York has plenty reasons to celebrate. There’s its famous beauty, from monumental landmarks like York Minster to the narrowest snickelways (small streets). There’s the history, with displays of Roman heritage and shops selling artisan goods made using centuries-old techniques. And, of course, there’s the food.
The city doesn’t miss a chance to show off its many attributes, with fun events and festivals offering a lot of fun for both locals and tourists. From delicious culinary celebrations to quirky ghost hunts, here’s the best of what’s on in York throughout the year.