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what's on this summer in Yorkshire?

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June 13, 2022 · 10 MIN READ

Make the most of summer this year whilst you’re in Yorkshire.

There are so many things on across the summer that it can be hard deciding what ones you want to do. So we have done our research and put together a condensed list of some of the events that are on this summer in Yorkshire. And if you want to head over to Yorkshire this summer our Kilnwick Percy Resort & Golf Club will make the perfect base.

Great Yorkshire Show

where? Regional Agricultural Centre, Great Yorkshire Showground, Railway Road, Harrogate, HG2 8NZ

when? 12th July – 15th July 2022

time? 8am – 6pm

how much? adults from £29, children from £13

other info:

  • Guests like JB Gill, Adam Henson & Matt Baker MBE
  • Sheep rings, cattle rings, pig rings
  • Food hall and shopping

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where? Riverside Meadows, YO17 6AX

when? 30th July 2022

time? 10am – 10pm

how much? adults from £32.50, children are £2.50

other info:

  • Live music throughout the day
  • Inflatables and fair ground rides
  • Street food and festival bar

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Yorkshire Dales Food and Drink Festival

where? Funkirk Farm, Carleton, Skipton BD23 3AB

when? 23rd July – 24th July 2022

time? 9am – 11pm

how much? adults from £20, children from £13

other info:

  • Camping option available
  • The Hairy Bikers & James Martin will be there
  • Tribute acts and live cookery demonstrations

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Big Sky Beer Festival 2022

where? Hunmanby Grange, Wold Newton, Driffield, YO25 3H

when? 15th July – 16th July 2022

time? Friday 5pm – 11pm, Saturday 12pm – 11pm

how much? from £6 per day

other info:

  • Live music
  • Camping pitches available
  • Wold Top Beers & selected guest ales

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where? Sledmere House, Sledmere, Driffield, East Yorkshire, Y025 3XG

when? 19th August – 21st August 2022

time? Thursday 10am – 9pm, Friday, Saturday 8am – 9pm, Sunday 10am – 7pm

how much? adult weekend from £99,

other info:

  • Biggest and best tribute music festival in Europe
  • Tribute bands and other entertainment
  • Food and drink stalls throughout the festival

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Kettlewell Scarecrow Festival

where? Kettlewell, BD23 5QZ

when? 13th August – 21st August 2022

time? Throughout the day

how much? £3 for car parking space, £1 for trail sheet

other info:

  • Explore Kettlewell and see all the Scarecrows
  • Home-baked cakes, sandwiches etc. available at Kettlewell Village Hall
  • All profits will go to the fundraising effort

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Proms at The Castle

where? Pontefract Castle, The Lodge Castle Chain, Pontefract, WF8 1QH

when? 9th July 2022

time? 7.30pm – 10pm

how much? from £12.50-£15

other info:

  • Music from the West Yorkshire Symphony Orchestra
  • Spectacular firework finale
  • Bring your own chairs and blankets

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Beverley Puppet Festival

where? Beverley, HU17

when? 15th July – 17th July 2022

time? From 10am each day

how much? from £10 per show

other info:

  • 10th year of the Beverley Puppet Festival
  • Shows, workshops and outdoor theatre
  • Unique puppet creations

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start planning your trip to Yorkshire for this summer

Our Kilnwick Percy Resort & Golf Club in Yorkshire is the perfect base for exploring and having fun this summer.

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