Wakefield Events Calendar

Looking for something to do in Wakefield? Whether you're a local, new in town or just cruising through we've got loads of great tips and events to offer. Find out what’s on in Wakefield with our regularly updated events calendar featuring the best upcoming events in Wakefield and the area.

This guide lists events at a glance, showing what’s on each month. See the highlights of What’s On for Wakefield, featuring the best of things to do in Wakefield – Live Music and Gigs, Family Events, Art & Culture, Food & Drink and much more. Wakefield fundraisers and charity events.

Important This Event Calendar is not maintained on a daily basis and some events may have changed dates or are no longer happening. Please double-check the event websites for the most up-to-date information.

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May Hem 2023

31 May @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm


Wakefield Children’s University will be hosting a free family event at Castleford College on Wednesday 31st May 2023, 10am – 2pm. The May-Hem! open event is an opportunity for CU members and their friends and family to take part in activities provided by Learning Destinations and College tutors, all under one roof! The event is open to all, between the ages of 5-14, and is free to attend.

CU members can receive Learning Hours for attending the event while non-members are welcome to attend and find out more.

Learning Destinations attending include RSPB St Aidan’s & Fairburn Ings, Girlguiding Whitwood Division, Wakefield School of Tennis, Castleford Library, Renewi, Castleford Heritage Trust, Wakefield Cathedral, Featherstone Rovers Foundation, Hearts Collective, Wonkey Donkey Visitor Centre, Hepworth Wakefield and Wakefield Museums and Castles.

Children and their families can also gain an insight into the different courses on offer at The Heart of Yorkshire Education Group with the help of our course tutors who will be delivering a selection of interactive activities. We have activities that are bookable in Mechanics, Care & Early Years, Crime Scene Investigation and Beauty Therapy. Follow this link to book your place https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/…/may-hem-activities-2023…

For more information visit the events page: May-Hem! 2023 | Facebook


31 May
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Castleford College
Thunderhead Ridge
Castleford, WF10 4UA Castleford
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