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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
24

24 May 2021 - 31 Dec 2021
Halifax
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Accessible, Family

Dean Clough Family Trail

Why not try the new Dean Clough family trail? This free trail takes approximately 1 hour to complete and the clues lead you across the Dean Clough site (both inside and out). On your travels you will get to see the huge Dean Clough Lego model and you'll be tested to see if you can

Wed
29

29 Sep 2021 - 29 Sep 2021
Victoria Theatre Halifax
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Accessible, Music

The Johnny Cash Roadshow The Man in Black tour

7.30pm The Man in Black Tour Only show to be endorsed by the Cash Family! The Johnny Cash Roadshow is back on top form with a brand new show at the Victoria Theatre Halifax. Award winning Clive John pays homage to Cash’s Career as the Man In Black, alongside his iconic Wife June Carter played

Sun
10

10 Oct 2021 - 10 Oct 2021
Victoria Theatre Halifax
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Accessible, Comedy, Culture & Heritage

Frank Skinner – Showbiz

7.30pm Comedy legend Frank Skinner is adding extra dates to his latest UK tour and bringing his critically acclaimed stand-up show Showbiz to The Victoria Theatre for one night only. UPDATE: Frank Skinner's Showbiz tour has been rescheduled to Mon 1st February (from Wed 28 Oct 2020 and before that from Tues 21 Apr). We're

Wed
20

20 Oct 2021 - 20 Oct 2021
Victoria Theatre Halifax
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, Music

Abbamania

7.30pm Celebrating Over 40 years of ABBA Europe's leading ABBA Tribute, ABBAMANIA, continue to entertain audiences with their outstanding vocals and musical performance live on stage. ABBAMANIA's widely acclaimed tribute to ABBA is a sensational two hour show featuring record breaking and timeless hits from Waterloo to Dancing Queen which will have you dancing in

Fri
22

22 Oct 2021 - 24 Oct 2021
Halifax
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, Entertainment

Halifax Festival of Words 2021

Halifax’s independent Festival of Words will be returning for the third time from October 22nd to 24th, bringing you its popular mix of readings, live music, spoken word and DJ sets across five Halifax venues. For all enquiries please email halifaxwords@gmail.com Keep up to date with us on our Facebook or Twitter channels.

Fri
22

22 Oct 2021 - 22 Oct 2021
Victoria Theatre Halifax
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, Entertainment

The Russian State Ballet and Opera House present Swan Lake

7.30pm After sell-out performances last year, the Russian State Ballet and Opera House is back for its annual UK tour with spellbinding, lavish, full-production touring ballet. One hundred and thirty-five years ago audiences heard Swan Lake by the great Russian composer Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky for the very first time. From that moment on, the world

Sun
07

07 Nov 2021 - 07 Nov 2021
Victoria Theatre Halifax
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Accessible, Comedy, Culture & Heritage

Chris Ramsey: 20/20 the Brand New Stand-Up Show

7.30pm  Critically acclaimed comedian Chris Ramsey is hitting the road for his biggest ever stand-up tour in 2020 and will be at the Victoria Theatre Halifax. Having filled venues across the country including The Newcastle Metro Arena, twice, “Ramsey has the potential to be a mainstream hit, a cult favourite or almost anything in between” (Sunday Times), so

Thu
11

11 Nov 2021 - 13 Nov 2021
The Viaduct Theatre
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Accessible, Comedy, Culture & Heritage

The Cowfields of Slack Bottom & Trouble at Upperthong

THE COW FIELDS OF SLACK BOTTOM / TROUBLE AT UPPER THONG A double bill from Talking Stock Two new one act plays from award-winning Halifax playwright, Alan Stockdill, played together as a double bill with interval. Thursday 11th November 2021 @ 7.30pm Friday 12th November 2021 @ 7.30pm Saturday 13th November 2021 @ 2.30pm Saturday

Fri
12

12 Nov 2021 - 12 Nov 2021
Victoria Theatre Halifax
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, Music

Sensational 60s Experience

7.30pm The biggest and best 60’s show touring the UK returns to The Victoria Theatre Halifax for one night only, with a brand new production for 2020. The Sensational 60’s Experience brings you a three hour 60’s spectacular of pure nostalgia. The show with the definite feel good factor will transport you back to that

Sun
20

20 Feb 2022 - 20 Feb 2022
Victoria Theatre Halifax
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, Music

Buddy Holly & The Cricketers

7.30pm 28 Years of Rock ’n’ Rolling The World! This breathtaking show has rock ’n’ rolled audiences across the globe from Cardiff to California, Barking to Bangkok and Swindon to Sweden and is guaranteed to have everyone singing along to the music and dancing in the aisles. It stars some of the finest actor-musicians in

Wed
23

23 Mar 2022 - 23 Mar 2022
Victoria Theatre Halifax
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, Entertainment

Julian Clary: Born To Mince

7.30pm ‘Are you ready for some filth? I know I am. Time once again for me to sally forth and pleasure the provinces with my particular brand of saucy innuendo. Let me at them!’ In this outrageously camp show, (that he was going to call Bed Knobs and Knee Pads but was advised might not sell too

Thu
07

07 Apr 2022 - 07 Apr 2022
Victoria Theatre Halifax
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, Music

The Bootleg Beatles

7.30pm Celebrating 40 years since their debut on the West End stage in ‘Beatlemania’, the world’s Premier Beatles band continues to draw critical acclaim with their flawless recreation of the greatest songbook of all time. Tracing the Fab Four’s journey through the swinging 60s, every tiny detail is forensically observed from their authentic period costumes