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Waverley Market @ Platform 2

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

Waverley Station, Edinburgh

Fri 19 Dec

Free / 0131 558 9644

Fri 26 Dec

Free / 0131 558 9644

Fri 2 Jan 2015

Free / 0131 558 9644

…and 79 more dates until 8 Jul 2016

Rekorderlig Cider Lodge At The Southbank Centre's Winter Festival

Travel through a maze of blue spruce trees to Rekorderlig's beautifully Swedish Cider Lodge, complete with traditional fire pits, live music, authentic Swedish food & Rekorderlig cider. Open from 11th Nov 2014 4th Jan 2015 from 10:00-22:00

Southbank Centre, London SE1

Fri 19 Dec

Free / 0844 875 0073

Sat 20 Dec

Free / 0844 875 0073

Sun 21 Dec

Free / 0844 875 0073

…and 14 more dates until 4 Jan 2015

Beginners' Wine Tasting Courses

An in-depth look at red, white and sparkling wines, with expert Rose Murray Brown. The three courses can be booked as a series, or as individual classes.

The Dining Room, Edinburgh

Wed 11 Feb 2015

Over-18s only

£36 for individual class; £100 for the three evening beginners series / 07984 893138

Wed 18 Feb 2015

Over-18s only

£36 for individual class; £100 for the three evening beginners series / 07984 893138

Wed 25 Feb 2015

Over-18s only

£36 for individual class; £100 for the three evening beginners series / 07984 893138

Budvar Tank Tuesdays

Enjoy a pint of brewery-fresh beer from Budvar.

Zigfrid Von Underbelly, London N1

Tue 13 Jan 2015

Free / 0871 984 2824

Tue 20 Jan 2015

Free / 0871 984 2824

Tue 27 Jan 2015

Free / 0871 984 2824

Tue 3 Feb 2015

Free / 0871 984 2824

Singles Night

Busy night for singles ages 30+ to mingle and meet. Smart jeans are allowed but no rips.

Bondhay Golf Club, Worksop

Fri 19 Dec

£4 / 01909 723608

Fri 2 Jan 2015

£4 / 01909 723608

Fri 16 Jan 2015

£4 / 01909 723608

…and 51 more dates until 30 Dec 2016 back to top

The Black Friday Black Tie Ball

A festive Black Tie Ball.

Theatr Ffwrnes, Llanelli

Fri 19 Dec

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 0845 226 3510

Pop-up Craft Beer Growler Shop

Craft beer pop-up off-license hosted by the delightfully named Grunting Growler. Buy draught beer fresh from the tap to take home or pull up a stool to enjoy it then and there.

Grunting Growler Pop-up, Glasgow

Sun 21 Dec

Prices vary

Wed 24 Dec

Prices vary

Thu 25 Dec

Prices vary

…and 2 more dates until 27 Dec

Dundee Farmers' Market

Held on the third Saturday of the month in City Square, this market attracts producers from all over Tayside. Visitors can buy fish from Arbroath Fisheries; meat from Borland Farm, The Buffalo Farm, Monarch Deer and Puddledub Pork; fruit & veg from John Reid & Sons; cheese from The Devenick Dairy; jelly's and…

City Square, Dundee

Sat 20 Dec

Free / 01382 434067

Earthy Christmas Market

A festive market selling local and organic products. Shop for Scottish gown trees, handcrafted wreaths and organic meats.

Earthy Causewayside, Edinburgh

Sat 20 Dec

Free / 0131 667 2967

Sun 21 Dec

Free / 0131 667 2967

Edinburgh Farmers' Market

The award-winning Edinburgh Farmers' Market takes place at Castle Terrace under the imposing backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. Over 60 specialist producers regularly attend the market, the majority primary producers, growing what they sell. A quarter offer meat products, including specialities such as venison (Hubertus Game…

Castle Terrace, Edinburgh

Sat 20 Dec

Free / 0131 220 8580

Tue 23 Dec

Free / 0131 220 8580

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European Christmas Market

Whether it's authentically German or not, you can certainly get your fill of festive wooden toys, meaty sausages and Glühwein at this hive of twinkly festive market stalls in the heart of the city.

East Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh

Fri 19 Dec

Times vary / Free

Part of Edinburgh's Christmas.

Sat 20 Dec

Times vary / Free

Part of Edinburgh's Christmas.

Sun 21 Dec

Times vary / Free

Part of Edinburgh's Christmas.

…and 14 more dates until 4 Jan 2015

FebruaryFest

Running for more than 20 years FebruaryFestival brings a whole month of the best beer Scotland's brewers have to offer to thirsty drinkers. The programme also boasts live music, quiz nights, along with beer's best pal – whisky.

Clachaig Inn, Glencoe

Fri 30 Jan 2015

Times & prices vary / 01855 811252

Sat 31 Jan 2015

Times & prices vary / 01855 811252

Sun 1 Feb 2015

Times & prices vary / 01855 811252

…and 27 more dates until 28 Feb 2015

Glasgow Gin Club

Gin tasting hosted by Glasgow first Gin Club, the first of many we hope. Try four different gins; The Botanist, Strathearn Heather Rose, Caorunn and London No.3; and learn a little about each one.

The Hidden Lane Tearoom, Glasgow

Fri 30 Jan 2015

£5–£12 / 0141 237 4391

Sat 31 Jan 2015

£5–£12 / 0141 237 4391

Fri 27 Feb 2015

£5–£12 / 0141 237 4391

Hallowe'en Fun Day

Hallowe'eny fun, with games, competitions, workshops and more. Plus, there's free entry for all children in fancy dress.

Helicopter Museum, Weston-super-Mare

Sun 25 Oct 2015

Included in admission / 01934 635227

Levels' Best Craft And Farmer's Market

Award-winning farmer's and craft market.

National Trust: Montacute House

Sat 20 Dec

Free, plus admission £10.50, child £5.20, family £26.25 / 01935 823289

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Royal College of Physicians Museum, London NW1

Wed 14 Jan 2015

Phone for availability / 020 3075 1649

Taster Day at The Tram Stop Market

Discover new tastes from local food and drink businesses.

Tram Stop Market, Edinburgh

Sat 10 Jan 2015

Free / 0131 667 4058

Sat 14 Feb 2015

Free / 0131 667 4058

Sat 14 Mar 2015

Free / 0131 667 4058

…and 4 more dates until 11 Jul 2015

WWII Hangar Dance

Annual charity Hangar Dance with live music by The Hot Tin Roofs. Featuring the sounds of WWII era music and American swing from the Vietnam war period.

Helicopter Museum, Weston-super-Mare

Sat 16 May 2015

£14 / 01934 635227

Camp And Furnace - Roast

Sundays are all about relaxing and spending time with family and friends. The day starts slowly with brunch in The Lobby, serving classic favourites followed by Roast traditional lunch served communally in The Furnace until early evening.

Camp And Furnace, Liverpool

Sun 21 Dec

Free

Sun 28 Dec

Free

Christmas at Browns

Three courses of festive food, with everything from breast of duck to smoked salmon and British pig on the menu.

Browns Bar & Brasserie, Edinburgh

Fri 19 Dec

Times to be confirmed / £31–£36 / 0131 225 4442

Sat 20 Dec

Times to be confirmed / £31–£36 / 0131 225 4442

Sun 21 Dec

Times to be confirmed / £31–£36 / 0131 225 4442

…and 3 more dates until 24 Dec back to top

Christmas Lunch

A three-course lunch served in the Paul Woodhouse Suite.

National Trust: Trerice, Newquay

Fri 19 Dec

£20 adv booking essential (£15 adv booking essential; £15 adv booking essential) / 01637 875404

Forfar Farmers' Market

One of the first farmers’ markets in Scotland, Forfar market has run since July 1999, with some of the original stallholders still stalwarts today. Now based indoors at Forfar Mart’s Strathmore Hall, the market is held on the second Saturday of the month. Regular stallholders include local producers Aberfeldy Oatmeal…

Strathmore Hall, Forfar

Sat 20 Dec

Free / 07941 721829

A special Christmas market with stallholders from the Forfar Farmers Market and local crafters. There's also cooking demos, a childrens' cookery club, festive music and a cafe serving market produce.

Huntly Hairst – Food and Farming Festival

A community festival featuring a wide variety of things to see and to do which are all connected to the culture and life of Huntly's farming community. Local musicians provide the backdrop to a series of literature and foodie events. Among competitions for cooking and baking the hotly contested World Stovie Championships…

Various venues, Huntly

Sat 5 Sep 2015

Times & prices vary / 01466 720247

Sun 6 Sep 2015

Times & prices vary / 01466 720247

Ice Skating and Christmas Lunch/Dinner

Pop by the pop-up ice rink and enjoy a three-course Christmas lunch or dinner.

No. 4 Clifton Village, Bristol

Fri 19 Dec

£36 / 01179235422

Sat 20 Dec

£36 / 01179235422

Sun 21 Dec

£36 / 01179235422

…and 14 more dates until 4 Jan 2015

Juniper Green Farmers' Market

Launched in 2010, Juniper Green farmers’ market is held in the car park of the Juniper Green Dental Surgery on the fourth Saturday of the month. Some producers vary attendance with the seasons, but regular stallholders include Hopetoun Farm Shop, with their meats, game, vegetables, ready meals and preserves…

Juniper Green Village Hall

Sat 27 Dec

Free / 07528 530502

Sat 24 Jan 2015

Free / 07528 530502

Sat 28 Feb 2015

Free / 07528 530502

…and 9 more dates until 28 Nov 2015 back to top