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Things to Do in and around Preston

Some things to do whether it’s sunny or raining in Preston, Lancashire. Some are time-limited events in the city while others are timeless places to go and enjoy a day, morning or afternoon out.

World-class dance teacher opens dancing club in Penwortham and Preston

Tina teaching one of her classes A dancer who has been named in the top three teachers in the world has opened a new dancing club in Preston and Penwortham. Tina Kelly opened Doo-Wop Dance Club […]

2 weeks ago
Beers, ciders and pies to star in this Broughton festival

Revellers enjoying beers and pies at a previous festival The popular Broughton Beer and Pie Festival is returning for the fifth year running. The three-day festival will feature locally-crafted pies that can be washed down with a selection of […]

3 weeks ago
‘Switch off Eastenders’ and enjoy these UK indie theatre shows coming to Preston

Maria Ferguson Some of the UK’s most exciting independent theatre shows are coming to Preston this autumn. Events company Enjoy The Show is bringing the shows to the city as part of […]

3 weeks ago
How budding poets can share the fruits of their labour at this Preston poetry group

Jessica Sneddon recently performed at a Damson Poets event Pic: Christine Burke A Preston poetry group is giving budding poets a platform to share their work. Damson Poets meets at the Continental on the last Wednesday of each month. The group began […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Cycling legend talk coming to Preston bike shop

Tom Simpson A top cycling author is coming to Preston to talk about his new biography on one of Britain’s greatest cyclists. Ribble Cycles is hosting an evening with author Chris Sidwells […]

3 weeks ago
Preston Arts Festival is back with 120 events over three weeks

Opera being performed in Preston A stalwart of the Preston arts scene is returning to the city for three weeks of music, film, dance, poetry, exhibitions, plays, workshops and more. Preston Arts Festival, which is […]

3 weeks ago
Weekend events in Preston, 20 – 22 September

Looking for something to do this weekend? See our list below for things to do in Preston this weekend.. Friday 20 September Little Book Swappers Club – 9.30am – St […]

4 weeks ago
Get ready for a Brief Encounter of light and sound in Preston

Chorus by Ray Lee While Lancashire Encounter doesn’t return to Preston until September 2020, the festival is back for a Brief Encounter this month. Taking place on Friday 20 September from 6pm to 10pm, […]

4 weeks ago
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