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More details - York Fine Arts Presents 'Treasures of the Continent'
‘Treasures of the Continent’, a mixed exhibition of work that explores the rich history, culture and landscape of continental Europe.
York Fine Arts 83 Low Petergate York
Today to Sun 10 Jun

More details - Nunnington Hall - British Wildlife Photography Awards Exhibition
Returning once again, enjoy seeing the winning entries from this prestigious national photographic competition. Booking Not Needed.
Nunnington Hall, Nunnington, near York,
Today to Sun 27 May, Tue 29 May to Sun 3 Jun, Tue 5 Jun to Sun 10 Jun, Tue 12 Jun to Sun 17 Jun, Tue 19 Jun to Sun 24 Jun, Tue 26 Jun to Sun 1 Jul, Tue 3 Jul to Sun 8 Jul, Tue 10 Jul to Sun 15 Jul

More details - Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - folly! Art in the garden trail
Pick up a map to explore the follies and let your creativity run wild! There’s art in the garden but it’s not paintings, and it’s not in a gallery...The artworks are in the garden and they’re just for fun - we call them follies. Use this map to explore!
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon,
Today to Mon 9 Jul

More details - Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - folly! 2018
Surprising, intriguing and extraordinary... See the lost follies of the water garden re-imagined by artists and architects. Surprising, intriguing and extraordinary...
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon,
Today to Mon 9 Jul

More details - Killing Time with Bill Kitson
May is National Crime Reading Month organised by the Crime Writers’ Association. Bill Kitson, creator of the DI Mike Nash thrillers and the Eden House mysteries, will be talking to readers, and potential readers, about his work as a crime writer.
Newby & Scalby Library. 450 Scalby Road, Scarborough.
Today

More details - Erimus: Celebrating the reopening of Middlesbrough Town Hall
Middlesbrough Town Hall is preparing to throw open its doors in May, after a £7.7m refurbishment that has brought previously unseen areas of the Town Hall to life once more.
Middlesbrough Town Hall Albert Road Middlesbrough
Today to Sun 27 May

More details - Ripon Cathedral in the Frame
Save the date in your diary to join us for Ripon Cathedral in the Frame, and discover for the first- time Ripon and the Cathedral’s History illustrated through stunning artworks.
Ripon Cathedral Minster Road
Today to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Fiddlesticks NorthWest Clog Dancers and Musicians May Tour 2018
Fiddlesticks NorthWest Clog Dancers and Musicians from Norfolk will be touring various locations around York and beyond over the May Bank Holiday
Boroughbridge Town Square
Today

More details - Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - Daily abbey and water garden tours
A tale of two parts, revisit the abbey’s monastic past before experiencing the Georgian splendour of the water garden.
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon,
Today to Mon 9 Jul

More details - Rievaulx Terrace - 'Inspired by Nature' by Simon Archer
Experience a sculpture trail through the woodland by wood sculptor and chainsaw artist Simon Archer, who has created unique artworks from dead or fallen trees. Booking Not Needed. Dogs on leads welcome.
Rievaulx Terrace, Rievaulx, Helmsley
Today to Sun 10 Jun

More details - A Sense of Place Art Exhibition
A Sense of Place Art Exhibition opens on Saturday 24th March till 2nd June showing new paintings by Deborah Burrow, Douglas Hill & Julia Poulton.
blue tree gallery, 23 Bootham, York.
Today

More details - Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - Carding and spinning at Swanley Grange
Before spinning the wool it needs to be carded to straighten the fibres. It’s similar to combing your hair! Have a go yourself at Swanley Grange ... During any period prior to 1800, if you were female and over 7 years of age you should have been able to spin yarn.
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon,
Today and Sat 26 May

More details - Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens - Making your mark
Try your hand at some art techniques inspired by the current exhibition every Friday in May. Channel your creativity as you explore lighting, colour and create your own digital portrait.
Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens, Beningbrough, York,
Today

More details - Goddards House and Garden - A daughter's view
New displays and events through the year telling Betty Terry’s story of growing up at Goddards, giving a daughter’s view of the Terry home and man behind the chocolate business and his family. Booking Not Needed.
Goddards House and Garden, 27 Tadcaster Road, York,
Today to Mon 28 May, Wed 30 May to Sun 3 Jun, Wed 6 Jun to Sun 10 Jun, Wed 13 Jun to Sun 17 Jun, Wed 20 Jun to Sun 24 Jun, Wed 27 Jun to Sun 1 Jul, Wed 4 Jul to Sun 8 Jul

More details - Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens - Making her mark: celebrating creative women
A new exhibition in partnership with the National Portrait Gallery showcasing diverse portraits of influential women who have made an outstanding contribution to art and culture, from Judi Dench to Amy Winehouse and J.K. Rowling. You never know who you might see in the saloon galleries at Beningbrough Hall.
Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens, Beningbrough, York,
Today to Sun 27 May, Tue 29 May to Sun 3 Jun, Tue 5 Jun to Sun 10 Jun, Tue 12 Jun to Sun 17 Jun, Tue 19 Jun to Sun 24 Jun, Tue 26 Jun to Mon 9 Jul

More details - A Sense of Place Art Exhibition
A Sense of Place Art Exhibition opens on Saturday 24th March till 2nd June showing new paintings by Deborah Burrow, Douglas Hill & Julia Poulton.
blue tree gallery, 23 Bootham, York.
Sat 26 May

More details - Handcrafted Boutique Fairs
Artisan bespoke craft fair with selected crafters from around the North East
Town Hall Northallerton
Sat 26 May

More details - Alfie Moore: It's a Fair Cop'
Returning to Settle Stories after a knock out performance at the 2016 Settle Stories Festival. Join cop-turned comedian Alfie Moore for an hilarious, interactive work in progress performance for his critically acclaimed BBC Radio 4 comedy series ’It’s A Fair Cop’, before the show starts again on...
Settle Stories, The Joinery, Dawsons Court, Market Place, Settle, North Yorkshire
Sat 26 May

Hambleton Ales Brewery Open Day More details - Hambleton Ales Brewery Open Day
Hambleton Ales, based in Melmerby near Ripon, have announced that they are opening up their brewery to the general public again.
Hambleton Ales, Melmerby Green Road, Melmerby, ripon
Sat 26 May
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More details - Fiddlesticks NorthWest Clog Dancers and Musicians May Tour 2018
Fiddlesticks NorthWest Clog Dancers and Musicians from Norfolk will be touring various locations around York and beyond over the May Bank Holiday
White Bear Hotel, Masham
Sat 26 May

More details - Treasurer's House, York - Guessing and gaming in the garden
Play games outdoors and enjoy trails and fun for all the family this half-term holidays. Plan a day out and explore the house too, join a tour and try the seasonal menu in the cafe, or drop in between other places to visit when you’re in York city centre. Booking Not Needed.
Treasurer’s House, York, Minster Yard, York,
Sat 26 May to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - Children's craft at Swanley Grange
Give those green fingers some practice. Have a go at planting seeds of vegetables and herbs the monks would have grown in medieval times. Take them home to look after and watch them grow. Booking Not Needed.
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon,
Sat 26 May to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Sublime Science Week – May Half Term
Don’t miss the Sublime Science shows which are taking place daily on the new stage this May Half Term ( 26th May – 3rd June) at Lightwater Valley theme park in North Yorkshire. Prepare to be amazed with spectacular experiments, big bangs, magical smoke effects and lots and lots of slime!
Lightwater Valley Theme Park North Stainley, Ripon, North Yorkshire
Sat 26 May to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Goddards House and Garden - Games and the garden
Enjoy the garden as it comes into bloom and pick up a new leaflet with stories about the beautiful arts and crafts features and how the garden was used by the family. Then relax on the lawn or try your hand at croquet and tennis. Booking Not Needed.
Goddards House and Garden, 27 Tadcaster Road, York,
Sat 26 May to Mon 28 May, Wed 30 May to Sun 3 Jun

More details - Swaledale Festival 26th May - 9th June.
Swaledale Festival is an annual two week festival of music, walking and the arts in the Yorkshire Dales.
Hudson House, Reeth, Swaledale.
Sat 26 May

More details - The StrEat Food and Family Fun Festival
NOMINATED FOR BEST NON MUSIC FESTIVAL IN THE UK, 2017 The UK’s largest and most prestigious Street Food Festival celebrates some of the best street food from around the world, combined with fun and funky entertainment for all the family – and there’s more to discover at this year’s festival.
Great Yorkshire Showground Harrogate
Sat 26 May to Mon 28 May
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More details - Malham Safari
The annual event sees life-sized animals around the beautiful village of Malham taking on the theme of ‘Around the World in 80 days’ this year. Follow the quiz trail and count the hot air balloons to win prizes.
Malham
Sat 26 May to Wed 30 May

More details - Fiddlesticks NorthWest Clog Dancers and Musicians May Tour 2018
Fiddlesticks NorthWest Clog Dancers and Musicians from Norfolk will be touring various locations around York and beyond over the May Bank Holiday
Market Square, Masham
Sat 26 May

More details - Goddards House and Garden - Horse racing and chocolates
There’s fun for all the family as you take in the sounds of York Race Course while discovering the link between these races and the Terry family. Then why not become a jockey for a day as you race each other on hobby horses!
Goddards House and Garden, 27 Tadcaster Road, York,
Sat 26 May, Fri 15 Jun, Sat 16 Jun, Fri 13 Jul, Sat 14 Jul

More details - Treasurer's House, York - Frank Green's special 'by appointment' tours
Join a small group for an exclusive 45 minute tour to learn more about Frank Green and his special gift of Treasurer’s House to the National Trust - the first to be gifted complete with its collection.
Treasurer’s House, York, Minster Yard, York,
Sat 26 May

More details - Yorkshire Coast - Geocaching taster day: Ravenscar
Take up the treasure hunt challenge on this fun outdoors activity for all ages. In partnership with the North York Moors National Park Authority. Hire a GPS unit to search for hidden boxes and clues on a 1.5mile trail. 20 deposit plus proof of ID required. For further information call 01439 772738. Booking Not Needed.
Yorkshire Coast, Peakside, Ravenscar, Scarborough
Sat 26 May

More details - Fiddlesticks NorthWest Clog Dancers and Musicians May Tour 2018
Fiddlesticks NorthWest Clog Dancers and Musicians from Norfolk will be touring various locations around York and beyond over the May Bank Holiday
St Sampson’s Square, York (with Minster Strays)
Sat 26 May

More details - Fiddlesticks NorthWest Clog Dancers and Musicians May Tour 2018
Fiddlesticks NorthWest Clog Dancers and Musicians from Norfolk will be touring various locations around York and beyond over the May Bank Holiday
Kings Square, York (with Minster Strays)
Sat 26 May

More details - Penny Piece Cottages - Open Garden for NGS
Hidden away off the main street in Kirkbymoorside is a romantic cottage garden. Now fully matured it offers a sunny circular gravel garden, lawns with island beds planted with mixed shrubs and border perennials . Gravel pathway leads to a brick garden, informal pond, bog garden and colourful herbaceous border.
Penny Piece Cottages, York
Sun 27 May

More details - Fiddlesticks NorthWest Clog Dancers and Musicians May Tour 2018
Fiddlesticks NorthWest Clog Dancers and Musicians from Norfolk will be touring various locations around York and beyond over the May Bank Holiday
Ryedale Folk Museum
Sun 27 May

More details - Swaledale Festival - Brighouse & Raistrick Band
This eagerly-awaited concert is the first Swaledale Festival appearance by the giants of the brass band world. They come to Leyburn in fantastic form - as the reigning National Champions of Great Britain.
The Garden Rooms, Tennants
Sun 27 May

More details - Fiddlesticks NorthWest Clog Dancers and Musicians May Tour 2018
Fiddlesticks NorthWest Clog Dancers and Musicians from Norfolk will be touring various locations around York and beyond over the May Bank Holiday
Castle Howard (in front of main house)
Sun 27 May

More details - Nunnington Hall - Nature at Nunnington
Come and explore the natural world; meet local wildlife rescue and rehabilitation organisations and get hands on with bird box making and bug hunting. You can get even closer with animals from the Lion Learners animal encounters. Booking Not Needed.
Nunnington Hall, Nunnington, near York,
Sun 27 May and Mon 28 May

More details - Jackson's Wold - Open Garden for NGS
2 acre garden with stunning views of the Vale of Pickering. Walled garden with mixed borders, numerous old shrub roses underplanted with unusual perennials. Woodland paths lead to further shrub and perennial borders. Lime avenue with wild flower meadow.
Jackson’s Wold, Malton
Sun 27 May, Sun 24 Jun

More details - Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens - Build a (mini) raft
Ahoy there matey! Head over to Beningbrough and put your rafting skills to the test. We’ll provide the materials, but will yours sink or sail' Join the team to make a mini raft with a working paddle, using the materials provided. Get creative, your imagination is the limit!
Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens, Beningbrough, York,
Sun 27 May

More details - Rewela Cottage - Open Garden for NGS
Situated in a lovely quiet country village, a little bit off the beaten track is one of Yorkshire little hidden treasures.
Rewela Cottage, Skewsby
Sun 27 May

More details - 1 School Lane - Open Garden for NGS
A village garden with many interesting features supported by planting for year round interest. Mixed borders and beds create a cottage garden feel at the front, whilst the rear boasts alpines presented in a variety of ways, including troughs, crevice rockery and a greenhouse display of Lewisia.
1 School Lane, Bridlington
Sun 27 May

More details - Fiddlesticks NorthWest Clog Dancers and Musicians May Tour 2018
Fiddlesticks NorthWest Clog Dancers and Musicians from Norfolk will be touring various locations around York and beyond over the May Bank Holiday
Parliament Street, York (in front of M&S)
Mon 28 May

More details - Dippy Craft & Gift Fair
Fabulous craft & gift fair with free entry for all and around 25 stalls
Feathers Hotel Helmsley
Mon 28 May

More details - Fiddlesticks NorthWest Clog Dancers and Musicians May Tour 2018
Fiddlesticks NorthWest Clog Dancers and Musicians from Norfolk will be touring various locations around York and beyond over the May Bank Holiday
St Helen’s Square, York
Mon 28 May

More details - Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens - Find your way with a compass
Discover how to use a compass as you navigate your way around Beningbrough’s gardens. Once you’ve mastered the skill, there will be no stopping you on your adventures. Join Julie in the Stable Courtyard to learn how to use a compass and walk on a compass bearing.
Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens, Beningbrough, York,
Mon 28 May, Sun 3 Jun

More details - Swaledale Festival - Yorkshire Philharmonic Choir
One of the North’s premier choirs performs a mixed programme of choral favourites by Handel, Vivaldi, Mozart, Brahms, Parry and Faure, conducted by Dr Andrew Padmore.
St Margaret’s Church, Hawes.
Mon 28 May

More details - Brimham Rocks - Mindful Yoga
Join Yoga instructor Caroline to practice gentle Yoga postures and sequences to unwind tension from the body and improve flexibility and strength. In this Mindful Yoga class we will use the breath to energise or relax and use the awareness of the body and breath to stay present.
Brimham Rocks, Summerbridge, Harrogate,
Mon 28 May

More details - Yorkshire Coast - Bushcraft and beck scrambling
Woodland and watery adventures with East Barnby Outdoor Education Centre. Learn bushcraft in the woods, build a den and make some wild art. After lunch you’ll be crawling through boulders, climbing small waterfalls and crossing rivers - you’re guaranteed to get wet. Booking Essential. Phone: 0344 249 1895.
Yorkshire Coast, Peakside, Ravenscar, Scarborough
Tue 29 May

More details - Swaledale Festival - Jennifer Pike & Petr Limonov
Violinist Jennifer Pike was crowned BBC Young Musician of the Year in 2002 at the age of twelve. Since her astonishing performance in the final she has blossomed into a commanding soloist with exquisite poise.
Influence Church, Richmond
Tue 29 May

More details - Now, that's what I CALL a Quiz Night!
60 questions in 6 rounds - we always start with Current Affairs, and always finish with a music round. Play a Joker on any one round to double the score, BUT - you must play your joker before the round starts!
Tempest Arms, Elslack, Skipton
Tue 29 May, Tue 5 Jun, Tue 12 Jun, Tue 19 Jun, Tue 26 Jun, Tue 3 Jul, Tue 10 Jul

More details - Swaledale Festival - Film: Thirty Two Short Films About Glenn Gould
A fascinating collection of vignettes on the life and work of the late great Canadian pianist who astonished the music world, particularly with his interpretations of Bach’s Goldberg Variations.
Leyburn Arts & Community Centre
Tue 29 May

More details - Yorkshire Coast - Small mammal survey: Hayburn Wyke
Help rangers discover more about the small mammals living in the woods at Hayburn Wyke. Lend a hand to collect vital information about voles, shrews and wood mice. A rare opportunity to see these shy and elusive species at close quarters and learn survey techniques and fascinating facts along the way.
Yorkshire Coast, Peakside, Ravenscar, Scarborough
Wed 30 May

More details - Swaledale Festival - Mahan Esfahani plays Goldberg Variations
For the first of two performances of J. S. Bach’s Goldberg Variations we are delighted to welcome the leading harpsichord soloist, Iranian-born Mahan Esfahani, whose recording of the seminal work won the 2017 BBC Music magazine Award for Best Instrumental Recording.
St Andrew’s Church, Grinton.
Wed 30 May

More details - Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - Spot the birdy
What birds can you see on the lake' Drop by Studley Lakeside to take a peek through a telescope to see what water-loving birds you can spot. Our Wildlife Team will be there to help you spot them and to find out more. Booking Not Needed. Dogs on leads welcome.
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon,
Wed 30 May

More details - Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - Make your own medieval thumb pot
Get your hands working squeezing and squishing clay to make a medieval style watering can- a thumb pot! Drop in whilst stocks last. Thumb pots were used both indoors to clean straw floors and outdoors for watering plants in medieval times.
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon,
Wed 30 May to Fri 1 Jun

More details - Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens - Hunt for bugs
Become a nature detective and go hunting for bugs in Beningbrough’s gardens. Find out what’s hiding in the trees or lurking under stones. Join the team to discover what creepy crawlies live in the Beningbrough gardens.
Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens, Beningbrough, York,
Wed 30 May

More details - Brimham Rocks - Kids Outdoor Day
Fancy having a go at climbing' Join Harrogate Climbing Centre for a day weaseling, climbing and abseiling. No previous experience required. Booking Essential. Phone: 01423815024. Suitable for children aged 7+.
Brimham Rocks, Summerbridge, Harrogate,
Wed 30 May, Wed 25 Jul

More details - A Regular Little Houdini
Newport, South Wales: a lowly dockworker’s son, obsessed with the exploits of magician Harry Houdini, dreams of a life of magic to escape a suffocating, impoverished future amid the industrial detritus of the docklands.
Leyburn Arts & Community Centre
Thu 31 May

More details - Badapple Theatre Company presents “Amy Johnson’
Badapple Theatre Company is celebrating 20 years on the road and to mark the milestone, it is re-presenting the first show the Company ever toured with. ’Amy Johnson’ will tour nationally starting in Yorkshire, travelling down through the Midlands, Surrey, Gloucestershire and finally Somerset.
Appletreewick Village Hall
Thu 31 May

More details - Brimham Rocks - Brimham Adventure
Tick another thing off your 50 things to do before you are 11 and 3/4 list. Join us for this 50 Things-themed adventure. Wrap up warm for some Brimham Rocks fun and games. Suitable for accompanied children aged 5+. Booking Not Needed. Suitable for accompanied children aged 5+. Dogs on leads welcome.
Brimham Rocks, Summerbridge, Harrogate,
Thu 31 May, Thu 26 Jul

More details - The Importance of Being Earnest
The Knaresborough Players are back with their production of Oscar Wilde’s hilarious comedy “The Importance of Being Earnest” from Thursday 31st May to Saturday 2nd June. Why is Ernest Worthing called ‘Ernest’ in Town and ‘Jack’ in the Country?
Frazer Theatre Off High Street Knaresborough
Thu 31 May to Sat 2 Jun

More details - Yorkshire Coast - Rock pool rummage at Robin Hood's Bay
Search the rock pools with a ranger. Learn about the creatures that inhabit the nooks and crannies of our coastline; amazing anemones, crazy crabs, funny fish, slimy seaweed and lots more. Booking Essential. Phone: 01723 870 423. Suitable for children aged 4 and up. Dogs on leads welcome.
Yorkshire Coast, Peakside, Ravenscar, Scarborough
Thu 31 May

More details - Swaledale Festival - Leyburn Brass Band
Traditional brass band music from Lower Wensleydale, conducted by Rebecca Lundberg.
St Andrew’s Church, Aysgarth
Fri 1 Jun

More details - Swaledale Festival - The Young'uns
Evocative folk songs from the modern day heroes of the folk scene.
St Andrew’s Church, Grinton, Swaledale.
Fri 1 Jun

More details - Badapple Theatre Company presents “Amy Johnson’
Badapple Theatre Company is celebrating 20 years on the road and to mark the milestone, it is re-presenting the first show the Company ever toured with. ’Amy Johnson’ will tour nationally starting in Yorkshire, travelling down through the Midlands, Surrey, Gloucestershire and finally Somerset.
Newton on Ouse Parish Hall
Fri 1 Jun

More details - Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - Weaving at Swanley Grange
Weaving is a way of producing cloth by interlacing yarns at right angles. There are many methods of weaving. Come and look at the different looms we have for you to experiment on. Booking Not Needed. Dogs on leads welcome.
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon,
Fri 1 Jun to Sat 30 Jun

More details - Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens - Making your mark
Try your hand at some creative writing techniques inspired by the current exhibition every Friday in June. Channel your creativity as you explore the brand new portraits in the Saloon.
Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens, Beningbrough, York,
Fri 1 Jun, Fri 8 Jun, Fri 15 Jun, Fri 22 Jun, Fri 29 Jun

More details - Great British Bump-Off
The Tockwith Players present ’The Great British Bump-Off’. A ’Who Dun It?’ theatre play directed by David Hardman, written by Lesley Gunn and published by Lazy Bee Scripts. With light-bites and licenced bar. Cabaret style seating.
Tockwith Village Hall, Marston Road, Tockwith
Fri 1 Jun and Sat 2 Jun

More details - Duncan Chisholm
We’re delighted to welcome back one of Scotland’s most admired fiddle players and composers, performing music from his latest album, Sandwood, which draws its inspiration from a single location in Sutherland, the furthest northwest part of mainland Scotland.
Reeth Memorial Hall
Fri 1 Jun

More details - Goddards House and Garden - Find out Fridays
Get involved with the handling table in Mr Terry’s old study. Discover more about some of the objects in the house and hear stories from the old Terry factory from our friendly team. Booking Not Needed.
Goddards House and Garden, 27 Tadcaster Road, York,
Fri 1 Jun, Fri 8 Jun, Fri 15 Jun, Fri 22 Jun, Fri 29 Jun

More details - Yorkshire Coast - Bugs and beetles
Mini-beast safari with a ranger. Wander through the countryside with a ranger looking for bugs and beetles. You can tick off some adventures from the 50 things to do before you’re 11 list too. Booking Essential. Phone: 01723 870 423. Suitable for children aged 5 and over, must be accompanied by an adult.
Yorkshire Coast, Peakside, Ravenscar, Scarborough
Fri 1 Jun

More details - Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens - Discover what's in a pond
Discover what might be living in the wildlife pond in the American Garden, from insects skipping above the water to frog spawn floating below and maybe even a newt! Join the team and get up close with all kinds of critters that call the American Garden pond their home.
Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens, Beningbrough, York,
Fri 1 Jun

More details - Old Sleningford Hall - Open Garden for NGS
A large English country garden and award winning permaculture forest garden. Early C19 house (not open) and garden with original layout; wonderful mature trees, woodland walk and Victorian fernery; romantic lake with islands, watermill, walled kitchen garden; beautiful long herbaceous border, yew and huge beech hedges.
Old Sleningford Hall, nr Ripon
Sat 2 Jun and Sun 3 Jun

More details - Swaledale Festival - Marian Consort - Miserere
The world-class vocal ensemble, directed by Rory McCleery, performs a cappella works by two early masters and two leading contemporary composers. Allegri’s sublime Miserere is one of the most popular choral pieces of all time, and MacMillan’s setting complements it perfectly.
St Mary’s Church, Richmond.
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Dippy Craft & Gift Fair
Giant craft & gift fair with around 40 stalls and free entry for all
Bridlington Spa Harbour Suite
Sat 2 Jun and Sun 3 Jun

More details - Shiptonthorpe Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Two contrasting gardens offering different approaches to gardening style - 6 All Saints is an eclectic ’maze-like’ garden with a mix of contemporary and cottage garden features; hidden corners, water features and pond. Wayside has interesting planting in different areas of the garden.
Shiptonthorpe Gardens, York
Sat 2 Jun and Sun 3 Jun

More details - Hunmanby Grange - Open Garden for NGS
3-acre garden created over the last 35 yrs from exposed open field, on top of Yorkshire Wolds nr coast. Hedges and fences now provide shelter from wind, making series of gardens with yr-round interest and seasonal highlights.
Hunmanby Grange, Driffield
Sat 2 Jun and Sun 3 Jun

More details - Swaledale Festival - Slot Machine Theatre
An incredible story for children and adults alike, told in puppetry, dance and projection with live music from a world-class pianist. Featuring pieces from Debussy, Ravel, Prokofiev and Glass, this is the piano as you’ve never encountered it before. This is part of www.swalefest.org/
Influence Church, Richmond
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - Natural dye at Swanley Grange
Come along to watch this natural wool dyeing process, which has more than a hint of magic and alchemy about it. We will be gathering and using natural materials from the medieval garden at Swanley Grange and woodland to dye wool in amazing colours.
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon,
Sat 2 Jun, Sat 7 Jul

More details - Scarborough Food and Gift  Fair
Scarborough Food and Gift Fair takes place twice a month in the seaside town, when shoppers can purchase top quality produce from its market stalls.
Westborough, Scarborough
Sat 2 Jun, Sat 16 Jun, Sat 7 Jul

More details - Brimham Rocks - Family Outdoor Day
Do you want your family to scale new heights' Join Harrogate Climbing Centre for a day weaseling, climbing and abseiling. Children must be accompanied by an adult (max 2 per adult). No previous experience required. Booking Essential. Phone: 01423815024. Suitable for children aged 7+.
Brimham Rocks, Summerbridge, Harrogate,
Sat 2 Jun

More details - Rainton Street Market and Fun Day
Stalls throughout the village selling all sorts, crafts, food, items new and old. Homemade teas in the village hall and BBQ. Bouncy castle and face painting. Vintage vehicle parade.
Rainton Village
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Chic Vintique Fair
Chic Vintique Vintage & Craft fairs offer something for everyone whose passion is vintage, retro and collectables or gifts, crafts, jewellery and cards.......and much more! There is a vintage tearoom offering a selection of delicious cakes and a hot/cold drink served on fine china and with linen table cloths.
Town Hall, Market Place, Richmond
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Film Screening: The Italian Job (1969)
Sunday 3rd June Film Screening: The Italian Job (1969) 5pm Tickets £5 / Under 18s £3.00 Box Office: 01756 792 809  To celebrate the 5th year of Skipton Car Show taking place on Skipton High Street we are showing two great films!
Skipton Town Hall High Street Skipton
Sun 3 Jun

More details - The Dolls House & Miniatures Fair
On Sunday 3rd June 2018, York Racecourse will host the 32nd Dolls House & Miniatures Fair and welcome over 90 dedicated exhibitors and artisans selling every imaginable miniature in a variety of scales. For miniaturists around the country the show is not to be missed.
York Race Course
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Brimham Rocks - Become a geologist
Join us for some exploration and geology fun. Are you interested in rocks and stones and cannot help but wonder what life was like on Earth hundreds of millions of years ago' Join us for a fun day of exploration and geology to find out. Booking Essential. Phone: 01423 780688.
Brimham Rocks, Summerbridge, Harrogate,
Sun 3 Jun, Sun 17 Jun

More details - Clifton Castle - Open Garden for NGS
Fine views, river walks, wooded pleasure grounds with bridges and follies. Cascades, wild flower meadow and C19 walled kitchen garden.
Clifton Castle, Ripon
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Norton Conyers - Open Garden for NGS
Romantic mid C18 walled garden of interest to garden historians. Lawns, herbaceous borders, yew hedges, and Orangery with attractive pond. The garden retains essential features of its original C18th design with sympathetic planting in the English style.
Norton Conyers, Ripon
Sun 3 Jun

More details - The Yorkshire Arboretum - Open Garden for NGS
A glorious, 120 acre garden of trees from around the world set in a stunning landscape of parkland, lakes and ponds.
The Yorkshire Arboretum, York
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Hilarity Bites Comedy Club feat. Jessica Fostekew, Barry Dodds, and host Rick Molland
Coming to Hilarity Bites at The Angel in Topcliffe on June 5th 2018: Hilarity Bites Comedy Club feat.
The Angel at Topcliffe, Long Street, Topcliffe
Tue 5 Jun

More details - Well House - Open Garden for NGS
On the outskirts of Grafton village, nestling under a hillside with long views to the White Horse and Hambleton hills, extending to 1½ acres, this garden was begun 37 years ago and is under constant change.
Well House, Marton cum Grafton
Wed 6 Jun

More details - Swaledale Festival - Maya Youssef Trio
Syrian musician Maya Youssef is a virtuoso player of the Qanun - a traditional 78-string zither found across the Arab world, Turkey, Armenia and Azerbaijan. Winner of an Exceptional Talent Award in 2012, she regularly appears on television and at venues and festivals worldwide.
St Andrew’s Church, Grinton
Wed 6 Jun

More details - Whixley Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Attractive rural yet accessible village nestling on the edge of the York Plain with beautiful historic church and Queen Anne Hall (not open). The gardens are at opposite ends of the village with good footpaths. A plantsmans and flower arranger’s garden at Cobble Cottage has views to the Hambleton Hills.
Whixley Gardens, York
Wed 6 Jun

More details - Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - Fascinating nature facts
Enjoy a walk bursting with interesting facts about nature on the estate. From poisonous plants to ingenious ways nature is used, your guide Mike will astound you with fascinating facts and amusing anecdotes as you walk around this beautiful estate. Booking Not Needed. Dogs on leads welcome.
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon,
Wed 6 Jun, Wed 11 Jul

More details - Yorkshire Coast - Industrial intrigue at Ravenscar
A leisurely guided walk exploring how centuries of human activity have shaped the coastal landscape. Join a Ranger to look at the fascinating features which tell the story of Ravenscar’s industrial history. Booking Essential. Phone: 01723 870 423. Children welcome. Dogs on leads welcome.
Yorkshire Coast, Peakside, Ravenscar, Scarborough
Thu 7 Jun, Thu 5 Jul

More details - Swaledale Festival - Angela Hewitt plays Goldberg Variations
Canadian born pianist Angela Hewitt has made Bach’s music the cornerstone of her stellar career. Her expressive artistry, flawless technique and beauty of tone make her a compelling player of the highest order.
Influence Church, Richmond
Thu 7 Jun

More details - Hilarity Bites Comedy Club feat. Roger Monkhouse, Jack Barry, and host Jessica Fostekew
Coming to Hilarity Bites at The Tithe Bar in Northallerton on June 7th 2018: Hilarity Bites Comedy Club feat. Roger Monkhouse, Jack Barry, and host Jessica Fostekew Show details: Roger Monkhouse - “A gifted natural...
The Tithe Bar, 2 Friarage Street, Northallerton
Thu 7 Jun

More details - Shandy Hall Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Home of C18 author Laurence Sterne. 2 walled gardens, 1 acre of unusual perennials interplanted with tulips and old roses in low walled beds. In old quarry, another acre of trees, shrubs, bulbs, climbers and wild flowers encouraging wildlife, incl. over 420 recorded species of moths.
Shandy Hall Gardens, Coxwold
Fri 8 Jun, Fri 29 Jun

More details - Swaledale Festival - Dodo Street Band
A joyful and contagious blend of Celtic, gypsy and klezmer music played by Red Priest geniuses Piers Adams and Adam Summerhayes alongside a wizard of the accordion, a dazzling Irish percussionist, and a superb bass player.
St Andrew’s Church, Grinton
Fri 8 Jun

More details - A Nightingale Sang
a concert of music loved by and composed by Americans including Chichester Psalms with Thomas Moore on organ for the most up to date information see our website www.harrogatechoral.org.uk
St Wilfrid’s Church, Duchy Road, Harrogate
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Black Dyke Band Concert
Ripon Cathedral is delighted to welcome back again the world re known Black Dyke Band for another fantastic Concert in the Nave of Ripon Cathedral. Tickets are now available to purchase online and from the Cathedral Shop. boxoffice.riponcathedral.info/event/black-dyke-band-concert/
Ripon Cathedral Minster Road
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Swaledale Festival - The Hallé
It is a privilege to welcome back to Swaledale Festival the North’s world class symphony orchestra. This performance is a delicious programme of masterworks by Mozart, Grieg, Ravel and Kodaly, conducted by Jonathon Heyward.
The Garden Rooms, Tennants
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Newby Hall Tractor Fest 2018`
The largest outdoor Tractor Festival in the UK will take place at award-winning country house and gardens, Newby Hall. The two-day festival attracts more than 10,000 visitors and 1,500 exhibits.
Newby Hall & Gardens, Ripon, North Yorkshire
Sat 9 Jun and Sun 10 Jun

More details - Great Knaresborough Bed Race
To be held on Saturday 9 June 2018, the Great Knaresborough Bed Race offers a spectacular, colourful, eccentric and gruelling sporting contest. Racing beds has been a feature in Knaresborough every year since 1966, and involves 90 beds of six runners and a hopefully willing passenger.
Knaresborough town centre and Conyngham Hall
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Brimham Rocks - Wild Walling
Meet the Otley and Yorkshire Dales Dry Stone Walling Group. Meet the Otley and Yorkshire Dales Dry Stone Walling Group. Watch them rebuild a section of the wall in front of Brimham House. Kids can try their hand on the children’s wall. Booking Not Needed.
Brimham Rocks, Summerbridge, Harrogate,
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Antiques & Collectables Fair
whether you are looking for a special gift or looking to add to your collection you will find it at Scarborough Market & Vaults Antiques and Collectable fair. table top sales plus antique shops, something for everyone. FREE ADMISSION
Scarborough Market Hall & Vaults St Helens Square Scarborough
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Alne Street Fayre 2018
Alne Street Fayre - Sunday 10th June 12.00 - 4.30 p.m Admission £4.00 per adult and children GO FREE FREE PARKING Featured in the Sunday Times Top 20 Street Fayres. Stalls featuring local businesses with crafts, plants, baking and produce. Tombola and the popular Dice Game.
Alne Village Main Street Alne
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Summer Bazaar
A small event with local small business and crafters selling unique produce. Refreshments available including a pimms and prosecco bar.
Sinderby Village Hall, Sinderby
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Brimham Rocks - Family Funteering
Are you looking for some family fun that can also benefit a place you love' Join our rangers for a day in the great outdoors, learning traditional countryside crafts and experience the site in a different way.
Brimham Rocks, Summerbridge, Harrogate,
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Antiques,Vintage Crafts & Collectors Fair.
Antiques, Crafts and Collectors Fair, Vintage café. over two floors. Crafts and vintage upstairs. antique ground floor free admission
Village Hall, 30, High Street, SWAINBY.
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Brimham Rocks - Geology Walk
This is a treat for the geology enthusiast. Come along for the 90 minute walk to find out the detail about how Brimham came to be and get taken around the weird and wonderful rocks. Booking Not Needed. Dogs on leads welcome.
Brimham Rocks, Summerbridge, Harrogate,
Mon 11 Jun, Mon 25 Jun

More details - Nunnington Hall - Behind the scenes tour
Join the conservation team on a rare tour to see what goes on behind closed doors. As well as exploring unseen rooms and items from the collection, the team will be sharing their top tips and answering questions. Booking Not Needed.
Nunnington Hall, Nunnington, near York,
Tue 12 Jun, Tue 10 Jul

More details - Friends of Swaledale Museum talk
Christine Hallas, ‘The Garths of Crackpot, A Swaledale Yeoman Family’. This lecture is based on five Day Books of the Swaledale Garths who lived at Crackpot farm and later at their newly built house, Haverdale House. The first Book was started in 1795 though there is a reference to possible earlier Day Books.
Swaledale Museum, The Green, Reeth
Wed 13 Jun

More details - Pilmoor Cottages - Open Garden for NGS
A year round garden for Rail enthusiasts and Garden Visitors. A ride on the 71/4’ Gauge railway runs through 2 acres of gardens and gives you the opportunity to view the garden from a different perspective.
Pilmoor Cottages, nr Helperby
Wed 13 Jun

More details - Steve Turner
Steve Turner is known as a pioneer of highly sophisticated English concertina song accompaniments, stretching the boundaries of traditional forms, with one of the best voices in the business. He is a multi-instrumentalist, who also accompanies himself on the cittern, and also plays mandolin and banjo.
Reeth Memorial Hall
Thu 14 Jun

More details - Yorkshire Coast - Hayburn Wyke wander
Join a ranger for a walk in the woods. Find out out how the National Trust looks after the coastal woodland of Hayburn Wyke, its flora, fauna, landscape and features. From battling invasive species to working with volunteers to improve access so that visitors can enjoy this special place. Free. Booking Essential.
Yorkshire Coast, Peakside, Ravenscar, Scarborough
Thu 14 Jun

More details - flipside Rock n Roll weekender
Fri night band Downtown Daddyo’s Sat afternoon The Outsiders Sat night Blast off
whitby Pavilion. West Cliff. Whitby
Fri 15 Jun and Sat 16 Jun
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More details - Harriet Dyer and Lou Conran Double Bill
On Friday 15th June, the Frazer Theatre Comedy Club welcomes back two of the funniest women to have graced our stage with a double bill of previews of their upcoming shows. Tickets are £8 and are available with no booking fee from our online box office at www.frazertheatre.co.uk or by calling 07835 927965.
Frazer Theatre Off High Street Knaresborough
Fri 15 Jun

More details - Brimham Rocks - Breath of Brimham
Are you a rock-enthusiast' Let our guide walk and talk you through the last 320 milion years in a 90 minute journey around the rocks and moorland. Booking Not Needed. Children are welcome. Dogs on leads welcome.
Brimham Rocks, Summerbridge, Harrogate,
Fri 15 Jun

More details - The Gin Fayre: Leyburn
That’s right, The Gin Fayre is on tour and we’re coming to a town you! The Gin Fayre brings you a wide variety of gins from across Scotland, the rest of the UK and indeed, the rest of the world under one roof.
Tennants The Auction Centre & Garden Rooms Leyburn North Yorkshire
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Keepy Uppy
Saturday 16th June Keepy Uppy Tutti Fruitti Productions 10.30am and 1.30pm Tickets £7.50 per person Box Office: 01756 792 809 Keepy Uppy tells an extraordinary tale of love, devotion and family, set in the world of all things football and undeniable team spirit.
Skipton Town Hall High Street Skipton
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - Panasonic Photography Roadshow
Borrow a Lumix and take a photo walk across the estate. Join Esther, Panasonic’s photography expert to learn all about their Lumix cameras and how to get the best from them for your nature photography. Booking Not Needed. Dogs on leads welcome.
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon,
Sat 16 Jun and Sun 17 Jun

More details - Coffee morning
An informal drop-in for coffee and cake in the schoolroom at the back of the chapel. Disabled access & facilities available.
Reeth Evangelical Congregational Church, The Green, Reeth
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Dippy Craft & Gift Fair
Fabulous craft & gift fair with free entry for all, café and around 18 stalls
Filey Evron Centre
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Hic!    or The Entire History of Wine (abridged)
In association with Campbell’s of Leyburn How did wine begin? Who put the bubbles in champagne? What was Jeeves’ patent morning reviver? What do you do when a chap forgets to pass the port?
Leyburn Arts & Community Centre
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - Walk on the monks' way
Step back in time and journey along the 7.5 mile historic route between Fountains Abbey and Brimham Rocks. Starting at Fountains Abbey & Studley Royal visitor centre you will follow your guide through the landscape. Bring a packed lunch to munch midway.
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon,
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Treasurer's House, York - Father's Day
Treat dad to a delicious home cooked lunch in the Below Stairs Caf and book on to a guided tour of the rooftop servants’ quarters with stunning views of York Minster. Booking Not Needed.
Treasurer’s House, York, Minster Yard, York,
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens - Father's Day bushcraft and beer
Make it a Father’s Day to remember with a day of hands-on activities with Wild Earth Creative Education (some activities pre-bookable only) then wash it down with a sample from local suppliers Treboom Brewery and find out about beer making.
Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens, Beningbrough, York,
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Yorke House - Open Garden for NGS
Award-winning English country garden in the heart of Nidderdale. Designed as a series of distinct areas which flow naturally through 2 acres of ornamental garden. Colour-themed borders, fragrant millennium garden, woodland sanctuary and secluded seating areas.
Yorke House, Nidderdale
Sun 17 Jun

More details - The Manor House - Open Garden for NGS
Home of the world renowned flower arranger George Smith, this 3 acre garden reflects his painterly style of planting. Sub-divided by mellow walls it abounds with many surprises as each area is colour themed featuring herbaceous perennials, especially hostas and ferns.
The Manor House, York
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Brimham Rocks - Brimham Photo Challenge - Lighting the Rocks
Every now and then the contrast on the rocks is just too much and a carefully placed flash is essential. Join the Brimham Photographic Society for this session to try out lighting the rocks from different angles. Booking Not Needed. Dogs on leads welcome.
Brimham Rocks, Summerbridge, Harrogate,
Mon 18 Jun

More details - Swing into Summer!
The Ilkley based choir, Cantores Olicanae, invite you to their concert ’Swing into Summer!’ Come along and enjoy a sparkling Summer cocktail of music including Hubert Parry’s ’I Was Glad’, some delightful folk songs from John Rutter, a medley from Leonard Bernstein’s West Side...
Fewston Church in the Washburn Valley
Tue 19 Jun

More details - Lionel Richie
Lionel Richie. Artists performing: Lionel Richie.: Tickets avaiable.
Scarborough Open Air Theatre, Scarborough
Tue 19 Jun

More details - The Script
The Script Plus Special Guests. Artists performing: The Script.: Tickets avaiable.
Scarborough Open Air Theatre, Scarborough
Thu 21 Jun

More details - Jollyboat
On Friday 22nd June 2018, the Frazer Theatre Comedy Club is excited to host musical comedy double act, Jollyboat. A favourite among many Comedy Club regulars, Jollyboat are the UK’s best comedy-pirate-geek-rock duo. Brothers Tommy and Ed write catchy songs and lyrics packed with fast-paced one-liners.
Frazer Theatre Off High Street Knaresborough
Fri 22 Jun

More details - York Cycle Rally 2018
Inspired by the Tour de Yorkshire? Or just like to get out and about by bike? Then come to the York Rally, a traditional, volunteer-organised celebration of cycling. Building on a 70-year history this is an old-fashioned grand weekend of cycling with some modern touches, all set on the Knavesmire in York.
Knavesmire, York
Sat 23 Jun and Sun 24 Jun

More details - Linden Lodge - Open Garden for NGS
6 acres in all. 1 acre garden owner designed and constructed since 2000. Gravel paths edged with brick or lavender, many borders with unusual mixed herbaceous perennials, shrubs and feature trees. A wildlife pond, summer house, kitchen garden, glasshouse. Orchard and woodland area.
Linden Lodge, York
Sat 23 Jun, Sat 7 Jul

More details - Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - Deer watch
Come and explore the deer park with our guides this summer. Walk with us through our centuries old deer park to see the beautiful summer coats of the Red, Fallow and Sika deer. Spot the recently born fawns and calves. Booking Not Needed. Dogs on leads welcome.
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon,
Sat 23 Jun, Sat 21 Jul

More details - Paul Heaton & Jacqui Abbott
Paul Heaton & Jacqui Abbott plus special guest Billy Bragg. Artists performing: Jacqui Abbott, Paul Heaton.: Tickets avaiable.
Dalby Forest, Pickering
Sat 23 Jun

More details - A Midsummer Night’s Dream
 Our fourth instalment from Quantum theatre following from the sold out success of A Christmas Carol.
Skipton Town Hall High Street Skipton
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Gardens of Knaresborough Town
Gardens of Knaresborough Town The hidden gardens of Knaresborough Town will be open again on Saturday and Sunday 23th and 24th June 2018 between 12.00 and 4.30 pm in the afternoon, by the Knaresborough Horticultural Society, in aid of the Dementia Forward charity.
Green Dragon Yard, Knaresborough Town Centre
Sat 23 Jun and Sun 24 Jun

More details - St Leonard's Hospice Summer Fair
Annual summer fair at the hospice, lots of fun, petting farm, entertainment, BBQ, prosecco, raffle, tombolas, café, ice cream, great prizes.
185 Tadcaster Road
Sun 24 Jun

More details - George Ezra
George Ezra. Artists performing: George Ezra.: Tickets avaiable.
Dalby Forest, Pickering
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Nile Rodgers & Chic
Nile Rodgers & Chic. Artists performing: CHIC featuring Nile Rodgers.: Tickets avaiable.
Scarborough Open Air Theatre, Scarborough
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Birstwith Hall - Open Garden for NGS
Large 4 acre garden nestling in secluded Yorkshire dale with formal garden and ornamental orchard, extensive lawns, picturesque stream, large pond and Victorian greenhouse. Also home-made teas and refreshments for large groups.
Birstwith Hall, Harrogate
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Linden Lodge - Open Garden for NGS
6 acres in all. 1 acre garden owner designed and constructed since 2000. Gravel paths edged with brick or lavender, many borders with unusual mixed herbaceous perennials, shrubs and feature trees. A wildlife pond, summer house, kitchen garden, glasshouse. Orchard and woodland area.
Linden Lodge, York
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Willow Cottage - Open Garden for NGS
A white garden, north facing, small (just 300m2) but perfectly formed with several seating areas giving time to absorb the garden. Split into three sections and planted for scent. Patio with raised beds, shade area, and sunny lawn with borders summerhouse and home made greenhouse.
Willow Cottage, York
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - Summer in the herb garden
Meet Rosemary, Angelica and Rose in the hidden herb garden opposite Fountains Hall. Pam will offer some sage and thymely advice to help you get to know these and other members of the herb family that grow in this little garden in Summer. Booking Not Needed. Dogs on leads welcome.
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon,
Tue 26 Jun, Wed 18 Jul

More details - Sleightholmedale Lodge - Open Garden for NGS
Hillside garden, walled rose garden and herbaceous borders with delphiniums, roses, verbascums in July. Species tulips and meconopsis in early June. Views over peaceful valley in N.Yorks Moors.
Sleightholmedale Lodge, Fadmoor
Wed 27 Jun, Sun 12 Aug

More details - Upper Dales Family History Group
Gill Parkes - And the bride wore… Gill Parkes is an archivist at Durham County Record Office who has selected group photographs of weddings from the archives to illustrate the changing fashions of the day and weddings across a wide social range, with some of the stories of the families in the photographs.
Fremington Sunday School, near Reeth
Wed 27 Jun

More details - Steps
Steps. Artists performing: Steps.: Tickets avaiable.
Scarborough Open Air Theatre, Scarborough
Fri 29 Jun

More details - Yorkshire Coast - Kayaking for beginners
Guided sea kayaking at Runswick Bay in conjunction with East Barnby Outdoor Centre. Learn to paddle a sit on top kayak and see the coast from a different perspective. Unfavourable sea conditions won’t put an end to our fun, we will play in the waves with surf or body boards instead. Booking Essential.
Yorkshire Coast, Peakside, Ravenscar, Scarborough
Sat 30 Jun, Sat 14 Jul, Sat 11 Aug

YORK PROMS- sensational classical picnic concert in the heart of historic York More details - YORK PROMS- sensational classical picnic concert in the heart of historic York
A rousing picnic concert in the heart of medieval York! York is the kind of city that leaves a lasting impression on all her visitors because of the wealth of history, architecture and culture that the locals are lucky enough to live right on top of!
York Museum Gardens
Sat 30 Jun
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More details - The North Yorkshire Guitar Fair - Thirsk Auction Mart - - Sunday 1st July 2018
North Yorkshire’s No 1 Guitar Event for all levels of players from non-players, new to guitar or pro players, its for all !!!
Thirsk Auction Mart, Blakey Lane, Thirsk
Sun 1 Jul

More details - Millgate House - Open Garden for NGS
SE walled town garden overlooking R Swale. Although small, the garden is full of character, enchantingly secluded with plants and shrubs. Foliage plants incl ferns and hostas. Old roses, interesting selection of clematis, small trees and shrubs. RHS associate garden. Immensely stylish, national award-winning garden.
Millgate House, Richmond
Sun 1 Jul, Sun 8 Jul

More details - Daneswell House - Open Garden for NGS
A ¾ acre secluded garden that sweeps down to the R Derwent. It has tiered terraces, ponds, including a new pond with bridge, water feature, shrubs, borders. The garden attracts abundant wildlife. Teas are served at the top of the garden.
Daneswell House, Stamford Bridge
Sun 1 Jul, Sun 29 Jul

More details - Havoc Hall - Open Garden for NGS
Started in 2009, comprising 8 areas incl knot, herbaceous, mixed shrub and flower gardens, courtyard, vegetable area and orchard, woodland walk and large lawned area with hornbeam trees and hedging. To the S is a 2 acre wild flower meadow and small lake.
Havoc Hall, York
Sun 1 Jul

More details - 3 Church Walk - Open Garden for NGS
A garden created from scratch 16 years ago, surprisingly mature, with mixed borders and trees, water feature and pond. Raised vegetable garden and greenhouse. The lawn leads onto a paddock with views of open countryside, lots of seating to sit and enjoy the different vistas.
3 Church Walk, York
Sun 1 Jul

More details - Primrose Bank Nursery Garden - Open Garden for NGS
Over 1 acre of rare and unusual plant varieties, shrubs and trees. Bulbs, Hellebores and flowering shrubs in spring, followed by planting for yr round interest. Courtyard garden, mixed borders, summer house and pond.
Primrose Bank Nursery Garden, York
Sun 1 Jul

More details - Myton Grange - Open Garden for NGS
This garden, attached to a Victorian farmhouse, once formed part of the Myton Estate. Extending to ¾ acre, the site is adjacent to the R Swale and includes a paved terrace garden; formal parterre; circular garden with mixed shrub and herbaceous border; lawn with topiary borders.
Myton Grange, York
Sun 1 Jul

More details - The Grange - Open Garden for NGS
Over 4 acres set in the grounds of Victorian house (not open) with mature trees and panoramic views towards The Gateway to the Dales. The garden has been restored by the owners over the last 2 decades with many areas of interest being added to the original footprint.
The Grange, Skipton
Wed 4 Jul, Wed 8 Aug

More details - Goddards House and Garden - Goddards in bloom lunch and talk
Enjoy a delicious two course light lunch made with inspiration from the kitchen garden, followed by an exclusive tour round the delightful arts and crafts garden with the senior gardener as part of York’s Bloom horticulture festival. Lunch will be served at 12.
Goddards House and Garden, 27 Tadcaster Road, York,
Thu 5 Jul to Sun 8 Jul

More details - Bloom! a new festival celebrating flowers and horticulture in York
Bloom! is a brand new festival taking place, 5–8 July, celebrating horticulture and flowers in historic York.
York various locations across the city
Thu 5 Jul to Sun 8 Jul

More details - Emeli Sande
Emeli Sande Plus Special Guest. Artists performing: Emeli Sande .: Tickets avaiable.
Scarborough Open Air Theatre, Scarborough
Thu 5 Jul

More details - Treasurer's House, York - Bloom flower festival
Join in the spirit of York’s Bloom Flower Festival and celebrate York’s famous floral heritage at Treasurer’s House. Enjoy drinks on the lawn of the award winning garden and join a free garden talk to discover more about the beautiful plants. Booking Not Needed.
Treasurer’s House, York, Minster Yard, York,
Thu 5 Jul to Sun 8 Jul

More details - Discussing Dolls Houses with Lauren Child
Charlie and Lola fans can meet bestselling author-illustrator and Children’s Laureate, Lauren Child at Newby Hall, near Ripon this summer.
Newby Hall & Gardens, Ripon
Fri 6 Jul

More details - Captain Cook Festival
The 250th anniversary of the momentous first voyage of one of the world’s greatest explorers will be celebrated in Whitby. James Cook learnt his trade as a seaman in Whitby and his famous vessel HM Bark Endeavour was built in Whitby.
Whitby
Fri 6 Jul to Sun 8 Jul

More details - Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds
Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds. Artists performing: Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds.: Tickets avaiable.
Scarborough Open Air Theatre, Scarborough
Fri 6 Jul

More details - Robin Hood and His Merry Men
Robin Hood and his band of merry men are feared by the richest of the land as they travel through Sherwood Forest stealing from the rich to give to the poor.
Pickering Castle, Castlegate, Pickering
Fri 6 Jul

More details - Sense and Sensibility
Join Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as Elinor and Marianne Dashwood make their first forays into the exciting world of Regency society.
Burnby Hall Gardens and Museum, Pocklington
Fri 6 Jul

More details - Cawood Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
These three contrasting gardens in an attractive historic village are linked by a pretty riverside walk to the C11 church and Memorial garden and across the Castle Garth to the remains of Cawood Castle. 9 Anson Grove is a small garden with tranquil pools and secluded sitting places.
Cawood Gardens, nr Selby
Sat 7 Jul and Sun 8 Jul

More details - Appleton Wiske Scarecrow Festival: Sat 7th & Sun 8th July 2018: 11 am -5 pm
Come and join us at this popular event, with over 50 glamorous and topical scarecrows there is plenty to see and do as you walk around the village. The quilting team are exhibiting again in the Church and the Chapel hosts the arts exhibition and a sale of crafts.
Village Hall. Appleton Wiske. North Yorkshire
Sat 7 Jul and Sun 8 Jul

More details - Copmanthorpe Carnival
Copmanthorpe Carnival, York’s biggest and best Carnival, now in its 50th successful year! This event has always been popular and has grown from a small, traditional, village event into a huge spectacle attracting visitors from all over Yorkshire and is now proud to be York’s BEST Carnival.
Copmanthorpe Recreation Centre, Barons Crescent, Copmanthorpe.
Sat 7 Jul

More details - Record and cd fair
traders buying and selling collrctable vinyl cds dvds etc
citiscreen cinema coney st york
Sat 7 Jul

More details - Robin Hood and His Merry Men
Robin Hood and his band of merry men are feared by the richest of the land as they travel through Sherwood Forest stealing from the rich to give to the poor.
Richmond Castle, Tower Street, Richmond
Sat 7 Jul

More details - Chic Vintique Fair
Chic Vintique Vintage & Craft fairs offer something for everyone whose passion is vintage, retro and collectables or gifts, crafts, jewellery and cards.......and much more! There is a vintage tearoom offering a selection of delicious cakes and a hot/cold drink served on fine china and with linen table cloths.
Town Hall, Market Place, Richmond
Sun 8 Jul

More details - Civil War in Knaresborough
A spectacular experience from the days of the English Civil War, as re-enactors from the Sir Thomas Glemham’s Regiment of the Sealed Knot Society create a living history village with cameos of 17th Century life.
Knaresborough Castle and Museum, Castle Yard, Knaresborough
Sun 8 Jul

More details - Robin Hood and His Merry Men
Robin Hood and his band of merry men are feared by the richest of the land as they travel through Sherwood Forest stealing from the rich to give to the poor.
Dunstarn Farm, Dunstarn Lane, Adel, Leeds
Sun 8 Jul

More details - Dacre Banks & Summerbridge Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Dacre Banks and Summerbridge Gardens are situated in the beautiful countryside of Nidderdale and designed to take advantage of the scenic Dales landscape. The gardens are linked by an attractive walk along the valley and each may be accessed individually by car.
Dacre Banks & Summerbridge Gardens, Nidderdale
Sun 8 Jul

More details - The Nursery - Open Garden for NGS
Hidden, attractive and productive 1-acre organic garden behind suburban house (not open). Wide range of top and soft fruit with over 100 fruit trees, many in trained form. Many different vegetables grown both outside and under cover incl a large 20m greenhouse.
The Nursery, York
Sun 8 Jul

More details - Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - Daily abbey and water garden tours
A tale of two parts, revisit the abbey’s monastic past before experiencing the Georgian splendour of the water garden.
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon,
Tue 10 Jul to Fri 31 Aug

More details - Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - folly! Art in the garden trail
Pick up a map to explore the follies and let your creativity run wild! There’s art in the garden but it’s not paintings, and it’s not in a gallery...The artworks are in the garden and they’re just for fun - we call them follies. Use this map to explore!
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon,
Tue 10 Jul to Fri 31 Aug

More details - Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - folly! 2018
Surprising, intriguing and extraordinary... See the lost follies of the water garden re-imagined by artists and architects. Surprising, intriguing and extraordinary...
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon,
Tue 10 Jul to Fri 31 Aug

More details - Speed Dating in York
Speed Dating in York How Speed Dating in York works When you arrive at the speed dating venue for Speed Dating in York, you will be greeted by our friendly professional hosts.
3 Little Stonegate
Tue 10 Jul

More details - Great Yorkshire Show
The 160th Great Yorkshire Show will take place in Harrogate in 2018, celebrating the very best of farming, food and the countryside. Over 130,000 visitors and 8,500 animals flock to the Great Yorkshire Showground every year for the three day show, making it one of the biggest in the UK.
Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate
Tue 10 Jul to Thu 12 Jul

More details - Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens - Making her mark: celebrating creative women
A new exhibition in partnership with the National Portrait Gallery showcasing diverse portraits of influential women who have made an outstanding contribution to art and culture, from Judi Dench to Amy Winehouse and J.K. Rowling. You never know who you might see in the saloon galleries at Beningbrough Hall.
Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens, Beningbrough, York,
Tue 10 Jul to Fri 31 Aug

More details - Scarborough Race For Life 5K
This is a 5k suitable for all abilities. This is thousands of women uniting with one purpose. Walk, jog or run. Raise valuable funds for research. THIS IS BEATING CANCER. Make the most of our 30% discount on registration this January! Find your local Race For Life events here: findarace.com
Sealife Centre, Scalby Mills Rd, Scarborough
Wed 11 Jul

More details - Teechers by John Godber
The Blue Light Theatre Company are back by popular demand with this hilarious play by John Godber that will take you back to your school days. Featuring a talented cast and directed by Peter Melia - this is not to be missed!! Wednesday 11th July 7.30pm, Thursday 12th July 7PM and Friday 13th July 7.30pm.
Acomb Working Mens Club, Front Street, Acomb York
Wed 11 Jul, Fri 13 Jul

More details - Goddards House and Garden - A daughter's view
New displays and events through the year telling Betty Terry’s story of growing up at Goddards, giving a daughter’s view of the Terry home and man behind the chocolate business and his family. Booking Not Needed.
Goddards House and Garden, 27 Tadcaster Road, York,
Wed 11 Jul to Sun 15 Jul, Wed 18 Jul to Sun 22 Jul, Wed 25 Jul to Sun 29 Jul, Wed 1 Aug to Sun 5 Aug, Wed 8 Aug to Sun 12 Aug, Wed 15 Aug to Sun 19 Aug, Wed 22 Aug to Mon 27 Aug, Wed 29 Aug to Fri 31 Aug

More details - The Nursery - Open Garden for NGS
Hidden, attractive and productive 1-acre organic garden behind suburban house (not open). Wide range of top and soft fruit with over 100 fruit trees, many in trained form. Many different vegetables grown both outside and under cover incl a large 20m greenhouse.
The Nursery, York
Wed 11 Jul

More details - Friends of Swaledale Museum talk
Helen Bainbridge, ‘A Little Country in Itself - Ingilby and Hartley’s Swaledale’ This lecture is part of the celebrations connected with the 50th anniversary of the publication of Marie Hartley and Joan Ingilby’s Life and Tradition in the Dales (1968).
Swaledale Museum, The Green, Reeth
Wed 11 Jul

More details - Scarborough Race For Life 10K 2018
10k is a great step up from our 5k events. Up the challenge and take part in a Race for Life 10k event. Walk, jog or run. Raise valuable funds for research. THIS IS BEATING CANCER. Make the most of our 30% discount on registration this January! Find your local Race For Life events here: findarace.com
Sealife Centre, Scalby Mills Rd, Scarborough
Wed 11 Jul

More details - The Story Of The Beach Boys® A Tribute
Presented here is a unique opportunity to hear a comprehensive selection of chart hits America’s biggest pop band ever recorded including: God Only Knows - Good Vibrations - I Get Around - Surfin’ USA - Fun Fun Fun - California Girls - Sloop John B and many more that you will surely know and by the end of the evening
Frazer Theatre, Off High Street, (behind Tesco), Park Crest, Knaresborough
Fri 13 Jul

More details - Harrogate Pretty Muddy Kids 2018
Race for Life Pretty Muddy Kids is our brilliant muddy obstacle course just for the little ones. They can take on the obstacles, crawl through the mud pit and have fun with friends, all the while helping raise valuable funds for BEATING CANCER. Make the most of our 30% discount on registration this January!
The Stray, Knaresborough Road, Harrogate
Sat 14 Jul

More details - Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens - Book amnesty and sale weekend
Clear out your bookcase and bring any donations along this weekend and we’ll find new homes for them. Just in case your shelves are looking bare we’ll have plenty of second-hand books on sale to help fill them. Booking Not Needed.
Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens, Beningbrough, York,
Sat 14 Jul and Sun 15 Jul

More details - Harrogate Pretty Muddy 5K 2018
Race for Life Pretty Muddy is our brilliant 5k muddy obstacle course. Scramble over the A-frame. Crawl through the mud pit. Have fun with your friends. And raise valuable funds for BEATING CANCER. Make the most of our 30% discount on registration this January!
The Stray, Knaresborough Road, Harrogate
Sat 14 Jul

More details - Soldiers of the Empire
An exhilarating and moving dance, music and storytelling performance. Annapurna Indian Dance pays homage to the forgotten soldiers from undivided India, who fought for Britain during WWI.
Settle Stories, The Joinery, Dawsons Court, Market Place, Settle, North Yorkshire
Sat 14 Jul

More details - Handcrafted Boutique Fairs
Artisan bespoke craft fair from selected crafters from around the north east
The Feathers Hotel Helmsley
Sat 14 Jul

More details - Harrogate Race For Life 10K 2018
10k is a great step up from our 5k events. Up the challenge and take part in a Race for Life 10k event. Walk, jog or run. Raise valuable funds for research. THIS IS BEATING CANCER. Make the most of our 30% discount on registration this January! Find your local Race For Life events here: findarace.com
The Stray, Knaresborough Road, Harrogate
Sun 15 Jul

More details - Brimham Rocks - Family Funteering
Are you looking for some family fun that can also benefit a place you love' Join our rangers for a day in the great outdoors, learning traditional countryside crafts and experience the site in a different way.
Brimham Rocks, Summerbridge, Harrogate,
Sun 15 Jul, Sun 12 Aug

More details - The Coach House - Open Garden for NGS
Small but beautifully formed this front garden of a late C19 coach house is a true hidden gem concealed behind large Victorian houses.
The Coach House, Harrogate
Sun 15 Jul

More details - Harrogate Race for Life 5K 2018
This is a 5k suitable for all abilities. This is thousands of women uniting with one purpose. Walk, jog or run. Raise valuable funds for research. THIS IS BEATING CANCER. Make the most of our 30% discount on registration this January! Find your local Race For Life events here: findarace.com
The Stray, Knaresborough Road, Harrogate
Sun 15 Jul

More details - Yorkshire Coast - East Coast War Channels walk - SS Southborough
A stroll with a ranger to recall events along the East Coast War Channels of WWI. Over 1,000 WWI shipwrecks lurk under the sea just off the UK’s east coast. For many years these wrecks have lain relatively forgotten, with their stories locked in an underwater world.
Yorkshire Coast, Peakside, Ravenscar, Scarborough
Mon 16 Jul

More details - Brimham Rocks - Brimham Photo Challenge - Macro Photography
Summer is the best time to capture close -ups of our flowers, moor heather and wildlife coming out along with the nice weather. Come along and join Brimham Photographic Society in this search for mini-wonders. Booking Not Needed.
Brimham Rocks, Summerbridge, Harrogate,
Mon 16 Jul

More details - Treasurer's House, York - Frank Green's special 'by appointment' tours
Join a small group for an exclusive 45 minute tour to learn more about Frank Green and his special gift of Treasurer’s House to the National Trust - the first to be gifted complete with its collection.
Treasurer’s House, York, Minster Yard, York,
Wed 18 Jul, Wed 25 Jul

More details - Friends of Swaledale Museum talk
David Johnson, ‘Lime kilns in Swaledale & Arkengarthdale: the where, the when and the what for?’ Lime burning in the Dales has a proven history stretching back over 800 years, and the northern dales have remains of nearly 250 kilns of various types and periods.
Swaledale Museum, The Green, Reeth
Wed 18 Jul

More details - Stereophonics
Stereophonics. Artists performing: Stereophonics.: Tickets avaiable.
Scarborough Open Air Theatre, Scarborough
Thu 19 Jul

More details - Skipton Camerata: Free Under 18s matinee
Skipton Camerata: Free Under 18s matinee 1.30pm to 2.30pm  Skipton Town Hall are always looking at how to encourage new audiences to engage with the cultural events taking place at the venue.
Skipton Town Hall High Street Skipton
Fri 20 Jul

More details - Brimham Rocks - Breath of Brimham
Are you a rock-enthusiast' Let our guide walk and talk you through the last 320 milion years in a 90 minute journey around the rocks and moorland. Booking Not Needed. Children are welcome. Dogs on leads welcome.
Brimham Rocks, Summerbridge, Harrogate,
Fri 20 Jul, Fri 17 Aug

More details - Sense and Sensibility
Join Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as Elinor and Marianne Dashwood make their first forays into the exciting world of Regency society.
National Trust Nunnington Hall, near Helmsley
Fri 20 Jul

More details - Manor Farm - Open Garden for NGS
Borders packed with chalk loving perennials, many unusual. Shrubs and trees. Topiary shapes and terracotta pots throughout. Small knot garden by rockery, trellis and arbour. Summerhouse with formal pool but restrained planting in this area! Fallen tree stream and pond. Large lawns and pergolas.
Manor Farm, Malton
Fri 20 Jul

More details - Robin Hood and His Merry Men
Robin Hood and his band of merry men are feared by the richest of the land as they travel through Sherwood Forest stealing from the rich to give to the poor.
Mount Grace Priory, Staddlebridge, Northallerton
Fri 20 Jul

More details - The Great Seaside Vintage Fair (Whitby) 2018
The Great Seaside Vintage Fair (Whitby) 2018. Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 July 2018. Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, North Yorkshire YO21 3EN. Back for the eighth year with the vintage fair with a SEA VIEW!!!
Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby
Sat 21 Jul and Sun 22 Jul

More details - The Handcrafted Boutique Fairs
Bespoke artisan craft fair with selected crafters from around the North East
Town Hall Masham
Sat 21 Jul and Sun 22 Jul

More details - Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - Children's craft at Swanley Grange
Have a go at twisting and tying yarn to make a colourful friendship bracelet this summer. In medieval times the monks looked after lots of sheep which provided wool. Spinning is an important part of turning wool into yarn. It makes the yarn strong by twisting the wool fibres together.
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon,
Sat 21 Jul to Sun 5 Aug

More details - Il Divo
Il Divo Castles and Country Tour. Artists performing: Il Divo.: Tickets avaiable.
Scarborough Open Air Theatre, Scarborough
Sat 21 Jul

More details - Evie Ladin & Keith Terry
Evie Ladin & Keith Terry are based in Oakland, Calfornia. Evie is a singer-songwriter, plays clawhammer banjo and is a percussive dancer. Trained as a jazz drummer, Keith is a master percussionist, plays stand-up bass and is the founder of the International Body Music Festival.
Reeth Memorial Hall
Sat 21 Jul

More details - Coffee morning
An informal drop-in for coffee and cake in the schoolroom at the back of the chapel. Disabled access & facilities available.
Reeth Evangelical Congregational Church, The Green, Reeth
Sat 21 Jul

More details - Firework Champions on Saturday 21st July 2018, At Newby Hall, Ripon, North Yorkshire, HG4 5AJ
Set in the beautiful surroundings of Newby halll. 3 of the UK’s leading firework companies compete against each other with a 10 minute firework display choreographed to music for your enjoyment. Closing display by the organisers MLE pyrotechnics YOU the audience can text vote for the winner.
Newby Hall, Ripon North Yorkshire
Sat 21 Jul

More details - Yorkshire Coast - Geocaching taster day: Robin Hood's Bay
Take up the treasure hunt challenge on this fun outdoors activity for all ages. In partnership with the North York Moors National Park Authority. Hire a GPS unit to search for hidden boxes and clues on a 1.5mile trail. 20 deposit plus proof of ID required. For further information call 01439 772738. Booking Not Needed.
Yorkshire Coast, Peakside, Ravenscar, Scarborough
Sun 22 Jul

More details - Royal Gardens at Goldsborough Hall open for the NGS
The Royal Gardens of Goldsborough Hall are opening for the National Garden Scheme on Sun 22nd July 2017 from 12-5pm.
Goldsborough Hall, Church Street, Goldsborough
Sun 22 Jul

More details - The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Deep in the beautiful Northumbrian countryside a terrifying mystery and a legendary nemesis await the arrival of the world’s greatest detective. When the wife of Doctor Watson suddenly disappears, a desperate quest to find her begins.
Knaresborough Castle and Museums, Castle Yard, Knaresborough
Sun 22 Jul

More details - Cow Close Cottage - Open Garden for NGS
acre country garden on sloping site with stream and far reaching views. Large borders with drifts of interesting, well-chosen, later flowering summer perennials and some grasses contrasting with woodland shade and streamside plantings. Gravel path leading to vegetable area.
Cow Close Cottage, Harrogate
Sun 22 Jul

More details - Goldsborough Hall - Open Garden for NGS
Previously opened for NGS from 1928-30 and now beautifully restored by present owners (re-opened in 2010). 12 acre garden and formal landscaped grounds in parkland setting and Grade II*, C17 house, former residence of the late HRH Princess Mary, daughter of George V and Queen Mary.
Goldsborough Hall, Goldsborough
Sun 22 Jul

More details - Thornycroft - Open Garden for NGS
A ¾ acre country garden created since 2009 comprising lawn areas, trees, shrubs and perennials and featuring some unusual plant specimens. Pergola, summerhouse and paved courtyard garden with container plants and raised beds. Orchard with mixture of heritage and modern varieties and an ornamental kitchen garden.
Thornycroft, nr Thirsk
Sun 22 Jul

More details - Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - Spot the wildflowers
From Devil’s Bit Scabious to Fairy Flax, how many species of flowers can you find in the Banqueting House Lawn' Peek through a magnifying glass to marvel at the flora that blooms on the limestone grassland in front of the Banqueting House. Booking Not Needed. Dogs on leads welcome.
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon,
Tue 24 Jul

More details - James Arthur
James Arthur. Artists performing: James Arthur.: Tickets avaiable.
Scarborough Open Air Theatre, Scarborough
Thu 26 Jul

More details - Yorkshire Coast - Ravens and robins
Get close up to our feathered friends. See experts identifying and ringing birds at Ravenscar. Information gathered at this event will be supplied to the British Trust for Ornithology (BTO), contributing to an overall picture of bird life on the Yorkshire coast. A rare opportunity to see birds. Booking Essential.
Yorkshire Coast, Peakside, Ravenscar, Scarborough
Thu 26 Jul

More details - Secret Garden
It’s 1910, and spoilt, lonely Mary Lennox lives a life of luxury in India with her aristocratic parents. But when an unexpected twist of fate suddenly leaves her orphaned, she is sent to live with an unknown uncle in Misselthwaite Manor on the wild Yorkshire Moors.
York Theatre Royal St Leonards Place York
Fri 27 Jul to Sat 25 Aug

More details - Goddards House and Garden - Horse racing and chocolates
There’s fun for all the family as you take in the sounds of York Race Course while discovering the link between these races and the Terry family. Then why not become a jockey for a day as you race each other on hobby horses!
Goddards House and Garden, 27 Tadcaster Road, York,
Fri 27 Jul, Sat 28 Jul, Wed 22 Aug to Sat 25 Aug

More details - Yorkshire Coast - Canoe adventure
Paddle along the River Esk from Ruswarp to Whitby with East Barnby Outdoor Education Centre. Learn canoeing skills and watch scenery and wildlife go by on a peaceful tour down the River Esk. We’ll start at Ruswarp and finish in Whitby Harbour. Beginners welcome. Booking Essential. Phone: 0344 249 1895.
Yorkshire Coast, Peakside, Ravenscar, Scarborough
Fri 27 Jul, Mon 6 Aug

More details - Bastille
Bastille. Artists performing: Bastille.: Tickets avaiable.
Scarborough Open Air Theatre, Scarborough
Sat 28 Jul

More details - Coverham Abbey open gardens and summer plant fair 2018
Due to overwhelming support Flower Power Fairs is back at Coverham. What a wonderful garden to hold a plant fair in! The owners rarely open their garden to the public so make a note in your diary now.
Coverham Abbey, Middleham, North Yorkshire
Sun 29 Jul

More details - Rewela Cottage - Open Garden for NGS
Situated in a lovely quiet country village, a little bit off the beaten track is one of Yorkshire little hidden treasures.
Rewela Cottage, Skewsby
Sun 29 Jul

More details - Yorkshire Coast - Rock pool rummage at Robin Hood's Bay
Search the rock pools with a ranger. Learn about the creatures that inhabit the nooks and crannies of our coastline; amazing anemones, crazy crabs, funny fish, slimy seaweed and lots more. Booking Essential. Phone: 01723 870 423. Suitable for children aged 4 and up. Dogs on leads welcome.
Yorkshire Coast, Peakside, Ravenscar, Scarborough
Mon 30 Jul, Wed 29 Aug

More details - Holiday Bible Club
Crafts, Bible Stories, games, songs & quizzes each morning for children of primary school age and a family fun evening. For further details contact 07582 575815. Visiting children very welcome.
Reeth Evangelical Congregational Church, The Green, Reeth
Mon 30 Jul to Fri 3 Aug

More details - Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens - Artrageous!
Get creative in this free family art workshop, inspired by the ’Making her mark: celebrating creative women’ exhibition. Have a go at making something new each week, then take it with you to display your creation at home. Booking Not Needed.
Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens, Beningbrough, York,
Wed 1 Aug, Mon 6 Aug, Wed 8 Aug, Mon 13 Aug, Wed 15 Aug, Mon 20 Aug, Wed 22 Aug, Mon 27 Aug, Wed 29 Aug

More details - Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - Pond dipping
Newts, water lice, water boatmen, molluscs, pea mussels...there’s an extraordinary world just waiting to be discovered hiding under the surface of the still ponds in the water garden. We’ll provide the nets, identification charts and the pots so you can see what you might find.
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon,
Wed 1 Aug, Wed 15 Aug, Wed 29 Aug

More details - Friends of Swaledale Museum Talk
Jane Greville, ‘Surveying the Architecture of Swaledale and Arkengarthdale for the New Pevsner’. Jane is currently revising the Yorkshire: North Riding volume in the Pevsner Architectural Guides series (Yale University Press).
Swaledale Museum, The Green, Reeth
Wed 1 Aug

More details - Brimham Rocks - Brimham Adventure
Tick another thing off your 50 things to do before you are 11 and 3/4 list. Join us for this 50 Things-themed adventure. Wrap up warm for some Brimham Rocks fun and games. Suitable for accompanied children aged 5+. Booking Not Needed. Suitable for accompanied children aged 5+. Dogs on leads welcome.
Brimham Rocks, Summerbridge, Harrogate,
Thu 2 Aug, Thu 9 Aug, Thu 16 Aug, Thu 23 Aug, Thu 30 Aug

More details - Whyncrest - Open Garden for NGS
Elevated garden with wow factor views across Filey Bay and beyond. The garden has been carefully designed, creating micro climate ’rooms’ taking you from jungle garden to a pond garden with tropical planting and a huge waterfall, herbaceous borders and topiary shrubs.
Whyncrest, Filey
Thu 2 Aug and Fri 3 Aug

More details - Ard Rock 2018 (non competitors)
Ard Rock 2018 (non competitors): Tickets avaiable.
, Yorkshire
Fri 3 Aug

More details - Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens - Feathered friends Fridays
Back by popular demand the team from Wise Owl Bird of Prey Rescue are returning with some feathery friends including owls, falcons and hawks. Meet, hold and get involved with the flying demonstrations. Wise Owl Bird of Prey Rescue team will be back this summer with their amazing birds every Friday in August.
Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens, Beningbrough, York,
Fri 3 Aug, Fri 10 Aug, Fri 17 Aug, Fri 24 Aug, Fri 31 Aug

More details - Yorkshire Coast - Bushcraft and beck scrambling
Woodland and watery adventures with East Barnby Outdoor Education Centre. Learn bushcraft in the woods, build a den and make some wild art. After lunch you’ll be crawling through boulders, climbing small waterfalls and crossing rivers - you’re guaranteed to get wet. Booking Essential. Phone: 0344 249 1895.
Yorkshire Coast, Peakside, Ravenscar, Scarborough
Fri 3 Aug

More details - Sense and Sensibility
Join Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as Elinor and Marianne Dashwood make their first forays into the exciting world of Regency society.
Scarborough Castle, Castle Road, Scarborough
Fri 3 Aug

More details - handcrafted boutique fairs
Bespoke Artisan craft fair from selected crafters from around the North East
Town Hall Northallerton
Sat 4 Aug

More details - Brimham Rocks - Family Outdoor Day
Do you want your family to scale new heights' Join Harrogate Climbing Centre for a day weaseling, climbing and abseiling. Children must be accompanied by an adult (max 2 per adult). No previous experience required. Booking Essential. Phone: 01423815024. Suitable for children aged 7+.
Brimham Rocks, Summerbridge, Harrogate,
Sat 4 Aug, Sat 25 Aug

More details - Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - Natural dye at Swanley Grange
Come along to watch this natural wool dyeing process, which has more than a hint of magic and alchemy about it. We will be gathering and using natural materials from the medieval garden at Swanley Grange and woodland to dye wool in amazing colours.
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon,
Sat 4 Aug

More details - Lichen drop-in
Les and Sue Knight will host a lichen ‘drop in’ between 2pm and 4pm in the Museum. You will be able see and handle specimens, look at them under a microscope and learn how these slow growing, long lived organisms, formed by a symbiotic partnership between a fungus and an alga, can be used to understand historic air...
Swaledale Museum, The Green, Reeth
Sat 4 Aug

More details - Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - The Big Sing
Come along to St. Mary’s church to have a sing along to well-known hymns, and listen to inspiring readings. All are welcome to step into the stunning gothic beauty of St Mary’s and enjoy this ecumenical service. Booking Not Needed. Assistance Dogs only are welcome.
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon,
Sun 5 Aug

More details - Chic Vintique Fair
Chic Vintique Vintage & Craft fairs offer something for everyone whose passion is vintage, retro and collectables or gifts, crafts, jewellery and cards.......and much more! There is a vintage tearoom offering a selection of delicious cakes and a hot/cold drink served on fine china and with linen table cloths.
Town Hall, Market Place, Richmond
Sun 5 Aug

More details - Littlethorpe Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Littlethorpe is a small village characterised by houses interspersed with fields. Greencroft is a ½ acre informal garden made by the owners. Special ornamental features incl gazebo, temple pavilions, formal pool, stone wall with mullions, and gate to rose pergola leading to a cascade water feature.
Littlethorpe Gardens, Ripon
Sun 5 Aug

More details - Brimham Rocks - Discover Climbing
Discover climbing at Brimham Rocks. Join us for a short try climb on the rocks at Brimham. You will be guided and watched over by climbing instructors from Harrogate Climbing Centre. Suitable for everyone aged 7+. Booking Essential. Phone: 01423 815024. Children aged 7+ welcome. Dogs on leads welcome.
Brimham Rocks, Summerbridge, Harrogate,
Sun 5 Aug

More details - Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - Weaving at Swanley Grange
Weaving is a way of producing cloth by interlacing yarns at right angles. There are many methods of weaving. Come and look at the different looms we have for you to experiment on. Booking Not Needed. Dogs on leads welcome.
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon,
Mon 6 Aug to Sun 19 Aug

More details - Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - Children's craft at Swanley Grange
Have a go at weaving with yarn at Swanley Grange and make a summery decoration to hang in your garden. From making simple clothes, to beautiful tapestries, weaving was a very important skill in medieval times. The monks would have woven cloth at Fountains Abbey to make their own clothes.
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon,
Mon 6 Aug to Sun 19 Aug

More details - Yorkshire Coast - Ravenscar rumble
A coastal fell race with free cake to tempt you over the finish line. A scenic course of approximately 7.5km/4.7 miles with a 240m climb. Well marked route, suitable for new fell runners. Entries on the day only, registration from 6pm. Booking Not Needed. Runners must be aged 16 or over on the day of the race.
Yorkshire Coast, Peakside, Ravenscar, Scarborough
Tue 7 Aug

More details - Brimham Rocks - Kids Outdoor Day
Fancy having a go at climbing' Join Harrogate Climbing Centre for a day weaseling, climbing and abseiling. No previous experience required. Booking Essential. Phone: 01423815024. Suitable for children aged 7+.
Brimham Rocks, Summerbridge, Harrogate,
Wed 8 Aug, Wed 22 Aug

More details - Friends of Swaledale Museum Talk
Ann Henderson ‘Selina Cooper and Keld’ As 2018 marks the century of the 1918 Representation of the People Act, the law that gave the first women the right to vote in the UK it is appropriate for us to focus on Selina Cooper (1864 - 1946).
Swaledale Museum, The Green, Reeth
Wed 8 Aug

More details - Brimham Rocks - Geocaching Taster
Join us for a digital treasure hunt. Join us for a digital treasure hunt. Bring a fully charged phone and plenty of enthusiasm. Booking Essential. Phone: 01423 780688. Dogs on leads welcome.
Brimham Rocks, Summerbridge, Harrogate,
Wed 8 Aug

More details - Yorkshire Coast - Bugs and beetles
Mini-beast safari with a ranger. Wander through the countryside with a ranger looking for bugs and beetles. You can tick off some adventures from the 50 things to do before you’re 11 list too. Booking Essential. Phone: 01723 870 423. Suitable for children aged 5 and over, must be accompanied by an adult.
Yorkshire Coast, Peakside, Ravenscar, Scarborough
Thu 9 Aug, Thu 23 Aug

More details - Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Take a trip down the rabbit hole with Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as they present the classic tale of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Join Alice as she stumbles into the magical world of Wonderland and meet a whole host of colourful characters.
Ormesby Lane, Ladgate Lane, Ormesby
Thu 9 Aug

More details - Filey Gospel Briggfest
A weekend of southern gospel & country gospel music plus old-fashioned hymns and praise and worship. The artistes will b e travelling from all parts of mainland Britain and also Northern Ireland.
The Evron Centre, John Street, Filey
Fri 10 Aug to Sun 12 Aug

More details - Knaresborough's FEVA Festival
August 2018 - 10-day festival of entertainment and visual arts in the North Yorkshire market town of Knaresborough from 10th of the month. Masses to do for the kids, teenagers and for older people with over 90 separate events.
Various venues around Knaresborough town centre, Castle and Conyngham Hall
Fri 10 Aug to Sun 19 Aug

More details - Laura Cortese & the Dance Cards
All the way from the USA ... Laura Cortese, (fiddler, vocalist and song-writer) is a Berklee School of Music graduate and the front-woman and bandleader of Laura Cortese & The Dance Cards. She is joined by Valerie Thompson (cello), Jenna Moynihan (fiddle), and Emma Smith (bass).
Reeth Memorial Hall
Fri 10 Aug

More details - Lion Beer Festival
A host of real ales and craft beers, plus real ciders, wines and lagers and Indian food at the annual Knaresborough Lions Beer Festival, held at Knaresborough House over three days from the evening of 10th, all day 11th and during the afternoon of the 12th August 2018.
Knaresborough House
Fri 10 Aug to Sun 12 Aug

More details - Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - Busy Bees
Keeping bees is quite a craft, the monks would have made ’skeps’ to keep bees for their honey and highly-prized wax for making candles, honeyed wines, mead and for sweetening food as they didn’t have sugar.
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon,
Sat 11 Aug and Sun 12 Aug

More details - Dippy Craft & Gift Fair
Giant craft & gift fair with around 30 stalls and free entry for all
Bridlington Spa Gallery Suite
Sat 11 Aug and Sun 12 Aug

More details - Kettlewell Scarecrow Festival
Running for over 20 years, Kettlewell Scarecrow Festival is one of the original, biggest and best in the UK – and one of the best value summer days out for all ages in the Yorkshire Dales!
Kettlewell, Nr Skipton. Yorkshire Dales National Park
Sat 11 Aug to Sun 19 Aug

More details - The Castle Under Siege!
A special day discovering the weapons and weak spots that were used to attack Knaresborough Castle in the past. Make your own weapons and take a tour to attack the ramparts!
Knaresborough Castle and Museum, Castle Yard, Knaresborough
Sat 11 Aug

More details - Texas
Texas. Artists performing: Texas.: Tickets avaiable.
Scarborough Open Air Theatre, Scarborough
Sat 11 Aug

More details - Handcrafted Boutique Fairs
Artisian bespoke craft fairs from selected crafters from around the north east
The Feathers Hotel Helmsley
Sat 11 Aug

More details - Kirkby Fleetham Feast
A fun event for all the family, lots to watch and participate in the arena, a marquee packed with imagination and flair, beer tent, superb home-made Yorkshire afternoon teas, shopping around the arena and more ...
Kirkby Fleetham Village Green
Sat 11 Aug

More details - East Wing, Newton Kyme Hall - Open Garden for NGS
Small owner designed contemporary garden in dramatic setting creating a unique sense of place. Views of medieval ruins of Kyme Castle, St Andrews Church and C18 Fairfax family home Newton Kyme Hall (not open).
East Wing, Newton Kyme Hall, Nr Boston Spa
Sun 12 Aug

More details - Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Take a trip down the rabbit hole with Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as they present the classic tale of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Join Alice as she stumbles into the magical world of Wonderland and meet a whole host of colourful characters.
Ripon Workhouse Museum, Ripon
Tue 14 Aug

More details - Yorkshire Coast - Rock pool rummage at Saltburn
Search the rock pools with a ranger. Learn about the creatures that inhabit the nooks and crannies of our coastline; amazing anemones, crazy crabs, funny fish and lots more. Booking Essential. Phone: 01723 870 423. Suitable for children aged 4 and up. Dogs on leads welcome.
Yorkshire Coast, Peakside, Ravenscar, Scarborough
Tue 14 Aug

More details - Nunnington Hall - Behind the scenes tour
Join the conservation team on a rare tour to see what goes on behind closed doors. As well as exploring unseen rooms and items from the collection, the team will be sharing their top tips and answering questions. Booking Not Needed.
Nunnington Hall, Nunnington, near York,
Tue 14 Aug

More details - Little Women
Chapterhouse Theatre Company is proud to present the timeless story of Little Women, based on the classic novel by Louisa May Alcott. Join Chapterhouse as four sisters - Jo, Beth, Meg and Amy - tell the story of their life during the Civil War in America.
Mount Grace Priory, Staddlebridge, Northallerton
Wed 15 Aug

More details - Yorkshire Coast - Small mammal survey: Ravenscar
Help rangers discover more about the small mammals living in the woods and hedgerows of Ravenscar. Lend a hand to collect vital information about voles, shrews and wood mice. A rare opportunity to see these shy and elusive species at close quarters and learn survey techniques and fascinating facts along the way.
Yorkshire Coast, Peakside, Ravenscar, Scarborough
Wed 15 Aug

More details - Britney Spears: Piece of Me
Britney Spears: Piece of Me. Artists performing: Britney Spears.
Scarborough Open Air Theatre, Scarborough
Fri 17 Aug

More details - Robin Hood and His Merry Men
Robin Hood and his band of merry men are feared by the richest of the land as they travel through Sherwood Forest stealing from the rich to give to the poor.
Burnby Hall Gardens and Museum, Pocklington
Fri 17 Aug

More details - The Gin Fayre: Malton
That’s right, The Gin Fayre is coming to a town near you! The Gin Fayre brings you a wide variety of gins from across Scotland, the rest of the UK and indeed, the rest of the world under one roof.
The Milton Rooms Market Place Malton
Sat 18 Aug

More details - Mansion Cottage - Open Garden for NGS
Exuberant, lush, vibrant late perennial planting highlighted with grasses in this hidden, peaceful and surprising garden offering many views and features. Visitors’ book comments ’A truly lovely garden and a great lunch’, ’The garden is inspirational, a veritable oasis!
Mansion Cottage, Bridlington
Sat 18 Aug and Sun 19 Aug

Pickering Model Railway Exhibition 2018 More details - Pickering Model Railway Exhibition 2018
A great day out for all the family (kids go free). Why not make a full day of it? Visit our model railway exhibition AND take a trip on the fabulous NORTH YORKSHIRE MOORS RAILWAY, their Pickering station is just around the corner from our venue.
Memorial Hall, Pickering
Sat 18 Aug and Sun 19 Aug
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More details - The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Deep in the beautiful Northumbrian countryside a terrifying mystery and a legendary nemesis await the arrival of the world’s greatest detective. When the wife of Doctor Watson suddenly disappears, a desperate quest to find her begins.
National Trust Nunnington Hall, near Helmsley
Sat 18 Aug

More details - James
James. Artists performing: James.: Tickets avaiable.
Scarborough Open Air Theatre, Scarborough
Sat 18 Aug

More details - Handcrafted Boutique Fairs  Alington House
Artisan bespoke craft fair from selected crafters from around the north east
Bedale Hall
Sat 18 Aug

More details - Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden -  Felt making at Swanley Grange
Come to Swanley to have a go at different kinds of felting, from needle felting to tramping on the cloth... Felt is one of the earliest forms of fabric. It’s producing using hot water, soap and friction to mat woollen fibres together. Come along and learn about different kinds of felting, and have a go yourself.
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon,
Mon 20 Aug to Sun 2 Sep

More details - Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - Children's craft at Swanley Grange
Use soap and water to make your own felted bug! Felt is made as wool fibres are pushed together using heat, water and pressure. From a spider to a bumble bee, come and have a go at making a felt bug using the same process that the monks would have used in medieval times. Booking Not Needed. Dogs on leads welcome.
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon,
Mon 20 Aug to Mon 3 Sep

More details - Ceilidh with 422
Whitby Folk Week - various ceilidh dance events.
Whitby
Mon 20 Aug

More details - Brimham Rocks - Brimham Photo Challenge - Capture the Crowds
As well as beautiful plants and wildlife, crowds also come to Brimham Rocks at summer. Come along and join Brimham Photographic Society in capturing the excitement and energy at Brimham Rocks. Booking Not Needed.
Brimham Rocks, Summerbridge, Harrogate,
Mon 20 Aug

More details - Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - Mass for St Bernard
To commemorate St. Bernard there will be a Mass held in the abbey. For Fountains Abbey St. Bernard of Clairvaux was an important figure. Bernard was a French abbot and monk who founded the Cistercian Order, and it was this order that the monks at Fountains chose to follow. Everyone is welcome to the mass.
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon,
Mon 20 Aug

More details - Village Songs of Praise
Open air Songs of Praise with Reeth Brass Band on the village green - in the Memorial Hall if wet.
Reeth Memorial Hall
Sun 26 Aug

More details - Yorkshire Coast - Geocaching taster day: Hayburn Wyke
Take up the treasure hunt challenge on this fun outdoors activity for all ages. In partnership with the North York Moors National Park Authority. Hire a GPS unit to search for hidden boxes and clues on a 1.5mile trail. 20 deposit plus proof of ID required. For further information call 01439 772738. Booking Not Needed.
Yorkshire Coast, Peakside, Ravenscar, Scarborough
Sun 26 Aug

More details - Pilmoor Cottages - Open Garden for NGS
A year round garden for Rail enthusiasts and Garden Visitors. A ride on the 71/4’ Gauge railway runs through 2 acres of gardens and gives you the opportunity to view the garden from a different perspective.
Pilmoor Cottages, nr Helperby
Sun 26 Aug

More details - Dippy Craft & Gift Fair
Fabulous craft & gift fair with free entry for all and around 25 stalls
Feathers Hotel Helmsley
Mon 27 Aug, Sat 20 Oct

More details - Newburgh Priory Summer Plant Fair 2018
A return visit to this beautiful venue overlooked by the White Horse at Kilburn. 40 acres of grounds, gardens and ruins to explore as well as a brilliant specialist plant fair. Huge varieties of late summer flowering plants, spring bulbs for sale and all locally grown.
Newburgh Priory, Coxwold, Thirsk N Yorks
Mon 27 Aug

More details - Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - Summer in the herb garden
Meet Rosemary, Angelica and Rose in the hidden herb garden opposite Fountains Hall. Pam will offer some sage and thymely advice to help you get to know these and other members of the herb family that grow in this little garden in Summer. Booking Not Needed. Dogs on leads welcome.
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon,
Tue 28 Aug

More details - Hudswell Woods - The Bats of Hudswell Woods
A walk at dusk to view our nocturnal woodlanders and learn about these special creatures. Booking Essential. Phone: 01729 830416. Children welcome, must be accompanied by an adult. Dogs on leads welcome.
Hudswell Woods
Thu 30 Aug

More details - The Persuaders
Step back into the sixties with the sound, look and feel of the decade recreated by The Persuaders on a stage adorned with backdrops depicting the era. For that authentic sixties sound the music is kept as raw as possible, just as it was back in the day.
Reeth Memorial Hall
Fri 31 Aug

More details - Dippy Craft & Gift Fair
Giant two day Craft & Gift Fair with around 50 fabulous stalls and free entry.
Whitby Pavilion N. Lights Suite
Sat 1 Sep and Sun 2 Sep

More details - Selby Three Swans Sportive
The Selby Three Swans returns for 2018. With a choice of 30, 60 and 100 miles there is something for everyone. Whether you are just getting into cycling, looking for a family challenge or you are ready to ride a century, this flat and friendly sportive is the one for you.
Selby Abbey Pavement The Crescent
Sun 2 Sep

More details - Chic Vintique Fair
Chic Vintique Vintage & Craft fairs offer something for everyone whose passion is vintage, retro and collectables or gifts, crafts, jewellery and cards.......and much more! There is a vintage tearoom offering a selection of delicious cakes and a hot/cold drink served on fine china and with linen table cloths.
Town Hall, Market Place, Richmond
Sun 2 Sep

The  102nd Moorcock Show More details - The  102nd Moorcock Show
The Moorcock Show is one of the leading sheep shows in the Yorkshire Dales, and attracts farmers and breeders from the surrounding dales.
The show ground Mossdale, between Hawes and Sedbergh on the A684.
Sun 2 Sep
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More details - The Decorative & Salvage Show
The show will take place over a weekend, at the famous Ripley Castle near Harrogate. The event will comprise of approximately 100 stalls, specialising in decorative furnishings, antiques & architectural salvage.
Ripley Castle, Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fri 7 Sep to Sun 9 Sep

More details - handcrafted boutique fairs
Artisan bespoke crafted fair from selected crafters from around the north east
Town Hall Northallerton
Sat 8 Sep

More details - The Scarborough GoldWing Light Parade & Fireworks Display
The Scarborough GoldWing Light Parade is a charity event organised by volunteers in a aid of the Yorkshire Air Ambulance From 10.00am until 4.
The South Bay, West Pier, Foreshore Road, Scarborough
Sat 8 Sep

More details - Littlethorpe Manor - Open Garden for NGS
11 acres. Walled garden based on cycle of seasons with box, herbaceous, roses, gazebo. Sunken garden with white rose parterre and herbs. Brick pergola with white wisteria, blue and yellow borders. Terraces with ornamental pots. Formal lawns with fountain pool, hornbeam towers and yew hedging.
Littlethorpe Manor, Ripon
Sun 9 Sep

More details - Rant
Nominated in the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2014, RANT is the meeting of 4 of Scotland’ s finest fiddle players, two from the Shetland Islands and two from the Highlands.
Reeth Memorial Hall
Thu 13 Sep

More details - Hilarity Bites presents Ray Bradshaw: Deaf Comedy Fam
Coming to Hilarity Bites at The Coliseum Centre in Whitby on September 14th 2018: Hilarity Bites presents Ray Bradshaw: Deaf Comedy Fam Show details: 1 in 6 people suffer from hearing loss. 2 of those people are Ray’s parents.
The Coliseum, Victoria Place, Whitby
Fri 14 Sep

More details - York Pretty Muddy Kids 2018
Race for Life Pretty Muddy Kids is our brilliant muddy obstacle course just for the little ones. They can take on the obstacles, crawl through the mud pit and have fun with friends, all the while helping raise valuable funds for BEATING CANCER. Make the most of our 30% discount on registration this January!
The Knavesmire, York Racecourse, York
Sat 15 Sep

More details - York Pretty Muddy 5K 2018
Race for Life Pretty Muddy is our brilliant 5k muddy obstacle course. Scramble over the A-frame. Crawl through the mud pit. Have fun with your friends. And raise valuable funds for BEATING CANCER. Make the most of our 30% discount on registration this January!
The Knavesmire, York Racecourse, York
Sat 15 Sep

More details - Handcrafted Boutique Fairs
Artisian bespoke craft fair from selected crtafters around the north east
The Feathers Hotel Helmsley
Sat 15 Sep

More details - York Race For Life 10K 2018
10k is a great step up from our 5k events. Up the challenge and take part in a Race for Life 10k event. Walk, jog or run. Raise valuable funds for research. THIS IS BEATING CANCER. Make the most of our 30% discount on registration this January! Find your local Race For Life events here: findarace.com
The Knavesmire, York Racecourse, York
Sun 16 Sep

More details - York Race For Life 5K 2018
This is a 5k suitable for all abilities. This is thousands of women uniting with one purpose. Walk, jog or run. Raise valuable funds for research. THIS IS BEATING CANCER. Make the most of our 30% discount on registration this January! Find your local Race For Life events here: findarace.com
The Knavesmire, York Racecourse, York
Sun 16 Sep

More details - Stillingfleet Lodge - Open Garden for NGS
Organic, wildlife garden subdivided into smaller gardens, each based on colour theme with emphasis on use of foliage plants. Wild flower meadow and natural pond. 55yd double herbaceous borders. Modern rill garden. Rare breeds of poultry wander freely in garden. Adjacent nursery.
Stillingfleet Lodge, York
Sun 16 Sep

More details - Rhapsody
Enjoy the sound of ‘Rhapsody’ – our 2nd charity concert featuring fantastic local artists Main Street Sound, 4 on Demand, Jacob the Yorkshire tenor, Paula Ryan and Sarah Dean of Soundsphere, Clerkes of All Saints, Bedlam Boys and Barbarellas plus more in the glorious surroundings of the Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall.
Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall, University of York, York
Fri 21 Sep

More details - Dippy Craft & Gift Fair
Giant two day Craft & Gift Fair with around 60 fabulous stalls and free entry.
Scarborough Spa Grand Hall
Sat 22 Sep and Sun 23 Sep

More details - Upper Dales Family History Group
"Quakers, radicals and mill owners" David Turner on his work researching the Baynes family of Sedbergh, Middleham and Skipton.
The Village Hall, Harmby, nr Leyburn
Wed 26 Sep

More details - Emily Smith & Jamie McClennan
Multi award winning singer Emily Smith is a leading figure of the Scottish folk scene. For over a decade she has been entertaining audiences all over the world with her blend of traditional and original songs.
Reeth Memorial Hall
Fri 28 Sep

More details - Richmondshire Concerts present the Chiaroscuro Quartet
The internationally acclaimed Chiaroscuro Quartet, under its leader Alina Ibragimova, is praised as "a trailblazer for the authentic performance of High Classical chamber music" in Gramophone magazine. The musicians perform works of the Classical and early Romantic periods on gut strings and with historical bows.
Influence Church, Victoria Road, Richmond
Sat 29 Sep

More details - The October Seaside Vintage Fair (Whitby) 2018
Two day vintage fair with a SEA VIEW!!! 40+ stalls of genuine vintage from the 20’s to the 80’s in the lovely seaside town of Whitby, in a venue with spectacular sea views.
Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby
Sat 6 Oct and Sun 7 Oct

More details - Dippy Craft & Gift Fair
Fabulous craft & gift fair with free entry for all, café and around 18 stalls
Filey Evron Centre
Sat 6 Oct

More details - Harvest Thanksgiving weekend
Come along for coffee and cakes on Saturday morning, a Harvest Supper with guest speaker Rev Graham Heaps on Saturday evening and Harvest services at 11am and 6.30pm on Sunday.
Reeth Evangelical Congregational Church, The Green, Reeth
Sat 6 Oct

More details - Chic Vintique Fair
Chic Vintique Vintage & Craft fairs offer something for everyone whose passion is vintage, retro and collectables or gifts, crafts, jewellery and cards.......and much more! There is a vintage tearoom offering a selection of delicious cakes and a hot/cold drink served on fine china and with linen table cloths.
Town Hall, Market Place, Richmond
Sun 7 Oct

More details - AvA WW2 Dance & Party Nights with DJ Lynne & Terry - 2018 Pickering "Railway in Wartime" week-end
If you want great fun – this is definitely the place to come again! Whilst the events will include as usual original soundtrack reflections of selected moments from those WW2 years, the main focus will continue to be Party Fun and Dancing to your favourite genuine music of this era that will include waltzes,...
The Engine Shed Steam and Moorland Garden Centre, Malton Road, Pickering
Fri 12 Oct and Sat 13 Oct

More details - Wishbone Ash
Wishbone Ash. Artists performing: Wishbone Ash.: Tickets avaiable.
Whitby Pavilion, Whitby
Fri 12 Oct

More details - Handcrafted Boutique Fairs
Artisian bespoke craft fair from selected crafters from around the north east.
Bedale Hall
Sat 13 Oct

More details - Richmondshire Concerts present Joanna MacGregor (piano)
Joanna MacGregor, one of the world’s most innovative and creative pianists, combines her role as Head of Piano at the Royal Academy of Music with a busy career as concert soloist, teacher and festival curator.
Influence Church, Victoria Road, Richmond
Sat 13 Oct

More details - Whitby Blues, Rhythm & Rock Festival
Corky Laing – still gets a kick from rehearsing daily on his kit, sharing stages with brilliant musicians, performing to audiences and is truly thrilled to have been invited back to the UK again!
Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby
Sat 13 Oct

More details - Dippy Craft & Gift Fair
Fabulous craft & gift fair with free entry for all, café and around 23 stalls
Robin Hoods Bay V Hall
Sun 14 Oct

More details - The Magic of Mozart
Harrogate Choral Society are celebrating their 70th Anniversary in 2018 and Brian Kay is celebrating 30 years in the role of HCS President so what better way to enjoy the celebrations than with a concert of music by Mozart.
The Royal Hall, Ripon Road Harrogate
Sat 20 Oct

More details - handcrafted boutique fairs
Town Hall Northallerton
Sat 20 Oct

More details - John Tams & Barry Coope
John Tams described by Mojo as ’one of the ultimate British songwriters’ has had a career spanning four decades in every medium. A member of the Albion Band and Home Service he is perhaps best known for his work at the National Theatre and as Rifleman Daniel Hagman in the Sharpe television series.
Reeth Memorial Hall
Sat 20 Oct

More details - Richard Thompson
Richard Thompson Plus Joan Shelley. Artists performing: Richard Thompson.: Tickets avaiable.
Grand Opera House, York
Mon 22 Oct

More details - Upper Dales Family History Group
Jennifer Deadman - Farm Buildings of the Heart of Teesdale. Jennifer Deadman is a historic building surveyor and will be talking about several of the farmsteads which she recorded with a volunteer historic buildings survey group, training them not only to record the fabric of the buildings but also, through...
Fremington Sunday School, near Reeth
Wed 24 Oct

More details - Designer Makers Market
’Unique handcrafted goods, direct from the maker.’ A two day event showcasing approximately thirty artists and makers. The emphasis, at these events, is on original and contemporary work, with a strong ’up-cycled’ theme.
The Garden Rooms at Tennants Leyburn
Fri 26 Oct and Sat 27 Oct

More details - Queen Extravaganza Tour 2018
The hugely popular live band performance, returns to rock the UK with the ‘Queen Extravaganza Tour’. ‘Queen Extravaganza’ – described by the legendary Roger Taylor himself as ‘A rock celebration in the Royal tradition’ and designed to enable new fans and old to celebrate the music of Queen - will play 17 shows...
YORK Barbican, Paragon St, York
Fri 2 Nov

More details - Dippy Craft & Gift Fair
Giant two day Craft & Gift Fair with around 50 fabulous stalls and free entry.
Whitby Pavilion N. Lights Suite
Sat 3 Nov and Sun 4 Nov

More details - Chic Vintique Fair
Chic Vintique Vintage & Craft fairs offer something for everyone whose passion is vintage, retro and collectables or gifts, crafts, jewellery and cards.......and much more! There is a vintage tearoom offering a selection of delicious cakes and a hot/cold drink served on fine china and with linen table cloths.
Town Hall, Market Place, Richmond
Sun 4 Nov

More details - Family Fireworks and Bonfire
The village bonfire and fireworks display is held on the village green.
Reeth Memorial Hall
Mon 5 Nov

More details - Himmerland
Himmerland are a four piece band from Denmark performing an eclectic mix of traditional Danish songs in new arrangements, and some very new compositions by the band members, arranged for vocals, violin, saxophone, guitar, electric bass guitar and percussion.
Reeth Memorial Hall
Fri 9 Nov

More details - Richmondshire Concerts present the Engegård String Quartet
The Norwegian quartet’s latest CDs have been described in glowing terms by the music press. Tonight you’ll have a chance to make up your own mind as they perform works by Haydn, Bartók and Svendsen, as well as arrangements of Norwegian folksongs.
Influence Church, Victoria Road, Richmond
Sat 10 Nov

More details - handcrafted boutique fairs
Artisan bespoke craft fairs from selected crafters from around the north east
Town Hall Northallerton
Sat 17 Nov

More details - The Urban Folk Quartet
Since its inception in 2009 the award winning Urban Folk Quartet, consisting of Joe Broughton (fiddle/mandolin/guitar), Paloma Trigas (fiddle/vocals), Tom Chapman (percussion/vocals) and Dan Walsh (banjo/guitar/vocals), has performed around the world at everything from intimate venues to 30,000 capacity festival
Reeth Memorial Hall
Fri 23 Nov

More details - Ripon Cathedral Christmas Gift and Food Fair
This year’s Cathedral Christmas Gift and Food Fair will be bigger than ever, with a hundred and ten stalls on show inside the Cathedral and at The Old Deanery Hotel.
Ripon Cathedral Minster Road Ripon
Sat 24 Nov

More details - The Story of Christmas with Carols
Christmas Carol Concert with Ripon Cathedral Choir. Saturday 3rd December at 7.30pm. An evening of raditional carols and seasonal music, peformed by Ripon Cathedral Choir, Cathedral Brass Quintet, with special guests author Gervase Phinn and musicians from Ripon Grammar School.
Ripon Cathedral Minster Road Ripon
Sat 1 Dec

More details - Christmas Chic Vintique Fair
Visit the Chic Vintique Vintage & Craft fair and you will find plenty of Christmas gift inspiration. High quality vintage, retro and collectables, gifts, crafts, jewellery and cards.......and much more! Visit my website to see who will be there this month. No two fairs are ever the same.......
Town Hall, Market Place, Richmond
Sun 2 Dec

More details - GreenMatthews
GreenMatthews bring you a brand-new retelling of the best-loved Yuletide adventure of them all – Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol”. First published in 1843, the story is credited with reinventing and reinvigorating the British Christmas and has been loved and retold by every generation since.
Reeth Memorial Hall
Thu 6 Dec

More details - Handel's Messiah
There are many works of classical music that are known to the general public. The Hallelujah chorus from Handel’s Messiah is possibly one of the most famous pieces of music ever written, even though it comprises only about one percent of the length of the total work.
The Royal Hall, Ripon Road Harrogate
Sat 8 Dec

More details - Family Christmas Party
Games for children up to 10 years old - such as pass the parcel, candy cane pick up, Santa says and slam dunk the Christmas present!
Brayton Community Centre, Foxhill Lane, Brayton
Sat 8 Dec

More details - Family Christmas Party
Games for children up to 10 years old - such as pass the parcel, candy cane pick up, Santa says and slam dunk the Christmas present!
Brayton Community Centre, Foxhill Lane, Brayton
Sat 8 Dec

More details - Yorkshire Macmillan Carol Concert
This annual carol concert is held in Ripon Cathedral in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. Raising a staggering £36,000 in 2017 this brings the total raised from the last eight concerts to over £216,000.
Ripon Cathedral, Minster Road, Ripon
Mon 10 Dec

More details - handcrafted boutique fairs
Artisan bespoke craft fairs from selected crafters from around the north east
Town Hall Northallerton
Wed 12 Dec

More details - Handcrafted Boutique Fairs
Artisan bespoke craft fairs form selected crafters from around the north east
Town Hall Northallerton
Wed 19 Dec

More details - New Year Fireworks
Family firework display on the village green, with a barbecue run by local scouts.
Reeth Memorial Hall
Tue 1 Jan 19

More details - Richmondshire Concerts present the Royal Northern Sinfonia wind octet
The musicians from Sage, Gateshead love the Richmond atmosphere and acoustic. It’s a pleasure to welcome them back as a wind octet. Two familiar and lovely works by Mozart are interspersed with works by modern British Mozartians, Stephen Oliver and Jonathan Dove.
Influence Church, Victoria Road, Richmond
Sat 12 Jan 19

More details - Martin Carthy & John Kirkpatrick
For more than 40 years, BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards Lifetime Achievement Award winner, Martin Carthy has been one of folk music’s greatest innovators, one of its best loved, most enthusiastic and, at times, most quietly controversial of figures.
Reeth Memorial Hall
Fri 18 Jan 19

More details - Paul Carrack
Paul Carrack. Artists performing: Paul Carrack.: Tickets avaiable.
York Barbican, York
Sat 26 Jan 19

More details - Symbio
Swedish duo Symbio consists of Johannes Geworkian-Hellman (hurdy-gurdy) and Larsemil Öjeberget (accordion), both graduates of the Royal College of Music in Stockholm and the Sibelius Academy in Helsinki.
Reeth Memorial Hall
Fri 1 Feb 19

More details - Other Roads
One of the finest of the UK’s contemporary folk bands, the trio Other Roads make a welcome return to Reeth Memorial Hall. Regular, continuous touring across Europe and ’down under’ in New Zealand has given the band an ever-tighter sound and stage presence.
Reeth Memorial Hall
Thu 21 Feb 19

More details - Richmondshire Concerts present Trio Goya (fortepiano, violin, cello)
Specialising in music of the Classical period - Mozart, Haydn, early Beethoven, CPE Bach, Stephen Paxton - Trio Goya is a veteran of Wigmore Hall and King’s Place. Its latest recording, of the three Beethoven Opus 1 Trios, is published by Chandos.
Influence Church, Victoria Road, Richmond
Sat 2 Mar 19

More details - Rag Mama Rag
Formed in 1991, this English duo have slowly and consistently built up their reputation as one of Europe’s finest Country Blues acts, playing Henderson Acoustic Guitar, National & Dobro Resonator Bottleneck Guitar, Weissenborn Acoustic Lap Steel Guitar, ukulele, harmonica, washboard and percussion in addition to fine
Reeth Memorial Hall
Fri 15 Mar 19

More details - Paul Carrack
Paul Carrack Plus Support. Artists performing: Paul Carrack.: Tickets avaiable.
Harrogate International Centre, Harrogate
Sat 23 Mar 19

More details - Richmondshire Concerts present Divertimenti (string quintet)
A number of fine quintets have been written for the double-cello lineup. First tonight is Boccherini’s famous String Quintet, which will have many listeners exclaiming "Oh, but I know this!".
Influence Church, Victoria Road, Richmond
Sat 6 Apr 19

More details - Chris Bannister performs the music of John Denver
Chris’s uncanny ability to recreate the sound of John Denver has brought him widespread acclaim since he began touring in 2010 with his solo show ‘The Music of John Denver’, celebrating the life and work of the legendary singer/songwriter in his own unique way.
Reeth Memorial Hall
Fri 12 Apr 19

More details - The Baldy Holly Band
The Baldy Holly Band are a gutsy Rock ‘n’ Roll outfit based in the North East of England, who play a variety of 1950s classics from the likes of Buddy Holly, Elvis Presley, Chuck Berry, Gene Vincent and Eddie Cochran, mixed in with the great ballads of the day.
Reeth Memorial Hall
Fri 26 Apr 19

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