Days out, Fun fair

30 events

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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

Dunbar Civic Week

A week-long programme of community events starting with a parade from Bleachingfield Centre to Lauderdale Park commencing noon on Sat 16 Jun.

The Bleachingfield Centre, Dunbar

Sun 16 Jun

Free

  • 11:30 – 16:00

Mon 17 Jun

Free

  • 11:30 – 16:00

Tue 18 Jun

Free

  • 11:30 – 16:00
…and 5 more dates until 23 Jun

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

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

Chelmarsh Village Fete

Traditional fete with donkey rides, pig roasts, morris dancers and lots of stalls full of cakes, plants, books, tombolas and more.

Recreation Ground, Bridgnorth

Sat 13 Jul

£2 (Children free)

  • 14:00 – 17:30

Cromford Steam Rally

Steam and vintage event.

High Acres Farm, Alfreton

Sat 3 Aug

£5–£10 / 01629 534487

  • 08:30 – 17:00

Inverness Highland Games

The biggest Highland Games staged in the North of Scotland with a full programme of heavy events, athletics, piping, dancing and traditional music. Featuring the 2009 Masters World Championship with over 100 Heavies.

Bught Park, Inverness

Sat 20 Jul

£10 (Seniors £5; under 12s free; Students £5) / 01463 785006

  • 11:00 – 18:00

The Bridge Family Festival Day

Summer festivities with live music, children’s activities, sports tasters, swimming pool party, community stalls and more.

The Bridge, Glasgow

Sun 28 Jul

Free / 0141 276 9696

  • 12:00 – 16:00

The Bucks Town Country Show

Fun day out for the entire family with Jonathan Marshall, a horse stuntsman from TV series Poldark and Game of Thrones, motorbike stunt teams, falconry displays, cookery demonstrations and more.

The Rye, High Wycombe

Sat 13 Jul

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Sun 14 Jul

  • 11:00 – 18:00

Castle Douglas Soap Box Derby

Community event aiming to promote the town of Castle Douglas.

Castle Douglas Town Hall

Sun 7 Jul

Free / 01387 253 383

  • 12:00

City of Perth Halloween Parade and Fun Night

Celebrate the spookiest time of year with the Grand Halloween Parade through Perth city centre. There's also live music and dance, storytelling, face painting and fun fair rides. Practise your best witches scream and prepare a fancy dress costume to be in with winning a prize in the competitions.

Horsecross Plaza, Perth

Sat 26 Oct

Free / 01738 475728

  • 17:30 – 21:00

Fairy Day

A fairy-themed day filled with activities for the entire family.

World Horse Welfare, Aboyne

Sun 30 Jun

£4–£5 / 01339 887186

The Havering Show

A weekend of music with Asward, Alison Limerick, Mr Soul, Toploader and tribute acts.

Harrow Lodge Park, Hornchurch

Sun 25 Aug

£3

  • 11:00 – 19:00

Mon 26 Aug

£3

  • 11:00 – 19:00

The Royal Highland Show

Part agricultural show, part food festival, part family fun day out, with everything from motor, equine and craft programmes to food and drink and children's activities.

Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh

Thu 20 Jun

Times vary / £8–£24 / 0131 335 6200

Fri 21 Jun

Times vary / £8–£24 / 0131 335 6200

Sat 22 Jun

Times vary / £8–£24 / 0131 335 6200

Sun 23 Jun

Times vary / £8–£24 / 0131 335 6200

Sandymoor Fete

Series of activities and entertainment for the entire family, including craft stalls, wellie throwing and fayre games.

Sandymoor Village Green

Sat 13 Jul

Free

  • 12:00

Ayr Holy Fair Armed Forces Day and Pipes in the Park

Annual gathering in the town of Ayr with a pipe band competition, military attractions, stalls, a dog show and so much more, in support of Armed Forces Day.

Low Green, Ayr

Sat 22 Jun

Free

  • 12:00 – 16:00

The Essex Country Show

Classic country show with horse displays, cookery demonstrations, dog shows and more.

Weald Country Park, Brentwood

Sat 28 Sep

£7.50 (£7; Children £3; under 5s free) / 01277 200305

Sun 29 Sep

£7.50 (£7; Children £3; under 5s free) / 01277 200305

Family Fun Day

Trump International, Scotland & Love Rara are pleased to present a fun-filled afternoon for the whole family. Set within the Trump Estate marquee on the lawn of the MacLeod House & Lodge, children will be entertained by favourite characters who will guide them through musical and interactive games from…

Trump International, Balmedie

Sun 25 Aug

£20 One Child per adult goes free / +441358743300

Hamilton Beer Festival and Family Fun Day

You will not be short for choice at this beer festival, with plenty of options including ales, ciders, wines, proseccos, gins, and even non-alcoholic drinks.

Hamilton Rugby Club

Sat 10 Aug

£6–£10 / 01698 200021

Hornes Giant Wristband Funfair

Fun fair at Craigie Park with plenty of attractions.

Craigie Park, Ayr

Tue 15 Oct

£9.99 wristband

  • 14:00 – 20:00

The Kent Country Show

Fun day out for the entire family with Jonathan Marshall, a horse stuntsman from TV series Poldark and Game of Thrones, motorbike stunt teams, falconry displays, cookery demonstrations and more.

Quex Park & Powell-Cotton Museum, Birchington

Sun 25 Aug

01843 842168

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Mon 26 Aug

01843 842168

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Northampton Town Festival

A fun filled throwback to the iconic Northampton Town Show, with stalls and bars from local traders, chill out tents, live music, funfair rides, kids zone, fireworks, stunts and shows, and, of course, the balloons.

The Racecourse, Northampton

Sat 6 Jul

Free / 01604 639 250

  • 10:30 – 23:00

Sun 7 Jul

Free / 01604 639 250

  • 10:30 – 23:00

The Nostalgia Show

Festival celebrating 'the good old days', with vintage car shows, traditional fairground rides, live music and more.

Stansted Park, Rowland's Castle

Fri 28 Jun

£11 / 07927953815

Sat 29 Jun

£11 / 07927953815

Sun 30 Jun

£11 / 07927953815

Perth Christmas Lights Switch-On

Watch the festive lights being switched on and enjoy live music, entertainment, reindeer, a variety of street vendors selling food and drink and the Christmas parade led by Santa.

City Centre, Perth

Sat 16 Nov

Free / 01738 475728

  • 14:00 – 21:00

King Edward Street, Perth

Sat 16 Nov

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01738 475728

Part of Perth Winter Festival.

Perth's Festive Feast

The Christmas lights switch-on fun continues with a celebration of some of the best and most creative of Perthshire food and drink.

City Centre, Perth

Sun 17 Nov

Free / 01738 638353

  • 12:00 – 17:00