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Teach Rex: Dinosaurs on the Loose!

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Beware… the Teach Rex Dinosaurs will be left to run loose around Skipton on Friday 4th August!

Get ready for a thrilling adventure as these life-sized creatures roam the streets. Witness their incredible presence and learn fascinating facts about dinosaurs.

The dinosaurs will be causing havok around Skipton from approximately 11am… can you track them down?

Free Event! Timings for the day – 
11am – 12pm – Skipton Town Hall/High Street Area
12.30pm – 1.30pm – Canal Quarter
2pm – 3pm – Skipton Town Hall/High Street Area

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Carved wooden puppets dressed as jesters

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Skipton International Puppet Festival

Join us for one of England’s largest celebrations of puppet theatre, the fabulous Skipton International Puppet Festival!

Since it’s inception in 1997,  the festival has grown from a handful of performances to a major event in the Yorkshire region’s calendar, becoming a magnet for puppet enthusiasts.

The biennial celebration showcases puppetry from all over the UK and beyond. With a packed programme of free and ticketed performances, workshops, and outreach projects, Skipton presents an inspirational melting pot for artists and audiences, offering exceptional puppet experiences for any age.

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