Creative Kirklees

Creative Kirklees Arts & Culture in Kirklees

Creative Kirklees is a website for sharing creative events, news and opportunities in Kirklees (covering Huddersfield, Dewsbury, Batley, Holmfirth and surrounding areas)..

At its heart the website is a user driven creative and cultural directory, where members with profiles can add their events, opportunities and news items and showcase their creative work. Content from the site is promoted by a weekly newsletter sent out to around 8,000 subscribers, and on the Creative Kirklees Facebook and Twitter accounts. Follow us at and

So, if you're an artist, creative organisation,creative business or amateur arts group based in Kirklees, make sure you set up a profile and add your information - we'll then share what you're up to.

The site is free to use and is managed by Kirklees Council.

My Location

Queensgate Market Office


Telephone: 01484 221 000

Profile Details

My News

Guidance for Schools in Music Delivery / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-07-14T00:00:00Z">Tue 14 Jul 2020</span>Guidance for Schools in Music Delivery / Tue 14 Jul 2020

Music Mark has worked alongside independent Music Education consultant Gary Griffiths to compile COVID-19 related guidance. They have reviewed academi...

Mikron Theatre humbled at the response to their request for help / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-07-13T00:00:00Z">Mon 13 Jul 2020</span>Mikron Theatre humbled at the response to their request for help / Mon 13 Jul 2020

With no income from shows, no shop, no programmes or raffle due to the Coronavirus pandemic, Mikron Theatre were looking at a shortfall of £48,337.49 ...

Kirklees Libraries launch Library Adventures Live! / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-07-13T00:00:00Z">Mon 13 Jul 2020</span>Kirklees Libraries launch Library Adventures Live! / Mon 13 Jul 2020

On Tuesday 14 July, Kirklees Libraries will be launching an exciting online reading development programme for children in Kirklees. Library Adventu...

My Events

EvoKe Network Meeting / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-07-07T00:00:00Z">Tue 07 Jul 2020</span>EvoKe Network Meeting / Tue 07 Jul 2020

Who you will meet Evoke is a network of partners across all sectors in Kirklees, including community groups, arts and cultural organisations, youth ...

A Spoonful of Julie - A Tribute to Julie Andrews / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-04-17T00:00:00Z">Fri 17 Apr 2020</span>A Spoonful of Julie - A Tribute to Julie Andrews / Fri 17 Apr 2020

Join Soprano Nicola Mills, singing the songs of the practically perfect Dame Julie Andrews in this memorable tribute ‘A Spoonful of Julie’, full of so...

Chinese New Year Gala / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-01-30T00:00:00Z">Thu 30 Jan 2020</span>Chinese New Year Gala / Thu 30 Jan 2020

The University of Huddersfield presents the Chinese New Year Gala at Huddersfield Town Hall. Tickets £3 plus booking fee from Huddersfield Town H...

My Opportunities

Utopia Theatre&apos;s Creative Hub 2020 / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-10-30T00:00:00Z">Fri 30 Oct 2020</span>Utopia Theatre's Creative Hub 2020 / Fri 30 Oct 2020

Utopia Theatre in Sheffield have launched The Creative Hub 2020 – a free, online series of masterclasses and workshops exploring African Theatre for p...

Creatives! Be part of the Virtual Food and Drink Festival / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-07-24T00:00:00Z">Fri 24 Jul 2020</span>Creatives! Be part of the Virtual Food and Drink Festival / Fri 24 Jul 2020

Urgent action needed! Calling all Kirklees creatives! Do you want to be part of the Virtual Huddersfield Food & Drink Festival? Huddersfield ...

Screen Yorkshire Launches Beyond Brontës Skills Programme / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2020-08-14T00:00:00Z">Fri 14 Aug 2020</span>Screen Yorkshire Launches Beyond Brontës Skills Programme / Fri 14 Aug 2020

Screen Yorkshire has launched a new recruitment drive for its pioneering skills programme Beyond Brontës today. The free, part-time, training initiati...

My Videos

Celebrating why #culturemattersCelebrating why #culturematters

Watch and share the Arts Council's film celebrating how arts and culture has shaped our nation.

Dead Mans Uke at Huddersfield Train StationDead Mans Uke at Huddersfield Train Station

Dead Mans Uke play for commuters at Huddersfield Train station for the launch of Creative Kirklees courtesy of the Grand Northern Ukelele Festival.

Grand Northern Ukulele FestivalGrand Northern Ukulele Festival

Great video about the 2016 Grand Northern Ukulele Festival (GNUF) in Huddersfield - an amazing festival organised by Mary Agnes Krell and her team. L...

My Audio

Radio interview with Huddersfield musician ThaboRadio interview with Huddersfield musician Thabo

Listen to Radio Leeds Interview with Huddersfield musician Thabo - Mon 14 May 2018