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The Best Events Around Hull & East Yorkshire This Week | 13 – 19 July 2022

The heat keeps building in Hull and there would be nothing worse than wasting weather like this! So to encourage you to get out and enjoy the sun, we’ve put together our weekly list of events throughout Hull and East Yorkshire.

From out-and-about events like the Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay & Nick Matson’s Exhibition, to indoor events in town like Indie Nite at Bar55 & Jimmy Carr: Terribly Funny, there’s plenty to get you trekking around our beautiful city under the blazing sun. Drink plenty of water!

Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay

Wed 13 Jul 2022 @ Hull City Centre

Birmingham 2022 is hosting the 16th official Queen’s Baton Relay – a journey which brings together and celebrates communities across the Commonwealth during the build-up to the Games. In England, the Queen’s Baton Relay will provide the opportunity for communities to experience the excitement for Birmingham 2022, as the 11 days of show-stopping sport draws ever closer.

The Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay is confirmed to visit Yorkshire & The Humber during its final journey through England this summer, as the full route is revealed.

For all the info, and ticket bookings, visit here.

Strictly Presents: Keeeep Dancing

Wed 13 Jul 2022 @ Bridlington Spa

Strictly Presents: Keeeep Dancing! is a brand new spectacular show featuring Strictly 2020 finalist and EastEnders star Maisie Smith, together with Strictly 2021 semi-finalist and CBBC Presenter Rhys Stephenson. They will be joined by the incredible Strictly professional dancers Neil Jones, Gorka Marquez, Jowita Przystal and Nancy Xu.

For all the info, and ticket bookings, visit here.

Jimmy Carr: Terribly Funny

Thu 14 Jul 2022 @ Hull City Hall

Jimmy’s new show contains jokes about all kinds of terrible things… Terrible things that might have affected you or people you know and love. But they’re just jokes – they are not those terrible things. Having political correctness at a comedy show is like having health and safety at a rodeo! Now you’ve been warned, buy a ticket!

For all the info, and ticket bookings, visit here.

Dinosaur World Live

Fri 15 Jul 2022 @ Hull New Theatre

Dare to experience the dangers and delights of Dinosaur World Live in this roarsome interactive show for all the family.

Grab your compass and join our intrepid explorer across uncharted territories to discover a pre-historic world of astonishing (and remarkably life-like) dinosaurs. Meet a host of impressive creatures, including every child’s favourite flesh-eating giant, the Tyrannosaurus Rex, a Triceratops, Giraffatitan, Microraptor and Segnosaurus!

For all the info, and ticket bookings, visit here.

Nick Matson’s Exhibition

Fri 15 – Thu 21 Jul 2022 @ Humber Dock Street

We’re looking forward to local artist Nick Matson’s upcoming exhibition on Humber Street. Nick has painted professionally for many years, as well as running art classes from his Beverley studio.

For all the info, and ticket bookings, visit here.

McFly @ Bridlington Spa

Sat 16 Jul 2022 @ Bridlington Spa

With seven UK number-one singles, six top-ten albums, seven arena tours and ten million records sold worldwide, McFly are without question one of the most significant British pop acts of the twenty-first century.

Since hitting the big time as the youngest band ever to have a debut album go straight to number one — beating The Beatles’ long-standing record — Tom, Danny, Dougie and Harry have become one of our best-loved bands, not to mention major stars in their own right.

For all the info, and ticket bookings, visit here.

Jools Holland & His Rhythm & Blues Orchestra

Sat 16 Jul 2022 @ Hull City Hall

JOOLS HOLLAND & his Rhythm & Blues Orchestra! Featuring GILSON LAVIS with special guest EDDI READER and guest vocalists RUBY TURNER & LOUISE MARSHALL. With support from MARK FLANAGAN.

For all the info, and ticket bookings, visit here.

Indie Nite at Bar55

Sat 16 Jul 2022 @ The Bar @ 55 Whitefriargate

Discover yesterday’s forgotten future! Indie Nites @ The Bar 55, featuring Joy Division, New Order, The Smiths, The Stone Roses, Happy Mondays, The Charlatans, The Cure, The Verve, and more!

Draft Beer £4, Hotham’s spirits + Fever-tree £5 or £7 for a double. Pre-register tickets £4. 2 for 1 drinks voucher for your first drink – when you pre-book. All welcome, but limited availability!

For all the info, and ticket bookings, visit here.

Hull Rum School

Sun 17 Jul 2022 @ Hotham’s Gin School and Distillery

Come and join us here at Hotham’s Rum School for a rum experience you’ll never forget!
Upon your arrival, we’ll greet you with a Hotham’s Spiced Rum cocktail. You’ll join a group of other rum lovers, in our purpose-built Distilling Room.

You’ll smell and taste amazing spices, and choose the ones you like best for your own spiced rum. You’ll bottle, name and label your unique spiced rum before wax dipping the stopper to seal the bottle, and finally stamping it with the Hotham’s seal of approval!

For all the info, and ticket bookings, visit here.

The Play That Goes Wrong

Mon 18 – Sat 23 Jul 2022 @ Hull New Theatre

Mischief’s multi-award-winning international smash-hit comedy The Play That Goes Wrong is returning to Hull.

The Cornley Drama Society are putting on a 1920s murder mystery, but as the title suggests, everything that can go wrong… does! As the accident-prone thesps battle on against all the odds to reach their final curtain call, hilarious results ensue!

For all the info, and ticket bookings, visit here.

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