Community Events

Winter activities for families in York

Families Get Active are offering further family activity sessions this winter. Their upcoming photograph walks include:

  • Christmas time photography winter wander, 4 December 2021
  • York cat walk, 29 January 2022
  • Snickelways of York, 26 February 2022
  • Minster gardens and treasure’s house, 26 March 2022
  • Museum gardens, 23 April 2022

Families can sign up by emailing

If you would like to promote the upcoming events please email for a PDF of the poster.

Families Get Active also offer a free interactive resource called York Family Walks; a celebration of the active wellbeing legacy set up by Joseph Rowntree. This is full of interactive curriculum content with activities linking to STEM, wellbeing, history, etc. This resource can be shared with parents or used in schools.

If you would like further information about the work of Families Get Active, please email Rebecca at

As usual, where we are promoting events, please encourage people to take part in a covid-safe way.