From scarecrows to wrestling, there's something for everyone this weekend.

7 fun events for all the family this weekend in and around Wakefield

If you're wanting something to do with the family this hot and sunny weekend look no further.

Wakefield has plenty of fun events on Saturday and Sunday for all the family to enjoy. Here's what's happening and where:

Saturday, Denhale Active Recreation Centre. 2pm-6pm.  FREE. Sports, games, donkey rides, bouncy castle, BBQ, fire brigade and police will also be there to chat.

1. Flanshaw family fun day

Saturday, Denhale Active Recreation Centre. 2pm-6pm. FREE. Sports, games, donkey rides, bouncy castle, BBQ, fire brigade and police will also be there to chat.
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South Hiendley will host its scarecrow festival on Saturday. There will be a scarecrow hunt, face painting and refreshments in and around the parish hall.

2. Scarecrow Festival

South Hiendley will host its scarecrow festival on Saturday. There will be a scarecrow hunt, face painting and refreshments in and around the parish hall.
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Highways England's open day is on Saturday. Emergency service vehicles, tombola, face painting, meet staff. 10am-3pm at Calder Park.

3. Open Day

Highways England's open day is on Saturday. Emergency service vehicles, tombola, face painting, meet staff. 10am-3pm at Calder Park.
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Live acts will perform in Ossett's market place on Saturday from 10am. Music at the Market Festival will host acts along with Gawthorpe Maypole dancers. Free event.

4. Live bands

Live acts will perform in Ossett's market place on Saturday from 10am. Music at the Market Festival will host acts along with Gawthorpe Maypole dancers. Free event.
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