Sheep racing at Malham Show Copyright Stephen Garnett

Dark Skies Events

Our Dark Skies Festivals are all about discovering, learning and enjoying the dark and the stars you can see as a result.

Here you can find all the brilliant 'Dark Skies' events that businesses in the Yorkshire Dales National Park and Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty are holding, which take place from 14 February to 1 March 2020.

If you are interested in any of these wonderful events and want to make your stay in the Yorkshire Dales longer, why not take a look at our Where to stay page with lots of fantastic accommodation providers to choose from.

Star Glamp

February 28, 2020 - March 1, 2020

Join us for a family weekend of glamping, stargazing and campfires.  In collaboration with our colleagues at ‘Go Stargazing’, we […]


Night Navigation

February 28, 2020 - February 28, 2020

See the valleys, hills and fells of the Yorkshire Dales like never before. If you’ve ever got caught in the […]