You know what you can do this weekend, don’t you? Get lost! Or enjoy river racing, shopping and al fresco food and drink.

As always, York’s comprehensive guide to things do to in York is here.

York Maze 2018

Farmer Tom Pearcy has created what is believed to be the world’s biggest dinosaur image, a giant maze cut from his 15 acre field of maize plants near York to mark the 25th anniversary of Jurassic Park. It launches on Saturday and runs through the summer, with lots of other activities as well as getting lost…
Sat Jul 14-Mon Sep 3
10.00 am-6.30 pm
York Maze
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Creative outdoor storymaking

Sat Jul 14 @ 10.00 am - 4.00 pm
Museum Gardens
Museum Street
York, North Yorkshire YO1 7FR United Kingdom
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Huntington Scarecrow Trail

Sat Jul 14 @ 11.00 am - 5.00 pm
Huntington Memorial Hall
46 Strensall Road, Huntington
York, YO32 9SH United Kingdom
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Haxby Carnival

Sat Jul 14 @ 12.00 pm - 5.30 pm
Ethel Ward Playing Field
Haxby
York, YO32 3NU United Kingdom
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Community Café launches @ Party in the Park

Sat Jul 14 @ 1.00 pm - 4.00 pm
Hull Road Park
Hull Road
York, YO10 United Kingdom
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Pottery Day – Make a Roman Face Pot

Sat Jul 14 @ 1.00 pm - 5.30 pm
Tang Hall Community Centre
Fifth Avenue
York, YO31 0UG United Kingdom
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Grovestock 3 – Summer Fair 2018

Sat Jul 14 @ 1.30 pm - 5.30 pm
Park Grove Primary School
Park Grove
York, YO31 8LG United Kingdom
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York Rotary Annual Dragon Boat Challenge

Sun Jul 15 @ 9.00 am - 3.00 pm
River Ouse
West Esplanade
York, YO1 6FZ United Kingdom
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York Rotary Annual Dragon Boat Challenge

With the Hawaii 5-0 theme blaring out over the speakers, teams in fancy dress row like fury down the Ouse in an attempt to be crowned the Dragon kings and queens. Lots of fun, food and drink and all raising cash for great causes.
Sun Jul 15
9.00 am-3.00 pm
River Ouse
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John Smith’s Meeting – York Races

Fri Jul 13 @ 11.15 am - Sat Jul 14 @ 11.15 am
York Racecourse
Knavesmire Road
York, YO23 1EX United Kingdom
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Zoo Skatepark Launch Party

Sat Jul 14 @ 11.00 am - 2.00 pm
Zoo Skatepark
Foss Bank
York, YO31 7JB United Kingdom
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York Triathlon

Sun Jul 15 @ 8.00 am - 1.00 pm
York Sport Village
Lakeside Way
York, YO10 5FG United Kingdom
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Tennis & Football Family Fun Day

Sun Jul 15 @ 2.00 pm
York Marriott Hotel
Tadcaster Road
York, YO24 1QQ United Kingdom
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Shambles Vintage Market

This is the first of a series of vintage fairs in Shambles Market. Expect retro fashions, homewares, vinyl, live music and bargains.
Sun Jul 15
9.00 am-5.00 pm
Shambles Market
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York River Art Market

Sat Jul 14 @ 10.00 am - 6.00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until Sat, July 21

Dame Judi Dench Walk
Esplanade
York, YO1 7DP
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Vintage Vera Clearance Sale

Sat Jul 14 @ 11.00 am - 5.00 pm
Central Methodist Chapel
St Saviourgate
York, YO1 8NQ United Kingdom
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York Mumbler Nearly New Sale

Sat Jul 14 @ 3.30 pm - 5.00 pm
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Big Book Sale

Sun Jul 15 @ 10.00 am
Acomb Explore
Front Street
York, YO24 3BZ United Kingdom
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John Smith’s Meeting – York Races

One of the big days of the York sporting year arrives with the running of the John Smith’s Cup. Fine racing, and they’ve even relaxed the dress code in the County Stand so gents can take off their jackets as the action heats up.
Fri Jul 13-Sat Jul 14
11.15 am
York Racecourse
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Party In The Park

Dyls hosts its first party in Tower Gardens. Featuring live music, and drinks from the likes of Sloemotion Gin and Ainsty Ales.
Fri Jul 13-Sun Jul 15
12pm-10pm
Dyls Cafe Bar
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Tennis & Football Family Fun Day

Sun Jul 15 @ 2.00 pm
York Marriott Hotel
Tadcaster Road
York, YO24 1QQ United Kingdom
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ADAM Festival

ADAM – Acomb Dance Arts & Music – features live performances across the area, both outdoors and in venues like Acomb Explore and the Parish Church Hall.
Sat Jul 14-Sat Jul 14
10.00 am
Acomb Explore
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York Early Music Festival 2018

Fri Jul 6 - Sat Jul 14
Various venues across York
York, United Kingdom

Stephen Sondheim’s musical Follies

Fri Jul 6 @ 7.30 pm - Sat Jul 14 @ 7.30 pm
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John Cooper Studio @ 41 Monkgate
John Cooper Studio @ 41 Monkgate
York, YO31 7PB United Kingdom
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Party In The Park

Fri Jul 13 - Sun Jul 15
Dyls Cafe Bar
Skeldergate Bridge
York, YO1 9WJ United Kingdom
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Dogsflesh + Sonnet 13 + The Underdogs

Sat Jul 14 @ 7.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Spread Eagle York
98 walmgate
York, y019tl United Kingdom
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Rachel Croft Sings

Sat Jul 14 @ 7.00 pm
The Yorkshire Bar and Grill
St Maurice's Road
York, YO31 7JA United Kingdom
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Organ recital by Keith Wright

Sat Jul 14 @ 7.30 pm
St Olave’s Church
Marygate
York, YO30 7BZ United Kingdom
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The Turnpike Trust

Sat Jul 14 @ 9.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Edinburgh Arms
25 Fishergate
York, YO10 4AE United Kingdom
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The 5:15s

Sat Jul 14 @ 9.00 pm
Victoria Vaults
47-49 Nunnery Lane
York, YO23 1 United Kingdom
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The Bone Idol Band

Sat Jul 14 @ 9.00 pm
Acorn Rugby Club
Thanet Road
York, YO24 2NW United Kingdom
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Black Ice

Sat Jul 14 @ 9.00 pm
Black Horse, Monkgate
29 Monkgate
York, YO31 7PB United Kingdom
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KicKBack

Sat Jul 14 @ 9.00 pm
Old White Swan
80 Goodramgate
York, YO1 7LF United Kingdom
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Feathers McGraw

Sat Jul 14 @ 9.30 pm
Snickleway Inn
47 Goodramgate
York, YO1 7LS United Kingdom
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Strictly Happy

Sun Jul 15 @ 2.30 pm - 5.00 pm
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One event on Sun, July 15 at 7:30pm

Joseph Rowntree Theatre
Haxby Road
York, YO31 8TA United Kingdom
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Strictly Happy

Sun Jul 15 @ 2.30 pm
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One event on Sun, July 15 at 7:30pm

Joseph Rowntree Theatre
Haxby Road
York, YO31 8TA United Kingdom
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Concert: Songs for a Summer Afternoon

Sun Jul 15 @ 2.30 pm
York Cemetery
Cemetery Road
York, YO10 5AJ United Kingdom
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