Saturday is Flame Fresh Pizza Night!

Saturday Night' Flame Fresh Pizza Night at York Naburn Lock Caravan Park

Saturday is Caravan Chef’s night off at York Naburn Lock Caravan Park. Just treat yourself to an authentic taste of Italy with a delicious pizza lovingly prepared on the campsite, baked in a wood fired pizza oven in front of your very eyes. Add a glass of vino rosso or vino bianco then relax in true Mediterranean style.

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10 Must-See York Attractions for 2019

Cliffords Tower, York Castle

There really is so much to see and do around our fabulous City of York. A week’s holiday would be great, but if you can’t stay a full week, then take a look at Visit York’s guide to the 10 ‘Must See Attractions’ in York. The very good news, if you are staying at York Naburn Lock Caravan Park, is that most of York City’s top attractions are within walking distance of the No 42 bus stop in Piccadilly.

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York Food & Drink Festival 20-29 Sept 2019

York Food Festival is a week long gastronomic treat. The festival brings over 100 food and drink producers to showcase the best of Yorkshire produce in York City centre streets and markets. Continue reading “York Food & Drink Festival 20-29 Sept 2019” »

York Hot Air Balloon Fiesta : 27-29 Sept 2019

Visit York Hot Air Balloon Fiesta at York Racecourse

Up, Up and away over York Racecourse this September when York’s Hot Air Balloon Fiesta attracts over 50 brightly coloured balloons and many enthusiasts to the 3 day event.

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Jorvik’s Vikings Return to York

Visit York's Jorvik Viking Centre from York Caravan Park

York’s amazing Jorvik Viking Centre is located in Coppergate close to the 42 bus stop. The Jorvik experience has been recently rebuilt with new features after it was flood damaged in 2015. The centre depicts the Viking way of life in the 9th Century around a re-creation of a Viking street in Jorvik, the Viking name for York. A highlight of the visit is a guided-transporter tour of Continue reading “Jorvik’s Vikings Return to York” »

York Pass, Online tickets for York’s Attractions

If your schedule only allows a short break in York and you want to visit as many of York’s attractions as possible in a few days, York Pass might be for you. The York Pass ‘smart card’ is accepted by over 30 attractions in the city and surrounding area, and you can buy it online at a discount to normal admission prices… Continue reading “York Pass, Online tickets for York’s Attractions” »

Historic Pubs of York

The Blacksmith's Arms is friendly, cosy pub in Naburn Village. York.

York has around 80 inns and pubs within the City Walls alone. Summertime is ideal for taking an evening walk around the walls or riverside and then sampling some real Yorkshire ale in a cosy inn.
Purely for the culture and history, of course.

The Blacksmith’s Arms, is well worth the 15 minute walk into Naburn village. It’s a friendly, cosy pub that’s been the local hostelry for over 350 years. Continue reading “Historic Pubs of York” »

York National Railway Museum

Visit York's National Railway Museum from York Naburn Lock Caravan Park.

Visit York National Railway Museum and see the UK’s largest collection of record breaking locomotives and wonderful railway artefacts, including Queen Victoria’s lavish ‘Royal Train’, ‘a palace on wheels’. Entrance to the museum is FREE and there’s almost always a workshop, tour or exhibition to make your visit to the railway museum a truly excellent day out.
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York Racecourse October Finale 11-12 Oct 2019

York Racecourses’ end of season finale provides great festival atmosphere both for horse racing enthusiasts and casual visitors. The top trainers will be entering the season’s stars in Saturday’s Coral Sprint Trophy while the Friday meeting is Countryside race-day featuring a course side fayre of countryside activities and products.

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