Lots to do this weekend! Say goodbye to Shakespeare, journey through Victorian London with Hetty Feather, relive your favourite soul anthems and have a go at all sorts of bikes and trikes.

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

Hetty Feather

Hetty Feather

York Theatre Royal Youth Theatre presents Hetty Feather, from the best-selling author Jacqueline Wilson. Join Hetty and her friends on her escape from the Foundling Hospital, adventures with Tanglefield’s Travelling Circus and braving the streets of Victorian London.
Fri Aug 30-Sun Sep 1
York Theatre Royal
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The Tempest – Shakespeare’s Rose Theatre

Wed Jun 26 - Sun Sep 1
Shakespeare’s Rose Theatre
Tower Street
York, YO1 9WD United Kingdom
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Twelfth Night – Shakespeare’s Rose Theatre

Thu Jun 27 - Sun Sep 1
Shakespeare’s Rose Theatre
Tower Street
York, YO1 9WD United Kingdom
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Henry V – Shakespeare’s Rose Theatre

Fri Jun 28 - Sun Sep 1
Shakespeare’s Rose Theatre
Tower Street
York, YO1 9WD United Kingdom
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Rock of Ages – Stage Experience

Thu Aug 29 @ 7.30 pm - Sat Aug 31 @ 7.30 pm
John Cooper Studio @ 41 Monkgate
41 Monkgate
York, YO31 7PB United Kingdom
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Soul Legends

Fri Aug 30 @ 7.30 pm
Grand Opera House
Cumberland Street
York, YO1 9SW United Kingdom
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What’s Love Got To Do With It? A Tribute To Tina Turner

Sat Aug 31 @ 7.30 pm
Grand Opera House
Cumberland Street
York, YO1 9SW United Kingdom
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The Land of Nod Comedy Sketch Show

Sun Sep 1 @ 7.30 pm
John Cooper Studio @ 41 Monkgate
41 Monkgate
York, YO31 7PB United Kingdom
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Festival of Cycling

Head down to Rowntree Park this Sunday for a fun, free family day out at the Festival of Cycling! Have a go on bikes of all different shapes and sizes, witness a spectacular stunt display, learn how you can borrow a bike free of charge and more.
Sun Sep 1
10.00 am-4.00 pm
Rowntree Park
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Children Curate

Fri Apr 12 @ 10.00 am - Sat Aug 31 @ 5.00 pm
York Art Gallery
Exhibition Square
York, YO1 7EW United States
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Mr Hudson’s Summer Holiday at The Mansion House

Wed Jul 17 @ 10.30 am - Sun Sep 1 @ 4.30 pm
York Mansion House
Saint Helen’s Square
York, YO1 9QL GB
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Summer at the National Railway Museum

Sat Jul 20 - Sun Sep 1
National Railway Museum
Leeman Road
York, YO26 4XJ United Kingdom
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Summer Family Fun

Sat Jul 20 - Sun Sep 1
Eden Camp
Edenhouse Road
Malton, YO17 6RT United Kingdom
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Summer Fun at Piglets Adventure Farm

Sat Jul 20 - Sun Sep 1
Piglets Adventure Farm
Towthorpe Grange, Towthorpe Moor Lane
York, YO32 9ST United Kingdom
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Summer Holidays – Witches and Wizards

Sat Jul 20 @ 10.00 am - Sun Sep 1 @ 5.30 pm
Mother Shipton
Prophecy Lodge, Harrogate Road, High Bridge
Knaresborough, HG5 8DD United Kingdom
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Arty Farty activity days at Spark York

Sat Jul 20 @ 10.30 am - Fri Aug 30 @ 5.00 pm
Spark:York
17-21 Piccadilly
York, YO1 9PB
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Get Hands On With History – Myths and Legends

Sat Jul 20 @ 11.00 am - Sun Sep 1 @ 5.00 pm
Whitby Abbey
Abbey Lane
Whitby, YO22 4JT United Kingdom
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Splashtastic Summer at the Web Adventure Park

Sat Jul 20 @ 11.00 am - Sun Sep 1 @ 5.00 pm
The Web Adventure Park
Cliftongate Business Park, Wigginton Road
York, YO32 2RH United Kingdom
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Splashtastic Summer at the Web Adventure Park

Tue Jul 23 - Sun Sep 1
The Web Adventure Park
Cliftongate Business Park, Wigginton Road
York, YO32 2RH United Kingdom
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The Fifty Six Million Year Summer

Tue Jul 23 @ 11.00 am - Sun Sep 1 @ 4.00 pm
The Yorkshire Museum
Museum Gardens
York, YO1 7FR GB
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Summer in Dean’s Park: Look Up!

Sat Jul 27 @ 9.00 am - Sun Sep 1 @ 4.30 pm
Dean’s Park
Deangate
York, YO1 United Kingdom
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Artrageous!

Fri Aug 2 @ 12.00 pm - Fri Aug 30 @ 3.00 pm
Beningbrough Hall, Gardens and Gallery
Beningbrough
York, North YO30 1DD United Kingdom
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Little Diggers Summer Fun

Sun Aug 4 - Sun Sep 1
DIG
St Saviour's Church, St Saviourgate
York, YO1 8NN United Kingdom
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Stoneyard Open Day

Fri Aug 30 @ 9.00 am - 3.00 pm
York Minster Stoneyard
Deangate
York, YO1 7HH United Kingdom
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Summer Fun BBQ

Sat Aug 31 @ 12.00 pm - 2.00 pm
Oaken Grove Community Centre
Reid Park
York, YO32 3QW GB
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Summertime Beach Party

Sat Aug 31 @ 4.00 pm - 8.00 pm
Wigginton Squash and Social Club
Mill Lane, Wigginton
York, YO32 2PY GB
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Allied Air Forces Memorial Day

Sun Sep 1 @ 10.00 am - 5.00 pm
Yorkshire Air Museum
Elvington
York, YO41 4AU United Kingdom
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Soul Legends

Soul Legends

‘Jump aboard the soul train’ with Soul Legends as they bring to life the hits of Aretha Franklin, James Brown, Tina Turner, Barry White, Earth Wind & Fire and more! Prepare to put on your dancing shoes for a night of non-stop hits.
Fri Aug 30
7.30 pm
Grand Opera House
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Segregates plus Loz Campbell and Carnival Rejects

Fri Aug 30 @ 6.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Victoria Vaults Venue
47-49 Nunnery Lane
York, YO23 1AB GB
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Steph Baker

Fri Aug 30 @ 7.00 pm - 9.00 pm
Kennedy’s Bar and Restaurant
1 Little Stonegate
York, YO1 8AX GB
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Mashed – August edition

Fri Aug 30 @ 8.00 pm - Sat Aug 31 @ 12.30 am
The Crescent Community Venue
8 The Crescent
York, YO24 1AW GB
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The Wild Huntsmen Farewell Gig Ft Jimbo

Fri Aug 30 @ 8.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Lendal Cellars
26 Lendal
York, YO1 8AA GB
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David Ward Maclean

Fri Aug 30 @ 9.00 pm - Sat Aug 31 @ 12.00 am
The Habit
40 Goodramgate
York, YO1 7LF GB
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Friday Street

Fri Aug 30 @ 9.00 pm - Sat Aug 31 @ 12.00 am
The Roman Bath
9 St Sampson's Square
York, YO1 8RN United Kingdom
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Hoersfest 3 – Difficult Third Hoersfest

Sat Aug 31 @ 2.00 pm - 11.00 pm
The Fulford Arms
121 Fulford Road
York, YO10 4EX GB
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The Ramonas + Fat Spatula

Sat Aug 31 @ 5.30 pm - 11.30 pm
Victoria Vaults Venue
47-49 Nunnery Lane
York, YO23 1AB GB
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Inna De Yard + DJ Yenz in the Riverside Bar

Sat Aug 31 @ 6.30 pm - 11.59 pm
City Screen
13 - 17 Coney Street
York, YO1 9QL GB
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What’s Love Got To Do With It? A Tribute To Tina Turner

Sat Aug 31 @ 7.30 pm
Grand Opera House
Cumberland Street
York, YO1 9SW United Kingdom
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Auger

Sat Aug 31 @ 7.30 pm - 11.00 pm
The Crescent Community Venue
8 The Crescent
York, YO24 1AW GB
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Yazzie & The Rolls

Sat Aug 31 @ 8.30 pm - 11.30 pm
Black Horse
29 Monkgate
York, YO31 7PB GB
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Tebble Tebble

Sat Aug 31 @ 8.30 pm - 11.00 pm
The Watergate Inn
24 Walmgate
York, YO1 9TJ United Kingdom
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Slackhabits

Sat Aug 31 @ 9.00 pm
Cross Keys
32 Tadcaster Road
York, YO24 1LQ GB
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Lee Stone

Sat Aug 31 @ 9.00 pm - Sun Sep 1 @ 12.00 am
Acorn Rugby Club
Thanet Road
York, YO24 2NW GB
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Jeepster

Sat Aug 31 @ 9.00 pm - 11.00 pm
The Edinburgh Arms
25 Fishergate
York, Yo10 4ae GB
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Sonic Bath Monkeys

Sat Aug 31 @ 9.00 pm - 11.30 pm
The Roman Bath
9 St Sampson's Square
York, YO1 8RN United Kingdom
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Owen Martin

Sat Aug 31 @ 9.00 pm - 11.00 pm
The Royal Oak
18 Goodramgate
York, YO1 7LG GB
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The Consequences

Sat Aug 31 @ 9.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Bay Horse, Stamford Bridge, York
6 Main St
York, YO41 1AB GB
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Music in the Park – Sax Forte

Sun Sep 1 @ 12.30 pm - 2.00 pm
Friends of Rowntree Park
Rowntree Park
York, yo23 1jq GB
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Music in the Park – Tim Pheby

Sun Sep 1 @ 2.00 pm - 3.00 pm
Rowntree Park
Terry Avenue
York, YO23 1JQ United Kingdom
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Pure Magic Queen Tribute

Sun Sep 1 @ 4.00 pm - 8.00 pm
Acorn Rugby Club
Thanet Road
York, YO24 2NW GB
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Citizen Smith

Sun Sep 1 @ 4.50 pm - 7.50 pm
Victoria Vaults Venue
47-49 Nunnery Lane
York, YO23 1AB GB
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York Turnpike Trust

Sun Sep 1 @ 5.00 pm - 8.00 pm
Inn On The Green
3 The Green
York, YO26 5LL GB
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Live Music Sunday – David Brittle

Sun Sep 1 @ 7.00 pm - 10.00 pm
The Bay Tree
The Bay Tree, Main Street, Stillington
York, YO61 1JU GB
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Bang bang bang

Sun Sep 1 @ 7.30 pm - 10.30 pm
The Bootham Tavern
29 Bootham
York, YO30 7BW GB
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Turpin Challenge

Fancy a challenge? Look no further. This weekend take part in a 6 hour running challenge at the Knavesmire. Whether you run 1 lap, 3 laps, or even a whole marathon all runners will recieve a medal and a goody bag.
Sun Sep 1
10.30 am-4.30 pm
York Knavesmire
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Paws For a Cause

Join St. Leonard’s Hospice for their annual sponsored dog walk! Choose between a 4 mile route or a gentler 1 mile route. For taking part you’ll receieve a certificate, doggy bag and bandana.
Sun Sep 1
9.00 am-3.00 pm
The Ron Cooke Hub
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Shakespeare’s Rose Theatre – Last chance to see!

A summer of Shakespeare sadly comes to an end for another year. This weekend is your last chance to catch Hamlet, The Tempest, Twelth Night and Henry V at this wonderful Elizabethan theatre.
Tue Jun 25-Sun 1 Sep
Various Times
Shakespeare’s Rose Theatre
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