14th July to 3rd September – York Maize Summer Season (www.yorkmaize.com)

19th – 29th July Great Yorkshire Fringe (www.greatyorkshirefringe.com)

15th July – York Dragon Boat Challenge (www.yorkrotary.co.uk)

29th July – Vintage Motorcycle Run  (www.yorkshireairmuseum.org)


18th August – The Proms at Castle Howard (www.castlehoward.co.uk)

19th August – Summer Thunder Day (www.yorkshireairmuseum,org)

27th August – Micklegate Run Soapbox Challenge (www.micklegaterun.co.uk)


2nd September – Allied Air Forces Memorial Day

9th, 12th & 16th September – Waggon Plays (www.ympst.co.uk)

21st – 30th September – York Food & Drink Festival (www.yorkfoodfestival.com)

28th – 30th September – Balloon Fiesta


12th – 14th October – Pickering Wartime Weekend (www.nymr.co.uk)

14th October – Yorkshire Marathon (www.runforall.com)

26th October – 2nd November – Great York Ghost Search (www.visityork.org)


15th November – 23rd December – York Christmas Festival (www.visityork.org/christmas)

17th November – 23rd December – Christmas Castle Howard (www.castlehoward.co.uk)

27th November – 9th December – UK Snooker Championship (www.yorkbarbican.co.uk)