Out & About
Things To Do In Scarborough
Scarborough is the largest holiday resort on the Yorkshire Coast. The town has fishing and service industries, including a growing digital and creative economy, as well as being a tourist destination.
You really are spoilt for choice with things to do in Scarborough, offering a huge variety of attractions, museums, galleries and outdoor activities you’ll always find there is something to see, do and enjoy during your visit to Scarborough.
So, whether you’re looking to immerse yourself in arts and culture, escape to adventure outdoor activities or treat yourself to some relaxation and retail therapy, there is something for everyone to enjoy here in the original seaside resort. You can even make the most of your stay by hopping on one of Scarborough’s famous open-top buses and explore everything the town has to offer.
A few of the places that we have tested or that have been recommended to us are:
From serious adrenaline-fuelled family fun, to the space to relax and unwind with friends, it’s all under one roof at Alpamare Scarborough. Explore what makes it the ultimate unforgettable fun day out at any time of year.
If you love painting and getting creative then this is the place for you. In our welcoming café you will find all the tools and know how to create your own unique piece. Booking recommended - 01723 364419
A very special seaside railway. One of Scarborough’s top seaside attractions is the Scarborough North Bay Railway. The locomotives, scenery and history of the railway all add up to make it a fantastic day and is a great way to travel to Scarborough Sea Life Centre.
Voted 6th Best Park in the UK. During the summer months, head down to Peasholm Boat Deck and choose from one of the many boats available to hire. Whether you fancy a row, a paddle or a pedal, there is a selection of brightly painted rowing boats, canoes and dragon themed pedaloes for you to choose from. Events include Peasholm Park Naval Warfare - battle of and brass bands.
Lancaster Road, Carnaby, Bridlington, YO15 3QY. Touch…and experience manufacturing for yourself as you make your own chocolate lolly and personalise a stick of rock. Hear… the history of the area’s premier confectioners as told by John Bull’s ancestor. Booking essential.