Harrogate Fencing Club (HFC) is a Community Amateur Sports Club (CASC) run by a committee of enthusiastic and dedicated volunteers. The club boasts in excess of 100 members ranging in ability from junior and adult beginners to social fencers and International athletes competing on the European and World circuits.
Both junior and seniors, of all levels, are actively encouraged to take part in this programme. Wheelchair fencing is an integral part of the club. This form is fantastic for the improvement of blade work and hand speed.
For more information, visit Harrogate Fencing Club.
Harrogate Theatre has two performance spaces (one mid-scale and one studio). They allow for producing and presenting theatre, dance, music and comedy. The past 10 years have seen the organisation establish itself as a significant influence in the region, with a growing national profile. As well as producing an annual pantomime and a repertory company, the theatre supports artists to make their own work.
For more information, visit their website Harrogate Theatre.
Visit Harrogate Tourist Information centre for all information on Harrogate & District. They have information on accommodation, events, food and drink and shopping – everything you could need to know about the area!
For more information, check out Harrogate Tourist Information
HowdiDoodi is the Mobile Disco and Event MC service based in Harrogate and Knaresborough. Their Mission is to provide you with a service that is tailor-made to suit your needs, ensuring an event which is successful, personal and lots of fun.
Ring up Howard for more information!
Interact Performing Arts Group is a North West Drama school. Teaching students of all ages, they help students improve communication skills and build confidence. They use drama as a tool to explore imagination and creativity and encourage actors to find their voice.
The coaches, Emma & Lucy, are professionally trained actors with many years of experience in the performing arts industry and a wealth of experience in teaching.
For more information, visit their website.
Knaresborough Choral Society is a community choir for the beautiful town of Knaresborough. They currently have about 80 members and perform three concerts every year – at Christmas and Easter they sing major choral works and in Summer they perform a more informal concert.
Rehearsals are on Thursday evenings from 7:30 pm to 9.30pm in Gracious St. Methodist Church
For more information, visit the Knaresborough Choral Society.
Knaresborough Cricket Club established in 1815. It has a long history as a friendly club for juniors and seniors who want to get involved in this competitive, British sport. They have regular fixtures and other events throughout the year.
For more information, visit Knaresborough Cricket on their website.
Knaresborough Golf course continually invests in a beautiful Hawtree-designed course. Lots of recent changes make it a truly superb golfing challenge.
New drainage ditches have been integrated into the design, adding to the playing experience and keeping the course open in all but the most unpleasant conditions.
The club offers membership and visitor passes as well as coaching opportunities. For more information, visit the Knaresborough Golf Club website.
Knaresborough Spring Fayre that runs every year in on the Early May Day bank holiday.
It is a Family Fun Weekend and the beautiful Castle grounds will be full of children’s activities, rides & games. The historic Market Place will have market stalls, food stalls and free daily performances by dancers, singers and musicians.
Knaresborough Striders aims to bring together people to enjoy the delights of ‘striding’ – be that walking, jogging or running. The club supports those who want to get started, get faster or go for longer!
Since its establishment in 2012, the club has continued to grow with a current membership currently in excess of 170.
They meet every Tuesday and Thursday at Knaresborough Cricket Club from 7.15pm, striding out at 7.30pm in groups to suit all ages and abilities, with coached training sessions available most Tuesdays.
For more information, view their website Knaresborough Striders.