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Whitby - Nature, Parks & Gardens

Minke, fin, sei, northern, humpbacks: all whales seen regularly off Whitby on whale-watching boat trips, along with seals, dolphins, porpoises and even the occasional and unique sunfish squinting up at you.Gorgeously kept gardens, lawns and woodlands, with a thrilling children’s play park are on offer at Pannett Park, which surrounds the Pannett Art Gallery and Whitby Museum. But the gardens are also carefully planned to appeal to wildlife, and are home to a huge variety of birds and butterflies as well as small mammals and amphibian.

Commemorative Garden at Pannett Park

Whitby

A historic ornamental garden including Whitby Museum and Art Gallery. The grounds, museum and gallery were a gift of Whitby Solicitor, Robert Pannett (1834 - 1920), to house his art collection.

 
 
Pannett Park

Pannett Park

Whitby, YO21 1RE (0 miles, 0 km)

Pannett Park offers a haven of peace and quiet with an exciting play park for children and beautifully kept gardens, lawns and wooded areas for the whole family to enjoy.

Crescent Gardens, Whitby

Crescent Gardens, Whitby

Royal Crescent, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO21 3EJ (0 miles, 1 km)

Plan Your Visit

 

What's on in Whitby

Esk Valley

Friday Evening Music Train

Esk Valley Railway, Whitby Station, Langborne Road, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO21 1YN (0 miles, 0 km)

Fri 2 Jun - Fri 25 Aug 2017

Captain Cook Museum

Kamchatka to Krakatoa: the Cook Voyages in Asia

Captain Cook Memorial Museum, Whitby, Grape Lane, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO22 4BA (0 miles, 0 km)

Sat 1 Apr - Sun 5 Nov 2017

It is not often realised that Captain Cook's ships sailed the length of the Asian coast from the icy coasts and smoking volcanoes of Kamchatka in Eastern Siberia, to the sleeping giant of Krakatoa in modern Indonesia.

North York Moors Chamber Music Festival

North York Moors Chamber Music Festival

North York Moors Chamber Music Festival, Various locations, North York Moors, North Yorkshire, YO21 1YN (0 miles, 0 km)

Sun 13 - Sat 26 Aug 2017

A well established and friendly international chamber music festival, celebrating great music within historical buildings around the North York Moors National Park and its coastline.

Magical Travelling Circus

The Magical Travelling Circus

Whitby Abbey, Whitby Abbey, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO22 4JT (0 miles, 0 km)

Thu 17 - Sun 20 Aug 2017

Roll up! Roll up! Acrobatic theatre company Nicole & Martin are in town and they're telling Grimm's fairy tales. They travel the world in wooden wagons, pitching their magical tent on village greens and theatre lawns, and captivating audien

WADS

Tom, Dick & Harry

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Thu 17 Aug 2017

Whitby Amateur Dramatic Society (in association with Whitby Pavilion & SIV) present...

Summer Showstoppers

Summer Showstoppers: A Night at The Musicals

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Fri 18 Aug 2017

The Whitby Regatta Show Company presents for one night only: Summer Showstoppers: A Night at the Musicals

Coastline Festival

Coastline Festival

Cross Butts, Guisborough Road, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO21 1TL (1 miles, 2 km)

Sat 19 Aug 2017

Following the enormous success of last year`s festival, COASTLINE returns on Saturday the 19th August. This year`s event will be some-thing very spectacular with the best in live music and the best food and drink from around Yorkshire

Whitby Folk Week

Whitby Folk Week

Whitby - various venues, Various locations in Whitby, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO21 1YN (0 miles, 0 km)

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 Folk Week

Whitby Folk Week 2017

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Sat 19 - Fri 25 Aug 2017

Named by The Guardian as one of 'Six of the Best Festivals by the UK Coast' in 2017

Whitby Regatta Fair

Whitby Regatta

Whitby - various venues, Various locations in Whitby, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO21 1YN (0 miles, 0 km)

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.

Abba Revival

ABBA Revival

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Sat 26 Aug 2017

The legend of ABBA lives on with an incredible legacy of timeless tunes and their undeniable place in music history.

Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and The Beast: Summer Pantomime

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Sun 27 Aug 2017

AJ Productions present a tale as old as time but brand new pantomime; the enchanting story of Beauty and The Beast.

Whitby & District Lions Club

Charity Rainbow Paint Run

Whitby Lions Club, Whitby Lions, Whitby Rifle Club, West Cliff, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO21 3HT (1 miles, 1 km)

Sun 27 Aug 2017

Whitby District Lions Club charity rainbow paint run.

Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and The Beast: Summer Pantomime

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Mon 28 Aug 2017

AJ Productions present a tale as old as time but brand new pantomime; the enchanting story of Beauty and The Beast.

WADS

Tom, Dick & Harry

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Tue 29 Aug 2017

Whitby Amateur Dramatic Society (in association with Whitby Pavilion & SIV) present...

WADS

Tom, Dick & Harry

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Thu 31 Aug 2017

Whitby Amateur Dramatic Society (in association with Whitby Pavilion & SIV) present...

Keep It Cash

Keep It Cash

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Sat 2 Sep 2017

Keep it CASH .. The Voice and Sound of Johnny CASH.

The Discount Comedy Checkout

The Discount Comedy Checkout

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Sun 3 Sep 2017

The Discount Comedy Checkout Comes to Whitby Pavilion for the first time this September!

WADS

Tom, Dick & Harry

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Tue 5 Sep 2017

Whitby Amateur Dramatic Society (in association with Whitby Pavilion & SIV) present...

WADS

Tom, Dick & Harry

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Thu 7 Sep 2017

Whitby Amateur Dramatic Society (in association with Whitby Pavilion & SIV) present...

Country Music Weekend

Whitby Country Music Festival

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

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.

Boggle Hole

Kayak Adventure

Boggle Hole Youth Hostel, Mill Beck, Fylingthorpe, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO22 4UQ (6 miles, 9 km)

Sat 9 Sep 2017

See the coast from a different perspective, by paddle power with a sit on top kayak! Spot seals on the rocks and sea birds gliding over the waves. Encounter more maritime wildlife with a bit of lunchtime rock pooling. Beginners welcome.

Roy Chubby Brown

Roy Chubby Brown

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Sat 9 Sep 2017

He’s the UKs most outrageous comedian – telling it as it is in his rudest and most controversial show to date.

Skelmanthorpe Band

Skelmanthorpe Band

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Sun 10 Sep 2017

Skelmanthorpe Prospect Brass Sunday 10th September, 2.30pm

WADS

Tom, Dick & Harry

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Tue 12 Sep 2017

Whitby Amateur Dramatic Society (in association with Whitby Pavilion & SIV) present...

WADS

Tom, Dick & Harry

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Thu 14 Sep 2017

Whitby Amateur Dramatic Society (in association with Whitby Pavilion & SIV) present...

Motown Soul Weekender 2017

Motown Soul Weekender 2017

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Fri 15 - Sat 16 Sep 2017

Already a massive hit with its July Northern Soul Weekend, this event at the famous venue, brings 2 nights of glorious music to one of the best locations for dancing.

Whitby 60s Sept

Whitby 60's Weekend September 2017

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Fri 22 - Sun 24 Sep 2017

Whitby Live brings you a weekend of live sixties music from some of the biggest bands of the decade.

Billy Fury

Halfway To Paradise - The Billy Fury Story 20th An

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Sat 30 Sep 2017

On their 20th ANNIVERSARY TOUR & with stunning new live screen footage, Billy's own band, the all original FURYS TORNADOS, are able to play live once more with BILLY FURY in an electric & emotional concert.

Let Sleeping Bags Lie

Let Sleeping Bags Lie

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Thu 5 Oct 2017

Planet Rabbit Productions return to Whitby Pavilion with their latest production 'Let Sleeping Bags Lie' by Claire Spratt.

The October Seaside Vintage Fair

The October Seaside Vintage Fair 2017

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Sat 7 - Sun 8 Oct 2017

The vintage fair with a sea view - the October Seaside Vintage Fair returns to Whitby Pavilion on Saturday 7 & Sunday 8 October 2017 for its fourth Autumn outing.

Blues Festival

Whitby Blues Festival

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Sat 14 Oct 2017

The fifth annual Whitby Blues, Rhythm & Rock Festival. Whitby Blues Festival returns to the beautiful setting of Whitby Pavilion in October for another full day of the best blues, rhythm and rock music.

Musicport 2017

Musicport 2017

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Fri 20 - Sun 22 Oct 2017

Musicport

Whitby Goth Weekend, Whitby Pavilion

Whitby Goth Weekend 2017

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Fri 27 - Sun 29 Oct 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.

Wishbone Ash

Wishbone Ash

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Sat 4 Nov 2017

Few bands have survived as long or achieved as much as the legendary Wishbone Ash.

John Cooper Clarke

Dr. John Cooper Clarke with Special Guests

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Sun 12 Nov 2017

John Cooper Clarke shot to prominence in the 1970s as the original ‘people’s poet’.

Whitby Christmas Festival

Whitby Christmas Festival

Marina Front Car Park, Langbourne Road, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO21 1YN (0 miles, 0 km)

Fri 17 - Sun 19 Nov 2017

A weekend with lots of events and stalls. Fireworks, Music, Christmas market, and much more. For more up to date information, follow @FestXmas on Twitter.

Angelos & Barry

Angelos & Barry

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Sat 18 Nov 2017

Are you lost? Is your soul knackered? Are you disillusioned with the current state of things? If you answered yes to one of these then why not come along to see Angelos and Barry in The New Power Generation?

Whitby Sci-Fi and Comic Con

Whitby Sci-Fi and Comic Con

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Sat 18 Nov 2017

A great event for all ages with something for everyone.

Said The Maiden

Said The Maiden

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Sun 19 Nov 2017

Award winning folk trio 'Said The Maiden' are to perform live at Whitby Pavilion on Sunday 19 November 2017.

Dippy

Dippy Christmas Craft Fair

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Sat 25 - Sun 26 Nov 2017

A Christmas Craft & Gift Fair by the sea! Dippy Designs are hosting a fabulous festive Craft & Gift Fair in the Northern Lights Suite at Whitby Pavilion on Saturday 25th & Sunday 26th November 2017

Sleeping Beauty

Sleeping Beauty: Vienna Festival Ballet

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Fri 1 Dec 2017

A classic fairytale set to Tchaikovsky’s magnificent score, stunning choreography, beautiful costumes all combine to portray the struggle between good and evil.

Winterfest at Whitby Pavilion

Winterfest

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Fri 1 - Sun 3 Dec 2017

Get into the Christmas spirit by visiting Winterfest at Whitby Pavilion.

Whitby Krampus Run 2017

Whitby Krampus Run 2017

Whitby Town, Langborne Road, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO21 1YN (0 miles, 0 km)

Sat 2 Dec 2017

Whitby Krampus Run organised by Decadent Drawing community arts as a fundraiser for Whitby Wildlife Sanctury.

Robin Hood's Bay Victorian Weekend

Robin Hood's Bay Victorian Weekend 2017

Robin Hood's Bay, The Dock, Robin Hoods Bay, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO22 4SJ (5 miles, 8 km)

Fri 8 - Sun 10 Dec 2017

Typically held the first weekend in December, the Robin Hoods Bay Victorian Weekend is a wonderful magical event involving traditional Victorian costumes, Christmas window dressings and general festive merriment throughout the villiage.

The Three Musketeers

The Three Musketeers

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Sun 10 Dec 2017

The Three Musketeers Written & Directed by Ivan Wilkinson Adapted from the Alexandre Dumas Novel Produced by Claire Bibby

Christmas Tea Dance with Ray Kirk

Christmas Tea Dance with Ray Kirk

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Tue 12 Dec 2017

Round off our programme of dance in 2017 in style!

Folk Horror Revival

Folk Horror Revival Whitby 2017 - Winter Ghosts

The Met, 1 Argyle Road, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO21 3HU (1 miles, 1 km)

Sat 16 Dec 2017

Where better to spend an engaging winter’s evening in the company of the Folk Horror Revival group, than in the beautiful coastal town of Whitby.

Masquerade Ball

Masquerade Ball 2017

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Sat 16 Dec 2017

Celebrate the festive season in style with a night to remember at our Masquerade Ball.

Masquerade Ball

Masquerade Ball 2017

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Fri 22 Dec 2017

Celebrate the festive season in style with a night to remember at our Masquerade Ball.

Fairport Convention

Fairport Convention

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Fri 9 Feb 2018

Fairport Convention has been making great music for over fifty years.

The Quo Experience

The Quo Experience

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Fri 16 Feb 2018

The Quo Experience is the perfect tribute to the legendary duo.

The White Lily Ball

The White Lily Ball

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Fri 1 Jun 2018

The glamourous and glittering White Lily Ball returns for the 7th year.

Whitby Soul Weekender 2018

Whitby Soul Weekender 2018

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Fri 6 Jul 2018

The ORIGINAL Yorkshire Soul Weekender Experience in the beautiful town of Whitby.

Whitby Soul Weekender 2018

Whitby Soul Weekender 2018

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Sat 7 Jul 2018

The ORIGINAL Yorkshire Soul Weekender Experience in the beautiful town of Whitby.

Whitby Soul Weekender 2018

Whitby Soul Weekender 2018

Whitby Pavilion, West Cliff, Whitby, YO21 3EN (0 miles, 1 km)

Sun 8 Jul 2018

The ORIGINAL Yorkshire Soul Weekender Experience in the beautiful town of Whitby.