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In every part of York and North Yorkshire there are festival celebrations with an astonishing range of cultural, sporting, agricultural, gastronomic and artistic activity. These all take place in unrivalled settings - the spa town of Harrogate, the cosmopolitan City of York, magnificent heritage sites, the spectacular coastlines and beaches of Scarborough, Whitby and Filey, and the scenic, geological splendour of the dales and moors.

This website is for:

  • tourists and residents wishing to find out about the festivals of York & North Yorkshire
  • festival organisers wanting help and guidance on how to set up and run an event.

latest events

  • Sci-Fi Scarborough Returns!

    19/12/2016 Sci-Fi Scarborough is back for the fourth year in the beautiful Victorian Spa Complex over the week...

  • Coastival 2017 programme unveiled

    19/12/2016 There was a touch of magic and Minecraft in the air when organisers unveiled the programme for the ...

  • Latest news from Scarborough Jazz Festival

    19/12/2016 Two more artistes have been announced for Scarborough Jazz Festival 2017, which will be the 15th an...

Take a look and find out what York and North Yorkshire Festivals have to offer!

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