Knaresborough Bed Race: Everything you need to know about this year's big event Thousand will flock to the streets of Knaresborough for this week's bed race. The town of Knaresborough will once again see thousands of people flock to its streets this weekend as the annual Bed Race takes place on Saturday. Here is our guide to the big day... enjoy! Will it be a white Christmas in Harrogate this year? The odds are tumbling, but are the temperatures?