Days out, afternoon

2,284 events

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Circus Funtasia

All-human circus with acrobatic, comedy and aerial performers.

Fishers Meadow, Quedgeley

Sun 16 Jun

£10.15 / 07706168507

Monkton Park, Chippenham

Fri 28 Jun

£8 / 07706168507

Sat 29 Jun

£8 / 07706168507

Sun 30 Jun

£8 / 07706168507

Salthouse Fields, Clevedon

Wed 3 Jul

£8 / 07706168507

Thu 4 Jul

£8 / 07706168507

Fri 5 Jul

£8 / 07706168507

…and 2 more dates until 7 Jul

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Burntisland Summer Fair

All the fun of the fair with something for everyone, including children's and adult rides, side stalls and more candy floss than you can shake a stick at.

Burntisland Links

Sun 16 Jun

Free entry, pay for individual rides

  • 13:00 – 21:00

Mon 17 Jun

Free entry, pay for individual rides

  • 12:00 – 22:00

Tue 18 Jun

Free entry, pay for individual rides

  • 12:00 – 22:00
…and 61 more dates until 18 Aug

Mum2Mum Market

This pop up baby and children's market features stalls manned by mums selling to other mums. Buy and sell children's clothes and maternity wear, equipment, toys and prams. Sellers must book a stall in advance.

De La Salle School, Saint Helens

Sat 29 Jun

£2 Adults (Children free) / 01744 20511

  • 14:00 – 16:00

St Polycarp's Primary School, Farnham

Sun 14 Jul

  • 14:00 – 16:00

stall cost £25; Admission charge for shoppers £2; Admission charge in the last 30 minutes of the sale free; Children free

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Sat 28 Sep

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Stall cost £25; Admission charge for shoppers £2; Children free; Free entry in the last 30 minutes of the sale free

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Teddington Baptist Church

Sat 21 Sep

£2 / 020 8977 8000

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Sat 16 Nov

£2 / 020 8977 8000

  • 14:00 – 16:00

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The Ballroom Boys

Strictly Come Dancing stars Ian Waite and Vincent Simone dance the night away to various styles, including the tango, waltz, quickstep, paso doble and more.

Southport Theatre and Floral Hall Complex

Sun 30 Jun

£28–£55 / 0844 871 3021

Pembrokeshire Street Food Festival

Annual street food festival offering a large variety of cuisines from around the world.

South Beach Car Park, Tenby

Sun 16 Jun

Free

Booking is essential.

  • 12:00 – 22:00

Whatstandwell Festival 2019

Family friendly, two day, micro festival in mid Derbyshire

Hankin Farm, Alderwasley

Fri 21 Jun

£0–£16.54

Ant Middleton

An evening with the soldier, adventurer and star of C4's SAS: Who Dares Wins.

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Sun 15 Sep

£30.25–£40.30 / 0151 709 3789

New Theatre, Oxford

Sat 28 Sep

£31.65–£90.15 / 0844 871 3020

Sheffield City Hall

Sat 14 Sep

£30.25–£38.50 / 0114 278 9789

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Concerts in the Park

Concert in the park summer series with music from the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.

Sutton Park, Boldmere Gate Entrance, Sutton Coldfield

Sat 29 Jun

£25 (£15)

  • 15:30 – 23:00

Firework Championships

Enjoy a competitive fireworks display as three teams fire up against each other.

Belvoir Castle, Grantham

Sat 10 Aug

£19 (Children £9) / 01476 871001

  • 17:00 – 23:00

Stanford Hall, Lutterworth

Sat 3 Aug

£19 (Children £9) / 01788 860250

  • 17:00 – 11:00

Glasgow Science Festival: Family Man Fun Day

Billed as ‘The free, fun way to spend Fathers' Day’, the event offers something for every member of the family, from the Tots and Toddlers Zone to Teens and Tweenies Zone and the Mascot Race. It's an action packed, fun filled day out!

Hamilton Park Racecourse

Sun 16 Jun

Free / 01698 283806

Part of Glasgow Science Festival.

Marvel Universe LIVE! Age of Heroes

All your favourite superheroes come to life in this action packed, stunt-filled arena spectacular that sees The Avengers, X-Men and Spider-Man team up to defeat the worst villains in the Marvel Universe.

3Arena, Dublin

Fri 15 Nov

€28.11–€57.27

Sat 16 Nov

€28.11–€57.27

Sun 17 Nov

€28.11–€57.27

Birmingham Arena

Sat 7 Dec

£22–£50 / 0871 945 6000

Sun 8 Dec

£22–£50 / 0871 945 6000

Liverpool Echo Arena & Convention Centre

Sat 2 Nov

£22–£50 / 0844 800 0400

Sun 3 Nov

£22–£50 / 0844 800 0400

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Vogrie Superhero Adventure

Turn into one of Vogrie Country Park's superheroes at this interactive activity for kids under the age of 12.

Vogrie Country Park, Gorebridge

Thu 11 Jul

£3 (Children £6; Family £20) / 01875 821990

For large group bookings of more than 20 people, discounts can apply. These bookings are to be made directly with the Booking Team who can be contacted at greg@trotworkevents.co.uk.

Fri 12 Jul

£3 (Children £6; Family £20) / 01875 821990

For large group bookings of more than 20 people, discounts can apply. These bookings are to be made directly with the Booking Team who can be contacted at greg@trotworkevents.co.uk.

Sat 13 Jul

£3 (Children £6; Family £20) / 01875 821990

For large group bookings of more than 20 people, discounts can apply. These bookings are to be made directly with the Booking Team who can be contacted at greg@trotworkevents.co.uk.

Sun 14 Jul

£3 (Children £6; Family £20) / 01875 821990

For large group bookings of more than 20 people, discounts can apply. These bookings are to be made directly with the Booking Team who can be contacted at greg@trotworkevents.co.uk.

Dinosaur World Live

An interactive new show for all the family. Meet a host of impressive creatures, including every child's favourite, the Tyrannosaurus Rex, a Triceratops, Giraffatitan, Microraptor and Segnosaurus.

Wembley Park Theatre, London HA9

Thu 18 Jul

£22–£29

Fri 19 Jul

£22–£29

Sat 20 Jul

£22–£29

…and 25 more dates until 1 Sep

East Preston Food and Drink Festival

Food and drink stalls, demonstrations and children's entertainment.

East Preston Village Green

Sat 24 Aug

Free / +441903770050

  • 12:00 – 17:00

ICC Cricket World Cup

Cricket world cup matches.

Lord's Cricket Ground, London NW8

Sat 29 Jun

Prices to be confirmed

Old Trafford, Manchester

Sat 6 Jul

Prices to be confirmed / 0161 868 8000

Mr. Men and Little Miss On Stage

Live stage show featuring the iconic Mr. Men and Little Miss characters in Happyland.

Cornerstone Arts Centre, Didcot

Fri 1 Nov

£13 (£11; Children £11) / 01235 515144

Lanark Memorial Hall

Wed 16 Oct

£11 / 01555 667999

Counterfeit Sixties Show

A nostalgic night of 60s music, interspersed with video clips from the era. The band performs songs by The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, The Monkees and many more.

Concert Hall, Dudley

Tue 18 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 01384 812812

Dudley Town Hall

Tue 18 Jun

£12

  • 14:00 – 16:30

Father's Day BBQ, Beer and Ceilidh Band

Feast on delicious burgers and sausages with vegetarian and vegan options, join in with the dancing and give dad a treat on his special day.

National Trust: Brockhampton Estate, Bringsty, Worcester

Sun 16 Jun

Free Admission applies / 01885 488099

Historic Underground

Learn about the history of Georgian Edinburgh through a tour of the Blair Street Underground Vaults.

Mercat Tours, Edinburgh

Sun 16 Jun

£14 (£12; Children £9; Family £37) / 0131 225 5445

  • 12:00 – 13:15
  • 14:00 – 15:15
  • 16:00 – 17:15

Mon 17 Jun

£14 (£12; Children £9; Family £37) / 0131 225 5445

  • 12:00 – 13:15
  • 14:00 – 15:15
  • 16:00 – 17:15

Tue 18 Jun

£14 (£12; Children £9; Family £37) / 0131 225 5445

  • 12:00 – 13:15
  • 14:00 – 15:15
  • 16:00 – 17:15
…and 286 more dates until 31 Mar 2020

Motcombe Fete

A fete with a scarecrow festival.

Motcombe Memorial Hall

Sun 16 Jun

Free

  • 12:00 – 17:30

American Wrestling: W3L Wrestling Showdown

Big characters and bigger body slams at this family-friendly American-style wrestling show featuring stars from the World Wide Wrestling League.

Mac Arts, Galashiels

Sun 16 Jun

£13.50 (£11; Members £15.50; Family £42) / 01896 756852

  • 14:30 – 17:00

Baillie Gifford Borders Book Festival

Taking place in the National Trust's Georgian Harmony Garden, the Borders Book Festival attracts world-class literary figures. The line-up for 2019 features David Coulthard, Kate Humble, Susan Calman, Kirsty Wark and more.

Harmony House, Melrose

Sun 16 Jun

prices vary / 0131 473 2000

  • 16:30 – 22:30

The Gin Fayre

More than 50 gins to sample from across Scotland, the UK and further afield. On arrival, guests are given their own gin handbook which details all of the gins on offer. There's also a variety of gin companies selling their products, so that you can grab a bottle to enjoy at home.

Ayr Town Hall

Sat 21 Sep

£17 / 07865 165333

  • 12:00 – 20:00

Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

Sat 7 Sep

£9.90–£18.70 / 07865 165333

Laichmoray Hotel, Elgin

Sat 26 Oct

£17 / 07865 165333

  • 12:00 – 20:00

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Drummohr Midsummer Festival

Vision Mechanics, Leith's immersive visual theatre-makers, are hosting a summer festival for the first time. The one-day festival is for all the family and will include circus, aerial, storytelling, puppetry, food & drink and live music.

Drummohr House, Prestonpans

Sun 23 Jun

£10–£15 (Children £5–£7.50)

  • 14:00 – 22:00

Ghostly Underground

Daytime tour of Edinburgh's haunted vaults, where you can hear more about mischief-makers, murderers and vagrants.

Mercat Tours, Edinburgh

Sun 16 Jun

£14 (£12; Children £9; Family £37) / 0131 225 5445

  • 13:00 – 14:15
  • 15:00 – 16:15
  • 17:00 – 18:15

Mon 17 Jun

£14 (£12; Children £9; Family £37) / 0131 225 5445

  • 13:00 – 14:15
  • 15:00 – 16:15
  • 17:00 – 18:15

Tue 18 Jun

£14 (£12; Children £9; Family £37) / 0131 225 5445

  • 13:00 – 14:15
  • 15:00 – 16:15
  • 17:00 – 18:15
…and 286 more dates until 31 Mar 2020