Competition: WIN a weekend break, to celebrate Caro in Yorkshire

Polly Checkland Harding

Enter our competition to win a weekend break, including two exhibitions, a goody bag and afternoon tea.

This year, four of Yorkshire’s most influential visual arts organisations – the Henry Moore Institute, The Hepworth Wakefield, Leeds Art Gallery and Yorkshire Sculpture Park (which together make up the Yorkshire Sculpture Triangle) celebrate the career of one of Britain’s greatest sculptors, Sir Anthony Caro with a summer programme of exhibitions and events. To celebrate, we’ve teamed up with the YST to offer one lucky reader a weekend away in the countryside with a partner.

Win a weekend break, including two exhibitions, a goody bag and afternoon tea

Caro in Yorkshire (18 July – 1 Nov) will showcase 80 works by the artist, spanning 60 years and ranging from figurative studies on paper to large scale works in the open air. It also includes the UK debut of the last sculptures Caro created before his death, and has been developed in collaboration with the artist’s family and studio. The showcase is grounded in two significant exhibitions, with The Hepworth Wakefield displaying Caro’s attention to scale and interest in architecture, while Yorkshire Sculpture Park will concentrate on paintings and materials.

The Caro in Yorkshire weekend break package includes both exhibitions: on Saturday you’ll experience the exhibition at The Hepworth Wakefield and receive a Caro in Yorkshire goody bag worth £30 before staying in a double bedroom at the nearby at the Cedar Court Wakefield. On Sunday, after complimentary breakfast at the hotel, you’ll venture to Yorkshire Sculpture Park where you’ll have all day to explore the exhibition before enjoying a tasty afternoon tea for two in the restaurant. Sound good? To be in with a chance of winning, all you have to do is enter your details in the form below. The competition closes at 10am on Friday 24 July 2015 – good luck!


Terms and Conditions: The winner will be the first correct entry selected at random from all correct entries received. No purchase necessary. No cash alternative given. Employees of Creative Tourist, the Yorkshire Sculpture Triangle or associated companies are not eligible to enter. The judge’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into. Winners will be notified as soon as possible after the closing date. Only one entry per person. We apologise for the fact we are unable to post prizes outside of the UK. Entrants will automatically be added to the Creative Tourist mailing list – don’t worry, we never share data and we promise not to bombard you with endless emails.

Prize available on a weekend of the winner’s choice between 18 July and 1 November 2015. Accommodation at Cedar Court Wakefield is subject to availability – winner to book and confirm complimentary accommodation (inclusive bed and breakfast) by contacting the hotel directly on +44 (0)1924 583247. Transport to and from Cedar Court Wakefield, The Hepworth Wakefield and Yorkshire Sculpture Park is not included. Parking is free at both venues – winner must supply their car registration on arrival at both venues. Afternoon tea at Yorkshire Sculpture Park available between 12noon and 3pm. Entrants must be aged 18 years or older. Closing date: 10am, Friday 24 July 2015.

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