What's on inCastleford

Welcome to Castleford

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Castleford - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Castleford to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Castleford

03
JUL
Jimmy Carr
Leeds Town Hall

Funny man Jimmy Carr has become known and loved for his deadpan delivery and observational comedy. His humour is often dark yet hugely appealing as his success on TV and the live stand‐up stage keeps…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

03
JUL
Jimmy Carr Funny Business
Town Hall Leeds

Jimmy Carr Funny Business appears live in Leeds Yorkshire at Town Hall Leeds on Friday 03 July 2015. For ticket prices to watch Jimmy Carr Funny Business at Town Hall Leeds see the list of tickets available for Jimmy Carr Funny…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

03
JUL
Luisa Omielans
Varieties Music Hall

Luisa Omielans at Varieties Music Hall in Leeds on Friday 03 July 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Luisa Omielans tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

03
JUL
NOFX
O2 Academy Leeds

NOFX at O2 Academy Leeds in Leeds on Friday 03 July 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the tickets for…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
JUL
NOFX Alkaline Trio
O2 Academy Leeds

NOFX Alkaline Trio at O2 Academy Leeds in Leeds on Friday 03 July 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
JUL
Frankie Valli The Four Seasons
First Direct Arena

Frankie Valli The Four Seasons at First Direct Arena in Leeds on Saturday 04 July 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Frankie Valli…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
JUL
Fleetwood Mac
First Direct Arena

Fleetwood Mac have a history of producing highly successful records that appeal to a large section of music lovers. A British band who were formed in 1967 they have undergone a number of changes…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
JUL
Modest Mouse
O2 Academy Leeds

American Indie rock band Modest Mouse has been on the music scene since 2003. They have released 5 albums to date all with long titles their debut in 1996 being This is a Long Drive…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
JUL
Johnny Marr
Warehouse 23

Johnny Marr at Warehouse 23 in Wakefield on Thursday 09 July 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Johnny Marr live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service.…

Location: 6.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
JUL
Coalfields Festival
Long Fields Darton

Coalfields Festival 2015 is coming a great day out for all the familySaturday 11th July at Darton Long Fields there will be over 50 bands playing across 5 stages.Doors opening at 12 noon. Early bird entry will be £7 & £10 on…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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11
JUL
Beres Hammond
O2 Academy Leeds

Beres Hammond at O2 Academy Leeds in Leeds on Saturday 11 July 2015. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us do…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
JUL
National Youth Dance Company: Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui
Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre

Having completed two sold out UK tours National Youth Dance Company visits Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre with a new work created by the 2014‐15 Guest Artistic Director Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui.Cherkaoui is one of the most prolific choreographers working today; a Sadler's…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01132 208008
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15
JUL
Summer Adventure Stockeld Park 2015
Stockeld Park

Stockeld Park is an award winning family day out perfectly situated between Leeds and Harrogate. Stockeld Parks Summer Adventure ‐ where magic is made & adventures begin.... Nestled within ancient woodland Stockeld Park hosts its Adventure seasons. With a retro roller rink…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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15
JUL
Bette Midler
First Direct Arena

Bette Midler at First Direct Arena in Leeds on Wednesday 15 July 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Bette Midler live in the…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

17
JUL
The Twang
Warehouse 23

The Twang at Warehouse 23 in Wakefield on Friday 17 July 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest The Twang tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave…

Location: 6.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

18
JUL
Leeds Central Northern Soul All Nighter
HiFi

Tickets now on sale in the Soul Shop at http:northernsoul‐uk.webs.comThe first All Nighter at the Infamous and Legendary Leeds Central Soul Club for 35 years.DO NOT MISS THIS HISTORIC EVENTAfter 4 years of trying we have finally got the go ahead for…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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18
JUL
Naomi Wilkinson at Stockeld Park 2015
Stockeld Park

Are you ready for a Summer OF Adventure at Stockeld Park To launch our Summer season and to inspire young explorers CBBC star and TV presenter Naomi Wilkinson will be joining us on Saturday 18th July to give us an insight into…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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19
JUL
Colour Run Stockeld Park 2015 Martin House
Stockeld Park

Join hundreds of people running through a blaze of colour on our 3.5 km course though Stockeld Parks beautiful countryside parkland.1100 registration 1130 startStart the course in your own bright white t‐shirt and finish as a unique work of artStockeld Park are…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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21
JUL
Neil Diamond
First Direct Arena

A favourite of BritEvents US singer and songwriter Neil Diamond appears in the UK again on a very welcome tour. Neil who was born in 1941 is famous for his crooning signature songs which…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
JUL
My Country
No. 1 Whitehall Riverside

Open10am 3pm DailyCost Free Public AdmissionOur My Country exhibition illustrates how photographers across the world view their own country. For many it was an opportunity to present their country in a positive light;…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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25
JUL
Cherry Glazerr
Brudenell Social Club

Cherry Glazerr at Brudenell Social Club in Leeds on Saturday 25 July 2015. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
JUL
Bars and Melody
The Wardrobe

Bars and Melody at The Wardrobe in Leeds on Tuesday 28 July 2015. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us do…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

31
JUL
Texas Sharleen Spiteri
Millenium Square

Texas Sharleen Spiteri at Millenium Square in Leeds on Friday 31 July 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Texas Sharleen Spiteri tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
AUG
Leeds Flower, Vegetable and Craft Show 2015
The Grammar School at Leeds

Talks and demonstrations will also be given in the lecture theatre on both days. Musical entertainment will be provided by Stuart Garden. Traders both inside and out will include: nurseries specialist growers garden accessories and tools photography paintings and…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01138 123692
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01
AUG
Super Hero Weekend Stockeld Park 2015
Stockeld Park

To Celebrate Yorkshire Day we are calling all Yorkshire Heroes to our Super hero weekend.£1.00 off Day Passes to all Heroes who come in full Fancy dress. costume must cover at least 50 of your body We will be celebrating…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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04
AUG
Bad Religion
O2 Academy Leeds

Bad Religion at O2 Academy Leeds in Leeds on Tuesday 04 August 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Bad Religion live in the…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
AUG
Flogging Molly
University Union - Stylus

Flogging Molly at University Union ‐ Stylus in Leeds on Wednesday 12 August 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
AUG
Shadwell Flower, Vegetable and Craft Show 2015
Shadwell Primary School

Hundreds of exhibits and displays. Trade stalls selling plants homemade produce cards etc. Tombola and musical entertainment throughout.Bar and tea tent. Horticultural craft and hobby entries and exhibits. Prize giving and auction at 4.30pm.…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01138 123692
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29
AUG
BSSK Mind, Body & Spirit Event
Elsecar Heritage Centre

Elsecar ‐ Building 21 Elsecar Heritage CentreThe 18th BSSK Elsecar Mind Body & Spirit Weekend14 FREE talks and workshops during the weekendA wide range of therapists readers and trade standsCaf with snacks and drinks and hot food within the showFree parkingFree Treasure…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01724 849886
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01
SEP
Natalie Prass
Brudenell Social Club

Natalie Prass at Brudenell Social Club in Leeds on Tuesday 01 September 2015. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the best…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

Tourist Attractions


Thackray Museum

The Museum was the inspiration of Paul Thackray, grandson of Charles F Thackray, founder of the medical company bearing his name in Leeds in 1902.With the aid of a £3 million grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund, the museum has been established in a former workhouse building adjacent…

Leeds City Museum

Leeds City Museum is an exciting day out for visitors of all ages. See fascinating , lively displays that tell the story of Leeds, the natural world, Ancient Egypt and Africa, to name but a few.Experience a world of discovery.. explore four floors of interactive and exciting galleries.…

Middleton Railway

Having been established by an Act of Parliament in 1758, the Middleton Railway, Leeds, can claim to be the oldest Railway in the world. It also played host to the first commercially successful, revenue earning, steam locomotives which entered service there in 1812. The 1758 Middleton Railway Trust…

Absolute Leisure

Absolute Leisure Nightclub in Castleford, West Yorkshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01977 668613 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

AMF Bowling

Bowling at AMF Bowling in Leeds, West Yorkshire. Contact venue on 0113‐245 1781 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Atrium

Atrium Nightclub in Leeds, West Yorkshire. Contact venue on telephone number 0113‐242 6116 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

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