Fashion City York
York may be an old town but it can still get with it daddio. Thanks to some very creative designers and retailers the city has chic, a fact celebrated with all sorts of colourful events for Fashion City York weekend. There’s films, live window displays and more – see the a full list here
Get ready to stick your fingers in your ears as it’s time for another Rolling Thunder Day at the Yorkshire Air Museum in Elvington. This time it is celebrating five years since the fly-in of the mighty Nimrod MR2 undertaking two fast taxi runs down the runway – more here.
Who doesn’t like Motown music? The Detroit sound is recreated at The Magic Of Motown, with 36 classics performed at the Grand Opera House, featuring hits by the Four Tops, Diana Ross, Stevie Wonder and Marvin Gaye – more here.
York’s newest community choir, the Belfrey Singers, perform Faure’s Requiem and a collection of Songs for Spring. At St Michael-le-Belfrey Church – more here.
Are you worried about our governments spying on us? The documentary CitizenFour chronicles the revelations by US whistleblower Edward Snowden, in this screening organised by The Campaign for the Accountability of American Bases at City Screen – more here.
We’re a creative bunch in Yorkshire. Just look at the items hand crafted for the Made In Yorkshire fair on Parliament Street till Sunday – jewellery, ceramics, photograph, soaps, jams… More here.