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Major Events on the Yorkshire Coast

Discover all the major events along the Yorkshire Coast and across the North York Moors this year!

The Yorkshire Coast is renown for hosting some of Yorkshire's major events year on year. There are a number of different events from food festivals to heritage weeks and a few major international sporting events! The  Tour de France passed through the Yorkshire Coast in 2014, the Tour de Yorkshire has made two appearances on the Coast and will be revisiting us in 2017!

With our in house Events team growing our events are growing year on year, whether assisting others or managing our own, so why no check out all the major events below or click here to view all upcoming events.

There is an event for everyone!

Coastival 2017

Scarborough

Sat 18 - Sun 19 Feb 2017

Coastival arts festival 2017 brings an exciting theme – 'The Unexpected' along with a fresh new look!

 
 
Coastival 2017

Coastival 2017

Scarborough

Sat 18 - Sun 19 Feb 2017

Coastival arts festival 2017 brings an exciting theme – 'The Unexpected' along with a fresh new look!

Skipping

Shrove Tuesday Skipping Day

Scarborough

Tue 28 Feb 2017

Discover the unique celebration of Shrove Tuesday in Scarborough, when the entire town turns out to skip – yes, you read that right, skip

Sci Fi Scarborough

Sci Fi Scarborough 2017

Scarborough

Sat 8 - Sun 9 Apr 2017

Sci-Fi Scarborough is back for the fourth year in the beautiful Victorian Spa over the weekend of Sat 8th & Sun 9th April 2017, SFS is the must go to convention of the year....

Whitby Goth Weekend, Whitby Pavilion

Whitby Goth Weekend Spring 2017

Whitby

Fri 21 - Sun 23 Apr 2017

WGW™ has something for everyone with an interest in all things alternative. Join the thousands of Goths and alternatives of all ages and walks of life for an amazing long weekend.

View from Oliver's Mount

Bob Smith Spring Cup National Road Races

Scarborough

Sat 22 - Sun 23 Apr 2017

Come along to Oliver's Mount circuit and experience the excitement of the Spring National Cup Road Races.

Tour de Yorkshire

Tour de Yorkshire

Scarborough

Fri 28 Apr 2017

For the third year in a row Scarborough will be an official host town for the Tour de Yorkshire when it returns in 2017.

View from Oliver's Mount

Festival of Speed Bike & Hill Climb

Scarborough

Sat 29 - Sun 30 Apr 2017

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

THE BEACH BOYS

The Beach Boys

Scarborough

Wed 24 May 2017

Music legends The Beach Boys are set to bring 'Fun Fun Fun' to the Yorkshire coast in 2017 as they headline a night at Scarborough Open Air Theatre!

Malton Food Lovers

Malton Food Lovers Festival

Malton

Fri 26 - Sun 28 May 2017

Set across the streets of Yorkshire’s Food Capital, Malton Food Lovers Festival is a celebration of the finest Yorkshire produce and cooking

Eat Yorkshire Food Festival, Filey

Eat Yorkshire Food Festival

Filey

Sat 10 - Sun 11 Jun 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.

The Charlatans

The Charlatans

Scarborough

Fri 16 Jun 2017

The Charlatans are set to rock the Yorkshire coast next summer on what promises to be an unforgettable night at Scarborough Open Air Theatre.

Armed Forces Day, Scarborough

Armed Forces Day

Scarborough

Sat 24 Jun 2017

Scarborough Armed Forces Day 2017 will take place on Saturday 24th June on Scarborough South Bay.

Armed Forces Day

Armed Forces Day

Whitby

Sat 24 Jun 2017

Whitby Armed Forces Day 2017 will take place on Saturday 24th June on New Quay Road.

Coast to Coast

Coast to Coast

Whitby

Sat 24 Jun 2017

An iconic route cycled by hundreds of people every year, usually over 4 or 5 days. What better way to tick off this iconic cycle than by doing it in one day?

Boe & Ball - Together Again

Michael Ball & Alfie Boe - Together Again

Scarborough

Wed 28 Jun 2017

Following the stunning success of their Platinum selling album Together and 29 sold out shows across the UK in 2016, Michael Ball and Alfie Boe today announced they will play Scarborough Open Air Theatre in 2017.

Cliff Richard

Cliff Richard - Just Fabulous Rock 'n' Roll

Scarborough

Thu 29 Jun 2017

To celebrate the release of his brand new album, Just… Fabulous Rock ’n’ Roll, Cliff is heading out on a Summer Tour of the UK

George Benson

George Benson

Scarborough

Sat 1 Jul 2017

Legendary 10-time Grammy Award winner George Benson – whose illustrious career spans five hit-packed decades – is to play Scarborough Open Air Theatre next summer.

Little Mix

Little Mix

Scarborough

Thu 6 Jul 2017

The world's biggest girl band LITTLE MIX are heading to Scarborough Open Air Theatre in July as part of their 'Summer Shout Out' tour.

Olly Murs @ SOAT

Olly Murs

Scarborough

Sun 9 Jul 2017

Olly Murs is heading to the beautiful Yorkshire coast to play Scarborough Open air Theatre as part of his massive 2017 summer UK tour.

Scarborough Seafest

Scarborough Seafest

Scarborough

Fri 21 - Sun 23 Jul 2017

'Seafest' is an International Maritime Festival that focuses on Scarborough's maritime history. The three day festival takes place around Scarborough's Harbour, fishing pier and in community buildings and Public Houses of the old town.

Madness

Madness

Scarborough

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.

Pop Legends 80s V 90s

80s V 90s

Scarborough

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 ground

Scarborough Cricket Festival 2017

Scarborough

Sun 6 - Wed 9 Aug 2017

Yorkshire County Cricket Club v Essex

Jess Glynne

Jess Glynne

Scarborough

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

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

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

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.

P1 Powerboat Championships

P1 Powerboats Yorkshire Grand Prix of the Sea

Scarborough

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.

Scarborough Open Golf Week

Scarborough Open Golf Week

Scarborough

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,

Goldwing

Goldwing Light Parade

Scarborough

Sat 9 Sep 2017

The 2017 Scarborough GoldWing Light Parade - the UK’s best Glittering GoldWing weekend ever returns 9th September 2017!

Eat Yorkshire Food Festival, Filey

Eat Yorkshire Food Festival

Filey

Sat 14 - Sun 15 Oct 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.

Jimmy Carr 2017

Jimmy Carr 2017: The Best Of, Ultimate, Gold, Grea

Scarborough

Fri 10 Nov 2017

Jimmy is gathering a selection of his very best jokes along with brand new material for the ultimate comedy show.