Late night events, Days out

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The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

This unique event draws crowds (and performers) from all over the world with massed pipes and drums, massed military bands, display teams, dancers and the haunting lament of the Lone Piper set against the magnificent backcloth of Edinburgh Castle.

Castle Esplanade, Edinburgh

Fri 7 Aug 2015

£25–£63 / 0131 225 1188

Sat 8 Aug 2015

£25–£63 / 0131 225 1188

Mon 10 Aug 2015

£25–£63 / 0131 225 1188

…and 17 more dates until 29 Aug 2015

Cheltenham Racecourse

Sun 26 Oct

£4–£6 / 01242 513014

Retro Games

Games night with retro style computer and console gaming. If the Sega Mega is playing up just blow into it. Simpler times.

Counting House, Edinburgh

Tue 28 Oct

Free / 0131 667 7533

Witch Tour and Dance Performance of ''The Confession of Isobel Gowdie' by Royston Maldoom

A witch tour of the Grassmarket and Greyfrairs Graveyard with tales of torture, murder and body snatchers followed by a dance performance with choreography by Royston Maldoom.

Greyfriars Kirk, Edinburgh

Bar Gallus Pub Quiz

A quiz with the chance to win cash, food and drink, taking in showbiz nonsense, pictures, music, general knowledge and fun. Hosted by sequinned Glasgow pub quiz aristocrat, Sir James.

Gallus, Glasgow

Wed 22 Oct

Free / 0141 334 8012

Wed 29 Oct

Free / 0141 334 8012

Wed 5 Nov

Free / 0141 334 8012

…and 6 more dates until 17 Dec back to top

Edinburgh Ragged University Talks

Talks on a variety of themes organised by the Ragged University, promoting the message that learning is much more palatable when served up with a nice cold pint. There will be food provided and everyone is invited to bring an item of food to put on the table to share. All welcome.

Counting House, Edinburgh

Thu 23 Oct

Free / 0131 667 7533

Fright Night

A night-time walk through the Palace to find out about the ghosts of Linlithgow. Not for young children.

Linlithgow Palace

Fri 24 Oct

£10 / 0131 668 8885

Sat 25 Oct

£10 / 0131 668 8885

Fri 31 Oct

£10 / 0131 668 8885

Sat 1 Nov

£10 / 0131 668 8885

Mercat Tours: Vaults Vigil

Beneath South Bridge in the Old Town lies a series of underground vaults, untouched since they were abandoned in the early 19th century. Join Mercat Tours for a guided exploration and a chance to observe and record paranormal activity overnight. Anyone who covers their eyes during horror films need not apply.

Mercat Cross, Edinburgh

Sat 25 Oct

£55

With paranormal investigator Jimmy Devlin.

Fri 31 Oct

£55

With spiritualist medium Ada Donaldson.

Quiz Night

Come as a team or on your own.

Broadoak Hotel, Ashton-under-Lyne

Mon 27 Oct

£1 donation / 0161 330 2764

  • 21:00 Quiz Night Broadoak Hotel, Ashton-under-Lyne

Mon 3 Nov

£1 donation / 0161 330 2764

  • 21:00 Quiz Night Broadoak Hotel, Ashton-under-Lyne

Mon 10 Nov

£1 donation / 0161 330 2764

  • 21:00 Quiz Night Broadoak Hotel, Ashton-under-Lyne
…and 2 more dates until 24 Nov

The Brunswick, Swansea

Mon 27 Oct

Free / 01792 465 676

The Copper Beech Inn, Swansea

Sun 26 Oct

Phone for prices / 01639 730269

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Bardwell Windmill

A 19th-century tower mill, which is undergoing restoration to rebuild its sails.

Bardwell Windmill, Bury St. Edmunds

Tue 21 Oct

Free (donations welcome) / 01359 251331

Wed 22 Oct

Free (donations welcome) / 01359 251331

Thu 23 Oct

Free (donations welcome) / 01359 251331

…and 69 more dates until 31 Dec back to top

Mini French Music

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

North Merchiston Club, Edinburgh

Thu 23 Oct

£35 / 0131 622 1757

Fri 31 Oct

£35 / 0131 622 1757

Fri 7 Nov

£35 / 0131 622 1757

…and 3 more dates until 28 Nov

Afterdark Paranormal

Join Afterdark Paranormal for a full ghost hunt and a live Victorian Séance. The event includes various vigils and experiments including lone vigils, Ouija boards, human pendulum experiments, EMF experiments, EVP experiments and many more.

The Webster Theatre, Arbroath

Fri 31 Oct

£41.38 / 01241 435800

Alternative Quiz Night

Test your grey matter.

The Eg, Belfast

Tue 28 Oct

£1 / 028 9038 1994

Tue 4 Nov

£1 / 028 9038 1994

Tue 11 Nov

£1 / 028 9038 1994

…and 2 more dates until 25 Nov

Bad Boy Pub Quiz

The Bad Boy Pub Quiz: an evening of fun and frolics, musical statues, pass the pineapple, and the chance to win 'hunners' of money. Loads of great prizes to be won, and plenty of crap ones too!

Home, Glasgow

Mon 27 Oct

Free / 0141 552 1734

Mon 3 Nov

Free / 0141 552 1734

Mon 10 Nov

Free / 0141 552 1734

…and 59 more dates until 28 Dec 2015

The Three Sisters, Edinburgh

Tue 28 Oct

Free / 0131 622 6801

Tue 4 Nov

Free / 0131 622 6801

Tue 11 Nov

Free / 0131 622 6801

…and 59 more dates until 29 Dec 2015 back to top

Badminton Club

Regular badminton event.

Brentwood Centre

Mon 27 Oct

£4.30; £4.50 / 01277 215151

Mon 3 Nov

£4.30; £4.50 / 01277 215151

Mon 10 Nov

£4.30; £4.50 / 01277 215151

…and 2 more dates until 24 Nov

Ball Halloween Party

Fire dancing, hoop twirling, booty shaking, body bending, head spinning Halloween fun.

Camden Town Hall, London WC1H

Fri 31 Oct

£20

Halfway To Heaven, London WC2N

Tue 28 Oct

Phone for prices / 0207 4840736

Beverley Beirne's Snow Snow Snow

The singer and her accompanying musicians performs seasonal mainstream jazz.

Matt And Phred's, Manchester

Thu 18 Dec

Free / 0161 831 7002

The Big Game

Harlequins take on defending Aviva Premiership and European Challenge Cup Champions Northampton Saints.

Twickenham Stadium, London TW2

Fri 26 Dec

£15–£45

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The Big Quiz

Fight it out in the Big Speakeasy Quiz League.

Queen's Students' Union, Belfast

Tue 28 Oct

Free / 028 9097 3106

Big Syd's Quiz Night

Featuring a variety of different topics and questions.

Sydney Street Working Men's Club, Accrington

Tue 28 Oct

£1 / 01254 233868

Admission includes supper.

Tue 4 Nov

£1 / 01254 233868

Admission includes supper.

Tue 11 Nov

£1 / 01254 233868

Admission includes supper.

…and 7 more dates until 30 Dec

Bingo In The Bar: Workshop

A bingo event for adults.

The Irish Club, Southsea

Tue 28 Oct

Phone for prices / 023 9282 51522

Bonnybridge Skywatch

Dave Hodrien of the Birmingham UFO Group and fellow ufologist Malcolm Robinson are hosting a Skywatch at the world-renowned UFO hotspot of Bonnybridge, just 10 miles south of Stirling. Weather permitting(!) this will take place around 10.00pm on Saturday 1st November. For up-to-date details, including maps & a…

Bonnybridge, Falkirk

Sat 1 Nov

Free

Part of Paranormal Scotland.

Breathe

A look at the complex, fundamental process of breathing through the lenses of science, medicine, and literature. Developed by Orlando Gough through dialogue with staff and patients in the Churchill Hospital Respiratory Medicine department.

The North Wall Arts Centre, Oxford

Sat 1 Nov

£14 (£10) / 01865 319450

Part of Breath Festival.

  • 21:00 Breathe The North Wall Arts Centre, Oxford
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