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Children's events

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Up to
 Sun 3 Mar 2024

Event imageLiving History Tudor Weekend, Bolton Castle, Leyburn DL8 4ET. Tudor England was a time of great change. Come and join ‘living historians’ and find out how life would have differed between 1485, the beginning of the reign of King Henry VII, and 1603 with the death of Henry’s granddaughter, the last Tudor monarch, Elizabeth I. The event is included as part of usual admission charges. 10am to 5pm each day. £15, Child (5-18) £12.50, Senior (67+) £12.50, Family £60. Parking £5. tel: 01969 623981 email: web:

Sun 17 Mar 2024

Dance It Up North, The Forum, Bullamoor Rd, Northallerton DL6 1LP. A chance to see the many forms of dance that’s being practised and produced locally. Schools, youth dance companies and community groups come together to celebrate dance. It is a joyous and moving event. 7pm. £7, Child & Senior £4. tel: 01609 776230 tickets: Book online, at The Forum or on the door. email: web:

Fri 22 Mar 2024 to
 Sun 14 Apr 2024

Buckets of Fun Easter, Kiplin Hall DL10 6AT. Discover buckets of fun activities hiding in the grounds of Kiplin this spring. Play games, explore trails, learn, and laugh as a family in the fresh air. Kiplin’s buckets of fun will be placed in the grounds and gardens for you to find. After using the resources in the buckets please put them back for another family to find. 10am-5pm, closed Thursdays. No extra charge - standard admission. tel: 01748 818178 tickets: On the gate or online email: web:

Sat 23 Mar 2024 to
 Sun 24 Mar 2024

Event imageNorthallerton Medieval Market, High Street, Northallerton DL7 8QR. Come and experience the sights, sounds and smells of Northallerton’s market as it might have looked in Medieval England between 1066 and 1307. You will have the opportunity to talk to (and sample the produce from) medieval market traders including a baker, a pie stall, a surgeon, and a fletcher and bowyer with authentic medieval music providing a truly immersive experience. Free.

Sat 23 Mar 2024 to
 Sun 24 Mar 2024

Migration (U), Ritz Cinema, Westgate, Thirsk YO7 1QS. Fun animated adventure for all the family. After a migrating duck family alights on their pond with thrilling tales of far-flung places, the Mallard family leave the safety of home and embark on a family road trip, from New England, to New York City, to tropical Jamaica. Matinees only. Sat & Sun 2.30pm. £6 all tickets. tel: 01845 524751 tickets: On door web:

Thu 2 May 2024

Event imageThe Forage Box, Kiplin Hall DL10 6AT. Enjoy nature’s pantry. A 5-hour guided session with a foraging expert, which includes ID guidance and finding wild ingredients. There will also be plenty of food and drink to get stuck into! Expect a walking route of around 2km predominantly on footpaths. 11am-4pm. £70. tel: 01748 818178 tickets: Book online email: web: