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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
24

24 Jun 2023 - 30 Nov 2024
Bankfield Museum
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Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Galleries & Museums

History Wardrobe Presentations

Linked to the ‘Opening the Wardrobe’ exhibition at Bankfield Museum in 2023, you can enjoy four evening presentations by History Wardrobe.   The Frock Shop Thursday 20th April 2023 Fashion shopping in the sixties. Celebrate the decade’s brilliant designs - from mini to maxi - in a riot of Lurex, Bri-nylon, crisp cottons and Crimplene!

Price: £20

Wed
06

06 Mar 2024 - 01 Jun 2024
The Everybody Gallery, Everybody Arts
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Culture & Heritage

New Creatives: Everybody Arts Exhibition

Over the past 6 months, 2 artists have been trainees at Everybody Arts. This exhibition acts as a showcase for their work. Afe Bi Yε Esan, 'The Year of Great Misfortune', is an immersive multisensory installation by the artist and lived experience storyteller Adelle A'asante and invites participants to delve deep into the heart of

Sat
11

11 May 2024 - 31 Aug 2024
Bankfield Museum
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Culture & Heritage, Family, Galleries & Museums

Toys!

A celebration of all things fun in this family friendly exhibition showcasing a wide range of Museum Collections including teddy bears, trains, board games and rocking horses. This exhibition will be filled with nostalgia and have something for all ages to enjoy. There will also be exhibition trails and some toys to play with. Look

Sat
25

25 May 2024 - 24 Dec 2024
Bankfield Museum
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Galleries & Museums, Theatres & Entertainment

Mr. Darcy’s ‘Wet Shirt’ Exhibition

The iconic ‘wet shirt’ worn by Colin Firth in the BBC adaptation of Pride & Prejudice by Jane Austen will be on display at Bankfield Museum. The classic 1995 television scene saw Mr. Darcy dive into a lake and emerge with his shirt wet and clinging to him, only to be unexpectedly confronted by the

Mon
27

27 May 2024 - 01 Jun 2024
Heptonstall
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Culture & Heritage, Music, Theatres & Entertainment

Pennine Spring Music Festival 2024

Image by Maria Doherty Tuesday 28th, Thursday 20th and Saturday 1st June 7.30pm Pennine Spring Music takes place each year in the beautiful village of Heptonstall. Singers and players from the local area and further afield gather to rehearse and perform three concerts in the week, on Tuesday 28th May, Thursday 30th May and Saturday

Price: Various

Tue
28

28 May 2024 - 28 May 2024
Hollins Mill
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Culture & Heritage, Music, Theatres & Entertainment

Ryburn 3 Step Folk Club

8pm - 11pm Chris (concertina) & Denny (guitar & vocals) toured & recorded as 'Last Night's Fun' for many years. They joined forces with Emily (fiddle & vocals), latest CD 'be*guile'. Great songs, exhilarating tunes & quick banter ensures no concerts are ever the same. Venue: Hollins Mill, Hollins Mill Lane, Sowerby Bridge, West Yorkshire,

Price: £9

Wed
29

29 May 2024 - 29 May 2024
Square Chapel Arts Centre
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, Talks, Poetry & Literature

Trams of Halifax and District – A David Glover Historical Talk

2pm Red Brick Auditorium A pageant of photos of old Halifax trams, from their origin in 1898 through to their demise in 1939.  They came in many shapes and sizes, and from time to time there were serious accidents, especially on steep slopes, and we have photos of several.  See how chaotic the streets appeared

Price: £6

Wed
29

29 May 2024 - 29 May 2024
The Grayston Unity
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Culture & Heritage, Talks, Poetry & Literature

Creative Writing Workshop at The Grayston Unity

6pm In the “Tiny Grayston”, with local writer Gaia Holmes Informal, inspirational sessions which look at the work of contemporary writers, drawing on the real and the imagined, responding to writing prompts, and creating original material. This workshop welcomes writers of all abilities and is the perfect opportunity to excessive your creative muscles and put

Price: £5 – £7

Thu
30

30 May 2024 - 02 Jun 2024
Northlight Art Studios
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Accessible, Arts & Crafts, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Galleries & Museums, Talks, Poetry & Literature

Culturedale: Arvon Festival of Writing, Writers Under the Lens Exhibition

This event is part of Culturedale – a jam-packed programme of events and activities from April 24 – April 25 celebrating Calderdale’s Year of Culture!  Arvon North’s Festival of Writing is a celebration of creative writing, imagination, and the power of storytelling. This isn’t a literature festival. Instead, the Festival of Writing is a unique opportunity for

Price: Free

Thu
30

30 May 2024 - 30 May 2024
Halifax Minster
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, Music, Theatres & Entertainment

Organ Recital at Halifax Minster

1pn - 2pm Our concerts have free admission with a retiring collection towards the maintenance of our two historic organs. Buffet lunches are available before each recital from 12.15pm for £6. Programme     "A programme of English and French organ music to commemorate the 'Entente Cordial' (1904) Prelude in C - Edward Bairstow Meditation (Symphony

Thu
30

30 May 2024 - 30 May 2024
Victoria Theatre Halifax
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Accessible, Comedy, Culture & Heritage, Theatres & Entertainment

Ed Gamble: Hot Diggity Dog

7:30pm Ed Gamble has minced a load of meat (thoughts), piped it into a casing (show) and it’s coming to a bun (venue) near you. There will be all your classic Gamble ranting, raving and spluttering but he’s doing fine mentally. Promise.   “Mesmerically funny and original…consistently eye-wateringly hilarious” ★★★★ Rachel Aroesti, The I “A

Price: £27.25

Fri
31

31 May 2024 - 31 May 2024
Todmorden Market
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Accessible, Comedy, Family, Food & Drink, Music

Todmorden Market Meet Market

6pm - 8pm Todmorden Market are excited to announce their very first Meet Market - a free evening of live entertainment for our community. The Meet Market will take place on the last Friday of every month between May - September, starting this month on Friday 31 May. The Meet Market is open to everyone