As autumn continues to paint Hull and East Yorkshire in shades of orange and brown, our region gears up for yet another week bursting with diverse and exciting events. Hull Fair is continuing all this week, so swing by if you haven’t already!
From a tribute to The Beatles that you’ll have to hear to believe, to uproarious comedies and breathtaking musical performances, Hull and East Yorkshire are bustling with stuff to do. Here are just a few of this week’s top events!
Wednesday, 11 October 2023
The Bootleg Beatles at Hull City Hall
Date and time: Wednesday 11 October 2023
Join us for a night to remember as The Bootleg Beatles take the stage at Hull City Hall. Commemorating the sixtieth anniversary of Please Please Me, the multi-media show brings the Beatles to life through a stunning orchestral ensemble. Perfect for Beatles fans of all generations.
Up ‘n’ Under at Hull Truck Theatre
Date and time: Wednesday 11 October – Thursday 12 October 2023, 8:00pm – 9:30pm
Don’t miss this comedic spectacle at Hull Truck Theatre as a hopeless and unfit rugby team from Hull, ‘The Wheatsheaf Arms,’ takes on their much-feared rivals, ‘The Crooked Billet.’ With coaching from Arthur Hoyle and fitness instructor Hazel Scott, this John Godber classic promises laughs and local charm.
Thursday, 12 October 2023
Gabrielle at Hull City Hall
Date and time: Thursday 12th October 2023, 7:00pm
Celebrating her 30th anniversary of the hit single ‘Dreams,’ Gabrielle takes to the Hull City Hall stage for a night of nostalgia and soulful singing. Expect to hear her iconic hits and get ready for a night of music that transcends time.
LIZZIE The Musical at Junction Goole
Date and time: Thursday 12 October – Saturday 14 October 2023, 7:30pm – 9:30pm
Experience the haunting tale of Lizzie Borden in a punk rock musical format at Junction Goole. As one of the most infamous figures in American true crime history, the musical explores her complex psyche and sheds light on the dark mysteries surrounding her.
Friday, 13 October 2023
FUNNY FRIDAY at COMEDY LOUNGE
Date and time: Friday 13 October 2023, 7:00pm – 11:00pm
Prepare yourself for a laughter-filled evening at Hull’s own Comedy Lounge. Each week, the line-up features three professional stand-up comedians from the UK circuit. You won’t want to miss this weekly ritual of fun and laughter.
Saturday, 14 October 2023
The Ultimate Boyband Party Show at Hull City Hall
Date and time: Saturday 14 October 2023, 7:30pm
Step back in time and relive the 90s as you dance the night away with the Ultimate Boyband Party Show at Hull City Hall. From Take That to NSync, it’s a celebration of the boy bands that rocked our world.
Roadhouse Saturday afternoon Session with Marc Clough at Roadhouse
Date and time: Saturday 14 October 2023, 5:00pm – 8:00pm
Come enjoy the lively Marc Clough as he belts out rock and pop covers in this continuation of the popular Saturday afternoon sessions at Roadhouse. Don’t forget to try out the quality cocktails and scrumptious food!
The 900 – Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater Cover Band at The Welly Club
Date and time: Saturday 14 October 2023, 7:00pm – 10:00pm
Nostalgia is the name of the game as The 900, the UK’s first Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater cover band, takes the stage at The Welly Club. Relive your youth with hits from THPS1 to American Wasteland.
Transmission: The Sound of Joy Division at Social
Date and time: Saturday 14 October 2023, 7:30pm – 11:00pm
Transmission brings you the atmosphere of a live Joy Division gig, complete with all the influential post-punk sounds of the era. It’s a perfect evening for fans of this iconic band.
Courtnay Reddy Presents – Do It Like Dua at Nanouk
Date and time: Saturday 14 October 2023, 9:00pm – 11:00pm
Join Courtnay Reddy as she channels the pop sensation Dua Lipa for a night at Nanouk. Tickets are £7, and it promises to be a night full of pop anthems.
Sunday, 15 October 2023
Milkshake Live! at HULL CITY HALL
Date and time: Sunday 15 October 2023, 12:00pm
Take the kids for a day of fun as Milkshake! Monkey and friends put on a spectacular new show at Hull City Hall. From Paddington to Blue’s Clues, it’s a dazzling show you won’t want your children to miss.
Showaddywaddy 50th Anniversary Tour at Bridlington Spa
Date and time: Sunday 15 October 2023, 7:30pm – 10:00pm
Celebrate 50 years of Showaddywaddy, hailed as ‘The Greatest Rock & Roll Band In The World’, at Bridlington Spa. From their early days in Leicester to global stardom, they’ve been rocking audiences for five decades.
Monday, 16 October
Whispering Jungle presented by Concrete Youth at HULL CITY HALL
Date and time: 16 – 17 October 2023
Concrete Youth presents ‘The Whispering Jungle,’ a multi-sensory theatre production aimed at young audiences with profound and multiple learning disabilities. A heartwarming tale about animals in the rainforest finding the true meaning of home.
Tuesday, 17 October 2023
The Untitled Hull Music Event at Social
Date and time: Tuesday 17 October 2023, 6:00pm – 9:00pm
If you’re a part of the Hull music scene in any capacity, be it as a musician, photographer, or fan, this event is for you. A forum of open discussion and debate, the Untitled Hull Music Event aims to bring together voices from all walks of the city’s musical life.
Talk: Winston Churchill – I Will Be Sober in the Morning by Tony Harris at Hull Guildhall
Date and time: Tuesday 17 October 2023, 7:30pm – 8:30pm
Join us for an evening with Tony Harris as he brings Winston Churchill back to life. Held at Hull Guildhall, it promises to be an enlightening and comedic look at one of the most significant figures in British history.
Visit our events directory here for all the info and details about these events and more. Enjoy a fantastic week in Hull and East Yorkshire!