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

01
OCT
Amazing Grace
Carriageworks Theatre

What if were not the leads in our own stories but rather just the supporting roles in the lives of othersSo says Lockwood who is most definitely the lead in this story.This is a story about love love of oneself romantic…

Location: 8.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01133 760318
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01
OCT
Huddersfield Does Vintage
Huddersfield Town Hall

Huddesfield Does Vintage will be back in 2016 with a freshers special Huddersfield University is renowned for its fashion and design courses and has over 23000 students fun fact We know theres a while to wait for this fair but all…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07824 559272
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01
OCT
Hot Dub Time Machine
O2 Academy Leeds

Hot Dub Time Machine at O2 Academy Leeds in Leeds on Saturday 01 October 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Hot Dub Time Machine tickets so weve done the legwork for you. …

Location: 8.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
OCT
White Denim
University Union - Stylus

White Denim at University Union ‐ Stylus in Leeds on Thursday 06 October 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch White Denim live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
OCT
Monochorome
1 East Parade

Open10am 3pm DailyCost Free Public AdmissionThe Monochrome format simplifies and strengthens our photographs. We draw attention to what caught our eye. We highlight patterns of light and shadow or use light falling across…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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09
OCT
Frankie Ballard
Brudenell Social Club

Frankie Ballard at Brudenell Social Club in Leeds on Sunday 09 October 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Frankie Ballard live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
OCT
Goo Goo Dolls
O2 Academy Leeds

The Goo Goo Dolls are an American rock band from Buffalo New York. Guitarist John Rzeznick Vocalist and bass player Robby Takac and drummer Mike Malinin have seen huge success and been together since 1986…

Location: 8.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
OCT
Nina Nesbitt
The Wardrobe

Nina Nesbitt at The Wardrobe in Leeds on Monday 10 October 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Nina Nesbitt tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave…

Location: 8.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
OCT
Kate Nash
The Wardrobe

English Irish‐born singer‐songwriter Kate Nash is famed for her indie poprock musical talents. She plays guitar syth keyboard bass drums and sings her own material and first appeared on TV with Jools Holland on his…

Location: 8.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
OCT
Backup and DR as a Service
Oulton Hall

Blue Chip invite you to join us for our Backup & Disaster Recovery as a Service DRaaS event on Wednesday 12th October at Oulton Hall Leeds. This interactive session will focus on Cloud Backup and Disaster Recovery for your IT services. The…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08450 347222
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13
OCT
Speyside Special - Leeds
The Cross Keys

This tasting focuses on the generally soft fruity complex and delicious whiskies of this massively important area of production. Almost half of all the single malt distilleries in Scotland are in Speyside as well as many of the famous brands you will…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02031 766461
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13
OCT
James Vincent McMorrow
Town Hall Leeds

James Vincent McMorrow at Town Hall Leeds in Leeds on Thursday 13 October 2016. 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…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
OCT
Jean Michel Jarre
First Direct Arena

French composer Jean Michel Jarre is famed for his exciting live musical performances incorporating light sound laser and fireworks. He combines ambient and new age sounds with electric syth‐pop. Visualaudio spectacles such as his laser…

Location: 8.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
OCT
Lady Boys of Bangkok: Forever Yours - LEEDS 2016
The Sabai Pavilion

Energetic exotic eclectic and completely unpredictable those sensationally glamorous LADY BOYS OF BANGKOK are ready to whoop it up in LEEDS with a dazzling new production of the countrys most popular touring cabaret show ‐ Forever Yours...x.Under the unique canvas of…

Location: 8.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08717 050705
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14
OCT
Sangam
Seven Arts Centre

Sangam marks a meeting a confluence and a blending of musical traditions. Three internationally renowned musicians play together for the first time. Ustad Dharambir Singh brings the richness of the sitar Pandit Bharat Bhushan Goswami adds the soulful sarangi and Pandit Ramdas…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01132 445523
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14
OCT
Bear Grylls Endeavour
First Direct Arena

Bear Grylls Endeavour at First Direct Arena in Leeds on Friday 14 October 2016. 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…

Location: 8.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

15
OCT
OTLEY Mum2Mum Market
Otley Rugby Club

Want to make cash in time for XmasNeed to declutter Otley Rugby Club ‐ Saturday 15th October 2016 10.30‐12.30Last sale attracted 170 buyers and top seller made over £300 not bad for 2hrs work Award winning Mum2Mum Market run baby and childrens…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07762 358374
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15
OCT
The Great Northern (not just) Lace Fair
Pudsey Civic Hall

Celebrate the 25th annual Lace Fair with all your favourite suppliers Everything to make laceplus fabrics wool beads and supplies for lots more hobbies Refreshments available all day. Free parking.An exhibition of lace and embroidery by theWhite Rose Lacemakers.…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01606 594200
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15
OCT
Bad Company
First Direct Arena

Bad Company at First Direct Arena in Leeds on Saturday 15 October 2016. 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: 8.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
OCT
Jamie T
O2 Academy Leeds

Jamie T at O2 Academy Leeds in Leeds on Saturday 15 October 2016. 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: 8.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

16
OCT
Muslim Marriage Events Bradford
Royal Taj Resturant & Banqueting Hall BRADFORD

We are holding the next single muslims marriage event on Sunday 16th October 2016 at Royal Taj Restaurant Bradford.22 and Over EventThe event is acting as an intermediary for people who are seeking marriage partners. The setting is very much open to…

Location: 8.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07738 638325
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19
OCT
Halfway To Paradise - The Billy Fury Story
Alhambra Theatre Bradford

Billy Fury was Britains own Elvis ‐ & The girls would go wild for him. 33 years after his untimely death ‐ his own musicians remember him.Last Night Was Made For Love When Will You Say I Love You A Thousand Stars…

Location: 8.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01274 432000
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20
OCT
CHERYL, MIKE & JAY FORMERLY OF BUCKS FIZZ
City Varieties Music Hall

In the early 1980s Bucks Fizz were everywhere. Originally put together as four young performers for A Song For Europe they became a global phenomenon when they won the Eurovision Song Contest with Making Your Mind Up an instant hit around the…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01132 430808
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20
OCT
Band of Skulls
University Union - Stylus

Alternative rock group Band of Skulls consists of Emma Richardson vocals Russell Marsden guitar and Matt Hayward drums. Having met at college the band have grown from strength to strength having started their music…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

20
OCT
Billy Talent
O2 Academy Leeds

Billy Talent is a melodic punk rock band formed in 1993 in Canada. The members met each other in high school and they remained underground in the indie music scene of Toronto for almost a…

Location: 8.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
OCT
The Floyd Effect - The Pink Floyd Tribute Show
Holmfirth Picturedrome

The Floyd Effect has become rightly renowned for the remarkable accuracy with which it performs the iconic music of Pink Floyd. All of the bands members are top quality musicians with pedigrees and they faithfully recreate the music without recourse to backing…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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22
OCT
Yorkshire Imperial Urquhart Travel Band
Ossett Town Hall

The Yorkshire Imps are marking the 80th anniversary of the band at Ossett Town Hall. Past and present members of the band will join forces to celebrate the Bands remarkable musical history. The celebration concert on provides an opportunity for supporters past…

Location: 2.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01924 305830
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22
OCT
Yorkshire Imps (DUT) Band 80th Anniversary Concert
Ossett Town Hall

The Yorkshire Imperial Urquhart Travel Band is marking its 80th anniversary on Saturday 22nd October with a special concert in Ossett Town Hall where present and former members of the band will join forces to celebrate the Bands remarkable musical…

Location: 2.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07531 382582
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22
OCT
Romesh Ranganathan
Halifax Victoria Theatre

Romesh Ranganathan at Halifax Victoria Theatre in Halifax on Saturday 22 October 2016. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Romesh Ranganathan live in the…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

23
OCT
The Four Tops and The Temptations
First Direct Arena

The Four Tops and The Temptations at First Direct Arena in Leeds on Sunday 23 October 2016. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch The…

Location: 8.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

Tourist Attractions


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…

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…

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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