Entertainment and Venues in Barrow-in-Furness:
Offers a wide choice of leisure facilities including Nuffield Health & Fitness and Apollo Bingo. It has McDonalds, Pizza Hut and KFC restaurants. Nearby is Fuzzy Eds with its indoor play area and family restaurant and also a Brewers' Fayre and Frankie and Benny's. Hollywood Park has the Vue cinema, one of largest cinemas in Cumbria. For the latest film information, local listings, reviews & competitions visit http://www.myvue.com/home/cinema/barrow.
An award-winning multi-purpose Arts Centre which offers theatre, variety, regular popular shows, concerts and dancing. The cafe, licensed restaurant and booking office are open Monday to Friday 9 am to 5 pm and Saturday 9 am to 4 pm. Box office (01229) 820000.
Web site www.theforumbarrow.co.uk.
Art Gene Gallery
Art Gene Gallery is an independent artist led initiative exhibiting a quality programme of (international contemporary art exhibitions, and hosting high profile artists residencies from it's extensive studios. Tel: (01229) 825085 for current exhibition opening times. Closed between shows. Disabled access. http://www.artgene.co.uk/.
The LazerZone & PlayZone
The Custom House Barrow's exciting and futuristic lazer tag facility. A combination of sport and modern technology Tel: (01229) 823823. http://1abbeyroad.co.uk/.
Barrow is renowned for its nightclubs.
The Nines, Dalkeith Street Tel (01229) 821301 is a cabaret club, bar and entertainment venue.
Manhattan's Nightclub and Maddisons Sports Bar in Cavendish Street.
Many of the local pubs host live music, especially at weekends. These events can be found at http://www.cumbrialive.co.uk/music-scene.