Events & Activities

Welcome to our events & activities page. We add recent updates from local clubs, groups and societies.  And on the right of this page are all the latest events news.

If you have an event or activity you want to tell us about, use our Event News form to get in touch.

You can download this very useful What’s On Where (WOW) Guide to activities in Calderdale this Summer for older adults, published by homecare company Home Instead.

WOW Guide_SpringandSummer2022_easyread version

Calderdale Council’s Leisure & Culture Services
What’s on in Calderdale
Sport & Fitness
Book fitness activities and classes at the Council’s leisure facilities or find out about memberships.
Apply for a passport to leisure
For use at leisure facilities owned by Calderdale Council.
Book a sports pitch
Football and rugby pitches available to book across Calderdale.
Museums & Galleries
Find out about Bankfield Museum, Shibden Hall and the Smith Art Gallery in Brighouse.
Venues in Calderdale
Find out about council-owned venues for your events including town or civic halls, the Shay Stadium, Clay House, the register office, library meeting rooms and Shibden Hall.

Lunchtime Organ Concerts at Halifax Minster
These free concerts take place on occasional Thursdays until 8th December, with a light lunch available from 12.15pm. See the Minster website for more details.

Halifax Star Boxing Club
Whatever your level, get fit, have fun and meet new friends. The combination of athleticism, physical and mental conditioning, sportsmanship, and self-worth that you will develop from boxing are unequalled in any other sport. The gym on Gibbet Street is open to the public for drop in sessions Monday and Wednesday mornings from 7am – 12pm and costs £5 per session.

Calderdale Music Trust Facilities
The Trust offers music lessons for adults, instrument hire, an adult choir and room hire from their stunning town centre premises at The Old Court House, Halifax.  Find out more.

Rastrick Library events for everyone
The library is running a programme of monthly events in 2022, with something for everyone. Events include photography workshops, reader’s groups, local history and more…

Find Health, wellbeing and fitness classes

Find Friendship groups and coffee mornings

Find Hobby and Special Interest groups


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