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Until Sun 29 March

The Ilkley Land Sale Maps display at Ilkley Manor House

A display of the maps of the late nineteenth century sales of land, which led to Ilkley’s expansion.

Available to view Saturday and Sunday 1.30-4pm (11:00 am - 4:00 pm from 29 Feb)

Free entry.

Ilkley Manor House, Castle Yard, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 9DT.

Until Sun 26 April

Solar Art Gallery at Ilkley Manor House

The Solar Art Gallery is showcasing an exhibition of local and regional artists all creating work with the theme of AWAKENING’.  Plus the gallery space is hung with cascades of hand-made yellow and white paper flowers!

Available to view Saturday and Sunday 1.30-4pm (11:00 am - 4:00 pm from 29 Feb)

Free entry.

Ilkley Manor House, Castle Yard, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 9DT.

Thurs 19 March

CANCELLED Olicana Historical Society March meeting

 

Stuart Wrathmell, President of the Medieval Research Group of the YHAS will present a review of the excavations which have been carried out at Kirkstall Abbey.

7.30pm at the Clarke Foley Centre, Ilkley.

Free to members, £3 for visitors.

Sat 21 & Sun 22 March

POSTPONED Brewgooder Global Gathering Yorkshire Water Party

A weekend festival with collaborating Yorkshire Brewers, family fun, stalls, food, music, and beer beer beer

Part of the Brewgooder Global Gathering, where 250+ brewers from around the world are joining forces to brew beer to raise funds for clean water projects in Africa

Highlights include: Giant Teepee Gin & Prosecco Bar, Kids entertainment, Street food, Live music & performances, DJs, Special treats for mums on Mothers Day.

Just £2.50 raises one person out of water poverty for 5 years… dig deep!

 

Time: 12 noon until 10pm

Venue: Ilkley Brewery,

Entry: Free

Event info & ticket link: www.facebook.com/events/1080581722334436/

Donation link: www.justgiving.com/fundraising/Ilkley-Brewery

Sat 21 March

Two Rivers Swing Band at Ilkley Playhouse

“Let the Good Times Roll" with Two Rivers Swing Band, directed by trumpeter and jazz arranger Trevor Vincent.
This thriving local band has a classic big band line up. They are delighted to bring an evening of Big Band favourites to Ilkley Playhouse.

Time: 7.30pm

Tickets: £10.00

Sat 21 March

Music To Escape To

Phoenix Concert Band invites you to join them on a fantastical journey around the globe, taking in:
South Pacific, Pirates of the Caribbean, The Lion King, Oklahoma, Fantasia on British Sea Songs
Plus their debut performance of David Bedford's The Sun Paints Rainbows on the Vast Waves.
Time: 7.30pm

Venue: St. Margaret's Parish Church, Queens Rd, Ilkley, LS29 9QLSt. Margaret's Parish Church, Queens Rd, Ilkley, LS29 9QL

Tickets: £10, £8 concessions, under 16 free on Eventbrite and on the door.

Sat 28 March

Ilkley Arts, Craft & Gift Fair at the Clarke Foley Centre

You'll find lots of handmade products that will make great gifts for everyone.

Time: 10:00am until 4:00pm

Venue: Clarke Foley Centre, Cunliffe Road, Ilkley

Entry is free

Sat 28 March

Ilkley Choral Society - FREE singing workshop

Join Ilkley Choral Society for an afternoon of singing for fun, led by Jennifer Sterling.

No singing experience needed

Everyone welcome

Venue: Ilkley Playhouse

Time: 2.30-4.30pm

Tickets: Please register here

Sat 28 March

Ilkley Local History Hub at Ilkley Manor House

Share Ilkley information. Stories of events, people, buildings & photos. Come and talk with us on the last Saturday or the month.

2-4pm at Ilkley Manor House

Future dates:

Sat 25 Apr 14:00 16:00

Sat 30 May 14:00 16:00

Sat 27 Jun 14:00 16:00

Sat 25 Jul 14:00 16:00

Sat 29 Aug 14:00 16:00

Sat 26 Sep 14:00 16:00

Sat 31 Oct 14:00 16:00

Sat 28 Nov 14:00 16:00

Sat 4 April

Stagefright Comedy at Ilkley Playhouse

Ivan Brackenbury

Tom Binns - The Spirit Comedium

Time: 8pm

Tickets: £14.00

Sun 5 April

Antiques, Vintage & Collectables Fair at the Clarke Foley Centre

9.00am – 3.00pm at The Clarke Foley Centre, Cunliffe Rd, Ilkley LS29 9DZ

A friendly fair, antiques and collectables with fine furniture, porcelain, jewellery, vintage items, linen, books, Militaria and silver.

Entry 50p

Contact Lesley Ayres: 07973 563992

Held the first Sunday of the month (except July and August.)

Sun 5 April

The monthly food market celebrates the best food producers from within the LS29 region.

10am-3pm on The Grove. Runs February to December.

Thurs 9 April

Amy - A Tribute to Amy Winehouse

Come and celebrate the life and music of one of the greatest singer-songwriters of all time, Amy Winehouse.

Time; 7.45pm 

Tickets: From £22

Venue: King's Hall, Station Rd, Ilkley

Wed 15 April

Exciting Science

Stand clear and prepare for action, as this show is full of Wiz, bang, pop …. and splurt

This brand new, exciting & educational show will amaze & astound all ages from 4 years & upwards, as we put the 'Exciting' back into 'Science'

Time; 11.30am 

Tickets: From £13

Venue: King's Hall, Station Rd, Ilkley

Thurs 16 April

Faith - Tribute to George Michael

Faith - The George Michael Legacy returns with a brand-new production. 

Time; 7.45pm 

Tickets: From £22

Venue: King's Hall, Station Rd, Ilkley

Thurs 16 - Sat 25 April

Frost/Nixon at Ilkley Playhouse

Richard Nixon was one of the most successful American Presidents ever, until he decided to cover up a third-rate burglary on Democrat Headquarters, the Watergate building. He resigned, but never explained, never accepted responsibility, never apologised.

Time; 7.30pm 

Tickets: From £5

Venue: Ilkley Playhouse

Fri 17 April

The Real Thing

Multi-million selling soul band The Real Thing give their much loved disco inspired hits a new lease of life in this funky show, with the band’s classic songs mixed with contemporary grooves. 

Time; 7.30pm 

Tickets: From £25

Venue: King's Hall, Station Rd, Ilkley

Fri 24 April

A Spoonful of Julie (a tribute to Julie Andrews)

Join Nicola Mills, singing the songs of the practically perfect Dame Julie Andrews, in this memorable tribute ‘A Spoonful of Julie’. 

Time: 7.30pm

Venue: Christchurch, The Grove, Ilkley

Tickets: £12, £10, £6 available from www.iamnicolamills.com and on the door.

Fri 24 April

Between You and Me at All Saints

Poet, broadcaster and comedian Ian McMillan and Olympic composer Luke Carver Goss present a night of words, music and comedy, featuring songs, stories and a musical created out of thin air!

Time: 7.30pm

Venue: All Saints Ilkley

Tickets: FREE! Email office@ilkleyallsaints.org.uk, call 01943 816035 or call into the church office.

Tue 5 - Sat 9 May

Playhouse Creatures

This amateur production of 'Playhouse Creatures' is presented by special arrangement with SAMUEL FRENCH LTD

Time; 7.30pm 

Tickets: From £5

Venue: Ilkley Playhouse

Fri 1 May

Some Guys Have All The Luck

Some Guys Have All The Luck is a fantastic theatrical production celebrating the career of one of rocks greatest icons, Rod Stewart – from street busker through to international superstar!

Time; 7.45pm 

Tickets: From £23

Venue: King's Hall, Station Rd, Ilkley

Sun 3 May

Ilkley Carnival 2020

The theme for the 2020 Ilkley Carnival is 'Our Planet'.

More details about arena acts and timings to follow.

Sun 3 May

Antiques, Vintage & Collectables Fair at the Clarke Foley Centre

9.00am – 3.00pm at The Clarke Foley Centre, Cunliffe Rd, Ilkley LS29 9DZ

A friendly fair, antiques and collectables with fine furniture, porcelain, jewellery, vintage items, linen, books, Militaria and silver.

Entry 50p

Contact Lesley Ayres: 07973 563992

Held the first Sunday of the month (except July and August.)

Sun 3 May

Stage 4 - Tour de Yorkshire - Ilkley Route at Cow and Calf Rocks

The Yorkshire Classic - Stage 4 of the Tour de Yorkshire race hits the infamous Cow and Calf Rocks.
Stage four of the race will run from Halifax to Leeds, covering 175 kilometres, covering the Bradford district by way of Haworth, Oakworth and Ilkley.

The amateur sportive race will come through around 12noon.

Stage 4 arriving 4-4.30pm along Denton Rd, sprint up New Brook St/Brook St and up to the Cow & Calf.

Sun 10 May

(moved back a week due to the Tour de Yorkshire & Ilkley Carnival on May 3)

The monthly food market celebrates the best food producers from within the LS29 region.

10am-3pm on The Grove. Runs February to December.

Sat 20 June

Ben Rhydding Community Fete

2-4pm.

Details to follow.

Sun 21 June

Ilkley Great Get Together

The Grove 12-4pm with music dancing games food and bunting

Thurs 13 to Mon 17 August

Ilkley Jazz Festival

7th year of Ilkley Jazz Festival with many events at venues around Ilkley.

Sat 10 April 2021

The Traveling Wilburys Songbook

Postponed from 15 Feb 2020

Barry Steele and a cast of fabulous singers and musicians explore the back catalogue of some of the most iconic artistes of the 80s, collectively they were known as The Traveling Wilburys, but individually they were each as famous and talented as the other.

Time; 7.30pm 

Tickets: £25.50

Venue: King's Hall, Station Rd, Ilkley

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