Evening events, Days out

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Champagne v Sparkling Wine Tasting

Rose Murray Brown, who's got an expert nose for wine, serves up 13 paired tastings of the fizzy stuff to help you develop your palate.

Baby Abode, Glasgow

Fri 31 Oct

Over-18s only

£40 / 01334 870731

Includes finger buffet.

  • 19:30 – 21:30

The Dining Room, Edinburgh

Fri 7 Nov

Over-18s only

£40 / 01334 870731

  • 19:30 – 21:30

Cheadle's Big Bang Bonfire and Fireworks Display

Fireworks display organised by the Cheadle and Gatley Round Table in aid of the Together Trust. Bonfire lights at 7.20pm with fireworks at 8.15pm.

Cheadle and Marple Sixth Form College, Stockport

Sat 1 Nov

£6–£7 (Family £20–£24) / 0161 486 4600

  • 17:30 – 21:30

Chester Rock Choir

The Chester Rock Choir is led by local musician Kathryn Davies. A local community choir first and foremost, we are also part of the national Rock Choir network, which provides unrivalled opportunities to sing live. Members of Rock Choir have had the chance to meet and sing in front of many celebrities and public figures…

Queen's Park High School, Chester

Tue 11 Nov

Main Hall

£25 a month, free taster / 01244 981500

Tue 21 Apr 2015

Main Hall

£25 a month, free taster / 01244 981500

Tue 28 Apr 2015

Main Hall

£25 a month, free taster / 01244 981500

St Mary's Centre, Chester

Tue 7 Oct

£25 a month, free taster / 01244 304618

Tue 14 Oct

£25 a month, free taster / 01244 304618

Tue 21 Oct

£25 a month, free taster / 01244 304618

…and 20 more dates until 30 Jun 2015

Chinese Calligraphy & Brush Painting Class

Learn the ancient art of calligraphy and brush painting under course leader Chi Zhang. Suitable for both beginners and improvers. Cost includes all materials.

The Confucius Institute for Scotland, Edinburgh

Tue 7 Oct

£20–£150 (Students £15–£120) / 0131 662 2180

  • 18:00 – 20:00

Tue 14 Oct

£20–£150 (Students £15–£120) / 0131 662 2180

  • 18:00 – 20:00

Tue 21 Oct

£20–£150 (Students £15–£120) / 0131 662 2180

  • 18:00 – 20:00
…and 6 more dates until 2 Dec

Chris Hadfield: You Are Here

Canadian astronaut Hadfield is probably best known for singing Bowie's 'Space Oddity' in the International Space Station which made him a viral star. His new book is the best of photographs of the earth from space.

At-Bristol

Thu 11 Dec

£15 / 0845 345 1235

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South Holland Centre, Spalding

Fri 12 Dec

£5 per person / 01775 764777

  • 20:00

Sat 13 Dec

£5 per person / 01775 764777

  • 20:00

Sat 20 Dec

£5 per person / 01775 764777

  • 20:00

Christmas Party Nights: 90s Nights

Celebrate Christmas in style with one of the themed party nights.

Baths Hall, Scunthorpe

Sat 20 Dec

Phone for prices / 0844 854 2776

  • 19:00

Club Lounge (Event tickets not included)

Get the VIP treatment pre-show.

New Theatre, Oxford

Wed 1 Oct

£15 / 0844 871 3020

Fri 3 Oct

£15 / 0844 871 3020

Sat 4 Oct

£15 / 0844 871 3020

…and 67 more dates until 28 Feb 2015

Cocktail Evening

Hold on to your tiny paper umbrellas, it's cocktail night! This event pays homage to the art of mixology. Time to practice asking for a sex on the beach without blushing.

Duck's at Kilspindie House / Donald's Bistro, Aberlady

Fri 31 Oct

Free / 01875 870682

  • 19:30 – 23:00

Fri 28 Nov

Free / 01875 870682

  • 19:30 – 23:00

Colchester Rock Choir

Your friendly local Colchester choir is run by singing teacher Daniel Ribbits. The choir is for all ages and all the local Essex branches of Rock Choir, like ours come together to do incredible performances like the 11,000 seat Wembley Arena that ITV1 asked to film for the Rock Choir documentary 'The Choir that Rocks' and…

Brinkley Grove Primary School, Colchester

Wed 1 Oct

£25 a month, free taster

Wed 8 Oct

£25 a month, free taster

Wed 15 Oct

£25 a month, free taster

…and 25 more dates until 1 Jul 2015 back to top

Conradh Na Gaeilge Language Group

A social session involving singing, poetry or a short talk.

Irish World Heritage Centre, Manchester

Wed 1 Oct

Phone for prices / 0161 205 4007

  • 20:00 – 22:00

Wed 8 Oct

Phone for prices / 0161 205 4007

  • 20:00 – 22:00

Wed 15 Oct

Phone for prices / 0161 205 4007

  • 20:00 – 22:00
…and 2 more dates until 29 Oct

The Continental's 13th Beer Festival

Since opening in 2008, The Continental's Beer Festivals have showcased over 100 beers and ciders from the UK and around the world to thousands of drinkers.

The Continental, Preston

Thu 2 Oct

Free / 01772 499425

  • 17:00 – 23:59

Fri 3 Oct

Free / 01772 499425

  • 17:00 – 23:59

Sat 4 Oct

Free / 01772 499425

  • 17:00 – 23:59

Critters Evening Reception

An evening reception offering the chance to learn about the inspiration behind the larger-than-life critters nestling around the museum.

Hunterian Museum & Art Gallery, Glasgow

Fri 10 Oct

Free / 0141 330 4221

National Biology Week.

  • 17:30 – 19:00

David Meade Mindreader: Million Dollar Mentalist

The magician performs mind reading.

Ardhowen Theatre, Enniskillen

Fri 23 Jan 2015

£18 (£12) / 028 6632 5440

  • 20:00

Day of the Dead Glesga

Slip into some fresh facepaint and practice your spooky dance – it's Día de los Muertos! Expect a Mexican fiesta with live Mariachi music courtesy of Rapido Mariachi, DJs Tigerbeat and Jill Mingo spinning Latin beats and dance floor bangers, choreographed dance from burlesque troupe the Femme Fatales and of course mucho…

Stereo, Glasgow

Sat 1 Nov

£10 / 0141 222 2254

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DCA Film Quiz

Test your film knowledge at this quiz, featuring special prizes. For teams of up to five.

Dundee Contemporary Arts

Wed 1 Oct

£2 / 01382 909900

  • 18:30

Dorchester Rock Choir

Your local Dorchester/Weymouth choir is run by singer/pianist Stacey Hobday. Our choir is made up of many locals who never thought they could sing or hadn't found the right outlet for their secret singing in the car or shower. I don't think any of us expected to make the huge number of great friends we have along the way…

Sunninghill Community Hall, Dorchester

Tue 7 Oct

£25 a month, free taster

Tue 14 Oct

£25 a month, free taster

Tue 21 Oct

£25 a month, free taster

…and 24 more dates until 30 Jun 2015

Dr David Starkey: Yorks Place in History

Dr David Starkey provides an insight into how York came to be one of the most important cities in England.

Grand Opera House, York

Sun 22 Mar 2015

£14 / 0844 871 3024

Edinburgh All-Comers Writers Club

Writers are invited to read their work at this weekly group meeting.

Sofi's, Edinburgh

Tue 7 Oct

Free / 0131 555 7019

  • 19:00 – 22:00

Tue 14 Oct

Free / 0131 555 7019

  • 19:00 – 22:00

Tue 21 Oct

Free / 0131 555 7019

  • 19:00 – 22:00
…and 10 more dates until 30 Dec

Edinburgh Cine and Video Society

Open night for the cinephile club.

Edinburgh Cine & Video Society

Thu 2 Oct

Free

  • 19:30 – 22:00
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Edinburgh Creative Writers' Club

Creative writers of all stripes – poets, short story scribes, script writers, flash fiction junkies – are invited to discuss all things writing, from procuring an agent to overcoming writer's block.

Monboddo Bar, Edinburgh

Mon 6 Oct

0131 221 5555

  • 19:00 – 21:30

Mon 13 Oct

0131 221 5555

  • 19:00 – 21:30

Mon 20 Oct

0131 221 5555

  • 19:00 – 21:30
…and 10 more dates until 29 Dec

England Football

European Championship Qualifiers.

Wembley Stadium, London HA9

Thu 9 Oct

prices vary

Verses San Marino

Sat 15 Nov

prices vary

Verses Slovenia

An Evening Of Magic With Bertie Pearce

Wizard performance from this exciting magician.

The Poly, Falmouth

Wed 8 Oct

£10 (£8) / 01326 319 461

  • 19:30

National Trust: Waddesdon Manor, Aylesbury

Sat 18 Oct

£75 adv booking essential / 01296 653226/653211

  • 19:00 – 23:00

The Experimental Burger Society

An experimental cookery night, where guests are involved in creating (and eating) burgers using a range of exotic meats, such as alligator, kangaroo and zebra.

BOBO Social, London W1T

Mon 6 Oct

£25

The price includes a welcome drink, a lesson with the head chef and a bespoke burger.

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Mon 13 Oct

£25

The price includes a welcome drink, a lesson with the head chef and a bespoke burger.

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Mon 20 Oct

£25

The price includes a welcome drink, a lesson with the head chef and a bespoke burger.

  • 19:00 – 21:00
…and 6 more dates until 1 Dec back to top