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

27
MAR
The Tony Award Winning Musical Hairspray
Grand Opera House

Named as best Grand Opera House production of 2014 for Sister Act York Stage Musicals are back to present the Tony award winning world wide smash hit Hairspray this Easter.Charles HutchinsonHairspray follows the plight of loveable teen‐dreamer Tracy Turnblad who is a…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 08448 713024
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27
MAR
Vintage Trouble
Fibbers (Barfly York)

Vintage Trouble at Fibbers Barfly York in York on Friday 27 March 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Vintage Trouble live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
MAR
Champions Of Magic - York Barbican
Barbican

Join our award winning team of tricksters for a spectacular night of mystery thatll keep you guessing for a long time to come.Witness stunning illusions including disappearances teleportation levitation and a heart stopping finale that sees one performer walk through the spinning…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 542757
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28
MAR
Dinner and Rat Pack Cabaret with Jason Isaacs
La Vecchia Scuola

Tickets are £35 each including a delicious three‐course meal. Call 01904 644 600 to make your reservation. Guests are asked to arrive at 7.30pm and the performance will start at approx 9.30pm once dinner service is complete.The show will include all your…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01912131831/07745 046805
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28
MAR
Easter Adventure At Stockeld Park
Stockeld Park

Fresh air and Spring‐time family fun awaits at Stockeld Parks Easter Adventure. Beautifully crafted GIANT hand painted eggs gambling Live Lambs hopping Bunnies Little Bo Peep and an opportunity to watch in wonder at the Hatching Eggs are just some of the…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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28
MAR
Easter Adventure Events Calender 2015
Stockeld Park

Alongside our normal Activities for our Easter Adventure we have a large list of events over the Easter holidays including a jam packed bank holidays weekend list of events. See below for our full list of events throughout our Easter Adventure which…

Location: 16.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01937 586333
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29
MAR
York Does Vintage
Merchant adventurer's Hall

THE vintage stallholders are hand‐picked and offer a wealth of knowledge gained from years of experience with each one bringing their quality affordable vintage clothing jewellery and kitchenalia. Vintage lovers can while away the hours browsing through rail after rail of fabulous…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07746 125069
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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

23
APR
The Twilight Sad
Fibbers (Barfly York)

The Twilight Sad at Fibbers Barfly York in York on Thursday 23 April 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: 11.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
APR
Seasick Steve
York Barbican Centre

American born blues musician Seasick Steve ‐ real name Steven Gene Wold ‐ has a long and distinguished career in the music industry. Learning the guitar at the age of eight Steve left home…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
APR
Dylan Moran
York Barbican Centre

Dylan Moran star of Black Books Shaun of the Dead and Run Fat Boy Run is about to spread a little happiness with a brand new tour for 2011. Ageing religion kids relationships…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

02
MAY
Al Stewart
York Barbican Centre

Al Stewart at York Barbican Centre in York on Saturday 02 May 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Al Stewart live in the…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
MAY
Mostly Autumn
Fibbers (Barfly York)

Hailing from England Mostly Autumn delivers a sound that could be described as rock folk rock or progressive rock. Since forming in 1996 the band has gone through several line up changes. Current band members…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
MAY
Reginald D Hunter
York Barbican Centre

American stand‐up comedian Reginald D Hunter works mainly in the UK and originally began his time here studying at RADA for a career on the stage. It seems that his ability to make audiences laugh…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

14
MAY
Lulu
York Barbican Centre

Lulu at York Barbican Centre in York on Thursday 14 May 2015. 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 seats at the best prices…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

19
MAY
Years and Years
Fibbers (Barfly York)

Years and Years at Fibbers Barfly York in York on Tuesday 19 May 2015. 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 seats at the…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
MAY
Mendelssohn Elijah
York Minster

This piece was commissioned for the Birmingham festival and at its premiere was attended by an audience of early 2000. It was an unprecedented success and is a highly dramatic work. It is considered to be the crowning glory of Mendelssohns career.…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 01904 557208
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27
MAY
John Barrowman
York Barbican Centre

Best known his his roles as Captain Jack Harkness in Doctor Who and Torchwood John Barrowman has achieved household name status in the UK with his numerous TV film and theatre performances over the last…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
JUN
Lord of the Dance
York Barbican Centre

Lord of the Dance at York Barbican Centre in York on Tuesday 02 June 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. Let…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

06
JUN
Stewart Lee
York Barbican Centre

As the acclaimed writer and comedian prepares for his second BAFTA nominated BBC Series STEWART LEES COMEDY VEHICLE Stewart Lee presents a vegetable stew of new work with insights into his extensive work for charity…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

08
JUN
Alan Bennett's award winning History Boys
Grand Opera House York

Winner of over 30 theatre awards including Olivier Evening Standard Critics Circle South Bank Show New York Drama Critics Circle and Tony Awards for Best New Play Alan Bennetts History Boys.Set in the 1980s The History Boys is a comic drama about…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713024
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16
JUN
Gilbert OSullivan
Grand Opera House York

Irish‐born singer‐songwriter Gilbert OSullivan hit the big time in the 1970s with a string of top 10 hits and albums following several years of working hard to hone his craft. His success was international and…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

11
JUL
Alan Carr
York Barbican Centre

Known as Chatty Man and Spexy Beast this witty English comedian and personality burst onto TV screens after winning a BBC New Comedy Award in 2001. With two arena tours under his belt this…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

13
JUL
Derren Brown the multi-award winning master
Grand Opera House York

The multi‐award winning acknowledged master of psychological illusion is back on tour in 2015 with a brand new one‐man show. Having confessed that performing live on stage gives him the greatest pleasure Derren is once again looking forward to the challenge that…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713024
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13
JUL
The Stranglers
Fibbers (Barfly York)

The Stranglers are pleased to announce a full UK tour in March 2012 the band have been busy in the studio writing and recording their seventeenth studio album which is due for release next year.…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
JUL
Derren Brown
Grand Opera House York

Derren Brown is a British illusionist and magician born in London England. While at university a show performed by hypnotist Martin Taylor inspired him to learn the art of illusion hypnosis and sleight of…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

24
JUL
Tom Jones
York Racecourse

Tom Jones may be approaching 70 but he shows little sign of slowing down. Born Thomas Jones Woodward in 1940 he was awarded an OBE by the Queen. He has had an extremely…

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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