What's on inHonley

Welcome to Honley

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

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Forthcoming events in Honley

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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: 8.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01422 330069
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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: 8.9 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: 11.2 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: 8.9 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: 1.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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: 1.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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: 10.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01612 737827
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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: 10.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07874 152338
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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: 15.8 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: 9 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: 8.9 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: 8.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01422 330069
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09
MAY
Hardcastle 24
Hardcastle Crags

The Hardcastle 24 is a six twelve or twenty‐four hour endurance event for teams or solo runners taking place round a 5km course in and around the incredibly beautiful wooded valley of Hardcastle Crags near Hebden Bridge in West Yorkshire.Run in partnership…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01484 599123
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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: 10.9 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: 9 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: 3.5 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: 8.6 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: 11.2 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: 8.9 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: 1.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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: 8.1 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: 8.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01422 330069
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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: 11.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07766 254850
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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: 8.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01422 330069
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SEP
Access All Areas, Super Saturdays: Visually Impair
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 a visual impairment all led by…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01422 330069
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SEP
Superhero Weekend
Eureka! The National Children's Museum

Grab your cape pop your pants over your trousers and help us defeat the resident supervillain during this popular family weekend.…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01422 330069
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SEP
Peter Hook and The Light
Picturedrome

Peter Hook and The Light at Picturedrome in Holmfirth on Saturday 19 September 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…

Location: 1.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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SEP
Rugby World Cup
Elland Road

Rugby World Cup ‐ don't miss Rugby World Cup play at Elland Road live on Saturday 26 September 2015 in Leeds Yorkshire. Don't forget that you can get the best ticket prices by comparing the list of available tickets.…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Sports

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OCT
Icky, yucky, sticky stuff
Eureka! The National Children's Museum

This Halloween were taking a look at all things weird‐science and gross Come and find out about the ickier side of the human body in our Gross Lab if you dare.…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01422 330069
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NOV
Access All Areas, Super Saturdays: Wheelchair User
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 impaired mobility all led by our…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01422 330069
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Tourist Attractions


Eureka! The National Children's Museum

Have you ever wondered... What happens to the food you eat How sound and music are made What might be hidden in your back garden How other people liveThe answers to these questions and many more will be…

Acapulco

Acapulco Nightclub in Halifax, West Yorkshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01422 366505 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Apollos

Apollo's Nightclub in Halifax, West Yorkshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01422 438014 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Bankfield Museum

Set in a wonderful Victorian mill owners house, Bankfield has a growing reputation as a centre for textiles and contemporary craft.With its internationally important collection of textiles, weird and wonderful objects from around the world, plus commissions by leading makers and a varied programme of exhibitions and events,…

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.…

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