Howden Park Centre

Howden Park Centre
Howden, Livingston, West Lothian, EH54 6AE
  • Box office 01506 777666
  • Email
  • Website
Photo of Howden Park Centre

Jump to times or comments

Howden Park Centre

Arts venue in Livingston hosting a wide variety of events, including music, dance, drama, exhibitions and workshops. It has a bistro, a first-floor meeting room with panoramic views over the park, several multi-function spaces, an art studio, gallery, pottery and a 296-seat auditorium. The centre has previously been awarded Building of the Year by the Edinburgh Architectural Association

Howden Park Centre is also the base for Firefly Arts who provide youth theatre and associated services for children and young people aged 5 to 25.

The centre is a 10 minute walk from Livingston Shopping Centre and bus terminal. On site parking is free of charge.

  • Provides: Free wi-fi

Events at this venue

There are 17 events at this location

Sorted by title / date & time

9 to 5: The Musical

The Livingston Players present the hilarious musical set in the late 1970s, with music and lyrics by Dolly Parton.

Wed 24 May

£14 (£12) / 01506 777666

Thu 25 May

£14 (£12) / 01506 777666

Fri 26 May

£14 (£12) / 01506 777666

Sat 27 May

£14 / 01506 777666

£14 (£12) / 01506 777666

Barbara Dickson

The songstress explores her catalogue of songs in an acoustic performance with the support of her pianist Nick Holland.

Fri 21 Jul

£26 (£24) / 01506 777666

Big Country

A re-formed configuration of the veteran Scotrockers whose hits include 'Fields of Fire' and 'In a Big Country'.

Fri 12 May

£23 (£21) / 01506 777666

The Dime Notes

The band perform 1920s New Orleans jazz, stomp and swing.

Sun 11 Jun

£13 (£11) / 01506 777666

Dougie MacLean

Scotland's foremost folk/roots troubadour, renowned for his meaningful, haunting music.

Fri 4 Aug

£23 (£21) / 01506 777666

Funbox: Underwater Adventure

Underwater adventure from the former stars of The Singing Kettle. The Funbox is locked and the gang will have to cause a splash because their magical keys are all tucked up in the sea bed. Can they find them all in time?

Katy Brand: I Was a Teenage Christian

  • 2 stars

The comedian tells the true story of when she was the member of a teenage church group.

Livingston Art Association: Annual Exhibition

Livingstone Art Association presents the results of its painting and pottery tutorials. Work available to buy, and you can find out how to join the Association.

Sun 30 Apr

Times to be confirmed / Free / 01506 777666

Mon 1 May

Times to be confirmed / Free / 01506 777666

Tue 2 May

Times to be confirmed / Free / 01506 777666

…and 26 more dates until 28 May


Internationally acclaimed tribute combo to Pink Floyd, who recreate (on a slightly smaller scale) the stage effects for which the prog rockers were renowned.

Sat 8 Jul

£16 (£14) / 01506 777666

On Our Way to Lisbon

A two-man play telling the story of Celtic's victory over Inter Milan in 1967 which saw them become the first British team to win the European Cup.

Sat 10 Jun

£14 (£12) / 01506 777666

Patsy Cline & Friends

Patsy Cline, Hank Williams and Jim Reeves deliver renditions of country classics that will transport you back to the good old days.

Sun 15 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 01506 777666

The Quo Experience

Tribute to rockers Status Quo.

Fri 28 Jul

£19 (£17) / 01506 777666

Sarah and Duck's Big Top Birthday

Sarah and Duck are brought to the stage through the magic of theatre and puppetry. Ages 3+.

Sat 24 Jun

Stuart Mitchell: Dealt a Bad Hand

Debut show from Mitchell, who's just returned from being the only UK comedian to have performed at the World Comedy Series in Las Vegas.

Fri 7 Jul

£12 (£10) / 01506 777666

The Upbeat Beatles

'The closest you'll get to the real thing' with this high-energy tribute act.

Fri 14 Jul

£17 (£15) / 01506 777666

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show

  • Written by: Eric Carle (book), Jonathan Rockefeller (adapt)

Based on Eric Carle's hand-painted books, Jonathan Rockefeller's family-friendly stage production uses a menagerie of 75 lovable puppets to faithfully bring to life the four stories: The Artist Who Painted A Blue Horse, Mister Seahorse, The Very Lonely Firefly and The Very Hungry Caterpillar.

Thu 15 Jun

£11 / 01506 777666

Voodoo Room

Tribute trio to Jimi Hendrix and Cream.

Sat 20 May

£15 (£13) / 01506 777666

Comments & ratings

Post a comment