Before 12pm, Food & drink

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Urban Market

A weekly market with Scottish food and drink, plus work by local designers and makers.

Drygate Brewing Co., Glasgow

Sun 28 Dec

Free / 0141 212 8810

Sun 4 Jan 2015

Free / 0141 212 8810

Sun 11 Jan 2015

Free / 0141 212 8810

…and 49 more dates until 20 Dec 2015

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

Fri 26 Dec

Prices vary

Sat 27 Dec

Prices vary

The Vinorium Pop-Up

A pop-up wine bar and tasting venue with wines ranging from 70p a glass to £4,195 a bottle. Be very careful what you order.

Observation Point, London SE1

Mon 22 Dec

Free / 020 8960 8950

Tue 23 Dec

Free / 020 8960 8950

Wed 24 Dec

Free / 020 8960 8950

…and 8 more dates until 4 Jan 2015

Bandstand Beer and Music Festival

The largest indie beer and music festival in the Highlands, boasting more than 100 real ales from all over the world, including some brewed right here at home. Expect live music, specialty food, charity stalls and a barbecue.

Bandstand Bar and Restaurant, Nairn

Thu 2 Apr 2015

By donation / 01667 452341

Fri 3 Apr 2015

By donation / 01667 452341

Sat 4 Apr 2015

By donation / 01667 452341

…and 8 more dates until 12 Apr 2015

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

Tue 23 Dec

Free / 0131 220 8580

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FestivalAsia

An Eastern mix of music, dance, food, fashion and martial arts spread out over three days.

Tobacco Dock, London E1W

Sat 16 May 2015

£8 child, adv; £10 child; £12.50 adv; £15

Sun 17 May 2015

£8 child, adv; £10 child; £12.50 adv; £15

The Pavilion Gardens, Buxton

Tue 23 Dec

Phone for prices / 01298 23114

Thu 5 Feb 2015

Phone for prices / 01298 23114

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

Mon 22 Dec

Free / 0844 875 0073

Tue 23 Dec

Free / 0844 875 0073

Wed 24 Dec

Free / 0844 875 0073

…and 11 more dates until 4 Jan 2015

Breakfast with Santa

Tuck into some sausages and eggs with the jolly old man himself. His little helper reads a magical story before it's time for presents, games and face painting.

Edinburgh International Climbing Arena

Mon 22 Dec

£12.95 / 0131 333 6333

Christmas Baking for Kiddies

Bake some tasty festive treats with your child to give to grandparents as gifts or help decorate the tree.

Jenn's Den, Edinburgh

Tue 23 Dec

£8 / 0131 629 0206

Ages 3+.

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Eat.Sip.Indulge London Food Tour

Take a walking tour of London and tuck in to eight tastings along the London Bridge Quarters route.

London Bridge Quarters, SE1

Tue 23 Dec

£65

Wed 24 Dec

£65

Thu 25 Dec

£65

…and 441 more dates until 2 Sep 2016

Home of Whisky Festival

Raise a glass to learn about, toast and enjoy Scotland's water of life, the nectar of a nation – whisky.

Venue TBC: Perth

Sat 2 May 2015

£15.95 (Six person group ticket £90) / 01738 493535

Portmeirion Food & Craft Festival

Featuring up to 100 exhibitors, cooking and craft demonstrations, seasonal entertainment from a variety of choirs and a chance to meet Father Christmas.

Portmeirion Village & Gardens, Penrhyndeudraeth

Sat 5 Dec 2015

£4; under 5's free (Children £2) / 01766 770000

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 26 Dec

Free / 0131 558 9644

Fri 2 Jan 2015

Free / 0131 558 9644

Fri 9 Jan 2015

Free / 0131 558 9644

…and 78 more dates until 8 Jul 2016

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
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Bobo Social Boho Christmas

Bobo Social go all Christmassy with their menu.

BOBO Social, London W1T

Mon 22 Dec

Free

Tue 23 Dec

Free

Wed 24 Dec

Free

…and 6 more dates until 31 Dec

Foodies Festival Edinburgh

Michelin starred and award-winning chefs cook up a storm at this year's festival dedicated to epicureans, as well as offerings from local producers and workshops for food lovers young and old.

Inverleith Park, Edinburgh

Fri 7 Aug 2015

£12 (£10; under 12s free) / 0844 995 1111

Sat 8 Aug 2015

£12 (£10; under 12s free) / 0844 995 1111

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

Tue 23 Dec

Wed 24 Dec

Thu 25 Dec

…and 27 more dates until 25 Jan 2015

Macduff Farmers’ Market

Over a decade old, Macduff is a well-supported market of food and craft stalls, with more of an emphasis on the latter in recent years. Taking place on the last Saturday of the month at Macduff’s Fishmarket. Food stallholders include Bogside Farm Shop’s Highland beef, the Old Dragon Kitchen’s jams and chutneys, TPS fruit…

Fishmarket, Banff

Sat 27 Dec

Free / 01261 821244

Ramsbottom Farmers' Market

Local produce and craft stalls.

Ramsbottom Civic Hall, Bury

Sun 11 Jan 2015

Phone for prices / 01706 822988

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Stockbridge Market

Taking place next to the Water of Leith every Sunday (and Thursdays 2.30-7.30pm in June, July & August), the market’s combination of top quality artisan producers, farmers and takeaway food stalls made it an instant hit when it started in 2011. Regular stallholders include Au Gourmand’s artisan bread and…

Saunders Street, Edinburgh

Sun 28 Dec

Free / 0131 261 6181

Viewing Deck Bar

A new addition to Southbank Centre's Winter Festival, this bar seats up to 60 people and is built as a tunnel over the Southbank Centre Express train.

Southbank Centre, London SE1

Mon 22 Dec

Free / 0844 875 0073

Tue 23 Dec

Free / 0844 875 0073

Wed 24 Dec

Free / 0844 875 0073

…and 11 more dates until 4 Jan 2015

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 27 Dec

Free / 01224 649000

The Absolut ‘Art Exchange Hub’

Absolut has partnered up with Rivington Grill in Shoreditch to create the Art Exchange Hub where guests can create their own piece of art while enjoying bespoke, Andy Warhol-inspired cocktails.

Rivington Grill, London SE10

Mon 22 Dec

Free

Tue 23 Dec

Free

Wed 24 Dec

Free

…and 38 more dates until 31 Jan 2015

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 27 Dec

Free / 01975 562906

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