Calderdale Calendar

Upcoming events in Calderdale.

Please check details with the event organisers before travelling to an event.

29-30 June

The Halifax Food & Drink Festival runs across the weekend of Saturday 29 and Sunday 30 June 2019, 9:00am-5:00pm bringing together the very best of the regions home grown local produce along with a taste of Yorkshire and the rest of the world.

The festival will take over a number of town centre streets (Southgate, Cornmarket, Russell Street and the Woolshops) with around 100 stalls and exhibitors promoting a vast offering of both food and drink.

Plus a live demonstration kitchen with local chefs and regional food producers onstage, showcasing talents and tricks in the kitchen.

27 June-7 July

Halifax Minster Summer Festival 2019 Halifax Minster will be holding the Summer Festival from Thursday 27 June to Sunday 7 July with a variety of music, art, poetry and tours.

6 July

60th Annual Shelf Gala 2019! This year is the 60th anniversary of Shelf Gala on Saturday 6th July 2019 at Shelf Hall Park. The gates will open at 11:30am and the entry fees will be £2.00 for adults, £1.00 for OAP’s and £1.00 for children over 5. Entry bands (to avoid queuing) are available from both St Michael’s & Shelf J&I schools, 65th Bradford South Scout Group and Shelf Pre-school.

Elland Charity Carnival 2019 Elland Charity Carnival will be taking place on Saturday 6 July 2019, 11:00am-5:00pm.  The 93rd Elland Carnival will showcase the true spirit of the town. The procession will include over 30 groups and floats, the largest in over 20 years. Situated in the Centre of Elland in Market Square, there will be over 25 stalls, fun fair, classic cars and bikes, Fire Engine and MORE!

7 July

The Great Get Together at Crow Wood Park – Sunday 7 July Just a reminder of the The Great Get Together at Crow Wood Park HX2 7JZ on Sunday 7 July, 11:00am – 4:00pm. This is the third event aimed at bringing families together to share conversations, meet local people, play games and have fun.