Haworth events

Haworth and the surrounding Bronte country is the location of a large number of popular tourist attractions. Additionally there are many special events in both Haworth village and the surrounding areas. Listed below are some of the most popular.

Haworth 1940’s Weekend

1940'S Home Guard 2 Held in May each year this has become one of Haworths most popular weekends when the street steps back to the war time years celebrating the best of a hard time. The authenticity & costumes are something to behold with music & a Vera Lynn on every corner.

There are many dances held throughout the weekend with one at the Old White Lion on the Friday Evening organsied by The WR 28 Haworth Home Guard who use the Hotel as a Base throughout the year with monthly meetings & dances all year.

For more information about the dance & what the WR 28s’ do just click there link above.

For more information about the weekend dances & time tabling of events use the button for 1940’s event to the Haworth Village Association.

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Haworth SteampunkEvent Haworth

A two-day festival in Haworth celebrating the increasingly popular Steampunk movement and attracts hundreds of aficionados from across the country.

Haworth Halloween Weekend


Visit Haworth in the run up to halloween for a weekend of entertainment & family fun. Join the parade of ghost, witches & monsters.

Bronte Vintage Gathering


The Bronte Vintage Gathering is a popular Country Show and Steam Rally which takes place on the second weekend in May. A Charity event raising money for Sue Ryder.

Haworth Christmas Events


Famous Christmas Events including Scroggling the Holly & the Tourchlight Weekends to name a few. For more information follow the links to the Official Haworth Village Association

The Hotel will as ever nearer the time post its own web page outlining Menus, Dances, Christmas Day & New Years Eve etc.

Haworth related links:

Haworth & Church Visit Bronte Country For more details on forthcoming events and attractions, Where to eat, drink & Stay
Haworth Station Keighley & Worth Valley Railway Famous for the filming location of the ‘Railway Children.’ The KWVR steam railway makes a great day out. Step back in time & enjoy a train ride through the heart of Bronte country
haworth-parsonage[1] Bronte Parsonage Museum Former home of the Bronte Sisters – Informative site about the lives & novels of probaley Britains most famous literary family
Cliffe castle 1 Cliffe Castle The Spectacular mansion of the Keighleys Victorian millionaire, mill owner & Textile manufacturer Henry Isaac Butterfield – now a local history museum certainly worth a visit.
east rid East Riddlesden Hall National Trust property – 17th Century West Riding Merchant’s Manor House with formal & wild gardens, duck pond & grounds
haworth-main-street[1] Haworth Village Information Enlightening site about Haworth another link in case you missed it the fist time. All you need to know about the area – what,where & when.
Keighley 2[1] Keighley TownTalk Town Talk is a guide taking you through the town centre, with everything you need to know to make your visit more enjoyable.