The Gala takes place on the Saturday 9th June and officially opens when the Procession arrives at the Gala ground between 1:00 and 1:30pm. The ground is open from 12:00, with most stalls / attractions being fully staffed once the Procession arrives at Manor Heath.
The procession sets off from Eureka! car park at 12:30 and got through Halifax town centre to Manor Heath around 1:30. Much of the route is signed. The full route is available. Some road closures are in place for 6AM look out for our advance warning signs in the town. Most road closures though ate only in place while the processions passes, please be paicant and follow the instuction of our taffic management agents, the police and our volunteers,
We will work with West Yorkshire Police, Calderdale Council, all Halifax Bus Companies, Taxi Association and Green Light Taffic Managment to minimise disruption."