Summer of sport
Summer Of Sport is here! From Friday 9th July - Sunday 5th September.
This summer in York, we’re celebrating all things sport in partnership with Visit York and Thor's Tipi! Whether you're looking to venture out solo, or for a fun-packed day out with the family, discover all the exciting attractions in York this summer!
Even better, as part of our partnership with Thor's Tipi, you can get £1 off your food and drink order from Friday 16th July - find out how below!
Things to do:
- Download the Summer Of Sport map or Summer Of Sport leaflet for more info!
- Sporty Sculpture Trail
Six sporty sculptures to pose with, including a winner's podium, racing car and pretend weights!
- YO1 Beach Club
A family-friendly beach area in Tower Gardens.
Pick up a cup of tea or coffee, and ice cream, or some grilled food from the open barbeque!
- Yoga classes
FREE yoga classes every week at Thor's Tipi @ Middletons Hotel, in partnership with Emperor's Gym.
Starting from 14th July, every Wednesday (07.30-08.30am) and Friday (08.30-09.30am)
Pre-booking required by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Iconic running routes
Tie up your shoelaces and check out one of the 5K or 10K running routes in York!
Created in partnership with York Knavesmire Harriers
Get competitive with FREE outdoor ping-pong on Parliament Street!
- #LoveWalking trails
Check out the Visit York guide to #LoveWalking in York
Thor's Tipi Bar
Thor's Tipi is back in Parliament Street, and better than ever before! Open from 10am - 10pm with tropical inspirations, weekend DJ sets, firepits, frozen cocktails and more!
Delve into some delicious street food from:
Yuzu Street Food
Stam & Maria
The York Roast Co.
From Friday 16th July, purchase a First Summer Day mTicket for £3 from the First Bus App, and get £1 off street food and drinks at Thor's Tipi Bar!*
- First Summer Day mTicket valid for unlimited travel after 18:00pm on Fridays, or all day on Saturdays, Sundays or bank holidays.
- Find our more about our First Summer Day mTicket here.
- Download the First Bus App to purchase your mTickets and plan your journey!
* Activated First Summer Day mTicket must be shown to food vendors to redeem £1 off food.
Offer only available Friday after 18:00pm, Saturdays, Sundays or bank holidays.
£1 off Thor's Tipi Bar drinks using code FIRSTSUMMER when ordering.
Not valid for Stam & Maria vendor.