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: http://www.visitharrogate.co.uk/events.
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: http://hicyorkshire.co.uk/whats-on
Ripley Castle – August 2016 http://www.visitharrogate.co.uk/events/foodies-festival-p1268191
Great Yorkshire Show
Great Yorkshire Showground – July 2016 http://www.visitharrogate.co.uk/events/great-yorkshire-show-p1238101
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! http://www.visitharrogate.co.uk/events/tour-de-yorkshire Check our Walking & Rambling section for great locations to go cycling.
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