Things to do in Halifax and Huddersfield at Christmas
It’s the most wonderful time of the year, but how will you celebrate Christmas in 2019? Yorkshire is a top destination at Christmas and throughout the entire year, particularly in areas such as Halifax and Huddersfield. With festivities taking place across the county, these popular towns hold a whole host of exciting events and activities for families and friends.
Here’s our pick of what’s on in Halifax and Huddersfield in December…
Christmas at the Piece Hall, Halifax
Saturday 16th November – Tuesday 31st December 2019
This magical destination is guaranteed to please little children and big kids alike! Taking place in a former cloth hall, this bustling collection of seasonal events includes a Yorkshire Christmas market, cosy Alpine tipi and a circus-style tent showcasing live performances, comedy, music, storytelling and cabaret.
Christmas Craft Fair, Kirklees Light Railway, Huddersfield
Sunday 24th November 2019
Searching for festive fun for all the family? Look no further than this delightful craft fair, with a wide range of stalls selling unique Christmas gifts and traditional treats at reasonable prices. Best of all, this merry event is completely free.
Beauty and the Beast, Victoria Theatre, Halifax
Saturday 14th December 2019
Every Christmas should include a good pantomime, and this is definitely one you don’t want to miss. Take the kids to see one of their favourite Disney films in the form of a magical show at the theatre. With hilarious slapstick humour, plenty of audience interaction and fabulous song and dance routines, this production is a treat for all ages.
Orchestra of Opera North: Viennese Whirl, Huddersfield Town Hall
Monday 30th December 2019
Inspired by Vienna’s traditional New Year celebrations, this glittering event features the giants of the Austrian music scene. Join a winter wonderland of waltzes, polkas and marches in this spectacular programme of orchestral pyrotechnics. Hurry, limited tickets available!
As the cooler months draw in and children begin writing their Christmas lists to Santa, now is the time to start planning your Yorkshire Christmas break. Take a look at our serviced apartments in Halifax and Huddersfield and let the festivities begin!back to articles