Join us for Skipton’s annual heritage event – Skipton Sheep Day! Incorporating Armed Forces Day 2019.
A full day of FREE entertainment for the whole family!!
Sunday 7th July 2019
10am – 4.30pm
Skipton High Street
Voted as one of the Top 5 most popular events in the UK by National Express, as one of the Top 10 best quirkiest events in the UK by Britain Magazine!!
*NEW FOR 2019 – Mini music festival – A family-friendly live music stage at the bottom of Skipton High Street featuring plenty of bands and artists to keep you entertained and dancing in the street throughout the day!!
*The world famous – SHEEP SHOW. An educational and entertaining show all about Sheep!!
*Petting Zoo with plenty of animals – Sheep, Lambs, Micro-Pigs, Goats, Rabbits, Ducks, Ponies, baby Alpaca, Llamas, Chicks, Ducklings, Dexter Cows, Ferrets, Guinea Pigs and Ducks!
*Opportunity to feed the Lambs and Goats
*Barn Dance on Skipton High Street
*Sheep Day market – over 30 market stalls selling a variety of unique and wonderful things!
*Birds of Prey
*Street food and drink
*Live demonstrations – Dry stone walling, rope-making, spinning, weaving
*Storytelling workshops by Skipton Castle Woods
*Incredible Edible Skipton – Blender bikes and free planting workshop
*Street theatre and entertainment
*Face & glitter painting
*Farmers and craft market at the Canal Basin
*Armed Forces Day entertainment – Flag lowering ceremony, Yorkshire 5 Gunners Regiment, Army vehicles, activities and entertainment for all
Plus lots more.. all FREE ENTRY!!