Before 5pm, Days out, Fairs

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Glasgow's Affordable Vintage Fair

Over 40 vintage traders come together to offer an inimitable range of stylish retro goods.

WASPS Studios, Glasgow

Sat 25 Apr

£2 / 0113 245 5090

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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Edinburgh's Affordable Vintage Fair

Vintage fashions and handcrafted accessories dating from the 1920s right through to the 1980s.

Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh

Sun 26 Apr

£2 / 0113 245 5090

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

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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Sheffield Tattoo Show

The Sheffield Tattoo Show offers something for pretty much everybody, including, as well as artists and stalls, live music, magic, live body suspension and, of course, tattoo duelling. As well as all this, this year's show coincides with the release of the new Star Wars movie, so there's a Star Wars theme for the weekend.

Magna Science Adventure Centre, Rotherham

Sat 14 Nov

£13 in advance; £15 on the door (Children £4 in advance; £7 on the door; weekend ticket £25) / 01709 720 002

Sun 15 Nov

£13 in advance; £15 on the door (Children £4 in advance; £7 on the door; weekend ticket £25) / 01709 720 002

Alternative Wedding Fair: Quaint Queer Weird

A wedding fair for those who're not a fan of tradition – aimed at everyone quaint, queer and weird.

The Royal Function Rooms And Theatre, Rochester

Sat 25 Apr

£2

Sun Pier House, Chatham

Sat 25 Apr

£2

Bohemia Arts Craft Vintage and Design Summer 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

Food and Craft Fair

An opportunity to buy local, with local craftspeople, cooks and bakers selling everything from jewellery to jam. Organised by the Eric Liddell Centre.

Eric Liddell Centre, Edinburgh

Sat 16 May

Free / 0131 447 4520

Sat 26 Sep

Free / 0131 447 4520

Watford Filmfair Comic-Con

A host of guest stars – John Challis (Only Fools and Horses), Paul Blake (Star Wars), Norman Lovett (Red Dwarf) – plus you can pick up memorabilia, listen to guests talk and get your photo taken with the stars.

Watford Leisure Centre

Sun 7 Jun

prices vary

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Wedding Fair

There are bespoke stalls, a catwalk and live music at this event which also gives you the chance to experience one of Liverpool's most distinctive wedding venues.

Bombed Out Church, Liverpool

Wed 22 Apr

Free / 0151 233 2008

Beautycon

Big day of beauty from the international brand.

Olympia, London W14

Sat 23 May

£35 / 02073 851200

The Chester Antiques, Collectors & Vintage Fair

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

Northgate Arena Leisure Centre, Chester

Sat 25 Apr

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

Sat 30 May

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

Sat 27 Jun

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

…and 5 more dates until 28 Nov

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 25 Apr

Free / 0131 555 7100

Sat 30 May

Free / 0131 555 7100

Sat 27 Jun

Free / 0131 555 7100

…and 5 more dates until 28 Nov

Saddleworth Summer Handmade Festival

A festival featuring stalls full of handmade products from makers.

Marsden Mechanics, Huddersfield

Sat 25 Apr

Free / 01484 844587

Uppermill Civic Hall

Sat 20 Jun

Free

Sun 21 Jun

Free

Well-i-Hole Farm, Saddleworth

Sun 28 Jun

Prices to be confirmed

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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

The Vintage Kilo Sale

Ever wish vintage clothes shopping could be a bit more like picking up a few veg down the market? Yeah, us too. Thankfully the organisers of Judy's Affordable Vintage Fairs have filled that gap in our lives, with this vintage fashion sale where shoppers turn up and pay £15 per kilo of clobber. Hmm, how many floaty silk…

Catholic Chaplaincy, Oxford

Sat 2 May

£1.50–£3

The Custard Factory, Birmingham

Sat 30 May

£1.50–£3 / 0121 693 6333

Holy Trinity Church, Leeds

Sat 25 Apr

£1.50–£3

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Ye Olde English Fete

St George's Day celebration with circus skill workshops, fairground rides and stalls. There's also a bake off and a tug of war to bring out your competitive side. All profits go to the British Red Cross.

Queen's Park, Stoke-on-Trent

Sat 25 Apr

Free

The Alternative and Burlesque Fair

Clothing, accessories and jewellery for all your alt, fetish, goth, steampunk and burlesque needs. There's over 50 vendors, plus burlesque, aerial and cabaret shows on the day.

The Ritz, Manchester

Sat 11 Jul

£6 / 0161 236 3234

Antique, Vintage & Collectors Fayre

Collectables fair with a variety of stands. Car parking on-site.

Belper Town Football Club

Sun 3 May

Free / 07870 895390

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Antique, Vintage, Craft and Collectors Fair

All kinds of vintage, craft, antique and collectors things, with over 34 stalls and free valuations on items.

Thirsk Farmers Auction Mart

Sat 9 May

£0.80

Sat 20 Jun

£0.80

Sat 21 Nov

£0.80

Antiques, Vintage and Collectors Fair

Up to 60 stalls filled with all kinds of vintage and antique goodies. No dogs.

Town Hall, Burton-on-Trent

Sun 7 Jun

£2.50 (Children free) / 07772 349431

Art on the Exchange

Artists and performers – including in visual art, street theatre and music – show off their talent in Royal Exchange Square. Presented by Art on Scotland.

Royal Exchange Square, Glasgow

Sat 2 May

Free / 07889 797022

Sun 3 May

Free / 07889 797022

Sat 6 Jun

Free / 07889 797022

…and 15 more dates until 5 Dec

Artisan & Collectors Fair

Arts, crafts, collectables, antiques and vintage fashion.

Byre Theatre, St Andrews

Sun 3 May

Free

Sun 26 Jul

Free

Artisan and Collectors Fair

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

Bonar Hall, Dundee

Sun 10 May

Free / 01382 434940

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