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#onlyinyork

  1. Sail the Ouse
    Cruise the Ouse with City Cruises York, the longest river to flow in one county | #onlyinyork
  2. Great York Ghost Search
    Join the Great York Ghost Search in the most haunted city in Europe | #onlyinyork
  3. Bloom!
    Love flowers and gardens? Let it Bloom! – Explore York’s hidden gardens and secret spaces and celebrate the 250th anniversary of the oldest Florists’ Society in the World | #onlyinyork
  4. Shakespeare’s Rose Theatre
    To be or not to be?… this summer reserve your seats at the first pop-up Shakespearean theatre in Europe – Shakespeare’s Rose Theatre. Immerse yourself in four classics over the ten week show | #onlyinyork
  5. JORVIK Viking Festival
    Grow a beard and enter the Best Beard Competition during February’s annual JORVIK Viking Festival | #onlyinyork
  6. Tansy Beetles
    Hunt out the Tansy beetle in the Museum Gardens, a rare beetle found munching on the tansy leaves. The perfect spot for a picnic too | #onlyinyork
  7. The Bloody Tour of York
    Dare to join the Bloody Tour of York with Mad Alice, finalist in the VisitEngland Tourism Superstar awards | #onlyinyork
  8. York Mystery Plays
    See the streets of York transformed into a moving stage during these ancient York Mystery Plays on Waggons | #onlyinyork
  9. York Mediale
    Book tickets for the hottest show in town. York Mediale is a celebration of York’s UNESCO City of Media Arts status | #onlyinyyork
  10. York Ice Trail
    Keep cool at the largest outdoor Ice Trail in the UK, over 40 sculptures will adorn York’s streets | #onlyinyork
  11. Cat Trail
    Follow the Cat Trail for a feline view of the city | #onlyinyork
  12. York Pubs
    There’s a pub for every night of the year. Taste the York Brewery ales, from Yorkshire Terrier to Centurion Ghost Ale! | #onlyinyork
  13. BOBH - Day Trips from York
    Travel in style with BOBH - Day Trips from York to the North York Moors and Whitby, Yorkshire Dales or Bronte Country with your very own knowledgeable local Guide. Small group tours run daily, book in advance | #onlyinyork
  14. York Easter Festival
    Join in the fun at the first ever Easter panto at York’s Easter Festival | #onlyinyork
  15. Stone Carving
    Have a go at carving at York Minster’s Stone Carving Festival | #onlyinyork
  16. Walk the Walls
    Walk the longest medieval town walls in England | #onlyinyork
  17. Purple Man
    Pose with the Purple Man on Stonegate for the ultimate selfie | #onlyinyork
  18. York Racecourse
    Place your bets at York Racecourse from May to October. The Group 1 Juddmonte International is ranked number one of all thoroughbred horse races across the globe | #onlyinyork
  19. Yorkshire Marathon
    Don your lycra and run the Yorkshire marathon with the stunning backdrop of York to keep you motivated and over the finish line! | #onlyinyork
  20. York Maze
    Get lost in York Maze, the largest maze in Europe, and it's made from maize plants!! A new maze designed and planted each season, and with over 20 rides, shows and attractions, there's a full day out for the whole family | #onlyinyork
  21. Aesthetica Short Film Festival
    Meet the film-makers at the BAFTA acclaimed Aesthetica Short Film Festival | #onlyinyork
  22. York Christmas Festival
    Celebrate Britain’s longest Christmas Festival throughout November and December and see the Winter Lights | #onlyinyork
  23. Whip-ma-whop-ma gate
    Where else can you find the shortest street with the longest name? Whip-ma-whop-ma gate! | #onlyinyork
  24. York Pass
    Get the most out of your adventure with a York Pass | #onlyinyork
  25. Great Yorkshire Fringe
    Be prepared for a barrel of laughs at the annual Great Yorkshire Fringe comedy festival | #onlyinyork
  26. Heart of Yorkshire Window
    Kiss under the Heart of Yorkshire window and stay together forever - according to the legend at York Minster | #onlyinyork
  27. Roman Bath
    Only in York can you find a pub with a Roman Bath in the basement, find out more about Eboracum as you step underground. #onlyinyork
  28. Whitby in the time of Cook
    Make your first port of call Whitby celebrating the 250th anniversary of Captain Cook's first voyage to the Pacific. #onlyinyork #onlyinyorkshire
  29. Yorkshire Air Museum
    Find the unique "Teddington Catapult" at Yorkshire Air Museum which Sir Barnes Wallis used to test his theories for the world famous "Bouncing Bomb" of the 'Dambusters Raids' of WWII. May 2018 marks the 75th Anniversary of Operation Chastise! #onlyinyork
  30. DIG
    Experience the thrill of archaeological discovery at DIG's excavation pits. From the Roman period to the Victorian, there's over 2000 years of history to be uncovered. #onlyinyork
  31. Medieval Experiences
    Explore two kings at two gates in one city with Richard III and Henry VII Experiences. #onlyinyork
  32. York Early Music Festival
    Dip a toe in the early music waters during one or both of the City's much-loved cultural festivals, the York Early Music Festival in July and the York Early Christmas Music Festival in December. #onlyinyork

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