Forthcoming Events

JANUARY 2018 – JANUARY 2019
DateEventLocationPriceContact
JANUARY
Wed 10Wakefield MAG AGM7:30pm for a prompt 8:00pm start in the Grey Horse, Kirkgate, WakefieldWakefield MAG Rep
Wed 31Wakefield MAG Social Night - Event: Darts Tournament20:30 in the Grey Horse, Kirkgate, WakefieldWakefield MAG Rep
FEBRUARY
Sun 11Leeds MAG Fred Hill RunThe Run will leave Squires Cafe Bar at Newthorpe at 11.00 prompt. The Run will proceed via Sherburn, Tadcaster, Boston Spa, Collingham, Harewood and Arthington to the Sun Inn at Norwood. N.B. This run is liable to cancellation in the event of snow and/or ice on the day (for safety reasons), therefore, check the Leeds MAG website prior to setting off

For those wishing to travel in from Wakefield, you can meet at Redbeck Cafe on Doncaster Road, where we will be leaving at 10:00am, for the ride over to Squires to join up with the rest of the run participants.
Wakefield MAG Rep
leeds.mag-uk.org/
www.facebook.com/groups/306110975566
MARCH
Wed 7Wakefield MAG 14th Post Christmas Auction

Bring along all your unwanted Christmas presents, together with other stuff you no longer want, or have the room for, donate them to the branch, and we auction them off to the highest bidder. Proceeds from the auction will again be split (2/3 to the MAG Fighting Fund, 1/3 to a charitable cause(s). Be there early, with viewing from 07:00 onwards, and the auction starting at 08:00 prompt (and don't forget to bring your unwanted Christmas pressies !!!).
8:00pm in the Grey Horse, Kirkgate, WakefieldWakefield MAG Rep
Sun 18
Event Cancelled
**** Rideout Cancelled due to adverse weather forecast ****
Wakefield MAG Rideout (Destination: TBC)
Meet 8:30am (leaving at 09:00am) at Redbeck Cafe, 339 Doncaster Road, Crofton, Wakefield, WF4 1RTWakefield MAG Rep
Sat 24An Evening in Leeds with Elspeth Beard (the first British woman to motorcycle around the world)20:00 at Squires Cafe Bar, Newthorpe£10 (Tickets from Leeds MAG or Squires)Wakefield MAG Rep
leeds.mag-uk.org/product/an-evening-with-elsbeth-24th-march-2018/
Sun 25Wakefield Hospice 10K Race (Wakefield MAG providing Mobile Race Marshals)Starting from Thornes Park. Marshals assemble at 08:30 on Lawefield Land. Race starts at 09:00 Wakefield MAG Rep
Wed 28Wakefield MAG Bingo Night
Eyes Down for a Fun Filled Night of Bingo !!!
Cash and Prize Bingo, and lot's of hilarity guaranteed.
All profits to the MAG Fighting Fund
20:00 at the Grey Horse, Kirkgate, Wakefield20p per ticketWakefield MAG Rep
APRIL
Sun 1 - Sat 7The Daft Way Up MAG Fundraiser

The Daft Way Up is a MAG fundraising ride from Lands End to John O Groats on inappropriate motorcycles in aid of MAG and Macmillan Nurses to do it. We are traveling on A and B roads (learner friendly), covering 150 mile days and the trip should take one week. The exact route can be found on the Daft Way Up Diary Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/daftwayup. This Diary Page will also feature live progress feeds, so you can follow our madcap journey in 'real time'.
Lands End Visitor Centre at 9am on Sunday 1st April 2018Wakefield MAG Rep
https://www.facebook.com/events/711034009087042/
https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/mag-daft-way-up
www.facebook.com/daftwayup
Sun 15Wakefield MAG Rideout (Destination: Motorcycle Theft Awareness Ride in Hull)
Our rideout for April will be to participate in the Motorcycle Theft Awareness Ride in Hull. We will take a learner friendly route from Wakefield over to the Priory Park - Park & Ride site in Hull, to meet up with our fellow Motorcycle Theft Awareness Ride participants from the various other corners of Yorkshire (and beyond).
Meet at Redbeck Cafe, Doncaster Road, Crofton from 07:30 onwards, leaving at 08:00. Motorcycle Theft Awareness Ride then sets off from Priory Park - Park & Ride at 10:00.Wakefield MAG Rep
Sat 21Wakefield MAG 16th Birthday Bash at the Dogs (Dog Racing Night)

'Trap Six' Party Booking at the Dogs, for which you get Admission (including race programme), any 2 drinks from the bar, Any meal from the Bistro, £2 Tote bet and a reserved table all evening - a great way to celebrate our 16th Birthday !!! An absolute bargain and an absolute hoot
Kinsley Greyhound Stadium£18 (needs to be paid in full at the time of booking)Wakefield MAG Rep
www.kinsleydogs.co.uk
Wed 25Wakefield MAG Social Night - Event: TBC20:30 in the Grey Horse, Kirkgate, WakefieldWakefield MAG Rep
MAY
Fri 4 – Sun 6Into The Valley Rally 2018Sledmere (Heated Bar & Entertainments Area !!!!)Ticket Price £25 Pre-Book Onlywww.intothevalley.co.uk
BH Mon 7Wakefield MAG Bike Show at the Wakefield Gala

There will be multiple Show Categories / Awards, catering for all types of Bike, Scooter, Combination & Trike
Bike Show
Clarence Park, Wakefield. Show to be judged at 14:30, Entry into show from 09:30 onwards (Gala officially opens at 10:00)Wakefield MAG Rep
Sun 13Wakefield MAG Rideout (Destination: 'On Your Marques' model car museum, on the East Coast of Lincolnshire)Meet 8:30am (leaving at 09:00am) at Redbeck Cafe, 339 Doncaster Road, Crofton, Wakefield, WF4 1RTEntrance Cost: Adults: £4.00. Concessions: £3.50Wakefield MAG Rep
www.on-your-marques.com
Wed 30Wakefield MAG Social Night - Event: Martin's Music Quiz20:30 in the Grey Horse, Kirkgate, WakefieldWakefield MAG Rep
JUNE
Sun 10Wakefield MAG Rideout (Destination: TBC)Meet 8:30am (leaving at 09:00am) at Redbeck Cafe, 339 Doncaster Road, Crofton, Wakefield, WF4 1RTWakefield MAG Rep
Fri 15 – Sun 17Farmyard Party Rally 2018Duncombe Estate, Helmsley, North YorkshireTicket Prices: £37 Pre-Book; £50 OTGwww.farmyardparty.co.uk
Thu 21Wakefield MAG visit to Sheffield Speedway (Sheffield Tigers vs Glasgow Tigers)Meet 19:00 onwards at Owlerton Stadium, Penistone Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S6 2DE (on the A61 just past Sheffield Wednesday's gound heading into Sheffield).Speedway Entrance Cost: Adults (aged 17 and over): £16.00. Concessions (over 65s): £13.00 with IDWakefield MAG Rep
www.sheffieldspeedway.co/
Wed 27Wakefield MAG Bingo Night
Eyes Down for a Fun Filled Night of Bingo !!!
Cash and Prize Bingo, and lot's of hilarity guaranteed.
All profits to the MAG Fighting Fund
20:00 at the Grey Horse, Kirkgate, Wakefield20p per ticketWakefield MAG Rep
JULY
Sun 1Wakefield MAG Memorial Rideout (Destination: Tan Hill, Buttertubs & Hawes)Meet 8:30am (leaving at 09:00am) at Redbeck Cafe, 339 Doncaster Road, Crofton, Wakefield, WF4 1RTWakefield MAG Rep
Fri 6Fleur de Lys Classic Vehicle Show4pm-8pm, Clarence Park, WakefieldFree for spectatorsWakefield MAG Rep
fleurdelyscvs.org/
Wed 11***** No Wakefield MAG Meeting *****
No Wakefield MAG meeting on Wednesday 11th July as it clashes with 22 millionaires kicking a ball about for 90 minutes and our HQ has the match on so we wouldn't be able to hold an audible meeting anyway due to the backgound noise
Wakefield MAG Rep
Sun 22Mods and Rockers themed Romeo & Juliet outdoor play5pm, Sir Nigel Gresley Square, Waterdale, Doncaster, Yorkshire, DN1 3BU£14.50 (£10 under 26)Wakefield MAG Rep
Book tickets at: <www.castindoncaster.com/Event/romeo-and-juliet
Wed 25Wakefield MAG Social Night - Event: Takeaway Night20:30 in the Grey Horse, Kirkgate, WakefieldWakefield MAG Rep
Sun 29Wakefield MAG Learner Rideout (Destination: TBC)Meet 8:30am (leaving at 09:00am) at Redbeck Cafe, 339 Doncaster Road, Crofton, Wakefield, WF4 1RT. Wakefield MAG Rep
AUGUST
Fri 3 – Sun 5Yorkshire Pudding Rally 2018Escrick Estate off the A19 just above SelbyTicket Price: £25 pre-book onlywww.yorkshirepuddingrally.co.uk
TBCWakefield MAG Evening Rideout (Destination: TBC)Meet 18:00 (leaving at 18:15) at Redbeck Cafe, 339 Doncaster Road, Crofton, Wakefield, WF4 1RT£15Wakefield MAG Rep
Wed 29Wakefield MAG Social Night - Event: TBC20:30 in the Grey Horse, Kirkgate, WakefieldWakefield MAG Rep
Fri 31 - Sun 2 (Sep)NE MAG's 28th Stormin' The Castle 2018Witton Castle Country Park, Witton-Le-Wear, Bishop Auckland, County Durham, DL14 0DETicket Price: £30; Saturday only tickets (pre-book only) £20Wakefield MAG Rep
www.storminthecastle.co.uk
SEPTEMBER
Sun 9Wakefield MAG Rideout (Destination: TBC)Meet 8:30am (leaving at 09:00am) at Redbeck Cafe, 339 Doncaster Road, Crofton, Wakefield, WF4 1RT. Wakefield MAG Rep
Fri 14 - Sun 16Spat out of Hull

Quality food and beer, bands on Friday and Saturday, rock DJ both nights. Trade Stands
Down the dale at Duncolme park, Helmsley (The old Farmyard site)Ticket Price: £20 (Pre-Book only).Wakefield MAG Rep
http://east-yorks.mag-uk.org
Fri 21 - Sun 23Wakefield MAG Lakes Camping Barn WeekendDinah Hoggus Camping Barn, Rosthwaite, near Keswick in the Borrowdale valleyPrice £27Wakefield MAG Rep
Wed 26Wakefield MAG Social Night - Event: TBC20:30 in the Grey Horse, Kirkgate, WakefieldWakefield MAG Rep
Sat 29MAG Annual General Conference12:00 at Venue TBCWakefield MAG Rep
OCTOBER
TBCYorkshire MAG AGMVenue TBCFree, but current MAG membership card required to voteWakefield MAG Rep
TBCWakefield MAG Rideout (Destination: TBC)Meet 8:30am (leaving at 09:00am) at Redbeck Cafe, 339 Doncaster Road, Crofton, Wakefield, WF4 1RTWakefield MAG Rep
Wed 31Wakefield MAG Bingo Night
Eyes Down for a Fun Filled Night of Bingo !!!
Cash and Prize Bingo, and lot's of hilarity guaranteed.
All profits to the MAG Fighting Fund
20:00 at the Grey Horse, Kirkgate, Wakefield20p per ticketWakefield MAG Rep
NOVEMBER
Sun 11Wakefield MAG at the City of Wakefield Memorial Sunday Parade & Service
Rideout to Royal British Legion Riders Branch event at Mirfield, following our attendance at the Remembrance Service.
10:50, Wood Street War MemorialWakefield MAG Rep
Wed 14 (TBC)Wakefield MAG 15th Annual Bikers Quiz Nite20:00 in the Grey Horse, Kirkgate, Wakefield£1 p.p (to cover cost of prizes)Wakefield MAG Rep
DECEMBER
Sat 1Wakefield MAG Christmas Do
Come for the meal, or meet us at one of the many pubs in town, or do both ... the choice is yours. Christmas hats and reindeer antlers strictly optional.
13:00 at the Estabulo Rodizio Bar and Grill (1 Burgage Square, Merchants Gate, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF1 2TS). Suitably fed, we will venture on to many of the Merrie Cities fine hostelries for multiple goblets of foaming ale. Wakefield MAG Christmas Do's are always highly memorable, and if previous years events are any indication, we are in for a jolly good time£22.95 but this covers unlimited food (8 different cuts of meat plus grilled turkey), a glass of prosecco and a pudding (if you can fit it in after that lot)Wakefield MAG Rep
www.estabulo.co.uk
TBCLeeds MAG Christmas Toy Run

The Children will be ages 8-11 and bring presents wrapped and marked for girl or boy. If you attend, you'll still be back in time for the Wakefield MAG meeting !!!
Assemble at the Cardigan Fields Leisure Complex Car Park from 6pm, Leaving Cardigan Fields, LS4 2GD at 6.30 prompt, arriving at Lineham Farm Childrens Centre LS16 8AZ at 7pm.To make it fair, please spend approx £6 on each gift - bring as many as you like!Wakefield MAG Rep
Wed 19Wakefield MAG Social Night - Event: TBC (but it will be something suitably festive)20:30 in the Grey Horse, Kirkgate, WakefieldWakefield MAG Rep
JANUARY 2019
Wed 16Wakefield MAG AGM7:30pm for a prompt 8:00pm start in the Grey Horse, Kirkgate, WakefieldWakefield MAG Rep

If we have missed any local(ish) events from this list, please let us know

Got an idea for the monthly Branch run ? Please E–Mail us or better still, come along to the Branch meetings and offer to lead it. Branch run format:

  • Max cost of an attraction at the ultimate destination will be no more than £10 (unless otherwise advised)
  • Max distance will be no more than 100 miles from Wakefield (unless otherwise advised)
  • We all turn up with a full tank of petrol
  • We adopt the 2nd Man Marshalling system, thereby ensuring no one gets lost and everyone can ride at their own pace
  • Please check this web page and/or our Facebook page prior to setting off for any of our events, in the very unlikely event they may be cancelled
Wakefield MAG rideouts are very popular
Wakefield MAG rideouts are very popular!