Miscellaneous

08September

PETFEST 2019

Dorset | 08 September 19

Time: 10:30 am - to - 04:00 pm

08September

Hackney Carnival

Greater London | 08 September 19

FEATHERS, sequins, booming beats and deft dance routines by over 1,000 performers

02November

Hexham Bonfire

Northumberland | 02 November 19

Stars 6.30pm

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05May
06October

Dogdyke Steam Drainage Station Open days 2019

Lincolnshire | 05 May 19

Heritage Award for Excellence 2016 Lincolnshire Heritage Forum

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31May
02June

Steampunk Festival

Lancashire | 31 May 19

a full weekend of Steampunk entertainments in the charming retreat of Morecambe

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20July
21July

Heysham Viking Festival

Lancashire | 20 July 19

A living history encampment, parade, & battle re-enactment

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14August
17August

Ventnor Carnival week 2019

Isle of Wight | 14 August 19

130 Years of Ventnor Carnival

04August

PenGrillie BBQ Festival

Cornwall | 04 August 19

Our annual BBQ Festival is back for another family day of outdoor summer fun!

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21June
23June

Long Eaton Community Carnival

Nottinghamshire | 21 June 19

A PARADE OF VIBRANT FLOATS, MARCHING BANDS & WALKING GROUPS THROUGH THE TOWN

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28August
31August

2019 Ryde Carnival

Isle of Wight | 28 August 19

26August

The Aberaeron Carnival 2019

Dyfed | 26 August 19

The Carnival colours for 2019 are Red and Orange

26December

Deal Icebreakers - Boxing Day Dippers!

Kent | 26 December 19

The Deal Boxing Day Dip is a community event that has been going since 1981

31August

The Vintage Carnival

Nottinghamshire | 31 August 19

Now in its 7th Year!

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10August
11August

Portsmouth International Kite Festival 2019

Hampshire | 10 August 19

One of the best International Kite Festivals

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29June
30June

Catch The Wind Kite Festival 2019

Cumbria | 29 June 19

More Music’s annual kite festival Catch the Wind returns

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11October
13October

HARWICH SHANTY FESTIVAL 2019

Essex | 11 October 19

Celebrating the songs of the sea

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10August
11August

Caribbean Carnival of Manchester

Lancashire | 10 August 19

Carnival 2019 – Unity in the Community

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03August
11August

Old Town Carnival Week 2019

East Sussex | 03 August 19

A week of exciting events from Pram Racing to Treasure Trails,

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28September
29September

Morecambe & Vice crime writing Festival 2019

Cumbria | 28 September 19

'Bring Me Sunshine' 

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19July
21July

HORNSEA CARNIVAL 2019

East Riding of Yorkshire | 19 July 19

"Back in Time for Carnival"

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06July
07July

Brighton Kite Festival 2019

East Sussex | 06 July 19

6 & 7 th July from 09:00am

27July

Sandown Main Carnival 2019

Isle of Wight | 27 July 19

This year's MAIN CARNIVAL takes place on Saturday 27th July

14July

Six Towns one City Carnival

Staffordshire | 14 July 19

Sat Jul 13 2019 at 11:00 pm

20July

Prestatyn Carnival Parade

Denbighshire | 20 July 19

Carnival Day begins with the Grand Parade,

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31May
02June

Vintage Nostalgia Festival

Wiltshire | 31 May 19

Day Times Friday 10:00 04:00 Saturday 10:00 04:00 Sunday 10:00 04:00

13July

Houghton Regis Carnival

Bedfordshire | 13 July 19

Date: 14th Jul 2018 Start Time: 9:00 am End Time: 4:00 pm

21July

The Derby Caribbean Carnival

Derbyshire | 21 July 19

Take part in the carnival activities at the Market Place and Osmaston Park.

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26July
04August

Wells Carnival

Norfolk | 26 July 19

Friday 26 July 2019 to Sunday 4 August 2019 all day/evening

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12July
14July

Liverpool Brazilica Festival 2019

Lancashire | 12 July 19

The UK's only Brazilian samba festival

27July

Gloucester Carnival 2019

Gloucestershire | 27 July 19

Gloucester Carnival is a fabulous, free and vibrant event

29June

Lindley Carnival 2019

West Yorkshire | 29 June 19

Our 12th Lindley Carnival

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27September
29September

Welshpool Forties Weekend 1940's Weekend

Montgomeryshire | 27 September 19

TRANSPORT YOURSELF BACK TO THE 1940s

03August

Leicester Caribbean Carnival

Leicestershire | 03 August 19

Celebrate Leicester’s diverse cultures and experience

03August

Ross-on-Wye Carnival 2019

Herefordshire | 03 August 19

The Carnival Field, which is situated at The Ropewalk

27June

Summer Evening Organ Recital

Cheshire West and Chester | 27 June 19

with Jonathan Scott,

29June

Isle of Wight Mardi Gras 2019:

IOW | 29 June 19

Saturday 29 June Times 3pm Venue Ryde, Isle of Wight.

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19October
27October

Grow your own Oak Tree Week

Norfolk | 19 October 19

Sat 19th Oct 10:00am - Sun 27th 4:00pm

22September

World Rhino Day

United Kingdom | 22 September 19

Celebrating five species of rhino:

01August

Egton Bridge Gooseberry Show

North Yorkshire | 01 August 19

The oldest surviving gooseberry show in the country, established in 1800.

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01August
31August

Rhino-month

Oxfordshire | 01 August 19

Daily talks throughout August at 2:00pm

04August

Deer Walk

Norfolk | 04 August 19

Sunday 4th August – 4.30pm – 7pm ( Must be pre-booked)

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11June
28September

The Vikings in Northumbria

County of Durham | 11 June 19

Traces the history of Vikings in North East England.

13July

CLAPHAM LEAF CLUB

Greater London | 13 July 19

Clapham Leaf Club is designed to enable pupils from Clapham’s primary schools

09November

WINTER CRAFT FAIR

Cumbria | 09 November 19

The Craft Fair is an annual event for Brantwood

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18July
02September

Copley's Corn Maze 2019

West Yorkshire | 18 July 19

From 18th July to 2nd September 2019 From 10:30am - 5:30pm At Farmer Copleys

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07April
01June

Volunteer Open Days @ Bodmin and Wenford Steam Railway

Cornwall | 07 April 19

Discover the fun of volunteering and learn how we keep this living museum

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12March
16July

Oaks and Acorns

Devon | 12 March 19

Buckfast Abbey is 'branching' out with a series of sessions

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06April
03November

Difficult Women of Burton Constable

East Riding of Yorkshire | 06 April 19

In 2019 the spotlight throughout the Hall will fall on these generations of women

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11April
11April

D-Day: Interception, Intelligence, Invasion @ Bletchley Park

Buckinghamshire | 11 April 19

75 years on, the full scale of Bletchley Park’s top secret impact

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26July
28July

Sunderland Airshow 2019

tyne and wear | 26 July 19

We're looking forward to Sunderland Airshow 2019, our 31st annual spectacular!

05November

Fireworks Display and Bonfire Night @ Batemans Visitors Centre

Lincolnshire | 05 November 19

GATES OPEN – 5:30pm Lighting of the Bonfire – 6:30pm Fireworks – 7:30pm

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26October
27October

Autumn 1940s Weekend

Nottinghamshire | 26 October 19

1940s entertainment & a the chance to wear your winter period clothing

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19February
23February

Bishops Castle Arts Festival

shropshire | 19 February 20

Set in the Shropshire Hills town of Bishop’s Castle

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26October
27October

Kendal Wool Gathering 2019

Cumbria | 26 October 19

Returning for our 7th year

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09January
24November

Blacksmiths Demos

West Yorkshire | 09 January 19

Open to the public every Wednesday - Sunday 9am - 4pm.

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04August
28August

DOG DAYS @ Easton

Lincolnshire | 04 August 19

Sundays, throughout August, 4pm - 6pm

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14November
17November

Blenheim Palace Christmas Market

Oxfordshire | 14 November 19

Enjoy Christmas shopping in style in a majestic setting at Living Crafts

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18November
22November

World Nursery Rhyme Week

United Kingdom | 18 November 19

The importance of nursery rhymes for the under 7’s

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29November
01December

Aberglasney Winter Fair 2019

Carmathenshire | 29 November 19

November 29 - December 1

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21June
29June

Grassington Festival 2019

North Yorkshire | 21 June 19

15 days of music and arts in the Yorkshire Dales 21 - 29 JUNE 2019

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04March
21December

The Rum Story

Cumbria | 04 March 19

Monday to Saturday 10am until 4.30pm all year round. Last admission 3.30pm

28September

The Ploughing Society, Ploughing Championships 2019

Gloucestershire | 28 September 19

The 2019 show will be held on 28 September.

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14September
28September

St Ives September Festival

Cornwall | 14 September 19

14 -28 September 2019

11August

Cat and Rabbit Rescue Centre

West Sussex | 11 August 19

We rescue and rehome around 1000 animals each year.

08June

Willington Raft Race 2019

Derbyshire | 08 June 19

Watery fun for the whole family

20July

Appleby 1940s Festival

Lincolnshire | 20 July 19

Saturday, 20 July 2019 from 13:00-22:00

06October

THE 2019 TOTNES RAFT RACE

Devon | 06 October 19

SUNDAY 6 OCTOBER

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01June
02June

The Original Conwy Pirate Festival

north wales | 01 June 19

1st and 2nd June in Conwy Town

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07December
08December

Hot Pot Pottery - Christmas Fayre 2019

Gloucestershire | 07 December 19

Christmas Fayre & Christmas Pottery Painting

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08November
10November

Norfolk Festive Food and Gift Fair 2019

Norfolk | 08 November 19

FRIDAY 8TH - SUNDAY 10TH NOVEMBER 2019

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15April
31August

Nimrod Tours 2019

Staffordshire | 15 April 19

15 April - 31 August 2019

10August

Firework Champions 2019

Lincolnshire | 10 August 19

Now in its 6th year, right here at Belvoir Castle

26August

Newlyn Fish Festival 2019

Cornwall | 26 August 19

The 29th annual Newlyn Fish Festival.

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21June
23June

Barnard Castle 1940s Weekend

County of Durham | 21 June 19

21-23 June 2019

28September

Southwell Ploughing Match & Show

Nottinghamshire | 28 September 19

The largest agricultural one day show in Nottinghamshire

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25May
27May

WalkFest 2019 - Cleveland Way 50th Anniversary

County of Durham | 25 May 19

Saturday 25 May - Monday 27 May 2019

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07June
08June

Steve Kliskey Magician Live At The Black Bull

Essex | 07 June 19

Steve Kliskey performs his own unique brand of comedy and magic live at The Black Bull Chelmsford.

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19May
30November

Ghost Hunt Experience

Worcestershire | 19 May 18

5hrs of pitch black underground terror...

17August

Barlow Carnival

Derbyshire | 17 August 19

Parade 2pm

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01June
02June

Bedford International Kite Festival

Bedfordshire | 01 June 19

The Bedford International Kite Festival will once again be returning to Russell Park

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29May
01June

First World War Half Term

shropshire | 29 May 19

Date: Tuesday 29 May - Friday 1 June 2018 Time: 10:30am - 2:30pm Cost: Free

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24March
29September

Errol Vintage Toy and Collectables Fair 2019

Perthshire | 24 March 19

Sunday 24th March 2019 Sunday 9th June 2019 Sunday 29th September 2019 09:00-14:00

24August

Rude Health Bog Triathlon

Powys | 24 August 19

The most unusual in the Triathlon calendar. Race start time is 11am.

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10August
11August

The Manchester Caribbean Carnival 2019

Lancashire | 10 August 19

Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th of August 2019

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08August
11August

The Bristol International Balloon Fiesta

Bath and North East Somerset | 08 August 19

THURSDAY 8TH - SUNDAY 11TH AUGUST 2019

15June

Tug of War National Outdoor Championships 2019

Cumbria | 15 June 19

National Outdoor Championships - Saturday June 15th 2019

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29June
30June

BANBURY STEAM SOCIETY THE ORIGINAL BLOXHAM RALLY

Oxfordshire | 29 June 19

Sat 29th - Sun 30th June 2019 | 10am-5pm

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07June
09June

The Contemporary Craft Festival

Devon | 07 June 19

7th to 9th June 2019

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18July
21July

Theakston Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival

North Yorkshire | 18 July 19

18-21 July 2019 | Old Swan Hotel, Harrogate

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24May
27May

Fishguard Folk Festival

Pembrokeshire | 24 May 19

FRIDAY 24th - MONDAY 27th MAY 2019 Family friendly (mainly Free)

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20July
21July

Yorkshire Dales Food & Drink Festival

North Yorkshire | 20 July 19

Eat, Drink, Laugh, Play, Watch, Dance and of course sleep!

01September

Tees Dragon Boat Festival

County of Durham | 01 September 19

Are you ready to Race the Dragon?

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28September
29September

Yarndale

North Yorkshire | 28 September 19

Described as a “creative festival celebrating all things woolly and wonderful”,

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15July
21July

Feailley Ashoonagh Vannin | The Manx National Festival

Isle of Mann | 15 July 19

15 - 21 Jerrey Souree 2019 | 15 - 21 July 2019

13July

White Rose Festival 2019

West Yorkshire | 13 July 19

13th July Harewood near Leeds

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15June
30June

Letchworth Festival

Hertfordshire | 15 June 19

Letchworth Festival 2019, taking place from Sat 15 June to Sun 30 June.

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05July
14July

Ledbury Poetry Festival

Herefordshire | 05 July 19

5 – 14 July, 2019

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01June
31October

Leault Working Sheepdogs

Badenoch and Strathspey | 01 June 19

4pm each day except Saturdays on Leault Farm, Kincraig

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20July
21July

Leyburn's 1940 Weekend

North Yorkshire | 20 July 19

20th and 21st July 2019

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14July
20July

Kelso Civic Week

Scottish Borders | 14 July 19

Kelso Civic Week 2019 will be taking place on 14th to 20th July 2019.

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08June
09June

Earth Wind & Tyre

england | 08 June 19

A two-day road cycling event

13July

BATTLE PROMS

Hertfordshire | 13 July 19

13 JULY @ 4:30 PM - 10:30 PM

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05July
07July

Cleckheaton Folk Festival

West Yorkshire | 05 July 19

5th 6th and 7th July 2019

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31August
01September

Southern Wool Show

Berkshire | 31 August 19

31st August and 1st of September at Newbury Racecourse

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11October
13October

LAKES INTERNATIONAL COMIC ART FESTIVAL

Cumbria | 11 October 19

Friday 11th October – Sunday 13th October 2019.

26May

Seaweed Festival

Devon | 26 May 19

Sunday 26 May 2019

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10February
24November

Abbey Fairs

West Sussex | 10 February 19

Next fairs 10th February 28th April 22nd September 24th November

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10May
30September

Modern St Andrews

Fife | 10 May 19

10th May to 30th September - 2 pm to 5 pm daily

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07January
21December

Weald and Downland Living Museum Events

West Sussex | 07 January 19

OPEN ALL YEAR .......1,000 YEARS OF ENGLISH RURAL LIFE

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07September
09September

Devil Mud Run

Gloucestershire | 07 September 19

Saturday 7 to Sunday 8 September 2019

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13January
08December

Elsecar Heritage Centre Antiques Fair 2019

South Yorkshire | 13 January 19

ANTIQUES FAIR SUN 10TH FEB 10 till 4 pm

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07June
04August

Potfest in the Pens 2019

Cumbria | 07 June 19

Dates throughout the Summer

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05January
21December

Cuerden Valley parkrun - Weekly Free 5km Timed Run

Lancashire | 05 January 19

Every Saturday at 9:00am.

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26January
31December

Abbey House Museum: Danger Zone

West Yorkshire | 26 January 19

26 Jan - 31 Dec 2019

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20January
22December

Melton Mowbray Car Boot

Leicestershire | 20 January 19

Car Boot Sales | Every Sunday 8.30am onwards

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21February
28October

The Severn Bore

Gloucestershire | 21 February 19

Don’t miss out on the natural wonder and sporting spectacular

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29June
30June

Sheffield Steam & Vintage Rally

South Yorkshire | 29 June 19

One of the largest steam rallies in the north of the country.

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04November
28October

King John's House and Heritage Centre

Hampshire | 04 November 18

Open daily throughout the year

17November

Poltimore House Christmas Fair

Devon | 17 November 19

Enjoy the festive atmosphere, visit Santa’s grotto, and find a range of lovely gifts at the Fair.

06July

Monmouthshire Show

Monmouthshire | 06 July 19

AMAZING entertainment for the kids and adults alike; with shopping, music, animals