What's on inTadcaster

Welcome to Tadcaster

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

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Forthcoming events in Tadcaster

23
OCT
COMIC POTENTIAL
Carriageworks Theatre

Comic Potentialby Alan Ayckbourndirected by Camilla Asher7:30pm Thursday 23rd to Saturday 25th October 2014 Tickets cost £12 each and £9 concessionsComic Potential is set in the future where soap operas are acted by robotic actoids.Humanoid robot actor JCF31333 develops so many faults…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01132 243801
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23
OCT
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: 11.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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23
OCT
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: 11.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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23
OCT
FREE taster session at the Wakefield Rock Choir
St Austins Community Centre

The Wakefield Rock Choir is led by choir leader 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: 16.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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23
OCT
Vampires Rock - The Final Countdown Tour
Grand Opera House York

Celebrating its 11th year and the final chapter it is what can only be described as one of the best touring production shows everSteve Steinman plays the supremely evil Baron Von Rockula owner of the Live and Let Die club. In search…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713024
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23
OCT
Example
York Barbican Centre

Boundless energy an onslaught of monster rave anthems and backed by an full on band the Example live experience is a force to be reckoned with energy levels are cranked up to the max…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
OCT
Jungle
Leeds Metropolitan University

Jungle at Leeds Metropolitan University in Leeds on Thursday 23 October 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 the tickets for…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
OCT
Lucius
Brudenell Social Club

Lucius at Brudenell Social Club in Leeds on Thursday 23 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: 13.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
OCT
Toyah
The Cockpit

Music knows no time gender or geographical boundaries. 70s and early 80s of the nineteenth century is known for giving music a new different and interesting lease of life. Punk became a rage and a…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
OCT
Jimmy Carr - Funny Business
Grand Opera House York

Funny Business is Jimmys brand new stand up show. Come for the witty and incisive musings on the human condition; stay for the knob gags.Multiple choice.Jimmy Carrs Funny Business will be:a Packed with jokesb Rude and offensive c A great night out…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713024
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24
OCT
Jimmy Carr
Grand Opera House York

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: 9.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

24
OCT
Little Comets
University Union - Stylus

You know those cool guys from Little Comets right From their first single released in 2009 the british indie rock band Little Comets have come a long way. If you dont remember One Night in…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
OCT
Paul Carrack
Harrogate Royal Hall

English singersongwriter and multi‐instrumentalist Paul Carrack has seen major music success as a band member and solo performer since the 1970s. Playing with Ace Roxy Music Squeeze Mike and the Mechanics he has also released…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

24
OCT
Sam Smith
O2 Academy Leeds

‐ watch Sam Smith live at O2 Academy Leeds in Leeds Yorkshire on the Friday 24 October 2014. Compare ticket prices and save on the best seats in the house…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
OCT
UB40
York Barbican Centre

UB40 is an English reggae band from Birmingham. They are a hugely successful group with record sales topping 70 million albums world wide. Famed for hit singles such as 'Can't help falling in Love with…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
OCT
Castleford Male Voice Choir Annual Patrons Concert
Castleford Civic Centre

Castleford Male Voice Choir present their Annual Patrons Concert Autumn Leaves. With guests the Reads Warblers Pop Choir.…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01924 305830
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25
OCT
Halloween catwalk
Stockeld Park

The Halloween Catwalk is back at Stockeld Park to Dress up in your very best Halloween outfit of Witches wizards and lots of black cats spooks and ghouls masks and hats Just some ideas of what could be worn but choose carefully…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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25
OCT
Halloween Face Painting & Crafts
Stockeld Park

Face Painting 25th 31st October 1400 1700 dailyTransform yourself and terrify others by having your face painted by our wonderful amazing faces artist. Price £3.50 per face Glitter Tattoos 25th 31st October 1200 1800Sparkle and shine…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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25
OCT
LPW Wrestling
Harehills Working Mens Club & Institute

Professional WrestlingLPW Wrestling are pleased to announce their seventh show featuring many of the top uk stars. We will have the semi ‐ Finals and Finals for the LPW Championship and The LPW Cruiserweight Championship will be defended.LPWs next show will be…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07591 759894
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25
OCT
Scary Pet Zoo
The Ridings Shopping Centre

Creepy crawlies and snakes will be slithering into The Ridings Shopping Centre as part of their Scary Pet Zoo. Little beasts are invited to visit the centres Scary Pet Zoo and get up close and personal with spiders scorpions cockroaches and…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01924 787787
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25
OCT
Wizards Den
Stockeld Park

Allakhazam Wizardrywoo watch the Wizards magic or hell put a spell on you Receive a bewitching gift from the depths of the cauldron Price £5.50 per child including close up magic and bewitching gift …

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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25
OCT
Lee Evans
Leeds Arena

MONSTERS is Lee Evans amazing new show with over 50 nights in the biggest arenas in the country. Lee will be playing to more fans than ever on this hotly anticipated tour of the UK…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

25
OCT
Neil Sedaka
York Barbican Centre

His legions of fans will be delighted that the ever‐popular Neil Sedaka is visiting Britain again.Neil began penning hits over half a century ago. At the outset of his career in the 1950s he was…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
OCT
Gong
Fibbers (Barfly York)

If you believe that best bands come with a story here is the band which can surpass all your expectations in terms of how they all go together and weaved magic strumming the guitar flute…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
OCT
Klaxons
The Cockpit

In 2007 Klaxons did what pretty much no band have done since: arrive with a fully fledged ideology ‐ new rave. It might be hard to remember now but back then it was strange seeing…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
OCT
Steve Hackett
York Barbican Centre

Make no mistake Phil Collins or not without the immense talent and creative ability of guitar guru Steve Hackett it's more than likely one of the greatest groups of all time Genesis would never have…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
OCT
Bewitching tales in the forest
Stockeld Park

Enter our enchanted forest and meet our fairy‐tale storytellers deep in the forest to hear tales of mystery and magic.Price Enchanted Forest activity token ‐ please see website for full details. worksheets available…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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27
OCT
Elves and the Shoemaker
Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre

Following the fantastic sell‐out success of Ugly Duckling and Three Little Pigs Northern Ballet is delighted to announce our latest ballet for children Elves & the Shoemaker.A hard‐working but poor shoemaker struggles to earn enough money to support his family. The kind‐hearted…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01132 208008
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27
OCT
The Small Hand
Grand Opera House York

From the million selling author and writer of the most terrifying play ever staged Susan Hills The Small Hand takes you on a journey that is the stuff of nightmares.Book sellers Adam Snow stumbles across a derelict Edwardian house having taken a…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713024
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27
OCT
Wizard and witch training
Stockeld Park

Leave your wannabe Witches & Wizards with us this half term for a Halloween workshop... Join us and the spell makers from Make a wish entertainment to learn how to become a certified wizard or witch at our Halloween training school.Learn how…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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Tourist Attractions


Harewood House

Harewood is a great family day out. Visit the Adventure Playground, explore the Gardens and Bird Gardens, take a boat trip across the lake or marvel at the collections in the House. With an extensive programme of events and exhibitions, Harewood offers something for all.The garden landscape at…

National Railway Museum

The National Railway Museum in York, England is the largest railway museum in the world, responsible for the conservation and interpretation of the British national collection of historically significant railway vehicles and other artefacts. The Museum contains an unrivalled collection of locomotives, rolling stock, railway equipment, documents and…

Beningbrough Hall and Gardens

York's county house and garden, this imposing Georgian Mansion was built in 1716 and contains one of the most empressive baroque interiors in England. Exceptional wood carving, an unusual central corridor running the full length of the house, and over 100 pictures on loan from the National…

Jorvik

Between 1976 and 1981, visitors to York from all over the world watched as some of the best preserved remains of the Viking world came to light. York Archaeological Trust discovered wooden houses which stood to over 2 metres in height, fence lines, alleyways and backyards. …

York Dungeons

The York Dungeon brings York's horrible history to life with 11 live shows, actors and special effects.Travel to the dark depths of York Prison where murderer, thief, and infamous highwayman Dick Turpin awaits his death at the gallows.After years of stealing livestock, robbing stage‐coaches and murdering those who…

Harewood Bird Garden

Harewood is a great family day out. Visit the Adventure Playground, explore the Gardens and Bird Gardens, take a boat trip across the lake or marvel at the collections in the House. With an extensive programme of events and exhibitions, Harewood offers something for all.Our aim at Harewood…

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