Events in Wakefield

65 events within 5 miles

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Martin Kemp: Back to the 80s

Martin Kemp of Spandau Ballet trades in his bass for the turntables to spin classic hits from the 1980s.

Warehouse 23, Wakefield (0.3 miles)

Sat 26 Oct

£22

The Bolshoi Ballet: Raymonda

  • Directed by: Yuri Grigorovich

Yuri Grigorovich choreographs the tale of medieval knights as created by Marius Petipa and Alexander Gorsky.

Cineworld Wakefield (0.6 miles)

Sun 27 Oct

0330 333 4444

Dirty DC: AC/DC Tribute

Tribute band who have been playing throughout the UK and Europe since 1998.

Warehouse 23, Wakefield (0.3 miles)

Sat 14 Dec

£13.75

Echo & The Bunnymen

Well-preserved Liverpudlian indie rock legends.

Warehouse 23, Wakefield (0.3 miles)

Tue 17 Dec

£30.25

The Total Stone Roses

Roses tribute act comprising graduates of Leeds College of Music.

Warehouse 23, Wakefield (0.3 miles)

Fri 20 Sep

£13.20

Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves

Open air theatre company Illyria stage the magical tale of Ali Baba and his cave of treasure.

Woolley Village Recreation Ground, Wakefield (4.6 miles)

Wed 14 Aug

£6–£34

Alan Davie & David Hockney: Early Works

The exhibition was a pivotal influence on Hockney’s artistic development and shortly after this visit, Hockney moved to London to take up a place at the Royal College of Art. Here he discarded, as Davie had, realist figurative painting in favour of colourful, gestural works that combined abstraction with coded text and…

The Hepworth Wakefield (0.3 miles)

Sat 19 Oct

Free / 01924 247360

Sun 20 Oct

Tue 22 Oct

Free / 01924 247360

…and 75 more dates until 19 Jan 2020

Definitely Oasis

A tribute to the 'Wonderwall' songsmiths.

Warehouse 23, Wakefield (0.3 miles)

Fri 1 Nov

£11

From the Jam

Now featuring only one member From the Jam. Bruce Foxton is joined by Russell Hastings and drummer Steve 'Smiley' Barnard.

Warehouse 23, Wakefield (0.3 miles)

Fri 22 Nov

£30.25

Letz Zep: Led Zeppelin Tribute

The acclaimed tribute act to the English rock band fronted by Robert Plant.

Warehouse 23, Wakefield (0.3 miles)

Fri 4 Oct

£13.20

Motörheadache

Tribute to rock god Lemmy and Motorhead.

Warehouse 23, Wakefield (0.3 miles)

Fri 25 Oct

£12.10

Take That Live Tribute Band @ Blackburn Hall, Leeds

TAKE THAT LIVE TRIBUTE BANDFull Tribute Show Support Act followed by a Disco until late.Unreserved seating only. Fancy dress welcome.+ LIVE PERFORMANCE FROM: Luke FlearDOORS OPEN:7pm - LATE - Limited Seating Available.Licenced Bar Available.- tickets cannot be exchanged and are non-refundable.- only drinks bought on the…

The Blackburn Hall, Leeds (4.8 miles)

Fri 6 Sep

£14 / 01132 146 111

ABBA Sensation @ Scotton Village Hall

ABBA TRIBUTE BAND BY ABBA SENSATION

The Blackburn Hall, Leeds (4.8 miles)

Fri 1 Nov

£16.75 / 01132 146 111

Allo Allo Dining Invitation

Listen very carefully, I shall say this only once…Allo Allo Dining Invitation is an interactive comedy dinner show where the audience dine in Rene and Ediths umble cafe. It begins in the bar over pre-dinner drinks, where the audience are greeted by the characters. Then, when the time comes, the audience are invited…

Cedar Court Hotel, Wakefield (2.6 miles)

Sat 14 Sep

£35 / 01924 276 310

Barbara Hepworth

Barbara Hepworth was born in Wakefield in 1903. Her father was a surveyor for West Riding County Council and Hepworth accompanied him on his inspections of local roads and bridges. She later wrote: ‘Perhaps what one wants to say is formed in childhood and the rest of one’s life is spent trying to say it. I know that all I…

The Hepworth Wakefield (0.3 miles)

Tue 25 Jun

Free / 01924 247360

Wed 26 Jun

Free / 01924 247360

Thu 27 Jun

Free / 01924 247360

…and 75 more dates until 22 Sep

Bat walk

At Nostell, we've hundreds of bats roosting in the trees and buildings around the grounds and many other species that come out at night. Keep your eyes and ears peeled as you follow our walk leader through the gardens. Booking is essential and places get filled up fast, so make sure your call early to avoid disappointment.

National Trust: Nostell Priory, Wakefield (4.7 miles)

Fri 30 Aug

£5 Booking essential / 01924 863892

Fri 13 Sep

£5 Booking essential / 01924 863892

Behind the scenes Stables tours

Join a friendly stable guide to discover the history of this fascinating building, wind your way up into the hayloft and see the Riding School from the viewing platform as the aristocracy would have done. Tours last approx. 45 minutes and do include several stairs.

National Trust: Nostell Priory, Wakefield (4.7 miles)

Thu 18 Jul

Free Admission applies / 01924 863892

Thu 15 Aug

Free Admission applies / 01924 863892

Thu 19 Sep

Free Admission applies / 01924 863892

…and 3 more dates until 12 Dec

Bodys presents: Advance Base + Daniel

Bodys presents new friend Advance Base and old friend Daniel at Chantry Chapel.

Chantry Chapel, Wakefield (0.3 miles)

Mon 29 Jul

£8.80

Bodys presents: Faith Eliott + Green Gardens

Bodys is back for our monthly slot on the first Thursday of every month with Faith Eliott from Glasgow/Minneapolis and Green Gardens, LCM prodigies.

The Establishment, Wakefield (0.3 miles)

Thu 4 Jul

Prices to be confirmed

Bodys presents: KITS + Shake Your Halo Down

Bodys returns for our monthly slot with KITS' pop/electronica/sad songs, joined by Shake Your Halo Down, members of former banging Wakefield bands

The Establishment, Wakefield (0.3 miles)

Thu 1 Aug

Prices to be confirmed

Bodys presents: Living Body + The State of Georgia

Bodys monthly slot on the first Thursday of the month welcomes Living Body (perfect pop creations) and The State of Georgia (empowering battle cries)

The Establishment, Wakefield (0.3 miles)

Thu 5 Sep

Prices to be confirmed

Book Club - Now We Shall Be Entirely Free

Join our friendly book group on Wednesday 3rd July from 5pm-6pm to discuss the delightful Now We Shall Be Entirely Free by Andrew Miller. 'Now We Shall Be Entirely Free, a high grade cat-and-mouse manhunt that covers the length of Britain during the Napoleonic Wars - a sort of The 39 Steps with added malice - is…

Waterstones, Wakefield (0.2 miles)

Wed 3 Jul

Free / 01924 387613

Christina Quarles

Quarles’ paintings capture bodies in varying states of abstraction, framed by architectural devices that create ever-shifting spaces. Occasional fragments of text in earlier paintings and recent drawings reveal some of the literary, musical and autobiographical references that underpin her work. They also draw parallels…

The Hepworth Wakefield (0.3 miles)

Sat 19 Oct

Free / 01924 247360

Sun 20 Oct

Tue 22 Oct

Free / 01924 247360

…and 75 more dates until 19 Jan 2020

Christmas With Jethro Tull

Ian Anderson presents The Christmas Jethro Tull - Christmas-themed concert featuring the work of classic rock band Jethro Tull together with re-worked pieces from the classical repertoire and traditional items from the musical liturgy of the Church of England. Please arrive early to select the best seats available…

Wakefield Cathedral (0.2 miles)

Fri 6 Dec

£27.50–£44

Code Club

Code Club UK is a nationwide network of volunteers and educators who run free coding clubs for young people aged 9-13.

Rothwell Community Hub (4.7 miles)

Tue 2 Jul

Cancelled

Tue 16 Jul

Cancelled