Join in with Yorkshire Dales life in the wonderful collection of events and festivals that take place throughout the year.
From local agricultural shows to walking festivals, legendary arts and music in Dales villages, to the warmth and atmosphere of the Christmas Markets,
there’s always something to see and do whatever the time of year.
Discovering what's on our doorstep is a joy. I took the chance this morning to go for a run and compile the descriptions below, so that you can follow it too.
Here is a 4+ mile route that you can enjoy Read more.
Kilnsey Show was a great fun-filled day on Tuesday. The setting of the showfield in Upper Wharfedale never ceases to impress and the landscape is as inspiring as it is beautiful. The day was action-packed Read more.
Tomorrow marks the First Day of August - Yorkshire Day. It's a time to celebrate the wonderful county that we live in. As celebrations commence throughout the county, here is a flavour of the events taking Read more.
This weekend saw the arrival of the Yorkshire Dales Food and Drink Festival to our family's very own Funkirk Farm, just outside Skipton, for the very first time. It was a fantastic weekend with a vibrant Read more.
Fancy that! Today is a day of the year especially dedicated to Teddy Bear Picnics. My daughter would love that.
Do you remember the lyrics of the song that begins:
If you go down in the woods today, Read more.
“Lovely spacious accommodation, home from home, children particularly enjoyed the Forbidden Corner in Leyburn (fun for adults too!). Great day out in York, Skipton lovely as well as Gargrave and Grassington. Lovely quaint village. Great walks by canal through field. Lovely stay, thank you.”