Stay or Dine at
the Boars Head

Fascinating, Memorable and Entertaining

Ripley Castle and Gardens, situated 3 miles from Harrogate in North Yorkshire on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park, is an historic attraction open to the public all year round and makes for a fascinating and entertaining day out, in a beautiful location.



Exciting news, Our Winter Wedding package for early 2017 has just been released. If you are thinking of having a Winter Wedding, Ripley Castle is the perfect venue. Warm fires, Candlelit Wedding Breakfast and a menu to compliment the season, create the perfect setting on a cold winters day. For more information about our Winter Wedding Package,

Please contact our Events team on 01423 770152 or email Rebecca at or take a look at our Winter Wedding package online.    

What's On



A great summer day out for the whole family.

Summer Homes & Gardens Fair - Thursday 8th - Sunday 11th June 2017

Summer Homes & Gardens Fair - Thursday 8th - Sunday 11th June 2017

Summer Homes & Garden Fair Thursday 8th - Sunday 11th June 2017 at Ripley Castle's Showfield

Yorkshire Classic Vehicle Show & Land Rover Display

"32nd event, set in the deer park at Ripley Castle. Large displays of classic cars, motorcycles, vans, trucks, ex-military plus classic Land Rover display, arena & commentary."

The Decorative Home and Salvage Show

An opportunity to browse a variety of stalls offering salvaged and reclaimed fixtures and fittings and a wide variety of antiques and homeware items. Friday 12th May, Saturday 13th May and Sunday 14th May

Yorkshire Warrior

After a successfully amazing event last year, Yorkshire Warrior return in 2017, bigger and better than ever! Celebrating their 5th birthday this year, the Yorkshire Warrior on Sunday 30th April is an event not to be missed.

Easter at Ripley Castle

Easter at Ripley Castle

A variety of events for the whole family during the Easter holidays

Brides up North Wedding Fair

Sunday 19th March 2017, 11am till 3pm, FREE ENTRY

Spring Cook Demo at The Boars Head

Our talented chefs will show you how to prepare some wonderful ‘Spring Inspired’ dishes followed by a two course luncheon, wine & coffee

Guy Fawkes Run

Nid Valley Road Runners are hosting the Guy Fawkes 10 Mile Run here at Ripley Castle on Sunday 6th November 2016. For more information or to book your place, please visit

Meet the Gardener

Meet the Gardener

Ripley Castle Garden Tour ‘Meet the Gardener’ Join one of our Ripley Castle gardeners for a walking tour around the gardens.

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