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Music:The Whitby Motown Weekender 2021 at Whitby Pavilion

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Music, Fri 10 - Sun 12 Sep 2021

The Whitby Motown Weekender 2021

The Whitby Motown Weekender 2021

Businesses across the Yorkshire Coast are getting ready to reopen and welcome you back. Please check the individual website for reopening dates, opening times and booking details.

We recommend you follow current public health advice and maintain social distancing.


2020 Tickets remain valid for the 2021 Weekender!


Already a massive hit with its July Northern soul weekend, this 2nd event at the famous venue, brings 2 nights of glorious music to one of the best locations on the East Coast in the wonderful town of Whitby.

For Those Who Want A Lighter Weekender with more Familiar favourites from the World Of Motown and Soul's Golden Era (60's-80's), Whitby Pavilion Is The Perfect Venue.

Featuring Live Performances from..

The Edwin Starr Band performing the likes of War, Time, Eye to Eye Contact, Happy Radio and Stop Her on Sight.

Johhny Boy Pryers

And very special Tommy Hunt.

Plus a very special guest TBA!

This is now a three Night Event with 3 rooms for dancing and artists appearing on the Saturday evening.

Running Times

Friday 8pm-1.30am

Saturday 8pm-2am

Sunday: 8pm-TBC

(7.45pm early doors admission for the disabled and walking difficulties)

Ticket Prices:

Weekend (3 Day Ticket): £40 (plus booking/facility fees)

Saturday Night Ticket (Very Limited Availability!): £25 (plus booking/facility fees)

DJ Line up: Kev Roberts(Blackpool Tower/Wigan Casino),Ginger Taylor(Brighouse/Blackpool) plus Snowy(Whitby Weekender/Doncaster), Keith Fletcher (BBC Radio Lancs), Soul Sam(Whitby Weekender), Ray Copley( Sheffield City Hall),Ozz(Kings Hall Stoke), Chris Box(Luxury Soul), Sam Evans(Nuneaton), Simon Hunt(Derby), Rob Smith (Kings Hall Stoke),Tim Rabjohn(Blackpool), Paul Lightly, Ross Feeney, Andy Bellwood, Dennis Bradbury, Finny plus guests In 3 Rooms.

Main level: (8pm-2am)- Motown, 60's-80's Club and Disco Classics, Familiar Dance floor favourites. Plus dedicated Northern and Modern Soul sessions. Huge Stage, Classic Soul on the big screen and Competition prizes.

Please note seating is limited.

Downstairs (8.30pm-1am)- Stomping Northern Soul from the heady days of Wigan Casino, Twisted Wheel, Cleethorpes, The Torch and al the great Yorkshire venues etc.

Plus the Marketplace with stalls (open daytimes too for sales) and a fabulous 70's-90's Disco soundtrack to enjoy!

Please visit The Goldsoul website for further details:

Coach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (with charge)Disabled toiletsOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsRegional Tourist Board MemberTelephone (public)Accepts groupsFacilities for corporate hospitality

Event details

Dates Times
Fri 10 - Sun 12 Sep 2021


Weekend (3 Day Ticket): £40 (plus booking/facility fees)

Saturday Night Ticket (Very Limited Availability!): £25 (plus booking/facility fees)


West Cliff,
YO21 3EN



See location of Whitby Pavilion on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: NZ 894115  Lat: 54.49094 Long: -0.62025

By Road:
From A1(M)/M1 jct 45 take A64 east (York ring road south). Follow A169 from Malton through Pickering over the moors to A171 jct. Turn right to Whitby and follow West Cliff signs. Other routes, A171 from Middlesbrough or from Scarborough.
Access road to theatre descends from Cook Memorial at eastern end of West Cliff. Car parking (Pay and Display) on access road or West Cliff, or seafront (free).

Public Transport Details
Bus - Access road to theatre from Cook Memorial may be reached via circular routes of town Tour Buses from many points of Whitby.

Parking: free

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Whitby station


  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (with charge)Credit cards accepted (with charge)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Telephone (public)Telephone (public)
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality