Festival Venues – and visiting Hebden Bridge
Please arrive 10-15 mins before the start of the event to avoid delays.
The Town Hall (“TH”) is our main venue and Festival Hub of the festival, where you can get tickets, information, food and drinks.
Festival hub info desk will be open:
Friday 6pm-8pm Saturday 10am:30-5:30pm Sunday 10:30am-5:30pm.
The Festival Café will be open all weekend – see below.
The venues of the Dance Festival (from north to south):
Calderdale Yoga Centre [CY]
The hall is about 6m x 7m big, located on the 1st floor. No shoes please.
Address: Unit 2, Hangingroyd Lane, Hebden Bridge, HX7 7DD
(on the right side, upper end of Hangingroyd Lane, above the tattoo shop)
Car parking: pay & display on the roads until 6pm
Combined Arts [CA]
This venue is only used on Saturday morning 11am for the ‘Little Rascals’ workshop.
Address: Valley Road (1st floor, above the ‘Antiques Centre’), Suite 4, Unit 8 Pennine Industrial Park, HX7 7BZ
(just past Shepherd’s Garage and the Gymn on the right)
Town Hall, Waterfront [TH]
The Town Hall with café and terrace will be our festival hub.
The Waterfront Hall is about 11m x 12 m big. Wheelchair access from the main entrance via lift (from level 1 to level 0)
Address: St. George’s Street, Hebden Bridge, HX7 7BY
Pay & display car parking on streets and car parks opposite (they are usually full) www.hebdenbridgetownhall.org.uk
The Festival hub info desk will be open Friday 6pm-8pm,
Saturday 10:30-5:30pm & Sunday 10:30-5:30pm.
Town Hall – Festival Café
You are invited to use the Festival Café to eat, drink and meet other dancers and dance leaders.
The café will serve proper food as well as the usual drinks and treats. Water is supplied for free.
The terrace is adjoining to the café facing the river, inviting dancers to use it in the programme breaks.
Café Opening Times:
Fri 20th Oct: Food available from 8.30am-7pm, drinks until 9pm
Sat 21st Oct: Food available from 9am -7pm, drinks until 10pm
Sun 22nd Oct: Food available from 10am – 7pm, drinks until 9pm
The Methodist Church hall [MC]
Please note: strictly no alcoholic drinks in the premises!
This ground floor hall has a wooden floor and a little stage. the seize is about 11m x 7m.
There is a ramp giving ease of access for anyone with a disability, particularly wheelchair users, directly to the hall. The church will serve drinks for a small fee.
Address: Methodist Church, Market Street / Hebble End, Hebden Bridge, HX7 8EU (opposite the Co-Op).
There’s free car parking for about 12 cars on the premises.
Riverside School Community Room [RS]
This hall was newly refurbished in September 2016.
Seize: 12m x 6m, ground floor. Wheelchair accessible.
Free car parking behind the school (drive entrance opposite the post office – you will need a key fob from us to gain access)
Address: Holme Street (at the very end of the street, left entrance opp. the Little Theatre, next to the canal), Hebden Bridge HX7 8EE
Visiting Hebden Bridge
We recommend to come by public transport – our venues are within 5-10 walking distance from the station.
Please bring some time to explore over 50 pubs, cafes, tea rooms & restaurants and amazing unique and quirky shops.
Visit: Hebden Bridge Visitor Centre
There are excellent train links to Manchester-Victoria, Leeds, Bradford and Preston, and all trains stop here.
Why not stay over night? We have several B&Bs and many private homes are available through AirBnB