Killer Line up for 2017

The world’s biggest celebration of the crime genre unveiled its full programme at an exclusive

Meet… Pianist Alessandro Taverna

As pianist Alessandro Taverna delivers the grand finale of Harrogate International Festivals’ Sunday Series on

NEW EVENT- Special Guest: Paula Hawkins!

Thursday 4 May | 7.30pm The Crown Hotel, Harrogate Ticket: £10 Unreserved Seating Redeemable against the

Harrogate International Festivals Unveils Summer Line-up

Star of the operatic stage Sir Bryn Terfel, The John Wilson Orchestra, and Armonico Consort

In Memory of Colin Dexter

We were saddened to hear of the death of the best selling crime writer

Rudding Park Estate Supports the Arts

Rudding Park Estate, a portfolio of rural businesses and properties in Follifoot, has become a

New Blood Showcase: Criminally Good Class of 2017

2017’s debut crime authors were celebrated at a new event designed to showcase and support

Law Firm on the Literary Case

Raworths, one of Yorkshire’s longest established law firms, has announced its continuation as title sponsor


As reader-in-residence at Theakston Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival it’s my pleasure to tour the

Martin Bell: Literary Lunch

  The Yorkshire Post has joined forces with Harrogate International Festivals to bring back the

Salon North: Q&A with Adam Rutherford

Geeks are just people who are interested in stuff. And we’ve already taken over.

Friends’ Priority Booking Open!

Harrogate International Festivals has opened priority bookings for Friends of the Festival today for its

The Heath Quartet Announce New Member

We are delighted to announce that Sara Wolstenholme will join the Heath Quartet as their

Top 10 reasons to come to crime…

Welcome to the best crime writing festival in the world! Whether this will be

Dedicate A Tree

To celebrate our 50th Anniversary we are planting 50 Festival Trees and we would

#FestivalFever – Joseph Finder!

This Special Guest first planned to become a spy. Or maybe a professor of Russian history. (Keeping

February’s Book of The Month

Melanie Raabe grew up in Thuringia, Germany, and attended the

Meet… Clarinettist Julian Bliss

Julian Bliss is considered the world’s finest clarinettist. He heads to Harrogate International Festivals’ Sunday

Global Villages Returns

Global Villages, the popular free music workshops for 8-13 year olds, returns to North Yorkshire

#FestivalFever – Dennis Lehane!

#FestivalFever has officially spread! Weekend Break Packages are flying out and the excitement continues