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Allerton Park Traction Engine Rally

Steam rally with other attractions, including crafts and fine foods. Booking is essential.

Allerton Castle, Knaresborough

Sun 24 May

£8 (under 16s £3; over 65s £6; Children free; Family £20) / 01423 330 927

Spa in the City

Pamperfest with tons of free treatments, samples and general glamour-enhancers from top city retailers. Lots of offers available too, with the fun taking over St Andrew Square and surrounding businesses.

The Huxley, Edinburgh

Sat 30 May

Free / 0131 229 3402

Event takes place outside venue.

Sun 31 May

Free / 0131 229 3402

Event takes place outside venue.

St Andrew Square, Edinburgh

Sat 23 May

Free

Registration begins at 9am.

Free

Sun 24 May

Free

Registration begins at 9am.

Free

Various venues: West End, Edinburgh

Sat 30 May

Free

Registration begins at 11.30am.

Montgomery Street Picnic in the Park

Lots of family activities are on offer at this fun day in the park.

Montgomery Street Park, Edinburgh

Sat 23 May

Free

Old Town Street Food Festival

Edinburgh gets on the street food train in a big way with a multi-vendor street food festival. Get your paws on a range of delish dishes as you jam out to over 20 acts.

The Three Sisters, Edinburgh

Sun 24 May

Free / 0131 622 6802

Ideal Home Show Scotland

Make your house fantasies a reality with everything you need for redesigning and improving your home, with over 400 exhibitors and eight sectors under one roof.

SECC, Glasgow

Sat 23 May

£12 / 0141 248 3000

Sun 24 May

£12 / 0141 248 3000

Mon 25 May

£12 / 0141 248 3000

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Pride Glasgow 2015

Pride Glasgow returns with a two-day main weekend celebrating LGBT equality with a parade, street party and music from Union J.

Glasgow Green

Sat 22 Aug

Prices vary

Sun 23 Aug

Prices vary

Bohemia Arts Craft Vintage and Design Fair

Handmade art, crafts, vintage items, upcycled furniture and goodies from local makers. Onsite Summer Cafe serving delicious home bakes, Artisan breads, gourmet coffees/ teas and hand blended hot chocolate. Email nottycherub@gmail.com to book a stall. Please do not contact the venue.

Greyfriars Kirk, Edinburgh

Sat 23 May

Free

Sat 25 Jul

Free

Sat 29 Aug

Free

Paddle Steamer Waverley 40th Anniversary Cruise

Sail away aboard the world's last sea-going paddle steamer. Celebrating 40 years of preservation.

Glasgow Science Centre

Sat 23 May

£27–£31 (Children £13.50–£15.50) / 0141 420 5000

Visit Dunoon / Rothesay

Sun 24 May

£29–£37 (Children £14.50–£18.50; Seniors £27–£35) / 0141 420 5000

Visit Rothesay / Tarbert

Mon 25 May

£27–£29 (Children £13.50–£14.50; Seniors £23–£27) / 0141 420 5000

Visit Dunoon / Rothesay

Lou Lou's Vintage Fair

Browse and purchase clothes, accessories, homeware, jewellery and food.

The Guildhall, Portsmouth

Sat 6 Jun

£2 / 023 9282 4355

Hull City Hall

Sat 23 May

£2 / 01482 300300

Alford Craft Market

Traditional craft market with refreshments and live music.

Alford Corn Exchange

Tue 21 Jul

Free / 01507 462251

Tue 28 Jul

Free / 01507 462251

Tue 4 Aug

Free / 01507 462251

…and 7 more dates until 5 Dec

Alford Manor House

Sat 23 May

Free admission is on a give what you can afford basis / 01507 462251

Sat 29 Aug

Pay what you can / 01507 462251

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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 23 May

Free / 07528 530502

Sat 27 Jun

Free / 07528 530502

Sat 25 Jul

Free / 07528 530502

…and 4 more dates until 28 Nov

BookWood: Launch Event for Scotland's Nature Festival

Inspiring books about nature are hung from a holly oak tree in Princes Street Gardens (East) to peruse and take away for free. Read them and leave them in another public place for someone else to enjoy.

East Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh

Sat 23 May

Free

On the bottom level of the Gardens, a few yards away from the Scottish National Gallery café. Part of Scotland's Nature Festival.

Foodies Festival

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.

Alexandra Palace, London N22

Fri 3 Jul

Prices vary / 020 8365 2121

Sat 4 Jul

Prices vary / 020 8365 2121

Sun 5 Jul

Prices vary / 020 8365 2121

Clapham Common, London SW4

Fri 24 Jul

Prices vary

Sat 25 Jul

Prices vary

Sun 26 Jul

Prices vary

The Downs, Bristol

Fri 26 Jun

Prices vary

Sat 27 Jun

Prices vary

Sun 28 Jun

Prices vary

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Lydiate Scouts Car Boot Sale

Organised by the 1st Lydiate Scout Group, this outdoor car boot sale features indoor cafe and toilets.

Lydiate Parish Hall, Liverpool

Sat 6 Jun

£7 per car; £10 large van; 40p for buyers / 01515 263871

Sat 20 Jun

£7 per car; £10 large van; 40p for buyers / 01515 263871

Sat 4 Jul

£7 per car; £10 large van; 40p for buyers / 01515 263871

…and 6 more dates until 17 Oct

Dose of Vintage Classic and Vintage Fair

Classic cars, scooters and motorbikes of the past alongside vintage traders showcasing their merchandise. There's also live music, period eateries and a pop-up High Street. Come dressed for the occasion.

The Departure Lounge Cafe, Alton

Sat 23 May

Free

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Charity Car Boot Sale

Charity car boot sale in aid of Epsom Medical Equipment Fund. Features toilets, catering and on-site parking for buyers.

Epsom General Hospital

Sun 24 May

Free (sellers £10–£15) / 020 8337 8181

Opens 7.30am for sellers.

Sun 7 Jun

Free (sellers £10–£15) / 020 8337 8181

Opens 7.30am for sellers.

Sun 21 Jun

Free (sellers £10–£15) / 020 8337 8181

Opens 7.30am for sellers.

…and 5 more dates until 27 Sep

Glasgow Comic Con

Indulge your love of all things graphic at this fiesta of films, comics and fandoms. There's also book dealers, toy sellers, indie comic publishers and comic creators – everything your comic-loving heart desires. Special guests include John Higgins, David Lloyd, Mark Millar, Sean Phillips, Cameron Stewart, John Wagner…

The Art School, Glasgow

Sat 4 Jul

£15–£20; VIP £60 (£10–£15; Children £6–£10; Family £37–£50) / 0141 352 4900

The Creators Hub

Sun 5 Jul

£15–£20; VIP £60 (£10–£15; Children £6–£10; Family £37–£50) / 0141 352 4900

The Creators Hub

CCA, Glasgow

Sat 4 Jul

£15–£20; VIP £60 (£10–£15; Children £6–£10; Family £37–£50) / 0141 352 4900

The Central Hub

Sun 5 Jul

£15–£20; VIP £60 (£10–£15; Children £6–£10; Family £37–£50) / 0141 352 4900

The Central Hub

Renfield St Stephen's Church, Glasgow

Sat 4 Jul

Renfield Centre

£15–£20; VIP £60 (£10–£15; Children £6–£10; Family £37–£50) / 0141 352 4900

Cosplay Hub (Sat only)

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 29 May

Free / 0131 558 9644

Fri 5 Jun

Free / 0131 558 9644

Fri 12 Jun

Free / 0131 558 9644

…and 56 more dates until 8 Jul 2016

Gibside Farmers' Market

Buy fresh seasonal foods and high quality crafts direct from local producers, plus tasting and cooking demos.

National Trust: Gibside, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sat 6 Jun

Free / 01207 541820

Sat 20 Jun

Free / 01207 541820

Sat 4 Jul

Free / 01207 541820

Sat 18 Jul

Free / 01207 541820

The Netherlands National Circus

An award-winning circus spectacular blending together aerial feats, acrobatics, comedy, dance and theatre.

Bass Recreation Ground, Derby

Sun 14 Jun

£12–£26

Lillie Road Recreational Ground, London SW6

Sun 7 Jun

£12–£26

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St Oswald's Car Boot Sale

Sell your wares or pick up a bargain at this car boot sale.

St Oswald’s Hospice, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sat 30 May

£0.50 / 0191 246 8126

Sat 27 Jun

£0.50 / 0191 246 8126

Sat 25 Jul

£0.50 / 0191 246 8126

…and 3 more dates until 31 Oct

Tree Fu Tom

An adventure through the magical world of Treetopolis with the Beebies star.

Gatehouse Theatre, Stafford

Sat 22 Aug

£13 (Children £11; £11; £11) / 01785 254653

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo, Dunstable

Sat 23 May

Free / 01582 872171

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Sun 24 May

Free / 01582 872171

  • 10:00 – 16:00 Tree Fu Tom ZSL Whipsnade Zoo, Dunstable

Mon 25 May

Free / 01582 872171

  • 10:00 – 16:00 Tree Fu Tom ZSL Whipsnade Zoo, Dunstable

City of Hull Steam and Vintage Spectacular

Steam rally with crafts and fine foods.

East Park, Hull

Sat 6 Jun

Free / 07786 330016

Sun 7 Jun

Free / 07786 330016

May Bank Holiday Sample Sale

Designer Sales are adding an hour on to our Sample Sale this May so you have more time to bag that bargain!

Chelsea Old Town Hall, London SW3

Sat 23 May

£30 vip / 0207 361 3164

Saturday Art Club

Art activities run by a different educator each week relating to the displays, with drawing, collage, sculpture-making and games. Parents can get stuck in too. Ages 3–11.

Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow

Sat 30 May

Free / 0141 287 3050

Sat 6 Jun

Free / 0141 287 3050

Sat 13 Jun

Free / 0141 287 3050

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