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Juniper Green Farmers' Market

Launched in 2010, Juniper Green farmers’ market is held in the car park of the Juniper Green Dental Surgery on the fourth Saturday of the month. Some producers vary attendance with the seasons, but regular stallholders include Hopetoun Farm Shop, with their meats, game, vegetables, ready meals and preserves…

Juniper Green Village Hall

Sat 28 Mar

Free / 07528 530502

Sat 25 Apr

Free / 07528 530502

Sat 23 May

Free / 07528 530502

…and 6 more dates until 28 Nov

The Chester Antiques, Collectors & Vintage Fair

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

Northgate Arena Leisure Centre, Chester

Sat 28 Mar

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

Sat 25 Apr

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

Sat 30 May

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

…and 6 more dates until 28 Nov

Gin Festival

Over 100 varieties of gin will be available to taste and purchase as experts give talks and demonstrations, giving you tips how to pair the popular spirit and dropping in interesting facts about production.

Victoria Baths, Manchester

Sat 28 Mar

£7 / 0161 224 2020

Sun 29 Mar

£7 / 0161 224 2020

Waverley Market @ Platform 2

Fifty stalls set up in Waverley by Local Motive Markets, offering ethical and local products from fresh produce to crafts.

Waverley Station, Edinburgh

Fri 3 Apr

Free / 0131 558 9644

Fri 10 Apr

Free / 0131 558 9644

Fri 17 Apr

Free / 0131 558 9644

…and 64 more dates until 8 Jul 2016

Level's Best Craft & Farmers Markets

A sale of local food and crafts in the old stables.

National Trust: Montacute House

Sat 28 Mar

Free, plus admission £11.20, child £5.60, family £28 / 01935 823289

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The Cider Box Presents: First Pressings 2015

The Cider Box Presents The First Pressings Of 2015 Hosted in the rooftop WigWamBam 12pm.

The Queen Of Hoxton, London EC2A

Sat 28 Mar

£15; £22 Golden Ticket / 020 7422 0958

Gibside Farmers' Market

Buy fresh seasonal foods and high quality crafts direct from local producers, plus tasting and cooking demos.

National Trust: Gibside, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sat 4 Apr

Free / 01207 541820

Sat 18 Apr

Free / 01207 541820

Sat 2 May

Free / 01207 541820

Sat 16 May

Free / 01207 541820

Nottingham Tram Ale

Beer, trams and morris dancing: What more could you want?

The Vat & Fiddle, Nottingham

Sat 28 Mar

Free

Art Exhibition

An art exhibition with a difference at Rendezvous Cafe/Gallery.

Rendezvous Cafe, Brighton

Sat 28 Mar

Free / 01273 933940

Sun 29 Mar

Free / 01273 933940

Mon 30 Mar

Free / 01273 933940

…and 338 more dates until 2 Mar 2016

Bandstand Beer and Music Festival

The largest indie beer and music festival in the Highlands, boasting more than 140 real ales, ciders and craft beers from all over the world, including some brewed right here at home. Expect live music, specialty food, whisky, charity stalls and a barbecue.

Bandstand Bar and Restaurant, Nairn

Thu 2 Apr

By donation / 01667 452341

Live music programme includes The Kitty Black Band (3 Apr), Nairn District Pipe Band (4 Apr), Niz, Nico, Jim & Bert (4 Apr), Robin Lawrie (5 Apr), BIRO (10 Apr) and Dredd or Alive (11 Apr).

Fri 3 Apr

By donation / 01667 452341

Live music programme includes The Kitty Black Band (3 Apr), Nairn District Pipe Band (4 Apr), Niz, Nico, Jim & Bert (4 Apr), Robin Lawrie (5 Apr), BIRO (10 Apr) and Dredd or Alive (11 Apr).

Sat 4 Apr

By donation / 01667 452341

Live music programme includes The Kitty Black Band (3 Apr), Nairn District Pipe Band (4 Apr), Niz, Nico, Jim & Bert (4 Apr), Robin Lawrie (5 Apr), BIRO (10 Apr) and Dredd or Alive (11 Apr).

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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.

Alexandra Palace, London N22

Fri 3 Jul

Prices vary / 020 8365 2121

Sat 4 Jul

Prices vary / 020 8365 2121

Sun 5 Jul

Prices vary / 020 8365 2121

Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham

Fri 15 May

Prices vary

Sat 16 May

Prices vary

Sun 17 May

Prices vary

Clapham Common, London SW4

Fri 24 Jul

Prices vary

Sat 25 Jul

Prices vary

Sun 26 Jul

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Breakfast at Restaurant Mark Greenaway in aid of Bowel Cancer UK

Mark Greenway, patron for Bowel Cancer UK, prepares a breakfast at his North Castle Street restaurant in aid of the charity.

Restaurant Mark Greenaway, Edinburgh

Wed 1 Apr

pay what you want / 0131 226 1155

Cake International – The Sugarcraft, Cake Decorating and Baking Show

Chocolate, sugar, cake and a whole host of baking legends – it's all under one roof at Cake International.

ExCel, London E16

Sat 28 Mar

£12–£14 (Seniors £11–£13) / 01425 277988

Sun 29 Mar

£12–£14 (Seniors £11–£13) / 01425 277988

Easter Carvery Sunday Lunch

Enjoy a traditional Easter Sunday meal.

Kirkley Hall, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sun 5 Apr

£16.50 adv booking essential / 01670 841235

Fencebay Farmers' Market

This indoor farmer’s market hosts a revolving group of local suppliers, and takes place in the whitewashed cowshed at Fencefoot Farm in Fairlie on the last Sunday of the month. You can find local meats, game, fruit, vegetables, home baking, jams, honey and preserves, and alongside the food and drink stalls are garden…

Fencefoot Farm, Fairlie

Sun 29 Mar

Free

Sun 26 Apr

Free

Thu 21 May

Free

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Ideal Home Show Scotland

Make your house fantasies a reality with everything you need for redesigning and improving your home, with over 400 exhibitors and eight sectors under one roof.

SECC, Glasgow

Fri 22 May

£12 (£11) / 0141 248 3000

Sat 23 May

£12 (£11) / 0141 248 3000

Sun 24 May

£12 (£11) / 0141 248 3000

Mon 25 May

£12 (£11) / 0141 248 3000

Moet Academy – Bringing the Champagne Region to the Heart Of London

An educational wine experience, following classic wines from grape to glass.

Oxo Tower, London SE1

Sat 18 Apr

£40 / 020 7021 1686

Sun 19 Apr

£40 / 020 7021 1686

Oktoberfest

Party like you're in Bavaria, minus the plane fare. Drink the beer, eat the bratwurst, wear the lederhosen and party the night away, stein in hand. There's even a family-friendly Sunday lunch for the kinder.

West Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh

Sat 10 Oct

Free on Wed; £5 Thu & Sun; £10 Fri & Sat / 07435 428290

Part of Oktoberfest.

Old Town Street Food Festival

Edinburgh gets on the street food train in a big way with a multi-vendor street food festival. Get your paws on a range of delish dishes as you jam out to over 20 acts, including the Holy Ghosts, Crash Club, Acrylic, Indigo Velvet and Have Mercy Las Vegas.

The Three Sisters, Edinburgh

Sun 5 Apr

Free / 0131 622 6802

Sun 3 May

Free / 0131 622 6802

Sun 24 May

Free / 0131 622 6802

Something to Smile About 2015

Live music festival with something for everyone: food and drink, spoken word, circus performers, crafts and drumming workshops.

Thornensians Rugby Club, Doncaster

Sat 6 Jun

£10–£12 (under 12s £5–£6) / 01302 883 522

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Urban Market

A curated market celebrating the curious, original and creative.

Drygate Brewery, Glasgow

Sun 5 Apr

Free / 0141 212 8810

Sun 19 Apr

Free / 0141 212 8810

Ayrshire Food Fayre

Held by the Cook school in Kilmarnock, this monthly event is well-attended by local suppliers delivering a wide range of seasonal produce. Kids’ activities and hot food are also part of the day.

The Cook School Scotland, Kilmarnock

Sun 29 Mar

Free / 01563 550008

Sun 26 Apr

Free / 01563 550008

Sun 31 May

Free / 01563 550008

…and 7 more dates until 29 Nov

Brief Encounter Refreshment Room

Famous for the role it played in the 1945 film, Brief Encounter.

Brief Encounter Tea Rooms, Carnforth Station

Sat 28 Mar

Prices vary / 01542 735165

Sun 29 Mar

Prices vary / 01542 735165

Mon 30 Mar

Prices vary / 01542 735165

…and 276 more dates until 31 Dec

Cake, Bake and Food Festival

Hundreds of stalls offering cakes and cakes and other delights to make your tastebuds mighty happy.

Walpole Park, Gosport

Fri 22 May

£12–£30 (Under 13s £5; under 5s free; Seniors £12; Family £29) / 02393 787613

Sat 23 May

£12–£30 (Under 13s £5; under 5s free; Seniors £12; Family £29) / 02393 787613

Sun 24 May

£12–£30 (Under 13s £5; under 5s free; Seniors £12; Family £29) / 02393 787613

Mon 25 May

£18 (Children £8; Seniors £15) / 02393 787613

Celebrate With Chocolate

Decorating with chocolate, with the opportunity to decorate a sweet treat with a Birthday, Easter or Spring-time theme.

The Spinnaker Tower, Portsmouth

Sat 28 Mar

£9.50 (£8.50; Children £7.50) / 023 9285 7520

Sun 29 Mar

£9.50 (£8.50; Children £7.50) / 023 9285 7520

Mon 30 Mar

£9.50 (£8.50; Children £7.50) / 023 9285 7520

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