Wilderspin Events

Barton Street Boot Sale

Visit our Caretaker’s Clearout! stall and pop in for a tea break as you explore the best of Barton’s bric a brac!

Check Facebook for locations.

10am – 2pm

Posted on:5th July 2023 20240630 20240624

Brilliant Buildings

Models and poetry fashioned by pupils from Castledyke Primary School based on their exploration and discovery of Barton’s fine Victorian buildings.

Posted on:31st May 2024 20240607 20240624
view of museum on barton bike night

Barton Bike Night

Back to its traditional Wednesday evening – motorcycles, trace stands, vintage bikes and live bands.

The Museum has refreshments and helmet / leathers storage.


Posted on:29th February 2024 20240703 20240624

Mother Goose

Our resident Community Theatre Group FRIENDS AT BARTON return in November with another family pantomime, transforming the Joseph Wright Hall into Witz End Farm.  Will Demon Vanity steal the golden eggs or will Fairy Virtue save the day?  Tickets on sale from October 2024.

Posted on:20th January 2024 20241115 20240624

Chritsmas Fair

Crafts Fair, refreshments and Victorian Father Christmas as part of Barton’s Christmas Festival.

12pm – 4pm

Refreshments 12pm – 5.30pm.

Posted on:29th February 2024 20241130 20240624