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

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: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
APR
Hattie Briggs
Pocklington Arts Centre

Introducing Hattie Briggs a 21 year‐old singer‐songwriter who was nominated for the 2014 BBC Radio 2 Young Folk Award performing as part of the show at The Royal Albert Hall live on BBC Radio 2.She has since had 3 consecutive singles in…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01759 301547
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10
APR
Sex in Suburbia
Grand Opera House

Book an unforgettable date with the hit comedy of the yearClaire Sweeney stars in and co‐writes this brand new comedy about dating men and finding Mr Right.From the producers of Hot Flush.Written by Claire Sweeney and Mandy Muden.Direct from rave reviews and…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713024
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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: 12.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
APR
Twelve Angry Men
Grand Opera House York

Tom Conti Jeff Fahey William Gaminara and Robert Vaughn lead a star cast in ‘the classiest most intelligent drama in the West End’ – Sunday Telegraph.  Twelve jurors have murder on their minds and a…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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: 11.2 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: 11.2 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: 12.3 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: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
APR
Extreme Stunt Show
Racecourse

Awesome Monster Trucks High Flying Motorbikes & BMX teams battle it out as BIG AIR is the name of the game this summer as our boys hit the air flying Youll be keeping your feet firmly on level ground as the…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08444 771000
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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: 11.2 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: 11.2 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: 12.3 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: 11.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

10
MAY
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: 12.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01423 561431
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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: 11.2 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: 12.3 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: 12.6 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: 11.2 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: 0.5 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: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

06
JUN
Something To Smile About 2015
Thornensians RUFC

Something to Smile About 2015 is a 1 day festival to be held at the Thornensians Rugby Ground in Thorne Doncaster.Thorne Charity events use live entertainment to raise money and awareness for various Charities and Local Community Projects.The benefactors from this event…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07544 034552
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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: 11.2 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: 12.2 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: 12.2 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: 11.2 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: 12.2 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: 12.3 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: 12.2 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: 11.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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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