Goth Weekend in pictures

Joanna Martyn and Kate Wright from Hull show of their amazing feather head-dresses at the April Whitby Goth Weekend. April 23 2016. Picture: Ceri Oakes w161750h
Joanna Martyn and Kate Wright from Hull show of their amazing feather head-dresses at the April Whitby Goth Weekend. April 23 2016. Picture: Ceri Oakes w161750h
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Whitby has gone back to black as thousands of people come into the town for Goth Weekend.

The annual music event kicked off with Therapy? headlining the Pavilion on Friday night.

A silver woman attended the Whitby Goth Weekend. April 23 2016. Picture: Ceri Oakes w161750g

A silver woman attended the Whitby Goth Weekend. April 23 2016. Picture: Ceri Oakes w161750g

Sunday will see the annual football match at The Turnbull Ground between the goths and locals.

Kick-off is at 2pm and all are welcome to come along and support both sides.

Our photographers have been out and about capturing the best of the action.

Here are a selection of their pictures.

Elaine Edmunds from Whitby at the Tattles and Geal gothic art exhibition run by Decadent Drawing. April 23 2016. Picture: Ceri Oakes w161750e

Elaine Edmunds from Whitby at the Tattles and Geal gothic art exhibition run by Decadent Drawing. April 23 2016. Picture: Ceri Oakes w161750e

Mark and Evelyn Johnson from Kendal wore matching purple outfits at the Whitby Goth Weekend 2016.  April 23 2016. Picture: Ceri Oakes w161750d

Mark and Evelyn Johnson from Kendal wore matching purple outfits at the Whitby Goth Weekend 2016. April 23 2016. Picture: Ceri Oakes w161750d

A man visits Whitby Abbey during the 2016 April Goth Weekend.  April 23 2016. Picture: Ceri Oakes w161750a

A man visits Whitby Abbey during the 2016 April Goth Weekend. April 23 2016. Picture: Ceri Oakes w161750a

Two goths walk along the beach at dusk on Whitby Goth Weekend. April 23 2016. Picture: Ceri Oakes w161751t

Two goths walk along the beach at dusk on Whitby Goth Weekend. April 23 2016. Picture: Ceri Oakes w161751t

Mandy Benton and Phil Johnson amongst the lobster pots during Goth Weekend. April 23 2016. Picture: Ceri Oakes w161751p

Mandy Benton and Phil Johnson amongst the lobster pots during Goth Weekend. April 23 2016. Picture: Ceri Oakes w161751p

The swing bridge was closed to traffic due to the volume of people visiting Whitby Goth Weekend. April 23 2016. Picture: Ceri Oakes w161751n

The swing bridge was closed to traffic due to the volume of people visiting Whitby Goth Weekend. April 23 2016. Picture: Ceri Oakes w161751n

An array of outfits were on display at the Whitby Goth Weekend. April 23 2016. Picture: Ceri Oakes w161751m

An array of outfits were on display at the Whitby Goth Weekend. April 23 2016. Picture: Ceri Oakes w161751m