- 1507 - The village of Beckindale is established.
- 1983 - Edward Ruskin returns to the village without his wife.
- 2005 - Shadrach Dingle steals Denzel Calburn's police car and drives it into the river.
- 2007 - Emmerdale Village celebrates its 500th anniversary by having celebrity Katherine Jenkins attend the celebration. During the celebration, Len Reynolds dies of a heart attack. Matthew King, convinced brother Jimmy is their father's killer, throws Jimmy through the glass of a cabinet and threatens to impale him on the shard of glass unless the confesses, which leads to Carl confessing he killed their dad. Hari Prasad attacks Louise Appleton in hospital. When a nurse and a doctor intervene, Hari shoves the both. The doctor calls security while Hari is restrained by other doctors, and Hari is arrested.
- 2010 - John Barton kisses Eve Jensen, unaware that they're being watched by Cain.
- 2013 - David Metcalfe proposes to Priya Sharma.
Episodes were broadcast on 17th May on the following years:
- 1970s - 1976, 1977, 1979
- 1980s - 1983, 1989
- 1990s - 1990, 1994
- 2000s - 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2005, 2007
- 2010s - 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2016, 2017