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Please check back for updates. Events Updated Saturday 4th September 2021 

Scarborough on the east coast of North Yorkshire is renowned as Britain's first resort. There are two beaches; South Bay with the Spa, harbour and amusement arcades and the tranquil North Bay. The bays are connected by Marine Drive; ideal for a drive or walk, and dominated by the medieval twelfth century Scarborough castle

Scarborough Castle, the castle grounds and headland are open. Pre-booking is essential.

North Bay Railway re-opened on the 12th of April 2021

Oliver's Mount motorcycle racing returned in 2019 with the Barry Sheene Classic in July and The Gold Cup in September.
Although the April and June meetings at Oliver's Mount for 2020 were cancelled; two three day meetings were held. Four meetings were scheduled for 2021

22nd - 23rd May    Bob Smith Spring Cup
26th - 27th June    Barry Sheene Classic   CANCELLED
31st July - 1st August    Oliver's Mount Festival   CANCELLED
NEW DATES   18th - 19th September    Steve Henshaw International Gold Cup  CANCELLED

The Spa Complex  of theatres provides live entertainment of many varieties and during the summer hosts the Scarborough Spa Orchestra concerts; Scarborough is the only remaining seaside resort in the country with a professional orchestra and this year for 10 weeks from Monday 12th July until Thursday 16th September 2021 the Spa Orchestra will perform eight concerts each week, all featuring their unique blend of popular and light classical music. 


Scarborough Spa Rescheduled Show Dates 2021

4th September    Rumours of Fleetwood Mac
10th September   An Evening With Carl Fogarty
12th September   Back To Bacharah
24th - 26th September   18TH SCARBOROUGH JAZZ FESTIVAL
28th September  The Johnny Cash Roadshow
29th September   Clinton Baptiste Goes Stratospheric
30th September   The Jersey Beats - Oh What A Night!
2nd October   Bingo Revolution With NTrance!
6th October   Rob Brydon: A Night of Songs and Laughter
10th October   A Beautiful Noise - Neil Diamond
14th October   Ian Ashpitel & Jonty Stephens as Eric & Ern
15th October Martin Kemp 80s DJ Set
16th October John Lydon: I Could Be Wrong I Could Be Right
16th October   Rob Lamberti - A Celebration of the Music of George Michael
18th October  Russian State Ballet: Swan Lake
20th October Jason Donavon: Even More Good Reasons
21st October   Rave On: The Rise of Rock and Roll
22nd October  The Take That Experience
22nd - 24th October  Northern Soul Weekend
29th October   EPW American Wrestling
29th October   The Bon Jovi Experience
30th October   Undr The Cosh Live!
31st October  Adventures Of The Yorkshire Shepherdess - Amanda Owen
2nd November   Thunder's Danny and Luke - The First 50 Years
5th November  Illusion: Impossible
6th November  Scarborough Gin and Fizz Festival
6th November The Upbeat Beatles
9th November   Marti Pellow
11th November Absolute Bowie: The Legacy
12th November The Story of Guitar Heroes
13th November  A Country Night In Nashville
14th November   The Black Dyke Band
19th November   Whitney: Queen of the Night
19th November   An Evening With The Real Class Of '92 Leeds United Legends
20th  November  Circus of Horrors: Revamped and Rockin'
21st November   The Haunting Of Blaine Manor
26th November  The King of Pop
27th November Paul Hopkin's Roy Orbison and The Travelling Wilburys Experience
27th November   From The Jam: Setting Sons
4th December - 1st January   Snow White and The Seven Dwarves
Scarborough Spa Rescheduled Show Dates 2022
28th January   Thank Abba For The Music
4th February  A Vision Of Elvis
11th February   An Evening With Ricky Hatton
12th February   Friends: A Musical Parody
3rd March  Carmen
5th March   Dr. Hook 50th Anniversary Tour
11th March   Icons Of Darts
12th March UK Pink Floyd Experience
12th March  I'm Still Standing - Music of Elton John
24th March Jason Manford: Like Me
24th March  Count Arthur Strong: And This Is Me!
26th March  Oh! What A Night! Celebration of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons
26th March  Punk Festival
1st April    Illegal Eagles
9th - 10th April  Sci-Fi Scarborough
15th April  Bowling For Soup: Surf The UK Tour 2021
4th May  Jason Manford: Like Me
6th May Killer Queen
7th May  Calling Planet Earth
19th May   Jools Holland
27th May    Definitely Oasis
28th May   The Drifters
17th June   An Evening With The Hollies 60th Anniversary Tour 2022
18th June The Carpenter's Story
2nd July  Steve Steinman's Anything For Love
3rd July The Simon and Garfunkel Story: 50th Anniversary Tour
14th July  Sarah Millican:  Bobby Dazzler
15th July  Jimmy Carr
16th July Lipstick On Your Collar
23rd July Magic of Motown
24th July Jive Talkin' Perform The Bee Gees
30th July   Showaddywaddy
6th August   Totally Tina
14th August Mark Anthony as Prince
4th September   Back To Bacharach
The National Armed Forces Day 2021 has been postponed and will now be held in Scarborough 25th June 2022

The Stephen Joseph Theatre with its famous theatre in the round offers a wealth of entertainment throughout the year. 'See it here first! The Stephen Joseph Theatre are very proud to be able to stamp the words Made In Scarborough on their work'. There are also; films, live and delayed streamings, lunchtime shows, play readings, teatime talks, a silent film festival, tours of the building, musical events and exhibitions in the gallery.
4th June - 3rd July   The Girl Next Door  Written and Directed by Alan Ayckbourn
9th July - 14th August   Home, I'm Darling   By Laura Wade Directed by Liz Stevenson
14th - 30th October   The Offing   Adapted from the Benjamin Myers novel by Janice Okoh



Wednesday 28th July   Stereophonics
Sunday 8th August  Kaiser Chiefs
Saturday 14th August   Boy George & Culture Club
Friday 20th August   Nile Rodgers & CHIC
Saturday 21st August   Keane
Friday 27th August   Olly Murs
Saturday 28th August   UB40
Sunday 29th August   Anne-Marie
Wednesday 8th September   Courteeners
Thursday 9th September   James
Friday 10th September   Snow Patrol
Friday 17th September   Duran Duran


Thursday 26th May   The Wombats
Sunday 29th May   Ru Paul's Drag Race
Saturday 11th June   Crowded House
Friday 1st July   Bryan Adams
Saturday 2nd July   Lionel Richie
Thursday 7th July   Lewis Capaldi
Saturday 23rd July   Westlife

Yorkshire County Cricket
Scarborough is now one of the few remaining out grounds on the first class cricket circuit, and is now the only ground, apart from Headingley, used for home matches for Yorkshire County Cricket. The opponents for the County Championship match at North Marine Road from the 11th - 14th July 2021 are Lancashire. Due to COVID 19 restrictions this match will now be played at Headingley. Yorkshire play Surrey on the 22nd July and Northamptonshire on the 28th Durham versus Gloucestershire completes the Five Counties Cricket on the 29th July.   26th March 2021 Just Announced: Yorkshire County Cricket has signed a ten year agreement to continue to play First Class and List A cricket at North Marine Road. The ten days will comprise two First Class and two List A matches.

Just announced: Scarborough Cricket Festival September 5th - 8th Yorkshire CCC V Somerset CCC

Y.M.C.A. Theatre 2021

2nd - 5th September Mr Cinders
11th September   In Tribute To Dire Straits
12th September   The Carpenters Masquerade
19th September   HMS Pinafore
1st October   Tribute To Duran Duran
23rd - 24th October   The Greatest Showcase
11th November   Here Come The Girls
10th - 12th December   Christmas Cracker

Y.M.C.A. Theatre 2022

11th February   Floyd In The Flesh - Spirit Of Pompeii
19th March   Meatloud

Alpamere Waterpark opened in July 2016 with a Wave Pool, Splash and Play Area, a 35C Outdoor Garden Pool and four spectacular slides. Alpamere re-opened on Saturday 22nd May 2021 Advance Booking is Essential
Wellness at Alpamere, an Alpine themed spa, opened in March 2019 Check back for re-opening date

The Yorkshire Goes To The Seaside Coastival Festival was held 21st - 23rd February 2020

The 2021 Books By The Beach annual literature festival was held 12th - 13th June; Headliners included Jeremy Vine, Polly Toynbee and Frank Gardner on Saturday 12th and Yorkshire vet Julian Norton on Sunday 13th June.

The 22nd Scarborough Seafest Maritime Festival was scheduled for the 23rd - 25th July 2021

The Goldwings Static Display and evening Light Parade around Marine Drive on the 11th of September 2021 has been cancelled. 

Sewerby Hall and Gardens, Bridlington, the gardens and zoo are open from the 12th of April 2021. Advance booking required.

Burton Agnes Hall, Driffield. The award winning gardens are open, advance booking required.

North Yorkshire Moors Railway is just a few miles away at Pickering and visitors can travel to Heartbeat country by steam train. The Royal television programme was filmed in Scarborough and the surrounding district; many of our visitors enjoy walking along the Esplanade to see the South Bay clock tower as featured in the show

The Forestry Commission Great Yorkshire Forest of Dalby is a great day out in every season. There is lovely drive through the forest with plenty of places to stop and take a walk.

The Tour de Yorkshire was held from 2015 - 2019 The scheduled races were cancelled in 2020 due to COVID 19

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