Keep up to date with the events that are happening throughout the year in Ripon and the surrounding area. We welcome you to add your own event to the Ripon Internet diary.
Theme Park Opening 2017 Date
Our Theme park reopens on the 1st April for the 2017 season and with mini, mega and ultimate adventures there is something for everyone. New for 2017 are Mini Sand Diggers and and adventure playground as well as Flying Nellies and our huge Jumpin' Jacks! bouncy pillow. Gates open at 10am with rides and attractions at 10.30am. Please chaeck our website before you visit as opening and closing dates and times do vary. Book online for great discounts on tickets www.lightwatervalley.co.uk 01765635321 firstname.lastname@example.org
Easter Ceramic Painting
Come to 'Just Makers' in Ripley and learn how to paint your own Easter ceramic decorations with popular tutor Zoe Hollis. You can create your own mug or egg cup, perfect for Easter gifts. Zoe will then fire your design in her kiln and return it to Just Makers for you to collect. The workshop is from 10.30- 12.30 and costs just £35
'Investigating War Crimes' - a talk by Philip Trewhitt OBE
The talk, presented by Ripon City of Sanctuary Group, will take place at 7:30pm on Monday, 10 April at Allhallowgate Methodist Church, Ripon. It is free and all are welcome.
Philip is the executive director of IICI, an international organisation based in The Hague, which investigates, and trains investigators in, alleged violations of international humanitarian law and human rights, war crimes, crimes against humanity, and genocide. Philip previously held a number of positions at the United Nations and has led investigations in Iraq and Libya.
Philip’s talk will include discussion of the various types of war crime; how investigations are approached; the challenges inherent in securing convictions; and how refugees can provide evidence and be involved in the process.
Stalls selling vintage goods, crafts, bric-brac plus refreshments. 50 p entry. 10am - 4pm Masham Town Hall.
Jonathan Veira Concert Songs and Tales
International singer, Jonathan Veira, entertains with pop, jazz, classical songs and music with funny anecdotes of his life. Truly great entertainment. Holy Trinity Church 22/04/17 at 7pm. Tickets £10 from Ian Dimery at email@example.com or 07920885140, Holy Trinity Church Office (01765 690930) or Little Ripon Bookshop
A Tribute to the Eagles -2017 "Ascendancy" Tour: Motel California
The North's premier tribute to the Eagles. Covering Eagles material from the early days to the latest album, top Eagles Tribute Band Motel California accurately reproduce the glorious vocal harmonies and guitar parts associated with these classic songs. https://www.ents24.com/ripon-events/masham-town-hall/motel-california/1073804169