York Arts Barge’s Riverside Festival: Best bits for kids

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 […]

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Hands-on activities for children at York Minster this summer

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. […]

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Review: Baby Loves Disco at the Great Yorkshire Fringe

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, […]

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