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

Sonic Spa with Jilly and Stu

Chantry Chapel 141 Harrow Street, South Elmsall

Experience deep relaxation and sonic nourishment within the ornate grace of Chantry Chapel. We are Jilly Riley and Stu Fletcher, musicians, passionate about providing peace and sanctuary with our intuitively created soundscape. We invite you to drift away with live heavenly ethereal female vocals and crystal bowls, beautifully complimented with ambient live bass tones and […]


Team KMA

Ridings Shopping Centre Almshouse Lane, Wakefield

10-2pm Teddy Tombola, Cakes & Treats 12.30pm Martial Arts demonstration from our Team that are participating in World Championships in Portugal October 2024.


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 […]


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