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Welcome to Lancaster

What's on

See below for selected highlights of events taking place throughout the district in 2016. Please use the search box at the top right hand corner of this page to browse all events.

Most events are family friendly and include the ever-captivating outdoor promenade theatre production staged by the Dukes in Williamson Park during the summer months; the fantastic sounds of the Lancaster Music Festival in October which offers everything from soul to ska and rock to reggae; and the amazing light installations and stunning fireworks of Light Up Lancaster in November.

For other local and community events and classes please see the What’s On page on Lancaster City Council’s website.

This Month

Stories at The Storey True Story Open Mic Night

Stories at The Storey True Story Open Mic Night

Lies, deceit, fake news, half-truths, honesty, fiction and myth; Stories at the Storey is...

Butcher's Block Night

Butcher's Block Night

Countrystyle are celebrating everything good about their butchers with a delicious menu showcasing...

Sparkling Wines & Champagne Wine Tasting

Sparkling Wines & Champagne Wine Tasting

The French arguably make the best sparkling wine in the world – Champagne, but their new world...

Wriggly Gallery: Dancing in Play

Wriggly Gallery: Dancing in Play

An exciting and accessible dance workshop specially designed for children ages 2-5 with and without...

Naomi Kruger Lancaster Launch

Naomi Kruger Lancaster Launch

Join North West Literary Arts in celebrating their very own Naomi Kruger's launch of May, a story...

First World War Centenary Events

First World War Centenary Events

Commemorative World War One events taking place across the Lancaster District.

Lancaster Arts

Lancaster Arts

Lancaster Arts is an award winning arts organisation championing performance and participation at...

Lancaster International Concerts

Lancaster International Concerts

Jan - Dec 2017 Now in its 45th year, the programme of concerts offers a varied diet of music...

Harry Potter: A History of Magic

Harry Potter: A History of Magic

Until September 16 2018, visitors will be able to discover fascinating facts about the History of...

Woodwell, Silverdale - Paintings, Drawings and Objects by Ian Gardner

Woodwell, Silverdale - Paintings, Drawings and Objects by Ian Gardner

British visual artist and renowned water-colourist Ian Gardner launches his latest collection of...

The Damned United

The Damned United

24 - 25 Apr - Adapted from David Peace’s brilliant and ingenious novel, The Damned United takes you...

Hot Offers

  1. Dukes Theatre and Cinema

    Dukes Theatre and Cinema

    The Dukes - a vibrant cultural centre, bar, gallery and theatre in...

  2. Williamson Park - Ashton Memorial and Butterfly House

    Williamson Park - Ashton Memorial and Butterfly House

    Discounted entry to the Mini-beast centre and Butterfly House at...

  3. The Festival Market

    The Festival Market

    Various offers available:

    The Wool and Haberdashery Stall - 10% off...

  4. Carnforth Station Heritage Centre

    Carnforth Station Heritage Centre

    VISIT card special offer at Carnforth Station Heritage Centre -10%...

  5. Morecambe Visitor Information Centre

    Morecambe Visitor Information Centre

    10% discount on gifts, books and maps when you show your VISIT card (offer...

  6. Lancaster Charter Market

    Lancaster Charter Market

    Enchanted Jewellery - handmade glass beaded jewellery, bags, hats scarves...

  7. Lancaster Canal Boats

    Lancaster Canal Boats

    Free hot drink on board Kingfisher on production of your Visit Card. Click...

  8. The Borough - Pub/Inn

    The Borough - Pub/Inn

    2 for 1 comedy club tickets
    The Borough Bar and Restaurant, Dalton Square,...

  9. Old Holly Farm

    Old Holly Farm

    One child half price with another paying child into the indoor soft play...

  10. Lancaster House Hotel

    Lancaster House Hotel

    Visit Card special offer
    Pick up your Visit Card from Lancaster or...

  11. Lancaster Brewery

    Lancaster Brewery

    Lancaster Brewery

    Whether you're a collector, a bargain hunter or a...

  12. Lancaster Visitor Information Centre

    Lancaster Visitor Information Centre

    10% discount on gifts, books and maps when you show your VISIT card (offer...

  13. The Centre @ Halton

    The Centre @ Halton

    20p off every hot drink in the coffee shop on presentation of the Visit...

  14. Pinocchio`s Traditional Toy Shop

    Pinocchio`s Traditional Toy Shop

    10% discount on everything with the VISIT card until further notice.

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