Looking for something to do in and around the Harrogate district from Thursday, October 12 to Wednesday, October 18?
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 12
Exhibition: Katharine Holmes: In Grandmother’s Footsteps exhibition at Mercer Gallery. Until January 14.
Event: Call My Bluff wine dinner at West Park Hotel. 7pm.
Event: Indian Street Food event at Hales Bar. 6-9pm.
Music: Acoustic night at the St Roberts Social Club. Second and fourth Thursdays of the month. 8-10.30pm.
Music: The Resonators at the Blues Bar.
Exhibition: John Cockshaw presents Far From Shire exhibition inspired by Tolkien at Art in the Mill, Until October 15.
Event: Spofforth Village Society presents Nightmares in Norfolk 7.30-10pm Spofforth Long Memorial Hall.
Coffee Morning: Ripon Community Link coffee morning in Ripon Town Hall from 10am-noon.
Walk: Ripon Ghost Walk 7.30-9pm. £3 adults. £1 children. Meet at The Cabmen’s Shelter in the Market Place.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 13
Music: At The Helm Records present The Izzie Walsh Band, Ags Connolly + Jeremy Pinnell at The Warehouse Recording Co. Wetherby Road. 7pm.
Music: The Andy Power Band at the Blues Bar.
Music: Marc & Abi of Issimo at The Den, Cambridge Street.
Music: Northern Soul Night at Bilton WMC with DJs Keith Fletcher, Ian Smith and more. 7.30pm-1am.
Music: Blues pianist/vocalist Dan Burnett (residency) at The Ivory.
Music: Award-nominated Canadian folk band The Fugitives at Melmerby Village Hall.
Festival: Ripon Poetry Festival. Three days of events including Michel Rosen and Kate Fox. Until Sunday.
Event: The Wakeman Lectures 10am-noon at St John’s Bondgate. Mick Stanley presenting ‘The Geology of Ripon’. www.wakemanlectures.co.uk
Festival: Wetherby Festival. Including Andy Kershaw, Paul Sinha and Annie Nutter. Until October 22.
Cinema: Wetherby Film Theatre - Pretty Woman 7.30pm. Goodbye Christopher Robin 4.30pm. Saturday to Thursday 7.30pm. Monday matinee 2.30pm. Senior screen Thursday 2.30pm.
Concert: Boston Spa lunchtime concert at 1pm ‘Dapper’s Delight’ concertina and recorder. Light lunches served from noon. Concert admission £5.
Festival: 9th Annual Boston Spa Art and Crafts Festival at the village hall, High Street, Boston Spa 10am–5pm. Entrance £1.
Cinema: Ritz Cinema Thirsk - Kingsman: The Golden Circle 7.30pm. Showing nightly until Thursday, October 19.
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 14
Exhibition: Launch of The La’s exhibition (photographs/memorabilia/song lyrics) + In Conversation at RedHouse Originals gallery, 15 Cheltenham Mount. 3pm.
Concert: Harrogate Choral Society presents Opera Gala Night with Sarah Fox and John Cunningham at the Royal Hall.
Event: daCunha presents International Storytelling event at The Club, Victoria Avenue.
Music: The Jed Thomas Blues Band at the Blues Bar.
Music: Dave Pilla and Ellie Coast at The Den, Cambridge Street.
Music: Bilton WMC - Stacy Squires - brilliant female vocalist.
Concert: The ‘Fisher Singers’ at Starbeck Methodist Church. High Street, Starbeck 7.30pm. www.starbeckmethodistchurch.org.uk
Music: The Cross Keys, Cheapside - Scott Wainwright- Blues and Yorkshire Hip Hop 9pm.
Music: The Ian Parker Band at Ripley Town Hall.
Fair: Antiques and collectors fair. Wetherby Town Hall, every Saturday 9am-4pm. Free admission. Contact Dawn 01937 582803.
Music: Jazz in the Spa presents Hot Fingers with Emily Campbell at the village hall.
Festival: 9th Annual Boston Spa Art and Crafts Festival at the village hall, High Street, Boston Spa 10am–4pm. Entrance £1.
Sale: Grewelthorpe School annual jumble sale in the school hall 1-3pm. Adults £1, children free.
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 15
Music: Live music at the Blues Bar including The Grove (3pm), Oli Ng (6pm) and Al Hughes (9pm).
Music: Martin Rose hosts an acoustic session at The Regency.
Music: Acoustic music at Hales Bar.
Music: Dan Burnett’s Open Mic night at The Ivory (weekly). 8pm.
Event: The Cross Keys - Teenage Kicks disco with David Crane 4pm.
Music: Two Well Worn at The One Eyed Rat. 5pm.
Concert: Lotherton Hall young artists recital. Emily-Grace Clifton (viola), Jason Lam (piano). 2pm.
Fair: Norwood Social Hall, Bland Hill (B6451) table top sale and hand made cards. 10am-4pm.
MONDAY, OCTOBER 16
Music: Open Mic Night with Martin Rose at The Blues Bar.
Music: The Paul Mirfin Band + Sarah Boyle at St James Church. 7.30pm.
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 17
Music: Acoustic music at Blues Bar.
Event: Harrogate Civic Society - Christine Littlewood to present ‘Putting on a show’ at Ascot House Hotel 7.30pm. Tickets on the door.
Open morning: St Mary’s Catholic Primary School, Tentergate Road 9.30-11.30am.
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 18
Event: Travel & Holiday Show at Bettys Imperial Suite. 4pm-8pm. Tel 01423 210580.
Event: Canto con Champagne event at Sasso restaurant, Princes Square, 7.30pm.
Music: The Paul Middleton Angst Band at the Blues Bar.
Music: Matt Anderson’s Acoustic Underground + guests at Retro bar, Commercial Street.
Concert: Wetherby Light Music Singers annual concert at the Engine Shed, Wetherby on Thursday, October 19 at 7.30pm.