What's on inWhitby

Welcome to Whitby

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

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Forthcoming events in Whitby

15
MAY
Stewart Lee
Scarborough Spa

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: 16.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

17
MAY
Teddy Bears Picnic at The Grainary, Scarborough
The Grainary Farm Stay Bed & Breakfast and Country Tea Room

If you go out to the farm todayYoure sure of a big surprise.If you go out to the Grainary todayYoud better go in disguise. Todays the day The Grainary held a picnicThe Grainary in Harwood Dale is going to be holding a…

Location: 9.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01723 870026
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22
MAY
James
Open Air Theatre

English rock band James hail from Manchester and have been on the music scene since 1982. Perhaps best known for their success in the 1990s with singles such as Sit Down and Laid James have…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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: 15.4 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: 15.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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: 15.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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: 16.8 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: 15.4 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: 15.4 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: 15.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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: 15.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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: 15.4 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: 15.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
NOV
Jimmy Carr Funny Business
Scarborough Spa

Jimmy Carr Funny Business at Scarborough Spa in Scarborough on Saturday 07 November 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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: 16.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

Tourist Attractions


Esk Leisure

Esk Leisure ‐ golf course in Whitby, North Yorkshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01947 820550 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Esk Leisure golf courseclub.…

The Laughton Ltd

The Laughton Ltd Nightclub in Whitby, North Yorkshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01947 604162 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Whitby Abbey

Perched dramatically on the cliff top, Whitby Abbey is a magnificent reminder of the early church's power and dedication. It contained the shrine to the abbey's founder, St Hilda Hild during her lifetime, who died in AD680 and symbolised the continuing Christian tradition in the north. The abbey's…

Whitby Golf Club

Whitby Golf Club ‐ golf course in Whitby, North Yorkshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01947 600660 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Whitby Golf Club golf courseclub.…

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