What’s on

Keeping you up to date with what’s on at the Yorkshire Event Centre.  We host a wide range of exciting indoor and outdoor events, exhibitions and festivals.  See our what’s on guide for events in Harrogate, Yorkshire.

Featured events at Yorkshire Event Centre

The Fishing Show

Sat 8 – Sun 9 June 2019

UK’s newest fishing show will launch in Yorkshire June 2019.

Looking for Carp fishing shows 2019? Whatever style of fishing you are into, The Fishing Show 2019 will cover all aspects of angling.  Including carp fishing, coarse fishing, fly fishing, sea fishing and fly tying.

An action packed weekend with talks, demonstrations, expert advice, workshops, and plenty of retail stands.  See what’s on for more details.

Upcoming events at Yorkshire Event Centre

Harrogate Christmas Tree Centre

Fri 30  November – Fri 21 December 2018

Harrogate’s leading retailer of cut Christmas Trees with the widest selection of both strong and low needle retention Christmas Trees.

A large quantity of Christmas Trees are grown on their own North Yorkshire plantation.  If you need advice on looking after your tree and keep it looking as good as possible through until the New Year.

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Ripon Farm Services New Year 2 Day Show

Weds 16 – Thurs 17 January 2019

Now in it’s 15th year, Ripon Farm Services show will kick start the New Year.

Showcasing the latest technology available from major agricultural machinery manufacturers and suppliers.

Ice Cream and Gelato Expo

Tues 12 – Thur 14 February 2019

Trade Event

The Ice Cream and Gelato Expo 2019 is a unique trade event that showcases every element of the ice cream industry; from a huge variety of ice cream, to machinery, sundries, equipment and packaging.

A must-do event for anyone in the industry, discover a delicious and unique array of premium ice cream manufacturers, retailers, caterers and suppliers all under one roof!


Spring Quilt Festival Harrogate

Fri 22 – Sun 24 February 2019

A popular public show featuring quilt displays from well known quilters.  Visitors can browse a variety of exhibitors selling patchwork  and quilting supplies.

Demonstrators are on hand across the 3 day show, sharing techniques and offering advice.  Mini workshops are are also available.

The Yorkshire Motorhome & Accessory Show

Fri 22 – Sun 24 March 2019

Public Event

The Yorkshire Motorhome and Accessory Show will showcase over 300 new and used motorhomes.  Come and see displays from a selection of over 30 national and local dealers.

Browse over 120 exhibitors across the indoor exhibition halls and outdoor shopping areas for vehicles and accessories.

British Craft Trade Fair

Sun 7 – Tue 9 April 2019

Trade Event

British Craft Trade Fair (BCTF) is the largest and most prestigious curated craft fair in the UK.

BCTF is unique as THE only trade fair representing British hand made items.  Established over 40 years ago BCTF is supported by buyers from independent gift shops, galleries, boutiques, architects and interior design practices, department stores and hotels or restaurants who are looking for high quality, unique products made in Britain.

Springtime Live

Sat 13 April 2019

A fun packed family day out – once inside all events are free!

Experience food, farming and the countryside at this fun filled family day out.  From holding a newly hatched chick, making bread, meeting the Easter Bunny, to joining the fantastic live shows on offer.


Wed 1 – Thur 2 May 2019

CHEMUK 2019 – UK Chemical Industries Supply Chain Expo & Speaker Programme.

The brand new UK Chemical Industries Supply Chain Expo & Open Conference. Bringing together all key layers of the UK’s Chemical & Chemical Products industries for an intensive 2-day networking, business development, best practice, intelligence gathering, issue debating and supply chain sourcing experience.


Northern Shooting Show

Sat 11 – Sun 12 May 2019

The Northern Shooting Show is the UK’s largest indoor and outdoor shooting show.

With everything for shooting enthusiasts or anyone wanting to get into the sport.  2 day public show celebrating all aspects of the sport.  Friendly atmosphere gives all shooters the chance to meet and learn from industry experts and see all the latest products.

The Fishing Show

Sat 8 – Sun 9 June 2019

UK’s newest fishing show will launch in Yorkshire.

Bringing together everybody’s fishing favourites under one roof – the best brands, the latest gear and the biggest personalities. Whatever style of fishing you are into there’s something for everyone. If you are new to fishing, The Fishing Show provides friendly advice and the chance to perfect your technique to help get you started.

Great Northern Quilt and Needlecraft Show

Fri 30 August – Sun 1 September 2019

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

A huge variety of exhibitors selling patchwork & quilting supplies. Demonstrators will be on hand to share their techniques, plus a full hands-on workshop programme.

Past events at Yorkshire Event Centre

North of England Woodworking & Power Tool Show

November 2018

Public Event

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

Over 90 exhibitors and 50 of the countries leading demonstrators on show throughout the 3 days.