What's on inBishopthorpe

Welcome to Bishopthorpe

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Bishopthorpe - 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 Bishopthorpe to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Bishopthorpe

20
SEP
Jack Daniel's Birthday
Kuda, York

Join us this Friday for our big Jack Daniels birthday celebration Music lights and JD. What more do you needAnd why not streamline your experience by ordering your JD via the UKCN app Visit: http:app.ukcn.com for more information.Main Room: Chart Commercial…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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21
SEP
Aquaducked Family Day Out
River Ouse

Family day out raising money for CLIC Sargent MacMillan and Marie Curie Cancer Care…

Location: 3.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01780 470718
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23
SEP
Jason Manford
York Barbican Centre

Manchester lad Jason Manford is a successful stand up comedian actor and TV presenter. You may have recently seen him on The One Show 8 Out of Ten Cats and Tonightly. You may have heard…

Location: 2.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

24
SEP
An Evening with Sir Roger Moore
Grand Opera House York

On the release of his new book Bond On Bond Roger will be discussing his astonishing life and career with inside stories and unheard anecdotes ranging from his internationally‐renowned TV series The Saint and The…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

27
SEP
The Ken Dodd Happiness Show
Grand Opera House York

The Ken Dodd Happiness Show at Grand Opera House York in York on Saturday 27 September 2014. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch The…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

28
SEP
John Bishop
Barbican Theatre York

Scouse comedian John Bishop was named best newcomer by BBC Radio Merseyside winning the North West Comedy award for best stand‐up in 2004. Since then he has been nominated for the Edinburgh Comedy Award.…

Location: 2.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

28
SEP
John Bishop Work In Progress
York Barbican Centre

John Bishop Work In Progress at York Barbican Centre in York on Sunday 28 September 2014. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports…

Location: 2.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

28
SEP
Michael Palin
Grand Opera House York

Michael Palin at Grand Opera House York in York on Sunday 28 September 2014. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

29
SEP
Peter James' The Perfect Murder
Grand Opera House York

The new stage hit from the No.1 best selling author Peter James. This highly entertaining dark comedy thriller has been acclaimed by audiences and critics around the country ‐ so dont miss outHave you ever wondered how you commit the perfect murderVictor…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713024
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05
OCT
Dry The River
Fibbers (Barfly York)

Dry the River aren't your average English folk band. Formed in 2009 by exiles from the punk and emo hardcore music scenes don't let their looks deceive you. Dry the River's tattoos and piercings are…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
OCT
Max Raptor
The Duchess York

Punk rock four piece Max Raptor have announced an imminent tour of the UK due to kick off on the 11th of March.Max Raptor released their debut album Portraits in April 2011. The album was…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
OCT
Tom Stade 'Decisions Decisions' Tour
The Duchess

A natural performer with a passion for storytelling Canadian born Tom Stade has steadily built himself a reputation as one of the most compelling and original stand‐up acts around. Tom Stade is one of a kind with a genuine flare for observation…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01273 709709
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10
OCT
Jon Richardson
York Barbican Centre

Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee regular Have I Got News For You panellist and star of Live at the Apollo is taking his new show Funny Magnet across the UK. With a sell‐out run at…

Location: 2.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

11
OCT
Crucified Barbara
Fibbers (Barfly York)

Crucified Barbara at Fibbers Barfly York in York on Saturday 11 October 2014. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
OCT
Clannad
Grand Opera House York

Clannad at Grand Opera House York in York on Sunday 12 October 2014. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Clannad live in the knowledge…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
OCT
The Johnny Cash RoadShow
Grand Opera House York

The Johnny Cash Roadshow a show not to be missed by avid fans or the casual listener. This year prepare for a musical adventure unrivalled by any other that truly celebrates the career of a music legend Johnny Cash.The UKs No1 Tribute…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 713024
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15
OCT
Level 42
York Barbican Centre

Level 42 could have called it a day in 2010 following their successful 30th anniversary tour but true to form Mark Kings thumping bass refuses to quit as the legendary British band announce a tour…

Location: 2.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

16
OCT
Ross Noble
York Barbican Centre

Northumbrian lad Ross Noble is a familiar face to most of us who watch celebrity quizzes like Have I Got News for You etc. His stand‐up routines are exceptional with most of his material being…

Location: 2.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

18
OCT
The Subways
Fibbers (Barfly York)

The Subways at Fibbers Barfly York in York on Saturday 18 October 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest The Subways tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
OCT
The World Alive
Fibbers (Barfly York)

The World Alive at Fibbers Barfly York in York on Sunday 19 October 2014. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
OCT
Cole Porter's Anything Goes
Joseph Rowntree Theatre

Jump on board the S.S American with York Musical Theatre Company for Cole Porters best loved show with songs such as I Get a Kick Out of You Youre the Top and the title song Anything Goes.Winner of countless awards including three…

Location: 4.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01904 612961
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21
OCT
Peter Andre
York Barbican Centre

English born Australian singersongwriter Peter Andre is also a successful TV presenter and businessman. Famed for his marriage and subsequent split from glamour model Katie Price Andre has starred in his own ITV2 shows both…

Location: 2.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
OCT
The Sunshine Underground
The Duchess York

The Sunshine Underground is well on their way to being the next big thing. Named after the hit song by The Chemical Brothers The Sunshine Underground formed as a band of friends in college. They…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
OCT
Soil
Fibbers (Barfly York)

Soil at Fibbers Barfly York in York on Wednesday 22 October 2014. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster GetMeIn…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
OCT
Example
York Barbican Centre

Boundless energy an onslaught of monster rave anthems and backed by an full on band the Example live experience is a force to be reckoned with energy levels are cranked up to the max…

Location: 2.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
OCT
Jimmy Carr - Funny Business
Grand Opera House York

Funny Business is Jimmys brand new stand up show. Come for the witty and incisive musings on the human condition; stay for the knob gags.Multiple choice.Jimmy Carrs Funny Business will be:a Packed with jokesb Rude and offensive c A great night out…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713024
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24
OCT
Jimmy Carr
Grand Opera House York

Funny man Jimmy Carr has become known and loved for his deadpan delivery and observational comedy. His humour is often dark yet hugely appealing as his success on TV and the live stand‐up stage keeps…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

24
OCT
Jimmy Carr Funny Business
Grand Opera House York

Jimmy Carr Funny Business performs live at Grand Opera House York in York Yorkshire on Friday 24 October 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Jimmy Carr Funny Business at Grand Opera House York now.…

Location: 3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

24
OCT
UB40
York Barbican Centre

UB40 is an English reggae band from Birmingham. They are a hugely successful group with record sales topping 70 million albums world wide. Famed for hit singles such as 'Can't help falling in Love with…

Location: 2.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
OCT
Castleford Male Voice Choir Annual Patrons Concert
Castleford Civic Centre

Castleford Male Voice Choir present their Annual Patrons Concert Autumn Leaves. With guests the Reads Warblers Pop Choir.…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01924 305830
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Tourist Attractions


National Railway Museum

The National Railway Museum in York, England is the largest railway museum in the world, responsible for the conservation and interpretation of the British national collection of historically significant railway vehicles and other artefacts. The Museum contains an unrivalled collection of locomotives, rolling stock, railway equipment, documents and…

Beningbrough Hall and Gardens

York's county house and garden, this imposing Georgian Mansion was built in 1716 and contains one of the most empressive baroque interiors in England. Exceptional wood carving, an unusual central corridor running the full length of the house, and over 100 pictures on loan from the National…

Jorvik

Between 1976 and 1981, visitors to York from all over the world watched as some of the best preserved remains of the Viking world came to light. York Archaeological Trust discovered wooden houses which stood to over 2 metres in height, fence lines, alleyways and backyards. …

York Dungeons

The York Dungeon brings York's horrible history to life with 11 live shows, actors and special effects.Travel to the dark depths of York Prison where murderer, thief, and infamous highwayman Dick Turpin awaits his death at the gallows.After years of stealing livestock, robbing stage‐coaches and murdering those who…

Yorkshire Air Museum

A Traditional Hangar Dance to Celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the Liberation of Europe. Dance the night away to the Big Band sound of the highly regarded New York Dance Band. Set in the atmospheric hangar at the Yorkshire Air Museum with the unique backdrop of the Halifax…

Derwent Valley Light Railway

The railway in its current form began in 1989, with the arrival of the Great Yorkshire Preservation Society, formerly based at Starbeck, near Harrogate. The society was looking for a new home as they had been asked to vacate their site on the old locomotive sheds at Starbeck…

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