What's on inHorsforth

Welcome to Horsforth

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

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Forthcoming events in Horsforth

29
JUN
Northern ALdborough Festival: Eusebio Sanchez
Bramham Park

The Northern Aldborough Festival welcomes Mexican Marimba player Eusebio Snchez. This young virtuoso marimba players Northern debut will enthral and delight the Festival audience with his authentic Latin flair and extraordinary virtuosity. Featuring works by American composer Michael Burritt Mexican composer…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01423 900979
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01
JUL
Saul Williams
Belgrave Music Hall

Saul Williams at Belgrave Music Hall in Leeds on Friday 01 July 2016. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the best…

Location: 4.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
JUL
My Country
1 East Parade

Open10am 3pm DailyCost Free Public AdmissionOur My Country exhibition illustrates how photographers across the world view their own country. For many it was an opportunity to present their country in a positive light; they have shared their favourite…

Location: 4.5 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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03
JUL
National Youth Dance Company - In Nocentes
Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre

NYDC proudly returns to the Stanley and Audrey Burton Theatre with a new work by the critically acclaimed Sadlers Wells Associate Artist and NYDC 2015‐16 Guest Artistic Director Michael Keegan‐Dolan award‐winning Founder and Artistic Director of the former Fabulous Beast Dance Theatre.…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01132 208008
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05
JUL
Gladys Knight
First Direct Arena

Gladys Knight at First Direct Arena in Leeds on Tuesday 05 July 2016. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the best…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
JUL
Top Girls
Carriageworks Theatre

Top Girls06 July 2016 to 09 July 2016Tickets: £12 £9 concession4 tickets for the price of 3 on WedBook onlineUpstairs the Carriageworks: 7:15pmpresented by Leeds Arts Centre Top Girls is centred around Marlene a successful business woman in the 1980s. The…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01133 760318
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09
JUL
Rotary Club of Wakefield Chantry Dragon Boat Even
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 a…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01780 470718
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09
JUL
Cocoon in the Park
Temple Newsam

For techno and electronic lovers Cocoon in the Park without a doubt put on a show. With DJs such as Loco Dice Sven Vath and Cassy youre bound to have an amazing day listening to…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

09
JUL
Saturday Introduction to Wine Tasting with Lunch
Radisson Blu Leeds

. Want to try a wide variety of wines and learn about new grape varities Want to discover which wines match best with which foods Want a fun interactive weekend tasting which will teach you all the basics about wine and a…

Location: 4.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07888 688767
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10
JUL
Sunday Introduction to Wine Tasting with Lunch
Hotel du Vin Harrogate

Join us on an introduction to wine day from 11.00am to 4.00pm including Champagne and delicious 2‐course lunch in the beautiful spa town of Harrogate. Our venue will be the stylish Hotel Du Vin on Prospect Place overlooking The Stray and right…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07888 688767
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14
JUL
Knaresborough Comedy Festival
Frazer Theatre

The Knaresborough Comedy Festival 2016 is proud to present the very cream of Stand‐Up talent with six of the nations best comedians over three glorious days. From the 14th‐16th of July two acts per night will bring previews of their upcoming Edinburgh…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07835 927965
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16
JUL
Kids Comedy Club
Frazer Theatre

In a special first‐time‐ever event at 2pm on Saturday 16th July the Knaresborough Comedy Festival 2016 will present an all‐ages comedy show featuring acts who specialise in tailoring their comedy to a form suitable for all the family to enjoy. Parents will…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07835 927965
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17
JUL
Bronte Sportive
Leeds City College- Keighley Campus

The Bronte Monster is 88 miles and though its by no means one of the longest sportives it is recognized as being mile for mile one of the toughest sportives in the UK. Because of generous sponsorship from our sponsor All…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01535 640176
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21
JUL
BIIAB Award for Personal Licence Holders (APLH)
The Cosmopolitan Hotel

BIIAB Award for Personal Licence Holders APLH Level 2 Leeds.Gain the qualification needed to apply for your Personal Licence to sell alcohol and advance your career prospects within the licensed retail sector. This 1 day APLH course held at The Cosmopolitan Hotel…

Location: 4.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08000 786056
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22
JUL
The Cribs
Millenium Square

British indie hard rock trio The Cribs will be performing six dates across the country this spring in support of their fifth studio album.The band are currently hard at work mastering their fifth but as…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
JUL
Summer Adventure
Stockeld Park

Summer Adventure Events:Ugly Bug Ball 30th and 31st JulyHelp us celebrate the grand opening of our brand new adventure play area in the Enchanted Forest ‐ The Spiders Lair.You are invited to dust off your Butterfly wings search out your antenna…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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24
JUL
Ocean Colour Scene
Millenium Square

Ocean Colour Scene at Millenium Square in Leeds on Sunday 24 July 2016. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us do…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
AUG
Malala Yousafzai
First Direct Arena

Malala Yousafzai at First Direct Arena in Leeds on Sunday 07 August 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Malala Yousafzai live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

20
AUG
LPM Events Presents The World Famous Elvis Show
Ossett Town Hall

Endorsed in 2016 by The Telegraph as The Worlds greatest ELVIS tribute Show. Awarded Elvis Tribute of the year by a land scale result of thousands of world wide Elvis fans. Presented with this award in Memphis Tennessee. …

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01924 305830
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27
AUG
Counterfeit Sixties Show
Warners Nidd Hall

Re‐live the sounds of the swinging sixties as Britains No. 1 tribute show brings alive the magic of the sixties with their tribute to over twenty five bands of that era. The show encompasses everything from that period from the clothes that…

Location: 14 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01423 771598
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11
SEP
Mum2mum market Baby & Children's nearly new sale
Lightcliffe Academy Sports Centre

As seen on Dragons DenAward winning HALIFAX & HUDDERSFIELD nearly new sale where you can buy and sell anything maternity baby and child related. Sellers keep 100 of their proceeds.To book a stall go to www.mum2mummarket.co.ukbook‐a‐stall.htmlEntrance is £2 on the door kids…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL:
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24
SEP
Health and Healing Festival
The Pavilions of Harrogate

11th HARROGATE HEALTH & HEALING FESTIVALA LIVELY & VIBRANT MIND BODY & SPRIT EVENT for all your spiritual and health needs come and enjoy a relaxing and rejuvenating day out suitable for all the family so much to enjoy. located at the…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01405 769875
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24
SEP
Millburn
Brudenell Social Club

Millburn at Brudenell Social Club in Leeds on Saturday 24 September 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Millburn tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave and…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
SEP
The Enemy
O2 Academy Leeds

British indie rockers The Enemy have announced that their long awaited comeback tour will take place in the UK this May. The band who shot to prominence in 2007 with their critically acclaimed debut album…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
SEP
UB40
O2 Academy Leeds

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: 4.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
OCT
White Denim
University Union - Stylus

White Denim at University Union ‐ Stylus in Leeds on Thursday 06 October 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch White Denim live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket…

Location: 3.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
OCT
Frankie Ballard
Brudenell Social Club

Frankie Ballard at Brudenell Social Club in Leeds on Sunday 09 October 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Frankie Ballard live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 3.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
OCT
Goo Goo Dolls
O2 Academy Leeds

The Goo Goo Dolls are an American rock band from Buffalo New York. Guitarist John Rzeznick Vocalist and bass player Robby Takac and drummer Mike Malinin have seen huge success and been together since 1986…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
OCT
James Vincent McMorrow
Town Hall Leeds

James Vincent McMorrow at Town Hall Leeds in Leeds on Thursday 13 October 2016. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
OCT
Jean Michel Jarre
First Direct Arena

French composer Jean Michel Jarre is famed for his exciting live musical performances incorporating light sound laser and fireworks. He combines ambient and new age sounds with electric syth‐pop. Visualaudio spectacles such as his laser…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

Tourist Attractions


Harewood House

Harewood is a great family day out. Visit the Adventure Playground, explore the Gardens and Bird Gardens, take a boat trip across the lake or marvel at the collections in the House. With an extensive programme of events and exhibitions, Harewood offers something for all.The garden landscape at…

Thackray Museum

The Museum was the inspiration of Paul Thackray, grandson of Charles F Thackray, founder of the medical company bearing his name in Leeds in 1902.With the aid of a £3 million grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund, the museum has been established in a former workhouse building adjacent…

Bolling Hall

Tucked away in a leafy garden, less than a mile from the city centre, is one of Bradford's most precious jewels. . . It's easy to see why Bolling Hall was a pleasant family home for more than five centuries, with views right over the…

Harewood Bird Garden

Harewood is a great family day out. Visit the Adventure Playground, explore the Gardens and Bird Gardens, take a boat trip across the lake or marvel at the collections in the House. With an extensive programme of events and exhibitions, Harewood offers something for all.Our aim at Harewood…

Leeds City Museum

Leeds City Museum is an exciting day out for visitors of all ages. See fascinating , lively displays that tell the story of Leeds, the natural world, Ancient Egypt and Africa, to name but a few.Experience a world of discovery.. explore four floors of interactive and exciting galleries.…

Middleton Railway

Having been established by an Act of Parliament in 1758, the Middleton Railway, Leeds, can claim to be the oldest Railway in the world. It also played host to the first commercially successful, revenue earning, steam locomotives which entered service there in 1812. The 1758 Middleton Railway Trust…

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