Some ideas for things to do
Potter Pebbles, Lancaster City Museum, Monday
Join Lancastergallery every Monday this summer for ‘Make It Mondays’ and, using their exhibitions as inspiration, get creative with a whole host of crafts. This week you can create your own Harry Potter pebble art - take it home or join in the latest craze and hide it somewhere. Just 50p per child, call 01524 64637 for details.
Crafty Creative, Brockholes Nature Reserve, Samlesbury, Monday
Brockholes regular drop in crafts sessions with a nature or environmental theme are back for the summer holidays. Suitable for all ages, there’s no need to book - but things could get a little messy! Sessions take place at 10am-noon and 1-4pm. See www.brockholes.org or call 01772 872000 for more details.
Rebellion Festival 2018, Winter Gardens, Blackpool, from Thursday
Over four days every August in Blackpool, the very best in punk gather for the social event of the year. Many treat it as a main holiday and come every year so there is a very familiar feel to the weekend and it’s like one big family – all 4000 of them! For tickets and a full line-up see www.rebellionfestivals.com.
Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, The Atkinson, Southport, Friday
Chapterhouse Theatre Company present the classic tale of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Join Alice as she stumbles into the magical world and meet a whole host of colourful characters. From the unforgettable White Rabbit and the madcap Mad Hatter to the terrifying Queen of Hearts, Alice’s journey couldn’t be filled with more adventure. Presented in beautiful Victorian costume and alive with song, dance and music, this is a production to delight the entire family. Tickets start at £10 per child via www.theatkinson.co.uk or on 01704 533333.
Alice DJ, Blackpool Tower, Friday
Bongo’s Bingo are very proud to announce a very special summer show in Blackpool, with the iconic Dutch trance group Alice DJ joining them for what promises to be a crazy night. The group behind the massive 2000 club classic ‘Better Off Alone’ are bringing their epic show to the UK for a full-on hands-in-the-air rave session at Bongo’s Bingo - the insane mix of live show, rave and heads-down game of bingo. Tickets start at £18 and are available from www.bongosbingo.co.uk.