1. Upcoming Events
  2. September
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  5. December
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  7. February
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  11. June
  12. July
  13. August
  1. Saturday 01 September

    Theatre in the Park presents Pride and Prejudice

    Experience a wonderful outdoor theatre performance in Astley Park’s Walled Garden of Pride and Prejudice.

  2. Sunday 02 September

    Triple C Contry Music Club

    This months artist is a welcome return from Jessica, who will be performaning in Astley Village Community Centre on Sunday 2 September. 

  3. Sunday 02 September

    Mayor's Charity Woodland Walk

    Join the Mayor of Chorley, Councillor Margaret Lees, for a four mile Woodland Walk from the Tree Face Café at Yarrow Valley Country Park to Duxbury Park Golf Course and back.

  4. Monday 03 September

    Last Tango in Whitby

    A funny play from Mike Harding about a pensioner’s coach trip to Whitby, where things are stirring.

  5. Friday 07 September


    Zentangle is described as a form of artistic meditation and you don’t need to be the next Van Gogh to do it.

  6. Friday 07 September

    Can't draw club

    Two solid hours of creative play through drawing, for grown-ups.

  7. Friday 07 September

    Wigan voices in Harmony

    A performance of fou​r part harmony and solos, including; Wizard of Oz medley, a medley of WW1 songs, contemporary, 60's hits and many more. ​

  8. Friday 07 September

    Mental Health Workshop for SMEs

    This practical workshop focuses on how owners and managers of small businesses (profit and non-profit) can look after their workforce - and themselves.

  9. Saturday 08 September

    70's and 80's Boogie Night

    Dress to impress and get ready to enjoy a themed evening of fantastic music. ​

  10. Saturday 08 September

    41st ​Mawdesley Show

    ​Do you want to put your creative skills to the test or do you have green fingers?

  11. Saturday 08 September

    Proms in Brass

    Chorley District Scouts present for the 26th consecutive year, the nationally renowned 2nd Rossendale Scout Band who perform their adaptation of the Proms in Brass.​

  12. Saturday 08 September

    Chorley and District Gardening Society Annual Flower Show

    Exhibits from non-members are welcome and there will be flowers, fruit, vegetables, confectionery, crafts and children's classes.

  13. Saturday 08 September

    Heskin Farmers Market and Craft Centre is rebranding

    We are excited to announce that after starting out 8 years ago as a farmers market with a few craft shops we have expanded so much across 3 barns with over 50 shops, we're changing our name to Heskin Hall Shopping Village.

  14. Sunday 09 September

    NT Live Julie

    BAFTA winner Vanessa Kirby leads the cast of this brand new production from the National Theatre.

  15. Monday 10 September

    Be food smart

    This session is based around the ‘Be Food Smart’ campaign from Change 4 Life. 

  16. Wednesday 12 September

    RSC Live: The Merry Wives of Windsor

    Down on his luck in the suburbs, John Falstaff plans to hustle his way to a comfortable retirement by seducing the wives of two wealthy men.

  17. Thursday 13 September

    Wedding and Beauty Show

    Our special event, Wedding and Beauty party night, is coming to the St Mary's function suite on Thursday 13 September.

  18. Thursday 13 September

    Can't draw club

    Two solid hours of creative play through drawing - for grown-ups.

  19. Saturday 15 September

    Chorley Silver Band

    Come along and listen to The Chorley Silver Band playing in St Laurence's Church. 

  20. Saturday 15 September

    Family fun day and rounders tournament

    Family fun day & rounders tournament to raise money for the cricket club.

  21. Saturday 15 September

    Mayor's Charity Lancashire Night

    Join the Mayor of Chorley, Councillor Margaret Lees, for an evening of northern humour and sing-a-long entertainment.

  22. Saturday 15 September

    Jon Culshaw

    Comedian and impressionist Jon Culshaw (from BBC Radio 4’s Dead Ringers) provides an evening of unscripted, unrehearsed, spontaneous comedy and conversation as politicians, sports personalities and celebrities old and new are all up for a roasting.

  23. Saturday 15 September

    September Coffee Morning

    On Saturday 15 September the Community Centre Trust will be holding a Coffee Morning between 10am-12pm at the Old School Community Centre on Charter Lane.

  24. Saturday 15 September

    Library Coffee Morning

    Come and relax with a coffee and a book, or find out more about The Friends of Chorley Library and all of the great events they run and support all year round.

  25. Saturday 15 September

    Harper's Lane Rec Opening Event

    After months of work to improve the play facilities it is now finished and we are having a community celebration day with local councillors and the Mayor of Chorley in attendance. 

  26. Tuesday 18 September

    Art in Adlington

    ​This popular independent art group starts its Autumn session today at Fairview Youth and Community Centre.

  27. Tuesday 18 September

    RSC Live The Merry Wives of Windsor

    ​Down on his luck in the suburbs, John Falstaff plans to hustle his way to a comfortable retirement by seducing the wives of two wealthy men. 

  28. Tuesday 18 September

    Chorley and District Gardening Society

    This session is on Extending the Planting Season. Speakers Sue Gillon and Marguerite Hughes have given lively and interactive gardening talks together for many years. 

  29. Wednesday 19 September

    The Fashion Show & Sale Company

    ​Get massive savings and value for money on on ex Oasis, River Island, Miss Selfridge, Next, Wallis, M&S, Debenhams and New Look clothes.

  30. Thursday 20 September

    42nd Street

    Big screen showing of the all-time classic song and dance musical.

  31. Saturday 22 September

    Night at the movies

    Grab your friends and have a night out at the movies.

  32. Saturday 22 September

    Mushroom walk & fry up

    Come and join foraging expert David Winnard from Discover the Wild on a fungal foray.​

  33. Saturday 22 September

    Soul and Motown Night - LINK Reunion

    Soul and Motown Night with a sprinkling of Northern Soul and LINK reunion.

  34. Saturday 22 September

    Soul and Motown Night

    Soul and Motown with a touch of Northern Soul.​

  35. Saturday 22 September

    Messy Church

    On Saturday 22 September we will be holding Messy Church at the Old School Community Centre on Charter Lane.

  36. Saturday 22 September

    Chorley Pals Parade and Plaque Unveiling

    Between 1914 and 1918, men from teh Chorley area foight and died in the First World War - this parade retraces the steps many of the men took from the Drill Hall on Devonshire Road to the railway station and off to war.

  37. Sunday 23 September

    Leyland Band Matinee Concert

    The 3rd in our popular matinee series. 

  38. Sunday 23 September

    Chris Ramsey

    Critically acclaimed and award winning standup comedian, host of his own show, Celebrity Juice regular and the only person to ever put Katie Hopkins in her place; Chris Ramsey brings his brand new live tour Chorley.

  39. Thursday 27 September

    NT Live King Lear

    A contemporary retelling of Shakespeare’s tender, violent, moving and shocking play.

  40. Saturday 29 September

    Macmillan Coffee Morning

    Come along and enjoy coffee and cake to raise vital funds for Macmillan Cancer Support.

  41. Saturday 29 September

    A celebration of creativity - patchwork, quilting and watercolour exhibition

    Lovely displays of modern and traditional Patchwork, Quilting and Fabric Art.

  42. Saturday 29 September

    Manfords Comedy Club

    An MC and three top comedians hand-picked by Jason Manford for a great night of stand-up comedy.

  43. Sunday 30 September

    St Laurence's Light Classics

    Come along and enjoy an afternoon recital from James Cairns (flute) and James Smythe (piano) which will last approximately 45 minutes. 

Submit your event to the calendar *please note not all events are organised by Chorley Council.