South Pennine Events & Festivals

From walking festivals to heritage weekends, family activities to specialist archaeology days, there really is something for everyone in the South Pennines, every day of the week, whatever the weather.

Here you will find a small sample of the events available, including those hosted by Pennine Prospects, such as the annual South Pennine Walk and Ride Festival which takes place every September. For more information about these please follow the links to the left or contact Kate Burnett at

Most of our partners also produce activity programmes across Calderdale, Bradford, Lancashire County Council and the National Trust. For more information about these please explore the links below.

What’s On: Events around Calderdale

Visit Bradford: Bradford Events

Visit Lancashire: What’s On

National Trust Events

Yorkshire Water United Utilities Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council National Farmers Union
South Pennines Association Lancashire County Council Pennine Heritage Kirklees Council Calderdale Council
Bradford District Council Northern Rail Natural England Environment Agency The National Trust