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Whats On

Whats On

...keep up to date with our comprehensive guide to events in & around Blackburn & Darwen.

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 / 669187 or keep up to date by joining our mailing list.

Event Highlights

Merry Hell

Merry Hell

Folk/Rock band Merry Hell will be performing at Darwen Library Theatre on Friday, 27th January 2017. Tickets: £8 advance/ £10 on door...

Thank Abba for the Music

Thank Abba for the Music

Thank Abba for the Music … Grab your platforms and flares for a journey back in time to when Abba dominated the charts and ruled the airwaves, at...

American Country Legends

Legends of American Country Music -Direct from Ireland

Direct from Ireland The Legends of American Country Show at Thwaites Empire Theatre on 9th February 2017 at 7.30pm. Tickets £18.00  The Legends...

  • Thumbnail for January Family Fun January Family Fun 21/01/2017Join Blackburn with Darwen Re:Fresh Team in Witton Country Park for a Free Family Fun event based on the wonderful children's book 'The Tale of Peter Rabbit'. Please remember to wrap up warm & bring your wellies!
  • Thumbnail for Merry Hell Merry Hell 27/01/2017Folk/Rock band Merry Hell will be performing at Darwen Library Theatre on Friday, 27th January 2017. Tickets: £8 advance/ £10 on door. 
  • Thumbnail for Legends of American Country Music -Direct from IrelandLegends of American Country Music -Direct from Ireland 09/02/2017Direct from Ireland The Legends of American Country Show at Thwaites Empire Theatre on 9th February 2017 at 7.30pm. Tickets £18.00 
  • Thumbnail for Alexander O’NealAlexander O’Neal 10/02/201710 Feb - King Georges Hall presents one of RnB’s most iconic names Alexander O’Neal together with his nine piece all star band in celebration of his 1987 masterpiece hearsay. Doors open 7pm, Tickets: Advance £27.50 or on the door £30.00

Latest News

January 2017

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