What's on inThirsk

Welcome to Thirsk

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

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Forthcoming events in Thirsk

'Bouncers' by John Godber
Hutton Rudby Village Hall

Esk Valley TheatrePresentBOUNCERSA comedy by John GodberDirected by Sheila Carter & Mark StrattonBouncers is as relevant now as the day it was conceived: Funny dark thought provoking with its finger firmly on the pulse of our nightclub culture. Four Bouncers tell the…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01947 897587
Riverford Pumpkin Day
Riverford Home Farm

Begin your Halloween celebrations and welcome in the autumn season with veg box producer Riverford at its annual Pumpkin Day. The popular free event is perfect for a family day out filled with activities for the kids plus music and tasty organic…

Location: 4.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01803 227227
Counterfeit Sixties Show
Helmsley Arts Centre

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: 12 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01439 771700
Richmond Christmas Fair
Town Hall, Trinity Square & the Market Place area

Held both inside the Town Hall Trinity Square DL10 4L possible also the Market Place Richmond 10.30‐6.00. Fantastic Christmas event with wonderful festive feel. Food drinks stands filled with gifts seasonal items and unusual items to buy for presents and…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07779 342782

Tourist Attractions

Aldborough Roman Town and Museum

Sections of once massive town wall and its definsive towers. 2 fine Roman mosaic pavements.Open: April ‐ Oct.…

Rievaulx Abbey

Built in the 13th century, its soaring height is a reminder of Rievaulx's original splendour. The abbey was founded by St Bernard of Clairvaux, as part of the missionary effort to reform Christianity in western Europe. Just 12 Clairvaux monks came to Rievaulx in 1131. From these modest…

Sly’s Nightclub

Sly's Nightclub Nightclub in Ripon, North Yorkshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01765 600156 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Ripon Spa Baths

Swimming pool at Ripon Spa Baths in Ripon, North Yorkshire. Contact venue on 01765 603383 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Ripon City Golf Club

Ripon City Golf Club ‐ golf course in Ripon, North Yorkshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01765 603640 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Ripon City Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Norton Conyers Hall

Visited by Charlotte Bronte in 1839; a family legend gave her the idea for the mad Mrs Rochester in 'Jane Eyre'. The house is an original of 'Thornfield Hall'. The building is late medieval with Stuart and Georgian additions. Pictures, furniture, china and costumes reflect…

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