Guides

On this page, we bring together the best local voices to create curated experiences across the Wakefield district. 

Experience Wakefield

Highlight Guides

20 Things You Can Only Do in West Yorkshire

We’ve come up with the ultimate list of experiences, attractions and events you’ll only find in West Yorkshire; featuring top recommendations and insider tips.

Calder Vale Hotel

Beer Gardens in Wakefield

From quirky city centre bars to country classic pubs, we’ve rounded up some of the best beer gardens in the Wakefield district. Cheers!

Summer Highlights

There are lots of great things to see and do this Summer in the Wakefield District! Here are our highlights.

Outdoor Music This Summer in Wakefield

It’s summer, and that means one thing: outdoor music! Grab your glow sticks, your sunglasses and your wellies (well, you never know in this country!) as we round up all the brigh...

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    Nature & Outdoors

    Our Year

    Shopping

There are lots of great things to see and do this Summer in the Wakefield District! Here are our highlights.
Pugneys Country Park
If you’re looking to dip your toes into all the things the Wakefield district has to offer this summer, these Wakefie...
24 Hours in The Merrie City
There’s so much to do in Wakefield that it’s not easy to see it all in a day! So to help you make the most of our wonderful city, here’s a handy itin...
Wakefield’s reputation as a city of sculpture is headline news. We’re renowned for remarkable artists and...
Award-winning art and sculpture, fascinating history and heritage, innovative food and drink venues, a vibrant live music scene, breathtaking green s...
Experience Wakefield