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York has a vibrant calendar of festivals, events, gigs and shows and there's always something exciting taking place for you to enjoy whilst visiting the city.

Experience amazing world-class festivals and events in York. Don’t miss comedy nights, markets, exhibitions and much more at the city’s varied cultural venues and theatres. If you’re visiting in the winter months, enjoy the UK’s most festive city with the enchanting York Christmas Market and a plethora of Christmas activities.

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2nd Mar 2024 - 22nd Apr 2024

Snooks, York’s Character Trail

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From 1st June 2024

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York Festival of Ideas

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7th Dec 2024 - 7th Dec 2024

Malton Christmas Festival

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February half term at the National Railway Museum

Visit the National Railway Museum this half term for a guaranteed fun-filled day out, whatever the weather! NEW ACTIVITIES IN WONDERLAB Visit our new space designed for families, Wonderlab: The Bramall Gallery. Be awe…

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25th Feb 24

Transitions

A mixed show of original paintings and sculpture reflecting on growth, change and movement in the natural world. Ever i…

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25th Feb 24

YORK COMMUNITY CHOIR FESTIVAL 2024

The theatre’s eighth annual festival features choirs of all ages with a wide variety of singing styles in every concert…

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25th Feb 24

Sunday Night Jazz at Pearly Cow, York

Once a month we'll be welcoming our good friends the Karl Mullen Jazz Trio in to play your requests as well as classics…

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25th Feb 24

reDiscover | Curated by Picturehouse

reDiscover amazing Cinema with City Screen From beloved classics to unearthed gems, reintroduce yourself to the best fi…

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Self-Guided City Walk & Intera…

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25th Feb 24 , 12:00 (9h)

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25th Feb 24 , 18:00 (3h)

Colour & Light at York Art Gal…

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