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

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FREE taster session at the Leeds Rock Choir
St Barnabas Cof E Church

The Leeds Rock Choir is led by choir leader Nic Slack. We have a great year lined up and we would like to invite you to join our choir and take part in the local Leeds and wider West Yorkshire area. We…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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FREE taster session at the Leeds/Alwoodley Rock Ch
St Barnabas Cof E Church

Your friendly local Alwoodley choir is run by Leeds based musician Charlotte Jones. Our choir is made up of people who never thought they would join a choir or would even sing for fun and thats the beauty of joining our choir.…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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Superhero Weekend
Eureka! The National Children's Museum

Is it a bird Is it a plane Or is it just you being your favourite superhero Come and show us your might super powers as we pitch the goodies against the baddies in one incredible superhero weekend. Dress to impress because…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01422 330069
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Virgin Wines Leeds Wine Tasting
Aspire

Come along and enjoy a Virgin Wines Tasting event. Well be there with the latest exclusive range of hand‐crafted boutique wines. Plus our most popular favourites so come and join us.Saturday 20th September 2014 ‐ 12noon to 4.30pmThis year we will give…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01296 714745
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John Bishop Work In Progress
Victoria Theatre

John Bishop Work In Progress at Victoria Theatre in Halifax on Sunday 21 September 2014. 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…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Michael Nesmith
Varieties Music Hall

Michael Nesmith at Varieties Music Hall live on Thursday 25 September 2014 in Leeds Yorkshire. A popular live music event taking place on the Thursday 25 September 2014 that will see tickets sell out quickly. Buy tickets for Michael Nesmith…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Chickenshed's The Rain That Washes
Square Chapel

Instantly plunged into a young man's compelling story of growing up in turbulent Zimbabwe we live and breathe his extraordinary and dramatic journey from innocence to escape finally returning to his homeland to witness Mugabe's greatest betrayal. Actor Ashley Maynard enacts Christopher's…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01422 349422
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Jack Daniel's Birthday
Liquid & Maine Street, Halifax

Join us this Friday for our big Jack Daniels birthday celebration Music lights and JD... What more do you need... And why not streamline your experience by ordering your JD via the UKCN app Visit: http:app.ukcn.com for more information.Liquid: Current and Retro…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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Nick Curly presents Trust
The Mint Club

After hugely successful launches at BPM Festival Miami Music Week at Electric Pickle and an electric open air session in Barcelona during off‐Sonar Trust launches in Leeds at Mint Club: Nick Curly officialMatt TolfreyJordan PeakRandall M…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07584 072308
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Al Murray One Man One Guvnor
Varieties Music Hall

Al Murray One Man One Guvnor will be performing live at Varieties Music Hall on the Friday 26 September 2014 in Leeds Yorkshire. Buy tickets for Al Murray One Man One Guvnor online.…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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SBTRKT
O2 Academy Leeds

SBTRKT at O2 Academy Leeds in Leeds on Friday 26 September 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch SBTRKT live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service. …

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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Vance Joy
Brudenell Social Club

Vance Joy appears live in Leeds Yorkshire at Brudenell Social Club on Friday 26 September 2014. For ticket prices to watch Vance Joy at Brudenell Social Club see the list of tickets available for Vance Joy.…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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20th Anniversary Concert with Jonathan Ansell
St Wilfrid's Church Hall

We are thrilled to announce that our 20th Anniversary Concert at St Wilfrids Church in Harrogate on 27th September will be headlined by none other that world renowned tenor Jonathan Ansell with guest vocals from Britains Got Talents Charlotte Jaconelli.Jonathan first found…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01423 530053
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Smirnoff's Big Night Out
Liquid & Maine Street, Halifax

Think BIG production and BIG entertainmentBig Night Out is all about transforming your local venue to somethingspectacular whether its the lasers of Ibiza or the gymnasts from theCircus. Big Night Out is famous for bringing you the biggest mostspectacular club nights across…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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whakkinell ! live
The Yorkshire Rose

Whakkinell are back on the road again with back to back gigs well into 2015 so come and see what the press are calling probably the best live band to play live with a mix of classic covers all with the Whakkinell…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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James Taylor
First Direct Arena

Over the course of his long career James Taylor has earned 40 gold platinum and multi‐platinum awards and five Grammy Awards for a catalog running from 1970s Sweet Baby James to his Grammy Award‐winning efforts…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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An Evening with Roger McGuinn
Varieties Music Hall

An Evening with Roger McGuinn at Varieties Music Hall in Leeds on Sunday 28 September 2014. 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…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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The Jim Jones Revue
Brudenell Social Club

The Jim Jones Revue at Brudenell Social Club in Leeds on Monday 29 September 2014. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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The Vaselines
Brudenell Social Club

The Vaselines at Brudenell Social Club in Leeds on Tuesday 30 September 2014. 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…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
OCT
Lewis Watson
The Cockpit

Lewis Watson at The Cockpit live on Wednesday 01 October 2014 in Leeds Yorkshire. A popular live music event taking place on the Wednesday 01 October 2014 that will see tickets sell out quickly. Buy tickets for Lewis Watson at…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
OCT
The Sales Blu Print Workshop
Airedale House

A free Breakfast networking Workshop which you get a free breakfast including Coffee and Tea a chance to meet fellow business owners and MDs and take away great sales know how. The presentation was informed relevant and practical and well worth the…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07734 805817
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03
OCT
Bipolar Sunshine
Belgrave Music Hall

Bipolar Sunshine at Belgrave Music Hall in Leeds on Friday 03 October 2014. 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 Ticketmaster…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
OCT
Chase Status
O2 Academy Leeds

Chase Status at O2 Academy Leeds in Leeds on Friday 03 October 2014. 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 Ticketmaster…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
OCT
Ella Eyre
University Union - Stylus

Ella Eyre at University Union ‐ Stylus in Leeds on Friday 03 October 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Ella Eyre live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
OCT
Counterfeit Sixties Show
The Venue

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: 16.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01422 377344
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OCT
Zombie Survival run for your life. Ripley Castle
Ripley Castle

Experience the drama and excitement of escaping from a horde of zombies.Could you negotiate the escape route and make it back to the quarantined safety zoneExperience the Ultimate Zombie Survival RunFrom the moment you arrive you will be engrossed in the…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01904 339435
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OCT
Black Submarine
The Cockpit

Black Submarine at The Cockpit in Leeds on Saturday 04 October 2014. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison service.…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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OCT
Manchester Orchestra
Leeds Metropolitan University

Manchester Orchestra performs live at Leeds Metropolitan University in Leeds Yorkshire on Saturday 04 October 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Manchester Orchestra at Leeds Metropolitan University now.…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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OCT
The Maine
The Cockpit

It doesn't matter that the members of the band have chosen to graduate high school early. School has been too mainstream anyway. But for The Maine they have made the right choice because they have…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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OCT
Tycho
University Union - Stylus

Tycho at University Union ‐ Stylus in Leeds on Sunday 05 October 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Tycho live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service.…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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