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The third National Festival of Making

The third National Festival of Making

will take place in Blackburn on Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th June 2019.

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.

Event Highlights

Summer Evening Nature Walk

Summer Evening Nature Walk

Summer Evening Nature Walk on Wednesday, 19th June 2019 from 19:00 - 21:00 A guided walk through Bold Venture Park with naturalist, David Winnard…

Sing-a-long-a The Greatest Showman

Sing-a-long-a The Greatest Showman

Sing-a-long-a The Greatest Showman – with lyrics on the screen so you can join in as loud and proud as you want at King Georges Hall on Sunday 23rd…

Russell Kane

Russell Kane

Russell Kane will be at King Georges Hall with his new tour show on Sunday 29th September 2019 at 8pm. He’s back. The keenly-awaited brand new…

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