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.

Latest Past Events

Geology Rocks!

National Coal Mining Museum for England Caphouse Colliery, New Rd, Overton, Wakefield

Dig up and handle amazing rocks and fossils, enjoy unique shows and tours, and explore the world beneath your feet. Event organised in partnership with Yorkshire Geological Society. Meet geology experts, with demonstrations and activities across site including: Drift Walks 10.30am & 1pm, booking essential, ages 10+ only Head down the Museum’s steep drift, a sloped roadway […]


Circus Montini – Wakefield

Redbeck Car Park Outside Redbeck hotel, Wakefield

WAKEFIELD REDBECK CAR PARK, WF4 1RR FRI 29th MARCH - TUE 2nd APRIL 2024. Good Friday | 3pm & 6pm Saturday | 3pm & 6pm Easter Sunday | 12:30pm & 3pm Easter Monday | 12:30pm & 3pm Tuesday | 3pm ONLY


Creative Botanical Workshop

The Art House The Art House, Drury Ln, Wakefield WF1 2TE, Wakefield

MASTER THE ART OF TERRARIUM MAKING WITH BOTANICAL MOONLIGHT  Experience the magic of terrariums, with this relaxing workshop. Introducing you to self- contained miniature gardens, Botanical creative workshops are slightly different to other terrarium workshops, as it's centred around visual sensory, using colourful plant work and element design. The workshops have been created based around […]


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