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Events in Skipton and the immediate area
This section includes details of forthcoming events in Skipton and the surrounding area.

Further information on most events is available from Skipton Tourist Information Centre in the Town Hall, tel: 01756 792809

Events organised by Skipton BID levy payers, Community groups and Charities are listed free of charge.

Non-BID levy payers are charged either a small one-off fee for a single event or a (slightly larger) fee to cover several events over a year, whichever is appropriate.


To advertise your event here, please contact admin@welcometoskipton.com


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Craven Museum at Skipton Town Hall
This year, Imperial War Museums (IWM) and the Craven and the First World War project are working together to show the UNESCO listed film The Battle of the Somme, to audiences across Craven. Shot and…

Skipton Town Hall - Tea Dance With Blackpool Tower Organist John Bowdler
Tuesday 27 September 13.30 - 16.00 Location: Concert Hall, Skipton Town Hall A wonderful afternoon of dancing with fantastic organist John Bowdler from Blackpool Tower Ballroom, with a leisurely…

Venue: Macmillan Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning
Friday 30th September Macmillan World Biggest Coffee Morning The annual "Worlds biggest coffee morning" and us here at Venue will be doing our bit with lots of coffee, cakes and a raffle. Always a…

Rendezvous Hotel: 80's Tribute Show Night
Rendezvous Hotel: 80's Tribute Show Night Friday 30th September 2016 7.00pm for 7.30pm Tickets: £25.00 each Join us at the Rendezvous for fun, food and entertainment! Included: three course meal,…

Skipton Town Hall Gallery - Artyfacts
Daily 10:00 - 16:00 Location: Gallery at Skipton Town Hall FREE An innovative new exhibition featuring works of art made by people living with dementia. Using Craven Museum's Roebuck art collection…

Skipton Town Hall - My Big Fat Cowpat Wedding by The Kali Theatre
On 7 October 2016 from 7 PM - You are invited to join the guests at Clare and Arjun's wedding reception. All their friends and family will be there. A celebration of a mixed marriage between a girl…

Skipton Castle Woods: Lantern Walk
Friday 7 October - 18.30-19.30 Saturday 8 October - 18.30-19.30 Also lantern making workshop on Saturday 8 October 15.00-17.00. Join us for a magical walk at dusk. Bring your lantern to guide you…

Skipton Town Hall - Paradise Lost (Lies Unopened Beside Me) by Lost Dog Dance
On 14 October 2016 from 7pm - A one man staging of Milton's epic poem Paradise Lost and not like whatever came into your head when you read the first bit of that sentence. Combining theatre, comedy…

Skipton Town Hall - The Big 'STEAM powered' Draw
On 22 October 2016 a FREE - Drop in event! We're taking part in the world's largest drawing festival with a STEAM (Science, Technology. Engineering, Art and Maths) powered event; come along and…

Thornton Hall Farm: Halloween by Day
Spooky activities at the farm this Halloween - come along if you dare! Scary mazes, pumpkin carving, freaky face painting. All the usual farm fun too - including animal feeding, animal petting, egg…

Skipton Town Hall - Museums at Night: Craven by Candlelight
27 September 2016 at 17:00 - 20:00 Location: Craven Museum at Skipton Town Hall FREE - Drop in Join us as we celebrate Museums at Night with torch lit tours and twilight activities at Craven Museum;…

Skipton Rotary Club: Bachelors in Concert
The Bachelors are in Concert at 7.30pm on Saturday 29 October at Skipton Town Hall. The Bachelors celebrate 50 years in Showbusiness singing their hits from the 60's including I Believe, Diane,…

Rendezvous Hotel: Abba Tribute Night
Rendezvous Hotel: Abba Tribute Night Friday 4th November 2016 7.00pm for 7.30pm Tickets: £25.00 each Join us for fun, food and entertainment! Included: three course meal, live tribute act…

The Mart Theatre: An Unforgettable Afternoon With Edwina Currie
The Mart Theatre: An Unforgettable Afternoon With Edwina Currie Saturday 12th November 2016, 2.00pm Tickets: £16.50 adult, £15.00 concession Join Edwina on an entertaining journey from BBC1's…

Remembrance Sunday
Annual Parade from Bunkers Hill to the Cenotaph on the High Street. Line up from 10am on Bunkers Hill, with the Royal British Legion marshalling the parade. Staff from Skipton Town Council will be…

Skipton Town Hall - No Petticoats Here by Louise Jordan
On 25 November 2016 from 3pm - No Petticoats Here shares the stories, through song, of remarkable women who lived during the First World War: one who dressed as a man and became a soldier; women who…

The Great Skipton Santa Fun Run
Each year the event, organised by The Rotary Club of Skipton Craven, gets bigger and bigger and we're sure 2016 will be no exception. The run takes place with the help of officers from Skipton Town…

The Mart Theatre: Chris Connor's Elvis
The Mart Theatre Friday 2nd and Saturday 3rd December 2016, 7.30pm, Tickets: £17.50 Chris Conner's Elvis Voted 'The Best Elvis Tribute Act in the World' and by a worldwide Elvis fan poll in 2014…

Skipton Christmas Market
Sunday 4th and Sunday 11th of December 2016 Starts at 10am Come to Skipton for Christmas and buy all your gifts from our famous market and range of independent and high street brand shops. The…

Skipton Building Society Camerata: Handel's Messiah
Christ Church Keighley Road 9th December 2016, 7.30pm Tickets: Handel: Messiah Conductor: Ben Crick Choir and soloists: To be announced Mulled wine and mince pies included…

Skipton Town Hall - Tea Dance - Christmas Special! With Blackpool Tower Organist John Bowdler
Thursday 15 December 13.30 - 16.00 A wonderful afternoon of dancing with fantastic organist John Bowdler from Blackpool Tower Ballroom, this special Christmas event has a seasonal twist - don't miss…

Craven Events
Welcome! This site aims to give you a comprehensive guide to the wealth of shows, festivals, sporting events and other activities taking place throughout the Craven-based Yorkshire Dales, Skipton,…

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