Harrogate Spring Flower Show
takes place in April with beautiful new show gardens, a huge range of plants and garden-related items, expert advice and demonstrations and the UK’s largest floral art marquee.
Harrogate Crime-Writing Festival
is Europe’s biggest celebration of crime fiction which takes place in July. Highlights include interviews with some of the most respected authors in the genre, discussions and reading recommendations.
Harrogate Fringe Festival
takes place over three weeks in July, with a diverse mix of music, dance, poetry and theatre at a range of venues around Harrogate.
Harrogate History Festival
takes place in early October. The festival celebrates the best in historical fiction and features appearances by local and internationally acclaimed authors.
Ripon International Festival
place in September and includes music, drama, theatre, magic and historical walks amongst the highlights.