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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.

Film Screenings at ASFF

The Aesthetica Short Film Festival

York

Wed 8 - Sun 12 Nov 2017

The Aesthetica Short Film Festival is an annual five-day event that takes place in York during November. It a celebration of independent film, with masterclasses, networking events and screenings of over 300 films from around the world.

St Nicholas Fair

St Nicholas Fair

York

Thu 16 Nov - Fri 22 Dec 2017

York’s favourite festive market is back and more spectacular than ever before...

Yorkshire's Winter Wonderland

Yorkshire's Winter Wonderland

York

Sat 18 Nov 2017 - Sun 7 Jan 2018

Skate, play, shop, dine at Yorkshire’s Winter Wonderland!


This Month's Festivals

Film Screenings at ASFF

The Aesthetica Short Film Festival

York

Wed 8 - Sun 12 Nov 2017

The Aesthetica Short Film Festival is an annual five-day event that takes place in York during November. It a celebration of independent film, with masterclasses, networking events and screenings of over 300 films from around the world.

Ice Trail

Ice Trail

York

Sat 9 - Sun 10 Dec 2017

For one weekend the Ice Trail will transform York, sprinkling some magic across the city.

34th JORVIK Viking Festival

34th JORVIK Viking Festival

York

Mon 12 - Sun 18 Feb 2018

Europe's largest Viking Festival returns in 2018 for a city-wide celebration of York's rich Norse heritage.


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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