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The Military WAGS Choir, Catterick

Georgian Theatre Royal, Richmond in North Yorks

Created in 2010, the WAGS Choir was the idea of two Scots Guards’ wives who felt that the ladies in Catterick Garrison needed some enjoyable distraction during a major deployment ...

The Harmonettes Go Into Orbit

Thirsk Town Hall, Thirsk

The Harmonettes A 1950s musical comedy in live, three-part harmony. Take a musical journey into the post-war, end-of-rationing world of winkle-picker shoes and bootlace ties, ...

Firework spectacular

Castle Howard, Castle Howard

Celebrate Halloween and bonfire night in sparkling style. An amazing firework spectacular setagainst the backdrop of an illuminated Castle Howard and synchronized to a special ...

Halloween Festival

Northdale, Northallerton

Fun in the Light - 2-6pm - for younger children including a creepy trail, face painting, pumpkin carving, refreshments and bouncy castle. Bbq from 4pm. Scary At Night - 6-9pm - ...

Zillah Bell Gallery, Thirsk

a celebrated landscape, works by invited artists: Ann Kilvington, David Winfield, Chris Mouncey, Richard Snowden, David Morris, Jon Booth, Paul Kershaw, Stephen Hanley, Ann Tout, Pam Grimmond

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: Zillah Bell Gallery, Kirkgate, Thirsk, YO71PQ

Curious About Harrogate?

Valley Gardens , Harrogate

Discover Harrogate with two self-guided, heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt. Buy or download our booklet containing detailed map of routes and attractions, historic information, and a

Category: Walks
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: Valley Gardens , Harrogate, Harrogate, HG28HX

Curious About York?

Starts: York Minster, York

Discover York with two self-guided, heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt. Buy or download our booklet containing detailed map of routes and attractions, historic information, and a series of

Category: Walks
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: Starts: York Minster, Deangate, York, YO17HH

Yorkshire Museum, York

Find out what sort of kit a Legionary would have needed and have a go at making your own cut out Roman soldier. Then meet the Centurion as he tests your fitness for the Roman Army and puts you through your paces in a drill session. On until Nov 2

Category: Kids
Dates:    Times: 11:00-13:00, 14:00-16:00

Location: Yorkshire Museum, Museum Street, York, YO17FR

Castle Museum, York

Create your own medal using metallic paper and art materials, or have a go at drawing your medal onto our special 'shrinkle' plastic sheet; take it home to shrink in your oven and produce your very own wartime medal. On until Nov 2 Guidance and instructions given!

Category: Kids
Dates:    Times: 11:00-13:00

Location: Castle Museum, Eye of York, York, YO19RY

Leeming Bar station, Leeming Bar

The Wensleydale Railway in partnership with Bolton Castle present a Murder Mystery written and presented by the highly entertaining Chuffing Theatre Company. Train departs Leeming Bar at 6.30pm. Tickets £35 include return train journey, coach transfer to Bolton Castle and a light supper in The Great Chamber of the castle. Tel: 08454 50 54 74

Category: Fireworks, Festivals & Outdoors
Dates:    Times: 18:30

Location: Leeming Bar station, Leazes Road, Leeming Bar, DL7 9AR

Ryedale Folk Museum, York

an exhibition which is a celebration of colour in textiles. Carol Coleman and Sandra Middleton’s pieces are created in fabrics and threads are their response to colour. Carol Coleman takes images from the natural world. Using her camera and computer she creates unique imagery that is then stitched intensively with a sewing machine, to produce

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: Ryedale Folk Museum, Hutton le Hole, York, YO626UA

‘Repulsive Plants and Villainous Vegetables’ garden trail

RHS Garden Harlow Carr, Harrogate

Discover the world of repulsive plants and frightening food in a fun-filled week of family activities and workshops this October! Set off on our exciting garden trail, make 3D cactus art or explore

Category: Kids
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: RHS Garden Harlow Carr, Crag Lane, Harrogate, HG31QB

Yorkshire Museum, York

Be put through your paces by our Centurion and learn about life in the Roman Legion. Discover what kit you would have needed by looking at real Roman artefacts, then be put through your paces in a drill session. On until Nov 2

Category: Kids
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: Yorkshire Museum, Museum Street, York, YO17FR

Quilting for all Seasons

Inspired By Gallery, Danby

highlights quilted works by the Cleveland Fibre Arts textile

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: Inspired By Gallery, National Park Centre, Danby, YO212NB

Lingering Presence

Inspired By Gallery, Danby

brings together the work of photographer Phil Cornelius, pastel artist Keith Blessed and candle-maker Chris

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: Inspired By Gallery, National Park Centre, Danby, YO212NB

Sherburn Village Community Centre, Sherburn

50/50 dancing to the George Rowell Band (5 piece dance band). There is a two course meal included in the price and there is also a bingo and a raffle.

Category: Music - Other
Dates:    Times: 20:00-23:15

Location: Sherburn Village Community Centre, Front street, Sherburn, dh6 1hd

Spooky sound and ghoulish creatures trail

Beningbrough Hall and Gardens, York

Hidden in the garden and outdoor spaces are scary creatures with spooky sounds. Follow the trail to find them all....! Continue the Halloween hunt indoors and count up how many special items you see

Category: Kids
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: Beningbrough Hall and Gardens, York, York, YO301DD

Parallel Tracks

National Railway Museum, York

For over forty years, artist Andrew Cross has been watching and waiting, recording and filming. In Parallel Tracks, Andrew takes an alternative look at trainspotting. Drawing upon personal

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: National Railway Museum, Leeman Road, York, YO264XJ

Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal, Ripon

If you feel like having a 'crafternoon', get down to Swanley Grange where we have loads of pinecones for you to adapt into your own little friend. Be it a bear or a birdy, be sure to show them off at home when you're done! On until Nov 2

Category: Kids
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal, Ripon, Ripon, HG43DY

Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal, Ripon

Every autumn there's an explosion of colour here at Fountains. Using our snazzy colour wheel we want you to detect ten places on the estate that are bursting with colour. It may be a rich red leaf, or the cool blue of the river ' it's up to you! Grab a trail from any of our admission points, and if you find ten spectacular colours you could

Category: Kids
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal, Ripon, Ripon, HG43DY

Dressed to Kill - Costumes from Agatha Christie film and TV dramas

The Royal Pump Room Museum, Harrogate

Relive the mystery and intrigue of Agatha Christie's thrillers at Harrogate’s Royal Pump Room Museum. This evocative exhibition brings together a selection of costumes created for film and

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:30-17:00

Location: The Royal Pump Room Museum, Crown Place, Harrogate, HG1 2RY

A Month in the Country

Village Hall, Newton le Willows

Two men, an artist and archaeologist, recently released from the horrors of the trenches, find themselves working side by side in a North Yorkshire village. What they slowly uncover is an ancient

Category: Walks
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: Village Hall, Newton le Willows, Newton le Willows, DL8 1SH

Dark Art Exhibition

Whitby Pavilion , Whitby

Part of The Bram Stoker Film Festival, a celebration of art with a dark edge just in time for the Halloween season. Paintings, Illustration, Photography, Sculpture, Bodypainting and Caricature many of

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 11:00-17:00

Location: Whitby Pavilion , WEST CLIFF, Whitby, YO21 3EN

Royal Hall, Harrogate

Join the Bands of the Royal Air Force as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of one of the UK’s greatest national icons - the Red Arrows. Expect a programme of music spanning the past five decades to match the colour, flamboyance and entertainment provided by Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines. From the Beatles to Bolero, Queen

Category: Music - Other
Dates:    Times: 19:30

Location: Royal Hall, Ripon Road, Harrogate, HG12RD

Harrogate Theatre, Harrogate

Featuring some of the most popular and inspiring modern musical thetare ever written, including excerpts from Chicago, Top Hat, Matilda, Les Miserables and Rock of Ages, renowned Yorkshire directors Louise Denison and Jim Lunt present The Only Way is broadway showcasing a host of established talented performers from HSAP.

Category: Theatre
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: Harrogate Theatre, 6 Oxford Street, Harrogate, HG11QF

Neil Sedaka

Barbican, York

The history of Rock N’ Roll would be incomplete without the innumerable contributions of Neil Sedaka. For over fifty years, Neil has written, performed, produced, and inspired countless songs, and

Category: Theatre
Dates:    Times: 19:30

Location: Barbican, Paragon Street, York, YO104NT

Easingwold Art Exhibition

Galtres Centre, Easingwold

A great display of local artistic talent with refreshments available from the ladies of Easingwold Friends of Cancer

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00-16:00

Location: Galtres Centre, Market Place, Easingwold, YO61 3AD

The Jungle Book

Georgian Theatre Royal, Richmond in North Yorks

From the same company that brought us the fantastic production of Pinocchio, comes this lively musical adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's classic tale. Join Mowgli and his friends - Baloo the loveable

Category: Theatre
Dates:    Times: 14:00

Location: Georgian Theatre Royal, Victoria Road, Richmond in North Yorks, DL104DW

Riverford Home Farm, Northallerton

Veg box producer Riverford is inviting you to pull on your wellies and join them down on the farm for their legendary Pumpkin Day being held this year on Saturday 25 October from 11am-4pm at Home Farm, Newby Wiske. Children’s activities include pumpkin carving, face painting and vegetable games. Next up they can enjoy some balloon modelling or

Category: Festival, Markets & Fetes
Dates:    Times: 11:00-16:00

Location: Riverford Home Farm, Newby Wiske, Northallerton, DL7 9HB

Queen Mary's School, Thirsk

The beautiful Palladian home of Queen Mary’s School near Thirsk, will be transformed this autumn into a contemporary art space, hosting the highly popular and prestigious Art for Youth North. The show, sponsored by investment managers JM Finn & Co, raises funds for the national youth charity - UK Youth. With over 400 pieces displayed, Art for

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00-15:00

Location: Queen Mary's School, Baldersby Park, Thirsk, YO7 3BZ

Jimmy Carr - Funny Business

Grand Opera House, York

Funny Business is Jimmy’s brand new stand up show. Come for the witty and incisive musings on the human condition; stay for the knob

Category: Theatre
Dates:    Times: 19:30

Location: Grand Opera House, Cumberland Street, York, YO19SW

The Restoration of Nell Gwyn

Theatre Royal, York

Full of humour and bawdy wit, this new comedy transports us into the wanton world of the English Restoration. King Charles 2nd lies ill, Nell Gwyn, his royal whore, once the brightest star of the

Category: Theatre
Dates:    Times: 19:45

Location: Theatre Royal, St Leonard's Place, York, YO17HD

Drawn to the Sea - Autumn Exhibition

Turnstone Gallery, Whitby

Paintings by Heather Davies & Steve Tomlinson, Jewellery by Thalia

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 11:00-17:00

Location: Turnstone Gallery, Sandsend, Whitby, YO21 3SU

Artists in the Garden

RHS Garden Harlow Carr, Harrogate

The Artists in the Garden collective returns to the Harlow Carr Bath House this autumn. Each artist and maker is local to the area and has established an excellent reputation as one of the best in

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: RHS Garden Harlow Carr, Crag Lane, Harrogate, HG31QB

Matt

Nunnington Hall, Helmsley

Matt's first cartoons were published in the New Statesman. Matt then worked as Pocket Cartoonist at the Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph. His work has also appeared in Punch and the Spectator. His

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 11:00-17:00

Location: Nunnington Hall, Nunnington, Helmsley, YO625UY

The Royal Academy of Arts in Yorkshire

Zillah Bell Gallery, Thirsk

The pick of this year’s Royal Academy Summer Exhibition is travelling to Yorkshire. This major exhibition, curated by Senior Royal Academician Norman Ackroyd, will include originals by some of

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00-13:00, 14:00-17:00

Location: Zillah Bell Gallery, Kirkgate, Thirsk, YO71PQ

Lichfield: A Royal Album

Beningbrough Hall and Gardens, York

An exhibition of photographs by one of Britain's most renowned photographers will be on display in autumn at Beningbrough Hall, Gallery and Gardens, as part of Royals: then and now. In

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 11:00-17:00

Location: Beningbrough Hall and Gardens, York, York, YO301DD

The Royal Academy of Arts in Yorkshire

Zillah Bell Gallery, Thirsk

The pick of this year’s Royal Academy Summer Exhibition is travelling to Yorkshire. This major exhibition, curated by Senior Royal Academician Norman Ackroyd, will include originals by some of

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: Zillah Bell Gallery, Kirkgate, Thirsk, YO71PQ

Forum Halloween Disco

The Forum, Northallerton

Come join us at the Forum, for our spooky (early) Halloween Disco! What better way to celebrate the school holidays than munching hot dogs with your friends and dancing to the music from Darren of

Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates:    Times: 18:00-20:00

Location: The Forum, Bullamoor Road, Northallerton, DL61LP

York Musical Theatre Company presents Cole Porter's Anything Goes

Joseph Rowntree Theatre, York

Jump on board the S.S American, with York Musical Theatre Company for Cole Porter's best loved show with songs such as I Get a Kick Out of You, You're the Top and the title song Anything Goes.

Category: Theatre
Dates:    Times: 19:30-22:30

Location: Joseph Rowntree Theatre, Haxby Road, York, YO911RT

Chapel, Ripon Prison and Police Museum, Ripon

Contemporary artist Louise Marchal pays tribute to nineteenth century sculptor Frances Darlington in a multi-media installation for the chapel of Ripon’s Prison and Police Museum. Noble Bloods commemorates the World War One centenary and will be shown alongside Darlington’s sculpture, the St. George's Police Orphanage World War One Memorial,

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: Chapel, Ripon Prison and Police Museum, Ripon, Ripon, HG4 1LX

Louise Marchal - Noble Bloods

Ripon Prison and Police Museum, Ripon

Frances Darlington was a Yorkshire sculptor who trained in the 1890’s at the Slade School of Art alongside Gwen and Augustus John. Nearly a century later her great, great niece Louise Marchal, a

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 13:00-16:00

Location: Ripon Prison and Police Museum, St. Marygate, Ripon, HG4 1LX

Stokesley vintage fair

Stokesley town hall, Stokesley

Kerry G(394) Saturday 13th September Lottie & Jack Vintage present Stokesley Vintage Fair to be held at the Town Hall 10am - 4pm, there will be a host of stalls from reclaimed furniture, vintage

Category: Festival, Markets & Fetes
Dates:    Times: 10:00-16:00

Location: Stokesley town hall, Market place , Stokesley, TS9 5DA

A Town at War

Royal Pump Room Museum, Harrogate

Discover the extraordinary stories of ordinary people from the Harrogate area in a new exhibition commemorating The Great War at the Royal Pump Room Museum, Harrogate. Prices: Adult - £3.95

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:30-17:00

Location: Royal Pump Room Museum, Crown Place, Harrogate, HG1 2RY

Brangwyn's War: Posters of the First World War

Mercer Art Gallery, Harrogate

Frank Brangwyn was an outstanding poster artist of the First World War. A restored set of his powerful large-scale war posters is on show at the Mercer Art Gallery in Harrogate until January 2015.

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00-17:00

Location: Mercer Art Gallery, Swan Road, Harrogate, HG1 2SA

1914: When the World Changed Forever

Castle Museum, York

The terror of total war and its revolutionary impact on life around the world will be explored in this major new exhibition marking the centenary of the First World War. From the pre-war golden age

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 09:30-17:00

Location: Castle Museum, Eye of York, York, YO19RY

Dippy Craft and Gift Fair Thirsk

Golden Fleece Hotel, Thirsk

Quality fair in the village hall ideally located in this beautiful North Yorkshire Market Town. Great tourist hotspot. Free admission. Refreshments available. Also to be held on 25 Aug, 1 Nov and 15

Category: Festival, Markets & Fetes
Dates:    Times: 09:30-16:00

Location: Golden Fleece Hotel, Market Place, Thirsk, YO7 1LL

Encore School of Dance

Encore Dance Studio, Northallerton

Lots of dance classes at Encore in Northallerton. Classes from 2 years and up. 1st class FREE! Ballet, Tap, Modern, Jazz. Exams taken with the ISTD Call/email for more

Category: Classes, Courses & Workshops
Dates:    Times: 09:00-17:00

Location: Encore Dance Studio, 1B Standard Court, Northallerton, DL6 2XH

Ravensworth CE Primary School, Ravensworth

Dance lessons for children from five years upwards, held every Saturday at Ravensworth CE Primary School

Category: Sport & Fitness
Dates:    Times: 09:30-13:00

Location: Ravensworth CE Primary School, Ravensworth, Ravensworth, DL11 7ET

Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal, Ripon

journey along a tale of prosperity, decline and dissolution and hear about the rise and fall of this great Cistercian abbey

Category: Talks, Meetings & Business
Dates:    Times: 11:00, 13:00, 14:30

Location: Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal, Ripon, Ripon, HG43DY

Yorkshire Museum, York

Featuring some of the most prestigious and significant medieval objects ever found in Britain and exploring the lives of some of the most powerful people of the period, this new exhibition will tell the extraordinary story of how great swathes of the country were once ruled from within York's walls.

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: Yorkshire Museum, Museum Street, York, YO17FR

Duty Calls: Castle Howard in Time of War

Castle Howard, Castle Howard

explore the stories of castle Howard, the family and tenants in time of war in this exhibition in the

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 11:00-16:00

Location: Castle Howard, Castle Howard, Castle Howard, YO607DA

Royals: Then and Now

Beningbrough Hall and Gardens, York

New contemporary royal portraits to add to the historic collection. Including photographs from Mario Testino, prints from Andy Warhol and this oil on canvas of HRH Prince William, Duke of Cambridge;

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 12:00-17:00

Location: Beningbrough Hall and Gardens, York, York, YO301DD



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