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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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    25 June 2019to1 Sept 2019

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  2. Add York Races Summer Music Saturday to your Itinerary

    York Races Summer Music Saturday

    York

    ls Saturday 29 June - Jump Jockeys' Nunthorpe & live music Your first chance to combine music and racing. Keep an eye on this event for when we announce our artist!

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    29 June 2019Open 11:15 - 19:30

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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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    29 June 2019Open 10:00 - 18:00
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    13 July 2019Open 10:00 - 18:00
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    24 Aug 2019Open 10:00 - 18:00

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  4. Add York: City of Ale to your Itinerary

    York: City of Ale

    Enterprise Complex, Walmgate

    ork: 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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    5 July 2019Open 12:00 - 23:00
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    6 July 2019Open 12:00 - 23:00

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  5. 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 Innovation in 2019

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    5 July 2019to13 July 2019

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  6. 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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    7 July 2019Open 12:00 - 19:30
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    4 Aug 2019Open 12:00 - 19:30
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    1 Sept 2019Open 12:00 - 19:30

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  7. Add York Races John Smith's Cup Meeting to your Itinerary

    York Races John Smith's Cup Meeting

    York

    Friday 12 July - Summer Stakes Saturday 13 July - Diamond Jubilee John Smith's Cup The informal party highlight with excitement & summer fun. Enjoy the John Smith's Diamond Jubilee Cup.

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    12 July 2019to13 July 2019Open 11:15 - 19:30

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  8. 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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    13 July 2019to14 July 2019

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  9. 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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    14 July 2019Open 16:30 - 23:45

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  10. 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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    18 July 2019to28 July 2019
  11. Add York Races Music Showcase Weekend to your Itinerary

    York Races Music Showcase Weekend

    York

    Friday (eve) 26 July - EBF Lyric Stakes & live music Saturday 27 July - Sky Bet York Stakes & live music Listen to some proper music.

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    26 July 2019to27 July 2019Open 11:15 - 22:00

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  12. York Walls Festival 2019

    York

    The first ever York Walls Festival is bringing together organisations across the city to host Open Days, lead guided walks and hold other events linked to the City Walls.

    From Monday 6 August

    The festival starts from Monday 6 August at…

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    10 Aug 2019to11 Aug 2019Various Opening Times
  13. Add Micklegate Run Soapbox Challenge to your Itinerary

    Micklegate Run Soapbox Challenge

    York

    The Micklegate Run Soapbox Challenge is back!

    Watch as businesses, charities and community groups compete to race their Soapboxes down the famous cobbled streets of Micklegate in York.

    There will be entertainment for all the family…

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    26 Aug 2019Open 10:00 - 17:00

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  14. 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,…

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    8 Sept 2019
  15. 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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    20 Sept 2019to29 Sept 2019

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  16. 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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    14 Nov 2019to22 Dec 2019
  17. 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

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