Category Archives: York Events

Find out what’s going on in York and what’s worth a visit while you’re in the city.

5 May 2015

York Does Vintage (May 2015)


 York Does Vintage York Does Vintage returns this Sunday (10 May 2015) to York’s magnificent and historic Merchant Adventurers’ Hall. Jam-packed with vintage delights, this fabulous event will also showcase the fantastic music of two fabulous vintage bands. The Four Shadows and The Diamond Darlings will entertain shoppers all day, so why not come along and enjoy the […]

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23 April 2015

York’s New Ebor Street Feast

Ebor Street Feast logo

 To celebrate the Tour de Yorkshire coming to our fantastic City of York on Saturday 2nd May 2015, the New Ebor Street Feast & Family Festival has gathered some of Yorkshire’s finest international street food, with craft ales, artisan liquor, music & plenty of entertainment for all the family to enjoy, which will make the Tour de […]

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21 April 2015

Tour de Yorkshire Unique Bike Icon Giveaway

Metals4U Yellow Bike

 To celebrate the first ever Tour de Yorkshire, cycling fans will have the chance to win one of 40 unique bikes that have been specially made by Yorkshire metal suppliers Metals4U who are based in Wetherby. The yellow bikes (sized at 60cm high x 100cm wide) have been designed for people to display outside their homes or offices during […]

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19 January 2015

York Does Vintage

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 The Merchant Adventurers Hall is the venue for both the ‘York Does Vintage’ events which are to be held on Sunday 1st February 2015 and Sunday 29th March 2015, from 10.30am – 4.30pm.   Browse around our 40+ vintage stalls and find that something special that’s awaiting whilst live music plays in the background. Join […]

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18 November 2014

“Made Locally With Love” Christmas Craft & Artisan Market


 Made Locally With Love is holding it’s Christmas Craft and Artisan Market on 14th December 2014 and will be filling the enchanting Merchant Adventurers’ Hall full of wonderfully talented, Yorkshire based local businesses, offering everything you need for that perfect Handmade Christmas. Come along and ‘shop till you drop’ – with over 30 stalls selling […]

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1 May 2014

9 Great Yorkshire Cycling Events and Sportives 2014

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With the Tour de France’s Grand Départ from Yorkshire just around the corner we felt it was time to explore a selection of Yorkshire’s premier road cycling events. A lot of the events cross the routes taken by the Tour, while some explore other hidden Yorkshire gems. Links have been provided for further information on each event. A full list of British Cycling approved Yorkshire sportives can be found here.

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24 January 2014

The Stepmother by Githa Sowerby at York Theatre Royal


 DISCUSSING THE NORTHERN PREMIERE PRODUCTION OF GITHA SOWERBY’S THE STEPMOTHER WITH DIRECTOR, MAGGIE SMALES York Settlement Community Players (YSCP) are the first theatre company to bring Githa Sowerby’s rarely performed play, ‘The Stepmother’  to the North of England. When YSCP announced their intention to stage one of Sowerby’s plays, as part of the York Theatre Royal’s […]

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29 November 2013

Yorkshire’s Great for Pantomimes, “Oh yes it is!”

The 2012-13 panto at the Theatre Royal

   If you’re looking for a Yorkshire pantomime then you’ve come to the right place. Here’s a list of pantomimes in Yorkshire for 2013-14… Location Production Venue Dates Barnsley Aladdin and his Wonderful Lamp The Academy Theatre, 311 Sheffield Rd, Birdwell 2 to 31 Dec 2013 Barnsley GoldiLocks And The Three Bears Horizon Theatre, Dodworth […]

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26 November 2012

Yorkshire’s Winter Wonderland – and the Ice Factor

Great fun and great shopping at Yorkshire’s Winter Wonderland and the Ice Factor – the premier seasonal event in York from now until Jan 13, 2013. Ice rink, fun fair and famous name stores – a brilliant way of combining shopping with a real treat of a day out.

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