What's on inAmpleforth


Welcome to Ampleforth

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Ampleforth - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Ampleforth to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Ampleforth

22
SEP
An Evening Of Dirty Dancing | Grand Opera House Yo
Grand Opera House York

Now in its 7th record‐breaking year An Evening of Dirty Dancing: The Tribute Show is a 5 star homage to the greatest movie soundtrack of all time. The original concert celebration of the iconic music from the multi‐award winning soundtrack to Dirty…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713024
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24
SEP
York's Vintage and Creative Wedding Fair
Merchant Adventurers Hall

We are absolutely thrilled to be bringing our Yorks vintage and creative wedding fair back to the atmospheric Merchant Adventurers Hall Expect an eclectic array of vintage and vintage inspired wedding stands set in a building steeped in history. Alongside the…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 07824 559272
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27
SEP
Jackson Live
Grand Opera House York

Michael Jackson is not only remembered as one of the most influential artists of all time but many of todays artists have been inspired by his iconic style. His career spanned nearly five decades of music and he was continually at the…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713024
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28
SEP
The Dreamboys
Grand Opera House York

The Dreamboys are without a shadow of a doubt the UKs top male strip show perfect for a girls night out with all your friends. Their showcase is unquestionably the most famous male stripper act the UK has ever produced. With special…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713024
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08
OCT
York Does Vintage
Merchant adventurer's Hall

So its the 6th year of York Does Vintage how did that happen The first fair of the season is always a great day a lovely excuse to blow the cobwebs away brave the winter and have a fun day…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07824 559272
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16
OCT
A Judgement In Stone | Grand Opera House York
Grand Opera House York

Building on the phenomenal decade‐long success of The Agatha Christie Company Bill Kenwright presents a new production adapted from one of the most celebrated works of the writer often hailed as the successor to Agatha Christie. Eunice struggles to fit in. When…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713024
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25
OCT
Halloween Spooktacular Ghost Storytelling
Eagle and Child

Halloween Spooktacular Ghost Storytelling 730 pm Wednesday 25th October at the charming Eagle and Child inn in York Europes most haunted cityHear glorious ghoulish tales enjoy a delicious buffet and be entertained by the beautiful and haunting music from Roz Walker.Plus have…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Bizarre

TEL: 07734 155200
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31
OCT
John Mayall in Concert Grand Opera House York
Grand Opera House York

Regarded by many as blues most influential artist Johns band The Bluesbreakers launched the careers of many true legends including Eric Clapton Mick Fleetwood John McVie Peter Green and Mick Taylor.64 albums later and Johns captivating and authentic sound is still as…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 713024
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04
NOV
The ELO Experience
Grand Opera House

In 2016 The ELO Experience will be celebrating their 10th year of bringing the music of Jeff Lynne and The Electric Light orchestra to the live stage.The ELO Experience are the worlds foremost tribute to The Electric Light Orchestra. With a sensational…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713024
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10
NOV
The Chicago Blues Brother Back In Black | Grand Op
Grand Opera House York

The award‐winning spectacular is Europes biggest and best‐loved production of the Blues Brothers. The show is a high‐octane adrenaline‐pumping musical mash‐up that presents the best material from the original Blues Brothers movies and is jam‐packed full of songs by legends such as…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 713024
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13
NOV
Psychic Sally: Kisses To Heaven | Grand Opera Hous
Grand Opera House York

Sallys live psychic show is completely spontaneous; each show is unique and Sally herself doesnt know what the message will be on the night. Sally has to trust spirit and the messages that they give her. During the show Sally will pick…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 08448 713024
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17
NOV
The Christmas Fair Duncombe Park in Aid of NSPCC
Duncombe Park Estate

Thursday 16th November: Preview Evening5.00pm to 9.00pmTickets: £17.50Friday 17th November: Christmas FairSaturday 18th November: Christmas Fair9.30am to 4.00pm dailyTickets: £10.00Advance day tickets at £8.00 can be purchased via the websitePreview tickets include a welcome reception with free glass of fizz and canaps…

Location: 3.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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05
DEC
The Simon & Garfunkel Story Grand Opera House York
Grand Opera House York

Direct from its success in Londons West End a sold out UK tour and standing ovations at every performance The Simon & Garfunkel Story is back Using huge projection photos and original film footage this 50 Anniversary Celebration also features a full…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 713024
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07
DEC
Mercury: The Ultimate Queen Tribute Band. Grand Op
Grand Opera House York

Winners of the National Tribute Awards 2013 Mercury have firmly established themselves as one of the worlds most authentic tributes to Queen. The show includes fantastic and authentic performances of the most popular Queen hits such as Bohemian Rhapsody Radio Ga Ga…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 713024
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09
DEC
ALADDIN
Joseph Rowntree Theatre

Its time for yet another rollicking romp of a panto and this year Rowntree Players are whizzing you off to Peking to enjoy the perennial favourite Aladdin.In the depths of China the evil Abanazar will stop at nothing to gain control of…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01904 501935
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19
JAN
Absolute Bowie
Fibbers York

Absolute Bowie: Celebrating the life of David BowieThere will only ever be one David Bowie he was unique in every way and an inspiration to millions. Absolute Bowie Europes Finest David Bowie Tribute continue to celebrate the life and music of the…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07515 352872
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01
JUN
Hot Air Balloon Rides - Yorkshire Experiences
Yorkshire

Enjoy a hot air balloon ride across Yorkshire on this hot air balloon ride experience.Further information:https:sites.google.comviewhot‐air‐balloon‐experiencesGift vouchers:http:tidd.lyf8681898Balloon rides take place at dawn or dusk and the whole experience lasts around 3‐4 hours. Your pilot will give you a full safety briefing and…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

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Tourist Attractions


Castle Howard

Castle Howard is one of Britain's finest stately homes, located in the beautiful Howardian Hills, fifteen miles northeast of the famous city of York.Built in 1699, Castle Howard is, today, still the private home of the Howard family. As a major tourist attraction the house receives hundreds of…

Duncombe Park

Delightful home of Lord and Lady Feversham. Unoccupied by the family for over 60 years. Now fully restored as a family home. Your memorable day in the country includes a detailed guided tour of the house coupled with breathtaking views from the magnificent broadwalks within the eighteenth…

Rievaulx Abbey

Built in the 13th century, its soaring height is a reminder of Rievaulx's original splendour. The abbey was founded by St Bernard of Clairvaux, as part of the missionary effort to reform Christianity in western Europe. Just 12 Clairvaux monks came to Rievaulx in 1131. From these modest…

Easingwold Golf Club

Easingwold Golf Club ‐ golf course in York, North Yorkshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01347 821964 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Easingwold Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Kirkbymoorside Golf Club Ltd

Kirkbymoorside Golf Club Ltd ‐ golf course in York, North Yorkshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01751 431525 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Kirkbymoorside Golf Club Ltd golf courseclub.…

Regent Bingo & Social Club

Play Bingo at Regent Bingo & Social Club in Thirsk, North Yorkshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01845 523066 for opening times, entrance costs, Bingo membership information and prize money.…

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