The Continental

The Continental
South Meadow Lane, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 8JP
Photo of The Continental

Jump to times or comments

Events at this venue

There are 28 events at this location

Sorted by title / date & time

The Ac/dc Experience W/ Soldato

The North West-based group plays tribute to the Australian rock band.

Fri 22 Sep

£10 / 01772 499425

Back To The Future: Enchantment Under The Sea

A bank holiday party celebrating the classic movie trilogy featuring rock'n'roll DJs, puppet show, The Starlighters and a re-enactment of the famous dance.

Sun 27 Aug

£7.15 / 01772 499425

The Bar-Steward Sons Of Val Doonican's Christmas Knitwear Tour 2017: The Continental, Preston

The Bar-Steward Sons of Val Doonican bring their annual Christmas Knitwear Tour to The Continental, Preston. This is a seated show and guaranteed to have you rolling in the aisles. Bring your loudest Christmas jumpers, and join the biggest Christmas party, Preston has ever seen.

Sat 9 Dec

£13 / 01772 499425

Big Boy Bloater & The Limits

Contemporary rhythm'n'blues and blues-rock from the London-based band.

Sat 7 Oct

£11 / 01772 499425

The Breath

Former urban guitarist of Cinematic Orchestra, Stuart McCallum and Irish singer Rioghnach Connolly present their folk project alongside pianist John Ellis and drummer Luke Flowers.

Fri 15 Sep

£11 / 01772 499425

Cash: Full Band Celebration of the Music of Johnny Cash

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

Sat 4 Nov

£11 / 01772 499425

Cash

Ben Welburn pays tribute to the music of Johnny Cash.

Sat 4 Nov

£11 / 01772 499425

Chris Wood

Chris Wood is an uncompromising writer whose music reveals his love for the un-official history of the English speaking people. With gentle intelligence he weaves the tradition with his own contemporary parables. A self-taught musician, composer and song writer, Chris is a lifelong autodidact whose independent streak…

Thu 23 Nov

£13.20 / 01772 499425

Chris Wood

Folk-rock from the fiddle player, guitarist and singer-songwriter.

Thu 23 Nov

£13.20 / 01772 499425

The Continental's 18th Beer & Cider Festival

We're waving goodbye to Summer 2017 with the return of our most popular event, not to mention one of the most popular events on Preston's social calendar… The Continental's Beer & Cider Festival! Running from Thursday 5th October to Sunday 8th October. Anyone who's been to one of these shindigs before (and that's a…

Thu 5 Oct

£3–£8 / 01772 499425

  • 17:00 – 00:30

Fri 6 Oct

£3–£8 / 01772 499425

  • 12:00 – 00:30

Sat 7 Oct

£3–£8 / 01772 499425

  • 12:00 – 00:30

Sun 8 Oct

£3–£8 / 01772 499425

  • 12:00 – 20:00

The Continental's 18th Beer Festival

Preston's Biggest and Best Beer Festival is BACK!

Thu 5 Oct

£2.35–£4.35 / 01772 499425

Fri 6 Oct

£2.35–£4.35 / 01772 499425

Sat 7 Oct

£2.35–£4.35 / 01772 499425

Sun 8 Oct

£2.35–£4.35 / 01772 499425

Growth

Play about a young man who after much procrastination decides to do something about that lump.

Thu 12 Oct

£8 (£6) / 01772 499425

  • 20:00

Growth By Luke Norris

Tobes is young, free and having a ball. Off. He's successfully ignored his lump for two years but it's starting to get in the way - cramping his style and, worse, affecting his sex life. So now there are pants to be dropped, and decisions to be made It's a real ball ache. A comedy about growing up and manning up…

Thu 12 Oct

£8.80 (£6.60–£8.80) / 01772 499425

The Hawklords

Spacey prog-rock from ex-Hawkwind members Jerry Richards, Ron Tree, Ade Shaw, Harvey Bainbridge, Steve Swindells and Dave Pearce.

Wed 1 Nov

£13.20 / 01772 499425

Hawklords plus Earthling Society

The Hawklords bring an 'out of this world' space-rock extravaganza!

Wed 1 Nov

£13.20 / 01772 499425

Hey Pixies - Tribute To The Pixies

HEY PIXIES are the UK's most gigantic PIXIES tribute band Formed late 2015 in Manchester by four talented musicians who have each previously notched up many gigs with original and other cover bands. The guys (and gal) came together through their shared love of the Pixies. A few false starts later, the current…

Sat 2 Dec

£8.80 / 01772 499425

Limehouse Lizzy

A tribute to the hard rock of Thin Lizzy.

Sat 16 Sep

£15 adv / 01772 499425

  • 20:00

The Machine Rages On: Rage Against The Machine Tribute

The Midlands-based covers band perform songs by the American rap-metal band, Rage Against The Machine.

Sat 23 Sep

£8.80 / 01772 499425

Fri 2 Feb 2018

£8.80 / 01772 499425

Miles & Erica Of The Wonder Stuff

The Wonder Stuff's Miles Hunt & Erica Nockalls will be touring the UK in September and October this year in support of the duo's third studio album. We're very proud to announce that they're coming to The Continental on Friday 20th October, 2017. In response to being asked about the new album and tour Hunt…

Fri 20 Oct

£15.40 / 01772 499425

Miles Hunt & Erica Nockalls

Solo venture from the Wonder Stuff singer, with vocal/violin backing from his partner Nockalls.

Fri 20 Oct

£15.40 / 01772 499425

  • 20:00

Mörderstein: A Tribute To Rammstein

Mörderstein have been labelled as the UK's Ultimate RAMMSTEIN tribute band by many of the people who have witnessed their live show. Six members, fully live with the attitude, determination…… and pyromania! Some great reviews have raised the profile of Mörderstein to a place higher than any of the founder members…

Fri 13 Oct

£8.80 / 01772 499425

Muso Magazine 25th Anniversary Bash

A live music event to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the publication of the first issue of the magazine, featuring Adam Williams and Matt Holmes, Jan Hough, Pike, James Christy, Neil Hunt and Dirty Bare Feet.

Sat 2 Sep

£5 / 01772 499425

  • 18:45

Penetration

Acclaimed punk/new wave veterans.

Fri 10 Nov

£14 / 01772 499425

  • 20:30

Penetration plus The Distractions & Three Day Weekend

Tuff Life Boogie & They Eat Culture are proud to present the latest in a long line of classic punk acts at The Continental - the legendary PENETRATION!

Fri 10 Nov

£15.40 / 01772 499425

Penetration, The Distractions

Penetration Penetration is a punk rock band from County Durham, England formed in 1976. They re-formed in 2001 with several new members. Fronted by distinctive singer, Pauline Murray, their debut single, "Don't Dictate", is now acknowledged as a classic punk rock single[ and their debut album, Moving Targets (1978), is…

Fri 10 Nov

£15.40 / 01772 499425

Rob Heron & the Tea Pad Orchestra

Rob Heron play their own unique brand of Western Swing, Blues, Gypsy Jazz and Country, or “North Eastern Swing” as they’ve coined it.

Sat 25 Nov

£11 / 01772 499425

The Smiths Utd

Back by popular demand after their sold out show in February! The Smiths UTD is a Lincoln-based The Smiths tribute act. The classic four-piece Smiths lineup paid homage to by four Smiths-mad lads from the flatlands! All the classic hits and more.

Fri 8 Dec

£11 / 01772 499425

Straighten Out: Tribute To The Stranglers

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! The growling bass sound…

Sat 18 Nov

£11 / 01772 499425

Comments & ratings