What's on inWombwell

Welcome to Wombwell

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

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Forthcoming events in Wombwell

29
NOV
Basement Jaxx
O2 Academy Sheffield

Basement Jaxx duo have been producing and releasing house music since their rise in popularity in the late 1990. Consisting of Felix Buxton and Simon Ratcliffe their discography includes Wheres your head at and…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
NOV
Lee Mack Hit The Road Mack
Philharmonic Hall

The multi‐award winning star of Not Going Out and Would I Lie To You Lee Mack is going back on the road with his first live tour in 4 years. Expect his trademark brand of…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

29
NOV
The Quireboys
Corporation

The Quireboys at Corporation in Sheffield on Saturday 29 November 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 GetMeIn Viagogo…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
NOV
Peter Gabriel
Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

Peter Gabriel is perhaps best known for hits like Sledge Hammer and Biko in the 80s. He rose to fame as lead singer in the band Genesis prior to Phil Collins taking over. His solo…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
DEC
Catfish and the Bottlemen
Plug

Catfish and the Bottlemen at Plug in Sheffield on Tuesday 02 December 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…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
DEC
Christmas Cocktails with Wayne Collins
Inox Dine

Back by popular demand Join us for an evening of sumptuous festive delicacies and speciality cocktails designed exclusively for us by Wayne Collins the internationally renowned award‐winning bartender.Learn how to host the ultimate Christmas party with live cocktail demonstrations from Wayne…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01142 226043
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04
DEC
Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott
Sheffield City Hall

Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott at Sheffield City Hall in Sheffield on Thursday 04 December 2014. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Paul Heaton…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

04
DEC
Paul Heaton Jacqui Abbott
Sheffield City Hall

Paul Heaton Jacqui Abbott at Sheffield City Hall in Sheffield on Thursday 04 December 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…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

04
DEC
Temples
Leadmill

Temples at Leadmill in Sheffield on Thursday 04 December 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Temples live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service. See the…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
DEC
Diversity
Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

Best known for winning the third series of Britains Got Talent Diversity are a phenomenal street dance group that have won numerous awards since they became famous. They appear at this venue to show…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

05
DEC
Imelda May
Philharmonic Hall

Irish female Vocalist Imelda May hails from Dublin and is best known for her singing and Bodhran playing. Her debut album was No Turning Back in 2005 and her latest release is Mayhem 2010 Four…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

06
DEC
Dave Gorman
Sheffield City Hall

English author presenter and stand‐up comedian Dave Gorman takes his stories of extreme adventures and experiences to theatres across the length of the country. Born in Staffordshire Dave first performed live at the 1998 Edinburgh…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

06
DEC
Embrace
O2 Academy Sheffield

Embrace at O2 Academy Sheffield in Sheffield on Saturday 06 December 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Embrace live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service. …

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
DEC
Antiques Quarter Vintage Market
The Abbeydale Pciture House

3 Great Vintage Market Events in the Sheffield Antiques Quarter for 2014Spring Market Sun 27 April 11‐5Late Summer Market Sun 14th Sept 11‐5Christmas Market Sun 7th Dec 11‐5Held at The Abbeydale Picture House outdoors and InWith over 40 great stalls selling Retro…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07939 565587
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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: 16 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07828 120929
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07
DEC
The Bootleg Beatles
Philharmonic Hall

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: 9.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

08
DEC
Deacon Blue
Sheffield City Hall

Deacon Blue is a Scottish band formed in 1985 in Glasgow. The bands name was taken from Steely Dans song Deacon Blues. They released their debut album Raintown in 1987 which was widely praised as…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

11
DEC
Chris Rea
Sheffield City Hall

Chris Rea is one of Englands greatest contemporary Rock legends having released nearly 20 albums he is as prolific as he is talented. Taking the time to appreciate the music of Chris Rea requires…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
DEC
Ross Noble Tangentleman
Philharmonic Hall

Geordie Stand‐Up Ross has been performing since he was smuggled in to his local comedy club at the age of 15. Licensing laws meant that immediately after his slot he had to leave through the…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

12
DEC
Ahora presents: Duke Dumont, Jax Jones, Kiwi
O2 Academy Sheffield

Ahora is a new monthly night that in the past has worked with acts like Skream and Gorgon City Solomun and Carl Craig. Ahora is well respected for their quality line‐ups boutique and friendly approach and unique event branding so it is…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07584 072308
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12
DEC
Hot Diamond Aces
The Harley

Hot Diamond Aces are the ultimate party band. Combining infectious rhythms with a raw brass sound they guarantee to get the any audience moving.…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01142 753434
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12
DEC
Sheffield City Limits
City Limits

Friday special at a superb venue on the A61 1 mile outside city centre at the City Limits Dance centre.Northern Soul Classics with DJs Kev Roberts Tony B Mopsey.…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01909 515150
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12
DEC
Gogol Bordello
O2 Academy Sheffield

Gogol Bordello at O2 Academy Sheffield in Sheffield on Friday 12 December 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Gogol Bordello live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
DEC
Basshunter performing LIVE in Barnsley
Walkabout Barnsley

Yep you heard it right. Basshunter is performing live at Walkabout on the 13th of December. Thats right LIVE on the 13th of DecemberHe will performing his greatest songs right here under our roofHe hit it big in the UK in 2008…

Location: 4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01226 733864
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13
DEC
NOEL: The Wonderful Gift!
Castleford Civic Centre

A Christmas Spectacular featuring The Salvation Army Nathan Winn Castleford Academy & Wheldon Infant School & Nursery.…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07415 414018
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13
DEC
Kasabian
Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

On the music scene since 1999 British rock band Kasabian consists of Tom Meighan on vocals Sergio Pizzorno on guitar and backing vocals Chris Edwards on bass and drummer Ian Matthews. The band have become…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
DEC
Rival Sons
Leadmill

Hailing from the gorgeous Long Beach in sunny California Rival Sons were formed from the ashes of Scott Holidays band Black Summer Crush in 2009. Their style is often compared to blues‐rock bands from…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

14
DEC
Brit Floyd
Sheffield City Hall

The World Tour 2012 celebrates the music from Dark Side of the Moon Wish You Were Here Animals The Wall and much much more. The biggest Pink Floyd tribute yet…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

18
DEC
Sigma
Plug

Sigma at Plug in Sheffield on Thursday 18 December 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 GetMeIn Viagogo Seatwave…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
DEC
Russell Howard
Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

Award‐winning comic Russell Howard and regular on BBCs Mock The Week hits the road to bring his unique comedy style to a discerning crowd of fans. Born in Somerset England Russells awards include Zoo…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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…

Conisbrough Castle

Conisbrough Castle boasts the finest Circular Norman Keep Tower in the UK. This testament to the Stone Masons of medieval England was built during the 1180s by the fifth Earl of Surrey, Hamelin Plantagenet half brother of the most powerful of the Angevin Kings of England, Henry…

Elsecar Heritage Railway

The Elsecar Heritage Railway is made up of a group of volunteers committed to the preservation, restoration and expansion of a preserved railway in South Yorkshire. EHR Volunteers carry out all duties on the railway, from driving the engines to maintaining the track.The Railway operates trains on Sundays…

Magna Science Adventure Centre

Fire Pavilion It's a frightening, fascinating, funny, high voltage experience. Go power mad. Control heat and cold. Make cables glow red hot. Paint heat patterns on the wall. Fuel machines with your hands. Stand next to a pillar of flame. Play games with fire. Say hello to a…

Millennium Galleries

Built using lottery funding, this venue is a great place for a half a day out.With a bright luncheon area and a vibrant foyer that includes two large escalators and open access to the downstairs exhibition area, the Galleries are ideal to look at rare collections and art…

Museum of South Yorkshire Life

Cusworth Hall is an imposing 18th century country house set in extensive landscaped parklands, once home to the Battie‐Wrightson family. The Grade 1 listed house is deemed a site of special interest due to the preservation of all elements of a Georgian country house. It is…

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