What's on inFairburn

Welcome to Fairburn

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

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Forthcoming events in Fairburn

25
JUN
Northern Aldborough Festival: Liane Carroll Trio
The Old Hall

Northern Aldborough Festival is proud to be presenting a true jazz great Liane Carroll an award‐winning jazz pianist and singer described by Jamie Cullum as one of the greatest singers we have in this country. Awards include Best British Vocalist BBC Jazz…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01423 900979
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25
JUN
Northern Aldborough Festival: Oliver Baily (violin
The Old Hall

The Northern Aldborough Festival prides itself on promoting exciting young musicians. Oliver Baily comes from a family with close associations with The Northern Aldborough Festival. A talented young violinist completing his studies at the Royal Northern College of Music Oliver is…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01423 900979
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25
JUN
Wheatfields Summer Fair
Sue Ryder Wheatfields Hospice

This years Summer Fair will take place at Wheatfields Hospice and Shire Oak School on Saturday 25 June.The popular Summer Fair is the perfect day out for friends and family alike offering everything from live entertainment and food to prize tombolas and…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 0113 203337
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25
JUN
Tom Jones
Doncaster Racecourse

Tom Jones may be approaching 70 but he shows little sign of slowing down. Born Thomas Jones Woodward in 1940 he was awarded an OBE by the Queen. He has had an extremely…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
JUN
Fish and Fizz Fancy trying Fish and Chips
Nash's Fish and Chip restaurant on Merrion Street

Join us at the excellent family‐owned Nashs Fish and Chip Restuarant in central Leeds to road test some of these famous combinations. Nashs has been a Leeds institution since they first opened in the 1920s they moved into a beautiful Tudor‐style Grade…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07888 688767
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29
JUN
Northern ALdborough Festival: Eusebio Sanchez
Bramham Park

The Northern Aldborough Festival welcomes Mexican Marimba player Eusebio Snchez. This young virtuoso marimba players Northern debut will enthral and delight the Festival audience with his authentic Latin flair and extraordinary virtuosity. Featuring works by American composer Michael Burritt Mexican composer…

Location: 9.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01423 900979
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02
JUL
My Country
1 East Parade

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; they have shared their favourite…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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02
JUL
Gymfusion
York Barbican Centre

Gymfusion at York Barbican Centre in York on Saturday 02 July 2016. 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 GetMeIn…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Sports

03
JUL
National Youth Dance Company - In Nocentes
Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre

NYDC proudly returns to the Stanley and Audrey Burton Theatre with a new work by the critically acclaimed Sadlers Wells Associate Artist and NYDC 2015‐16 Guest Artistic Director Michael Keegan‐Dolan award‐winning Founder and Artistic Director of the former Fabulous Beast Dance Theatre.…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01132 208008
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05
JUL
Gladys Knight
First Direct Arena

Gladys Knight at First Direct Arena in Leeds on Tuesday 05 July 2016. 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: 11.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
JUL
Top Girls
Carriageworks Theatre

Top Girls06 July 2016 to 09 July 2016Tickets: £12 £9 concession4 tickets for the price of 3 on WedBook onlineUpstairs the Carriageworks: 7:15pmpresented by Leeds Arts Centre Top Girls is centred around Marlene a successful business woman in the 1980s. The…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01133 760318
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09
JUL
Rotary Club of Wakefield Chantry Dragon Boat Even
Pugneys Country Park

Dragon Boat racing is an ancient Chinese tradition and the fastest growing water activity in Britain today‐ as well as the most fun Up to 10 people paddle each 30 boat with a drummer at the front beating in time and a…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01780 470718
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09
JUL
Cocoon in the Park
Temple Newsam

For techno and electronic lovers Cocoon in the Park without a doubt put on a show. With DJs such as Loco Dice Sven Vath and Cassy youre bound to have an amazing day listening to…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

09
JUL
Saturday Introduction to Wine Tasting with Lunch
Radisson Blu Leeds

. Want to try a wide variety of wines and learn about new grape varities Want to discover which wines match best with which foods Want a fun interactive weekend tasting which will teach you all the basics about wine and a…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07888 688767
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21
JUL
BIIAB Award for Personal Licence Holders (APLH)
The Cosmopolitan Hotel

BIIAB Award for Personal Licence Holders APLH Level 2 Leeds.Gain the qualification needed to apply for your Personal Licence to sell alcohol and advance your career prospects within the licensed retail sector. This 1 day APLH course held at The Cosmopolitan Hotel…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08000 786056
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22
JUL
Kaiser Chiefs Racecourse 2016
York Racecourse

Kaiser Chiefs Racecourse 2016 at York Racecourse in York on Friday 22 July 2016. 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…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
JUL
The Cribs
Millenium Square

British indie hard rock trio The Cribs will be performing six dates across the country this spring in support of their fifth studio album.The band are currently hard at work mastering their fifth but as…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
JUL
Summer Adventure
Stockeld Park

Summer Adventure Events:Ugly Bug Ball 30th and 31st JulyHelp us celebrate the grand opening of our brand new adventure play area in the Enchanted Forest ‐ The Spiders Lair.You are invited to dust off your Butterfly wings search out your antenna…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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23
JUL
The Corrs
York Racecourse

The Corrs at York Racecourse in York on Saturday 23 July 2016. 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: 16.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
JUL
Ocean Colour Scene
Millenium Square

Ocean Colour Scene at Millenium Square in Leeds on Sunday 24 July 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: 11.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
AUG
Malala Yousafzai
First Direct Arena

Malala Yousafzai at First Direct Arena in Leeds on Sunday 07 August 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Malala Yousafzai live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

13
AUG
Simply Red
Doncaster Racecourse

Simply Red announced their retirement in 2010 after 25 years of musical success. The British soul group fronted by Manchester‐lad Mick Hucknall are thought to have sold over 50 million albums world wide and entertained…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

20
AUG
LPM Events Presents The World Famous Elvis Show
Ossett Town Hall

Endorsed in 2016 by The Telegraph as The Worlds greatest ELVIS tribute Show. Awarded Elvis Tribute of the year by a land scale result of thousands of world wide Elvis fans. Presented with this award in Memphis Tennessee. …

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01924 305830
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03
SEP
Sarah Millican
York Barbican Centre

Sarah Millican is a successful English stand‐up comedienne from South Shields. Her profile on the comedy scene first increased after winning the if.comedy award in 2008 at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. She is now…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

10
SEP
Yorkshire Whisky Festival
York Racecourse (The Ebor Stand)

. Now in its 14th year the Yorkshire Whisky Festival has become an absolute must‐do for the good folks of Gods own countyNot only will you have the chance to taste the best of homegrown whiskies from all over Scotland but we…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01904 410841
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13
SEP
Sparkling Wine and Champagne Tasting in York
Hotel Du Vin York

. We all enjoy a glass of fizz to celebrate birthdays Christmas weddings or just the fact that spring is here Tonight we will give you the chance to taste six beautiful sparkling wines and compare them side by side.... Will you…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07888 688767
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21
SEP
Ronan Keating
York Barbican Centre

Best known for his work as one of the members of Boyzone Ronan Keating has shown many times over that he has the ability to make it on his own. His debut solo albon…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
SEP
Millburn
Brudenell Social Club

Millburn at Brudenell Social Club in Leeds on Saturday 24 September 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Millburn tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave and…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
SEP
The Enemy
O2 Academy Leeds

British indie rockers The Enemy have announced that their long awaited comeback tour will take place in the UK this May. The band who shot to prominence in 2007 with their critically acclaimed debut album…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
SEP
A Night to Remember
The Civic

Santander will be supporting Barnsley Hospice by working alongside Barnsley Civic theatre to arrange a superb evening of entertainment titled A Night To Remember.Hosted by Certainty Of Chance Theatre this promises to be a fantastic evening of music theatre and comedy. You…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01226 244244
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Tourist Attractions


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.…

Bowl N Fun

Bowling at Bowl N Fun in Selby, North Yorkshire. Contact venue on 01757 707074 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Bowlplex

Bowling at Bowlplex in Castleford, West Yorkshire. Contact venue on 01977 668111 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Bramham Park

Woods, water & wild flowers. The Greatest Historic Formal Landscape in Britain.This unique landscape of water gardens and geometric avenues created by Robert Benson, 1st Lord Bingley, in the 17th Century and has remained virtually unchanged to this day. The House is open for groups of 10 or…

Breaks Snooker

SnookerPool Hall at Breaks Snooker in Pontefract, West Yorkshire. Contact venue on 01977 796167 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

Brook Leisure (Wakefield) Ltd

Brook Leisure Wakefield Ltd Nightclub in Wakefield, West Yorkshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01924 382569 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

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