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With a packed year round events calendar it means there will definitely be something for everyone to enjoy, whenever you choose to visit. There are exhibitions, international events and festivals, to theatre and live music.

Throughout the summer months there's lots going on including Bradford festivals; the World Curry Festival, the Ilkley Literature Festival, Live Music and Bradford city centre events.

Bradford can certainly put on a show and is well-known for its the Bradford Animation Festival (November) which is organised by the National Media Museum

Wondering what's on in Bradford? Highlights include the Ilkley Summer Festival in August, the Saltaire Festival and Christmas events in Haworth. Make sure you find out what's on in Bradford and don't miss a thing!



Top 10 Events


Ilkley Film Festival - February

Saltaire World Heritage Weekend - April

Haworth 1940's Weekend - May

Saltaire Arts Trail - May

Bradford Festival - June

Bingley Music Live - August

Ilkley Summer Festival - August

Saltaire Festival - September

Ilkley Literature Festival - October

Haworth Steam Punk Weekend - November


Events Search

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29 September 2014 to 04 October 2014

Dreamboats & Miniskirts at Alhambra TheatreMon 29 Sep - Sat 4 Oct 2014The sequel to Dreamboats and Petticoats! What happened to 'Bobby & Laura' and 'Norman & Sue'? Their story contines...

30 September 2014 to 09 November 2014

A Squash and a Squeeze at Cartwright Hall Art GalleryTue 30 Sep - Sun 9 Nov 2014Follow Julia Donaldson's journey from songwriter for children's television to former Children's Laureate. See how she inspires her readers with story, rhyme and rhythm.

04 September 2015 to 06 September 2015

Bingley Music Live at Myrtle Park Fri 4 - Sun 6 Sep 2015Bingley Music Live is an annual indie/pop music festival set in the picturesque grounds of Myrtle Park, Bingley, West Yorkshire.

Dreamboats and Miniskirts

Dreamboats & Miniskirts


Mon 29 Sep - Sat 4 Oct 2014

The sequel to Dreamboats and Petticoats! What happened to 'Bobby & Laura' and 'Norman & Sue'? Their story contines...

A Night At The Cinema In 1914

A Night At The Cinema In 1914


Thu 2 Oct 2014

In commemoration of the World War One centenary, Ilkley Film Festival presents a new compilation of comedies, dramas, travelogues and newsreels of the time, taken from the British Film Institute National Archive.

Aled Jones

Aled Jones, Songs of Hope and Inspiration


Fri 3 Oct 2014

Aled Jones MBE - singer, actor, author, broadcaster, TV presenter, musical theatre performer and part-time dancer invites you to spend a sensational evening with him

The Ultimate Eagles

Ultimate Eagles


Sun 5 Oct 2014

Ultimate Eagles celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Iconic Eagles Reformation album, Hell Freezes Over

Omid Djalili

Omid Djalili - Iranalamadingdong


Tue 7 Oct 2014

We're delighted to welcome back Omid Djalili with his brand new show.




Tue 7 - Sat 11 Oct 2014

A new dramatisation of Pat Barker's haunting Booker-nominated novel

John Bishop

John Bishop: Work in Progress


Thu 9 Oct 2014

Join John up close and personal as he tries out new material in advance of his autumn UK arena shows. Suitable for over 16's only

Russian State Philharmonic Orchestra

Russian State Philharmonic Orchestra


Fri 10 Oct 2014

Our first visiting orchestra of the season is the distinguished Russian State Philharmonic, an old favourite of Bradford audiences.

Jon Richardson

Jon Richardson - Nidiot


Sat 11 Oct 2014

Jon Richardson is checking his tyre pressures, hoovering his floor mats and putting an emergency packed lunch in the boot of his car, ready to hit the road again with a brand new tour, Nidiot.

Riverdance 20th Anniversary Show

Riverdance 20th Anniversary Show


Tue 14 - Sun 19 Oct 2014

Live Nation is proud to present the Riverdance 20th Anniversary Tour.