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The Big Swing Dance On the Gardens

Featuring a large vintage market and food trucks, daily swing dance lessons and the World's only Art Deco 78 rpm DJ sound system, spinning the hottest swing in a truly wonderful spot for a dance, back dropped by the river Thames in all it's glory!

Cutty Sark Gardens, London SE10

Sat 23 May

Free

Sun 24 May

Free

Mon 25 May

Free

Meadows Festival

Edinburgh's festival season kicks off with the Meadows Festival, which offers a local band line-up, dance groups, quirky performers and workshops amidst lots of family-friendly activities.

The Meadows, Edinburgh

Sat 6 Jun

Times vary / Free

Sun 7 Jun

Times vary / Free

French Conversation with Yakety Yak Language Cafe

Improve your French conversation in a small group with an experienced tutor.

28 York Place Hotel, Edinburgh

Mon 25 May

£8 / 07826 555134

Mon 1 Jun

£8 / 07826 555134

Mon 8 Jun

£8 / 07826 555134

…and 7 more dates until 27 Jul

Henderson's Vegetarian Restaurant, Edinburgh

Wed 27 May

£8 / 07826 555134

Wed 3 Jun

£8 / 07826 555134

Wed 10 Jun

£8 / 07826 555134

…and 7 more dates until 29 Jul

The Royal Dick Bar & Bistro, Edinburgh

Wed 27 May

£8 / 07826 555134

Wed 3 Jun

£8 / 07826 555134

Wed 10 Jun

£8 / 07826 555134

…and 2 more dates until 24 Jun

Big Sunday Dundee WestFest

Big Sunday is Dundee WestFest’s own mini festivalette. Magdalen Green is filled with stalls, children’s rides, art activities, live music, sport tasters, a beer garden and food vendors.

Magdalen Green, Dundee

Sun 7 Jun

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01382 433 647

Perth Festival of the Arts

Music, comedy, theatre, dance and visual arts are all up for grabs at this festival. Highlights include the Proclaimers, Jools Holland, King Creosote, Courtney Pine, La Boheme, BBC Philharmonic, Royal Marines Band, The Only Way is Downton, Simpy Gershwin, the Sixteen, Red Priest, Scottish Opera, John Suchet, Headphone…

Perth Concert Hall

Sat 23 May

Prices vary / 01738 621031

Sun 24 May

Prices vary / 01738 621031

Mon 25 May

Prices vary / 01738 621031

…and 6 more dates until 31 May back to top

All the Young Nudes – Life Drawing Club

A relaxed life drawing club with music and a bar to aid the flow of inspiration.

Cabaret Voltaire, Edinburgh

Tue 26 May

£5 / 0131 247 4704

Tue 2 Jun

£5 / 0131 247 4704

Tue 9 Jun

£5 / 0131 247 4704

…and 28 more dates until 22 Dec

The Flying Duck, Glasgow

Tue 26 May

£5 / 0141 564 1450

Tue 2 Jun

£5 / 0141 564 1450

Tue 9 Jun

£5 / 0141 564 1450

…and 28 more dates until 22 Dec

Redd Function Suite, Dundee

Tue 26 May

£5

Tue 2 Jun

£5

Tue 9 Jun

£5

…and 29 more dates until 29 Dec

Kizomba Dance Classes & Elegant Party

Get dancing Kizomba style (it's a type of dance originating from Angola), with a lesson and improvisation followed by a party afterwards to show off your new moves.

Adulis Oval, London SW9

Sat 23 May

£7–£10 / 07886 471393

Sat 30 May

£7–£10 / 07886 471393

Sat 6 Jun

£7–£10 / 07886 471393

…and 2 more dates until 20 Jun

Scotland's Nature Festival

For a week in May, the natural beauty of Scotland is highlighted as communities all over the country hold events that celebrate the plethora of lochs, forests, coastline, valleys and mountains we call home. Ranger-led walks, nature photography workshops and storytelling in the forest are just some of the events on the…

Various venues: Scotland

Sat 23 May

Times & prices vary

Sun 24 May

Times & prices vary

Mon 25 May

Times & prices vary

…and 6 more dates until 31 May

The Big Glasgow Comic & Craft Fair

The Big Glasgow Comic Page presents a day of assorted geekery complete with 17 vendors selling back issues, graphic novels, original art, fan art, toys, t-shirts, jewellery, crafts, cupcakes and loads more. Cosplay/fancy dress encouraged with a competition for under and over 16s.

The Arches Café Bar & Restaurant, Glasgow

Sat 6 Jun

Free / 0141 565 1035

Sat 5 Sep

Free / 0141 565 1035

Walkabout, Glasgow

Sat 18 Jul

Free / 0141 332 8209

Over 18s

Sat 31 Oct

Free / 0141 332 8209

Over 18s

Thu 5 Nov

Free / 0141 332 8209

Over 18s

Danish and Swedish Folk Dance Workshop

An introduction to Scandinavian dance, followed by a short session on Breton dances. After the workshop, there's social dancing and live music.

Counting House, Edinburgh

Sun 24 May

£5 (£4) / 0131 667 7533

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Malton Food Lovers Festival

Food festival with cookery classes, children's entertainment, book signings and more.

Malton Market Place

Sat 23 May

Free

Pattern Cutting Introduction: Worskhop

Julian McDonald's pattern cutter Nina Jaffres leads this workshop which covers the basic rules of flat pattern cutting and adding detail through bodice darts and fullness through gathering.

Fashion And Textile Museum, London SE1

Sat 4 Jul

£160 adv booking required / 020 7407 8664

Sun 5 Jul

£160 adv booking required / 020 7407 8664

Portsoy Music Festival: The Sixth Haal

A three day festival which captures the varied music traditions of the north of Scotland, so there's everything from bothy ballads to Burns as well as Celtic, folk, Americana and Irish influenced music. There is also a range of sessions, workshops and storytelling from local performers and musicians.

Various venues: Portsoy

Fri 29 May

Times & prices vary / 01261 842571

Sat 30 May

Times & prices vary / 01261 842571

Sun 31 May

Times & prices vary / 01261 842571

Totton & Eling Arts Festival

Community festival hosting an arts and crafts market, circus skill workshops and live music. There are also performances from Snake Oil, Wakey Wakey Dance, Little Big Dance, Hanger Farm Poets, Big Mouth Theatre Company, Jakes Circus Skills and Debut Youth Theatre.

Hanger Farm Arts Centre, Southampton

Sat 23 May

Free / 023 8066 7683

West End Festival

Taking over the West End of Glasgow each year, 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

Fri 5 Jun

Times & prices vary / 0141 341 0844

Sat 6 Jun

Times & prices vary / 0141 341 0844

Sun 7 Jun

Times & prices vary / 0141 341 0844

…and 21 more dates until 28 Jun back to top

Authentic Curry Masterclass

Learn how to cook up a curry from scratch.

Tennent's Training Academy, Glasgow

Sun 31 May

£90 / 0141 553 0010

Drama Classes

Weekend drama classes for ages 5–17 that cover a set curriculum of acting skills and technique.

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow

Sat 23 May

Times & prices vary / 0141 332 5057

Sun 24 May

Times & prices vary / 0141 332 5057

Sat 30 May

Times & prices vary / 0141 332 5057

…and 7 more dates until 21 Jun

Gaelic Rhyme Time

Interactive sessions learning basic Gaelic including greetings, colours, numbers and your own name. Ages 0–3 years.

Hillhead Library, Glasgow

Fri 29 May

Free / 0141 339 7223

For children pre-5

Fri 5 Jun

Free / 0141 339 7223

For children pre-5

Fri 12 Jun

Free / 0141 339 7223

For children pre-5

…and 28 more dates until 25 Dec

Great Malvern Rock Choir

The Malvern Rock Choir is led by local musician Helen Just. We have a great year lined up and we would like to invite you to join our choir and take part in the local Malvern and wider Worcestershire area. We are part of the pioneering Rock Choir singing groups. We often team up with the other local Worcestershire choirs…

The Lyttelton Well, Malvern

Wed 3 Jun

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

Wed 10 Jun

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

Wed 17 Jun

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

…and 26 more dates until 18 May 2016

Maidenhead/Windsor Rock Choir

The Maidenhead Rock Choir is led by local musician Glen Harvey. We have a great year lined up and we would like to invite you to join our choir and take part in the local Maidenhead and wider Berkshire county community. We are the Maidenhead rehearsal of the trailblazing Rock Choir. We often team up with the other local…

Bearwood College, Wokingham

Mon 1 Jun

Theatre

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

Manor Green School, Maidenhead

Tue 16 Jun

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

Tue 23 Jun

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

Tue 30 Jun

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

…and 24 more dates until 17 May 2016 back to top

Milngavie/Bearsden Rock Choir

The Milngavie Rock Choir is led by singing teacher Jennifer Sim. We are the local community choir with the national reputation - join the Milngavie Rock Choir and experience the singing phenomenon that Will Smith described as 'Fantastic'. Whilst retaining our community spirit, we come together en masse for national and…

Adelaides, Glasgow

Wed 10 Jun

The Auditorium

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

Renfield St Stephen's Church, Glasgow

Tue 2 Jun

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

Wed 3 Jun

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

Virgin Active, Glasgow

Thu 28 May

£25 a month, free taster, Virgin Active membership not required / 01252 714276

Thu 4 Jun

£25 a month, free taster, Virgin Active membership not required / 01252 714276

Thu 11 Jun

£25 a month, free taster, Virgin Active membership not required / 01252 714276

…and 2 more dates until 25 Jun

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Skint Knees Dance

Fun dance classes for little groovers.

Scottish Youth Theatre, Glasgow

Sat 30 May

£110 paid in full or in 2 instalments / 0141 552 3988

Ages 3–4.

£110 paid in full or in 2 instalments / 0141 552 3988

Ages 5–7.

Sat 6 Jun

£110 paid in full or in 2 instalments / 0141 552 3988

Ages 3–4.

£110 paid in full or in 2 instalments / 0141 552 3988

Ages 5–7.

Sat 13 Jun

£110 paid in full or in 2 instalments / 0141 552 3988

Ages 3–4.

£110 paid in full or in 2 instalments / 0141 552 3988

Ages 5–7.

Sat 20 Jun

£110 paid in full or in 2 instalments / 0141 552 3988

Ages 3–4.

£110 paid in full or in 2 instalments / 0141 552 3988

Ages 5–7.

Waste Action Arts

Make some arts and crafts using different techniques and recycled materials. Ages 7+.

WHALE Arts, Edinburgh

Sat 23 May

Free / 0131 458 3267

Sun 24 May

Free / 0131 458 3267

Mon 25 May

Free / 0131 458 3267

…and 18 more dates until 12 Jun

Welwyn Garden City Rock Choir

Your friendly local Welwyn Garden City choir is run by choir leader Pippa Gearing. People who have already joined the choir, who hail from Welwyn Garden City and further afield in Hertfordshire come from all walks of life and most had no singing experience or ever thought their singing journey would ever take them on TV…

Monks Walk School, Welwyn Garden City

Mon 1 Jun

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

Mon 8 Jun

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

Mon 15 Jun

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

…and 26 more dates until 16 May 2016

West Bridgford Rock Choir

Your friendly local West Bridgford choir is run by singer/pianist Jennie Harwood. Rock Choir is unequalled in the opportunities we offer our members - from performing at top music and arts venues like the O2 Arena and on top of the BT Tower to raising money for some of the UK's best-loved charities like Missing People…

The Joseph Whitaker Sports College, Rainworth

Tue 2 Jun

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

West Park Sports Pavilion, West Bridgford

Wed 17 Jun

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

Wed 24 Jun

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

Wed 1 Jul

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

…and 24 more dates until 18 May 2016 back to top