Explore Darwen’s history with Three Loud Knocks by Beggars Belief Collective

Beggars Belief Collective describe themselves as “a ragtag gang of makers, artists and creatives based in Darwen.” Based at Darwen Library Theatre, the collective is a collaboration between performers and theatre makers, Guy Hargreaves and Nicky McRoy, and Darwen based renowned sculptor and artist, Marjan Wouda. Their latest work, Three Loud Knocks, is a series…

DARWEN MARKET GALLERY

Darwen Market is hosting its first exhibition packed with artwork from local artists. Darwen Market Gallery will see a variety of mediums on display and everyone is welcome to come and view the artwork. For those looking for a different gift this Christmas or a new piece of artwork for your own home, look no…

Makers of Market Square

Makers of Market Square is back!! Following the hugely successful event earlier in the year at Darwen Live all of our local makers will be returning to the new market square. Over 40 stalls selling everything crafty and vintage and of course the market will be open too with fantastic, food and drink, home, fashion and…

Makers of Market Square

Makers of Market Square is back!! Following the hugely successful event earlier in the year at Darwen Live all of our local makers will be returning to the new market square. Over 40 stalls selling everything crafty and vintage and of course the market will be open too with fantastic, food and drink, home, fashion and…

LET’S MAKE SUMMER HOLIDAY FUN

Let’s Make is back for the summer holidays! This popular programme of free family fun offers everything from face painting and crafts to theatre and story telling. Experience magic shows, theatre and unleash your creativity with crafts, drama and slime workshops, story jars, pottery making and talent shows! Here’s the line up of events: 12pm…

Makers of Market Square, Darwen Live

Makers of Market Square will be taking over the new Darwen Market Square on Saturday 25th May to launch Darwen Live. The live music weekend will kick off with over 40 stalls selling everything crafty and vintage and of course the market will be open too with fantastic, fresh, food and drink, home, fashion and…

Makers of Market Square, Darwen Live

Makers of Market Square will be taking over the new Darwen Market Square on Saturday 25th May to launch Darwen Live. The live music weekend will kick off with over 40 stalls selling everything crafty and vintage and of course the market will be open too with fantastic, fresh, food and drink, home, fashion and…

LET’S MAKE EASTER EGGSTRAVAGANZA

Blackburn with Darwen Council has once again partnered with the award winning Crafty Vintage to deliver Let’s MAKE, an exciting and engaging programme of free events designed to get young people involved in Music, Arts, Kids crafts and be Entertained by a variety of hand selected tutors, artists and performers. The Programme will run from…