Rubbish Shakespeare: A Midsummer Night’s Dream

This is a free outdoor theatre event on Darwen Market Square – bring a picnic blanket or camping chair!  Performances will be at 11:00am and 1:30pm, book tickets here. Fairies, goblins, donkeys… Super soakers!?!? Uh oh, it’s RUBBISH Shakespeare!  Athens. The past (before toasters). Four bumbling idiots dressed in bedsheets attempt to stage William Shakespeare’s…

Darwen Day 2021

Gather up your friends and family and bring them to Darwen Day!   Join us on Darwen Market Square for a great day of free family fun brought to you by Let’s Make, Crafty Vintage, Darwen Town Council and Blackburn Borough Council.   Is there any better way to start your day than with the…

Darwen Live 2019

The regions favourite FREE live music event returns this May bank holiday.  Darwen Live weekend sees a host of live music performances take place at the main stage in Darwen Market Square and across venues, pubs and bars in town. The main stage event will kick off on Sunday May 26th at 1pm at the…