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

22
SEP
India's Children: Partition
Opera North

On 15th August 1947 as the clock struck midnight the legendary Shehnai player Ustad Bismillah Khan played the first notes of a hopeful and moving raag as one country at the stroke of a pen became two.Inspired by that moment this multimedia…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: (0)8448 482720
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22
SEP
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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23
SEP
Mum2mum Market Baby & Children's Nearly New Sale
Victoria hall

Sat 23rd September ‐ 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…

Location: 4.2 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

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23
SEP
Wealthion Startup Bootcamp
Quebecs

Wealthion Startup Bootcamp is a 2 days event in which daring entrepreneurs can learn everything required to go from one Idea to Prototype and to an MVP as fast as possible validating concepts and Accelerating Wealth.At the end of the 2 days…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: Seew ebsite
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24
SEP
Emmerdale Village Tour
Emmerdale Village Tour

Visit the live working TV set of Emmerdale. Located in the Harewood Estate in Leeds you will get to walk the famous cobbles and see familiar haunts of Bobs Caf The Woolpack the village Church and rows of stone cottages.As with…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08442 471007
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24
SEP
KVU Singers presents The King's Singers
King's Hall

Their work synonymous with the best in vocal ensemble performance appeals to a vast international audience.Performing to hundreds of thousands of people each season the group tours regularly to Europe North and South America Asia and Australasia. Instantly recognisable for…

Location: 0.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01943 602319
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28
SEP
Stop - Don't take your PC to the tip!
Computers 4 Africa

This repurpose alternative is both a green and free solution so the charity urges the local community in Leeds to donate their unwanted working IT equipment.From PCs laptops and TFT monitors to mice smartphones keyboards and leads all will be welcome at…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03000 112233
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30
SEP
Art, Print & Craft Exhibition
Horsforth Art Society

Members art printingcraft workwoodcarving textiles cards. Refreshments tombola free entry. car park locally and in the street.…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01132 688231
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30
SEP
Bombstrikes Block Party w/ Plump DJs and DJ Woody
Duke Studios

The globally acclaimed brand BombStrikes continue to deliver a dancefloor shaking manifesto as they bring their Block Party to the Duke Studios amazing warehouse space. SATURDAY SEPT 30TH:Plump DJs ‐ OfficialDJ Woody ‐ AV ShowMooqeeBeatvandals.Taking the original Block Party vibes of yesteryear…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07584 072308
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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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03
OCT
Bare Skin On Briny Waters in Leeds
Stage@Leeds

Two young women stand on a cliff edge steadily being blown on an unexpected course. Underscored with live folk music this is a story about survival and escape. Gently poetic salt‐tinged story‐telling Lyn Gardner THE GUARDIAN from Bellow Theatre an award winning…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 011334 387630
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04
OCT
Why Employee Engagement? Free Business Breakfast E
Park Plaza Hotel

Employee engagement is about your people wanting to and giving their best every day ‐ being fully committed and motivated to helping your organisation achieve success.Ensuring this sense of purpose isnt a quick fix. Employee engagement requires a commitment from the top…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 08444 068008
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06
OCT
Real Deal Comedy Jam Autumn Tour 2017 - Leeds
PRYZM leeds

The Real Deal Comedy Jam is coming to your city with the hottest urban comedy stars taking the show on tour to five different venues in five different UK cities.The production will open on 29 September in Reading Berkshire before touring to…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07950 216833
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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

07
OCT
A Splash of Colour photography exhibition
Sovereign House

Open10am 3pm DailyCost Free Public AdmissionColour is one of the powerful tools at a photographers disposal. Along with shape texture space line and form it is one of the six classic elements of design.…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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07
OCT
Mum2mum Market rawdon
Greenacre hall rawdon

BOOKINGS OPENEDMUM2MUM MARKET RAWDON BOOK A STALL AT ‐ http:www.mum2mummarket.co.ukbook‐a‐stall.htmlSELL your quality second hand baby childrens and maternity clothes preloved baby equipment or used pram at your local nearly new baby and childrens market and keep 100 of the proceeds.SATURDAY 7th OCTOBERGreenacre…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

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08
OCT
Muslim Marriage Events Leeds
Mumtaz Leeds

Open Event Open to all MuslimsAn event to provide a platform for people seeking partners in marriage is now taking place. It is open to everyone and all candidates will have an opportunity to interact with other individuals. Advisors will also be…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07738 638325
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11
OCT
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

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12
OCT
Amazon Masterclass training - Leeds
Room #213,Calverley Building, Leeds Beckett University,

Amazon marketplace has brought great opportunity and growth to lots of businesses in the UK and the same can also apply to your business. This course helps you explore the untapped potential to grow your business with Amazon. In this informative session…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01613 272923
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12
OCT
Sacred Sounds: Full Concert
Ilkley Playhouse

Sacred Sounds: Sikh Music Traditions and the First World War explores some of the many narratives of this period the timeless and transcendent beauty of the shabads themselves the composition of which started with Guru Nanak 1469‐1539 the first of the…

Location: 0.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01943 816714
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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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18
OCT
KVU Singers Open Rehearsal
South Craven Baptist Church

Come and join us for an open rehearsal with our Music Director Frank Smith. Singers will have a chance to try us out for size while we begin to rehearse our music for this years Christmas concert which includes some new items.We…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01535 653917
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20
OCT
Sarod: Indian Lute ft Debasmita Bhattacharya
Seven Arts

Debasmita Bhattacharya is creating shockwaves across musical circles in her native India and beyond with her remarkable talent on the sarod and powerhouse performances. She is joined on the tabla by Gurdain Rayatt with blistering dynamism and a flair for sumptuous rhythmic…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01132 626777
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25
OCT
The Magic Fish
Carriageworks Theatre

A classic Indian tale retold through dance storytelling and beatboxing for young thinking minds.Vishnu one of Indias shape‐shifting Supergods wakes up after sleeping for thousands of years to find a greedy demon called No‐Knowledge has taken earths most precious treasures for himself.Enlisting…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01133 760318
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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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11
NOV
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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17
NOV
Baluji Shrivastav OBE in Concert
Seven Arts

The ever‐darkening winter evenings are illuminated in November by the aural beauty of Baluji Shrivastavs Sitar and the rhythmic power of Bhupinder Singh Chaggars Tabla.Baluji Shrivastav OBE is one of the greatest instrumentalists India has produced excelling in sitar surbahar dilruba pakhavaj…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01132 626777
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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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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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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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