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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.

Eboracum Roman Festival 2017

Eboracum Roman Festival 2017

York

Thu 1 - Sun 4 Jun 2017

The Romans return! After the success of the first Eboracum Roman Festival in 2016, which saw more than 28,000 people attend, the festival will be returning this June with a packed programme of displays, exhibits, events and activities.

York Festival of Ideas

York Festival of Ideas

York

Tue 6 - Sun 18 Jun 2017

York Festival of Ideas returns from 6 to 18 June offering more than 150 FREE events. This year’s programme promises something for everyone, with talks, exhibitions, theatre, music, films, guided walks, family activities and much more.


This Month's Festivals

Eboracum Roman Festival 2017

Eboracum Roman Festival 2017

York

Thu 1 - Sun 4 Jun 2017

The Romans return! After the success of the first Eboracum Roman Festival in 2016, which saw more than 28,000 people attend, the festival will be returning this June with a packed programme of displays, exhibits, events and activities.

York Festival of Ideas

York Festival of Ideas

York

Tue 6 - Sun 18 Jun 2017

York Festival of Ideas returns from 6 to 18 June offering more than 150 FREE events. This year’s programme promises something for everyone, with talks, exhibitions, theatre, music, films, guided walks, family activities and much more.

Summer Music Saturday with Olly Murs

Summer Music Saturday with Olly Murs

York

Sat 1 Jul 2017

Olly Murs will star on Saturday 1 July, a brand new York raceday, as he plays after the seven race card supported by Sunbets.


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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