What's On In York, December
Christmas Shopping In York
The essential festive shop is Christmas Angels at 47 Low Petergate. Supplying everything you will need for a magical Christmas and gifts all year round, including a huge range of Christmas decorations. Re-live the run up to Christmas as depicted in those fabulous Victorian style Christmas cards.
McArthurGlen's York Designer Outlet will also be staying open late in december. St. Nicholas Avenue, Fulford, York YO19 4TA map
Tis The Season To Be Festive
City of York Council is marking the start of the festive season with hundreds of new pea-lights, 250 four-foot real trees and 32 large trees illuminating the city centre.
A full season of Christmas events will start in November and will mark the beginning of a range of seasonal events, including festive markets, late-night shopping and the York Christmas programme.
Late Night Shopping: Grab those festive ‘must-haves’ from those city centre shops which are staying open late. Every Thursday up to Christmas.
Children's Christmas Fayre: Starts off the festive season with market traders specialising in items for children of all ages.
St Nicholas’ Fayre: The traditional festive weekend in the city centre offers everything from gifts and crafts to the best of local produce.
Christmas At York Minster
York Minster Christmas Carol Concerts
York Christmas Markets
York offers a range of Christmas markets from mid-November right through till Christmas week. York also has specialist boutique shops for that unique gift along with the main high street stores. Christmas is a great time to visit York and will put you in the very best of festive moods.
Elf On The Big Screen This Christmas
Elf yourself to a very merry Christmas!
Enjoy a night of fantastic festive food and the heart-warming film Elf on the big screen this Christmas at a special screening in the Yorkshire Museum’s cinema. Mince pies, a full Christmas themed buffet and a festive drink will be served while carols are played in the atmospheric surroundings of the Medieval Gallery at the Yorkshire Museum.
Jennifer Cork, Wedding and Events Supervisor for York Museums Trust, said: “We think there is no better way to get your-elf into the Christmas spirit than eating fantastic Christmas food and watching the brilliant Elf. Our caterers Bradshaws have created a delicious festive menu, including, chargrilled turkey breast Caesar wraps, brie and cranberry filo baskets and of course mince pies. Then the heart warming story of Elf will be shown on our big screen for one night only – book you tickets now!”
For the film and buffet, doors open at 6.30pm and the film starting at 7.30pm. Tickets cost £15 and can be bought by phoning (01904) 687671 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
All money raised will be put towards the care of the buildings and collections at York Art Gallery, the Yorkshire Museum, York Castle Museum and York St Mary’s, which are looked after by York Museums Trust.
For an extra magical Christmas this year, why not join a YorkBoat Santa Cruise and meet a very special guest! Every child onboard will receive a personalised gift from Father Christmas. With refreshments and fun onboard, what better way to get in to the Christmas spirit this December?
York Early Music Christmas Festival
Festival of Angels York
Weekend 14 & 15 December 2013
The heart of the city centre will be transformed into a winter wonderland of ice sculptures, stalls, al fresco dining, street entertainment, live ice-carving and guaranteed ‘snow’ showers.
Saturday 11am to 6pm, Sunday 11am to 5pm
Yorkshire Bach Choir
Friday 6 December 2013 at 7.30pm
Robin Hoods Bay Victorian Weekend
6, 7 & 8 December 2013
North Yorkshire Moors Railway Santa Specials
30 Nov, 1, 7 & 8, 14 & 15, 21 & 22 December 2013
Perfect for families with young children, embark on this magical adventure on-board the Santa Express to meet Santa in his Grotto on-board the train. What better way to start the festive season? nymr.co.uk
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