View all the upcoming local events near the Mercure Bradford, Bankfield Hotel.

Festivals taking place in the Bradford area

Festivals taking place in the Bradford area

Bradford Literature Festival 29th June – 8th July
Bradford Festival 13th – 15th July
Bingley Show 21st July
Bradford Classic Car/Motorcycle Rally 11th August
Bingley Music Live 31st August – 2nd September
Agricultural Show 1st September
Saltaire Festival 7th – 16th September
Literature Festival 28th September – 14th October
Steampunk 23rd – 25th November

 

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Brontë 200 – Celebrating the Brontës

Brontë 200 – Celebrating the Brontës

Bringing the Brontës to the world and the world to Yorkshire

Brontë200 is a five-year programme celebrating the bicentenaries of the births of four of the Brontës: Charlotte in 2016, Branwell in 2017, Emily in 2018 and Anne in 2020.  

In 2019, the Brontë Society will celebrate Rev Patrick Brontë,  200 years after he was invited to take up the role of parson in Haworth.There are plenty of events taking place and we hope that you will stay with us at Mercure Bradford, Bankfield Hotel as a base for your journey into Brontë country to find out more about the Brontë family and their legacy.

See the Brontë 200 website here