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Marsden Yorkshire Day Weekend Celebrations 2022

About the event

On the weekend of the 5th, 6th and 7th of August there will be events taking place throughout the village, arranged by Marsden Community Trust, Marsden Walkers are Welcome, Friends of Marsden Library, Electric Cinema Theatre, Huddersfield Literature festival, and various local businesses.

Includes stalls in the Mechanics, family treasure hunt, duck race, tractor display, film, karaoke and much more on the Saturday, and a led walk, and Marsden Market on the Sunday. There are also speaker events on Friday evening and Sunday afternoon in the Mechanics.

Please click on the link under Further Information for more details.

Dates and venues

  • Friday 5 August 2022 - 7:00pm, An evening with Duncan Stone , cricket historian - in the Mechanics.
  • Saturday 6 August 2022 - 11:00am, Stalls in the Mechanics, family treasure hunt, duck race, tractor display, film, karaoke and much more.
  • Sunday 7 August 2022 - 10:00am, Walk (6.5 miles / 3.5 hours over rough, hilly ground) starts 10am; Marsden Market – all around the village from 12 pm – 5 pm; and an afternoon with Anita Sethi, author, in the Mechanics at 3pm.

Further information



Children up to age 12 (including family events) Events suitable for children up to around aged 12, also family events.
Festivals and galas Stunning festivals and events to delight the senses and celebrate the richness of our many cultures, communities and interests. Also events linked to Christmas and bonfire night.
Learning and interest Events related to education and careers, as well as learning for fun. Also, talks, guided walks, and events of historical or other interest.
Walks, rides and conservation Please see under Events for walks, cycle and horse rides and conservation activities. From short town trails, to strolls around charming valleys and hikes across the Pennine moors, there's usually something for everyone.