On June 29 - Pontefract Castle’s biggest classical event returns for 2024! Enjoy a magnificent evening of music and light as the team proudly present the West Yorkshire Symphony Orchestra. Bring along friends and loved ones to listen to moving melodies as the sun goes down over the Castle. The concert will end with a fantastic firework finale.On June 29 - Pontefract Castle’s biggest classical event returns for 2024! Enjoy a magnificent evening of music and light as the team proudly present the West Yorkshire Symphony Orchestra. Bring along friends and loved ones to listen to moving melodies as the sun goes down over the Castle. The concert will end with a fantastic firework finale.
On June 29 - Pontefract Castle’s biggest classical event returns for 2024! Enjoy a magnificent evening of music and light as the team proudly present the West Yorkshire Symphony Orchestra. Bring along friends and loved ones to listen to moving melodies as the sun goes down over the Castle. The concert will end with a fantastic firework finale.

Our Year 2024: Here are 12 top things to do in Wakefield, Pontefract and Castleford this June

As Our Year – Wakefield District 2024 continues its programme of 366 things to do in the Wakefield district, there’s lots going on throughout June.

Our Year is a year-long programme of spectacles, unique festivals, major events and community-led activities that will celebrate all that the Wakefield district has to offer from art, heritage, sport and music to food and drink.

And in June, there’s something for everyone, whether it’s Castleford’s Roman Festival, all the fun at Wrenthorpe Gala, vintage and classic cars at Wheelfest or an evening of music and light at Proms at the Castle 2024.

Some events need booking – visit www.experiencewakefield.co.uk to find out more.