What's going on this season?



As Spring approaches and the days are getting longer, there’s always a lot to do in Bolton!

With seasonal events ranging from Irish-themed Saint Patrick’s Day Celebrations to educational nature walks, there’s something exciting going on. From fun festive family activities at local attractions and some of the best theatrical entertainment around, to fabulous ways to enjoy our stunning countryside or finding out things you didn’t know about our Industrial heritage; Bolton offers something for everyone! 

See below for just a few of our favourite things…

Try an entertaining day out at the Octagon or the Albert Halls Theatre
If you’re partial to a good show, check out Bolton’s wide range of theatrical performances. With such a great variety of events, and something new every month, you’re certain to enjoy yourself! You can find out what’s on and book tickets at https://octagonbolton.co.uk/whats-on/ or www.alberthalls-bolton.co.uk 
 
Get Outdoors!
What better time to appreciate Bolton’s stunning countrysides and appreciate the beautiful views than Spring? With flowers starting to emerge and the weather beginning to brighten, now is a perfect opportunity to get outside. Walks from Rivington to Turton, Horwich and the Last Drop Village and beyond, start exploring now.
 
Seek out Bolton’s Industrial Heritage
Spend a day exploring Bolton’s wonderful industrial heritage which lives on through its canals, coal, cotton, railways and of course it’s people.
You can find out more about Bolton’s famous names including The Duke of Bridgewater, Gilbert Brindley, Richard Arkwright, Samuel Crompton, William Hesketh Lever and others whose inventions helped to forge and shape the industrial revolution. Explore them now here.
 
Family fun at Bolton’s Libraries and Museums 
With a busy calendar of events, including free, family-friendly fun, Bolton’s libraries and museums are always worth a look.
There are always lots of  great activities on offer including getting crafty, fish feeds, storytelling, object handling and lots more. Look out for special half term activities in all libraries too! Visit www.boltonlams.co.uk/whats-on.
 
Check out a local event 
There are lots of seasonal events and activities featured on our website, hosted by Bolton’s attractions, hotels, retailers, partners and community groups. With everything from guided walks and seasonal celebrations, fun days and local art exhibitions, you’ll be sure to find something interesting to pass the time.  To find out what’s happening on a weekly basis check out our what's on page

 

 

 

Try an entertaining day out at the Octagon or the Albert Halls Theatre
If you’re partial to a good show, check out Bolton’s wide range of theatrical performances. With such a great variety of events, and something new every month, you’re certain to enjoy yourself! You can find out what’s on and book tickets at https://octagonbolton.co.uk/whats-on/ or www.alberthalls-bolton.co.uk 

Get Outdoors!
What better time to appreciate Bolton’s stunning countrysides and appreciate the beautiful views than Spring? With flowers starting to emerge and the weather beginning to brighten, now is a perfect opportunity to get outside. Walks from Rivington to Turton, Horwich and the Last Drop Village and beyond, start exploring now.
 
Seek out Bolton’s Industrial Heritage
Spend a day exploring Bolton’s wonderful industrial heritage which lives on through its canals, coal, cotton, railways and of course it’s people.
You can find out more about Bolton’s famous names including The Duke of Bridgewater, Gilbert Brindley, Richard Arkwright, Samuel Crompton, William Hesketh Lever and others whose inventions helped to forge and shape the industrial revolution. Explore them now here.
 
Family fun at Bolton’s Libraries and Museums 
With a busy calendar of events, including free, family-friendly fun, Bolton’s libraries and museums are always worth a look.
There are always lots of  great activities on offer including getting crafty, fish feeds, storytelling, object handling and lots more. Look out for special half term activities in all libraries too! Visit www.boltonlams.co.uk/whats-on.
 
Check out a local event 
There are lots of seasonal events and activities featured on our website, hosted by Bolton’s attractions, hotels, retailers, partners and community groups. With everything from guided walks and seasonal celebrations, fun days and local art exhibitions, you’ll be sure to find something interesting to pass the time.  To find out what’s happening on a weekly basis check out our what's on page

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