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

26
MAY
Champions League Final
Live Bar, Victoria Gate Casino

Details: 60 seats are available for football fans to pre‐book to watch Real Madrid v Liverpool in a roped off private area of the Live Bar. Guests will be guaranteed the best seat in the house in front of a 32ft…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01134 688049
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26
MAY
EFL Championship Play-Off Final
Live Bar, Victoria Gate Casino

Details: Catch all the action of the play‐off final at Leeds ultimate entertainment destination. The Live Bar will be offering a cash bar to spectators on the day. Price: No booking package. Turn up on the day no set price.…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01134 688049
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29
MAY
Speed Dating in Leeds
Chino Latino

Leeds Speed DatingAbout Speed Dating in Leeds EventsAt one of our Leeds Speed Dating events you will have four minutes to chat to each date. Four minutes is long enough to see if you click with the person you are talking to…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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30
MAY
Motivating People - 30 May 18 - LEEDS
114 Wellington Street

What makes a job interesting How can you motivate people to do more How can you keep your team happy These are the questions that anyone in a leading role asks. What motivates people is a question that has intrigued humanity for…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01685 727532
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17
JUN
Poppy Walk
City Square

Discover Leeds hidden gems this summer and raise funds for The Royal British Legion. Poppy Walk is coming to City Square on 17th June and will be the perfect way to discover the past and present of this historic city. This 10km…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 03330 114500
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21
JUN
Summer Solstice Festival 2018
Leeds College of Music

SAA‐uk and Leeds College of Music join forces to bring you recitals talks and world class music on this 2018 Summer Solstice. International artists like Dr. Jayanthi Kumaresh and Suhail Khan will share the stage with rising stars Jasdeep Singh Degun and…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01132 223434
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23
JUN
Total Warrior Yorkshire
Bramham Park, Leeds

. Bramham Park offers the most magnificent of settings. A spectacular stately home surrounded by rolling hills and woodland. This is one hell of a course. Dont let the serene stately home setting fool you into thinking any different. Come prepared for…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07791 043557
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23
JUN
LEEDS Family Rave: DJ Rob Tissera ‘Down the Rabb
Stylus

Excited to announce the original family rave brings it back to Leeds for the first time since our amazing sell‐out party back in May 2017Leeds clubland icon Rob Tissera Kissdafunk takes you Down the Rabbit Hole playing an eclectic mix of house…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

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24
JUN
2018 Ultra Warrior 5hrs Yorkshire
Bramham Park

The Ultra courses have two check points one at the startfinish line and one at the half way point. So you can complete half and full laps. The winner is the participant who completed the most number of complete or half laps…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07791 043557
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27
JUN
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Wentworth Woodhouse

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Shakespeares best‐loved romantic comedy. Let yourself be whisked away on a thrilling journey to the most magical of forests and meet star‐crossed lovers playful fairies and hilarious travelling players. Beautifully designed Elizabethan costumes a wonderful musical score and…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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29
JUN
Manford's Comedy Club
Lamproom Theatre

The Lamproom Theatre plays host to Manfords Comedy Club.This live comedy show features four brilliant comedians from around the UK personally selected by Jason Manford.A great evening of original stand‐up comedy with some top names from the UK touring circuit and television.Facebook:…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01612 220460
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29
JUN
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Harewood House

Take a trip down the rabbit hole with Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as they present the classic tale of Alices Adventures in Wonderland. Join Alice as she stumbles into the magical world of Wonderland and meet a whole host of colourful…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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05
JUL
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Wentworth Woodhouse

Deep in the beautiful Northumbrian countryside a terrifying mystery and a legendary nemesis await the arrival of the worlds greatest detective. When the wife of Doctor Watson suddenly disappears a desperate quest to find her begins. Sherlock Holmes comes face to face…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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08
JUL
Robin Hood and his Merry Men
Dunstarn Farm

Robin Hood and his band of merry men are feared by the richest of the land as they travel through Sherwood Forest stealing from the rich to give to the poor. When the evil Sheriff of Nottingham schemes to stop the outlaws…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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14
JUL
Cocoon In The Park - 2018
Temple Newsam Park

Huge crystal clear sound. Stunning visuals and fx designed to bring the best out of this glorious location. Unique is the word welcome to the 10th anniversary of Cocoon in the Park.COCOON IN THE PARK 10th ANNIVERSARY.SATURDAY 14th JULY ‐ 2018.TEMPLE NEWSAM…

Location: 6.1 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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14
JUL
Manoranjan: Celebrating Indian Music and Dance
Carriageworks Theatre

An afternoon bursting with music song dance food and celebrationCome along and show your support for our talented SAA‐uk students keeping Indian culture music and dance alive in Leeds.Carriageworks Theatre will host two floors of activity and entertainment for the whole family…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01133 760318
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30
AUG
Sense and Sensibility
Wentworth Woodhouse

Join Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as Elinor and Marianne Dashwood make their first forays into the exciting world of Regency society. Adapted by award‐winning writer Laura Turner this exquisite and lively tale follows the sisters as they fall in love make…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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06
NOV
Hal Cruttenden 'Chubster' UK Tour 2018
City Varieties Music Hall

After a 2 year hiatus from touring one of the UKs most popular TV and live comedians is back with a new show entitled Chubster and nationwide tour this autumn. This hotly anticipated show premieres at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival this August…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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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…

MPV

MPV Nightclub in Leeds, West Yorkshire. Contact venue on telephone number 0113‐245 5809 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Kikos

Kikos Nightclub in Pontefract, West Yorkshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01977 794264 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

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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