November Yorkshire in 2022 Great Days Out in Yorkshire

November is packed full of great events, including film festivals, bonfire night and the run up to Christmas starts now.

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Bonfire Night 2022

November is packed full of great events, including film festivals, bonfre nght and the run up to Christmas starts now.

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Christmas in Yorkshire

Christmas in Yorkshire -a wonderful time of year, discover your Christmas Adventure, the best place to see Santa Claus, the best local Christmas markets and where to experience the best christmas Lights.

Christmas Markets in Yorkshire

Yorkshire Christmas Markets 2022

Support local business and artisan traders a t your local Christmas Markets and Fairs. Markets start as early as mid-November and some run through to Christmas Eve for the mast minute shopper.

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Aesthetica Short Film Festival

1st to 6th November 2022
The Aesthetica Short Film Festival, founded in 2011, is an international film festival which takes place annually in York, UK, at the beginning of November. It a celebration of independent film from around the world, and an outlet for supporting and championing filmmaking.

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Leeds International Film Festival

2nd to 17th November 2022
The Leeds International Film Festival (LIFF) is the largest film festival in England outside London. Founded in 1987, it is held in November at various venues throughout Leeds.

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York Ghosts in the Garden

23rd September to 7th November 2022
Ghosts In The Gardens are coming back… the jilted bride that haunts the Hospitium, a crusading knight, even a few ghastly animals. This year there will be more ghosts, in more gardens. This year’s display promises to be bigger and better as we are adding ghosts to more gardens – at Treasurer’s House, The Merchant Adventurers Hall, Middleton’s Hotel, The Artists Garden and St Anthony’s Garden.

Illuminate The Gardens

Illuminate The Gardens

4th, 5th and 6th November 2022
A magical night out for the whole family, at ILLUMINATE THE GARDENS you can enjoy some delicious street food or grab a drink from the licensed bar, get involved in some free kids activities, enjoy the vintage fairground rides and watch mesmerising fire performance.

Peter Pan at Eden Museum

Peter Pan at Eden Camp Museum

4th to 12th November 2022
A new adaptation by Be Amazing Arts. In this magical adaptation for all the family, J.M. Barrie’s classic is brought to life in Yorkshire during World War Two. Expect all your favourite characters: Captain James Hook, Mr Smee, Tinker Bell, Tiger Lily and all the lost boys in this festive retelling!

Market at Harewood House

Artisan Winter Market at Harewood House

3rd to 6th November 2022
For four days only, 100 local makers, crafters and producers will fill Harewood’s North Park Walk for this special Artisan Winter Market curated by Little Bird Made. Small entry fee is payable.

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Yorkshire Festival of Story

4th to 27th November 2022
YFOS 22 will use epic and fairytales to connect us to our planet and consider how we can pave the way to a better future. We’re thrilled to welcome a diverse and eclectic mix of storytellers, authors, activists, artists, scientists and even a retired NASA astronaut to ignite the conversation and bring new perspectives on our environment.

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Hull Comedy Festival

2nd to 20th November 2022
Hull’s annual comedy festival has announced a return for 2022 with a huge line-up of hilarious comedy acts from all over the UK. It’s the 16th time that the festival will take place since it began in 2007, and will take over the city at multiple venues in Hull city centre including Hull Truck Theatre, Hull City Hall, Bonus Arena, Comedy Lounge, Kings and Brain Jar.

Market at Harewood House

Artisan Winter Market at Harewood House

3rd to 6th November 2022
For four days only, 100 local makers, crafters and producers will fill Harewood’s North Park Walk for this special Artisan Winter Market curated by Little Bird Made. Small entry fee is payable.

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Thought Bubble

12th and 13th November 2022
Thought Bubble is the Yorkshire Comic Art Festival! A week long celebration of comics, illustration and more spread across the whole of Yorkshire, finishing in a huge two day comic convention in Harrogate.

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Yorkshire Schools Dance Festival

12th, 13th, 19th and 20th November 2022
The Yorkshire Schools Dance Festival (YSDF) is a non-competitive annual dance event that engages children of all ages and abilities from primary schools, secondary schools, colleges and community groups who might not otherwise have the opportunity to take part in dance activities.

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The Tetley Makers Market

12th and 13th November 2022
This is the biggest Makers’ Market yet, with over 25 independent makers and artists to shop from. Plus, enjoy a range of free festive workshops!

Otley Science Festival

Otley Science Festival

14th to 19th November 2022
Ideas go bang! Exciting and fun events for all ages.

Sheffield Loves Anime Festival

Sheffield Loves Anime

18th to 20th November 2022
In partnership with Anime LTD - the masterminds behind Scotland Loves Anime - we’re delighted to bring back our notorious Anime Festival: Sheffield Loves Anime for a second year! Taking place over one weekend, our festival will have a packed film programme, brimming with cult and contemporary anime. For this year we're excited to share that we will be showing an Anime UK Premiere, celebrating some Anime Classics anniversaries with 4K restoration and featuring a triple-bill!

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Compass Festival

18th to 27th November 2022
Join Compass Festival for six thought provoking, moving and playful projects throughout the year. Taking you on a journey around Leeds, the festival largely takes place outside and can be explored alone, in small groups or from home.

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Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival


18th to 27th November 2022
HCMF is an annual, international festival of contemporary and new music, taking place over 10 days and consisting of approximately 50 events – including concerts, music-theatre, dance, multi-media, talks and film.

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Shipley Winter Wayzgoose


19th November 2022
A print fair dedicated to letterpress printing and bookbinding at the Kirkgate Centre in Shipley.

Gurkha Band

Gurkha Band Concert


28th November 2022
An evening of incredible music from the Band of the Brigade of Gurkhas. The performance will include a lively mix of Western and Nepali music, a selection of rousing military tunes, and feature the famous Kukri Dance. Venue: The Garden Rooms at Tennants, Harmby Rd, Leyburn DL8 5SG

Van Gogh Alive

Van Gogh Alive

13th October 2022 to 8th January 2023
Van Gogh Alive is coming to Bradford this autumn for its Yorkshire premiere 🌻 Experience the artist like never before in this multi-sensory experience at Regency Hall Yorkshire

Artwalk Wakefield

ArtWalk Wakefield

30th November 2022
A bi-monthly evening of art, performance, music, heritage and socialising, the events are hosted across a variety of independent venues in Wakefield City Centre and via our website and social media platforms online. 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.