The York Food Festival features a range of market stands; food retailing and street food, 10am to 5pm
The Stand hosts successively Indy York, the Yorkshire Heart group, and chefs from York's twin town Dijon.
Revitalise Your Health: Experience York Health Mela! Discover a vibrant celebration of well-being with diverse entertainment, free health checks, and more…
Discover a celebration of health and well-being like never before! The first York Health Mela awaits you, a spectacular showcase of the array of health and well-being services available right here in York. In these challenging times with services under pressure, knowledge of accessible care is vital. Our Mela fosters a partnership between providers, patients, and communities, ensuring everyone finds the right care at the right time.
The Mela offers a safe space to connect with providers and understand your options. Join us for a family-friendly day filled with diverse entertainers embracing our community’s richness. Together, let’s empower ourselves with knowledge and embrace a healthier tomorrow. We eagerly await your presence at this extraordinary event!
York Mela is a free event, and is open to anyone who wants to learn more, be entertained and meet new people as well as enjoy different music, art and food in the heart of York. The programme includes traditional displays of music/dance performance, with a range of stalls selling traditional food. York Health Mela appeals to all ages and races, with everyone welcome to come and enjoy the event in a relaxed atmosphere.
Make the most of these opportunities:
Health Exhibition, Free Health Checks and Advice, Bollywood dancer, Henna and Face painting for kids and more fun items including authentic food.
A documentary about a pay as you feel York food waste project has been filmed to help celebrate its fifth anniversary.
This is a short film being shown at City Screen on Tuesday 26th September 2023, 6:30pm to coincide with York Environment Week. The screening is part of Picturehouse’s ‘Green Screen’ series and precedes Josh Appignanesi’s film, My Extinction.
Please book a ticket if you would like to come. If you miss the film you are still welcome to join for the 0-Waste + Doughnut Economics discussion panel + refreshments afterwards, this will be in The Basement from 8:30pm.
The Big Yorkshire Social is a relaxed social event for everyone involved in producing and championing Yorkshire’s amazing food & drink.