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

29
JUL
Peppa Pig#';s Big Splash
Bradford St Georges Hall

Peppa Pig039;s Big Splash at Bradford St Georges Hall a live event taking place on Tuesday 29 July 2014 in Bradford Yorkshire for what will be a great family event.…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

29
JUL
Peppa Pigs Big Splash
Bradford St Georges Hall

Families and children will love Peppa Pigs Big Splash live at Bradford St Georges Hall on the Tuesday 29 July 2014 in Bradford Yorkshire. For a list of ticket prices to watch Peppa Pigs Big Splash live at Bradford St Georges…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

30
JUL
Pyjama Drama Workshop: Goldilocks Makes Porridge
Eureka! The National Children's Museum

Goldilocks never tidies her room never helps clean the house and hasnt ever even poured a glass of milk So what will she do when her mum goes away for a few days Who will show her how to use the washing…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01422 330069
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03
AUG
Peter Pan and the Lost Boys
Lawrence Batley Theatre

Prepare to be whisked away to a world where youll never have to grow up.Join a group of skateboarders in an overnight protest to save their local park from government cuts and be drawn into a Neverland adventure.This new adaptation written in…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01484 484402
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06
AUG
National Playday
Eureka! The National Children's Museum

Wa‐hey Its National Playday Play is so important that its got its own national day so come and help us celebrate it with free extra outdoor activities across the Eureka site.…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01422 330069
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06
AUG
Pyjama Drama Workshop We’re going on a Dragon Hu
Eureka! The National Children's Museum

An action packed session in which children explore their own version of the popular story Were all going on a bear hunt:Were going on a dragon hunt. Were going to catch a big one. What a beautiful day Were not scared.Uh‐uh An…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01422 330069
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16
AUG
Huddersfield Does Vintage
Huddersfield Town Hall

Winner of an Outstanding Customer Service Award and shortlisted for TWO National Vintage Awards; Britain Does Vintage fairs have fast become a firm favorite on the vintage scene. THE vintage stallholders are hand‐picked and offer a wealth of knowledge gained from years…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07896 840397
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20
AUG
Pyjama Drama Workshop Robin Hood and his Scary Men
Eureka! The National Children's Museum

Robin Hoods men might be merry but boy can they be scary. That nasty old Sherriff better be on his guard if he wants to ride through their forest Join us is a special session designed to make a hero out of…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01422 330069
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23
AUG
Hugless Douglas
The Lawrence Batley Theatre

Hugless Douglas is a huggable loveable young brown bear who wakes up one morning in need of a hug. He tries to find the perfect one but none of them seem quite right. After all there are so many different hugs to…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01484 430528
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28
AUG
Pyjama Drama Workshop: Gruffalo at The Dentist
Eureka! The National Children's Museum

Its hard being scary when youve got a poorly pain and the Gruffalo knows all about that hes woken up with the most terrible toothache Will he ever be scary againSummer holiday sessions cost just £4.50 each and can be booked…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01422 330069
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02
SEP
Singin In the Rain Touring
Alhambra Theatre

Singin In the Rain Touring will be performing live Musicals at Alhambra Theatre on the Tuesday 02 September 2014 in Bradford Yorkshire. Buy tickets for Singin In the Rain Touring online.…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

07
SEP
The Dunwells on September 07
Arden Road Social Club

2014 is shaping up to be an exciting year for The Dunwells with the upcoming release of their second studio album.The band have been putting down new tracks with producer Stephen Harris Kodaline Kaiser Chiefs Dave Matthews since late last year and…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07506 674555
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12
SEP
Jimmy Carr
Town Hall Huddersfield

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: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

12
SEP
Jimmy Carr Funny Business
Town Hall

Jimmy Carr Funny Business at Town Hall live on Friday 12 September 2014 in Huddersfield Yorkshire. For tickets to see Jimmy Carr Funny Business at Town Hall see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

15
SEP
FREE taster session at the Bradford Rock Choir
Saint Saviour's Parish Church Hall

Your local Bradford choir is run by choir leader Elliot Sutcliffe. The Bradford branch is part of the unique national singing family that is Rock Choir. Whilst retaining our focus on Bradford community causes and events the local branches of Rock Choir…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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16
SEP
FREE taster session at the Halifax Rock Choir
St Paul's Methodist Church Hall

The Halifax Rock Choir is led by local musician Elliot Sutcliffe. 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. I dont…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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17
SEP
FREE taster session at the Huddersfield Rock Choir
Greenhead College

The Huddersfield Rock Choir is led by singing teacher Elliot Sutcliffe. The choir will be performing locally again soon so its a chance for you to join in sing and perform without pressure and under the supportive guidance of Elliot. Rock Choir…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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18
SEP
FREE taster session at the Dewsbury Rock Choir
St Pauls Church Hall

The local Dewsbury choir is run by West Yorkshire based musician Elliot Sutcliffe. Our UK top twenty 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…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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20
SEP
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: 10.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01422 330069
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21
SEP
The Walk of the Roses
Cross Keys Pub

You may be for Lancaster or you may be Yorkist through and through. But were all on the same side against Parkinsons. So join us on our Walk of the Roses and support our vital work.Our walk follows the Leeds and Liverpool…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02079 639330
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21
SEP
John Bishop
Halifax Victoria Theatre

Scouse comedian John Bishop was named best newcomer by BBC Radio Merseyside winning the North West Comedy award for best stand‐up in 2004. Since then he has been nominated for the Edinburgh Comedy Award.…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

21
SEP
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: 10.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

26
SEP
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: 10.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01422 349422
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07
OCT
Omid Djalili Iranalamadingdong
Bradford St Georges Hall

Tickets for Omid Djalili Iranalamadingdong at Bradford St Georges Hall on the Tuesday 07 October 2014 are bound to sell out fast ‐ to watch Omid Djalili Iranalamadingdong live at Bradford St Georges Hall see our list of ticket comparison costs from…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

14
OCT
Riverdance
Alhambra Theatre

If you didn't already know Riverdance is a show consisting of traditional Irish stepdancing and has become a huge phenomena since appearing at the 1994 Eurovision Song Contest. Husband and wife team John McColgan and…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

24
OCT
An Evening with Noel Fielding
Halifax Victoria Theatre

An Evening with Noel Fielding at Halifax Victoria Theatre live on Friday 24 October 2014 in Halifax Yorkshire. For tickets to see An Evening with Noel Fielding at Halifax Victoria Theatre see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

24
OCT
Noel Fielding
Victoria Theatre

Noel Fielding will be performing live Comedy at Victoria Theatre on the Friday 24 October 2014 in Halifax Yorkshire. Buy tickets for Noel Fielding online.…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

25
OCT
Ghost Hunt with Ghost Hunt Live
Dalton Mills

In its heyday Dalton Mills was the largest textile mill in the region employing over 2000 workers and between 1869 and 1877 the mill provided jobs for workers both children and adults all over Keighley and the Worth Valley.Do you dare to…

Location: 0.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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07
NOV
Bellowhead
Halifax Victoria Theatre

From the wild rousing dance tunes to the theatricality of their ballads & sea songs this is a band that are also funny subtle and always engaging. Admire the sophisticated strings and elegant whirlwind of…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
NOV
The Great Gatsby
Alhambra Theatre

Discover the heady indulgent days of New York's Long Island during the glamorous 1920s as Northern Ballet brings F Scott Fitzgerald's classic novel The Great Gatsby to the stage.Nick Carraway comes to know his infamous neighbour Jay Gatsby a mysterious millionaire…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01132 208008
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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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