Scarborough Open Air Theatre

Scarborough Open Air Theatre 2021

As Europe's largest open air theatre, this iconic venue was re-opened in grand style back in the summer of 2010 by Her Majesty the Queen!

This historic site, situated on the Yorkshire Coast in the beautiful town of Scarborough, is proud to host some of the finest national and international acts.

With the likes of Elton John, Lionel Richie, Little Mix, James, Jesse J, Tom Jones, Elaine Paige, Kylie and UB40 having already performed to thousands of adoring fans, the stage is now set for many more years of entertainment at the Open Air Theatre!

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Lionel Richie

Lionel Richie is back for an unforgettable night as Scarborough Open Air Theatre. Get ready to party All Night Long – music icon Lionel Richie is returning to the Yorkshire coast next summer.

12 June 2021 - Open 18:00.


RuPaul’s Drag Race - WERQ The World Tour

Due to phenomenal demand RuPaul’s Drag Race: Werq The World Tour – the biggest drag show on the planet – has added an extra special Yorkshire coast date for 2021.

20 June 2021 - Open 18:00


Snow Patrol

Snow Patrol are delighted to confirm an all-new headline show at Scarborough Open Air Theatre next summer.

3 July 2021 - Open 18:00


Duran Duran

British music icons Duran Duran will delight fans next summer with a momentous outdoor show on the stunning Yorkshire coast.

7 July 2021


Olly Murs

The chart-topping singer, Olly Murs, one of British music’s biggest and best loved stars – will play Scarborough Open Air Theatre!

10 July 2021 - Open 18:00


Lewis Capaldi

Lewis Capaldi is returning to Scarborough Open Air Theatre next summer for what promises to be another magical night on the Yorkshire coast.
The chart-topping and BRIT Award-winning singer-songwriter played two sell-out shows at the UK’s largest…

25 July 2021



Westlife are heading to Scarborough Open Air Theatre next summer for an exclusive North of England show.  The Irish pop music icons – the top-selling album band of the 21st century – had been due to headline the Yorkshire coast venue this summer.

17 Aug 2021


Nile Rodgers & CHIC

The legendary Nile Rodgers & CHIC are returning to the Yorkshire coast for a massive outdoor show at Scarborough Open Air Theatre.

20 Aug 2021 - Open 18:00