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Paisley Fireworks Display

Outdoor fireworks display featuring live music.

Town Centre, Paisley

Sat 1 Nov

Free

Hallowe'en Pumpkin Trail

See if you can find the pumpkins hidden along the trail.

Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh

Sat 1 Nov

£1 / 0131 248 2909

Sun 2 Nov

£1 / 0131 248 2909

Brick Wonders

Architectural gems in Lego, created by Warren Elsmore.

Paisley Museum & Art Gallery

Sat 1 Nov

£4 (£3; Family £12) / 0300 300 1210

Sun 2 Nov

£4 (£3; Family £12) / 0300 300 1210

Mon 3 Nov

£4 (£3; Family £12) / 0300 300 1210

…and 95 more dates until 10 Feb 2015

Excalibur Computer Fairs

Computer and technology fair.

The National Motorcycle Museum, Solihull

Sat 8 Nov

£4 ( £2.50; £2.50; £2) / 01675 443311

Sat 22 Nov

£4 ( £2.50; £2.50; £2) / 01675 443311

Sat 6 Dec

£4 ( £2.50; £2.50; £2) / 01675 443311

Sat 20 Dec

£4 ( £2.50; £2.50; £2) / 01675 443311

A Spoonful of Vintage

Stalls selling vintage ceramics, collectables, homewares and furniture from the 50s, 60s and 70s, vintage fashion and accessories, plus vintage hair and make-up styling and high teas to munch on.

Spoon, Edinburgh

Sun 9 Nov

Free / 07711 839958

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Poetry for the Palace: Poets Laureate from Dryden to Duffy

An exhibition looking at the role of the Poet Laureate across the centuries and celebrating the work of the current Laureate, Carol Ann Duffy, at the midpoint of laureateship. With presentation volumes, original manuscripts and images of poets including Dryden, Wordsworth, Tennyson, Betjeman and Hughes, among others, it's…

The Queen's Gallery, Edinburgh

Sat 1 Nov

Included in admission / 0131 556 5100

Sun 2 Nov

Included in admission / 0131 556 5100

Portobello Farmers' Market

Held in Brighton Park, five minutes’ walk from Portobello’s High Street, the market sells a range of local and organic vegetables and fruit in season, meat, fish, baking, and local crafts. Stallholders vary, but regulars include Windsheil Farm’s organic beef, lamb, mutton, Tamworth pork and eggs; Supernature Oil…

Brighton Park, Edinburgh

Sat 1 Nov

Free

Sat 6 Dec

Free

Bandstand Beer and Music Festival

The largest indie beer and music festival in the Highlands, boasting more than 100 real ales from all over the world, including some brewed right here at home. Expect live music, specialty food, charity stalls and a barbecue.

Bandstand Bar and Restaurant, Nairn

Thu 2 Apr 2015

By donation / 01667 452341

Fri 3 Apr 2015

By donation / 01667 452341

Sat 4 Apr 2015

By donation / 01667 452341

…and 8 more dates until 12 Apr 2015

Christmas Craft Fayre

Artisan chocolates, handmade candles, textiles, glassware, jewellery, cake & candy, kids crafts, building tours and much more. All proceeds go to Glasgow City Mission and its work amongst the city's homeless and disadvantaged.

Glasgow City Mission

Sat 1 Nov

£2 / 0141 221 2630

Edinburgh Farmers' Market

The award-winning Edinburgh Farmers' Market takes place at Castle Terrace under the imposing backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. Over 60 specialist producers regularly attend the market, the majority primary producers, growing what they sell. A quarter offer meat products, including specialities such as venison (Hubertus Game…

Castle Terrace, Edinburgh

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 0131 220 8580

Sat 8 Nov

Free / 0131 220 8580

Sat 15 Nov

Free / 0131 220 8580

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International Model Boat Show

Marine modelling with club displays, demonstrations and suppliers.

Warwickshire Exhibition Centre, Leamington Spa

Fri 7 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 01926 614101

Sat 8 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 01926 614101

Sun 9 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 01926 614101

Out of the Blue Flea Market

Bargain buys including furniture, clothes, music, bric-a-brac and more.

Out of the Blue Drill Hall, Edinburgh

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 0131 555 7100

Sat 29 Nov

Free / 0131 555 7100

Sat 27 Dec

Free / 0131 555 7100

Scottish Drum Fair

A drummy good afternoon, featuring appearances from Steve White, who has played alongside the likes of Paul Weller and The Style Council, Hungarian drumming sensation Gabor Dornyei and UK drummer Robin Guy. There's also a trade display area with some big names from the world of drums and percussion.

St Mungo's High School, Falkirk

Sun 2 Nov

£10 / 01324 628202

ELIA NEU/NOW Festival

The European League of Institutes of the Arts (ELIA) NEU/NOW Festival is spending its sixth year in Glasgow. The festival provides an international platform for graduating/graduate artists from across Europe and beyond, and features emerging talent in fields such as visual art, music, film, animation theatre and dance.

Reid Building, Glasgow

Thu 13 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 353 4500

Fri 14 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 353 4500

Sat 15 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 353 4500

Sun 16 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 353 4500

Food and Craft Fair

A food and craft fair fundraiser with a focus on local food producers and craftspeople. Stalls include organic vegetables, bakery, preserves, cards, jewellery, photography, fabric products, cosmetics and more.

Strathpeffer Pavilion

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 01997 421344

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 01997 421344

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Hallowe'en Pumpkin Hunt

Come to the Garden, buy a trail map for £1 from the John Hope Gateway and set off on a journey to find our hidden pumpkins. There will be a tasty treat in store at the Terrace Cafe for each child completing his or her trail. There will also be two for one adult entry to the Glasshouses on the date the trail has been…

Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh

Sat 1 Nov

From John Hope Gateway

£1 / 0131 248 2909

Sun 2 Nov

From John Hope Gateway

£1 / 0131 248 2909

Mini French Music

Sing, play and story sessions with toys and games to teach French to wee ones aged 0–4..

Calton Centre, Edinburgh

Tue 4 Nov

£35 / 0131 661 0880

Please note: This course runs 21 Oct – 25 Nov.

Tue 11 Nov

£35 / 0131 661 0880

Please note: This course runs 21 Oct – 25 Nov.

Tue 18 Nov

£35 / 0131 661 0880

Please note: This course runs 21 Oct – 25 Nov.

Tue 25 Nov

£35 / 0131 661 0880

Please note: This course runs 21 Oct – 25 Nov.

LifeCare, Edinburgh

Sat 1 Nov

£35 / 0131 343 0940

Please note: This course runs 25 Oct – 29 Nov.

Sat 8 Nov

£35 / 0131 343 0940

Please note: This course runs 25 Oct – 29 Nov.

Sat 15 Nov

£35 / 0131 343 0940

Please note: This course runs 25 Oct – 29 Nov.

…and 2 more dates until 29 Nov

Marchmont St Giles' Church, Edinburgh

Wed 5 Nov

£35 / 0131 447 4359

Please note: this course runs 22 Oct – 26 Nov

Wed 12 Nov

£35 / 0131 447 4359

Please note: this course runs 22 Oct – 26 Nov

Wed 19 Nov

£35 / 0131 447 4359

Please note: this course runs 22 Oct – 26 Nov

Wed 26 Nov

£35 / 0131 447 4359

Please note: this course runs 22 Oct – 26 Nov

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Happy Ears

Live interactive music classes, for ages 0–3 and their parents, with lots of instruments and no pre-recorded music. Saturday classes are drop-in and there's no extra cost for twins or other siblings.

Calton Centre, Edinburgh

Sat 1 Nov

£5 / 07778 117333

  • 10:00 – 10:50 Happy Ears Calton Centre, Edinburgh

Sat 8 Nov

£5 / 07778 117333

  • 10:00 – 10:50 Happy Ears Calton Centre, Edinburgh

Sat 15 Nov

£5 / 07778 117333

  • 10:00 – 10:50 Happy Ears Calton Centre, Edinburgh
…and 5 more dates until 20 Dec

50 Things To Do Before You're 11¾

Kid-oriented wildlife activities.

National Trust: Croft Castle, Leominster

Sat 1 Nov

Free, plus admission £8.10, child £4, family £19.50 / 01568 780246

Sun 2 Nov

Free, plus admission £8.10, child £4, family £19.50 / 01568 780246

National Trust: Erddig, Wrexham

Sat 1 Nov

Free, plus admission £10.30, child £5.15, family £25.75 / 01978 355314/315151

Sun 2 Nov

Free, plus admission £10.30, child £5.15, family £25.75 / 01978 355314/315151

Mon 3 Nov

Free, plus admission £10.30, child £5.15, family £25.75 / 01978 355314/315151

…and 117 more dates until 28 Feb 2015

National Trust: Waddesdon Manor, Aylesbury

Sat 1 Nov

Free, plus admission £16.20, child £8.10 / 01296 653226/653211

Sun 2 Nov

Free, plus admission £16.20, child £8.10 / 01296 653226/653211

Wed 5 Nov

Free, plus admission £16.20, child £8.10 / 01296 653226/653211

…and 40 more dates until 31 Dec

The Scottish Caravan, Motorhome & Holiday Show

Wagons roll as the exhibition for holiday nomads and fresh air lovers arrives in Glasgow. The event promises to be a one stop shop for all the latest caravans, motorhomes, camping products and accessories.

SECC, Glasgow

Thu 5 Feb 2015

£9 / 0141 248 3000

Fri 6 Feb 2015

£9 / 0141 248 3000

Sat 7 Feb 2015

£9 / 0141 248 3000

Sun 8 Feb 2015

£9 / 0141 248 3000

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Ipswich Christmas Crafts And Food Fair

A range of arts, crafts, food and drink to purchase as seasonal gifts and get you in the festive spirit.

Trinity Park, Ipswich

Sat 1 Nov

Phone for prices / 01473 707121

Sun 2 Nov

Phone for prices / 01473 707121

Jimmy Garcia Launches The Lodge - Bringing The Fun And Flavours Of The Alpine Mountains Over 3 Months To London

Pop up king, Jimmy Garcia returns for a brand new 3 month pop up run, bringing the flavors and fun of the Alpine mountains direct to Balham in the shape of his unique new immersive restaurant and bar pop up creation - 'The Lodge'.

Grub Club Pop Up Restaurant, London SW12

Sat 1 Nov

Sun 2 Nov

Tue 4 Nov

…and 71 more dates until 25 Jan 2015

The Vinorium Pop Up

Exclusive wine merchant The Vinorium is set to rock London's Southbank with its first Pop-Up, which will run from the 15th October until 4th January.

Gabriel's Wharf, London SE1

Sat 1 Nov

Free

Sun 2 Nov

Free

Mon 3 Nov

Free

…and 149 more dates until 1 Apr 2015

The Wee Red Dot Youth Film Festival

The 'wee red dot' is the button we all press when we want to record video. This festival focuses on what films young people are making in Renfrewshire. The day is a mix of film screenings, special guests and hands on workshops.

Paisley Arts Centre

Sat 1 Nov

Family £5; Children £2 / 0300 300 1210

The Winter Decorative Antiques & Textiles Fair 2015

A perfect source of antiques and 20th century design for interior decoration, well known for inspiring room-set style displays and out of the ordinary accessories. Popular with designers, the fair is held thrice-yearly in Battersea Park.

The Battersea Evolution, Battersea Park, London SW11

Tue 20 Jan 2015

£10

Wed 21 Jan 2015

£10

Thu 22 Jan 2015

£10

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