What's on in Hull & East Yorkshire on 27 May 17

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REDboard sees contemporary art break out of the confines of traditional gallery space to bring 13 Hull billboards to life...

Mon 2 Jan - Sun 31 Dec, 12:00 am
Hull City Centre  | Free


Ferens: Hull’s Philanthropist

Thomas Robinson Ferens' philanthropic gift to Hull was the creation of what has become one of the finest and most...

Fri 13 Jan - Sun 31 Dec, Various Times
Ferens Art Gallery  | Free

Exhibitions, Galleries & Conventions

Look Up: Washed up Car-go

We are delighted to be co-commissioning a series of artworks around the city in partnership with Hull 2017. Look Up...

Wed 29 Mar - Sun 4 Jun, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
The Deep  | Free


Marine Art: The BIAZA Photographic Awards

The Deep’s 3rd floor gallery will play home to a thought provoking series of artworks from six artists in 2017,...

Mon 1 May - Fri 23 Jun, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
The Deep  | Free


Richard III

In the midst of the Wars of the Roses, Richard, Duke of Gloucester, sees a chance for the crown. He is Shakespeare’s twisted villain who we love to hate.

Thu 4 May - Sat 27 May, 7:30 pm
Hull Truck Theatre  | £22.50 - £10


Cottingham Springboard Live Music Festival

The 12th Cottingham Springboard Live Music Festival will take place across nine venues in the village of Cottingham, featuring an...

Fri 26 May - Sun 28 May, Various Times
Cottingham Civic Hall  | Free (£3-£5 for Civic Hall) Free Programme for Card Members*


Guided Walk of Hull’s Old Town

Guided Walk through Hull's historic Old Town. Taking in Posterngate, Trinity Square, Hepworth's Arcade, Trinity Market, Land of Green Ginger,...

Fri 26 May - Mon 29 May, Various Times
Hull Old Town  | £4

Musicals & Dance


As an actor no matter how hard you try, there is always one role that you know you will never...

Fri 26 May - Sun 28 May, 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
East Riding Theatre  | £13 - £14


Bill Bailey’s Cabinet of Curiosities

Have you ever visited a museum and wondered what the story is behind that unicorn horn or this elephant’s foot?...

Sat 27 May - Sun 10 Sep, Various Times
Hull Maritime Museum  | Free entry


Roots and Routes: 24 Hour Plays

30 artists, 4 plays and 24 hours. An explosion of collaboration that will see Hull Truck Theatre’s Supported Artists and...

Sat 27 May, 12:00 am
Hull Truck Theatre  | £5

Fitness & Exercise


Our fun, structured play sessions take children on a journey of sporting imagination with engaging and energetic coaches supporting them...

Sat 27 May, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Freedom Centre  | £6 per session

Classical, Choir and Opera

Beverley Early Music Festival 2017: A Choral Workshop led by Patrick Craig

As a prelude to the evening’s concert and to complement the exhibition in the Minster, singers are invited to join...

Sat 27 May, 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Beverley Minster  | £18 (student/ observers £6)


Crohn’s & Colitis UK Coffee Morning

Our first event of the year. Come and enjoy tea, coffee, cake and chat, and meet your local Crohn's and...

Sat 27 May, 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Toll Gavel United Church  | Free

Childrens Shows

Finlay McGuigan’s Great Adventures in Storyland

Finlay McGuigan loves stories. He enjoys diving in to the depths of his imagination, making friends and going on exciting...

Sat 27 May, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Hull Truck Theatre  | £3, accompanying adults go free


Turtle-y Amazing Times

Enjoy a day at The Deep this half term (27 May – 4 June) filled with turtles, tropical fish and...

Sat 27 May - Sun 4 Jun, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
The Deep  | From £12.50 adults, under-3s FREE. Save 10% when you book online


World of Fun

World of fun is an unlimited ride funfair coming to East Park, Hull. All rides are included for three hours...

Sat 27 May, 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
East Park  | Free entry, £6.99 unlimited rides

Classical, Choir and Opera

Beverley Early Music Festival 2017: Castello Consort

Castello Consort Matthijs van der Moolen sackbut Elise van der Wel violin Anne-Linde Visser cello Henriëtte Wirth organ Laudate The...

Sat 27 May, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Toll Gavel Church  | £12 (£10 conc) students £5

Comedy & Nightlife

Comedy Warehouse

Fruit's very popular monthly comedy night with some of the very best the comedy scene has to offer!

Sat 27 May, 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
FRüIT  | £8 adv, £10 on door


Women In Rock – LIVE

One of the best touring rock shows in the world comes to Hull this bank holiday Saturday. 3 of the...

Sat 27 May, 7:00 pm
O’Rileys Sports Bar  | £10

Classical, Choir and Opera

Beverley Early Music Festival 2017: The Tallis Scholars

Masterpieces of the 16th Century - This programme, presented by festival favourites, The Tallis Scholars, is inspired by the music...

Sat 27 May, 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Beverley Minster  | £20 - £30, £5 students


Hullzapoppin’ Grand Swing Ball

Kingston Swing presents Hullzapoppin' Grand Swing Ball Doors: 7.30pm (for access in to the bar) Start: 8pm (Main Hall Open)...

Sat 27 May, 8:00 pm
Hull City Hall  | Main Floor Dance Tickets £20/Seated Balcony £10