What’s on this November?

As we move towards winter and Christmas, there are so many awesome things happening across North Yorkshire that you can go along to. As well as incredible firework displays, there are lots of wonderful events and activities you can enjoy this November.

Museum at Night

Head over to Rotunda Museum to experience the exhibits after dark. Enjoy spooky stories, test your skills on the creepy trail and make your own stories with shadow puppets.

Date: 1st November
Time: 6pm – 8pm
Location: Rotunda Museum, Vernon Road, Scarborough, YO11 2PS
Link: https://www.scarboroughmuseumstrust.com/event/museums-at-night-4/

Tomorrow’s Ghosts Festival

Enjoy the spectacle of Tomorrow’s Ghosts Festival as Goths once more flock to Whitby’s streets for this wonderful alternative music festival.

Date: 1st – 3rd November
Time: All weekend
Location: Whitby Pavilion, Whitby, YO21 3EN
Link: http://www.tomorrowsghostsfestival.co.uk/

Whitby Goth during the Goth Weekend

Thought Bubble

Come along to Thought Bubble, the Yorkshire comic art festival and you’ll be treated to a fantastic range of guests. There will also be stalls filled with merchandise for you to treasure. As the art festival comes to a close, it’ll be joined by Comic Con too on 9th and 10th November.

Date: 4th – 10th November
Time: 10am – 6pm (7pm Sunday)
Link: http://thoughtbubblefestival.com/

Chamber Music Festival

The North York Moors National Park are hosting a very special Chamber Music Festival. The enchanting evening of music includes a complimentary drink on arrival. You’ll hear Haydn: string quartet op 54 no 2 in C major, Borodin: string trio in G minor, and Borodin quartet no 2 in D major.

Date: 8th November
Time: 7pm start
Location: Inspired by… gallery, The Moors National Park Centre, Danby, YO21 2NB
Link: https://www.northyorkmoors.org.uk/visiting/whats-on/nym-events/chamber-music-festival

Orton Farmers’ Market

Come along and sample some of the finest Yorkshire produce. With local products and crafts on offer, you’re sure to find something wonderful, possibly even that perfect Christmas present you’ve been looking for…

Date: 9th November
Time: 9am – 2pm
Location: Orton Market Hall, CA10 3RU

autumn leaf on the tree

Ingleton’s Golden Snitch Trail

For all Harry Potter fans, the Inglton Golden Snitch Trail is great fun. Follow clues through the village to discover the illusive snitch. Trail sheets cost just £1.

Date: 16th November
Time: 1pm – 4pm
Location: Ingleborough Community Centre, Main Street, Ingleton, LA6 3HG

Litton Birks Loop Fell Race

Put your skills to the test or come along to watch as runners make their way over 4.8 miles of tough climbs and fast descents in Birks Tarn. Registration starts at 10:30am and your £6 enry free includes a chip butty after the race.

Date: 17th November
Time: 12 noon – 3pm
Location: Queens Arms, Litton, BD23 5QJ
Link: http://www.littondale.net/wordpress/category/whats_on/fell-races

Scarborough Treasure Trail

Throughout November and December, you can complete the Scarborough Treasure Trail for your chance to win prizes worth over £1000. All you have to do is pick up your map, find all 21 gold doubloons around the town and unscramble the letters to form a pirate related phrase.

For your chance to win, you need to be at the Brunswick Centre at 7pm on 21st, 28th November or 12th or 19th December. Trail sheets can be collected from 14th November.

Date: from 14th November
Time: Prize draws at 7pm
Location: Brunswick Centre, at Boyes and in the Market, Scarborough
Link: https://www.sjt.uk.com/treasuretrail

apple being bought at a farmer's market

Coxwold village market

Enjoy the local produce made by very talented people at Coxwold village market. You’ll get to browse a fantastic range of stalls, including: florists, bee keepers, fromagers, butchers, bakers, jewellers, and lots more. There’s also live music, raffles and delicious local food.

Date: 23rd November
Time: 10am – 1pm
Location: Coxwold village, YO61 4BB
Link: https://www.coxwoldvillagemarket.com/

Photo North Festival

Take a look at some of this year’s most dramatic photography, themed around mental health, the politics of food, and fashion.

Date: 30th November – 2nd December
Time: TBC
Location: Harrogate, Convention Centre, Kings Road, Harrogate, HG1 5NX
Link: https://www.photonorthfestival.co.uk/

What will you be doing this November? Make sure you also check out our guides to bonfire night to make the most of the month!