Days out

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ButeFest

A three-day family-friendly music festival taking place of the picturesque Isle of Bute.

Ettrick Bay Butefest, Rothesay

Fri 26 Jul

£5.50–£53.50

Sat 27 Jul

£5.50–£53.50

Sun 28 Jul

£5.50–£53.50

Candy Making Masterclasses from Spun Candy

Put your sweet tooth to the test at this candy making workshop.

Spun Candy Spitalfields, London E1

Tue 25 Jun

£30–£170

  • 09:00 – 18:00

Wed 26 Jun

£30–£170

  • 09:00 – 18:00

Thu 27 Jun

£30–£170

  • 09:00 – 18:00
…and 324 more dates until 17 May 2020

Charity Garden Opening - 101 Greenbank Crescent

The garden is behind the house, on a steeply sloped site which looks over Braidburn Valley Park, with views to the Pentland hills. Winding paths and steps join a variety of distinct areas and terraces, each with a different character. In ten years of opening we have gradually changed and overhauled these, aiming to have…

101 Greenbank Crescent, Edinburgh

Mon 24 Jun

Times vary / £4 (Children free)

By arrangement

Tue 25 Jun

Times vary / £4 (Children free)

By arrangement

Wed 26 Jun

Times vary / £4 (Children free)

By arrangement

…and 95 more dates until 29 Sep

Charity Garden Opening - Blair House, Blair Estate

Blair has beautiful landscaped gardens, with a collection of trees dating back to the 19th-century. Over the past seven years, the gardens have been undergoing restoration, with new beds created including a collection of rhododendrons, magnolias and azaleas. At our opening in February enjoy beautiful displays of…

Blair House, Dalry

Mon 24 Jun

Times vary / £5 (Children free) / 01294 833100

By arrangement

Tue 25 Jun

Times vary / £5 (Children free) / 01294 833100

By arrangement

Wed 26 Jun

Times vary / £5 (Children free) / 01294 833100

By arrangement

…and 188 more dates until 31 Dec

Christmas Carol Singalong

  • Directed by: Jonathan Cohen (cond)

A mixed program of festive favourites to classic carols.

Barbican Centre, London EC2Y

Sun 22 Dec

Hall

£48.88–£56 / 020 7638 8891

Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

Tue 24 Dec

£42.63–£49.38 / 0844 907 9000

Royal Festival Hall, London SE1

Sat 14 Dec

£45.50–£57 / 0844 875 0073

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Zippo's Cirque Berserk!

  • 4 stars

A large-scale family circus show with jugglers, acrobats, aerialists, dancers, musicians and stuntmen.

Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea

Wed 18 Sep

Times to be confirmed / £15.50–£25.50 / 01702 351135

Thu 19 Sep

Times to be confirmed / £15.50–£25.50 / 01702 351135

Fri 20 Sep

Times to be confirmed / £15.50–£25.50 / 01702 351135

…and 2 more dates until 22 Sep

Hove Lawns, Brighton

Tue 27 Aug

£10.50–£27.50 (Children £9–£21.50)

Wed 28 Aug

£10.50–£27.50 (Children £9–£21.50)

Thu 29 Aug

£10.50–£27.50 (Children £9–£21.50)

…and 5 more dates until 3 Sep

Pleasance @ EICC, Edinburgh

Fri 2 Aug

Times to be confirmed / £10–£19.50

Sat 3 Aug

Times to be confirmed / £10–£19.50

Sun 4 Aug

Times to be confirmed / £10–£19.50

…and 21 more dates until 25 Aug

Corby Highland Gathering

Join in with one of the town's big events: the Highland Gathering has Highland dancing, pipe bands and much more.

Charter Field, Corby

Sat 13 Jul

07737 958997

  • 09:30 – 22:30

£5 Weekend Ticket, valid for Saturday and Sunday / 07737 958997

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Sun 14 Jul

07737 958997

  • 09:30 – 22:30

Dunure Festival of the Sea

An annual celebration of traditional and modern music, maritime history, watersports and food.

Dunure Harbour

Sat 20 Jul

Free

  • 13:00 – 23:00

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 Skye Festival: Fèis an Eilein

This summer arts festival began in 1991 and celebrates island culture and performing arts with a strong focus on Scottish traditional music. Events include charity cafes, art exhibitions, theatre, ceilidhs, environmental days and a community-led fringe programme of house concerts.

Various venues: Isle of Skye, Isle Of Skye

Wed 3 Jul

Times to be confirmed / prices vary / 01471 844207

Thu 4 Jul

Times to be confirmed / prices vary / 01471 844207

Fri 5 Jul

Times to be confirmed / prices vary / 01471 844207

…and 49 more dates until 23 Aug

Folk at the Farm - Shropshire Folklore, Story and Music Festival

A festival in a day! Celebrate Folklore, stories & music at the wonderful Acton Scott Historic Farm (Famed Victorian Farm BBC TV) nestled within the Shropshire hills landscape. Tranquillity, farm animals, storytelling, folklore, folk music, folk art exhibition, stalls, food, bar, family activity paddock, pop up…

Acton Scott Historic Working Farm, Church Stretton

Sat 20 Jul

£15 Adult (in advance) (£9 OAP (in advance); Children £5 Child (in advance); Family £30 2 adults & up to 3 children (in advance)) / 01694 781306

Glasgow's West End Beer Festival

Two-day celebration of craft beer, with live music to boot.

Hillhead Sports Club, Glasgow

Fri 5 Jul

£8

  • 18:00 – 00:00

Sat 6 Jul

£8

  • 12:00 – 00:00

Kathak Dance Beginners

Discover the world of Kathak dance on this beginners course taught by renowned Kathak dancer and choreographer Nahid Siddiqui with live musical accompaniment from Hassan Mohyeddin.

MAC (Midlands Arts Centre), Birmingham

Tue 25 Jun

Performance Studio

£119 (£108) / 0121 446 3232

Tue 2 Jul

Performance Studio

£119 (£108) / 0121 446 3232

Tue 9 Jul

Performance Studio

£119 (£108) / 0121 446 3232

Tue 16 Jul

Performance Studio

£119 (£108) / 0121 446 3232

London in the Sky

Enjoy a meal sat at a table suspended 100ft in the air.

The O2 Arena, London SE10

Tue 25 Jun

£99–£129 / 0844 856 0202

  • 09:00 – 23:30

Wed 26 Jun

£99–£129 / 0844 856 0202

  • 09:00 – 23:30

Thu 27 Jun

£99–£129 / 0844 856 0202

  • 09:00 – 23:30
…and 18 more dates until 15 Jul

Loud in London Festival

A festival with over 300 live bands at 15 of London’s coolest underground venues over ten fun filled weekends in August.

O2 Academy Islington, London N1

Sat 6 Jul

£8 / 020 3325 9739

Thu 11 Jul

£8 / 020 3325 9739

Fri 19 Jul

£8 / 020 3325 9739

…and 10 more dates until 9 Nov

Millport Country Music Festival

A rootin' tootin' weekend of country and western gigs across several venues on Great Cumbrae. The 2019 event marks the festival’s 25th anniversary year.

Various Venues, Millport

Fri 30 Aug

Times to be confirmed / £tbc

Sat 31 Aug

Times to be confirmed / £tbc

Sun 1 Sep

Times to be confirmed / £tbc

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

Night Market

Evening market with live music, local crafts, fresh food and drink.

Balgove Larder, St Andrews

Tue 2 Jul

Free / 01334 898145

  • 17:00 – 21:00

Tue 6 Aug

Free / 01334 898145

  • 17:00 – 21:00

Tue 3 Sep

Free / 01334 898145

  • 17:00 – 21:00
…and 2 more dates until 4 Dec

The Portstewart Community Red Sails Festival

There's fun for all the family at this festival, with a variety of storytelling, magic and puppet shows, Victorian-themed workshops, fancy dress competitions, street theatre, live music and more.

The Crescent, Portstewart

Mon 22 Jul

Times vary / Free / 028 7034 4723

Tue 23 Jul

Times vary / Free / 028 7034 4723

Wed 24 Jul

Times vary / Free / 028 7034 4723

…and 3 more dates until 27 Jul

Santa Pod

Watch fast races at the home of FIA European Drag Racing Championships.

Santa Pod Raceway, Wellingborough

Mon 24 Jun

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed / 01234 782828

Tue 25 Jun

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed / 01234 782828

Wed 26 Jun

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed / 01234 782828

…and 122 more dates until 26 Oct

Stockbridge Market

Next to the Water of Leith every Sunday all year round since 2011. 10am to 5pm, the market’s combination of top quality artisan producers, farmers and takeaway food stalls make it a fabulous Sunday treat. Regular stallholders include Au Gourmand’s artisan bread and pastries, Ridleys Fish and Game, Caithness Smokedhouse's…

Stockbridge Market, Edinburgh

Sun 30 Jun

Free / 0131 261 6181

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 7 Jul

Free / 0131 261 6181

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 14 Jul

Free / 0131 261 6181

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 76 more dates until 27 Dec 2020

The Stowmarket Food & Drink Festival

Traders from across the region offer samples and delicious produce for sale.

Market Place, Stowmarket

Sun 7 Jul

Free

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Summer Fair at Ingliston Country Club

A week of family activities, entertainment and food and craft markers.

Ingliston Country Club, Bishopton

Sun 30 Jun

Free

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Fri 5 Jul

Free

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Sunday Market

Market with a wide range of stalls featuring art, craft, food and various bric-a-brac on sale.

Farm Shop & Cafe At The Mart, East Linton

Sun 30 Jun

Free / 01620 860010

  • 09:30 – 14:30

Sun 7 Jul

Free / 01620 860010

  • 09:30 – 14:30

Sun 14 Jul

Free / 01620 860010

  • 09:30 – 14:30
…and 23 more dates until 22 Dec

Victoria Crowe: 50 Years of Painting

A major retrospective of the work of artist Victoria Crowe, with over 150 paintings from all periods of her career.

City Art Centre, Edinburgh

Wed 26 Jun

£6 (£4.50; Children £3) / 0131 529 3993

Thu 27 Jun

£6 (£4.50; Children £3) / 0131 529 3993

Fri 28 Jun

£6 (£4.50; Children £3) / 0131 529 3993

…and 76 more dates until 12 Oct