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

28
NOV
An Evening of Burlesque
Grand Opera House York

Direct from Londons West End tantalising yet tasteful camp and colourful. Elegant showgirls combine Parisian charm with Las Vegas glamour.Marrying live vocal talent with the art of burlesque ‐ comedy magic and vocal harmony combine…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

29
NOV
Breakfast with Santa
Stockeld Park

Tis the season to be jolly so join Santa and his friends for a yummy breakfast. As well as dining with a hero each child receives a Christmas present Pre‐book early as spaces at this special occasion with Santa are limited. Price…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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29
NOV
Magic Hatter
Stockeld Park

Come and see the magic hatter performing his festive inspired magic close up.Special shows at 1.30pm and 3.30pm. Free event. …

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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30
NOV
Santa’s on the run Chairty Run, Martin House
Stockeld Park

30th November registration 8.30am for 9am start. Hundreds of Santas will be dashing through our Enchanted Forest to raise funds for Martins House Childrens Hospice.Each adult runner will get a Santa suit to run in children can opt for a Santa…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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30
NOV
York Does Vintage
The Merchant Adventurers' Hall

Winner of an Outstanding Customer Service Award and shortlisted for TWO National Vintage Awards; York Does Vintage has fast become a firm favorite on the vintage scene attracting up to 2100 visitors. THE vintage stallholders are hand‐picked and offer a wealth of…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07896 840397
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06
DEC
Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves
Joseph Rowntree Theatre

NO PERFORMANCE SUNDAY EVENING MATINEES ON SATURDAY AND SUNDAY AT 2.30PMRowntree Players is delighted to announce that the Pantomime this year will be Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves.The sun is shining out in the deserts of Egypt but in the shade…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07927 026071
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06
DEC
Smirnoff's Big Night Out
Kuda, York

Think BIG production and BIG entertainmentBig Night Out is all about transforming your local venue to somethingspectacular whether its the lasers of Ibiza or the gymnasts from theCircus. ...Description:Think BIG production and BIG entertainmentBig Night Out is all about transforming your local…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07734 805817
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07
DEC
Toby Jepson
Fibbers (Barfly York)

Toby Jepson at Fibbers Barfly York in York on Sunday 07 December 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…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
DEC
Christmas Concert
Central Methodist Church

York Musical Society perform a range of traditional and modern festive music. Accompanied by David Pipe on the organ and conducted by Richard Shephard. Mince pies and coffee will be for sale after the concert.…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL:
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10
DEC
Children Christmas party with Santa and friends
Stockeld Park

Its party season at Stockeld Park so get in the Christmas spirit with Santa and pals. Bring your play group or nursery and friends who will all enjoy the magical Christmas festivities. Tickets for this event must be booked online…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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12
DEC
Cinderella The Most Magical Family
Grand Opera House York

CinderellaGRAND OPERA HOUSE YORKFriday 12 December 2014 Sunday 4 January 2015Starring.ANITA HARRIS STUART WADE and TOM OWENNew Pantomime Productions return to the Grand Opera House York for the 16th year this Christmas with their spectacular family pantomime Cinderella. ANITA HARRIS…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08448 713024
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14
DEC
Made Locally WIth Love - Christmas
Merchant Adventurers Hall

Christmas is on its way but theres no need to rush On the 14th December Made Locally With Love will be filling the enchanting Merchant Adventurers Hall full of wonderfully talented Yorkshire based local businesses who will be there to offer you…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01423 561431
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19
DEC
Showaddywaddy Christmas Party
York Barbican Centre

Showaddywaddy Christmas Party performs live at York Barbican Centre in York Yorkshire on Friday 19 December 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Showaddywaddy Christmas Party at York Barbican Centre now.…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

20
DEC
Roy Chubby Brown
York Barbican Centre

Roy Chubby Brown is back in town. Get ready for a barn‐storming night of jokes banter and hilarious mickey‐taking from Britains most outrageous comedian bar none Laugh till it hurts as Chubby rips into his…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

13
JAN
FREE taster session at the York Rock Choir
Yearsley Grove School

Your local York choir is run by choir leader Steve Jones. We support a number of local charities raising money and awareness around North Yorkshire and as a choir we also join up with the other choirs near us to sing with…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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19
JAN
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time
Grand Opera House

The National Theatres multi award‐winning production of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night‐Time will come to the Grand Opera House York as part of a major tour of the UK and Ireland.Simon Stephens adaptation of Mark Haddons best‐selling novel…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713024
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31
JAN
Haydn Little Organ Mass
Central Methodist Church

A choral workshop day working on Haydns Missa Sanctis Joannis de Deo. Singers are more than welcome and we will give an informal performance at 4.30pm.…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 01759 304183
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31
JAN
Charlie Simpson
Fibbers (Barfly York)

Charlie Simpson has long and varied career behind him despite being just twenty‐six. He began as a teenager with pop band Busted a highly successful act with huge sales and two Brit Awards that paved…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
FEB
10cc
York Barbican Centre

Join 10cc as they perform hit after hit with over 10 top ten hits including Im Not In Love Dreadlock Holiday Good Morning Judge The Things We Do For Love The Dean And I The…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
FEB
King Charles
The Duchess York

When you are a classically trained musician who has mastered the guitar piano and cello in addition to singing I guess we can forgive you for taking the stage name King Charles. Real name Charles…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
FEB
February Fun at Stockeld Park
Stockeld Park

Get active in the great outdoors this February half term on the real ice rink at Stockeld Park set within the beautiful surroundings of this Yorkshire estate. Join us for a whole host of fun as we open for February Fun…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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16
FEB
Monty Python's Spamalot gallops back out on tour
Grand Opera House York

Monty Pythons Spamalot gallops back out on tour to bring the West End production to theatres across the land to the sound of banging coconut shells as Joe Pasquale The Producers Im a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here reprises his much…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07734 805817
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25
FEB
Katherine Jenkins
York Barbican Centre

Katherine Jenkins first rose to stardom in 1998. She is a hugely popular Welsh Mezzo soprano and classical musician. Jenkins graduated with honours from the Royal Academy of Music then worked as a freelance singing…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

06
MAR
Little Comets
Fibbers (Barfly York)

You know those cool guys from Little Comets right From their first single released in 2009 the british indie rock band Little Comets have come a long way. If you dont remember One Night in…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
MAR
Count Arthur Strong
York Barbican Centre

Count Arthur Strongs new show Command Performance is so new not even he knows hes doing it yet. Dont worry about that though its never stopped him before So get your Maltesers out roll your…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

14
MAR
Anton and Erin
York Barbican Centre

Anton and Erin at York Barbican Centre in York on Saturday 14 March 2015. 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: 12.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
APR
Robin Trower
York Barbican Centre

Robin Trower at York Barbican Centre in York on Wednesday 08 April 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Robin Trower live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
APR
The Magic of Motown
Grand Opera House York

The Magic of Motown at Grand Opera House York in York on Saturday 11 April 2015. 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. …

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

17
APR
Mike The Mechanics
York Barbican Centre

Mike The Mechanics at York Barbican Centre in York on Friday 17 April 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Mike The Mechanics live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
APR
Michael Ball
York Barbican Centre

Michael Ball Britains leading musical theatre star multi‐platinum recording artist TV and radio presenter and Olivier Award winner has announced that he will be hitting the road once more across the length and breadth of…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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