The Great Yorkshire Fringe returns in Summer 2017! The festival has wowed York with two years of festivities on Parliament Street, and for 2016 took comedy, variety and family entertainment to even more locations in the heart of the city. Its 2017 program looks incredible. Check it out!
The Great Yorkshire Fringe
The Great Yorkshire Fringe site, encompassing The White Rose Rotunda, The Tea Pot and The Shed, is located on Parliament Street in York City Centre, YO1 8XS.
The Great Yorkshire Fringe Presents
The Great Yorkshire Fringe Presents events take place at two different sites:
- The Tempest Anderson Hall, Yorkshire Museum, Museum Gardens, YO1 7FR, York
- The York Barbican, Paragon Street, York, YO10 4AH
Getting to The Tempest Anderson Hall
The Tempest Anderson Hall is located in the heart of the city at the Yorkshire Museum, Museum Gardens, YO1 7FR, York and is just a few minutes walk from York train station. Access is via the Museum Gardens and then onto the main entrance to the Museum.
The nearest car parks are Marygate and Bootham Row.
Getting to The York Barbican
The York Barbican is easily accessible by public transport and by road. Sat Nav users please use postcode YO10 4AH. For more information on how to get to the venue please use - http://www.yorkbarbican.co.uk/
York is an ancient city at the heart of North Yorkshire, rich in history, and lucky to have great events and festivals for locals and tourists alike. Known for its cobbled streets, architecture including the magnificent iconic York Minster and range of attractions, York is a vibrant city, just a couple of hours from London.
York is well-serviced by public transport, and getting around this small city once you’re here is easy.
Getting to York, Parliament Street
Direct Rail trains run to York from the majority of the UK’s big cities, including Liverpool, Newcastle, Manchester, Leeds, Birmingham, Glasgow and Edinburgh.
The East Coast main line that runs between London and Scotland also stops in York, amongst many other destinations.
The train station is a short 5 to 10 minute walk from the City Centre, although buses and taxis will be available from the station.
Bus services in York stretch across Yorkshire, from the coast, Leeds and Hull, and stop in the City Centre, as well as local buses that travel to the outskirts of town, surrounding villages and local shopping centres. Please visit iTravelYork for all local bus times and routes.
There is no car parking at the Parliament Street site or The Central Methodist Church. Many car parks are available nearby and can be found using the iTravelYork website.
Alternatively, York uses a Park & Ride service, found on the outskirts of town, which offers free parking and a short 10 minute bus ride directly into the town centre. Timetables and directions to the Park & Ride can be found on the First Buses website.