What's on inKnaresborough

Welcome to Knaresborough

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Knaresborough - 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 Knaresborough to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

Tourist information Knaresborough

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Everything you need to know if you're visiting Knaresborough as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Knaresborough

26
OCT
Klaxons
The Cockpit

In 2007 Klaxons did what pretty much no band have done since: arrive with a fully fledged ideology ‐ new rave. It might be hard to remember now but back then it was strange seeing…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
OCT
Bewitching tales in the forest
Stockeld Park

Enter our enchanted forest and meet our fairy‐tale storytellers deep in the forest to hear tales of mystery and magic.Price Enchanted Forest activity token ‐ please see website for full details. worksheets available…

Location: 4.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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27
OCT
Elves and the Shoemaker
Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre

Following the fantastic sell‐out success of Ugly Duckling and Three Little Pigs Northern Ballet is delighted to announce our latest ballet for children Elves & the Shoemaker.A hard‐working but poor shoemaker struggles to earn enough money to support his family. The kind‐hearted…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01132 208008
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27
OCT
Wizard and witch training
Stockeld Park

Leave your wannabe Witches & Wizards with us this half term for a Halloween workshop... Join us and the spell makers from Make a wish entertainment to learn how to become a certified wizard or witch at our Halloween training school.Learn how…

Location: 4.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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27
OCT
3T
First Direct Arena

3T performs live at First Direct Arena in Leeds Yorkshire on Monday 27 October 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for 3T at First Direct Arena now.…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

27
OCT
Blue
First Direct Arena

Blue performs live at First Direct Arena in Leeds Yorkshire on Monday 27 October 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Blue at First Direct Arena now.…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

27
OCT
Damage
First Direct Arena

Damage at First Direct Arena live on Monday 27 October 2014 in Leeds Yorkshire. For tickets to see Damage at First Direct Arena see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

27
OCT
Heather Peace
Varieties Music Hall

Heather Peace at Varieties Music Hall live on Monday 27 October 2014 in Leeds Yorkshire. For tickets to see Heather Peace at Varieties Music Hall see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
OCT
Katy B
O2 Academy Leeds

Katy Bs debut album On A Mission was released at the beginning of April and featuring the singles Katy On A Mission Perfect Stranger Lights On feat. Ms. Dynamite and Broken Record.…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

27
OCT
The Big Reunion
First Direct Arena

The Big ReunionA British reality‐documentary series that started on ITV2 this show features chart‐topping bands who were at the top of their game as well as the charts in the 90s and 2000s. Winning…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

27
OCT
The Big Reunion Concert
First Direct Arena

The Big Reunion Concert at First Direct Arena live on Monday 27 October 2014 in Leeds Yorkshire. For tickets to see The Big Reunion Concert at First Direct Arena see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

29
OCT
Fright night
Stockeld Park

AtmosFEAR Entertainment Group return to Stockeld Park this Halloween to transform the usually beautiful and tranquil woodland surroundings into a world of terror where only the brave hearted will make it through Fright Night Please note on fright nights the Enchanted Forest…

Location: 4.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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29
OCT
Johnny Marr
O2 Academy Leeds

Johnny Marr at O2 Academy Leeds in Leeds on Wednesday 29 October 2014. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the best…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

29
OCT
Rixton
The Cockpit

British PopRockR&B band Rixton made their US debut with Me And My Broken Heart EP on March 18. Following release the music video for the title track and their first single premiered on MTV worldwide…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
OCT
Love me do!
Riley Theatre, Northern School of Contemporary Dance

NYTC Performing Arts presents LOVE ME DO an All singing All Dancing All Acting production for everyone to enjoy. If you love the Beatles music your going to love Love Me Do So come along and see this talented young cast Perform…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07957 433225
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30
OCT
Alan Davies
Town Hall Leeds

After more than a decade since his last stand‐up show and following a hugely successful tour of Australia in 2011 Alan Davies the much‐loved star of iconic television series such as Jonathan Creek and QI…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

30
OCT
Alan Davies Little Victories
Leeds Town Hall

Following the sell out success of his long‐awaited return to stand up Alan Davies returns with his highly anticipated follow up show Little Victories.Much lauded as resident dunderhead on QI or the charming but reticent…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

30
OCT
Raleigh Ritchie
The Wardrobe

Raleigh Ritchie at The Wardrobe in Leeds on Thursday 30 October 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Raleigh Ritchie live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service.…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
OCT
Twin Atlantic
Leeds Metropolitan University

After bursting onto the forefront of the alternative rock scene following their critically acclaimed 2011 album release Free Twin Atlantic are hotly tipped for a huge 2012. With their single of the same name garnering…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
OCT
Zola Jesus
Belgrave Music Hall

Zola Jesus at Belgrave Music Hall in Leeds on Thursday 30 October 2014. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the best…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

31
OCT
Eagulls
Brudenell Social Club

Eagulls at Brudenell Social Club in Leeds on Friday 31 October 2014. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the tickets…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

31
OCT
Il Divo
First Direct Arena

Dont be put off by the Syco Music tag this isnt one of Cowells reality wannabes Il Divo are true talent as is proved by eight years in the industry and 26 million albums…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

31
OCT
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
First Direct Arena

Formed way back in 1946 The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra RPO has played under the direction of many of the world's best conductors. Based at London's iconic Cadogan Hall in Chelsea the ever‐popular and world‐renowned group…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
NOV
Craft Fair in aid of Assistance dogs for disabled
Dacre & Hartwith Village Hall

Craft fair in aid of Assistance dogs for disabled people. Gifts and goodies for all ages. Free entry refreshments available.Come along and see some fantastic items made by amazingcrafts people. Some you may have seen before some you may not.We promise you…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01423 565513
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01
NOV
Magic Hatter
Stockeld Park

Come and see our magic man perform Halloween inspired magic close up Special shows at 13.30 & 15.30.…

Location: 4.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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01
NOV
Asking Alexandria
O2 Academy Leeds

Asking Alexandria is a British metal core band that has their roots in Dubai one of the most unlikely locations to serve as a starting point for such a band. Their founder Ben Bruce…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
NOV
Kill It Kid
The Cockpit

Kill It Kid at The Cockpit in Leeds on Saturday 01 November 2014. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Kill It Kid live in…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
NOV
Firework Spectacular
Stockeld Park

What goes BOOM deep in the Yorkshire ForestIts Stockeld Parks spectacular fireworks display set to music its a loud and proud Yorkshire evening of entertainment Which will be lighting up the skies on 2nd of November. …

Location: 4.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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02
NOV
Paloma Faith
O2 Academy Leeds

British singersong writer and actress Paloma Faith released her successful debut single in 2009 Stone Cold Sober and her album Do You Want the Truth or Something Beautiful Was certified platinum with a spot in…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
NOV
Stockeld Park Christmas Adventure
Stockeld Park

Stockeld Park ‐ where magic is made & adventures begin.... Nestled within ancient woodland Stockeld Park hosts its Adventure Seasons for Christmas. We have a real outdoor ice skating rink an Enchanted Forest filled with interactive sculptures and playgrounds a huge snowflake…

Location: 4.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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Tourist Attractions


Harewood House

Harewood is a great family day out. Visit the Adventure Playground, explore the Gardens and Bird Gardens, take a boat trip across the lake or marvel at the collections in the House. With an extensive programme of events and exhibitions, Harewood offers something for all.The garden landscape at…

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.…

Harewood Bird Garden

Harewood is a great family day out. Visit the Adventure Playground, explore the Gardens and Bird Gardens, take a boat trip across the lake or marvel at the collections in the House. With an extensive programme of events and exhibitions, Harewood offers something for all.Our aim at Harewood…

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…

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