What’s going on this weekend? 19-21 July 2019

We have some great events happening throughout Kirklees this weekend!

Don’t forget to browse on our Community Directory for lots more ideas.

We love to see and hear about what you’ve been up to in Kirklees, so don’t forget you can use #Kirklees to share the love and connect with us via our Twitter and Facebook!

Marshfest 2019

This family friendly fun day and music event is held within the stunning grounds of the Ukraine Club, Huddersfield and brings together a plethora of local music and performing art talents to perform.

All proceeds will be donated to the Welcome Centre, Huddersfield who provide a range of supportive services including a food bank, bedding, clothing and advice to individuals and families in the area suffering with poverty and in financial crisis.

Every single penny counts and is put to great use, to assist people in getting back on their feet.

When is it?

  • Friday July 19th; 7pm – late
  • Saturday July 20th; 12pm- 12am

Where is it at?

The Ukrainian Club, 7, Edgerton Road, Edgerton, Huddersfield, HD1 5RA.

More information

Tickets are £5 for 15’s and over.

For more information and tickets visit the events website.

Wonka: The Untold Story of a Chocolate Factory

Have you ever wondered what happened before the factory opened its doors?

The West Yorkshire Drama Academy invites you to meet Willy Wonka before fame struck; when he was a young and desperate man. Together, he and a naive inventor, Arthur Slugworth, make their way to the top of the global sweet-making business. However, as time goes on, Wonka begins to lose his grip on reality. As his secrets are threatened and his world is turned upside-down, he struggles to keep his sanity as he progresses further down a path of betrayal and madness…

Wonka: The Untold Story of a Chocolate Factory’ flips the classic 1971 film on its head, serving up a fresh, musical look into the mind of Gene Wilder’s iconic chocolatier. Created and performed by WYDA’s own young people, a night full of horror, laughs and peculiarity is guaranteed.

When is it?

• Friday 19 July 2019 – 7:00pm

Where is it at?

Lawrence Batley Theatre, Queen Street, Huddersfield, HD1 2SP

More information

For tickets and more information visit the events website.

The Haunting of Blaine Manor

Tales from Paradise Heights present The Haunting of Blaine Manor.
England, 1953. Renowned American parapsychologist Doctor Roy Earle is invited to attend a séance in the most haunted building in England, a building with a horrific history, Blaine Manor.
But his arrival at the manor has awoken something horrific within the walls. As a raging storm closes off Blaine Manor from the outside world, Earle and the others find that what is waiting there is nearly as horrific as what has entered with them…

When is it?

  • Saturday 20 July 2019 – 7:30pm

Where is it at?

Batley Town Hall, Market Place, Batley, WF17 5DE

More information

For tickets and more information visit the events website.

Tunnel End Festival Marsden 2019

You are invited to the first Tunnel End Fest. Entertainment includes: French dancing from 11am, four live bands in the Standedge visitors centre, free boat trips, free music boat trips, information and fascinating facts about the area and bar. Fun for all the family!

When is it?

  • Sunday 21 July 2019 – 11:00am – 4:30pm

Where is it at?

Standedge Visitor Centre, Waters Road, Marsden, Huddersfield, HD7 6NQ

More information

For more information about the event visit our events page.

Honley Remembers Peace Day

A weekend of celebration of Peace Day 1919 including an Exhibition revealing the lives of Honley’s villagers in The Great War.

Come along for vintage afternoon tea and sing along in the Village Hall on Saturday afternoon, and Peace Concert in the marquee in the People’s Park on Saturday at 7pm.

Also a church service and parade on Sunday 21st. This will be followed by the dedication of a new bench and information board in the Old People’s Park.

When is it?

  • Saturday 20 July 2019
  • Sunday 21 July 2019

Where is it at?

Various venues in Honley, HD9 6.

More information

For tickets and more information visit the events website.

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