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August events
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Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - Guided tour: discover the abbey - Cancelled

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Learn more about the abbey’s history and hidden secrets, the people who built this ancient powerhouse and those who destroyed it on this free guided tour.
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon, HG4 3DY
Today to Sat 1 Aug

Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - Daily water garden and abbey tours - Cancelled

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A tale of two parts, delve deeper into this World Heritage Site on a guided tour to learn more about the history and stories of this ancient place.
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon, HG4 3DY
Today to Sat 1 Aug

Free Outdoor Market

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An outdoor market with Carlton Towers as your backdrop. Every Friday & Saturday through Summer 10am – 4pm Wonder round a great range of stalls selling local produce!
Carlton Towers, High Street, Carlton, Selby, North Yorkshire DN14 9LZ
Fri 10 Jul, Sat 11 Jul, Fri 17 Jul, and more dates until Sat 29 Aug

Clare Haley: Light of Yorkshire

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York Fine Arts is delighted to present ‘Clare Haley: Light of Yorkshire’, its fifth annual solo exhibition of original paintings by contemporary landscape artist Clare Haley.
York Fine Arts 83 Low Petergate York YO1 7HY
Fri 31 Jul to Sun 23 Aug

Yorkshire Festival of Story

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Yorkshire Festival of Story Let’s use stories to escape, to gain new perspectives, to get active. In celebration of their 10th anniversary, this digital festival boasts a groundbreaking programme with over 80 events and...
Virtual Event
Sat 1 Aug to Mon 31 Aug

handcrafted boutique fairs

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Artisan bespoke craft fairs from selected crafters from around the north east
Town Hall Northallerton DL7 8QR
Sat 1 Aug

Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - Daily water garden and abbey tours - Cancelled

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A tale of two parts, delve deeper into this World Heritage Site on a guided tour to learn more about the history and stories of this ancient place.
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon, HG4 3DY
Sun 2 Aug to Wed 30 Sep

Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden - Guided tour: discover the abbey - Cancelled

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Learn more about the abbey’s history and hidden secrets, the people who built this ancient powerhouse and those who destroyed it on this free guided tour.
Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon, HG4 3DY
Sun 2 Aug to Wed 30 Sep

Artist in Residence: Jill Clay

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Festival of Japan artist Jill Clay sells Japanese art and craft kits, fabrics, kimono, prints and watercolours.
The Station Station Yard Richmond DL10 4LD
Sun 2 Aug to Wed 26 Aug

York 10K for St Leonard’s Hospice

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Join team St Leonard’s in this year’s York 10K by taking a guaranteed place in this year’s run.
from York Knavesmire YO23 1EX
Sun 2 Aug

Greencroft - Open Garden for NGS

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½ acre informal garden made by the owners with long herbaceous borders packed with colourful late summer perennials, annuals and exotics culminating in a circular garden with views through to large
Greencroft, Ripon HG4 3LS
Sun 2 Aug

Children’s ‘Fancy Dress’ Day

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At our Fancy Dress Family Day we’ll have lots of FREE activities for kids and a Fancy Dress competition with great prizes to be won!
Boroughbridge Rd, North Yorkshire, Ripon HG4 1UG
Mon 3 Aug

Bolton Abbey 10k and 5k

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The Bolton Abbey 10k and family friendly 5k are new events for runners of all abilities.
Bolton Abbey, Skipton, BD23 6AL
Thu 6 Aug

Mansion Cottage - Open Garden for NGS

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Exuberant, lush, vibrant borders with late perennial planting in this peaceful, surprising hidden garden. Visitors book says A veritable oasis, The garden is inspirational.
Mansion Cottage, Bridlington YO15 1HW
Sat 8 Aug and Sun 9 Aug

Kirkby Fleetham Feast - Cancelled

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A fun filled family event, typical of rural England. A marquee packed with exhibits, floral, horticultural, arts, crafts, home produce and more ...
Kirkby Fleetham Village Green, North Yorkshire DL7 0SA
Sat 8 Aug

handcrafted boutique fairs

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Artisan craft fair with selected crafters from around the north east
Town Hall Northallerton DL7 8QR
Sat 8 Aug

Malton Town Tour

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Malton Town Tour - Saturday 10 October 2020 - 11:00am - 12:30pm Join Malton Museum’s friendly volunteers for our new town tours.
Malton Museum, The Subscription Rooms, Yorkersgate, Malton YO17 7AB
Sat 8 Aug

Harrogate MG 2020 & MGOC Northern National - Cancelled

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Harrogate MG 2020 & MGOC Northern National Largest MG show in the North. MG Concours & condition classes. Other marques welcome. Rocker box racing & fun dog show. Trade stalls.
Bewerley Park Pateley Bridge HG3 5HQ
Sun 9 Aug

Family Brick Adventure II

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Our inaugural Family Brick Adventure in 2019 was so popular that we’re bringing it back again and making it even bigger and better for 2020!
Boroughbridge Rd, North Yorkshire, Ripon HG4 1UG
Mon 10 Aug

Laura Cortese and the Dance Cards - Postponed

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Laura Cortese and the Dance Cards Laura is a fiddler/vocalist and song-writer who digs deep and aims high. She grew up in San Francisco and moved to Boston to study at Berklee College of Music (the largest independent college of...
Reeth Memorial Hall DL11 6QT
Thu 13 Aug

William Hill Great St Wilfrid

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Join us for our William Hill Great St. Wilfrid race fixture. It’s our most valuable race day of the season on Saturday 15th August with over £144,000 of prize money on offer including a total pot...
Boroughbridge Rd, North Yorkshire, Ripon HG4 1UG
Sat 15 Aug

Handcrafted Boutique Fairs

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Bespoke artisan craft fair with selected crafters from around the north east
Town Hall Wetherby LS22 6NE
Sat 15 Aug

Greenwick Farm - Open Garden for NGS

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1 acre woodland garden created in 2010 from disused area of the farm. Set in a large dell with mature trees. Paths up the hillside through borders lead to terrace and woodland planting .
Greenwick Farm, York YO42 1YR
Sun 16 Aug

Ceilidh with 422 Cancelled

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Whitby Folk Week Northumbrian Ceilidh.
Whitby YO21 3EN
Mon 17 Aug

Ceilidh with 422 Cancelled

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Whitby Folk Week.
Whitby YO21 3EN
Tue 18 Aug

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