Before 5pm, Days out, Fairs

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Quartermile Market

Monthly market selling products by local designers, makers and artists as well as street food. There's even something to keep the dog happy with a stall specialising in cupcakes for dogs.

Lister Square, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Free / 0845 000 2525

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Fri 29 Aug

Free / 0845 000 2525

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Fri 5 Sep

Free / 0845 000 2525

  • 11:00 – 18:00
…and 3 more dates until 5 Dec

1066 Game and Country Fayre

Displays of equine, clay pigeon shooting, dog show, agility and herding and other country pursuits. Plus music, crafts, stalls and activities for the whole family.

Normanhurst Estate, Battle

Sat 16 Aug

£8 (Family £20; under 17s £4; under 5s free; Seniors £5) / 07942 878107

  • 09:00 – 17:00

Afternoon Twee Local Artisan Market

Monthly market from Afternoon Twee, featuring Scottish handmade, upcycled, repurposed and locally sourced goods, from craft and jewellery to food and homewares.

Maryhill Burgh Halls, Glasgow

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 0845 860 1891

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Sun 7 Sep

Free / 0845 860 1891

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Sun 5 Oct

Free / 0845 860 1891

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 0845 860 1891

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Continental Circus Berlin

An extravaganza of energetic and daring feats to make you doubt your own eyes - from head balancing on a trapeze to clowning to motorbike foot juggling, this lot will go to any lengths to shock and impress you.

Caird Park, Dundee

Fri 1 Aug

£10–£26

  • 15:00 – 22:00

Sat 2 Aug

£10–£26

  • 15:00 – 22:00

Sun 3 Aug

£10–£26

  • 15:00 – 22:00

Mon 4 Aug

£10–£26

  • 15:00 – 22:00

King's Park, Stirling

Fri 1 Aug

£10–£26 / 01786 443113

  • 15:00 – 22:00

Sat 2 Aug

£10–£26 / 01786 443113

  • 15:00 – 22:00

Sun 3 Aug

£10–£26 / 01786 443113

  • 15:00 – 22:00
…and 24 more dates until 27 Aug

Queen's Links, Aberdeen

Fri 1 Aug

£10–£26

  • 15:00 – 22:00

Sat 2 Aug

£10–£26

  • 15:00 – 22:00

Sun 3 Aug

£10–£26

  • 15:00 – 22:00
…and 20 more dates until 23 Aug

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Scotland's Hungama Festival at M&D's

A diverse festival with Indian music, dance and song and stalls selling food, drink, fashion, jewellery and mehndi.

Strathclyde Country Park, Motherwell

Sun 3 Aug

Free / 01698 402060

  • 12:00 – 19:00
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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 20 Sep

Prices to be confirmed / 07787 404268

  • 11:00 – 16:00

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

Chester Christmas Market

Seventy wooden chalets offering crafts, clothing, jewellery, giftware and local food and drink, plus a special Champagne Lanson White Label bar.

Town Hall Square, Chester

Thu 20 Nov

Free / 01244 405600

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Fri 21 Nov

Free / 01244 405600

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Sat 22 Nov

Free / 01244 405600

  • 10:00 – 18:00
…and 22 more dates until 14 Dec

The Edgeley Park Stadium Antiques, Collectors and Vintage Fair

Antique and collectors fair featuring up to 100 stalls with a huge variety of goods, set in a lavish suite in Stockport County's iconic stadium.

Edgeley Park, Stockport

Sun 3 Aug

£2 (£1.50; Children free) / 07816 220136

  • 09:00 – 15:30

Sun 14 Sep

£2 (£1.50; Children free) / 07816 220136

  • 09:00 – 15:30

Sun 19 Oct

£2 (£1.50; Children free) / 07816 220136

  • 09:00 – 15:30
…and 2 more dates until 7 Dec

Edinburgh Pipe Band Championships

Piping competition also featuring Highland dancing, heavy events and children's entertainment.

Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh

Sat 23 Aug

£5 (£3; under 16s free; Family £15) / 0131 335 6200

Family Fun Day

Family fun day with a vast array of activities including a 'scootathon', construction games, live music, farm animals, bouncy castles, face painting and balloon artists as well as stalls selling arts and craft, farm produce and vintage goodies. The events opens with a 5k fun run for all abilities including a wheelchair…

The Kia Oval, London SE11

Sat 13 Sep

Free / 020 7848 7805

  • 11:00 – 17:00
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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 30 Aug

Free / 0131 555 7100

  • 10:00 – 15:00

Sat 27 Sep

Free / 0131 555 7100

  • 10:00 – 15:00

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 0131 555 7100

  • 10:00 – 15:00
…and 2 more dates until 27 Dec

Stranraer RNLI Park Fest

Stranraer Inshore Lifeboats adopt their land legs for a fundraising music festival featuring a range of local and familiar artists as well as craft stalls, fun fair rides and The Marine Lake with its pirate ship.

Agnew Park, Stranraer

Sat 23 Aug

Prices vary / 01387 253862

  • 12:00 – 23:30

Autumn Autojumble

Autojumble and automobilia fair.

Grampian Transport Museum, Alford

Sun 28 Sep

019755 62292

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Chic Vintique Fair

Stalls selling retro and vintage antiques, objet d'art, collectables, jewellery, art, crafts, books, gifts and more.

Richmond Town Hall

Tue 5 Aug

£0.50 / 07779 342782

  • 09:30 – 15:30

Tue 2 Sep

£0.50 / 07779 342782

  • 09:30 – 15:30

Tue 7 Oct

£0.50 / 07779 342782

  • 09:30 – 15:30
…and 2 more dates until 2 Dec

Stockton Parish Gardens, Stockton on Tees

Sat 11 Oct

Free / 07779 342782

  • 10:00 – 15:30

The Witham, Barnard Castle

Wed 6 Aug

£0.50 / 07779 342782

  • 09:30 – 15:30

Wed 3 Sep

£0.50 / 07779 342782

  • 09:30 – 15:30

Wed 1 Oct

£0.50 / 07779 342782

  • 09:30 – 15:30
…and 2 more dates until 3 Dec

Edinburgh Antique Fair

An excellent selection of antiques and vintage items.

Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh

Sat 27 Sep

£4 / 0131 335 6200

  • 10:00 – 16:30

Sat 22 Nov

£4 / 0131 335 6200

  • 10:00 – 16:30

Sun 23 Nov

£4 / 0131 335 6200

  • 10:00 – 16:00
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Emley Agricultural Show

A wide range of activities, agricultural events, country crafts, family entertainment and competitions in the Yorkshire countryside.

The Showground, Huddersfield

Sat 2 Aug

£8–£10 (Children free) / 07736 677700

Lupton House 1940s Weekend

Party like it's 1949 at this retro weekend, with a craft and vintage fair, tea room, military reenactments, outside displays and a Saturday dance. Booking is essential.

Lupton House, Brixham

Sat 20 Sep

£6 (Family £20; Seniors £5; Children £5; under 5s free)

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 21 Sep

£6 (Family £20; Seniors £5; Children £5; under 5s free)

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Platform 2 Market

Fifty stalls set up in Waverley by Local Motive Markets, offering ethical and local products from fresh produce to crafts.

Waverley Station, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

Free / 0131 558 9644

  • 11:00 – 19:00

Fri 8 Aug

Free / 0131 558 9644

  • 11:00 – 19:00

Fri 15 Aug

Free / 0131 558 9644

  • 11:00 – 19:00
…and 10 more dates until 24 Oct

The Chester Antiques, Collectors & Vintage Fair

Craft, vintage, retro and handmade goods for sale at over 100 stalls.

Northgate Arena Leisure Centre, Chester

Sat 30 Aug

£2 (£1.50; Children free) / 07816 220136

  • 09:00 – 15:30

Sat 27 Sep

£2 (£1.50; Children free) / 07816 220136

  • 09:00 – 15:30

Sat 25 Oct

£2 (£1.50; Children free) / 07816 220136

  • 09:00 – 15:30

Sat 29 Nov

£2 (£1.50; Children free) / 07816 220136

  • 09:00 – 15:30

The Vintage Wedding Show

A wedding show for brides and grooms who are looking to add a quirky edge to their big day. Showcasing both original vintage and vintage-inspired pieces, the fair also features live swing bands and a (G&)Tea party to help get your party-planning juices flowing.

Norwood Hall Hotel, Aberdeen

Sun 19 Oct

£5

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Trades Hall of Glasgow

Sun 2 Nov

£5 / 0141 552 2418

  • 12:00 – 16:00

Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh: The Caledonian

Sun 14 Sep

£5 / 0131 222 8888

  • 11:00 – 16:00
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Aberdeen Country Fair

Attracting over 30,000 visitors on the last Saturday of every month, the market boasts 36 – 40 stalls including a mix of over 25 local and guest producers, and local craft products. Stallholders include family-run butchers HM Sheridan; Hubertus Game; Ingram's Homecure (bacon, pork, sausages and cured meats); Cove Bay…

Belmont Street, Aberdeen

Sat 30 Aug

Free / 01224 649000

  • 09:00 – 17:00

Sat 27 Sep

Free / 01224 649000

  • 09:00 – 17:00

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 01224 649000

  • 09:00 – 17:00
…and 2 more dates until 27 Dec

Aberfeldy Market

On the first Sunday of the month from May to October, Aberfeldy town square comes alive with stallholders including The Wee Pie Company, Dunkeld Smoked Salmon and Hugh Grierson’s Organic. Blair Atholl Water Mill sell their stone-ground bread and flour, Young's Preserves hand-make jams and preserves using local fruit and…

The Square, Aberfeldy

Sun 3 Aug

Free

  • 10:00 – 14:00

Sun 7 Sep

Free

  • 10:00 – 14:00

Sun 5 Oct

Free

  • 10:00 – 14:00

Adams Antiques Fair

More than 140 dealers in fine antiques all under one roof.

The Royal Horticultural Hall, Lindley Hall, London SW1P

Sun 24 Aug

£4 / 020 7821 3650

  • 10:00 – 16:30

Sun 21 Sep

£4 / 020 7821 3650

  • 10:00 – 16:30

Sun 12 Oct

£4 / 020 7821 3650

  • 10:00 – 16:30
…and 2 more dates until 7 Dec

Aden Country Fair

Fun family day out for the whole family. Featuring a climbing wall, body zorbing, bouncy castle, make your own scarecrow, and a variety of stalls offering a good mix of locally made craft and farmer’s market goods.

Aberdeenshire Farming Museum, Peterhead

Sun 28 Sep

Free

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Age UK East Sussex Summer Fayre

A family fun day, with stalls, music, dogs, a fun fair and more.

Western Lawns, Eastbourne

Mon 25 Aug

Free / 01273 646808

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Free (stalls £30–£100) / 01273 646808

  • 11:00 – 18:00
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