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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

Fri
25

25 Mar 2022 - 29 Oct 2022
Bankfield Museum
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Anne 'Gentleman Jack' Lister, Culture & Heritage, Family, Galleries & Museums

Fashions in the Time of Anne Lister (1791-1840)

Charting the changing shape of fashion in the early 1800s from the empire line dresses to 'leg of mutton' sleeves, this exhibition will showcase Calderdale Museum's world class costume and textile collection alongside loans from museums and private collectors. The exhibition will allow you to discover how it feels to wear an 1830s day dress

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

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, photography and 3-d printing. The exhibition will run until the 26th November 2022. Entry to the exhibition is included in the general entrance fee to

Price: £4 – £5

Sun
11

11 Sep 2022 - 22 Oct 2022
Dean Clough
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Arts & Crafts, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Family, Family, Galleries & Museums, Galleries & Museums

Astounding Inventions LEGO Workshops

10.30am & 1.30pm Location: Crossley Gallery, D Mill, Dean Clough, Halifax, HX3 5AX Become a better builder with one of our Astounding Inventions LEGO Workshops on Saturday 11th September, led by resident LEGO expert Michael LeCount! Learn from the best and make a model to take home with you. Tickets £8

Price: £8

Wed
28

28 Sep 2022 - 28 Sep 2022
Square Chapel Arts Centre
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Heritage, Talks & Poetry, Theatres & Entertainment

Father to Gentleman Jack- Illustrated Historical Presentation

2.15pm Square Chapel Arts Centre Captain Jeremy Lister was a career soldier, who did not marry until he was 36. A younger son of Shibden Hall, he fought in the American Revolutionary War, and was father to one of the most remarkable women of the 19th Century.  David details his long life, from 1752 to

Price: £6

Wed
28

28 Sep 2022 - 28 Sep 2022
Victoria Theatre Halifax
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Talks & Poetry, Theatres & Entertainment, Theatres & Entertainment

Tim Peake: My Journey to Space

7.30pm Fasten your seatbelts and get ready for an awe-inspiring ride. Tim Peake is a European Space Agency astronaut. In December 2015, he became the first British astronaut to visit the International Space Station to conduct a spacewalk (and run a marathon!) whilst orbiting Earth. Now, join him on an epic and thrilling journey to the

Price: £26.75

Thu
29

29 Sep 2022 - 29 Sep 2022
Victoria Theatre Halifax
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, Music, Theatres & Entertainment

10cc in Concert

7.30pm The legendary 10cc will be at the Victoria Theatre Halifax performing the hits which have singled them out as one of the most inventive and influential bands in the history of popular music. Marking the 45th anniversary of the release of their mega-hit I’m Not In Love, which landed the band a top 5

Price: £36.75

Fri
30

30 Sep 2022 - 30 Sep 2022
Square Chapel Arts Centre
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Music, Theatres & Entertainment, Theatres & Entertainment

Friday Night Live at Square Chapel

Friday Night Live @ Square Chapel is a platform for emerging and local musicians to showcase their talents. Arden Sky – is an acoustic duo that blurs the lines between a covers show and an original set. They take repertoire from the last century of popular music, rearranging it into their own style and organising

Price: £5

Fri
30

30 Sep 2022 - 30 Sep 2022
Victoria Theatre Halifax
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Comedy, Comedy, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Theatres & Entertainment, Theatres & Entertainment

Dick & Liddy’s Comedy Club September 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 of West Yorkshire's premier live comedy shows, Dick & Liddy's Comedy Club has hosted legends of stand up comedy and laughter such as John Bishop,

Price: £12.75