What's on inKeighley

Welcome to Keighley

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

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Forthcoming events in Keighley

27
NOV
John Shuttleworth: A Wee Ken To Remember
Lawrence Batley Theatre

A typo on the poster means John is obliged to spend the evening paying homage to his next‐door neighbour and sole agent the diminutive Ken Worthington.Versatile singerorganist John Shuttleworth wants to share fond memories of his favourite past weekends. However a typo…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01484 425282
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29
NOV
Santa’s Grotto
Eureka! The National Children's Museum

Join us in a magical winter wonderland to meet Santa and his festive friends.Weekends Saturday 29 November Sunday 21 December and Monday 22 Tuesday 23 December. Term‐time weekdays 2 19 December 2‐3.30pm…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01422 330069
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29
NOV
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: 10.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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29
NOV
Snow Day
Eureka! The National Children's Museum

A brand new interactive show exploring all the fun the winter season brings as a child experiences snow for the very first time. Billie loves school. He gets to play with all his friends and he really likes his teacher. But one…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01422 330069
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29
NOV
Jimmy Carr
St. Georges Hall

Funny man Jimmy Carr has become known and loved for his deadpan delivery and observational comedy. His humour is often dark yet hugely appealing as his success on TV and the live stand‐up stage keeps…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

29
NOV
Jimmy Carr Funny Business
Bradford St Georges Hall

Jimmy Carr Funny Business at Bradford St Georges Hall live Comedy on Saturday 29 November 2014 in Bradford Yorkshire. To compare ticket prices for the Jimmy Carr Funny Business event at Bradford St Georges Hall see the list of ticket companies.…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

02
DEC
Paul Hollywood
Halifax Victoria Theatre

TVs baking star Paul Hollywood brings his first ever live show to the UK in 2014. Paul Hollywood Live ‐ Get Your Bake On sees Paul take to the stage for an evening of baking…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

07
DEC
Countdown to Christmas
St Paul's Church

The countdown to the festive season begins for the Hepworth Band with a concert at St. Pauls Church Mirfield on Sunday 7th December in support of the Parkinsons UK Charity. The band will be joined for this musical extravaganza by Kirklees Music…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07828 120929
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12
DEC
The Boy Who Cried Wolf
Lawrence Batley Theatre

Winter is coming the trees are bare the birds fly south and the sheep are flocking seeking shelter from the wind.Event End Time: 11:59 pm.…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07734 805817
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16
DEC
Comedy Cellar
Lawrence Batley Theatre

Christmas comedy special.Three nights of hilarity with a festive sprinkling perfect for a night out with friends or an alternative office party.Event End Time: 11:59 pm.…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07734 805817
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12
JAN
FREE taster session at the Bradford Rock Choir
Saint Saviour's Parish Church Hall

Your friendly local Bradford choir is run by singing teacher Elliot Sutcliffe. We support a number of local charities raising money and awareness around West Yorkshire and as a choir we also join up with the other choirs near us to sing…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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13
JAN
FREE taster session at the Halifax Rock Choir
St Paul's Methodist Church Hall

The local Halifax choir is run by singerpianist Elliot Sutcliffe. A local community choir first and foremost we are also part of the national Rock Choir network which provides unrivalled opportunities to sing live. Members of Rock Choir have had the chance…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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13
JAN
FREE taster session at the Leeds/Horsforth Rock Ch
Woodside Methodist Church Hall

The Horsforth Rock Choir is led by local musician Charlotte Jones. Its our privilege to take a minute to tell you about our mysterious choir flash mobs around the country for Comic Relief our sell‐out performances at venues like the O2 or…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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14
JAN
FREE taster session at the Huddersfield Rock Choir
Greenhead College

Your friendly local Huddersfield choir is run by choir leader Elliot Sutcliffe. We support a number of local charities raising money and awareness around West Yorkshire and as a choir we also sing together with other Rock Choir singers in the nearby…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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14
JAN
FREE taster session at the Ilkley Rock Choir
Drama Studio

The Ilkley Rock Choir is led by West Yorkshire based musician Charlotte Jones. Our No.1 Album gave ordinary people the chance to become chart‐topping singers and Rock Choir is continually giving our members bigger and better opportunities to achieve things they never…

Location: 5.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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15
JAN
FREE taster session at the Dewsbury Rock Choir
St Pauls Church Hall

The local Dewsbury choir is run by vocal teacher Elliot Sutcliffe. We support a number of local charities raising money and awareness around West Yorkshire and as a choir we also join up with the other choirs near us to sing with…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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17
JAN
Access All Areas, Sensory Stories
Eureka! The National Children’s Museum

Come and enjoy our award‐ winning Sensory Stories sessions which are aimed at children aged 3‐11. The spell binding interactive stories are enjoyed by all children but are particularly great for children with hearing and visual impairment and ensure that all children…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01422 330069
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17
JAN
Access All Areas, Super Saturdays: Wheelchair User
Eureka! The National Children’s Museum

Join us for our award‐winning programme of events for disabled children and their families. The 2015 season kicks off on Disabled Access Day with a playful club for wheelchair users and those with impaired mobility. In the morning there will be fun…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01422 330069
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25
JAN
Cherry Ghost
The Trades Club

Bolton isnt the first place you think of when imagining the home towns of chart‐topping bands. Yet this indie‐rock band entered the UK Album Charts at no.7 with their debut album Thirst for Romance…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
FEB
Play with a Purpose, Creeper Crawlers
Eureka! The National Children’s Museum

Play with a Purpose at Eureka is a fun 5 week course focusing on mums & dads with children under three. Creeper Crawlers on Tuesdays are children aged 9‐15 months while Waddling Walkers on Thursdays are aged 15 months to 3 years.…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01422 330069
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03
FEB
Play with a Purpose, Waddling Walkers
Eureka! The National Children’s Museum

Play with a Purpose at Eureka is a fun 5 week course focusing on mums & dads with children under three. Creeper Crawlers on Tuesdays are children aged 9‐15 months while Waddling Walkers on Thursdays are aged 15 months to 3 years.…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01422 330069
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07
FEB
Access All Areas, Super Saturdays: Visually Impair
Eureka! The National Children’s Museum

Join us for our award‐winning programme of events for disabled children and their families. In the morning there will be fun activities in a dedicated space and supported visits to the museum galleries for children with a visual impairment all led by…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01422 330069
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07
FEB
Al Murray One Man One Guvnor
Huddersfield Town Hall

Al Murray One Man One Guvnor at Huddersfield Town Hall in Huddersfield on Saturday 07 February 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

21
MAR
Count Arthur Strong
Lawrence Batley Theatre

Count Arthur Strongs new show Command Performance is so new not even he knows hes doing it yet. Dont worry about that though its never stopped him before So get your Maltesers out roll your…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

24
MAR
The Bootleg Beatles
Victoria Theatre

Re‐live the sights and sounds of sixties as the worlds premier Beatle band returns to Cambridge with their spectacular two hour multi‐media stage production featuring all the classic Beatle hits. Using film footage of…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

02
APR
Access All Areas, Holiday Thursdays: Autism
Eureka! The National Children’s Museum

Join us for our award‐winning programme of events for disabled children and their families. In the morning there will be fun activities in a dedicated space and supported visits to the museum galleries for children with Autism all led by our knowledgeable…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01422 330069
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02
APR
Access All Areas, Super Saturdays: Down Syndrome
Eureka! The National Children’s Museum

Join us for our award‐winning programme of events for disabled children and their families. In the morning there will be fun activities in a dedicated space and supported visits to the museum galleries for children with down syndrome all led by our…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01422 330069
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09
APR
Access All Areas, Holiday Thursdays
Eureka! The National Children’s Museum

Join us for our award‐winning programme of events for disabled children and their families. In the morning there will be fun activities in a dedicated space and supported visits to the museum galleries for disabled children all led by our knowledgeable enthusiastic…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01422 330069
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08
MAY
Reginald D Hunter
Halifax Victoria Theatre

American stand‐up comedian Reginald D Hunter works mainly in the UK and originally began his time here studying at RADA for a career on the stage. It seems that his ability to make audiences laugh…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

09
MAY
Access All Areas, Super Saturdays: Autism Early Ye
Eureka! The National Children’s Museum

Join us for our award‐winning programme of events for disabled children and their families. In the morning there will be fun activities in a dedicated space and supported visits to the museum galleries for Autistic children all led by our knowledgeable enthusiastic…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01422 330069
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Tourist Attractions


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…

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…

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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