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Discover Yorkshire Coast

Discover Yorkshire Coast - A Coastline of Contrasts. It has a Glorious Coast, Delicious Cuisine, Rich Culture & History, Beautiful Countryside, Outdoor Adventure, Creative Events, Spectacular Views - The Yorkshire Coast it has it all.

Stretching from Spurn Point to Saltburn-by-the-Sea, this unique stretch of coastline boasts a string of gorgeous and very different seaside towns and villages, from traditional resorts such as Bridlington, Filey, Scarborough and Whitby, to picture-perfect fishing communities like Robin Hood’s Bay, Runswick Bay and Staithes. Many of which are in the stunning North York Moors National Park.

It’s a coastline of many contrasts, whether you’re a family looking for a welcoming beach, a food lover in search of the best and the freshest, or the outdoor type in search of walks and wildlife, the Yorkshire Coast offers the perfect holiday.

Plan Your Visit


Major Events on the Yorkshire Coast and Moors - For a full list click here

Ryedale Festival

Ryedale Festival

Malton, Malton, North Yorkhire, YO17 7HP

Fri 14 - Sun 30 Jul 2017

The Ryedale Festival brings great music and musicians to the many beautiful places in and around Ryedale, North Yorkshire – an area full of history and natural beauty.

Ryedale Jazz festival

Ryedale Jazz Festival

Pickering, North Yorkshire, YO18 8DY

Sun 23 - Sat 29 Jul 2017

The 5th Ryedale Trad Jazz Festival will take place from Sunday 23rd July to Saturday 29th July 2017.

Whitby Steampunk

Whitby Steampunk Weekend

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN

Fri 28 - Sun 30 Jul 2017

Another splendid weekend awaits Beyond The Sea, down Whitby way.

Festival of Filey Return of the Dragon

Festival of Filey - Return of the Dragon

Filey, North Yorkshire, YO14 9DW

Sat 29 - Sun 30 Jul 2017

Festival of Filey Return of the Dragon offers a fun family experience and is free to enter. Parade, funfair, marching bands, marauding Vikings, Cossack riding, motorcycle display team, classic cars and bikes, food fair, bars and much more!


Muston Scarecrow Festival

Muston, Filey, North Yorkshire, YO14 0EY

Sat 29 Jul - Sun 6 Aug 2017

Our annual scarecrow competition is extremely popular with visitors and locals alike. Each year the numbers of visitors to the village during the festival increases and it's existence is now known worldwide!


Egton Bridge Gooseberry Show

Egton Bridge, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO21 1UX

Tue 1 Aug 2017

Egton Bridge, eight miles from Whitby in the North York Moors National Park, is the setting for the oldest surviving gooseberry show in the country, established in 1800.



Scarborough Open Air Theatre, Northstead Manor Gardens, Burniston Road, Scarborough, YO12 6PF

Thu 3 Aug 2017

Music fans will get the chance to go One Step Beyond next summer as Madness are heading to Scarborough Open Air Theatre.

Whitby Traction engine rally

Whitby Traction Engine Rally

Whitby Abbey, Whitby Abbey, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO22 4JT

Fri 4 - Sun 6 Aug 2017

An introduction to the event… The venue, for Whitby Traction Engine Rally, is located next to Whitby Abbey, approximately 5 minutes walk from the centre of the popular tourist town of Whitby.

Pop Legends 80s V 90s

80s V 90s

Scarborough Open Air Theatre, Northstead Manor Gardens, Burniston Road, Scarborough, YO12 6PF

Sat 5 Aug 2017

Pop superstars The Human League, Midge Ure and Technotronic are all heading to Scarborough Open Air Theatre for a night of chart-topping classics.

Scarborough cricket week

Scarborough Cricket Festival 2017

Scarborough Cricket Club, North Marine Road, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO12 7TJ

Sun 6 - Wed 9 Aug 2017

Yorkshire County Cricket Club v Essex


Thornton-le-Dale Show

Thornton-le-Dale, Thornton-le-Dale, YO18 7RZ

Wed 9 Aug 2017

Enjoy another really great family day out at the 98th Thornton le Dale Show

Jess Glynne

Jess Glynne

Scarborough Open Air Theatre, Northstead Manor Gardens, Burniston Road, Scarborough, YO12 6PF

Fri 11 Aug 2017

The Triple Brit Award nominee and platinum selling artist Jess Glynne heads to the Yorkshire coast for what promises to be a stunning headline performance.

Eat Yorkshire Food Festival, Filey

Eat Yorkshire Food Festival

Filey Evron Centre Rooms, John Street, Filey, North Yorkshire, YO14 9DW

Sat 12 - Sun 13 Aug 2017

Filey will again be host to the infamous Food and Drink Festival! Located near the Yorkshire Moors, you can expect local farmers markets, mouth-watering hog roasts, locally produced honey and plenty of other Yorkshire delicacies.

Whitby Folk Week

Whitby Folk Week

Whitby - various venues, Various locations in Whitby, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO21 1YN

Sat 19 - Fri 25 Aug 2017

Britain's premier folk festival with seven days and nights in celebration of traditional music song and dance of the British Isles.

Whitby Regatta Fair

Whitby Regatta

Whitby - various venues, Various locations in Whitby, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO21 1YN

Sat 19 - Mon 21 Aug 2017

Three full days of entertainment, including yacht racing, rowing races and various free forms of entertainment, finishing with a prize presentation and spectacular firework display.

View from Oliver's Mount

National Car & Bike Hill Climb Championship

Oliver's Mount, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 2YW

Sun 20 Aug 2017

Come along to Oliver's Mount Road Race circuit a experience the excitement of the National Hill Climb Championship.


Burniston Show

Scarborough Town, Scarborough Town Centre, Scarborough, YO11 2HF

Mon 28 Aug 2017

There are currently no details for the 2017 event - please see website for details for 2016 event.

P1 Powerboat Championships

P1 Yorkshire Grand Prix of the Sea

Scarborough South Bay, Foreshore Road, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 1PD

Sat 2 - Sun 3 Sep 2017

The world’s leading marine motorsport brand has announced that it will again head to the North Yorkshire coast for it's 2017 season.

18th Hole South Cliff Golf Club

Scarborough Open Golf Week

Scarborough Open Golf Week, Various Golf Courses, Scarborough, Whitby & Filey, North Yorkshire, YO11 2HG

Sun 3 - Fri 8 Sep 2017

Scarborough Golf Week is a fun filled tournament for amateur golfers, commencing on the first Sunday of September annually. Established in 1921 it has proved to be one of the most enjoyable golfing competitions on the North Yorkshire Coast,

Country Music Weekend

Whitby Country Music Festival

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN

Fri 8 - Sat 9 Sep 2017

Overlooking the beach, with lots of comfy chairs, good stage views, a huge dance area, bar, food, stalls etc,creating a great atmosphere to enjoy music from a cross section of some of the UK's best country artists.