Entertaining Events

The Settle Area Calendar is packed full of events, exhibitions, workshops and markets of every description.

Our two excellent theatres have full and varied programmes of drama, comedy, music, film and lectures. 

Events also take place in many of the pubs, clubs, cafes, churches and village halls within the town and surrounding villages.


Victoria Hall - Drama, Comedy, Film, Music, Workshops ...
This beautiful Victorian Music Hall in the market town of Settle is set between the Yorkshire Dales and the Forest of Bowland. A wide programme of drama, comedy and music is supplemented by community events, workshops and indoor markets.

Richard Whiteley Theatre - Drama, Film, Music ...
The Richard Whiteley Theatre is an innovative performing arts centre in the Yorkshire Dales, bringing outstanding performance to the area as well as acting as a showcase for some of the region’s own talent.  Music, Film, Theatre and Art are all championed.

Friends of the Dales - Walks, Talks, Events
Friends of the Dales organise a number of walks, talks and events through the year on subjects to do with the Yorkshire Dales. Visitors are welcome to attend for a small charge.

North Craven Heritage Trust - Talks, Walks ...
The North Craven Heritage Trust organise a number of talks and events through the year on subjects to do with the heritage of the North Craven area of which Settle is the major town.

Friends of the Settle-Carlisle Line - Guided Walks
The Friends of the Settle-Carlisle Line organise guided walks throughout the year. All walks are free of charge and begin and end at one of the stations along the line.  The start time is determined by the arrival time of the relevant train at the start station.

Gallery on the Green - Exhibitions
Since opening in 2009 the Gallery on the Green has mounted a constantly changing exhibition programme, with contributions from local, national, and international artists whose interest and generous engagement in sustaining the life of the gallery lies at the core of our ambitions. 

Settle Photographic Group Annual Exhibition and Town Trail 2023
26th - 28th August 2023
 Settle Photographic Group’s Annual Exhibition will be at Clapham Village Hall daily from 10am until 5pm. The group members’ range of interests ensure a varied and ...

Malham Tarn (National Trust) - Pond Dipping, Den Building ....
We've got a wide range of events to tempt you and get you outdoors and closer to nature at Malham Tarn. From pond dipping and den building to a night discovering the stars, why not take a look at our events list and see what we’re up to next. 

North Craven Heritage Trust
The North Craven Heritage Trust organise a programme of heritage related events and talks. Visitors are welcome to attend for a small charge.

Curious Tales from AN ancient graveyard

Regular Presentations throughout the Summer Months

Join Sarah Lister for a tour of Settle Graveyard and hear stories about the folk buried there -  fantastic achievements (many against the odds!), interesting scandals and ...

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