BBC Antiques Roadshow 2017
Thursday 13 July 2017
Castle Howard, North Yorkshire
For our 40th series, Antiques Roadshow will be visiting some fantastic venues.
Ryedale Festival Summer Programme
Friday 14 - Sunday 30 July 2017
Ryedale Festival 2017 – bringing great music and top-class performers to beautiful and historic venues, in a friendly atmosphere amid idyllic North Yorkshire countryside.
The headlines of the festival include four unmissable orchestral concerts. Sir Mark Elder conducts the Hallé in Elgar’s The Dream of Gerontius at York Minster, reflecting a festival theme of Dreams and Visions; the Orchestra of Opera North are at Scarborough Spa with a thrilling programme of Rachmaninov and Berlioz; and the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment and Royal Northern Sinfonia bookend the festival with irresistible concerts at Hovingham Hall.
The Castle Howard Triathlon 2017
22 & 23 July 2017
The Castle Triathlon Series consists of five weekend races throughout the summer of 2017, providing an open platform for triathletes of all abilities to compete nationally. It is simple to get involved, you can enter as many of the races as you choose or take on the whole series. Please see website for more information and registration. Children races, Individual, Relay, Starter Sprint, Sprint, Olympic, Half Iron Man.. castletriathlonseries.co.uk
Castle Howard Triathlon Medal 2015 (above).
Castle Howard Proms 2017
Saturday 19 August 2017
Set on the sweeping North Lawn, this spectacular classical concert will be a night to remember for the whole family.
The evocative sound of the last remaining Spitfire with its original wartime service engine will open Castle Howard’s Proms 2017 in patriotic style.
Confirmed guests include Brit Award winners Blake
and rising classical star soprano Joanna Forest
, who will be joined on stage by the London Gala Orchestra
The programme will include popular classics, songs from musicals and Proms favourites including Jerusalem, Rule Britannia and Pomp & Circumstance No 1 all of which will create a magical evening of music which concludes with a stunning laser and firework finale.