What's on inElvington

Welcome to Elvington

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

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Forthcoming events in Elvington

05
MAR
Trio Da Kali
NCEM

The new generation of griot soul The three musicians of Trio Da Kali hail from the Mande culture of Mali from a heritage of distinguished griots the caste of specialist hereditary musical artisans. Aiming to showcase neglected repertoires and performance styles of…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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05
MAR
Sleaford Mods
The Duchess York

Sleaford Mods at The Duchess York in York on Thursday 05 March 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…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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: 6.6 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: 6.1 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: 6.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
MAR
UK Foo Fighters Tribute
Fibbers (Barfly York)

UK Foo Fighters Tribute at Fibbers Barfly York in York on Saturday 14 March 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: 6.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
MAR
Lonely the Brave
Fibbers (Barfly York)

Lonely the Brave at Fibbers Barfly York in York on Sunday 15 March 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Lonely the Brave tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

18
MAR
Stephen Sondheim's A Little Night Music
Joseph Rowntree Theatre

The Company that brought you Aspects of Love presents: A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC.By Stephen Sondheim.Directed by Paul Laidlaw.Wed ‐ Sat eve 7.30pm.Sat Mat 2.30pm.Youre invited to a weekend in the countryElegant and bewitching actress Desire Armfeldt invites you to her…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01904 612961
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20
MAR
Paul Weller
York Barbican Centre

Famed for his success with the band The Jam from 1976‐82 Paul Weller is considered to be a successful national rather than international musician. His lyrics are rooted in British culture and he is often…

Location: 6.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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: 6.6 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: 6.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 542757
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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: 6.5 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: 6.1 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: 6.7 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: 6.1 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: 6.1 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: 6.6 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: 6.1 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: 6.1 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: 6.1 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: 6.1 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: 6.1 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: 6.6 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: 7 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: 6.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
MAY
Absolute Blondie
The Riverside

Looking forward to a fantastic night at THE RIVERSIDE with the Ultimate tribute to Blondie ‐ ABSOLUTE BLONDIE This hit packed show features all the Blondie songs you know and love plus the trademark Debbie Harry costumes. With both the MUSIC and…

Location: 10.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01757 700756
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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: 6.1 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: 6.1 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: 6.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713024
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13
JUN
Scampston Hall's Big Vintage Weekend
Scampston Hall

Grab your trilbies don your best frock shine up your chassis and put 13 and 14 June 2015 in your diary Scampston Halls Big Vintage Weekend is back for a THIRD year Set in the picturesque lakesaide gardens of the regency Scampston…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01423 561431
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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…

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…

York Minster

One of Europe's finest cathedrals, in the heart of Northern England. From Roman times to the present day the site on which York Minster stands has been at the very centre of England's religious and political life. 'The Story of the Minster through the Ages' is…

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