Family

Snow White

Snow White comes to Blackburn!

Wed 10th Dec to
Wed 31st Dec
Concert Hall
 
Family
Peppa Pig

Peppa Pig

Come and join Peppa and her friends for another all-singing, all-dancing adventure full of songs, games and muddy puddles!

Tue 23rd Sep 1.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Comedy
Paul Daniels

Paul Daniels

A brand new show where he performs a selection of his favourite magic and a number of new tricks never performed in public before. An evening full of comedy, magic, and of course the lovely Debbie McGee.

Thu 25th Sep 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Music
Funeral for a Friend

Funeral for a Friend

Over the course of a decade, Funeral For A Friend has changed British rock music forever.

Fri 26th Sep 7.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Music
FNL! Blackburn

FNL! Blackburn

Friday Night Live. FNL Free live music in Blackburn town centre venues

Fri 26th Sep to
Fri 3rd Oct
Blakeys Café Bar
 
Club Nights
Soul Night Out

Soul Night Out

Keeping the groove going with the best in Northern Soul and all of today’s best Modern Soul, always with a top DJ line-up

Sat 27th Sep 9.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Comedy
Robert Newman’s New Theory of Evolution

Robert Newman’s New Theory of Evolution

Comedian, journalist, novelist and activist Rob Newman makes a hotly anticipated return to comedy with his first complete show in 7 years.

Thu 2nd Oct 8.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Comedy
George’s Comedy Club

George’s Comedy Club

George’s Comedy Club runs on the first Friday of every month! Book early – it always sells out!!!

Fri 3rd Oct to
Fri 6th Mar
Windsor Suite
 
Music
Quadrophenia Night with special guest Danny Mahon

Quadrophenia Night with special guest Danny Mahon

A Club Night, Live Gig, theme night & tribute to the iconic move Quadrophenia!

Sat 4th Oct 9.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Music
Blackburn Blues, Rhythm & Rock Festival 4

Blackburn Blues, Rhythm & Rock Festival 4

The 4th Annual Blackburn Blues,Rhythm and Rock Festival, with ‘Stray’ + more to be announced …

Sun 5th Oct 2.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Other Events
The Lady Boys Of Bangkok

The Lady Boys Of Bangkok

An inferno of fun & frolics!

Mon 6th Oct 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
Happy Mondays

Happy Mondays

Happy Mondays headline FAC 51 The Hacienda’s return to Blackburn as The Hacienda takes over King George’s Hall, accompanied by Chicago House pioneer, Marshall Jefferson, Graeme Park, Jon Dasilva, Peter Hook, and Herbie Saccani.

Fri 10th Oct 7.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Club Nights
Mecca

Mecca

Soul, Motown and Funk Classics

Sat 11th Oct to
Sat 13th Dec
Blakeys Café Bar
 
Classical
BBC Philharmonic

BBC Philharmonic

The BBC Philharmonic make their debut in the Blackburn Classics Series with Tchaikovsky’s mighty Fourth Symphony.

Fri 17th Oct 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
Spear of Destiny

Spear of Destiny

To coincide with their new album release Spear of Destiny bring their current tour to King George’s Hall.

Sat 18th Oct 8.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Regular Events
Indoor Car Boot Sale

Indoor Car Boot Sale

Indoor Car Boot Sale

Sun 19th Oct to
Sun 16th Nov
Concert Hall
 
Music
Wheatus

Wheatus

Teenage Dirtbags Wheatus head to Blackburn!

Mon 20th Oct 7.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Regular Events
Afternoon Variety Show

Afternoon Variety Show

FREE tea/coffee & biscuits at interval included in ticket price!

Wed 22nd Oct to
Wed 25th Mar
Windsor Suite
 
Music
Heaven 17 and Blancmange – The Tour of Synthetic Delights

Heaven 17 and Blancmange – The Tour of Synthetic Delights

Heaven 17 & Blancmange head out together on tour for the first time ever with ‘The Tour of Synthetic Delights’

Sat 25th Oct 7.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Club Nights
Club Tropicana

Club Tropicana

Let’s re-live the great times and reunite for one big party!!

Sat 25th Oct 11.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Family
Milkshake! Live 2

Milkshake! Live 2

Milkshake! returns to King George’s Hall with a brand new show!

Mon 27th Oct 1.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
Dig It – Halloween Special

Dig It – Halloween Special

YPS present Live Music for the U20′s featuring local established and new bands.

Wed 29th Oct 6.00pm
Blakeys Café Bar
 
Opera and Dance
Nutcracker

Nutcracker

Audiences have the opportunity to catch one of Tchaikovsky’s world famous classical ballets, The Nutcracker, when the highly acclaimed Vienna Festival Ballet company returns to town.

Thu 30th Oct 7.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
Courteeners

Courteeners

Courteeners return to Blackburn on their huge countrywide tour this autumn to promote their just-released fourth album Concrete Love

Mon 3rd Nov 7.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Other Events
Hall Tour

Hall Tour

Enjoy a behind-the-scenes tour of King George’s Hall

Thu 6th Nov 10.30am
Concert Hall
 
Comedy
Tom Stade

Tom Stade

Comedy Store Management proudly presents Tom Stade – Decisions, Decisions

Thu 6th Nov 8.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Music
The Clone Roses

The Clone Roses

The Clone Roses are the closest thing you will find to recreate the look and sound of the original Stone Roses shows.

Sat 8th Nov 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Music
The Wedding Present

The Wedding Present

The Wedding Present plays Watusi and other songs.

Wed 12th Nov 7.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Music
**CANCELLED** Let’s Hang On

**CANCELLED** Let’s Hang On

Let’s Hang On

The Music of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons

Fri 14th Nov 12.00am
Concert Hall
 
Classical
The Hallé

The Hallé

The Hallé present a programme influenced by war including Sibelius’ patriotic Fifth Symphony.

Fri 14th Nov 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
Steve Strange & Electro ’80s

Steve Strange & Electro ’80s

Steve Strange is an iconic figure of the ‘80s. A true pioneer and one of the original new romantics.

Fri 14th Nov 8.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Music
The Lancashire Hotpots

The Lancashire Hotpots

The Hotpots are back on tour with their eighth album and are ready to raise the roof once more with a fun evening of musical merriment and good times.

Sat 15th Nov 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Other Events
Paul Hollywood Live

Paul Hollywood Live

TV’s baking star Paul Hollywood is returning with his hugely successful live show in the autumn of 2014

Fri 21st Nov 8.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott

Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott

Due to phenomenal demand Paul Heaton & Jacqui Abbott return to Blackburn on their upcoming autumn tour.

Mon 24th Nov 7.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Comedy
Frank Skinner – Man In A Suit

Frank Skinner – Man In A Suit

Frank Skinner returns to the hall with his critically acclaimed new stand-up tour ‘Man In A Suit.

Wed 26th Nov 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Other Events
Psychic Sally : On The Road

Psychic Sally : On The Road

Star of Sky Living’s Psychic Sally On The Road, Britain’s favourite TV psychic, Sally Morgan, returns with her outstanding 2014 nationwide tour.

Thu 27th Nov 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Comedy
Jimmy Carr

Jimmy Carr

Jimmy Carr returns with his new tour Funny Business

Fri 28th Nov 8.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
True Order & Urban Empire

True Order & Urban Empire

Restless Natives S C present True Order & Urban Empire + DJs & late bar.

Sat 29th Nov 8.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Music
Banned From Utopia

Banned From Utopia

The music of Frank Zappa, Banned From Utopia, by his original musicians.

Sat 6th Dec 7.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Other Events
Christmas Party Nights

Christmas Party Nights

Christmas Party Nights 2014

Fri 12th Dec to
Sat 13th Dec
Windsor Suite
 
Classical
The Hallé

The Hallé

Former Principal Conductor Stanislaw Skrowaczewski is a much-loved Hallé institution and he returns to conduct music particularly close to his heart.

Fri 30th Jan 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Family
American Wrestling

American Wrestling

A Great family night out.

Sat 7th Feb 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Comedy
Del Boy & Rodney – The Dinner Show

Del Boy & Rodney – The Dinner Show

Enjoy a 3-course meal in the company of ‘Only Fools & Horses’  Del Boy, Rodney & Uncle Albert. Derek Trotter, The Crème Brulee of Peckham , is your host for the evening.

Fri 27th Feb 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Opera and Dance
Rigoletto

Rigoletto

Rigoletto is one of Verdi’s best-loved masterpieces.This is an opportunity for opera lovers to see Rigoletto as never before with an established and long standing Russian theatre company.

Thu 5th Mar 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Family
Chinese New Year Extravaganza

Chinese New Year Extravaganza

A unique and exciting show of cultural display featuring a team of performers from China displaying an array of amazing kung fu and acrobatic skills. 

Sun 15th Mar 1.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Comedy
Patrick Monahan

Patrick Monahan

Brand new, energetically witty and charming family show from the Irish/Iranian festival favourite Patrick Monahan. Expect plenty of playful audience interaction from this loveable Teessider.

Fri 20th Mar 8.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Classical
Manchester Camerata

Manchester Camerata

Join Manchester Camerata at King George’s Hall for a celebration of string works from the Classical and Romantic eras.

Fri 27th Mar 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
Talon – The Best Of The Eagles

Talon – The Best Of The Eagles

Now in their eighteeenth year together Talon have been recognised by the ‘Agents Association of Great Britain’ as the ‘OFFICIAL UK No. 1’ Eagles tribute show. Back by popular demand!

Sat 9th May 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Classical
The Hallé

The Hallé

Jamie Phillips, the Hallé’s youngest ever Assistant Conductor, takes to the podium for Rachmaninov’s magnificent Second Symphony.

Sat 16th May 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Comedy
Milton Jones and The Temple Of Daft

Milton Jones and The Temple Of Daft

An evening in the company of an idiot. Or is he? Yes he is. Only come if you like jokes though. If not you’ll be cross.

Thu 21st May 8.00pm
Concert Hall