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

23
OCT
COMIC POTENTIAL
Carriageworks Theatre

Comic Potentialby Alan Ayckbourndirected by Camilla Asher7:30pm Thursday 23rd to Saturday 25th October 2014 Tickets cost £12 each and £9 concessionsComic Potential is set in the future where soap operas are acted by robotic actoids.Humanoid robot actor JCF31333 develops so many faults…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01132 243801
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23
OCT
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: 13.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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23
OCT
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: 14 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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23
OCT
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: 14 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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23
OCT
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: 9.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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23
OCT
Example
York Barbican Centre

Boundless energy an onslaught of monster rave anthems and backed by an full on band the Example live experience is a force to be reckoned with energy levels are cranked up to the max…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
OCT
Jungle
Leeds Metropolitan University

Jungle at Leeds Metropolitan University in Leeds on Thursday 23 October 2014. 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: 11.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
OCT
Lucius
Brudenell Social Club

Lucius at Brudenell Social Club in Leeds on Thursday 23 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: 12.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
OCT
Toyah
The Cockpit

Music knows no time gender or geographical boundaries. 70s and early 80s of the nineteenth century is known for giving music a new different and interesting lease of life. Punk became a rage and a…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
OCT
Little Comets
University Union - Stylus

You know those cool guys from Little Comets right From their first single released in 2009 the british indie rock band Little Comets have come a long way. If you dont remember One Night in…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
OCT
Sam Smith
O2 Academy Leeds

‐ watch Sam Smith live at O2 Academy Leeds in Leeds Yorkshire on the Friday 24 October 2014. Compare ticket prices and save on the best seats in the house…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
OCT
UB40
York Barbican Centre

UB40 is an English reggae band from Birmingham. They are a hugely successful group with record sales topping 70 million albums world wide. Famed for hit singles such as 'Can't help falling in Love with…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
OCT
Castleford Male Voice Choir Annual Patrons Concert
Castleford Civic Centre

Castleford Male Voice Choir present their Annual Patrons Concert Autumn Leaves. With guests the Reads Warblers Pop Choir.…

Location: 2.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01924 305830
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25
OCT
Halloween catwalk
Stockeld Park

The Halloween Catwalk is back at Stockeld Park to Dress up in your very best Halloween outfit of Witches wizards and lots of black cats spooks and ghouls masks and hats Just some ideas of what could be worn but choose carefully…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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25
OCT
Halloween Face Painting & Crafts
Stockeld Park

Face Painting 25th 31st October 1400 1700 dailyTransform yourself and terrify others by having your face painted by our wonderful amazing faces artist. Price £3.50 per face Glitter Tattoos 25th 31st October 1200 1800Sparkle and shine…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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25
OCT
LPW Wrestling
Harehills Working Mens Club & Institute

Professional WrestlingLPW Wrestling are pleased to announce their seventh show featuring many of the top uk stars. We will have the semi ‐ Finals and Finals for the LPW Championship and The LPW Cruiserweight Championship will be defended.LPWs next show will be…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07591 759894
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25
OCT
Scary Pet Zoo
The Ridings Shopping Centre

Creepy crawlies and snakes will be slithering into The Ridings Shopping Centre as part of their Scary Pet Zoo. Little beasts are invited to visit the centres Scary Pet Zoo and get up close and personal with spiders scorpions cockroaches and…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01924 787787
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25
OCT
Wizards Den
Stockeld Park

Allakhazam Wizardrywoo watch the Wizards magic or hell put a spell on you Receive a bewitching gift from the depths of the cauldron Price £5.50 per child including close up magic and bewitching gift …

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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25
OCT
Lee Evans
Leeds Arena

MONSTERS is Lee Evans amazing new show with over 50 nights in the biggest arenas in the country. Lee will be playing to more fans than ever on this hotly anticipated tour of the UK…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

25
OCT
Neil Sedaka
York Barbican Centre

His legions of fans will be delighted that the ever‐popular Neil Sedaka is visiting Britain again.Neil began penning hits over half a century ago. At the outset of his career in the 1950s he was…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
OCT
Klaxons
The Cockpit

In 2007 Klaxons did what pretty much no band have done since: arrive with a fully fledged ideology ‐ new rave. It might be hard to remember now but back then it was strange seeing…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
OCT
Steve Hackett
York Barbican Centre

Make no mistake Phil Collins or not without the immense talent and creative ability of guitar guru Steve Hackett it's more than likely one of the greatest groups of all time Genesis would never have…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
OCT
Bewitching tales in the forest
Stockeld Park

Enter our enchanted forest and meet our fairy‐tale storytellers deep in the forest to hear tales of mystery and magic.Price Enchanted Forest activity token ‐ please see website for full details. worksheets available…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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27
OCT
Elves and the Shoemaker
Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre

Following the fantastic sell‐out success of Ugly Duckling and Three Little Pigs Northern Ballet is delighted to announce our latest ballet for children Elves & the Shoemaker.A hard‐working but poor shoemaker struggles to earn enough money to support his family. The kind‐hearted…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01132 208008
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27
OCT
Wizard and witch training
Stockeld Park

Leave your wannabe Witches & Wizards with us this half term for a Halloween workshop... Join us and the spell makers from Make a wish entertainment to learn how to become a certified wizard or witch at our Halloween training school.Learn how…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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27
OCT
3T
First Direct Arena

3T performs live at First Direct Arena in Leeds Yorkshire on Monday 27 October 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for 3T at First Direct Arena now.…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

27
OCT
Blue
First Direct Arena

Blue performs live at First Direct Arena in Leeds Yorkshire on Monday 27 October 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Blue at First Direct Arena now.…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

27
OCT
Damage
First Direct Arena

Damage at First Direct Arena live on Monday 27 October 2014 in Leeds Yorkshire. For tickets to see Damage at First Direct Arena see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

27
OCT
Heather Peace
Varieties Music Hall

Heather Peace at Varieties Music Hall live on Monday 27 October 2014 in Leeds Yorkshire. For tickets to see Heather Peace at Varieties Music Hall see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
OCT
Katy B
O2 Academy Leeds

Katy Bs debut album On A Mission was released at the beginning of April and featuring the singles Katy On A Mission Perfect Stranger Lights On feat. Ms. Dynamite and Broken Record.…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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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