Looking for something to do in and around the Harrogate district from Thursday, August 30 to Wednesday, September 5?
THURSDAY, AUGUST 30
Exhibition: Be Here Now – Today Is Just a Daydream, Oasis by rock music photographer Brian Cannon at RedHouse Originals gallery, 15 Cheltenham Mount. Until September 22.
Exhibition: Warhol in China - British exclusive Andy Warhol photographs exhibition + paintings/sketches at RedHouse Originals gallery, 15 Cheltenham Mount. Until September 30.
Exhibition: First solo exhibition by new UK art star Jesper Pedyo at 108 Fine Art, 16 Cold Bath Road.
Exhibition: Posy Simmonds: Sketches & Drawings at Mercer Gallery, Swan Road. Until September.
Exhibition: Great Yorkshire Art exhibition including Atkinson Grimshaw, Tessa Burney and more at Mercer Gallery, Swan Road. Until September 16.
Music: Live music with Stax at the Blues Bar.
Music: Acoustic jam session hosted by Rob Reynolds/Aaron Bertenshaw at Charlies Place, Otley Road. 8pm. Weekly.
Music: Weekly karaoke at the Hales Bar from 9pm.
Quiz: Christie’s Bar Quiz from 8.30pm.
Music: Acoustic Night - Live music at the St Robert’s Club, Robert Street. All genres, any acoustic instrument. Open to all: performers and non-performers. Every Thursday, except third Thursday, 7.45-11pm.
Music: Plug n Play music session presented by Lobo Lex at the Harrogate Arms, Parliament Street. 9pm.
Walk: Ripon Ghost Walk 7.15-8.45pm. £3 adults. £1 children. Meet at The Cabmen’s Shelter in the Market Place.
Coffee morning: Ripon community link coffee morning from 10am-noon.
FRIDAY, AUGUST 31
Event: The Great Brick Adventure LEGO family fun event at Harrogate Convention Centre. Until September 2.
Music: Highly-acclaimed, seven-piece Past Masters perform a host of classic hits in Let’s Rock The Jukebox at Harrogate Theatre.
Music: Crosscut Saw at the Blues Bar.
Music: Band night with The Dubwubs at The Den, Cambridge Street.
Music: Soulful at St Robert’s Club with guest DJ Diane Layton (LeedsWardrobe/Calverley and Moortown soul clubs) + resident DJs John Lee and Ian Smith. 8pm to midnight.
Exhibition: The Great North Art Show - Art in the Aisles at Ripon Cathedral. 10am-4.30pm.
Cinema: Christopher Robin - Fri, Sat & Sun: 2pm. Mon: 12.30pm. Ant-Man & The Wasp - Fri, Sat, Sun & Mon: 4.30pm. Wed: 7.30pm. The Equalizer - Fri-Tue: 7.30pm. Thu: 7.30pm. The More You Ignore Me - Thu (Senior Screen): 2.00pm. Visit Www.Wetherbyfilmtheatre.Co.Uk.
Cinema: Ritz Cinema Thirsk - Horror inspired mini film fest until September 6. Visit www.ritzcinema.co.uk.
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 1
Music: The Jed Thomas Blues Band at the Blues Bar.
Music: Acoustic night with James Coley at The Den, Cambridge Street.
Event: RHS Garden Harlow Carr - Autumn Sculpture Trail. Follow a sculpture trail around the garden and discover a selection of beautiful handmade sculptures. Normal garden admission. Until October 31.
Music: The Cross Keys, Cheapside - Sunshine Bus - Five piece covers band based in the Leeds area.
Music: Jazz in the Spa presents Vintage Rhythms and Henry Graham Show at the village hall. 7pm.
Fair: Wetherby Antique and Collectors Fair - Town Hall, Market Place every Saturday. Free admission. Walk in lift, disabled friendly. Browse, buy and sell. Tel 01937 582803.
Fete: Summer fete at the Moors Care Centre, Harrogate Road, Ripon. 2-5pm. Barbecue, stalls and entertainment.
Sale: Ripon Salvation Army furniture and bric-a-brac sale 9-11am at the hall on Lead Lane, Ripon. Free entrance. For further information tel 01765 692657.
Event: Crime author event at Ripon library from 2.30pm. Seven authors will attend, each reading, taking part in a question and answer session and book signing. Tickets £5 from Ripon library. Tel 01609 536623.
Exhibition: Ripon City Photographic Society Annual Photographic Exhibition in the Allhallogate Methodist Hall on Victoria Grove, HG4 1LG. 9.30am-4.30pm.
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 2
Music: Live music at the Blues Bar including Them Crows (3pm), Oblivion (6pm) and The Matt Goldberg Band (9pm).
Music: Martin Rose hosts a weekly acoustic session at The Regency.
Music: Sunday Acoustic Session at the Hales Bar.
fair: RHS Garden Harlow Carr - Autumn Plant Fair 10am–4pm. Normal garden admission.
Music: The Cross Keys, Cheapside - Northern Soul Vinyl Disco 4-8pm.
Event: Charity fundraising day in aid of Martin House Hospice noon-3pm Primrose Lane Out of School Club, West Wood Way, LS23 6DX
Event: Stables Lane Family Fun Day 1-5pm. Come and help us celebrate the opening of the young children’s play equipment on Stables Lane new Community space.
Event: Ripon City Allotment Society - Ripon Horticultural Show at the Wakeman Bar at Ripon Racecourse. Free entry, opens 12.30pm.
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 3
Music: Open Mic Night with Martin Rose at The Blues Bar.
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 4
Theatre: Launch of rep season – Boeing Boeing at Harrogate Theatre. Until September 8.
Music: Acoustic session at the Blues Bar.
Choir: Stray Sound Ladies barbershop choir at Starbeck Methodist Church. 7.30-9.30pm. Weekly. More info from Sue Lynch at firstname.lastname@example.org
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5
Music: The Paul Middleton Angst Band at the Blues Bar.
Music: Matt Anderson’s Acoustic Underground + guests at Retro bar, Commercial Street.
Concert: A Salute to the 40s variety show endorses by Dame Vera Lynn at Frazer Theatre. 1.45pm.