Harrogate hosts a year-round event calendar including everything from entertainment, festivals and seasonal shows.

Visit Harrogate, the official tourism website for Harrogate & District, has an excellent website full of local events and exhibitions; keep up to date during your stay here:

Some tried and tested favourites:

The Harrogate Conference & Exhibition Centre

Holds events throughout the year, varying from comedians, bands and wine tasting! Check the website for future events:

Foodies Festival

Ripley Castle – August 2016

Great Yorkshire Show

Great Yorkshire Showground – July 2016

Harrogate Flower Shows

Great Yorkshire Showground – September 2016

Tour de Yorkshire

Harrogate has been voted an official Host Town for the Tour de Yorkshire 2017. With delicious local food and drink in every surrounding town and village you can get to the heart of what this great county is all about and immerse yourself in the excitement of the Tour de Yorkshire. Bring your bike and make a weekend of it! Check our Walking & Rambling section for great locations to go cycling.