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BwD events – w/c 2nd September 2019

Here’s the list of events in & around Blackburn & Darwen from Monday, 2nd September 2019 to Sunday, 8th September 2019.

Please note that you may need to purchase tickets for some of the events below. To avoid disappointment, please contact the venues to make sure that there are still tickets/places available if you are planning to attend any of the events below. For more information see our web site or contact Blackburn Visitor Centre tel: 01254 688040/ email:

Blackburn Town Centre:
Until 14th September: Industrialised: Art in Manufacturing, Blackburn Museum & Art Gallery 12noon -4:45pm (Wednesday – Saturday 12 -4.45pm)
4th Sept: Lunchtime Recital, with William Fielding from Hampton Court Palace, at Blackburn Cathedral 1pm
4th Sept: ArtBurn, The Making Rooms 4.30pm – 6.30pm
6th Sept: Georges Comedy Club, Windsor Suite, King Georges Hall 8pm
6th & 7th Sept: Confessional Festival, Holy Trinity Church, Mount Pleasant (Friday 6pm –midnight/ Saturday 2pm – Midnight) Tickets 07866 545964
7th Sept: Blackburn Artisan Market, Ainsworth St. 10am – 4pm
7th Sept: Printmaking Workshop with Julia Swarbrick – Linocutting with The Columbian Press, Blackburn Museum & Art Gallery, 10am -4pm (booking 07930 374512)
7th Sept: ‘Get Crafty’ Arts & Crafts Session, Blackburn Museum & Art Gallery 12noon -4pm
7th Sept: DUBMinistry “The Return”, The Bureau Centre for the Arts, Penny St. 9pm -3am

Darwen Town Centre: 
4th Sept: Afternoon Variety Show, Darwen Library Theatre 2pm
6th Sept: An Evening with Jimmy White, Darwen Library Theatre 7.30pm
6th Sept: Last Night at the Proms Concert, St. Peter’s Church 7.30pm
7th Sept: Comedy at Darwen Library Theatre 8pm

Other Events around the Borough:
2nd Sept: Monday Variety Show, Blackburn Empire Theatre 2pm
4th Sept: Guided Tour, Turton Tower 1pm – 3pm

5th Sept: Centre Remember Rovers Directors Guest Lounge Jack Walker Stand 10.30am-12noon
5th Sept: Wedding Feast Experience, Wellbeing Farm, Edgworth 7pm
6th Sept: The Opera Boys, Blackburn Empire Theatre 7.30pm
7th Sept: Trash & Treasure, The Barlow, Edgworth 10am -1pm
7th Sept: Blackburn Hawks v Widnes Wild, Blackburn Ice Arena 6pm
7th Sept: The History of Queen starring Magic, Blackburn Empire Theatre 7.30pm

We try our best to keep up to date with what’s going on around the Borough but if you know of any other events please let us know so that we can add them to our listings. If you know of anyone else who would like to receive our weekly updates please email us their details: