Days Out in Yorkshire

The Yorkshire Tour de Phantome – Ghostly Tours!

The Yorkshire Tour de Phantome – Ghostly Tours!

The Yorkshire Tour de Phantome.  If you like treasure hunts and self guided tours then this is one for you.  I have been sent the below information about spooky tours around the Yorkshire Coast.  Perfect for Halloween or any time really.  I love a good […]

York Railway Museum – Future Engineers during October Half Term

York Railway Museum – Future Engineers during October Half Term

Future Engineers returns to the National Railway Museum for two weeks over half term.  It runs from the 21st of October until the 5th of November.  The York Railway Museum is free. This October half term, the National Railway Museum’s biggest event ‘Future Engineers’ returns […]

New Year’s Eve York 2017 – What’s On?

New Year’s Eve York 2017 – What’s On?

New Year’s Eve York.  Looking for what to do at New Year in York?  I’ve found the information surprisingly sparse on the internet so have put a list together of the events I have found in York.  I’ve found black tie dinners, pantomimes and nightclub […]

Castle Howard Christmas 2017 – Angels on High

Castle Howard Christmas 2017 – Angels on High

Castle Howard Christmas 2017 – Angels on High 18 November 2017 – 23 December 2017 We love a Castle Howard Christmas trip and have visited the last few years.  I love the opulent Christmassy feel to the house, and the grounds are beautiful on a frosty […]

Yorkshire Winter Wonderland York – Santa, Vintage Funfair and Ice Skating

Yorkshire Winter Wonderland York – Santa, Vintage Funfair and Ice Skating

Yorkshire Winter Wonderland York.  If you are looking for a lovely Christmassy place to take the children ice skating then the Ice Factor at Yorkshire’s Winter Wonderland is ideal. Situated in the grounds of the McArthur Glen Designer Outlet on the outskirts of York it […]

Magic Lantern Festival Leeds at Roundhay Park – Review

Magic Lantern Festival Leeds at Roundhay Park – Review

This review was kindly written by Teresa Buckle for Yorkshire Wonders.  We were very excited to be heading to the Roundhay Park Lantern Festival Leeds.   It is the first time the Magical Lantern Festival has been held in Yorkshire so we wrapped up warm with […]

York Dungeon Halloween Events

York Dungeon Halloween Events

York Dungeon Halloween – Ooh, I am loving the Halloween events organised by York Dungeon this year!  Now, I have to admit, I haven’t taken my children to York Dungeon yet, at 8 and 10 I think they are a bit young (and they are […]

The Snowman York Minster – Christmas Event with Orchestra

The Snowman York Minster – Christmas Event with Orchestra

The Snowman York Minster.  Now, this is something special!  For the first time there is going to be a screening of The Snowman in York Minster with a full orchestra accompanying.  I just think this will be magnificent! There are two performances on the 16th […]

Halloween Events Yorkshire 2017

Halloween Events Yorkshire 2017

Halloween events Yorkshire – the summer holidays are behind us, Christmas is still a little way off, so what’s the next big family event on the horizon? Halloween of course! I love Halloween, with its opportunity for the kids to dress up in spooky costumes, […]

*New* Christmas at York Museum Gardens: Illuminated Walk and Fairy-tale Christmas Village

*New* Christmas at York Museum Gardens: Illuminated Walk and Fairy-tale Christmas Village

Thursday 16 November 2017 – Monday 1 January 2018 4:45pm – 9:30pm daily (except Christmas Day) Now, if you have read anything I else I have written, you will know I love Christmas events!  I am very excited about this one!  I love the Museum […]