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Oktoberfest

Party like you're in Bavaria, minus the plane fare. Drink the beer, eat the bratwurst, wear the lederhosen and party the night away, stein in hand. There's even a family-friendly Sunday lunch for the kinder.

West Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh

Sat 4 Oct

Free on Wednesdays; £5 Thursday, Friday and Sunday; £10 Saturday / 07435 428290

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 11 Oct

Free on Wednesdays; £5 Thursday, Friday and Sunday; £10 Saturday / 07435 428290

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Scotcampus Freshers' Festival

Entertainment and information for new students, with free buses running to and from the event in the SECC. Find out all about work and play with over 140 exhibitors presenting info on fashion, health, lifestyle and employment as well as live DJs, exclusive discounts and freebies.

SECC, Glasgow

Thu 2 Oct

Free / 0141 221 6241

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Fri 3 Oct

Free / 0141 221 6241

  • 10:00 – 16:00

The Beatroot and Lace Bazaar

A vintage fair with highly creative flair, with artists and musicians, vintage sellers, artisan makers and more.

The Art School, Glasgow

Sat 11 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 07787 404268

  • 10:30 – 15:30

Sat 8 Nov

£tc / 07787 404268

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Sat 13 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 07787 404268

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Record Factory, Glasgow

Sat 25 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 07787 404268

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 22 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 07787 404268

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Sat 20 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 07787 404268

  • 12:00 – 17:00

Game And Country Fair

Main Ring Displays will include displays from Falconry, Gundogs, Welsh Axemen, Fly-Fishing, Dog & Duck Herding, Wild Fowling and a Parade of Hounds.

Chepstow Racecourse

Sun 5 Oct

£12; £9 adv / 01291 622260

  • 09:30 – 17:00

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 11 Oct

£5 / 07778 117333

  • 10:00 – 10:50

Sat 1 Nov

£5 / 07778 117333

  • 10:00 – 10:50

Sat 8 Nov

£5 / 07778 117333

  • 10:00 – 10:50
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Canterbury Rock Choir

The Canterbury Rock Choir is led by choir leader Jonathon Grosberg. Our choir is made up of people who never thought they would join a choir or would even sing for fun and that's the beauty of joining our choir. I don't think any of us expected to make the huge number of great friends we have along the way not just in our…

St Stephen's Church, Canterbury

Tue 7 Oct

Church Hall

£25 a month, free taster

Tue 14 Oct

Church Hall

£25 a month, free taster

Tue 21 Oct

Church Hall

£25 a month, free taster

…and 24 more dates until 30 Jun 2015

Tiny Tales

Stories, rhymes and songs for wee (and not so wee) ears. Ages 1–3.

Scottish Storytelling Centre, Edinburgh

Tue 7 Oct

£5; accompanying adult free / 0131 556 9579

Once Upon A Place

  • 10:00 – 10:40
  • 11:30 – 12:10

Tue 11 Nov

£5 / 0131 556 9579

Autumn rainbows.

  • 10:00 – 10:40
  • 11:30 – 12:10

Tue 9 Dec

£5 / 0131 556 9579

'Seals and Secret Shores' with Janis McKay.

  • 10:00 – 10:40
  • 11:30 – 12:10

Fulham Festival Of Food And Farming

A first for Fulham; a festival of food & farming with free screening of Chef on Sat. Seasonal hot food, cider, beer, cocktails on Saturday. Farmers market Sun with butchery demo, kids games, Sunday lunch al fresco and more.

New King's School, London SW6

Sun 5 Oct

Free

  • 10:00 – 15:00

London Model Engineering Exhibition

Model engineering exhibition with displays of over a thousand models.

Alexandra Palace, London N22

Fri 16 Jan 2015

£9 / 01926 614101

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Midlands Model Engineering Exhibition

Get a load of thousands of examples of model railway layouts and engines, sit in on some lectures and workshops and connect with fellow model engineering enthusiasts at the massive tradeshow.

Warwickshire Exhibition Centre, Leamington Spa

Thu 16 Oct

£4.50–£9.50 / 01926 614101

  • 10:00 – 17:00
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Istead Rise Indoor Boot Fair

Indoor boot fair and table top sale. Refreshments include hot and cold drinks, breakfast rolls and cakes.

Istead Rise Community Centre, Gravesend

Sat 22 Nov

£1 (Children free; Stalls £13 (must be booked in advance)) / 07530 257706

  • 10:00 – 13:00

Alternative & Burlesque Fair

A host of stalls selling burlesque, vintage, gothic and rockability clothing, accessories, jewellery and artwork with live music and performance.

Queen Margaret Union, Glasgow

Sat 8 Nov

Over-18s only

£5 / 0141 339 9784

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sound Control, Manchester

Sat 4 Oct

£5 / 0161 236 0340

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Stylus At Leeds University Union

Sat 22 Nov

Phone for prices / 0113 380 1342

  • 12:00

BBC Good Food Show Scotland

The food and drink extravaganza heads north of the border again for another serving of celebrity chefs and star culinary attractions. Special guests include Mary Berry, Paul Hollywood, James Martin, Tom Kitchen and many more.

SECC, Glasgow

Fri 17 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 248 3000

  • 10:00

Sat 18 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 248 3000

  • 10:00

Sun 19 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 248 3000

  • 10:00

The Caravan & Motorhome Show

A wide variety of caravans and motorhomes on display.

Westpoint Arena, Exeter

Fri 3 Oct

£7 ( £6) / 01392 446 000

  • 09:30 – 16:30

Sat 4 Oct

£7 ( £6) / 01392 446 000

  • 09:30 – 16:30

Sun 5 Oct

£7 ( £6) / 01392 446 000

  • 09:30 – 16:30

The Dairy Show

A comprehensive trade show featuring over 250 stalls and an exhibition of top quality dairy cattle, a must for dairy farmers.

Royal Bath And West Showground, Shepton Mallet

Wed 1 Oct

Phone for prices / 01749 822222

  • 08:30 – 17:00

Thu 2 Oct

Phone for prices / 01749 822222

  • 08:30 – 17:00
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Fashion and Beauty in the City

Calling out all Entrepreneurs in London who are new to the Fashion & Beauty Industry and are looking to link up with like minded people. From Personal Stylists, Massage Therapists, Make-Up Artists, Beauticians, Photographers, Models, Fashion Designers, Online Retail Shops and many more.

K West Hotel & Spa, London W14

Mon 27 Oct

£21.50 / 020 8008 6600

  • 10:00 – 13:00

Naomi Klein: This Changes Everything – Capitalism Vs The Climate

In her provocative new book Klein argues that radical political change is needed in the fight against climate change. She is in conversation with columnist and writer Owen Jones.

Maxima Forum, Cheltenham

Sat 11 Oct

£10

Part of Cheltenham Literature Festival.

Scottish Homebuilding & Renovating and Home Improvement Show

Whether you are renovating, converting or building from scratch, a visit to Scotland's only self-build show is a must.

Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh

Sat 25 Oct

£8 (two day ticket £12) / 0844 581 1377

Sun 26 Oct

£8 (two day ticket £12) / 0844 581 1377

The Vintage Kilo Sale

Ever wish vintage clothes shopping could be a bit more like picking up a few veg down the market? Yeah, us too. Thankfully the organisers of Judy's Affordable Vintage Fairs have filled that gap in our lives, with this vintage fashion sale where shoppers turn up and pay £15 per kilo of clobber. Hmm, how many floaty silk…

Out of the Blue Drill Hall, Edinburgh

Sat 18 Oct

£1 / 0131 555 7101

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Volcano Fun Day

Family activity day based around volcanoes extinct, dormant and active, with hands-on activities and walks up our own volcano, Arthur's Seat.

Holyrood Park, Edinburgh

Sat 4 Oct

Free / 0131 652 8150

  • 11:00 – 15:00
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Apple Day

A celebration of the humble apple, with tastings, demonstrations and a variety of activities.

The Ballance House, Crumlin

Sat 18 Oct

£2 / 028 9264 8492

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Castle Bromwich Hall Gardens, Birmingham

Sat 4 Oct

£4.50 (£4; Children £1) / 0121 749 4100

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Sun 5 Oct

£4.50 (£4; Children £1) / 0121 749 4100

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Chalice Well, Glastonbury

Sat 4 Oct

£4 plus normal admission (Children £2 plus normal admission) / 01458 831154

  • 10:00 – 18:00

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The Art Of Remembering

Work reflecting on the WWI and the ways in which society remembers it.

Rheged Centre, Penrith

Wed 1 Oct

Free / 01768 868000

  • 10:30 – 16:30

Thu 2 Oct

Free / 01768 868000

  • 10:30 – 16:30

Fri 3 Oct

Free / 01768 868000

  • 10:30 – 16:30
…and 51 more dates until 23 Nov

Cheeki Monkey's Big Baby and Children’s Market

Pre-loved and handmade kids and baby market.

Burnley Mechanics

Sun 19 Oct

£1 (Children free) / 0845 634 1875

  • 11:00 – 15:00

Fareham Academy

Sat 25 Oct

£10; £1 (Children free) / 0845 634 1875

  • 12:00 – 15:00

Fleetwood Sports College (Fleetwood High)

Sun 5 Oct

£1.50 (Children free) / 0845 634 1875

  • 10:00 – 13:00

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Fun Foam Run

The only fun run that doubles as a human car wash.

Weston Park, Sheffield

Sat 4 Oct

£12 (£6)

  • 10:00 – 13:00

Priory Maze Gardens

Two mazes, ten garden areas and much more in the tranquil settings of the gardens.

Priory Maze Gardens, Beeston Regis, Sheringham

Wed 1 Oct

£5; £2.50 disabled (Children £2.50; £4.50; £14.50) / 01263 822986

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Thu 2 Oct

£5; £2.50 disabled (Children £2.50; £4.50; £14.50) / 01263 822986

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Fri 3 Oct

£5; £2.50 disabled (Children £2.50; £4.50; £14.50) / 01263 822986

  • 10:00 – 17:00
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