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Sunday 14th May Huttonle Hole Car Boot Sale, morning/early afternoon
B/H Monday 29th May Duncombe Park Country Fair, Helmsley All day
4th June, Kirkbymoorside Open Gardens, 11am to 5pm
4th June Wass Open Gardens (near Byland Abbey) 12noon - 5pm
Sunday 11th June Coxwold Open Gardens 1 - 5pm
Sunday 11th June National Open Gardens, 41/43 Piercy End, Kirkbymoorside 2 - 5pm
(just 2 mins walk down the hill from Market Place bus stop)
16th June Hutton-le-Hole Car Boot Sale, morning
Sunday 25th June Guided History Walk, Kirkbymoorside
Another of the popular guided walks with Louise Mudd of Kirkbymoorside History Group, kmshistory.btck.co.uk. Meet at the Kirkbymoorside Market Place bus stop at 12 noon. The walk is a gentle wander through the town, with lots of interesting stops, and takes about 90 minutes. Afterward there will be a selection of the very readable History Group publications for sale at the Kings Head Hotel. It is a free event, but donations are always very welcome for the History Group and for Moorsbus.
1st and 2nd July Duncombe Park Steam Rally, Helmlsey gytec.weebly.com
2nd July Hutton-le-Hole Car Boot Sale, morning
Sunday 16th July The Sun Inn, Westgate, Pickering An afternoon fundraising event from 2 - 5pm for Next Steps, the mental health charity. There will be a variety of live acoustic music of the "open mic" kind, including the Helmsley Community Choir, a barbecue, raffle, tombola and cakes. Always a good selection of beers too!
Saturday 22nd July , Kirkbymoorside Heritage Day. from 9.30 on wards, with events throughout the day.
Includes walks, displays, slide shows, book stall and the launch of 4 new local history books.
Travel from Esk Valley railway and MoorsPlus, or Moorsplus from York and Malton Railway Station, or the EYMS 128 www.kmshistory.btck.co.uk/HeritageDay2017
23rd July Hutton-le-Hole Car Boot Sale, morning
MONDAY 24th July. A guided walk with the Author Colin Speakman of the North Yorkshire Moors Association.
Starting with morning coffee at The Lion inn. Colin, having traveled from West Yorkshire by train, and then Moorplus from York, will be ready for that coffee!
He will then take you the 7½ mile (13km) fairly moderate/easy mainly downhill walk along the Rosedale Railway to Bank Top, then over Loskey Ridge and Hutton Ridge to Hutton-le Hole with time to visit the Ryedale Folk Museum, tea shops etc. before the 1712 bus back to Pickering, Malton etc. Booking is not compulsory, but if you do have time to let us know you are coming, that would be great. Please come with water bottle, packed lunch, suitable clothing, footwear, and be prepared for sun or showers.
30th July Hutton-le-Hole Car Boot Sale, morning
6th August Hutton-le-Hole Car Boot Sale, morning
Saturday 12th August (accessible via Moorplus, or EYMS 128, or Coastliner)
Mickle Hill in Pickering are having a Summer Fair from 11am to 5pm. with free entry, a variety of stalls, tombola, refreshments and face-painting. Mickle Hill is a Methodist Homes Association retirement living community. It is about 5 minutes walk down the Malton Road from Pickering Eastgate bus stop.
Other general events guides (but not all accessible by public transport):