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Christmas on the Yorkshire Coast

Nowhere celebrates Christmas quite like the Yorkshire Coast! From glittering Christmas light displays and parades, to festive shows and cabarets, discover the true meaning of Christmas this year in Scarborough, Whitby, Filey and Bridlington.

With so much to see and do when spending your Christmas on the coast, our team here at DYC thought we would put together another comprehensive and easy-to-digest guide for you all to enjoy and refer to over Christmas.

Discover the perfect destination at Christmas for you and your loved ones right here on the Yorkshire Coast, including ideas on the best places to stay, Christmas events, special offers and suggestions for the best things to do when visiting the coast over the Christmas holidays.

It's Christmas!

Sledmere at Christmas

The Woodyard Christmas Shop - Sledmere

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

Tue 3 - Sun 8 Dec 2019

The Woodyard transforms into a wonderland of beautiful Christmas decorations, unique festive gifts and cosy winter homeware.

A Christmas Masquerade

A Christmas Masquerade

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

Fri 6 Dec 2019

Christmas at Castle Howard is a spectacle like no other. New for 2019 Christmas opening will run into the new year - until Sunday 5th January 2020.

Art for Christmas community exhibition

Art for Christmas – Community Exhibition

Nunnington Hall, Nunnington, Nr Helmsley, York, YO62 5UY

Fri 6 Dec 2019

The Art for Christmas exhibition is a creative platform for artists to showcase a mixed media of work, and celebrates the best arts and crafts from Yorkshire and beyond.

Christmas Concert with Raven

Christmas Concert with Raven

Hackness Grange Hotel, Broxa Lane, Hackness, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO13 0JW

Fri 6 Dec 2019

Come and enjoy the start of the festive season with a Christmas concert with the wonderful and very talented ladies of Raven.

Christmas Opening

Christmas Opening

Burton Agnes Hall & Gardens, Burton Agnes, Driffield, East Yorkshire, YO25 4NB

Fri 6 Dec 2019

Experience the magic of a handmade Christmas at Burton Agnes Hall Each year, visitors flock to Burton Agnes Hall to see how its stunning gardens provide some of the loveliest natural decorations imaginable.

Christmas Party Night

Christmas Party Night

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

Fri 6 Dec 2019

Our annual Christmas Party returns by popular demand on Friday 6 December 2019. Celebrate the festive season in style this year with a night to remember!

Christmas through the ages

Christmas through the ages

Nunnington Hall, Nunnington, Nr Helmsley, York, YO62 5UY

Fri 6 Dec 2019

Discover the hall as it would have been at Christmas through history, from the indulgent Georgian era and impressionist Victorian age to the memorable post war years. Normal admission prices apply.

Christmas twilight weekend

Christmas twilight weekend

Burton Agnes Hall & Gardens, Burton Agnes, Driffield, East Yorkshire, YO25 4NB

Fri 6 Dec 2019

Join us on the weekend of the 6th, 7th and 8th December for our Christmas twilight weekend.

Robin Hoods Bay Victorian Weekend

Robin Hoods Bay Victorian Weekend

Robin Hood's Bay, The Dock, Robin Hood's Bay, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO22 4ST

Fri 6 - Sun 8 Dec 2019

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.

Afternoon Tea

Festive Afternoon Tea

Park Manor Hotel, Northstead Manor Drive, SCARBOROUGH, North Yorkshire, YO12 6BB

Sat 7 Dec 2019

Full Afternoon Tea

Twilight Evening

Twilight Evening

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

Sat 7 Dec 2019

Enjoy the House decorated to the theme of 'A Christmas Masquerade', witness it adorned by candlelight with the smell of burning log fires and entertainment throughout the evening. Last entry to the House will be at 7pm (twilight admission

A Christmas Masquerade

A Christmas Masquerade

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

Sat 7 - Sun 8 Dec 2019

Christmas at Castle Howard is a spectacle like no other. New for 2019 Christmas opening will run into the new year - until Sunday 5th January 2020.

 An Audience with Father Christmas

An Audience with Father Christmas

Burton Agnes Hall & Gardens, Burton Agnes, Driffield, East Yorkshire, YO25 4NB

Sat 7 Dec 2019

Father Christmas, Mrs Claus and Jingles the Magic Elf will be thrilling children, and adults alike, this Christmas with magical performances of magic, song and storytelling

Art for Christmas community exhibition

Art for Christmas – Community Exhibition

Nunnington Hall, Nunnington, Nr Helmsley, York, YO62 5UY

Sat 7 Dec 2019

The Art for Christmas exhibition is a creative platform for artists to showcase a mixed media of work, and celebrates the best arts and crafts from Yorkshire and beyond.

Christmas Lights Switchon

Christmas Lights Switch On

Thornton le Dale, 5 Chestnut Ave, Thornton Dale, Pickering, YO18 7RR

Sat 7 Dec 2019

The Village Christmas Lights SWITCH ON event is traditionally on the first Saturday in December. This year switch on will be SATURDAY 7th DECEMBER 2019.

Christmas on the Crescent

Christmas on the Crescent and Santa in the Sitwell

Woodend, The Crescent, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 2PW

Sat 7 - Sun 8 Dec 2019

Christmas on the Crescent - Local Makers Market, Santa in the Sitwell Library at Woodend, refreshments and music provided by YAY Coffee! Plus there’s free entry to Scarborough Art Gallery all weekend.

Christmas Opening

Christmas Opening

Burton Agnes Hall & Gardens, Burton Agnes, Driffield, East Yorkshire, YO25 4NB

Sat 7 Dec 2019

Experience the magic of a handmade Christmas at Burton Agnes Hall Each year, visitors flock to Burton Agnes Hall to see how its stunning gardens provide some of the loveliest natural decorations imaginable.

Christmas through the ages

Christmas through the ages

Nunnington Hall, Nunnington, Nr Helmsley, York, YO62 5UY

Sat 7 Dec 2019

Discover the hall as it would have been at Christmas through history, from the indulgent Georgian era and impressionist Victorian age to the memorable post war years. Normal admission prices apply.

Christmas Through Time

Christmas Through Time

Ryedale Folk Museum, Hutton-le-Hole, Nr. Pickering, North Yorkshire, YO62 6UA

Sat 7 Dec 2019

From celebrations during the Iron Age, through to make-do festivities in the Second World War, join us to discover more about the changing traditions of Christmas.

Christmas twilight weekend

Christmas twilight weekend

Burton Agnes Hall & Gardens, Burton Agnes, Driffield, East Yorkshire, YO25 4NB

Sat 7 Dec 2019

Join us on the weekend of the 6th, 7th and 8th December for our Christmas twilight weekend.

Your guide to Scarborough's Christmas activities

https://www.scarboroughchristmas.co.uk/ 

More Christmas Events

Afternoon Tea

Festive Afternoon Tea

Sat 7 Dec 2019

Full Afternoon Tea

Twilight Evening

Twilight Evening

Sat 7 Dec 2019

Enjoy the House decorated to the theme of 'A Christmas Masquerade', witness it adorned by candlelight with the smell of burning log fires and entertainment throughout the evening. Last entry to the House will be at 7pm (twilight admission

Noel Narwhal Knows It All

Noel Narwhal Knows It All

Wed 11 - Sun 22 Dec 2019

A nosy little narwhal who wants to know everyone’s business and ends up getting his nose stuck into more than he bargained for! What a MESS!

Twilight Evening

Twilight Evening

Sat 14 Dec 2019

Enjoy the House decorated to the theme of 'A Christmas Masquerade', witness it adorned by candlelight with the smell of burning log fires and entertainment throughout the evening. Last entry to the House will be at 7pm (twilight admission

Twilight Evening

Twilight Evening

Sat 21 Dec 2019

Enjoy the House decorated to the theme of 'A Christmas Masquerade', witness it adorned by candlelight with the smell of burning log fires and entertainment throughout the evening. Last entry to the House will be at 7pm (twilight admission

Jack and the Beanstalk

Jack and the Beanstalk

Thu 26 Dec 2019

Jack and the Beanstalk Presented by YMCA Productions Poor Dame Trot and her son Jack hardly have a bean to their name, and to make things worse the village is being terrorised by a wicked giant.

Jack and the Beanstalk

Jack and the Beanstalk

Fri 27 Dec 2019

Jack and the Beanstalk Presented by YMCA Productions Poor Dame Trot and her son Jack hardly have a bean to their name, and to make things worse the village is being terrorised by a wicked giant.

Jack and the Beanstalk

Jack and the Beanstalk

Sat 28 Dec 2019

Jack and the Beanstalk Presented by YMCA Productions Poor Dame Trot and her son Jack hardly have a bean to their name, and to make things worse the village is being terrorised by a wicked giant.

Jack and the Beanstalk

Jack and the Beanstalk

Sun 29 Dec 2019

Jack and the Beanstalk Presented by YMCA Productions Poor Dame Trot and her son Jack hardly have a bean to their name, and to make things worse the village is being terrorised by a wicked giant.

Jack and the Beanstalk

Jack and the Beanstalk

Mon 30 Dec 2019

Jack and the Beanstalk Presented by YMCA Productions Poor Dame Trot and her son Jack hardly have a bean to their name, and to make things worse the village is being terrorised by a wicked giant.

Jack and the Beanstalk

Jack and the Beanstalk

Tue 31 Dec 2019

Jack and the Beanstalk Presented by YMCA Productions Poor Dame Trot and her son Jack hardly have a bean to their name, and to make things worse the village is being terrorised by a wicked giant.

New Year's Eve Extravaganza with Elvis

New Year's Eve Extravaganza with Elvis

Tue 31 Dec 2019

After his sell out summer shows Tony Skingle is back with his annual New Year's Eve Extravaganza!

Jack and the Beanstalk

Jack and the Beanstalk

Thu 2 Jan 2020

Jack and the Beanstalk Presented by YMCA Productions Poor Dame Trot and her son Jack hardly have a bean to their name, and to make things worse the village is being terrorised by a wicked giant.

Jack and the Beanstalk

Jack and the Beanstalk

Fri 3 Jan 2020

Jack and the Beanstalk Presented by YMCA Productions Poor Dame Trot and her son Jack hardly have a bean to their name, and to make things worse the village is being terrorised by a wicked giant.

Jack and the Beanstalk

Jack and the Beanstalk

Sat 4 Jan 2020

Jack and the Beanstalk Presented by YMCA Productions Poor Dame Trot and her son Jack hardly have a bean to their name, and to make things worse the village is being terrorised by a wicked giant.

Scarborough Late Night Shopping Buses

Our special late night shopping buses will be running on Services 8/8A (Barrowcliff, Hospital, Northstead, Briercliff), Services 9/9A (Scalby, Newby, High Mill) and Service 11 (Newby, Barrowcliff). Plus, we already have evening buses on Services 7/7A (Seamer Road, Eastfield, Filey Road).

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Click the image on the left to see all the special bus times on our Scarborough Late Night Shopping Buses leaflet (opens a PDF).

We've got some great value tickets available on the bus, and you can pay by cash or contactless on any bus, or buy Scarborough zone 24 hour, 7 day or 30 day tickets on the East Yorkshire Buses app.

There's loads happening in the town over the Christmas, including a fantastic Christmas lights switch-on event, a Victorian market, and a great treasure trail. Find out more at www.scarboroughchristmas.co.uk

 

More Info  (https://www.eastyorkshirebuses.co.uk/scarborough-late-night-shopping-buses)