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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

    Join us at Bivouac for an entertaining night of music.

    On Saturday 14th June 2014. Bar meals served until 8.30pm.
    Music starts around 7:30pm

  • Busking at the Bar

    Talented acts will be performing in the Bivouac café providing entertainment throughout the evening.

    Free Entry and bar meals served until 8:30pm. Ring 01765 535033 to book your table.

    Saturday 17th May 2014 and Saturday 19th July 2014 at 7pm - late

  • Crochet Masterclass with Graeme Knowles-Miller

    Learn a new skill in an afternoon!

    The very talented Graeme will be teaching the most well known crochet object - the granny square - which can be made into the iconic blankets most peoples older relatives are well known for! Friday 30th May from 2pm to 5pm. Beginners and intermediates welcome. Materials, skills and notes provided! Course fee £20 incl a hot drink. Limited places, please book. Tel: 01765 535020.

  • Tour de France Band and Barbecue

    Come and join us for a wonderful relaxed evening.

    On Saturday 5th July there will be live music to celebrate the Tour de Yorkshire with a barbecue and bar available. Entry is free however please contact us to get your ticket. Everybody welcome!

  • Halloween Party

    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.

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      One of Santa's elves at work!

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      Christmas Gifts for Sale

  • 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.

    Between 11.30am and 3.00pm we will be serving delicious casseroles for you to help yourself to, followed by a selection of homemade puddings. Price to be confirmed. Booking is essential - please ring the Café on 01765 535 033 or email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

  • 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.

  • Quiz Nights

    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.

  • Wine Tasting

    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.