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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

Sat
18

18 Sep 2021 - 25 Mar 2022
Bankfield Museum
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, Family

Belonging: Fashion and a Sense of Place

Exploring the influence of the West Riding of Yorkshire on contemporary fashion, this exhibition brings together works from a range of fashion designers and creatives who have been inspired by the many elements that make the area unique. Drawing on themes such as landscape, community spirit, wit and humour and the enduring influence of the

Price: Free

Sat
25

25 Sep 2021 - 25 Mar 2022
Bankfield Museum
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, Family

Kate Lycett Exhibition: Woodland Paths and Grand Days Out

During 2020 whilst travel was restricted, Kate and her family took walks in the Calder Valley and it was here where she began to observe and capture the changing of the seasons through paintings of trees and accompanying wildlife. This collection of over 43 small works was to become the Nightingale Project. At the same

Price: Free

Wed
27

27 Oct 2021 - 03 Jan 2022
Online Only
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, Theatres & Entertainment

Beyond These Walls: The Film

Runtime: 1 hour. NB: This film is video on demand, so you can watch from the comfort of you home.  Recommended for ages 14+ Tickets: £5 or Pay what you decide – tickets on sale now A film directed by Laurie Sansom and Ricardo Vilela With an original score by Matthew Herbert By special arrangement

Price: £5.00

Fri
19

19 Nov 2021 - 31 Dec 2021
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Accessible, Christmas in Calderdale, Culture & Heritage, Family, Food & Drink, Theatres & Entertainment

Christmas at The Piece Hall

19th November  - 31st December Cost:  Various. The magnificent Piece Hall is transformed into a real winter wonderland as the festive season gets underway. In addition to the spectacular 30ft Christmas tree and traditional carousel, the region’s favourite independent craft stalls, artisan makers and pop-up food and drink traders will be there for the Winter Makers Market on 19 – 21

Price: Free – £13.95

Sun
28

28 Nov 2021 - 28 Nov 2021
Victoria Theatre Halifax
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Accessible, Christmas in Calderdale, Culture & Heritage, Family, Music, Theatres & Entertainment

Halifax Choral Society present Carols and Brass

Start time: 6.30pm Tickets from: £12 Join us this Christmas for the return of festive favourite, Carols and Brass featuring seasonal music, fun and laughter.  Presented by Halifax Choral Society with the celebrated Black Dyke Band. Artistic Director & Conductor: Philip Collin   ACCESSIBILITY INFORMATION The Victoria Theatre continually strives to improve accessibility. As part of the many services

Price: £12.00

Wed
01

01 Dec 2021 - 04 Dec 2021
Halifax Playhouse
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Comedy, Culture & Heritage, Family, Theatres & Entertainment

ELF the musical

Wednesday 1 to Saturday 4 December at 7:15pm, 2.15pm Saturday matinee This amateur production by arrangement with Music Theatre International (Europe) Based on the 2003 Christmas film, Elf the Musical is the hilarious tale of Buddy the Elf, immortalised by Will Ferrell, a young orphan child who mistakenly crawls into Santa’s bag of gifts and

Price: £14 – £18

Thu
02

02 Dec 2021 - 05 Dec 2021
Victoria Theatre Halifax
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Accessible, Christmas in Calderdale, Culture & Heritage, Family, Theatres & Entertainment

Santa’s Magical Mystery Guest

Start times: various (click here for full details) Tickets from: £9.95 to £12.95 Santa, Ellie, and Rudolph are getting ready for the big night. One of their presents is a magic cabinet which mysteriously conjures up a pirate who seems to be lost. With lots of Christmas songs to sing along with and tons of

Price: £9.95 – £12.95

Fri
03

03 Dec 2021 - 06 Dec 2021
Halifax Minster
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Accessible, Christmas in Calderdale, Culture & Heritage, Family

Christmas Tree Festival at Halifax Minster

10am-4pm Friday, Saturday & Monday; 12Noon - 4pm Sunday This festive season Halifax Minster will be filled with the sight and scent of over 30 Christmas trees, sponsored and decorated by different families and organisations across the town for your enjoyment. The Festival runs from Friday 3rd to Monday 6th December. Refreshments available and the

Price: £2

Fri
03

03 Dec 2021 - 12 Dec 2021
Halifax
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Accessible, Christmas in Calderdale, Culture & Heritage, Family, Food & Drink, Theatres & Entertainment

Light Up the Valley

An illuminated road show taking place throughout the Upper Calder Valley - enjoy illuminations, Handmade Parade, ice sculptures, live entertainment, food & drink and competitions! Light Up the valley will be taking place at: Friday 3rd December 5.30pm-7.30pm at The Hinchliffe Arms, Cragg Vale. Saturday 4th December 5.30pm-7.30pm at Old Town Park, Walker Lane. Sunday

Price: Free

Sat
11

11 Dec 2021 - 02 Jan 2022
Victoria Theatre Halifax
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Accessible, Christmas in Calderdale, Comedy, Culture & Heritage, Family, Theatres & Entertainment

Jack and the Beanstalk Christmas Pantomime

Start times: various Tickets from: £17 A GIANT of a pantomime! Come and join us at The Victoria Theatre Halifax for the biggest panto of them all with the fabulous Jack and the Beanstalk. The Trots are so poor they don’t have a bean to their name, and what is more there is a giant terrifying

Price: £17.00

Sat
11

11 Dec 2021 - 11 Dec 2021
Mytholmroyd Community & Leisure Centre
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Accessible, Christmas in Calderdale, Family, Food & Drink

Mytholmroyd Festive Market

12 Noon - 6pm Royd Regeneration are pleased to announce that on Saturday 11th December we will be running a Festive Market on the Community Centre car park from 12noon-6pm. It will coincide with an event taking place on the same day entitled ‘Light Up The Valley’ which is being organised by Hebden Bridge Rotary