Things to do in York this weekend, 26-28 July 2019

Lots to do in York this weekend; set sail to Wildcat island, join a comedy quiz, rock out to musical royalty and go vintage.

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

Pop royalty Tears For Fears are headlining the Music Showcase Weekend this Friday. Enjoy the racing between 6pm-8:30pm and then sit back and relax for some great tunes. James Arthur is set to headline on Saturday.

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An extra show added due to popular demand! Making his Comedy Fringe debut this summer, Alan Leach from Britpop band ‘Shed Seven’ is hosting his unique quiz. Come and join in to be quizzed all about his three favourite things.

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Swallows and Amazons

Swallows and Amazons

The adaptation of this “much-loved children’s classic” is opening at York Theatre Royal this weekend. Join John, Susan, Titty, Roger and more on their adventure full of “catchy songs and sword-buckling action” that’s fun for all the family.

No performances on Sundays or MondaysNo performances on Sundays or Mondays

Fri Jul 26-Sat Aug 24
7.00 pm-7.00 pm
York Theatre Royal
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Journey back in time this weekend to an era before colour television and jet engines at the Yorkshire Air Museum. There’s lots to enjoy like classic motorcycles and aircraft, and a Battle of Britain Flight Hurricane flypast.

Untold Stories: Bringing Together Oral Histories Of Britain’s Railways

Sat Jul 27 @ 9.30 am - 5.30 pm
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One event on Sat, November 16 at 9.30 am

National Railway Museum
Leeman Road
York, YO26 4XJ United Kingdom
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York Rescue Boat are holding their first Family Fun Day this weekend! Come on down for lots of yummy food, fun activities, local crafts and business stalls and local emergency services.

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Enjoy this cult family classic on Spark’s big screen. This adventure comedy film is one not to be missed.

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