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New for 2018 Christmas Market

New for 2018 Christmas Market

in Blackburn's Cathedral Square

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

Friends of Blackburn Museum and Art Gallery Monthly Talk

Blackburn Exchange Square and Other Urban Projects

Blackburn Exchange Square and Other Urban Projects - An illustrated talk by Stephen Broadbent, the designer of Exchange Square as it is now, taking...

Re:Fresh presents Christmas in the Park

Christmas in the Park

Blackburn with Darwen Re:fresh team presents Christmas in the Park at Witton Park on Sunday, 16th December 2018 1pm – 3pm Santa will arrive on...

Blackburn Cathedrals' New Year's Eve "Champagne" Concert

New Year’s Eve “Champagne” Concert

A ‘Cello-Bration’ for New Year’s Eve! Music for ‘cello(s) and piano. See in the New year in style with an hour of entertaining...

Latest News

December 2018

November 2018

October 2018


    Bumper Festive Calendar with Christmas Market, Parades and Dashing Santas

    Blackburn with Darwen Council in partnership...

  • Transport and Parking in Blackburn and Darwen
  • Blackburn & Darwen Town Centre Maps to download