Safety & Security

Be COVID safe

Health and safety is a priority that everyone must partake in whilst enjoying the festival. Prior to attending the festival please remain vigilant for COVID-19 symptoms. These are high temperature, persistent cough, and loss of sense of smell and taste. If you feel remotely unwell or not yourself, please do not attend the festival. Where possible undertake an LFD test at least 30 minutes prior to attending the event.

Please do not attend the festival if you are currently self-isolating with symptoms or if you are currently positive for Covid-19 infection.

The Beverley Festival of Christmas is adhering to COVID safe protocols so where possible please make use of the extra measures in place such as hand sanitiser stations, one-way systems, and crowd management. Although facemasks are no longer mandatory it is recommended in areas with large crowds which are expected.

Please note that EY Events and East Riding of Yorkshire Council are not responsible for any injury to persons and/or damage or loss of property during this event. You should ensure all your property remains with you at all times, that all children are supervised and that all dogs are kept on leads at all times (especially during the reindeer parade). Please ensure bags aren't left unattended. If you see anything suspicious please notify event security/stewards or the police.

In the event of an emergency you will be notified by the emergency services. Please follow the instructions of the emergency services, security and event staff. The First Aid and Lost Children point will be located in Saturday Market near the Market Cross.

Please note we will be taking photographs and filming at this event. These photos and film will be used for future publicity. If you have any objections please notify the photographer/film crew on the day.

Festival programme 2021

Download 2021 programme