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Grassington Festival | Music & Arts Festival

June 18 - July 3 (2021)


2019 Festival Opening Weekend and Beyond…

Our Festival Fringe week has been a massive success – a huge thank you to all our talented performers and artists, and to those of you who came out to see them! Today is Friday 21st June, and our main programme starts now! Tonight the fabulous Mica Paris will sing

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Full 2019 Festival Lineup

Main Festival Programme Now Complete Many tickets are on sale now, and the full line-up will go on general sale from Monday 18 March.  Lots more still to come, including Lunchtime Lectures, Festival Fringe, and free events. Browse below to see all our ticketed evening events, and click on each

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Accommodation for Grassington Festival

  Many thanks to Goboony, motorhome hire specialists, for featuring us on their website as THE go-to festival in Yorkshire! You can read the full piece here: Be sure to visit our Accommodation Page for a helpful list of local hotels, Guest Houses, Pubs, B&Bs, Holiday Cottages and self-catered options

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Happy New Year!

First and foremost, a Happy New Year to you all from the Festival Team! We hope you enjoyed the festive season. Well, the days are growing that little bit longer, and as we welcome in 2019, June’s Festival feels that much closer… As you are likely aware, some of our

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First Acts Revealed for 2019’s Programme

                                                        We are thrilled to announce  the first acts scheduled to perform at Grassington Festival 2019’s! Comedy fans will be thrilled with Saturday 22ndJune’s Comedy Night

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Shadow Puppets & Animation

On Saturday 23 June, the participants of our family drop in workshop made the meadow come alive with shadow puppets and animation. Thanks to all the children who joined in and thank you to artists Carine Brosse and Virpi Kettu for a wonderful session. To see the animations, please click

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The Great Grassington Cake Off

Do you like baking? Do you like cake? If yes, come and take part in ‘The Great Grassington Cake Off’ this Sunday 17 June from 10am at Church House in Grassington (during our Food Festival) where we will be holding our baking competition with the theme of “Dales Wildlife” (butterfly

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Installation Locations | This Must Be The Place by Hope and Social

On Friday 15th June, the opening day of the Festival, the first installation piece of Hope and Social’s This Must Be The Place project will be going live! This Must Be The Place is an attempt to create brand new music based around people’s feelings (good or bad!) about Grassington

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Special Weekend Ticket Offer with Black Sheep Brewery

To celebrate our partnership with the Black Sheep Brewery and the fabulous range of beverages on offer at our Festival in the Field Marquee, including the most in demand Yorkshire cask ale, Black Sheep Best Bitter, their very own recently launched premium 54° North Lager, plus Stowford Press Mixed Berries Cider alongside their traditional Cider, we are offering

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Travel in Style with VAMOOZ / Festival Bus

We are delighted to announce that we are teaming up with VAMOOZ, the unique app-based bus service by Transdev, to offer special evening buses direct from Skipton to the Festival. Festival goers will be able to relax and combine a show with a drink from the bar, safe in the

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