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The events listed on this website are in and around the National Park. The events are listed and managed by businesses and other organisations. The Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority is not responsible for events unless it is stated that we are the organiser. If you have any queries about events please contact the event organiser directly.

Dig & Discover

Skipton Town Hall High St, Skipton

Craven Museum will be celebrating The Festival of Archaeology 2024 with a family Dig & Discover Day. Join us in the Concert Hall for a range of archaeology-based family activities. You’ll be able to excavate artefacts from our dig boxes, contribute to our community Lego Build (reconstructing a historic building) and explore local communities of the past […]

Make an Oyster Catcher

Dales Countryside Museum Station Yard, Hawes, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Make an Oyster Catcher with Jane in our family drop in afternoon event. Included in museum admission.  

Hands on History – Oil Lamps

Dales Countryside Museum Station Yard, Hawes, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Join Liz to find out about the history of oil lamps and have a go at making your own replica. Included in museum admission

Late July Craft Fair in Hawes

The Market House, Hawes, Wensleydale Market Place, Hawes

Visit our high quality craft fair in the Market House, right in the centre of Hawes in beautiful Wensleydale. The show will feature a wide range of  unique hand made crafts and art products created by local and regional makers. The crafts on display will include wood products, handmade soaps, cards, knitwear, glass products, jewellery, […]

Drystone Walling Demonstration

Dales Countryside Museum Station Yard, Hawes, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Drystone Walling Demonstration. Join Dales Volunteers as they showcase the traditional craft of drystone walling. They will explain the construction of this iconic feature of the National Park landscape. Included in museum admission

Butterfly and Flowers Printing

Dales Countryside Museum Station Yard, Hawes, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Join Jane for this drop in family event and have a go at printing images of butterflies and flowers. Included in museum admission No booking required

BROADRAKE – Scything with Steve Tomlin

Broadrake Bunkbarn Chapel-le-dale, Ingleton, North Yorkshire

Steve  first taught us to scythe back in 2013 and he's been teaching here every year ever since! We've never stopped appreciating just how useful the alpine scythe is around our tricky site at Broadrake! We'll be hosting Steve and supplying home-baked refreshments, but you will need to bring a packed lunch. Book direct with […]

Hands on History – Finds from Archaeological Sites

Dales Countryside Museum Station Yard, Hawes, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Join Liz in our Hands on History session where you will have a chance to handle real finds from archaeological sites! What were they used for? What can they tell us about the past? Included in museum admission

Recurring

Drystone Walling Demonstration

Dales Countryside Museum Station Yard, Hawes, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Drystone Walling Demonstration. Join Dales Volunteers as they showcase the traditional craft of drystone walling. They will explain the construction of this iconic feature of the National Park landscape. Included in museum admission

Printing Flowers on the Common

Dales Countryside Museum Station Yard, Hawes, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Join Jane for this afternoon, drop in family event and print a variety of flowers on the common. Included in museum admission No booking required