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

21
FEB
A World of Books – Children’s activity event
Bagshaw Museum

Join us as we prepare for World Book Day in March with storytelling and crafts inspired by Bagshaws wondrous galleries.Tuesday 21 February 12 noon ‐ 3.30pmBagshaw Museum Wilton Park Batley WF17 OAS 01924 324765£1 per child no booking required…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01924 324765
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21
FEB
Drop in Family Art Day
Huddersfield Art Gallery

Be creative and try a new activity at our fun drop‐in art and craft session. Therell be something a little different to spark the interest of both parents and children alike. £1 per child no need to book.…

Location: 5.3 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01484 221964
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21
FEB
Sweet Treats
Cannon Hall Museum

Join the cook in the Victorian kitchen to make and decorate rainbow cookies and sweet treats to take home. The event costs £9.95 per child and is suitable for children aged 5‐11. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Pre‐booking…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01226 787944
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23
FEB
Pizza's Galore!
Cannon Hall Museum

Have a go at Pizza making in the Victorian kitchen. Make your own dough and get creative with the toppingThe event is suitable for children aged 5‐11 places cost £9.95 per child. Booking is essential down to limited places. All children must…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01226 787944
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24
FEB
good dog by Arinzé Kene
The Lawrence Batley Theatre

Anton Cross As You Like It Stig of the Dump Gentlemen of Verona all Storyhouse Summer season 2016 Chester has been cast in Arinz Kenes good dog which will open at Watford Palace Theatre before touring to Hexham Manchester Huddersfield Didcot…

Location: 5.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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24
FEB
The Superhero Activity Sessions
Lomas Hall

On Friday the 24th February 2017 at Lomas Hall. Children and adults are invited to dress up as their favourite superhero and take part in a range of activities including art science and sports. Sessions will run from 9‐11am 12‐2pm and 3‐5pm.…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

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03
MAR
Gandeys Circus
Forster Sq Retail Parl

our Favourite circus is back New Show New Venues New Dates Gandeys has cemented its reputation for bringing premier circus productions across the UK with our sell out all human thrill circuses. This years we have a red hot latin flavour with…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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04
MAR
Mum2mum Market Baby & Childrens Nearly New Sale
Sowerby Bridge High School

Sat 4th March ‐ Sowerby Bridge High School ‐ Doors Open 13:15 15:15Over 30 stalls selling excellent condition baby and childrens goods at bargain prices. Well‐known brands at a fraction of high street prices. Everything imaginable for your little ones.JOIN THE…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

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17
MAR
80’s Invasion Tour 2017
Huddersfield Town Hall

Due to overwhelming public demand after this years hugely successful run the 80s Invasion tour is back in 2017 with four iconic artists from the decade performing on the same bill. The new line‐up features Paul Young ‐ one of the most…

Location: 5.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 843444
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17
MAR
Rick Astley
Halifax Victoria Theatre

With a career spanning over 25 years 80s pop icon and multi‐million selling artist Rick Astley has announced a full UK tour for October this year.…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
APR
Easter Baking for Adults
Cannon Hall

Learn how to bake hot cross buns and simnel biscuitsin our Victorian kitchen perfect treats for your Eastertable Refreshments included.Come along from 1pm to 4pm places cost £25.00 per person and book is essentialdown to limited places. Suitable for ages 16. To…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01226 790270
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01
APR
In the Mood
Marsden Mechanics Hall

15 piece Huddersfield based Sundown Swing present In the Mood. Join us for an evening of all your favourite well‐known vocals and instrumentals from the 1940s swing era onwards. Therell be the music of Glenn Miller and Count Basie as well as…

Location: 6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07964 697561
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08
APR
Tales of the Wedding Dress
Cannon Hall

A sumptuous and fascinating exhibition looking atfashions traditions and personal stories of creatingthat very special dress. This beautiful display ofhandmade and homemade wedding dresses will beon display at Cannon Hall Museum throughout thespring and summer.Saturday 8 April to Sunday 3 SeptemberVisitors will…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01226 790270
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09
APR
Mum2mum Market Baby & Children's Nearly New Sale
Lightcliffe Academy Sports Centre

Sun 9th April‐ Lightcliffe Academy Sports Centre ‐ Doors Open 13:15 15:15Over 30 stalls selling excellent condition baby and childrens goods at bargain prices. Well‐known brands at a fraction of high street prices. Everything imaginable for your little ones.JOIN THE EVENT…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

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19
APR
Beautiful button holes & brooches Easter Half Term
Cannon Hall

As part of the Tales of the Wedding Dress exhibition join Sarah White creator of the Wizard of Oz felt &button wedding bouquet for a delightful fun filled workshop. Bring out your creative side and be inspired to makeyour own small floral…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

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13
MAY
Survive the Wild
Dark Peak

. Over the course of the event you will tackle the elements in some of the toughest terrain the UK has to offer and take part in a range of exciting outdoor challenges that will get your pulse racing.Where: Dark Peak Peak…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01905 729729
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13
MAY
Survive the Wild!
Dark Peak

For 24 hours your team will be tested to the limit as you take on the wild in this all action adventure. Over the course of the event you will tackle the elements in some of the toughest terrain the UK has…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01905 729729
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02
JUN
Absolute Bowie
Warehouse23

There will only ever be one David Bowie he was unique in every way and an inspiration to millions. Absolute Bowie Europes Finest David Bowie Tribute continue to celebrate the life and music of the Starman with a spectacular show uniting Bowie…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01924 200162
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08
JUL
Rotary Club of Wakefield Chantry Dragon Boat Event
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 our…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01780 470718
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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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