What's On In and Around York

Today to Thu 8 Sep by date within - 30 + miles

Magical Woodland Adventure - Summer at Mother Shipton's

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Like glittering dust on fairy wings, children’s dreams are magical things! There’s something truly magical happening this Summer in Knaresborough for all the family.
Mother Shipton’s Cave, Knaresborough HG5 8DD
Today to Mon 5 Sep

Fabulous Fashion

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Fabulous Fashion Though fashions come and go, some pieces stand the test of time. Inspired by 1960’s fashions, get creative and make your own striking designs.
Castleford Forum Library & Museum Carlton Street Castleford WF10 1BB
Today, Sat 13 Aug

Medieval Melee - Summer Family Activities

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Medieval Melee - Summer Family Activities Become a medieval knight at Pontefract Castle. Join us as we bring the past to life at Pontefract Castle this summer.
Pontefract Castle Castle Chain WF8 1QH
Today to Sat 13 Aug

Elizabethan Summer

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This summer promises to be action-packed at the Royal Armouries in Leeds. See history come to life in daily live combat demonstrations, sword-fighting displays, horse shows and have-a-go activities –...
Royal Armouries Museum Armouries Drive LS10 1LT
Today to Thu 25 Aug

Summer of Fun at Lightwater Valley

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Make the most of your summer at Lightwater Valley’s summer of fun. With over 40 rides and attractions for the whole family to enjoy, you’ll find mega adventures around every corner at Lightwater...
Lightwater Valley Family Adventure Park, North Stainley, Ripon HG4 3HT
Today to Sun 4 Sep

Sensory Exploration: Smell

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Sensory Exploration: Smell Throughout the summer holidays we will be putting on special family drop-in activities and bookable workshops that encourage people to explore the museum and its collections using their senses.
Wakefield One Burton Street WF1 2EB
Today

Kids Takeover Beverley - Summer Activity Camps

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Keep your children active over the holidays with Kids Takeover. We provide a programme of fun sports, dance and activities for children between 5 and 12 from just £18 a day.
Beverley Longcroft, Burton Rd, Beverley, East Yorkshire HU17 7EJ
Today, Fri 12 Aug, Mon 15 Aug to Fri 19 Aug, Mon 22 Aug to Fri 26 Aug, Tue 30 Aug to Fri 2 Sep

Super Summer - Treetop, high-ropes and zip-lines in North Lincolnshire

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Summer is BACK! We have two unique treetop experiences on offer here at Go Ape Normanby Hall - and we are open everyday! Treetop Adventure is for the little monkeys!
Go Ape Normanby Hall Normanby Hall Country Park Normanby DN15 9HU
Today to Sun 4 Sep

Kids Takeover Cottingham - Summer Activity Camps

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Keep your children active over the holidays with Kids Takeover. We provide a programme of fun sports, dance and activities for children between 5 and 12 from just £18 a day.
Cottingham High, Harland Way, Cottingham, East Yorkshire HU16 5PX
Today, Fri 12 Aug, Mon 15 Aug to Fri 19 Aug, Mon 22 Aug to Fri 26 Aug, Tue 30 Aug to Fri 2 Sep

Aladdin and Jasmine are coming to The Broadway, Bradford!

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The Broadway, Bradford is welcoming two very exciting guests to the Centre as part of the Centre’s ‘Summer Surprises’.
The Broadway, Bradford BD1 1JR
Today

Kids Takeover Kirk Ella - Summer Activity Camps

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Keep your children active over the holidays with Kids Takeover. We provide a programme of fun sports, dance and activities for children between 5 and 12 from just £18 a day.
Tranby School, Tranby Croft, Anlaby, East Yorkshire HU10 7EH
Today, Fri 12 Aug, Mon 15 Aug to Fri 19 Aug, Mon 22 Aug to Fri 26 Aug, Tue 30 Aug to Fri 2 Sep

SEND Fabulous Fashion

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SEND Fabulous Fashion Though fashions come and go, some pieces stand the test of time. Inspired by 1960’s fashions, get creative and make your own striking designs.
Castleford Forum Library & Museum Carlton Street Castleford WF10 1BB
Fri 12 Aug

Vintage Weekend at Lotherton (nr Leeds)

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Vintage Weekend at Lotherton (nr Leeds) Two days of vintage stalls, live music from Ruby & the Mystery Cats as well as a general good vibe spread throughout the grounds of Lotherton, Leeds, LS25 3EB.
Lotherton Aberford Leeds LS25 3EB
Sat 13 Aug and Sun 14 Aug

Brunch at Carlton Towers

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Enjoy a delicious brunch and glass of Pimm’s in our wonderful staterooms this summer. “Brunch: one meal to rule them all.” A socially acceptable excuse for daytime drinking.
High Street, Carlton DN14 9LZ
Sat 13 Aug

Regal Afternoon/High Tea at Carlton Towers

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Join us for a very special Regal Afternoon or High Tea in our opulent staterooms. Chefs will expertly prepare a classic English Afternoon Tea of traditional sandwich’s, fresh scones and homemade...
Carlton Towers, High Street, Carlton, North Yorkshire DN14 9LZ
Sat 13 Aug

Outdoor Cinema: Frontier Sapiens Adventure Film Festival

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Outdoor cinema, but not like you’ve seen before! Returning to Leeds this summer (13th of August), the Frontier Sapiens Film Festival is the only adventure film festival of its kind in the UK and is...
Kirkstall Abbey, Abbey Road, Kirkstall, Leeds LS5 3EH
Sat 13 Aug

Driffield Steam Fair

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FULL STEAM AHEAD DRIFFIELD STEAM FAIR TAKING PLACE ON THE LOVELY GROUNDS OF DRIFFIELD SHOWGROUND OVER 2 DAYS ON SATURDAY 13th AUGUST & SUNDAY 14Tth AUGUST 2022.
DRIFFIELD SHOW GROUND, KELLYTHORPE, DRIFFIELD YO25 9DN
Sat 13 Aug

Great Cliff Exotic Garden - Open Garden for NGS

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An exotic garden on a long narrow plot. Possibly the largest collection of palm species planted out in Northern England including a large Chilean wine palm.
Great Cliff Exotic Garden, Wakefield WF4 3EN
Sat 13 Aug and Sun 14 Aug

Between the vines Vineyard talk with light lunch at Carlton Towers

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We have set the date, had a cheeky word with the weather & prepped the vines. The Vineyard Experience includes an expertly guided tour followed by a light platter lunch with a glass of wine on the...
Carlton Towers, High Street, Carlton, North Yorkshire DN14 9LZ
Sun 14 Aug

The In-The-Zone Family Day

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Our last Sunday race meeting of the season is our annual In-The-Zone Family Day. On this special Sunday we set up 7 zones around the racecourse to suit everyone’s interests.
Pontefract Racecourse, Pontefract WF84QD WF8 4QD
Sun 14 Aug

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