During the year both visitors and locals enjoy various themed weekends and festivals in and around Ingleton. Our site usually books up early for these dates!
2020 Dates (may be subject to change)
6-19th April- The Great Ingleton Easter Egg Hunt
10-12th April Sheafstock 3 days of live music at the Wheatsheaf Pub Ingleton & marquee.
TBC- Taste Cumbria Food Festival at Kirkby Lonsdale
1st May - Tour de Yorkshire - Stage 2 Skipton to Leyburn passing through Ribblehead & Horton-in-Ribblesdale
3rd May - Falling Star Theatre - Here I Belong @ Ingleborough Community Centre 7pm
3rd May - Watercolour Art Workshop - 'Drawn in the Dales' at Broadrake, Chapel-Le-Dale (booking essential)
7-10th May - Kirkby Lonsdale Beer & Music Festival
2-10th May – Wray Scarecrow Festival (7miles from the site)
23-29th May Gaping Gill Winch Meet (Bradford Pothole Club)– Descend over 100m by chair/winch into the largest cavern in the UK. Turn up early! £15.00
25th May – Austwick Village Cuckoo Festival , Street Market & Fell Race 10.00am – 4.00pm
June/July/August - Overground Underground Festival - an opportunity for family friendly exploration in and around Ingleborough. Activities, walks, talks and shows.
6th June: Barbon Hill Climb - Multi-Championship @ Barbon Manor, Barbon LA6 2LJ
28th June -Escape to the Dales Cycle Sportive
3-5th July- ‘Operation Homeguard’ 1940’s Weekend in Ingleton
4th July - Barbon Hill Climb (Motorsport UK) @ Barbon Manor, Barbon LA6 2LJ
10-12th July - Country Harvest Food Fair
18th July - Ingleton Village Gala & Mountain Race
22nd August – 116th Annual Gargrave Show, nr Skipton
14-21st August - Gaping Gill Winch Meet (Craven Pothole Club) – Descent over 100m by chair/winch into the largest cavern in the UK. Turn up early! £15.00
29th Aug- Malhamdale Show
29th Aug - Wensleydale Agricultural Show, Leyburn
31st Aug - Reeth Show
1st September - Kilnsey Show
3rd to 6th September - Settle Folk Gathering
10th September - Westmorland County Show, Kendal
13th September - Blacksmith for a Day workshop at Broadrake, Chapel-Le-Dale (booking essential)
Saturday 26th September 2020 - Annual 66th Three Peaks Race (postponed from April 2020)
27th September - 57th Annual 3-Peaks Cyclo Cross Race
In addition to the above events, organised locally are events by the Yorkshire Dales National Park (guided walks, talks, demonstrations and craft making workshops) and the Friends of Settle to Carlisle Railway who organise guided walks (free of charge) including short walks around Ribblehead Viaduct and Blea Moor Tunnel.