Harrogate Spring Flower Show

Thur 26 – Sun 29 April 2018

Public Event
www.flowershow.org.uk

Offering a fantastic celebration of the very best of horticulture, Harrogate Spring Flower Show include stunning spring show gardens, spectacular plant nursery displays, fabulous floral art and everything else required to make Britain’s best day out for garden lovers.

Open:
Thurs, Fri, Sat 9:30am – 5:30pm
Sun 9:30am – 4:30pm

For more information please contact The Show Team on 01423 546157.

Admission:
Advance* – £18.50
On the gate – £21
*pre-booked offer price until 17 April 2018

Northern Shooting Show

Sat 12 – Sun 13 May 2018

A show for all shooting enthusiasts whatever your discipline. Packed with retailers of guns, clothing and acessories, and lots of areas to have a go, it will appeal to those wanting to get into the sport as well as seasoned experts.

Open:
8:30am – 4:30pm

For more information please contact Richard Stokoe on 01472 809727.

Admission:
Advance: Adult – £12 Child – £3
On the gate: Adult – £15 Child – £5

The StrEat Food & Family Fun Festival

Sat 26 – Mon 28 May 2018

Public Event
www.streatpr.co.uk

A celebration of the UK’s Finest and most exciting Street Food Traders, food from around the world in all manner of quirky and eclectic vintage vans and trailers.  Sit back, relax and enjoy walk around performers, acrobats, gypsy bands, magicians, bath tub rides, vintage fun fair and so much more!

Open: 

Saturday & Sunday 12noon – 10pm 

Monday 12noon – 8pm

For more information please contact Cathy McConaghy on 01423 421 275.

Admission:

Adults weekend ticket – £5

Under 13’s – free

Countryside Days

Tues 5  – Weds 6 June 2018

Public Event
www.yas.co.uk

Countryside Days provides interactive workshops for 6,000 primary school children from across Yorkshire. It is very popular and encourages students (and teachers!) to engage with a wide variety of activities that take place in our rural landscape. From grinding wheat to dry stone walling, experiments with lanolin to wildlife workshops.  Showcasing the best of Yorkshire’s food, farming and countryside pursuits with the aim of encouraging a greater degree of engagement in the future. With around 100 practical workshops and demonstrations, it is always oversubscribed!

Open: 

9.30am – 2.30pm 

For more information please contact Kate Kirby on 01423 546283.   Please book early as places will be allocated on a first come first served basis

Admission:

Free but advance registration is essential.

The Building Trades Show

Wed 13 – Thur 14 June 2018

The Building Trades Show is 3 shows in one.   Designed to demonstrate all the latest trade products, tools and equipment all under one roof.  It is organised in association with the UK’s leading range of building magazines – Professional Builder, Professional Electrician & Professional Heating and Plumbing Installer.

Professional Builder Live – Bringing to life the advice and information from the pages of the trades favourite magazine, showcasing the best new building & equipment on the market.

Toolfair – Firmly established as the best regional trade show in the country for seeing and testing the latest power and hand tools. 1000’s of show deals on top brand tools.

Elex – Helping electricians keep abreast of all that is new in the electrical industry.  Showcasing new products and providing the latest information on industry regulations.

Open: 

10am – 4pm 

For more information please contact Dominic Shannon on 01923 237799.

Admission:

Free to trade.

The International Yorkshire Antique & Vintage Fair

Sat 23 – Sun 24 June 2018

The largest International Antique Home & Vintage Fair in the North with up to 400 stands displaying a large selection of vintage items and collectibles.  The fair will be held across 2 halls with premium antiques on sale in the main hall & a separate table top section offering rare finds and exciting treasures in hall 2.  From jewellery to furniture, porcelain to china, clocks to collectibles, the fair promises a fabulous range of antiques to suit every budget.

Open: 

Saturday 8.30am – 5pm 

Sunday 10am – 5pm

For more information please contact Nick Bayliss on 07703 558 600.

Admission:

8.30am – 5pm – £10

10am – 5pm – £7 (available for Saturday or Sunday)

Great Yorkshire Show

Tue 10 – Thur 12 July 2018

The Great Yorkshire Show will host its 160th edition in 2018 and it’s set to be spectacular!

Celebrating the very best of food, farming and rural life while throwing in a few surprises to commemorate this incredible milestone.

Over 130,000 visitors and 8,000 animals flock to the Great Yorkshire Showground every year for the three day show, making it one of the biggest in the UK.

Open:
Tue & Wed 7:30am – 7:30pm
Thur 7:30am – 6:30pm

For more information please contact gys2018@yas.co.uk or call 01423 541000.

Admission:
Advance: Adult – £25; Child (aged 5-18) – £12; Family (2 adults and 3 children) £65;
On the gate: Adult – £29; Child (aged 5-18) – £20; Family (2 adults and 3 children) £75.

One Big Day

Sat 11 August 2018

Public Event
www.motability.co.uk

One Big Day provides the perfect opportunity to discover everything you need to know about worry free motoring with mobility.

There is a huge range of cars, adaptations, wheelchair accessible vehicles, scooters and powered wheelchairs on display.  Test driving is also available.

Open:
9am – 4pm

For more information please contact Tom Swift on 0207 654 4026.

Admission: Free

Harrogate Vintage Sale

Fri 17 August 2018 – Viewing

Sat 18 August 2018 – Auction Sale

Public Event
www.cheffins.co.uk

Cheffins are market leading auctioneers.

They will be holding an auction sale of vintage & classic tractors, vehicles, stationary engines, implements and spares.

Open:
Fri 1pm  – 6pm
Sat 8am onwards

For more information please contact Oliver Godfrey on 01353 777 767

Admission: Free

Great Northern Quilt & Needlecraft Show

Fri 31 August – Sun 2 September

An open competition quilt show with entries invited from all over the world.  Showcasing beautiful feature display quilts from well-known quilters and textile artists.

A variety of exhibitors selling patchwork & quilting supplies for all your needs.  Demonstrators on hand to show you their techniques and give help and advice.

Workshops available on a first come, first served basis on the day of the show.

Advance tickets available until 17 August.

Open:
10am – 4.30pm

For more information please contact 01406 372 600.

Admission:

Advance – Adults £8, Seniors £7, Children (8-16yr) £3

On the door – Adults £9, Seniors £8, Children (8-16yr) £4

National Apprenticeship Show, Yorkshire North East

Thur 20 – Fri 21 September 2018

The National Apprenticeship Show welcomes all young people to come and explore their future.
With over 70 exhibitors, The National Apprenticeship Show gives you the opportunity to speak directly to some of the biggest employers in the region and nationally. You can also come and visit the seminar area where employers will be speaking about their apprenticeships, how to get an apprenticeship and what they look for. Come and discover your career.

Open:
Thur 9:30am – 3pm, 4pm – 6pm
Fri 9:30am – 2pm

For more information please contact Alice Young on 01908 991733 or alice@nationalapprenticeshipshow.org.

Admission: Free

I Do Wedding Exhibition

Sun 23 Sept 2018

Harrogate is a brand new addition to I Do’s Wedding Exhibition tour, hosting over 120 of the local region’s finest wedding suppliers, all ready and waiting to help make your wedding day perfect. From bespoke bridalwear to light-up dancefloors, you will find everything you need to plan your wedding under one roof!

Every bride receives a free luxury good bag and even better, it’s completely free for all brides-to-be to attend! There’s also a bubbly drinks reception, three fantastic Milan-style catwalk shows, live entertainment and a fabulous outdoor display featuring stunning wedding transport and catering that will simply wow you. Don’t miss out on the competitions and offers that are exclusive to the show day.

Extra tickets can be purchased for guests and there’s even a mega money-saving party ticket for your entourage of helpers! Free parking is available for all attendees.

Open:
10am – 4:30pm

For more information please contact Richard or Natasha on 01226 704682 or info@ido-magazine.co.uk

Admission:
Advance – £5
On the gate – £8
Brides and under 16s go free

Harrogate Gift and Fashion Fair

Fri 28 – Sat 29 September 2018

Public Event
www.ukgrandsales.co.uk

110 exclusive companies you won’t find on the high street have been handpicked for their quality, variety and originality at the Harrogate Gift and Fashion Fair. Choose from great gifts, fashion, stunning accessories, decorative home and garden ware, unusual food and drink, health and beauty products, toys, and games.

Open: 9:30am – 5:30pm

For more information please contact Noelle Walsh on 01367 860017 or noelle@ukgrandsales.co.uk.

Admission:
Advance – £4
On the door – £7

The International Yorkshire Antique Home & Vintage Fair

Sat 6 – Sun 7 October 2018

 

The largest International Antique Home & Vintage Fair in the North with up to 400 stands displaying a large selection of vintage items and collectibles.  The fair will be held across 2 halls with premium antiques on sale in the main hall & a separate table top section offering rare finds and exciting treasures in hall 2.  From jewellery to furniture, porcelain to china, clocks to collectibles, the fair promises a fabulous range of antiques to suit every budget.

Open:

Saturday 8.30am – 5pm

Sunday 10am – 5pm

For more information please contact Nick Bayliss on 07703 558 600.

Admission:

8.30am – 5pm – £10

10am – 5pm – £7 (available for Saturday or Sunday)

Cycle Expo Yorkshire

Fri 12 October 2018 – Trade only
Sat 13 and Sun 14 October 2018 – Public

Trade and Public Event
www.CycleExpo.co.uk

Yorkshire’s largest Cycle Expo is coming to Harrogate in October 2018. With the aim of uniting cycle enthusiasts from all walks of life and getting even more of you #OnYerBike

Open: 10am – 5pm

For more information please contact Charlotte Scoular on Charlotte@CycleExpo.co.uk

Admission:
Adults £12
Student (NUS) £10
Child (6-16) £7
Free to under 5s

Countryside Live

Sat 20 – Sun 21 October 2018

Countryside Live showcases and promotes food, farming and the countryside by hosting exciting competitive classes with animals, cookery demonstrations and hands on workshops for children.

Open:

Saturday & Sunday 9am – 5pm

For more information please call 01423 541 000 or email countrysidelive@yas.co.uk

North of England Woodworking & Power Tool Show

Fri 16 – Sun 18 November 2018

Public Event
www.nelton.co.uk

The largest and longest established retail woodworking & power tool show in the UK.

Open:

Friday & Saturday 10am – 5pm

Sunday 10am – 4pm

The show is organised by Nelton Exhibitions, for more information please contact Tony Cox on 07946 855455 or exhibitions@mytimemedia.com

Admission:

Advance: Adults – £9, Concessions – £8

On the gate: Adults £11, Concessions – £10