Magic & Mystery

Barley Hall 2 Coffee Yard, York

Galleries invite you to explore the role of magic in the everyday lives of people living in the Middle Ages. Displays investigate the individuals pronounced in written records as witches and wizards; the ‘science’ of magic, alchemy and experimentation; protective charms and forecasting the future through prophecies and dreams.

Exhibition of Earth Photo finalists opens in Dalby Forest

Dalby Forest Dalby Forest Dr, Low Dalby, Pickering

Forestry England is offering the chance to see a selection of images from Earth Photo shortlisted works at an exhibition in Dalby Forest from Monday 28 June to Sunday 19 September. Earth Photo, the international competition and exhibition created by Forestry England and the Royal Geographical Society (with the Institute of British Geographers), showcases photographs and videos that document the natural […]

Ripon International Festival

Ripon International Festival Liberty Court House, Minster Rd, Ripon HG4 1QT, Ripon

Ripon International Festival is a world-class celebration of great orchestras, choral, chamber and folk concerts, jazz, gypsy, literature and poetry, in magnificent Ripon Cathedral, the Royal Hall – Harrogate’s “Palace of Gold”, Markenfield Hall – mediaeval manor, and historic village churches. Come and experience the festival’s distinctive atmosphere in an area full of history and […]

Harrogate Autumn Flower Show

Harrogate Autumn Flower Show Newby Hall, Ripon

Join us for the 2021 Harrogate Autumn Flower Show at our fabulous new venue, Newby Hall & Gardens. Situated just off the A1M, Newby Hall is a jewel in the crown of North Yorkshire with one of the country’s finest 18th Century stately homes and was recently voted 2019 Historic Houses Garden of the Year. […]

York Main Food and Drink Festival

5 Silver St, York YO1 8RY 5 Silver St, York

York Food Festival runs events throughout the year celebrating local and regional food and drink, with the main 10 day festival held at the end of September. It is a not-for-profit organisation and any money generated from ticket sales goes back in to the festival to improve it year after year!

North Yorkshire Moors Railway Annual Steam Gala

North Yorkshire Moors Railway North Yorkshire Moors Railway, Goathland

Ride behind our guest locomotives and home fleet engines across the four days with services calling at Pickering, Levisham, Newtondale Halt (by request), Goathland, Grosmont and Whitby stations. Also taking place during this traction-packed event, see various freight trains being moved up and down the line and the award-winning and much-loved steam tram, No. 8 […]

Long Division Festival

Wakefield City Centre Wakefield

Long Division Festival is an award winning metropolitan festival that places the best emerging grassroots artists alongside legends of Indie and DIY. Previous headliners include The Cribs, We Are Scientists, Billy Bragg, British Sea Power, The Fall, Asian Dub Foundation, Field Music, The Wedding Present, Peter Hook & The Light, Ash, and Gang Of Four. […]

Halloween at Mother Shipton’s

Mother Shipton's Cave Prophecy Lodge, High Bridge, Knaresborough

Are you ready to be bewitched at Mother Shipton’s this Halloween? You’re in for a treat! It’s the Witching Hour, and deep in the spooky forest where a world-famous Prophetess was said to have been born during a terrifying thunderstorm, the spirits are flying high. You may hear the cackle of old souls wandering the […]