Live at the Man & Scythe - Saturday Nights Every Saturday night the Man & Scythe hosts live music, from 7:30 pm. With a variety of singers and musicians the evening is a showcase for new talent as well as display of established local musicianship! Don't miss it!
Medieval Fair - Every July Bolton's famous medieval experience, at the heart of which lies the Man & Scythe! Churgate is transformed into a medieval market, with stalls and entertainment; all with a distinctly medieval twist.
The Execution of James Stanley - October the 15th Every year the Man & Scythe performs a re-enactment of the execution of James Stanley, the 7th Earl of Derby. Beheaded for his support of the Royalists, the show tells the story of James Stanley's last few hours, which were spent in the pub, before moving on to his gory demise. A must-see!