image for Festival item typeYorkshire Day at Pontefract Precinct

Unique Experiences, Tue 1 Aug 2017, free entry

Yorkshire Day

Yorkshire Day


Wakefield Council

01924 305569


West Yorkshire,

Events at this Venue

date event
Tue 1 Aug Yorkshire Day
Sun 8 Jul Pontefract Liquorice Festival


On Tuesday 1st August, Pontefract celebrates Yorkshire Day with fun for all the family.

Discover history and heritage, family entertainment and competitions.

Venues taking part in the Yorkshire Day celebrations include Pontefract Town Centre, Pontefract Castle, Friawood Valley Gardens, Pontefract Museum and St Giles Church.

Events include Welly Wanging, Flat Cap Throwing, Ponte Pooch Dog Competition, Family Entertainment, Magic Shows, Punch and Judy Shows, Crime Scene Detectives, Music and Dance, Historical Costumed Characters
Games and Archery, Eat Drink and Shop Merrily, Craft Stalls, Outdoor Market,
Food Stalls, Face Painting, Craft Activities, Story Telling, Donkey Rides, Birds of Prey, History and Heritage and Guided Walks.

Event details

Dates Times
Tue 1 Aug 2017


Free entry



See location of Pontefract Precinct on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SE 455219  Lat: 53.69156 Long: -1.31243