Whitby Fish and Ship Festival

May 15, 2021 – May 19, 2019 all-day
New Quay Road
New Quay Rd
Whitby YO21 1DH

Explore everything that’s special about the Yorkshire Coast’s magnificent maritime culture, from the building of its boats to its multi award-winning fish restaurants.

Choose from an endless choice of activities at this jaunty weekend, so much to enjoy for all the family.

Whitby is one of the few places left in Britain where you can still experience the seafarer’s way of life from sea to shore, as it has been for hundreds of years.

Family Activities

Learn about traditional techinques used out at sea, with demonstrations by local fishermen on how to mend nets and lobster pots.
Get to see a fishing trawler being built at Parkol Marine Engineering!
Go on board a patrol and research vessel with the North Eastern Guardian III.
Whitby RNLI will be holding an open