Sharing what matters…Welcome to our world & event blog.


New Antiques Fair Set To Debut In Harrogate

We are delighted to welcome Continuity Fairs to the Yorkshire Event Centre for 2018.  YEC will be hosting the new Yorkshire antiques fair in Harrogate. There are 3 fantastic antique fairs planned for 2018. The 3 fairs will attract visitors across Harrogate and Yorkshire.  The first Great...

Read MoreRead More

February Has Been Event-Full

It feels like the year has only just started yet we are already turning the calendar over to March. The evenings are getting lighter, Harrogate is starting to blossom and Spring is round the corner...

Read MoreRead More
British Craft Trade Fair

Top Tips for making the most of Exhibitions

The time has come to promote your business at an exhibition, here are some top tips for getting organised. When choosing event space and planning an event, there’s a lot to take into consideration. So, how do you make sure your exhibition stand stands up...

Read MoreRead More

My First 6 months as Deputy Venue Manager at YEC

By Mike Large It’s now been 6 months since I started as Deputy Venue Manager at the Yorkshire Event Centre and I’m loving every minute. We have a great team of talented people working on sales (finding and contracting the events) and operations (making the events...

Read MoreRead More
Stripped Tractor

Pimp my Tractor

Have you seen the YEC’s stripy tractor? It’s the talk of the town you know…. It started its life as a normal red tractor doing really mucky but useful work, cutting grass and hauling trailers. Until one day lots of new machines arrived it became...

Read MoreRead More
pud for event

A Pud to Reflect an Event

If you frequent social media sites (which I must admit to), you will have seen plenty of photos of other people’s food. It could be an exquisite, Michelin-starred celebration meal or a quirky cake; maybe it’s served in edible bowls or comes with a pair...

Read MoreRead More