2018 Events so far


17 March
First car boot sale

24 March – 15 April
Easter Trail Thorp Perrow

25 March
Book and Postcard Fair Bedale Hall 10am-4pm

30 March Good Friday
Middleham Stables Open Day

30 March – 1 July
Himalayan Garden open Tuesdays-Sundays and Bank Holidays 10am-4pm

1 April
Crakehall Watermill open Noon – 4pm
Vintage Vehicle Festival Northallerton High Street 10am-4pm + Auto Jumble

27 April
The Highside Singers in Concert at Snape Institute 7.30pm

29 April
Markenfield Hall open day 2pm – 5pm

5 May         
Tour de Yorkshire comes through Bedale

5 – 7 May
Tulip Festival Constable Burton

6 May
Crakehall Watermill open Noon – 4pm

13 May
Markenfield Hall open day 2pm – 5pm

25-27 May
WensleyAle Beer Festival at Redmire, trains from Bedale

28 May
Finghall Barrel Push at 1.30pm

26 May – 9 June
Swaledale Festival

27 May                            
Vintage Machinery Show Spring House Farm, Northallerton Road

3 June
Crakehall Watermill open Noon – 4pm

7 June
An evening with Imogen Robertson, crime novelist, event organised by Friends of Bedale Community Library

9-10 June
Tractor Fest Newby Hall Tickets £12.25/£9.25 in advance

10 – 24 June
Markenfield Hall open days 2pm – 5pm

16 June
Scruton Village Fete 1.30pm

16-17 June
Dales Festival of Food and Drink Leyburn

16-20 June
Kiplin Hall Flower Festival

17 June
Bedale Scouts and Guide Festival

24 June
Homegrown Food Festival Northallerton 10am-5pm Applegarth
Markenfield Hall open day 2pm – 5pm

30 June – 1 July
Snape Open Gardens 10am – 4pm

1 July
Crakehall Watermill open Noon – 4pm
Masham Town Hall Crafted by Hand 10am – 4pm

7-8 July
Appleton Wiske Scarecrow Festival 11am-5pm

10-12 July
Great Yorkshire Show

20-21 July
Sausage & Beer Festival Camp Hill, Kirklington

20 – 22 July
Deer Shed Festival Baldersby Park Thirsk

21 July
Newby Hall Fireworks Championship

21-22 July                        
Masham Steam Rally
Leyburn 1940s weekend
Masham Town Hall Bespoke Craft Fair

28 July – 5 September
Kiplin Hall Free Fun for Kids

27-29 July
English National Sheep Dog Trials at Jervaulx Abbey

31 July
Yorkshire Day in Bedale with cream teas at the TIC from 10am to 3pm and a bigger market in town

5 August
Crakehall Watermill open Noon – 4pm
Thorp Perrow Family Fun Day

11-19 August
Kettlewell Scarecrow Festival

12 August
Crakehall v  Emmerdale Cricket Match
Ripley Agricultural Show

18 August
Bespoke Craft Fair Bedale Hall

18-27 August
Richmond GeorgeFest lots of free events

19 August
Thorp Perrow Mini Beast Day

25 August
Wensleydale Show

27 August
Snape Textile Group exhibition 1pm-4.30pm Joiner’s Old Workshop, Laurel Grove 50p
Snape Fruit and Flower Show and garden fete 
Reeth Show

28 August
Kilnsey Show

2 September
Crakehall Watermill open Noon – 4pm

6-9 September
Heritage Open Days 2018 www.heritageopendays.org.uk

8 September
Hunton Steam Gathering

9 September
Bolton Castle Family Fun Day

13-16 September
Heritage Open Days 2018 www.heritageopendays.org.uk

15/16 September
Cheese Festival Wensleydale Creamery

22 September
Beer and Beef Festival, Springhill Farm, Jervaulx Noon – Midnight
Tickets in advance £28 / £12.50 www.beerandbeef.co.uk 

Snape Fun Runs 5k & 10k at 11am
Entry forms from Nickery Nook or tel. 01677 470232

23 September        
Thorp Perrow Fungus Foray 1pm

24 September
Nidderdale Show

29 – 30 September
Masham Sheep Fair

6 October – 4 November
Himalayan Garden Autumn opening Tuesdays-Sundays and Bank Holidays 10am-4pm

7 October
Bedale Book & Postcard Fair Bedale Hall 10am – 4pm
 Crakehall Watermill open Noon – 4pm

13 October
Bespoke Craft Fair Bedale Hall

13 October – 4 November
Thorp Perrow Halloween Trail

21 October
Thorp Perrow Fungus Foray 1pm

21 October – 2 November
Bolton Castle Halloween Trail

19&20 and 26&27 October
Jervaulx Abbey in Lights  5pm – 9pm for Herriot Hospice Homecare

1 November
Fleetham&Fencotes gardening group @7pm @ Kirkby Fleetham Village Hall
Martin Fish….writer, broadcaster,consultant &passionate gardener is speaking on “Perennials For All Seasons”. Visitors £3

3 November
Bedale Bonfire from 5pm; bonfire lit at 6.15pm and fireworks at 7pm

3&4 November
Masham Town Hall Crafted by Hand 10am – 4pm

4 November
Thorp Perrow Fungus Foray 1pm

7 November
Hospital Bedale – Remembering 1914-1918 Exhibition opening and talk in Bedale Library 10am – 12 noon Exhibition runs until 28 November

10 November
Snape Textile Group Christmas Coffee morning with Coffee, Cake and Crafts in the Village Institute 10am – 12 noon

1 December
Bedale Christmas Festival 10am – 6pm and Lights Switch On 5.30pm




Coming up


Details of the local Christmas services can be found here. The TIC is now closed until February half term when events for 2019 will start to be added to this site. Any events that we get to hear about will be posted on OfficalBedale facebook and twitter. The website is also going to be having […]

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