Northern Soul Weekender

Annually very popular and featuring the best in Northern Soul, Motown and Modern Soul with the North’s best loved DJ’s.

The event offers you three daytime sessions plus three soul nights spread over the full weekend, Two huge rooms at the Whitby Pavilion offer Northern Classics for up to 1500.

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Tomorrow’s Ghosts Festival

Tomorrow’s Ghosts Festival is a celebration of all things Gothic whilst embracing a wide range of alternative culture. The Festival aims to host both established and up and coming bands to reflect the diversity of the goth and alternative music scene as well as diversifying into film, art and spoken word.

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The Whitby Regatta, presents to you, three full days of entertainment, embracing yacht racing, rowing races and various free forms of entertainment, finishing with a spectacular firework display.

Held in August each year, the Whitby Regatta is probably the oldest sea Regatta in England and has drawn large crowds into Whitby over the year. 

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Folk Weekend

Bands, callers, dance teams, storytellers and singers fill the streets and pubs of Whitby. Billed as the biggest folk event of the year, Whitby Folk Week is a family-friendly event. With over 600 events covering workshops, concerts, singarounds, dance, sessions, street entertainment and the extensive ‘fringe’ events that blossom spontaneously. Folk Week is a festival that no lover of real music should miss.

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Goth Weekends

Held in April and October, the weekends have grown into the most popular gothic events in the world, attracting attendees from across the UK and around the world. The main event is held at the town’s 1,000 capacity Whitby Spa Pavilion.

Although referred to as a “weekend” it includes events during the day on Friday and Saturday as well as fringe events on the Thursday, Sunday and Monday.

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Whitby Steampunk Weekends

A bi-annual festival of science fiction and fantasy, incorporating costume and design inspired by the 19th century steam age. Whitby Steampunk Weekend is in store for us with a number of activities, presentations and demonstrations lined up as well as our Famous Steampunk Emporium for your amusement. Grace, style and panache is the order of the day in Whitby

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