Festival Follow Ups

News of some artists who have appeared at the Festival

  • 5 October 2017

We think we choose really top artists for the Swaledale Festival, so we are always delighted when subsequent news from the arts world confirms this. Here are a few recent examples...

A Quarter for a Quarter

Bells at Grinton

  • 21 June 2017

A quarter peal was rung to celebrate a 25th (quarter century) birthday - and the installation of two new bells - as part of the Swaledale Festival.

The Swaledale Festival is in full (and uproarious) swing

The two-week festival of music, arts and walking launched on Friday 26 May with the opening of JAZZ! – a vibrant art exhibition by primary and secondary pupils at The Station gallery in Richmond.  

Shop at the Co-op to help Swaledale Festival

Leyburn Co-op members can help raise funds

  • 12 May 2017

How your shopping can support the work of the Swaledale Festival by using the Co-op.

Swaledale Festival online booking opens

Online booking for the 2017 Swaledale Festival opened on Monday 27 March. 

The award-winning festival of music, arts and walking, now in its 46th year,  takes place from 27 May to 10 June - mainly in charming village churches and halls dotted around the breathtaking landscape of the three northernmost Yorkshire Dales - Swaledale, Wensleydale and Arkengarthdale.