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There are currently 48 events in 5 pages.

Chonkinfeckle at the Bailiff Bar
Date: 8th December 2019
Details:  Chonkinfeckle's penultimate gig!

Also on the Bill is Joe Astley

Chonkinfeckle kick off proceedings! The lads who shot to national fame when their song, ĎIím from Wigan meí became the official anthem of Wigan Athleticís F.A. Cup 2014 campaign serenade with true stories of everyday life of coming from a Northern town including work, drinking, wives, and of course the dear children!
They've had the pleasure of sharing the same stage with the likes of Russell Watson, The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain, Buzz Hawkins & The Bradshaws, Jon Culshaw, Mike Sweeney, Ted Robbins as well as having their music featured on BBC, ITV, Channel and Sky-TV, also national and local radio.

A little later on we'll be joined by fantastic local singer-songwriter Joe Astley.
Joe's upbeat and energetic style of performance covers music spanning six decades, embodying the spirit of rock 'n' roll for hours at a time with a vast range of songs on request.

Approximate Sunday stage times:

Chonkinfeckle: 5:30pm - 6:15pm | 6:45pm - 7:30pm
Venue:  Bailiff Bar
King Street West
Wigan

Kittywake Santa Cruise
Date: 8th December 2019
Details:  Boarding at Poetry Steps (Pier Garden), Wigan Pier. Please contact the office for a map.
LIMITED SPACE (SELLING FAST)

Adults receive

1 Hour Cruise
Interactive Pantomime
A Glass of either Mulled wine or Hot Vimto
A Sweet Treat
Ticketed Children receive:

1 Hour Cruise
Interactive Pantomime
A Cup Drink
A Sweet Treat
Letter to Santa
Santa's luggage Check List
Meet with Santa
Gift from Santa himself
Venue:  Kittywake Canal Cruises - Wigan Pier
Website:  Click to visit

Open Mic
Date: 8th December 2019
Details:  Poetry - Vocalists - Comedians - Musicians...

Take the mic and share your talents with us!

Sunday's 9pm-11pm | Hosted by Calvin Snape | Free Entry
Venue:  The Boulevard
19 Wallgate
Wigan
WN1 1LD
Website:  Click to visit

Samaritans Santa Stroll
Date: 8th December 2019
Details:  Sunday 8th December, 10am

Join us for a festive 7K family walk around the wonderful Haigh Woodland Park, raising funds for The Samaritans Of Wigan.

Everyone who registers will receive a Santa suit to wear, which can be picked up one week prior to the event at Samaritans Office, 73 Dicconson Street, Wigan, WN1 2AT. All registrations are non-refundable.

Cost: £10.00 + £1.37 fee (Under 3s go free)

It's not a race, but about having fun and building a kinder community. Thanks for helping to make a difference, your support is greatly appreciated.
Venue:  Haigh Woodland Park
School Lane
Wigan
WN2 1PE
Website:  Click to visit

Wiganís Christmas Dash
Date: 8th December 2019
Details:  Sunday 8th December at 11am

Plans are in full swing for the 7th year of our Santa Dash in Wigan. Come and run, jog or walk the festive 5k family fun run in the great surroundings of Mesnes Park.

Entry includes Santa suit, turkey sandwich, mince pie, mulled wine or water and free water whilst taking part.

Join us with 102.4 Wish fm and let's fill the park with Santas!

Online entry is now open.
Venue:  Mesnes Park, Wigan
Website:  Click to visit

Adult Christmas Cruises
Date: 11th December 2019
Details:  The perfect early christmas gift or a night to relax with loved ones before the drama and rush of christmas!

Your ticket includes a festive 1hour 30minute evening cruise down the Leeds & Liverpool Canal. Our professional and friendly crew will be offering table service for you and your guests while you enjoy either a cheese board with selection of cheeses and crackers, a pot of chutney and a pot of butter, garnished with grapes and finished with a glass of our House Wine or A delicious Hot steak Pie served with gravy, Mushy Peas a barm and a deliciously cold Kittywake Ale!

Disabled access available for wheelchairs any anyone unsteady on their feet.

Boarding at The Pier Garden Wigan Pier (site where the old pier nightclub used to stand)
Venue:  Kittywake Canal Cruises
Website:  Click to visit

5,000 Lights at The Hospice
Date: 12th December 2019
Details:  Thursday 12th December, 6pm - 8pm

This year we are filling our gardens with magical Christmas Trees!

There will be Open Evenings for 5000 Lights on December 12th & 17th in return for a donation.

Refreshments including mulled wine, hot chocolate and mince pies will be on sale and there will be some stalls selling Christmas cards and gifts.

If you'd like to buy a Christmas Tree, which comes with a personalised plaque, please contact us 01942 525566.
Venue:  Wigan and Leigh Hospice, Kildare Street, Hindley, WN2 3HZ
Website:  Click to visit

Smartphone Pub Quiz
Date: 12th December 2019
Details:  No pens, no paper, no cheating!

There is a limited number of tablets available for those who don't have a smartphone.

1st Prize - Minimum £30 cash guaranteed - the more teams that play, the bigger the prize. The average amount for 1st prize is £66!

Various consolation prizes.

Plus everybody that pays £1 extra to play with 'Robs Balls' in the bonus game could win £100 cash.

Thursday's, 8:30pm | £2 entry per person
Venue:  The Boulevard
19 Wallgate
Wigan
WN1 1LD
Website:  Click to visit

Speedquiz - Free to Play - 1st Prize £100 Cash
Date: 12th December 2019
Details:  Calvin Snape - our new Speedquiz host will be hosting 4 consecutive mega quizzes to celebrate Christmas & the New Year.

Each of the 4 quizzes will be free to enter with a 1st prize of £100 cash!

2nd, 3rd and last place will also receive a prize...

This weeks prizes are:
£100 Cash | Zymurgorium Sweet Violet Gin |
Celebrations | Pringles

Each player in the leading team at the end of each round will receive a free drink and can choose from either half a pint of any draught product or a single house spirit with mixer.

Plus everybody who pays £1 to play the bonus ball game after the quiz will be in for a chance of winning the usual £100 cash.

Mega Quiz Dates:
December 12th & 19th | January 2nd & 9th

Limited number of tablets available for those that do not have or do not wish to use their own smart device.

No more than 6 players per team.
Venue:  The Boulevard
19 Wallgate
Wigan
WN1 1LD
Website:  Click to visit

Chonkinfeckle - The FINAL gig!
Date: 14th December 2019
Details:  After 10 years, the Chonkinfeckle guys are calling it a day.

This is their last ever show, and it aims to be a belter!

Part of a funday / fundraiser for Autism, expect all the Chonkinfeckle fun, plus more acts, live music and more surprises!
Venue:  Charnley Arms
Almond Brook Road
Standish
Nr Wigan
Website:  Click to visit

 
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