What's on inSelby


Welcome to Selby

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

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Forthcoming events in Selby

07
MAY
York Does Vintage
Merchant adventurer's Hall

So its the 6th year of York Does Vintage how did that happen The first fair of the season is always a great day a lovely excuse to blow the cobwebs away brave the winter and have a fun day…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07824 559272
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11
MAY
Aled Jones
Grand Opera House York

Welsh singer Aled Jones was born in 1970 and started his singing career aged 9 in Bangor Cathedral choir. Most famed for his cover version of Walking in the Air from Channel 4s The Snowman…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

12
MAY
French Property Exhibition, Yorkshire
Wetherby Racecourse

Dont miss The French Property Exhibition in Wetherby Yorkshire; a one‐stop shop for anyone considering buying a property in France. It is the perfect place to go for information and inspiration and visitors will be surprised at how affordable it can…

Location: 15.6 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL:
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13
MAY
Thank You For The Music
Grand Opera House York

The worlds favourite ABBA and Bee Gees concert show is coming to town with an all‐new sequin‐spangled production.Including a fabulous celebration of Robin Gibbs chart‐busting career enjoy the most authoritative spectacular ever: Mamma Mia Stayin Alive Dancing Queen Night Fever How Deep…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713024
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14
MAY
King of Pop - The Legend Continues
Grand Opera House York

This incredible production stars the worlds leading MJ tribute artist Navi who is joined by Michael Jacksons iconic guitarist ‐ Jennifer Batten.Jennifer was Michaels right‐hand woman on three sell‐out world tours. She was initially hand‐picked to play on the Bad Tour…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713024
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14
MAY
King of Pop - The Legends Continues UK Tour 2017
Grand Opera House

Introducing Navi the man that has been chosen by Hollywood to portray Michael Jackson in an upcoming Lifetime TV movie about the star is bringing his incredible tribute show King Of Pop featuring Jacksons very own guitarist to the UK this Spring.…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 02072 843444
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14
MAY
York Theatre Royal's North Yorkshire Coastal Walk
York Theatre Royal

We would like to invite you to join us on a sponsored walk along the beautiful North Yorkshire coastline to raise funds for our next large‐scale community production Everything is Possible. This event will take place on Sunday 14th May. We will…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +441904 715460
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15
MAY
Joe Longthorne
Grand Opera House York

Currently residing in his adopted home of Blackpool Joe Longthorne is still a hugely popular and inspirational performer. Now watched by many on Royal Variety Performances he first rose to fame after his success on…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

17
MAY
Remembering Fred
Grand Opera House York

We are delighted to announce that Strictly Come Dancing stars Aljaz and Janette will be bringing Remembering Fred on tour.Get ready to step back in time and relive special moments from the career of dancing extraordinaire Fred Astaire. The Remembering Fred Tour…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: +44(0)1904 678714
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18
MAY
Chas & Dave 2017
Grand Opera House York

Following on from the release of their brand new album Thats What Happens on Warner Brothers Records which reached the top 20 and their headlining performance at The Royal Variety Show 2013.Chas & Dave began writing and performing songs together in 1972…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713024
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19
MAY
Iconic The Show
Grand Opera House York

A full cast of incredible singers dancers and formidable band blast their way through some of the most recognisable music everDavid Bowie Tina Turner ACDC Prince Elvis and Paul McCartney to name a few of the legendary performers who have made the…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713024
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19
MAY
Test Event
The Grove

Former Nunnery dating back to 1700s this place is electricStocking Gate South Kirby WF9 3QFCome and spend the evening with two of the uks top psychic Mediums Andrew Beasley and Gray Davies. Tickets are £10.00To book your ticket telephone Joanne on 01977…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 07710 824989
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20
MAY
William Shakespeare's Long Lost First Play (abridg
Grand Opera House York

In a better‐late‐than‐never nod to the Bards 400th anniversary the bad boys of abridgement present this new play by the man himself as discovered in a Leicester car park The show mercifully abridged by the RSC from its full hundred hour running…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713024
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21
MAY
Cyclist Track day (York)
York Sport Cycle Circuit

Tickets cost £65 and include entry for the day drinks and lunch and a Cyclist goody bag worth over £50. Places are limited so be sure to get in quick A list of brands attending are belowBianchi CannondaleCanyonColnago Lightweight LookScott Specialized…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02079 076424
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22
MAY
Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre - National Theatre /
Grand Opera House York

The National Theatre and Bristol Old Vic present this innovative re‐imagining of Charlotte Bronts masterpiece directed by Sally Cookson.Theatre at its most imaginative.Daily MailThis innovative re‐imagining of Charlotte Bronts masterpiece is a collaboration between the National Theatre and Bristol Old Vic and…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: +44(0)1904 678714
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26
MAY
Powerfest
York Raceway

Year 4 for Powerfest at York Raceway. As keen dubbers we are committed to bringing a VW show with a drag strip to the north of England. York Raceway is the only designated drag strip in the north and one…

Location: 11.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08435 573940
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30
MAY
La Cage Aux Folles
Grand Opera House York

Following a sell out West End and Broadway production Brighton Theatre Group present La Cage Aux Folles.With a heart touching tale of one familys struggle to stay together and ultimately stay fabulous and true to…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

02
JUN
Something to Smile About
Hatfield Outdoor Activity Centre

STSA is held at Hatfield Outdoor Activity Centre Also Known as Hatfield Marina and Hatfield Water Park. The venue is ideally situated just off of the M180 it is close to local amenities is perfect for disabled visitors and families and has…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07544 034552
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02
JUN
Something to Smile About: Performing Arts Festival
Hatfield Outdoor Activity Centre

Voted for and Shortlisted in the UK Fetsival Awards 2016 Best Family Festival Category.What to expect:Being a campsite all year round there is on site a large toilet and shower block and water access points across the site.Also on site are a…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07544 034552
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07
JUN
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Grand Opera House York
Grand Opera House York

Created by Jonathan Rockefeller the critically acclaimed production of The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show will feature a menagerie of 75 enchanting puppets during a magical 60‐minute show that faithfully adapts four of Eric Carles best loved books for the stage: The Artist…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08448 713024
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09
JUN
Talking Heads by Alan Bennett
Joseph Rowntree Theatre

Her Big Chance A Chip in the Sugar and Soldiering On are each brought to life by a brand new director. Support some of Yorks best emerging talent whilst enjoying the prose one of the UKs best writers.Friday 9 June at 19.30Saturday…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07927 026071
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14
JUN
Jimmy Carr: The Best Of, Ultimate, Gold, Greatest
Grand Opera House York

Jimmy is gathering a selection of his very best jokes along with brand new material for the ultimate comedy show.A man who has devoted his life to crafting perfect jokes and has left a trail of laughter in his wake Jimmy Carrs…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713024
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15
JUN
Reginald D Hunter
Grand Opera House York

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: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

21
JUN
One Night Of Queen
Grand Opera House York

One Night of Queen is the impressively accurate touring stage show tribute to Queen. Brian Mullen and the Works are behind the talent and since winning Stars In Their Eyes in 2000 Mullen has been…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

28
JUN
Gypsy
Grand Opera House York

Gypsy is based on the true life memoirs of legendary burlesque entertainer Gypsy Rose Lee it tells the tale of Momma Rose and her two daughters Baby June and Louise trekking across America in their family vaudeville act. But times are…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: +44(0)1904 678714
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13
JUL
Let's Twist Again | Grand Opera House York
Grand Opera House York

A full company of critically acclaimed artistes and musicians deliver a show that combines great music fun and laughter with the greatest hits of Elvis Dusty Lulu The Beatles Sandie Shaw The Drifters Frankie Valli Cilla and more to ensure a brilliant…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713024
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20
JUL
Elkie Brooks
Grand Opera House York

Lancashire lass Elkie Brooks began her professional career as a singer at the age of 15. In the 1960s she supported The Beatles at their Christmas Show in London and her profile began to rise…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

21
JUL
The Johnny Cash Roadshow | Grand Opera House York
Grand Opera House York

The UKs No1 Tribute fronted by respected singersongwriter Clive John with The Spirit Band re‐create with astounding accuracy and truly capture the essence of what it was like to be at a real Cash show Featuring Amanda Stone as June Carter and…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 713024
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09
AUG
Joe McElderry - Gloria | Grand Opera House York
Grand Opera House York

This not‐to‐be‐missed concert will see Joe joined live on stage by X Factors Lloyd Daniels and Any Dream Will Do runners up Keith Jack and Ben James‐Ellis who have all like Joe featured in the musical phenomenon Joseph and the Technicolor Dreamcoat.…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713024
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11
AUG
The Tiger Who Came To Tea | Grand Opera House York
Grand Opera House York

A musical play adapted and directed by David Wood based on the book by Judith Kerr direct from a smash‐hit West End season.Following a smash‐hit West End season the tea‐guzzling tiger is back on the road in this delightful family show; packed…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 08448 713024
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Tourist Attractions


3 Soups In A Bowl Ltd

Bowling at 3 Soups In A Bowl Ltd in Tadcaster, North Yorkshire. Contact venue on 01904744547 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Balloon Rides Ltd

Hot Air Balloons at Balloon Rides Ltd in Selby, North Yorkshire. Contact venue on 01757 288888 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Boothferry Golf Club

Boothferry Golf Club ‐ golf course in Goole, North Humberside. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01430 430364 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Boothferry Golf Club golf courseclub.…

Bowl N Fun

Bowling at Bowl N Fun in Selby, North Yorkshire. Contact venue on 01757 707074 for opening times and entrance costs.…

J C Scutt

J C Scutt ‐ golf course in York, North Yorkshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01904 448889 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at J C Scutt golf courseclub.…

Premier

SnookerPool Hall at Premier in Selby, North Yorkshire. Contact venue on 01757 702244 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

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