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Festivals in Wakefield

Cultural, Arts & Educational Festivals in Wakefield

The best things to do in the world include attending top-notch festivals in Wakefield. Be it a rocking music festival or scrumptious food festival in Wakefield, you will have a gala time of your life with a few of your close friends or your family. With the best of fun, entertainment, and food, the experience in festivals lets the enthusiasts immerse in the local culture and vibe. Ranging from the biggest outdoor beach parties to crazy music festivals, the festivals fall under various categories to suit everybody’s tastes. If you are looking for the best events and festivals in Wakefield listed on one platform - we have you covered. Immerse yourself in the mega dance festivals, electrifying music festivals, theatre & film festivals, quirky local festivals and more with us!

Upcoming Festivals Events in Wakefield

Jul 24 2019

Make Your Own Work: Artistic Director Molly Roberts

The Actors' Guild , London, United Kingdom, Wakefield, United Kingdom

We are very excited to welcome Molly Roberts, Actor and Artistic Director of multi-award winning, new writing company Poleroid Theatre. During this workshop the group will look at the ins and outs of professional development and self-producing, setting u... Read More

Wed Jul 24 2019
06:00 pm to 09:00 pm

Jul 26 2019

Beer Festival

Carlton Cricket Club , Town Street, Carlton, WF3 3QU Wakefield, Wakefield, United Kingdom

Our fabulous beer festival is back for a third year! It’s a must for beer, cider, gin and cocktail lovers as well as those who like their live music. 24 casks 4 guest ciders Gin and cocktail bar Indian street food Daniels English Fare Mio Pizza Sweet... Read More

Fri Jul 26 2019 at 03:00 pm to Sat Jul 27 2019 at 11:30 pm

Jul 27 2019

SB12 Entertainment - School’s Out!

Wakefield , United Kingdom

??? PLEASE SHARE ??? ??SB12 Entertainment - School’s Out?? ?Saturday 27th & Sunday 28th of July? ? ‪11.30am - 5.30pm‬ ? Sat ? 11.30am - 5.30pm ? Sun ?Wakefield Trinity ground - Belle Vue? ?Doncaster Road? ?WF1 5EY? ? The gala will be FREE to att... Read More

Sat Jul 27 2019 at 11:30 am to Sun Jul 28 2019 at 05:30 pm

Clarence Park Festival Celebration!

Clarence Park Bandstand , 125 Denby Dale Road WF2 8EB, WF2 8QE Wakefield, Wakefield, United Kingdom

Wakefield Music Collective present the original and best Wakefield Music Festival!!! Clarence Park Festival is 28 this year and Yorkshires longest running FREE music Festival and brings a host of local and national bands to Clarence Park in Wakefield for... Read More

Sat Jul 27 2019 at 12:00 pm to Sun Jul 28 2019 at 09:00 pm

Jul 28 2019

Clarence Park Festival

Clarence Park Wakefield , Wakefield, Wakefield, United Kingdom

Free entry... Read More

Sun Jul 28 2019 at 02:00 pm

Jul 30 2019

Does Your CV Open Doors? with Casting Director Charlotte Sutton

The Actors' Guild , London, United Kingdom, Wakefield, United Kingdom

Charlotte is currently casting several productions for the 2018 Chichester Festival, where her credits include Quiz (now transferred to the West End), Fiddler on the Roof, The Stepmother and Caroline, or Change (now transferred to Hampstead Theatre and op... Read More

Tue Jul 30 2019
06:30 pm to 08:30 pm

Jul 31 2019

Propelling Her Shiny Vehicle- Katrina Cowling

The Ridings Shopping Centre , The Ridings Shopping Centre, WF1 1DS Wakefield, Wakefield, United Kingdom

LAUNCH NIGHT: A continued investigation into the poetics of the automobile as emblematic of modern life and late capitalism; speed, leisure, status signifier, mass production, engineering, perceived freedom, drama, possibility and adventure. The vehicle... Read More

Wed Jul 31 2019
05:00 pm to 09:00 pm

Ghost - Interactive sculpture making

Now Serving , 10 Market Street, WF1 1DH Wakefield, Wakefield, United Kingdom

We're back for the Artwalk Wakefield/ Artwalk Wakefield - Wednesday 31 July 2019 and as it's the Index Festival we thought we'd get our sculpture on in the best way we know how! Think sensual, think sexy, think Swayze and in keeping with some healthy co... Read More

Wed Jul 31 2019
07:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Aug 01 2019

Free Event: Farming Stories from Across the Globe

Yorkshire Sculpture Park , West Bretton, WF4 4LG Wakefield, Wakefield, United Kingdom

Inspired by 'Bread, Circuses and TBD' by Thukral and Tagra, and working with the National Farmers' Union (NFU), join this timely event to examine issues that affect farmers nationally and internationally today. From India and Africa to the UK, food prod... Read More

Thu Aug 01 2019
06:00 pm to 08:15 pm

Gryphon Rue- Artist Talk

The Art House , Drury Lane, WF1 2TE Wakefield, Wakefield, United Kingdom

Please join us as we welcome New York based artist Gryphon Rue to The Art House as part of Index Festival Gryphon Rue will present on his great-grandfather Alexander Calder's use of noise in his sculptures, his friendships and collaborations with compose... Read More

Thu Aug 01 2019
07:00 pm to 08:30 pm

Aug 02 2019

Wakefield Index Tour #1

The Art House Wakefield , Drury Lane, WF1 2TE Wakefield, Wakefield, United Kingdom

A guided tour of the Index commissions in Wakefield, including talks and introductions from selected Artists. Guided by Lucy Norton and Amy Lilley. The tour will include introductions and talks from selected Artists and will show you the highlights of Wa... Read More

Fri Aug 02 2019
06:00 pm to 07:00 pm

Aug 03 2019

Weightless Festival 2019

Various City Centre Venues , Wakefield, United Kingdom

Weightless Festival runs for the first year in Wakefield! Held across venues in Wakefield with amazing artists you don't want to miss this! ALL PRE - RELEASE TICKETS *SOLD OUT!* LIMITED General admission available now! Read More

Sat Aug 03 2019
11:00 am to 11:00 pm

Open Studio

The Art House Wakefield , Drury Lane, WF1 2TE Wakefield, Wakefield, United Kingdom

Index is a new visual arts festival for Leeds and Wakefield and takes place this summer during Yorkshire Sculpture International. As part of Index Festival I’ll be opening my studio in The Art House, Wakefield for you to come and see my latest work and ge... Read More

Sat Aug 03 2019
11:00 am to 04:00 pm

Wakefield Open Studios - An Index Festival Event

Wakefield , United Kingdom

Discover a world of creativity as the artists, makers, and creators of Wakefield throw open their studio doors to the public. Free, family friendly, and open to all, Wakefield Open Studios is a perfect opportunity to explore the creative process. Part... Read More

Sat Aug 03 2019
11:00 am to 04:00 pm

Aug 04 2019

On Beauty: A talk by Kevin Trickett

The Art House Wakefield , Wakefield, United Kingdom

Join us as we welcome Wakefield legend Kevin Trickett to The Art House as part of Index Festival, as he presents his theories on Aesthetic. "We all need some beauty in our lives. It can improve our mental and even our physical wellbeing. But what is beau... Read More

Sun Aug 04 2019
02:00 pm to 03:00 pm

On Beauty - A talk by Kevin Trickett

The Art House , Drury Lane, Wakefield, United Kingdom

We're welcoming Wakefield legend Kevin Trickett to The Art House as part of Index Festival, as he presents his theories 'On Beauty'... Read More

Sun Aug 04 2019
02:00 pm to 03:30 pm

Aug 11 2019

MNIR At Wakefield Pride

Rainbow Wakefield , 40 Lower Warrengate, WF1 1SA Wakefield, Wakefield, United Kingdom

It's Pride time! We're hoping to be in the parade and have a stall before going for drinks afterwards. Make sure to come and join us, we have free merch!... Read More

Sun Aug 11 2019
10:00 am to 09:00 pm

Wakefield LGBT Pride 2019

Wakefield LGBT Pride , 40 Lower Warrengate, WF1 Wakefield, Wakefield, United Kingdom

Wakefield LGBT Pride celebrates the LGBT+ community. The next FREE Wakefield LGBT Pride festival will take place on Sunday 11th August 2019 on Sun Lane. Wakefield LGBT Pride is run entirely by volunteers. We provide a platform for every part of our LGBT+... Read More

Sun Aug 11 2019
12:00 pm to 11:30 pm

Aug 13 2019

Toddle4CF 2019

Drighlington Rugby Club , 27 Wakefield Road, Drighlington, BD11 1DHr Drighlington, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom, Wakefield, United Kingdom

We are holding a Toddle4CF to raise money for the Cystic Fibrosis Trust. The event will begin at 10am at Drighlington rugby pitch with a free mini fit warm up provided by Mini me time - Bradford & Leeds. There will then be opportunities to: - toddle a... Read More

Tue Aug 13 2019
10:00 am to 01:00 pm

Aug 17 2019

Lofthouse Grange & Lodge Summer Fair

Grange Farm , 340 Leeds Road, Lofthouse, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF3 3QQ, United Kingdom

Come and join Lofthouse Grange & Lodge for our Summer Fair. Lofthouse Grange & Lodge will be opening its doors on the 17th of August between 11am and 3pm for a day of sun and fun! Come and join us as we cross our fingers for sunshine and enjoy a... Read More

Sat Aug 17 2019
11:00 am to 03:00 pm

Morton Collin's Beer Festival

The Star Inn at Sandal , 42 Standbridge Lane, WF2 7DY Wakefield, Wakefield, United Kingdom

We are excited to announce our upcoming beer festival on the 17th & 18th of August!! Join us for a weekend filled with Yorkshire's finest real ales, Live music and delicious Fired Up pizza! We will keep you updated so look forward to hearing about our... Read More

Sat Aug 17 2019 at 02:00 pm to Sun Aug 18 2019 at 12:00 am

Aug 24 2019

Summer Fair

The Hollies Residential Care Home , 11 Eastmoor Rd, WF1 3RZ Wakefield, Wakefield, United Kingdom

Everyone is welcome to come to our summer fair. There will be a bouncy castle, tombola, craft stalls, raffle, tea and coffee plus much more!... Read More

Sat Aug 24 2019 at 12:00 pm

Sep 01 2019

OultonFest19 - Day 3

Oulton Community Sports Club , Wakefield Road, LS26 8EL Leeds, Wakefield, United Kingdom

Day 3 of this years festival. Usually a little more chilled but no less entertaining and a fantastically talented line up including the returning Lemon Soul Collective, Sandra's Wedding and headlined by local favourites Sons of Robin the close us with a b... Read More

Sun Sep 01 2019
12:00 pm to 07:00 pm

Sep 05 2019

Bodys presents: Living Body + The State of Georgia

Establishment , 81-83 Westgate, Wakefield, WF1 1EP, United Kingdom

Bodys is a new gig promoter in Wakefield bringing you ace weeknight shows on the first Thursday of every month during 2019 and beyond. Our shows will showcase two cool bands every month, intentionally set at times that allow you to be in bed early if you... Read More

Thu Sep 05 2019
08:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Sep 14 2019

Japanese Woodcut

The Art House , Drury Lane, WF1 2TE Wakefield, Wakefield, United Kingdom

Explore the art of mokuhanga, the traditional Japanese woodblock printing technique on our one day workshop. This relief printing process uses water-based inks and is a great, non-toxic method of printmaking. Learn to carve your own design into a block... Read More

Sat Sep 14 2019
11:00 am to 04:00 pm

Redemption Festival 2019

Warehouse23 , 23 Smyth Street, WF1 1ED Wakefield, Wakefield, United Kingdom

The 5th annual Redemption Festival held in Wakefield. 10 original hard rock / metal bands raising funds for Barnsley & Wakefield Hospices.... Read More

Sat Sep 14 2019
12:30 pm to 11:00 pm

Stormbringer with Metasoma, Novacrow, Dead Man's Whiskey at Warehouse23

Warehouse23 , 23 Smyth Street, WF1 1ED Wakefield, Wakefield, United Kingdom

Redemption Festival... Read More

Sat Sep 14 2019 at 01:00 pm

Sep 19 2019

Connexions Careers Fair

Lightwaves Leisure Centre , Wakefield, United Kingdom

Meet local training providers and support agencies to help you find out about your options and move into Education, Employment of Training.... Read More

Thu Sep 19 2019
01:00 pm to 04:00 pm

Find Your Passion - Handmade Paper with Papyrus and Texts Thursday 19 September 2019, Adults 16+

Wakefield Museum , 3 Burton Street, Wakefield, United Kingdom

To tie in with the Literature Festival come along and make unique handmade paper incorporating papyrus and recycled original printed book text. Tickets £6 Light refreshments included Session takes place in the Museum's Learning Zone with... Read More

Thu Sep 19 2019
05:15 pm to 06:45 pm

Sep 20 2019

A Poet's Guide to Surviving the Apocalypse

The Hop , Bank Street, Wakefield, WF1 1EH, United Kingdom

As part of the re-booted Wakefield Literary Festival #WakeyLit19. The economy has crumbled, politics has turned our society on its head. The apocalypse is here. What we need is a strategy to help us navigate this bleak political landscape. And most impo... Read More

Fri Sep 20 2019
08:00 pm to 09:00 pm

Sep 21 2019

Meat Loaf Tribute - Maet LIVE

Warehouse23 , 23 Smyth Street, WF1 1ED Wakefield, Wakefield, United Kingdom

Maet LIVE (formerly Maet Loaf) & The Never Neverland Express were formed over 12 years ago shortly after lead singer, Dead ringer for Meat Loaf Craig Halford appeared on ITV’s Stars in Their Eyes, as well as Channel 4's 'The Last Leg' Since then the... Read More

Sat Sep 21 2019
07:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Sep 28 2019

Sandal Scarecrow Festival 2019

Sandal Magna , Wakefield, United Kingdom

In this social media driven world, have a weekend with family and friends for free. A weekend which celebrates the creativity of the local families of Sandal, Wakefield and a gala full of children's activities and live entertainment!... Read More

Sat Sep 28 2019 at 11:00 am to Sun Sep 29 2019 at 03:00 pm

Sep 29 2019

Architecture and Sculpture Tour - exploring Wakefield's city centre decorative arts

Meet outside the Town Hall Wood Street Wakefield WF1 2HQ , Wakefield Town Hall, Wakefield, United Kingdom

Join Wakefield Civic Society President, Kevin Trickett MBE for this free walking tour around Wakefield city centre exploring sculptures, statues, monuments and decorative architectural embellishments. Kevin will point out details you might never have noti... Read More

Sun Sep 29 2019
02:00 pm to 03:30 pm

Oct 12 2019

QEGS Antiques, Collectables And Vintage Fair

QEGS Wakefield , 154 Northgate, WF1 3QX Wakefield, Wakefield, United Kingdom

over 50 stalls home made cakes, quiches, freshly made sandwiches adults 2.50 concessions £1.50 under 18s free... Read More

Sat Oct 12 2019
09:00 am to 03:00 pm