Local Events

There is plenty going on throughout the Yorkshire Dales during 2020 season, all within easy reach of Studfold.

2021 Date TBC
Open day at Middleham racing stables

This busy racing centre at Middleham has been home to racehorses in training for more than 200 years. There have been 400-plus winners trained here each year for the past 38 years. Take a flask and watch the gallops!

22nd to 25th April 2021
Harrogate Spring Flower Show

Based at the Great Yorkshire Showground.

18th June to 3rd July 2021
Grassington Arts and Music Festival

Book in to experience a range of events, or turn up to simply experience the festival atmosphere!

2021 Date TBC
Lofthouse School Fete

Our local school’s annual event. Lots of fun for the children. And the strawberries and cream are delicious!

13th to 15th July 2021
Great Yorkshire Show, Harrogate

The biggest and best agricultural show in Britain.

17th to 18th July 2021
Masham Traction Engine Rally

This event is a great experience for all the family. There’s such a lot to see and do at what will be the 55th rally.

2021 Date TBC
Kettlewell Scarecrow Festival

Always a favourite with families. Follow the scarecrow trail. Refreshments available.

20th to 30th August 2021
Nidderdale Arts Trail

Pick up a leaflet and follow the trail of artists’ work throughout the Dale.

17th to 19th September 2021
Harrogate Autumn Flower Show

The new venue this year will be at Newby Hall.

20th September 2021
Nidderdale Show, Pateley Bridge

Well worth a visit - our local show at Pateley Bridge. A great Yorkshire Dales experience, and the last small agricultural show of the year.

25th to 26th September 2021
Masham Sheep Fair

A great traditional event. If you like sheep, and Dales characters, you’ll experience it all here! It’s well worth a visit.