What's on inDewsbury


Welcome to Dewsbury

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Dewsbury - 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 Dewsbury to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Dewsbury

29
APR
The Art of Tabla with Pandit Yogesh Samsi
GNNSJ Leeds

Inviting all musicians to join the conversation with world renowned tabla maestro Pandit Yogesh Samsi.Learn about the tabla both as a solo and as an accompanying instrument. Listen carefully to its technical intricacies and the many different styles. Observe what is essential…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01132 445523
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01
MAY
Inner Vision Orchestra @ LIF18
Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre

The Inner Vision Orchestra is the UKs only ensemble of blind and visually impaired musicians. Founded in 2012 by Indian Music Maestro Baluji Shrivastav OBE its aim is to promote blind and visually impaired artists and to address their absence in the…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01132 445523
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02
MAY
Coaching Skills - 2 May 18 - LEEDS
114 Wellington Street

Do you want to help improve employee engagement Increase performance and reduce costsOur management training course in Coaching Skills is designed for first line and customer facing managers.Coaching is increasingly becoming one of the most sought after and important skills for anyone…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01685 727532
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03
MAY
Charleys Aunt
Carriageworks Theatre

This classic farce opens with Oxford students Jack and Charley planning to declare their love before their sweethearts mean guardian whisks them off to the country and out of reach. After their intended chaperone Charleys long lost aunt Donna Lucia …

Location: 8.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01132 243801
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06
MAY
Leeds, England, Muslim Marriage Events
Mumtaz Leeds

. . We are holding the next muslim marriage event on Sunday 6th May 2018 at Mumtaz Leeds 1 and 2 Mckenzie House Chadwick Street Leeds LS10 1PJ.Open Event Open to all MuslimsAn event to provide a platform for people seeking partners…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07738 638325
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06
MAY
Notify me Leeds, England, Muslim Marriage Events
Mumtaz Leeds

. We are holding the next muslim marriage event on Sunday 6th May 2018 at Mumtaz Leeds 1 and 2 Mckenzie House Chadwick Street Leeds LS10 1PJ.Open Event Open to all MuslimsAn event to provide a platform for people seeking partners in…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07738 638325
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09
MAY
Rock Icons
Theatre Royal Wakefield

The band at the heart of the show are an international touring act who LIVE for this music. Theyve done the record deals done the top 20sdone the touring and even bought the T Shirt having toured 11 countries of the world…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01924 211311
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12
MAY
Tiff Stevenson 'Bombshell'
City Varieties Music Hall

Tiff Stevenson brings her critically acclaimed 8th solo show Bombshell on tour across the UK in 2018. Bombshell premiered at the Edinburgh Festivals Gilded Balloon last August and is her most political show yet. The tour starts on 1st March at the…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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12
MAY
Mum2mum Market Baby & Kids Nearly New Sale Halifax
Lightcliffe Academy Sports Centre

SAT 12TH MAY 2018 Lightcliffe Academy Doors Open 13:15 15:15 35 Stalls selling excellent condition baby and childrens goods at bargain prices. Well‐known brands at a fraction of high street prices. Everything imaginable for your…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

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13
MAY
Spring Music Concert
St. Andrew's Methodist Church

A friendly and relaxed atmosphere where you can enjoy some light music. Free entry a retiring collection and refreshments at the close.…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01132 557426
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15
MAY
Into the Woods
Yeadon Town Hall

The Brothers Grimm hit the stage with an epic fairytale about wishes family and the choices we make.Now a Disney film starring Meryl Streep Emily Blunt and Johnny Depp James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim take everyones favourite storybook characters and bring them…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01132 505011
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19
MAY
Get a Grip Digital Camera Course
Burley

Set in the beautiful surroundings of Ilkley this 5 Google rated one day course combines insightful lessons and demonstrations with practical assignments. All designed to help you to master your digital camera.The course is based in a contemporary fully fitted classroom just…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07828 117810
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19
MAY
Celebrate the Wedding of the Year at Curve
Victoria Gate Casino

Residents of Leeds and beyond are cordially invited to attend the live streaming of Harry and Meghans big day at Curve on Saturday May 19th Guests can celebrate the wedding of the year in true British style with a sumptuous afternoon tea…

Location: 8.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01134 688049
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23
MAY
Moscow State circus
Savile Park

Promising their 'greatest ever production to date' the ever‐popular Moscow State Circus are a world‐renowned circus troupe where 'magnificent feats of human achievement' are the norm. Expect rogue clowns mucking around performers in high‐wires…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

27
MAY
Love 4 Music Festival
The Pavilion

With soul funk and reggae music currently underrepresented in the North of England the Love 4 Music Festival promises to give fans of this music a chance to see A‐list artists perform without the need for a trip to London The organisers…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 03333 353399
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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: 8 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: 7.9 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: 8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 03330 114500
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17
JUN
Saltaire Holistic Health Fair
Victoria Hall

Victoria Hall will be host to Saltaires first Holistic Health Fair on Sunday 17th June 2018.Celebrating the wellbeing of Mind Body & Spirit there will be over 50 exhibitors and a timetable of free yoga classes talks and workshops to attend. …

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07889 011604
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20
JUN
Moscow sate circus
Savile Park

Special offer ‐ 2 for 1 on any seat any day Simply call the box office 020 3375 3970 and quote Juggler to receive the deal. THE MOSCOW STATE CIRCUS All new production GOSTINITSAThe UK will play host…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02033 753970
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20
JUN
Moscow State circus - Gostinitsa
Savile Park

The worlds most famous circus will bring its latest & greats production GOSTINITSA ‐ a show that promises to have all the spectacle and nerve‐tingling edge of your seat thrills for the whole family. Nowhere else will you witness all the…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02033 753970
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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: 8.4 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: 16.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07791 043557
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23
JUN
Mum2mum Baby & Childrens Nearly New Sale Keighley
Victoria hall

SAT 23RD JUNE 2018 13:15 15:15 Over 30 stalls selling excellent condition baby and childrens goods at bargain prices. Well‐known brands at a fraction of high street prices. Everything imaginable for your little ones.See the Facebook event listing for sale item…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

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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: 16.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07791 043557
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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: 15.2 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: 10.8 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: 10 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: 8.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01133 760318
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19
JUL
Little Women
Oakwell Hall Country Park

Chapterhouse Theatre Company is proud to present the timeless story of Little Women based on the classic novel by Louisa May Alcott. Join Chapterhouse as four sisters ‐ Jo Beth Meg and Amy ‐ tell the story of their life during the…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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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…

Eureka! The National Children's Museum

Have you ever wondered... What happens to the food you eat How sound and music are made What might be hidden in your back garden How other people liveThe answers to these questions and many more will be…

Bolling Hall

Tucked away in a leafy garden, less than a mile from the city centre, is one of Bradford's most precious jewels. . . It's easy to see why Bolling Hall was a pleasant family home for more than five centuries, with views right over the…

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…

National Media Museum

The National Media Museum is part of the NMSI Museums Group National Museum of Science and Industry which also includes the Science Museum based in London and at Wroughton in Wiltshire, the National Railway Museum based in York and at Shildon in County Durham.We exist to 'Engage, inspire…

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