North Stainley, Ripon, HG4 3HT

01765 532071

”There is now lots to look forward to but this is an exciting FIRST for North Stainley and is coming soon!“ 

Summertime Fest at The Staveley features top class music from some well known artists and great street food from the team at The Staveley Arms presented as a North Yorkshire Festival. We are looking forward to seeing you and would love you to book early. 

The event will start at 4pm with live entertainment from 4.30pm until 10pm. Food will be available throughout the day and evening. 

Music will be headlined by The Dunwells*, supported by local Riponian Freddie Cleary, Leeds-based Solow Choir (as featured on BBC Radio 2), Lucy May Walker, and Megan O’Neill fresh from her successful new soundtrack on Netflix’s Firefly Lane 

Great food will be available throughout the day and evening presented in a street food format outside The Staveley Arms. Food will include: a Hog and Venison roast; BBQ shack; Tiger Prawn & Squid stand; Pancake/Creperie stall; H-Van for the quintessential English Scones, Cakes, Teas & Coffees; Ice Cream hut . 

Drinks will be provided at the full inside and outside bars, as well as from a gin bar. 

Parking will be plentiful and offered a two minute walk from the pub itself (cars are left at owners’ risk) 

Admission by ticket only (readmission with wristband). Some tickets may be available on the gate although this is not guaranteed so it is advised to pre-book. There will be security on site throughout the event. 

This is a family friendly event but children must be kept under adult supervision at all times – all visitors regardless of age require a ticket. 

The event is supported with thanks by local sponsors including: Heck Sausages, Theakston’s Brewery, H&P Fine Foods, Miller Food Services, Black Sheep Brewery, Hodgson’s of Hartlepool, Yorkshire Vintners, The Little Yorkshire Hamper Company, Lightwater Valley Theme Park, Mason’s Gin, Yorkshires Finest Hampers, North Stainley Estate, MBH Property Developments Ltd. 

*The Dunwells are a successful Leeds-based Indie-folk / Americana band with strong vocals, powerful melodies and heartfelt lyrics. Their debut album “Blind Sighted Faith” was released in 2012 following which they have released a further 6 albums/EP’s. The Dunwells have found favour with audiences across the world having toured extensively in USA, Europe and the UK as well as having supported artists including Mumford and Sons and Elbow on UK tours. During lockdown they played over 200 live shows and reached over 1 million viewers. We are delighted to have them playing in North Stainley! 

You can book your tickets here.