Community Activities 

Keep your eyes peeled to this website over the coming weeks as we start to announce community activities, workshops, lectures, performances, exhibitions, tours and talks for The Brighouse Arts Festival.

Community Activities, Lectures, and Workshops are a large aspect of The Brighouse Arts Festival with theatre workshops, nature trails, community gardening and historical talks –there’s lots for all ages to enjoy.

Roger Hitchen | Art Exhibition

Roger has worked all his professional life in first Further and Higher Education in Art and Design. In 2009 he retired from this and now he devotes much of his time to art and photography. He attendes local life drawing groups and through this developed an interest in...

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EUREKA! – Digital Art Workshop – Drop-In

EUREKA! Digital Art Activities EUREKA! The National Children's Museum (yes, that's right THE National Children's Museum) are running a FREE drop-in session on Saturday 13th October as part of the Brighouse Arts Festival. Families, Children and Young People...

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Portrait Exhibition

Portraits Exhibition at Smith Art Gallery An exhibition of works from Calderdale Museums’ Collections at Smith Art Gallery. Image: Lady in Brown c.1936 by William Bruce Ellis Ranken. © Calderdale Museums This exhibition runs the full length of the festival week and we...

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Exploring Wellness | Healthy Minds Workshop

We are hosting this event with Healthy Minds / Calderdale Wellbeing. Exploring Wellness This workshop is free, though booking is essential.   In this workshop we will work as a group to create a large collage which represents 'wellness'. Working with colour,...

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Spectacle Son et Lumière | Art Installation | Free

Spectacle Son et Lumière Art Installation FREE DROP-IN Artist, LAVERACK, is creating a unique one-off art installation for Brighouse Arts Festival 2018. FREE to attend, drop-in and suitable for all ages. Children will love the space, adults will love the photos for...

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Build a Miniature Garden | Craft Session for Children

Build your own Miniature Garden returns to the Brighouse Arts Festival after last year’s hugely successful craft activity at Kershaw’s Garden Centre in association with Incredible Edible Brighouse CIC. Saturday 13th October 2018. 1pm & 2pm. £3.

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