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

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FREE taster session at the Leeds/Horsforth Rock Ch
Woodside Methodist Church Hall

The Horsforth Rock Choir is led by local musician Charlotte Jones. We are the local community choir with the national reputation ‐ join the Horsforth Rock Choir and experience the singing phenomenon that Will Smith described as Fantastic. Whilst retaining our community…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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The Queen Extravaganza
O2 Academy Leeds

The Queen Extravaganza at O2 Academy Leeds in Leeds on Tuesday 16 September 2014. 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…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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FREE taster session at the Selby Rock Choir
Portholme Church

Your friendly local Selby choir is run by singing teacher Nic Slack. We support a number of local charities raising money and awareness around North Yorkshire and as a choir we also sing together with other Rock Choir singers in the nearby…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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FREE taster session at the Barnsley Rock Choir
Mapplewell & Staincross Village Hall

The Barnsley Rock Choir is led by singing teacher Kate Threlfall. We have a great year lined up and we would like to invite you to join our choir and take part in the local Barnsley and wider South Yorkshire area. We…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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FREE taster session at the Dewsbury Rock Choir
St Pauls Church

The local Dewsbury choir is run by West Yorkshire based musician Elliot Sutcliffe. Our UK top twenty album gave ordinary people the chance to become chart‐topping singers and Rock Choir is continually giving our members bigger and better opportunities to achieve things…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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FREE taster session at the Leeds Rock Choir
St Barnabas Cof E Church

The Leeds Rock Choir is led by choir leader Nic Slack. We have a great year lined up and we would like to invite you to join our choir and take part in the local Leeds and wider West Yorkshire area. We…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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FREE taster session at the Leeds/Alwoodley Rock Ch
St Barnabas Cof E Church

Your friendly local Alwoodley choir is run by Leeds based musician Charlotte Jones. Our choir is made up of people who never thought they would join a choir or would even sing for fun and thats the beauty of joining our choir.…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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FREE taster session at the Wakefield Rock Choir
St Austins Community Centre

The Wakefield Rock Choir is led by choir leader Elliot Sutcliffe. The choir will be performing locally again soon so its a chance for you to join in sing and perform without pressure and under the supportive guidance of Elliot. Rock Choir…

Location: 6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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Throwing Muses
Leeds Irish Centre

Throwing Muses at Leeds Irish Centre in Leeds on Thursday 18 September 2014. 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: 8.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Virgin Wines Leeds Wine Tasting
Aspire

Come along and enjoy a Virgin Wines Tasting event. Well be there with the latest exclusive range of hand‐crafted boutique wines. Plus our most popular favourites so come and join us.Saturday 20th September 2014 ‐ 12noon to 4.30pmThis year we will give…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01296 714745
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Big Leeds Bike Ride
Roundhay Park

Now in its second year this great ride will again offer an opportunity to raise money for Leeds Childrens Hospital.Starting from Roundhay Park choose either the 100 mile or 100km route along country roads to York and on to the Howardian Hills…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01179 897080
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Chickenshed's The Rain That Washes
The Civic

Instantly plunged into a young man's compelling story of growing up in turbulent Zimbabwe we live and breathe his extraordinary and dramatic journey from innocence to escape finally returning to his homeland to witness Mugabe's greatest betrayal. Actor Ashley Maynard enacts Christopher's…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01226 327000
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Michael Nesmith
Varieties Music Hall

Michael Nesmith at Varieties Music Hall live on Thursday 25 September 2014 in Leeds Yorkshire. A popular live music event taking place on the Thursday 25 September 2014 that will see tickets sell out quickly. Buy tickets for Michael Nesmith…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Nick Curly presents Trust
The Mint Club

After hugely successful launches at BPM Festival Miami Music Week at Electric Pickle and an electric open air session in Barcelona during off‐Sonar Trust launches in Leeds at Mint Club: Nick Curly officialMatt TolfreyJordan PeakRandall M…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07584 072308
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Al Murray One Man One Guvnor
Varieties Music Hall

Al Murray One Man One Guvnor will be performing live at Varieties Music Hall on the Friday 26 September 2014 in Leeds Yorkshire. Buy tickets for Al Murray One Man One Guvnor online.…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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SBTRKT
O2 Academy Leeds

SBTRKT at O2 Academy Leeds in Leeds on Friday 26 September 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch SBTRKT live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service. …

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Vance Joy
Brudenell Social Club

Vance Joy appears live in Leeds Yorkshire at Brudenell Social Club on Friday 26 September 2014. For ticket prices to watch Vance Joy at Brudenell Social Club see the list of tickets available for Vance Joy.…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Smirnoff's Big Night Out
Pryzm, Leeds

Think BIG production and BIG entertainmentBig Night Out is all about transforming your local venue to somethingspectacular whether its the lasers of Ibiza or the gymnasts from theCircus. Big Night Out is famous for bringing you the biggest mostspectacular club nights across…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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Extreme Torque Show
Harewood House

Extreme Torque Show ‐ don't miss Extreme Torque Show play Motorsports at Harewood House live on Saturday 27 September 2014 in Leeds Yorkshire. Don't forget that you can get the best ticket prices by comparing the list of available tickets.…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Sports

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James Taylor
First Direct Arena

Over the course of his long career James Taylor has earned 40 gold platinum and multi‐platinum awards and five Grammy Awards for a catalog running from 1970s Sweet Baby James to his Grammy Award‐winning efforts…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Grand Boot Bazaar
The Ridings Shopping Centre

The first Grand Boot Bazaar was a success so weve booked a date to hold our second and it will happen whatever the weatherPlenty of time to sort out your cupboards and to turn those unwanted items in to cash.Interested Pre‐book…

Location: 6 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 01924 787789
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An Evening with Roger McGuinn
Varieties Music Hall

An Evening with Roger McGuinn at Varieties Music Hall in Leeds on Sunday 28 September 2014. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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The Jim Jones Revue
Brudenell Social Club

The Jim Jones Revue at Brudenell Social Club in Leeds on Monday 29 September 2014. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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The Vaselines
Brudenell Social Club

The Vaselines at Brudenell Social Club in Leeds on Tuesday 30 September 2014. 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…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Lewis Watson
The Cockpit

Lewis Watson at The Cockpit live on Wednesday 01 October 2014 in Leeds Yorkshire. A popular live music event taking place on the Wednesday 01 October 2014 that will see tickets sell out quickly. Buy tickets for Lewis Watson at…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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The Sales Blu Print Workshop
Airedale House

A free Breakfast networking Workshop which you get a free breakfast including Coffee and Tea a chance to meet fellow business owners and MDs and take away great sales know how. The presentation was informed relevant and practical and well worth the…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07734 805817
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Bipolar Sunshine
Belgrave Music Hall

Bipolar Sunshine at Belgrave Music Hall in Leeds on Friday 03 October 2014. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Chase Status
O2 Academy Leeds

Chase Status at O2 Academy Leeds in Leeds on Friday 03 October 2014. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Ella Eyre
University Union - Stylus

Ella Eyre at University Union ‐ Stylus in Leeds on Friday 03 October 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Ella Eyre live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Vokal Khord Presents 'Got You Beat'
Pontefract Town Hall

Got You Beat contains songs from a number of modern musicals like Wicked Shrek and Hairspray. Vokal Khord is a brand new musical theatre group for young people.…

Location: 2.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01924 305830
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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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