Local events

There are always lots of events going on in the district, but how do you find out about them, so that you can plan your diary? Here are just a few suggestions …..

  • Your local newspaper has a  list of the current week’s events:  see the ‘What’s On’ section
  • Bill boards (eg at the junction of Milton Way and Leeds Road on the Stray, and outside Harrogate library) highlight some of the local events.
  • Your local library also has listings of local events
  • Your local tourist information office

Here are some dates for some of the annual events in Harrogate, otherwise you can also check some of the local venues.

Events …….        to find out what’s happening where you are     click here

                    Events in Ripon

                    Events in Ripley

    Events in Knaresborough

                    Events in Pateley Bridge and the Dales

 2017

Harrogate International Festivals programme

Aug 4th – 20th                  Gilbert & Sullivan Festival                  Royal Hall, Harrogate   Information

Aug 11th – 20th               Knaresborough Feva                           Various venues

Sept 1st – 3rd                  Quilting &  Needlecraft Show               Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate (Hall1)

Sept 15th – 17th              Autumn Flower Show                           Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate

Oct 1st – 16th                 Harrogate Comedy Festival                   Harrogate Theatre

Oct 21st – 22nd              Countryside Live                                    Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate

Nov 2nd – 4th                 Great Northern Needlecraft & Quilt Show     Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate (video)

Nov 16th – 19th              Christmas Fair                                       Stray, Montpellier Quarter, Harrogate

Nov 23rd – 26th              Knitting & Stitching Show                     Harrogate International Centre

Nov 30th – Dec 3rd         Country Living Fair                                Harrogate International Centre

 

 

Venues and programme of events

Everyman Cinema   Full listings, information about the venue etc

Odeon Cinema  Full listings  for local cinemas, including showings with subtitles etc

Harrogate Theatre   Also ticket office for the Royal Hall

Royal Hall      Venue for a variety of events and concerts

Harrogate International Centre (HIC)     Conference and exhibition centre

Mercer Art Gallery     Venue for a variety for art exhibitions and events

Valley Gardens, Harrogate     Spectacular gardens, sun pavillion and venue for events

Nidderdale    Find out what’s on in the Dales

Pateley Bridge    A charming town at the start and finish of the Nidderdale Way

Ripley Castle    A fascinating historical attraction

Ripon    Lots of interesting events in this historical city

Newby Hall     House and gardens with lots of events and attractions

RHS Garden Harlow Carr    A great day out for garden lovers, plant shop, events and Betty’s Café Tea Rooms

Yorkshire Events Centre   (Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate)