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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.

JORVIK On Tour

JORVIK On Tour

York

Sat 21 May 2016 - Tue 28 Feb 2017

With JORVIK Viking Centre being re-imagined following the flooding in December 2015 a series of special exhibitions have been created to continue to showcase the lasting impact of the Vikings in York at three iconic venues in the city.

Jorvik Viking Festival

Jorvik Viking Festival

York

Mon 20 - Sun 26 Feb 2017

Recognised as the largest event of its kind anywhere in Europe, the annual JORVIK Viking Festival is a city-wide celebration of York’s rich Viking heritage.

LGBT History Month York

LGBT History Month York

York

Tue 31 Jan - Tue 28 Feb 2017

York LGBT History Month is a registered charity that serves to increase public awareness of the place of LGBT people in history. We’re very excited to bring you our 2017 programme, packed with nearly 50 fabulous events!


This Month's Festivals

Jorvik Viking Festival

Jorvik Viking Festival

York

Mon 20 - Sun 26 Feb 2017

Recognised as the largest event of its kind anywhere in Europe, the annual JORVIK Viking Festival is a city-wide celebration of York’s rich Viking heritage.

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. 


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

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