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Box office opens on April 12 for Swaledale Festival Friends & April 26 for the general public

Saturday 28th May E1 THE REG VARDY BAND More details 8.00pm | St Andrew's Church, Grinton

Sunday 29th May Festival Service More details 10.30am | Holy Trinity Church, Low Row
E2a ARIOSO at Gayle Mill SOLD OUT! More details 2.00 - 4.00pm | Gayle Mill, near Hawes; guided tour, followed by concert
E2b ARIOSO at Gayle Mill SOLD OUT! More details 3.00 - 5.00pm | Gayle Mill, near Hawes; concert, followed by guided tour
E3 THE GEORGIAN YOUTH THEATRE presents Sweet William by Alan Plater More details 7.00 - 8.30pm | Dales Countryside Museum, Hawes
E4 THE SWALE SINGERS More details 8.00pm | St Andrew's Church, Grinton

Monday 30 May
REETH AND GRINTON DAY
E5 GUIDED WALK WITH MUSICAL INTERLUDES SOLD OUT! More details 10.00am - 4.00pm | Meet at Reeth Green bus shelter
E6 PUPPETCRAFT LANTERN WORKSHOP More details 11.00am - 1.00pm | Reeth Memorial Hall
E7 FAMILY FOLKSONG WORKSHOP More details 11.15am - 1.00pm | Reeth Methodist Church
E8 PUPPETCRAFT PERFORMANCE The Mousehole Cat, by Antonia Barber More details 2.00 - 3.00pm | Reeth Memorial Hall
QUOITS CHALLENGE At 2pm, on Reeth Green, we will host the annual Swaledale Festival Quoits Challenge. Preceded at 1.15 by a talk on the history of quoits and a demonstration by Richard Duck.
E9 RAPSCALLION More details 4.00 - 5.30pm | The Buck Hotel, Reeth
E10 NUZHA More details 8.00pm | St Andrew's Church, Grinton

Tuesday 31 May E11 ARKENGARTHDALE WILD FLOWER AND BIRDS WALK SOLD OUT! More details 1.30 - 4.00pm | Meet at St Mary's Church, Arkengarthdale
E12 MICHAEL BROUGH AND LUCY DOWNER  ~  world premiere More details 5.00pm | St Mary's Church, Arkengarthdale
E13 MARTIN TAYLOR More details 8.00pm | St Andrew's Church, Grinton
E14 LEYBURN BAND More details 8.00pm | Wensleydale School, Leyburn

Wednesday 01 June   E15 ARKENGARTHDALE LEAD MINING WALK  SOLD OUT! More details 11.00am - 4.00pm | Meet at Langthwaite Pay & Display car park
E16 SONGS OF THE LANDSCAPE - PATRICIA HAMMOND (MEZZO-SOPRANO) AND MICHAEL BROUGH (PIANO) ~ world premiere More details 5.00pm | St Mary's Church, Arkengarthdale
E17 THE ŠKAMPA STRING QUARTET More details 8.00pm | St Mary's Church, Barnard Castle
E18 MUKER SILVER BAND More details 8.00pm | Muker Public Hall

Thursday 02 June E19 BOREAS DUO ~ Young Artists' Platform More details 5.00pm | Holy Trinity Church, Wensley
E20 THE ŠKAMPA STRING QUARTET More details 8.00pm | St Andrew's Church, Grinton
FOLK AT THE BRIDGE From 9.00pm | The Bridge Inn, Grinton
The regular Thursday-evening folk jam sessions in Grinton's famous hostelry attract an assortment of talented musicians. There is always a great atmosphere, particularly at Festival time.

Friday 03 June E21 WENSLEYDALE RAILWAY WALK More details 9.50am - 4.52pm | Meet at Leeming Bar station at 9.40
E22 NOVA SCOTIA JAZZ BAND  SOLD OUT! More details 3.00 - 5.00pm | The Buck Hotel, Reeth
E23 THE MUSIC OF JOHN IRELAND - MARK BEBBINGTON (PIANO) More details 7.30pm | St Andrew's Church, Aysgarth
E24 MUKER SILVER BAND More details 8.00pm | Muker Public Hall

Saturday 04 June
RICHMOND DAY
E25 ST NICHOLAS GARDENS WALK SOLD OUT! More details 10.30am - 12.30pm | Richmond on B6271 to Brompton-on-Swale
E26 PEOPLE SHOW 121: THE DETECTIVE SHOW More details 2.00 - 3.15pm | Georgian Theatre Royal, Richmond
E27A THE HUT PEOPLE More details 12.00pm | St Agatha's Church, Easby
E27 THE HUT PEOPLE  SOLD OUT! More details 5.00pm | St Agatha's Church, Easby
E28 NORTHERN SINFONIA More details 8.00pm | St Mary's Church, Richmond

Sunday 05 June E29 SIMON ARMITAGE  SOLD OUT! More details 1.30 - 3.30pm | Gunnerside Methodist Church
E30 LEON BOSCH (DOUBLE BASS) AND SUNG-SUK KANG (PIANO) More details 5.00pm | St Mary's Church, Arkengarthdale
E31 BYRD, DOWLAND AND PURCELL - Fretwork with Iestyn Davies and Jacob Heringman More details 8.00pm | St Andrew's Church, Grinton

Monday 06 June E32 WENSLEYDALE WALK More details 11.00am - 4.00pm | Meet at Cover Bridge, Wensleydale
E33 ELEANOR TURNER (HARP) ~ young artists' platform More details 5.00pm | St Mary and St Alkelda's Church, Middleham
E34 ABSOLUTION SAXOPHONE QUARTET ~ young artists' platform More details 8.00pm | St Oswald's Church, Askrigg

Tuesday 07 June
FESTIVAL FIELD DAY
E35 ARCHAEOLOGY AND ART OF SWALEDALE More details 9.30 - 11.00am | Gunnerside Village Hall
E36 Guided walk: 'Ancient Woodland' with Tim Laurie SOLD OUT! More details 11.15am - 1.45pm | Meet at Farmers Arms, Muker
E37 Guided walk: 'Geology' with John Russell More details 11.15am - 1.45pm | Meet at Reeth Green bus shelter
E38 Guided walk: 'The Last Miners - the Chert Mines above Arkengarthdale' with Alan Mills and Stephen Eastmead SOLD OUT! More details 2.30pm - 5.00pm | Meet at Langthwaite car park
E39 Guided walk: 'Archaeology at Maiden Castle' with Peter Denison-Edson SOLD OUT! More details 2.30pm - 5.00pm | Meet at Reeth Green bus shelter
E40 Stationary walk: 'A Historical Panorama of Swaledale' with Ric Carter More details 2.45pm | Meet in the layby opposite Reeth School
BUILDING A STONE ARCH 5.15pm | Reeth Green | Free demonstration by Pete Roe
E41 KATHRYN TICKELL BAND  SOLD OUT! More details 8.00pm | The Zetland Centre, Richmond

Wednesday 08 June E42 ALEXANDER MARKOV VIOLIN MASTERCLASS WITH SIMON PASSMORE (PIANO) ~ young artists' platform More details 3.00 - 5.30pm | St Andrew's Church, Aysgarth
E43 IN SEARCH OF DUENDE - THE SPIRIT OF SPAIN ~ world premiere More details 8.00pm | St Andrew's Church, Aysgarth
E44 A NIGHT AT THE MOVIES - REETH BRASS More details 8.00pm | St Andrew's Church, Grinton

Thursday 09 June E45 THE REETH LECTURE: LOYD GROSSMAN ~ Does Heritage have a Future? More details 2.00 - 3.30pm | Reeth Methodist Church
E46 DAVID GORDON (PIANO) More details 5.00pm | St Mary's Church, Arkengarthdale
E47 ALEXANDER MARKOV (VIOLIN) PLAYS BACH AND PAGANINI More details 8.00pm | St Andrew's Church, Grinton
FOLK AT THE BRIDGE From 9.00pm | The Bridge Inn, Grinton
The Bridge hosts its weekly jam session featuring local players and surprise guests.

Friday 10 June E48 LEAD MINING WALK More details 11.00am - 4.00pm | Gunnerside
E49 BLAIZE THEATRE COMPANY presents Sward! More details 2.00 - 4.00pm | Reeth Memorial Hall
E50 SOPHIA LISOVSKAYA (Piano) ~ young artists' platform More details 5.00pm | St Mary's Church, Arkengarthdale
E51 LONDON CONCERTANTE WITH ALEXANDER MARKOV ~ world premiere More details 8.00pm | St Andrew's Church, Grinton

Saturday 11 June E52 THE REETH PLAYERS More details 4.00 - 6.00pm | The CB Inn, Arkengarthdale
E53 HAWES SILVER PRIZE BRASS BAND More details 8.00pm | St Margaret's Church, Hawes
E54 ZUM  SOLD OUT! More details 8.00pm | St Andrew's Church, Grinton

Swaledale Festival
Hudson House, Reeth
Richmond, North Yorkshire
DL11 6TB
Box Office : 01748 880019
e-mail : enquiries@swalefest.org