Happy New Year!

Let’s get some dates in that new diary…..

Residents’ Festival 2017 #ResFest17

Be a tourist in York Sat Jan 28th – Sun 29th 2017…for free!

Read more about the York Residents’ Festival here.

Gin Festival York 2017

The Gin Festival is back again, this time at York Barbican, York, YO10 4AH on Friday 24th February – Saturday 25th February.

Sample a range of different gins and find your future favourites.

Jorvik Viking Centre Reopens

After struggling to rebuild after the floods, York’s hugely popular tourist attraction will reopen 8th April 2017.


Bill Kenwright’s production of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s Evita will be at The Grand Opera House in March.

York Pride 2017

The date for York Pride 2017 is Saturday 10th June 2017! An important, popular and fun event around the City of York.

York Geek Fest

York’s best pop-culture & comic convention will be returning in 2017 at York Uni. Date to be announced.

York Food Festival

York Food Festival is always a favourite of ours, the dates for 2017 are:

Chocolate Festival – 14th to 17th April
Taster Festival – 10th & 11th June
Main Festival – 22nd Sept to 1st Oct

York Open Studios

This event sees artists across the York area welcoming visitors into their studios.

York Open Studios will be held over two weekends:
Friday 21 April 2017 6pm – 9pm
Saturday 22 April 2017 10am – 6pm
Sunday 23 April 2017 11am – 5pm
Saturday 29 April 2017 10am – 6pm

York Triathlon

This exciting sporting event will be held on 2nd July at York Sports Village, York, YO10 5FG.


Sprint & Relay:             400m swim – 18k cycle – 5k run
Super Sprint & Fun:      200m swim – 9k cycle – 2.5k run



What are you looking forward to most in 2017?