What’s On

Resources to find activities and ideas of things to do in Scarborough and the surrounding area.

North Yorkshire Sport

An events diary of upcoming sporting activities and events in the North Yorkshire area and beyond. The also have a directory of funding available for sporting activities, open to both individuals and groups.



Local libraries host a variety of groups, regular activities and talks. During school holidays and weekends there will often be activities for children running. Some upcoming events can be found here. However check your local library for a complete list.

Scarborough YMCA

Scarborough YMCA offers a wide variety of activities for young people, with a large range of sports and performing arts related groups. YMCA Theatre plays host to a wide range of performances throughout the year.

Stephen Joseph Theatre Scarborough

In addition to theatre, cinema and hosting talks, the Stephen Joseph Theatre has an outreach project, which runs groups and classes to give everyone the opportunity to get involved with the performing arts. Groups include choirs, and dementia friendly dance.

The Street Scarborough

The Street offers activity spaces to a range of not for profit organisations, and hosts a large range of events, classes and activities including Yoga, Martial Arts, Art Classes and a large climbing wall.

North Yorkshire Connect

North Yorkshire Connect is a directory set up by North Yorkshire County Council, to find groups, services and activities in your local area.

Scarborough Sports Village

Scarborough Sports Village is host to a range of active and sporting activities and groups. Including two swimming pools, a football pitch and a 60 station gym, and offering a wide range of active activities.

Sports Centres

Scarborough Spa

The Spa plays host to a wide variety of events and performances throughout the year. Including regular orchestra performances throughout the summer.

Bridlington Spa

Bridlington Spa hosts a wide range of events, including a free weekly cinema.

Whitby Pavillion

In addition to it’s cinema, Whitby Pavillion hosts a range of different performances throughout the year.

Discover Yorkshire Coast

Discover Yorkshire Coast offers what’s on guides for the Yorkshire Coast, listing upcoming events as well as ideas of what to do in the area.