Shakespeare, shopping, death and tennis. Sounds like a packed weekend…

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

All’s Well That Ends Well

In the spirit of York International Shakespeare Festival, Riding Lights invites you to spend a jolly evening with them over in France, as they streamline All’s Well into a sharp 90 minutes of breathless trips across Europe, chasing true love, honour, Italian girls and solutions to a couple of frankly impossible tasks.
Finishes Sun 19 May
Sat @ 5pm & 8pm, Sun @5pm
Friargate Theatre
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Me And My Girl

Sat May 11 @ 7.30 pm - Sat May 18 @ 7.30 pm
Grand Opera House
Cumberland Street
York, YO1 9SW United Kingdom
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Much Ado About Nothing

Tue May 14 @ 7.30 pm - Sat May 18 @ 7.30 pm
York Theatre Royal
York Theatre Royal, St Leonard's Place
York, YO1 7HD
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Neville’s Island

Thu May 16 @ 7.30 pm - Sat May 18 @ 7.30 pm
Joseph Rowntree Theatre
Haxby Road
York, YO31 8TA United Kingdom
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Into The Breach

Sat May 18 @ 8.00 pm - 9.30 pm
Dogrose Theatre
14 Pavement
York, YO1 9LB
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Battle of the Bard

Sun May 19 @ 8.00 pm - 10.00 pm
Dogrose Theatre
14 Pavement
York, YO1 9LB
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Vintage Clothing Sale Weekender

Lots of different vintage gear – all under £15. That’s the promise from the organisers of this two-day shopping fest, with fresh stock added each day.
Sat May 18-Sun May 19
10.00 am-4.00 pm
Spark:York
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British Wildlife Photography Awards exhibition

Returning for another year to beautiful Nunnington Hall, these photography awards reveal both the work of amateur and professional photographers and celebrate British wildlife in all its beauty and diversity.
Sat May 18-Sun Jul 7
10.30 am-5.00 pm
Nunnington Hall
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Yorkshire! Achievement, Grit and Controversy

Tue Mar 5 - Sun Nov 3
Beningbrough Hall, Gardens and Gallery
Beningbrough
York, North YO30 1DD United Kingdom
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Ruskin, Turner & the Storm Cloud: Watercolours and Drawings

Fri Mar 29 @ 10.00 am - Sun Jun 23 @ 5.00 pm
York Art Gallery
Exhibition Square
York, YO1 7EW United States
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Art. Meets. Design

Wed May 1 @ 10.00 am - Sat May 25 @ 5.00 pm
Lotte Inch Gallery
14 Bootham
York, YO30 7BL United Kingdom
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Samantha Somers Art for Dance exhibition

Sat May 18 @ 11.00 am - 3.00 pm
Pyramid Gallery, York
43 Stonegate
York, YO18 GB
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Pause/Play

Sat May 18 @ 11.00 am - Sun Jun 9 @ 5.00 pm
According to McGee
8 Tower Street
York, YO1 9SA United Kingdom
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The Queen & the Jester

Jasper Carrott says Keith Donnelly could make sheep laugh. And this fun family and music show, starring Keith and Ursula Holden Gill, boasts rousing choruses, skew-whiff stories and a shedload of laughter.
Sun May 19
11.30am and 1.30pm
National Centre for Early Music
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Collapse The Arcade

Fri May 17 @ 9.30 pm - Sat May 18 @ 12.30 am
The Stone Roses Bar
4 King Street
York, YO1 9SP United Kingdom
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Billy Kemp with King Courgette and Mikkleson

Sat May 18 @ 7.00 pm - 10.00 pm
The Black Swan Inn
23 Peasholme Green
York, YO1 7PR United Kingdom
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Peaky Blinders Vs Great Gatsby

Sat May 18 @ 7.00 pm - 11.45 pm
York Pavilion Hotel
Fulford
York, YO10 4PJ Select a Country:
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York Guildhall Orchestra

Sat May 18 @ 7.30 pm - 10.30 pm
York Barbican
Paragon St
York, YO10 4NT
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The Christians w/ The Badrocks (acoustic)

Sat May 18 @ 7.30 pm - 10.15 pm
Fibbers: Live Music Venue
3-5 Toft Green
York, YO1 6JT
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Queer Space 4.0

Sat May 18 @ 7.30 pm - Sun May 19 @ 2.30 am
The Fulford Arms
121 Fulford Road
York, YO10 4EX GB
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Tudor Church Music

Sat May 18 @ 7.30 pm - 9.30 pm
St Michael Le Belfrey
Minster Yard
York, YO1 7HH United Kingdom
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No Slippity

Sat May 18 @ 7.30 pm - Sun May 19 @ 12.30 am
Slip Inn
20 Clementhorpe
York, YO23 1AN GB
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CTP @ The White Horse

Sat May 18 @ 8.00 pm - 11.00 pm
The White Horse York
6 Bootham
York, YO30 7BL GB
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Moonshine Creek

Sat May 18 @ 9.00 pm - 11.00 pm
The Snickleway Inn
47 Goodramgate
York, Y01 7LS
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Mitchell and Wife

Sat May 18 @ 9.00 pm
The Volunteer Arms
5 Watson Street
York, YO24 4 United Kingdom
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Bonkers Bingo featuring Flip & Fill and MC Keyes

Sat May 18 @ 9.00 pm - Sun May 19 @ 1.00 am
Mecca Bingo York
Fishergate
York, YO10 4AR United Kingdom
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The Threetles

Sat May 18 @ 9.00 pm - 11.00 pm
The Hop
11-12 Fossgate
York, YO1 9TA United Kingdom
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Micky Two Tone

Sat May 18 @ 9.00 pm - Sun May 19 @ 12.00 am
Acorn Rugby Club
Thanet Road
York, YO24 2NW GB
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Rocketsmith

Sat May 18 @ 9.00 pm - Sun May 19 @ 12.00 am
Victoria Vaults
47-49 Nunnery Lane
York, YO23 1 United Kingdom
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RockYard

Sat May 18 @ 9.00 pm - 11.00 pm
The Edinburgh Arms
25 Fishergate
York, Yo10 4ae GB
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PROUD: May 2019

Sat May 18 @ 11.00 pm
Mansion Underground NO
York, GB + Google Map

Fibbers Presents: Detlef

Sat May 18 @ 11.00 pm - Sun May 19 @ 3.45 am
Fibbers: Live Music Venue
3-5 Toft Green
York, YO1 6JT
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Stadium On A Sunday Gig

Sun May 19 @ 3.00 pm - 5.00 pm
The Edinburgh Arms
25 Fishergate
York, Yo10 4ae GB
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Listeners Club Ten

Sun May 19 @ 4.00 pm - 7.00 pm
1331
13 Grape Lane
York, YO1 7HU United Kingdom
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Handsome Dan & The Mavericks

Sun May 19 @ 4.30 pm - 7.30 pm
Victoria Vaults
47-49 Nunnery Lane
York, YO23 1 United Kingdom
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The Renames

Sun May 19 @ 5.00 pm - 8.00 pm
The Black Horse Wigginton
42-44 The Village, Wigginton
York, YO32 2PJ GB
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Chris Berry Live @ 5pm

Sun May 19 @ 5.00 pm - 8.00 pm
Inn On The Green
3 The Green
York, YO26 5LL GB
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Live Music Sunday with Holly Taymar

Sun May 19 @ 6.30 pm - 8.30 pm
Pairings Wine Bar
28 Castlegate
York, YO1 9RP United Kingdom
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Andrea Gibson’s ‘Lord of the Butterflies’ UK Tour

Sun May 19 @ 7.00 pm - 11.30 pm
Brudenell Social Club
33 Queens Road
Leeds, LS6 1NY United Kingdom
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Killing Eve / 1919 / Cold In Berlin / Grooving In Green

Sun May 19 @ 7.00 pm
The Fulford Arms
121 Fulford Road
York, YO10 4EX GB
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Amy May Ellis, David Ward Maclean, Kitty VR

Sun May 19 @ 7.30 pm - 10.30 pm
The Crescent Community Venue
8 The Crescent
York, YO24 1AW GB
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York Cemetery Walk

York’s ‘garden of death’ is a beautiful inner city oasis, home to much wildlife. This talk about the history of York Cemetery is followed by a walk around some of the gardens pointing out plants and trees.
Sun May 19
2.00 pm-3.30 pm
York Cemetery
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Lockerbie: Should I forgive the terrorists who killed my teenage daughter?

Sun May 19 @ 6.30 pm - 7.30 pm
The Ark Church
43 Monkgate
York, North Yorkshire YO31 7PB United Kingdom
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NV Big Tennis Weekend

The LTA is putting on an afternoon of fun sessions with their coaches and assistants for children, juniors and adults, plus cakes & refreshments. Tip: don’t eat the cake until after you’ve played tennis. That’s what Andy Murray always says.
Sun May 19
2.00 pm-5.00 pm
Fulford Tennis Club
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