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As traditional as fish, chips and ice cream, the Scarborough Spa Orchestra is a must-see event here in our seaside town!

Commencing 4th June through to 13th September, this will be the 106th season for the musicians. Visit the Spa website here.

Gala Nights now taking place on Wednesday evenings.

The hugely popular Teddy Bears' Picnics which introduce music to young children will now take place throughout the season on Tuesday afternoons at 1.30pm.

Never sampled the Orchestra before? Why not visit us on a Sunday morning when you can pay what you like to hear this legendary orchestra perform in the scenic suncourt.

Morning Concerts: 11am - Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday

Evening Concerts: 7.45pm - Monday, Wednesday (Gala Night)

Teddy Bears' Picnics: 1.30pm - Tuesday Afternoons

Afternoon Concerts: 2.30pm - Sunday


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Scarborough's Open Air Theatre, close to Peasholm Park, North Bay, is steadily announcing their fantastic live acts for Summer 2018.

And what a line up!

This superb venue, which was opened by Her Majesty the Queen a few years ago, is attracting some of the most varied and top-name guests around.

So far, the following have been announced, with more to follow ...

Lionel Richie (Tuesday 19th June) * The Script (Thursday 21st June) * Gary Barlow (Friday 22nd June) * Nile Rodgers and CHIC (Sunday 24th June) * Steps (Friday 29th June)

Alfie Boe (Saturday 30th June) * Emeli Sande (Thursday 5th July) * Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds (Friday 6th July) * Pete Tong Ibiza Classics Tour (Friday 20th July) *

Il Divo (Saturday 21st July) * Bastille (Saturday 28th July) * Texas (Saturday 11th August) * Britney Spears (Friday 17th August) - and more to be announced.

Book tickets here and book your accommodation with us as many of these will be a sell out!

And remember, you can catch an open top bus from near the Spa, South Bay, which travels along the spectacular Marine Drive to the Open Air Theatre - a fantastic way to enjoy a great night out!



The Red Lea Hotel is in a stunning location and has excellent facilities, so we're a perfect meeting place for your club, society or organisation.

Our current attendees include Mah Yong players, a bridge club, a church group and many others.

Our friendly staff would be happy to assist you if you are looking for a place to 'meet up'.

Call our team on 01723 362431 and we'd be happy to help.

Welcome to the Red Lea Hotel's news page.

Scarborough is a bustling place, even when we're in the depths of winter.

We've updated our Events Page so you can plan ahead and stay with us at our hotel located in Scarborough's South Cliff area.

There's some top names appearing at the Open Air Theatre, the Spa Theatre and at other venues in the town.

So why not join us for some seaside entertainment and let our staff make you feel relaxed and 'at home' in our hotel!

We've also got an indoor pool, restaurant and bar so if you feel like some total relaxation, the Red Lea is perfect for you.