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16th - 25th June 2017

Your Visit

Holmfirth has some narrow streets, steps and cobbles in places and it can be difficult for people with limited mobility to get around. If you have any particular needs and you think we can help please email info@holmfirthartsfestival.co.uk and we will do our best to make suitable arrangements for you.

Accommodation

Holmfirth’s Tourist Information Centre can provide full information on a range of accommodation options in the local area, from bed and breakfasts to self catering and camping. Call 01484 221001 for more information, or visit the Holmfirth tourist information centre here

Venues and Accessibility

Barnaby’s Nursery

Mearhouse Farm, Sheffield Road, Holmfirth, HD9 7HA
Not suitable for pushchairs or wheelchairs.

Choppards Mission

Choppards Bank Road, Holmfirth, HD9 2DA
There are several steps up to the door, with a handrail.

Holy Trinity Church (Hepworth)

Dean Bridge Lane, Hepworth, HD9 1TR
Fully accessible.

Holy Trinity Church (Holmfirth)

Towngate, Holmfirth, HD9 1HA
There are two steps from the pavement into the church courtyard. A ramp is provided to provide wheelchair access to the church – stewards will assist you.

Picturedrome

Market Walk, Holmfirth, HD9 7DA
Fully accessible.

Tap House

3a Victoria Square, Holmfirth, HD9 2DN
Stairs to upstairs workshop space (no lift)

Up Country (upstairs)

58 Huddersfield Road, Holmfirth, HD9 3AZ
Stairs to upstairs area.

Victoria Park

Off Huddersfield Road, Holmfirth (behind Library and Tourist Information Centre)
Fully accessible but steep climb either through park or up Cooper Lane

Links to other local events

Holmfirth Festival of Folk (6th – 8th May 2016) – takes place in the local pubs and on the streets of Holmfirth, most events are free but collections will be taken. The only paid events are the concerts in the Old Bridge function room and the Ceilidh. The line-up will include old festival favourites and lots of new or local talent. 

Holmfirth Film Festival (21st – 27th May 2016) -presents an exciting programme of this year’s films from both here and abroad, award winning movies, the great films from last year that escaped attention, the lost gems of British cinema and those that we simply believe you have got to see. Events take place in quirky venues throughout the area, including major talks on film.

The Art Market (One day events 12th & 22nd June 2016) brings the very best art, design and contemporary craft for sale and commission from selected makers. Plus café area, installations, demonstrations and live music. Warm and friendly, creative and inspiring, The Art Market is a great chance to meet the makers.

Holmfirth Artweek (3rd – 9th July 2016) is a local event with a national reputation. The majority of the exhibitors are from this area but large numbers of visitors come from all over the country to view and to buy.  Holmfirth Artweek is a fundraising event, with all proceeds being donated to Macmillan Cancer Support.

For more information on Holmfirth and its many festivals and events, visit the Holmfirth Events site.

Upcoming Events

June, 2016

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17 - 24JuneFriday

'The Most Difficult Thing Ever' | Exhibition
Free entry
9:30 am - 5:00 pm (24) 58 Huddersfield Road, Holmfirth, HD9 3AZUp Country (upstairs)Event Type:ArtFree EventSpoken Word

17 - 26JuneFriday

Art In The Woods | Installation
Free entry
6:00 pm - 5:00 pm (26) Greave Road, Holmfirth HD9 2AQHolme Styes ReservoirEvent Type:ArtFamilyFree EventOutdoors

17 - 26JuneFriday

'Recorded Delivery' | Installation
Free entry
6:00 pm - 6:00 pm (26) HolmfirthEvent Type:Free Event

17JuneFriday

Art In The Woods | Exhibition launch
Free entry
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Greave Road, Holmfirth HD9 2AQHolme Styes ReservoirEvent Type:ArtFamilyFree EventOutdoors