Concerts & Events

Selby Abbey is a world-renowned venue for visiting orchestras, theatrical groups and our very own Selby Abbey Choir. The Abbey offers a packed calendar of events and special concerts throughout the year. The backdrop of this ancient and wonderful Abbey Church ensures the experience is both atmospheric and memorable. For further information about our forthcoming events, see the details below.

Visit the Selby 950 page for all events related to the Selby 950 celebrations.

Visit the Selby Abbey Organ website to view the series of FREE Celebrity Organ Recitals to be performed on the historic William Hill Organ from the nave console.

Concert: Fairburn Singers

Date: 14 December 2019

Time: 7.30pm

Concert: ‘Brass at Christmas’

Date: 20 December 2019

Time: 7.30pm

Tickets are available from Selby Town Hall – 01757 708449 /

Service of Nine Lessons and Carols

Date: 22 December 2019

Time: 6.30pm

Location: Selby Abbey

Christmas Eve: Children’s Crib Service

Date: 24 December 2019

Time: 4pm

Christmas Eve: Midnight Mass

Date: 24 December 2019

Time: 11pm

Christmas Day: Sung Eucharist

Date: 25 December 2019

Time: 10am

Christmas Day: Holy Communion

Date: 25 December 2019

Time: 8am