Events & Activities
We at Bivouac want you to get the most out of your stay. Situated on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales there is an abundance of places to explore and an array of activities for you to get stuck in to.
Gig Night with Geraint John Jones
“Born in Wales, grown up in Yorkshire and now living in France Geraint John Jones in hybrid of countries and cultures. Originally starting as a street performer playing songs from the likes of Cat Stevens, Bob Dylan and Jacques Brel he is now performing his own repertoire and currently recording an EP. Once called “one of the most famous buskers in Paris” Geraint’s “velvet vocals” fit perfectly with his songs about loves lost and found.” On Friday 11th July 2014.
Busking at the Bar with Oui Bee
We are really excited about having this fabulous singer song writer coming to play for us.. and you!
Here’s what the Northern Echo says about her…“Her singing melodious, her lyrics heartfelt, Oui Bee provides a perfect tonic to the vacuous indie scene that clutters Britain’s venues and clogs its airwaves. A champion of honest and passionate song-writing, Oui Bee is sassy, stylish and completely irresistible.” On Saturday 19th July at 7.30pm.
Treasure Hunt and Family Supper
Come and join us for supper and follow our treasure hunt around the café every Monday evening in the school holidays!
£10 for adults £5 children (includes small prize for children)
Every Monday in the Summer holidays! From 21st July at 6.30pm.
Family Quiz and Pizza Night
Join us for Pizza baked in our own clay oven followed by a fun family quiz.
Every Wednesday in the Summer Holidays starting on 23rd July 2014.£10.00 for adults and £5.00 for children to include Pizza, Pudding and Quiz entry.
Book your table by ringing the Bivouac Café on 01765 535033.
Using resources of Bansky, Keith Haring, Fafi and Fabric Lenny Lisa Rostron will show you how to use fabulous Posca pens on a broad range of recycled materials to create your own street art pieces of work.
Ages 10+. £25 includes lunch. Tuesday 19th August, 11am to 4pm.
Come and join in the Halloween Fun in the Bivouac Café!
On Wednesday 29th October from 4pm to 6pm there will be spooky fun, music and Halloween activities to enjoy! Halloween party food and drink is included - £5.00 per child
Santa’s Grotto at Bivouac
Santa’s Elves have made a reservation at Bivouac for Santa to revisit his Grotto on Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st December 2014.
As everyone knows, Santa is so busy around Christmas trying to see as many children as possible but he has managed to squeeze us into his busy schedule to visit Bivouac for two days. Santa will be in his grotto just off the Cafe from 10am until 4pm on both days. Book your slot or just turn up. There is also the Twelve Days of Christmas Festive Trail in the Woodland so why not make a day of it. To see Santa, receive a gift and do the Festive Trail is £7.50 per child. We will be serving festive food in the cafe all day too. To book call 01765 535033.
Christmas Eve Lunch and Carols
Join us at Bivouac for a Festive Lunch with Carols!
Start your Christmas celebrations with some festive Carols and a delicious lunch in the Bivouac Cafe between 11.30am and 2.30pm. Menu will be updated closer to the date. Booking is essential. Please ring the cafe on 01765 535 033.
Boxing Day Lunch
After a winter walk in the beautiful Druids woodland, join us for a hearty lunch in the Café.
New Year’s Eve Celebrations
We’re having a party to celebrate the New Year!
There will be food and live music from Alligator Gumbo. Tickets are £30 per person. Further details closer to the time.
Would you like to stay in our cosy Woodland Shacks or 12 bed Bunk Barn? Call us on 01765 535 020 for more information.
The Bivouac quiz is held on the last Wednesday of the month throughout the year; please see the calendar for dates.
These will be fun and interactive evenings with family and friends.
The cafe will be open as usual serving meals from the blackboards.
£3 entry per person, that will go towards the winning pot. 10% will go to the winning teams chosen charity and 90% to the winning team.
Quiz’s start at 7.30pm
Booking a table is advisable
Children’s Indoor Activities
Please go to the Children page for details about the activities and events available for children and families at Bivouac.
Come and enjoy an evening of wine tasting at Bivouac. Tasting a range of wines, you will get to experience them at their best with the help of Yorkshire Vintners.
Sessions can be arranged for your family or group whilst you are staying with us. Tasting up to 10 different wines, you’ll get to learn what the different grapes taste like, how wine is made, and what kind of wines you like the best, whilst enjoying an evening with friends, new and old.
If you are interested in coming to a wine tasting evening during your stay, then please get in touch. Prices start from £15 per person (for groups of more than 10 people). A lavish cheese board £5pp - an optional extra.