What's on inScarborough

Welcome to Scarborough

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

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Forthcoming events in Scarborough

06
JUN
Counterfeit Sixties Show
Spa & Royal Hall

Re‐live the sounds of the swinging sixties as Britains No. 1 tribute show brings alive the magic of the sixties with their tribute to over twenty five bands of that era. The show encompasses everything from that period from the clothes that…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01262 678258
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13
JUN
Boyzone
Open Air Theatre

Formed by Louis Walsh in 1993 the Boyzone lads responded to an advert in the media for members of a new boy band to rival TakeThat. Keith Duffy Mikey Graham Shane Lynch Ronan Keating and…

Location: 1.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

20
JUN
The Vamps
Open Air Theatre

The Vamps are without a doubt the new band on everyone's lips.They have been causing a stir everywhere they go with legions of fans following and pandemonium at every turn. Now they announce their first…

Location: 1.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
JUN
Celebrate Father's Day
The Grainary

The Grainary Farm brings you another Family Fun Day in Harwood Dale Scarborough.June is all about Fathers. We love them. Without them where would we beSunday 21st June at 12pm come along witness a working farm in action meet some of the…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01723 870026
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27
JUN
Nostalgia Weekend
Sledmere House and Gardens

2 days to immerse yourself in the Britain of times gone by. Music living history displays trade stands and re‐enactments primarily based around the 1940s and 1950s also childrens activities and vintage games.Large display of vintage toy train sets in the…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01377 236637
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27
JUN
Last Night of the Proms
Open Air Theatre

The Last Night of the Proms is the culmination of the BBCs 8 week summer concert season. Having celebrated the classics with concerts and other events the last night is a flamboyant finale in Londons…

Location: 1.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

05
JUL
Stately Home Charity Car Boot Sale
Sledmere Park

Over 100 stalls selling a variety of goods from antiques to toys clothing to furniture. Proceeds will be shared between the Yorkshire Air Ambulance and the Sledmere charities including St Marys Church Sledmere Sledmere Primary School Sledmere Village Hall and the…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 01377 236637
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10
JUL
Alan Carr
Scarborough Spa

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: 0.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

10
JUL
Jessie J
Open Air Theatre

London born and raised singer and songwriter Jessie J continues her rise to stardom adding to her various awards and nominations for her music including 2011 Critics Choice BRIT Award and the BBCs Sound of…

Location: 1.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

18
JUL
McBusted
Open Air Theatre

British supergroup McBusted were formed ‐ unsurprisingly ‐ from successful boy bands McFly and Busted in 2013 and their original 11‐date tour increased to 34 dates throughout April and June 2014. The group have also…

Location: 1.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
JUL
Tom Jones
Open Air Theatre

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: 1.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
AUG
Teddy Bears' Picnic
Sledmere House and Gardens

Teddy Bear Treasure Hunt around the Gardens; follow the clues from one bear to the next to see if you can find all the hiding teddies. Complete the answer sheet and collect a treat in the Shop on your way home.Face…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01377 236637
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14
AUG
UB40
Open Air Theatre

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: 1.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
AUG
Jimmy Carr
Bridlington Spa Centre

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: 16.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

28
AUG
Jimmy Carr Funny Business
Bridlington Spa

Jimmy Carr Funny Business at Bridlington Spa live on Friday 28 August 2015 in Bridlington Yorkshire. For tickets to see Jimmy Carr Funny Business at Bridlington Spa see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

29
AUG
Blue
Open Air Theatre

Blue at Open Air Theatre in Scarborough on Saturday 29 August 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: 1.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
AUG
Scouting for Girls
Open Air Theatre

Signing with Epic Records back in 2007 prior to the release of their first single Its Not About You Scouting For Girls will be playing to a sell‐out crowd thanks in part to their huge…

Location: 1.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
OCT
Tim Vine
Bridlington Spa

Tim Vine is an English actor writer and comedian. Famed for his quick‐fire wit and stand‐up routine his puns and his one‐liners Vine also held the 2004 world record for the most jokes told in…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

25
OCT
Children's Halloween & Pumpkin Hunt
Sledmere House and Gardens

Pumpkin trail around the Walled Garden face painting spooky Halloween crafts and outdoor lawn games. Fancy dress recommended.…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01377 236637
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27
OCT
Pumpkin Trail
Sledmere House and Gardens

Pumpkin Trail around the Walled Garden. Use your answer sheet and see if you can find all the pumpkins hidden within the Walled Garden then collect a treat in the Shop.…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01377 236637
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31
OCT
Brand New Family Science Show
Scarborough Spa

Performances at 2.30 pm and 7 pm.Get closer to the action than ever before as this interactive and explosive family show takes you behind the scenes of your favourite films to discover the science and secrets of creating movie magic. Join our…

Location: 0.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01702 351135
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11
NOV
Bill Bailey
Scarborough Spa

One of the funniest live comics doing the rounds Bill Bailey manages to combine comedy and music to perfection. Following on from last years sell‐out shows Bill has announced his new tour for his…

Location: 0.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

16
NOV
The Vaccines
Bridlington Spa

Following the recent announcement of their Brixton Academy headline show and their support slots on the Arctic Monkeys arena tour The Vaccines have announced a run of U.K. headline shows. The bands debut album What…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
NOV
An Evening with Noel Fielding
Scarborough Spa

An Evening with Noel Fielding at Scarborough Spa in Scarborough on Saturday 21 November 2015. 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 online…

Location: 0.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

13
FEB
Paddy McGuinness
Bridlington Spa

Patrick Joseph Paddy McGuinness is a British standup comedian actor and TV personality who found fame after appearing with comedian Peter Kay in the hit show Phoenix Nights creating his own spin‐off series Max and…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

05
AUG
Sarah Millican
Bridlington Spa

Sarah Millican is a successful English stand‐up comedienne from South Shields. Her profile on the comedy scene first increased after winning the if.comedy award in 2008 at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. She is now…

Location: 16.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

Tourist Attractions


Scarborough Castle

Situated at the edge of a cliff along the North Yorkshire coast, a naturally defended area and a perfect look out spot, Scarborough Castle still dominates the town and harbour some 300 ft below. The silhouette of Scarborough Castle's dramatic, 12th‐century structure conceals over 2,500 years of…

Scarborough Sea Life and Marine Sanctuary

Welcome to Sea Life ‐ a network of marine life aquariums stretching across much of Europe. Each of our attractions offers a unique insight into the lives of a myriad creatures from shrimps to sharks. Meet some of the tough nuts of the seas in an…

Adelphi Leisure Services

SnookerPool Hall at Adelphi Leisure Services in Malton, North Yorkshire. Contact venue on 07860 364477 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

Ganton Golf Club Ltd

Ganton Golf Club Ltd ‐ golf course in Scarborough, North Yorkshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01944 710329 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Ganton Golf Club Ltd golf courseclub.…

Filey Golf Club

Filey Golf Club ‐ golf course in Filey, North Yorkshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01723 513293 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Filey Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Scarborough South Cliff Golf Club Ltd

Scarborough South Cliff Golf Club Ltd ‐ golf course in Scarborough, North Yorkshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01723 365150 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Scarborough South Cliff Golf Club Ltd golf courseclub.…

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