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

Overground Underground Event – Magnificent Meadows and Insect Day @ Broadrake, nr Chapel-le-dale
Jul 30 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Organised by
Craven Conservation Group and Broadrake

Visit an upland hay meadow undergoing restoration and help identify the insects.

Broadrake is restoring an upland hay meadow and will welcome passing walkers on the local bridleway to take a short loop around the site and see how many wild owers, bumblebees, hover ies, butter ies and other insects you can identify. There is also a wildlife pond, young native trees and limestone outcrops which are a good spot for a picnic.

Easy walk from Ribblehead or Chapel-le-Dale to Broadrake – approx. 2 miles either way. Less than 1 mile once on site.

Date: Sunday 30th July 2017  Time: 12.00noon – 4.00pm Where: Broadrake, Chapel-le-Dale, Ingleton, LA6 3AX. SD 740792

See www.broadrake.co.uk/directions for map and directions
Grade: Easy, 1 – 2 miles
Cost: Free – Donations to OGUG Age: All welcome (accompanied children)

Access: Unsuitable for wheelchairs and buggies
Booking: Just turn up
Special instructions: Any questions, please email info@broadrake.co.uk

or telephone 015242 41357 www.broadrake.co.uk

Overground Underground Festival Event – On Track Day – Being Safe on the Hills with Yorkshire Dales Guides @ YDG Barn, Stainforth
Aug 5 @ 9:30 am – 3:30 pm

Designed and run by YDG instructors who have more than 40 years’ experience in mountain rescue, these days are aimed at adult walkers and are about keeping safe and more importantly what to do if your day goes wrong or you come across someone else who needs help.
Dates: Monday 22nd May, Saturday 10th June, Saturday 15th July, Saturday 5th August 2017 Time: 9.30am – approx. 3.30pm Where: Meet up at the YDG Barn at Stainforth and then walking in the area. Directions given when place(s) booked.
Cost: Normally £65 per person or £120 for two but only £60 or £110 for two if quote OGUGYDG
Age: Adults
Access: Not suitable for wheelchairs and buggies
Booking: Essential. Email info@yorkshiredalesguides.co.uk or phone 01729 824455
Special instructions: Bring a packed lunch with you and walking kit appropriate for the weather on the day. Map, compass and all safety kit supplied. Any questions please contact us on the phone number or email address shown.

Overground Underground Event – Develop Your Compass Skills with Yorkshire Dales Guides @ Advised when you book
Aug 6 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Understand how to use a map and the basics of navigation but never really used a compass before? This day is for people who want to learn the basics of using a compass to orientate the map, to take and follow bearings from the map and from the ground.
Dates: Tuesday 23rd May, Sunday 11th June, Sunday 16th July, Sunday 6th August 2017
Time: 10.00am – approx. 4.00pm Where: Meeting up Horton-in- Ribblesdale or Clapham and then walking in the area. directions given when place(s) booked
Cost: Normally £60 per person but only £50 if quote OGUGYDG
Age: 14+
Access: Not suitable for wheelchairs and buggies
Booking: Essential. Email info@yorkshiredalesguides.co.uk or phone 01729 824455
Special instructions: Bring a packed lunch with you and walking kit appropriate for the weather
on the day. Map, compass and
all safety kit supplied. Children
14+ can come unaccompanied
as long as we have one of our consent forms signed for them. All instructions given on booking. Any questions please contact us.

Overground Underground Event – An industrial gem – The Hoffman Kiln @ Meet at Knight Stainforth Campsite
Aug 12 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm

A walk alongside the Ribble with its relics of its industrial past. We will visit Langcliffe, a quiet village with a violent past. We will conclude the walk with a visit to the site of the Craven Limeworks with its Hoffmann Kiln where quicklime was produced on an industrial scale.

Dates: Sunday 15th July 2017 and Saturday 12th August 2017
Time: 1:00pm – 4.30pm
Where: Meet at Knight Stainforth Caravan and Camping Site, Little Stainforth, Settle, BD24 0DP. Cost: £5 per adult, under 16s free Age: All ages

Access: Unsuitable for wheelchairs and buggies
Booking: Contact Malham National Park Centre 01729 833200 malham@yorkshiredales.org.uk or just turn up. 20 places available. Special instructions: A relatively at 41⁄2 mile (7km) walk from Little Stainforth, along riverside paths to Langcliffe Mill, Langcliffe Village and the Craven Limeworks. Some stiles on the way, but conditions underfoot mostly good. Sorry, no dogs.

Overground Underground Event – Moving Landscapes Daytime Workshops (Music, Movement and Dance in the Landscape, with Quarry Arts) @ Meet at The i-Centre
Aug 24 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Participants will make up music using rock instruments and create movement sequences which will be developed into a dance about quarrying and the quarried landscape.
Weather permitting the participants will start in the Hall at the icentre and walk to Storrs Common for the rest of the day. If the weather is bad we will stay in the icentre.
No music or dance experience is necessary, just a willingness to be experimental and creative in music and movement.
Dates: Thursday 1st June and Thursday 24th August 2017
Time: 10.00am – 4.00pm
Where: Meet in the Hall at the icentre, Backgate, Ingleton, LA6 3HL Cost: £20 (age 8-18) £40 (age 18+) Discount available for multiple bookings and families. Please ask. Age: 8+
Access: Unsuitable for wheelchairs and buggies
Booking: Essential as places are limited – To book please email Bobbie Millar at bobbie@quarryarts.org.uk
or telephone 07740 941950 Special Instructions: This is a practical activity and involves a mile long walk plus physical movement and dance activity. Please bring a packed lunch, suitable clothes for moving, sturdy trainers and outdoor clothes.

Twisleton Scar Geology Walk with Mike Farrington @ Broadrake
Aug 24 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Twisleton Scar Geology Walk with Mike Farrington @ Broadrake

Please see picture for full details.  Booking required. 

Ingleton Zombie Trail
Oct 28 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Details to follow.