Yorkshire Coast Events

Calendar of Yorkshire Coast Events

For a great day out by the beach check out our guide to Yorkshire coast events and seaside festivals taking place each year. If you are looking for things to do and find out what’s on in Yorkshire, see the events listed below.

Event Dates for your diary

Yorkshire coast events and highlights throughout the year for your diary. Find out what’s on in 2024, from food festivals to sailing and sporting events, there is something for everyone to enjoy.


Yorkshire Fossil Festival

Sat 25th & Mon 27th May 2024

Annual celebration of fossils & palaeontology! The Yorkshire Fossil Festival 2024 is a 2 day event held in Whitby.


Books By The Beach

June 7th – 9th 2024

Scarborough Book Festival – Meet the author. This annual festival has a full progamme of events and a line up of best selling authors.


Whitby Folk Week

Sat 17th – Fri 23rd August 2024

Whitby Folk Week is a traditional celebration of local music, song and dance.


Discover Yorkshire Beaches

If you are going to a coastal event in Yorkshire, check out some of the other beaches nearby

Top Yorkshire Beaches

Looking for top Yorkshire Coast destinations? Miles of sandy beaches, traditional seaside towns and family attractions. Walk the coastal path or find family friendly Blue Flag beaches. There are sandy beaches in Yorkshire which are safe for swimming as well as dog friendly beaches for long walks with our four legged friends.

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