Yorkshire and Richmondshire are bursting full of events over the Early May Bank Holiday from the Tour De Yorkshire, James Richards Circus in Catterick and the Duck Race in Richmond there is plenty of family friendly events to enjoy and experience over the Bank Holiday.


The Tour De Yorkshire

The Fifth Edition of the Tour de Yorkshire is set to take place from Thursday the 2nd of May to Sunday 5th of May, Stages 1, 2, 3, and 4 of the Tour de Yorkshire passes through some of the most beautiful countrysides in the UK. Wherever you chose to watch, make a weekend of it!

Come early and sample some of the wonders of Yorkshire and Richmondshire have to offer! Some of the Popular spots to watch the racing will fill up fast, so you might want to be in position early to get a place.

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The Duck Race, Richmond

This fantastic experience is great fun for the family. The Richmond Duck race is being held on Monday 6th of May 2019 and starts at 2pm at the Green Bridge, the race helps raise money for the young people of North Yorkshire, Richmond and Surrounding Villages funds go towards local children’s charities and clubs.

There are some great prizes to be won at the Richmond Duck race for 1st Prize there is a voucher to the value of £300, for the 2nd Prize there is a voucher to the value of £200 and for the 3rd Prize there is a voucher to the value of £100, There also is a prize for the last duck home with a voucher to the value of £25.

The Duck race is held close by to our luxurious holiday apartments Darcy Mews.

James Richards Circus - Catterick

James Richards Circus is making a welcome return to Catterick Racecourse across the may bank holiday weekend from Thursday 2nd until Monday 6th May 2019. The programme features acts from Italy, Romania, Belgium, Portugal, Ukraine and of course the United Kingdom in this great affordable hour and a half family event. Don’t miss the show kids will enjoy at prices mums and dads will love. You can still buy tickets on site from Monday 29th April subject to availability and use the discount voucher from our website or Facebook page to receive £2 off each seat, A small booking fee applies but you can use discount code JRC001.

Catterick Racecourse, Catterick Road, DL10 7PE

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