Author: Polly Bennett

Feb 24
Children’s Day at York Literature Festival 2020

There’s a whole day of fun activities coming up for kids at York Literature Festival…

Feb 21
Review: Raby Castle & High Force Waterfall

As the weather starts warming up, here’s a great family day trip from York to…

Feb 19
Review – The Bear at Leeds Playhouse

Much to their embarrassment, as we took our seats in the Courtyard Theatre of the…

Feb 13
Introducing…Agility Indoor Fitness York

Agility Adventure Fitness Park, on Millfield Lane, has only been open for seven weeks,…

Feb 12
York to host NEW CBeebies interactive experience! Tickets on sale now

We’ve got some very exciting news for those of you with CBeebies fans in the…

Feb 10
JORVIK Viking Festival 2020 – The Best Bits for Kids

The Vikings are back! This February, the JORVIK Viking Festival returns to York with…

Feb 10
Things to do on rainy days in York with kids

Don’t let rain stop play! There are plenty of things to do in and around York…

Feb 08
48 hours in York with kids: The best places for families to go, eat and stay in York

Although we’d always recommend staying longer if you can (or even moving to York…

Feb 06
CBBC videogames at the Science + Media Museum this half term

The Science + Media Museum in Bradford is an inspiring place for kids at any time, but…

Feb 06
New – Spartan obstacle course race comes to Castle Howard (and kids can race too!)

If your kids are anything like ours, they’ll love making their own obstacle…

Feb 04
BBC Countryfile Live at Castle Howard – Cancelled

It was one of our highlights of last summer, and we were looking forward to this…

Feb 03
York Theatre Royal panto news: Cinderella at York Theatre Royal

It’s been nothing short of controversial, but York Theatre Royal’s popular…

Feb 03
Free Tower Tours of York Minster

If one of your family’s new year’s resolutions is to be more active, we’ve got a novel…

Jan 30
Dark Skies Festival 2020 – Best Bits for Kids

If there’s one event that will help your children that the dark can be enjoyed rather…

Jan 29
York for Harry Potter fans: Our Guide

York is a magical place for anyone to visit, but for Harry Potter fans it’s extra…

Jan 28
Harrogate Indoor Funfair 2020: Win a family ticket!

It’s not long until February half term, and there’s a fun event coming up…

Jan 28
YorNight 2020 – A journey of discovery with free family activities

YorNight, run by the University of York, is an annual showcase that demonstrates that…

Jan 25
York Ice Trail 2020 – It’s back!

Seek out your scarves and dig out your gloves (bonus points for a matching pair): York…

Jan 24
Decoded at the National Railway Museum this February half term

Take a step into the clever world of coding at the National Railway Museum’s…

Jan 21

Wondering what the best family-friendly things are to do in and around York? Wonder no…


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