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What's On & Events - Yorkshire Coast

There is always something happening on the Yorkshire Coast whatever the time of year, from tiny village events to major internationally renowned festivals. Sport, Music, Dance, Food, Art - you name it, and the Yorkshire Coast probably has a festival for it! Having one of the longest running sporting festivals anywhere in the world - the annual Cricket Festival brings cricket lovers from all over the world!


The Yorkshire Coast has numerous genres of events from: Activities & Workshops, Countryside & Crafts, Festivals & Markets, Food & Drink, Music & Dance, Films & Shows, Sport & Leisure and Walks & Tours.

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Cafe Comedy

Cafe Comedy

Bridlington Spa, South Marine Drive, Bridlington, YO15 3JH

Wed 5 Sep 2018 - Thu 5 Sep 2019

An evening of live stand-up comedy in the remodelled Bridlington Spa cafe, the perfect setting to enjoy a night of laughter, deli favourites and drinks.


World War One Centenary

Scarborough Maritime Heritage Centre, 45 Eastborough, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 1NH

Mon 1 Oct - Mon 31 Dec 2018

Our World War One centenary exhibition runs from October to December.

Christmas Shop at Sledmere House

Christmas Shop

Sledmere House, Sledmere House, Sledmere, DRIFFIELD, Yorkshire, YO25 3XG

Thu 1 Nov - Sat 22 Dec 2018

This year sees the grand opening of our BRAND NEW Christmas Shop for 2018.

Chatty Hour at RSPB Bempton Cliffs

Chatty Hour

RSPB Bempton Cliffs, Cliff Lane, Bempton, Bridlington, YO15 1JF

Tue 6 Nov 2018 - Thu 28 Feb 2019

Meet up with friends, have a cuppa and a cake and hear a short talk about our amazing wildlife on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Christmas Opening at Burton Agnes Hall

Christmas Opening

Burton Agnes Hall & Gardens, Burton Agnes Hall, Burton Agnes, DRIFFIELD, Yorkshire, YO25 4NB

Wed 14 Nov - Sun 23 Dec 2018

Burton Agnes Hall will be decorated for Christmas from the 14th of November until the 23rd of December. Join Father Christmas and Jingles the Magic Elf for a magical performance at Burton Agnes Hall this Christmas.

Christmas at Castle Howard


Castle Howard, Castle Howard Estate Limited., Castle Howard, York, YO60 7DA

Sat 17 Nov - Mon 31 Dec 2018

Each year Castle Howard is transformed when the house is hand decorated for the festive season.

Boyes, Scarborough

Santa's Grotto

W Boyes & Co. Ltd, Queen Street, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 1HQ

Sat 17 Nov - Mon 24 Dec 2018

Visit Boyes on Queen Street in Scarborough and meet Santa in his magical grotto.

12 Days of Christmas at Castle Howard

The Twelve Days of Christmas

Castle Howard, Castle Howard Estate Limited., Castle Howard, York, YO60 7DA

Sat 17 Nov - Mon 31 Dec 2018

Charlotte Lloyd Webber and Brette Gerecke will apply their theatrical vision and skill to transform Castle Howard's already grand state rooms with festive decorative magnificence, inspired by the theatrical splendour of Castle Howard itself

Facebook Advent at Brunswick Shopping Centre

Brunswick's Festive Facebook Advent Calendar

Brunswick Shopping Centre, Brunswick Shopping Centre, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 1UE

Sat 1 - Mon 24 Dec 2018

Make sure you’re following Brunswick on Facebook. Every day during advent there’s fabulous prizes being given away from the around the stores at Brunswick.

Candy House Workshops at Ameilias Chocolates

Candy House Workshops

Amelia's Chocolate, 19 Aberdeen Walk, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 1BD

Sat 1 - Mon 31 Dec 2018

With the arrival of the festive season, Amelia’s Chocolate will help you get into the Christmas spirit with their Candy House Workshops.

Santa Specials

Santa Special

North Bay Railway, Burniston Road, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO12 6PF

Sat 1 - Mon 24 Dec 2018

Come down to the North Bay Railway in Scarborough to join in the festive celebrations, and most importantly meet San

Christmas Party Night

Christmas Party Nights

Raven Hall Country House Hotel, Raven Hall Country House Hotel and Golf, Scarborough, YO13 0ET

Fri 7 - Sun 23 Dec 2018

Christmas Party Night, Meal and Disco. Accommodation available.

Christmas Tree Exhibition

Christmas Tree Exhibition 2018

St Mary's Parish Church, Whitby, Abbey Plain, East Cliff, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO22 4JT

Mon 10 - Sat 15 Dec 2018

Preview Afternoon: Sunday 2 December at 3 pm. Preview will start with an Advent Carol Service. Closed after the service on Christmas Day. Please note that the Exhibition may be closed when services are taking place.

Jack and the Beanstalk at Bridlington Spa

Jack and the Beanstalk

Bridlington Spa, South Marine Drive, Bridlington, YO15 3JH

Fri 14 Dec 2018 - Sun 6 Jan 2019

Bridlington Spa is once again teaming up with one of the country's leading pantomime producers, Paul Holman Associates, to present the much-loved story of Jack and the Beanstalk.

The Nutcracker And The Four Realms

The Nutcracker And The Four Realms

Hollywood Plaza Cinema, 159 North Marine Road, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO12 7HU

Fri 14 - Thu 20 Dec 2018

Christmas Masquerade Party at Scarborough Spa

Christmas Masquerade Party

Scarborough Spa, South Bay, Foreshore Road, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 2HD

Fri 14 - Sat 15 Dec 2018

Our Masquerade Party returns by popular demand this Christmas!

Christmas Party Nights at the Grand Hotel

Christmas Party Nights

The Grand Hotel, St Nicholas Cliff, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 2ET

Sat 15 Dec 2018

Join us for one of our Christmas party nights at the Grand Hotel!

Malton Monthly Food Market

Malton Monthly Food Market

Malton Market Place, Malton, North Yorkshire, YO17 7LX

Sat 15 Dec 2018

Malton Monthly Food Market is one of Yorkshire’s most renowned food markets and in December it’s our Christmas Special!

Mrs Claus at Brunswick Shopping Centre

Mrs Claus Kidmas Hangout

Brunswick Shopping Centre, Brunswick Shopping Centre, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 1UE

Sat 15 Dec 2018

She’s back by popular demand, with even more Christmas fun and seasonal antics. Join Mrs Claus and her cheeky elves as they get you in the festive spirit.

Sewerby parkrun

Sewerby parkrun

Sewerby Hall and Gardens, Church Lane, Sewerby, Bridlington, YO15 1EA

Sat 15 Dec 2018

Sewerby Parkrun is a free 5k timed run that takes place every Saturday morning at 9am. Parkrun is a community event run by volunteers aimed at encouraging people to keep fit, healthy and active. Runners of all abilities are welcome.

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