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Featured events

Bowlee Car Boot Sale and Collectors
23 April 2017
Every Sunday (or Monday on bank holiday weekends​) until 18 September 2017. One of Greater Manchester’s most popular outdoor car boot events.
Ride Rochdale
21 May 2017
2 women only cycle sportives hosted by double Olympic gold and World Champion cyclist Joanna Rowsell Shand MBE.
Great Gatsby Investigation – A Murder Mystery Dinner
10 June 2017
It’s 1922 and a murder at The Gatsby Mansion starts to show the cracks in the lavish lifestyles of the rich and famous. Can you solve the crime?
Williams BMW Rochdale Half Marathon and 10K
08 October 2017
Rochdale Half Marathon and 10K returns for its third year. It’s one of the highlights of our sporting calendar.

Rochdale Town Hall​ events​

Armed Forces Day veterans
27 April 2017
Veteran's breakfast including dependants.
Recital on the J.J. Binns Organ
13 May 2017
Come and enjoy listening to an afternoon recital on our famous organ.
Great Gatsby Investigation – A Murder Mystery Dinner
10 June 2017
It’s 1922 and a murder at The Gatsby Mansion starts to show the cracks in the lavish lifestyles of the rich and famous. Can you solve the crime?

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Libra​ry ​e​vents and training​

Remembering WWI - Junction Library and Community Centre
27 April 2017
Join us for a reminiscence afternoon with a local history connection.
Go Green at Balderstone library
08 May 2017
Go Green Day at Balderstone library. Join us to raise money for Springhill Hospice.
Barclays Tea and Teach, Spotland Library
09 May 2017
​Barclays Bank will be hosting a ‘tea and teach’ morning to help first time or novice internet users develop the skills and confidence needed to explore the benefits of the digital world.

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Parks and countryside events

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Mayor's Charity appeal​

Armed Forces Day veterans
27 April 2017
Veteran's breakfast including dependants.
Remembering WWI - Junction Library and Community Centre
27 April 2017
Join us for a reminiscence afternoon with a local history connection.
Armed Forces Day flag raising
22 June 2017
The Armed Forces Day flag raising will take place.

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Fostering information events

Foster with Rochdale information event
11 May 2017
10am -11.30am, Rochdale Town Hall
Foster with Rochdale information event
15 June 2017
10am - 11.30am, Rochdale Town Hall
Foster with Rochdale information event
13 July 2017
6pm - 8pm, Rochdale Town Hall

Rochdale 2017-2018 events calendar highlights

An exciting year of amazing events in Rochdale.


Rochdale 2017-2018 events calendar video (opens in a new window)

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