What's on inDanby

Welcome to Danby

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

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Forthcoming events in Danby

Robin Hood and his Merry Men
Pickering Castle

Robin Hood and his band of merry men are feared by the richest of the land as they travel through Sherwood Forest stealing from the rich to give to the poor. When the evil Sheriff of Nottingham schemes to stop the outlaws…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Ormesby Hall

Take a trip down the rabbit hole with Chapterhouse Theatre Company this summer as they present the classic tale of Alices Adventures in Wonderland. Join Alice as she stumbles into the magical world of Wonderland and meet a whole host of colourful…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts


Tourist Attractions

Saltburn Miniature Railway

15 inch gauge miniature railway, running from Cat nab Station to Forest Halt.The Locomotive Prince Charles was introduced in 1953 and is operated solely by volunteers.Open: Easter Sunday ‐ end of SeptEvery Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday 1pm ‐ 5pmMain school holidays ‐ every day except…

The Moors National Park Centre

Visitor Centre for the North York Moors National Park. Includes exhibition, shop, tearoom, events, walks and education service.Open: Jan ‐ Feb, weekends only 11am ‐ 4pm except 14‐22 Feb, only dailyMarch, daily 11am ‐ 4pmApril ‐ Oct, daily 10am ‐ 5pmNov ‐ Dec, daily 11am ‐…

Saltburn Smugglers Heritage Centre

The award wining Saltburn Smugglers is set in ancient fishermen's cottages, which skillfully blends costumed characters with authentic sounds and smells. Follow the story of John Andrew 'King of the Smugglers' who found himself at the centre of the illicit trade 200 years ago. Opening Times:…

Chris Birkbeck International Rally School

Our rally driving girft vouchers make the ultimate gift for all ages. We have small groups, top instructors, real rallycars and a loose surface special stage. Lots of fun.Open: Throughout the year ‐ appointment required.Admission: Full day midweek £200.00, weekend £220.00, half day midweek…


Opened on the 28 June 1884, this is the oldest remaining waterbalance cliff lift in Britian. Height of the lift is 120ft; length of the track is 207ft, refurbished with stained glass. Links Saltburn pier, one of the few left inn the country, with the town.Open:…

Tocketts Mill

Tocketts Mill is a fully restored water‐driven corn mill and a Grade II listed building. It is one of the most complete mills in the country, with its four floors retaining the original machinery along with an extensive collection of equipment from other mills.Open: 2pm ‐…

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