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West End Festival

Taking over the West End of Glasgow, the festival treats the ears to a great musical line-up, tantalises all the senses with a carnival, and delves into the creative depths of local studios and exhibitions with the Hidden Lane open days.

Various venues: Glasgow

Sat 29 Jun

Times & prices vary / 0141 341 0844

Sun 30 Jun

Times & prices vary / 0141 341 0844

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

Sat 29 Jun

Free entry, pay for individual rides

  • 12:00 – 22:00

Sun 30 Jun

Free entry, pay for individual rides

  • 13:00 – 21:00

Concerts in the Park

Concert in the park summer series with music from the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.

Sutton Park, Boldmere Gate Entrance, Sutton Coldfield

Sat 29 Jun

£25 (£15)

  • 15:30 – 23:00

Circus Funtasia

All-human circus with acrobatic, comedy and aerial performers.

Monkton Park, Chippenham

Sat 29 Jun

£8 / 07706168507

Sun 30 Jun

£8 / 07706168507

Glasgow Comic Con

Glasgow Comic Con is a highly popular annual event which focuses on showcasing sequential art, and will once again host a wide range of established and up-and-coming creators from all across the globe.

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall

Sat 29 Jun

£11.00 (includes booking fee) / 0141 352 4900

Truckfest

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

Three Counties Showground, Malvern

Sat 29 Jun

£14 (Children £5; Family £33) / 01775 768661

  • 09:00 – 17:30

Sun 30 Jun

£14 (Children £5; Family £33) / 01775 768661

  • 09:00 – 17:30

Royal Greenwich Get Together

A day out celebrating the military traditions of the borough, but with lots of kids' activities including a pop-up circus theatre, a community parade and street food, bars and a farmers' market.

Artillery Square, Woolwich

Sat 29 Jun

Free

  • 12:00 – 18:00

General Gordon Square, London SE18

Sat 29 Jun

Free

  • 12:00 – 18:00

Mum2Mum Market

This pop up baby and children's market features stalls manned by mums selling to other mums. Buy and sell children's clothes and maternity wear, equipment, toys and prams. Sellers must book a stall in advance.

De La Salle School, Saint Helens

Sat 29 Jun

£2 Adults (Children free) / 01744 20511

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Portslade Summer Fayre

A summer fair held by Brighton Lions.

Portslade Recreation Ground

Sun 30 Jun

Free

  • 13:00 – 17:00

Weird Plants by Chris Thorogood

Venus fly trap by Chris Thorogood

Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh

Sat 29 Jun

Free / 0131 248 2909

Sun 30 Jun

Free / 0131 248 2909

Revolution Pro Wrestling

Wrestling evening.

Victoria Warehouse, Manchester

Sat 29 Jun

£17.75–£56.25 / 0161 660 7000

Magic of Thailand Festival

Two day event highlighting the tastes of Thailand and Thai culture, organised by the Magic of Thailand.

Platt Fields Park, Manchester

Sat 29 Jun

£4–£5 (Children free) / 0161 224 0020

  • 10:00 – 19:00

Sun 30 Jun

£4–£5 (Children free) / 0161 224 0020

  • 10:00 – 19:00

Race For Life: Pretty Muddy

Time to get dirty. Pretty Muddy is Race for Life's 5k obstacle course. Crawl under nets, slip down slides and clamber over inflatables to help raise funds for Cancer Research UK. The event is for all abilities; walk it, run it or dance your way around the course.

Blackheath Common, London SE3

Sun 30 Jun

£10 / 0300 123 0770

  • 10:00 – 14:00

The Ballroom Boys

Strictly Come Dancing stars Ian Waite and Vincent Simone dance the night away to various styles, including the tango, waltz, quickstep, paso doble and more.

Burnley Mechanics

Sat 29 Jun

£27 (£26) / 01282 664400

Southport Theatre and Floral Hall Complex

Sun 30 Jun

£28–£55 / 0844 871 3021

Classic cars and bikes show

See the display of classic cars and motorcycles from Teesside Yesteryear Motor Club on the front lawn this summer.

National Trust: Ormesby Hall, Middlesbrough

Sun 30 Jun

Children £3 Admission applies / 01642 324188

Galashiels Braw Lads Gathering

A series of events to commemorate the time in 1337 when a group of Galashiels lads defeated English raiders in a field of wild plums. Yes, plums.

Various venues: Galashiels

Sat 29 Jun

Times & prices to be confirmed

Sun 30 Jun

Times & prices to be confirmed

Loire Valley London Events

Wine tasting events around London.

JM Gallery, London W11

Sat 29 Jun

Free / 020 7243 6121

Sun 30 Jun

Free / 020 7243 6121

Oor Wullie's Big Bucket Trail

Track down the 200 designed Oor Wullie statues and 350 mini sculptures scattered around Glasgow, Edinburgh, Aberdeen, Dundee, Inverness and beyond, before they're reunited for a two-day exhibition and then auctioned off for charity.

Various venues: Scotland

Sat 29 Jun

Free

  • 09:00

Sun 30 Jun

Free

  • 09:00

Revolution Festival

Family day out at the Falkirk Wheel, featuring the Lock'n'Paddle, food stalls, live music, laser tag and more.

The Falkirk Wheel

Sat 29 Jun

Free / 08700 500208

Championship Boxing

Championship boxing bout.

York Hall Leisure Centre, London E2

Sat 29 Jun

£40–£100 / 020 8980 2243

Foodies Festival

Michelin starred and award-winning chefs cook up a storm at this year's festival dedicated to epicureans, as well as offerings from local producers and workshops for food lovers young and old.

Parkers Piece, Cambridge

Sat 29 Jun

£0–£38 (£17; Children free; Family £38) / 0844 248 5142

Sun 30 Jun

£0–£38 (£17; Children free; Family £38) / 0844 248 5142

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 29 Jun

Free / 0131 555 7100

  • 10:00 – 15:00

Prosecco, Gin & Dance Maidstone

We’re super excited to announce the return of Prosecco, Gin & Dance to Mote Park in 2019! Expect new and improved event features, such as: - A specialist gin and prosecco cocktail area! - More live entertainment, including the best Take That tribute band in the country! - A Prosecco theatre for added sparkle to…

Mote Park, Maidstone

Sat 29 Jun

£14–£25.20

Summer in Battersea Park

Have all the fun in the sun at Battersea Park, with food and drink stalls out every weekend and a range of family-friendly activities, from movie screenings and live music to the annual Battersea Park Dog Show.

Battersea Park, London SW11

Sat 29 Jun

Sun 30 Jun

The Chester Antiques, Collectors & Vintage Fair

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

Northgate Arena Leisure Centre, Chester

Sat 29 Jun

£2 (£1) / 07816 220136

  • 09:00 – 15:30