As August warms its way through Hull and East Yorkshire, another week packed with events and more has begun! With the heart of summer upon us, there are plenty of events both outdoors and in, ranging from musical extravaganzas to days out on the racecourse.
Whether you’re a local looking for a fresh experience or a traveller keen on soaking in Hull’s vibrant spirit, there’s something for everyone. Dive into our curated roundup of the week’s events and mark your calendars!
Milkshake Live at Bridlington Spa, Bridlington
Fri 25 Aug 2023, 12:00pm – 1:30pm
Join the exciting journey with Milkshake! Monkey and friends in this spectacular NEW show. Witness the dazzling transformation of stage as Milkshake! comes alive, where audience interaction, laughter, and family fun await. With an amazing collaboration of great Milkshake! friends, children and families will be taken on an interactive adventure they won’t forget.
BRING THE RIFF 6 at O’Rileys, Kingston upon Hull
Fri 25 Aug 2023, 7:00pm – 11:00pm
A fiery evening of metal awaits with four incredible bands: SIDEWINDER’s Yorkshire Blackened Crossover, the powerful EXCURSIA from South Wales, the heavy sounds of IRONTOOTH from Hull, and the fierce energy of BLACK ORCHID. This is the ideal event for those seeking an electrifying night of music and energy. Get your tickets in advance to secure your spot!
Go Span Duran 80s at Stage Door, Kingston upon Hull
Fri 25 Aug 2023, 7:00pm – 12:00am
Take a trip back in time with the ultimate 80’s tribute show. Celebrate some of the greatest hits of the era from Go West, Spandau Ballet, and Duran Duran. A nostalgic night filled with songs like “Rio,” “True,” and “Gold.” Relive the magic of the 80s with this unforgettable performance.
Bottomless Crisp Party at Kicks, Kingston upon Hull
Fri 25 Aug 2023, 7:00pm – 10:00pm
Experience a unique evening indulging in all your favorite crisps from past and present. As you munch, enjoy the vibrant energy of a live DJ playing the best cheesy hits. From crisp butties to hand-crafted cocktails, it promises to be a night of fun, nostalgia, and delicious snacks.
Bingo Revolution Featuring Kevin & Perry at Bridlington Spa, Bridlington
Fri 25 Aug 2023, 8:00pm – 12:15am
Get your dabbers ready for a revolutionary night of Bingo! This isn’t just any bingo; it’s accompanied by the entertaining antics of a Kevin and Perry tribute act. A fusion of comedy, dance, and potential life-changing prizes make this an event not to be missed.
Music HQ Presents The Hillbillies of Hull at Roadhouse, Kingston upon Hull
Fri 25 Aug 2023, 9:00pm – 11:00pm
Experience the foot-stomping, sing-a-long tunes of The Hillbillies of Hull. Their country-infused music promises a lively atmosphere. Arrive early to enjoy some delicious food and cocktails in anticipation of a vibrant night of live music.
The Independence Day of Ukraine at HULL MINSTER, Kingston upon Hull
Sat 26 Aug 2023, 1:00pm – 6:00pm
Celebrate the rich history, culture, and indomitable spirit of Ukraine. Marking 32 years of independence, enjoy traditional music, authentic Ukrainian cuisine, craft workshops, and activities that promise fun for all ages. Show your Ukrainian pride by dressing in national colors or attire.
What’s The Tea? at Humber Street Gallery, Kingston upon Hull
Sat 26 Aug 2023, 3:00pm – 5:00pm
Join drag queen Heather Phetish and the glamorous Trixie Blue for an unforgettable afternoon tea party on the rooftop. With bottomless prosecco, gin cocktails, and a variety of picky party food, expect comedy, lip-syncs, and endless entertainment.
The Magic of Motown at Bridlington Spa, Bridlington
Sat 26 Aug 2023, 7:30pm – 10:30pm
Rediscover the magic of Motown in its 17th year of glory. A musical journey through the timeless classics of icons like Marvin Gaye, Diana Ross, and The Jackson 5. It’s a musical homage to a generation that will have you dancing and reminiscing all night long.
Ibiza Summer Jam at The Bar at 55 Whitefriargate, Bar55, Kingston upon Hull
Sun 27 Aug 2023, 8:00pm – Mon 28 Aug 2023, 3:00am
The summer bank holiday is about to get hotter with the Ibiza Summer Jam. Dive into a night filled with dance, celebrations, and exquisite cocktails. From special promotions on craft beers to wine, enjoy a lively ambiance reminiscent of Ibiza’s party scene.
Circus Family Funday at BEVERLEY RACECOURSE
Mon 28 Aug 2022
Experience the magic of the circus combined with the thrill of the races. A family-friendly day filled with circus workshops, funfair rides, and traditional sideshows. A perfect blend of entertainment and activities for attendees of all ages.
Inclusive Party in The Park at Craven Streat, Kingston upon Hull
Mon 28 Aug 2023, 3:00pm – 10:30pm
Join Aim Higher for a community music festival designed to foster unity. Celebrate in a safe, non-judgmental environment with music that’s accessible to everyone. It’s more than just a party; it’s a celebration of inclusivity and community.
The Sesh – Green Gardens + Sad Capital + Fiona Lee at Polar Bear Music Club, Kingston upon Hull
Tue 29 Aug 2023, 8:30pm – 2:30am
Dive into the musical depths with three distinctive bands: Green Gardens, Sad Capital, and Fiona Lee. From soft-rock to indie anthems, there’s something for every music enthusiast. Stay for the afterparty DJs and dance the night away until the early hours.
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!