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

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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07
JUL
The Wind in the Willows
Burnby Hall Gardens & Museum

This Christmas travel with us down the riverbank on an exhilarating journey with Wind in the Willows favourites Ratty Mole Badger and Todd.…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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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22
JUL
Comic COn
Castleford Civic Centre

This is a comic convention style event with trader tables on stage competitions eg costume contests displays and attractions eg sci fi and movie props etc special guest actors and authors food and drink. It is aimed at families…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01924 305830
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28
JUL
Clare Haley: Light of Yorkshire
York Fine Arts

With great delight York Fine Arts proudly announces its second solo exhibition of original paintings by British landscape artist Clare Haley. Clare Haley: Light of Yorkshire showcases a spellbinding collection of work that magnificently articulates the raw dramatic beauty of landscape and…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01904 634221
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04
AUG
Great Expectations
Burnby Hall Gardens & Museum

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Charles Dickens unforgettable story of love family and friendship set in the depths of Victorian England. From the haunting marshlands of Kent to the bustling streets of Victorian London this epic tale follows the fortunes of a young…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL:
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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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08
SEP
York Stage Musicals: Priscilla Queen of the Desert
Grand Opera House York

Based on the smash‐hit movie Priscilla Queen of the Desert: The Musical is the heart warming uplifting adventure of three friends Tick Bernadette and Adam a glamorous Sydney‐based performing trio who agree to take their show to the middle of the Australian…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: +44(0)1904 678714
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10
SEP
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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21
SEP
Country Superstars | Grand Opera House York
Grand Opera House York

The show features 10 Superstars including Patsy Cline Billie Jo Spears Kenny Rogers Willie Nelson and John DenverGlen Campbell Tammy Wynette and Garth Brooks and Johnny Cash.Each artist not only looks and sounds like the Country Star they portray these performers transform…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 713024
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22
SEP
An Evening Of Dirty Dancing | Grand Opera House Yo
Grand Opera House York

Now in its 7th record‐breaking year An Evening of Dirty Dancing: The Tribute Show is a 5 star homage to the greatest movie soundtrack of all time. The original concert celebration of the iconic music from the multi‐award winning soundtrack to Dirty…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713024
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24
SEP
York's Vintage and Creative Wedding Fair
Merchant Adventurers Hall

We are absolutely thrilled to be bringing our Yorks vintage and creative wedding fair back to the atmospheric Merchant Adventurers Hall Expect an eclectic array of vintage and vintage inspired wedding stands set in a building steeped in history. Alongside the…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 07824 559272
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27
SEP
Jackson Live
Grand Opera House York

Michael Jackson is not only remembered as one of the most influential artists of all time but many of todays artists have been inspired by his iconic style. His career spanned nearly five decades of music and he was continually at the…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713024
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28
SEP
The Dreamboys
Grand Opera House York

The Dreamboys are without a shadow of a doubt the UKs top male strip show perfect for a girls night out with all your friends. Their showcase is unquestionably the most famous male stripper act the UK has ever produced. With special…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713024
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16
OCT
A Judgement In Stone | Grand Opera House York
Grand Opera House York

Building on the phenomenal decade‐long success of The Agatha Christie Company Bill Kenwright presents a new production adapted from one of the most celebrated works of the writer often hailed as the successor to Agatha Christie. Eunice struggles to fit in. When…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713024
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31
OCT
John Mayall in Concert Grand Opera House York
Grand Opera House York

Regarded by many as blues most influential artist Johns band The Bluesbreakers launched the careers of many true legends including Eric Clapton Mick Fleetwood John McVie Peter Green and Mick Taylor.64 albums later and Johns captivating and authentic sound is still as…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 713024
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02
NOV
Greg Davies You Magnificent Beast
York Barbican Centre

Greg Davies You Magnificent Beast at York Barbican Centre in York on Thursday 02 November 2017. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Greg Davies You Magnificent Beast tickets so weve done the legwork for…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

04
NOV
The ELO Experience
Grand Opera House

In 2016 The ELO Experience will be celebrating their 10th year of bringing the music of Jeff Lynne and The Electric Light orchestra to the live stage.The ELO Experience are the worlds foremost tribute to The Electric Light Orchestra. With a sensational…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 713024
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10
NOV
The Chicago Blues Brother Back In Black | Grand Op
Grand Opera House York

The award‐winning spectacular is Europes biggest and best‐loved production of the Blues Brothers. The show is a high‐octane adrenaline‐pumping musical mash‐up that presents the best material from the original Blues Brothers movies and is jam‐packed full of songs by legends such as…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 713024
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13
NOV
Psychic Sally: Kisses To Heaven | Grand Opera Hous
Grand Opera House York

Sallys live psychic show is completely spontaneous; each show is unique and Sally herself doesnt know what the message will be on the night. Sally has to trust spirit and the messages that they give her. During the show Sally will pick…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Religious and Spiritual

TEL: 08448 713024
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05
DEC
The Simon & Garfunkel Story Grand Opera House York
Grand Opera House York

Direct from its success in Londons West End a sold out UK tour and standing ovations at every performance The Simon & Garfunkel Story is back Using huge projection photos and original film footage this 50 Anniversary Celebration also features a full…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 713024
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07
DEC
Mercury: The Ultimate Queen Tribute Band. Grand Op
Grand Opera House York

Winners of the National Tribute Awards 2013 Mercury have firmly established themselves as one of the worlds most authentic tributes to Queen. The show includes fantastic and authentic performances of the most popular Queen hits such as Bohemian Rhapsody Radio Ga Ga…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08448 713024
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19
JAN
Absolute Bowie
Fibbers York

Absolute Bowie: Celebrating the life of David BowieThere will only ever be one David Bowie he was unique in every way and an inspiration to millions. Absolute Bowie Europes Finest David Bowie Tribute continue to celebrate the life and music of the…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07515 352872
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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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