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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.

Sun
18

18 Sep 2022 - 18 Sep 2022
Todmorden
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Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Heritage, Sport & Leisure, Walking

Death, Danger & Disease in Todmorden – A Calderdale Heritage Walk

We will explore some of the more alarming episodes of the town's past: epidemics, drownings, murder and much more. Meet Anne Mealia outside Todmorden Railway Station OL14 9BL   Most walks lasts 2 to 2¼ hours and those are fairly easy walking - normally on surfaced paths.  A few walks are a little longer, use

Price: £4

Sun
18

18 Sep 2022 - 22 Sep 2022
Halifax Playhouse
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, Theatres & Entertainment

Mother F’in Goose

7.30pm Mother F’in Goose! A story of good versus evil, kindness versus greed, and a goose with Tourette’s! A nasty, horrible Demon is convinced he can corrupt anyone in the local village, but a good Fairy he encounters believes there is one who is too kind, too honest, and too pure to succumb to his

Price: £12 – £14

Wed
21

21 Sep 2022 - 24 Sep 2022
Victoria Theatre Halifax
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Accessible, Comedy, Comedy, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Theatres & Entertainment, Theatres & Entertainment

Kinky Boots

7.15pm Winner of six tony awards in Broadway including Best Musical, Kinky Boots features a joyous, Tony-winning score by Cyndi Lauper and a hilarious, uplifting book by four-time Tony winner Harvey Fierstein. Charlie Price has reluctantly inherited his father's shoe factory, which is on the verge of bankruptcy. Trying to live up to his father's

Price: £19.75

Wed
21

21 Sep 2022 - 21 Sep 2022
The Grayston Unity
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Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Heritage, Theatres & Entertainment

August 1842 The People vs The Establishment 180th Anniversary Talk

3pm, repeated 4.30pm A Talk by David Glover In August 1842, People Power brought the mills of Halifax to a total standstill. This was ‘The Great Strike.’  How and why did this extraordinary situation arise? What did Plug-drawing involve, and what was the input of local Chartists? Soldiers were attacked at Salterhebble, innocent citizens were

Price: £6.60

Thu
22

22 Sep 2022 - 25 Sep 2022
Various Locations in Calderdale
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Anne 'Gentleman Jack' Lister, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Family, Galleries & Museums, Galleries & Museums, Heritage, Walking

Anne Lister 182 Celebrations

Thursday 22nd September 2022 marks 182 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, scholar, traveller, and lesbian. Her fascinating diaries of over five million words detailed her life, loves, health, business interests and politics. Her journals are so historically

Price: varous

Fri
23

23 Sep 2022 - 23 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. Casino Havana – are a 5 piece original rock ‘n’ roll band located in Keighley, West Yorkshire. They play gigs all around Bradford, Huddersfield and Halifax and focus on writing original songs designed around punchy drums, heavy

Price: £5

Sun
25

25 Sep 2022 - 25 Sep 2022
Hebden Bridge
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Accessible, Culture & Heritage, CultureDale, Family, Family, Food & Drink, Music, Theatres & Entertainment

Handmade Parade

It's time to celebrate our community together on the streets of Hebden Bridge - Expect giant puppets, music and dancing in handmade costumes, the joyful celebration you know and love is BACK! The Hebden Bridge Handmade Parade is a celebration of funkiness, the art of the handmade and is just sheer fun! . With a

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