Events

Please note that you may need to purchase tickets for some of the events below. 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 www.visitblackburn.co.uk or contact Blackburn Visitor Centre tel: 01254 688040/ email: visit@blackburn.gov.uk

There is also a special list attached with all the Borough’s events for International Women’s Day 4th -12th March 2017.

Blackburn Town Centre:

4th – 12th March: Various Events for International Women’s Day.  See separate list or http://www.visitblackburn.co.uk/whats-on  

Until 15th April 2017: Soul is Form: Books Printed in England from the Hart Collection, Blackburn Museum & Art Gallery, Wednesday – Saturday 12 – 4.45pm

Until 29th April: Contemplating a Legacy Exhibition, Works in Print by Julia M Swarbrick, Blackburn Museum & Art Gallery, Wednesday – Saturday 12 -4.45pm

Until 15th July: India’s Gateway: Gujarat, Mumbai & Britain, Exhibition at Blackburn Museum & Art Gallery, Wednesday to Saturday 12 -4.45pm

7th March: Guided Tour of Blackburn Cathedral 2pm

7th & 8th March: The 12th Blackburn with Darwen Schools Celebration of Dance, King Georges Hall 6.30pm

7th March: Blackburn Film Club “8 ½” The Bureau, Victoria St. 7.30pm

8th March: Lunchtime Recital by Nigel Morris from St Chads RC Cathedral, Birmingham, at Blackburn Cathedral 1pm

9th March: The Dub Pistols, Blakeys Café Bar, King Georges Hall, 7.30pm

9th March: Friends of Blackburn Museum Talk “The History of Blackburn Rovers” by Colin Brindle. Blackburn Museum & Art Galley 7pm

9th March: Drink & Draw, Underwater themed, The Bureau, Victoria St. 6.30pm

10th March: India’s Gateway, Cotton Connections Lunchtime Talk, Blackburn Museum & Art Galley 12 noon

11th March: Found In Blackburn Exhibition, at various town centre venues including The Bureau, Blackburn Museum & Town Hall Square. 10am -4pm

11th March: 3D Print your own USB stick, The Making Rooms, Exchange St. 10am (Booking Required)

11th March: Get Crafty, Blackburn Museum & Art Gallery 12 -4pm

15th March: Lunchtime Recital by Charles Edmondson from Grange Over Sands, at Blackburn Cathedral 1pm

16th March: ArtSpace, the Bureau, Victoria St. 6.30pm

16th March: St Patrick’s Day Evening, Scholars Restaurant, Blackburn College (01254 664642 to book)

17th March: John Power, Blakeys Café Bar, King Georges Hall 7.30pm

17th March: The Hero Light by Dominic Kelly, St Patricks Day Special, The Bureau, Victoria St. 7pm

18th & 19th March: Get Scientific with Art, part of British Science Week, The Bureau, Victoria St. 11am – 5pm

18th March: Get Crafty, Blackburn Museum & Art Gallery 12 -4pm

18th March: Elgar “The Dream of Gerontius”, Blackburn Music Society, Blackburn Cathedral 7.30pm

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