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Country shows and fairs

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Sat 2 Jul 2022 to
 Sun 3 Jul 2022

Steam and vintage rally, Duncombe Park, Helmsley,YO62 5EB. The Great Yorkshire Traction Engine Club 2022 Rally. email: web:

Sun 3 Jul 2022

Huby and Sutton Show, Sutton Park Sutton on the Forest York YO61 1DP. Set in the grounds of Sutton Park (one of the houses filmed for Gentleman Jack), this agricultural show has lots of cattle and sheep competing in advance of the Yorkshire Show and 7 rings for horse classes and jumping Main attractions the Hogg Show with Will.I Ham and Del Boy and the Tengu Taiko Drummers. 9am. £10 per person - accompanied children 16 years or under - free. tickets: on the show day email: web:

Fri 8 Jul 2022 to
 Sun 10 Jul 2022

Kilburn Feast, Kilburn, Thirsk YO61 4AG. Village Fete (no road race this year). free. email: web:

Tue 12 Jul 2022 to
 Fri 15 Jul 2022

Great Yorkshire Show, Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate HG2 8NZ. Local vet Peter Wright will appear every day, Adam Henson Tue 12 Jul, J B Gill Wed 13 Jul, Matt Baker Thu 14 Jul and Amanda Owen Fri 15 Jul. 8am-5pm. Family (2+3) £29, £13 child 5-18, under 5s free. tel: 01423 541222 tickets: Online or phone web:

Sat 16 Jul 2022 to
 Sun 17 Jul 2022

55th Masham Steam Engine Rally, Marfield Fields, Masham, HG4 4PB. A wonderful day out for the whole family at the 55th Masham Steam Rally. We have the famous Dancing Diggers, a fly past from a Lancaster Bomber, live music and children’s entertainment. Heritage vehicles (steam engines, tractors, motorcycles, stationary engines), food stalls, craft stalls and local ale!. 10am - 5pm. Adult ticket - £12 / Family ticket - £25 / Child ticket - £3 / Senior ticket - £10. tickets: Online - email: web:

Sat 16 Jul 2022

Picton Show, Picton, Yarm TS15 0AG. Sports, Gymkhana & Horticultural Show. 9am-4pm. email: web:

Wed 20 Jul 2022 to
 Thu 21 Jul 2022

Driffield Show, Kelleythorpe, Driffield YO25 9DN. 9am-5pm. Family (2+2 12-15yrs) £41, Adult £19, Age 12-15 £7, Under 12s free with adult. tel: 01377 257494 tickets: Online only email: web:

Fri 22 Jul 2022 to
 Sat 23 Jul 2022

Hampsthwaite Feast & Show, Hampsthwaite HG3 2EU. email: web:

Sat 23 Jul 2022 to
 Sun 24 Jul 2022

Dales Food & Drink Festival, Funkirk Farm, Skipton BD23 3AB. The Yorkshire Dales Food & Drink Festival. 9am-7pm. £59.50 family, £20 adult, £16 child, under 8s free (+booking fee). tel: 01756 796015  email: web:

Sun 24 Jul 2022

Aldborough & Boroughbridge Agricultural Show, Newby Hall, Skelton on Ure, Ripon HG4 5AE. Baking, handicrafts, horticulture, children’s classes, flower arranging, photography and farm produce. Dog, cattle, sheep, horse and donkey classes. Tickets include entry into the gardens and legendary adventure playground. 10am-4pm. tel: 01423 322583 tickets: Book online or buy at gate email: web:

Tue 26 Jul 2022

Ryedale Agricultural Show, Wellburn Park Nr Kirbymoorside YO62 7HQ. Ryedale Agricultural Show. From 8.30am. Adult £16, Child 5-16s £8, under 5s free. tel: 07984 939701  tickets: Online or card payment on the day email: web:

Fri 29 Jul 2022 to
 Sun 31 Jul 2022

Deer Shed Festival, Baldersby Park, Topcliffe, Thirsk YO7 3BZ. Music, Comedy, Shows, Science, Sport, Spoken word, Literary, Theatre, Workshops, Arts, Cinema, Food. "Deer Shed is the best family festival in the UK, Deer Shed is a place to make memories that you will cherish forever." Festivals For All. 10am Friday to Noon Monday. Full weekend: Adult £188.58, Child (11-15) £73.96, Child (6-10) £63.12, Child (3-5) £32.07, under 3s free. tickets: Book online email: web:

Sat 30 Jul 2022

Birstwith Show, Birstwith, Harrogate HG3 3AG. email: web:

Sat 30 Jul 2022

Borrowby Show, Hillside Rural Activities Park, Knayton. YO7 4AX. Borrowby Agricultural & Horticultural Society Show & Gymkahana. Yorkshire Terrier Racing, Hurworth Hunt Display, Northallerton Silver Band, Vintage Tractors & Cars, Yorkshire Pudding Throwing World Championships, Working Dog Displays and more. New for 2022 - 5km Run, Fun Dog classes, Fur section, Revised equine classes, Unaffiliated SJ Pick a Size all day. 1pm. tel: 7592 518848 email: web:

Sat 30 Jul 2022

St Wilfred's Procession, Ripon HG4 1BP. The procession as we know it today has brightly decorated floats driving round the city, generating a carnival atmosphere. The origins are rumoured to date back to around 1108 when King Henry 1st granted a royal charter to the City Of Ripon to hold an annual fair in honour of a patron saint, although it is debatable whether it was to honour St Wilfrid or St Peter. 1.45pm Studley Rd, 2.30pm Allhallowgate, 3.15pm Southgate, 4.30pm Market Place East.

Sun 31 Jul 2022

Weeton Show, Weeton LS17 0AN. From 9am. tel: 07747 774428 email: web:

Tue 2 Aug 2022

Egton Bridge Gooseberry Show, St Hedda’s Schoolroom, Egton Bridge, Whitby YO21 1UX. The oldest Gooseberry show in the world, every year since 1800. 2.00-6.30pm. email: web:

Wed 3 Aug 2022

Thornton-le-Dale Show, The Showground, Maltongate,Thornton le Dale YO18 7RT. email: web:

Fri 5 Aug 2022

Hinderwell Horse & Agricultural Show, Runswick Lane, Hinderwell, Saltburn-By-Sea TS13 5HP. From 9am. Family (2+2) £14, Adult £5, Child £3, Seniors £4. web:

Sat 6 Aug 2022

Osmotherley Show, Home Farm, Thimbleby DL6 3PY. 10am-10pm. tel: 01609 882388  email: web:

Sun 7 Aug 2022

Tockwith show, Cattal Moor Lane, Tockwith, York YO26 7QH. email: web:

Sun 7 Aug 2022

Thirsk and Sowerby Festival, Sowerby Flatts, Sowerby, Thirsk YO7 1LU. Great fun for all the family. Fun4Hire will be bringing a bouncy castle and an inflatable obstacle course, and as ever this will be free for all to use. Kando Canine Capers Thirsk will be returning to the Festival again this year. The best dog agility around - have a go on the Tombola while you wait. Traditional family fairground amusements will be bringing their Strength Tester and their ball in the bucket game. 10am-4pm. Free. tel: 07920 018521 email: web:

Wed 10 Aug 2022

Danby Show, Danby, Whitby YO21 2NP. Ferrets, Horses, Horticulture, Handicrafts, Livestock, Pigeons, Rabbits and Cavies. Adult £5. Conc £4. Child (5-16) £2, Under 5s free. tel: 01287 660416 email: web:

Sat 13 Aug 2022

Kirkby Fleetham Feast, Kirkby Fleetham Village Green DL7 0SA. A traditional Village Show on the Village Green. Arena events, produce and crafts, tea and cakes or something stronger. The Feast is a rural village tradition recognised by today’s generation. web:

Sat 13 Aug 2022 to
 Mon 15 Aug 2022

Whitby Regatta, Whitby park & ride YO21 1TL. Spectacular Fireworks Display Mon 9.45pm, RAF Red Arrows Aerobatic DisplaySat 12.30pm, RAF Battle of Britain Lancaster Flying Display Sat & Sun time TBA, Rowind Polish Classic Car Rally Sun from 11am, Motor Cycle and Quad Bike Gymkhana sun from 10am, North Yorkshire Birds of Prey and more …. tel: 07827 452753 email: web:

Sun 14 Aug 2022

Ripley Agricultural Show, Ripley Castle Park, Harrogate HG3 3EA. Family (2+3) £30, Adult £12, Child (5-16) £5.50, Under 5 free. web:

Wed 24 Aug 2022

Egton Horse & Agricultural Show, Egton Cross, Egton YO21 1TZ. tel: 01947 893434  web:

Sat 27 Aug 2022

Wensleydale Show, Leyburn DL8 5JG. On A6108 road Leyburn to Richmond. Family (2+3) £25, Adult £10, Child (5-16) £5, Under 5s free. tickets: Online or at the gate email: web:

Sat 27 Aug 2022

Bilsdale Show, Thornhill Farm, Chop Gate, Bilsdale TS9 7JS. 9am-5pm. email: web:

Mon 29 Aug 2022

Farndale Show, Church Houses, Farndale,YO62 7LF. tel: 01751 430885  email: web:

Mon 29 Aug 2022

Reeth Show, Reeth, Swaledale DL11 6AR. 9.30am-5pm. Adult £8, Child £2, Free parking. tel: 07506 380393 email: web:

Tue 30 Aug 2022

Kilnsey show, Kilnsey, Skipton BD23 5PS. The Yorkshire Dales’ premier agricultural show. home to a spectacular showcase of keenly contested livestock competitions, equine events and sheepdog trials, together with a fabulous display of baking, handicrafts, horticulture, and of course, the famous Crag race. 9am-5pm. Family (2+3) £30, Adult £12, Child (11-15) £4, Child (6-10) £2, under 6s free. tel: 01756 753259  tickets: Online or at gate (gate is more expensive) email: web:

Sat 3 Sep 2022

Kildale Agricultural & Horticultural Show, The Village Hall Field, Kildale, Whitby YO21 2RG. 10am-4pm. tel: 01642 723768  email: web:

Wed 7 Sep 2022

Muker Show, Muker, Richmond DL11 6QG. 8am-4.30pm. £7, Child 5-15 yrs £1, under 5s free. email: web:

Sat 10 Sep 2022

Castleton Show & road race, Castleton, Whitby YO21 2EU. A traditional village show. The Castleton Show Run is a most scenic and undulating road course of approximately 6 miles/10 km through the heart of the North York Moors. From noon. email: web:

Sat 10 Sep 2022 to
 Sun 11 Sep 2022

Steam Gathering, Hunton, Bedale DL8 1QF. Over 1000 exhibits displaying over 120 years of Agricultural and Motoring Heritage. Ploughing match Sunday 11am. From 10am. Adult £10, Child (5-15) £5, Under 5s free. Free parking. tel: 01677 450461 email: web:

Sat 10 Sep 2022

Stanhope Agricultural Show, Stanhope, Co Durham DL13 2PQ. 9am-6.30pm (4pm Sun). Family £20, Adult £8, OAP £7, Child £4. tel: 07966 516270 email: web:

Sun 11 Sep 2022

NY Agricultural Show, Otterington Hall, South Otterington, Northallerton DL7 9HW. North Yorkshire County Agricultural Show. From 8am. £35 family, £12 adult, £9 child, under 5s free. tel: 07787 387831  tickets: Online or at varous outlets, see website email: web:

Fri 16 Sep 2022 to
 Sun 18 Sep 2022

Harrogate Autumn Flower Show, Newby Hall, Ripon HG4 5AE. 9.30am to 5.30pm (Sun 4.30pm). Online: £21.50, £3 on gate. tel: 01423 648212  tickets: Online or on gate email: web:

Sat 17 Sep 2022

Eggleston Agricultural Show, Hayberries Farm, Mickleton DL12 0LP. Adult £8, child (5-14) £2, Under 5s free. tel: 01751 432529  email: web:

Sat 17 Sep 2022

Stokesley Show, Springfield, Stokesley, Middlesbrough TS9 5ER. One of the largest one day shows in the Country. 8.30am-6pm. Family £40, Adult £16, Child (5-16) £12, under 5s free. tel:  01845 587158  tickets: Online only email: web:

Mon 19 Sep 2022

Nidderdale Show, Pateley Bridge HG3 5BD. Celebrates the best of agricultural traditions with top class livestock, horse and dog sections and boasts one of the finest exhibitions of animals anywhere in the UK. 7.45am – 6pm. Adults £15.00 at gate, £12,50 online, Child 16 & under free, parking free. tel: 01969 650129 tickets: Online or at gate email: web:

Sat 24 Sep 2022 to
 Sun 25 Sep 2022

Masham Sheep Fair, Masham, Ripon HG4 4DZ. Sheep showing, Sheep Racing, Craft Market, Bishop Blaize Procession, Fleece Stalls, Sheepdog Demonstrations, Hand Bell Ringers, Morris Dancers, Art Exhibition and Tours of Theakstons & Black Sheep Breweries, as well as a small Children's Fair. 10am-4pm. email: web: