What's on inRipon


Welcome to Ripon

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

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Forthcoming events in Ripon

28
JAN
Only Fools and 3 Courses
Crown Hotel

Only Fools and 3 Courses Dinning InvitationJoin us for the Dinner event of the year which combines fine food and Comedy action served up ONLY FOOLS AND HORSES style.Marlene & Boycie are hosting a Gala Dinner but will things go to…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772 691284
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03
FEB
Frazer Theatre Comedy Club
Frazer Theatre

The Frazer Theatre Comedy Club continues 2017 with another eclectic selection of hugely talented comedians on Friday 3rd February. After a packed January show to start the year we continue in style with four more acts at the top of their game.Tickets…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07835 927965
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09
FEB
Antic Disposition presents: Henry V
Ripon Cathedral

Marking the ongoing centenary of the First World War Antic Dispositions reimagining is set in a French military hospital in 1915 500 years after the Battle of Agincourt where two groups of wounded soldiers one French and one British decide…

Location: 0.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL:
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10
FEB
Harriet Dyer-Work in Progress
Frazer Theatre

On Friday 10th February Frazer Theatre Comedy Club welcomes back Harriet Dyer with a work in progress show for her 2017 Edinburgh Festival show.Everyone should follow their dreams and its about time Harriet BBC Live At The Fringe BBC Radio 4 Extra…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07835 927965
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16
FEB
Fab Feb Family Fun
Lightwater Valley

Various rides including Skyrider Carousel Eagles Claw Eagles Creek Farm Angry Birds indoor and outdoor will be open along with a variety of smaller rides for the youngsters including Ladybug Noahs Ark Space Pirates and others.Riggmoor Farm will also be joining us…

Location: 3.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01765 635321
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17
FEB
February Fun at Stockeld Park
Stockeld Park

February Fun 17th 26th February 2017.Mad Science weekJoin us at Stockeld Park for an educational and fun week. We will be visited by Sublime Science ‐Winners of BBCs Dragons Den. Entertaining groups of children during an open workshop heres what to…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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25
MAR
Rick Astley
Harrogate International Centre

With a career spanning over 25 years 80s pop icon and multi‐million selling artist Rick Astley has announced a full UK tour for October this year.…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

31
MAR
Billy Ocean
Harrogate International Centre

Born in Trinidad but based out of Britain for his entire career Billy Ocean was the undisputed king of British R&B in the 1970's and 1980's. Billy has not only scored with many Top 20…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
APR
Snow White Easter Pantomime
The Forum

BENIDORM star ASA ELLIOTT will be swapping the night life of Neptunes Bar in Benidorm and flying into Northallerton this Easter as he joins our cast of panto favourites in a brand new professional production bursting with sensational singing beautiful scenery stunning…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01609 776230
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21
APR
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: 9.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
MAY
Decorative Home & Salvage Show
Ripley Castle

If you are a homemaker retailer interior designer or stylist looking for inspiration to create a beautiful indoor or outdoor living space then these shows are your one‐stop‐shop. Youll find all manner of antiques and salvaged items such as reclaimed restored and…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 0129 827493
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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: 9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01423 866658
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06
OCT
Greg Davies You Magnificent Beast
Harrogate International Centre

Greg Davies You Magnificent Beast at Harrogate International Centre in Harrogate on Friday 06 October 2017. Whats the best thing about going to watch Greg Davies You Magnificent Beast live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

Tourist Attractions


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.…

Theakston Working Brewery and Visitor Centre

Relaxed and comfortable visitor centre with video, story boards and regular guided tours. Guided tours of traditional brewery includes free sampling at the bar. Opportunity to experience the rare skill and craftsmanship of coopering. Evening tours run every night between 7. 15pm and 10.…

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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