Days out, Fairs

182 events

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BBC Gardeners’ World Live

Expert advice, nursery growers, demos, talks and more at this gardener's delight. With appearances from Monty Don, Diarmuid Gavin, Carol Klein and Joe Swift.

NEC, Birmingham

Sun 16 Jun

Times to be confirmed / £25 / 020 3405 4286

Truckfest

The UK's largest truck festival with plenty of entertainment for all the family.

Cheshire Showground, Knutsford

Sat 14 Sep

£5–£70 / 01775 768661

  • 09:30 – 17:30

Sun 15 Sep

£5–£70 / 01775 768661

  • 09:30 – 17:30

The Hop Farm Country Park, Tonbridge

Sat 17 Aug

£14–£33 Adults (Children £5 Children between 5-15) / 01775 768661

  • 09:00 – 17:30

Sun 18 Aug

£14–£33 Adults (Children £5 Children between 5-15) / 01775 768661

  • 09:00 – 17:30

Newark Showground

Sat 5 Oct

£14 (5–15s £5; Family £33) / 01775 768661

  • 09:00 – 17:30

Sun 6 Oct

£14 (5–15s £5; Family £33) / 01775 768661

  • 09:00 – 17:30

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Marsworth Steam & Classic Vehicle Rally

See historic steam engines, vintage tractors, classic cars, motorbikes and trucks at this fun day out, which includes arena entertainment, stalls, sideshows, refreshments, live music and more. All proceeds go to local fundraising and charities

Steam & Classics, Tring

Sun 16 Jun

£5 (Children £3) / 01442827727

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Leith Festival

The vibrant community of Leith shows off its abundant festival skills with a fun-packed programme of events including exhibitions, concerts, walks, talks and films. Have a special look out for the Festival Gala Day and the Leith Festival Tattoo.

Various venues: Edinburgh

Sun 16 Jun

Times & prices vary / 0131 629 1214

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

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

Wings & Wheels

Airshow with air craft on show, as well as activities for the whole family.

Dunsfold Aerodrome, Cranleigh

Sun 16 Jun

£25.50 (Children £8.50; Family £58.30)

Edinburgh Pipe Band Championships

Piping competition also featuring Highland dancing, heavy events and children's entertainment.

Ross Theatre Bandstand, Edinburgh

Sun 23 Jun

Free / 0131 335 6200

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Glasgow Mela

For over 25 years this huge outdoor festival has been celebrating the traditions of Glasgow's many and varied immigrant communities with a mix of international music, dance, stalls and other activities.

Kelvingrove Park, Glasgow

Sun 23 Jun

Times to be confirmed / 0141 287 8985

Motcombe Fete

A fete with a scarecrow festival.

Motcombe Memorial Hall

Sun 16 Jun

Free

  • 12:00 – 17:30

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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Much Hadham Fete and Dog Show 2019

Family event with a fairground, stalls, sideshows, live music and a dog show.

The Recreation Ground, Much Hadham

Mon 26 Aug

Free

  • 12:00 – 16:30

Muckle Fest!

Family fun on the village green, with a fun fair, bouncy castle, food stalls, entertainment and more.

The Green, Ballater

Sat 22 Jun

Free

  • 14:00 – 20:00

Telford Luxury Wedding Fayre

The regions best wedding business under one roof.

Telford Golf & Spa Hotel

Sun 16 Jun

Cancelled / 01952 429977

  • 11:00 – 14:00

East Midlands Fun Weekend & Dog Show

A family weekend with activities for all ages, from animal displays and crazy golf to craft stalls and a beer tent, as well as a dog show with many categories and prizes to win. In aid of Harley's Hounds Animal Rescue.

Maurice Lea Park Bandstand, Swadlincote

Sat 28 Sep

Free

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Sun 29 Sep

Free

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Belgravia Classic Car Show

View some classic and historic cars at this car show, which also boasts food stalls, a photobooth and more.

Belgrave Square Garden, London SW1X

Sun 23 Jun

£10 (under 10s free)

Arbury Community Centre, Cambridge

Sun 29 Sep

Free / 01223 712038

  • 14:00 – 17:00
  • 14:00 – 17:00

Sun 1 Dec

Free / 01223 712038

  • 14:00 – 17:00
  • 15:00 – 18:00

East Oxford Community Centre

Sun 23 Jun

01865 792168

  • 12:00 – 15:00
  • 12:00 – 15:00

Sun 15 Dec

Free / 01865 792168

  • 12:00 – 15:00
  • 13:00 – 16:00

Westcroft Meeting Place, Milton Keynes

Sun 16 Jun

Free / 01908 377251

  • 12:00 – 15:00

Sun 15 Sep

Free / 01908 377251

  • 12:00 – 15:00

Sun 24 Nov

Free / 01908 377251

  • 12:00 – 15:00

Antiques & Vintage Fair

Antique and vintage fair with over 45 stalls filled with unique finds.

The Weatherley Centre, Biggleswade

Sun 16 Jun

£2

  • 09:30 – 16:00

Antiques Roadshow

Raid the attic and dust off your family heirlooms, the experts from the BBC Antiques Roadshow are in town to appraise your antiques. All visitors are welcome to bring their family treasures and long as you are in the main queue to the Roadshow’s Reception Desk by 4.30pm, you get to meet the team of specialists.

V&A Museum of Design Dundee

Sun 23 Jun

Free / 01382 305665

  • 09:30 – 16:30

Bath Artisan Market

Monthly artisan market with up to 95 local traders.

Queen Square, Bath

Sat 6 Jul

Free

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Sat 3 Aug

Free

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Sat 31 Aug

Free

  • 10:00 – 16:00
…and 3 more dates until 2 Nov

Books at the Botanics Book Fair

Stalls selling a wide variety of second hand, vintage and antiquarian books. The sale is located in The Hopkirk Building. Wheelchair accessible, buggies welcome, dog friendly.

Glasgow Botanic Gardens

Sun 16 Jun

Free / 0141 334 2422

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Fri 12 Jul

Free / 0141 334 2422

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sat 13 Jul

Free / 0141 334 2422

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 16 more dates until 15 Dec

Corston Country Fair

Annual country fair with kids' events, a dog show, classic cars and food and drink stalls.

Corston Playing Field, Bath

Sat 20 Jul

£2 (Children free)

  • 14:00 – 17:00

Craigtoun Country Park, St Andrews

Sat 29 Jun

Free Entry / 01334 472013

  • 10:00 – 17:00

East Linton Antiques and Bric-a-brac Fair

Find unique second-hand items at this community market.

East Linton Community Hall

Sun 30 Jun

£0.50 / 01620 861631

  • 10:00 – 15:30

Expo Erotica

Adult lifestyle and entertainment expo in a fun, safe and all-inclusive environment.

The International Centre, Telford

Sat 2 May 2020

Times to be confirmed / £25–£35 / 01952 281500

Sun 3 May 2020

Times to be confirmed / £25–£35 / 01952 281500