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Jubilee Square, Harrogate Stray
Harrogate
West Park Stray
2nd Jun 2022

Jubilee Square, Harrogate Stray

West Park Stray in the centre of Harrogate will be transformed into a family-friendly fun-fest to celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee. Taking place over the four days of the Jubilee Bank Holiday weekend there will be live music, family films and live broadcast of the main events taking place in London. So bring a picnic and a blanket and settle in for a weekend of summer fun. Jubilee Square will be a place for families...

Jubilee in the Gardens
Harrogate
Valley Gardens
2nd Jun 2022

Jubilee in the Gardens

Four days of free family fun in Harrogate’s iconic Valley Gardens will take place between 2 and 5 June...

Tractor Fest, at Newby Hall
Ripon
Newby Hall and Gardens, Ripon, North...
3rd Jun 2022

Tractor Fest, at Newby Hall

After a two-year break, the UK’s largest Tractor Festival returns to Newby Hall, Ripon - and it’s bigger than...

Great Knaresborough Bed Race 2022
Knaresborough
Knaresborough, North Yorkshire
11th Jun 2022

Great Knaresborough Bed Race 2022

Bed Racing is a much-loved annual past time in Knaresborough, combining as it does a gruelling athletic contest with...

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From festivals focusing on arts and literature within Ripon, Harrogate and Aldborough, to local celebrations of produce and harvest; the variety of festivals around Harrogate reflects the variety of the landscape and cultural innovators that can be found here.

Immerse yourself in the natural world, explored through the spoken word at NiddFest, or the darker side of human nature with Harrogate’s famous Theakston Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival where crime authors at the top of both the national and international scene come together to celebrate and discuss the genre.

In August you can embrace all things topsy-turvy with the International Gilbert and Sullivan Festival featuring both amateur and professional productions from around the world.

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In the same month Knaresborough gives you the chance to experience a showcase of the visual arts with the towns’ acclaimed FEVA (Festival of Entertainment and Visual Arts).

The very best of international youth performing arts come together across the Harrogate District to showcase the abilities of young performers from over 40 countries showing that age is no requirement for quality in the Harrogate International Youth Festival.

Harrogate International Festivals organise a number of festivals in addition to the Crime Writers, including the Music and Literature Festivals, and the thought-evoking Salon North where guest speakers explore the theme of the night.

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Those who like to stay active can get out and about with the best and most knowledgeable of walking guides in Nidderdale with the Pateley Bridge Walking Festival.

Or you can explore agricultural machinery past and present with the iconic Tractor Fest at Newby Hall.

Whatever your passions, whatever your interests, you’ll find a festival to feed them here.

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