Jericho Keys presents… and more music
BBC York Introducing supermo Jericho Keys presents three bands that are going places – Hello Operator, Boss Caine and Skinner – at a special event at The Basement. Sat Mar 14 from 7.30pm at The Basement – more here.
St Patrick’s Festival – & more family events
For the first time, the York Irish Association presents a St Patrick’s Weekend festival. Look out for music, dance, poetry and storytelling, all in St Sampson’s Square, Sat @ 11am-9.30pm, Sun @ 1pm-4pm – more here.
Up The Women – and more women’s week events
In this unique event, The History Girls recreate an Edwardian suffragette meeting. Expect surprises, fun, afternoon tea, crafts and even rabble rousing songs. Sat from 3pm at St Olave’s church hall – more here.
One Man, Two Guvnors – and more theatre
Richard III Experience updated
This, believe it or not, is the oldest gun barrel found in this country. It is one of the new relics on show at the Richard III Experience in Monk Bar from this weekend, in the month of the king’s reinterment. There’s also a civil war soldier’s skeleton. Open 10am-4pm – more here.
Saturday Night Lounge comedy club
If you’re still in the mood for laughs after Red Nose Day, head over to York’s Hyena Lounge. The four stand-ups appearing this Saturday from 8pm are Eddy Brimson, Gavin Webster, Peter Brush & Jonathan Mayor. At The Basement – more here.