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Mar 27
New! Little Vikings I Spy Trail – a free walking trail in York for families

I spy with my little eye a clock, a cat and a flag! We’ve been busy working on…

Dec 20
Little Vikings Awards 2020: The Finalists!

We are absolutely delighted to announce the shortlists for this year’s Little Vikings…

Apr 05
Junior Triathlon is BACK at York Sport!

Exciting news for active kids in York: Junior Triathlon sessions are back from the…

Mar 31
The best places for picnic provisions and street food in York

Where to buy food to eat outdoors in York’s parks and gardens Picnics are officially…

Mar 29
Introducing…The Little Gym York

It's been a long time coming, but we're really excited to let you know about the…

Mar 26
The best things to do around York this Easter with kids

It’s been a long time coming – and we’re not back to normal just yet – but…

Mar 26
Search for the Easter Bunny in York this spring

Guess who’s coming to York this Easter? None other than the Easter Bunny…

Mar 25
Who let the creeps out? New walking tour from York Dungeon

The darkest history of York will be coming to light this April as The York Dungeon…

Mar 24
Calling trainee sorcerers! York’s Wizard golf experience opening plans revealed

York’s newest and most magical family-friendly attraction is set to open…

Mar 19
Live classes with Story Craft Theatre at Rowntree Park!

Well, this has been a long time coming! If there’s one sign that things are…

Mar 17
Guardians of York – a new street art exhibition for York

Take a stroll around York from early April, and there’s a high chance you’ll come…

Mar 16
Yorkshire Balloon Fiesta 2021 – New name, new dates!

York Balloon Fiesta has quickly become one of the most popular events in York’s…

Mar 15
Introducing Family Adventure Walks in the Yorkshire Dales with Muddy Boots

Many families have discovered a newfound appreciation of walking during the various…

Mar 11
Tiny Diggers – a new parent and baby group in York

Looking for a fun, safe, regular meet-up for parents, babies and toddlers in York? Our…

Mar 08
The Wizards’ Emporium! A new escape room for York

If you haven’t had enough time in a confined space with your nearest and dearest…

Feb 23
New – Stream the wonderful Teddy Bears’ Picnic online

One of our most memorable moments from last summer was sitting in the sunshine at…

Feb 22
Mother’s Day in York 2021 – lovely gifts and meals from local businesses

How is it Mother’s Day already? Children have done really well to get through…

Feb 20
The best family walks in and near York: The ultimate guide

If you’re looking for a lovely walk in York or the surrounding Yorkshire…

Feb 20
Calling creative kids! Draw the York walls in springtime and win a £25 York Gift Card!

We don’t know about you, but we’re really, REALLY looking forward to…

Feb 09
Introducing Blank Canvas Art Club – a fine art class for all

Welcome to Blank Canvas Art Club – skills-based fine art classes for everyone…

Feb 04
Introducing Forest Craft and Play’s Lockdown Birthday Boxes

In the days pre-pandemic, parents would visit the Little Vikings website to look for…

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