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6 BBC Countryfile Live August, Castle Howard BBC Countryfile Live will be held at Castle Howard in August. This new event will represent the best of the northern countryside and celebrate regional farming, capturing the essence of the Yorkshire countryside. Join the programmes presenters for a range of activities including the Countryfile Main Stage, the Wildlife Zone, The Farmyard and the Dog Lovers’ Arena.

3 Lambing Sunday March, Bishop Burton Bishop Burton’s annual springtime spectacle gives the public the chance to see lambs being born. There’s show jumping, horses to pet, farm machinery displays and much more to entertain all the family.

4 Yorkshire Dales Food & Drink Festival July, Skipton An amazing summer weekend in the Yorkshire Dales, full of foodie fun. With traders showcasing delicious Yorkshire produce and celebrity chef performances galore, it’s bigger and better than ever.

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7 Welcome to Yorkshire Scarborough Cricket Festival August, Scarborough The end of season series of cricket matches featuring Yorkshire County Cricket Club is one of the most historic sporting events in the world. The ground has seen large crowds of holiday makers watching first class cricket since 1876.

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Meadowfest

VW Festival

July, Malton

August, Harewood House

Set in the stunning riverside gardens on the edge of Malton this event aims to give people the most relaxed and pleasurable festival possible. Visitors are invited to sit back and enjoy a meadley of midsummer music and foodie fun!

The UK’s largest family friendly VW show. A full weekend of entertainment, live music and VWs galore. However, it’s not just about the cars, you’ll also find activities for all ages and interests so the entire family can enjoy the show.

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Profile for Welcome to Yorkshire

Coast to Country Guide 2019  

From picturesque market towns to thrilling activities for adrenaline junkies, Yorkshire’s magnificent coast and magical countryside has some...

Coast to Country Guide 2019  

From picturesque market towns to thrilling activities for adrenaline junkies, Yorkshire’s magnificent coast and magical countryside has some...