A centre for live music The Met is noted for its specialist folk music programme. In addition to local, national and international folk artists and bands the programme includes theatre, comedy and a range of music workshops. The venue contains two performance spaces, a restaurant and the Edwin Street Recording Studio. The Met organises and promotes a number of outdoor events including the annual Ramsbottom Festival.
There is on-street parking in Silver Street and Bolton Street, where there is also a car-park next to the East Lancs Railway. Both the bust station and Bury's Metrolink terminus are a few hundred yards from The Met.
Events at this venue
There are 13 events at this location
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Liverpool's undisputed kings of soulful pop harmonies. Renowned for an endless string of soulful hits including 'Forgotten Town', 'Ideal World', 'Born Again', 'Harvest for the World', 'What’s in a Word', 'Hooverville', 'Words', 'Father', 'The Bottle' and many more.
Fri 22 Nov
£24.75 / 0161 761 2216
The Clone Roses & The Smiths Ltd.
Celebrate the glory of Manchester music with tributes to two of the greatest bands of the eighties. The Clone Roses are the longest serving and most popular Stone Roses tribute playing live today, with an attention to detail second to none. The Smiths Ltd are the only Smiths tribute band from Manchester, with an…
Fri 5 Jul
£16.50 / 0161 761 2216
The Doors Alive
Tribute to Jim Morrison's seminal LA rock crew.
Sat 15 Jun
£15.40 / 0161 761 2216
The ensemble performs rock in tribute to the award-winning band.
Sat 12 Oct
£18.15 / 0161 761 2216
Regarded as one of the UK's most distinguished and original songwriters Graham Parker is perhaps best known as lead singer of Graham & The Rumour who preceded the arrival of punk rock and new wave, his career has spanned over 40 years and was recently reinvigorated when acclaimed US film producer and director Judd…
Sat 30 Nov
£26.95 / 0161 761 2216
Ex-frontman of punk stalwarts the Stranglers plays a mix of material from his solo and band career.
Sun 17 Nov
£27.50 / 0161 761 2216
Jack and the Beanstalk
" Fee Fi Fo Fum! It’s a giant of a show, we’d love you to come! " This classic fairytale now gets the Lyngo treatment so expect lots of surprises and beautiful images as Patrick Lynch (from Cbeebies) tells the gripping story of Jack who sells his cow for five magic beans and finds himself in the land above the…
Tue 28 May
£8–£10 / 0161 761 2216
Nick Sharratt’s Right Royal Drawalong
" A family-friendly, fun filled draw-along for all ages. " Join acclaimed children’s writer and illustrator Nick Sharratt and draw along with him! He’ll be showing you how to sketch favourite characters like Tracy Beaker and Timothy Pope, sharing ways of creating fantastic creatures like dragons and unicorns…
Sun 9 Jun
£8–£10 / 0161 761 2216
Sam and Mark’s On The Road Show
Children’s TV royalty Sam and Mark, as seen on CBBC’s Big Friday Wind-Up and Copycats, are taking to the road with a brand new live show this half term. Join the BAFTA award winning duo for an unmissable hour of entertainment jam packed with sketches, jokes and games in a show full of fun and laughs for all the…
Thu 30 May
£10–£12 / 0161 761 2216
There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed A Fly
There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed A Fly. I don’t know why she swallowed a fly… But The People’s Theatre Company do! And now you can too as they bring one of the world’s best loved nursery rhymes to life just in time to celebrate the 45th anniversary of Pam Adams’ best selling book! From the creators of Don’t…
Sat 1 Jun
£12 / 0161 761 2216