Halifax Heritage Festival 2018

Halifax North & East Blog

The 2018 Halifax Heritage Festival is taking place between Saturday 18 August and Sunday 16 September across the town centre, local villages, and local market towns.

Coordinated by Halifax Business Improvement district (B.I.D) approx 20 heritage sites are hosting events and activities during the festival with over 60 walks, talks, tours, viewings and exhibitions taking place.

Most events are free of charge to attend, a limited few have a small cost or donation requirement.

You can expect family activities, children’s events, evening talks and lunch time walks, with historical lectures, ghostly tales, hidden gems, and uncovered tombs being included in the Festival.

Running alongside the already renowned Heritage Open Days, the Halifax Heritage Festival offers many unique events taking place, there’s something for all ages.

For the first time this year, the festival is extending beyond the original long weekend, giving you even more opportunity to get involved in heritage…

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