East Yorkshire - Events & Days Out
Beverley Folk Festival
16th to 18th June 2017
For over 30 years Beverley Folk Festival has been producing an annual weekend event to be remembered. Offering the best new performers alongside some of the greatest established acts, it is a unique opportunity to spot tomorrow’s stars and enjoy today’s greats. Located at Beverley Racecourse and adjacent to the ancient pasture land of Beverley Westwood, where the countryside meets the town, the event is situated in the perfect spot to ensure you have an unforgettable weekend.
Hull Freedom Festival
1st to 3rd September
3 days. 200 performances. Artists from over 25 countries. Celebrating Hull's independent spirit and historic contribution to the cause of freedom and Hull's year as UK City of Culture
22nd to 24th September
live music, including world music from Africa, India and Spain, great comedy, wonderful dance, brilliant cabaret, delicious food and craft beers. We have two large indoor stages plus activities all weekend long within the festival village.
October 2017 Dates TBC
Lit/Up. is a combination of Beverley Literature Festival and Bridlington Poetry Festival, a celebration of all things literary in the East Riding of Yorkshire. A packed programme of author events, workshops, children’s activities and films await you at this year’s Beverley Literature Festival, hosted a some of the most historic and cultural venues.
Beverley Festival of Christmas
2017 Date TBC
Over 100 stalls selling a variety of high quality products including specialist foods craft and giftware from producers all over the north of England. Plus music, street entertainers and festive fun.