What's Happening in Preston: June 2024

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June 14, 2024

Welcome to our roundup of events and activities in Preston throughout June 2024! Whether you're a local or considering relocating, there's something for everyone. Here's what you can look forward to this month:

Preston Jazz and Improvisation Festival

Dates: May 21st - June 7th

Location: Various venues across Preston

Kick off June with the final days of the Preston Jazz and Improvisation Festival. This event celebrates jazz in all forms, featuring performances from seasoned artists and emerging talents. Don't miss the "Young Jazz in the Square" on June 1st at Winckley Square, showcasing the incredible talents of young musicians.

D-Day 80th Anniversary Commemorations

Date: June 6th & June 8th

Location: Flag Market

Preston will honour the 80th anniversary of D-Day with a series of commemorative events. On June 6th, join the civic event featuring choir performances and the lighting of a beacon. The celebrations continue on June 8th with parades, historical exhibitions, and performances, bringing history to life and paying tribute to the heroes of D-Day.

Race for Life and Pretty Muddy

Date: June 8th

Location: Moor Park

Join thousands of participants in the Race for Life and Pretty Muddy events to raise funds for Cancer Research UK. This family-friendly event includes a non-competitive 5K race and a muddy obstacle course, perfect for participants of all ages and fitness levels. Come out to support a great cause and have fun doing it!

Preston Euro Fanzone

Dates: June 6th, 20th & 25th

Location: Flag Market

Football fans, rejoice! The Euro Fanzone is back, and Preston's Flag Market will be the place to watch England's group stage matches on a big screen. Enjoy a festival atmosphere with fellow fans as you cheer on the Three Lions in their matches against Denmark, Serbia, and Slovenia.

Windrush 76 Festival

Date: June 23rd

Location: Avenham and Miller Parks

Celebrate the cultural heritage of the Windrush generation at the Windrush 76 Festival. This event commemorates the contributions of the Windrush generation to British society with stories, performances, and activities. It's a day of remembrance and celebration, reflecting on the rich history and impact of the Windrush generation.


Dates: June 29th-30th

Location: Moor Park

End the month on a high note with Rockprest, the UK's largest tribute act festival. Enjoy performances from some of the best rock and indie tribute bands. This family-friendly event also includes funfair attractions, making it a perfect weekend outing for music lovers of all ages.

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