YORK 50+ FESTIVAL Saturday 26 September - Sunday 4 October.
An amazing diversity of over 130 events!

SPORT & ACTIVE LEISURE 49 events including racquet sports, sailing, bowling,50+ Festival Walk aikido, kendo, cycling, swimming, running, walking, dancing.

HEALTH & WELLBEING 24 events from laughter to belly dancing and chiropractic to meditation.
WORKSHOPS 19 events including art, computers, felting, rag rugging, French choir, funeral planning, overseas volunteering.
SOCIALS 11 events - enjoy the Tramways Dance Night, food fun and good company, quizzes and more.
DISPLAYS & OPEN D50+ Festival DanceAYS 11 events include the Old Palace treasures, St Leonard’s Hospice, book sales and clothes swaps, fair trade products.
SHOWS/FILMS 9 events with Dementia & Me, Omar, Wings, The Perfect Murder, Playback Theatre, etc.
TALKS 9 events to learn more about tall ships, Edible York, Bar Convent history, Foss walk, older LGBT issues.


Starts on Saturday, September 26, 2015

Ends on Sunday, October 4, 2015

Festival website

Booking info

Please see the festival website for the the full programme of activities.  Copies can be found in libraries, community centres, city centre outlets and at the Quaker Meeting House on Friargate. Event enquiries to the individual organiser; general enquiries to York 50+ Festival Coordinator, Sue Lister, 01904 488870.