Rain, rain, go away: 12 photos that show Scarborough knows how to have fun whatever the weather

With forecasts predicting rain for the rest of the week, these 12 photos from our archive prove there's fun to be had on the coast in all weathers.

By Corinne Macdonald
Tuesday, 11th June 2019, 4:18 pm
With forecasts predicting rain for the Scarborough coast over the next few weeks, here are 12 photos that prove we can still have fun come rain or shine.

From concerts in Peasholm Park and the Open Air Theatre to blustery days on South Bay, if there's one thing we're good at on the Yorkshire Coast, it's making the most of a drizzly summer.

Young and old pack in to Scarborough Fair in 2012 despite the rain.
Rain didn't stop the fun for Peter Hall (left) and friends at the Volkswagen rally on the West Pier car park in June 2012.

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Skipping day continued in the rain and wind last year.
The rain didn't put these two little ones off at Burniston Show in 2015.
Friends celebrate a 30th birthday at the Zutons' gig in Dalby Forest in 2008.
Drizzle, then rain, didn't stop the audience enjoying local singing group Raven at Seafest.
Hundreds of the keenest music fans in Scarborough huddled under their brollies for the first of the Spa Orchestra's summer concerts in Peasholm Park in 2008.
People were well prepared for this summer downpour on South Bay.
Cricket fans patiently wait for play to resume on day 2 of Yorkshire CCC v Worcestershire CCC at North Marine Road.
A lady collects her parking ticket ready for a rainy day on the coast.
The crowd keep dry as Will Young entertains at the Open Air Theatre in 2016.
Competitors in a putting competition at Holbeck putting green are undeterred by the weather.