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York has a vibrant calendar of festivals, events, gigs and shows and there's always something exciting taking place for you to enjoy whilst visiting the city.

Experience amazing world-class festivals and events in York. Don’t miss comedy nights, markets, exhibitions and much more at the city’s varied cultural venues and theatres. If you’re visiting in the winter months, enjoy the UK’s most festive city with the enchanting St Nicholas Fair and a plethora of Christmas activities.

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27th May 2022 - 5th Jun 2022

York Spring Fair & Food Festival

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28th May 2022 - 1st Jun 2022

JORVIK Viking Festival 2022

JORVIK Viking Centre

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28th May 2022 - 1st Jun 2022

Viking Encampment

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27th May 22

Beyond Bloomsbury: Life, Love and Legacy

This major new exhibition, in partnership with the National Portrait Gallery and Sheffield Museums, will explore the lives and works of an extraordinary group of writers, artists and thinkers, known as the Bloomsbury Gr…

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27th May 22

York Spring Fair & Food Festival

York Spring Fair & Food Festival will be returning for a second year to York Racecourse in May, the organisers anno…

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27th May 22

Grinling Gibbons: Monuments to Glory

Discover the work of Grinling Gibbons, the most celebrated British woodcarver of the 17th century, through a new exhibi…

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27th May 22 , 0:00 (0h 11m)

The Ryedale Hoard: A Roman Mystery

The Ryedale Hoard contains some of Yorkshire’s most significant Roman objects including an 1,800 year old bust of the R…

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27th May 22

Red Ellen

THE STORY OF ELLEN WILKINSON... This remarkable new play from Caroline Bird tells the inspiring and epic story of Ellen…

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27th May 22 , 0:00 (0h)

Fatal Attraction

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27th May 22 , 10:00 (6h)

Baedeker: 80th Anniversary

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Vy1 Lynda Heaton Wild garden
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27th May 22 , 10:00 (6h)

Lynda Heaton’s “Expressions in…

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27th May 22 , 10:00 (3h)

York Photo Walks

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Helen Drewery
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27th May 22 , 12:30 (1h)

Friday lunchtime concerts at Y…

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Little Sixpence Photography Castle Howard Afternoon Tea 14
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27th May 22 , 16:00 (2h)

Platinum Jubilee: Long Gallery…

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27th May 22 , 16:00 (4h)

York Gin Taproom - Poppleton

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