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

02
AUG
The Mikado
The Royal Hall

The Mikado at The Royal Hall in Harrogate on Saturday 02 August 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest The Mikado tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

03
AUG
HMS Pinafore
The Royal Hall

HMS Pinafore at The Royal Hall in Harrogate on Sunday 03 August 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 HMS Pinafore live in the…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

08
AUG
Pirates Of Penzance
The Royal Hall

Pirates Of Penzance at The Royal Hall in Harrogate on Friday 08 August 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 Pirates Of Penzance live…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

10
AUG
Yeoman Of The Guard
The Royal Hall

Yeoman Of The Guard at The Royal Hall in Harrogate on Sunday 10 August 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 Yeoman Of The…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

15
AUG
Iolanthe
The Royal Hall

Iolanthe at The Royal Hall in Harrogate on Friday 15 August 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Iolanthe live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service. …

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

19
AUG
Patience
The Royal Hall

Patience at The Royal Hall in Harrogate on Tuesday 19 August 2014. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison service.…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

23
AUG
Marie Curie's Walk Ten
Harewood House

Light up the night in support of Marie Curie NursesJoin Walk Ten with your family and friends at Harewood House this summer and raise money to support Marie Curie.Join the celebrationsEnjoy an evening 10k walk with exclusive evening access to one of…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

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31
AUG
European market Masham
Market Place

The town centre will come alive with the tastes smells and products of Continental Europe ‐ and beyond ‐ when the Traditional European Food and Craft Fair arrives in town. Bringing a lot of produce and products that are new and different…

Location: 8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01512 801925
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14
SEP
Yorkshire 10k In aid of Cystic Fibrosis Trust
Newby Hall

Yorkshire 10k In aid of Cystic Fibrosis TrustLace up those trainers and join us on our 10k through the private estate of Newby Hall just minutes off the A1 near Ripon North Yorkshire.Location: Newby Hall Ripon North Yorkshire HG4 5AEDate: Sunday September…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 03003 731100
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16
SEP
FREE taster session at the Knaresborough/Harrogate
The St Robert's Centre

The Harrogate Rock Choir is led by choir leader Elliot Sutcliffe. People who have already joined the choir who hail from Harrogate and further afield in North Yorkshire come from all walks of life and most had no singing experience or ever…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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20
SEP
Do you love food?
Newby Hall & Gardens

Opening Times: 10am ‐ 6pm Saturday & 10am ‐ 5pm SundayVenue Address: Newby Hall Ripon North Yorkshire HG4 5AE sat nav HG4 5AJGetting Here: Newby Hall is just 2 a few miles from the A1 the main London to Edinburgh motorway. Close…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

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27
SEP
Extreme Torque Show
Harewood House

Extreme Torque Show ‐ don't miss Extreme Torque Show play Motorsports at Harewood House live on Saturday 27 September 2014 in Leeds Yorkshire. Don't forget that you can get the best ticket prices by comparing the list of available tickets.…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Sports

06
OCT
Omid Djalili
The Royal Hall

Multi award winning stand‐up television and movie star Omid Djalili is back on tour with his brand new comedy show. A firm favourite at the Edinburgh Festival with his legendary performances Omids stand‐up awards include…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

06
OCT
Omid Djalili Iranalamadingdong
Harrogate Royal Hall

Tickets for Omid Djalili Iranalamadingdong at Harrogate Royal Hall on the Monday 06 October 2014 are bound to sell out fast ‐ to watch Omid Djalili Iranalamadingdong live at Harrogate Royal Hall see our list of ticket comparison costs from box offices…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

07
OCT
Tom Stade 'Decisions Decisions' Tour
Harrogate Theatre

A natural performer with a passion for storytelling Canadian born Tom Stade has steadily built himself a reputation as one of the most compelling and original stand‐up acts around. Tom Stade is one of a kind with a genuine flare for observation…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01273 709709
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12
OCT
Jimeoin Is It
Harrogate Theatre

Jimeoin Is It at Harrogate Theatre in Harrogate on Sunday 12 October 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 Jimeoin Is It live in…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

12
OCT
Jimeoin Yes Yes Whatever
Harrogate Theatre

Jimeoin Yes Yes Whatever will be performing live Comedy at Harrogate Theatre on the Sunday 12 October 2014 in Harrogate Yorkshire. Buy tickets for Jimeoin Yes Yes Whatever online.…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

13
OCT
Jason Cook "Broken" Tour 2014
Crown Hotel

Phil McIntyre Entertainments presents:JASON COOK ‐ BROKENJason has more funny in his middle toe than most comics do in their whole body. CHORTLEWinner of the Best Drama at the Royal Television Awards for his hit BBC2 series Hebburn Jason is back and…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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15
OCT
Chris Ramsey
Harrogate Theatre

Fresh from a complete sell‐out twice extended 2012 tour multiple appearances on Celebrity Juice and 8 Out of 10 Cats and a starring role in BBC Two's Hebburn Chris embarks on a brand new tour…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

15
OCT
Ross Noble Tangentleman
The Royal Hall

Geordie Stand‐Up Ross has been performing since he was smuggled in to his local comedy club at the age of 15. Licensing laws meant that immediately after his slot he had to leave through the…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

16
OCT
Dave Gorman
The Royal Hall

English author presenter and stand‐up comedian Dave Gorman takes his stories of extreme adventures and experiences to theatres across the length of the country. Born in Staffordshire Dave first performed live at the 1998 Edinburgh…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

22
OCT
Stockeld Park Halloween Adventure
Stockeld Park

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

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586101
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22
OCT
Eddi Reader
Harrogate Royal Hall

Eddi Reader was brought into the limelight with Fairground Attraction and their single Perfect' and parent album First of a Million Kisses which both topped the British charts. However it has been her subsequent solo…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

24
OCT
Paul Carrack
Harrogate Royal Hall

English singersongwriter and multi‐instrumentalist Paul Carrack has seen major music success as a band member and solo performer since the 1970s. Playing with Ace Roxy Music Squeeze Mike and the Mechanics he has also released…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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: 13.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586101
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04
NOV
Joan Armatrading
The Royal Hall

Described as Britains First Lady of Song Joan Armatrading has been nominated for a Grammy Award on no less than three occasions. Possessing an extremely unique voice and strong rhythmical acoustic guitar she is…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
NOV
Jools Holland
Harrogate International Centre

Julian Miles Holland OBE DL was founder member of the band Squeeze but began his solo career as a pianist singer composer and band leader in the late 70s. In 1978 he co‐hosted The Tube…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

01
DEC
Only Men Aloud
The Royal Hall

As winners of the BBC's Last Choir Standing in 2008 Only Men Aloud have gone from strength to strength since their win. Based in Cardiff the group went on to win Classical Album of the…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

02
DEC
Rumours of Fleetwood Mac
Harrogate Royal Hall

With their meticulously crafted instrumentals and tight harmonies Rumours of Fleetwood Mac bring back to the masses the classic hits of the legendary Fleetwood Mac.…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

12
DEC
Deacon Blue
Harrogate International Centre

Deacon Blue is a Scottish band formed in 1985 in Glasgow. The bands name was taken from Steely Dans song Deacon Blues. They released their debut album Raintown in 1987 which was widely praised as…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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