What's on inIlkley


Welcome to Ilkley

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

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Forthcoming events in Ilkley

30
MAY
The Scarecrows' Wedding
West Yorkshire Playhouse

Straight from Londons West End this truly heart‐warming adaptation of Julia Donaldson and Axel Schefflers bestselling book is bursting at the seams with Scamp Theatres inimitable style Stick Man Tiddler & Other Terrific Tales and promises wit drama and wedding bells as…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

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04
JUN
The Marked
Holbeck Underground Ballroom

Following 5‐star sell‐out successes at Edinburgh Fringe 2016 and an acclaimed run at Londons Ovalhouse Theatre Tmoins The Marked will tour the UKs regional homeless hotspots using mask puppetry and physical theatre to navigate a haunting mystical world inspired by real‐life stories…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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10
JUN
OTLEY MUM2MUM MARKET - Baby/kids NEARLY NEW SALE
Otley Rugby Club

LOVE A BARGAIN OTLEY Mum2Mum Market NEARLY NEW SALESaturday 10th June 10‐12 noon OTLEY Rugby Club Cross Green Otley LS21 1HEWe have 20 stalls under one roof packed with baby and childrens bargains. BUY great quality baby and kids clothes toys…

Location: 6.1 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

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11
JUN
Ilkley Race for Life
East Holmes Field

5k or just over 3 miles is an achievable distance for all ages and abilities. You can take part however you like and choose to run jog or walk your way around the course.…

Location: 1 mile away
Category: Sports

TEL: 03001 230770
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13
JUN
Become A Professional Trader Today
Park Plaza Leeds

Brexit Property Prices Soar If you learn to trade properly you can make money in both up and down markets. There are no bad days for traders.You dont miss out on this event. 25 of the population are making money trading on…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 02077 518900
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14
JUN
Amazon Masterclass training - Leeds
Room 314,Calverley Building, Leeds Beckett University,

Amazon marketplace has brought a fortune to lots of businesses in the UK and when you do it right this could be yours. This course helps you explore the untapped potential to grow your business with Amazon. Our interests is delivering informative…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01613 272923
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14
JUN
Online Seller UK Meetup - Leeds
Room 311, Calverley Building

Leeds Online Seller Meetup is freefor online sellers and retailers. Our events are perfect for any business aiming to grow online nationally or internationally. If you are thinking of starting to sell online you will learn proven strategies and tactics quicker through…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +441613 272923
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15
JUN
Introduction to Investors in People.
J25 Conference Centre

A leading people management Standard join our free Introduction to Investors in People workshop in Brighouse on 15th June. Explore what it is and how it can help your business to improve performance.Introduction to Investors in People is a practical workshop designed…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08444 068008
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17
JUN
Great Yorkshire Vegan Festival 2017
Leeds First Direct Arena

One of the UKs biggest Vegan festivals The Great Yorkshire Vegan Festival will be held at Leeds First Direct Arena Leeds City Centre on June 17th 2017 11am ‐ 5pm. The festival is huge with over 200 stalls including 15 caterers …

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07590 621062
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17
JUN
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: 14.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03452 998652
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19
JUN
Annual Lecture 2017 Artificial Intelligence: Rise
aql's Salem Chapel

Each year the Digital Leaders Programme has included a Lecture given by a leading technologist on an important issue of our time. Previously held in London this year the Annual Lecture is moving out of London as part of Digital Leaders Week…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02071 291176
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21
JUN
Jane Eyre
Oakwell Hall Country Park

Young governess Jane Eyre arrives at the mysterious Thornfield Hall deep in the Yorkshire moors and meets enigmatic Mr Rochester. So begins this most unforgettable of love stories. When a secret from the past returns to haunt them can Jane and Rochesters…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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21
JUN
Summer Solstice Festival
Howard Assembly Room

The ART of LISTENING: 5.45‐6.45pmVICHITRA VEENA: 7.30‐9pmIndian snacks and intermissionSITAR & TABLA: …

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01132 445523
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22
JUN
Speed Dating in Leeds
Brooklyn

Speed Dating in LeedsHow Speed Dating in Leeds worksWhen you arrive at the speed dating venue for Speed Dating in Leeds you will be greeted by our friendly professional hosts. They will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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24
JUN
Absolute Bowie
O2 Academy Leeds

Absolute Bowie: Celebrating the life of David BowieThere 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…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01133 891555
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26
JUN
Northern Aldborough Festival: Duo Antipodes
Farnley Hall

The hugely talented and charismatic young Irish guitarist Manus Noble makes a welcome return to the Northern Aldborough Festival this time partnered with Australian cellist Jehanne Bastoni. The Duo Antipodes perform works by Boccherini Piazzolla De Falla Granados and Manus Noble…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01423 900979
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30
JUN
59th India International Garments Fair
Mahatma Mandir

India International Garment Fair IIGF has come a long way and it is now one the established fair in the international apparel fairs arena. The next edition i.e. 59th in the series is scheduled to be held from 30 June ‐ 02…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01242 708027
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06
JUL
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Otley Courthouse Arts Centre

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Shakespeares best‐loved romantic comedy. Let yourself be whisked away on a thrilling journey to the most magical of forests and meet star‐crossed lovers playful fairies and hilarious travelling players. Beautifully designed Elizabethan costumes a wonderful musical score and…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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07
JUL
Pride and Prejudice
Dunstarn Farm

Take a step back in time with Chapterhouse Theatre Company to meet Elizabeth Bennet Jane Austens most loveable heroine. When Elizabeth meets the rude and abrupt Mr Darcy she loathes him at first sight. But is there more to him than meets…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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09
JUL
Leeds 10K
Leeds City Centre

This is a great opportunity to smash your 10K personal best as Jane Tomlinsons legacy run has retained its new flatter and faster course.Entries are now open sign up today to secure your place and ensure that you experience the unrivalled atmosphere…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 0113 203337
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15
JUL
Mum2mum Market Baby & Childrens Nearly New Sale
Halifax Academy

Sat 15th July‐ Halifax Academy ‐ 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 FOR SALE…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

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06
AUG
Muslim Marriage Events Leeds
Mumtaz Leeds

We are holding the next muslim marriage event on Sunday 6th August 2017 at Mumtaz Leeds 1 & 2 Mckenzie House Chadwick Street Leeds LS10 1PJ.Open Event Open to all MuslimsAn event to provide a platform for people seeking partners in marriage…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07738 638325
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10
AUG
Great Expectations
Oakwell Hall Country Park

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Charles Dickens unforgettable story of love family and friendship set in the depths of Victorian England. From the haunting marshlands of Kent to the bustling streets of Victorian London this epic tale follows the fortunes of a young…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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08
SEP
Decorative Home & Salvage Show
Ripley Castle

If you are a homemaker retailer interior designer or stylist looking for inspiration to create a beautiful indoor or outdoor living space then these shows are your one‐stop‐shop. Youll find all manner of antiques and salvaged items such as reclaimed restored and…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 0129 827493
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30
SEP
Only Fools and 3 Courses The Sequel Comedy Night
Craiglands Hotel

Comedy Dining are pleased to bring you the sequel to Only Fools and 3 Courses a completely different dining experience.DCI Roy Slater will be putting in an appearance and we all know what Del thinks of himCassandra and Rodney take a trip…

Location: 0.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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06
OCT
Greg Davies You Magnificent Beast
Harrogate International Centre

Greg Davies You Magnificent Beast at Harrogate International Centre in Harrogate on Friday 06 October 2017. Whats the best thing about going to watch Greg Davies You Magnificent Beast live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

13
OCT
The Lady Boys of Bangkok
Millenium Square

Sexy funny feisty eye opening and totally entertaining ‐ East meets West and Cabaret meets spectacular West End musical as the party explodes into life in a dazzling kaleidoscope of colour.The entertainment is fast and unrelenting as the eclectic mix of music…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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15
OCT
LEGENDS LIVE TOUR 2017
First Direct Arena

Tony Denton Promotions are delighted to bring these four iconic artistes together for the Legends Live arena tour 2017 the tour features Suzi Quatro David Essex The Osmonds & Hot Chocolate. This not to be missed tour will be kicking off at…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 843444
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28
OCT
The Floyd Effect - The Pink Floyd Tribute Show
The Ritz (Brighouse)

Having toured since 2007 The Floyd Effect has become rightly renowned for the remarkable accuracy with which it performs the iconic music of Pink Floyd. All of the bands members are top quality musicians with pedigrees that stretch across all manner of…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01484 720058
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Tourist Attractions


Bolton Abbey Steam Railway

The Embsay & Bolton Abbey Steam Railway is a volunteer‐run, preserved Heritage Railway which does not receive any grants or subsidies towards running. It runs over part of the former Skipton‐Ilkley line which was closed in 1965 and has steadily been rebuilt by the volunteers. Skipton is the…

Keighley and Worth Valley Railway

Journey back in time on one of Britain's finest heritage railways. Travelling through the countryside in period coaches hauled by a restored steam engine is a treat in itself, but then there's so much else to enjoy. There is the Museum of Rail Travel as well…

National Media Museum

The National Media Museum is part of the NMSI Museums Group National Museum of Science and Industry which also includes the Science Museum based in London and at Wroughton in Wiltshire, the National Railway Museum based in York and at Shildon in County Durham.We exist to 'Engage, inspire…

Parcevall Hall

Situated in the scenic Yorkshire Dales National Park, the sixteen acres of formal and woodland gardens of Parcevall Hall Gardens rise up the hillside and command impressive views of Simons Seat and Wharfedale. The Hall itself is let to the Bradford Diocese as a retreat house. It…

Skipton Castle

Skipton Castle is one of the most complete and well preserved medieval castles in England. Fully roofed and with an enchanting early Tudor courtyard the stout towers of the gatehouse only hint at the splendour which is revealed as the visitor enters the castle grounds. Over 900…

147 Snooker Bar

SnookerPool Hall at 147 Snooker Bar in Bradford, West Yorkshire. Contact venue on 01274 656023 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

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