What's on guide

​​​​​​​See what's on or

Add your own ​event >>​​​

​​Other events

Castle events​​

Countryside events

Library events​

Search the What's On Guide

What's On in the Next 7 days (19 Aug 2017 - 26 Aug 2017)
19 Aug 2017
A monthly session for aspiring young curators, aged 8-13? Get hands-on with the collection. Email us to find our how to join.
19 Aug 2017
Get your flips flops ready and sharpen up your sand castle making skills as the seaside makes an exciting return to Castleford this August. Our seaside events are entertaining days out for the whole family. There's something for everyone at this year's events.
23 Aug 2017
The Emporer's new clothes. Based on the timeless Hans Christian Andersen storyThe Emperor is a lovely man, but he’s not the best judge of character, and is often surrounded by idiots. What keeps him sane is the monthly Grand Parade at which he wears his newest outfit.
24 Aug 2017
New to using archives or stuck on a piece of research? Book a 45 minute slot with one of our Archive team to help guide you through using our fascinating collections.Booking required slots at 10am, 11am, 1pm
25 Aug 2017
Come and join us and enjoy a donkey ride for £2.50
26 Aug 2017
Come and join us and enjoy a donkey ride for £2.50
1 Mar 2017 - 1 Dec 2018
Chesneys Café at the Chesneys Centre in Featherstone open to the public from 8.30 a.m. - 2.30 p.m. Monday to Friday serving delicious, affordable homemade food and snacks. Call into the café at the centre and receive a friendly welcome.
22 May 2017 - 30 Aug 2017
Would you like to do a FREE maths orEnglish course? Did you not achieve maths or English at school and would like another opportunity to re-try? Do you need maths or English for caree or job opportunities? If so please contact 01977 723484 (op 1) to book a place on an assessment in order to be signposted onto a class.
17 Jul 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
Wakefield Adult and Community Education Service are enrolling NOW!! Just some of the courses available:Introduction to Autism, Paediatric First Aid, Maths, English, Bookkeeping, British Sign Language, Sewing, Cake Decorating, Food Safety plus lots more. Please enquire.
1 Aug 2017 - 29 Aug 2017
Family friendly, make and take craft activities inspired by our collections. Drop in event, 10.30am – 3pmTuesday 1st, Tuesday 8th, Tuesday 15th, Tuesday 22nd and Tuesday 29th August
18 Aug 2017 - 18 Dec 2017
The summer blockbuster season has arrived and there’s a wealth of great films showing at Cineworld Castleford to entertain the whole family over the summer holidays!Family tickets are for groups of four with up to two adults. By booking a family ticket families will get a discount on the total price, working out cheaper than purchasing four tickets individual tickets.To continue in the spirit of summer fun, families can head down to Cineworld Castleford on w/c 21st August to experience Cineworld’s very own GIF photo booth! Take photos with your loved ones and take copies home or share on social.