What's on inCrayke

Welcome to Crayke

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

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Forthcoming events in Crayke

23
OCT
Vampires Rock - The Final Countdown Tour
Grand Opera House York

Celebrating its 11th year and the final chapter it is what can only be described as one of the best touring production shows everSteve Steinman plays the supremely evil Baron Von Rockula owner of the Live and Let Die club. In search…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713024
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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: 12.8 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: 11.7 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: 11.7 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: 11.7 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: 12.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
OCT
Halloween catwalk
Stockeld Park

The Halloween Catwalk is back at Stockeld Park to Dress up in your very best Halloween outfit of Witches wizards and lots of black cats spooks and ghouls masks and hats Just some ideas of what could be worn but choose carefully…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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25
OCT
Halloween Face Painting & Crafts
Stockeld Park

Face Painting 25th 31st October 1400 1700 dailyTransform yourself and terrify others by having your face painted by our wonderful amazing faces artist. Price £3.50 per face Glitter Tattoos 25th 31st October 1200 1800Sparkle and shine…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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25
OCT
Riverford Pumpkin Day
Riverford Home Farm

Veg box producer Riverford is inviting you to pull on your wellies and join them down on the farm for their legendary Pumpkin Day being held this year on Saturday 25 October from 11am‐4pm at Home Farm Newby Wiske.Childrens activities include pumpkin…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

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25
OCT
Wizards Den
Stockeld Park

Allakhazam Wizardrywoo watch the Wizards magic or hell put a spell on you Receive a bewitching gift from the depths of the cauldron Price £5.50 per child including close up magic and bewitching gift …

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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25
OCT
Neil Sedaka
York Barbican Centre

His legions of fans will be delighted that the ever‐popular Neil Sedaka is visiting Britain again.Neil began penning hits over half a century ago. At the outset of his career in the 1950s he was…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
OCT
Gong
Fibbers (Barfly York)

If you believe that best bands come with a story here is the band which can surpass all your expectations in terms of how they all go together and weaved magic strumming the guitar flute…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
OCT
Steve Hackett
York Barbican Centre

Make no mistake Phil Collins or not without the immense talent and creative ability of guitar guru Steve Hackett it's more than likely one of the greatest groups of all time Genesis would never have…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
OCT
Bewitching tales in the forest
Stockeld Park

Enter our enchanted forest and meet our fairy‐tale storytellers deep in the forest to hear tales of mystery and magic.Price Enchanted Forest activity token ‐ please see website for full details. worksheets available…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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27
OCT
The Small Hand
Grand Opera House York

From the million selling author and writer of the most terrifying play ever staged Susan Hills The Small Hand takes you on a journey that is the stuff of nightmares.Book sellers Adam Snow stumbles across a derelict Edwardian house having taken a…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713024
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27
OCT
Wizard and witch training
Stockeld Park

Leave your wannabe Witches & Wizards with us this half term for a Halloween workshop... Join us and the spell makers from Make a wish entertainment to learn how to become a certified wizard or witch at our Halloween training school.Learn how…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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29
OCT
Fright night
Stockeld Park

AtmosFEAR Entertainment Group return to Stockeld Park this Halloween to transform the usually beautiful and tranquil woodland surroundings into a world of terror where only the brave hearted will make it through Fright Night Please note on fright nights the Enchanted Forest…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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29
OCT
John Mayall
Barbican Theatre York

John Mayall appears live in York Yorkshire at Barbican Theatre York on Wednesday 29 October 2014. For ticket prices to watch John Mayall at Barbican Theatre York see the list of tickets available for John Mayall.…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

30
OCT
An Evening with Noel Fielding
York Barbican Centre

An Evening with Noel Fielding at York Barbican Centre in York on Thursday 30 October 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch An Evening with Noel Fielding live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

30
OCT
Noel Fielding
Barbican Theatre York

Noel Fielding at Barbican Theatre York in York on Thursday 30 October 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Noel Fielding live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

31
OCT
Halloween ghost Hunt at 35 Stonegate
35 Stonegate

Join Mysteria Paranormal Events in the ultimate Halloween Ghost Hunting experience at the most haunted house in YorkAlong one of York's most historic streets there is a darkness that emanates from what has gained the reputation of being the most haunted house…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 01457 877008
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01
NOV
Kaboom
Castle Howard. York

On Saturday 1st November Kaboom will be in front of The Great Lake set against the magnificent backdrop of an illuminated Castle Howard. Kaboom is famous for having the very best firework display in the area in fact last year Kaboom was…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01904 341046
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01
NOV
Magic Hatter
Stockeld Park

Come and see our magic man perform Halloween inspired magic close up Special shows at 13.30 & 15.30.…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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01
NOV
Paloma Faith
Barbican Theatre York

British singersong writer and actress Paloma Faith released her successful debut single in 2009 Stone Cold Sober and her album Do You Want the Truth or Something Beautiful Was certified platinum with a spot in…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

02
NOV
Firework Spectacular
Stockeld Park

What goes BOOM deep in the Yorkshire ForestIts Stockeld Parks spectacular fireworks display set to music its a loud and proud Yorkshire evening of entertainment Which will be lighting up the skies on 2nd of November. …

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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03
NOV
hotly anticipated brand new stand-up show
Grand Opera House York

This is a warm up event and Michael may appear reading from notes.Max 6 tickets per person.The man is quite simply top‐to‐toe hilarious The Telegraph.Michaels previous tour Showtime was the biggest selling comedy tour in the world in 2012 playing to…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07734 805817
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03
NOV
Stockeld Park Christmas Adventure
Stockeld Park

Stockeld Park ‐ where magic is made & adventures begin.... Nestled within ancient woodland Stockeld Park hosts its Adventure Seasons for Christmas. We have a real outdoor ice skating rink an Enchanted Forest filled with interactive sculptures and playgrounds a huge snowflake…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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03
NOV
Michael McIntyre
Grand Opera House York

British stand‐up comedian Michael McIntyre burst onto our screens with his first DVD Live and Laughing in 2008. As the fastest‐selling comedian at the Edinburgh Festival Michael won the award for Best Live Stand‐Up…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

03
NOV
Michael McIntyre Work In Progress
Grand Opera House York

Michael McIntyre Work In Progress at Grand Opera House York in York on Monday 03 November 2014. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

05
NOV
Stones In His Pockets
Grand Opera House York

The Multi Award Winning Comedy by Marie Jones.Following a sell‐out run on Broadway four and a half years in the West End and on tour the worldwide sensation Stones in His Pockets returns with Ian McElhinney the original director at the helm.Seen…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713024
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Tourist Attractions


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…

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…

Aldborough Roman Town and Museum

Sections of once massive town wall and its definsive towers. 2 fine Roman mosaic pavements.Open: April ‐ Oct.…

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…

British & International Golf Greenkeepers Associat

British & International Golf Greenkeepers Association ‐ golf course in York, North Yorkshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01347 833800 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at British & International Golf Greenkeepers Association golf courseclub.…

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