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

Get a Grip Digital Camera Course

Set in the beautiful surroundings of Ilkley this 5 Google rated one day course combines insightful lessons and demonstrations with practical assignments. All designed to help you to master your digital camera.The course is based in a contemporary fully fitted classroom just…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07828 117810
Pendle Powerfest
Nelson & Colne College

Lancashires Family Motorshow returns to Nelson & Colne College celebrating 50 years of the film BullittWe are gathering together famous movie and television chase vehicles into a spectacular static displayOn top of this we will have our ever popular range around 250…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07850 075796
Race for life Ilkley 5K 2018
East Holmes Field

This is a 5k suitable for all abilities. This is thousands of women uniting with one purpose. Walk jog or run. Raise valuable funds for research. THIS IS BEATING CANCER. Key InformationDate: Sunday 17 Jun 2018Time: 10:30Children: £10.00Women: £14.99Young Women: £14.99Under 6…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Sports

Saltaire Holistic Health Fair
Victoria Hall

Victoria Hall will be host to Saltaires first Holistic Health Fair on Sunday 17th June 2018.Celebrating the wellbeing of Mind Body & Spirit there will be over 50 exhibitors and a timetable of free yoga classes talks and workshops to attend. …

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07889 011604
Mum2mum Baby & Childrens Nearly New Sale Keighley
Victoria hall

SAT 23RD JUNE 2018 13:15 15:15 Over 30 stalls selling excellent condition baby and childrens goods at bargain prices. Well‐known brands at a fraction of high street prices. Everything imaginable for your little ones.See the Facebook event listing for sale item…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

Phil Nichol - Your Wrong! Tour 2018
Alhambra Studios

The award winning and critically acclaimed Canadian comedian Phil Nichol has announced a UK Tour for 2018. Phil who is currently starring in the new West End musical Everybodys Talking About Jamie will be bringing his latest hour Your Wrong to…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444

Tourist Attractions

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…

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…


Bliss Nightclub in Skipton, North Yorkshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01756 700483 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…


Fusion Nightclub in Keighley, West Yorkshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01535 610156 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

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