June events: Enjoy classical music at Proms in the Castle

Pontefract, West Yorkshire

Visit the atmospheric ruins of Pontefract Castle for an outdoor classical music performance with a firework finale.

The remains of Pontefract Castle in West Yorkshire host a truly memorable night with a selection of patriotic and stomping classical music from the West Yorkshire Symphony Orchestra.

The historic castle's inner bailey becomes a theatre and picnic arena for the evening while the remains of the Keep act as a launch pad for a spectacular fireworks finale. Take a picnic and relax in a comfortable spot for an unforgettable display of music and colour.

Pontefract is a historic market town in West Yorkshire, a 10-mile (16km) journey by road east from the city of Wakefield, which is 2 hours north of London by train.

Proms in the Castle at Pontefract Castle 2019 takes place on 22 June.

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