Before 12pm, Food & drink

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The Great Scottish Beer Celebration

A beer festival celebrating Scottish brewing, with 18 small breweries pouring a wide range of beer styles, plus music from the folk behind Shout Bamala and a selection of street food vendors.

Barras Art & Design Centre, Glasgow

Sat 14 Mar

Prices to be confirmed / 0141 946 3020

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

The Whisky Stramash

A chance to sample as many different whiskies as you think you can handle, also promising 'mystery, entertainment, comicality and madcap pioneering.'

Surgeon's Hall, Edinburgh

Sat 23 May

£17.05–£28.60 / 0844 481 8898

Portobello Farmers' Market

Held in Brighton Park, five minutes’ walk from Portobello’s High Street, the market sells a range of local and organic vegetables and fruit in season, meat, fish, baking, and local crafts. Stallholders vary, but regulars include Windsheil Farm’s organic beef, lamb, mutton, Tamworth pork and eggs; Supernature Oil…

Brighton Park, Edinburgh

Sat 7 Mar

Free

Quartermile Market

Monthly market selling products by local designers, makers and artists as well as street food. There's even something to keep the dog happy with a stall specialising in cupcakes for dogs.

Lister Square, Edinburgh

Fri 6 Mar

Free / 0845 000 2525

Fri 3 Apr

Free / 0845 000 2525

Fri 1 May

Free / 0845 000 2525

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Mother's Day at the Royal Yacht Britannia

Treat mum to a glass of Champagne, along with a selection of scones, cakes, soup and sandwiches. There is also tea infused gin and raspberry gin on the menu specially for Mother’s Day. It is Mother's Ruin after all.

Royal Yacht Britannia, Edinburgh

Sun 15 Mar

£14 (£12.50; Children £8.50 under 5s free; Family £40) / 0131 555 5566

Admission charges apply.

Six Nations Lunch

Rugby and grub – what more do you need during the Six Nations? Enjoy a Thai meal before or after the game.

Chaophraya, Edinburgh

Wed 4 Mar

Prices vary / 0131 226 7614

Thu 5 Mar

Prices vary / 0131 226 7614

Fri 6 Mar

Prices vary / 0131 226 7614

…and 15 more dates until 21 Mar

Artisan and Collectors Fair

Art, knitwear, furniture, clothing, food and drink and more at this fair from Carnaby Markets.

Bonar Hall, Dundee

Sun 10 May

Free / 01382 434940

Brunch Bingo

Fun brunch bingo session.

The Well, London EC1V

Sat 7 Mar

£2 / 020 7251 9363

Sat 4 Apr

£2 / 020 7251 9363

Sat 2 May

£2 / 020 7251 9363

…and 6 more dates until 7 Nov

Helensburgh & Lomond Real Ale Festival

A charity event run by the local Round Table, this year there's over 50 of Scotland's finest real ales on offer as well as a range of ciders and food, all in a lochside setting. Music accompaniment includes blues, rock and ceilidh.

Helensburgh Sailing Club

Sat 16 May

Prices vary

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Mother's Day Afternoon Tea

This award-winning afternoon tea features a selection of fine sandwiches, scones and pastries, specially for Mothers Day. As if that isn't classy enough, there's also a harpist.

Palm Court, Edinburgh

Sun 15 Mar

£29–£45 / 0131 556 2414

Mother's Day at Browns

Treat the mother in your life to a special Mother's Day breakfast involving imaginative variations on eggs, and/or a two- or three-course dinner. Booking is essential.

Browns Bar & Brasserie, Glasgow

Sun 15 Mar

£5–£9 / 0141 221 7828

Breakfast

£19.95–£23.95 / 0141 221 7828

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

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 6 Mar

Free / 0131 558 9644

Fri 13 Mar

Free / 0131 558 9644

Fri 20 Mar

Free / 0131 558 9644

…and 68 more dates until 8 Jul 2016

Wee Dub Sunday Social

Laidback Sunday session of good music and Jamaican food, special cocktails, kids reggae disco and kids dub station.

Hemma, Edinburgh

Sun 8 Mar

Free / 0131 629 3327

Part of Wee Dub Festival.

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Kenko Tea Bar Pop-up

New drinks brand Kenko has launched its first cold brew pop-up at Old Street Station.

Old Street Station, London EC1Y

Wed 4 Mar

Free

Thu 5 Mar

Free

Fri 6 Mar

Free

…and 30 more dates until 5 Apr

Mother's Day Fizz-For-A-Fiver

This Mother's Day, let London's Planet Hollywood get mother up close and almost-personal to some Hollywood awesomeness. Let's start with flutes of fizz at just £5 a pop! That's a taste of the luxury, celebrity lifestyle that everyone can afford.

Planet Hollywood, London SW1Y

Sun 15 Mar

£5

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

Fri 27 Mar

£7 / 0161 224 2020

Sat 28 Mar

£7 / 0161 224 2020

Sun 29 Mar

£7 / 0161 224 2020

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

Taster Day at The Tram Stop Market

Discover new tastes from local food and drink businesses.

Tram Stop Market, Edinburgh

Sat 14 Mar

Free / 0131 667 4058

Sat 11 Apr

Free / 0131 667 4058

Sat 9 May

Free / 0131 667 4058

…and 2 more dates until 11 Jul back to top

Urban Market

A curated market celebrating the curious, original and creative.

Drygate Brewery, Glasgow

Sun 15 Mar

Free / 0141 212 8810

Sun 5 Apr

Free / 0141 212 8810

Sun 19 Apr

Free / 0141 212 8810

Wakehurst Place Food Festival

Outstanding event for foodies and families alike, the Wakehurst Place Food Festival will take place in the grounds from 18-19 July. Wonderful local and specialist producers, talented chef demonstrations and a children's activity village. Fun for all

Wakehurst Place, Haywards Heath

Sat 18 Jul

Free

Sun 19 Jul

Free

Brunch Bingo

Just when you thought The Well's tasty Saturday brunches couldn't get any better, Brunch Bingo is back on Saturday 7th March! Top prizes include a £50 bar tab and a meal for two at any ETM venue, as well as bonus prizes throughout the game.

The Well, London EC1V

Sat 7 Mar

£2 / 020 7251 9363

Celebrate British Pie Week

Calling all pie lovers! In celebration of British Pie Week, indulge in our specially designed pie flight of three mini pies for £11.

The Well, London EC1V

Wed 4 Mar

Free / 020 7251 9363

Thu 5 Mar

Free / 020 7251 9363

Fri 6 Mar

Free / 020 7251 9363

…and 2 more dates until 8 Mar

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 back to top