Annual events in Leyburn
Wensleydale Tournament of Song - awaiting dates for 2018
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.
Middleham Stables Open Day - Awaiting date for 2018
Lower Wensleydale is famous for horseracing. The area is the leading training centre in the North of England. The Open Day is being held on Easter Monday rather than Good Friday. The event attracts thousands of racing enthusiasts from all over the country.
Leyburn 1940s' Weekend - 21 & 22 July 2018
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 25 August 2018
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.