With May Bank Holiday weekend, May half term, and Spring Bank Holiday all coming up, there are loads of May activities in Yorkshire to choose from. Whether you’re looking for the best free days out or days out for teens and tweens, there is plenty on to keep the entire family happy!
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The Flavours Food Festival comes to Barnsley from Thursday 19 to Sunday 22 May!
Packed full of exciting stalls and live entertainment, it promises to be an action-packed weekend for foodies and families alike.
Experience flavours from Italy to Asia at the wide range of street food vendors including focaccia, Turkish kebabs and Gyoza dumplings!
Browse the independent traders to purchase regional cheese, gin and much more.
Saturday, May 14th the National Coal Mining Museum of England in Wakefield will host the Yorkshire Geological Society for a FREE Geology Rocks! event.
Bring the kids to meet the experts, enjoy hands-on activities, and dig into geology’s role in popular film and television during this jam-packed day of events!
Yorkshire Family Events Early May Bank Holiday Saturday, April 30 – Monday, May 2
Yorkshire Family Events Saturday, May 7 – Sunday, May 8
Yorkshire Family Events Saturday, May 14 – Sunday, May 15
Yorkshire Family Events Saturday, May 21 – Sunday, May 22
Yorkshire Family Events Saturday, May 28 – Sunday, May 29
Yorkshire Half Term Events Monday, May 30 – Wednesday, June 1
Yorkshire Family Events Spring Bank Holiday Weekend Thursday, June 2 – Sunday, June 5
Yorkshire Family Walks
With over 100 Yorkshire walks to choose from, you should be able to find a new walk near your home for some outdoor fun this Easter!
Yorkshire Parks to Visit
Spring is a great time to plan a day at the park! These top 25 parks in Yorkshire have great play areas for the kids as well.
Family Walks with Free Trails for the Kids
There is nothing like a good walking trail to get the kids outside. It’s even better when it’s free! We’ve found 10 fantastic walking trails that won’t cost you a penny.
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