Welcome to Blackburn & Darwen
Welcome to the official website guide to Blackburn and Darwen.
The borough is a vibrant, happening place to be with great food, good sport and a fashionable heritage as well as two town centres that are creative, entrepreneurial and entertaining places to be.
For more information contact Blackburn Visitor Centre 01254 688040 or keep up to date by joining our mailing list.
Go large for this family drawing activity on a BIG scale inspired by Blackburn Museum and Art Gallery’s own Victorian Gallery. Wednesday, 29th...
1st November 2014 Barry Mason was born in Wigan, and he has written for some of the world's greatest musical icons such as Tom Jones, Rod Stewart,,...
Monday 3rd November 2014 SOLD OUT Courteeners return to Blackburn on their huge countrywide tour this autumn to promote their just-released fourth...
- Their Story, Our Story: Resposes to Blackburn & Darwen in the Great War 07/06/2014Blackburn Museum and Art Gallery is working with students of Contemporary Textiles, Fashion and Interiors at University Centre at Blackburn College to produce an exhibition on themes of Conflict, Change and Memory.
- Big Draw 2014 29/10/2014Go large for this family drawing activity on a BIG scale inspired by Blackburn Museum and Art Gallery’s own Victorian Gallery. Wednesday, 29th October to Friday, 31st October 2014 12 - 4pm
- Barry Mason in Remember Delilah 01/11/2014One of the greatest song writers of all time is coming to Blackburn to support the fundraising team at the Empire Theatre. Barry Mason was born in Wigan and has written for some of the world's greatest musical icons. 7.30pm, Thwaites Theatre
- Courteeners 03/11/2014Courteeners return to Blackburn on their huge countrywide tour. SOLD OUT King Georges Hall 7pm. Tickets £19.50 U14s must be accompanied by an adult. On Sale Friday 29th August 2014 – 9am
There will be plenty of spooktacular activities for your little ghouls and goblins this half-term at The Mall Blackburn.
Visitors to this year’s Christmas lights switch in Blackburn will be seeing double !
X factor twins Jedward...
Saturday 6th December, Old Town Hall, Blackburn BB1 7DY
11am – 4pm
Blackburn town centre will be hosting a...
The UK’s largest independent music retailer, Head, is opening its sixth store in The Mall Blackburn in mid-October.