What's On

A full programme of special events takes place throughout the year, and businesses in the Centre regularly run craft workshops.


Events are subject to change or cancellation. If an event is cancelled due to circumstances beyond our control refunds will be considered on a case-by-case basis. If an event is cancelled in advance by BMBC a full refund will be offered. 

Refunds are not available on events tickets bought by mistake or due to changes in circumstance, if contacted more than 14 days before the event tickets can be swapped for another time/event or transferred. Please contact us for details.

For information about forthcoming events taking place at Cannon Hall and other Barnsley Museum sites please click the download below for our 2019 June - September What's On guide.

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Sat 24th Aug - Sun 25th Aug

Mind Body Spirit Event

Join us for a weekend of relaxation, inspiration and spiritual development. White Light Events have been bringing Mind Body and Spirit Events to the UK for 10 years and we took over the running of this event in August 2017.

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Sat 31st Aug

Mum and Baby Event

Showcasing a variety of stalls for you and your little one... Including 'baby friendly' taster sessions from Hartbeeps, craft stalls, health talks with professionals, food and drinks and much more!

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Sun 1st Sep

Unique Gift Fair

Unique Gift Fairs are pleased to announce their popular Craft and Gift Fair is back on Sunday 1 September in the Ironworks, with over 90 stalls selling a wide range of gifts and crafts from local Yorkshire businesses.

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Sun 8th Sep

Antiques Fair

Started in the 1990s the Elsecar Antiques Fair has become the largest monthly event of its kind in Yorkshire. Visitors will find lots of unique items across the entire collecting ranges.

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Tue 10th Sep

Toys, Train and Doll Fair

Following the huge success of the monthly Antique and Collectables Fair, Newcomen Fair have broadened their horizons with the addition of Toy, Train and Doll Fairs.

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Sat 14th Sep - Sun 15th Sep

Harvest Fest

Welcome to our fabulous Harvest Fest Family Fun Day!! This year Script Events will be taking over Elsecar Heritage Centre from the 14 to 15 September with a fun event for all the family, themed towards the Harvest Festival!

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