What’s On

Events in Ingleton are wide and varied with something to interest you throughout the year.

These include 1940’s Weekend, Overground Underground Festival, Ingleton Gala & Mountain Race, Sheafstock, and Folk Weekend.  Ingleton also hosts its very own cycle sportive, Escape to the Dales.

From family friendly to the more specialised, you’re bound to find something new to take part in.

2017 dates of annual events include:

Great Easter Egg Hunt (11th – 21st April 2017)

Sheafstock (14th – 17th April)

Overground Underground Festival of the Ingleborough Dale (From early May to Sept 2017)

1940s Homeguard Weekend (30th June – 2nd July 2017)

Ingleton Gala and Mountain Race (15th July 2017)

Escape to the Dales Cycle Sportive (16th July 2017)

Folk Weekend (29th Sept – 1st October 2017)

Ingleton Zombie Trail (28th October 2017)

Please check back often as the calendar is updated regularly with new and exciting things to see and do here in Ingleton.

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Events by Date Order

Jun
30
Fri
Ingleborough Archaeology Exhibition (Tourist Info Centre) @ Ingleton Community Centre
Jun 30 @ 10:00 am – Jul 31 @ 4:00 pm
Jul
1
Sat
Ingleborough Archaeology Exhibition @ Ingleborough Community Centre
Jul 1 @ 10:00 am – Jul 30 @ 4:00 pm
Sep
10
Sun
Ingleborough National Nature Reserve Archaeology Walks @ Meet at The Old Quarry, Ribblehead. (See details)
Sep 10 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

A great opportunity to join Natural England and Ingleborough Archaeology Group to discover some of the many hidden archaeological and historical treasures on Ingleborough National Nature Reserve. Set in the heart of the famous Three Peaks area of the Yorkshire Dales National Park there will be a choice of two guided walks. One walk will head south from Ribblehead down Ribblesdale, through Colt Park towards Selside (8km/5 miles). The other will head south-west along Chapel-le-Dale to Southerscales (9km/5.5 miles). Both walks start and finish at Ribblehead Quarry.

Pre-booking: Required
Ingleborough NNR may be visited throughout the year, but for these archaeology walks on the 10th September 2017 pre-booking is required. Please note that because of the upland location both walks are weather dependant.
Booking Contact: Colin Newlands
Call: 01524 242021
Email: colin.newlands@naturalengland.org.uk
Booking opens: 1 July 2017 09:00
Booking closes: 6 September 2017 17:00

Access
Both walks are moderate difficulty over open fell and uneven ground but have no steep ascents or descents. The routes go through areas of limestone pavement, which becomes very slippery in wet weather. The walk along Chapel-le-Dale is boggy in places. Please wear appropriate outdoor clothing/footwear. Stout walking shoes/boots with a good grip are advised. Mobile phone coverage in the area is very patchy and should not be relied upon. The nearest public toilets are located in the main visitor car park in Ingleton.

Additional information
Max 20 people per tour/session. Livestock, including cattle, may be present on the walk routes. Dogs must be kept under close control at all times. Please bring food and drink with you as refreshments will not be provided.

Directions
Meet at the entrance to Ingleborough National Nature Reserve at Ribblehead Quarry (SD7660 7886) at 1300 hours (1pm). There is limited car parking available close to the quarry entrance. Please do not block the gates into the quarry or the railway sidings as vehicle access may be required to these areas at any time. There is also lay-by parking at Ribblehead on the B6255 Ingleton-Hawes road. The nearest railway station is Ribblehead, a short walk from the NNR entrance. From the station walk down the access track to the B6255, turn left, walk under the railway bridge and turn first left again up the track running parallel with the railway line. The entrance to the NNR is on the right after 300m. Walks will return to Ribblehead Quarry by 1700 hours (5.00pm).

Website
www.gov.uk/government/organisations/natural-england
www.ingleborougharchaeologygroup.org.uk/

Organised by
Natural England & Ingleborough Archaeology Group