Famous Masham Sheep Fair weekend takes place in one of the finest Market Squares in England, raising much money for charity by 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.
Photos of Sheep Fair weekends here.
All proceeds go to Yorkshire charities
Come and join us at our Distillery and have an Amazing experience as you learn how to distil your very own London Dry Gin
After a tour of our working distillery and a welcome drink “The Fun Begins”.
You will be allocated a beautiful copper alembic still in which to distil a hand crafted 70cl bottle of gin to your own unique recipe to take away with you
With expert guidance from our distillers, you will learn all about the art of distillation and what it takes to produce a well balanced and harmonious gin.
You will also enjoy complementary drinks of Gin and Tonic and Cocktails whilst you learn about this amazing craft
An experience not to be missed
Please book your experience via our website or by telephone
For Further Enquiries and to contact us please phone or Email.
Award winning garden and open air gallery; home to over 85 contemporary sculptures by internationally renowned artists, set within 45 acres of stunning grounds in a beautiful tranquil valley. Widely considered to be home to the North’s largest collection of rhododendrons, azaleas and magnolias with 20,000 plants. The park is enhanced by three lakes, an Arboretum, Pagoda, Summerhouse, Himalayan Shelter, Norse Hut, decorative bridges and scenic woodland walks. A log cabin Tea Room serves a delicious range of food and drink options, complimented by our refreshment trailer, children’s woodland playground and plant sales area. Dogs on leads are welcome.
Open from the 2nd April to 31st October 2021 from 10am to 4pm. Closed on Mondays (open Bank Holidays).
Please visit our website for further information.
Lessons and treks for all ages and abilities.
Disabled riders welcome.
Situated 1 mile from Masham.
Our lessons are held in our all-weather outdoor arena and our treks take place in the beautiful North Yorkshire countryside.
ArtisOn, a small, enthusiastic, not-for-profit team providing art and craft workshops on the outskirts of Masham. Treat yourself to a fantastic day out & create something special – from painting to blacksmithing, from printmaking to willow sculpture – we have something for everyone. ArtisOn is a creative place to get away from it all, meet like minded people and treat yourself to a lovely lunch!
A Make the Most of Masham business.
The Lime Tree Observatory on Hutts Lane in Grewelthorpe first opened its doors in 2016 and is available for both public and private bookings. Typical sessions include a presentation, refreshments and if the weather permits,astronomical observing through the observatory’s range of large telescopes, including the huge 610mm diameter “JW24” telescope.
See our website for details of how to book on public sessions, or how to make a private booking.
In our first few years we have welcomed the Scouting movement, U3A groups, photographic societies and WI’s.
Everyone is welcome and the private evenings are tailored to your requirements.
Please note that entry is by booking only. We regret that you are unable to just turn up on spec.
With three bases in the scenic county of Yorkshire, Classic Car Hire North specialises in self-drive classic car hire. Choose from a wide range of British, American and European classics for a terrific day out or short break. What finer way to savour the stunning scenery, quiet driving roads and splendid natural attractions of the Yorkshire Dales or North York Moors than from a self-drive classic car. It’s a great way to explore this beautiful county whilst fulfilling your dream of driving a classic car. Our classic car hire fleet has everything from Morris Minors and Morgans through to a classic Rolls Royce. Or choose from our large range of classic Jaguars including E-types, Mk2, and XK120.
Our site near Ampleforth is run in conjunction with the charity Autism Plus. For more information see our classic car hire services
‘Shepherded ‘ tours allow guests to experience traditional brewing processes fo the award winning ales. The Bistro & Baa..r provide locally sourced culinary delights, & the Sheepy Shop is full of ‘ewe-nique’ gifts.
Theakston Black Bull in Paradise Brewery Tap & Gift Shop
If you are looking to combine a truly great day out with a fascinating insight into the workings of a Victorian brewery then look no further than Theakston’s famous Masham brewery. It is here that the world famous Old Peculier is brewed along with their many other cask conditioned and craft beers.
Stock up on your favourite Theakston beers in the Brewery Gift Shop. With its large selection of can and bottles beers, unique branded merchandise and other Yorkshire treats to choose from there is something for everyone. Or simply enjoy a beer or two in the Brewery bar warmed by a real open fire.
We look forward to welcoming you.
The Black Bull in Paradise is available for private hire.