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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
07

07 Jan 2023 - 23 Dec 2023
Bankfield Museum
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Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Galleries & Museums, Galleries & Museums

John Holland’s Local Landscapes

The main hall at Bankfield Museum is hung with several works by John Holland (1829-1886), held in Calderdale Museums Service’s collection. Holland was born in Nottingham and painted landscapes and

Sat
11

11 Mar 2023 - 30 Sep 2023
Bankfield Museum
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Family, Family, Galleries & Museums, Galleries & Museums

A Hat for All Seasons

Celebrating all things hats! This new exhibition examines the style, function, and symbolism of headwear in British society. Showcasing highlights from the Museum collection and contemporary examples from Yorkshire milliners,

Sat
27

27 May 2023 - 24 May 2024
Heptonstall Museum
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Cragg Vale Coiners & The Gallows Pole, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Galleries & Museums, Galleries & Museums, Heritage

Criminal Coiners: Life and Death in Wild West Yorkshire

Heptonstall Museum is open Thursday to Sunday 11am till 4:30pm. Our opening exhibition explores the lives of the Cragg Vale Coiners, the notorious band of local counterfeiters who produced fake

Price: £3

Sat
24

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

Price: £20

Sat
05

05 Aug 2023 - 22 Oct 2023
Dean Clough
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Arts & Crafts, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Galleries & Museums, Galleries & Museums

Figure It Out

A display of different ways to describe the human form by Manchester Academy of Fine Art artists Amrik Varkalis and Barbara Sykes. Upstairs & Mosaic Gallery, D Mill, Dean Clough

Sat
05

05 Aug 2023 - 22 Oct 2023
Dean Clough
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Arts & Crafts, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Galleries & Museums, Galleries & Museums

Tony Baker Retrospective: Circa 70’s Emphemerite Anecdote

A posthumous exhibition designed by popular Leeds artist Tony Baker, a politically motivated artist known for his strong 80's graphic background and time as a teacher at Leeds City College.

Sat
19

19 Aug 2023 - 02 Jan 2024
Dean Clough
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Arts & Crafts, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Galleries & Museums, Galleries & Museums

Dean Clough Life Studio Retrospective

10am - 4pm Saturday 19th August - Tuesday 2nd January A retrospective exhibition of works from the weekly life drawing classes at Fletchers Mill. Link Gallery, D Mill, Dean Clough

Fri
01

01 Sep 2023 - 30 Sep 2023
Various Locations in Calderdale
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CultureDale, Sport & Leisure, Sports & Leisure, Walking, Wildlife & Nature

South Pennines Park Walk and Ride Festival 2023

A month-long festival, guiding and inspiring people to get outdoors. Discover the hidden gems of this picturesque region as you explore its breath-taking landscapes and charming towns. With a variety

Price: Various

Thu
21

21 Sep 2023 - 30 Sep 2023
Various Locations in Calderdale
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Anne 'Gentleman Jack' Lister, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Family, Galleries & Museums, Galleries & Museums, Heritage, Walking

Anne Lister 183 Celebrations

Friday 22nd September 2023 marks 183 years since the death of Anne Lister of Shibden Hall, Halifax, Yorkshire. Anne, who lived from 1791 to 1840, was a remarkable woman: landowner, entrepreneur, mountaineer,

Price: various

Wed
27

27 Sep 2023 - 27 Sep 2023
Calderdale Industrial Museum
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Galleries & Museums, Galleries & Museums, Talks, Poetry & Literature

An Evening With… Barrie Rutter

Join us at the Calderdale Industrial Museum for a fascinating evening with Barrie Rutter OBE. The renowned English actor, founder and former artistic director of the Northern Broadsides theatre company

Price: £12

Fri
29

29 Sep 2023 - 29 Sep 2023
Victoria Theatre Halifax
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Comedy, Comedy, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Theatres & Entertainment, Theatres & Entertainment

Dick & Liddy’s Comedy Club September 2023

8.30pm Recommended age: 16+ Tickets from: £13.25 Laugh your way into the weekend with the Victoria Theatre Halifax's regular and hugely popular Dick & Liddy's Comedy Club! One of West

Price: £13.25

Sat
30

30 Sep 2023 - 30 Sep 2023
Halifax
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Anne 'Gentleman Jack' Lister

EMMA DONOGHUE: LEARNED BY HEART – BOOK LAUNCH

Join The Book Corner and bestselling author Emma Donoghue for the start of Emma’s international book tour for her new book! We are thrilled to be hosting this this event