What's on inKnottingley


Welcome to Knottingley

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

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Forthcoming events in Knottingley

28
APR
Alfie Moore: Getting Away with Murder
The Electric Theatre

In this brand new stand‐up comedy show former Detective Sergeant Alfie Moore and star of BBC Radio 4 comedy Its A Fair Cop takes you on a thrilling and interactive journey through the art and science of murder investigation.What makes a murderer…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01226 327000
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28
APR
Bespoke Vdub show
HOOTON LODGE,

Live music and Northern soul dance tent. VW and scooters on show.…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08435 573940
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29
APR
BBR Spring Extravaganza
Elsecar Heritage Centre

BBR presents another bumper specialist collectors weekend. There will be lots of antiques on offer with stalls inside and out it looks set to be a fun packed weekendFor times and prices visit www.onlinebbr.com…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01226 740203
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29
APR
Last Laugh Comedy Club (April)
The Civic

The Civic supporter and Barnsley born Toby Foster Phoenix Nights BBC Radio Sheffield presents a great night of laughter hosting some of the best comedians from the UK and international circuitLast Laugh Comedy Club April 2017David HadinghamDavid Hadingham has been a professional…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01226 327000
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30
APR
1795 Newcomen Engine Open Days and Demonstrations
Elsecar Heritage Centre

Come along discover the 1795 New Colliery and marvel at the Elsecar Great Engine built at the direction of Earl Fitzwilliam. The oldest steam engine still in its original location anywhere the engine is recognised to be one of the worlds greatest…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01226 740203
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30
APR
Guided Tours: The Earl’s Village of Iron and Coa
Elsecar Heritage Centre

Join our guides for a fascinating tour around the village. Discover what it meant to live and work in the Earls village of iron and coal. Imagine the power of the furnaces the bravery of our miners and grand splendour of Royal…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01226 740203
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03
MAY
Leeds Conferences
Leeds, UK

Your chance to get an insight to the research works of the pioneers of different fields that include Medical Agricultural Food and Aqua Pharmacology Chemistry Business and Management Health science Neuroscience Immunology Nursing Clinical Materials Science Veterinary Engineering Environmental and Microbiology at…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 07025 085200
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04
MAY
Speed Dating in Leeds
Parkside Tavern

Leeds Speed Dating How speed dating in Leeds worksA great event to go to is Speed Dating in Leeds. How it works is our friendly professional hosts will greet you and they will settle you in by briefly explaining the format…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02380 784694
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06
MAY
Miss Christmas UK is coming to Leeds!
Tiger Tiger Leeds

First Annual Miss Christmas UK Could You Be The Winner Of Miss Christmas Of LeedsA brand new beauty and talent pageant is coming to: England Wales Scotland and Northern Ireland in 2017; to celebrate beauty talent and achievement with a challenge to…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL:
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06
MAY
Rising Stars - Srutti Suresan and Keertan Rehal
Seven Arts

Spring is here There is a freshness in the air for young new budding talent ready to captivate audiences with their artistry.SAA UK in collaboration with Zero Classikal invite you to a double bill of vocals of the North and South of…

Location: 14.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01132 445523
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08
MAY
The Friends of Archives social
Experience Barnsley

Come along and join the Friends of Archives at their evening social event with guest speaker.7pm to 9pm£3 per person To book a place or for more information contact Roger Walton Chairman on 01226 281941…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01226 772500
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09
MAY
Why Organisation Values and Behaviours? Free Busin
Park Plaza Hotel

If your organisation wants to clearly communicate what it stands for both internally and to the wider world having developed values and behaviours will go a long way. More than statements on your reception wall or a page in your company policies…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 08444 068008
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10
MAY
The Crossing – Remnants of Change, Anton Want
The Cooper Gallery

A photographic interpretation of ongoing redevelopment and social change within Barnsley town centre by artist Anton Want.Anton returns to exhibit at the Cooper Gallery 25 years after his celebrated debut exhibition Personal Work. This 1992 exhibition featured photographs captured during his time…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01226 242905
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12
MAY
French Property Exhibition, Yorkshire
Wetherby Racecourse

Dont miss The French Property Exhibition in Wetherby Yorkshire; a one‐stop shop for anyone considering buying a property in France. It is the perfect place to go for information and inspiration and visitors will be surprised at how affordable it can…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

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13
MAY
Muslim Marriage Events Leeds
Mumtaz Leeds

We are holding the next muslim marriage event on Saturday 13th May 2017 at Mumtaz Leeds 1 and 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: 12.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07738 638325
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14
MAY
Leeds Half Marathon
Leeds City Centre

The Plusnet Leeds Half Marathon is a real favourite in the area and one of the highlights of Leeds sporting calendar.As you run through the city the streets around you will become a carnival as huge crowds turn out to cheer on…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 0113 203337
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14
MAY
Professor Brian Cox
First Direct Arena

Professor Brian Cox at First Direct Arena in Leeds on Sunday 14 May 2017. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Professor Brian Cox tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

16
MAY
CIBSE BIM Roadshow: Leeds
Leeds Art Gallery

For all the publicity surrounding BIM and the Government requirement for the use of BIM Level 2 on its contracts many working across the construction supply chain still lack real understanding of BIM; competence in the processes; and knowledge of its application…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02087 723627
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18
MAY
Why Reward and Recognition? Free Business Breakfas
Park Plaza Hotel

Reward and recognition is an area that many organisations struggle with ‐ particularly so when you consider our increasingly diverse workforce and the financial constraints of recent years. But as poor people management and the effect on engagement costs the UK economy…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 08444 068008
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19
MAY
Test Event
The Grove

Former Nunnery dating back to 1700s this place is electricStocking Gate South Kirby WF9 3QFCome and spend the evening with two of the uks top psychic Mediums Andrew Beasley and Gray Davies. Tickets are £10.00To book your ticket telephone Joanne on 01977…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07710 824989
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21
MAY
Martin House Hospice Dragon Boat Challenge
Roundhay Park

Dragon Boat racing is an ancient Chinese tradition and the fastest growing water activity in Britain today‐ as well as the most fun Up to 10 people paddle each 30 boat with a drummer at the front beating in time and our…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01780 470718
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21
MAY
Plant & Cake Bring & Buy Sale
Shadwell Grange

A lovely relaxing setting. Good quality bedding perennials fruit plants and vegetable seedlings for sale. Professionally sourced and some locally grown donations. Home baking also for sale. Come and spend some time with us. Having a cuppa…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 0113-2 738821
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21
MAY
Unique Craft Fairs
Elsecar Heritage Centre

80 stalls selling a wide range of products and gifts. Come and see a mixture of handmade and bought‐in goods from local Yorkshire businesses. Jewellery clothing ceramics sewing country crafts photography artwork candles homeware shabby chic plus much more. Its the perfect…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01226 740203
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24
MAY
Changing Crimes: Uncovering Barnsley Crimes
Experience Barnsley

From highwaymen to hangmen explore Barnsleys murky past and uncover stories of crime in the borough through individual stories and objects from our own Archives and beyond. Learn about those who enforced the law and what punishments they gave out. Did the…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01226 772500
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24
MAY
Elsecar, Wentworth Woodhouse and the Fitzwilliams
Elsecar Heritage Centre

This talk by Dr Nigel Cavanagh is the culmination of many years research. It will tell the remarkable story of the people of Elsecar as it grew to be a thriving industrial estate village for Wentworth Woodhouse sharing the astonishing experiences and…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01226 740203
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27
MAY
Script Family Extravaganza
Elsecar Heritage Centre

Come along for a fun filled day of family entertainment. There will be stalls selling handmade crafts family activities funfair rides plus much moreTo book a stall email eventsscriptmedia.co.uk or call Lucy on 01226 734 63010am to 4pm free entry…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01226 740203
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27
MAY
The Sessions
First Direct Arena

The Sessions at First Direct Arena in Leeds on Saturday 27 May 2017. 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 the tickets…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
MAY
Food, Gift & Craft Fair
Worsbrough Mill and Country Park

Come along to this well established market where there are food stalls along with other gifts and crafts.You can sample home baking in the Millers Tearoom and the children can enjoy our fantastic play area.Dont forget to buy our organic flour produced…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01226 774527
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02
JUN
Absolute Bowie
Warehouse23

There will only ever be one David Bowie he was unique in every way and an inspiration to millions. Absolute Bowie Europes Finest David Bowie Tribute continue to celebrate the life and music of the Starman with a spectacular show uniting Bowie…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01924 200162
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02
JUN
Something to Smile About
Hatfield Outdoor Activity Centre

STSA is held at Hatfield Outdoor Activity Centre Also Known as Hatfield Marina and Hatfield Water Park. The venue is ideally situated just off of the M180 it is close to local amenities is perfect for disabled visitors and families and has…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07544 034552
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Tourist Attractions


Brodsworth Hall and Gardens

Savour the poignant atmosphere of this fully furnished Victorian country house with its original contents carefully conserved by English Heritage. There are over 30 rooms on view ranging from the faded grandeur of the sumptuous reception rooms to the cluttered remains of the fascinating servants wing with…

Absolute Leisure

Absolute Leisure Nightclub in Castleford, West Yorkshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01977 668613 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Bowl N Fun

Bowling at Bowl N Fun in Selby, North Yorkshire. Contact venue on 01757 707074 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Bowlplex

Bowling at Bowlplex in Castleford, West Yorkshire. Contact venue on 01977 668111 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Breaks Snooker

SnookerPool Hall at Breaks Snooker in Pontefract, West Yorkshire. Contact venue on 01977 796167 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

C J Holdings

C J Holdings ‐ Amusement Park in Wakefield, West Yorkshire. Contact venue on telephone number for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

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Want to see what other attractions to visit when in Knottingley? See our list of attractions in Knottingley, including theme parks, castles, historic houses, zoos and many more family days out.