January round up of events

Brewdenell Beer Festival

Brudenell Social Club is hosting its annual ‘Brewdenell Beer Festival’ from Friday 12th to Sunday 14th January and they’ve promised a bigger and better one than ever before! They’re offering the biggest selection of Yorkshire and British breweries and a flowing variety of ‘around the world’ beers on keg, cask and bottle. Don’t worry about going hungry as you’ll be joined by a host of street food vendors and they will be serving Pieminister pies all weekend! (photo: Google)


Fatal Passions

Thinking of becoming more cultural with a new year’s resolution? This January sees the beginning of Opera North’s ‘Fatal Passions’ season with the choice of three Italian blockbusters: ‘Madama Butterfly’, ‘Don Giovanni’ and ‘Un ballo in maschera’. (photo: Google)


New York 90s

East 59th are hosting ‘New York 90s’ every Tuesday, starting next Tuesday 9th January. You can expect Hip Hop and cult pop classics Snoop Dog, House of Pain, Madonna, Kiss Kross and Salt & Pepper, alongside £5 cocktails all evening. (photo: East 59th)



With its debut in January 2016, Wharfest is returning to Leeds’ waterfront again this year from 3pm on January 27th! From acoustic acts in Candlebar, to live bands in The Hop and DJs ‘til late at Archie’s, Wharfest is promising to be bigger and better than ever…and all for free! You can also enjoy artisan gins, craft beers and authentic Japanese cuisine courtesy of Edo Sushi at Candlebar, a variety of ales at The Hop with a Jones’ Pie and creamy mash or indulge in a stone baked pizza at Archie’s. (photo: Google)