What’s going on this weekend? 29 November- 1 December 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!

Christmas Tree Festival 2019 (Mirfield)

Why not attend the annual Christmas Tree Festival at Trinity Methodist Church? Vote for your favourite tree – voting closes promptly at 2pm on Sunday. Closing ceremony at 3pm.

All are welcome and light refreshments will be available.

When is it?

  • Friday 29 November 2019 – 10:00am – 4:00pm
  • Saturday 30 November 2019 – 10:00am – 4:00pm
  • Sunday 1 December 2019 – 12:00pm – 2:30pm

Where is it at?

Trinity Methodist Church, Huddersfield Road, Mirfield, WF14 8AB

More information

For more information visit the events page.

This event is free. Donations are invited for Breast Cancer Care and Dewsbury Street Angels.


Christmas Craft Weekend at Oakwell Hall 2019

Craft stalls, music, food and Santa too!

Join Oakwell Hall for a weekend of festive fun. The barn and hall will be home to local craft and food producers with a range of gifts and treats for sale.

Santa is also planning a visit to chat with younger visitors about what they would like for Christmas and to distribute small gifts (small charge applies).

When is it?

  • Saturday 30 November 2019 – 11:00am – 4:00pm
  • Sunday 1 December 2019 – 11:00am – 4:00pm

Where is it at?

Oakwell Hall, Nutter Lane, Birstall, Batley, WF17 9LG

More information

For more information visit the events page.


Holmfirth and Honley Elf Trail

Visit Holmfirth and Honley and take part in our Elf Christmas Trail – NEW for 2019!

From 1st November to the end of December 2019

Wander round the shops and businesses to spot different Elves in the windows, to give you a giggle too, and fill in the trail sheet, to be in with a chance of winning the grand prize draw. All children will receive a small prize for taking part. The sheets are free to collect, with a voluntary cash donation to the Full Life Church Food Bank appeal.

It will be full of festive cheer! So, make sure you have your trial sheet, and come enjoy the fun!

When is it?

  • Sunday 1 December 2019 – 8:00am – 9:00pm
  • Monday 30 December 2019 – 8:00am – 9:00pm

Where is it at?

Holmfirth Library, 47, Huddersfield Road, Holmfirth, HD9 3JH

More information

For more information visit the event’s website.


Festive gift making at Stirley Farm

Join Stirley Farm this festive season to practise some traditional Christmas crafts, creating natural decorations and gifts for all the family. You’ll be making Beeswax candles, orange pomanders, Christmas wreaths and more… something different every Sunday in the run up to Christmas!

Festive refreshments will of course be available – including tea, coffee, hot chocolate and cakes.

When is it?

  • Sunday 1 December 2019 – 10:30am – 12:30pm
  • Sunday 8 December 2019 – 10:30am – 12:30pm
  • Sunday 15 December 2019 – 10:30am – 12:30pm
  • Sunday 22 December 2019 – 10:30am – 12:30pm

Where is it at?

Stirley Community Farm, Stirley Hill, Almondbury, Huddersfield, HD4 6TU

More information

Prices are £4 for Yorkshire Wildlife Trust Members / £6 for Non YWT Members. To book your place visit the events page.


Christmas lights events across Kirklees

The tinkle of festive music is filling the shops, the air is getting colder, and pretty soon the streets will be aglow with light as we get ready for Christmas.

Be the first to see your local town light up by visiting one of the fantastic light switch on events being organised by local communities and businesses across Kirklees.

When is it?

Various times

Where is it at?

Various venues across Kirklees

More information

Find out when the fantastic light switch on events are by visit our Kirklees Together website.


Free parking this Christmas

We are encouraging people to shop local this Christmas with free parking opportunities across our town centres.

Find out where you can park for free this Christmas.

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