What's On in Whitby 
 
 
Dates for your diary : 
 
 
17-23 August 2019 - Folk Week 
 
A seven day celebration of the traditional music, dance and song of the British Isles. 
 
Boasting over 600 events from workshops, concerts, singarounds, dances, sessions, and street entertainment to the extensive 'fringe' events that spontaneously erupt, Folk Week is a funfilled festival for lovers of real music. 
 
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19-26 August 2019 - Wildlife Treasure Hunt, Danby 
 
Collect all the missing letters, guarded by the animals, to reveal the secret code word and claim your treasure. 
 
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"Ressurection" on 24 August from 5-7:30pm at St Hilda's Church 
 
Buxtehude, Back & Schubert 
 
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24-26 August 2019 - Vikings at Whitby Abbey 
 
Face marauding Vikings as they continue their wave of terror along the north east coast. 
 
Explore their encampment and witness spectacular displays of combat.  Hear tales of daring conquests and learn about the weapons and skills that made the Vikings feared throughout Europe.  There will even be a chance for your young warriors to learn some battle skills and take part in their own Viking skirmish. 
 
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24-26 August 2019 - Whitby War Weekend 
 
Take a journey through history.  Eras include medieval, romans, saxons, vikings up to World War 2, you may even see a pirate! 
 
Educational workshops, demonstrations and encampments displaying how people lived in the different periods of history. 
 
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3pm kick-off at the Turnbull Ground, Upgang Lane. 
 
Whitby Town FC participate in the Northern Premier League, the seventh tier of English football. Founded in 1880, Whitby are one of the oldest clubs from the North Riding of Yorkshire, the club has spent their entire history in the amateur and semi-professional leagues, though they have reached the second round of the FA Cup in both 1983–84 and 1985–86 
 
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27 August - FerNZ and Flowers! 
 
Make a miniature New Zealand garden with artist Jo Witney to commemorate the 250th anniversary of Cook charting NZ.  At Captain Cook Museum, Grape Lane, Whitby.  Drop in 11am-4pm.  For kids and grown-ups!  
 
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Play at the Coliseum, 1B Victoria Place, Whitby.  Performance at 7:30pm each evening with a matinee also on Friday at 2pm. 
 
 
 
 
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29 August - Lucy Lamb Escapes 
 
Lucy the Lamb escapes through an open gate and gets into a spot of bother.   
 
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Join Heritage Volunteer Chris Hall and Land of Iron archaeologist Maria Calderon on a walk from Goathland on old railway lines, paths and moorland tracks. 
 
Look at some of the industrial archaeology of mining and railways including a visit to the site of the excavations at Goathland Incline top and Combs Wood.  Presented as part of the Land of Iron Project. 
 
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30 August - Lunchtime Concert at St John the Evangelist, Brunswick Street at 11:45am 
 
Moira Gray, piano.  Mozart, Chopin and Ravel.   
 
Retiring collection. 
 
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31 August - 1 September - Historical Maritime Society weekend 
 
Meet the merry band of Historical Maritime re-enactors who bring naval life in the 18th century to life!  Lots of interest and lots of fun. 
 
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3pm kick-off at the Turnbull Ground, Upgang Lane. 
 
Whitby Town FC participate in the Northern Premier League, the seventh tier of English football. Founded in 1880, Whitby are one of the oldest clubs from the North Riding of Yorkshire, the club has spent their entire history in the amateur and semi-professional leagues, though they have reached the second round of the FA Cup in both 1983–84 and 1985–86 
 
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6-8 September 2019 - Whitby Pirate Festival 
 
 
 
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Staithes has a long and celebrated history of art from the 19th century Staithes Group of Artists to the present day. 
 
We will be celebrating the art of the village and much more starting on the evening of Friday 6 September and continuing through the weekend of 7/8 September 2019  when the villagers of Staithes will open their cottage doors to the public as temporary galleries for a selling exhibition of work by resident and visiting artists. Last year we hosted 130 artists in 87 venues. Work included painting, printmaking, textiles, ceramics, jewellery and crafts. 
 
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14 September 2019 - Rhythm & Brews Festival 
 
Two days of beer, live music, food and fun. 
 
The first Rhythm and Brews festival at The Moors National Park Centre in Danby.  Two days of beers, live mkusic, local food stalls and children's activities for all the family to enjoy.  Held in the Centre grounds, come and taste delicious food from over 12 local producers, sample the finest local beers from 15 breweries, enjoy cooking demonstrations, blacksmith demonstrations, children's entertainment and the funkiest live music on Saturday night to get you in the festival spirit. 
 
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14 September 2019 - Whitby Town vs Hyde United 
 
3pm kick-off at the Turnbull Ground, Upgang Lane. 
 
Whitby Town FC participate in the Northern Premier League, the seventh tier of English football. Founded in 1880, Whitby are one of the oldest clubs from the North Riding of Yorkshire, the club has spent their entire history in the amateur and semi-professional leagues, though they have reached the second round of the FA Cup in both 1983–84 and 1985–86 
 
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27-29 September 2019 - 60s Festival at Whitby Pavilion 
 
From Friday night to Sunday night, enjoy a full weekend of sixties music, featuring some of the biggest names of the 1960s.  
 
Welcome to 'Whitby Live' home of the 1960s Music Weekends, for the past 15 we have been hosting some of the top 60s Acts from the UK and the USA, our weekends include Whitby, Blackpool and Southport. Over the past 15 years many of the 1960s biggest names have appeared including The Manfreds, Marty Wilde, Alvin Stardust, The Searchers and Many more. 
 
This year’s line-up features performances from: 
 
The Manfreds With Paul Jones & Mike D'abo 
Chris Farlowe 
Vanity Fayre 
The Stones 
Cupids Inspiration 
The Fourmost 
The Chuck Berry Experience 
and many more! 
 
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28 September 2019 - Whitby Town vs Matlock Town 
 
3pm kick-off at the Turnbull Ground, Upgang Lane. 
 
Whitby Town FC participate in the Northern Premier League, the seventh tier of English football. Founded in 1880, Whitby are one of the oldest clubs from the North Riding of Yorkshire, the club has spent their entire history in the amateur and semi-professional leagues, though they have reached the second round of the FA Cup in both 1983–84 and 1985–86 
 
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1 October 2019 - Whitby Town vs Radcliffe 
 
3pm kick-off at the Turnbull Ground, Upgang Lane. 
 
Whitby Town FC participate in the Northern Premier League, the seventh tier of English football. Founded in 1880, Whitby are one of the oldest clubs from the North Riding of Yorkshire, the club has spent their entire history in the amateur and semi-professional leagues, though they have reached the second round of the FA Cup in both 1983–84 and 1985–86 
 
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5-6 October 2019 - The October Seaside Vintage Fair 
 
Lots of stalls full of vintage items. 
 
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11-13 October 2019 - Railway in Wartime 
 
Over the three-day event, families can hop on board steam and heritage diesel trains and relive the amazing spirit and camaraderie of World War II whilst enjoying various war-themed entertainment and vehicle displays at stations along the iconic North Yorkshire Moors Railway line. 
 
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12 October 2019 - Whitby Town vs Warrington Town 
 
3pm kick-off at the Turnbull Ground, Upgang Lane. 
 
Whitby Town FC participate in the Northern Premier League, the seventh tier of English football. Founded in 1880, Whitby are one of the oldest clubs from the North Riding of Yorkshire, the club has spent their entire history in the amateur and semi-professional leagues, though they have reached the second round of the FA Cup in both 1983–84 and 1985–86 
 
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7:45pm kick-off at the Turnbull Ground, Upgang Lane. 
 
Whitby Town FC participate in the Northern Premier League, the seventh tier of English football. Founded in 1880, Whitby are one of the oldest clubs from the North Riding of Yorkshire, the club has spent their entire history in the amateur and semi-professional leagues, though they have reached the second round of the FA Cup in both 1983–84 and 1985–86 
 
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25-27 October 2019 - Goth Weekend 
 
There are several official events that occur over the weekend. Events with official status are run by members of the Goth Community who are amongst the best DJ’s and Promoters in the scene, generously giving their time and expertise. 
 
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18-20 October 2019 - Musicport Festival 
 
Musicport is a not-for-profit community business. We started back in 2000 with a one-off festival for the Millennium, and that one-off provided the impetus that has kept us going ever since – so 2019 brings our 20th Musicport and a great celebration of the 20 years! 
 
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1-3 November 2019 - Tomorrow's Ghosts Festival 
 
Established in 2018, Tomorrow’s Ghosts Festival is a celebration of all things Gothic whilst embracing a wide range of alternative culture.  This November will be the third Tomorrows Ghosts Festival and it will see Clan of Xymox headline the Friday and on the Saturday, Wayne Hussey will be playing an exclusive only UK show with The Divine!  This will see Wayne rework classic Mission songs alongside his solo material 
 
The Festival aims to host both established and up and coming bands to reflect the diversity of the goth and alternative music scene as well as diversifying into film, art and spoken word.  In addition to the Dark Days Alternative market, this November will include a number of film screenings and guest presentations (full details to be announced soon).  
 
Tomorrow’s Ghosts aims to be an inclusive event where everyone is welcome. We are committed to supporting charities through the event as well as supporting other events across the town which all contribute to the experience of visiting Whitby for the Biannual Goth Festival.  
 
We hope you enjoy the festival and look forward to seeing you there! 
 
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3pm kick-off at the Turnbull Ground, Upgang Lane. 
 
Whitby Town FC participate in the Northern Premier League, the seventh tier of English football. Founded in 1880, Whitby are one of the oldest clubs from the North Riding of Yorkshire, the club has spent their entire history in the amateur and semi-professional leagues, though they have reached the second round of the FA Cup in both 1983–84 and 1985–86 
 
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23 November 2019 - Whitby Town vs Grantham Town 
 
3pm kick-off at the Turnbull Ground, Upgang Lane. 
 
Whitby Town FC participate in the Northern Premier League, the seventh tier of English football. Founded in 1880, Whitby are one of the oldest clubs from the North Riding of Yorkshire, the club has spent their entire history in the amateur and semi-professional leagues, though they have reached the second round of the FA Cup in both 1983–84 and 1985–86 
 
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14 December 2019 - Whitby Town vs Bamber Bridge 
 
3pm kick-off at the Turnbull Ground, Upgang Lane. 
 
Whitby Town FC participate in the Northern Premier League, the seventh tier of English football. Founded in 1880, Whitby are one of the oldest clubs from the North Riding of Yorkshire, the club has spent their entire history in the amateur and semi-professional leagues, though they have reached the second round of the FA Cup in both 1983–84 and 1985–86 
 
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26 December 2019 - Whitby Town vs South Shields 
 
3pm kick-off at the Turnbull Ground, Upgang Lane. 
 
Whitby Town FC participate in the Northern Premier League, the seventh tier of English football. Founded in 1880, Whitby are one of the oldest clubs from the North Riding of Yorkshire, the club has spent their entire history in the amateur and semi-professional leagues, though they have reached the second round of the FA Cup in both 1983–84 and 1985–86 
 
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24-26 April 2020 - Goth Weekend 
 
15-17 August 2020 - Whitby Regatta 
 
11-13 September 2020 - Staithes Festival of Arts and Heritage 
 
30 October to 1 November 2020 - Goth Weekend 
 
7-9 August 2021 - Whitby Regatta 
 
13-15 August 2022 - Whitby Regatta 
 
 
Live music in Whitby Pubs : 
August :  
 
23 August 2019 : 9pm 
 
25 August 2019 : 2-7pm 
25 August 2019 : 9pm 
25 August 2019 : 9pm 
 
28 August 2019 : 9pm 
 
29 August 2019 : 8-10pm 
 
30 August 2019 : 9pm 
30 August 2019 : 9pm 
 
31 August 2019 : 8.30pm 
31 August 2019 : 9pm 
31 August 2019 : 9pm 
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September : 
 
1 September 2019 : 2-7pm 
1 September 2019 : 5pm 
4 September 2019 : 9pm 
6 September 2019 : 9pm 
6 September 2019 : 9pm 
6 September 2019 : 9pm 
6 September 2019 : 9pm 
7 September 2019 : 9pm 
7 September 2019 : 9pm 
8 September 2019 : 2-7pm 
8 September 2019 : 5pm 
11 September 2019 : 9pm 
13 September 2019 : 9pm 
13 September 2019 : 9pm 
14 September 2019 : 9pm 
14 September 2019 : 9pm 
15 September 2019 : 2-7pm 
15 September 2019 : 8pm 
15 September 2019 : 5pm 
15 September 2019 : 8pm 
18 September 2019 : 9pm 
20 September 2019 : 9pm 
20 September 2019 : 9pm 
21 September 2019 : 9pm 
21 September 2019 : 9pm 
22 September 2019 : 2-7pm 
22 September 2019 : 5pm 
25 September 2019 : 9pm 
27 September 2019 : 9pm 
27 September 2019 : 9pm 
28 September 2019 : 9pm 
28 September 2019 : 9pm 
29 September 2019 : 2-7pm 
29 September 2019 : 5pm 
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October : 
 
2 October 2019 : 9pm 
4 October 2019 : 9pm 
5 October 2019 : 9pm 
6 October 2019 : 2-7pm 
6 October 2019 : 9pm 
9 October 2019 : 9pm 
11 October 2019 : 9pm 
11 October 2019 : 9pm 
12 October 2019 : 9pm 
12 October 2019 : 9pm 
13 October 2019 : 2-7pm 
13 October 2019 : 5pm 
13 October 2019 : 6pm 
16 October 2019 : 9pm 
18 October 2019 : 9pm 
18 October 2019 : 9pm 
19 October 2019 : 9pm 
19 October 2019 : 9pm 
20 October 2019 : 2-7pm 
20 October 2019 : 5pm 
23 October 2019 : 9pm 
26 October 2019 : 9pm 
26 October 2019 : 9pm 
27 October 2019 : 2-7pm 
27 October 2019 : 5pm 
30 October 2019 : 9pm 
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November : 
 
1 November 2019 : 9pm 
1 November 2019 : 9pm 
2 November 2019 : 9pm 
2 November 2019 : 9pm 
3 November 2019 : 2-7pm 
3 November 2019 : 5pm 
6 November 2019 : 9pm 
8 November 2019 : 9pm 
8 November 2019 : 9pm 
9 November 2019 : 9pm 
9 November 2019 : 9pm 
10 November 2019 : 2-7pm 
13 November 2019 : 9pm 
15 November 2019 : 9pm 
November 2019 : 9pm 
16 November 2019 : 9pm 
16 November 2019 : 9pm 
17 November 2019 : 2-7pm 
17 November 2019 : 5pm 
20 November 2019 : 9pm 
22 November 2019 : 9pm 
22 November 2019 : 9pm 
23 November 2019 : 8pm 
23 November 2019 : 9pm 
23 November 2019 : 9pm 
24 November 2019 : 2-7pm 
24 November 2019 : 5pm 
27 November 2019 : 9pm 
29 November 2019 : 9pm 
30 November 2019 : 9pm 
30 November 2019 : 9pm 
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December : 
 
1 December 2019 : 2-7pm 
1 December 2019 : 5pm 
4 December 2019 : 9pm 
6 December 2019 : 9pm 
7 December 2019 : 9pm 
7 December 2019 : 9pm 
8 December 2019 : 2-7pm 
8 December 2019 : 5pm 
11 December 2019 : 9pm 
13 December 2019 : 9pm 
13 December 2019 : 9pm 
14 December 2019 : 9pm 
14 December 2019 : 9pm 
15 December 2019 : 2-7pm 
15 December 2019 : 5pm 
18 December 2019 : 9pm 
20 December 2019 : 9pm 
20 December 2019 : 9pm 
21 December 2019 : 9pm 
21 December 2019 : 9pm 
22 December 2019 : 2-7pm 
22 December 2019 : 5pm 
24 December 2019 : 9pm 
26 December 2019 : 9pm 
27 December 2019 : 9pm 
28 December 2019 : 9pm 
29 December 2019 : 2-7pm 
31 December 2019 : 9pm
 
 
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Three Point Turn 
 
Tuppeny Blue 
Tom Jackson 
Sister Act 
 
Ray Randal 
 
Hayley McKay 
 
Hayley McKay 
Arguments Yard 
 
An evening of Rock N Roll 
Hayley McKay 
Highway 61 
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Dave Crabtree 
Sam Lenton 
Ray Randal 
Serenity 
Blanty 
Marc Atkinson 
Blanty 
Simma 
The Maze 
Simma 
Steve Chapman Smith 
Ray Randal 
Colin Holt 
Martin White 
Simma 
So What 
Irish Folk Session 
Rocketsmith 
Dan Webster 
Rocketsmith 
Ray Randal 
Kwame D 
SDister Act 
Simma 
Carl Robinson 
Tuppeny Blue 
Nick Lumb 
Ray Randal 
Kev 
Fat Medicine 
Simma 
Tom Jackson 
Three Point Turn 
Serenity 
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Ray Randal 
Kev 
Simma 
Dave Crabtree 
Nick Lumb 
Ray Randal 
The Purple Tones 
Rough Cuts 
Simma 
Dr Brown & The Groove Cats 
Simma 
Steve Chapman Smith 
The Consequences 
Ray Randal 
Colin Holt 
Serenity 
Simma 
Tom Jackson 
Three Point Turn 
2 Bob 
Ray Randal 
Simma 
Marc Atkinson 
Three Point Turn 
Sam Lenton 
Ray Randal 
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Scott Kiers 
2 Bob 
Simma 
Highway 61 
Dave Crabtree 
Nick Lumb 
Ray Randal 
Three Point Turn 
Carl Robinson 
Simma 
So What 
Simma 
Ray Randal 
Kwame D 
Tom Jackson 
Simma 
The Sticklebacks 
Kev 
Sam Lenton 
Ray Randal 
Serenity 
Sister Act 
Rocketsmith 
Simma 
Arguments Yard 
Kev 
Serenity 
Ray Randal 
Cobble Duo 
Simma 
Echo Inside 
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Dave Crabtree 
Nick Lumb 
Ray Randal 
Marc Atkinson 
Simma 
Carl Robinson 
Irish Folk Session 
Martin White 
Ray Randal 
Scott Kiers 
Tom Jackson 
Simma 
Dr Brown & The Groove Cats 
Three Point Turn 
Rory Holl 
Ray Randal 
Kev 
Cobble Duo 
Simma 
So What 
Three Point Turn 
Sam Lenton 
Highway 61 
Steve Chapman Smith 
Serenity 
The Sticklebacks 
Kev 
Tom Jackson
 
 
 
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