What’s going on this weekend? 23-25 August 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!

Cannon Hall Farm Food Festival 2019

On the fringe of Kirklees the Farm is not far from Bretton Park and Clayton West.

The four day event takes place August 23 – 26 and will showcase some of the finest foods the region has to offer.

There will be more than 100 exhibitors showcasing their wares at this event, with plenty of opportunities for tastings and sampling.

Cannon Hall Farm’s Food Festival this August Bank Holiday promises to be a packed event featuring cookery demos, live music, plus a selection of the finest artisan traders Yorkshire has to offer.

There will also be funfair rides and a pop up beach to really get you in the summer spirit.

When is it?

  • Friday 23 August 2019 – 10:00am – 6:00pm, Free entry. £5 parking fee.
  • Saturday 24 August 2019 – 10:00am – 6:00pm, Free entry. £5 parking fee.
  • Sunday 25 August 2019 – 10:00am – 6:00pm, Free entry. £5 parking fee.
  • Monday 26 August 2019 – 10:00am – 6:00pm, Free entry. £5 parking fee.

Where is it at?

Cannon Hall Farm, Cawthorne, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S75 4AT.

More information

For more information visit the events website.

Food-Festival-2019-web-versionAfternoon Teas at Dewsbury Town Hall

Enjoy a delicious selection of sandwiches, desserts and fruit scones in the grandeur of Dewsbury Town Hall served with a selection of fine teas and fair trade coffee.

When is it?

Friday 23 August 2019- 12pm, 1pm, 2pm and 3pm.

Where is it at?

Dewsbury Town Hall, Town Hall Way, Dewsbury, WF12 8DG

More information

For more information visit the events website.

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Cumberfest 2019

A great day for all the family. Including live music from: Kieran & Dom, Skelmanthorpe training Brass band, Middle Set, Charlie Kilner and now OCD.  There will be miniature steam engine rides, bouncy castle, and BBQ plus so much more!

When is it?

Sunday 25 August 2019 – 1:00pm – 10:00pm

Where is it at?

Cumberworth United Cricket Club, Cumberworth Lane, Lower Cumberworth, Huddersfield, HD8 8PE

More information

For more information visit the events page. 

cumberfest

Royd’s Park Miniature Railway

The miniature railway has been in operation for over forty years and has provided the communities of Spenborough and now Kirklees, with enjoyment and entertainment. A ride on the railway is not just a ride but an experience shared by people in parks at the turn of the century. A touch of the past alive today.

When is it?

Sunday 25 August- 1:00pm – 4:00pm

Where is it at?

Royds Park Railway, New Street, Eddercliffe, Cleckheaton, BD19 5LL

More information

For more information visit the events website.

royds railway

Hoot & Holler in concert at The Carlile Institute, Meltham

Hoot and Holler is an appealing young American folk/roots and Americana duo that blends old time Appalachian traditions with fine contemporary songwriting and excellent musicianship on fiddle, guitar and banjo.

Based in Ashville, North Carolina, both Amy Alvey and Mark Kilianski are alumni of the prestigious Berklee College of Music and combine polished musicianship with the grit, drive and soul of their mountain musician heroes. The duo has performed at venues and festivals across the USA and Australia, and this summer will see them embark on their debut tour of the UK.

When is it?

Sunday 25 August- Doors 7:30pm, concert from 8pm.

Where is it at?

The Carlile Institute, Huddersfield Road, Meltham, Huddersfield, HD9 4AE

More information

For tickets and more information visit the events page. 

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