Late night events, Days out

101 events

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Sheringham parkrun

Free, weekly, timed 5k run. You can run, jog or walk, bring a friend, bring a dog, push a buggy – whatever you fancy as you try to beat your personal best. It's essential to register online in advance.

Sandall Park, Doncaster

Sat 2 Aug

Phone for prices / 0750 332 9309

  • 21:00

Sat 9 Aug

Phone for prices / 0750 332 9309

  • 21:00

Sat 16 Aug

Phone for prices / 0750 332 9309

  • 21:00

Sat 23 Aug

Phone for prices / 0750 332 9309

  • 21:00

Sound to Sea

Glasgow event makers Cryptic celebrate 20 years with a banger of a party featuring over 150 performers, including Treacherous Orchestra, Rachel Sermanni, Miaoux Miaoux, Tigerstyle and more. The 'night-time musical extravaganza' takes place over two summer nights along the River Clyde and quayside, with further…

River Clyde

Fri 1 Aug

Free (ticketed) / 0141 420 5003

Part of Glasgow. Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 21:30

Sat 2 Aug

Free (ticketed) / 0141 420 5003

Part of Glasgow. Part of Glasgow City of Science.

  • 21:30

Terror Tour

Auld Reekie Tours Ltd As an appetiser, we first of all take you around some of the Old Town's cobbled streets giving you some very dark historical facts about some of the infamous characters that used to roam the Old Town's Wynds and closes and left an everlasting place in history. Then you will be taken into our…

Auld Reekie Tours Meeting Point, Edinburgh

Tue 29 Jul

Auld Reekie's Haunted Underground

£12 (£10) / 0131 557 4700

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 30 Jul

Auld Reekie's Haunted Underground

£12 (£10) / 0131 557 4700

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 31 Jul

Auld Reekie's Haunted Underground

£12 (£10) / 0131 557 4700

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 31 more dates until 31 Aug

Virgin Money Fireworks Concert

The maw (and paw) of all fireworks displays brings the Festival season to a close with a programme of music inspired by the theme of war. The Scottish Chamber Orchestra performs Wagner's 'Ride of the Valkyries' from Die Walküre, Beethoven's Edmont Overture, Mendelssohn's 'War March of the Priests' from Athalie, Debussy's…

Ross Theatre Bandstand, Edinburgh

Sun 31 Aug

£12.50 / 0844 557 2686

Part of Edinburgh International Festival.

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 30 Jul

Free / 0141 334 8012

  • 21:00 – 23:00

Wed 6 Aug

Free / 0141 334 8012

  • 21:00 – 23:00

Wed 13 Aug

Free / 0141 334 8012

  • 21:00 – 23:00
…and 18 more dates until 17 Dec back to top

Quiz Night

Come as a team or on your own.

Broadoak Hotel, Ashton-under-Lyne

Mon 4 Aug

£1 donation / 0161 330 2764

  • 21:00

Mon 11 Aug

£1 donation / 0161 330 2764

  • 21:00

Mon 18 Aug

£1 donation / 0161 330 2764

  • 21:00

Mon 25 Aug

£1 donation / 0161 330 2764

  • 21:00

The Copper Beech Inn, Swansea

Sun 3 Aug

Phone for prices / 01639 730269

  • 21:00

Sun 10 Aug

Phone for prices / 01639 730269

  • 21:00

Sun 17 Aug

Phone for prices / 01639 730269

  • 21:00
…and 2 more dates until 31 Aug

Coton and Hopwas Social Club, Tamworth

Sun 3 Aug

Phone for prices / 0121 354 4234

  • 21:00

Sun 10 Aug

Phone for prices / 0121 354 4234

  • 21:00

Sun 17 Aug

Phone for prices / 0121 354 4234

  • 21:00
…and 6 more dates until 28 Sep

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National Collective Presents…

National Collective As the date of Scotland’s Referendum fast approaches, National Collective presents a series of entertaining and informative performances, speakers and discussions to inspire debate about Scotland’s future. Some of Scotland’s most exciting performers will take part in these sessions. National…

Scottish Storytelling Centre, Edinburgh

Thu 7 Aug

The Netherbow Theatre at Fringe

£6.50 / 0131 556 9579

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 8 Aug

The Netherbow Theatre at Fringe

£6.50 / 0131 556 9579

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 9 Aug

The Netherbow Theatre at Fringe

£6.50 / 0131 556 9579

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 6 more dates until 23 Aug

Pub Quiz

A test of general knowledge.

The Hop, Sheffield

Tue 29 Jul

Free / 01142 781000

  • 21:00

The Pavilion Bar, Belfast

Thu 31 Jul

£1 / 02890 283283

  • 22:00

Thu 7 Aug

£1 / 02890 283283

  • 22:00

Thu 14 Aug

£1 / 02890 283283

  • 22:00
…and 2 more dates until 28 Aug

80 Days

Iota's contribution to the debate over the independence referendum is to invite you to make your own point on their windows. Words and pictures can be submitted in person or online from Sun Jul 1.

iota, Glasgow

Tue 29 Jul

Free / 0141 338 6052

  • 00:00 (Wednesday morning)

Wed 30 Jul

Free / 0141 338 6052

  • 00:00 (Thursday morning)

Thu 31 Jul

Free / 0141 338 6052

  • 00:00 (Friday morning)
…and 46 more dates until 15 Sep

The Eg, Belfast

Tue 29 Jul

£1 / 028 9038 1994

  • 22:00
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Brentwood Centre

Mon 4 Aug

£4.30; £4.50 / 01277 215151

  • 21:00 – 23:00

Mon 11 Aug

£4.30; £4.50 / 01277 215151

  • 21:00 – 23:00

Mon 18 Aug

£4.30; £4.50 / 01277 215151

  • 21:00 – 23:00
…and 6 more dates until 29 Sep

Bardwell Windmill

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

Bardwell Windmill, Bury St. Edmunds

Mon 28 Jul

Free (donations welcome) / 01359 251331

  • 21:30 – 17:00

Tue 29 Jul

Free (donations welcome) / 01359 251331

  • 21:30 – 17:00

Wed 30 Jul

Free (donations welcome) / 01359 251331

  • 21:30 – 17:00
…and 154 more dates until 31 Dec

Bat Walk and Night Geocache

Use bat detectors to find bats and other beasties. A geocache is also hiding, waiting to be tagged. Meet at the Barrmill Road Gate.

Spier's School, Beith

Sat 30 Aug

Free

  • 21:00 – 22:30

Bat Walk

Join the rangers for this night-time search for bats and other beasties, using special detectors. Meet at the Car Park off Moor Park Road East.

Ardeer Park, Stevenston

Sat 6 Sep

Free

  • 21:00 – 22:30

Queen's Students' Union, Belfast

Tue 29 Jul

Free / 028 9097 3106

  • 21:30

Tue 5 Aug

Free / 028 9097 3106

  • 21:30

Tue 12 Aug

Free / 028 9097 3106

  • 21:30
…and 7 more dates until 30 Sep back to top

Big Syd's Quiz Night

Featuring a variety of different topics and questions.

Sydney Street Working Men's Club, Accrington

Tue 29 Jul

£1 / 01254 233868

Admission includes supper.

  • 21:00

Tue 5 Aug

£1 / 01254 233868

Admission includes supper.

  • 21:00

Tue 12 Aug

£1 / 01254 233868

Admission includes supper.

  • 21:00
…and 20 more dates until 30 Dec

The Big Tramp

Cardboard Citizens challenges walkers to tramp all night through the streets of London, and fundraise for the UK's leading homelessness theatre company. Can you make it through a night on the streets?

Cardboard Citizens, London E1

Sat 6 Sep

£29 (£20; £20) / 020 7377 8948

  • 23:00 – 23:45

Sun 7 Sep

£29 (£20; £20) / 020 7377 8948

  • 00:00 – 07:00 (Monday morning)

Bingo In The Bar: Workshop

A bingo event for adults.

The Irish Club, Southsea

Tue 29 Jul

Phone for prices / 023 9282 51522

  • 21:00

Irish Centre, Leeds

Fri 1 Aug

Phone for prices / 0113 248 0887

  • 21:00

Fri 8 Aug

Phone for prices / 0113 248 0887

  • 21:00

Fri 15 Aug

Phone for prices / 0113 248 0887

  • 21:00
…and 6 more dates until 26 Sep

Boom & Bang Circus

London's stunning and exotic night-time extravaganza featuring some of the UKs best young performance talent.

Roundhouse, London NW1

Fri 15 Aug

£15–£20 / 0844 482 8008

  • 22:30
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Boys' Brigade Scotland World Record Attempt

Sixteen youngsters from the Boys' Brigade Scotland attempt to break the world record for the longest ever game of five-a-side football. Drop by to watch a slice of the 60 consecutive hours of footie action.

Broadwood Stadium, Cumbernauld

Thu 11 Sep

Free / 01236 451511

  • 21:00

Fri 12 Sep

Free / 01236 451511

  • 21:00

Sat 13 Sep

Free / 01236 451511

  • 21:00

Sun 14 Sep

Free / 01236 451511

  • 21:00

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

British Sports Awards

Awards ceremony to celebrate Britain's sporting achievements, with entertainment from Dizzee Rascal, Katy B and Rizzle Kicks.

The O2 Arena, London SE10

Sun 2 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 856 0202

Building a Strong Portfolio (14yrs+)

Using exploratory drawing techniques and research material from the garden, natural plant forms are captured in sketchbooks and then expanded and developed. Colourful artwork will be developed through a range of interesting media and ideas developed to a final solution.

Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh

Sat 20 Sep

Fletcher Building

£60 Booking required. Please call the education office on 0131 248 2937. / 0131 248 2909

  • 22:30 – 05:30

Sun 21 Sep

Fletcher Building

£60 Booking required. Please call the education office on 0131 248 2937. / 0131 248 2909

  • 22:30 – 05:30

Mon 22 Sep

Fletcher Building

£60 Booking required. Please call the education office on 0131 248 2937. / 0131 248 2909

  • 22:30 – 05:30
…and 12 more dates until 4 Oct

Building a Strong Portfolio (14yrs+)

Using exploratory drawing techniques and research material from the garden, natural plant forms are captured in sketchbooks and then expanded and developed. Colourful artwork will be developed through a range of interesting media and ideas developed to a final solution.

Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh

Sat 20 Sep

Fletcher Building

£60 Booking required. Please call the education office on 0131 248 2937. / 0131 248 2909

  • 22:30 – 05:30

Sun 21 Sep

Fletcher Building

£60 Booking required. Please call the education office on 0131 248 2937. / 0131 248 2909

  • 22:30 – 05:30

Mon 22 Sep

Fletcher Building

£60 Booking required. Please call the education office on 0131 248 2937. / 0131 248 2909

  • 22:30 – 05:30
…and 12 more dates until 4 Oct back to top