Days out, Fairs

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London Book Fair

The annual global marketplace for rights negotiation, a must for everyone in the book industry.

Olympia, London W14

Tue 14 Apr

Olympia Grand

£35 but conference admission is booked separately / 02073 851200

Wed 15 Apr

Olympia Grand

£35 but conference admission is booked separately / 02073 851200

Thu 16 Apr

Olympia Grand

£35 but conference admission is booked separately / 02073 851200

Made in Assynt – Lochinver Craft and Produce Markets

Craft and produce from the North West Highlands.

Lochinver Village Hall

Fri 3 Apr

Free / 01571 844262

Fri 8 May

Free / 01571 844262

Fri 29 May

Free / 01571 844262

…and 7 more dates until 2 Oct

Maker Faire UK

A family-friendly festival of invention and creativity, with over 300 crafters, coders and DIYers from around the world, plus a whole host of workshops and speakers.

Centre For Life, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sat 25 Apr

£9.95 (Children £6.45; Under 2s free; Family £24.10) / 0191 243 8210

Sun 26 Apr

£9.95 (Children £6.45; Under 2s free; Family £24.10) / 0191 243 8210

Marymass Festival

Traditional and contemporary events including the Crowning of the Marymass Queen and the Marymass Folk Festival (Aug 20–24). This historic event dates back to the 17th century and celebrates history, tradition and heritage.

Various venues: Irvine

Thu 13 Aug

Times & prices vary

Fri 14 Aug

Times & prices vary

Sat 15 Aug

Times & prices vary

…and 9 more dates until 24 Aug

Midpex

Stamp collectors unite! Midpex is back, featuring specialist societies with local, national and international dealers covering all aspect of Philatel.

Warwickshire Exhibition Centre, Leamington Spa

Sat 4 Jul

01926 614101

  • 10:00 – 16:00 Midpex Warwickshire Exhibition Centre, Leamington Spa
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Militaria Fair

Arms and Armour UK present a militaria fair featuring helmets, uniforms, medals, coins, badges, books and more.

The Leisure Centre, Milton Keynes

Sun 10 May

£4 / 01832 274050

Sun 8 Nov

£4 / 01832 274050

Modified Live

Souped-up motors, trade stands, stunt shows and competitions.

Cadwell Park Circuit, Louth

Sat 25 Apr

£12 (Children free) / 0843 453 9000

Nostalgic Wedding Fair

Take inspiration from a variety of vintage wedding suppliers, from sepia-toned photographers to vintage dresses.

Stansted Park, Rowland's Castle

Sun 8 Mar

£2.50 donation going to St Wilfrid's Hospice. / 07927 953815

Oban Winter Festival

The coastal town gets frosty with a series of activities, films and light shows to celebrate the fluffy white season that carries the year to a close. There's even a chance Santa might stop by, when he gets a break from all that present preparation.

Various venues: Oban

Fri 20 Nov

Times & prices vary

Sat 21 Nov

Times & prices vary

Sun 22 Nov

Times & prices vary

…and 7 more dates until 29 Nov

Orkney County Show

An agricultural show with horse, livestock, poultry and dog competitions along with nearly 100 trade stands featuring crafts and produce.

Bignold Park, Kirkwall

Sat 8 Aug

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01856 771441

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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 28 Mar

Free / 0131 555 7100

Sat 25 Apr

Free / 0131 555 7100

Sat 30 May

Free / 0131 555 7100

…and 6 more dates until 28 Nov

Pebsham Community Association Easter Fayre

An Easter Fayre complete with the Pebsham Princess competition.

Pebsham Community Centre, Bexhill-on-Sea

Sat 28 Mar

Free / 07531 987044

Pre-Sixties Vintage and Collectables Fair

A fair full of vintage clothing, accessories and collectables, plus tea and cake from the ladies at the Leicester WI. Part of the proceeds are being donated to Macmillan Nurses.

Quorn Village Hall, Loughborough

Sun 2 Aug

£1 / 01509 414 287

Richmond Christmas Fair

Food, drink and stands full of festive gifts. There's also entertainment, lights and some good ol' seasonal fun.

Richmond Town Hall

Sun 6 Dec

Free

Royal National Mod

A Scottish classic, raising a toast to Gaelic language and culture in all its forms. Competitions, concerts, shinty, dancing, drama, literature and more, courtesy of An Comunn Gàidhealach (The Highland Association).

Various venues: Oban

Fri 9 Oct

Times & prices vary

Sat 10 Oct

Times & prices vary

Sun 11 Oct

Times & prices vary

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Scotfairs Antique & Collectors Fair

A large selection of collectables old and new, from rare treasures for the connoisseur to interesting and affordable pieces for anyone and everyone.

Albert Halls, Stirling

Sat 7 Mar

£1.50 (children free) / 01786 473544

Sat 4 Apr

£1.50 (Children free) / 01786 473544

Sat 2 May

£1.50 (Children free) / 01786 473544

…and 5 more dates until 3 Oct

Scotland's Hungama Festival at M&D's

A diverse festival with Indian music, dance and song and stalls selling food, drink, fashion, jewellery and mehndi.

M&D's Scotland's Theme Park, Motherwell

Sun 26 Jul

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01698 333777

Scottish Home Show

More than 100 exhibitors all weekend give tips and advice on transforming your home, with displays from kitchen and bathroom designers, soft furnishings and furniture.

Aberdeen Exhibition & Conference Centre (AECC)

Fri 25 Sep

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed / 0844 477 9000

Sat 26 Sep

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed / 0844 477 9000

Sun 27 Sep

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed / 0844 477 9000

The Scottish Kids Show

Retail and advice from birth to teenager, with more than 100 exhibits plus live shows.

Aberdeen Exhibition & Conference Centre (AECC)

Sat 27 Jun

£10 / 0844 477 9000

Sun 28 Jun

£10 / 0844 477 9000

Scottish Mod Rally

Celebrate all things mod with two days of record and clothes fairs and two nights of live music and DJs, including The Beatroots. Includes a scooter competition and a ride out on Sunday.

Various venues: Troon

Sat 2 May

Times vary / £7–£15 / 0141 204 5151

Sun 3 May

Times vary / £7–£15 / 0141 204 5151

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Scottish Quilt Fair

Workshops, demonstrations and exhibitors selling a wide range of fabrics and accessories.

Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh

Fri 25 Sep

Times & prices to be confirmed / 0131 335 6200

Scottish Transport Extravaganza

Vintage and classic transport show with over 1,000 vehicle exhibits and an additional 150 stands offering amusements, attractions and catering. Dogs are welcome but must be kept on a lead at all times.

Glamis Castle

Sat 11 Jul

Times to be confirmed / £8–£10 (£5–£6; Children £5–£6) / 01307 840311

Sun 12 Jul

Times to be confirmed / £8–£10 (£5–£6; Children £5–£6) / 01307 840311

Shopping Fair

A shopping fair featuring over 40 exhibitors, with everything from craft and gifts to food on offer.

Himley Hall, Dudley

Sat 14 Mar

Sun 15 Mar

Tatton Park, Knutsford

Fri 3 Apr

Prices to be confirmed

Sat 4 Apr

Prices to be confirmed

Sun 5 Apr

Prices to be confirmed

Mon 6 Apr

Prices to be confirmed

Sloans Wedding Fayre

Wedding fair featuring the Little Birds Market, including more than 25 modern and vintage sellers, plus a chance to check out Sloans as a venue. Free bubbly on arrival and complimentary hair and make-up advice.

Sloans, Glasgow

Sun 13 Sep

Free / 0141 221 8886

Sun 7 Feb 2016

Free / 0141 221 8886

Sotterley Country Fair

Demonstrations, displays and stalls with something for all the family. Money raised goes to the Chedgrave MS Therapy Centre and Macmillian Nurses.

Sotterley Hall

Sun 28 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 01502 575667

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