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  1. Add Shakespeare’s Rose Theatre to your Itinerary

    Shakespeare’s Rose Theatre

    York

    Following its inaugural season last year, when it played to almost 80,000 people, garnering critical and popular acclaim as well as awards for 'Best Cultural Experience' and 'Best Attraction', Shakespeare's Rose Theatre returns to York promising…

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    From:
    25 June 2019to1 Sept 2019

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  2. Add Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience to your Itinerary

    Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience

    York

    Have you ever dreamt of stepping into a painting? Take an awe-inspiring journey into the world of Van Gogh, one of the greatest artistic geniuses of the 19th century, exploring his life, his work - and his secrets - as never before through…

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    From:
    8 July 2019to5 Jan 2020Various Opening Times

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  3. Add York River Art Market to your Itinerary

    York River Art Market

    York

    York River Art Market is a unique annual Summer Time , Art and Design market .Nestled between the glorious museum gardens and Lendall Bridge, along Dame Judy Dench Walk beside the River Ouse . Artists and craftmakers come from far and wide to…

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    From:
    24 Aug 2019Open 10:00 - 18:00

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  4. Add Micklegate Run Soapbox Challenge to your Itinerary

    Micklegate Run Soapbox Challenge

    York

    The Countdown is on to York's Wackiest Race…

    The York Bid Micklegate Soapbox Challenge takes place on 26th August – Bank Holiday Monday.

    This family friendly event is an action-packed day out, spectators can look forward to a host of…

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    From:
    26 Aug 2019Open 10:00 - 17:00

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  5. Add Fossgate Festival 2019 to your Itinerary

    Fossgate Festival 2019

    York

    Fossgate is one of York's oldest streets and is much loved by locals and visitors alike. Lined with independent shops, cafes and bars, and home to the beautiful Merchant Adventurers' Hall, the street has bags of character and puts on a party like no…

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    From:
    1 Sept 2019Open 12:00 - 19:30

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  6. York Racecourse Family Raceday

    York

    There’s fun for all on our Family Raceday, including valuable prize money for a seven-race thoroughbred card worth approaching £150,000.

    Keep checking to see which special visitor will be in attendance: in 2018 it was children’s favourite,…

    Dates

    From:
    8 Sept 2019
  7. Add York Food and Drink Festival to your Itinerary

    York Food and Drink Festival

    York

    The York Food Festival is set in one of the most beautiful cities in the UK, packed full of history, the festival gives visitors a chance to explore everything the city has to offer. Focusing on local and regional food and drink, the festival is the…

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    From:
    20 Sept 2019to29 Sept 2019

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  8. Add Aesthetica Short Film Festival to your Itinerary

    Aesthetica Short Film Festival

    York

    The Aesthetica Short Film Festival is a major UK and international film festival. It is an important outlet for moving image and digital culture, creating a platform to champion short film internationally. The festival holds talent development at…

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    From:
    6 Nov 2019to10 Nov 2019

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  9. York Christmas Festival

    Soak up the city’s medieval charm and scents of spiced mulled wine this season, as fairs, family fun and festival flavours transform York into a festive fairytale.

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    From:
    14 Nov 2019to22 Dec 2019
  10. York Ice Trail

    The York Ice Trail returns in 2020 for two days of ice sculptures and fun, family-friendly activities. Last year there were 50 sculptures to find!

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    From:
    1 Feb 2020to2 Feb 2020
  11. Add 36th JORVIK Viking Festival to your Itinerary

    36th JORVIK Viking Festival

    York

    Recognised as the largest event of its kind in Europe, the annual JORVIK Viking Festival is a city-wide celebration of York's rich Norse heritage. Visit York in February 2020 for a week-long celebration of all things Viking! With an exciting…

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    From:
    15 Feb 2020to23 Feb 2020Open 09:00 - 18:00

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  12. Add York Restaurant Week to your Itinerary

    York Restaurant Week

    1 Duncombe Place, York

    York Restaurant Week is a celebration of York's vibrant food and drinks scene, offering fantastic savings on some of the city's best dining experiences. The perfect occasion to enjoy some wining and dining with friends and loved ones, support local…

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    From:
    2 Mar 2020to8 Mar 2020Various Opening Times

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  13. Add York Literature Festival to your Itinerary

    York Literature Festival

    York

    The York Literature Festival will be a fantastic celebration of the written and spoken word!

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    From:
    18 Mar 2020to29 Mar 2020

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  14. Add York Fashion Week to your Itinerary

    York Fashion Week

    York

    York Fashion Week is brought to you by Fashion City York, which is an initiative made up of local business owners, working to engage with and nurture the fashion community in York.

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    From:
    20 Mar 2020to27 Mar 2020

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  15. Add Eboracum Roman Festival to your Itinerary

    Eboracum Roman Festival

    Museum Gardens, York

    The Legions of Rome return to invade the ancient city of York for the annual Eboracum Roman Festival.
    From 1 - 2 June, Roman Eboracum comes to life in the beautiful York Museum Gardens with a Roman Living History camp, Kids Army, demonstrations,…

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    From:
    29 May 2020to31 May 2020Open 10:00 - 17:00

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  16. Add York Early Music Festival to your Itinerary

    York Early Music Festival

    Walmgate, York

    The UK’s largest festival of classical music written before 1750 takes the theme of Method and Madness in 2020

    Dates

    From:
    3 July 2020to11 July 2020

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  17. York Walls Festival 2019

    York

    York Walls Festival 2019 is a weekend (Saturday 10th - Sunday 11th August 2019) that will be jam packed full of fun, free family friendly events to showcase York’s heritage. From open days at the towers around the walls to events, talks, walks,…

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  18. Add North Yorkshire Moors Railway 60s Festival to your Itinerary

    North Yorkshire Moors Railway 60s Festival

    Pickering

    Join us for 60s Fest where you will get the chance to head back in time to the swinging sixties with events up and down the railway.

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  19. Add York: City of Ale to your Itinerary

    York: City of Ale

    Enterprise Complex, Walmgate

    York: City of Ale returns and this time it's going to be HUGE! We will be bringing all the kick ass breweries from around this glorious county and putting them under one roof. They'll be bringing well over 100 different beers to the party where you…

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  20. Add York Proms to your Itinerary

    York Proms

    York

    The York Proms returns to the Museum Gardens again on 14th July 2019. A rousing, flag-waving outdoor concert featuring music from the classical world, film, musicals and more. Finished off with a fireworks finale at dusk and including an array of…

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  21. The Great Yorkshire Fringe

    The hugely popular The Great Yorkshire Fringe will bring an eclectic mix of comedy, theatre, cabaret and magic shows, as well as the best food and drink the North has to offer to York for an eleven-day festival.

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