Don’t be sad that summer’s nearly over!
The days may be getting shorter and the nights a little cooler, but that’s no reason to put away your glad rags for the rest of the year. There’s always something fun going down in Skipton and the good people of this town know, more than anyone else, that it’s important to make the very most of the summer time whilst its here.
This month there’s a wide variety of events on that are catered to a full range of people, so whether you’re a family looking to squeeze as much fun out of the summer as possible, or a twenty-something looking fo late night and a good time, there should be something to keep you interested in Skipton.
Shrek visits Thornton Hall Country Park
Sunday 15th September 2019/10am onwards
Whatever the weather, Thornton Hall Country Park is the kind of place that kids of all ages simply fall in love with. This family friendly attraction is a sure fire hit on most days, but swing by on this Sunday and you’ll be able to catch kids’ favourite Shrek making live appearances. If you’ve got young ones who are besotted with the famously grouchy green ogre then this is a perfect opportunity to get them outside for the day!
Comedy Night at The Fleece
Sunday 15th September 2019/8pm onwards
Don’t miss this opportunity to catch some of the finest up and coming stand up comedians currently performing on the circuit! The Fleece is home to some of the best hand pulled ales in the town, but every 3rd Sunday of the month it also transforms into a comedy club. Entry is absolutely free, so all you’ll have to pay for is your beverages. Different comedians come and go each week, so you’re always guaranteed something new. What more could you ask for?
Psymerian at Venue
Friday 20th September 2019/9pm onwards
Venue has been the centre of a thriving electronic music scene in Skipton for years now, bringing together folks from all over the area who love nothing more than a few bevvies and good, hard rave to top off their week. This month, after plenty of requests, local legend Psymerian brings a night long set of Drum & Bass and Jungle music to Skipton. Entry is free and there’ll be cheap drink offers on all night to keep folks on their feet.
Wedding Open Day at Thornton Hall
Sunday 29th September 2019/1pm-4pm
Wedding open days are a compulsory component of any wedding planning experience, one which brides and grooms can often be exhausted by. Thornton Hall, always looking to expand its portfolio of activities, will be holding a Wedding Open Day this September to showcase its stunning location, gorgeous views and attractive interiors. Experience first hand what your wedding at Thornton Hall could be like and have a taste of the locally sourced, award-winning catering that makes it a must-see wedding venue.
DJ Howard G at Venue
Friday 27th September 2019/9pm-2am
Finally, it’s worth mentioning one more date for your calendar, if you’re looking to dance the night away on a Friday. DJ Howard G returns to Venue once more to bring a whole night of uplifting funky house to dance away the weekend. Free entry means there’s really nothing to lose here and you’ll be handsomely rewarded with non-stop tunes until 2am.Continue reading »