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Care Home Open Day 2019
Date: 28th June 2019
Details:  Friday 28th June

Care Home Open Day is now in its 7th year. It encourages homes to open their doors to celebrate a different theme each year, with a few key values at its heart: friendship, making connections and celebrating older and vulnerable people.

This year’s theme, Celebrating Arts in Care, aims to demonstrate how care homes are creative communities.
Venue:  See website for participating homes in Wigan Borough
Website:  Click to visit

Mostly Autumn
Date: 28th June 2019
Details:  Winners of Best Track 2017 (Sight of Day) and best female vocalist 2017 (Olivia Sparnenn-Josh) in the CRS awards 2017, Mostly Autumn have built their fan base through the old-fashioned, but highly effective, way of playing live at every opportunity. Counted amongst the top 100 best prog bands of all time, their musical palette is diverse. and while they draw on influences from the golden age of seventies’ rock, they have developed their own unique sound and style that both captures some of the essence of that heady era and yet looks forward into the future. Showcasing their latest album White Rainbow – described as an emotional masterpiece!

*Please Note – Under 18s must be accompanied by an adult and seated on the balcony.

Doors: 7:30pm

Tickets: £14

For further information and to book tickets, please call The Citadel Box Office on 01744 762300 or email us at info@citadel.org.uk

You can also book online by visiting our website at www.citadel.org.uk
Venue:  The Citadel
Waterloo Street
St Helens
WA10 1PX
Website:  Click to visit

LANKYKATS - Hot Kats Rocking
Date: 4th July 2019
Details:  Thursdays are rock days... with a little bit of Rock 'n Roll Magic for Quid..


Raffles and top prizes..
£1 otd

Venue:  Venue: The Live Lounge
The Standish Unity Club
Cross Street
01257 424006
Website:  Click to visit

Mamma Mania - Abba Tribute Party Night
Date: 6th July 2019
Details:  Mamma Mania are one of the best Abba tributes around. With their stunning vocals and truly amazing stage presence; they really do steal the show.
Event includes: 4 course meal, disco with DJ & bar service

Arrival time is 7.30pm, music, dancing and bar service goes on until 1am

Tickets must be purchased prior to the event
Venue:  DW Stadium
Loire Drive
Robin Park
01942 770455
Website:  Click to visit

The Simon and Garfunkel Story at The Edge
Date: 6th July 2019
Details:  Saturday 6th July, 7.30pm

(50th Anniversary Tour)

Direct from its success at London’s Lyric Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue, a SOLD OUT Worldwide tour and standing ovations at every performance, The Simon & Garfunkel Story is coming to The Edge! Using huge projection photos, original film footage and a full live band performing all the hits including 'Mrs Robinson', 'Cecilia', 'Homeward Bound' and many more.

"Fantastic” - Elaine Paige, BBC Radio 2.
"Authentic and Exciting” - The Stage

This performance is suitable for 16+

£26.40 ( £24.00 ticket price + £2.40 fees)
Venue:  The Edge, Riveredge, Wigan WN3 5AB
Website:  Click to visit

Wigan Community Day
Date: 6th July 2019
Details:  Saturday 6th July, 10am - 4pm

Come and find out what is happening in your town!

Learn about local community groups and charities. Find out how to get involved. Have some fun. Try something new. Enjoy the all-day entertainment on the big stage.

Sponsored and organised by Wigan Rotary Club
Venue:  Standishgate, Wigan Town Centre
Website:  Click to visit

Guide Dogs Summer Fete
Date: 7th July 2019
Details:  Sunday 7th July, 11am - 3pm

Our Summer Fete 2019 celebrates 10 years at Atherton. Join us for a fun family day out including a pet dog show, dog agility and guide dog displays. There will be stalls to browse, refreshments, children’s entertainment, and much more!
Venue:  Guide Dogs NW Centre, Gibfield Park Ave, Atherton M46 0SU
Website:  Click to visit

The Jazz Planets
Date: 11th July 2019
Details:  Opening night of Wigan's 34th International Jazz Festival.
Pete Long leads the Echoes of Ellington Orchestra through his arrangements of Holst's Planet Suite. This will be Pete's humorous but beautifully constructed tribute to two masters of music. There is also late night jazz from 11-1.00a.m. with Keith Rae trio free to those attending the earlier concert.
Tickets £27.50 from justaddtickets.co.uk
8.00 p.m. start
Venue:  New Festival venue at Village on the Green, Aspull which will create an intimate nightclub feel.
Free parking.
Website:  Click to visit

Wigan International Jazz Festival
Date: 11th July 2019
Details:  The 34th Festival from 11th to 14th July.
See top quality full lineup on our website.

Early Bird Rover tickets are available at a 40% discount from full gig prices until January 31st from justaddtickets
Venue:  The Village on the Green, Woods Road, Aspull.

This is our new home for 2019 and we look forward to great support. If you're interested in sponsorship, contact Peter Fletcher mingus11@hotmail.com and he will send you details.
Website:  Click to visit

Wigan International Jazz Festival
Date: 11th July 2019
Details:  The jazz festival is now owned,financed and delivered by The Music Continuum CIC which hopes to establish a solid base to ensure its continued high profile and international reputation as one of the leading festivals in Europe. We depend on the generosity of sponsors to assist us with this venture and any potential sponsors can contact Peter Fletcher 07848 818276 to discuss further.

The opening night of the 34th festival features Pete Long with the Echoes of Ellington Orchestra playing his own arrangements of Holst's Planets in the style of The Duke. This cd was voted the best jazz album of 2018 by the Sunday Times and has only been played live on a few occasions to date.
Pete is an old favourite of the Wigan festival and will bring his own brand of humour to pull the music together with a great band, to celebrate two great composers from different musical worlds.
Tickets are a bargain at £27.50
Start time 8.00p.m.
There is also late night jazz from 11-1.00a.m. with Keith Rae trio, free to those attending the earlier concert.
Venue:  Village on the Green at Aspull is the new home of the festival, providing a more intimate, night club feel to the gigs.
Free parking too!
Please visit our website for full details.
Website:  Click to visit

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