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Get the latest scoop on concerts and gigs, festivals, family events and everything else that’s happening in Calderdale. Browse our events guide to discover what’s on today, what’s on this weekend, and more things to do this month.

Mon
15

15 Aug 2022 - 15 Aug 2022
Halifax Playhouse
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Music, Music, Theatres & Entertainment, Theatres & Entertainment

The Old Time Sailors

7.30pm Tickets £12-£15 Old Time Sailors is a flashmob musical show designed to take the audience back in time through an unforgettable trip to the 19th century. Every member of

Price: £12 – £15

Wed
17

17 Aug 2022 - 20 Aug 2022
Square Chapel Arts Centre
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Family, Family, Theatres & Entertainment, Theatres & Entertainment

Hansel & Gretel

Various Times in the Red Brick auditorium n this adaptation of an old classic, the children Hansel & Gretel find themselves left in the woods by their father, on the

Price: £11

Thu
18

18 Aug 2022 - 18 Aug 2022
The Grayston Unity
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Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Music, Music, Theatres & Entertainment, Theatres & Entertainment

Live at Grayston Unity – Chris Brain

8.30pm Chris Brain renders songs embedded in folk tradition and the pastoral, with a contemporary resonance. Drawing inspiration from the outdoors and song writers such as John Martyn, Nick Drake

Wed
24

24 Aug 2022 - 24 Aug 2022
The Grayston Unity
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Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Heritage, Talks & Poetry

Illustrated Historical and Heritage Talks at Grayston Unity: Somerset House – the Finest Georgian house in Halifax?

8.15pm Somerset House, Halifax, now ALIBI Bar, was completed in 1766, but that was not its original name; and it was then larger than today.   Who designed it, and which

Price: £5.00

Fri
26

26 Aug 2022 - 26 Aug 2022
Victoria Theatre Halifax
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Comedy, Comedy, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Theatres & Entertainment, Theatres & Entertainment

Dick & Liddy’s Comedy Club August 2022

8.30pm Recommended age: 16+ Tickets from: £12.75 Laugh your way into the weekend with the return of the Victoria Theatre Halifax's regular and hugely popular Dick & Liddy's Comedy Club. One

Price: £12.75

Sat
27

27 Aug 2022 - 27 Aug 2022
Square Chapel Arts Centre
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Music, Music, Theatres & Entertainment, Theatres & Entertainment

Stephen Gott Pianist performs Bach, Haydn Chopin and Liszt

Doors 7pm. Red Brick Auditorium Catch this rising star at this exciting time in his career. Young Concert Pianist Stephen Gott performs works by Bach, Haydn, Chopin and Liszt in

Price: £5.40

Sun
28

28 Aug 2022 - 28 Aug 2022
Heptonstall
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Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Heritage, Sport & Leisure, Walking

Heptonstall Shadows – A Calderdale Heritage Walk

You can expect a mediaeval village to hold memories that you might not find in standard local histories. With John Billingsley you'll meet charmers, charms, gangsters, ghosts, mummified cats and

Price: £4

Mon
29

29 Aug 2022 - 29 Aug 2022
Halifax
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Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Heritage, Sport & Leisure, Walking

Pellon – A Calderdale Heritage Walk

Trolley bus terminus, smallest Halifax shop, a collapsing railway embankment, American roughriders,  Brackenbed Grange, a fine church, Branwell Bronte’s friend, and Webster brewing family links. A very steep slope is

Price: £4

Fri
02

02 Sep 2022 - 04 Sep 2022
Norland
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Family, Family, Walking

Norland Scarecrow Festival

The Norland Scarecrow Festival has been held since 2000 and raises money for the village and local charities. Local home and business owners create scarecrows to match a different theme

Fri
02

02 Sep 2022 - 02 Sep 2022
Victoria Theatre Halifax
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Music, Music, Theatres & Entertainment, Theatres & Entertainment

One Night in Dublin

7.30pm ONE NIGHT IN DUBLIN is returning to Halifax when The Wild Murphys will set up Murphy’s Pub at the Victoria Theatre Halifax, guaranteeing one glorious night of high-energy Irish Music

Price: £25.25

Sat
03

03 Sep 2022 - 04 Sep 2022
Sowerby Bridge
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Family, Family, Music, Theatres & Entertainment, Theatres & Entertainment

Rushbearing Festival 2022

The Sowerby Bridge Rushbearing Festival brings you a packed weekend of Rush-related tradition and tomfoolery! The Rushbearing Festival is the only one of its kind in Yorkshire. Over the course

Sat
03

03 Sep 2022 - 03 Sep 2022
Victoria Theatre Halifax
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Accessible, Comedy, Comedy, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Theatres & Entertainment, Theatres & Entertainment

Jon Richardson: The Knitwit

8pm Recommended age: 14+ Will the recycling be put out on the right day?  Who is going to smooth over the top of the margarine?  How many lights are on

Price: £24.25