Category: Activities

Scarborough Activities

Hollywood Plaza in Scarborough

North Marine Road North Bay Scarborough

The Hollywood Plaza in Scarborough opened to the public in 1918. The Scarborough North Bay Cinema started as an elegant Edwardian Hall with a single balcony. It showed silent films to the public but being outside the centre of the Scarborough town centre, it struggled out of season and closed down. It then was dismantled […]

Scarborough Yacht Club

Marina in Scarborough's outer harbour

Scarborough Lighthouse Scarborough Yacht Club is situated in the Lighthouse building at the end of the central pier of Scarborough harbour. The Scarborough Yacht Club has enviable views across the harbour and South bay, especially from the balcony where you can take in all the activities both on and off the water. You are assured […]

Oldest Buildings in Scarborough’s bottom end.

Castle Dykes and Moat in Scarborough

Oldest Buildings in Scarborough’s bottom end. In Quay Street in the old part of Scarborough, you’re standing on land reclaimed from the sea. The brick fronted Three Mariners on the left is believed to have once been part of the timber framed house. Years ago, when there was no dredging equipment, as the harbour silted […]

The Scarborough Spa Express

Scarborough Railway Station

The Scarborough Spa Express The 2014 season has now ended, tickets will go on sale in January for the 2015 season The service will run Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, plus August Bank Holiday Monday . Here’s a taste of what’s in store… Travel by steam in traditional carriages across Yorkshire’s beautiful countryside. Leaving York in […]

Scarborough Fair

Aberdeen Walk Scarborough

Scarborough Fair “Scarborough Fair”, or sometimes spelt “Scarborough Faire”, is a traditional English ballad and sung about Scarborough in Yorkshire. Scarborough Faire’s lyrics refer to the tale of a young man who instructs the listener to tell his former love to perform for him a series of impossible tasks, such as making him a shirt […]

YMCA Theatre Scarborough

Aberdeen Walk Scarborough

YMCA Scarborough YMCA Theatre Scarborough Community-focused nonprofit established in 1844 with recreational programs & services for all ages. Address: St Thomas Street, Scarborough, North Yorkshire YO11 1DY Telephone: 01723 374227 The YMCA Theatre is part of the Scarborough YMCA complex and situated in the heart of the town centre on St Thomas Street. It is […]

Scarborough Archaeological and Historical Society

Scarborough South Bay

SCARBOROUGHArchaeological and Historical SocietyRegistered Charity number 1108962Scarborough Archaeological and Historical Society is among the most active and expert archaeological societies in the UK.The Society, originally called The Scarborough and District Archaeological Society, was founded in 1947 by a group of enthusiasts keen to preserve and research the rich archaeological inheritance of the area. Originally an […]

Go Karting in Scarborough

Lunar Park Fun Fair Scarborough

Go Karting in Scarborough INDOOR GO KARTING Go karting is a fantastic activity for both children & adults. At the indoor track in Scarborough they offer a range of packages perfect for creating memories. Why not give the kids a day out & get them to burn off energy during the school holidays. Get friends […]

Peaholm Park Scarborough 2015

Peasholm Park in Scarborough

Peaholm Park Scarborough 2015 Many seasonal events are staged each year in Scarborough, with Peasholm Park and its beautiful Japanese gardens playing host to a reenactment of a maritime battle on its boating lake, and evening fireworks throughout the summer months. Also hosted by Peasholm Park is the ‘Acoustic Gathering’ event – a brief one-day […]

Blues Festival Scarborough 2015

Angel and North Street Scarborough

Blues Festival Scarborough Spa’s Ocean Room Scarborough South Bay, Scarborough TOP SECRET Blues Festival = £77.00 Friday the 20th of March 2015 Start Time: 19:30 Doors Open: 19:00 Saturday the 21st of March 2015 Start Time: 13:00 Doors Open: 12:30 Sunday the 22nd of March 2015 Start Time: 13:00 Doors Open: 12:30 Confirmed Lineup: Ian Siegal Jon […]