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Social In The Square

A two day festival of creative activities, cookery demos and live music and dance. There's food and products to buy, all provided by Edinburgh's social enterprises.

St Andrew Square, Edinburgh

Fri 12 Sep

Free

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Sat 13 Sep

Free

  • 11:00 – 18:30

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 6 Sep

Free / 0131 220 8580

  • 09:00 – 14:00

Sat 13 Sep

Free / 0131 220 8580

  • 09:00 – 14:00

Sat 20 Sep

Free / 0131 220 8580

  • 09:00 – 14:00
…and 14 more dates until 23 Dec

Jamie's Scottish Evening

A Scottish evening, with a selection of traditional music, song, dance and dining.

The King James by Thistle, Edinburgh

Tue 2 Sep

£60 (Children £36)

Ticket includes show, four course meal and drinks.

  • 18:45 – 22:00

Wed 3 Sep

£60 (Children £36)

Ticket includes show, four course meal and drinks.

  • 18:45 – 22:00

Thu 4 Sep

£60 (Children £36)

Ticket includes show, four course meal and drinks.

  • 18:45 – 22:00
…and 57 more dates until 31 Oct

Tomintoul Pre-Convention Motorcycle Gathering

A weekend of bikes, beer, stunts, stalls and live music from Fat King George and AC/DC powerhouse Live/Wire. You can join the mass ride out to the Grampian Motorcycle Convention on the Sunday and receive half price entry.

Richmond Memorial Hall, Tomintoul

Sat 6 Sep

£15

  • 21:00

Backyard Cinema

Cinema-going in style, with plush seats, classic films, beer from Brew Dog and tasty eats from Honest Burger. Not your average popcorn/sweets kind of a deal, then.

Camden Lock, London NW1

Wed 3 Sep

£15–£29 / 020 7284 2084

  • 19:00

Thu 4 Sep

£15–£29 / 020 7284 2084

  • 19:00
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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

Tue 7 Oct

£36 for individual class; £100 for the three evening beginners series / 01334 870731

White wine

Tue 14 Oct

£36 for individual class; £100 for the three evening beginners series / 01334 870731

Red wine

Tue 21 Oct

£36 for individual class; £100 for the three evening beginners series / 01334 870731

Sparkling wine

Champagne Tasting

Six sparkly champagnes to test out.

The Good Spirits Co., Glasgow

Fri 5 Sep

£30 advance / 0141 258 8427

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Cocktail Masterclass

Join an expert bar tender and learn to make your own cocktail as you are taken through the art of mixology and shown what goes into making a cocktail special. Ticket price includes cocktail on arrival. Booking is essential.

Cav, Edinburgh

Fri 5 Sep

£10 / 0131 228 3252

  • 20:00 – 21:00

Sat 6 Sep

£10 / 0131 228 3252

  • 17:00 – 18:00

Fri 12 Sep

£10 / 0131 228 3252

  • 20:00 – 21:00
…and 5 more dates until 27 Sep

The Country Living Magazine Christmas Fair

The fair returns to Scotland, bringing with it over 200 exhibitors showcasing the finest in crafts, garden and home accessories, jewellery, clothing and homemade food and drink. Demonstrations and tasting sessions also take place each day.

Business Design Centre, London N1

Wed 12 Nov

prices vary / 020 7288 6272

Thu 13 Nov

prices vary / 020 7288 6272

Fri 14 Nov

prices vary / 020 7288 6272

…and 2 more dates until 16 Nov

Harrogate International Centre

Thu 27 Nov

prices vary / 01423 537230

Fri 28 Nov

prices vary / 01423 537230

Sat 29 Nov

prices vary / 01423 537230

Sun 30 Nov

prices vary / 01423 537230

SECC, Glasgow

Thu 20 Nov

£10 / 0141 248 3000

Fri 21 Nov

£10 / 0141 248 3000

Sat 22 Nov

£10 / 0141 248 3000

Sun 23 Nov

£10 / 0141 248 3000

Eat, Drink, Discover Scotland

A major new food and drink event from the Royal Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland, with a focus on regional foods and Scotland's natural larder complemented by masterclasses, theatre and educational activities for children.

Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh

Fri 12 Sep

£12.50–£15 (£10–£12.50; Children free) / 0131 335 6200

Sat 13 Sep

£12.50–£15 (£10–£12.50; Children free) / 0131 335 6200

Sun 14 Sep

£12.50–£15 (£10–£12.50; Children free) / 0131 335 6200

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Evening Talk: Foraging for Food – Scotland's Wild Harvest

Fi Martynoga, editor of the book Scotland's Wild Harvest will tell us which wild products we can find in the Scottish countryside and where and when to forage. There will be practical information about plants from fields, woods and seashores, which are full of many more edible species than we think, with plenty of advise…

Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh

Thu 25 Sep

Lecture Theatre, 20A Inverleith Row

£5 (Members £3) / 0131 248 2909

  • 19:30 – 20:30

Faulty Towers The Dining Experience

'Sybil', 'Basil' and 'Manuel' recreate the chaotic John Cleese sitcom experience, while you enjoy a three course dinner. Nope, doesn't sound very safe to us, either. Booking is essential.

Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Thu 25 Sep

£36 / 0131 556 6040

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Fri 26 Sep

£36 / 0131 556 6040

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Sat 27 Sep

£36 / 0131 556 6040

  • 19:00 – 21:00
…and 3 more dates until 30 Sep

Birmingham Repertory Theatre

Tue 9 Sep

£50 / 0131 556 6040

  • 20:00 – 22:00

Wed 10 Sep

£50 / 0131 556 6040

  • 20:00 – 22:00

Thu 11 Sep

£50 / 0131 556 6040

  • 13:30 – 15:30
  • 20:00 – 22:00
…and 3 more dates until 14 Sep

The Brindley, Runcorn

Sat 29 Nov

£42 / 0131 556 6040

  • 19:00

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Loch Lomond Food and Drink Festival

Tasty tipples and appetising nibbles on the bonny banks of Loch Lomond. The festival comprises free cookery demonstrations (including a WWII themed one), a farmers' market, continental market, tasting and sampling sessions, a real ale tent and live music. Plus, an appearance from James Morton from The Great British Bake…

Loch Lomond Shores, Balloch

Sat 6 Sep

Free / 01389 751031

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Sun 7 Sep

Free / 01389 751031

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Mark of Respect presents Rum Ho, a Drinks Galore tasting event

Building on the success of our previous events we'll be tasting incredible rums neat to show you the distinctions and peculiarities of each. Bringing the night together will be your expert guide to tell the story of the spirit.

The Hoxton Hotel, London EC2A

Wed 17 Sep

£40

  • 19:00 – 21:30

Scran Salon Glasgow

Chat with like-minded people about food and drink while indulging in a beer, milkshake or other beverage of your choice, along with some food tastings.

The Raven, Glasgow

Mon 22 Sep

Free / 0141 332 6151

  • 19:00 – 21:00
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Taste New Zealand

Humble Grape's latest tasting will take you on a flavourful tour of New Zealand's up-and-coming wineries. You'll taste a variety of wines guided by the experts, paired with delectable light bites at the very atmospheric venue The Proud Archivist.

The Proud Archivist, London N1

Wed 3 Sep

£45 / 020 7749 6852

  • 19:30 – 22:00

1 Big Night Out - Pirate Party

Bring your eye patches and rum glasses for London very first and very best Pirate pub crawl! Landlubbers beware!

Verve, London WC2H

Fri 19 Sep

£11.50–£15 / 020 7395 1200

  • 19:30 – 03:00

101 Meze Series

Join us for the next selection of 20 hot and cold delicious mezes.

Grub Club, London N16

Wed 3 Sep

£22

  • 19:30 – 23:30

1950s Afternoon Tea with Sara Sheridan

Sara Sheridan, author of The Mirabelle Bevan Mysteries, shares her insight into 1950s life, uncovered when researching her work.

The Town and County Hall, Aberdeen

Fri 5 Sep

£5

Part of 50+ Festival.

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 Sep

Free / 01224 649000

  • 09:00 – 17:00

Sat 25 Oct

Free / 01224 649000

  • 09:00 – 17:00

Sat 29 Nov

Free / 01224 649000

  • 09:00 – 17:00

Sat 27 Dec

Free / 01224 649000

  • 09:00 – 17:00
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An Abergavenny Wine Adventure

Heading to Abergavenny for the food festival? Why not kick off the food festival weekend on Friday 19 September 2014 with a tour of a local vineyard and an exclusive dinner at the award winning Llansantffraed Court Hotel and Restaurant.

Llansantffraed Court Hotel & Restaurant, Abergavenny

Fri 19 Sep

£99

  • 16:00 – 22:00

Aden Country Fair

Fun family day out for the whole family. Featuring a climbing wall, body zorbing, bouncy castle, make your own scarecrow, and a variety of stalls offering a good mix of locally made craft and farmer’s market goods.

Aberdeenshire Farming Museum, Peterhead

Sun 28 Sep

Free

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Afternoon Tea

Booking is essential.

National Trust: Eastbury Manor House, Barking

Sun 21 Sep

£14 / 020 8227 2331

  • 14:30 – 16:30

Afternoon Tea

Relax and enjoy a pot of tea or coffee along with sandwiches and cakes before a matinee performance.

Regent Theatre, Stoke-on-Trent

Wed 17 Sep

£8 / 0844 871 7649

  • 13:00

Thu 25 Sep

£8 / 0844 871 7649

  • 13:00

Thu 30 Oct

£8 / 0844 871 7649

  • 13:00
…and 2 more dates until 19 Nov

Afternoon Tea – Lifeline Fundraiser

Afternoon tea, Prosecco and a raffle in support of local pregnancy support charity Lifeline, which offers baby clothes, equipment and counselling services.

Gillis Centre, Edinburgh

Wed 10 Sep

£5 (extra £1.50 for Prosecco) / 0131 623 8900

  • 14:00 – 16:00
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