Things to do in Huddersfield & Halifax 2016
Whether you’re looking for a night out, music event, cultural activity or some great food and drink, Yorkshire has it all. With an abundance of things to see and do for all ages, you don’t need to look far for a new experience.
If you’re not sure where to start and you need some ideas for exciting things to do during your visit, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve put together a short list of some of the best upcoming events in Huddersfield, Halifax and the surrounding areas over the coming months. Put these dates in your diary to make sure you don’t miss out!
Saturday 21st May 2016 - Monday 2nd January 2017
Visit the Yorkshire Sculpture Park this year to take a look at this leading sculptor’s exhibition, including paintings and indoor and outdoor sculptures in stainless steel and bronze.
Sunday 5th June
Kids and adults will love this thrilling evening at the Midfield Free Grammar Sports Centre in Mirfield. Set inside a steel cage, this live wrestling show will have you on the edge of your seat.
Saturday 11th June
This is a great day out for families and groups of friends, with an acoustic tent, stage and large bar. The child-friendly festival has a bouncy castle and face painting for the kids.
Thursday 25th August - Monday 29th August
This free festival includes cookery demonstrations from specialist chefs in a pop-up kitchen. You can also attend workshops on pork pie making, butchery skills and bread making.
Thursday 20th October - Sunday 23rd October
Taste some of the region’s favourite beers and listen to the local talent as live bands line the station platforms and trains. With over 100 different ales on offer, this is an event not to be missed.
Friday 21st October
Watch the famous ‘8 out of 10 Cats’ comedian entertain you with a mixture of deadpan, black humour and one-liner jokes - this is guaranteed to be a hilarious evening.back to articles