Spectator sports

If you prefer just to watch sport then make sure you are here for the one of the many sporting championships that East Yorkshire hosts. The summer season sees a host of sporting games such as beach volleyball. Or perhaps you’d prefer to catch a game at one of the local football or rugby clubs.


Sporting events

From martial arts to beach volleyball, East Yorkshire is host to a variety of thrilling sporting events. For a more relaxing watch sit along Bridlington promenade and watch the sailing coble festival during August. Keep an eye on the What’s On page for upcoming spectator sports in the area.


Beverley Racecourse

A day at the races is always a winner on experience and, we hope, for your wallet too, and a trip to Beverley racecourse with its packed calendar of race days has something to entertain everyone. From the annual Ladies Day to family friendly afternoon racing and themed events.

Find out more about Beverley Racecourse.



Get to know the local players at football matches in the area. Enjoy the fresh air and an exciting game amongst the locals and make sure you don’t miss out on your football fix while visiting East Yorkshire.



From small village greens to the grounds in bigger towns, it’s fair to say that cricket is taken very seriously here. For something a little special, enjoy the unique location of Sewerby Cricket club, sat on the cliff tops where you can enjoy the sporting action alongside a beautiful sea view over Bridlington bay.


Catch up on the sport in East Yorkshire on your next visit.