BGR Events a not-for-profit community organisation, who promote regular gigs and performances at Wadsworth Community Centre.
Their home is Wadsworth Community Centre in Wadsworth, a hilltop village 600 feet above Hebden Bridge, Calderdale HX7 8RY.
Their audience comes from Hebden Bridge, Halifax, Todmorden but often further afield like Bradford, Rochdale, Burnley. The hall holds 120 concert style or 90 cabaret style set up.
In the years sell out shows have included Martin Simpson, Edgelarks, Martyn Joseph, Gigspanner etc.
The Community Centre normally makes money at the gigs on top of the rental by cask ale sales and putting on hot
food before the event, usually pie and peas. Venue Rental is currently £100 for sizeable audience 70 +, £65 for
The gigs support and publicise the Centre. The Centre sells tickets as do BGR Events themselves, by phone, e mail, on
WeGotTickets website and in person.
Ticket Price: Usually about £12-16 range; with a policy of always charging half price for under 18’s. They are trying to
encourage younger attenders and audiences are always all age.
Upcoming Gigs (See website for booking details):
Anne Lister: What has she ever done for Calderdale?
Saturday 4 February 2023
Doors 18.45 Show 19.45 £12
A words and music event presented by Jill Liddington, Rachel Lappin
Music by Harpist Fiona Katie Widdop
Saturday 25 February 2023
Doors 1845 Show 1945 £18
Delighted to welcome back the amazing Belinda for a solo show.. Our last two O’Hooley and Tidow gigs were sell-outs, so early bookings are recommended.
AARON CATLOW AND BROOKS WILLIAMS
Saturday 29th April, 2023
Doors 18.45 Show 1945 £15
Great Blues and Americana, intermixed with great stage presence. You will come out smiling !
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