Most nights in York there are a number of excellent Ghost Walks and tours that guide you through THE MOST HAUNTED CITY IN ENGLAND! The old snickleways of York and old period buildings make for a really spooky atmosphere! Get into the spirit this halloween and join the fun.
Halloween Half Term at Beningbrough Hall
2017 : Take to flight and join us this half term as we explore all things owl related with visits from feathered friends, a mask trail, a brand new sculpture exhibition plus for hallowe'en - spooky stories, crafts and the annual costume parade.. nationaltrust.org.uk
NRM : Future Engineers
Are you stuck for ideas on what to do this October half term? Why not head to the National Railway Museum in York this October for a hi-tech, hands-on half term family experience. Explore the challenge zones, collect fascinating facts and discover your potential to be part of the next generation of engineers.
Illuminating York 2018
Returning In October 2018
As the nights draw in, York marks the change of seasons with its celebration of light, the illuminating York festival. In 2018 illuminating York continues to pursue new ways of showcasing this beautiful historic city in a different light.
(above) York St John University Quad - David Ogle's 'Lumen' in 2016
Come along to the Yorkshire Museum and Castle Museum this half-term and take part in lots of family-friendly activities. Bloody battles, terrifying tales and spooky shadows are in store for those who dare visit the Yorkshire Museum, York Castle Museum and York Art Gallery this October half term! more
Pickering Wartime & 1940's Weekend
Pickering Showground 13, 14, 15 October 2017
We are excited to announce that due to a fantastic weekend last year, we will again be staging events at Pickering Showground for this years 'PICKERING WARTIME & 1940'S WEEKEND' in October!
York Art Society
If you would like to help support the YAS in any way you can, please speak to Peter Cooke or one of the committee members at the next demonstration / self help workshop.