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The Town Hall

York Street


North Yorkshire


01757 708449


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What's On - 2018

2018 Events

We have some new and unusual events planned for 2018 and the list is below with the dates for the events, get them into your diaries so you do not miss them:

17 March 2018 - Funeral Fair at Selby Abbey 10am -3pm

Are you prepared and informed on what is needed when someone dies. The Funeral Fair is organised to give people an insight into the costs associated with a funeral and the options available to families.

21 April 2018 - Wedding Fair at the Town Hall 9am - 4pm

In 2017 the Town Hall was registered to hold Wedding Ceremonies, Renewal of Vows Ceremonies and Baby Naming Ceremonies.  We are holding a wedding fair to showcase the beautiful town hall building and lots of stalls and traders associated with weddings will be available during the day to discuss your requirements.

17 June 2018 - Family Fun Day

Four locations once again for the fun day, Selby Community Centre, Town Hall, Recreation Ground and Selby Park.  The Land Train will be coming along once again.

28 July 2018 - Food Festival, Selby Market Place 9.30am - 5pm

Lots of stall and entertainment throughout the day.

4 August 2018 - Beer Festival in the Town Hall 4pm - 11pm

Yorkshire Beers and Cider provided along with local bands throughout the event.

3 November 2018 - Bonfire & Firework Event 6pm - 8.30pm

To be held on the Community Centre field

9 November 2018 - Remembrance Service at Selby Cemetery 10.50am

Local schools and residents attend this service at the Commonwealth War Grave section of the Cemetery.

10 November 2018 - Remembrance Concert in the Abbey 7.30pm - 10pm

As this is the Centenary Year of the end of the 1st World War there will be a concert held in the Abbey, ticket only, £10 for the front section of the Abbey and £8 towards the rear. Carlton Main Colliery Band will be playing as well as other entertainment during the evening concert. 

11 November 2018 - Remembrance Service at Selby Abbey 10am

The parade will set off from Scott Road Community Centre at 9.30am arriving at Selby Abbey for the Service at 10am. Wreaths will be laid at the Park after the service finishes at approx 11.10am.

1 December 2018 - Christmas Market on the Market Place 9am - 5pm

Lots of lovely stalls and entertainment from local school choirs and bands throughout the day.

For information about any of the above events please contact the office on 01757 708449. If you are a trader interested in taking part in the events please contact Gill Bell, Market Manager.