Your Events...
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.
Live Music and Concerts Events
Elegy - Schubert's 'Trout'
  • Tuesday 26th October 7:30pm until 9:30pm
The opening concert of Ulverston International Music Festival offers a tonic for the past 18 months, with a reflective programme centred on Schubert's beloved Trout Quintet. View event
Matinee at the Musicals
  • Wednesday 27th October 1:00pm until 2:30pm
Go on a glittering musical tour of Broadway and the West End with hits from your favourite musicals and the Great American Songbook. View event
Tango! Piazzolla 100
  • Wednesday 27th October 7:30pm until 9:30pm
Celebrate the centenary of Astor Piazzolla, the legendary Argentine composer and bandoneón player who revolutionized the traditional tango. ​ View event
Olga Stezhko
  • Thursday 28th October, 1:00pm
Enjoy a lunchtime recital from the Belarusian pianist exploring connections between the music of Beethoven, Debussy, Chopin, and Scriabin. View event
Gwilym Simcock Trio
  • Thursday 28th October, 7:30pm
The man Chick Corea called an original, creative genius brings his brilliant jazz trio to Ulverston International Music Festival. View event
Jamal Aliyev
  • Friday 29th October, 1:00pm
Enjoy the romanticism of Schumann and Chopin and the modernism of Shostakovich in a lunchtime recital from this up-and-coming young cellist. View event
Jess Dandy
  • Friday 29th October, 7:30pm
Luxuriate in the richness of Richard Strauss’s gorgeous Four Last Songs, sung by Barrow’s own international star contralto. View event
Kevin Loh
  • Saturday 30th October, 11:00am
Pair your morning coffee with the delicate sounds of the guitar, with arrangements of violin and cello masterpieces alongside some exquisite Bach. View event
Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita
  • Saturday 30th October, 7:30pm
Prepare to be captivated as the Welsh ‘Queen of Harps’ and Senegalese kora-master bring together two distinctive musical traditions in a thrilling fusion. View event
ABBEY ROAD live at The Newton Arms
  • Saturday 30th October 8:30pm until 11:00pm
The Newton Arms are delighted to welcome back, by popular demand,the brilliant ABBEY ROAD View event
Mike Macaulay live at The Newton Arms
  • Friday 5th November 8:30pm until 11:00pm
One of the finest musicians in the area will be performing at The Newton Arms in November. View event
Sunhouse Blues Band at The Newton arms
  • Friday 12th November 8:30pm until 11:30pm
The fantastic Sunhouse Blues Band are back at The Newton Arms View event
Rod Stewart Tribute Charity Night-Forever Young by Mike Macaulay
  • Friday 19th November 8:30pm until 11:00pm
After 4 decades of performing both at home and abroad in bands and theatre roles Mike Macaulay has now launched "Forever Young", a tribute to Sir Rod Stewart View event
The Cascaras live
  • Saturday 20th November 8:30pm until 11:30pm
Back once again, The Cascaras return to The Newton Arms View event
Kings in Canoes live
  • Friday 26th November 8:30pm until 11:30pm
Fantastic live at The Newton Arms with Kings In Canoes View event
TERNION live
  • Thursday 2nd December 8:30pm until 11:30pm
After their last appearance ,where they blew everyone away,the Newton Arms are delighted to welcome back 'TERNION' View event
Sarsaparilla-live at the Newton Arms
  • Saturday 4th December 9:00pm until 11:30pm
Ray,Caroline & Leanne are back performing at the Newton Arms View event
Celebrate Christmas at Cloud 9
  • Saturday 11th December 7:00pm until 11:59pm
Celebrate Christmas at Cloud 9 and help support Cumbria Animal and Hen Rescue View event
Twist & Shout
  • Friday 18th March 7:30pm until 9:30pm
Take a nostalgic and fun-packed musical journey back to the sights and sounds of the Swinging Sixties. View event