After 5pm, Festival

13 events

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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–£30 / 0844 871 7646

Fri 24 Oct

£20–£30 / 0844 871 7646

Sat 25 Oct

£20–£30 / 0844 871 7646

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

Darvel Music Festival

This annual event is now one of the cultural highlights of the Scottish music scene, with top international, national and regional acts performing over the fortnight. This year's programme includes Jimbo Mathus, Ian Siegal and Ruben V.

Town Hall, Darvel

Fri 28 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 01560 321657

Sat 29 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 01560 321657

Sun 30 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 01560 321657

Day of the Dead Supper

Mexico's Day of the Dead festival celebrated with food, drink and decorations. The supper features a three-course meal inspired by Mexican cuisine, some festive flowers, candles and lights, plus face painters are on hand throughout the night.

El Nivel, London WC2E

Sat 1 Nov

£45 includes three courses and two cocktails / 020 7240 7400

Emerge Festival

Dance festival with work from 15 choreographers.

The Space, London E14

Tue 4 Nov

£12 (£10) / 020 7515 7799

Wed 5 Nov

£12 (£10) / 020 7515 7799

Thu 6 Nov

£12 (£10) / 020 7515 7799

…and 2 more dates until 8 Nov back to top

Film4 Frightfest

Horror movie festival running over five days. Opening with Adam Wingard's new film The Guest.

Cameo Cinema, Edinburgh

Sat 1 Nov

0871 902 5723

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

Moniaive Michaelmas Bluegrass Festival

Bluegrass, old time, Americana and gospel music in Moniaive, the beautiful music village of southwest Scotland.

Moniaive Institute

Fri 25 Sep 2015

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 441 7052

Sat 26 Sep 2015

Prices to be confirmed / 0131 441 7052

Nordic Film Festival

The second Nordic Film Festival brings to these shores film-making talent from Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. Featuring a broad mix of genres represented by 15 films.

Hackney Picturehouse, London E8

Sun 7 Dec

0871 902 5734

Orkney Folk: The Fiddle Gathering

Folk and fiddles galore, featuring the likes of Douglas Montgomery, Fionn MacArthur, Kenny Ritch, Andrew Gifford, FARA, Hadhirgaan, Brian Cromarty, Billy Peace, Gavin Firth, Erik Laughton and more.

The Queen's Hall, Edinburgh

Fri 21 Nov

£18 (£15) / 0131 668 2019

Part of Scots Fiddle Festival.

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

Fri 22 May 2015

Prices vary / 01738 621031

Sat 23 May 2015

Prices vary / 01738 621031

…and 8 more dates until 31 May 2015

Taste Of London Winter

See cookery demonstrations from top chefs, sample seasonal menus and browse over 180 food and drink trade stands.

Tobacco Dock, London E1W

Thu 20 Nov

£22–£38; £60 VIP / 0871 230 7132

Fri 21 Nov

£22–£38; £60 VIP / 0871 230 7132

Wimbledon International Music Festival

Featuring jazz musicians Zhenya Strigalev and Liam Noble.

Wimbledon & District Synagogue, London SW19

Tue 11 Nov

£20