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Ripon-by-the-Sea is a free entry event for all the family. The Spa Park in Ripon will be turned into 'the seaside' with water and sand to make sandcastles, all the fun of fair with children's fairground rides, cubkarts and side shows. Icecream and hot dogs to make a day at the seaside complete. This is a free entry event and tickets are not requred for the Spa Park.
To make the day special the National Festival Circus is coming to Ripon's Spa Park to give 3 performances on the afternoon of 6 September at 1:00 pm; 2:00 pm and 3:00 pm. Under a real 'Big Top' see the clowns, jugglers and acrobats perform their spectacular acts. Entry is by tickets which are limited so best to buy early - £6 adult and £3 children 16 years and under.
Tickets can also purchased at:
The Deli on Duckhill, Duck Hill,Ripon, HG4 1BL,
The Lilttle Ripon Bookshop, 13 Westgate, Ripon, HG4 2AT
and subject to availability on the day at Spa Park
When & Where
Established over 25 years ago Ripon Festivals continues to organise a number of events for the communities of the city including:
The Christmas Spectacular. A hugely enjoyable Christmas extravaganza held in Ripon Cathedral presented by either the local St Cecilia Orchestra or the Ripon City Band with massed choirs.
New Year's Eve celebrations with a torchlight parade from the magnificent Cathedral to the Market Square with a fantastic firework display over the Town Hall.
Pancake races on Shrove Tuesday for schools and businesses to toss pancakes down Kirkgate.
Spring Charity Fair giving charities and voluntary organisations the chance to raise their profiles and funding opportunities.
The annual trip to the Spa Park and Ripon-by-the-Sea for families to enjoy childhood memories of a day at the seaside.
Registered Charity no: 514981