March Events Yorkshire 2023 Great Days Out in Yorkshire

Fire and Light Festival harrogate

Harrogate Fire and Light Festival

24th to 26th March 2022
A magical fire and light trail through the Valley Gardens of Harrogate. The Experience is for all ages – to be enjoyed by everyone. As the world opens up around us explore an elemental experience through the Valley Gardens. Step onto a trail of discovery and reimagine the natural world around us. A magical feast for the senses that will transform the centre of Harrogate.

Mothers Day 27th March 2022

Mothers Day 2022 in Yorkshire

27th March 2022
Traditional and alternative ideas for fabulous days out on Mothers Day with your mum, grandma, auntie or whoever fulfills the role of mum for you.

Cinema at Sheffield Adventure Film Festival

SHAFF! Sheffield Adventure Film Festival

18th to 20th March 2022
Shaff, the Sheffield Adventure Film Festival, is an annual event showcasing the best in adventure, travel and extreme sports films from the around the world.

York Ice Trail sculpture

York Ice Trail

5th & 6th March 2022
The UK’s biggest outdoor Ice Trail will be returning for more frosty and fantastical fun on the 5th and 6th March 2022 with a range of magnificent ice sculptures set to transform York’s city centre.

thomas the tank Engine at Whistestop Valley

Day Out With Thomas at whistlestop Valley

12th March 2022
Peep peep! Join Thomas & Friends for a day of family fun. Take a train ride with Thomas, meet Sir Topham Hatt and join Sodor Station Sweepers Rusty & Dusty for a trainload of excitement!

Ilkley Take Over

Ilkley Family Takeover

26th March 2022
Say goodbye to winter and welcome in the Spring on Saturday 26th March as Ilkley’s streets will be brought to life with a free, outdoor celebration for the whole family. Bring your loved ones and discover giant puppets, sword fighting, music, story explorer trails, live window painting and much more.

Huddersfield Literature Festival

Huddersfield Literature Festival

24th March to 3rd April 2022
Book Trails, cookery demonstrations, online author talks, writing workshops - all the usal fabulous Huddersfield Literature Festival events coming to a screen in your home.

Steam Train at KWVR steam gala

Keighley and Worth Valley Railway Steam Gala

11th to 13th March 2022
You’ll be able to ride behind our guest locomotives and our home fleet across the three days, with intensive passenger service running on the railway. Across the traction-packed weekend, there’ll be a goods train demonstration and special double-headed trains.

Huddersfield Literature Festival

The Awakening Hull

18th and 19th March 2022
Celebrating the movement from Winter to Spring, our great city’s maritime identity, heritage, folklore and mythology, our relationship to the environment, and as we move from the Pandemic into more normal times, we welcome everyone to join us back in the City Centre on the streets and in our venues to experience a magical and entertaining experience as you explore the City Centre and Old Town into the evening.

Promo poster

Our City Festival - York

27th March 2022
Our City Festival: One Community Many Voices A festival for all York residents, groups and communities. A chance to come together as one, to have a collective voice. The event will include vibrant content; Speakers, music, dance, theatre, art and much more.

Witches and wizards

Haworth's Day of Witches and Wizards

19th March 2022
It may be midwinter but happiness can be found even in the darkest of times. Dress up to be a little scary and brilliant and enjoy a spellbinding day packed with magic and fun. Follow the map and collect all the stamps to uncover surprising and unexpected happenings amongst Haworth’s atmospheric streets..

Harrogate beer festival logo

Harrogate Beer Festival

11th and 12th March 2022
Run by Harrogate Roundtable as a charity fundraiser, the Harrogate beer festival takes pace at the Crown Inn.

Leeds Literature Festival Literature Quiz, stack of books

Leeds Literature Festival

26th February to 6th March 2022
Leeds Literature Festival aims to cover all aspects of words, with online talks, workshops and even a literature quiz. All available online.

artwalk Wakefield

Wakefield Art Walk

30th March 2022
A bi-monthly event, Artwalk offers a range of free events for all to enjoy, but it also gives our creative community a vital opportunity to share their work, meet fellow artists and connect with audiences.