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Meltham Scarecrow Festival 2019

Mon 06 May 2019

Meltham Scarecrow Festival 2019

Following on from last year’s successful festival we hope to deliver a bigger and better Meltham Scarecrow Festival in 2019! Funds raised go towards supporting local charities, community groups and/or schools as well .....Read more

Doncaster Heritage Festival 2019

Sat 04 to Sun 19 May 2019 (2 weeks)

Doncaster Heritage Festival 2019

This year’s Heritage Festival runs from Saturday 4 May until Sunday 19 May 2019 and is bigger and better than ever. From Anglo-Saxon royalty to the actor behind Blackadder’s King Richard IV – there really is something f.....Read more

University of Huddersfield Drama Festival

Tue 07 to Fri 10 May 2019 (4 days)

University of Huddersfield Drama Festival

Join us for the Common Grounds 3rd Year Drama Festival. There will be 15 plays being performed over 4 days by our talented final year students. To book tickets to any one of the performances please contact dramaevents@.....Read more

GNUF 2019 - A Grand Northern Ukulele Festival

Thu 09 to Sun 12 May 2019 (4 days)

GNUF 2019 - A Grand Northern Ukulele Festival

More fun that you could shake a ukulele at! After 7 successful years, GNUF (A Grand Northern Ukulele Festival) returns to Huddersfield with the world's best in ukulele music as well a loads of new & exciting things tak.....Read more

Holmfirth Festival of Folk

Fri 10 to Sun 19 May 2019 (1 week)

Holmfirth Festival of Folk

Holmfirth Festival of Folk - Great music, great venues A lively weekend of music, concerts, street events, workshops and children's events, plus the spectacular Morris parade. The festival hosts free bands in almost .....Read more

Grand Northern Ukulele Festival

Sat 11 to Sun 12 May 2019 (2 days)

Grand Northern Ukulele Festival

Voted, ‘Best Ukulele Festival’, Britain’s quirkiest, boldest and most welcoming festival is back! GNUF – A Grand Northern Ukulele Festival is one-of-a-kind featuring ukuleles and so much more – there is truly something f.....Read more

Thorne 1940's Weekend

Sat 11 to Sun 12 May 2019 (2 days)

Thorne 1940's Weekend

There is so much to see and do at the Thorne 1940's weekend on 11-12 May 2019. The Grand Parade will open the event starting at the Punchbowl at 10:30am on the 11th May. There will be vintage vehicles, stalls, top en.....Read more

Shepley Spring Festival 2019

Fri 17 to Sun 19 May 2019 (3 days)

Shepley Spring Festival 2019

Kick off the 2019 festival season with the usual line up of festival favourites and tomorrow’s folk stars, dancers, children’s festival and more. Exiting new site, less than two miles from Shepley, in the beautiful 40 ac.....Read more

Doncaster Folk Festival 2019

Fri 17 to Sun 19 May 2019 (3 days)

Doncaster Folk Festival 2019

The annual Doncaster Folk Festival is back in 2019 with a weekend full of Folk, Roots, Blues and Acoustic music from, locally nationally and internationally renowned performers at venues across Doncaster Town Centre. .....Read more

Summer Solstice Live Art Show

Sat 01 Jun 2019

Summer Solstice Live Art Show

Huddersfield Live at Home are hosting a Summer Solstice Live art Show. This will be on Saturday 1st of June. This event is a live body art show and throughout the night there will be live music, a two course sharing plat.....Read more

WOVEN Festival 2019

Sat 08 to Tue 18 Jun 2019 (2 weeks)

WOVEN Festival 2019

WOVEN festival is the celebration of Kirklees’ textile industry from the past, present and future, happening this summer from Saturday 8th to Sunday 16th June. WOVEN, supported by the Creative Economy Team at Kirklee.....Read more

Call for Artists

Wed 13 Mar to Thu 13 Jun 2019 (3 months)

Call for Artists

Art in the Nave returns to Hemel Hempstead JUne 14th - 16th witha Summer Art Show and Sale. Featuring the work of more than thirty Artists . There are a last few stands available to artists who wish to exhibit and sell t.....Read more

Holmfirth Arts Festival 14-16 June 2019

Fri 14 to Sun 16 Jun 2019 (3 days)

Holmfirth Arts Festival 14-16 June 2019

Holmfirth Arts Festival 14 - 16 June 2019. This year's festival reflects 'Creativity in the Landscape' inspired by the stunning surroundings of the Holme Valley. Come and try something different from a sparkling progra.....Read more

Golcar Lily Day

Sat 11 May 2019 to Wed 11 May 2016 (-1094 days)

Golcar Lily Day

Family Fun around Golcar on Saturday 14th May 2015 from 10am Music, Dance, Crafts, Reenactments, Stalls, Food, Tractors, a Spitfire, and much much more at: Town End, Golcar Churches, Golcar Library, Golcar Brewary,.....Read more

Run for Jo and Family Fun Day

Sun 23 Jun 2019

Run for Jo and Family Fun Day

9.30am-4pm Join us at this special event in honour of Jo Cox MP. All money raised will go to the Jo Cox Foundation and includes an afternoon full of music, food and festivities. Race entries via RaceBest www.r.....Read more

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