Welcome to Experience Wakefield, your online portal for everything happening in the Wakefield district.

People enjoying a tug of war as part of A Grand Day Out, Wakefield

Free event

ON Sat 06 Aug 2022 - Mon 29 Aug 2022

Come experience A Grand Day Out, Wakefield’s summer festival on tour! Join us every weekend through the month of August as we bring A Gr...


When, where, what, how? Wakefield’s full of possibilities. Click below to start planning your next adventure.

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Top 11 Attractions in the Wakefield District

Discover, or rediscover, what makes Wakefield such an incredible destination with our top 11 best attractions.

20 Things You Didn’t Know About West Yorkshire

Think you know all there is to know about West Yorkshire? See if you knew all these tantalising titbits.

4 Walks around Wakefield

Enjoy a series of self-led walks around Wakefield illustrating some of our fascinating and rich heritage.

Brunch Spots in Wakefield

Brunch Spots in Wakefield

Brunch has never been more popular. There are loads of great locations to get your best-ever brunch all over the Wakefield district, so read on to discover our favourites. We may have ...

Welcome to the house that art built. The Art House provides time, space and support for artists, makers and creative businesses to develop their pr...
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The interior of Corarima restaurant, with wooden tables and traditional Abyssinian pendant lamps
The friendly team here at Corarima welcome you to join them in their vegan friendly, gluten free restaurant in the heart of Wakefield, and sample the sens...
A contemporary Thai, Vietnamese cuisine, Tết offers exquisite flavors delivered by head chef and his talented team using only the finest ingredients. ...
Be Kind Rewind – back to the 80s. Unlike any block buster you’ve seen before. A Local Video rental store with a dirty hidden secret… Wel...
Iris is a contemporary British restaurant located in the heart of Wakefield City Centre, close to the Cathedral and the Bull Ring fountains. Set up by Che...

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