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York Racecourse alongside York Racecourse Hospitality regularly host specialist fairs, dinners, themed evenings and many more. From Comedy Nights to Mamma Mia! or Take That 2 there is sure to be something to suit everyone's taste. For more details on the Racecourse's upcoming events please click here 

The city itself is a hub of activity. Please see below for just a few of York's key annual events-to find out more about York's busy social calendar visit www.visityork.org

  • St Nicholas Fayre - Thursday 28th November - Sunday 1st December 2013

    St Nicholas Fayre - Thursday 28th November - Sunday 1st December 2013

    One of the most popular Christmas Fayre's in the UK thousands of visitors flock to the city specifically for this event year on year. Offering a range of markets specialising in gifts, crafts and the very best the region has to offer in local farm produce.

    Contact: www.visityork.org

  • JORVIK Viking Festival - Saturday 15th - Sunday 23rd February 2014

    JORVIK Viking Festival - Saturday 15th - Sunday 23rd February 2014

    The annual Jorvik Viking Festival returns in 2014 and is a city wide celebration of our rich Viking heritage. Known throughout Europe as the largest Viking Festival of its nature visitors flock from throughout the continent with media interest from around the globe. From family friendly events, battle re-enactments, guided tours there is something to suit everybody and keep the family well entertained. This is an event not to be missed in York's exciting festival calendar. 

    Contact: www.jorvik-viking-centre.co.uk/

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