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Up to
 Mon 25 Jul 2022

Warhammer Club, Thirsk Community Library, Meadowfields, Chapel Street, Thirsk. Only Mon. All children 8 – 14 years welcome. 3.45 – 4.45pm. £2. tel: 01609 534589 tickets: Booking essential. Phone or email. email: library@thirskcommunitylibrary.org.uk

Up to
 Thu 21 Jul 2022

Lego Club, Thirsk Community Library, Meadowfields, Chapel Street, Thirsk. Only Thu. All children at school welcome. 3.45 – 4.45pm. £1. tel: 01609 534589 tickets: Booking essential. Phone or email. email: library@thirskcommunitylibrary.org.uk

Sat 2 Jul 2022 to
 Sun 3 Jul 2022

Steam and vintage rally, Duncombe Park, Helmsley,YO62 5EB. The Great Yorkshire Traction Engine Club 2022 Rally. email: gytecwebmaster@gmail.com web: http://gytec.weebly.com

Sun 3 Jul 2022 to
 Sun 25 Sep 2022

Event imageThe Thirsk to Helmsley bus, Thirsk, Helmsley and all over the North York Moors. Only Sun. The Moorsbus here again! Every Sunday in July, August and September there are three buses Thirsk to Helmsley and back. The service also operates on Bank Holiday Mon 29 Aug. Timetables from Thirsk's information centre or download. English National Concessionary Travel Passes are accepted on all Moorsbus services. From Thirsk 10.39, 12.29, 15.29. From Helmsley 11.31, 14.31, 16.31. Adult Moors Rover £9.50, 5-17yrs Moors Rover £2.50, Family Moors Rover (2+4) £15. tel: 01751 477216 tickets: From the driver email: moorsbuscic@outlook.com web: https://www.moorsbus.org

Fri 8 Jul 2022 to
 Sun 10 Jul 2022

Kilburn Feast, Kilburn, Thirsk YO61 4AG. Village Fete (no road race this year). free. email: admin@kilburnyorks.com web: https://www.kilburnyorks.com

Fri 8 Jul 2022 to
 Thu 14 Jul 2022

Jurassic World Dominion (12A), Ritz Cinema, Westgate, Thirsk YO7 1QS. Dinosaurs now live and hunt alongside humans in a fragile balance, which will determine whether humans will remain our planets ultimate predator or give it up to history’s most fearsome beasts. Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Sam Neill, Laura Dern and Jeff Goldblum star in this epic conclusion to the trilogy. Sunday evening performance will be shown with English subtitles. 7.30pm. Adults £6, under 15s & 60+ £5. tel: 01845 524751 tickets: On door web: https://www.ritzcinema.co.uk

Sat 9 Jul 2022 to
 Sun 10 Jul 2022

Mowbray Bricks, Lego Show, Mowbray School, Masham Rd, Bedale DL8 2SD. Lego Show, competitions, lego brick pit, exhibitions, tombola and raffle. 10am - 4pm. Children £2 Adults £3.

Sun 10 Jul 2022

Northallerton Carnival, High St, Northallerton DL7 8QR. Fun for all the family. email: northallertoncarnival@yahoo.com

Sun 10 Jul 2022 to
 Sun 14 Aug 2022

Taster Sessions RUFC 2-17 yrs, Thirsk Athletics Club. Newham Rd, Thirsk YO7 1QP. Free Summer Taster Sessions for 2-17 yr olds. Come and enjoy an introduction to Rugby, meet the coaches and players. Karens' kitchen serves butties and beverages. Discover your potential. (also volunteers needed). 9.30am-11..30am. web: http://info@thirskrufc.co.uk

Tue 12 Jul 2022 to
 Fri 15 Jul 2022

Great Yorkshire Show, Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate HG2 8NZ. Local vet Peter Wright will appear every day, Adam Henson Tue 12 Jul, J B Gill Wed 13 Jul, Matt Baker Thu 14 Jul and Amanda Owen Fri 15 Jul. 8am-5pm. Family (2+3) £29, £13 child 5-18, under 5s free. tel: 01423 541222 tickets: Online or phone web: https://greatyorkshireshow.co.uk

Fri 15 Jul 2022 to
 Thu 21 Jul 2022

Event imageLightyear (PG), Ritz Cinema, Westgate, Thirsk YO7 1QS. Disney’s renowned Buzz Lightyear embarks on an intergalactic adventure in this origin story of the hero who inspired the toy. After being marooned on a hostile planet with his commander and crew he must find a way back home and escape the evil Emperor Zurg. With voice talent from Chris Evans and Keke Palmer. Sunday evening performance will be shown with English subtitles. 7.30pm. Matinée Sat & Sun 2.30pm. Adults £6, under 15s & 60+ £5. Matinée all tickets £5. tel: 01845 524751 tickets: On door web: https://www.ritzcinema.co.uk

Sat 16 Jul 2022

Picton Show, Picton, Yarm TS15 0AG. Sports, Gymkhana & Horticultural Show. 9am-4pm. email: pictonshow@clannet.co.uk web: https://www.picton-north-yorkshire.co.uk/picton-show

Sun 17 Jul 2022

Historic Vehicle Rally, Newby Hall, Skelton on Ure, Ripon HG4 5AE. Vintage and classic cars, for the North’s biggest one-day car show – the annual Historic Vehicle Rally. Over 500 vehicles of all makes, from Aston Martin to Wolseley will be polished up by their proud owners and put on parade. 10am-4pm. £16 adult, £12 child, £50 family (2+2). tel: 01423 322583 tickets: Book online or buy at gate email: info@newbyhall.com web: https://bookings.newbyhall.com

Wed 20 Jul 2022 to
 Thu 21 Jul 2022

Driffield Show, Kelleythorpe, Driffield YO25 9DN. 9am-5pm. Family (2+2 12-15yrs) £41, Adult £19, Age 12-15 £7, Under 12s free with adult. tel: 01377 257494 tickets: Online only email: events@driffieldshowground.co.uk web: https://www.driffieldshowground.co.uk

Fri 22 Jul 2022 to
 Sat 23 Jul 2022

Hampsthwaite Feast & Show, Hampsthwaite HG3 2EU. email: feast@hampsthwaite.org.uk web: http://www.hampsthwaite.org.uk/hampsthwaitefeast

Sat 23 Jul 2022 to
 Sun 24 Jul 2022

Dales Food & Drink Festival, Funkirk Farm, Skipton BD23 3AB. The Yorkshire Dales Food & Drink Festival. 9am-7pm. £59.50 family, £20 adult, £16 child, under 8s free (+booking fee). tel: 01756 796015  email: tickets@yorkshiredalesfoodanddrinkfestival.com web: https://www.yorkshiredalesfoodanddrinkfestival.com

Sat 23 Jul 2022

Bike workshop, Thirsk Community Library, Meadowfields, Chapel Street, Thirsk. Clean and Tune up your bike workshop. Children aged 7+ accompanied by an adult. Bring your bike to learn how to check it’s safe to ride. 10am – 12.30pm. £2. tel: 01609 534589 tickets: Booking essential. Phone or call into library. email: library@thirskcommunitylibrary.org.uk web: https://thirskcommunitylibrary.org.uk

Sun 24 Jul 2022

Aldborough & Boroughbridge Agricultural Show, Newby Hall, Skelton on Ure, Ripon HG4 5AE. Baking, handicrafts, horticulture, children’s classes, flower arranging, photography and farm produce. Dog, cattle, sheep, horse and donkey classes. Tickets include entry into the gardens and legendary adventure playground. 10am-4pm. tel: 01423 322583 tickets: Book online or buy at gate email: info@newbyhall.com web: http://www.boroughbridgeshow.co.uk

Tue 26 Jul 2022

Ryedale Agricultural Show, Wellburn Park Nr Kirbymoorside YO62 7HQ. Ryedale Agricultural Show. From 8.30am. Adult £16, Child 5-16s £8, under 5s free. tel: 07984 939701  tickets: Online or card payment on the day email: info@ryedaleshow.co.uk web: https://www.ryedaleshow.co.uk

Wed 27 Jul 2022

Aquatic Fanatic live animals workshop, Thirsk Community Library, Meadowfields, Chapel Street, Thirsk. Children aged 4+ accompanied by an adult. 2 – 3pm. £3 per child or £5 per family. tel: 01609 534589 tickets: Booking essential. Phone or call into library. email: library@thirskcommunitylibrary.org.uk web: https://thirskcommunitylibrary.org.uk

Thu 28 Jul 2022

Young Gadgeteers, Thirsk Community Library, Meadowfields, Chapel Street, Thirsk. Become a mechanical engineer for the afternoon. 2-3pm for 4-7 years and 3.15-4.15pm for 7 years+. £2. tel: 01609 534589 tickets: Booking essential. Phone or call into library. email: library@thirskcommunitylibrary.org.uk web: https://thirskcommunitylibrary.org.uk

Fri 29 Jul 2022 to
 Sun 31 Jul 2022

Deer Shed Festival, Baldersby Park, Topcliffe, Thirsk YO7 3BZ. Music, Comedy, Shows, Science, Sport, Spoken word, Literary, Theatre, Workshops, Arts, Cinema, Food. "Deer Shed is the best family festival in the UK, Deer Shed is a place to make memories that you will cherish forever." Festivals For All. 10am Friday to Noon Monday. Full weekend: Adult £188.58, Child (11-15) £73.96, Child (6-10) £63.12, Child (3-5) £32.07, under 3s free. tickets: Book online email: info@deershedfestival.com web: https://www.deershedfestival.com

Fri 29 Jul 2022 to
 Thu 4 Aug 2022

Minions-The Rise of Gru (U), Ritz Cinema, Westgate, Thirsk YO7 1QS. The untold story of twelve-year-old Gru and his dream to become the worlds greatest super villain. After failing drastically to interview to join the Vicious 6, a group of super villians, Gru is on the run, with unlikely help from the groups recently ousted former leader Wild Knuckles. Starring Steve Carell. Sunday evening performance will be shown with English subtitles. 7.30pm. Matinées Sat, Sun & Wed 2.30pm. Adults £6, under 15s & 60+ £5. Matinée all tickets £5. tel: 01845 524751 tickets: On door web: https://www.ritzcinema.co.uk

Sat 30 Jul 2022

Birstwith Show, Birstwith, Harrogate HG3 3AG. email: info@birstwithshow.com web: https://www.birstwithshow.com

Sat 30 Jul 2022

Borrowby Show, Hillside Rural Activities Park, Knayton. YO7 4AX. Borrowby Agricultural & Horticultural Society Show & Gymkahana. Yorkshire Terrier Racing, Hurworth Hunt Display, Northallerton Silver Band, Vintage Tractors & Cars, Yorkshire Pudding Throwing World Championships, Working Dog Displays and more. New for 2022 - 5km Run, Fun Dog classes, Fur section, Revised equine classes, Unaffiliated SJ Pick a Size all day. 1pm. tel: 7592 518848 email: info@borrowbyshow.org.uk web: https://borrowbyshow.co.uk

Sat 30 Jul 2022

St Wilfred's Procession, Ripon HG4 1BP. The procession as we know it today has brightly decorated floats driving round the city, generating a carnival atmosphere. The origins are rumoured to date back to around 1108 when King Henry 1st granted a royal charter to the City Of Ripon to hold an annual fair in honour of a patron saint, although it is debatable whether it was to honour St Wilfrid or St Peter. 1.45pm Studley Rd, 2.30pm Allhallowgate, 3.15pm Southgate, 4.30pm Market Place East.

Sun 31 Jul 2022

Thirsk Model Railway Show 2022, Thirsk Town Hall, Westgate, Thirsk, North Yorkshire YO7 1QR. 10+ model railway layouts, modelmaking demonstrations, trade stands and refreshments. All profits to Yorkshire Air Ambulance (Registered Charity No.1084305). 10am till 4pm. £5.00 adults, £5.00 concessions, accompanied children free of charge. tel: 07766 697708 tickets: on the door email: show@expo-thirsk.co.uk web: http://www.expo-thirsk.co.uk

Sun 31 Jul 2022

Weeton Show, Weeton LS17 0AN. From 9am. tel: 07747 774428 email: secretary@weetonshow.co.uk web: https://www.weetonshow.co.uk

Tue 2 Aug 2022

Egton Bridge Gooseberry Show, St Hedda’s Schoolroom, Egton Bridge, Whitby YO21 1UX. The oldest Gooseberry show in the world, every year since 1800. 2.00-6.30pm. email: Egtongooseberry@gmail.com web: http://www.egtongooseberryshow.org.uk/

Tue 2 Aug 2022

Lego & Duplo drop in, Thirsk Community Library, Meadowfields, Chapel Street, Thirsk. Come and make your own creations. All ages welcome and under 8s need to be accompanied by an adult. Just turn up. FREE. 2-4pm. tel: 01609 534589 email: library@thirskcommunitylibrary.org.uk web: https://thirskcommunitylibrary.org.uk

Wed 3 Aug 2022

Thornton-le-Dale Show, The Showground, Maltongate,Thornton le Dale YO18 7RT. email: show@thorntonledale.com web: http://www.thorntonledale.com

Fri 5 Aug 2022 to
 Thu 11 Aug 2022

Thor: Love and Thunder (TBC), Ritz Cinema, Westgate, Thirsk YO7 1QS. More from the Marvel Cinematic Universe. When Thor has his search for inner peace interrupted by a galactic killer called Gorr the God Butcher, he must pull a team together to uncover the mystery of the God Butcher’s vengeance. Starring Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Chris Pratt and Christian Bale. Sunday evening performance will be shown with English subtitles. 7.30pm. Matinée Wed 2.30pm. Adults £6, under 15s & 60+ £5. Matinée all tickets £5. tel: 01845 524751 tickets: On door web: https://www.ritzcinema.co.uk

Fri 5 Aug 2022

Hinderwell Horse & Agricultural Show, Runswick Lane, Hinderwell, Saltburn-By-Sea TS13 5HP. From 9am. Family (2+2) £14, Adult £5, Child £3, Seniors £4. web: https://hinderwellshow.org.uk

Fri 5 Aug 2022

Young Gadgeteers, Thirsk Community Library, Meadowfields, Chapel Street, Thirsk. Become an electronic engineer for the afternoon. 2-3pm for 4-7 years and 3.15-4.15pm for 7 years+. £2. tel: 01609 534589 tickets: Booking essential. Phone or call into library. email: library@thirskcommunitylibrary.org.uk web: https://thirskcommunitylibrary.org.uk

Sat 6 Aug 2022

Osmotherley Show, Home Farm, Thimbleby DL6 3PY. 10am-10pm. tel: 01609 882388  email: secretary@osmotherleyshow.co.uk web: https://osmotherleyshow.co.uk

Sat 6 Aug 2022

Bike workshop, Thirsk Community Library, Meadowfields, Chapel Street, Thirsk. Clean and Tune up your bike workshop. Children aged 7+ accompanied by an adult. Bring your bike to learn how to check it’s safe to ride. 10am – 12.30pm. £2. tel: 01609 534589 tickets: Booking essential. Phone or call into library. email: library@thirskcommunitylibrary.org.uk web: https://thirskcommunitylibrary.org.uk

Sun 7 Aug 2022

Tockwith show, Cattal Moor Lane, Tockwith, York YO26 7QH. email: secretary@tockwithshow.org.uk web: https://www.tockwithshow.org.uk

Sun 7 Aug 2022

Thirsk and Sowerby Festival, Sowerby Flatts, Sowerby, Thirsk YO7 1LU. Great fun for all the family. Fun4Hire will be bringing a bouncy castle and an inflatable obstacle course, and as ever this will be free for all to use. Kando Canine Capers Thirsk will be returning to the Festival again this year. The best dog agility around - have a go on the Tombola while you wait. Traditional family fairground amusements will be bringing their Strength Tester and their ball in the bucket game. 10am-4pm. Free. tel: 07920 018521 email: FestivalFlatts@outlook.com web: https://www.facebook.com/FestivalontheFlatts

Wed 10 Aug 2022

Danby Show, Danby, Whitby YO21 2NP. Ferrets, Horses, Horticulture, Handicrafts, Livestock, Pigeons, Rabbits and Cavies. Adult £5. Conc £4. Child (5-16) £2, Under 5s free. tel: 01287 660416 email: lizsheard@yahoo.com web: http://www.danbyshow.co.uk

Thu 11 Aug 2022

Young Gadgeteers, Thirsk Community Library, Meadowfields, Chapel Street, Thirsk. Become a mechanical engineer for the afternoon. 2-3pm for 4-7 years and 3.15-4.15pm for 7 years+. £2. tel: 01609 534589 tickets: Booking essential. Phone or call into library. email: library@thirskcommunitylibrary.org.uk web: https://thirskcommunitylibrary.org.uk

Sat 13 Aug 2022

Kirkby Fleetham Feast, Kirkby Fleetham Village Green DL7 0SA. A traditional Village Show on the Village Green. Arena events, produce and crafts, tea and cakes or something stronger. The Feast is a rural village tradition recognised by today’s generation. web: https://www.kirkbyfleethamfeast.org/

Sat 13 Aug 2022 to
 Mon 15 Aug 2022

Whitby Regatta, Whitby park & ride YO21 1TL. Spectacular Fireworks Display Mon 9.45pm, RAF Red Arrows Aerobatic DisplaySat 12.30pm, RAF Battle of Britain Lancaster Flying Display Sat & Sun time TBA, Rowind Polish Classic Car Rally Sun from 11am, Motor Cycle and Quad Bike Gymkhana sun from 10am, North Yorkshire Birds of Prey and more …. tel: 07827 452753 email: whitbyregatta@live.co.uk web: https://www.whitbyregatta.co.uk

Sun 14 Aug 2022

Ripley Agricultural Show, Ripley Castle Park, Harrogate HG3 3EA. Family (2+3) £30, Adult £12, Child (5-16) £5.50, Under 5 free. web: https://www.ripleyshow.co.uk

Mon 15 Aug 2022

Young Gadgeteers, Thirsk Community Library, Meadowfields, Chapel Street, Thirsk. Become an electronic engineer for the afternoon. 2-3pm for 4-7 years and 3.15-4.15pm for 7 years+. £2. tel: 01609 534589 tickets: Booking essential. Phone or call into library. email: library@thirskcommunitylibrary.org.uk web: https://thirskcommunitylibrary.org.uk

Tue 16 Aug 2022

Lego & Duplo drop in, Thirsk Community Library, Meadowfields, Chapel Street, Thirsk. Come and make your own creations. All ages welcome and under 8s need to be accompanied by an adult. Just turn up. FREE. 2-4pm. tel: 01609 534589 email: library@thirskcommunitylibrary.org.uk web: https://thirskcommunitylibrary.org.uk

Fri 19 Aug 2022

As You Like It (outdoors), Newby Hall, Skelton on Ure, Ripon HG4 5AE. Come and see William Shakespeare’s ‘As You Like It’ in our outdoor theatre performance performed by The Lord Chamberlain’s Men. Tickets also include access to the gardens from 12 noon. ‘Doors’ open at 6pm. Performance at 7pm. £17 Adult, £10 Child. tel: 01423 322583 tickets: Book online or buy at gate email: info@newbyhall.com web: https://www.newbyhall.com/events

Sat 20 Aug 2022

Carnival Day, Grounds of Thirsk Hall, Kirkgate YO7 1PL. Part of Thirsk Hall Festival. Live performances, fairground rides and food stalls. There will be Samba workshop, then at 3.30pm a parade for everyone to join. £4 online, £5 on the day. On-site parking £5. Two performances of Roald Dahl’s Little Red Riding Hood will take place at 12.30pm and 2.00pm in the Sculpture Garden’s newly renovated gallery. £3, under 2s free. In the evening, audiences will enjoy a journey through the world of folk music, from across the Tudor period up to traditional folk. There will be food & drink as well as a space to dance. £15, under 16s £7.50. From 11am. tickets: On door or online web: https://www.thirskhall.com/thirsk-hall-festival

Sun 21 Aug 2022

Film & Orchestra, Ritz Cinema, Westgate, Thirsk YO7 1QS. Part of Thirsk Hall Festival. Charlie Chaplin’s ‘A Dogs Life’ and a selection of new short films by students of the acclaimed National Film and Television School will be accompanied by live 13-piece orchestra, conducted by Benjamin Ellin. 3pm. £10, under 16s £5. tickets: On door or online web: https://www.thirskhall.com/thirsk-hall-festival

Wed 24 Aug 2022

Egton Horse & Agricultural Show, Egton Cross, Egton YO21 1TZ. tel: 01947 893434  web: https://www.shire-horse.org.uk/events/egton-horse-agricultural-show

Thu 25 Aug 2022

Pin ups, Thirsk Community Library, Meadowfields, Chapel Street, Thirsk. Join local artist Chris Jeeson to create your own pin up and pop up books. Children aged 5+ years. 2 – 3pm. £2. tel: 01609 534589 tickets: Booking essential. Phone or call into library. email: library@thirskcommunitylibrary.org.uk web: https://thirskcommunitylibrary.org.uk

Fri 26 Aug 2022

Event imageHorse racing, Thirsk Racecourse, Station Road, YO7 1QL. All Creatures Great and Small Family Day. Gates open 11am. tel: 01845 522276 tickets: Book online email: info@thirskracecourse.net web: https://www.thirskracecourse.net

Sat 27 Aug 2022

Wensleydale Show, Leyburn DL8 5JG. On A6108 road Leyburn to Richmond. Family (2+3) £25, Adult £10, Child (5-16) £5, Under 5s free. tickets: Online or at the gate email: secretary@wensleydaleshow.org.uk web: https://www.wensleydaleshow.org.uk

Sat 27 Aug 2022 to
 Mon 29 Aug 2022

Malton Food-lovers Festival, Malton YO17 7EG. A celebration of Yorkshire's finest produce & cooking. Expect artisan stalls, delicious street food, talks, tastings, celebrity chefs, demos, festival bar & live music. We recommend you come hungry!. From 9am Fri & Sat, 10am Sun.

Sat 27 Aug 2022

Event imageFireworks Champions, Newby Hall, Skelton on Ure, Ripon HG4 5AE. 4 great firework displays! Three of the UK’s best firework companies compete against each other with a 10 minute professional firework display choreographed to music followed by a larger huge finale display. The event is the only one of its type in the UK where the audience have the capability to vote for the team they liked the most using their mobile phone. £23, child £13 (+£1.50 booking fee). tel: 01327 876037 tickets: Book online email: mail@fireworkchampions.co.uk web: https://www.fireworkchampions.co.uk

Sat 27 Aug 2022

Bilsdale Show, Thornhill Farm, Chop Gate, Bilsdale TS9 7JS. 9am-5pm. email: bilsdaleshow@outlook.com web: https://www.bilsdaleshow.co.uk

Mon 29 Aug 2022

Farndale Show, Church Houses, Farndale,YO62 7LF. tel: 01751 430885  email: secretary@farndaleshow.co.uk web: https://www.farndale.community/farndale-show/

Mon 29 Aug 2022

Reeth Show, Reeth, Swaledale DL11 6AR. 9.30am-5pm. Adult £8, Child £2, Free parking. tel: 07506 380393 email: reethshow1@gmail.com web: http://reethshow.co.uk

Tue 30 Aug 2022

Kilnsey show, Kilnsey, Skipton BD23 5PS. The Yorkshire Dales’ premier agricultural show. home to a spectacular showcase of keenly contested livestock competitions, equine events and sheepdog trials, together with a fabulous display of baking, handicrafts, horticulture, and of course, the famous Crag race. 9am-5pm. Family (2+3) £30, Adult £12, Child (11-15) £4, Child (6-10) £2, under 6s free. tel: 01756 753259  tickets: Online or at gate (gate is more expensive) email: info@kilnseyshow.co.uk web: https://www.kilnseyshow.co.uk

Tue 30 Aug 2022

Lego & Duplo drop in, Thirsk Community Library, Meadowfields, Chapel Street, Thirsk. Come and make your own creations. All ages welcome and under 8s need to be accompanied by an adult. Just turn up. FREE. 2-4pm. tel: 01609 534589 email: library@thirskcommunitylibrary.org.uk web: https://thirskcommunitylibrary.org.uk

Thu 1 Sep 2022

Aquatic Fanatic live animals workshop, Thirsk Community Library, Meadowfields, Chapel Street, Thirsk. Children aged 4+ accompanied by an adult. 2 – 3pm. £3 per child or £5 per family. tel: 01609 534589 tickets: Booking essential. Phone or call into library. email: library@thirskcommunitylibrary.org.uk web: https://thirskcommunitylibrary.org.uk

Fri 2 Sep 2022

Warhammer War Gaming Taster Session, Thirsk Community Library, Meadowfields, Chapel Street, Thirsk. FREE session to find out what war gaming is all about. Suitable for children 7+ and no booking needed. Just turn up. 10.30 – 11.30am. tel: 01609 534589 email: library@thirskcommunitylibrary.org.uk web: https://thirskcommunitylibrary.org.uk

Sat 3 Sep 2022

Kildale Agricultural & Horticultural Show, The Village Hall Field, Kildale, Whitby YO21 2RG. 10am-4pm. tel: 01642 723768  email: kildaleshowsec@hotmail.co.uk web: https://kildaleshow.com

Sat 3 Sep 2022

Event imageHorse racing, Thirsk Racecourse, Station Road, YO7 1QL. Ladies Day. Gates open 11am. tel: 01845 522276 tickets: Book online email: info@thirskracecourse.net web: https://www.thirskracecourse.net

Wed 7 Sep 2022

Muker Show, Muker, Richmond DL11 6QG. 8am-4.30pm. £7, Child 5-15 yrs £1, under 5s free. email: info@mukershow.co.uk web: https://www.mukershow.co.uk

Sat 10 Sep 2022

Castleton Show & road race, Castleton, Whitby YO21 2EU. A traditional village show. The Castleton Show Run is a most scenic and undulating road course of approximately 6 miles/10 km through the heart of the North York Moors. From noon. email: castletonshow@gmail.com web: https://www.facebook.com/Castleton-Show-Run-245657385470312

Sat 10 Sep 2022 to
 Sun 11 Sep 2022

Steam Gathering, Hunton, Bedale DL8 1QF. Over 1000 exhibits displaying over 120 years of Agricultural and Motoring Heritage. Ploughing match Sunday 11am. From 10am. Adult £10, Child (5-15) £5, Under 5s free. Free parking. tel: 01677 450461 email: cressingtemple@yahoo.co.uk web: http://www.huntonsteamgathering.co.uk

Sat 10 Sep 2022

Stanhope Agricultural Show, Stanhope, Co Durham DL13 2PQ. 9am-6.30pm (4pm Sun). Family £20, Adult £8, OAP £7, Child £4. tel: 07966 516270 email: generalsecretary@stanhopeshow.com web: https://stanhopeshow.com

Sun 11 Sep 2022

NY Agricultural Show, Otterington Hall, South Otterington, Northallerton DL7 9HW. North Yorkshire County Agricultural Show. From 8am. £35 family, £12 adult, £9 child, under 5s free. tel: 07787 387831  tickets: Online or at varous outlets, see website email: secretary@northyorkshireshow.co.uk web: http://www.northyorkshireshow.co.uk

Fri 16 Sep 2022 to
 Sun 18 Sep 2022

Harrogate Autumn Flower Show, Newby Hall, Ripon HG4 5AE. 9.30am to 5.30pm (Sun 4.30pm). Online: £21.50, £3 on gate. tel: 01423 648212  tickets: Online or on gate email: info@flowershow.org.uk web: https://www.flowershow.org.uk

Sat 17 Sep 2022

Eggleston Agricultural Show, Hayberries Farm, Mickleton DL12 0LP. Adult £8, child (5-14) £2, Under 5s free. tel: 01751 432529  email: alanagnt10@aol.com web: http://www.egglestonshow.co.uk

Sat 17 Sep 2022

Stokesley Show, Springfield, Stokesley, Middlesbrough TS9 5ER. One of the largest one day shows in the Country. 8.30am-6pm. Family £40, Adult £16, Child (5-16) £12, under 5s free. tel:  01845 587158  tickets: Online only email: secretary@stokesleyshow.co.uk web: https://www.stokesleyshow.co.uk/

Mon 19 Sep 2022

Nidderdale Show, Pateley Bridge HG3 5BD. Celebrates the best of agricultural traditions with top class livestock, horse and dog sections and boasts one of the finest exhibitions of animals anywhere in the UK. 7.45am – 6pm. Adults £15.00 at gate, £12,50 online, Child 16 & under free, parking free. tel: 01969 650129 tickets: Online or at gate email: info@nidderdaleshow.co.uk web: http://www.nidderdaleshow.co.uk

Sat 24 Sep 2022 to
 Sun 25 Sep 2022

Masham Sheep Fair, Masham, Ripon HG4 4DZ. Sheep showing, Sheep Racing, Craft Market, Bishop Blaize Procession, Fleece Stalls, Sheepdog Demonstrations, Hand Bell Ringers, Morris Dancers, Art Exhibition and Tours of Theakstons & Black Sheep Breweries, as well as a small Children's Fair. 10am-4pm. email: susancunliffelister@icloud.com web: https://www.mashamsheepfair.com