Start off your November right with a fun-packed weekend! Be delighted by firework displays, meet a Bake Off champion, enter a doggy fashion show and death drop with drag queens.

As always York’s biggest and best things to do guide is here.

Dringhouses Sports Club Fireworks Display

Dringhouses Sports Club Fireworks Display

Celebrate bonfire night early by heading down to Dringhouses Sports Club this Friday. Wrap up warm and watch the sky light up with fireworks galore! Check out our complete fireworks display and bonfire night guide below.
Fri Nov 1
8.00 pm
Dringhouses Sports & Social Club
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Bonfire Night & Fireworks

Fri Nov 1 @ 6.00 pm - 9.00 pm
The Stone Trough Inn
Kirkham Abbey
York, YO60 7JS GB
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Langlands Bonfire Night Celebrations 2019

Sat Nov 2 @ 4.30 pm - 8.00 pm
Langlands Garden Centre
Langlands Nurseries Ltd, York Road, Shiptonthorpe
York, YO43 3PN GB
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Fabulous Fireworks at Lightwater Valley

Sat Nov 2 @ 5.00 pm - Sun Nov 3 @ 5.00 pm
Lightwater Valley
Water Ln, North Stainley
Ripon, HG4 3HT United Kingdom
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Bonfire Night 2019

Sat Nov 2 @ 5.00 pm - 9.00 pm
Bolton Abbey
Skipton North Yorkshire BD23 6EX United Kingdom + Google Map

Filey Lions Annual Bonfire & Firework Extravaganza

Sat Nov 2 @ 5.00 pm - 9.00 pm
West Avenue Car Park
Filey, YO14 9BE + Google Map

Bedale Bonfire and Fireworks

Sat Nov 2 @ 5.15 pm - 8.45 pm
Bedale Park
Bedale, DL8 1AA United Kingdom + Google Map

Easingwold Bonfire & Fireworks

Sat Nov 2 @ 6.00 pm - 8.00 pm
Easingwold Maize Maze
Northern roundabout (A19)
Easingwold, YO61 3NG United Kingdom
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Stray Fireworks 2019

Sat Nov 2 @ 6.00 pm - 8.00 pm
The Stray
16 W Park
Harrogate, HG1 1BJ
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Bonfire Night

Sat Nov 2 @ 6.00 pm
Jubilee Park
Back Lane, Fangfoss
York, YO41 5QQ
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Slingsby Bonfire and Firework Display

Sat Nov 2 @ 6.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Slingsby Sports Club
The Sportsfield, Church Lane
Slingsby, YO62 4AD GB
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Bonfire Night at The Fox

Sun Nov 3 @ 12.00 pm - 11.55 pm
The Fox
168 Holgate Road
York, YO24 4DQ United Kingdom
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Firework Spectacular!

Sun Nov 3 @ 4.30 pm
Stockeld Park
Harrogate Road
Wetherby, LS22 4AN United Kingdom
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Firework Display & Party Night

Sun Nov 3 @ 5.00 pm - 9.30 pm
Harrogate Railway Sports and Social Club
Station View
Harrogate, HG2 7JA GB
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Fireworks at Kilnwick Percy

Sun Nov 3 @ 5.00 pm - 9.30 pm
Kilnwick Percy Resort
Millington Lane
Pocklington, YO42 1UF
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Meet David from The Great British Bake Off

Welcome this star baker back to his home county! Catch the Bake Off finalist, David, at Waterstones this Saturday where you can meet, chat and celebrate his success at this book signing.
Sat Nov 2
12.00 pm-2.00 pm
Waterstones York
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Terry Deary Book Signing – The Rotten Romans

Fri Nov 1 @ 10.00 am - 2.30 pm
DIG
St Saviour's Church, St Saviourgate
York, YO1 8NN United Kingdom
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Snake Davis: Burden of Paradise

Join the legendary saxophonist Snake Davis and his group Burden of Paradise for a night of unique and evocative interpretations of jazz songs from Dylan to Dowland. ‘It’s jazz for people who don’t like jazz!’
Sun Nov 3
7.30 pm-9.30 pm
National Centre for Early Music
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Hocus Pocus Halloween Week

Fri Oct 25 @ 9.00 pm - Sun Nov 3 @ 10.00 pm
Popworld
George Hudson St
York, YO1 6JL
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Freakshow

Thu Oct 31 @ 9.00 pm - Fri Nov 1 @ 2.00 am
Revolution York
Coney St
York, YO1 9NA GB
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Uprising & Mad For It Present Frightmare!

Thu Oct 31 @ 10.00 pm - Fri Nov 1 @ 2.00 am
The Drawing Board
10 New Street
York, YO1 8RA GB
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Boogie Frights Halloween Party

Thu Oct 31 @ 10.00 pm - Fri Nov 1 @ 3.00 am
Flares
6 Tanner Row
York, YO1 6JB United Kingdom
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Halloween – Nightmare on Clifford Street!

Thu Oct 31 @ 10.00 pm - Fri Nov 1 @ 3.30 am
Kuda York
12 Clifford Street
York, YO1 9RD GB
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Haunted Mansion: Halloween Special with Tom Bull

Thu Oct 31 @ 10.30 pm - Fri Nov 1 @ 4.00 am
Mansion nightclub
55 Micklegate
York, YO1 6LJ United Kingdom
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Liam Sullivan

Fri Nov 1 @ 6.00 pm - 8.00 pm
Kennedy’s Bar and Restaurant
1 Little Stonegate
York, YO1 8AX GB
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Gruesome Glitter Disco

Fri Nov 1 @ 6.00 pm - Sat Nov 2 @ 4.00 am
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Vudu Lounge
37 - 39 Swinegate
York, YO1 8AZ GB
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CatchAFire and Dandy meets Roots Train Radio

Fri Nov 1 @ 7.00 pm - Sat Nov 2 @ 1.00 am
The Spread Eagle
98 Walmgate
York, YO1 9TL United Kingdom
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Fear and Loathing with Moleman, Shayler Franklin, and Pavilion

Fri Nov 1 @ 7.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Victoria Vaults Venue
47-49 Nunnery Lane
York, YO23 1AB GB
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The Great White Silence

Fri Nov 1 @ 7.30 pm - 9.30 pm
Rymer Auditorium
University of York, Heslington
York, YO10 5DD United Kingdom
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Skinny Living

Fri Nov 1 @ 7.30 pm - 10.30 pm
The Fulford Arms
121 Fulford Road
York, YO10 4EX GB
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Warmduscher

Fri Nov 1 @ 7.30 pm
The Crescent Community Venue
8 The Crescent
York, YO24 1AW GB
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Halloween Party @ Inn On The Green

Fri Nov 1 @ 8.00 pm - 11.30 pm
Inn On The Green
3 The Green
York, YO26 5LL GB
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Bonneville + the Bailers, Trueman

Fri Nov 1 @ 8.30 pm - 11.30 pm
Young Thugs Studios
Ovington Terrace
York, YO23 1DJ GB
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The Threetles

Fri Nov 1 @ 8.30 pm - 11.30 pm
Rehab Piccadilly York
7-9 Piccadilly, York YO1 9PB
York, YO1 9PB GB
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The Y Street Band

Fri Nov 1 @ 9.00 pm - 11.30 pm
Old White Swan
80 Goodramgate
York, YO1 7LF United Kingdom
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The Perfect Shambles

Fri Nov 1 @ 9.00 pm
O’Neill’s York
10 Low Ousegate
York, YO1 9QU GB
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Ryan Martin

Fri Nov 1 @ 9.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Plonkers Winebar
5 Cumberland Street
York, YO1 9SW GB
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Skandals

Fri Nov 1 @ 9.15 pm - 11.15 pm
The Bootham Tavern
29 Bootham
York, YO30 7BW GB
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A Halloween Bloodbath!

Fri Nov 1 @ 11.00 pm - Sat Nov 2 @ 3.30 am
Fibbers: Live Music Venue
3-5 Toft Green
York, YO1 6JT
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Jorvik Radio: Official Launch Event

Sat Nov 2 @ 2.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Spark:York
17-21 Piccadilly
York, YO1 9PB
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GIVE IN, BreakoutProject, Rotting Monarchs & Undefined

Sat Nov 2 @ 7.00 pm
The Spread Eagle
98 Walmgate
York, YO1 9TL United Kingdom
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Cocktails with X-factors Holly Tandy!

Sat Nov 2 @ 7.00 pm - 10.00 pm
Best Western York Pavilion Hotel
45 Main Street
York, YO10 4PJ GB
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Deadbeat at Dawn vs Nutty Skunk

Sat Nov 2 @ 7.00 pm - 9.00 pm
Victoria Vaults Venue
47-49 Nunnery Lane
York, YO23 1AB GB
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Francis Lung

Sat Nov 2 @ 7.30 pm - 11.00 pm
The Fulford Arms
121 Fulford Road
York, YO10 4EX GB
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Tropica – Autumn Jump Up!

Sat Nov 2 @ 7.30 pm - Sun Nov 3 @ 12.30 am
The Crescent Community Venue
8 The Crescent
York, YO24 1AW GB
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Enkelit in York

Sat Nov 2 @ 7.30 pm - 9.30 pm
Unitarian Chapel, York
St Saviourgate
York, YO18 GB
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China Crisis

Sat Nov 2 @ 8.00 pm - 10.30 pm
Pocklington Arts Centre
Market Place
Pocklington, YO42 2AR GB
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The Dan Webster Band in Concert

Sat Nov 2 @ 8.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Terrington Village Hall
York, YO60 6PZ + Google Map

The Mothers

Sat Nov 2 @ 8.00 pm
The Mount At York
72 The Mount
York, YO24 1AR United Kingdom
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Mossie

Sat Nov 2 @ 9.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Old White Swan
80 Goodramgate
York, YO1 7LF United Kingdom
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Ryan Martin

Sat Nov 2 @ 9.00 pm - 11.00 pm
The Royal Oak
18 Goodramgate
York, YO1 7LG GB
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Rockyard

Sat Nov 2 @ 9.00 pm
Black Horse
29 Monkgate
York, YO31 7PB GB
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Cover 2 Cover

Sat Nov 2 @ 9.00 pm - 11.00 pm
The Edinburgh Arms
25 Fishergate
York, Yo10 4ae GB
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Sister Madly

Sat Nov 2 @ 9.00 pm - Sun Nov 3 @ 12.00 am
Acorn Rugby Club
Thanet Road
York, YO24 2NW GB
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Andy C

Sat Nov 2 @ 11.00 pm - Sun Nov 3 @ 4.45 am
Fibbers: Live Music Venue
3-5 Toft Green
York, YO1 6JT
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Bad Chapel with Luv*Jam

Sat Nov 2 @ 11.00 pm - Sun Nov 3 @ 3.00 am
The Fulford Arms
121 Fulford Road
York, YO10 4EX GB
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All Saints Sunday

Sun Nov 3 @ 9.00 am - 7.00 pm
St Lawrence Parish Church, York
Lawrence Street
York, YO10 3WP GB
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East Coast Rockers

Sun Nov 3 @ 4.00 pm - 7.00 pm
Acorn Rugby Club
Thanet Road
York, YO24 2NW GB
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Ezee Goin

Sun Nov 3 @ 5.00 pm - 8.00 pm
Inn On The Green
3 The Green
York, YO26 5LL GB
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Roundel

Sun Nov 3 @ 7.00 pm - 10.30 pm
The Bootham Tavern
29 Bootham
York, YO30 7BW GB
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Live music Sunday – David Brittle Returns

Sun Nov 3 @ 7.00 pm - 10.00 pm
The Bay Tree
The Bay Tree, Main Street, Stillington
York, YO61 1JU GB
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Holy Moly & The Crackers + Snakerattlers

Sun Nov 3 @ 7.30 pm
The Crescent Community Venue
8 The Crescent
York, YO24 1AW GB
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The Consequences

Sun Nov 3 @ 9.00 pm - 11.00 pm
The Roman Bath
9 St Sampson's Square
York, YO1 8RN United Kingdom
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Threetles

Sun Nov 3 @ 9.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Hole in the Wall
10 High Petergate
York, YO1 7EH GB
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Dog Fashion Show

Keep up the spooky spirit at Spark this Sunday with their Dog Fashion Show! The theme: spooky fancy dress. Watch your dog style it out on the catwalk (dogwalk) with the chance to win prizes for best in show.
Sun Nov 3
12.00 pm-3.00 pm
Spark:York
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Autumn Half Term at The Yorkshire Air Museum

Fri Oct 18 @ 10.00 am - Sun Nov 3 @ 5.00 pm
Yorkshire Air Museum
Elvington
York, YO41 4AU United Kingdom
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October Half Term Fun

Sat Oct 26 - Sun Nov 3
Eden Camp
Edenhouse Road
Malton, YO17 6RT United Kingdom
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Spooky High Jinks this Autumn Half Term

Sat Oct 26 - Sun Nov 3
Waterstones
15 Coney Street
York, YO1 9QL United Kingdom
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October half term at Beningbrough

Sat Oct 26 - Sun Nov 3
Beningbrough Hall, Gardens and Gallery
Beningbrough
York, North YO30 1DD United Kingdom
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Alien Bugs & Half Term Trails

Sat Oct 26 @ 10.00 am - Sun Nov 3 @ 4.00 pm
The Yorkshire Arboretum
Castle Howard
York, YO60 7BY United Kingdom
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Forces: Future Engineers

Sat Oct 26 @ 10.00 am - Sun Nov 3 @ 4.00 pm
National Railway Museum
Leeman Road
York, YO26 4XJ United Kingdom
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October Half Term: Big Draw Family Activities

Sat Oct 26 @ 10.00 am - Sun Nov 3 @ 3.00 pm
York Castle Museum
Eye of York
York, YO1 9RY United Kingdom
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A Halloween Spooktacular

Sat Oct 26 @ 10.30 am - Sun Nov 3 @ 5.00 pm
Nunnington Hall
Nunnington
York, YO62 5UY United Kingdom
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Disney’s Aladdin Jnr

Wed Oct 30 @ 7.30 pm - Sat Nov 2 @ 7.30 pm
Joseph Rowntree Theatre
Haxby Road
York, YO31 8TA United Kingdom
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What A Wonderful World!

Fri Nov 1 @ 11.30 am - 2.30 pm
York Theatre Royal
York Theatre Royal, St Leonard's Place
York, YO1 7HD
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Pop Up York presents: LION KING (2019) PG

Sat Nov 2 @ 1.00 pm - 4.30 pm
Stockton on the Forest Village Hall
Sandy Lane, Stockton on the Forest
York, North Yorkshire YO32 9UQ United Kingdom
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Jorvik Radio: Official Launch Event

Sat Nov 2 @ 2.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Spark:York
17-21 Piccadilly
York, YO1 9PB
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Lantern Parade Freestyle Fun

Sat Nov 2 @ 3.00 pm - 6.30 pm
Tang Hall Community Centre
Fifth Ave
York, YO31 0UG GB
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Langlands Bonfire Night Celebrations 2019

Sat Nov 2 @ 4.30 pm - 8.00 pm
Langlands Garden Centre
Langlands Nurseries Ltd, York Road, Shiptonthorpe
York, YO43 3PN GB
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Pop Up York Presents: FORREST GUMP

Sat Nov 2 @ 6.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Stockton on the Forest Village Hall
Sandy Lane, Stockton on the Forest
York, North Yorkshire YO32 9UQ United Kingdom
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Drag Queens vs Zombies

Drag Queens vs Zombies

As part of the TakeOver Festival, Haus of Dench present a brand new deliciously dark and hilariously horror-filled cabaret show! Filled to the brim with camp horror, lip-synching, glitter and gore, don’t sashay away from this one.
Sat Nov 2
9.30 pm
York Theatre Royal
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TakeOver Festival

Mon Oct 28 @ 9.00 am - Sat Nov 2 @ 10.00 pm
York Theatre Royal
York Theatre Royal, St Leonard's Place
York, YO1 7HD
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Blood Brothers

Mon Oct 28 @ 7.30 pm - Sat Nov 2 @ 7.30 pm
Grand Opera House
Cumberland Street
York, YO1 9SW United Kingdom
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Antony and Cleopatra

Tue Oct 29 @ 7.30 pm - Sat Nov 2 @ 7.30 pm
John Cooper Studio @ 41 Monkgate
41 Monkgate
York, YO31 7PB United Kingdom
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Disney’s Aladdin Jnr

Wed Oct 30 @ 7.30 pm - Sat Nov 2 @ 7.30 pm
Joseph Rowntree Theatre
Haxby Road
York, YO31 8TA United Kingdom
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What A Wonderful World!

Fri Nov 1 @ 11.30 am - 2.30 pm
York Theatre Royal
York Theatre Royal, St Leonard's Place
York, YO1 7HD
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Murder and Mystery at York Mansion House

Fri Nov 1 @ 6.30 pm - 9.00 pm
York Mansion House
Saint Helen’s Square
York, YO1 9QL GB
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Njambi McGrath: Accidental Coconut

Fri Nov 1 @ 7.15 pm
York Theatre Royal
York Theatre Royal, St Leonard's Place
York, YO1 7HD
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Romesh Ranganathan

Fri Nov 1 @ 8.00 pm - Sat Nov 2 @ 8.00 pm
York Barbican
Paragon St
York, YO10 4NT
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Jen Brister: Under Privilege

Fri Nov 1 @ 9.00 pm
York Theatre Royal
York Theatre Royal, St Leonard's Place
York, YO1 7HD
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New Voices – TakeOver Festival

Sat Nov 2 @ 1.00 pm - 5.00 pm
York Theatre Royal
York Theatre Royal, St Leonard's Place
York, YO1 7HD
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Jessica Fostekew: Hench

Sat Nov 2 @ 7.30 pm
York Theatre Royal
York Theatre Royal, St Leonard's Place
York, YO1 7HD
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Pop Up York presents: LION KING (2019) PG

Pop Up York is bringing their huge HD cinema to Stockton on the Forest this Saturday. Catch this recent remake of the Disney classic on the big screen, a great way to finish off the half term. Doors open at 1 with time to do crafts and colouring with your little ones before the film starts at 2.
Sat Nov 2
1.00 pm-4.30 pm
Stockton on the Forest Village Hall
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The Great White Silence

Fri Nov 1 @ 7.30 pm - 9.30 pm
Rymer Auditorium
University of York, Heslington
York, YO10 5DD United Kingdom
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Pop Up York Presents: FORREST GUMP

Sat Nov 2 @ 6.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Stockton on the Forest Village Hall
Sandy Lane, Stockton on the Forest
York, North Yorkshire YO32 9UQ United Kingdom
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