Weekend Guide Saturday 4th And Sunday 5th November

FIREWORK DISPLAYS

Organised displays across the Borough

Friday 3rd

Annual bonfire celebration at Newton Sports Club Crow Lane East WA12 9XE fire lit at 7pm Fireworks at 7.30pm fairground on site catering and bars adults £3 accompanied children £2 infants free

The SIDAC will host a fantastic night of Fun, Fireworks, Food and entertainment. With a traditional bonfire, Professional Fireworks Display to music all in a safe, controlled environment for all of the family.  There will be food stalls, toffee apples and entertainment and the bar will be open all evening.
A disco and entertainment will follow in the Large Function room after the fireworks show for all of the family. 6pm. Tickets are only £3.00 per person and are available behind the bar or you can buy online at www.sidactickets.co.uk Sidac Social Club, Bude Avenue, Sutton Leach, St. Helens, WA9 4PJ

Saturday 4th

Sutton fireworks display. Sutton Cricket Club, New St, Saint Helens WA9 3UU. Tickets: £3. Queries: 01744 812266 http://ticketpole.co.uk/product-category/event-tickets/sutton-cricket-club-events/

Sunday 5th

Clockface Fireworks Display at The clock face Pub and Restaurant. ‘Join us for an evening of pyrotechnic fun for all the family. With music from the fantastic Nikki, great food and a funfair for the kids.’ Tickets: £3 http://ticketpole.co.uk/product/clock-face-fireworks-display/

The Black Bull pub on Knowsley Road, St Helens is hosting a fabulous fundraising firework display in aid of Willowbrook Hospice. Come along and join in the fun! Tickets are £4 and the gates open 6pm with the display starting at 7pm

Spark In The Park. Sherdley Park. Secure, chargeable, stewarded and fully lit car parking is available at Mere Grange (£5 per car), Lea Green Station, Sutton Academy and The Islamic Centre (£10 per car) or you can park for free at nearby Chester Lane Centre. For up-to-date public transport enquiries contact Merseytravel Traveline on 0151 236 7676 or visit www.merseytravel.gov.uk Hot food and drinks will be available from a number of stalls on the night to keep everyone warm. Event-goers are asked to leave their sparklers at home this year. Spent sparklers that can be missed during the clear up operation can cause serious injuries to those taking part in sports activities and dogs being walked in the park after the event. The event gets underway at 6pm on Sunday 5th November, with the opening of the funfair (open until 9pm) followed by the children’s fireworks display at 7pm. The main event will get underway at 8pm.

FETES, FAYRES, MARKETS, FUN DAYS AND MORE

Saturday 4th

Halloween Murder Mystery at Inglenook Farm
7:30pm. Price: £35 per person. Concert pianist Paul DuPrez is recovering from illness at a secluded spot far from distractions. His wife is looking after him. However as Halloween approaches Mr DuPrez falls foul of the dark history of his home. As detectives, you will watch the scene unfold before your eyes and you must use deduction and reasoning to find out just who did it, how and why. Question suspects, interrogate witnesses and take in all the clues to solve this case. With a huge emphasis on fun & laughter, and with proffessional actors in all roles, this is an evening to remember. Tickets are £35 including a homemade three course meal and a drink. Booking essential, and a small deposit required. 01744 886 812

CITADEL

http://www.citadel.org.uk/
01744 735436

Mostly Autumn
Saturday 4th November
Doors: 7.30pm
Tickets: £14 ADV/ £15 OTD
Presented by Classic Rock Society, the popular Prog Rockers showcase their new album ‘Sight of Day’

ST HELENS IN MOTION (Walk, Run, Cycle…)

Saturday 5th

St Helens Park Run. Meet at 9am, Bandstand, Victoria Park.

Sunday 5th

2k Junior parkrun for 4-14yr olds at Colliers Moss. 9am. More info here

REAL ALE AND GIN EVENTS

Saturday 4th

Connoisseur Ales Open Day. Midday to 10pm. Basement of Wolverhampton House, Church Street. (First Saturday of every month)

DARKSTAR LASER ARENA

Saturday 4th

Kids Club. This is aimed at younger kids 6 to 12 years of age. The first game is at 10am so guests have to be here for 9.45ish to get tickets. No booking, just turn up. £6 for 3 games.

EXHIBITIONS

Drawing The Collection
To coincide with the national event of The big Draw this exhibition takes museum collections from
around the North West for inspiration. Artists have come together to produce work which are
significant to each individual because of their association with an item, building, piece of artwork or the emotion it provokes. Taking drawing in its broadest meaning we have challenged artists to be‘creative’ with the mediums they use – expect the unexpected and maybe find a new way of drawing. Saturday 9th September to Friday 3rd November, The World of Glass Arts and Heritage Centre.

An abstract retrospective by Phil Wilkinson
Phil has brought together an eclectic collection of his abstract work which Phil himself has said Maysurprise people. Expect both bright and bold juxtaposed with sombre and dark images to create a very personal exhibition. Saturday 9th September to Friday 3rd November, The World of Glass Arts and Heritage Centre.

The Glass Wardrobe
A look back at Women’s fashion from the late 1890’s to the end of the 20th Century. The rise and fall of the hemline And the cinched in waist of the corset to the unrestricted dropped waist from the 1920’s, we’ve even got a bit of Lurex form the 1970’s. This is really a true reflection of how women have battled with the social aspect of body image And how we wrap our bodies to please society. Saturday 9th September to Friday 3rd November, The World of Glass Arts and Heritage Centre.

What’s On Across St Helens

For all the latest events, check out the Whats On St Helens Event Page

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