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Things to do for Christmas in Huddersfield 2022


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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! Huddersfield and it’s surrounding areas are always full of festive activities for all. Here are some events in Huddersfield you can attend to get into the festive spirit this Christmas.

Christmas Wreath Making

Lawrence Batley Theatre

December 10th, 12:00pm – 2:00pm

What better way to decorate your home than making your own festive wreath! Get crafty with a hot chocolate in one hand and a mince pie in the other and create a beautiful willow wreath using all natural materials. Wear your best Christmas Jumper! Book your place here

Huddersfield Christmas Markets

Huddersfield Open Market

December 11th, 10:00am – 4:00pm

There is set to be 60+ stalls selling food, drinks and festive gifts. Live music will also be accompanying the event with local artist, Mason Whittle. Everyone is welcome and it is free to attend! Check out the markets at your own pace and bring your friends.

Winter Jumper Customisation Workshop 

Unit 18, The Piazza

December 17th

A workshop delivered by Thread Republic, try out some hand-sewing techniques to up cycle your Christmassy garments, sustainability is all year round! There are several 1 our slots running throughout the day: 10am-11am, 12noon-1pm and 2pm-3pm with festive refreshments and lots of seasonal tunes. Secure your spot.

Christmas Concert 

Lawrence Batley Theatre

December 19th, 7:30pm start

Watch the Down for the Count Concert Orchestra swing into Christmas with orchestral adaptations of all your favourite Xmas classics. Book your ticket via the LBT website here.

Christmas at DIGS

Many of you may be spending Christmas in student accommodation, away from family and friends this year. It is still possible to indulge in festivities when at University. Your Student’s Union as well as your halls of residence will be hosting lots of events. At DIGS, we have a free Christmas Dinner and Quiz, a Fused Glass Christmas Workshop, a Festive Cocktail / Mocktail Masterclass and more!

For more information on Christmas events in Huddersfield, click here.

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