What's on inAldborough

Welcome to Aldborough

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Aldborough - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Aldborough to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Aldborough

03
JUN
Moscow State Circus
Harewood House

Promising their 'greatest ever production to date' the ever‐popular Moscow State Circus are a world‐renowned circus troupe where 'magnificent feats of human achievement' are the norm. Expect rogue clowns mucking around performers in high‐wires…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

06
JUN
Tractor Fest 2015
Newby Hall & Gardens

Join us for the biggest Tractor Fest in the North. A two‐day festival showcasing thousands of vintage tractors cars lorries stationary engines and motorcycles.This year's stars are Ferguson and Massey Harris Tractors featuring the UK's biggest gathering of the popular Ferguson…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08454 504068
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26
JUN
Lightwater Valley Country Festival
Lightwater Valley

Join us for an event celebrating the best of countryside activities from food and drink to shows music farming animals and crafts.Food and Drink Festival:Showcasing local producers and a host of fantastic fare.Music Main Stage:Foot‐ tapping music including a range of local…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01765 635321
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18
JUL
Jane Eyre
Knaresborough Castle And Courthouse Museum

Young governess Jane Eyre arrives at the mysterious Thornfield Hall deep in the Yorkshire moors and meets enigmatic Mr Rochester. So begins this most unforgettable of love stories. When a secret from the past returns to haunt them can Jane and Rochesters…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01423 556188
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24
JUL
Tom Jones
York Racecourse

Tom Jones may be approaching 70 but he shows little sign of slowing down. Born Thomas Jones Woodward in 1940 he was awarded an OBE by the Queen. He has had an extremely…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
JUL
Scouting for GirlS
York Racecourse

Signing with Epic Records back in 2007 prior to the release of their first single Its Not About You Scouting For Girls will be playing to a sell‐out crowd thanks in part to their huge…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
AUG
Leeds Flower, Vegetable and Craft Show 2015
The Grammar School at Leeds

Talks and demonstrations will also be given in the lecture theatre on both days. Musical entertainment will be provided by Stuart Garden. Traders both inside and out will include: nurseries specialist growers garden accessories and tools photography paintings and…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01138 123692
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15
AUG
Shadwell Flower, Vegetable and Craft Show 2015
Shadwell Primary School

Hundreds of exhibits and displays. Trade stalls selling plants homemade produce cards etc. Tombola and musical entertainment throughout.Bar and tea tent. Horticultural craft and hobby entries and exhibits. Prize giving and auction at 4.30pm.…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01138 123692
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12
SEP
British Heart Foundation Ride of the Roses
York Racecourse

The Ride of the Roses Bike Ride takes you on a spectacular 105 mile point to point ride passing through the red rose county of Lancashire and the white rose county of Yorkshire. Starting out from Lancaster city centre this 105 mile…

Location: 15.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 08451 308663
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30
SEP
Paddy McGuinness
Harrogate International Centre

Patrick Joseph Paddy McGuinness is a British standup comedian actor and TV personality who found fame after appearing with comedian Peter Kay in the hit show Phoenix Nights creating his own spin‐off series Max and…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

24
OCT
Squeeze John Cooper Clarke
Harrogate International Centre

Squeeze John Cooper Clarke at Harrogate International Centre in Harrogate on Saturday 24 October 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Squeeze John Cooper Clarke live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
OCT
The Hollywood Special Effects Show
Royal Hall

Get closer to the action than ever before as this interactive and explosive family show takes you behind the scenes of your favourite films to discover the science and secrets of creating movie magic. Join our team of professionals whove been behind…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01423 502116
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28
NOV
Caro Emerald
Harrogate International Centre

Caro Emerald is a Jazz singer from Amsterdam. Her debut single Back It Up was released in 2009. Her debut album Deleted Scenes from the Cutting Room Floor spent 30 weeks in the Dutch album…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
NOV
Diversity
Harrogate International Centre

Best known for winning the third series of Britains Got Talent Diversity are a phenomenal street dance group that have won numerous awards since they became famous. They appear at this venue to show…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

18
DEC
Gareth Malone
Harrogate International Centre

Get ready to sing from your seat as Gareth Malone invites you the audience to be part of his first ever live tour. This live tour and his new album follow a period of…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

26
FEB
Collabro
Harrogate International Centre

Collabro at Harrogate International Centre in Harrogate on Friday 26 February 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Collabro tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave and…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

Tourist Attractions


Beningbrough Hall and Gardens

York's county house and garden, this imposing Georgian Mansion was built in 1716 and contains one of the most empressive baroque interiors in England. Exceptional wood carving, an unusual central corridor running the full length of the house, and over 100 pictures on loan from the National…

Knaresborough Castle and Old Courthouse Museum

Knaresborough Castle towers on a cliff high above the River Nidd, overlooking one of the most picturesque views in England. Knaresborough has been a royal castle from its earliest construction, and has had a long and illustrious history, having played its part in many important episodes in history.…

Aldborough Roman Town and Museum

Sections of once massive town wall and its definsive towers. 2 fine Roman mosaic pavements.Open: April ‐ Oct.…

Ripley Castle

Welcome to Ripley Castle, home of the Ingilby family for the last 700 years. Just a short drive from Arden House Hotel, Ripley Castle, Nr Harrogate, has been home to the Ingilby family since 1325. Francis Ingilby was sought as one of England's most dangerous Catholics,…

Royal Pump Room Museum

The museum's permanent displays recall the history of a bygone era when Harrogate was England's premier spa town. You can discover the famous people that visited and the treatments they took as well as seeing the original and still functioning suplhur wells. And don't forget to…

Aire Valley Balloons

Hot Air Balloons at Aire Valley Balloons in Knaresborough, North Yorkshire. Contact venue on 01423 340664 for opening times and entrance costs.…

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