Mirfield Arts Festival Attractions

Festival attractions

The Library

Saturday 15th July 2017

10:30-11:00 – Musica Mirfield Intermediate Wind Band (Library Garden)

10:30-12:30 – Library Lego Club (Library)

11:00 – The Famous Ski Band (Library Garden)

11:00 – Festival Walk Starts – NB This event is unsuitable for wheelchair users or people with walking or health issues (Meet in Library Garden

11:30-12:00 – Musica Mirfield Intermediate Wind Band (Library Garden)

12:30 – The Famous Ski Band (Supposed to be Library Garden)

14:00-14:30 – Musica Mirfield “Friday” Nightingales (Library Garden)

14:00-15:30 – “Tellin” t’ Tale’ (Library)

15:00-15:30 – Musica Mirfield “Friday” Nightingales (Library Garden)

15:30 – Firm Of PoetsNB May include adult content (Library)

Sunday 16th July 2017

11:00-11:30 – Musica Mirfield Intermediate Wind Band (Library Garden)

11:00 – “emag Kick Off” Paul’s Game for a Laugh (Library)

11:30-12:00 The Fastest One Man Band in the World (Library Garden) (Person Birds & The Fastest One Man Band In The World | Creative Scene)

12:00-12:30 – Musica Mirfield Intermediate Strings (Library Garden)

12:30-13:00 The Fastest One Man Band in the World (Library Garden)

13:00 – “Walking The Lights” Author Deborah Andrews (Library)

13:00 – The Spen Valley Scout & Guide Band (Library Garden)

14:00-16:30 – The Talking Zebras (Library)

14:30-15:15 – Maison Foo’s Person Birds (Library Garden)

14:00-15:00 – Callaloo Carnival Arts proudly presents “Mirfield Takes Flight!” – Carnival Parade (Starting at Mirfield Library, ending at St Pauls Church)

Event Page: http://goo.gl/ctL7yi

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/CallalooCarnivalArtsUK/?fref=mentions

 

Dress up as your favourite flyer and join in the Carnival Parade at 2pm from the Library Garden

Creative Arts Hub – All Weekend (10:30-16:00)

Saturday 15th July 2017

Robots, Rockets and Lunar Landscapes – Design & create your own junk sculpture models on a space theme & make stunning planetary backdrop

Sunday 16th July 2017

Enterprises & X-Wings – with expert help from our artists, create your favourite spaceships from the movies! 

Exhibitions

“Engage in Colour” – an exhibition by ARTbound. This exhibition aims to enhance the beauty in abstractions, with no theme other than to push creative limits and visually appeal to the audiences’ mind

Canadian artist Emei Ma presents a new series of works based on the Star Trek Universe – This will comprise a series of 5 hand carved commemorative wooden spoons. Each one having an emblem reaching out from semi-spherical “bowls” representing planets. 

Art Awards – a bookable Arts Award Discover opportunity

Young artists can book to complete this entry level course over the Saturday & Sunday of the Festival weekend (10:00am – 2:00pm both days). Details here

West Yorkshire Print Workshop

Saturday 15th July 2017 to Sunday 16th July 2017 – 10:30am – 4pm

Frogs, Bears and Unicorns – The Art of Children’s Illustration by Lisa Stubbs and Gillian Tyler

Saturday 15th July 2017 – 12 noon to 2pm

Teddy Bear PRINT-nic! 

St Paul’s Church

MAIN VENUE FOR THE STAR TREK EVENT – HOSTED BY TREKYARDS

LEEDS/BRADFORD STARFLEET will be involved in many of the activities

Friday 14th July 2017

1930 – Cinema night (St Paul’s Church)

Saturday 15th  and Sunday 16th July 2017 (10:30 – 16:30)

 

Saturday 15th July 2017 – 19:30pm – Cabaret Evening  (St Paul’s Church)

All Weekend @ St Paul’s Garden

Outdoor Games – For children aged 1 to 101. Jenga to Swing ball (parental supervision required)

Tumble Bees (Kirklees & Calder) – Pre-School Gymnastics for children 0-5 years (parental supervision required)

Saturday 15th July 2017

14:00 onwards – West Yorkshire Drama Academy (St Paul’s Garden)

14:30 – The Amazing Ski Band (St Paul’s Garden)

Sunday 16th July 2017

11:30 onwards – West Yorkshire Drama Academy (St Paul’s Garden)

11:30-12:15 – Maison Foo’s Person Birds (St Paul’s Garden)

13:00-13:45 – Maison Foo’s Person Birds (St Paul’s Garden)

13:45-14:15 – The Fastest One Man In The World (St Paul’s Garden)

15:00 – Mirfield Callaloo Arts Carnival Parade; Finale “Mirfield Takes Flight” – (St Paul’s Garden)

15:30 – The East Steel Band – (St Paul’s Garden)

16:30 – Barbeque & Brass – (St Paul’s Garden)

Safe Anchor Trust (All Weekend – 10:30-16:00)

FREE CANAL TRIPS – SAILINGS LEAVE APPROX EVERY 30 MINUTES

PASSENGERS REQUIRING EXTRA HELP – PLEASE SPEAK TO A STEWARD WHO WILL BE HAPPY TO HELP

Woodturning Club – Sunday 16th July 2017 ONLY

Salvation Army Hall – Saturday 15th July 2017 ONLY

Mirfield Martial Arts Club – Sunday 16th July 2017 ONLY

Skyfall – All Weekend

 

 

See our FREE festival brochure which is available at the library or www.mirfieldmaltings.co.uk for full details.
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