What's on - Wigan

What's on Guide

July 2019

The Fire Within

Come and see local heritage and artist displays at The Fire Within. There’s a whole host of things to look at, from George Orwell’s first edition ‘Road to Wigan Pier’ book, to a gigantic emoji stage, an ancient Egyptian mask, to coal slagheaps and even taxidermy.

  • Monday – Saturday
  • 11am – 3pm
  • Free admission
  • 1st Floor, The Galleries Shopping Centre, Wigan Town Centre

Leigh Spinners Mill - Lancashire and Cheshire Photographic exhibition

If you want to see the best in UK photography, come down to Leigh Spinners Mill over the next eight weeks.

The Lancashire and Cheshire Photographic exhibition (external link) will be on floor two, just past the cafe. This is open for four weeks and will be followed by the UK national exhibition and awards. We have other displays and events happening through September and October so plenty to see and do at the mill.

  • From Saturday 6th July 2019 - Saturday 3rd July 2019
  • Leigh Spinners Mill, Park Lane, Leigh WN7 2LB

Haigh Foodie Friday

Fantastic food from a variety of street food traders – some you know some brand new – but all amazing! Refreshments, Street food, DJ and live music! Child and dog friendly.

  • Friday 26th July 2019: 6:00pm – 10:00pm
  • Haigh Woodland Park, School Lane, Wigan, WN2 1PE
  • Free entry and parking.

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