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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.

Sat
01

01 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022
Dean Clough
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Arts & Crafts, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Heritage, Walking

Dean Clough Art Trail

Calling all creatives! Come and follow our Dean Clough Art Trail, a tour in and around the site of works in our permanent art collection. Items in the collection include

Sat
01

01 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022
Dean Clough
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Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Galleries & Museums, Heritage, Walking

Dean Clough Heritage Trail

Learn about 200 years of history told through our self-guided tour leaflet. At your own pace, find out about the history of the site ranging from the architecture of the

Sat
10

10 Sep 2022 - 26 Nov 2022
Calderdale Industrial Museum
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Family, Family, Galleries & Museums, Galleries & Museums, Heritage

Astounding Inventions

Our new exhibition celebrates a rich history of invention, industry and innovation in Calderdale and features a range of inventions including the Arab printing press, the sewing machine, the pen,

Price: £4 – £5

Sun
02

02 Oct 2022 - 02 Oct 2022
Halifax
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Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Heritage, Sport & Leisure, Walking

They Designed Lightcliffe – A Calderdale Heritage Walk

A look at some of the fine local buildings.  Many were the work of local architects who also designed  public buildings and workers' housing. Meet John Brooke by the Old

Price: £4

Sat
08

08 Oct 2022 - 08 Oct 2022
Heath United Reformed Church
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Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Heritage, Talks & Poetry

Old King Cross- Illustrated Historical Presentation

6.30pm The Allan Fold – King Cross Police Station - St Paul’s Railway Station Baldwin & Walker’s Mill - vanished Pubs - three lost Chapels - new Aachen Way FUNDRAISER:

Sun
09

09 Oct 2022 - 09 Oct 2022
Halifax
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Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Heritage, Sport & Leisure, Walking

The Coiners in Halifax – The Other Gallows Pole Story

2pm The Cragg Vale Coiners came from up the Calder Valley,  but many significant events in their story took place in Halifax itself. We visit the location of ‘King’ David

Price: £4

Sun
16

16 Oct 2022 - 16 Oct 2022
Halifax
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Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Heritage, Sport & Leisure, Walking

North Northowram Ladies in Court – A Calderdale Heritage Walk

Seventeenth century court cases of Elizabeth Baxter and the abduction of a young lady from Marsh Hall. With Landemere and the old Yewtree Inn too. Meet Mike Beecham at the

Price: £4

Wed
19

19 Oct 2022 - 07 Dec 2022
Calderdale Industrial Museum
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Galleries & Museums, Galleries & Museums, Heritage, Talks & Poetry

“Men Impossible to Lead and Difficult to Drive” – A talk by Dr Stephen Caunce

7.30pm A talk by Dr Stephen Caunce on the story of the Pennine Clothiers and the Domestic System of Cloth Making, 1500-1750. All are welcome. Tea/coffee/biscuits will be available for

Price: Free – £4

Wed
19

19 Oct 2022 - 19 Oct 2022
The Grayston Unity
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Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Heritage, Talks & Poetry

Illustrated Historical and Heritage Talks at Grayston Unity: Buried Alive? – Past Funeral Customs in Calderdale

8.15pm Strange tales of Deaths and Funerals in Calderdale, from early times down to about 1900.  Includes stories which are spooky, quirky, and even amusing. Learn who was buried alive

Price: £5.00

Sun
23

23 Oct 2022 - 23 Oct 2022
Halifax
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Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Heritage, Sport & Leisure, Walking

A Walk Around Bank Top – A Calderdale Heritage Walk

A stroll around the village of Bank Top in the ancient township of Southowram. This walk will take in some of the history of the village, including Law Hill School

Price: £4

Fri
28

28 Oct 2022 - 28 Oct 2022
Shibden Hall
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Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Family, Family, Galleries & Museums, Halloween in Calderdale, Heritage, Markets & Shopping

Spooky Shibden

6pm What dark and macabre secrets does Shibden Hall hold? What phantoms and beasts hide in the dark woods? Join us, your guides to the ghastly, as we walk through

Price: £11.37

Wed
23

23 Nov 2022 - 11 Jan 2023
Calderdale Industrial Museum
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Galleries & Museums, Galleries & Museums, Heritage, Talks & Poetry

“The Life and Times of a Couple of Bricks” – A talk by Chris Bateman

7.30pm A talk by Chris Bateman on Leeds Fireclay, their precursors and associates. All are welcome. Tea/coffee/biscuits will be available for a small donation. Free entry to members of Calderdale

Price: Free – £4