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Cake, Bake and Food Festival

Hundreds of stalls offering cakes and cakes and other delights to make your tastebuds mighty happy.

Walpole Park, Gosport

Fri 22 May 2015

£10–£15 (5-12 years £5; Under 5 free) / 02393 787613

£12–£30 (Under 13s £5; under 5s free; Seniors £12; Family £29) / 02393 787613

Sat 23 May 2015

£12–£30 (Under 13s £5; under 5s free; Seniors £12; Family £29) / 02393 787613

Sun 24 May 2015

£12–£30 (Under 13s £5; under 5s free; Seniors £12; Family £29) / 02393 787613

The Chester Antiques, Collectors & Vintage Fair

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

Northgate Arena Leisure Centre, Chester

Sat 25 Oct

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

Sat 29 Nov

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

Gingerbread House Workshop

Discover your artistic talent and decorate a gingerbread house ready to take home for Christmas. Gingerbread house, icing, basic amounts of sweets and equipment are included but please feel free to bring additional decoration with you.

National Trust: Saltram, Plympton, Plymouth

Sat 22 Nov

£16.95 adv booking required / 01752 333500

Sun 23 Nov

£16.95 adv booking required / 01752 333500

The World of Wine – Wine Tasting Experience Day

Wine Unearthed leads this full day of wine-centric fun, which also includes a three-course lunch and up to 15 wines to taste. Go home with a notebook full of wine tasting notes.

Apex City Hotel, Edinburgh

Sat 22 Nov

£79 / 0845 680 8367

The Draft House, London SE1

Sat 1 Nov

£84 / 0845 680 8367

Sat 6 Dec

£84 / 0845 680 8367

The Midland Hotel, Manchester

Sat 15 Nov

£69 / 0845 680 8367

Sat 6 Dec

£69 / 0845 680 8367

No lunch at this session.

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Ayrshire Food Fayre

A market featuring local producers, hot food and kids activities to keep the wee ones happy.

The Cook School Scotland, Kilmarnock

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 01563 550008

Sun 30 Nov

Free / 01563 550008

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Frock Me!

London's leading vintage fashion fair with over 50 of the top vintage dealers from the UK and beyond all under one roof at the historic Chelsea Town Hall

Chelsea Old Town Hall, London SW3

Sun 26 Oct

£4 ( £2) / 0207 503 9171

  • 11:00 – 17:30 Frock Me! Chelsea Old Town Hall, London

Sun 30 Nov

£4 ( £2) / 0207 503 9171

  • 11:00 – 17:30 Frock Me! Chelsea Old Town Hall, London

Glasgow Coffee Festival

A one-day festival celebrating the mighty coffee bean and showcasing the speciality coffee scene in Scotland. There are tastings, competitions, presentations and music on offer with all proceeds going to Coffee Kids UK.

The Briggait, Glasgow

Sat 6 Dec

£9 / 0141 553 5890

Ticket price includes one hot drink.

Glasgow Farmers' Market

This market brings rural Scotland to the centre of Glasgow’s west end. With over 40 producers assembling at the market on the second and fourth Saturdays of the month, there’s also traditional Scottish music, take-away food stalls and face-painting for the younger ones. Regular attendees include Carmichael Estate meats…

Mansfield Park, Glasgow

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 0141 287 2500

Sat 8 Nov

Free / 0141 287 2500

Sat 22 Nov

Free / 0141 287 2500

…and 2 more dates until 27 Dec

Inverurie Farmers' Market

Taking up its traditional place in the town centre, this market takes place on the second Saturday of the month. A wide range of regular stallholders include Cambus O'May Cheese Co; Ola Oils’ cold-pressed rapeseed oil; Ingrams Homecure’s bacon and pork; The Gamrie Goat’s milk and soaps; Chocolat Passions; The Devenick…

Market Place, Inverurie

Sat 8 Nov

Free / 01467 621195

Sat 13 Dec

Free / 01467 621195

Jimmy Garcia Launches The Lodge - Bringing The Fun And Flavours Of The Alpine Mountains Over 3 Months To London

Pop up king, Jimmy Garcia returns for a brand new 3 month pop up run, bringing the flavors and fun of the Alpine mountains direct to Balham in the shape of his unique new immersive restaurant and bar pop up creation - 'The Lodge'.

Grub Club Pop Up Restaurant, London SW12

Sat 25 Oct

Sun 26 Oct

Tue 28 Oct

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Languedoc-Roussillon Sud de France Top 100 Roadshow

Wines from Southern France are going on a tour of the UK, with the chance to taste the Top 100 wines of 2014 (as decided by 17 judges).

Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh

Sat 29 Nov

£20 / 0131 220 4348

Church House, London SW1P

Guildhall, Bath

Sat 22 Nov

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Poolewe Tuesday Market

Held every Tuesday from the end of March until the end of October at Poolewe Village Hall, this is a local crafts, arts, homewares, hand-made jewellery and food market. Food stalls include Laura’s Cottage Kitchen’s cakes and desserts; Angie’s hand-made sweet and savoury baking, tablet and chocolates; Harbour Lights Café’s…

Poolewe Village Hall

Tue 21 Oct

Free

Tue 28 Oct

Free

Sat 6 Dec

Free

Christmas market.

2 Hour Christmas Cupcake Workshop

A 2 hour workshop, With a Xmas theme.

Clearly Speaking, Buckingham

Sat 13 Dec

£35 / 01280 824 871

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 25 Oct

Free / 01224 649000

Sat 29 Nov

Free / 01224 649000

Sat 27 Dec

Free / 01224 649000

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 2 Nov

Free / 0845 860 1891

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Alford Craft Market

Traditional craft market with refreshments, and live music in the afternoon.

Alford Corn Exchange

Sat 22 Nov

Free

Sun 23 Nov

Free

Sat 6 Dec

Free

Sun 7 Dec

Free

Alford Farmers' Market

Held in Alford Heritage Centre on the last Saturday of the month, proceeds from Alford Farmers' Markets help with the centre’s maintenance. With 18–20 stalls all selling local produce, stallholders range from Thistle Produce’s preserves to the Devenick Dairy. Ola Oils brings rapeseed oil products, The Buffalo Farm…

Alford Heritage Centre and Museum

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 01975 562906

Sat 29 Nov

Free / 01975 562906

Sat 27 Dec

Free / 01975 562906

Altrincham Farmers', Producers' and Makers' Market

A cornucopia of prime cuts of meat, birds, pies, puddings, locally grown vegetables and award-winning cheeses, jams, and chutneys. All accompanied by live music and kids' crafts.

Market Hall, Altrincham

Mon 10 Nov

Free / 07795 167 902

Mon 8 Dec

Free / 07795 167 902

Apple Day

Sunday 26th October marks Borough Market's Apple Day. As part of its 1,000th birthday celebrations, the traditional apple display is transforming into the first 'real' apple store and bringing together the biggest ever apple collection.

Borough Market, London SE1

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 020 7407 1002

  • 12:00 – 16:00 Apple Day Borough Market, London

Artisan and Collectors Fair

Art, knitwear, furniture, clothing, food and drink and more at this fair from Carnaby Markets.

Bonar Hall, Dundee

Sun 9 Nov

£0.50 / 01382 434940

Sun 7 Dec

£0.50 / 01382 434940

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Asparafest

Worcestershire's Aspara-tastic Music & Food Festival.

Ashdown Farm, Evesham

Sat 30 May 2015

£6 (£4)

  • 10:00 – 18:00 Asparafest Ashdown Farm, Evesham

Sun 31 May 2015

£6 (£4)

  • 10:00 – 18:00 Asparafest Ashdown Farm, Evesham

Autumn Beer Festival

The Swan Autumn Beer Festival

The Swan Inn, Ilkley

Fri 24 Oct

Free / 01943 831 999

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 01943 831 999

Sun 26 Oct

Free / 01943 831 999

Haigh Hall Country Park, Haigh, Wigan

Sun 26 Oct

£13.95 (Children £6.95) / 01942 832895

  • 12:00 – 16:00 Autumn Carvery Haigh Hall Country Park, Haigh, Wigan

Ayrshire Farmers' Market

Ayr market takes place on the first Saturday of the month. You can shop for local meat, fish, home baking, vegetables, cheese, eggs, chocolate, honey, home-made soups and confectionery, with stallholders made up of the farming families that make up the Ayrshire Farmers' Market Cooperative. These include Heritage Meat…

Kyle Centre, Ayr

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 01655 770217

Sat 6 Dec

Free / 01655 770217

Balerno Farmers' Market

Held on the second Saturday of the month in the pedestrianised Main Street, Balerno Farmers' Market is owned by the Balerno Village Trust, and supported by a craft fair, coffee mornings and other community events. Stallholders vary, but regulars include Arran Cheese; local, seasonal, organic produce from Cyrenians Farm…

Main Street, Balerno

Sat 8 Nov

Free / 0131 449 4545

Sat 13 Dec

Free / 0131 449 4545

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