Upcoming events in and around Whitby
24 – 25 September – Whitby Fish & Ships Festival
A celebration of Whitby’s fishing heritage with displays, music, entertainment and The Seafood Kitchen Marquee where you can enjoy food demonstrations by both famous and local chefs.
1 October 2022 – 10am – 4pm – Whitby Supercar Saturday
Come and see some of the most impressive collections of supercars as they drive down to Whitby harbour.
21 – 31 October – Illuminated Abbey
Enjoy the spectacular Illumination of Whitby Abbey and watch the story of Count Dracula acted out in the Abbey grounds.
22 – 30 October 2022 – Halloween Half Term at the Abbey
A fun ‘family quest’ in the Abbey grounds. Solve clues and meet costumed performers telling spooky tales.
22 – 30 October 2022 – NYMR Light Spectacular
Take a ride on a North Yorkshire Moors Railway steam train, decorated in thousands of lights. Each passenger is also given an LED wristband which is synchronised to music. Fun for all the family.
28 – 30 October 2022 – Whitby Goth Weekend
The Biennial Goth weekend. Amazing outfits, the Bizarre Bazaar Market and Alternative music.
28 – 30 October 2022 – Tomorrow’s Ghost Festival (Whitby Pavilion)
Music celebrating all things Gothic and Alternative.
18 – 20 November 2022 – Whitby Christmas Festival & Market
19 – 20 November 2022 – Whitby Blues, Rhythm & Rock Festival
A weekend full of great music at Whitby Pavilion.
2 – 4 December 2022 – Robin Hood’s Bay Victorian Weekend
Victorian Themed weekend with a festive feel.
3 December 2022 – Krampus Run
Costumed street parade with St Nicholas and his dark counterpart, The Krampus, and his helpers.
9 – 10 December 2022 – Beauty and the Beast, Pantomime
Traditional family panto fun for the family at Whitby Pavilion.
22 December 2022 – Magic Mike Christmas Show
Join Magic Mike and Chuck (his puppet) for a magical panto style show – lots of Christmas fun for the whole family!