Family Days Out In Yorkshire In July

Written by: Little

Stuck for something to do with the kids this summer? Not anymore. Here are some ideas of family days out this summer. The Ryedale Festival begins tomorrow featuring some of the biggest happenings in Yorkshire, you'll be begging for a rest by Sunday. Got a tip for something hot happening in the next few weeks? Tweet us your suggestion and it might just make our top ten!

15th July 15th - 31st July
Ryedale Festival
This popular annual event is boasts arts and musical treats at spectacular venue across the North York Moors. Saturday, July 16th
Tom Jones
Castle Howard
This Welsh heart-throb will be singing all his popular songs. Bring a picnic, rug and bubbly to celebrate.
Castle Howard , York, North Yorkshire, YO60 7DA
Tel:- 01653 648 444

Sunday 24th July to Saturday 30th July 2016
Ryedale Traditional Jazz Festival
The 4th festival brings you an eclectic mix of lively jazz
Venues include:- Pickering Memorial Hall YO18 8AA and St Peter and St Pauls, Hall Garth, YO18 7BE
Tel: 01759 371583

July 23rd to July 24th
Barry Sheene Road Race Festival
Oliver’s Mount

The Barry Sheene Road Races is a special date on our calendar. Barry Sheene is an iconic racer who loved racing at Oliver's Mount in the 70's and 80's. To remember Britain's last road race World Champion, Oliver's Mount has this event dedicated to his memory every year. With parades from supporters clubs, historic machinery and plenty of racing this is a weekend that is great for the family. Oliver's Mount, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO11 2YW. Tel:- 01723 373000

Monday, 25 July 2016 to Sunday, 31 July 2016
National Parks Week 2016
Lots of activities are happening during the summer holidays to celebrate everything that is wonderful about the Yorkshire Dales and the North York Moors National Park. Come and join in the fun there are activities to suit all the family.

29th to 31st July
Scarborough Seafest
A raft of activities all weekend for the whole family to enjoy! Free Tours on the Royal Navy HMS Explorer on North Wharf. Scarborough Maritime Heritage Centre – Displays of Maritime history, model boats and net mending demonstrations Over 35 stalls selling craft and local produce. Face painter and children’s entertainer. Live music day and night in the Great Yorkshire Brewery Ale tent.
Grand Firework Display, South Bay, Scarborough Saturday 30th July 9.30pm

The Seafest Food Theatre - top chefs will be cooking up some delicious fishy dishes on Saturday and Sunday including Christian Taylor from The Plough in Scalby, Richard Pawlowski, Senior Sous Chef at the recently refurbished contemporary and opulent restaurant at The Copper Horse in Seamer, Scarborough. Dan Hargreaves of The Grainary, and Rob Green who until recently ran the award-winning Green's restaurant in Whitby.

Seafest Music
The Seafest music concerts will kick off this year’s Maritime extravaganza. Come watch and listen for Free what our very own live music scene has to offer and discover the freshest new talent on the Yorkshire Coast.

Highlights include Friday night - Nowhere Now, The Fuzz Junkies & The Sub Gents.

Saturday's lineup includes , Billy Nielsen, Emma Button, Danny Firth, Sir Tom Watton, Alastair James, The Railroad Hobos, Rockin' Hillbilly Blues Band, Lottie Holmes, Tom Townsend and Stone Penguin.

Sunday starts at 11.15 with the Sunday Service – Blessing of the Boats followed by Frankie Dixon, Jesse Hutchinson, Tony Grimaud and the Baytown Rattlers.