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Family Friendly

Bury has it all for fun family entertainment and days out. Try Bowling and Cinema at The Rock and a programme of special events, offers and childrens activities.

Step back in time at thetelling the story of people and transport or take a trip on with a packed programme of family activities including Days out with Thomas and the Santa Specials.

For fresh air, family fun and to burn off some energy visit one of our many Green Flag parks with lots of safe play equipment, cycle and plus scenic countryside and woodland to explore. Or take a hike along part of the the largest sculpture route in the UK, a great free day out for all the family.

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  1. 1940s Weekend

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    1940s Weekend

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    Entertainment

    Bury

    It's a long road to Tipperary so why not stop along the way to get into the swing of things at this incredibly popular vintage spectacular. Dig out that polka dot dress, wax that moustache and put on your dancing shoes for a weekend of all singing, all dancing, all action fun!

    Dates

    From:
    27 May 2017to29 May 2017
  2. Summer Diesel Spectacular

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    Summer Diesel Spectacular

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    Family events

    Bury

    Make the most of the summer and come along to take a ride on your favourite locomotive from the East Lancashire Railway.

    Dates

    From:
    7 Jul 2017to9 Jul 2017
  3. Day Out With Thomas at East Lancashire Railway

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    Day Out With Thomas at East Lancashire Railway

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    Family events

    Bury

    Give the Little Blue Engine the welcome he deserves at this, the first Day Out With Thomas event of 2017. He will return to Bury 5th - 6th August and again 7th - 8th Oct

    Dates

    From:
    5 Aug 2017to6 Aug 2017
    From:
    7 Oct 2017to8 Oct 2017
  4. Jungle Book

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    Jungle Book

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    Family events

    Bury

    Join the After Dark team on a jungle safari as they contend with absent minded bears, noble panthers, slippery snakes, unconventional orang-utans and terrifying Tigers.

    Dates

    From:
    18 Aug 2017to20 Aug 2017
  5. Family Fun Weekend

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    Family Fun Weekend

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    Family events

    Bury

    Join the East Lancashire Railway for a special Family Fun activity day!

    Dates

    From:
    26 Aug 2017to28 Aug 2017
  6. Halloween Ghost Trains

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    Halloween Ghost Trains

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    Family events

    Bury

    Calling all goblins and ghouls, are you brave enough to take a ride on the East Lancashire Railway's Halloween Ghost Trains! Climb on board alongside hilarious haunters, madcap monsters and giggling ghosts on this spectrally spook-tacular steam train ride!

    Dates

    From:
    26 Oct 2017to28 Oct 2017
  7. Lancashire Weekend

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    Lancashire Weekend

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    Family events

    Bury

    Celebrate the day Lancashire sent its first representatives to parliament, join us for a feast of folksy Lancastrian favourites including the Lancashire Day proclamation which will be read out by a traditional town crier!

    Dates

    From:
    18 Nov 2017to19 Nov 2017
  8. Santa Specials

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    Santa Specials

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    Family events

    Bury

    Take a steam train ride through a winter wonderland on what has become a tradition for many families in the North West. Soak up the atmosphere with carol singers and brass bands and meet Father Christmas and his crew of happy helpers as they travel through the train handing presents out to the...

    Dates

    From:
    25 Nov 2017to24 Dec 2017

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