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If you're having trouble finding something appealing to do in Barrow and Furness, we're here to help. The annual moonlit walk is always a success, and you can usually find a beach-combing excursion taking place a few times a month. Browse our informative website for information on incredible events like concerts performed by the Barrow Male Voice Choir, special features at Hollywood Park, and charitable events throughout the Barrow and Furness area.
Christmas Events
14 Days of Giving
  • Sunday 1st December, 9:00am - Until Saturday 14th December, 10:00pm
Christmas is all about giving, and here at Thebestof we’ve decided to give a bit back this Christmas with our 14 Days of Giving. View event
Light Up Christmas at Furness General Hospital
  • Wednesday 11th December 6:00pm until 8:00pm
This Christmas, join us in the foyer for mince pies and carols with St George’s Church of England School Choir and Barrow Steel Works Band. View event
Ulverston Late Night Shopping
Enjoy late night shopping in Ulverston every Thursday on the run up to Christmas View event
The Scrooge Diaries
  • Thursday 12th December 7:30pm until 9:30pm
The Real Story of A Christmas Carol at The Beggar's Theatre Millom View event
Late Night Shopping in Barrow Town Centre
Barrow's town centre is extending its opening hours this festive period so you can hit the shops after work View event
Santa Express in Barrow Town Centre
  • Saturday 14th December 10:00am until 2:00pm
All aboard the Santa Express! The South Lakeland Model Engineering Society will be running their ride-on train in Barrow town centre on Saturday 14th December between 10am and 2pm. View event
Everyone is welcome to visit Father Christmas in his workshop £3.50 for each child who receives a gift, wheelchair accessible. View event
Muppet Christmas Carol with Father Christmas
A Christmas family favourite with Michael Caine and the Muppets, and with a special early visit from Father Christmas. View event
Carols at the Coro
  • Saturday 14th December 2:00pm until 3:30pm
Saturday 14 December | 2pm | Free Event but still ticketed – please collect your Free ticket from the Coro Box Office View event
The Polar Express with Father Christmas
The animated Christmas classic, Polar Express and with a special early visit from Father Christmas. View event
The Miracle of Love
  • Saturday 14th December, 7:30pm
A fundraising concert of songs celebrating the wonderful story of Christmas View event
Festive Fun at Ford Park
  • Sunday 15th December 10:30am until 3:30pm
Join us for family festive fun in the run-up to Christmas View event
Apollo Bingo Afternoon Christmas Party
  • Sunday 15th December 12:45pm until 4:00pm
For a real festive treat, head over to Apollo Bingo on Sunday 15th December. View event
Yule Sing Hoad 2019
  • Sunday 15th December 2:00pm until 3:00pm
YULE SING HOAD is fantastic opportunity to sing Yuletide songs inside The Sir John Barrow Monument on Hoad Hill. View event
Christmas Fayre and Santa's Grotto
  • Sunday 15th December 2:00pm until 4:00pm
Come along to Schneider Road Community Hub for their Christmas Fayre and Santa's Grotto this Sunday View event
  • Sunday 15th December, 2:00pm - Until Monday 30th December, 4:30pm
Watch our hero Aladdin, along with his mother Widow Twankey and his brother Wishee Washee, battle against the evil Abanazar and his plan to be master of the world! View event
Christmas Fair at Abbey Road Baptist Church
  • Wednesday 18th December 1:00pm until 6:00pm
A wonderful Christmas Fayre on Wednesday 18th December View event
UVHS Christmas Festival
  • Wednesday 18th December 6:45pm until 9:30pm
Join Ulverston Victoria High School for an evening of festive music and seasonal music for all the family from the outstanding musicians at UVHS. View event
Christmas at Barrow Market
  • Friday 20th December 10:00am until 3:00pm
Travel to Barrow Market for a festive treat with Dave New Tours View event
Santa's Grotto in Barrow Market Hall
Santa is dropping in to the market on Friday 20th December View event
Barrow Market's Xmas Hat Competition
  • Saturday 21st December 1:00pm until 1:30pm
Free to enter for little kids and big kids too! Barrow Market Hall Design Your Own Xmas Hat Competition. View event
Apollo's Super Saturday Xmas Special
  • Saturday 21st December 1:30pm until 3:00pm
Make the 21st December a Super Saturday and visit Apollo Bingo View event
Super Sunday Xmas Special at Apollo Bingo
  • Sunday 22nd December 7:30pm until 9:15pm
Apollo Bingo's Christmas Special takes place on Sunday 22nd December. View event
Let’s Dance Present a Christmas & New Year Festive Dance
  • Friday 27th December 7:30pm until 10:00pm
Dance to the brilliant music of top recording artist David Last View event
The Houghton Weavers Christmas Show
  • Saturday 28th December 7:30pm until 9:30pm
Ulverston Rotary proudly presents: The Houghton Weavers Christmas Show View event