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Hull & East Yorkshire weekly events roundup | 2 – 8 Aug 2023

This week is jam-packed with amazing events all across Hull and East Yorkshire! From concerts and quizzes to stage plays and special exhibitions, there’s something for everyone. Check out our comprehensive roundup of this week’s can’t-miss events:

1. Pop Princesses – Bridlington Spa

A fairytale-inspired musical spectacular for children, “Pop Princesses” is taking the stage at Bridlington Spa on Friday, 4th August, from 12:30pm to 2:30pm. Enjoy a blend of popular hits from contemporary artists and timeless musicals. The combination of beautiful princesses turning into pop stars is something not to miss.

2. Dino Day – Queen Victoria Square

If you’re interested in dinosaurs, head to Queen Victoria Square on Friday, 4th August, from 11:00am to 4:00pm. Witness the city centre turn into a prehistoric playground packed with fun activities and exhibits. It’s an unforgettable experience for dinosaur enthusiasts of all ages!

3. Hercules – STAGE @THEDOCK

Fruit Market, Marina, Kingston Upon Hull, East Yorkshire, United Kingdom, 04 September, 2016. Freedom Festival 2016. Pictured: Kingston Swing @theDock

Join Hercules on an unforgettable adventure at the STAGE @THEDOCK on Friday, 4th August. Be part of an interactive performance filled with fun, laughter, and excitement – the perfect event for family-friendly fun. Remember to bring along your picnic basket!

4. Dram shop Karaoke – The Dram Shop

This electrifying Karaoke night at The Dram Shop on Friday, 4th August, from 5:00pm to 9:00pm, will unleash the inner rockstar in you! Sing your heart out and create unforgettable memories with friends.

5. Sounds Familiar Music Quiz – Kicks Bar & Grill

Put your music knowledge to the test at the Sounds Familiar Music Quiz at Kicks Bar & Grill on Friday, 4th August, from 7:00pm to 10:00pm. It promises a night filled with chart classics, old-skool anthems, and indie bangers.

6. Roadhouse Saturday afternoon Session with Mike Boynton – Roadhouse

Spend your Saturday afternoon with Mike Boynton at Roadhouse on 5th August, from 5:00pm to 8:00pm. Listen to some classic Fleetwood Mac tunes and many more while enjoying some quality cocktails and delightful food.

7. Saturday Night Live – Comedy Lounge

The Comedy Lounge promises an unforgettable evening of laughter on Saturday, 5th August, from 7:00pm to 11:00pm. Enjoy a lineup of three professional stand-up comedians from the UK circuit and some fantastic food and drinks.

8. Only Fools and Horses Night – Stage Door

For fans of the classic TV show, don’t miss the Only Fools and Horses Night at Stage Door on Saturday, 5th August, from 7:00pm to midnight. Enjoy re-enactments, Q&As, and an auction of signed memorabilia, plus a chance to meet some of the original cast members.

9. The Drifters – Bridlington Spa

Legendary group The Drifters are performing at Bridlington Spa on Saturday, 5th August, from 7:30pm to 11:00pm. The band, inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, will perform their classic hits in a brand-new show.

10. The Enemy – Bridlington Spa

The Enemy, along with supporting act The Illicits, will perform at Bridlington Spa on Sunday, 6th August, from 7:00pm to 11:00pm. This rock band from Coventry emerged in 2007 and has since become one of the most loved bands around.

11. Twelfth Night – East Riding Theatre

Experience Shakespeare’s great romantic comedy, “Twelfth Night,” at the East Riding Theatre on Sunday, 6th August, from 7:30pm to 9:30pm. This colourful, costumed staging is sure to captivate audiences.

12. Boat Building – Hull and East Riding Museum

Get hands-on at the Hull and East Riding Museum on Tuesday, 8th August, from 1:00pm to 3:00pm. Participate in the boat design and construction challenge, with prizes for the boats that can hold the most weight.

13. Sean Paul Concert – Connexin Live (Formerly Bonus Arena)

Lastly, international superstar Sean Paul will return to Hull for his upcoming tour on Tuesday, 8th August. After a spectacular ‘Scorcha’ tour last summer, the Jamaican star is back to bring some Caribbean heat to the UK.

Visit our events directory by clicking ‘What’s On’ up there at the top for all the info and details about these events and more. Enjoy a fantastic week in Hull and East Yorkshire!

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