What’s on 21st September to 27th September 2015

Published Thursday 17 September 2015 at 9:16

Events in & around Blackburn & Darwen from Monday, 21st September 2015 to Sunday, 27th September 2015

To avoid disappointment, please contact the venues to make sure that there are still tickets/places available if you are planning to attend any of the events below. For more information see our web site or contact Blackburn Visitor Centre tel: 01254 688040/ email:

Blackburn Town Centre

  • 23rd Sept: Community Living Room, Photography Group, Blackburn Library 10am
  • 23rd Sept: Lunch Time Recital with Shaun Turnbull, Blackburn Cathedral 1pm
  • 23rd Sept: Steel Pan Band, Community Sessions, The Bureau 4pm
  • 24th Sept: Music Space, Community music ensemble, The Bureau 4.30pm
  • 25th Sept: Macmillan’s World’s Biggest Coffee Morning, Blackburn Library 10am
  • 25th Sept: Walk The Walk, Blackburn town walk, Meet Blackburn Visitor Centre 12.45pm
  • 25th Sept: The Hallé, Blackburn Classics, King Georges Hall 7.30pm, Pre Concert talk by Sir Mark Elder at 6.30pm
  • 25th Sept: Double Vision-YNOT Aspire Charity Dinner, Windsor Suite, King Georges Hall 8pm
  • 25th Sept: Blackburn Film Club, LGBT Film Festival at The Bureau, Victoria Street
    • LGBT themed open Art Exhibition 5.30pm
    • Screening of “I Killed Your Mother” 7.30pm
    • Performance from The Ascension 10pm
  • 26th Sept: Get Crafty, Blackburn Museum & Art Gallery 12 -4pm
  • 26th Sept: Get Involved, The Bureau, Victoria Street 11am -2pm
  • 26th Sept: Soul All Nighter, King Georges Hall 9pm to 7am
  • 26th – 27th Sept:  Eid in the Park Festival, Corporation Park 11am – 6pm
  • Until 14th Nov: Cotton To Gold, Extraordinary Collections of the Industrial North West, Blackburn Museum & Art Gallery
  • Until 30th Sept: Saving a Century, Victorian Architecture Photography Exhibition, Blackburn Library
  • Until 26th September: Cotton to Canvas, exhibition by Julia Swarbrick, Blackburn Museum (Wed – Sat 12 – 4.45pm)

Darwen Town Centre

  • 21st Sept: Community Living Room, Jewellery Making, Darwen Library 10am
  • 22nd Sept,23rd Sept,24th Sept: Paddy McGuinness, Darwen Library Theatre 7pm  ***SOLD OUT***
  • 25th Sept: Paddy McGuinness, Darwen Library Theatre 7pm
  • 26th Sept to 16th October: Exhibition by Darwen Days, Darwen Library
  • 26th Sept: Paddy McGuinness, Darwen Library Theatre 7pm
  • 26th Sept: Darwen Brass “A Night at the Movies” Darwen Library Theatre 7.30pm
  • Until 10th October: Leyland Artists Exhibition, Sunnyhurst Woods Visitor Centre, Thurs to Sunday (& Bank Hols) 1pm – 4.30pm

Other Events around the Borough:

  • 21st Sept: You’re Never too Old, Thwaites Empire Theatre 7.30pm
  • 22nd Sept: Community Living Room, Introduction to sewing, Mill Hill Community Centre 10am
  • 22nd – 26th Sept: Blackburn Arts Club: “Shakers –Re Stirred” Gibraltar Street Theatre 7.30pm
  • 23rd Sept: Cycle Rides from Witton Park Cycle Centre (
    • Towpath Trails (8 miles)   10am
    • Pedal Around The Park (2 hours) 1pm
    • Summer Family Cycle Ride (4 hours) 4pm
  • 24th Sept: Cycle Rides from Witton Park Cycle Centre (
    • Summer Family Cycle Ride (4 hours) 4pm
  • 25th  & 26th  Sept:  Theatre Talent Show, Thwaites Empire Theatre 7pm
  • 25th Sept: Cycle Rides from Witton Park Cycle Centre (
    • Towpath Trails (8 miles)   10.30am
    • Pedal Around The Park (2 hours) 1pm
  • 26th Sept: Night at the Museum Live “Confessional” music festival, Holy Trinity Church 12 noon to 12 midnight.
  • 27th Sept: Big Walkies Blackburn, Witton Park 10am

We try our best to keep up to date with what’s going on around the Borough but if you know of any other events please let us know so that we can add them to our listings. If you know of anyone else who would like to receive our weekly updates please email us their details:

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