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You are most welcome to join us at any of our public engagements listed below.

The Harrogate Band is available for engagement for concerts and musical entertainment at events and occasions throughout the year. If you wish to take advantage of our services, discuss the Band's availability, or would like any further information about any of the events below, please contact the Events and Concert Manager

A band in the Crescent Gardens, Harrogate c.1920

July 2017
Sunday 2nd JulyWetherby Bandstand
Bandstand Extravaganza
Riverside Bandstand, Wetherby, LS22 6RF, 2.30pm

Come along for free to Wetherby Bandstand to watch us entertain the crowd.

Watch as the band march on and perform lively choreographed music in front of the bandstand with full percussion.

Get a free tour of the band (while the players are getting their ice-creams) hosted by their friendly tour guide who will show you the different instruments and music used in the band and answer all your questions.

Have a go on the brass and percussion instruments and join in with the band on one of our pieces!

Listen as we perform contemporary original music for brass band which you will never hear from other bands.

Vote for your favourite piece of music for us to perform in the 2nd half of the performance.

Parking is right next to the bandstand and is free. Bring a deckchair, a newspaper, and money for ice-cream.

Saturday 8th July


Trimdon Grange Colliery Durham Miners' Gala - Trimdon Grange and Durham City.

As guests of the Trimdon Grange Banner Association

Sunday 23rd July
HappyGate Festival, Valley Gardens, Harrogate, 11am

Saturday 29th JulyRoyal British Legion Concert, Bramhope Rugby Club, Leeds, LS16 9JR, 7.30pm

Join us in Bramhope for a fantastic evening of pure Brass Band entertainment hosted by The Royal British Legion.

Now in our 4th year at North Leeds come along to watch the band in this fantastic club and help raise money for the Royal British Legion in Leeds.

You'll hear a fantastic selection of brass music from military marches, hymn tunes and big band through to contemporary original music for band and beautiful arrangements of popular classics.

There are comfortable seats, tables and a very fine bar.

September 2017
Sunday 10th September

Hardraw Scar Contest
Green Dragon Inn, Hardraw, Hawes. [map]

This popular Yorkshire Dales entertainment contest is a must for regular and new brass band fans. You can hear 13 brass bands perform a 20 minute entertainment set throughout the day. The Harrogate Band is returning to Hardraw after a few years absence. Listen to bands perfoming a variety of entertaining music fighting it out to win the top prize for the most entertaining performance. This contest is held in the very large grounds of the Green Dragon Inn near Hawes which features Englands highest waterfall.
Pay for your entry and receive a programme on the gate on the day. Take picnics and chairs. Food and drink are available on site and cheap car parking with marshalls is available next to the venue.

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October 2017
Saturday 28th OctoberConcert for Christian Aid - Holy Trinity Church, Kirkby Road, Ripon, HG4 2EY, 7.30pm

HTrinityR Now in its 9th year come along to the delightful city of Ripon and let us entertain you with an evening of exciting, beautiful and fascinating music. And, it's all for a great cause, raising money for Christian Aid.

Holy Trinity has good modern facilities and probably the best acoustic in which to listen to the band. It's also nice and warm with comfortable seats!

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December 2017
Saturday 9th December

Pannal Golf Club

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Disabled AccessDisabled Access: wheelchair accessible, disabled toilet, T Loop, parking at the venue