Cancelled or postponed events due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)

The following events have either been postponed or cancelled due to COVID-19 (coronavirus).

Please revisit this page for the latest information about disruptions to events.

You can also find out about disruptions to some of our front-line services.

Event Date(s) Details
Adoption information sessions Various Cancelled until further notice. For enquires please contact the adoption team on (01226) 775875.
Barnsley Museums events Various Postponed and cancelled events
Car boot sales Sundays Cancelled
Councillor surgeries Various Cancelled
Barnsley in Bloom judging TBC Spring judging cancelled. Summer judging to be confirmed at a later date.
Barnsley's Big Weekend (including the Mayor's Parade, Pride and Destination Festival) Friday 10 to Sunday 12 July Cancelled
Beat the Street 5 June to 17 July Cancelled
Dancing Town Friday 17 to Friday 24 July Cancelled
Football - all Barnsley FC matches and Grassroots weekend football Various Cancelled
Fostering information sessions Various Cancelled during March and April. For enquires please contact the fostering team on (01226) 775876.
Game On! Gaming Festival May Cancelled
Great British Spring Clean 2020 Friday 20 March to Sunday 5 April Postponed until 11 to 27 September
I Know I Can Big Challenge Saturday 21 June Cancelled 
Library activities and events, appointments and groups delivered by other organisations Various Cancelled
Local elections
Find out more about the postponed local and Police and Crime Commissioner elections.
May Postponed
Mayoral events (including the karaoke event on 3 April and charity concert with the Grimethorpe Colliery Band on 6 April) Various Cancelled
Tour de Yorkshire 30 April to 3 May Postponed 
Work Inspirations Week March to July Cancelled