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.

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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

30
MAY
Shakespeare's Henry IV: A Pub Wake
So! Bar and Eats

The King is dead.Long live the KingJoin Falstaff Hal and the regulars at the Boars Head Tavern to raise a glass to the dear departed. Through music tears and laughter Bronzehead follow their critically acclaimed Richard II with Shakespeares elegy to the…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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30
MAY
The Scarecrows' Wedding
West Yorkshire Playhouse

Straight from Londons West End this truly heart‐warming adaptation of Julia Donaldson and Axel Schefflers bestselling book is bursting at the seams with Scamp Theatres inimitable style Stick Man Tiddler & Other Terrific Tales and promises wit drama and wedding bells as…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

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02
JUN
Counterfeit Sixties Show
Frazer Theatre

Re‐live the sounds of the swinging sixties as Britains No. 1 tribute show brings alive the magic of the sixties with their tribute to over twenty five bands of that era. The show encompasses everything from that period from the clothes that…

Location: 0.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01423 866658
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03
JUN
Counterfeit Seventies Show
Frazer Theatre

The Counterfeit Seventies comes to the Playhouse for the very first time this OctoberHaving toured extensively with The Counterfeit Sixties show they now bring you their unique Seventies show from a decade of glam rock through to new wave music and everything…

Location: 0.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01423 866658
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03
JUN
Superheroes Live!
Lightwater Valley

Grab your fancy dress costume and come along for a Zap Zoom and Kapow‐packed weekend of fantastic fun and amazing entertainment. Watch your favourite superheroes on stage as they bust out some serious dance moves and help you practice your mighty crime‐fighting…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01765 635321
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04
JUN
The Marked
Holbeck Underground Ballroom

Following 5‐star sell‐out successes at Edinburgh Fringe 2016 and an acclaimed run at Londons Ovalhouse Theatre Tmoins The Marked will tour the UKs regional homeless hotspots using mask puppetry and physical theatre to navigate a haunting mystical world inspired by real‐life stories…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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09
JUN
TOM TOAL and THE DELIGHTFUL SAUSAGE
Frazer Theatre

On Friday June 9th the Edinburgh Festival comes early and considerably further south as the Frazer Theatre Comedy Club presents two special previews in one top value evening. We are delighted to be bringing the latest full shows which will be performed…

Location: 0.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07835 927965
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10
JUN
Newby Hall Tractor Fest
Newby Hall & Gardens

Tractor Fest celebrates all things tractor as well as showcasing vintage Ford and other marque cars lorries stationary and steam engines crawlers and motorcycles from around the UK and abroad. The two‐day festival attracts more than 10000 visitors and 1500 exhibits.…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01423 322583
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10
JUN
OTLEY MUM2MUM MARKET - Baby/kids NEARLY NEW SALE
Otley Rugby Club

LOVE A BARGAIN OTLEY Mum2Mum Market NEARLY NEW SALESaturday 10th June 10‐12 noon OTLEY Rugby Club Cross Green Otley LS21 1HEWe have 20 stalls under one roof packed with baby and childrens bargains. BUY great quality baby and kids clothes toys…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

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13
JUN
Become A Professional Trader Today
Park Plaza Leeds

Brexit Property Prices Soar If you learn to trade properly you can make money in both up and down markets. There are no bad days for traders.You dont miss out on this event. 25 of the population are making money trading on…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 02077 518900
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14
JUN
Amazon Masterclass training - Leeds
Room 314,Calverley Building, Leeds Beckett University,

Amazon marketplace has brought a fortune to lots of businesses in the UK and when you do it right this could be yours. This course helps you explore the untapped potential to grow your business with Amazon. Our interests is delivering informative…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01613 272923
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14
JUN
Online Seller UK Meetup - Leeds
Room 311, Calverley Building

Leeds Online Seller Meetup is freefor online sellers and retailers. Our events are perfect for any business aiming to grow online nationally or internationally. If you are thinking of starting to sell online you will learn proven strategies and tactics quicker through…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +441613 272923
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17
JUN
Great Yorkshire Vegan Festival 2017
Leeds First Direct Arena

One of the UKs biggest Vegan festivals The Great Yorkshire Vegan Festival will be held at Leeds First Direct Arena Leeds City Centre on June 17th 2017 11am ‐ 5pm. The festival is huge with over 200 stalls including 15 caterers …

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07590 621062
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17
JUN
Lee Kyle is Burning This Place to the Ground
Frazer Theatre

On Saturday 17th June come and see Lee Kyle do his show Lee Kyle is Burning This Place to the Ground at the Frazer Theatre its good. Mind you this is him typing this so hes bound to say that. If you…

Location: 0.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07835 927965
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17
JUN
Lee Kyle:What Do I Do Now
Frazer Theatre

Lee Kyle is a popular childrens comedian and has been to the Frazer both as an MC for our Kids Comedy Club during the Knaresborough Comedy Festival 2016 and with his game show Gunge: A Show with Gunge in it. He is…

Location: 0.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07835 927965
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17
JUN
Leeds Wine Tasting Experience Day - 'Vine to Wine'
Radisson SAS

Why Book on a Leeds Wine Tasting Course with Wine UnearthedWine Tasting should be all about enjoying wine and having Fun ‐ our Leeds Days are ‐ learn about wine with like‐minded people in an un‐stuffy way.We are the Longest Running and…

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 03452 998652
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19
JUN
Annual Lecture 2017 Artificial Intelligence: Rise
aql's Salem Chapel

Each year the Digital Leaders Programme has included a Lecture given by a leading technologist on an important issue of our time. Previously held in London this year the Annual Lecture is moving out of London as part of Digital Leaders Week…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02071 291176
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21
JUN
Summer Solstice Festival
Howard Assembly Room

The ART of LISTENING: 5.45‐6.45pmVICHITRA VEENA: 7.30‐9pmIndian snacks and intermissionSITAR & TABLA: …

Location: 14.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01132 445523
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22
JUN
Northern Aldborough Festival: La Traviata (Verdi)
St Andrew's Church

Set in the prohibition era of speakeasies and bootlegging with Violettas lover Alfredo a passionate young man whose optimism has been shaken by time at the front in the first world war Violettas protector the Baron a gang boss and Alfredos father…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01423 900979
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22
JUN
Speed Dating in Leeds
Brooklyn

Speed Dating in LeedsHow Speed Dating in Leeds worksWhen you arrive at the speed dating venue for Speed Dating in Leeds you will be greeted by our friendly professional hosts. They will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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23
JUN
Northern Aldborough Festival: Yevgeny Sudbin
St Andrew's Church

Since bursting onto the scene in 2005 with his debut recording of works by Scarlatti Yevgeny Sudbins playing has attracted the highest awards and superlative reviews from the piano critics. To launch the inaugural Piano Weekend The Northern Aldborough Festival welcomes…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01423 900979
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24
JUN
2017 Leeds Saturday 12K
Bramham Park

LEEDS BRAMHAM PARKSAT 24TH JUNE 2017 ‐12K SUN 25TH JUNE 2017 ‐12KAfter another amazing event at Bramham Park in June 2016 we are pleased to say we have now set the 2017 dates for 24th and 25th June. Expect more of the…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Sports

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24
JUN
Absolute Bowie
O2 Academy Leeds

Absolute Bowie: Celebrating the life of David BowieThere will only ever be one David Bowie he was unique in every way and an inspiration to millions. Absolute Bowie Europes Finest David Bowie Tribute continue to celebrate the life and music of the…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01133 891555
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24
JUN
James Baillieu (piano) & The Heath String Quartet
St Andrew's Church

The Heath Quartet Aldborough alumni and recent winners of the 2016 Gramophone Award for Chamber Music perform with the young South African pianist James Baillieu whose extraordinary emergence recently led to the unique distinction of an eleven concert series in his name…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01423 900979
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24
JUN
Northern Aldborough Festival: Will Pickvance
St Andrew's Church

Will asks Father Christmas for a spaceship ‐ he gets a pianoAn adventure into the world of piano ‐ where they come from how they evolved and why they make a pretty cool Christmas present. Featuring Bachs cave piano Beethovens bad moods…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01423 900979
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25
JUN
2017 Leeds Sunday 12K
Bramham Park

LEEDS BRAMHAM PARKSAT 24TH JUNE 2017 ‐12K SUN 25TH JUNE 2017 ‐12KAfter another amazing event at Bramham Park in 2016 we are pleased to say we have now set the 2017 dates for 24th and 25th June. Expect more of the usual…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Sports

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25
JUN
2017 Leeds Sunday 12K Total Warrior Obstacle Race
Bramham Park

LEEDS BRAMHAM PARKSAT 24TH JUNE 2017 12K SUN 25TH JUNE 2017 12KAfter another amazing event at Bramham Park in 2016 we are pleased to say we have now set the 2017 dates for 24th and 25th June. Expect more of…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07734 805817
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25
JUN
Northern Aldborough Festival: Festival Service
St Andrew's Church

Mozarts famous Sparrow Mass Missa Brevis in C KV 220 Spatzenmesse is one of his most joyful choral works acquiring its nickname from the chirping figures in the Hosannas. Combined with his stunning soprano solo‐led Laudate Dominum and his contemplative Ave…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 01423 900979
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26
JUN
Northern Aldborough Festival: Duo Antipodes
Farnley Hall

The hugely talented and charismatic young Irish guitarist Manus Noble makes a welcome return to the Northern Aldborough Festival this time partnered with Australian cellist Jehanne Bastoni. The Duo Antipodes perform works by Boccherini Piazzolla De Falla Granados and Manus Noble…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01423 900979
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27
JUN
Northern Aldborough Festival: The Marian Consort
The Old Hall

The Marian Consort is a young dynamic and internationally‐renowned early music vocal ensemble recognised for its freshness of approach and innovative presentation of a broad range of repertoire. The ensembles blend and beauty of sound will be heard to perfection in…

Location: 4.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01423 900979
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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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