York Gate Events 2024


Winter Opening Dates and Times

Snowdrop Days 2024

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Snowdrop display in The DellFriends only preview days – 8-11 February – Thursday – Sunday | 10am-3pm

General – 14-18 February – Wednesday – Sunday | 10am-3pm

Snowdrop season is the start of the floral calendar and a great year of gardening ahead. Our snowdrops are keen to show off their beauty and have decided to start their enchanting display early. With this in mind, we have moved our snowdrop days forward so that you too can enjoy their beauty.

We welcome you to come and explore our fabulous snowdrop displays throughout the garden.

Booking not required.

Yew sails in snow

January – March 2024

Café only

Wednesday to Sunday | 10am-3:30pm

Booking is not required.

Perennial Special Events 2024

Take a look at our Special Events Programme for 2024.


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Afternoon Tea in York Gate’s Cafe

£36 for 2 people or £18 per person – booking essential, please email us to secure your booking, or call 0113 267 8240. Gift vouchers also available. 


  • Freshly prepared dainty sandwiches and savouries
  • Selection of homemade cakes
  • Freshly baked scone with preserve and clotted cream
  • Yorkshire tea or cafetière of coffee


Meeting Space for hire

If you are interested in hiring our Spencer Suite for a class or workshop, or for small group events, please get in touch.