EVENT: Handmade Parade & Workshops

The Hebden Bridge Handmade Parade is an annual celebration of funkiness, the art of the handmade and is just a lot of fun! The magic happens in two weeks of workshops, open to anyone who wants to make costumes, parade art or help create giant puppets. With a crack team of local professional carnival artists, volunteers, guest artists and some killer street bands, we create just the occasion for up to 1000 people to dance down the streets of Hebden Bridge, watched by thousands.

The Hebden Bridge Handmade Parade is on Sunday 24th June. Parade at 11.30; mini-festival in the park from 1.30-4.30pm

Everyone is welcome to the workshops and all the materials are provided, along with as much or as little instruction as you need.

Saturday 9th June 10am-12pm, 2-4pm
Sunday 10th June 10am-12pm, 2-4pm
Tuesday 12th June 4-6pm
Thursday 14th June 4-6pm

Saturday 16th June 10am-12pm, 2-4 pm
Sunday 17th June 10am-12pm, 2-4 pm
Tuesday 19th June 4-6 pm, 7-9 pm
Thursday 21st June 4-6 pm, 7-9 pm

Workshops will be at Unit 5, Victoria Works, Victoria Road, Hebden Bridge, HX7 8LN

Adults, teenagers, families, all are welcome. If you’re under 13, you do need to have an adult with you. Entrance is by donation.

 

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