Events and Festivals

The JORVIK Group of Attractions plays host to a wide variety of events throughout the year.

From lectures and talks with academics and authors, to family fun days, themed evenings and even battle re-enactments, we have something to entertain everyone. We also organise the annual JORVIK Viking Festivalcelebrating the city’s rich Norse heritage every February Half Term.

Discover all our events here

Events Across The JORVIK Group

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JORVIK Viking Festival

The world famous JORVIK Viking Festival takes place every February in York. With over 80 events across the city, plus Vikings from all over the globe, experience the biggest Viking Festival in Europe.