Things to Do in York this weekend, 30-1 September 2019

30 Aug 2019 @ 9.22 am
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Lots to do this weekend! Say goodbye to Shakespeare, journey through Victorian London with Hetty Feather, relive your favourite soul anthems and have a go at all sorts of bikes and trikes.

As always, York’s comprehensive guide to things do to in York is here.

York Theatre Royal Youth Theatre presents Hetty Feather, from the best-selling author Jacqueline Wilson. Join Hetty and her friends on her escape from the Foundling Hospital, adventures with Tanglefield’s Travelling Circus and braving the streets of Victorian London.

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Head down to Rowntree Park this Sunday for a fun, free family day out at the Festival of Cycling! Have a go on bikes of all different shapes and sizes, witness a spectacular stunt display, learn how you can borrow a bike free of charge and more.

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‘Jump aboard the soul train’ with Soul Legends as they bring to life the hits of Aretha Franklin, James Brown, Tina Turner, Barry White, Earth Wind & Fire and more! Prepare to put on your dancing shoes for a night of non-stop hits.

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Fancy a challenge? Look no further. This weekend take part in a 6 hour running challenge at the Knavesmire. Whether you run 1 lap, 3 laps, or even a whole marathon all runners will recieve a medal and a goody bag.

Join St. Leonard’s Hospice for their annual sponsored dog walk! Choose between a 4 mile route or a gentler 1 mile route. For taking part you’ll receieve a certificate, doggy bag and bandana.

Shakespeare’s Rose Theatre – Last chance to see!

A summer of Shakespeare sadly comes to an end for another year. This weekend is your last chance to catch Hamlet, The Tempest, Twelth Night and Henry V at this wonderful Elizabethan theatre.
Tue Jun 25-Sun 1 Sep
Various Times
Shakespeare’s Rose Theatre
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