What’s On in York this weekend

The Home of Halloween

Halloween in York 2019
Thu Oct 3 - Sun Nov 3
York Dungeon
12 Clifford Street
York, YO1 9RD United Kingdom
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Dare to join us in best place to get all the scares, laughs and excitement throughout the whole of O...

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Hallowscream

Hallowscream
Fri Oct 11 @ 6.30 pm - Sat Nov 2 @ 9.00 pm
York Maze
York Maze, Elvington Lane
York, YO19 5LT United Kingdom
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Hallowscream at York Maze is a terrifyingly entertaining night of fear and fun

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National Chocolate Week

Wed Oct 16 @ 10.30 am - Sun Oct 20 @ 5.00 pm
Goddards
27 Tadcaster Road
York, YO24 1GG United Kingdom
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Join in the chocolate fueled celebrations at the former home of one of York’s chocolate famili...

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Mad Alice

Wed Oct 16 @ 7.30 pm - Sat Oct 19 @ 9.30 pm
John Cooper Studio @ 41 Monkgate
41 Monkgate
York, YO31 7PB United Kingdom
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Little is really known of this infamous character from 1825 whose ghost is said to haunt Lund’s Co...

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CollabFest2019

Thu Oct 17 @ 12.00 pm - Sun Oct 20 @ 11.59 pm
BrewDog York
130-134 Micklegate
York, YO1 6JX GB
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Every year we celebrate and support Craft Brewers from all over the world in our annual celebration ...

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Forest School in Rowntree Park

Fri Oct 18 @ 10.00 am - 12.00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10.00 am on Friday, repeating until Fri, October 25

Rowntree Park
Terry Avenue
York, YO23 1JQ United Kingdom
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Exciting news for your little nature ninjas! Forest School is coming to Rowntree Park in September. ...

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Paint a Booble for Breast Cancer

Fri Oct 18 @ 10.00 am - 5.30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10.00 am, repeating until Thu, October 31

Rainbows Ceramics Painting Studio
15-17 Bootham
York, YO30 7BW GB
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Rainbows are teaming up with York Breast Friends in October for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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York YouthStrike4Climate

Fri Oct 18 @ 12.30 pm - 3.00 pm
St. Helen’s Square, York
York, YO1 8 GB + Google Map

Join us fight the climate crisis

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Tea Dance

Fri Oct 18 @ 2.00 pm - 4.00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2.00 pm on Friday, repeating until Fri, July 31

New Earswick Folk Hall
Haxby Road
York, YO32 4AQ United Kingdom
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Come along for two hours of dance to some of your favourite tunes. Enjoy the music, learn some dance...

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One For The Road Festival 2019

Fri Oct 18 @ 6.00 pm - Sat Oct 19 @ 11.00 pm
The Fulford Arms
121 Fulford Road
York, YO10 4EX GB
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After the success of last year’s sold out One For The Road Festival, we’re delighted to ...

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12 Years a Slave at the Folk Hall – Black History Month Special

Fri Oct 18 @ 6.30 pm - 10.00 pm
New Earswick Folk Hall
Hawthorne Terrace
York, YO32 4AQ GB
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A free screening of this incredible and hard hitting true story to coincide with Black History month...

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Transmission – The Sound Of Joy Division + The Distractions

Fri Oct 18 @ 7.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Victoria Vaults Venue
47-49 Nunnery Lane
York, YO23 1AB GB
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Devoted to recreating the atmosphere of a live Joy Division gig, Transmission emulate the sound of o...

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The Two Shot Podcast: Live

The Two Shot Podcast: Live
Fri Oct 18 @ 7.00 pm
De Grey Rooms
St Leonard's Place
York, YO1 7HD
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The Two Shot Podcast is podcast about people’s stories. Hilarious, heart-breaking, hard-hitting an...

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The Magic of Motown

The Magic of Motown
Fri Oct 18 @ 7.30 pm
Grand Opera House
Cumberland Street
York, YO1 9SW United Kingdom
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Music fans are invited to the biggest party of the year as the unstoppable Magic of Motown show stea...

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An Audience With Simon Reeve

An Audience With Simon Reeve
Fri Oct 18 @ 7.30 pm - 10.30 pm
York Barbican
Paragon St
York, YO10 4NT
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The show features the world-famous BBC presented and adventurer recount tales from over 15 years of ...

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Glenn Moore

Glenn Moore
Fri Oct 18 @ 7.30 pm
The Basement
Picturehouses City Screen, 13-17 Coney St
York, YO1 9QL United Kingdom
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Glenn Moore (star of Mock The Week, The Stand Up Sketch Show and Absolute Radio), presents his first...

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Phoenix Dance Theatre: The Rite Of Spring & Left Unseen

Phoenix Dance Theatre: The Rite Of Spring & Left Unseen
Fri Oct 18 @ 7.30 pm - Sat Oct 19 @ 7.30 pm
York Theatre Royal
York Theatre Royal, St Leonard's Place
York, YO1 7HD
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Following the success of Windrush: Movement of the People, Phoenix Dance Theatre return to York with...

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Violet Contours with Serotones, The Feens and Joh Hendrickx

Fri Oct 18 @ 7.30 pm
The Crescent Community Venue
8 The Crescent
York, YO24 1AW GB
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Live music at The Crescent

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Generation

Fri Oct 18 @ 7.30 pm - 9.30 pm
The Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall
University of York
York, YO10 5DD GB
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Three women: a Boomer, a Millennial and the one in the middle. What do they have to teach each other...

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Revelations

Revelations
Fri Oct 18 @ 7.45 pm
York Theatre Royal
York Theatre Royal, St Leonard's Place
York, YO1 7HD
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A while ago, James’ best friends told him they wanted his sperm – to start a family. This is the

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The Mixtapes

Fri Oct 18 @ 8.00 pm - Sat Oct 19 @ 12.00 am
The Bootham Tavern
29 Bootham
York, YO30 7BW GB
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Live music at The Bootham Tavern

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Charity Supper Club

Fri Oct 18 @ 8.00 pm
The Pig And Pastry
35 Bishopthorpe Road
York, YO23 1NA United Kingdom
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I am cooking with two incredibly talented ladies who have benefitted from the help offered by Refuge...

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Lifecycle of Stars

Fri Oct 18 @ 8.00 pm - 9.30 pm
Priory Street Community Centre
15 Priory Street
York, YO1 6ET United Kingdom
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A talk presented by Kate Wilkinson at Priory Street Community Centre

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The Nook Open Mic

Fri Oct 18 @ 8.30 pm - 11.00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8.30 pm on Friday, repeating until Fri, January 3

The Nook
3a Castlegate
York, North Yorkshire YO1 9RN United Kingdom
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Roll on up folks for another year of open mics!

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The Northern Riots

Fri Oct 18 @ 8.30 pm - 11.30 pm
The Stone Roses Bar
4 King Street
York, YO1 9SP United Kingdom
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Live music at The Stone Roses

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Josh Murray and Will Evans

Fri Oct 18 @ 9.00 pm - 11.00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9.00 pm on Friday, repeating until Fri, October 25

The Golden Fleece
16 Pavement
York, YO1 9UP GB
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Live music at The Golden Fleece

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The 5:15’s

Fri Oct 18 @ 9.00 pm
Severus Social Club
11 Milner Street, Acomb
York, YO24 4NJ GB
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Live music at The Severus Social Club

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Vintage

Fri Oct 18 @ 9.00 pm - Sat Oct 19 @ 11.30 pm
The Roman Bath
9 St Sampson's Square
York, YO1 8RN United Kingdom
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Live music at The Roman Bath

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White Starrs

Fri Oct 18 @ 9.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Lendal Cellars
26 Lendal
York, YO1 8AA GB
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Live music at Lendal Cellars

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Travelin Band

Fri Oct 18 @ 9.00 pm - 11.30 pm
The White Horse
6 Bootham
York, YO30 7BL United Kingdom
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Live music at The White Horse

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BlackBox Presents: Deep in Disco

Fri Oct 18 @ 11.00 pm - Sat Oct 19 @ 4.00 am
Fibbers: Live Music Venue
3-5 Toft Green
York, YO1 6JT
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To start the year with a bang we bring our infamous "Deep in Disco" series back to York for a reside...

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Charity Cabaret Night

Sat Oct 19 @ 8.00 am - Sun Oct 20 @ 1.00 am
The Carlton Tavern
140 Acomb Road
York, YO24 4HA
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Come join us for a night of cabaret and live music

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Photography Workshop

Photography Workshop
Sat Oct 19 @ 8.45 am - 11.45 am
The Yorkshire Arboretum
Castle Howard
York, YO60 7BY United Kingdom
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A half-day workshop taking photographs and receiving advice and support from a qualified teacher fro...

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Paint a Booble for Breast Cancer

Sat Oct 19 @ 10.00 am - 5.30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10.00 am, repeating until Thu, October 31

Rainbows Ceramics Painting Studio
15-17 Bootham
York, YO30 7BW GB
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Rainbows are teaming up with York Breast Friends in October for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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Vintage Clothing Sale Weekend!

Sat Oct 19 @ 10.00 am - Sun Oct 20 @ 4.00 pm
Spark:York
17-21 Piccadilly
York, YO1 9PB
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Spark York Vintage Clothing Sale Weekend! All items priced under £15 each from Sheepskin Coats to B...

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Harry Potter Weekend

Sat Oct 19 @ 10.30 am - 4.30 pm
York Bird Of Prey Centre
Tollerton Rd
Huby, YO61 1JB GB
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Harry Potter themed weekend with LOADS of activities for the whole family including:= *Meet Our Char...

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Under The Knife film screening + Q&A

Sat Oct 19 @ 11.00 am - 1.00 pm
City Screen
13 - 17 Coney Street
York, YO1 9QL GB
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Join us at one of 50 FREE screenings taking place in the run to Brexit

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Trick or Treat Trek

Trick or Treat Trek
Sat Oct 19 @ 1.00 pm - Thu Oct 31 @ 6.30 pm
York’s Chocolate Story
King's Square
York, YO1 7LD GB
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Join us on our Trick or Treat Trek where you will encounter Count Fectionery and Miss Terry

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The Little Mermaid

The Little Mermaid
Sat Oct 19 @ 2.00 pm - 7.00 pm
Joseph Rowntree Theatre
Haxby Road
York, YO31 8TA United Kingdom
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A Sea King lived in a coral Palace at the bottom of the sea with his mermaid daughters, who were all...

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Alex and Eliza

Alex and Eliza
Sat Oct 19 @ 2.00 pm - 7.45 pm
York Theatre Royal
York Theatre Royal, St Leonard's Place
York, YO1 7HD
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Alex and Eliza tells the story of a young couple in love, fleeing their country and their lives for ...

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Strummercamp

Sat Oct 19 @ 3.00 pm - Sun Oct 20 @ 2.00 am
Victoria Vaults Venue
47-49 Nunnery Lane
York, YO23 1AB GB
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Los Amigos proudly present the return of Strummercamp to York for another fundraising event. Strumme...

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York Haunted House

Sat Oct 19 @ 5.30 pm - Thu Oct 31 @ 8.00 pm
York Mansion House
Saint Helen’s Square
York, YO1 9QL GB
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The stairs creak, and shadows flicker in the candlelight, as the wind howls and rattles the windows:...

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Explore the universe – talk plus stargazing

Sat Oct 19 @ 7.00 pm - 10.00 pm
Beetle Bank Farm & Wildlife Sanctuary
Beetle Bank Farm, Moor Lane
York, YO19 5XD GB
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Join us for an amazing journey into deep space for a look at galaxies, star clusters, stellar remnan...

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Joshua Burnell & Frances Sladen

Sat Oct 19 @ 7.00 pm - 10.00 pm
Busk
114 Fishergate
York, YO10 4 GB
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Join Joshua & Frances for a rare and intimate show in which they will share anecdotes from their rec...

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Richard Herring: RHLSTP

Richard Herring: RHLSTP
Sat Oct 19 @ 7.30 pm
Grand Opera House
Cumberland Street
York, YO1 9SW United Kingdom
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Richard Herring’s interview podcast is usually recorded in London’s glittering West End at the L...

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Salzburg Mozart Gala

Salzburg Mozart Gala
Sat Oct 19 @ 7.30 pm
York Barbican
Paragon St
York, YO10 4NT
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With its selected choice of masterpieces that have long since become unmistakable earworms, the Salz...

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Dennis Rollins’ Funky Funk!

Dennis Rollins’ Funky Funk!
Sat Oct 19 @ 7.30 pm
The Crescent Community Venue
8 The Crescent
York, YO24 1AW GB
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Following 8 years working with Maceo Parker, funky’bone maestro Dennis Rollins debuts his all-new ...

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The Cover Ups

Sat Oct 19 @ 7.30 pm - 11.30 pm
The Spread Eagle
98 Walmgate
York, YO1 9TL United Kingdom
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fantastic cover band playing all your favourites so you can dance the night away

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The Arc Project

Sat Oct 19 @ 7.30 pm
Unitarian Chapel, York
St Saviourgate
York, YO18 GB
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The Arc Project is a collaborative music initiative with the purpose of encouraging the creation of ...

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The Perfect Shambles

Sat Oct 19 @ 8.00 pm
O’Neill’s York
10 Low Ousegate
York, YO1 9QU GB
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Live music at O'Neill's

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The Cover Culprits

Sat Oct 19 @ 8.00 pm - 10.00 pm
The Green Tree
Beckfield Lane
York, YO26 5PJ GB
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Live music at The Green Tree

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York Irish Music Night

Sat Oct 19 @ 8.00 pm - 11.00 pm
the micklegate SOCIAL
148 Micklegate
York, YO1 6JX
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Live music at the micklegate SOCIAL

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The Threetles

Sat Oct 19 @ 9.00 pm - 11.00 pm
The Edinburgh Arms
25 Fishergate
York, Yo10 4ae GB
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Three guitars, three voices & one fab celebration of The Beatles music.

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The Diamonds

Sat Oct 19 @ 9.00 pm - Sun Oct 20 @ 12.00 am
Acorn Rugby Club
Thanet Road
York, YO24 2NW GB
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Live music at Acorn Rugby Club

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Twisted Circus

Sat Oct 19 @ 9.00 pm - Sun Oct 20 @ 3.30 am
Kuda Bar & Club
12 Clifford Street
York, YO1 9RD United Kingdom
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Our Saturday has been taken over by the TWISTED CIRCUS!

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Dave Smith and Tom Cocks

Sat Oct 19 @ 9.30 pm
The Snickleway Inn
47 Goodramgate
York, Y01 7LS
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Live Acoustic Blues

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Ian Ossia

Sat Oct 19 @ 10.00 pm - Sun Oct 20 @ 6.00 am
Sotano
1 Little Stonegate
York, YO1 8AX GB
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Founder of Downtown Disco and Renaissance resident Ian Ossia brings his own funkin' stylings to the ...

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Ryedale Garden Photography Workshop

Ryedale Garden Photography Workshop
Sun Oct 20 @ 8.45 am - 11.45 am
Castle Howard
Coneysthorpe
York, YO60 7DA United Kingdom
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Spend time exploring the gardens and learning more about photography. These small informal sessions ...

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Yorkshire Marathon in support of St Leonard’s

Sun Oct 20 @ 9.30 am
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Join team St Leonard’s by taking one of our guaranteed places in this year’s Yorkshire M...

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Paint a Booble for Breast Cancer

Sun Oct 20 @ 10.00 am - 5.30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10.00 am, repeating until Thu, October 31

Rainbows Ceramics Painting Studio
15-17 Bootham
York, YO30 7BW GB
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Rainbows are teaming up with York Breast Friends in October for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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Films for Black History Month

Sun Oct 20 @ 12.00 pm
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One event on Sun, October 20 at 12.00 pm

One event on Tue, October 22 at 6.00 pm

One event on Sun, October 27 at 12.00 pm

City Screen
13 - 17 Coney Street
York, YO1 9QL GB
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October marks Black History Month in the UK, and from Sunday the 13th, Picturehouse will celebrate t...

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HalloQween Drag Brunch

Sun Oct 20 @ 1.00 pm - 3.30 pm
Revolution York
Coney St
York, YO1 9NA GB
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Join us for our Halloween Themed Drag Bottomless Brunch

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Pop Up Culturama

Sun Oct 20 @ 2.00 pm - 6.00 pm
Spark:York
17-21 Piccadilly
York, YO1 9PB
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We're taking a trip to the Caribbean as the Pop Up Culturama comes to Spark

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Sunday Music Quiz

Sun Oct 20 @ 4.00 pm - 6.00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4.00 pm on Sunday, repeating until Sun, December 29

The Press Kitchen
59-63 Walmgate
York, YO1 9TY United Kingdom
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Every Sunday we host our smartphone music quiz. Join us each week from 4pm. Teams up to 6. Prizes fo...

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Queen Elizabeth I – Her Music by the Lachrimae Consort

Sun Oct 20 @ 4.00 pm - 5.30 pm
Holy Trinity Church, Goodramgate
70 Goodramgate
York, YO1 7LF United Kingdom
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The Lachrimae Consort is a group of six early music specialists playing music for a unique combinati...

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Tandem

Sun Oct 20 @ 5.00 pm - 7.00 pm
Kennedy’s Bar and Restaurant
1 Little Stonegate
York, YO1 8AX GB
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Live music at Kennedy's Bar and Restaurant

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Sledge Against The Machine

Sun Oct 20 @ 5.00 pm - 8.00 pm
Inn On The Green
3 The Green
York, YO26 5LL GB
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Live music at Inn on the Green

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Tandem

Sun Oct 20 @ 5.00 pm - 7.00 pm
Kennedy’s Bar and Restaurant
1 Little Stonegate
York, YO1 8AX GB
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Live music at Kennedy's Bar and Restaurant

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Snatch the band!

Sun Oct 20 @ 6.00 pm - 9.00 pm
The Bootham Tavern
29 Bootham
York, YO30 7BW GB
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Live music at The Bootham Tavern

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Live Music Sunday with Paul Lewis

Sun Oct 20 @ 6.30 pm - 8.30 pm
Pairings Wine Bar
28 Castlegate
York, YO1 9RP GB
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Live music at Pairings Wine Bar

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Jennifer Rees’ ‘The Psychology Of Serial Killers’

Jennifer Rees’ ‘The Psychology Of Serial Killers’
Sun Oct 20 @ 7.00 pm
The Crescent Community Venue
8 The Crescent
York, YO24 1AW GB
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Join expert Jennifer Rees to explore one of Forensic Psychology’s most troubling topics!

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Heartsink with Next Year, Crosslight, Shark Bait

Sun Oct 20 @ 7.00 pm - 11.00 pm
The Fulford Arms
121 Fulford Road
York, YO10 4EX GB
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Live music at The Fulford Arms

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Some Guys Have All the Luck – The Rod Stewart Story

Some Guys Have All the Luck – The Rod Stewart Story
Sun Oct 20 @ 7.30 pm
Grand Opera House
Cumberland Street
York, YO1 9SW United Kingdom
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Fifty years on from the release of Rod’s first album, Some Guys Have All The Luck – The Rod S...

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Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita at National Centre For Early Music

Sun Oct 20 @ 7.30 pm - 10.30 pm
National Centre for Early Music
St Margaret's Church Walmgate
York, YO1 9TL United Kingdom
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Following unanimous critical raves for their 2013 debut Clychau Dibon, classically-trained Welsh har...

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Will Young

Sun Oct 20 @ 7.30 pm
York Barbican
Paragon St
York, YO10 4NT
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The iconic singer has a new album and is heading our way

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Threshold

Threshold
Sun Oct 20 @ 7.30 pm - 9.00 pm
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One event on Sun, September 15 at 7.30 pm

One event on Sun, October 20 at 7.30 pm

One event on Sun, November 17 at 7.30 pm

York Minster
Deangate
York, YO1 7HH United Kingdom
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Threshold offers an experience of worship that is multi-sensory and contemplative in style and crea...

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Sweet Berry Marmalade

Sun Oct 20 @ 9.00 pm - 11.00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9.00 pm on Sunday, repeating until Sun, October 27

The Golden Fleece
16 Pavement
York, YO1 9UP GB
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Live music at The Golden Fleece

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