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Tuesday, 16 October 2018 - 7:00pm

They Eat Culture present their fortnightly film club - a place for the film fanatics of Preston to share in the joyous experience of watching great cinema. Keep an eye on their Twitter account @CinemaATC for weekly clues and hints about the next film to be screened.

Film
Thursday, 18 October 2018 - 8:00pm

Experience a different classic vinyl LP every month through a high-end audio system provided by our friends at Richer Sounds. Hear them as they're meant to be heard with equipment from some of the world's leading manufacturers! Records from Action Records.

Music
Friday, 19 October 2018 - 7:30pm

Hailing from the North West of England, The AC/DC Experience perform classics from both the Bon Scott and Brian Johnson eras such as "Highway To Hell", "Shoot To Thrill", "Back In Black", "Whole Lotta Rosie", and many, many more - The AC/DC Experience provide a live show second only to the legends themselves!
This WILL sell out - act fast!

Music
Saturday, 20 October 2018 - 8:00pm

Fans of BOB MARLEY and STEEL PULSE will LOVE Golty Farabeau & Ruff Trade. Golty Farabeau is a Roots Reggae and Sega musician from the Seychelles in the Indian Ocean. His music reflects the beauty and relaxed lifestyle of his homeland.

Music
Wednesday, 24 October 2018 - 7:30pm

A special theatre treat for Halloween! Renowned American parapsychologist Doctor Roy Earle, famous for discrediting hauntings and exposing fake mediums, is invited to attend a seance in what is said to be the most haunted building in England, a building with a horrific history - Blaine Manor.

Theatre
Thursday, 25 October 2018 - 7:30pm

A special theatre treat for Halloween! Renowned American parapsychologist Doctor Roy Earle, famous for discrediting hauntings and exposing fake mediums, is invited to attend a seance in what is said to be the most haunted building in England, a building with a horrific history - Blaine Manor.

Theatre
Saturday, 27 October 2018 - 8:00pm

STRAIGHTEN OUT are the premier Stranglers tribute band out there. With an extensive set-list that spans two solid hours as they recreate the 'early years' sound of The Stranglers, complete with a keyboard rig that is the same model as the original used by Mr. Greenfield himself in the seventies!

Music
Tuesday, 30 October 2018 - 7:00pm

They Eat Culture present their fortnightly film club - a place for the film fanatics of Preston to share in the joyous experience of watching great cinema. Keep an eye on their Twitter account @CinemaATC for weekly clues and hints about the next film to be screened.

Film
Wednesday, 31 October 2018 - 9:30am

DAMSON POETS present an evening of open mic poetry related to the theme of Light and Dark.There are Festivals of Light throughout the world and this month Damson Poets invite you to celebrate with poems about Light and Dark. The turning of the year from Autumn into Winter. There will be plenty of open mic slots for people to sign up for on the night.

Literature
Thursday, 1 November 2018 - 9:00pm

Hosted by Matt Gallagher of Moon & the Beams and Victorian Dad. Preston's friendliest and best Open Mic Night just goes from strength to strength. Free entry, all welcome!

Music
Saturday, 3 November 2018 - 8:00pm

After 32 years of treating audiences to his own Ska-Rockabilly brand of “Radiation” therapy, Roddy Byers stepped away as The Specials’ lead guitarist and into the centre spotlight as the frontman/guitarist of the SKABILLY REBELS.

Music
Thursday, 8 November 2018 - 7:00pm

Filming over 200 musicians worldwide and sampling them to create a digital supergroup of artists who never met but play together on screen, pioneering audio/video remixers and electronic duo Addictive TV perform their acclaimed “Orchestra of Samples”. "Ingenious" The Times

Music
Friday, 9 November 2018 - 8:00pm

TOTAL JAM are the UK's leading tribute to THE JAM, performing all the hits and album tracks of one of the most successful British bands. They replicate the sound of Weller, Foxton and Buckler, using the same instruments to try and get as close as they can to their unique sound, performing a wide range of their music from the band's career spanning from 1978-1982

Music
Saturday, 10 November 2018 - 7:00pm

Kirsty Almeida will be playing her latest album, name tbc, with her band at The Continental. Gibraltar-born Kirsty is an international singer and award-winning songwriter best known for her eclectic mix of musical styles in world folk music.

Music
Tuesday, 13 November 2018 - 7:00pm

They Eat Culture present their fortnightly film club - a place for the film fanatics of Preston to share in the joyous experience of watching great cinema. Keep an eye on their Twitter account @CinemaATC for weekly clues and hints about the next film to be screened.

Film
Wednesday, 14 November 2018 - 8:00pm

For anyone that’s ever been a dick on the dance floor.
A wedding. A free bar. A blast from the past.
G and Kayla’s lives are a mess but tonight they’re determined to Have It Large. As their veins course with adrenaline and cheap prosecco we follow them on an epic journey through thirty years of Pop.

Theatre
Friday, 16 November 2018 - 8:00pm

They're back! The heavy, heavy monster sound of Ska Face performing the best of The Specials, Madness, The Selecter, The Beat and many, many more! Back in sunny Preston once again for two sets of classic 2 Tone and Ska hits from those cheeky Rude Boiz - Ska Face.

Music
Saturday, 17 November 2018 - 8:00pm

The mighty HAWKLORDS return to The Continental. Originally formed in 1978 by HAWKWIND legends Robert Calvert and Dave Brock, they re-emerged in 2009 and have been touring and recording hit albums ever since. Featuring former Hawkwind members Jerry Richards and Harvey Bainbridge, this is one psychedelic experience not to be missed.

Music
Sunday, 18 November 2018 - 12:00pm

Riverside Vintage return to The Continental for 2017. Third Sunday every other month. Local designer-makers with the vintage wares, hand-crafted goods, art, music, and cake.

Friday, 23 November 2018 - 8:00pm

Earth's primary exponents of cosmic dross. The mighty HENGE beam down to The Continental for one night only, in the Name of Rave. Combining earth-made instruments such as drums, guitar, keys with more ethereal sounds and instruments HENGE have created a dance music sound as infectious as a heavy dose of Ebola.

Music
Saturday, 24 November 2018 - 8:00pm

The 80's are back! Relax and Choose Life! Time to party like it’s 1985. Go grab your WHAM! cutoff, apply your make-up on and break out the backcomb as we enjoy a night of retro fun with SMASH HITS from the 1980s with Elektrik Dreams. Classic hits featuring the best in 80’s electro-pop. Guaranteed a fabulous night of retro fun, this is a band that you will not want to miss.

Music
Tuesday, 27 November 2018 - 7:00pm

They Eat Culture present their fortnightly film club - a place for the film fanatics of Preston to share in the joyous experience of watching great cinema. Keep an eye on their Twitter account @CinemaATC for weekly clues and hints about the next film to be screened.

Film
Thursday, 29 November 2018 - 8:00pm

If you’re looking for something joyously daft and are willing to have your thoughts provoked with a big stick, then TROLLOPE might just be worth the hour of your life you would be giving up. HG Wells, Caesar, Nostradamus, Wordsworth Sid Vicious, and many more are all brought together courtesy of Percy and his time travelling wheelchair. Join him on his travels as he meets all of these characters and a barrel load more in this absurd fast-paced comedy. Three actors, twenty two characters, one big laugh.

Theatre
Friday, 30 November 2018 - 7:30pm

The music of not one, but two of Britain's greatest rock bands, Status Quo and Queen, will be celebrated on the evening of Friday 30th November at The Continental, as tribute bands Quotation UK and QueenEsque take to the stage to faithfully recreate some of classic rock's greatest live hits.

Music
Saturday, 1 December 2018 - 8:00pm

Ben Welburn and co. are back with their brilliant full-band celebration of the music of Johnny Cash, plus support TBC. Payin' respect to the Man in Black.

Music
Saturday, 8 December 2018 - 7:30pm

Since forming in 2006, The Bar-Steward Sons of Val Doonican have played almost 900 side-splitting shows to date, and have brought smiles and belly-laughs to audiences across the UK; from Barnsley to Barnstaple, from Glasgow to Glastonbury.

Music
Saturday, 15 December 2018 - 7:30pm

The Floyd Band touch down at The Continental once again after a string of sell-out shows. A unique experience for Floyd fans and general music lovers alike.

Music
Friday, 15 March 2019 - 8:00pm

Lioness provide an authentic tribute to the precocious talent, featuring TV’s ‘Stars in Their Eyes’ finalist and ‘X Factor’ contestant Emma Wright as Amy Winehouse, plus a full backing band to recreate the authentic sound of this heady mix of jazz, soul and pop. With a full stage show showcasing the talent of this songstress will take you on a journey through the emotional roller-coaster of her song writing, guaranteed to have you singing and dancing along throughout the entire show/

Music
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