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Dundee Rotary Oktoberfest

Throughout the long weekend a host of live bands provide a soundtrack to the main event: real ale, micro breweries and craft ciders, stouts and lagers, which are housed in the atmospheric surrounds of Dundee's Discovery Quay. Bands include Chasing St Jude, Pretty Shameless, Jack Rabbit Slims, Tonka and The Full Tin Tin.

Discovery Quay, Dundee

Thu 2 Oct

£10 / 01382 201245

  • 18:00 – 23:00

Fri 3 Oct

£10 / 01382 201245

  • 18:00 – 00:00

Sat 4 Oct

£10 / 01382 201245

  • 18:00 – 00:00

Macbeth

The Walking Theatre Company presents a moving production of Shakespeare's classic. Tickets available from reception at Portavadie Marina. Ticket price includes BBQ and a glass of wine or cordial.

Forres, Aberdeen

Wed 24 Sep

£6 (Family £20)

  • 17:00 – 18:30

Thu 25 Sep

£6 (Family £20)

  • 17:00 – 18:30

Fri 26 Sep

£6 (Family £20)

  • 17:00 – 18:30
…and 2 more dates until 28 Sep

Perth Festival of the Arts

Music, comedy, theatre, dance and visual arts are all up for grabs at this festival. Highlights include English Touring Opera's new production of La Boheme, world-class choir The Sixteen and Artay the contemporary art marquee full of contemporary Scottish Art.

Perth Concert Hall

Thu 21 May 2015

Prices vary / 01738 621031

  • 19:30

Fri 22 May 2015

Prices vary / 01738 621031

  • 19:30

Sat 23 May 2015

Prices vary / 01738 621031

  • 19:30
…and 8 more dates until 31 May 2015

London Festival of Gymnastics

A week of gymnastics fun for competitors and their friends and family.

Brentwood Centre

Fri 17 Oct

£7.50 / 01277 215151

Settle Storytelling Festival

International artists and authors come to Settle to celebrate literature in this three-day extravaganza.

Market Place, Settle

Fri 10 Oct

Phone for prices / 01512 801 925

  • 18:00 – 23:00

Sat 11 Oct

Phone for prices / 01512 801 925

  • 18:00 – 23:00

Sun 12 Oct

Phone for prices / 01512 801 925

  • 18:00 – 23:00
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Udderbelly Festival

A massive multi-arts festival takes over the Southbank for the best part of a raucous three months, with music, comedy, theatre and family-friendly shows aplenty.

The London Wonderground Spiegeltent, SE1

Mon 22 Sep

£12.50 / 0844 545 8282

Swing Out: From the Twenties to the Twist! Live bands & Dance classes

Tue 23 Sep

£15.50 / 0844 545 8282

Briefs: The Second Coming

Wed 24 Sep

£15.50 / 0844 545 8282

Briefs: The Second Coming

…and 4 more dates until 28 Sep

London African Music Festival

The African Music Festival runs for 10 days across 16 venues. This year the stages will be graced by the likes of Bombino (Niger), Alim Kamara (Sierra Leone), Sekouba Bambino (Guinea), Kanda Bongo Man (Congo) Ghalia Benali (Tunisia), and many more.

Union Chapel, London N1

Mon 22 Sep

£8–£20 / 020 7226 1686

  • 19:00 – 23:30

Tue 23 Sep

£8–£20 / 020 7226 1686

  • 19:00 – 23:30

Wed 24 Sep

£8–£20 / 020 7226 1686

  • 19:00 – 23:30
…and 4 more dates until 28 Sep

Cape Town Funny Festival

South Africa presents its funniest folk, including Marc Lottering, Alan Committie, Kev Orkian, Marc Lottering, Nik Rabinowitz, Carl Wastie, Alan Committie, Kev Orkian, Siv Ngesi and Tumi Morake.

New Wimbledon Theatre, London SW19

Thu 23 Oct

£20–£25 / 0844 871 7646

Fri 24 Oct

£20–£25 / 0844 871 7646

Sat 25 Oct

£20–£25 / 0844 871 7646

Carluke Jam & Ham Festival

Live music, jam sessions and amateur opera, plus jam (the spreading on toast-kind) and preserve making master-classes. This year's festival also features ham!

SLC Lifestyles, Carluke

Thu 2 Oct

£5

  • 19:00

London International Arts Festival

Four days and three stages of jazz, folk, rock and classical music.

The Jazz Cafe, London NW1

Sun 9 Nov

£20 / 020 7558 8868

London Wonderground

A smorgasbord of curiosities back for its third year at the Southbank Centre. Highlights include headline show LIMBO, as well as your fair share of cabaret, comedy and theatre.

The London Wonderground Spiegeltent, SE1

Fri 26 Sep

£19.50 / 0844 545 8282

Wimbledon International Music Festival

Featuring jazz musicians Zhenya Strigalev and Liam Noble.

Wimbledon & District Synagogue, London SW19

Tue 11 Nov

£20

  • 20:00