York’s Independent DIY Venue.
The Crescent Community Venue is a fully licensed bar, concert and events venue. A former Working Men’s Club, it has a long history of community spirit and musical entertainment spanning over 100 years, and since re-opening has rapidly developed into a key component of York’s music and cultural life.
The venue contains a front bar open every day to the public, a 250 capacity concert room and a games room.
Front bar includes:
- Projector and wall-mounted screen.
- DJ Booth & 2kW sound system.
Games room with free Pool table, dartboard, bar billiards, retro computer games. (Unfortunately the Games Room is not wheelchair accessible yet).
250 capacity concert room with:
- Large stage
- Professional 6kW sound system & lighting
- Industry standard live and DJ equipment
- Separate bar and toilets
- Wooden dancefloor
- Standing, seated and cabaret options
Local real ale on cask and in bottles.
Standard opening hours:
Monday – Thursday – 4 pm – 12 am
Friday & Saturday – 4 pm – 1 am
Sunday – 4 pm – 12 pm (depending on events)
Regular weekly events – Front Bar from 7pm:
Monday – Dominoes
Tuesday – Retro Gaming
Wednesday – Open Decks (anything goes on Vinyl, CD, USB or Laptop, all welcome) & Line Dancing Classes
Thursday – Dominoes , Bar Billiards
We are 5 minutes walk from York railway station and nearby many bus stops. Parking available at nearby pay and display car parks.
Tickets for almost all of our shows are available over the bar, from Seetickets.com or from our good friends at Earworm Records on Goodramgate.