Family in Yorkshire

Discover amazing events in God's Own County!

Find out what's going on across Yorkshire, right here, with our Welcome to Yorkshire event listing guide. Here we list events with specific date ranges, so anything which is more regular, will show up in the Attractions, or Things to Do pages, which are also worth checking out. If you organize events in Yorkshire, please contact us to get your events listed with us. See the bottom of any page of this site for details.

Farm Fun at Thornton Hall Country Park

on July 22nd, 2023 10:00am to August 4th, 2023

Address: Thornton Hall Country Park, Church Road, Thornton in Craven, Skipton, North Yorkshire BD23 3TS

Kickstart the summer holidays with the ultimate day out on the farm. Date: Saturday 22nd July – Friday 4th August (daily) …

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Crafty Saturdays – August

on August 12th, 2023 10:00am to August 12th, 2023

Address: M&S Archive, Michael Marks Building, University of Leeds, LS2 9LP

Bring the whole family to explore our exhibition, enjoy a cuppa and create something crafty. There’ll be an Expert Crafter on …

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Summer Family Fun

on August 21st, 2023 10:00am to August 25th, 2023


Come and explore the exhibition and try our trail to claim your pack of Percy Pigs! There’ll be free squash, biscuits …

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Heritage Open Day AND Crafty Saturday

on September 9th, 2023 10:00am to September 9th, 2023


It’s Heritage Open Day! It’s also Crafty Saturday! Be inspired by our collection of fashion prints, and have a go at …

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Whirlow Farm Fayre

on July 2nd, 2023 11:00am

Address: Whirlow Hall Farm Trust, Whirlow Lane, SHEFFIELD, South Yorkshire, S11 9QF, United Kingdom

Back by popular demand.Come and join us on the farm for this fantastic family event. With so many exciting things to …

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Flamingo Land Day Excursion

on August 2nd, 2023 7:45am to August 2nd, 2023

Address: Flamingo Land, Kirby Misperton, Malton, York, YO17 6UX, United Kingdom

Join us for a full day excursion to Flamingo Land – enjoy the thrills of the theme park or take a …

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Craft Saturdays – July

on July 8th, 2023 10:00am to July 8th, 2023

Address: M&S Archive Michael Marks Building, Off Clarendon Road Leeds, West Yorks, LS2 9LP United Kingdom

Bring the whole family to explore our exhibition, enjoy a cuppa and create something crafty. There’ll be an Expert Crafter on …

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Slingsby Duck Race and Family Fun Day

on July 15th, 2023 11:00am

Address: Slingsby Sports Field, Church Lane, Slingsby, North Yorkshire, York YO62 4AD, United Kingdom

***Due to the very high winds and unsettled weather that is forecast tomorrow, a decision has had to be made to …

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Dino Live

on May 27th, 2023 10:00am to June 4th, 2023

Address: Thornton Hall Country Park, Church Road, Thornton in Craven, near Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 3TS, United Kingdom

Walk into a prehistoric adventure and get closer to dinosaurs like you have never been before. Date: Saturday 27th May – …

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May Half Term – Let’s Create: Bee Baths

on June 1st, 2023 10:00am

Address: Whitehall Riverside Pocket Park, Globe Road, Holbeck, Leeds, LS11 5QG, United Kingdom

Information about bees: Bees play an enormous role in our eco-systems as chief pollinators, ensuring the well-being and natural spread of …

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Half-term Family Activities

on May 30th, 2023 10:00am

Address: 1 Stott Hill, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD1 4EH, United Kingdom

Join us for more free family activities during the May half-term, with crafts, colouring, trails, quizzes and fun for all the …

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Be Curious

on May 13th, 2023 10:00am

Address: University of Leeds, Woodhouse, Leeds, LS2 9JT, United Kingdom

Be Curious, the annual University of Leeds family open day, is back for 2023. On Saturday 13 May, 10am-4pm, the University …

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Discover & Do Day

on May 13th, 2023 10:00am

Address: The Michael Marks Building, University of Leeds, off Clarendon Road, West Yorkshire, Leeds, United Kingdom

Have a go and get stuck in! Discover the amazing archive collection with exciting hands-on activities led by some brilliant Yorkshire …

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Geology Rocks

on April 29th, 2023 10:00am

Address: Caphouse Colliery,, New Rd, Overton, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF4 4RH

Join us as we host the Yorkshire Geological Society for Geology Rocks. Meet the experts, enjoy hands-on activities and experience special …

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Mum2mum Market Richmond North Yorkshire

on April 23rd, 2023 10:00am

Address: Richmond School, Darlington Road, DL10 7BQ, United Kingdom

IT’S BACK, BABY! Mum2mum Market Richmond, nearly new baby and toddler sale, returns on Sunday 23rd April 2023, doors open 10am-12pm. …

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Big Kid Circus in Castleford

on March 8th, 2023 12:00am to March 12th, 2023

Address: XSCAPE CAR PARK, Colorado Way, XSCAPE CAR PARK, WEST YORKSHIRE, Castleford, United Kingdom

Big Kid Circus is Presenting an amazing brand new show full of excitement for the whole family and loads of surprises …

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Spring Half Term: Let’s Walk – Family Wildlife Hunt

on February 13th, 2023 11:00am

Address: Castleford Lock,, Allerton Bywater, Barnsdale Road,, Castleford, West Yorkshire, WF10 2LN, United Kingdom

This February Half term we are running a selection of fun, family-friendly activities on our Aire and Calder navigation! Put on …

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Spooky Halloween Trail


Address: Burton Agnes Hall, Burton Agnes, Driffield, East Yorkshire, YO25 4NE

Description Decipher spooky clues as you explore a series of creative scenes in the woodland walk. Prices Type Price Tickets Gardens …

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October Half-Term Family Activities


Address: 1 Stott Hill, Bradford, Yorkshire and the Humber, BD1 4EH

Description At Bradford Cathedral there are lots of things to see, do and discover for children (and adults!) of all ages! …

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