What's on inHalifax

Welcome to Halifax

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

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Forthcoming events in Halifax

30
AUG
Big Night Out
Liquid & Maine Street, Halifax

Think BIG production and BIG entertainment Big Night Out is all about transforming your local venue to something spectacular whether its the lasers of Ibiza or the gymnasts from the Circus.Big Night Out is famous for bringing you the biggest most spectacular…

Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07734 805817
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30
AUG
Halifax Mini Maker Faire
Eureka! The National Children's Museum

Come and experience Yorkshires first Mini Maker Faire. Maker Faire is the Greatest Show and Tell on Eartha showcase of invention creativity and resourcefulness and a celebration of the international Maker movement that the whole family can enjoy. Makers range from tech…

Category: Family Events

TEL: 01422 330069
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31
AUG
CBeebies’ Mister Maker
Eureka! The National Children's Museum

After a summer of making stories and making stuff we welcome the ultimate character in childrens arts and crafts CBeebies Mister Maker. Mister Maker will do three appearances for visitors to enjoy. While Eureka staff will be around the site giving children…

Category: Family Events

TEL: 01422 330069
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07
SEP
The Dunwells on September 07
Arden Road Social Club

2014 is shaping up to be an exciting year for The Dunwells with the upcoming release of their second studio album.The band have been putting down new tracks with producer Stephen Harris Kodaline Kaiser Chiefs Dave Matthews since late last year and…

TEL: 07506 674555
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16
SEP
FREE taster session at the Halifax Rock Choir
St Paul's Methodist Church Hall

The Halifax Rock Choir is led by local musician Elliot Sutcliffe. 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. I dont…

Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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20
SEP
Superhero Weekend
Eureka! The National Children's Museum

Is it a bird Is it a plane Or is it just you being your favourite superhero Come and show us your might super powers as we pitch the goodies against the baddies in one incredible superhero weekend. Dress to impress because…

TEL: 01422 330069
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21
SEP
John Bishop
Halifax Victoria Theatre

Scouse comedian John Bishop was named best newcomer by BBC Radio Merseyside winning the North West Comedy award for best stand‐up in 2004. Since then he has been nominated for the Edinburgh Comedy Award.…

21
SEP
John Bishop Work In Progress
Victoria Theatre

John Bishop Work In Progress at Victoria Theatre in Halifax on Sunday 21 September 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…

26
SEP
Chickenshed's The Rain That Washes
Square Chapel

Instantly plunged into a young man's compelling story of growing up in turbulent Zimbabwe we live and breathe his extraordinary and dramatic journey from innocence to escape finally returning to his homeland to witness Mugabe's greatest betrayal. Actor Ashley Maynard enacts Christopher's…

TEL: 01422 349422
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26
SEP
Jack Daniel's Birthday
Liquid & Maine Street, Halifax

Join us this Friday for our big Jack Daniels birthday celebration Music lights and JD... What more do you need... And why not streamline your experience by ordering your JD via the UKCN app Visit: http:app.ukcn.com for more information.Liquid: Current and Retro…

Category: Nightclubs

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27
SEP
Smirnoff's Big Night Out
Liquid & Maine Street, Halifax

Think BIG production and BIG entertainmentBig Night Out is all about transforming your local venue to somethingspectacular whether its the lasers of Ibiza or the gymnasts from theCircus. Big Night Out is famous for bringing you the biggest mostspectacular club nights across…

Category: Nightclubs

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03
OCT
Jimmy Carr
Victoria Theatre

Funny man Jimmy Carr has become known and loved for his deadpan delivery and observational comedy. His humour is often dark yet hugely appealing as his success on TV and the live stand‐up stage keeps…

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