What's On In Yorkshire
29th July to 4th August 2017
Great Yorkshire Fringe
21st July to 13th August
The Parliament Street Family Feastival will present a summer season of family shows and live music, while retaining the street food stalls, each now with their own “garden space” on the Parliament Street village green.
Offshore: Artists Explore the Sea
Saturday 1 April - Monday 28 August
Artists John Akomfrah, Tacita Dean, China Mieville, Martin Parr and Marielle Neudecker feature in a new exhibition of internationally renowned artists, writers, scientists and filmakers curated by Invisible Dust.
Exploring sea-related themes, including monster myths, local fishing communities, Hull's role as a maritime city and the implications of climate change, Offshore includes ambitious new art commmissions that relate to the museums' collections.
30th July, 5th August, 13th August
Suitable for all the family these cruises last for approximately three hours and allow people to immerse themselves in the wonders of nature with awe inspiring views of the rugged Yorkshire coastline, “up front and personal” encounters with a range of fish and marine mammals such as seals and porpoises, and take a front row seat in the spectacular sea bird arena underneath the 400-feet high chalk cliffs at Bempton and Flamborough Head where 250,000 seabirds set up their home for the summer.
29th and 20th July
Atlas Festival is coming to the UK on the 29th and 30th July 2017! Atlas is a celebration of music, food, drinks, and entertainment from around the world. Appealing to globetrotters, seasoned travellers, those with a love of dreaming of faraway lands or those who just want to experience a festival showcasing something a little different.
There are several countries to explore, and with over 60 different classes, workshops, musicians, performers, inspirational speakers, outdoor activities, films, and secret areas to keep you entertained all weekend, there really is something for everyone. Featuring jazz, world music, pop, rock, drum ‘n’ bass, indie, hip hop, rap, techno, r‘n’b, dance, electronic, plus plenty more genres, Atlas really does have music to tickle most ears.
28th to 30th July
The Bradford Festival brings a vibrant, colourful and multicultural programme of the very best international, British and local theatre, art, music and dance right into the heart of the Bradford.
The festival runs from 4-9pm Friday, 12-9pm Saturday and 12-8pm Sunday, 28-30 July.
The Bradford Festival is mostly staged in Bradford's multi-award winning public space, City Park.
29th & 30th July
Join us at our outdoor markets in the picturesque 12th century ruins of Kirkstall Abbey. With over 40 unique stalls each day you can enjoy a Saturday or Sunday afternoon browsing hand-made crafts and local produce from across Yorkshire in a glorious setting whilst supporting your local businesses. Kirkstall Abbey Markets run one weekend per month between March and November from 12 noon to 3pm