Annual events in Leyburn
There are a number of events held annually that have become favourites in the busy calender of Leyburn and Lower Wensleydale.
Wensleydale Tournament of Song - 20 March - 31 March 2017
Festival for music, singing, poetry and prose. Staged at Leyburn Methodist Church Hall and The Garden Rooms at Tennants and programmes are available from Towlers Newsagent's. The scope and quality of the performances provide a two-week extravaganza of entertainment.
Leyburn 1940s' Weekend - 22 & 23 July 2017
A weekend of 1940s' nostalgia, fun and laughter. Dancing and singing in the street and pavement theatre by Leyburn Amateur Dramatic Society. Re-enactors from all over the country choose Leyburn for a friendly atmosphere, great participation by the local community and a well-organised weekend.
Wensleydale Agricultural Show 26 August 2017
The premier agricultural event in Lower Wensleydale brings the community together in a festival celebrating the area's agricultural heretage. Something for everyone of all ages, with arena entertainment, showing classes for farm animals and categories for home baking and gardening, stalls and refreshments. There is usually an entertainment spectacular in the main arena to provide entertainment for all the family. A Dales event not to be misssed.