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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 ‘Weighbridge’ by Lawrence Weiner, ‘The Ram’ and ‘The Phoenix’ by Frank Darnley and ‘Three Heads’ by Edward Cronshaw. Grab an Art Trail leaflet from D

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 mills to the Crossley Carpets empire. Grab a Heritage Trail leaflet from D Mill Reception to get started. For further information about access and the

Sat
08

08 Jan 2022 - 24 Dec 2022
Bankfield Museum
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Accessible, Anne 'Gentleman Jack' Lister, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Family, Galleries & Museums, Galleries & Museums

Shibden 600

Calderdale Museums is marking the 600th birthday of Shibden Hall - one of the most important buildings in Yorkshire and a building of international renown. The first mention of Shibden Hall was in 1420. For 500 years it was a family residence before passing into public ownership becoming a museum. Over the last century, the

Tue
31

31 May 2022 - 24 Dec 2022
Bankfield Museum
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Accessible, Anne 'Gentleman Jack' Lister, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Family, Galleries & Museums, Galleries & Museums

Costumes from the BBC TV Series ‘Gentleman Jack’

A world exclusive exhibition of costumes by renowned designer Tom Pye, Costume Designer on both seasons on Gentleman Jack, for the BBC One TV Series ‘Gentleman Jack’. Written by Sally Wainwright, Gentleman Jack  tells the story of Anne Lister (1791-1840) of Shibden Hall and her relationship with local landowner Ann Walker (1803-1854). The exhibition features

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 & Literature

“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 Industrial Museum Association, £4 to visitors. Accessibility Information: Access is to the side of the Museum via our newly-installed ramp and stairs. Internally there are stairs

Price: Free – £4

Sat
26

26 Nov 2022 - 23 Dec 2022
Eureka! the National Children’s Museum
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Accessible, Christmas in Calderdale, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Family, Family, Galleries & Museums

Santa’s Grotto at Eureka!

Santa Claus is coming to town... Visit him in his Grotto at Eureka! this Christmas. Father Christmas is heading to Eureka! this December, with his sleigh with gifts a-plenty and he wants to meet YOU! Come along to see the big man himself and an elf helper or two, for a discussion about how naughty

Price: £6

Sat
26

26 Nov 2022 - 24 Dec 2022
Westgate Arcade
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Accessible, Christmas in Calderdale, CultureDale, Family, Family

Santa’s Grotto at Westgate Arcade

Every Saturday and Sunday from 26 November to 18 December, 11am to 5pm. Every day from 19 December – 24 December, 11am to 5pm. You will be able to meet Santa and his elves at Westgate Arcade from Saturday 26 November at 11am. Santa will be greeting youngsters in his magical grotto, where they can

Price: £5

Sat
26

26 Nov 2022 - 23 Dec 2022
The Moorlands
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Christmas in Calderdale, Food & Drink

Christmas Party Nights at the Moorlands Inn

Join us for a lavish three course meal, cocktails, live music from our amazing Christmas Party Band and our fabulous In-House DJ! Make your memories last a lifetime with our Magic Mirror Photo Booth. Dance the night away on our star-lit dance floor and indulge in our magnificent cocktails. £37.50 (deposit required). Various Dates available:

Price: £37.50

Thu
01

01 Dec 2022 - 24 Dec 2022
Gordon Rigg Garden Centre
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Christmas in Calderdale, Family, Markets & Shopping

Santa at Gordon Rigg Garden Centre

Visit Santa in his enchanting grotto at Gordon Riggs. Share your wish list for Christmas, then collect your special gift for Christmas to take home and put under your tree.

Price: £11.99

Thu
01

01 Dec 2022 - 31 Dec 2022
The Piece Hall
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Christmas in Calderdale, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Family, Family, Sport & Leisure, Sports & Leisure

SKATE – Ice Skating Rink at The Piece Hall

Wrap up warm, strap on your skates and get ready to glide! The Piece Hall’s spectacular outdoor skating rink will be the sparkling centrepiece of the Piece Hall's Christmas season throughout December. Situated in the iconic 66sqft courtyard, surrounded by twinkling lights and a Christmas tree, the rink will be open from 1 – 31 December. Each

Price: £9.50 – £14

Sat
03

03 Dec 2022 - 17 Dec 2022
Brighouse Market
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Accessible, Christmas in Calderdale, Family

Focus 4 Hope Christmas Display at Brighouse Market

9am - 1pm Every Saturday from 27th November to 17th December come to Brighouse Open Market to see  amazing displays such as a Memory Tree, Rainbow Village and Disney Land. Free entry. (Please bring  a tin of food to donate if you're able.)    

Mon
05

05 Dec 2022 - 10 Dec 2022
Hebden Bridge Little Theatre
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Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Theatres & Entertainment, Theatres & Entertainment

Twelfth Night

7.30pm In Shakespeare’s time, the Festival of Twelfth Night was the night of ‘Topsy Turvydom’.  Servants became masters, and masters became servants, boys dressed as girls and women became men for the night. Attitudes on class and gender were turned upside down, providing rich material for the Bard’s subversive wit. The stage is filled with

Price: £6 – £10