Barnsley Town Centre

23 September 2023 - 24 September 2023

Barnsley’s Big Weekend – Fri 14 to Sun 16 July 2023

The town centre’s summer celebration of outdoors art, sport and entertainment – including Mayor’s Day street theatre shows and walkabouts, Pride Barnsley, sports activities and new Brassed On music festival of brass bands featuring the world-renowned Grimethorpe Colliery Band.

The Glass Works and Barnsley Civic Garden Party – Sat 23 and Sun 24 September 2023
The Garden Party is an annual free festival of street theatre, dance and circus festival. The festival aims to engage families in Barnsley with high-quality, nationally respected outdoor arts and showcase the artistic offer available at Barnsley Civic to audiences from Barnsley and beyond.

Barnsley Bright Nights – Fri 24 and Sat 25 November 2023
Barnsley Bright Nights is our signature winter lights festival which includes the Christmas Lights Switch-On, illuminated parade and art installations across Barnsley town centre.

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Without Walls Shows at Barnsley Town Centre