What's on inHuddersfield


Welcome to Huddersfield

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

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Forthcoming events in Huddersfield

08
DEC
Light Up A Life 2016
Barnsley Hospice

At this time of year Christmas holds warm memories of people we love.Barnsley Hospice would like to invite you to dedicate a light in memory of a loved one as a gift in honour of a friend or relative.Our Christmas trees in…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01226 244244
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08
DEC
The Coral
O2 Academy Leeds

Hailing from the Wirral Peninsula in the 1960s 'The Coral' are a band that has been describes as a mix of country with psychedelic folk rock. They were nominated for a 2002 'Mercury Music Prize'…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
DEC
Festive Christmas Baking for Adults
Cannon Hall Museum

Join us in the Victorian kitchens and learn how to make tasty treats such as mince pies and chocolate truffles for your Christmas parties. Enjoy a glass of mulled wine as you bake to get you in the festive spirit1pm ‐ 3pm£15…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01226 790270
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10
DEC
Friends of Cannon Hall Victorian Craft Fair
Cannon Hall Museum

Find unique Christmas gifts at this festive craft fair. There will be lots to see ranging from locally made arts to beautiful crafts.11am 4pmFree admissionTo book a stall contact: cannonhallfriendsgmail.com…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01226 790270
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11
DEC
Children's Festive Christmas Baking
Cannon Hall Museum

Join us in the Victorian kitchens and learn how to make homemade festive biscuits and mini fondant Christmas puddings. Age range 51pm 3pm£9.95 per personPre‐booking essential limited spaces availableBook online now at shop.barnsley‐museums.com…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01226 790270
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12
DEC
The Fratellis
O2 Academy Leeds

Meeting while working together at a travelling fairground and naming themselves The Fratellis which is Italian for brothers and not a Goonies reference they claim is the romantic start of one of Scotland's most interesting…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
DEC
G4 Christmas By Candlelight Tour 2016
Leeds Minster

Make this Christmas a G4 Christmas Experience sumptuous harmonies in an idyllic festive setting...Due to overwhelming public demand original X‐Factor stars and operatic multi‐platinum selling vocal quartet G4 are back with their atmospheric Christmas By Candlelight show across the UK in November…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07989 302532
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15
DEC
Super Furry Animals
O2 Academy Leeds

Super Furry Animals at O2 Academy Leeds in Leeds on Thursday 15 December 2016. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

16
DEC
Andr Rieu
First Direct Arena

Andr Rieu at First Direct Arena in Leeds on Friday 16 December 2016. 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…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

17
DEC
Kula Shaker
O2 Academy Leeds

Kula Shaker at O2 Academy Leeds in Leeds on Saturday 17 December 2016. 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…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

17
DEC
Status Quo
First Direct Arena

Also known as 'The Quo' of simple 'Quo' the band is synonymous with their own unique style of 'boogie rock' and 'shadow step' guitar riffs. Status Quo was founded in the early 1960s by Francis…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
DEC
Pinocchio
Marsden Mechanics Hall

Gepetto is a kindly toymaker in a fishing village in Italy. In return for his endless generosity the Blue Fairy brings Gepettos puppet to life enlisting Jiminy Crickets help to keep Pinocchio safe and teach…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

14
JAN
6 WEEK COMEDY IMPROVISATION BEGINNERS COURSE - JAN
The Fenton

Leeds based improvisation group The Discount Comedy Checkout are running comedy courses in 2017. To kick off the first batch we are offering a big discount Limited spaces.The Discount Comedy Checkout courses afford its students the opportunity to experience a wide variety…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07749 661930
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21
JAN
Picasso Linocuts
Cannon Hall Museum

This stunning exhibition features 17 large linocut prints by Pablo Picasso 1881‐1973 on tour for the first time outside the British Museum.Lino cutting was a technique that Picasso explored in the late 1950s and early 1960s and the prints included in this…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01226 790270
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26
JAN
Black Sabbath
First Direct Arena

I think the only way to describe this band is legends Black Sabbath have been around since 1969 and they are still one of the most entertaining bands to see live today. You dont even…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
JAN
Leeds Wine Tasting Experience Day - 'Vine to Wine'
Radisson SAS

Why Book on a Leeds Wine Tasting Course with Wine UnearthedWine Tasting should be all about enjoying wine and having Fun ‐ our Leeds Days are ‐ learn about wine with like‐minded people in an un‐stuffy way.We are the Longest Running and…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08456 808367
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28
JAN
A Day To Remember
First Direct Arena

US rock band A Day to Remember were founded in 2003 by their guitarist Tom Denney and drummer Bobby Scruggs and are known for their unusual mix of metalcore and pop punk style fusing emo…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
JAN
Mum2mum Market Baby & Childrens nearly new sale
Lightcliffe Academy Sports Centre

Over 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 FOR SALE ITEM PREVIEWShttps:www.facebook.comevents1700258530237980Buggies & Travel Systems Stairgates Toddler FurnitureHome & Safety…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL:
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04
FEB
Poetry in Song - Shabnam Khan
Seven Arts Centre

We welcome everyone to an evening of poetry in song celebrating the language of words and music by the delectable Shabnam Khan and company. Based in West Yorkshire Shabnam has been singing professionally since her school days and has performed alongside many…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01132 445523
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10
FEB
Jack Whitehall
First Direct Arena

Big Brother and Mock The Week star Jack Whitehall continues to impress his fans across the UK on his continuing tour. Just 21 years of age Jack has often been compared to Russell Brand…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

18
FEB
Pet Shop Boys
First Direct Arena

British post‐modern synth pop that's sold 50 million records world wide earning the award from the Guinness Book of World Records no less of being the most accomplished English duo in the history of U.K.…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
FEB
Band of Horses
O2 Academy Leeds

Formerly known as Horses Bridwell Ryan Monroe Tyler Ramsey Bill Reynolds and Creighton Barrett are now collectively called as Band of Horses. In 2004 Ben Bridwell formed this American rock group.This Indie rock Southern rock…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
FEB
Cirque du Soleil Varekai
First Direct Arena

Cirque du Soleil Varekai at First Direct Arena in Leeds on Wednesday 22 February 2017. 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…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
MAR
Leeds Dance Auditions
Northern Ballet

Leeds Dance Auditions for teenagers: The exciting new dance contest in Leeds for teenagers and pre‐teens is being launched this week with teens all around the UK set to get involved in a fantastic opportunity to get their name out there. The…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 526699
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04
MAR
Lukas Graham
O2 Academy Leeds

Lukas Graham at O2 Academy Leeds in Leeds on Saturday 04 March 2017. Whats the best thing about going to watch Lukas Graham live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
MAR
Scott Bradlees Postmodern Jukebox
O2 Academy Leeds

Scott Bradlees Postmodern Jukebox at O2 Academy Leeds in Leeds on Tuesday 14 March 2017. 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…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

17
MAR
Voice of the Violin - Shreya Devnath
Seven Arts Centre

We invite you to experience a seamless blend of composed and improvised music with the pieces drawing from the diverse cultural background that South India is blessed with. Interpreted through the violin the musicality of these compositions will be brought forth…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01132 445523
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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: 6.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
MAR
Leeds Singing and Dance Auditions
Northern Ballet

Leeds Singing and Dance Auditions for teenagers: The exciting new singing and dance contest in Leeds for teenagers and pre‐teens is being launched this week with teens all around the UK set to get involved in a fantastic opportunity to get their…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02380 526699
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09
APR
Russell Howard Round the World
First Direct Arena

Russell Howard Round the World at First Direct Arena in Leeds on Sunday 09 April 2017. Whats the best thing about going to watch Russell Howard Round the World live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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…

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…

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.…

Adventure Island Play Gym & Party Palace

Adventure Island Play Gym & Party Palace ‐ Amusement Park in Bradford, West Yorkshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01274693354 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

Apollo’s

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.…

Armour Leisure Sales Ltd

SnookerPool Hall at Armour Leisure Sales Ltd in Bradford, West Yorkshire. Contact venue on 01274 816426 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

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