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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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York Walls Festival

York's City Walls

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30th Jul 2022 - 14th Aug 2022

York River Art Market

York River Art Market

FLF 2021 Bus Bar Market Place
27th Aug 2022 - 29th Aug 2022

Malton Food Lovers Festival (Summer)

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12th Aug 22

THE YO1 BEACH CLUB & ROLLER RINK AT YORK DESIGNER OUTLET

Roller-skate into summer at the new YO1 Beach Club & Roller Rink at York Designer Outlet! Enjoy a taste of the seaside with the all-new roller rink, a beautiful vintage carousel and funfair game stall, a sandy beac…

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12th Aug 22

Mechanical Marvels

Fourteen weird and wonderful twentieth century machines are now on display across the museum for people of all ages to …

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12th Aug 22

THE GREAT RYEDALE MAZE AT SHERBURN

A-MAZE-ING SUMMER FUN RETURNS TO NORTH YORKSHIRE A dinosaur has recently been spotted in the fields near Sherburn in No…

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12th Aug 22

Spellbound at Skelf Island: Tales of the Tawny Owl

This summer, our famous adventure playground with treetop nest structures connected by rope bridges, slides, nets, and …

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12th Aug 22

Summer at Murton Park

We’ve got the summer holidays sorted at Murton Park! With a new theme each week throughout the holidays, we’ve got load…

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12th Aug 22 , 10:00 (7h)

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Treasures Trail 1800 875 px
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12th Aug 22 , 10:00 (7h)

The Bar Convent Treasures Trail

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Vy1 Tim Pearce Sprint for the line 2
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12th Aug 22 , 10:00 (6h)

Tim Pearce’s “Forms in motion”

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Clay workshop image
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12th Aug 22 , 10:30 (2h)

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12th Aug 22 , 11:00 (6h)

Aesthetica Art Prize 2022

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April 5th concert Peterborough landscape
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12th Aug 22 , 12:30 (1h)

Friday lunchtime concerts at Y…

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1 Visit York cover image Wizard Walk of York
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12th Aug 22 , 18:00 (1h)

The Wizard Walk of York - The …

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