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

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27
APR
The Wizard of Oz
Grand Opera House York

By L. Frank BaumWith Music and Lyrics by Harold Arlen & E. Y. HarburgBackground Music by Herbert StothartSomewhere over the rainbow way up hightheres a land that I heard ofonce in a lullabyThe Technicolor classic that takes the whole family to the…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01904 678705
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01
MAY
Speed Dating in York
Banyan

Speed Dating in YorkHow Speed Dating in York worksWhen you arrive at the speed dating venue for Speed Dating in York you will be greeted by our friendly professional hosts. They will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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08
MAY
Grand Opera House, York: The Kite Runner
Grand Opera House

There is a way to be good again.Following an outstanding West End Run this unforgettable theatrical tour de force comes to venues around the UK.Based on Khaled Hosseinis international bestselling novel this haunting tale of friendship which spans cultures and continents follows…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01904 678700
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12
MAY
York Does Vintage
St Sampson's Centre

Another full weekend of vintage in York just in time to get your summer wardrobeCome and find us at our BRAND NEW LOCATION St Sampsons Centre on Church Street smack in the middle of YorkExpect a fab vintage tearoom live…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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14
MAY
Grand Opera House, York: The Play That Goes Wrong
Grand Opera House

The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society are putting on a 1920s murder mystery but as the title suggests everything that can go wrong does As the accident prone thesps battle on against all the odds to reach their final curtain call hilarious…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01904 678714
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22
MAY
Grand Opera House, York: John Finnemore's Flying V
Grand Opera House

With the help of special guests from Souvenir Programme John will be performing brand new sketches some old favourites and ‐ unless someone can stop him ‐ quite possibly a song. Plus a live stage appearance from Cabin Pressures Arthur Shappey: the…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01904 678714
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23
MAY
Psychic Sally - Kisses to Heaven
Grand Opera House

Sally is one of the Uks most successful touring acts and has been wowing audiences across the country for the past 9 years.Sallys jaw dropping show has attracted amazed reviews from theatre goers and psychic fans. The messages from beyond come thick…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01904 678714
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24
MAY
Grand Opera House, York: Abba Mania
Grand Opera House

ABBA Mania is now accepted as the worlds number one touring ABBA tribute production.It is just over 40 years since ABBA won Eurovision and now its your chance to thank ABBA for the musicABBA Mania is now accepted as the worlds number…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01904 678714
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25
MAY
Grand Opera House, York: Brian Conley
Grand Opera House

The multi‐talented and irrepressible Brian Conley returns to the stage with his brand new show Still The Greatest Entertainer ‐ In His Price Range. Featuring brand new comedy sketches and songs alongside some of his best‐known material from stage and screen. Hurry…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01904 678714
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29
MAY
Grand Opera House, York: Summer Holiday
Grand Opera House

The hit 1960s film starring Cliff Richard is now the feel‐good musical of the year Daily Mail.Ray Quinn stars in the happiest musical around alongside 70s legend Bobby Crush as JerryIn 1963 Cliff Richard and the Shadows took off on a joyous…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01904 678714
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01
JUN
Hot Air Balloon Rides - Yorkshire Experiences
Yorkshire

Enjoy a hot air balloon ride across Yorkshire on this hot air balloon ride experience.Further information:https:sites.google.comviewhot‐air‐balloon‐experiencesGift vouchers:http:tidd.lyf8681898Balloon rides take place at dawn or dusk and the whole experience lasts around 3‐4 hours. Your pilot will give you a full safety briefing and…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: Seew ebsite
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16
JUN
Grand Opera House, York: The Dreamboys
Grand Opera House

The Dreamboys featuring Jake Quickenden.The Dreamboys are back and hotter than ever with a brand new show and UK tour for 2018 only this time they are bringing a special guest celebrity performer with them. The gorgeous Jake Quickenden from the hit…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01904 678714
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24
JUN
Grand Opera House York - Sun Records - The Concert
Grand Opera House York

The label that brought you Elvis Presley Jerry Lee Lewis Johnny Cash Roy Orbison Carl Perkins Rufus Thomas and scores more rockin pioneers comes to life live on stage.Revisit the recording studio where the distinctive Sun sound was crafted by musical visionary…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01904 678705
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25
JUN
Shakespeare's Rose Theatre
Shakespeare's Rose Theatre

More than 400 years ago the first audiences for Shakespeares plays enjoyed an experience that was as intimate as it was exciting crowded in close to the actors and the action in a small theatre in the bustling city of London. In…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01653 619169
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27
JUN
Grand Opera House, York: Peppa Pigs Adventure
Grand Opera House

Peppa Pig and friends are back in the brand new live show Peppa Pigs Adventure Join Peppa as she gets ready to go on an exciting camping trip to the woods with her school friends including Pedro Pony Suzy Sheep and…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01904 678714
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29
JUN
Grand Opera House, York: Some Guys
Grand Opera House

Some Guys Have All The Luck is a brand new theatrical production celebrating the career of one of rocks greatest icons Rod Stewart ‐ from street busker through to international superstarPaul Metcalfe delivers an authentic and charismatic performance assuming the persona of…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01904 678714
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30
JUN
Grand Opera House, York: Boot Led Zeppelin
Grand Opera House

Celebrating Led Zeppelins 50th AnniversaryBoot‐Led‐Zeppelin offers the definitive tribute to one of the worlds most legendary rock bands Led Zeppelin.To mark Led Zeppelins 50th anniversary Boot‐Led‐Zeppelin have put together their most ambitious production to date. From the laser pyramid to the flaming…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01904 678714
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09
JUL
The Case of the Frightened Lady
Grand Opera House

Building on the phenomenal decade‐long success of The Agatha Christie Company comes a new thrilling chapter from the king of the detective thriller Edgar Wallace.When Inspector Tanner is called in to investigate a ruthless murder at Marks Priory the grand ancestral home…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01904 678714
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16
JUL
An Evening with David Sedaris UK Tour 2018
York Barbican Centre

Leading US Humorist Best selling author and Triple Grammy Award nominee David Sedaris is coming to London for his 2018 UK tour supporting the release of his new book of essays Calypso.Known for his sardonic wit and his social satires and critiques…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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25
JUL
An Evening with Sir Ranulph Fiennes
Grand Opera House York

Named by the Guinness Book of Records as the worlds greatest living explorer Sir Ranulph Fiennes has spent his life in pursuit of extreme adventure risking life and limb in some of the most ambitious private expeditions ever undertaken.Amongst his many record‐breaking…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01904 678705
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26
JUL
Grand Opera House, York: The Carpenters Story
Grand Opera House

This highly acclaimed production continues to captivate audiences across the UK with its spectacular re‐creation of the classic songbook that made The Carpenters a legend in the world of popular music.The outstanding vocal talents of Claire Furley and pianist artistic director…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01904 678714
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23
AUG
Grand Opera House, York: The Drifters
Grand Opera House

The Drifters are back on the road in the UK performing their classic hits from the last six decades.The legendary group have been inducted into the Rock & Roll of fame performed for the President of the United States and listed among…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01904 678714
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24
AUG
Grand Opera House, York: Islands In The Stream
Grand Opera House

Enjoy the songs of the Queen and King of country music ‐ Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers.Leave your 9 to 5 worries at the door and get ready for a night in the company of Country Music RoyaltyThis thigh‐slapping stage show brings…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01904 678714
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25
AUG
Grand Opera House, York
Grand Opera House

One Night of Queen is a spectacular live concert recreating the look sound pomp and showmanship of arguably the greatest rock band of all time. This show will ROCK youIn 2000 Gary Mullen won ITVs Stars In Their Eyes Live Grand Final…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01904 678714
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23
SEP
Grand Opera House, York: Joan Armatrading
Grand Opera House

As the very first UK female singersongwriter to gain international success Joan Armatrading has spent the last 45 years touring and recording.2018 brings Joan into her 46th year in music and only the second time that she will be performing a tour…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01904 678714
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29
SEP
Grand Opera House,York: Dracula: The Bloody Truth
Grand Opera House

Dracula: The Bloody Truth is the smash hit hilarious comedy revealing the true story of the famous Count.Taking you on a journey across Europe from the sinister Transylvanian mountains to the awkwardly charming seaside town of Whitby and into the world of…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01904 678714
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08
OCT
Grand Opera House, York: Ross Noble
Grand Opera House

Dirty Dancing is back Exploding with heart‐pounding music breathtaking emotion and sensationally sexy dancing.Seen by millions across the globe this worldwide smash hit tells the classic story of Baby and Johnny two fiercely independent young spirits from different worlds who come together…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01904 678714
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24
OCT
Grand Opera House York - The Goon Show
Grand Opera House York

From the producers of the critically acclaimed 50th Anniversary Tour of Round the Horne comes another radio comedy classic live on stage.In 1951 the landscape of British comedy changed dramatically when The Goon Show burst onto the airwaves of the BBC Home…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01904 678705
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26
OCT
The Sensational 60's Experience
Grand Opera House York

Without doubt the most explosive 60s show touring the UK for one night only.With a brand new production for 2018 ‐ The Sensational 60s Experience. Six legendary names take to the stage and deliver to you a night never to be forgotten.…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01904 678705
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02
NOV
QUEEN EXTRAVAGANZA TOUR 2018
York Barbican

Queen Extravaganza described by the legendary Roger Taylor himself as A rock celebration in the Royal tradition and designed to enable new fans and old to celebrate the music of Queen ‐ will play 17 shows across the UK from October…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08712 200260
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Tourist Attractions


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…

Beningbrough Hall and Gardens

York's county house and garden, this imposing Georgian Mansion was built in 1716 and contains one of the most empressive baroque interiors in England. Exceptional wood carving, an unusual central corridor running the full length of the house, and over 100 pictures on loan from the National…

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…

Castle Howard

Castle Howard really is a magical place that has something for everyone, with many visitors returning time and time again. Set dramatically between two lakes, this 18th‐century palace designed by Sir John Vanbrugh, is one of England's most beautiful historic houses. It has been the home…

National Railway Museum

Discover over 300 years of history and over a million wonderful objects.Marvel at iconic locomotives, watch engineering work in progress in the Workshop, browse our object‐filled Warehouse, or let off steam in the outdoor play area.…

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