Calendar of Events in the Whitby area 2013
March 5 - 6 Eskdale Festival of Arts.
April 11 - 24 Scarborough Literature Festival. A fantastic range of evebts. Visit the link below to discover more www.scarboroughliteraturefestival.co.uk
April 14 - 28 Whitby Sea Angling Festival.
April 26 - 28 Spring Whitby Goth Weekend. Various locations in Whitby including Whitby Spa Pavilion. For events and tickets information visit www.whitbygothweekend.co.uk
May 3 - 6 North Yorkshire Moors Railway 40th Anniversary Steam Gala.May 6 - 10 NYMR 40th Anniversary Spring Steam Gala.
May 11 - 12 Art Exhibition at the Old Coast Gauard Station Free . 10.00am - 5.00pm.
There will be paintings, prints and cards displayed and for sale, and there will be demonstrating painting throughout. Isabel Blincow
May 17 - 19 Whitby Gospel Music Convention
June 8 -9 Art Exhibition at the Old Coast Guard Station, Free. 10.00am - 5.00pm.
There will be paintings, prints and cards displayed for sale, and there will be demonstrating painting throughout. Isabel Blincow
.June 7 - 9 Robin Hood’s Bay Folk Weekend. A FREE WEEKEND of Music Sessions and Singarounds in and around the 'famed city of Robin Hood's Bay' on the beautiful Yorkshire Coast. For an outline programme control and click http://folkweekend.rhbay.co.uk/
June 7 - 9 Whitby 60s Music Festival at Whitby Pavillion.
June 11- Lagonda car club display/rally at Robin Hoods Bay. (30 + cars)
June 15 - 16 North Yorkshire Moors Railway 60s Weekend.
June 21 - 23 Whitby Flipside Rock and Roll Summer at Whitby Pavilion
June 22 - July 4 Whitby Charter Association Fishing Competition
July 14 - 15 North Yorkshire MR Classic Cars and Vehicle Weekend.
August 3 - 4 Whitby Lifeboat Flag Day.August 6 Egton Gooseberry Show.
August 10 -12 Whitby Regatta.Three full days of entertainment set around this ancient port. Yacht racing, rowing boat racing, Navy displays, Red Arrows display, fireworks and much, much more. www.whitbyregatta.co.uk
August 17 - 23 Whitby Folk Week Traditional music and dance with workshops, concerts,singarounds, dances, sessions and street entertainment. www.whitbyfolk.co.uk
21August Egton 124th Show.
September 13 -15 North Yorkshire Moors Railway 40th Heritage Diesel Gala.
September 13 -15 Staithes Festival of Arts and Heritage 2013
September 14 Whitby Pirate Day.
September 14 -29 Whitby Charter Fishing Festival
September 27 -29 North Yorkshire Moors Railway 40th Anniversary Steam Gala
September 27 - 29 Whitby Sixties Festival at Whitby Pavilion.October 5 - 6 UK Pro Surf
October 11- 13 North Yorkshire Moors Railway Railway in Wartime.
October 24 - 27 Bram Stoker International Film Festival. Whitby Spa Pavillion.
November 1- 3 Winter Goth Weekend. Various locations in Whitby including Whitby Spa Pavilion.
November 5- 10 Scarborough Dance Festival
November 15- 17 Scarborough Soul Weekender
December 6 - 8 Robin Hoods Bay 20th Victorian Weekend. The first Robin Hood’s Bay Victorian Weekend was held in 1994. The event gives all visitors and residents the opportunity to dress up in traditional Victorian costume. The village is also transformed with Christmas decoration, lights, window dressings, Christmas trees and festive wreaths.