What's On In Scarborough 2013

Find out what's happening in Scarborough and the surrounding area, month by month. We try to keep our calendar up to date, and add information as we go. If you know of any other interesting events or activities taking place in the town, please let us know.

In addition to the "What's on In Scarborough" dates listed for each month, there are events that go on through out the year. Every Wednesday and Saturday there is a Gift and Craft Fair at the Grand. Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday An Afternoon Music with Howard Beaumont at the Spa Complex. Every Sunday until October there is a Free Sunday Concert @ The Spa Complex.

March 2013

9th-11th
Eskdale Festival of the Arts – Music. Whitby Pavilion Complex.

8th-14th
Hansel and Gretel: Witchunters. Hollywood Plaza Cinema.

8th-14th
Oz – The Great and Powerful. Futurist Theatre.

12th
An evening with Rich Hall. Scarborough Spa.

13th-23rd
The Thrill of Love. Stephen Joseph Theatre.

15th
The Last Laugh Comedy Roadshow, Scarborough Spa Complex.

16th
Eskdale Festival of the Arts. Concert Day. Whitby Pavilion Complex.

17th
Moscow Ballet La Classique presents Coppelia.

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Scarborough Spa Complex.

21st
Al Murray – The Only Way is Epic. Scarborough Spa Complex.

23rd-29th
National Student Drama Festival. Various locations in Scarborough.

29th-13th April
April Family Fun days in Scarborough. Art Gallery.

29th-13th April
April Rotunda Family Fun days. Rotunda Museum.

30th
The Gospel of Matthew. Scarborough Joseph Theatre.

30th-31st
Easter Bowls Tournament. Scarborough.



April 2013

3rd-4th
Sing Something Simple. Steven Joseph Theatre.

4th-6th
Festival of Speed Hill Climb. Oliver’s Mount Scarborough.

5th
Steve Philips & The Rough Diamonds. Steven Joseph Theatre.

6th-7th
Scarborough Fair Collection 2013 Model Show.

6th-14th
Scarborough Literature Festival Fringe Events.

6th
Turn Back the Clock. Steven Joseph Theatre.

8th-13th
Losing the Plot. Steven Joseph Theatre.

10th
The Halle. Spa Complex.

11th-12th
Simply Musicals in Concert.YMCA Theatre.

11th-14th
The Long Weekend – Scarborough Literature Festival.

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Scarborough Library and Information Centre.

14th-28th
Whitby Sea Angling Festival. Whitby.

15th
Eskdale Festival of the Arts – National Choir Day.

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Whitby Pavilion Complex.

17th
Scarborough Concert Band. The Citadel.

19th
Silly Songs of Shakespeare. Stephen Joseph Theatre.

20th
Andy Parsons – I’ve got a Shed. Scarborough Spa Complex.

20th
Manu Delago Handmade. Stephen Joseph Theatre.

21st
An evening of words and Music with Patti Smith.

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Scarborough Spa Complex.

21st
Spring National Road Races. Oliver’s Mount, Scarborough.

21st
Black Dyke Band. Scarborough Spa Complex.

23rd
Enter Shikari. Scarborough Spa Complex.

23rd-27th
Rutherford and Son. Stephen Joseph Theatre.

23rd
There’ll always be and England. Scarborough Spa Complex.

25th
Out of our Sheds, John Shuttleworth.

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Scarborough Spa Complex

26th
An evening of Music Making. The Citadel

26th-28th
Spring Whitby Goth Weekend

27th
April in Paris by John Godber. Scarborough Spa Complex.



May 2013

1st
North Yorkshire Moors Railway 40th Anniversary.

1st-4th
The Hoardes. Stephen Joseph Theatre.

3rd
Dead Belgian. Stephen Joseph Theatre.

3rd-5th
Filey Folk Festival Various Locations Filey.

3rd-12th
40th Anniversary Spring Steam Gala. North Yorkshire Moors Railway.

4th
Ensemble 360. Stephen Joseph Theatre.

4th-5th
Scarborough Festival of Speed- Car and Bike Hill Climb.

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Oliver’s Mount, Scarborough Music.

5th
Vintage Fair. Scarborough Spa Complex.

5th-10th
Scarborough Bowls Festival. Scarborough Bowls Centre.

8th-9th
The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists. Stephen Joseph Theatre.

10th
Tom Townsend – The Revue. Stephen Joseph Theatre.

11th
Roger McGough. Stephen Joseph Theatre.

12th
Vienna Festival Ballet Sleeping Beauty. Scarborough Spa Complex.

15th
Jools Holland and his Rhythm and Blues Orchestra.

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Scarborough Spa Complex.

15th-18th
Total Football. Stephen Joseph Theatre.

16th
Curtain Up by Peter Quilter. Scarborough Spa Complex.

17th-19th
Whitby Gospel Music Convention.

21st-22nd
Female Gothic. Stephen Joseph Theatre.

23rd
Daniel Kitson. Stephen Joseph Theatre.

25th
Stacey Kent and her Musicians. Stephen Joseph Theatre.

26th
Sensational Sinatra. Scarborough Spa Complex.

27th-1st June
Family Fun Days. Scarborough Art Gallery.

27th-1st June
Rotunda Family Fun Days. Rotunda Museum.

28th-1st June
Two Gentlemen of Verona. Stephen Joseph Theatre.

31st-2nd June
Celebrities on Ice. Scarborough Spa Complex.



June 2013

5th-8th
Cricket LV County Championship. Scarborough Cricket Ground.

6th
Olly Muirs Live. Scarborough Open Theatre.

6th-11th
Time of My Life. Stephen Joseph Theatre (Not 9th).

7th-9th
Whitby 60s Music Festival at Whitby Pavillion.

7th-9th
Robin Hood’s Bay Folk Weekend.

9th
Cricket Clydesdale Bank 40 Championship.

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Scarborough Cricket Ground.

12th-15th
Phoenix Dram Production. YMCA Scarborough.

13th
Onyx Brass. Stephen Joseph.

14th
The Wanted Live. Scarborough Open Air Theatre.

16th
Shaolin Warriors The Return of the Master.

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Scaraborough Spa Complex.

15th-16th
Barry Sheene International Race Festival.Oliver’s Mount.

15th-16th
North Yorkshire Moors Swinging 60s.

16th-23rd
Scalby Fair Week.

20th-5th July
International Youth Music Festival.

21st
Stella and story of women and astronomy. Stephen Joseph Theatre.

22nd
Happy Mondays Live. Scarborough Open Air Theatre.

22nd-14th July
Whitby Sea Angling Festival.

27th
Ginger Baker’s Jazz Confusion Stephen Joseph Theatre.

29th
Armed Forces Day. Scarborough’s South Bay.

29th-30th
Super 70s Boogie Wonderland. North Yorkshire Moors Railway.

29th-30th
Filey Town Festival – Filey.

30th
Cricket Friends Life 20 Championship. Scarborough Cricket Ground.

30th
Manhatten Voices Concert for Engalynx. Scarborough Spa Complex.






July 2013

1st-7th
Filey Town Festival – Filey.

1st-
4th 5th 6th 8th 9th 10th 11th 16th 17th 18th 19th 22nd 23rd

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24th 25th 26th 27th. Muddy Cows. Stephen Joseph Theatre

5th-7th
Northern Soul Music Weekend. Whitby Pavilion.

12th
Leona Lewis Live. Scarborough Open Air Theatre.

13th-14th
Classic Cars and Vehicle Weekend. North Yorkshire Moors Railway.

13th-14th
Yorkshire Wolds Cycle Challenge.

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Starts Norton, Malton through the Yorkshire Wolds.

15th-16th
Filey Regatta. Filey Bay.

17th
Race for Life 2013. North Bay.

19th-21st
Scarborough Seafest. West Pier Scarborough.

20th-21st
Cock of the North Bike Road Races. Oliver’s Mount, Scarborough.

24th-31st
Family Fun Days. Scarborough Art Gallery.

24th-31st
Rotunda Family Fun Day. Rotunda Museum.

27th
Status Quo Live. Scarborough Open Air Theatre.

28th
The Launch Event, National Parks Week.

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The Moors National Park Centre

29th-4th Aug
National Parks Week 2013, Actively Yours. The Moors National Park Centre.



August 2013

1st-
2nd 3rd 5th 6th 13th 14th 15th 24th. Arrivals and Departures.

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Stephen Joseph Theatre.

1st
8th 15th 22nd 29th. The Chuckle Bros meet the Phantom.

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Futurist Theatre.

1st
Cunard Queen Ellizabeth Sail Past. Scarborough South Bay.

3rd
Katherine Jenkins Live. Scarborough Open Air Theatre.

3rd
Roy Chubby Brown. Scarborough Spa Complex.

3rd-4th
Whitby Lifeboat Station Flag Weekend – Whitby.

6th
Egton Gooseberry Show. Egton Bridge, Nr. Whitby.

8th
9th 16th 17th 19th 20th 21st 22nd. Muddy Cows.

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Stephen Joseph Theatre.

10th
An evening of Dirty Dancing A Tribute Show. Futurist Theatre.

26th
27th 28th 29th 30th 31st . Muddy Cows.

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Stephen Joseph Theatre.

10th-12th
Whitby Regatta. Various locations, Whitby.

12th-16th
Home International Gold Championships. Ganton Golf Club, Ganton.

17th
One night of Queen. Futurist Theatre.

17th-23rd
Whitby Folk Festival. Various locations in Whitby.

18th
National Hill Climb. Oliver’s Mount, Scarborough.

21st
Egton 124th Show.

23rd
The Kidderminster Affair. Stephen Joseph Theatre.

23rd
The Saturdays Live. Scarborough Open Air Theatre.

24th
Ken Dodd. Futurist Theatre.

28th-31st
Scarborough Cricket Festival 2013. Scarborough Cricket Ground.

30th
McFly Live. Scarborough Open Air Theatre.

31st
Filey Fishing Festival. Filey Brigg.



September 2013

1st-8th
Filey Fishing Festival. Filey Brigg.

1st-6th
Open Golf Week. Scarborough.

2nd-7th
Scarborough Open Bowls 2013. South Cliff Bowling Club.

2nd
2nd 3rd, 6th, 7th, 11th, 12th, 14th, 16th, 17th, 20th, 21st, 25th,

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26th, 27th, 28th, 30th. Arrivals and Departures.

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Stephen Joseph Theatre

3rd
11th 13th 17th 27th. The Kidderminster Affair. Stephen Joseph Theatre

4th
5th 9th 10th 13th 14th 18th 19th 23rd 24th 28th. Time of my Life.

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Stephen Joseph Theatre.

4th
5th 10th 19th 26th. Farcicals. Stephen Joseph Theatre.

6th-7th
Simply Musicals. YMCA Theatre.

7th
National Goldwings Light Parade. Scarborough.

7th-8th
Acoustic Gathering – Peasholm Park, Scarborough.

8th
Glen Miller Legacy. Spa Complex.

13th-15th
Heritage Diesel Gala. North Yorkshire Moors Railway.

14th-15th
September International Gold Cup Races. Oliver’s Mount, Scarborough.

14th-29th
September Whitby Sea Angling Competition. Whitby.

14th
UK Open Kayak Fishing Championship 2013. Scarborough West Pier.

21st-29th
Scarborough Sea Angling Festival. Marine Drive, Scarborough.

27th-28th
British Rally Championships – Yorkshire Stage.

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West Pier, Scarborough – Dalby Forest Stages.

27th-29th
Scarborough Jazz Festival. Scarborough Spa Complex.

27th-29th
Whitby 60’s Music Festival. Whitby Pavilion Complex.

28th-31st
Scarborough Cricket Festival 2013. Scarborough Cricket Ground.

29th
Chloe with Love. Stephen Joseph Theatre.

30th-31st
Farcicals. Stephen Joseph Theatre.



October 2013

2nd
Autumn Wedding Fayre. Scarborough Spa Complex.

2nd
3rd 5th. Arrivals and Departures. Stephen Joseph Theatre.

3rd-4th
Time of My Life. Stephen Joseph Theatre.

3rd-4th
Farcicals. Stephen Joseph Theatre.

4th
Chloe with Love. Stephen Joseph Theatre.

5th-6th
UK Pro Surf North Bay. Scarborough.

11th-13th
North Yorkshire Moors Railway. Railway in Wartime.

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Pickering and Whitby.

24th-27th
Bram Stoker International Film Festival.

26th-27th
Halloscream Spooky Express. North Bay Railway Scarborough.

29th-3rd Nov
NYMR Witches and Wizards 29th. North Yorkshire Moors Railway.

29th-2rd Nov
Family Fun Days at the Scarborough Library.

29th-2rd Nov
Rotunda Family Fun Days at the Rotunda Museum.



November 2013

1st-3rd
Autumn Whitby Goth Weekend.

1st
Jimmy Carr – Gagging Order. Spa Complex.

2nd
Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Live. Spa Complex.

3rd
McCain 10K Road Race. Scarborough.

5th-10th
Scarborough Dance Festival. Scarborough Spa Complex.

15th-17th
Scarborough Soul Weekender. Scarborough.

16th-17th
Christmas Craft Fair. The Moors National Park Centre, Danby.

30th-Dec 1st
Santa Specials. North Yorkshire Moors Railways.



December 2013

6th-8th
Robin Hood’s Bay Victorian Weekend. Robin Hood’s Bay.

7th-8th
Santa Specials. North Yorkshire Moors Railways.

14th-15th
Santa Specials. North Yorkshire Moors Railways.

21st-22nd
Santa Specials. North Yorkshire Moors Railways.

24th-4th Jan
Family Fun Days at Scarborough Library.

24th-4th Jan
Rotunda Family Fun at the Rotunda Museum.



We have tried to keep out list of "What's on in Scarborough" up to date, but this is by no means a complete everything that is going on in the town. If you know of any other events happening, please let us know!



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