To December Settle. The Folly. ‘Curiosity’ Explore curious treasures. www.thefolly.org.uk

To September Saltaire. Kath Libbert Jewellery Gallery. Sun, Sea & Sand jewellery exhibition. www.kathlibbertjewellery.co.uk

To August Ilkley. The Vine Restaurant. Exhibition of watercolour paintings. www.cliverand.com

3 York. Ampleforth Abbey. Apple Orchard Tour. 2.30pm. Booking required. Continues to October. 01439 766000. www.ampleforth.org.uk

4 Burley in Wharfedale. Salem Church. Airedale & Wharfedale Family History Society Research Evening. 7.30pm. www.awfhs.org.uk

4–7 Scarborough. Staxtonbury Music Festival. www.staxtonbury.com

5–7 Ingleton. 1940s Weekend. www.ingleton40s.co.uk

5–7 Hunsworth nr Bradford. The Yorkshire Wartime Experience. www.nelz60.moonfruit.com

5–7 Cleckheaton. Folk Festival. www.cleckheatonfolkfestival.org

5–17 Scarborough. Spa. Quilt Show. 10am–4pm. www.scarboroughspa.co.uk

5–13 York. Early Music Festival. www.ncem.co.uk

6 Heptonstall. Festival. Family-friendly event. www.visitcalderdale.com

6–7 Helmsley. Duncombe Park. Steam Rally. www.duncombepark.com

7 Pontefract. Liquorice Festival. www.experiencewakefield.co.uk

7 Oxenhope. Straw Race. www.haworth-village.org.uk

7 Skipton. Sheep Day. Educational fun show for all the family. www.welcometoskipton.com

7 Leyburn. Constable Burton. Summer Plant Fair. 11am-4pm. www.flowerpowerfairs.co.uk

7 Brough. Pet Fair Dog show. www.wherecanwego.com

7 Gargrave. Annual Duck Race. Noon.

7 Halifax. Manor Heath Park. K9 Party in the Park. Dog-themed activities for all the family. www.rspcahalifaxhuddersfieldbradford.org.uk

7–13 Holmfirth. Art Week. In aid of Macmillan Cancer. www.holmfirthartweek.org.uk

9–10 Harrogate. RHS Harlow Carr. A Midsummer Night’s Dream Outdoor theatre production. 6.45pm. www.harrogateinternational-festivals.com

11–13 Settle. Victoria Hall. Beer Festival. www.settlevictoriahall.org.uk

11–14 Gargrave. Village Hall. Art Exhibition. www.gargravearts.webs.com

12 Carlton in Coverdale. Memorial Hall. Talk by Edgar Jenkins exploring church choral music. 7.30pm. £10 includes glass of wine with cheese and biscuits. 01969 640415.

12–14 Bradford. City Park. Festival of music, art and dance. www.bradfestival.org.uk

12–14 Wetherby. Food Festival. www.pjevents.co.uk

12–14 Boston Spa. Festival. Events for all the family.

12–14 Driffield. Burton Agnes Hall and Gardens. Jazz and Blues Festival. www.burtonagnes.com

12–28 Ryedale. Festival. Various Venues. www.ryedalefestival.com

13 Halifax. Book Corner, the Piece Hall. Q&A and book signing with Gentleman Jack’s Helena Whitbread. 7pm. £7.50, booking essential. www.visitcalderdale.com

13 Carlton. Gin & Jazz Festival. 1.30pm. www.carltontowers.co.uk

13–14 North Yorkshire Moors Railway. ‘60s Fest. Events taking place at Pickering, Levisham and Goathland stations. www.nymr.co.uk

13–14 Hebden Bridge. Steampunk Weekend. www.hebdenbridge.co.uk

14 Whitby. Pavilion. Grimethorpe Colliery Band. 3pm. www.whitbypavilion.co.uk

14 Otley. Food and Drink Festival. www.visitotley.co.uk

14 Pateley Bridge. Artisan Market. Over 40 traders. 10am-3pm. blog.yorkshiredales.org.uk

18–21 Harrogate. Old Swan Hotel. Theakston Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival. harrogateinternationalfestivals.com

19–20 Bedale. Camp Hill Estate. Sausage and Beer Festival. www.camphill.co.uk/Events-Festivals/Sausage-Beer-Festival

19–21 Hornsea Carnival. www.hornseacarnival.org

20 Halifax. Indoor Market. Record and CD Fair. 10am. www.wherecanwego.com

20 Ripon. Newby Hall. Firework Championships. www.newbyhall.com

20–21 Skipton. Castle. Fifteenth Century Castle Life. www.skiptoncastle.co.uk

20–21 Whitby. The Great Seaside Vintage Fair. www.wherecanwego.com

20–21 Masham. Steam Engine and Fair Organ Rally. www.mashamsteamrally.com

20–21 Leyburn. 1940s Weekend. www.leyburn1940sweekend.org

20–21 Skipton. Funkirk Farm. Yorkshire Dales Food and Drink Festival. Featuring Mary Berry and The Hairy Bikers. www.yorkshiredalesfoodanddrinkfestival.com

20–21 Ackworth. Steam Rally. www.wherecanwego.com

20 to 1 September Wakefield. The Hepworth. Summer Holidays. Free family fun. 01924 247360. www.hepworthwakefield.org

21 Elvington. Yorkshire Air Museum. One Giant Leap – celebrating the Apollo Moon Landing. www.yorkshireairmuseum.org

21 Ripon. Newby Hall. Historic Vehicle Rally. www.newbyhall.com

21–28 Hinderwell and Port Mulgrave. Scarecrow Festival. www.visitwhitby.com

21 Saltaire. Victoria Hall. Holistic Health Fair. www.wherecanwego.com

23 Golcar. Colne Valley Museum. Children’s Craft Activity Day.  Continues to August. www.colnevalleymuseum.org.uk

26 Hubberholme. St Michael’s Church. Buckden Singers Summer Concert. 7.30pm. Also St Margaret’s Church, Threshfield near Grassington 27 July. Tickets £8, includes refreshments. 01756 761320. www.buckden.org

26–28 Scarborough. SeaFest Maritime Festival. www.discoveryorkshirecoast.com

26–28 Redcar, Saltburn and Guisborough. The Mighty Weekend. Magnificent events taking place over the weekend. www.EnjoyRedcarCleveland.co.uk

27 Doncaster. Museum and Art Gallery. Festival of Archaeology. www.festival.archaeologyuk.org

27 to 4 August. RSPB Bempton Cliffs. Whale and Watch Week. www.rspb.org.uk

27–28 Bridlington. Harbour. Sailing Coble Festival. Various stalls and display of traditional fishermen’s ganseys. visithullandeastyorkshire.com

27–28 Sheffield. City Centre. By the Seaside.  Huge sandpit, Helter Skelter, mini golf and much more. www.welcometosheffield.co.uk

28 Kirkby Stephen. Westmorland Dales Day. www.westmorlanddalesday.org

28 Guisborough. Priory. Proms in the Priory. 6pm. www.EnjoyRedcarCleveland.co.uk

28 Thirsk. Auction Mart. Guitar Fair. 10am. www.mojoguitarshow.co.uk

28 Saltburn. Food Festival. www.saltburnfoodfestival.com

28 Leeds. Millennium Square. Jurassic Park. Experience this epic film with groundbreaking special effects and full symphony orchestra. 5pm. www.operanorth.co.uk

28 Ilkley. The Yorkshire Pudding Run. 165 cars from all over the country will assemble before setting off on another adventure around the Yorkshire Dales. Starts and finishes at The Craiglands Hotel, Ilkley. Further details from Charles Lister on 0113 2671123

30 to 24 August. Barnoldswick. Town square will be transformed into a beach with lots of family fun. www.visitbarnoldswick.co.uk

WALKS

2 Wetwang. Moderate 8 miles. Meet 10.30am, Wetwang Church. www.ramblers.org.uk

6 Brighouse Circular. www.bradfordwalking.org

6 Dent Dales Way. Moderate 10 miles. www.friendsofdalesbus.org.uk

7 Gunnerside Gill. Moderate to strenuous 9 miles. www.friendsofdalesbus.org.uk

7 Barden to Grassington. Moderate 7 miles. www.friendsofdalesbus.org.uk

7 Discover Aisgill Force. Moderate 4 miles. Meet 1.30pm, Dales Countryside Museum, Hawes. Booking advisable. blog.yorkshiredales.org.uk

7 Nidderdale Way. Moderate 7.5 miles. Meet 9.30am, High Cleugh, Ripon. www.ramblers.org.uk

17 The Craven Limeworks. 3-mile stroll. Meet 2pm, YDNPA car park, Stainforth. Booking advisable. Blog.yorkshiredales.org.uk

18 Harlow Carr & Birk Crag, Harrogate. Leisurely 4 miles. Meet 7.30pm, entrance to Valley Gardens. www.ramblers.org.uk

21 Great Clowder and Parson’s Pulpit Circular. Moderate 11 miles. Meet 10am, Arncliffe. www.cravenramblers.org.uk

21 Clapham Circular. Moderate 5 miles. Meet 11.49am, Clapham. www.friendsofdalesbus.org.uk

28 Fountains Fell Again. Moderate 8 miles. Meet 10am, Malham Tarn Nature Reserve Car Park. www.cravenramblers.org.uk

28 Scar House to Kettlewell. Moderate to strenuous 9 miles. www.friendsofdalesbus.org.uk

31 Amble near Otley, Wharfedale. Moderate 7 miles. Meet 10.30am, Otley Chevin Forest car park. www.ramblers.org.uk

OPEN GARDENS

6–7 Hebden Bridge. Refreshments available. 11am–5pm.

7 Shelley nr Huddersfield. Plant sales and refreshments 11am–5pm. £5, children free.

7 Carperby. Refreshments in village hall. 11am–5pm.

7 Bellerby. Scarecrow trail. 10.30am–4pm. £4, children free.

14 Sessay, nr Thirsk. Plant sales and delicious teas. 1.30pm–5pm.

For details of other open gardens in Yorkshire see www.opengardens.co.uk and www.ngs.org.uk

COUNTRY SHOWS

9–11 Great Yorkshire Show. www.greatyorkshireshow.co.uk

17 Driffield Show. www.driffieldshowground.co.uk

20 Bingley Show. www.bingleyshow.co.uk

20 Bishop Wilton Show. www.bishopwiltonshow.com

21 Crowle Show. www.crowleshow.org.uk

28 Weeton Show. www.weetonshow.co.uk

27 Cleveland Show. www.clevelandshow.co.uk

28 Aldborough & Boroughbridge Show. www.boroughbridgeshow.co.uk

30 Ryedale Show. www.ryedaleshow.org.uk

31 Borrowby Show. www.borrowbyshow.org.uk

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