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Things to do in the Garstang Area

What's on this week, this month and what's coming up

Garstang is a fun and vibrant area with plenty going on. Here we’ll list some of the best things to do in Garstang and the surrounding areas. We always do our best to list events but if you think there is something we have missed then please let us know!

For a full list of events, scroll down.

What’s On in the Garstang Area This Week

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What’s On in the Garstang Area This Month

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What’s On in the Garstang Area Next Month

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What’s On in the Garstang Area Over The Next Few Months

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Situated equidistant between Lancaster and Preston, Garstang has kept hold of its historic traditions, streets and buildings providing a quaint and picturesque Northern town to retreat to for the city dwellers. However, it’s historic feel belies its nature: Garstang is a thriving place, proudly known as the world’s first ever Fairtrade town, awarded gold in the prestigious Entente Florale competition and voted the best town in the entirety of Europe. There is also a great deal to do in Garstang and this is the place to come for your guide to what’s on in Garstang and its surrounding villages.

The town is steeped in history with beautiful architecture, medieval weinds and meandering waterways that provide the perfect location for an escape from the city. You can enjoy golfing, fishing and bird watching within the wonderful countryside whilst in Garstang. The area also has and an extensive programme of walks for all levels, so if you’re in Garstang on a budget there is always a chance to explore the beautiful scenery and wildlife with minimal expenditure.

For what’s on in Garstang shopping wise, there is a weekly market, running every Thursday – and history tells us it has been around since the fourteenth century! Whether it’s local produce you’re after, children’s clothes or exotic decor, Garstang Market takes over the High Street offering a variety of stalls offering anything you could imagine. The Market House is also open Wednesday – Saturday and stallholders sell a good selection of local produce including meats, cheeses and vegetables so you will never go home hungry when you visit Garstang.

Added to the amazing markets is a whole range of independent retailers, cafes and restaurants along the high street and all other adjacent streets and weinds. These places offer a fantastic variety of things to do and places to see in Garstang.

Within this fantastic market town are great places to go for what’s on in Garstang. You can always catch some live music and lots of different events for those calendar dates such as Halloween, Bonfire Night, Christmas and Easter.

So whether you’re just passing through, are local to the area or would like to escape the hustling bustle of the bigger cities, we’re here to provide you with a great selection of the very best of what’s on in Garstang and it’s surrounding area. Local Choice will provide you with the pick of the live entertainment and the staple events that happen periodically throughout the year in Garstang.