The weekend is fast approaching and if you are looking for something to do you’ve come to the right place. There’s a range of exciting events happening in Lancashire this weekend, to make it easy we’ve put together a list of some of them but if you’re still struggling for ideas why not head over to our events guide, which is free to view here.

Wink Wink 
The Whitaker

A new exhibition at The Whitaker celebrating queer lived experience. Curated by Garth Gratix, the artists include Harold Offeh, Ro Robertson, SHARP,  and more. Sculpture, drawing, mixed media, textile and film are installed through The Whitaker engaging us with work that represents and abstracts identity.

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Dawn to Water: Quentin Blake at WWT Martin Mere

Reimagine the wonder of wetlands and nature through the eyes of the UK’s best loved illustrator. Collect an illustrated guide full of Quentin Blake’s drawings and journey around the wonderful wetland world this summer.  New seasonal trails will be launched later in the year, each with a different illustrated guide to collect and keep. A whole host of art and illustration activities are avialble aimed at all ages and abilities, with new events and activities to enjoy throughout the year.

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Thank you for the music 
Burnley Mechanics Theatre

Calling all Dancing Queens, this is your night to say, Thank you for the Music! This international smash-hit tribute show brings all ABBA's number one hits to the stage in a production like no other. The hugely popular show, now in its 20th year, combines the unmistakable harmonies, colourful costumes, and dazzling performances by our all-star cast.

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Lancashire Science Festival 
University of Central Lancashire

Help shape young minds and nurture a passion for science, engineering, technology and mathematics. Join UCLAN for a  public day on Saturday 20 May and enjoy an unmissable programme of events.

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Grazing Boards in the Garden
Mytton Fold Hotel

Head to Mytton Fold Hotel this Saturday for Pick & Mix grazing boards in the garden – available to order throughout the day, from 12-9. Choose from a variety of individual boards, from £10 each, including Vegetarian Field Board, Mezze style Butchers Board and fish friendly 'From the Sea' Boar. Plus, there will be drinks offers available all day long, 

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Geology Rocks 
Clitheroe Castle Museum

Did you know that some rocks float? Which is the only rock that humans can eat? Meet the Geologists to find out more about the rocks and minerals we see and use every day. Challenge our experts by bringing your own rock for identification. There's lots of hands on family activities throughout the day.

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