Mayhem festival photo

Sunday 5th May 2024
11.00am – 4.00pm
Market Barn, Penistone
FREE entry

MAYhem is a free street theatre and circus festival with a variety of exciting and fun acts, most of them from the Yorkshire area. You can enjoy circus-style performances and “walkabouts” by wandering performers. All entertainment is free and aimed at all generations, featuring the likes of Felicity Footloose, Granny Tourismo and Dr Pandemonius Fish.

If you miss this performance there is still the opportunity to attend a range of other in the region:

  • Cudworth Park on Saturday 4 May
  • Hoyland Town Square on Saturday 11 May
  • Royston Park on Sunday 12 May
  • Goldthorpe’s Horse and Groom Square on Saturday 18 May
  • Wombwell High Street on Sunday 19 May

For more information please visit

Any enquiries about the event should be made via the website above. 


View of Penistone from Barnsley Road