Events

May 18 – May 19 all-day Cook Museum
What did sailors eat on long voyages? How was food prepared in rough weather when the stove could not be lit, and was it all as horrible as popular legend suggests? Sailors certainly had to … Continue reading Whitby Fish and Ship Festival
Jun 8 – Jun 10 all-day Whitby Pavillion
A full weekend of sixties music at Whitby Pavillion – see the website for more information.   Image © Copyright Mike Smith and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
Aug 10 – Aug 12 all-day Various Locations
Come and join us for three full days of entertainment for all the family to enjoy, including yacht racing, rowing races, fun fair and various free forms of entertainment around the town of Whitby, finishing … Continue reading Whitby Regatta
Aug 16 – Aug 18 all-day Staithes
Staithes and Runswick RNLI lifeboat team hold a fundraising weekend in August each year to raise money for the Royal National Lifeboat Institution. The weekend has a wide range of activities and events for all … Continue reading Staithes Lifeboat Weeked
Sep 7 – Sep 8 all-day
Staithes has a long and celebrated history of art from the 19th century Staithes Group of Artists to the present day.We will be celebrating the art of the village and much more over the weekend … Continue reading Staithes Festival of Arts and Heritage
Sep 16 – Nov 10 all-day Captian Cook Museum
Our special exhibition next year will be called ‘Botanical Endeavours’ . What did Joseph Banks do on Cook’s first voyage, and why did he become a celebrity when the ship returned in 1771? The exhibition … Continue reading Botanical Endeavours
Oct 11 – Oct 13 all-day North Yorkshire Moors Railways
Over the three-day event families can hop on board steam and heritage diesel trains and relive the amazing spirit and camaraderie of World War II, whilst enjoying various war-themed entertainment and vehicle displays at stations … Continue reading Railway in Wartime
Dec 6 – Dec 8 all-day Robin Hoods Bay
From the 2017 programme The festive, family fun weekend will feature a mix of new and established events in the village’s quaint, cobbled, car free streets. The weekend has always been popular for its many … Continue reading Robin Hoods Bay Victorian Weekend
Dec 7 – Dec 9 all-day Robin Hoods Bay
This annual seasonal event brings visitors and residents out in traditional Victorian costume. The village glistens with Christmas decorations from lights to window dressings, Christmas trees and festive wreaths. Some of the typical events include: … Continue reading Robin Hoods Bay Victorian Weekend
Jun 8 – Jun 10 all-day Whitby Pavillion
A full weekend of sixties music at Whitby Pavillion – see the website for more information.   Image © Copyright Mike Smith and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
Aug 10 – Aug 12 all-day Various Locations
Come and join us for three full days of entertainment for all the family to enjoy, including yacht racing, rowing races, fun fair and various free forms of entertainment around the town of Whitby, finishing … Continue reading Whitby Regatta
Dec 7 – Dec 9 all-day Robin Hoods Bay
This annual seasonal event brings visitors and residents out in traditional Victorian costume. The village glistens with Christmas decorations from lights to window dressings, Christmas trees and festive wreaths. Some of the typical events include: … Continue reading Robin Hoods Bay Victorian Weekend