Friday 1 - Sunday 3 September 2017
Held on the grounds of Escrick Park Estate in York, YO19 6EA (just off the A19) our show welcomes everyone to camp for the weekend, or simply spend a day enjoying the atmosphere and company of VW enthusiasts, the music we all like and the child friendly experience.
If you haven't yet attended this show we encourage you to do so. Ticket prices are a bargain especially when you consider what's on offer: Live Bands, Food Traders, VW Gift Traders, Auto Jumble Traders , Dog show, Children activities, weekend camping in York plus a chance to do some sightseeing in the beautiful city of York.
York Beer & Cider Festival
20 - 23 September 2017
York Knavesmire. The Festival will be sited in the new purpose built Course Enclosure directly opposite the Grandstand on the other side of the race track.
Venue: York Racecourse, YO24 1DJ map
Organised by Campaign for Real Ale York.
More than 400 real ales, more than 100 ciders! Housed in a spacious marquee with ample seating, a huge beer garden and a wide selection of food stalls. Thanks for sharing our poster!
The award winning monthly market run by volunteers selling a range of local foods & crafts to local people, produced by local growers and artisans. First Saturday of every month.
Heart of York Bike Ride
Sunday 3 September 2017
By taking part in a British Heart Foundation event you’ll be sure to have fun and get yourself fitter but with the money you raise you’ll also help to save lives. Choose from 2 routes (22miles or 40miles), both starting from the historic city of York and taking in some of the best North Yorkshire moorland and countryside. bhf.org.uk
Malton Food Lovers Market
Saturday 9 September 2017 Sister event to the annual Food Lovers Festival is Malton Food Lovers Markets which take place every second Saturday. Lots of stalls selling local produce, live chef demo, free entry, free parking. Located inside and outside the Milton Rooms, with a Harvest theme. All dates are for the second Saturdays in the month, with the exception of May the Malton Food Lovers Festival. All 2017 dates
Heritage Open Days
Heritage Open Days 7-10 September 2017
Heritage Open Days celebrates England's fantastic architecture and culture by offering free access to properties that are usually closed to the public or normally charge for admission. Every year on four days in September, buildings of every age, style and function throw open their doors, ranging from castles to factories, town halls to tithe barns, parish churches to Buddhist temples. It is a once-a-year chance to discover hidden architectural treasures and enjoy a wide range of tours, events and activities which bring to life local history and culture.
15 - 17 September 2017
Venue: Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate
A huge range of flowers, gardening accessories, summerhouses, statues, ceramic pots, tools & much more. A grand day out whatever the weather. For many exhibitors, the two Harrogate Shows in April and September mark the beginning and end of the UK's Horticultural Show season, taking in Chelsea, Hampton Court and Tatton Park on the way. Around 90 of the country's leading horticultural nurseries will be competing for medal award cards and silver trophies and selling from their plant markets. All are specialists in their field and happy to share their knowledge with visitors. flowershow.org.uk
2017 DATES - ROAD RACES:
The Spring Cup Bob Smith Trophy Road Races: 22nd/23rd April
The Cock O'The North Continental Road Races: 24th/25th June
The Barry Sheene Road Races: 22nd/23rd July
The Steve Henshaw International Gold Cup: 23rd/24th September 2017
DATES - HILL CLIMBS
The Festival of Speed: 29th/30th April
National Car & Bike Hill Climb: 20th August
Oliver's Mount Bike Hill Climb: 8th October
Brownlee Triathlon, Harewood House
2017 " For four years, Brownlee Tri has welcomed thousands of triathletes of all ages and abilities to Alistair and Jonny Brownlee's home county of Yorkshire. However, sadly after much consideration there will be no event taking place this year. Our thanks go to all Brownlee Tri participants and partners in recent years for their support. We created a great triathlon event and some amazing memories we can all be proud of. We would like to take stock and hope that Brownlee Tri will return in the future."
Weekly Free 5km timed run. Every Saturday at 9am. (Note: Check with facebook for any cancellations).
1½ laps of York Racecourse (map) on the tarmac path.
Sometimes upto 600 runners! A fast flat course. All levels of fitness. A great start to your weekend. Grab a post parkrun coffee from The Poppy Coffee Co van. Entirely organised by volunteers. You need to register and get your barcode from parkrun.org.uk