The Riverside Festival is a quirky five-day celebration of York’s quirky Arts Barge project that runs in Tower Gardens (opposite Clifford’s Tower) from Wednesday 27th to Sunday 31st July. There are loads of creative activities for and events for families to enjoy and here’s our pick of the best. Wednesday 27th July Although it’s officially […]
The Riverside Festival is a quirky five-day celebration of York’s quirky Arts Barge project that ...
With so many things going on for kids in and around York this summer, where ...
Get creative with hands-on craft activities inspired by the stunning surroundings of York Minster, before ...
If our 6 year old was writing this review of West End Magic at the ...
With so many things going on for kids in and around York this summer, where do you start? Don’t panic! We’ve handpicked our favourites for you, and you’ll find all the details below. To keep up-to-date with what’s going on, join hundreds of readers by signing up for our digital newsletter: subscribe through our homepage […]
Get creative with hands-on craft activities inspired by the stunning surroundings of York Minster, before relaxing with some special storytelling sessions. Crafts are suitable for children aged 4 and above, drop in anytime between 10am and 3pm on Wednesdays throughout the summer holidays (27th July to 4th September). Storytelling also runs on Saturdays at 10.30am. […]
If our 6 year old was writing this review of West End Magic at the Great Yorkshire Fringe, it would go something like this: ‘Amazing. Incredible. Awesome. But how do they DO it?!’. If you’d rather have the adult perspective, here it is: Amazing. Incredible. Awesome. But how do they DO it?! This slick, funny […]
Head to Jorvik: Home and Abroad, in Coppergate for a Norse tale with a difference this summer – track down a devious thief by exploring the interactive Viking street and houses, picking up clues and solving puzzles along the way. Can you be the valiant Viking hero who recovers Floki’s missing coins? To recover the missing […]
Jackpot! Three happy children, two happy parents, no compromises. That’s what we got when we headed down to Baby Loves Disco at the Great Yorkshire Fringe. The concept’s simple but brilliant: a daytime dance party for parents and children to enjoy together without the distractions of work, washing-up or CBeebies. Real DJs spin real tunes, […]
From 23rd July, explore the magical world of Mouseland at the Angelina Ballerina illustrations exhibition at Nunnington Hall. Although different to the final version we all know and love from the TV, these early pictures show the very beginnings of Angelina, and are on display alongside each other. Visitors can view some of their favourite […]