We love to host special events at our café, whether it’s a Green Party meeting or an evening of live music. We held a Moroccan themed evening and are planning other evening events for the future – please let us know if you’ve got any ideas?

Haworth Ukelele Group

Haworth Ukelele Group

Cobbles & Clay is the home of Haworth Ukelele Group who meet at the cafe on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month from 7.30pm. We serve alcoholic drinks, coffee and cake and newcomers who would like to come along and have a go at playing the ukelele are welcome! Find out more on the Haworth Ukelele Group website.

Ikkle Dragons Craft Classes

ikkle dragonA chance for kids to get creative with a range of crafts, our Ikkle Dragons Craft Classes for ages 8+ take place on Thursdays 3.45-5.15pm. Only £5.50/session and all materials are included. Find out more at

Kala Sangam partnership

Kala Sangam

We’re excited to be forming a partnership with the Kala Sangam Arts Centre in Bradford. We’re still in the process of putting together workshops that we can run in conjunction with one another but our shared passion for creativity and contemporary art will be at the centre of each and every workshop.

Snake Davis gigs

Snake Davis - 11 JSOur founder Jill has been a huge fan of famous saxophonist Snake Davis, who has played with/for some of the world’s biggest acts, for many years. She was delighted when he agreed to play at Cobbles & Clay in Haworth with his band The Burden of Paradise and they have now performed more than 10 intimate gigs at the cafe with many more planned for the future. The events are bookable in advance and are always a sell out and feedback from customers is that the music and atmosphere are second to none! Stay tuned for the next performance!


Open Mic Nights

Open mic night eventsOne of our favourite events to host is our Open Mic night. A fantastic opportunity to take centre stage in our café and perform, whether it’s singing, dancing, poetry reading or a musical instrument … anything goes! Always such an exhilarating evening, it’s great to welcome new faces along with the old familiar ones. Stay tuned for our next event!


An Italian Evening featuring Ten Strings Duo: Davide Sciacca and Marianatalia Ruscica

ten strings duo£22 a head including an Italian buffet supper and performance by Ten Strings Duo.

We’re so lucky to be welcoming violinist Marianatalia Ruscica and guitarist Davide Sciacca to our café for a Ten Strings Duo performance on Friday 29th July at 7pm. Their work together has led to an extended repertoire of classical works from the early 19th Century as well as more contemporary pieces which they will be performing in the café on the night. Having participated in classical music seasons organised by prestigious music organisations in theatres, concert halls, and heritage sites and buildings, we’re incredibly excited to welcome them to the ‘stage’ in Cobbles and Clay!

Here’s a little insight into what you can expect from Ten Strings Duo – 

Tickets can be purchased from the cafe on Haworth Main Street, or over the phone 01535 958961 /


 Meet the editors with Mslexia
On Friday 9th September, we will be hosting a Mslexia Spotlight poetry open-mic evening. The evening will start at 7pm with an intro from Mslexia’s editor Debbie Taylor, who will share with us what editors are looking for and how to submit your work. Afterwards, there will be an opportunity for writers and poets to bring along their own work – a single poem or up to 700 words of prose – to read out to a room of eager ears and literary lovers. Admission to the night is free with refreshments available to buy.

Deep C Divas: Verse and Voice, an evening of song and poetry

Deep C DivasOn Saturday 24 September 2016 the Deep C Divas and River Wolton will be joining us for an intimate evening of poetry and song with a delightful mix of music from 8pm. Tickets for the performance are £12  (£8 for Concessions) and are available to purchase direct from the café. We will be serving a pre-concert dinner from 6pm off a set menu and drinks will be available throughout the night from our bar. Contact us on 01535 958961 or to book your tickets. This event is extremely popular so we highly recommend booking a ticket to secure your place if you would like to attend. More info about River Wolton and Deep C Divas on the Facebook event page here –

On 21 October 2016 we’re having a music-infused day in the café. Haworth Ukelele Group is running a workshop 1pm–4pm followed by live music by the fantastic Crazy Heart group from 7.30pm. We’ll be offering food between the sessions for anyone who wants to join us but we suggest reserving a ticket beforehand to avoid disappointment.

The Haworth Ukelele Group Workshop will cover a wide range of skills and techniques to help improve all aspects of playing and knowledge about the instrument. There will also be live performances from the ukelele group with a few of their favourite tunes! Running from 1pm–4pm, the course fee is £7 which includes the evening concert with Crazy Heart.Crazy Hearts

Crazy Heart will be joining us from 7.30pm for an evening of live folk and roots music ranging from traditional songs to more contemporary tunes. Well-known for their fun gigs, Crazy Heart put a big focus on audience participation and encourage people to get up and dance along to each tune. So make sure you bring your dancing shoes! Tickets are £8 and can be booked through the café or bought on the door.