The Yorkshire Hot List
With so many one-off and annual events taking place across the county each year, it’s impossible to keep track of what to do next. There are some things we think you really shouldn’t miss out on – here are our top picks of what’s happening around Yorkshire over the next few months.
Heritage Tour, Piece Hall, Halifax Friday 5th January – Sunday 29th April 2018
Take a guided tour around the grand colonnades of the historic Piece Hall in the centre of Halifax. Built in 1779, the building contains a heritage centre, art gallery, shops, cafes, restaurants and bars, with lots of activities to experience. Best of all, this particular tour is completely free!
Made With Love 2018, City Art Gallery, Leeds Saturday 13th January – Saturday 10th March 2018
This annual exhibition showcases the skills of British creatives who sell a diverse range of stunning jewellery, beautiful ceramics and impressive artwork. These talented people have perfected their craft, making it an ideal place to pick up a unique and special Valentine’s gift.
digiPlaySpace at Spark Gallery, Halifax Sunday 14th January – Thursday 1st March 2018
The digiPlaySpace is great fun for all of the family and packed full of sensory games and experiences for kids. With digital art, electronics, music and stop-motion animation, you and your little ones can make dance videos, build robots and test their coordination skills with beams of light.
Neil Diamond, Victoria Theatre, Halifax Saturday 3rd February 2018
This magical show transports you through Neil Diamond’s incredible 50 years in the music industry, singing classics such as Sweet Caroline, Forever in Blue Jeans and Love on the Rocks. With live imagery, video and narration, ‘Hello Again’ is the emotional story of his life.
Circus of Horrors, Victoria Theatre, Halifax Friday 2nd March 2018
You don’t get much more action-packed than flying trapeze artists, sword swallowers, voodoo acrobats and fantastic magic trickery. Performed as a dramatic and controversial horror story, this bizarre event will have you on the edge of your seat.
Jason Manford, Victoria Theatre, Halifax Saturday 14th April 2018
As one of the biggest names in British comedy, Jason Manford will be bringing down the house with his new stand up show, ‘Muddle Class’. Outside of the theatre, this brilliant comedian is also known for being team captain on Channel 4’s panel show ‘8 Out of 10 Cats’. Get your tickets quick!
Having steadily grown its level of tourism in recent years, Yorkshire gets extremely busy during popular events. Be sure to book tickets and accommodation way in advance to avoid disappointment. Take a look at our serviced apartments in Huddersfield and Halifax to guarantee your space at some of the biggest events of the year!back to articles