Yorkshire is full of stunning scenery, cities and picturesque market towns. It is also home to our award winning family run vineyard, Yorkshire Heart. Based at Nun Monkton lies our sprawling vineyard, winery and brewery. Owned by Gillian and Chris, we produce drinks that are loved across the country.
So if you’re looking for things to do in Yorkshire, why not visit Yorkshire Heart. We have a range of events throughout the year so take a look at what activities in Yorkshire we’ve got on and come visit us!
Our vineyard tours run throughout the year and are a unique and interesting afternoon for any wine lover. To begin with you will start with a glass of our sparkling wine before you move on to having a look around our vineyard and winery. You will then taste 3 of our still wines alongside a plate of nibbles which compliment the wines beautifully.
Acoustic Music Night
If you are searching for fun things to do in Yorkshire look no further than our monthly acoustic music night. It is the perfect excuse to get your friends together and catch up over a night of live acoustic music, fantastic drinks and a scrumptious supper.
The last Friday of each month we are joined by a local musician, duo or band ready to play for our amazing audience in the Winehouse café or outside in the courtyard during the summer months.
Brewery Tour & Tap Night
You can experience the art of brewing at our monthly brewery tour and tap night. You will get a behind the scenes look at the beer making process, discover the ingredients and equipment that is used to create your favourite alcoholic drinks and you can even indulge in tasting the finished product!
During the brewery tour you will try 3x half pints of different beers, both draft and bottle. Before heading over to the Winehouse café for another 3x half pints from our entire beer range, accompanied by a tasty Yorkshire tapas.
Cellar Door Wine Tasting
If you are wanting to try our wines without an organised tour, cellar door wine tasting is the answer. With a very relaxed atmosphere you can choose between two tasting options.
Classic tasting for £13.95 per person-
- 50ml glass of our Latimer red, white and rosé wines
- 3 tasting dishes of your choice
Signature tasting for £19.95 per person-
- 7 x 50ml glass of our Latimer, Winemakers and Eleanor signature collection wines
- 3 tasting dishes of your choice
You can take your time with our cellar door wine tasting experiences. There are no time limits so feel free to stay as long as you want, enjoying our vineyard.
For a leisurely day out in Yorkshire, come and join us for afternoon tea. Choose from a picnic afternoon tea in the vineyard, chill out outside our Winehousé cafe or even indulge amongst the vines! Alongside a selection of sandwiches, home made scones, cream cakes and fruit you will also enjoy any bottle of Yorkshire Heart wine.
Evenings at the Vineyard
How about a romantic stroll enjoying the Yorkshire scenery? Our evenings in the vineyard are the perfect date night with your loved one. Starting with canapes and a glass of sparkling wine before a talk and mini tour of the stunning vines and winery. You will then head over to the Winehouse café for a delightful 3 course meal and half a bottle of one of our Latimer wines or beers per person. To round off the evening you will relax with tea, coffee and chocolates.
If you’re looking for a day out with the family, our annual Hearty Festival is the ideal solution! With different ticket choices available you will enjoy a weekend full of fun. Starting on the Friday night you can set up camp in our camping field before joining us for a weekend launch party jam packed with live music and a delicious supper.
Then after a lovely morning lie in, you can head over to our winehouse café for a mouthwatering fry up to get you ready for the big festival day ahead. With live acts starting on the main stage early afternoon, you will have time to get your spot in the audience in anticipation for a day of acoustic, duos and bands before the party begins.
When it comes to winding down on Sunday, you can join us in the marquee from 12 noon to help yourself to any leftover beer and cider. You can also bring any of your own drinks and lunch will be provided around 1pm.
Want somewhere to go with the dogs in Yorkshire? Well we are very dog friendly at Yorkshire Heart! You are more than welcome to bring your furry friends along to our Winehouse café while you sip on a hot drink and nibble on a pork pie or decadent cake.
Here you can also shop our iconic Yorkshire Heart beers and wines to take home with you.