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Game Masters

Massive touring exhibition celebrating the varied history of computer gaming. With more than 125 playable games to work your way through, get stuck into arcade games, physical games (think Dance Battle et al), consoles, PCs and many more. On top of this, there's also displays of concept art, interactive displays and…

National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh

Sat 28 Feb

Exhibition Gallery 1

£10 (£8; Children £6.30; under 5s free; Family £23–£28; Students £5 on Tue) / 0300 123 6789

Sun 1 Mar

Exhibition Gallery 1

£10 (£8; Children £6.30; under 5s free; Family £23–£28; Students £5 on Tue) / 0300 123 6789

Mon 2 Mar

Exhibition Gallery 1

£10 (£8; Children £6.30; under 5s free; Family £23–£28; Students £5 on Tue) / 0300 123 6789

…and 49 more dates until 20 Apr

FFX Tool Show 2015

The Uk's Favourite Tool Show Is Back! Live Demos from industry experts, unbeatable deals, competitions, masterclasses and more!

Kent Showground, Maidstone

Sat 28 Feb

Free / 01622 630975

Sun 1 Mar

Free / 01622 630975

Edinburgh Fair Trade Festival

An Edinburgh festival to promote and celebrate fair trade. Combining fair trade stalls, speakers, refreshments, music and more.

Summerhall, Edinburgh

Sat 28 Feb

Free / 0131 560 1581

Jurassic Adventures

Fun family show about dinosaurs and the people that study them.

Beck Theatre, Hayes

Tue 31 Mar

£16 (£14) / 020 8561 8371

Cheltenham Town Hall

Mon 23 Mar

£16.50 / 0844 576 2210

Kings Theatre, Portsmouth

Fri 27 Mar

£14–£18 / 02392 828282

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Urban Market

A curated market celebrating the curious, original and creative.

Drygate Brewery, Glasgow

Sun 1 Mar

Free / 0141 212 8810

Sun 15 Mar

Free / 0141 212 8810

Sun 5 Apr

Free / 0141 212 8810

Sun 19 Apr

Free / 0141 212 8810

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Cat Video Festival

GoMA and Glasgow Film Festival present the UK premiere of the Internet Cat Video Festival. No longer a guilty habit, the watching of feline clips has gone mainstream. The videos in the programme range from clips dating back to 1901, to animations and shorts featuring some more familiar feline faces.

Glasgow Film Theatre

Sun 1 Mar

Free / 0141 332 6535

Part of Glasgow Film Festival.

Kevin Cummins: Disclosure

Photographic portraits of some of the most iconic rock stars from the last 40 years, featuring images of The Smiths, Manic Street Preachers, Joy Division, Liam Gallagher and The Stone Roses.

Lucy Bell Gallery, St. Leonards-on-Sea

Sat 28 Feb

Free / 01424 434828

Tue 3 Mar

Free / 01424 434828

Wed 4 Mar

Free / 01424 434828

…and 28 more dates until 11 Apr

Artisan and Collectors Fair

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

Bonar Hall, Dundee

Sun 1 Mar

Free / 01382 434940

Sun 10 May

Free / 01382 434940

Chop Pop

Japanese artist Tomoe Ishida, self-styled as Chop Pop, has been charming the collective socks off Glasgow institutions such as the Subway and the GFT by sending them beautiful paper-cut images of their buildings, 'love letters to Glasgow.'

The Lighthouse, Glasgow

Sat 28 Feb

Free / 0141 276 5365

Exhibition on Viewing Platform, 6th floor

  • 10:30 – 16:00 Chop Pop The Lighthouse, Glasgow

Holly Smale: Book Signing

The writer signs copies of her book All That Glitters, part of the Geek Girl series of comic novels.

Waterstones, Bluewater West, Greenhithe

Sat 28 Feb

Free / 01322 624831

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Out of the Blue Flea Market

Bargain buys including furniture, clothes, music, bric-a-brac and more.

Out of the Blue Drill Hall, Edinburgh

Sat 28 Feb

Free / 0131 555 7100

Sat 28 Mar

Free / 0131 555 7100

Sat 25 Apr

Free / 0131 555 7100

…and 7 more dates until 28 Nov

Cadbury Easter Egg Trail

Children's entertainment and an exciting Easter trail with chocolate eggs and prizes to be won at the end.

National Trust: Barrington Court, Ilminster

Fri 3 Apr

£2 per trail, plus admission £10.90, child £5.40, family £27.20 / 01460 241938

Sat 4 Apr

£2 per trail, plus admission £10.90, child £5.40, family £27.20 / 01460 241938

Sun 5 Apr

£2 per trail, plus admission £10.90, child £5.40, family £27.20 / 01460 241938

Mon 6 Apr

£2 per trail, plus admission £10.90, child £5.40, family £27.20 / 01460 241938

National Trust: Buckland Abbey, Yelverton

Fri 3 Apr

£2 plus admission £9.05, child £4.50, family £13.60 & £22.70 / 01822 853607

Sat 4 Apr

£2 plus admission £9.05, child £4.50, family £13.60 & £22.70 / 01822 853607

Sun 5 Apr

£2 plus admission £9.05, child £4.50, family £13.60 & £22.70 / 01822 853607

…and 5 more dates until 10 Apr

National Trust: Coughton Court, Alcester

Sat 4 Apr

Children £3 plus admission £9.60, child £4.80, family £24 / 01789 400777

Sun 5 Apr

Children £3 plus admission £9.60, child £4.80, family £24 / 01789 400777

Mon 6 Apr

Children £3 plus admission £9.60, child £4.80, family £24 / 01789 400777

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Cirque Berserk

A large-scale family circus show with jugglers, acrobats, aerialists, dancers, musicians and stuntmen. Highlights include Hercules the strongman, award-winning clown Tweedy and a hair-raising motorcycle routine from Globe of Death.

Birmingham Repertory Theatre

Sat 21 Mar

£18.50–£30 / 0121 236 4455

Jessica Van Der Weert: FlipSide

Original portraits of world renowned DJs and producers by the Brighton-based photographer, who have ventured out from behind the decks in aid of the British Tinnitus Association. Her subjects include Boy George, Carl Cox, DJ Fresh, Fatboy Slim, Goldie, Jaguar Skills, Judge Jules, Zane Lowe, Annie Mac, Paul Oakenfold…

Hoxton Gallery, London E2

Sat 28 Feb

Free

Sun 1 Mar

Free

Mon 2 Mar

Free

…and 2 more dates until 4 Mar

Stamperama PaperCraft

A rubber stamp and papercraft show. Ideal for cardmaking and scrapbooking.

Stevenage Arts & Leisure Centre

Sun 1 Mar

£3 / 01438 363200

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The Stitching, Sewing, Quilting and Hobbycrafts Show

A show for lovers of fashion, quilting and hobbycraft, with everything from demonstrations and workshops to costumes from the retail-inspired drama Mr Selfridge.

SECC, Glasgow

Thu 5 Mar

£7.50–£9.50 (Seniors £6.50–£8.50; Children free) / 0141 248 3000

Advanced tickets must be purchased before 5pm on 2 Mar 2015 to receive discounted prices.

Fri 6 Mar

£7.50–£9.50 (Seniors £6.50–£8.50; Children free) / 0141 248 3000

Advanced tickets must be purchased before 5pm on 2 Mar 2015 to receive discounted prices.

Sat 7 Mar

£7.50–£9.50 (Seniors £6.50–£8.50; Children free) / 0141 248 3000

Advanced tickets must be purchased before 5pm on 2 Mar 2015 to receive discounted prices.

Sun 8 Mar

£7.50–£9.50 (Seniors £6.50–£8.50; Children free) / 0141 248 3000

Advanced tickets must be purchased before 5pm on 2 Mar 2015 to receive discounted prices.

Winter To Spring

Landscapes, cityscapes, pictures of horses and abstract paintings from gallery artists.

Flaubert Gallery, Edinburgh

Sat 28 Feb

Free / 0131 225 5007

Sun 1 Mar

Free / 0131 225 5007

Tue 3 Mar

Free / 0131 225 5007

…and 50 more dates until 30 Apr

Ferneham Hall, Fareham

Sun 5 Apr

Phone for prices / 01329 231942

Mon 6 Apr

Phone for prices / 01329 231942

Tue 7 Apr

Phone for prices / 01329 231942

…and 4 more dates until 11 Apr

The Chester Antiques, Collectors & Vintage Fair

Craft, vintage, retro and handmade goods for sale at over 150 stalls.

Northgate Arena Leisure Centre, Chester

Sat 28 Feb

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

Sat 28 Mar

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

Sat 25 Apr

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

…and 7 more dates until 28 Nov

Dinosaur Zoo

Dinosaurs aren't extinct! They're just hiding out on the other side of the world. Dinosaur Zoo takes its Jurassic creations on tour with an opportunity for children to get right up close.

Birmingham Hippodrome

Sat 14 Mar

£12.50 / 0844 338 5000

Sun 15 Mar

£12.50 / 0844 338 5000

Fairfield Halls, Croydon

Sat 21 Mar

Ashcroft Theatre

£14–£16.50 / 020 8688 9291

The Hexagon, Reading

Sat 11 Apr

£14.50 ( £44.80) / 0118 960 6060

Sun 12 Apr

£14.50 ( £44.80) / 0118 960 6060

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Stick Man

  • Directed by: Sally Cookson
  • Written by: Benji Bower (music)

Scamp Theatre bring Julia Donaldson’s popular picture book to life in this engaging family show.

Curve Theatre, Leicester

Tue 19 May

£10–£14 (Children £10–£14 under 6s) / 0116 242 3595

Wed 20 May

£10–£14 (Children £10–£14 under 6s) / 0116 242 3595

Thu 21 May

£10–£14 (Children £10–£14 under 6s) / 0116 242 3595

The Lowry, Salford

Thu 28 May

Quays

£13.50 / 08432 086000

Sat 30 May

Quays

£13.50 / 08432 086000

Sun 31 May

Quays

£13.50 / 08432 086000

Mercury Theatre, Colchester

Sat 4 Apr

£12.50 (Children £8.50) / 01206 573948

  • 11:00 Stick Man Mercury Theatre, Colchester

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Cheeki Monkeys Baby and Children’s Market

A pop-up baby and children's market, full of pre-loved goods.

Alsager Civic Centre, Stoke-on-Trent

Sat 14 Mar

£1 (Children free)

Bury St. Edmunds Leisure Centre

Sun 1 Mar

£1.50 with a donation made to Home-Start (Family Support Charity) (Children free) / 01284 753 496

Nantwich Civic Hall

Sat 14 Mar

£1 (Children free) / 01270 537359

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Cruise & Travel Show

Join us at our 2015 Cruise & Travel Show.

Wyboston Lakes, Bedford

Sun 8 Mar

Free / 0333 700 7667

Recital for Wrigglers

Classical concerts for kids with Louise Bevan and Clea Friend.

Cramond Kirk, Edinburgh

Fri 6 Mar

£5 adult with child; £2.50 each additional child / 0131 336 2036

Queensferry Parish Church, South Queensferry

Wed 4 Mar

£5 adult with child; £2.50 each additional child / 0131 331 1100

Sunday In The Park With Ed

Taking Edouard Manet's Le Dejeuner sur l'Herbe as a starting point, the group show asks artists to look at what is transgressive in their own practice, questioning whether the radicalism present in Manet's work has been truly taken forward.

Display, London EC1A

Sat 7 Mar

Free

Tue 10 Mar

Free

Sat 14 Mar

Free

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