Rawtenstall, Rossendale BB4 6RG

All New Venue for 2023 Announced Whitaker Museum and Gallery


Previous Venues

Oswaldtwistle Business & Conference Centre, Nr. Accrington

The conference centre is adjacent to Oswaldtwistle Mills Retail Outlet, one of Lancashire most historical and notable attractions; a textile mill converted into a craft fair and with an exhibition about life in the mill a hundred years ago. It is also home of the world’s largest pear drop!

Clifton Mill, Pickup St, Accrington, Lancashire BB5 0EY



Roots Restaurant, Accrington

The brand new, contemporary Roots Restaurant is managed by the Hospitality and Catering department of Accrington and Rossendale College. The students prepare, cook and serve a tempting selection of dishes using local produce, complemented by a carefully selected wine list.

Broad Oak Campus, Broad Oak Rd, Accrington, Lancashire BB5 2AW


Coppice Theatre, Accrington

The Coppice Theatre is Lancashire’s newest and most exciting venue, situated in the heart of Accrington & Rossendale College’s £16 million campus.

Broad Oak Campus, Broad Oak Rd, Accrington, Lancashire BB5 2AW


The theatre was built with the needs of performers in mind and comes equipped with state of the art lighting and sound equipment and experienced technicians who can guarantee your show runs smoothly.


Previous Venues

Church of St James, Accrington

St. Peter’s is the finest church building in Accrington, and sits on a brow above the town on the south side. This is a unique Venue for the Ghostbusters outdoor screening

Cannon St, Accrington, Lancashire BB5 2ER



The Ballroom, Town Hall, Accrington

The Town Hall is situated in the heart of Accrington Town Centre adjacent to the Market Hall.  The building plays host to all the Civic events during the year including the annual ‘Mayor Making’ ceremony, Mayor’s Ball and Mayoral charity functions.

42 Blackburn Rd, Accrington, Lancashire BB5 1LA



Grants Bar, Accrington

Grants was fully refurbished in 2009 and opened its doors to the public on December 12th. Providing a new style of drinking establishment for the people of Accrington and the surrounding area – the perfect location for the festival Wrap Party.

5 Manchester Rd Accrington, Lancashire BB5 2BQ


Ace Centre, Nelson

The ACE Centre is an Arts, Culture and Enterprise Centre that hosts a range of activities designed to attract people of all cultures, ages and backgrounds into the centre of Nelson.

Cross St, Nelson BB9 7NH