What's on - Wigan

October 2019

WN Dance – Open Auditions

The Fire Within HQ will hold open dance auditions for anyone aged 12-21 who would like to join the WN Dance company. No need to prepare any routine, the auditions will be part of a dance workshop.

  • Saturday 12th October, 1pm – 3pm
  • The Fire Within HQ, First Floor, The Galleries Shopping Centre, Wigan, WN1 1AR
  • Free event

Northern Live – Do I Love You

The world’s greatest and most authentic touring live band keeping faith to the original sounds of the underground movement that started on the dance floors in the North and eventually swept the Nation. Including an 11-piece band with 4 lead vocalists performing over 30 original hits, expect to hear:

Dobie Gray - “Out On The Floor”

R Dean Taylor - “There’s A Ghost In My House”

Frank Wilson - “Do I love You - Indeed I Do”

Gloria Jones - “Tainted Love”

Al Wilson - “The Snake”

Yvonne Baker - “You Didn’t Say A Word”

Jimmy Radcliffe - “Long After Tonight Is Over”

Garnet Mimms - “Looking For You”

Dean Parrish - “I’m On My Way” and many more.

Food Fest on the Square

Food Fest on the Square is back and it will be in Wigan Town Centre every third Saturday of the month, April until October! Head over to Market Hall Square between 12pm and 8pm to enjoy food, drink and live music.

  • Saturday 19th October 2019: 12pm – 8pm
  • The Galleries Shopping Centre, Wigan, WN1 1AR
  • Free event.

Jive Talkin’ – The Bee Gees Tribute

The timeless repertoire of The Bee Gees is brought to life in this stunning stage production that is taking the country by storm!

This charismatic ensemble boasts stars from TV and the West End and is fronted by real life family members Darren, Gary and Jack Simmons making an unrivalled vocal harmony blend, as close to the original brothers as you can get.

Backed up by a stunning band and live string section, you will be taken on an emotional journey from tender orchestrated 60's classics such as "Massachusetts" and "Words" to the 70s disco classics such as "Night Fever", "Stayin' Alive" and of course "Tragedy".

Through the Decades

Over 80 awesome artisans with art, food, craft, design, drinks, sensational street food, outstanding live music and a great community atmosphere.

Artisan Food Market

On the last Saturday of every month, Wigan Market will host a pop-up Artisan Food and Drink Market.

Why not head down to Wigan Market and try out yummy street food, homemade treats and taste something a little different!

  • Saturday 26th October 2019: 9am – 5pm
  • Wigan Market, Wigan, WN1 1PX
  • Free event.
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