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.
Drawing the Victorians -Victorian inspired life drawing for all the family at Blackburn Museum and Art Gallery on Saturday, 25th October 2014....
ELIO PACE performs THE BILLY JOEL SONGBOOK Following on from his highly-acclaimed New York and Philadelphia, Billy Joel 'Original Touring...
Go large for this family drawing activity on a BIG scale inspired by Blackburn Museum and Art Gallery’s own Victorian Gallery. Wednesday, 29th...
- 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.
- Drawing the Victorians - Big Draw 2014 25/10/2014Drawing the Victorians -Victorian inspired life drawing for all the family at Blackburn Museum and Art Gallery on Saturday, 25th October 2014. With silly poses and fun games with prizes!
- 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.