Events 2015

Other Events for 2018

Harrogate Flower Show-about 40 min drive from the cottage, located at Harrogate Showground.  The show takes place between 26th-29th 2018
.  A great day out with lots  of stalls,exhibitions,food halls.  A great opportunity to buy new and interesting plants.

Le Tour de Yorkshire- Maserati Tour De Yorkshire Ride- May 3rd-6th 2018- exact locations tbc.

Festival of food and drink at Leyburn - June 16th to 17th 2018 .  Featuring over 80 exhibitors in the food and drinks hall.  See the animals, listen to the guest speaker.  Farming for food exhibits, rides, attractive stalls.  Fun for all the family.

Swaledale Festival- Saturday 26th May to 9th June 2018. The festival comprises of over 40 ticketed performances as well as other free events offering choral,jazz and folk music in intimate dales venues.  For more information see

North Yorkshire County Show - (between Thirsk and Northallerton) TBC

The Great Yorkshire Show - about 40 mins drive from the cottage, located at Harrogate showground, the show takes place from 10th-12th July 2018. 

1940's War Weekend at Leyburn - 21st-22nd July 2018.  Locals and shop fronts dress accordingly, war memorabilia, ride on an old bus, watch the steam trains.  A real atmospheric day.

Reeth Show - 102nd Annual Show - 27th August 2018 .  A traditional agricultural show, great famiy day out including the great Fremington Edge Fell race.

Kilnsey Show - 28th August 2018 .  Situated between Kettlewell and Skipton.  A traditional dales show.

Harrogate Autumn Plant Show- 14th to 16th September 2018

Countryside Live - 20 to 21st October 2018 .About 40 minute drive from the cottage, located at Harrogate Showground.  A great family day out with livestock, equine competition, crafts etc.

Grassington Dickensian Festival - 1st,8th,15th December weekends 2018.. About 45 min scenic drive from the cottage. A real feel good atmospheric day leading up to Christmas.  Shopkeepers dressed up dickensian style, local donkey walking the cobbled streets carrying Mary, carol singers, stalls, lovely shops.