We’ve lots going on in the Ingleton area with something to interest you throughout the year. Main annual events include
From family friendly to more specialised, you’re bound to find something to take part in and enjoy. Browse through the calendar for regular events, weekly, monthly and annual, welcoming locals and visitors. Please see the details for advance booking requirements and accessibility.
2019 events include –
Great Easter Egg Hunt (19th – 28th April)
Sheafstock live music festival (19th – 21st April)
Overground Underground Festival of the Ingleborough Dale (From early May to Sept 2019)
Escape to the Dales Cycle Sportive (30th June)
1940s Homeguard Weekend (5th – 7th July)
Ingleton Gala (20th July)
Mountain Race (20th July)
Ingleton’s Golden Snitch Trail (9th November)
2020 Events –
Escape to the Dales Cycle Sportive – 28th June
1940s Homeguard Weekend (3rd – 5th July)
Please check back often as the calendar is updated regularly with new and exciting things to see and do here in the Ingleton area, including regular village events.
Events by Date Order
The winch has a fixed descent/ascent capacity, to ensure your descent please arrive as early as possible.
Note that on Bank Holiday Monday (August 29th) the winch will operate only in the morning as dismantling of the equipment begins at noon.
2016 Opening times
Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st August: First descent of the day at approx. 8.00 am.
Monday 22nd to Friday 26th August inclusive: First descent of the day at approx. 9.00 am.
Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th August: First descent of the day at approx. 8.00 am.
Monday 29th August (Bank Holiday): First descent of the day at approx. 8.00 am.
Please note that the winch will only operate in the morning as dismantling the equipment begins at noon. Arrive at Gaping Gill by 9.00 am to ensure your descent.
The walk to Gaping Gill
Allow one and half hours for the walk from Clapham village to Gaping Gill via the Estate Nature Trail and Ingleborough Show Cave. Note that there are no toilet facilities once you leave Clapham village.