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What's On York

What's On in York

Your guide to the amazing events and world class festivals taking place in York and beyond all year round.


Find information about the York Races, the Jorvik Viking Festival, the biggest Food & Drink Festival in the UK and loads more! York has such a vibrant and varied calendar of festivals and events there's always something special going on for you to enjoy.

Browse our major events listings or use the search to find an event that suits you!



Featured Events

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Hull UK City of Culture 2017

Hull UK City of Culture 2017

Hull

Sun 1 Jan - Sun 31 Dec 2017

The arts and cultural programme for the year will celebrate the unique character of the city, its people, history and geography. In 2017, the programme will run from 1 Jan to 31 Dec.

Ryedale Festival

Ryedale Festival

Pickering

Fri 14 - Sun 30 Jul 2017

The Ryedale Festival brings great music and musicians to the many beautiful places in and around Ryedale, North Yorkshire – an area full of history and natural beauty. 

The Great Yorkshire Fringe

The Great Yorkshire Fringe

York

Fri 21 Jul - Sun 6 Aug 2017

The Great Yorkshire Fringe returns in Summer 2017! The festival has wowed York with two years of festivities.

Music Showcase Weekend with Jess Glynne

Music Showcase Weekend with Jess Glynne

York

Fri 28 Jul 2017

The two days of the Music Showcase Weekend have become popular with racing and music fans alike, promising to be a fun filled 24 hours of top class racing and live music.


This Month's Festivals

Ryedale Festival

Ryedale Festival

Pickering

Fri 14 - Sun 30 Jul 2017

The Ryedale Festival brings great music and musicians to the many beautiful places in and around Ryedale, North Yorkshire – an area full of history and natural beauty. 

The Great Yorkshire Fringe

The Great Yorkshire Fringe

York

Fri 21 Jul - Sun 6 Aug 2017

The Great Yorkshire Fringe returns in Summer 2017! The festival has wowed York with two years of festivities.

Music Showcase Weekend with Jess Glynne

Music Showcase Weekend with Jess Glynne

York

Fri 28 Jul 2017

The two days of the Music Showcase Weekend have become popular with racing and music fans alike, promising to be a fun filled 24 hours of top class racing and live music.


Highlights

7 Days in York

7 Days in YorkOur enewsletter keeps you up-to-date on what's hot in York and beyond over the next 7 days!
 

What's on York App

What's on YorkOur iPhone events app will keep visitors and residents informed of what’s on in this vibrant city.
 

 

 
 
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