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

24
NOV
Kori Live
Issho

From 9pm until 11pm every Friday Isshos Kori Bar will host Kori Live with top musicians performing everything from jazz and blues to soul and stripped‐back acoustic sets.Guests can also make the most of Kori Bars tempting cocktails from the popular Issho…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01134 265000
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25
NOV
Bombstrikes Block Party with JFB and Utah Saints
Duke Studios

The globally acclaimed brand BombStrikes is back with the 2nd installment of their Block Parties at Duke Studios to deliver a dancefloor shaking manifesto in the amazing warehouse space.SATURDAY NOVEMBER 25THJFBUtah SaintsShaka LovesYou AV showMooqeeTaking the original Block Party vibes of yesteryear…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07584 072308
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25
NOV
DJ Greg Myers- Saturdays at Alexander's
Alexander's

Combining 16 years of experience & determination to please any crowd theres no wonder Greg Myers is highly requested in the worlds most glamorous dance floors. From World Resident DJ for Hedkandi & resident at super club Space Ibiza to UK brand…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01756 228030
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25
NOV
Mum2mum Market Baby & Children's Nearly New Sale
Victoria hall

Sat 25rd November‐ Victoria Hall Hard Ings Road Keighley BD21 3JN ‐ 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…

Location: 4.2 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL:
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26
NOV
Antique & Collectors Fair
North Bridge Leisure Centre

A fantastic variety of items for sale should ensure there is something for everyone ‐ and the chance to find that unique Christmas giftVenue: North Bridge Leisure Centre North Bridge Halifax HX3 6TEPriceAdults: GBP 2.5SeniorsChildren: GBP 2Links: Website: https:go.evvnt.com173124‐0pid269…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01612 831255
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26
NOV
Jamie Squire- Live Music at Alexander's
Alexander's

Jamie is a local singer songwriter who performs other peoples songs in his own inimitable style.With twenty years experience performing in both the UK and abroad this powerful and versatile vocalist has a wide repertoire with something for everyone to enjoy.Book online…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01756 228030
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26
NOV
Wonderful World of Wellbeing - Kids
Mercure Leeds Parkway Hotel

WWoW for Kids is all about introducing the concept of wellbeing to children so that it can become an integral part of their upbringing and a natural part of their day to day lives.Throughout the weekend you and your children can engage…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: +4407522 760068
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01
DEC
Alexander's 'Off Piste' Alpine Pop-up Restaurant
Alexander's

With its very own outdoor heated chalet style cover over the now famous Secret Garden overlooking the Leeds Liverpool canal its the ultimate definition of hygge the on trend popular concept of Scandinavian coziness and little pleasures.Gather around a pot of Cheese…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01756 228030
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01
DEC
Alexander's Festive Lunch & Dinner
Alexander's

Alexanders Festive Menu is a celebration of incredible food seasonal ingredients and festive flavours. A selection of tasty to carve at the table like our Butter and Sage Roasted Breast of Turkey to linger over & set your taste buds tingling followed…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01756 228030
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03
DEC
Light in the Lens photography exhibition
Sovereign House

Open10am 3pm DailyCost Free Public AdmissionAs photographers we use light in our pictures to bring out the character in portraits the grain and texture in surfaces and to concentrate our gaze within the frame.…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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31
DEC
New Year’s Eve at East 59th
East 59th

East 59th will be celebrating the best of 2017 and bringing the party to Leeds with a line‐up of incredible DJs and glittering entertainment.…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01134 265050
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31
DEC
Spectacular 5 Course Gala Dinner- New Year's Eve
Alexander's

Were rolling out the red carpet and inviting you to don your gladrags and welcome in 2018 at one of Yorkshires most exclusive black tie New Years Eve parties. Weve got the champagne on ice to welcome you. Join us for our…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01756 228030
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14
JAN
Leeds, England, Muslim Marriage Events
Mumtaz Leeds

We are holding the next muslim marriage event on Sunday 14th January 2018 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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17
JAN
National Autistic Society; Autism and Social Skill
Hilton Leeds City

Social situations can often be very difficult for autistic people. There are so many confusing social rules that appear to be learnt instinctively by non‐autistic people. These rules can often cause anxiety as they are generally unwritten and not talked about.Featuring sessions…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01159 113367
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30
JAN
Speed Dating in Leeds
Parkside Tavern

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: 14.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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02
FEB
Foreverland comes to Leeds
Church

20 Cities : 30000 People : 1 Magical AdventureOur magical touring circus is coming to Leeds.. Join us on an adventure through music time and space as we discover a new realm of the surreal. Merging debauchery and the paranormal ‐ when…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07912 691842
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03
FEB
Counterfeit Seventies Show
Warners Nidd Hall

The Counterfeit Seventies comes to the Playhouse for the very first time this OctoberHaving toured extensively with The Counterfeit Sixties show they now bring you their unique Seventies show from a decade of glam rock through to new wave music and everything…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01423 771598
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09
FEB
DhrupadHamar
Seven Arts

Kirit Singh and Jasdeep Singh are two artists committed to bring about the rival of Dhrupad & Dhamr a rich music tradition originating around 1st Century AD. They are disciples of Pt. Uday Bhawalkar and Ustad Sukhvinder Singh Pinky respectively and perform…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01132 626777
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10
FEB
Learn To Trade Live, Leeds
Park Plaza Hotel Leeds

In the current economy many of us are searching for ways to save money or better yet make an additional income; some of us hope that we can give up the 9‐5 job and become our own boss. Many of us have…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02031 435821
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10
MAR
Wonderful World of Wellbeing 2 day Festival
Mercure Leeds Parkway Hotel

The Wonderful World of Wellbeing is the first event of its kind to provide a centre of wellbeing under one roof over one wonderful weekend where you can learn from over 50 single category wellbeing providers practice wellbeing techniques indulge the senses…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07522 760068
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15
MAR
An Ellen Kent Production: Rigoletto
Bradford Alhambra

Rigoletto is a dramatic tale of the jesters daughter whose heart is stolen by a charming but unreliable ruler and how her fathers attempts to prevent the love affair lead to tragedy. Opera & Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713018
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16
MAR
An Ellen Kent Production: La Traviata
Bradford Alhambra

A tragic tale of searing passion and memorable music that tells of the passionate loves and life of the consumptive courtesan Violetta. Opera & Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent Production with international soloists highly‐praised chorus and full orchestra Verdi LA…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01274 432000
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17
MAR
An Ellen Kent Production: Madama Butterfly
Bradford Alhambra

Introducing the celebrated soprano Maria HeeJung Kim from the Korean National Opera Seoul and the international soprano Alyona Kistenyova.Winner of The Best Opera Award Liverpool Daily Post Theatre Awards.Back by overwhelming public demand this award winning Opera returns with exquisite sets including…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01274 432000
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23
MAR
Counterfeit sixties Show
Skipton Mart Theatre

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: 8.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01756 709666
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02
MAY
Coaching Skills - 2 May 18 - LEEDS
114 Wellington Street

Do you want to help improve employee engagement Increase performance and reduce costsOur management training course in Coaching Skills is designed for first line and customer facing managers.Coaching is increasingly becoming one of the most sought after and important skills for anyone…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01685 727532
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30
MAY
Motivating People - 30 May 18 - LEEDS
114 Wellington Street

What makes a job interesting How can you motivate people to do more How can you keep your team happy These are the questions that anyone in a leading role asks. What motivates people is a question that has intrigued humanity for…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01685 727532
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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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