What's on inWetherby

Welcome to Wetherby

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

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Forthcoming events in Wetherby

06
MAY
Frazer Theatre Comedy Club
Frazer Theatre

As we enter the warmer months the Frazer Theatre Comedy Club is back with the final show before our summer break. With another world class line up of UK and International talent its a show not to be missed.JOHN ROBERTSON...A unique and…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07835 927965
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07
MAY
Saturday Introduction to Wine Tasting with Lunch
Hotel Du Vin York

Want to try a wide variety of wines and learn about new grape varities Want to discover which wines match best with which foods Want a fun interactive weekend course which will teach you all the basics about wine and a little…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07888 688767
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11
MAY
Introduction to Wine Tasting in York
Hotel Du Vin York

If you want to get a taste of what we offer at Yorkshire Wine School in just one evening then join us for an introductory look at the wonderfully diverse and quirky world of wine. It might even start you on a…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07888 688767
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11
MAY
Father John Misty
O2 Academy Leeds

Father John Misty at O2 Academy Leeds in Leeds on Wednesday 11 May 2016. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
MAY
Il Divo
First Direct Arena

Dont be put off by the Syco Music tag this isnt one of Cowells reality wannabes Il Divo are true talent as is proved by eight years in the industry and 26 million albums…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

12
MAY
The Sessions
First Direct Arena

The Sessions at First Direct Arena in Leeds on Thursday 12 May 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch The Sessions live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
MAY
The Sessions at Abbey Road
First Direct Arena

The Sessions at Abbey Road at First Direct Arena in Leeds on Thursday 12 May 2016. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. …

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
MAY
The French Property Exhibition
Wetherby Racecourse

Have you always dreamed of owning a house in France Dont miss The French Property Exhibition at Wetherby Racecourse Yorkshire on May 13 and 14; a one‐stop shop for anyone considering buying a property in France. It is the perfect place to…

Location: 1.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01242 211099
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14
MAY
James
First Direct Arena

English rock band James hail from Manchester and have been on the music scene since 1982. Perhaps best known for their success in the 1990s with singles such as Sit Down and Laid James have…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
MAY
Travis
O2 Academy Leeds

Travis at O2 Academy Leeds in Leeds on Saturday 14 May 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Travis live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service. …

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
MAY
Martin House Hospice Dragon Boat Challenge
Roundhay Park

Dragon Boat racing is an ancient Chinese tradition and the fastest growing water activity in Britain today‐ as well as the most fun Up to 10 people paddle each 30 boat with a drummer at the front beating in time and a…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01780 470718
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18
MAY
Stags and Hens by Willy Russell
Frazer Theatre

The Knaresborough Players are delighted to present their upcoming show. Stags and Hens is written by celebrated playwright Willy Russell well known for plays such as Educating Rita and Blood Brothers. Set in 1970s Liverpool the heyday of Merseybeat and the Beatles…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07835 927965
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18
MAY
Wonderful World of Wine 8-week Course York
Hotel Du Vin York

The 8‐week World of Wine Course is designed as a practical introduction to the world of wine. It is structured for people who enjoy wine and would like to learn more about it in a fun and relaxed environment. You need no…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07888 688767
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18
MAY
World of Wine - Bordeaux and Rhone Valley Wine
Hotel Du Vin York

Join us as we discover why the British have enjoyed such a long love affair with the wines of these regions. From the robust complex and age‐worthy reds of Bordeaux to the Rhone Valley where they wow people with their deep smoky…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07888 688767
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19
MAY
BIIAB Award for Personal Licence Holders Level 2
The Cosmopolitan Hotel

BIIAB Award for Personal Licence Holders APLH Level 2 Leeds.Gain the qualification needed to apply for your Personal Licence to sell alcohol and advance your career prospects within the licensed retail sector. This 1 day APLH course held at The Cosmopolitan Hotel…

Location: 11 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 08000 786056
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20
MAY
Manic Street Preachers Editors
First Direct Arena

Manic Street Preachers Editors at First Direct Arena in Leeds on Friday 20 May 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Manic Street Preachers Editors live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
MAY
World of Wine - Australia and New Zealand Wine
Hotel Du Vin York

With over 1000 miles between Australia and New Zealand there is a wealth of unique and mouth watering styles of wine to try. A great night of wine tasting from Down Under: if you thought Australian viticulture was all about big brands…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07888 688767
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27
MAY
Regression Sessions: The Space Safari - Leeds
Canal Mills

The UKs favourite touring club brand and immersive party experience Regression Sessions is back on the road again this summer. Yet another host of memorable events are set to take place under the banner of The Space Safari across 4 storied UK…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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28
MAY
Brandreth Bears at Newby Hall
Newby Hall and Gardens

Gyles Brandreths 1000 strong collection of teddy bears is going on permanent public display at Newby Hall. Bear lovers of all ages will be able to get up close and pawsonal with world famous bears including the original star of the Paddington…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01423 322583
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28
MAY
Bill Bailey
First Direct Arena

One of the funniest live comics doing the rounds Bill Bailey manages to combine comedy and music to perfection. Following on from last years sell‐out shows Bill has announced his new tour for his…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

30
MAY
Diljit Dosanjh
First Direct Arena

Diljit Dosanjh at First Direct Arena in Leeds on Monday 30 May 2016. 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…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
JUN
Sarah Millican
The Royal Hall

Sarah Millican is a successful English stand‐up comedienne from South Shields. Her profile on the comedy scene first increased after winning the if.comedy award in 2008 at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. She is now…

Location: 10 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

08
JUN
World of Wine - Chile and Argentina Wine Tasting
Hotel Du Vin York

.Chile has concentrated on and excelled at producing fresh fruity soft wines at temptingly affordable prices‐ and our heaving supermarket shelves are testament to their success. Meanwhile Argentina has been quietly working away on some seriously robust intense and complex reds from…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07888 688767
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10
JUN
The Antiques & Fine Art Fair at Harewood
The Marquee, Harewood House

Over the weekend of Her Majesty The Queens 90th birthday The Antiques Dealers Fair Limited returns to stage The Antiques & Fine Art Fair at Harewood supported by Knight Frank Harrogate which opens in The Marquee Harewood House Harewood near Leeds West…

Location: 5.2 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01797 252030
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10
JUN
Neil Young
First Direct Arena

Legendary Canadian singer song writer Neil Young has given us over 45 years of a wide range of rock music. From hard rock to country to folk‐tinged acoustic few artists have shown such a…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
JUN
Award winning baby and children's nearly new sale
Otley Rugby Club

Award winning baby and childrens nearly new sale where mums sell to mums. Its a great afternoon out where not only can you grab a bargain but its also an opportunity to meet other families in the area. Sale runs 2‐4pm £2…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07762 358374
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11
JUN
Tractor Fest 2016
Newby Hall & Gardens

A perfect family day out the two‐day festival has a Made in Yorkshire theme which will see an array of exhibitors showcasing thousands of vintage tractors cars lorries stationary engines and motorcycles.Among the exhibits will be classic vehicles from Gods Own Country…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01423 322583
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11
JUN
Barry Manilow
First Direct Arena

For a veteran such as Barry Manilow taking it easy may seem an acceptable idea. However this isnt on the horizon for the Billboard friendly legend. Manilow released his Super Hits album in April…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
JUN
Tour de France Wine Tasting - 4 Week Course
Hotel Du Vin York

. The sheer diversity of styles available along with the much vaunted concepts such as terrior and slightly baffling wine labelling mean that many of us feel intimidated or unsure when picking up a bottle of French wine. But nonetheless us Brits…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07888 688767
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23
JUN
Northern Aldborough Festival: Carmen (Bizet)
St Andrew's Church

The 2016 Northern Aldborough Festival opens with a new production of Bizets Carmen from Unusual Notes a new opera company boasting a starry line‐up of young singers. Passion sensuality and violence combine to set the stage alight in arguably the worlds…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01423 900979
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Tourist Attractions


Harewood House

Harewood is a great family day out. Visit the Adventure Playground, explore the Gardens and Bird Gardens, take a boat trip across the lake or marvel at the collections in the House. With an extensive programme of events and exhibitions, Harewood offers something for all.The garden landscape at…

Beningbrough Hall and Gardens

York's county house and garden, this imposing Georgian Mansion was built in 1716 and contains one of the most empressive baroque interiors in England. Exceptional wood carving, an unusual central corridor running the full length of the house, and over 100 pictures on loan from the National…

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.…

Thackray Museum

The Museum was the inspiration of Paul Thackray, grandson of Charles F Thackray, founder of the medical company bearing his name in Leeds in 1902.With the aid of a £3 million grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund, the museum has been established in a former workhouse building adjacent…

Harewood Bird Garden

Harewood is a great family day out. Visit the Adventure Playground, explore the Gardens and Bird Gardens, take a boat trip across the lake or marvel at the collections in the House. With an extensive programme of events and exhibitions, Harewood offers something for all.Our aim at Harewood…

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…

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