What's on inSkipton

Welcome to Skipton

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

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Forthcoming events in Skipton

25
OCT
Ghost Hunt with Ghost Hunt Live
Dalton Mills

In its heyday Dalton Mills was the largest textile mill in the region employing over 2000 workers and between 1869 and 1877 the mill provided jobs for workers both children and adults all over Keighley and the Worth Valley.Do you dare to…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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25
OCT
whakkinell live !
Midland Hotel

Whakkinell begin their Autumn 2014 Tour kicking off in the Rocking town of Ilkley. All the Whakkinell favorites and some new tunes to get you rocking .…

Location: 8.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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: 14.3 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01423 565513
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11
NOV
The Great Gatsby
Alhambra Theatre

Discover the heady indulgent days of New York's Long Island during the glamorous 1920s as Northern Ballet brings F Scott Fitzgerald's classic novel The Great Gatsby to the stage.Nick Carraway comes to know his infamous neighbour Jay Gatsby a mysterious millionaire…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01132 208008
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13
NOV
Frank Skinner Man In A Suit
Bradford St Georges Hall

Frank Skinner Man In A Suit at Bradford St Georges Hall in Bradford on Thursday 13 November 2014. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

29
NOV
Jimmy Carr
St. Georges Hall

Funny man Jimmy Carr has become known and loved for his deadpan delivery and observational comedy. His humour is often dark yet hugely appealing as his success on TV and the live stand‐up stage keeps…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

29
NOV
Jimmy Carr Funny Business
Bradford St Georges Hall

Jimmy Carr Funny Business at Bradford St Georges Hall live Comedy on Saturday 29 November 2014 in Bradford Yorkshire. To compare ticket prices for the Jimmy Carr Funny Business event at Bradford St Georges Hall see the list of ticket companies.…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

Tourist Attractions


Bolton Abbey Steam Railway

The Embsay & Bolton Abbey Steam Railway is a volunteer‐run, preserved Heritage Railway which does not receive any grants or subsidies towards running. It runs over part of the former Skipton‐Ilkley line which was closed in 1965 and has steadily been rebuilt by the volunteers. Skipton is the…

Keighley and Worth Valley Railway

Journey back in time on one of Britain's finest heritage railways. Travelling through the countryside in period coaches hauled by a restored steam engine is a treat in itself, but then there's so much else to enjoy. There is the Museum of Rail Travel as well…

Parcevall Hall

Situated in the scenic Yorkshire Dales National Park, the sixteen acres of formal and woodland gardens of Parcevall Hall Gardens rise up the hillside and command impressive views of Simons Seat and Wharfedale. The Hall itself is let to the Bradford Diocese as a retreat house. It…

Skipton Castle

Skipton Castle is one of the most complete and well preserved medieval castles in England. Fully roofed and with an enchanting early Tudor courtyard the stout towers of the gatehouse only hint at the splendour which is revealed as the visitor enters the castle grounds. Over 900…

Airborne Adventures Ltd

Hot Air Balloons at Airborne Adventures Ltd in Skipton, North Yorkshire. Contact venue on 01756 730166 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Ben Rhydding Golf Club

Ben Rhydding Golf Club ‐ golf course in Ilkley, West Yorkshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01943 608759 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Ben Rhydding Golf Club golf courseclub.…

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