Barton upon Humber Tourism

Monthly Archives: April 2016

New exhibition opens at The Ropewalk

Opening on Saturday in the Artspace is an exhibition showcasing new work by Lindy Norton. Lindy has always been able to use drawing as a means of generating atmosphere. urposefully developed and well practiced observation skills enable her to subtly change the truth of light and darkness, to amplify uncertainties. Her paintings in both water colour and oil are just as […]

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Barton Fake Festival

Come along and enjoy the music inside a giant marquee at Baysgarth Park.  Listen to tribute bands playing the music of Oasish playing the music of Oasis, Kasabian playing Kazabian and Green Day playing Green Date. There will also be an afternoon showcase where talented bands that are based locally to this festival get their chance to […]

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Friends of Baysgarth House Museum Christmas Fair

Friends of Baysgarth House Museum present their annual Christmas Fair.  Enjoy craft stalls, homemade cakes and refreshments.  Come and meet Father Christmas! Runs from 11am to 4pm

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Christmas Art Market at The Ropewalk

With more than 40 stalls with work from the region’s artists and craft makers on sale, browse a wide selection of unusual handmade gifts that you will not be able to source on the high street. Indoors at The Ropewalk 3 & 4 December The Ropewalk 10am – 4pm

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Barton Christmas Festival

The Community Parade led by Father Christmas and his team of reindeer starts at 3pm followed at 5pm by the captivating Lantern Parade.  The Carol Service at 6pm, led by Barton Salvation Army, heralds the official lights switch on.  Attractions include stalls, children’s rides and street entertainers as live performances at the stage area.

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Barton Lions Bonfire

The annual Lions organised bonfire night celebration with its famed spectacular fireworks display. Admission £3 adults, £1 for unaccompanied teenagers, under 16 year olds free if accompanied by a paying adult Bonfire lit at 6pm.  Held in Baysgarth Park  (behind Leisure Centre).  Use Brigg Road entrance  

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Museums at Night 2016 – Baysgarth House Museum

A rare opportunity to see Baysgarth House Museum open at night! Visit us to hear tales of the past in Baysgarth Park, follow our Pumpkin Trail and do craft activities.  All ages welcome!  Refreshments available.  Free parking available at the museum.

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Lantern Making with ST-ART

Come along and create a lantern for the town’s Christmas Festival Parade. All the lanterns are made from withies and tissue paper and no experience is necessary. Go on to carry them in the parade. To book call 01652 660380.  Costs £7 per day per child, adults free. www.the-ropewalk.co.uk Runs from October 24 – 28 10am […]

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Barton Walking Festival

Let your feet take you where your mind has always wandered. Explore the historic landscape and wildlife havens that Barton has to offer. The event coincides with Heritage Open Days so look out for the many open buildings around the town. Full details on www.barton-upon-humber.org.uk or call 01652 631500  

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Heritage Open Days Baysgarth House Museum

Join us at Baysgarth House Museum for trails, costumed interpretation, guided tours and more!  For a limited time only, catch a glimpse of the varied history of the house brought to life. Trails available Thursday- Sunday, tours on Saturday and Sunday; costumed interpretation times tbc.  Refreshments available. Free parking available (subject to availability).  Further information […]

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Contact Details

Tourist Information
Telephone: 01652 631500

Barton Town Council
Telephone: 01652 633598

Barton-upon-Humber Tourism Partnership
Telephone: 01652 660380

Email: btp@the-ropewalk.co.uk