What's on inHolmfirth

Welcome to Holmfirth

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

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Forthcoming events in Holmfirth

28
MAR
Absolute Blondie
Marsden Mechanics Hall

ABSOLUTE BLONDIE are the Ultimate Tribute to Blondie & Deborah Harry performing LIVE classic Blondie anthems like HEART OF GLASS MARIA SUNDAY GIRL ATOMIC CALL ME THE TIDE IS HIGH and many more Their energy packed show is fun and comes…

Location: 6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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28
MAR
Easter Egg Hunt
The Ridings Shopping Centre

Get eggcited for Easter at the Ridings Shopping Centre by taking part in an eggcellent Easter egg hunt.From Saturday 28th March to Wednesday 8th April there will be six letters displayed on eggs that have been hidden in store windows. To get…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01924 787780
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28
MAR
Once upon a time...
Eureka! The National Children's Museum

This Easter half term step into the world of Once Upon a Time and meet characters and storytellers as we discover the wonderful world of books and stories.…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01422 330069
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29
MAR
Vintage Fair
The Ridings Shopping Centre

Step back in time at The Ridings Vintage Fair which will feature over 60 stall holders selling vintage items including homeware jewellery clothing furniture and much more dedicated to the 1940s. There will be a pop up hair salon where shoppers can…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01924 787780
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02
APR
Access All Areas, Holiday Thursdays: Autism
Eureka! The National Children’s Museum

Join us for our award‐winning programme of events for disabled children and their families. In the morning there will be fun activities in a dedicated space and supported visits to the museum galleries for children with Autism all led by our knowledgeable…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01422 330069
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02
APR
Access All Areas, Super Saturdays: Down Syndrome
Eureka! The National Children’s Museum

Join us for our award‐winning programme of events for disabled children and their families. In the morning there will be fun activities in a dedicated space and supported visits to the museum galleries for children with down syndrome all led by our…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01422 330069
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06
APR
Gawthorpe World Coal Carrying Championships
Gawthorpe Village

The Gawthorpe Maypole Committee organisers of the World Coal Carrying Championships would like to alert you to this years event which is held in Gawthorpe near Ossett West Yorkshire on Easter Monday 6th April 2015 and will be the 52nd time…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Bizarre

TEL: 01924 260141
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09
APR
Access All Areas, Holiday Thursdays
Eureka! The National Children’s Museum

Join us for our award‐winning programme of events for disabled children and their families. In the morning there will be fun activities in a dedicated space and supported visits to the museum galleries for disabled children all led by our knowledgeable enthusiastic…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01422 330069
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10
APR
Robin Trower
Picturedrome

Robin Trower at Picturedrome in Holmfirth on Friday 10 April 2015. 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 Robin…

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
APR
Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band
Picturedrome

Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band at Picturedrome in Holmfirth on Saturday 11 April 2015. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison…

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
APR
The Ridings Baking Fair
The Ridings Shopping Centre

If you enjoy baking and sweet treats youll love The Ridings Shopping Centres Craft Market and Baking Fair taking place on Sunday 12th April.Featuring over 25 stalls there will be plenty of cakes cupcakes and sweet delights on offer amongst a selection…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01924 787780
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18
APR
The Vale Music Ensemble - 50 piece band for 11-18s
The Vale

Join our new 50‐piece mega band to rock out beat steel pans and Brazilian drums blast some brass or sing your heart out. These FREE sessions take place at THE VALE in Mossley Greater Manchester. The project runs from April…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01612 737827
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25
APR
Tim Vine
Theatre Royal Wakefield

Tim Vine is an English actor writer and comedian. Famed for his quick‐fire wit and stand‐up routine his puns and his one‐liners Vine also held the 2004 world record for the most jokes told in…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

26
APR
Gary Delaney - Purist Tour 2015
Off The Rails Comedy Club

Back by popular demand double Sony Award winner & Chortle award nominee Gary Delaney has announced the final leg of his Purist tour that takes in a further 26 dates across the UK. The tour starts on 15th February at Chorleys Little…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07874 152338
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08
MAY
Band Night
Gawber Road WMC

Fancy an entertaining evening out well look no furtherthan Gawber WMC on 8th May at 7pm. They will be host to Heres Jonny an energeticIndie Rock group.5 firefighters are raising funds for Barnsley Hospiceand Candle Lighters. In September they will be cycling1200…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07790 411142
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08
MAY
Only Fools and 3 Courses
Leeds United Football Club

Only Fools and 3 Courses Dinning Invitation. Lovely JubblyJoin us for the Dinner event of the year which combines fine food and comedy action served up ONLY FOOLS AND HORSES style.Marlene & Boycie are hosting a Gala Dinner but will…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08713341919(op tion2)
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08
MAY
Reginald D Hunter
Halifax Victoria Theatre

American stand‐up comedian Reginald D Hunter works mainly in the UK and originally began his time here studying at RADA for a career on the stage. It seems that his ability to make audiences laugh…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

09
MAY
Access All Areas, Super Saturdays: Autism Early Ye
Eureka! The National Children’s Museum

Join us for our award‐winning programme of events for disabled children and their families. In the morning there will be fun activities in a dedicated space and supported visits to the museum galleries for Autistic children all led by our knowledgeable enthusiastic…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01422 330069
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09
MAY
Access All Areas, Super Saturdays: Autism Primary
Eureka! The National Children’s Museum

Join us for our award‐winning programme of events for disabled children and their families. In the morning there will be fun activities in a dedicated space and supported visits to the museum galleries for Autistic children all led by our knowledgeable enthusiastic…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01422 330069
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09
MAY
The World Famous Elvis Show Starring Chris Connor
Ossett Town Hall

Direct from the West End and awarded Best Elvis Tribute by a worldwide poll in 2014 is the World Leading Elvis Performer CHRIS CONNOR starring in a brand new production ‐ The World Famous Elvis Show.Chris stars with his 9 piece band…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01924 305830
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15
MAY
Alan Carr
Halifax Victoria Theatre

Known as Chatty Man and Spexy Beast this witty English comedian and personality burst onto TV screens after winning a BBC New Comedy Award in 2001. With two arena tours under his belt this…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

16
MAY
Huddersfield Does Vintage
Huddersfield Town Hall

THE vintage stallholders are hand‐picked and offer a wealth of knowledge gained from years of experience with each one bringing their quality affordable vintage clothing jewellery and kitchenalia. Vintage lovers can while away the hours browsing through rail after rail of fabulous…

Location: 5.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01423 561431
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21
MAY
Death Cafe
Cafe Generation

Ever feel like you want to talk about death but findno‐one is listening then this event is perfect for you.Barnsley Hospice is hosting a Death Cafe at Cafe Generation Penistone to start at 5.30pmon 21st May.Death Cafes are places where you can…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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22
MAY
Golf Day
Silkstone Golf Club

Come take part in the Barnsley Hospice Annual Golf Day on 22nd May at Silkstone Golf Club. 4 Ball Am ‐ Am Stableford format to start at 12 noon.Entry Fee: £45 per person £180 per team of 4 entry.Entry includes: 18 Holes…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01226 323627
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23
MAY
Create It, Make It
Eureka! The National Children's Museum

Tinker take apart fix and make this May half term if you can imagine it you can make it…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01422 330069
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30
MAY
UK Foo Fighters Tribute
Picturedrome

UK Foo Fighters Tribute at Picturedrome in Holmfirth on Saturday 30 May 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch UK Foo Fighters Tribute live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our…

Location: 0.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

31
MAY
On Yer Bike
Penistone Grammar ALC

Love to ride your bikeThen why not join in on Sunday 31st May to raise funds for Barnsley Hospice.Pick your route starting at 10am from Penistone Grammar ALC.To register call 01226 323628 or visit Barnsley Hospice Website…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01226 323628
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13
JUN
Access All Areas, Super Saturdays: Hearing Impaire
Eureka! The National Children’s Museum

Join us for our award‐winning programme of events for disabled children and their families. In the morning there will be fun activities in a dedicated space and supported visits to the museum galleries for hearing impaired children all led by our knowledgeable…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01422 330069
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12
JUL
Oakwell Music Festival
Oakwell Hall Country Park

The Oakwell Music Festival is a family friendly one day music festival with over 25 acts on 4 stages and loads for families to do.Our headliners for 2015 includeThe FeelingDodgyStoosheAnd lots more.The 110 acre country park has plenty for the kids from…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07766 254850
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18
JUL
Summer fun every day!
Eureka! The National Children's Museum

From messy fun to imaginative play from tinkering with tech to learning about nature well have something different everyday to fill your summer holiday.…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01422 330069
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Tourist Attractions


Blakeborough Albion Bowling Club

Bowling at Blakeborough Albion Bowling in Brighouse, West Yorkshire. Contact venue on 01484401042 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Bradley Hall Golf Club

Bradley Hall Golf Club ‐ golf course in Halifax, West Yorkshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01422 374108 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Bradley Hall Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Bradley Park Golf Course & Driving Range

Bradley Park Golf Course & Driving Range ‐ golf course in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01484 223772 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Bradley Park Golf Course & Driving Range golf courseclub.…

Brighouse Pool

Swimming pool at Brighouse Pool in Brighouse, West Yorkshire. Contact venue on 01484 713086 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Cannon Hall

Cannon Hall was the home of the Spencer‐Stanhope family for over two hundred years and was remodelled by the architect John Carr from the 1760's. In 1957 it opened it's doors as a museum.Step inside and you will find a treasure house of paintings, furniture, glassware and…

Caphouse Colliery

WELCOME TO THE NEW FACE OF COAL MININGAt the National Coal Mining Museum we have developed the essential mining experience ‐ telling the story of one of our oldest industries. THE UNDERGROUND TOURThe tour takes visitors 140 metres underground and traces mining techniques and conditions through time.It starts…

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