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Arthur Kitching exhibition

Walker Galleries, Harrogate

Arthur Kitching was a British painter who worked in Yorkshire, Derbyshire and Essex from the thirties to the seventies. His oils and gouaches and pen-and-ink drawings document and ...

Arcadia

Masham Gallery, Masham

22nd May - 5th July Printmakers from across the country who share a lyrical response to landscape. A real treat to have work from: Flora McLachlan, Ian MacCulloch, Annie Soudian, ...

Playing Trains

National Railway Museum, York

come and explore the wonderful world of railways, big and small. Generations of children have grown up with railway toys, but what makes the love of them so enduring? (until ...

Sarah Pickstone: The Rehearsal

Mercer Art Gallery, Harrogate

New paintings by London artist, Sarah Pickstone, inspired by a drawing in the Harrogate Art and Museums collection, Dame Laura Knight’s Ready for Rehearsal, explore themes of ...

Adrenaline Weekend - Rally Challenge

Lightwater Valley, Ripon

This year, for our Adrenalin weekend, we’ve added a ‘rally challenge’ to the available activities on Sunday, so if you’re feeling brave enough you can enjoy this awesome adrenaline rush! Feel

Category: Fireworks, Festivals & Outdoors
Dates:    Times: 10:00-18:00

Location: Lightwater Valley, North Stainley, Ripon, HG4 3HT

a.n.g.e.l.o. vintage fashion

Mcarthur Glen York Designer Outlet, York

UK Vintage Fashion Festival 22 May - 7 June A.N.G.E.L.O. The vintage festival will grace York Designer Outlet following a tour of McArthurGlen’s Italian centres last summer. The exposition will

Category: Festival, Markets & Fetes
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: Mcarthur Glen York Designer Outlet, St. Nicholas Avenue, York, YO19 4TA

Wildlife Photography Awards exhibition

Nunnington Hall, Helmsley

The Awards were created to celebrate the talents of both amateur and professional photographers, while simultaneously highlighting the great wealth of British natural history. With sixteen separate

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

Location: Nunnington Hall, Nunnington, Helmsley, YO625UY

Adrenaline Weekend - Bungee Challenge

Lightwater Valley, Ripon

One rope, 160 feet high, accelerating at over 9.8 metres per second… this can only mean one thing – bungee jumping is back as part of our brand new adrenaline weekend for 2015. Take The Ultimate

Category: Sport & Fitness
Dates:    Times: 10:00-16:30

Location: Lightwater Valley, North Stainley, Ripon, HG4 3HT

Adrenaline Weekend - Bungee Challenge

Lightwater Valley, Ripon

One rope, 160 feet high, accelerating at over 9.8 metres per second… this can only mean one thing – bungee jumping is back as part of our brand new adrenaline weekend for 2015. Take The Ultimate

Category: Sport & Fitness
Dates:    Times: 10:00-16:30

Location: Lightwater Valley, North Stainley, Ripon, HG4 3HT

Comrades Club, Richmond in North Yorks

live music

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

Location: Comrades Club, 14 Newbiggin, Richmond in North Yorks, DL104DT

Old School House Arts Centre, Leyburn

Dales and Seas, etchings, lino-cuts, collages and driftwood sculptures. Part of the Swaledale Festival

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

Location: Old School House Arts Centre, Richmond Road, Leyburn, DL8 5DL

The Station, Richmond in North Yorks

Students from Richmond and Wensleydale Schools embarked on a Mondrian inspired project. This exhibition - part of The Swaledale Festival - showcases their work.

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

Location: The Station, Station Yard, Richmond in North Yorks, DL104LD

around Reeth Richmond etc, Richmond in North Yorks

THE two-week long Swaledale Festival is an annual celebration of music and arts, which kicks off on May 23. Venues are mostly churches, chapels, village halls and heritage sites like Richmond’s Georgian Theatre Royal and Gayle Mill near Hawes. All are within in the alluring landscape of the three northernmost Yorkshire Dales – Swaledale,

Category: Fireworks, Festivals & Outdoors
Dates:    Times: All day event.

Location: around Reeth Richmond etc, Reeth, Richmond in North Yorks, DL11 6TB

Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal, Ripon

The medieval world was a smelly place so the monks used lavender bags to mask peculiar pongs! Head to Swanley Grange to make your own and banish those whiffy smells for good.

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

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

Hambleton Ramblers

Market Cross, Northallerton

Eight and a half miles around Nether Silton and Thimbleby. For more information visit

Category: Walks
Dates:    Times: 08:30

Location: Market Cross, High Street, Northallerton, DL78LN

Kathryn Tickell and The Side

St Andrew's Church, Grinton

Kathryn Tickell - Northumbrian pipes, fiddle; Ruth Wall - harp; Amy Thatcher - accordion, clog dancing; Louisa Tuck - cello Evocative airs, lively jigs and reels, Amy's clog dance, Kathryn’s

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

Location: St Andrew's Church, Grinton, Grinton, DL8 3SR

Patricia Hammond and her Ragtime Parlour Band

Methodist Church, Gunnerside

Patricia Hammond - vocals, percussion; Simon Marsh - clarinet, baritone saxophone and flute; Kit Massey - violin; Matt Redman - piano, guitar, banjo and harmony vocals Canadian mezzo soprano

Category: Music - Classical & Opera
Dates:    Times: 16:00-17:00

Location: Methodist Church, Gunnerside, Gunnerside, DL11 6LE

The Map that Changed the World

Yorkshire Museum, York

The map that changed the world is going on show at the Yorkshire Museum to mark 200 years since its creation. The map by William Smith, which is 1.8m by 2.6m in size, literally changed the way we

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: Yorkshire Museum, Museum Street, York, YO17FR

Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal, Ripon

Artist John Grant's current work is inspired by a lifelong fascination with Fountains Abbey. Through painting, print and drawing he explores the romantic ruin and its contained history. This exhibition is his response to the spirit of a landscape which has captivated generations of visitors.

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

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

Pavilion Theatre, Whitby

Fay, a TV chat show host, is worried that her career is on the wane – and her private life isn’t up to much either. She is mortified to be re-united, on the set of This Is Your Lifwe, with old school friend Caroline Pollard, but Caroline’s bereavement gives her an idea that could rescue her ratings. The fickle nature of fame, the

Category: Theatre
Dates:    Times: 19:00

Location: Pavilion Theatre, West Cliff, Whitby, YO213EN

Kiplin Hall Gardens

Kiplin Hall, Richmond in North Yorks

Formal gardens, productive walled garden, woodland and lakeside walks. Open Sunday-Wednesday, 10-5pm. Admission £5.30, cons £4.30. Until October 28.

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

Location: Kiplin Hall, nr Scorton, Richmond in North Yorks, DL106AT

Inspired By Gallery, Danby

An innovative and ambitious printmaking project involving three identical 'mirror' exhibitions, opening simultaneously in North Yorkshire, Finland and Sweden.

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: All day event.

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

Inspired By Gallery, Danby

New and original printmaking by forty artists from four countries, including ten artists from York and North Yorkshire.

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: All day event.

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

Castle Museum, York

An exhibition of contemporary textiles Inspired by the First World War is part of an ongoing project which was started in 2012 by the 1914-1918 Commemorative Quilts Group. The work represents personal and individual responses to the First World War, often inspired by family memories or objects.

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

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

Richmondshire RA

Nun's Close car park, Richmond in North Yorks

13 or eight miles of Feizor, Stainforth and along the Elgar Way via Victoria

Category: Walks
Dates:    Times: 08:30

Location: Nun's Close car park, Hurgil Road, Richmond in North Yorks, DL104UN

St Mary's Church, Thirsk

A special exhibition will take place at St Mary’s Church in Thirsk next month featuring a selection of art work produced by local students who attend art classes at Thirsk Town Hall. The Art at St Mary’s Exhibition will be open daily from Saturday 2nd – Saturday 30th May from 10am – 4pm except on Sundays when it is open 12 noon – 4pm.

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: St Mary's Church, Kirkgate, Thirsk, YO71PR

Arthur Kitching exhibition

Walker Galleries, Harrogate

Arthur Kitching was a British painter who worked in Yorkshire, Derbyshire and Essex from the thirties to the seventies. His oils and gouaches and pen-and-ink drawings document and describe the people

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 09:30

Location: Walker Galleries, 6 Montpellier Gardens, Harrogate, HG1 2TF

Charting Chipeling: 1,001 Finds – The Archaeology of the Kiplin Hall Estate

Kiplin Hall, Richmond in North Yorks

exhibition focuses on the1,001 small finds made during the excavations, as well as several larger ones! The project was led by local archaeologist, Jim Brightman of Solstice Heritage, who was

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 14:00-17:00

Location: Kiplin Hall, nr Scorton, Richmond in North Yorks, DL106AT

Yorkshire Museum, York

Richard III: Man and Myth will use the museum’s nationally significant collections and loans from across Yorkshire to consider the life, times and legacy of the much maligned monarch. The exhibition will open following the reburial Richard at Leicester Cathedral on March 26. Natalie McCaul, curator of archaeology, said: “King Richard III’s

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: Yorkshire Museum, Museum Street, York, YO17FR

Queen Catherine, Osmotherley

live jazz

Category: Music - Jazz & Blues Music
Dates:    Times: 20:30

Location: Queen Catherine, Osmotherley, Osmotherley, DL6 3AG

Seaside Snaps

Art Gallery, Scarborough

Everybody likes to beside the seaside! Come and enjoy the fabulous photography exhibition of Scarborough through the years. Remember Gala Land, the Opera House and the Outdoor Pool? From the funny

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: Art Gallery, The Crescent, Scarborough, YO11 2PW

Sarah Pickstone: The Rehearsal

Mercer Art Gallery, Harrogate

New paintings by London artist, Sarah Pickstone, inspired by a drawing in the Harrogate Art and Museums collection, Dame Laura Knight’s Ready for Rehearsal, explore themes of performance, dance and

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 14:00-17:00

Location: Mercer Art Gallery, Swan Road, Harrogate, HG12SA

Playing Trains

National Railway Museum, York

come and explore the wonderful world of railways, big and small. Generations of children have grown up with railway toys, but what makes the love of them so enduring? (until September 4) Is it the

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

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

Aesthetica Art Prize exhibition

St Mary's Art Gallery, York

a presentation of selected works from contemporary artists. (until May

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

Location: St Mary's Art Gallery, Castlegate, York, YO1 9RN

Arcadia

Masham Gallery, Masham

22nd May - 5th July Printmakers from across the country who share a lyrical response to landscape. A real treat to have work from: Flora McLachlan, Ian MacCulloch, Annie Soudian, Ann Burnham and

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

Location: Masham Gallery, 24 Market Place, Masham, HG4 4EB

Meet the Mallorys

Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal, Ripon

The Mallory family portrait is one of the few paintings we have of the people who once called this estate home. We'll be displaying a replica of the painting inside Fountains Hall to help us tell the

Category: Exhibitions
Dates:    Times: 10:00

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

Royals: then and now

Beningbrough Hall and Gardens, York

A new collection of royal portraits by Bryan Organ, Chris Levine, David Bailey and Jason Bell transforms Beningbrough's second and final year with other internationally important contemporary works by

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

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

Dippy Craft & Gift Fair Hutton le Hole

Hutton le Hole Village Hall, Hutton-le-Hole

Another great Craft & Gift Fair hosted By Dippy Designs. Good choice of stalls. Free entry. Refreshments

Category: Festival, Markets & Fetes
Dates:    Times: 10:30-16:00

Location: Hutton le Hole Village Hall, Main Street, Hutton le Hole, Hutton-le-Hole, YO62 6UG

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



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