21 Halloween & October Half Term in Yorkshire 2020

Halloween events Yorkshire – it’s been a funny old year but there are still lots of Halloween events going on – though please do check individual websites in case things change.   I also have a post on the best pumpkin patches in Yorkshire. So the question is, where are the best Halloween events in Yorkshire … Read more

Fireworks Display and Bonfire Night in and Near York 2020

Fireworks displays and Bonfire Night in and around the York area in 2020.  As you can probably imagine, so many bonfire and fireworks events have been cancelled this year.  I have left all the previous events below and updated whether they will be going ahead.  I will bring the ones that should still be going … Read more

Jollydays Glamping Yorkshire – Campfires and Celestial Fireworks

glamping North Yorkshire

Jollydays Glamping – Our woodland tent was huge. I think perhaps the name tent is misleading. Whilst technically it is a tent as it’s made from canvas, it has the feel more of a woodland lodge. Outdoor Living You approach the lodge via a very large deck, so large that is makes the patio table … Read more

Toys, Prisons and High Jinks at Castle Museum York

It’s been many years since I have been to the York Castle Museum, so I was glad to return recently and take my children. Hubby was not so keen and it took a bit of persuasion that it would be a good idea. I think he had been traumatised as a child by old fashioned … Read more

Children’s Theatre at The Pocklington Arts Centre

Throughout the year, mainly during school holidays the Pocklington Arts Centre stages plays for children. The venue itself is not huge and so has a much friendlier, more intimate feel.   Children are welcomed and usually have a good view from wherever they sit. If you book early you can often get front row seats … Read more