The Festival with the Sea at it's Heart

We are supplying the music for this fantastic new festival.

Fish & Ships is a town-wide celebration of Seafood, maritime heritage, arts & crafts and maritime music.

Full Festival info:

What's On the Music Programme at the Festival


Here's a few tasty bites:

Backyard Concerts @ Sander's Yard (see Festival on the Moor for details)

Sea Songs & Shanties at the Marina Front from 10am Saturday til 5pm Sunday

Sea Songs & Shanties at Whitby Brewery from 7.00pm Friday through to 6.00pm Sunday

Friday 17th 7.00pm 'All Aboard' Festival artists Welcome night join them!

Saturday 18th 7.30pm 'Festival Special with The Whitby Wailers'

Special Concert (Saturday) and Song Competition(Sunday) at Whitby Library

All events (except Sander's Yard) are Free. If you would like to Donate to support Festival music events click here!,

Whitby Seafest - Whitby Ahoy!

July 13-14th  2019

Join us at Whitby Brewery for 2 days of Shanties, Sea Songs,
Traders & Workshops and Maritime fun.

Full Programme coming soon......

Special Event @ Sander's Yard

Saturday 13thJuly 7.30pm
Hughie Jones + Friends  IN CONCERT

£13.00 Advance / £15.00 on the Door (Subj to availability)

Join the inimitable ex-Spinner, Hughie Jones for a hugely entertaining and intimate concert in the simply stunning surroundings of Sander's Yard Bistro. Delicious supper included in the ticket price.


Be a part of Whitby Ahoy!

We want to make our annual festival a real community event...

If you have a skill, talent or a great idea to make Whitby Ahoy! bigger and better, please get in touch or Click Here For More Information.