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March 2019

Ripon Toy Library

March 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until April 11, 2019

Ripon Community House, Allhallowgate
Ripon,HG41LE
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Toy Library session play and stay.

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Ripon Toy Library

March 28 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until April 11, 2019

Ripon Community House, Allhallowgate
Ripon,HG41LE
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Toy Library session play and stay.

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Spring Food, Home & Garden Show

March 30 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Activities including birds of prey, live animals, cooking demonstrations by local chefs and over 60 stalls.

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Newby Hall Opens For The 2019 Season

March 30 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Newby Hall, Newby Hall & Gardens
Ripon,HG4 5AE
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Newby Hall will open for the 2019 season on 30th March - 30th September.

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April 2019

Ripon Toy Library

April 4 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until April 11, 2019

Ripon Community House, Allhallowgate
Ripon,HG41LE
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Toy Library session play and stay.

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Ripon Toy Library

April 11 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until April 11, 2019

Ripon Community House, Allhallowgate
Ripon,HG41LE
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Toy Library session play and stay.

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Studfold Adventure Trails Open For 2019 Season

April 13

The Studfold Adventure Trails open on Saturday 13th April and run until Sunday 29th September 2019 where they will be open every weekend as well as bank holiday Mondays and school holidays. Read our review of the Adventure Trails and Fairy Doors here... 

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Springtime Live!

April 13 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Farming Fun For Families At Springtime Live Tickets are now on sale for the annual family farming event, Springtime Live, which will be held at the Great Yorkshire Showground on Saturday April 13 2019. From mini tractor rides to live entertainment, once inside all activities and workshops are FREE. This fun family day out celebrates farming, food and the countryside. Children can also get close to farm animals from chicks to lambs, piglets to calves, goats, sheep and alpacas. Springtime Live…

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Catch A Falling Star

April 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Lime Tree Farm, Hutts Lane
Grewelthorpe,HG4 3DA
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April 22nd marks the maximum of the Lyrid Meteor Shower.  Join astronomers at the Lime Tree Observatory to learn what shooting stars are, and how to observe them. You may even get to actually catch one! Adult: £9 (£8 + £1 booking fee), Child under 16: Free Booking Essential.

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Easter Family Day At Ripon Races

Ripon Racecourse Boroughbridge Road HG4 1UG  

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Easter Family Day At Ripon Races

April 18 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Thursday 18th April 2019 Our annual Children’s Day is a fantastic way to introduce your children to the exciting world of horse racing at its best. Not only do we have thrilling racing, on our Children’s Day we have lots of FREE activities to make the children’s experience of Ripon Races even more enjoyable. FREE fun for the children includes… Mini Farm Face Painting Free Chocolate Balloon Modelling Bouncy Castles... Here at Ripon we believe that horse racing is a…

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Easter Family Fun Days

April 21 @ 11:00 am - April 22 @ 5:00 pm
Newby Hall, Newby Hall & Gardens
Ripon,HG4 5AE
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Find the 'Golden Eggs' at Newby Hall during their Easter Family Fun Days with an Alice in Wonderland theme. Meet the Easter Bunny and characters from Make a Wish Events. Activities are FREE with the purchase of a garden or season ticket.  

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Camp QE

April 23 @ 8:00 am - April 26 @ 5:30 pm

Camp QE offers fun and competitively-priced multi-activity camps throughout the school holidays. Held at Thorpe Underwood Estate in Yorkshire, these day-only camps are for children aged 5-13 years and kids can partake in 1-5 days a week. Every action-packed day is different and combines a great selection of outdoor sports, outdoor games, indoor sports, indoor activities and arts and crafts. Our outdoor activities range from popular sports such as football, rugby and tennis right through to rock climbing walls, trampolining…

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Female Futures Fair At Queen Mary’s School

April 26 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Queen Mary’s School, Topcliffe
Thirsk,YO7 3BZ
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Queen Mary’s School is delighted to host a careers’ event, with a twist! Rather than being talked at by a series of ‘experts’, at the Female Futures Fair you will hear the unique stories from women of different ages, hailing from an array of professions, who can draw on personal experiences of their careers including the path they chose and the twists, turns and challenges along the way. In this increasingly complex world of work, the Female Futures Fair aims…

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Spring Opening Of The Himalayan Garden & Sculpture Park

April 28 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Enjoy our unique collection of over 70 contemporary sculptures set in 45 acres of stunning gardens and woodland inspired by the Himalayas. Widely considered to have the north of England's largest collection of rhododendrons, azaleas and magnolias, the park is a haven for plants that have virtually disappeared from the wild. Visit our new 60 seater tearoom which is open daily serving a range of hot and cold drinks and a variety of delicious food options. Opening dates - Tuesday…

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May 2019

Tour de Yorkshire

May 3

The picturesque towns and villages of the Ripon & Nidderdale area will once again play host to world-class cyclists as the Tour De Yorkshire 2019 will come through our area.  Friday 3rd May On route from Barnsley to Bedale, the women’s and men’s race will go through Leeds, Harrogate, South Stainley, Ripon, North Stainley, West Tanfield and on to the finish line in Bedale. The first stage of the women’s race will follow this route first, with the riders expected…

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Tour de Yorkshire

May 5

The picturesque towns and villages of the Ripon & Nidderdale area will once again play host to world-class cyclists as the Tour De Yorkshire 2019 will come through our area. Saturday 4th May The final stage of the men’s race, know as the “Yorkshire Classic” will start in Halifax, heading through Masham, Grewelthorpe, Kirkby Malzeard, Pateley Bridge (where the riders will again tackle Greenhow Hill), Greehow Village and on to the finish in Leeds. Continue reading for more details onrace…

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Sports Cars In The Park 2019

May 5 @ 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Newby Hall, Newby Hall & Gardens
Ripon,HG4 5AE
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Visit Newby Hall for the chance to see more than 500 sports cars at this event. Entry into this event includes admission to Newby Hall’s famous gardens and Adventure Playground. Date(s) - 05/05/2019 10:00 am - 5:30 pm

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Ripon Cathedral Beer Festival

May 6 @ 11:30 am - 5:00 pm

Open 11.30am – 5.00pm The 2019 annual Cathedral Beer Festival set within the stunning grounds of Ripon Cathedral will berunning again on Bank Holiday Monday. With award winning beers from around Yorkshire, with tasty Wine, Cider and Pimms on offer as well as delicious hot food, plenty of activities for the children and live music playing throughout the day. This is a great day out for all the family and not to be missed! Entry £5 adults (includes a free…

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Ripon Walled Garden Spring Plant Fair

May 11 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Walled Garden Scheme, Palace Road
Ripon,HG4 3HN
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Lots of plants, lots of stalls, music, animals, children’s activities and as always out tea room selling their homemade cakes. What more could you want, let’s hope the sun shines. Suggested entry donation - £2 to help support Ripon Community Link

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Little Bird Pateley Bridge Artisan Market

May 12 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Pateley Bridge is set to get a new artisan market next month. The Little Bird Artisan is a curated marketplace in the heart of Pateley Bridge. Taking place on Sunday, 12 May bringing artisan makers to the Nidderdale Showground and giving the local community the chance to purchase locally-produced arts & crafts, food and drink. The Little Bird Artisan Market offers a diverse, quality, shopping experience that celebrates independent producers and makers. But more than that, it’s about people and…

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The Shadowy Cells: Late Night Candlelight Tour Of Ripon Museum

May 17 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Ripon Prison & Police Museum, 1 St Marygate
Ripon,HG4 1LX
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17th May The Shadowy Cells: Late Night Candlelight Tour of Ripon Museum. Was that a movement in the shadows? Did you hear chains clanking in the corridor? Don't let the flickering light play tricks on you as you experience Ripon Liberty Prison by candlelight.  Part of the Museums at Night, this event is aimed at adults.  Please note that the tour will be conducted by candlelight and floors and stairs may be uneven. Tickets £9: www.riponmuseums.co.uk END TIME APPROX

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Traditional Family Day At Ripon Races

Ripon Racecourse Boroughbridge Road HG4 1UG  

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Fostering Information Drop-In Sessions – All At Your Local Costa Coffee

May 23 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Harrogate Costa Coffee, 11-13 Beulah St
Harrogate,HG1 1QQ
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If you would you like to know more about fostering opportunities in your area please come along to one of our informal drop-ins, meet the team and talk to foster carers, plus pick up some info to take home and read – in one of our lovely new bags for life, of course! We can also take your contact details at these events and arrange for you to have a telephone conversation with a member of the team if you…

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Castle Howard Traction Engine Rally

May 25
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until May 26, 2019

The Traction Engine Rally will feature tractor pulling, steam engines, classic cars, vintage tractors, classic motorcycles, fairground organs, miniature steam engines, stationary engines and vintage commercials. There will also be entertainment from Stannage International Stunt Show with a flaming high fall show, exploding coffin, motorbike stunts, car jumps, trick riding and more... The Scarborough Fair Collection will also be there entertaining the crowds with dancers, singers and musicians. More info here.

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Castle Howard Traction Engine Rally

May 26
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until May 26, 2019

The Traction Engine Rally will feature tractor pulling, steam engines, classic cars, vintage tractors, classic motorcycles, fairground organs, miniature steam engines, stationary engines and vintage commercials. There will also be entertainment from Stannage International Stunt Show with a flaming high fall show, exploding coffin, motorbike stunts, car jumps, trick riding and more... The Scarborough Fair Collection will also be there entertaining the crowds with dancers, singers and musicians. More info here.

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Fostering Information Drop-In Sessions – All At Your Local Costa Coffee

May 30 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Northallerton Costa Coffee, 176 High St
Northallerton,DL7 8JZ
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If you would you like to know more about fostering opportunities in your area please come along to one of our informal drop-ins, meet the team and talk to foster carers, plus pick up some info to take home and read – in one of our lovely new bags for life, of course! We can also take your contact details at these events and arrange for you to have a telephone conversation with a member of the team if you…

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June 2019

Tractor Fest 2019

June 8 @ 10:00 am - June 9 @ 5:00 pm
Newby Hall, Newby Hall & Gardens
Ripon,HG4 5AE
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See vintage tractors, cars, motorbikes and more at the annual Tractor Fest at Newby Hall. There will also be the chance to drive mini-tractors around a track as well as food stands and more. The ‘March of the Tractors’ will start at Newby Hall and end in the market square on Saturday 8th June from 5.30 - 7pm.

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Great Knaresborough Bed Race 2019

The annual Bed Race, organised by the Knaresborough Lions, that sees teams of racers in fancy dress pushing 'beds' through the streets of Kanesborough will take place again this year on 9th June. The race route will follow: High Street Bond End High Bridge McIntosh Park Across River Nidd.

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Beer & Bread Festival At Fountains Abbey

June 15
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 23, 2019

Fountains Abbey has teamed up with Leeds Indie Food on the new summer event. It's on over two weekends in June, (15-16 and 22-23), including Father's Day. Come to Fountains Mill, the monastic home of beer and bread at Fountains Abbey to experience this brand new event. There will be a range of local street food and Yorkshire beer to try, beside the Mill and near to the abbey’s ruined bakehouse and Brewhouse. There'll be lots for families too, with…

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North Yorkshire County Show 2019

June 16

The 41st North Yorkshire County Show will be held on Sunday 16th June 2019 from 8.00am. Animal shows, children's inflatables, children's classes and more. http://www.northyorkshireshow.co.uk/

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Beer & Bread Festival At Fountains Abbey

June 16
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 23, 2019

Fountains Abbey has teamed up with Leeds Indie Food on the new summer event. It's on over two weekends in June, (15-16 and 22-23), including Father's Day. Come to Fountains Mill, the monastic home of beer and bread at Fountains Abbey to experience this brand new event. There will be a range of local street food and Yorkshire beer to try, beside the Mill and near to the abbey’s ruined bakehouse and Brewhouse. There'll be lots for families too, with…

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Beer & Bread Festival At Fountains Abbey

June 22
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 23, 2019

Fountains Abbey has teamed up with Leeds Indie Food on the new summer event. It's on over two weekends in June, (15-16 and 22-23), including Father's Day. Come to Fountains Mill, the monastic home of beer and bread at Fountains Abbey to experience this brand new event. There will be a range of local street food and Yorkshire beer to try, beside the Mill and near to the abbey’s ruined bakehouse and Brewhouse. There'll be lots for families too, with…

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Ripon Rugby Club Beer Festival

June 22 @ 12:30 pm - 10:00 pm

The Ripon Rugby Club Beer Festival will be on Saturday 22nd June. Live music, hog roast, pizza, burgers, bouncy castle + kids entertainment. Tickets available online at www.riponrugbybeerfestival.co.uk Adult tickets (booked in advance): £5 Kids under 16 FREE.

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Beer & Bread Festival At Fountains Abbey

June 23
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until June 23, 2019

Fountains Abbey has teamed up with Leeds Indie Food on the new summer event. It's on over two weekends in June, (15-16 and 22-23), including Father's Day. Come to Fountains Mill, the monastic home of beer and bread at Fountains Abbey to experience this brand new event. There will be a range of local street food and Yorkshire beer to try, beside the Mill and near to the abbey’s ruined bakehouse and Brewhouse. There'll be lots for families too, with…

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Valley Gardens 1940s Day

June 23 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

FREE event. There will be children's activities including a bouncy castle, fun fair,  food stalls, vintage vehicles. Get dressed up and enjoy the live music!  

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July 2019

Great Yorkshire Show 2019

July 9 - July 11

The Great Yorkshire Show will have lots of children's events and activities as well as the chance to celebrate the agricultural traditions of Yorkshire with competitions, stalls and much more. https://greatyorkshireshow.co.uk/

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The Great Yorkshire Show

July 9
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 11, 2019

The popular Yorkshire show is back with featured acts such as Bolddog Lings Motorbike Display team, daredevil bare-back riding show with Lorenzo and cookery theatre with Rosemary Shrager. Old favourites will be there including livestock judging rings, equestrian competitions, trade stands, competitions and demonstrations in the country pursuits arena and much more.      

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The Great Yorkshire Show

July 10
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 11, 2019

The popular Yorkshire show is back with featured acts such as Bolddog Lings Motorbike Display team, daredevil bare-back riding show with Lorenzo and cookery theatre with Rosemary Shrager. Old favourites will be there including livestock judging rings, equestrian competitions, trade stands, competitions and demonstrations in the country pursuits arena and much more.      

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The Great Yorkshire Show

July 11
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until July 11, 2019

The popular Yorkshire show is back with featured acts such as Bolddog Lings Motorbike Display team, daredevil bare-back riding show with Lorenzo and cookery theatre with Rosemary Shrager. Old favourites will be there including livestock judging rings, equestrian competitions, trade stands, competitions and demonstrations in the country pursuits arena and much more.      

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Lunar Eclipse Night

July 16 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Lime Tree Farm, Hutts Lane
Grewelthorpe,HG4 3DA
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On July 16th there will be a partial Lunar Eclipse visible from the UK.  Join astronomers from the Lime Tree Observatory to learn about why they occur and observe the event afterwards. Adult: £9 (£8 + £1 booking fee), Child under 16: Free Booking Essential.

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Legally Blonde Upstage Academy Performance

July 27 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Harrogate Theatre, Oxford St
Harrogate,HG1 1QF
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Borrowby Show 2019

Showjumping events, animal shows, gymkhana, fancy dress parade, vintage tractors, demonstrations, craft tent, bar, refreshments and ice cream. http://www.borrowbyshow.org.uk/

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August 2019

Family Brick Adventure (Lego Day) At Ripon Races

August 5

Ripon Racecourse Boroughbridge Road HG4 1UG  

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The Handlebards The Tempest At Ripon Workhouse Museum

August 9 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Ripon Workhouse Museum, Allhallowgate
Ripon,HG4 1LEUnited Kingdom
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The HandleBards present: The Tempest. Ripon Workhouse Museum. Tickets £16. www.riponmuseums.co.uk.  The world’s first cycling theatre company, The HandleBards, pedal from venue to venue with all the set, props and costume necessary to perform environmentally sustainable Shakespeare across the globe. Join their all-female troupe at the Workhouse Museum for a bicycle-powered production of Shakespeare’s ’The Tempest’ like no other. In usual HandleBards style, expect riotous amounts of energy, a fair old whack of chaos, and a great deal of laughter.…

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September 2019

UCI Road World Championships – Yorkshire 2019

September 27 - September 28

The picturesque towns and villages of the Ripon & Nidderdale area will once again play host to world-class cyclists as the Women’s Elite and Men’s Under 23 UCI Road World Championships – Yorkshire 2019 will come through our area. Friday 27th September 2019 On route from Doncaster to Harrogate, the Men’s Under 23s race will come from Ripon, through Pateley Bridge and on to tackle Greenhow Hill before heading into Harrogate for the finish. Saturday 28th September The Women’s Elite…

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UCI Road World Championships – Yorkshire 2019

September 27
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until September 28, 2019

The picturesque towns and villages of the Ripon & Nidderdale area will once again play host to world-class cyclists as the Women’s Elite and Men’s Under 23 UCI Road World Championships – Yorkshire 2019 will come through our area. Friday 27th September 2019 On route from Doncaster to Harrogate, the Men’s Under 23s race will come from Ripon, through Pateley Bridge and on to tackle Greenhow Hill before heading into Harrogate for the finish. Saturday 28th September The Women’s Elite…

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UCI Road World Championships – Yorkshire 2019

September 28
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until September 28, 2019

The picturesque towns and villages of the Ripon & Nidderdale area will once again play host to world-class cyclists as the Women’s Elite and Men’s Under 23 UCI Road World Championships – Yorkshire 2019 will come through our area. Friday 27th September 2019 On route from Doncaster to Harrogate, the Men’s Under 23s race will come from Ripon, through Pateley Bridge and on to tackle Greenhow Hill before heading into Harrogate for the finish. Saturday 28th September The Women’s Elite…

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Nidderdale Show 2019

September 29

The annual "Pateley Show" will again be host to competitions, demonstrations, stalls, craft tent and children's events and activities. http://www.nidderdaleshow.co.uk/

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November 2019

Harrogate Christmas Fair

November 14 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until November 17, 2019

St Mary’s Walk, Montpellier Hill
Harrogate,HG2 0LW
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The annual Christmas Fair featuring stalls with crafts, gifts, food and drink. There will also be the chance to see Santa in his grotto. Thursday 14th November 10am - 8pm Friday 15th November 10am - 8pm Saturday 16th  November 9.30am - 8.30pm Sunday 17th  November 9.30am - 5.30pm

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Harrogate Christmas Fair

November 15 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until November 17, 2019

St Mary’s Walk, Montpellier Hill
Harrogate,HG2 0LW
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The annual Christmas Fair featuring stalls with crafts, gifts, food and drink. There will also be the chance to see Santa in his grotto. Thursday 14th November 10am - 8pm Friday 15th November 10am - 8pm Saturday 16th  November 9.30am - 8.30pm Sunday 17th  November 9.30am - 5.30pm

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Harrogate Christmas Fair

November 16 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until November 17, 2019

St Mary’s Walk, Montpellier Hill
Harrogate,HG2 0LW
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The annual Christmas Fair featuring stalls with crafts, gifts, food and drink. There will also be the chance to see Santa in his grotto. Thursday 14th November 10am - 8pm Friday 15th November 10am - 8pm Saturday 16th  November 9.30am - 8.30pm Sunday 17th  November 9.30am - 5.30pm

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Harrogate Christmas Fair

November 17 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until November 17, 2019

St Mary’s Walk, Montpellier Hill
Harrogate,HG2 0LW
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The annual Christmas Fair featuring stalls with crafts, gifts, food and drink. There will also be the chance to see Santa in his grotto. Thursday 14th November 10am - 8pm Friday 15th November 10am - 8pm Saturday 16th  November 9.30am - 8.30pm Sunday 17th  November 9.30am - 5.30pm

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