Before 5pm, Days out

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Extreme Stunt Show Air Battle

An exciting stunt show where the Extreme Team take to the air to battle it out with performers defying gravity to perform stunts.

Beverley Racecourse

Sun 17 May

£6–£12

Cyfarthfa Park, Merthyr Tydfil

Sun 24 May

£6–£12

Mon 25 May

£6–£12

Doncaster Racecourse

Sun 26 Apr

£6–£12 / 01302 304200

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Baby Loves Disco

Baby Loves Disco is a chance for babies, toddlers, preschoolers and their parents to get their respective grooves on and enjoy some dayclubbing with real club DJs spinning retro and pop tunes. Chillout room, themed crafts, facepainting, healthy snacks and more – all included in the price, plus licensed bar for parents.

DNA, London SW11

Sat 25 Apr

£9.94–£144.19 / 07986 527947

Sat 30 May

£9.94–£144.19 / 07986 527947

Sat 27 Jun

£9.94–£144.19 / 07986 527947

Electric Circus, Edinburgh

Sun 21 Jun

£8.94–£128.75 / 07986 527947

Hummingbird, Glasgow

Sun 10 May

£8.94–£128.75 / 07986 527947

Sun 14 Jun

£8.94–£128.75 / 07986 527947

The Scottish Game Fair

This fair entertains all the family with a variety of displays, with everything from falcons, gun dogs and ducks to terriers, hill ponies, pipe bands and hunting hounds on offer at this three-day event.

Scone Palace, Perth

Fri 3 Jul

£17–£19 (Family £36–£40; Children £4.50–£5; Under 5s free) / 01738 554826

Sat 4 Jul

£17–£19 (Family £36–£40; Children £4.50–£5; Under 5s free) / 01738 554826

Sun 5 Jul

£17–£19 (Family £36–£40; Children £4.50–£5; Under 5s free) / 01738 554826

Moscow State Circus: Park Gorkogo

The internationally-acclaimed Russian circus troupe returns with ever more impressive acrobatics, clowning and aerial feats.

Cardiff City Stadium

Wed 29 Apr

£7–£39 / 0845 365 1115

Thu 30 Apr

£7–£39 / 0845 365 1115

Fri 1 May

£7–£39 / 0845 365 1115

…and 3 more dates until 4 May

Cheltenham Racecourse

Wed 6 May

prices vary / 01242 513014

Thu 7 May

prices vary / 01242 513014

Fri 8 May

prices vary / 01242 513014

…and 2 more dates until 10 May

Harewood House, Leeds

Fri 5 Jun

£10–£39 / 0113 218 1000

Sat 6 Jun

£10–£39 / 0113 218 1000

Sun 7 Jun

£10–£39 / 0113 218 1000

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Indian Mela

A showcase of Indian cultural heritage with arts and crafts stalls, jewellery, food stalls, dances, workshops and cookery demonstrations.

Hull City Hall

Sat 25 Apr

£2 (Children £1) / 01482 300300

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Hackney Flea Market

Get your paws on vintage fabrics, clothes, jewellery, furniture and knick knacks.

Abney Hall, London N16

Sat 9 May

Free / 07986 296949

Bags of Art

Collect a bag of art activities from the art station, and you and your family can explore the gallery with its help and make your own art. Ages 4–12.

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art One, Edinburgh

Sun 17 May

Free / 0131 624 6200

  • 14:00 – 16:00 Bags of Art Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art One, Edinburgh

Extreme Stunt Show

Motorbikes and BMXs compete for your attention with crashing monster trucks Lil Devil and Extreme in this stunt show.

Doncaster Racecourse

Sun 26 Apr

£6–£12 / 01302 304200

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 3 May

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

Opens 7.30am for sellers.

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.

…and 6 more dates until 27 Sep

Folkestone Film, TV and Comic Convention 2015

Formally Geek Fest, FFCC is an epic celebration of TV, Films and Comics with guest signers, costumers and props Raising funds for Folkestone Rainbow Centre and Alzheimer's society.

The Folkestone Academy

Sat 9 May

£4–£12

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Hearne House Tours

A rare tour of Transport for London's engineering testing workshop and find out how the Tube is made safe to travel.

London Transport Museum, WC2E

Sat 25 Apr

Museum Depot, Acton

Free / 020 7379 6344

Sun 26 Apr

Museum Depot, Acton

Free / 020 7379 6344

Color Me Rad

We all know 5Ks are incredibly boring – all that stomping along with nothing to distract your mind. Color Me Rad aims to put a stop to this – by blasting participants with shedloads of neon paint as they run. Think of it as a rave, just with more jogging.

Beach Esplanade, Aberdeen

Sat 6 Jun

Prices vary

Harewood House, Leeds

Sat 16 May

Prices vary / 0113 218 1000

Herts Showground, St Albans

Sat 13 Jun

Prices vary / 01395 277002

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The Edinburgh Outlander Experience

Visit locations from Diana Gabaldon's Outlander novels as visited by characters Claire and Jamie. Hear stories of the Jacobites, the Stuarts, witchcraft, clans and how the fictional story intermingles with history.

Mercat Cross, Edinburgh

Sat 25 Apr

£14 (£12)

Sat 2 May

£14 (£12)

Sat 9 May

£14 (£12)

…and 25 more dates until 31 Oct

Great Grog Bottled Beer Festival

You are spoilt for choice at this beer fest, with over a hundred craft bottled beers from across the globe. Tickets available from the Grog shop or warehouse.

Café Camino, Edinburgh

Sat 25 Apr

£8–£10 / 0131 667 2855

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

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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 24 Apr

Free / 0131 558 9644

Fri 1 May

Free / 0131 558 9644

Fri 8 May

Free / 0131 558 9644

…and 61 more dates until 8 Jul 2016

Konigsdag Festival (King's Day)

De Hems Dutch Cafe is London's only Dutch Bar making it the official venue for London's annual King's days celebrations and is guaranteed orange fun all weekend, ending on Monday 27th April with a Dutch band and Dutch DJs hosting the event.

De Hems Dutch Cafe Bar, London W1D

Sat 25 Apr

£5 after 6pm

Sun 26 Apr

£5 after 6pm

Mon 27 Apr

£5 after 6pm

St Oswald’s Kaleidoscope 5K Colour Run

A colourful 5k for all abilities in support of St Oswald's Hospice. Start in a white t-shirt and finish the course showered in a rainbow of colour.

The Rising Sun Country Park, Newcastle

Sun 21 Jun

£20; under 5s free (Children £10) / 0191 246 9123

Trapped In A Room With A Zombie

ROOM ESCAPE ADVENTURES brings to life the mental challenges and adventure of online Escape Games and the sleuthing of Sherlock Holmes to create pulse pounding team building activity that will have your mind racing and adrenaline flowing.

O YES Building, London WC2H

Sat 25 Apr

£28

Sun 26 Apr

£28

Sat 2 May

£28

…and 69 more dates until 27 Dec

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

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Cake, Bake and Food Festival

Hundreds of stalls offering cakes and cakes and other delights to make your tastebuds mighty happy.

Walpole Park, Gosport

Fri 22 May

£12–£30 (Under 13s £5; under 5s free; Seniors £12; Family £29) / 02393 787613

Sat 23 May

£12–£30 (Under 13s £5; under 5s free; Seniors £12; Family £29) / 02393 787613

Sun 24 May

£12–£30 (Under 13s £5; under 5s free; Seniors £12; Family £29) / 02393 787613

Mon 25 May

£18 (Children £8; Seniors £15) / 02393 787613

Cheeki Monkeys Baby and Children’s Market

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

Durrington Community Centre, Worthing

Sat 9 May

£1 (Children free) / 01903 268 287

Enterprise South Liverpool Academy

Sat 16 May

£1.50 (Children free)

King Solomon Academy, London NW1

Sat 30 May

£2 for first 30 mins £2, £1 thereafter, children free

Sat 27 Jun

£2 for first 30 mins £2, £1 thereafter, children free

Sat 25 Jul

£2 for first 30 mins £2, £1 thereafter, children free

…and 4 more dates until 28 Nov

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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.

BGN School, Banbury

Sun 10 May

£2 (Children free) / 01295 264216

2 for 1 voucher on website

Sun 19 Jul

£2 (Children free) / 01295 264216

Sun 11 Oct

£2 (Children free) / 01295 264216

Sun 6 Dec

£2 (Children free) / 01295 264216

Chenderit School, Banbury

Sat 13 Jun

£2 (Children free) / 01295 711 567

2 for 1 voucher on website

Sat 12 Sep

£2 (Children free) / 01295 711 567

Sat 7 Nov

£2 (Children free) / 01295 711 567

Christ Church Ministry Centre, Aughton

Sat 25 Apr

£2; free in the last half hour (Children free) / 01695 424530

  • 14:00 – 16:00 Mum2Mum Market Christ Church Ministry Centre, Aughton

Sat 25 Jul

£2; free in the last half hour (Children free) / 01695 424530

  • 14:00 – 16:00 Mum2Mum Market Christ Church Ministry Centre, Aughton

Sat 24 Oct

£2; free in the last half hour (Children free) / 01695 424530

  • 14:00 – 16:00 Mum2Mum Market Christ Church Ministry Centre, Aughton

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Ossett Brewery - Candlebar

Candlebar launch event.

Candle Bar, Leeds

Fri 24 Apr

Free

St Georges Beer Festival

The CAMRA Peterborough & District Pub of the Year first beer festival of the year.

The Hand & Heart, Peterborough

Thu 23 Apr

Free / 01733 564653

Fri 24 Apr

Free / 01733 564653

Sat 25 Apr

Free / 01733 564653

Sun 26 Apr

Free / 01733 564653

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