What’s On at the Happy Festival.

The Happy Festival will run in a weekend in May 2021, the exact date will be announced later this year, due to unforeseen circumstance with COVID19. There’ll be lots of things to see, join in with, have a go at – plenty of things to make you happy!

"I'm going North. It's a compulsion with me. Even in Tesco's I head straight for the freezer cabinets on the back wall."

"I'm apparently something of a celebrity since I walked the Pennine Way in slingbacks in an attempt to publicise mental health."

"It's just one of the things I've always wanted to do, swim the Channel. And meet Bonnie Tyler."

"I can't say this often enough. It may be Hamlet, but it's got to be fun, fun, fun!"

"I'm learning a language. It's called 'Get By In Flemish'. I'm learning it in case I ever go to Flem."

"He said, do you want a drink or do you want a kick up the bum with an open toed sandal? I said get you Eamonn Andrews."

"You're separated aren't you? Yes, he's livin int loft. He's got the lilo and the slow cooker. We don't speak…"

"They said they'd made out a little wedding list. Little? It made the Domesday book look like a raffle ticket…"

"I can remember when pants were pants! You wore them for 20 years then you cut them down into pan scrubs or quilts."

"Life is very tough for these Northern women, I did a cameo in a Barbara Taylor Bradford; heartbreaking…."

"Well he's not my husband but he brushed past me in a sports jacket so as good as..."

Let's Do It!
May 21

Sing Yourself Happy with the Hallé

We’re incredibly excited to continue our relationship with Manchester’s world-famous Hallé orchestra and choir. Join the Halle’s community choir leaders, Stuart Overington and Matthew Roughley, in this free one-hour online...

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May 21

The Ukulele Club

A new comedy drama by Steve Cooper A pop-up Ukulele Club on Youtube – with added drama! FIRST RULE OF UKE CLUB – IT’S ALL ABOUT THE UKE. Grab your...

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Comedy May 22

Dial Doolally

A special treat for people living in the six towns of Bury! Doolally perform daft songs to make you laugh. Sometimes they’re a bit rude, mostly they’re very silly, but...

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May 22

On a Happy Note

An evening of uplifting music and song beamed to you live from The Met in Bury, hosted by Bury’s own Noreen Kershaw. Bringing together musicians and singers from many different...

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