Monday 28 August, 2017

Flea Market

Masham Town Hall, Little Market Place, Masham
10:00 - 16:00

Great variety of stalls and delicious home-made refreshments.
Admission 50p. Children free.
In aid of Grewelthorpe Church.

Saturday 2 September, 2017

Masham Market Festival Weekend

Masham Market Place, Masham, Ripon HG4 4
9:00 - 17:00

Masham’s historic 750 year old market augmented by craft, charity and artisan food stalls, music, entertainment and special events – all on Yorkshire’s largest market place.
For the Festival Weekend Programme see
www.mashammarket.co.uk
To book market stalls call the Market Superintendent on 01765 689572

Sunday 3 September, 2017

Masham Market Festival Weekend

Masham Market Place, Masham, Ripon HG4 4
9:00 - 17:00

Masham’s historic 750 year old market augmented by craft, charity and artisan food stalls, music, entertainment and special events – all on Yorkshire’s largest market place.
For the Festival Weekend Programme see
www.mashammarket.co.uk
To book market stalls call the Market Superintendent on 01765 689572

Thursday 7 September, 2017

Le Vent du Nord

Masham Town Hall, Little Market Place, Masham
19:30 - 22:30

This French/Canadian ensemble (violin, accordion, guitar, bouzouki, hurdy-gurdy) from Quebec, is at the forefront of international folk, winning a Grand Prix due Disque, Artist of the Year and Canadian Folk Music Award and critical acclaim from adoring audiences across Europe and America. Combining a fabulous sound with a great stage presence, Le Vent du Nord delights crowds with their dazzling instrumental mix and wonderful four part harmonies.
Think of a French-Canadian Pogues and you’re in the right zone…
Tickets £17 (£10 students)
Part of the Ripon International Festival, www.riponinternationalfestival.com

Thursday 21 September, 2017

Rachel Newton and her Band

Masham Town Hall, Little Market Place, Masham
19:30 - 21:30

Musician of the Year – BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2017
Instrumentalist of the Year – Scots Trad Awards 2016
Singer and harpist Rachel Newton specialises in interpreting traditional folk songs in both English and Scottish Gaelic, as well as writing and performing her own pieces. Her band features Lauren MacColl on fiddle, Mattie Foulds on percussion and Sarah Hayes on keys.
Rachel’s most recent album is Here’s My Heart Come Take It, described by The Herald as “the sound of modern Scotland … Newton’s singing and harp at the heart of a singular vision.’
With the BBC Radio 2 Folk Award sure to propel her to greater fame, this is a rare opportunity to see Rachel in an intimate setting, with the town hall’s acoustics perfectly suited to her delicate harp playing and beautiful voice.
Tickets £12 (£10 concessions) from Masham Community Office on 01765-680200 or email: info@visitmasham.com.

Saturday 30 September, 2017

Masham Sheep Fair 2017

Masham Market Place, Masham, Ripon HG4 4
9:00 - 17:00

Masham boasts one of the largest and finest market squares in England, famous for its sheep sales where in the past as many as 70,000 sheep were sold each year. The popular Masham Sheep Fair commemorates these times, raising much money for charity, and filling the town with sheepy fun and entertainment all weekend. Events include an action packed programme on both Saturday and Sunday, with a Sheep Show, Sheep Racing, Craft Market, Bishop Blaize Procession, Fleece Stalls, Wool Competition, Sheepdog Demonstrations, Hand Bell Ringers, Morris Dancers, Art Exhibition and Tours of Theakstons & Black Sheep Breweries, as well as the Old Time Children’s Fair.
All proceeds go to Yorkshire charities

Photos of Sheep Fair weekends here.

Contact Susan Cunliffe-Lister susan@burtonagnes.com 01262 490388, 01765 688417, 07850 048358.
www.mashamsheepfair.com

Sunday 1 October, 2017

Masham Sheep Fair 2017

Masham Market Place, Masham, Ripon HG4 4
9:00 - 17:00

Masham boasts one of the largest and finest market squares in England, famous for its sheep sales where in the past as many as 70,000 sheep were sold each year. The popular Masham Sheep Fair commemorates these times, raising much money for charity, and filling the town with sheepy fun and entertainment all weekend. Events include an action packed programme on both Saturday and Sunday, with a Sheep Show, Sheep Racing, Craft Market, Bishop Blaize Procession, Fleece Stalls, Wool Competition, Sheepdog Demonstrations, Hand Bell Ringers, Morris Dancers, Art Exhibition and Tours of Theakstons & Black Sheep Breweries, as well as the Old Time Children’s Fair.
All proceeds go to Yorkshire charities

Photos of Sheep Fair weekends here.

Contact Susan Cunliffe-Lister susan@burtonagnes.com 01262 490388, 01765 688417, 07850 048358.
www.mashamsheepfair.com

Saturday 11 November, 2017

Masham Community Bonfire & Fireworks

Masham Recreation Ground, Masham, Ripon
18:30 - 21:00

On the Holme
Fire lit at 6.30pm
Fireworks at 7pm
The committee need help….if you can help setting up during the day, and/or help on the night, please contact Arthur Plumpton on 01765 688 088.

Saturday 9 December, 2017

Masham Market Festival Weekend

Masham Market Place, Masham, Ripon HG4 4
9:00 - 17:00

Masham’s historic 750 year old market augmented by craft, charity and artisan food stalls, music, entertainment and special events – all on Yorkshire’s largest market place.
For the Festival Weekend Programme see
www.mashammarket.co.uk
To book market stalls call the Market Superintendent on 01765 689572