Welcome to Punky Family York!
We want to help you find new friendships, belonging, connection, support, empowerment, and most of all community.
Come and find out about and plan local meets, share local info & get to know your local Punkies in the York area! Whilst most planning may be happening inside the local Facebook group or Instagram account, please send us a message with YORK in the subject line if you are interested in being in touch with the Chapter president.
All information is confidential and is not shared with anyone. The information is only used to try to find you the closest Punky Family group in your area.
This Punky Chapter covers York, Selby, Scarborough, Market Weighton, Pocklington, Haxby, Tadcaster, Howden, Goole, Pickering
If you are within these areas, this is the parenting group is for you.
Things To Do With Kids in York
Give the Dog a Bone
The Shop That Shall Not be Named
Tulliver’s Health Foods
Raffi’s Spice Box
Penny’s A great super friendly small-town cafe on Walmgate
The Barbakan Restaurant – Lush breakfasts from this Polish spot (lunches and dinners too!)
The Shambles Tavern (Also lovely for coffee, a quiet drink or lunch)
Lucky Days (3 locations! Great sandwiches)
Anytime Meals/ Pubs
House of Trembling Madness (2 locations) Lendal location is huge and great for meets. Craft beer and a nice easy menu
Costello’s – deli/food on the go
The Royal Oak – A great pub with great food as well
The Golden Fleece, Great pub food and a skeleton at the bar!
Evil Eye Pub
The Last Drop
The Fulford Arms
Fibbers Club, more alternative
York is full of fabulous pubs and privately owned places. So much great food and atmosphere!
Best for Kids:
The Jorvik Dig
The Castle Museum
The Yorkshire Museum – This is in the museum gardens which is a fabulous green open area amongst the ruins of St Mary’s Abbey. Our usual go-to meetup spot if the weather is nice.
Come and find out about family-friendly Punky events in York and plan meetups with parents. Get to know your local Punkies! To find out more about the Punky Family, please read the Newbies Guide to all things Punky here .
Updated May 1 2020