Festival 24

Save the date: 18 to 20 July 2024


u3a Festival 24 will take place in the beautiful city of York over 3 days and will be held at the University of York based around their exhibition centre.

Stay up to date with the plans so far via the link below:


Book your accommodation

Event Bookings will open soon and in the meantime you can book your accommodation now.

It’s early days, but as the weeks and months go by the trust will be adding more information to their webpage about all the wonderful activities that members, groups, u3as and subject specialists will bring to Festival ’24 in York.

How much are tickets?

Tickets are not yet available to buy but the cost of the attending festival will be as follows:

  • Day 1, Thursday 18 July – £25 including buffet supper
  • Day 2, Friday 19 July – £10 for the full day
  • Day 3, Saturday 20 July – £5 for a half day
  • Full festival to include all 3 days and a buffet supper on Day 1 – £35

Festival updates

Keep up to date with the latest Festival 24 news by signing up to our u3a Friends Newsletter

Once signed up, you’ll need to update your preferences to receive our monthly Festival updates.

The trust will also post regular updates on their social media channels.

Stay updated by following them on their social media channels (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram) and subscribe to the u3a national newsletter.

For more information now, and to offer your skills and support, contact the organisers on festival@u3a.org.uk