Out About York

Food, fun & festivals in the magical city of York


Travel & Outdoors

Get outdoors and explore York! Ride a tandem, hire a boat or simply take a walk round beautiful York.

Or travel outside York and explore the area. Go camping, visit the beach or take the train from York’s station to London in just a couple of hours.

York by Night Photography Walkabout

Learn how to photograph York at night with this two hour walkabout.

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A Taste of Iceland

If you've always fancied going to Iceland but aren't sure where to start this could be the event for you.

York Festival of Cycling 2014

Takes place this weekend of 13th and 14th September in Rowntree Park from 10am til 5pm each day. As we all know, York is a city which has a lot of time for the bicycle. There are ample cycle routes... Continue Reading →

uDare York Canoeing

This weekend we spent our Sunday canoeing down the river with a great group of people we just met….here’s how.

York Maze Fireworks Spectacular 2013

The York Maze crew are again proving that they have so much more to offer than just a field full of corn with another stand-out event in York's calendar, their Firework Spectacular 2013. Tonight's event is set to provide fun for all who... Continue Reading →

Got Wood? – York Does!

I must admit, before reading the line-up for this weekend’s Wild About Wood festival I hadn’t dreamed how many things you could do with wood.

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