Category Archives: Yorkshire Dales Events

Find out what’s going on in the Yorkshire Dales and what’s worth a visit while you’re in the area.

3 March 2015

Fashion Show at Lightwater Shopping Village

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 Lightwater Shopping Village are holding a Charity Fashion Show in support of Ripon’s Charity: The Fashion Show is to be held on Wednesday 22 April 2015, starting at 1pm. Entry (per person) is £6 on the day. Why not come along and celebrate stepping into spring with this season’s classic styles and fresh colours with on-the-go fashion […]

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3 February 2015

Mother’s Day Lunch at Lightwater Shopping Village

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 Sunday 15th March 2015 – Mother’s Day Why not treat your Mum to a spell of Sunday shopping along with a lovely 3 course Mother’s Day Lunch in the Granary at Lightwater Shopping Village. Mother’s Day Menu available which also includes a free glass of Prosecco for all Mums! Wonderful choice of Starters, Main Courses & […]

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Lightwater Valley Theme Park re-opens for 2015

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 The Lightwater Valley Theme Park re-opens for the 2015 season. There’s something for everyone – with mini, mega and ultimate adventures to enjoy. Lightwater Valley is also home to the UK’s largest Angry Bird Activity Park, with over 30,000 square feet of imaginative and interactive play. Gates open up at 10.00am, with rides and attractions opening at […]

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Lightwater Valley’s Country Festival

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 The Lightwater Valley Country Festival is held from Friday 26 – Sunday 28 June 2015, starting at 10am and running through until 6pm each day. There’s plenty to see and enjoy including: Food & Drink – Exhibitions – Animals – Farming – Shows – Stalls – Crafts – Music - come along and have lots of fun. Food […]

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11 November 2014

Fountains Abbey & Studley Royal – 2015

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 Something out of the extraordinary will be happening in the follies at Fountains Abbey & Studley Royal near Ripon, during May to November 2015. It was very fashionable to have follies in one’s garden In the 18th Century. Garden designers of the day used these rather whimsical buildings or structures to draw attention to a most carefully […]

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28 October 2014

Hallowe’en Story Trains on Track at NY Moors Railway

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 The witches of Yorkshire are perhaps more used to travelling by broomstick, but this Halloween,they’ll be relying on a rather more traditional means of transport as they step aboard the North Yorkshire Moors Railway for the two Halloween Story Trains! These very special services will be departing from Pickering Station, and a magical crew will be […]

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22 October 2014

Country Living Magazine Christmas Fair

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 November 2014 sees the return of the Country Living Magazine Christmas Fair to North Yorkshire and welcomes the highest number of Yorkshire-based exhibitors in Harrogate’s leg of the Fair’s three year history. Held on 27th to 30th November 2014, this popular festive shopping event is taking over the Harrogate International Centre, with over 300 exhibitors. Stalls include: […]

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16 October 2014

Autumn & Christmas Events at Lightwater Valley

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 HALLOWE’EN SPOOKTACULAR: Fri 31 October to Sun 2 November: 10am – 6.30pm    Join us for the fifth renewal of our annual Hallowe’en Spooktacular as a cloak of supernatural delight shrouds the theme park. All manner of creepy ghouls and beasties lurk within the Valley, so tread scarefully as we celebrate shocktober in style with mini, mega […]

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18 July 2014

Masham Steam & Fair Organ Rally

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   Come along and celebrate the best of Britain’s fine Industrial Heritage at the 49th Masham Steam Engine & Fair Organ Rally this weekend – Saturday 19 & Sunday 20 July 2014. On show there will be Steam Engines, Fair Organs, Veteran Vehicles, displays of Heavy Horses and Drays plus Fairground, stalls and many crafts. […]

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9 July 2014

Feast and Beast Movement Festival – A First for Yorkshire

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 From “Oo la la” to “Ee bah gum”! Now that the Tour De France has moved on this is a great opportunity to build on the excitement that has engulfed Yorkshire over the last few days. Spectators have been impressed by what Yorkshire has to offer, so let’s give them something else to rave about. […]

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