What’s On in Blackburn from Monday, 10th December to Sunday, 16th December 2018.

Here’s our list of events in & around Blackburn from Monday, 10th December to Sunday, 16th December 2018.

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 the Visit Blackburn website or contact Blackburn Visitor Centre tel: 01254 688040/ email: visit@blackburn.gov.uk

Until 20th April 2019: Structures in Ceramics Exhibition, Blackburn Museum & Art Gallery (open Wed – Sat 12noon – 4.45pm)

Until 26th Jan 2019: Lee Smillie Exhibition, Blackburn Museum & Art Gallery (Open Wed – Sat 12noon – 4:45pm)

Until 24th Dec: Santa’s Workshop & Grotto, The Mall Blackburn (for opening times see  www.themall.co.uk/blackburn/)

Until 18th Dec: Annual Camera Exhibition, BBC Radio Lancashire, Darwen Street (Mon – Fri 9am -4pm)

Until 23rd Dec: Blackburn Christmas Markets, Cathedral Quarter 10.30am -6pm

Until 31st Dec: Sleeping Beauty, King George’s Hall, Various Times

10th Dec: Samba & Street Band Grooves, free community workshop in preparation for Festival of Light Parade, The Bureau Centre for the Arts 5.30pm -7.30pm

10th Dec: East Lancashire Hospice Light up a Life Carol Service, Blackburn Cathedral 7:30pm -9:30pm

11th Dec: The Snowman & The Bear and The Piano, Blackburn Cathedral 1:45pm, 4pm & 7pm

11th Dec: The Oddfellows, The Salvation Army, Vicar Street 12noon

13th Dec: Friends of Blackburn Museum Monthly Talk: Blackburn’s Fleming Square & Other Urban Projects, Blackburn Museum & Art Gallery 2pm

13th Dec: Late Night Shopping, The Mall (Open until 8pm)

14th -16th Dec: A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens, Blackburn Cathedral 7:30pm

14th Dec: Illuminated Community Dance Group Session, in preparation for the Festival of Light parade, The Bureau Centre for the Arts, 5.30pm -7.30pm

14th Dec: Thank God It’s Christmas Featuring QueenEsque, The Electric Church, Northgate 8pm

15th Dec: Salvation Army Band, Blackburn Market 10am -2pm

15th Dec: Blackburn People’s Choir, Blackburn Market 2:30pm -3pm & King William Street 3:30pm -4pm

15th Dec: Blackburn BID Community Carol Service, Blackburn Cathedral 3:30pm -4:30pm

15th Dec: Blackburn Festival of Light 2018 4:30pm -7pm

15th Dec: Blackburn Festival of Light: Lantern Parade, Ainsworth Street –Blackburn Town Hall 5pm -6pm

15th Dec: Blackburn Festival of Light: Light Installation, The Exchange, Town Hall Square 4pm -8pm

15th Dec: Julia Swarbrick Print Workshop, “Illuminated Prints”, Blackburn Museum & Art Gallery, 10am (07930 374512 to book)

15th Dec: The Bon Jovi Experience, King George’s Hall 7pm

15th Dec: ‘Get Crafty’ Art & Craft Sessions, Blackburn Museum & Art Gallery 12noon -4pm

16th Dec: Blackburn Market Open for Christmas: 10:30am -4:30pm

16th Dec: Real Deal Record & CD Fair, The Electric Church, Northgate 10:30am

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.

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