Traditional, Eccentric & British

25July

St Ives John Knill Ceremony

Cornwall | 25 July 21

A QUAINT, QUIRKY, QUINQUENNIAL SLICE OF St IVES - THE 43rd JOHN KNILL CELEBRATIONS

29May

Oak Apple Day

United Kingdom | 29 May 19

Nationally recognised with events on around the Country

14April

UK Wife carrying race

Surrey | 14 April 19

Carry your wife like a Viking raider

29May

Oak Apple Day in Great Wishford

Wiltshire | 29 May 19

A Traditional Oak Apple Celebration in Wiltshire

26May

Coopers Hill Cheese Rolling

Gloucestershire | 26 May 19

Chasing cheese since the 1800's

01June

World Custard Pie championships

Kent | 01 June 19

Come along to a great family day out

12October

26th Annual Golden Spurtle World Porridge Making Championships 2018

Scottish Highlands | 12 October 19

Saturday 12th October 2019 from 10am—4pm.

29June

UK Kubb Championship 2019

Hampshire | 29 June 19

The UKKubb 2019 Championship will be held on Saturday June 29th 2019

29April

Edingburgh Beltane Fire

midlothian | 29 April 19

Mark the changing seasons with this Celtic festival

25March

Tichborne Dole

Hampshire | 25 March 19

A traditional English festival of charity

05May

Blackawton International Festival of Worm charming

Devon | 05 May 19

7.00pm Sunday 5th May at the George Inn

27May

Tetbury Woolsack Races

Gloucestershire | 27 May 19

Tetbury town centre and Gumstool Hill Monday 27 May 2019

19April

Chiddingstone Real Football 2019

Kent | 19 April 19

This year’s match will be ..... and the after-match party at the Castle Inn

01April

Gawthorpe Coal Race

West Yorkshire | 01 April 19

Men's, Women's and Children's Fun Runs that take place every Easter Monday

30April

Minehead Hobby Day

Somerset | 30 April 19

A Traditional celebration marked with Hobby Horse displays and processions.

31December

Allendale Tar Barrels

Northumberland | 31 December 19

A lively midnight procession and celebration

20January

PALM SUNDAY ARCHERS – 2019 Shoots

North Yorkshire | 20 January 19

Dates through out the year!

07January

Roman Tours

Cheshire West and Chester | 07 January 19

Daily walking tours of Roman Chester with an authentic Roman Soldier

13May

Abbotsbury Garland Day

Dorset | 13 May 19

Garland Day celebrations have taken place on 13 May (Old May Day) each year.

29May

Castleton Garland Day 2019

Derbyshire | 29 May 19

A custom that has been celebrated in Castleton for hundreds of years

01May

Jack in the Green

Greater London | 01 May 19

A custom to celebrate May Day in Deptford

01May

Glastonbury Beltane Celebrations

Somerset | 01 May 19

A wonderful may day celebration

08May

Helston Flora Day

Cornwall | 08 May 19

Come and enjoy this traditional Cornish extravaganza

18October

Cravat Day

Essex | 18 October 19

Wear Your Cravat With Pride and Celebrate the Great British Pub

08June

Knaresborough Bed Race

North Yorkshire | 08 June 19

The Great Knaresborough Bed Race is a community charitable event

14June

Falmouth International Sea Shanty Festival

Cornwall | 14 June 19

Friday 14th – Sunday 16th June 2019

05August

Robin Hood Festival 2019

Nottinghamshire | 05 August 19

Monday 5 to Sunday 11 August 2019 Sherwood Forest

01May

Dorset Ooser 2019

Dorset | 01 May 19

A custom of early morning dancing to celebrate May Day with a Giant Ooser

01May

Milkmaids Garland

Greater London | 01 May 19

Welcome spring on May Day morning in London

01May

Laxton May Day Celebration

Nottinghamshire | 01 May 19

A traditional May Day sunrise event

26May

Northumberland Day

Northumberland | 26 May 19

County wide activities

01May

May Morning in Oxford 2019

Oxfordshire | 01 May 19

The annual May Day celebrations with choir singing

01May

Padstow May Day

Cornwall | 01 May 19

A Padstow may day celebration with dancing and singing

31May

Cotswold Olimpicks 2019

Gloucestershire | 31 May 19

The next games will be Friday 31st May 2019

30April

The Original Hobby Horse

Somerset | 30 April 19

2019 Dates Tues 30/04/19 Wed 01/05/19 Thu 02/05/19 Fri 03/05/19

05May

Clun Green Man Festival

shropshire | 05 May 19

Sunday 5th and Monday 6th May 2019

25July

Ebernoe Horn Fair

West Sussex | 25 July 19

An annual tradition, revived in 1864, held annually on Saint James's Day,

02November

Harwich Sausage Festival

Essex | 02 November 19

Witness the medieval* spectacle of sausage throwing

04July

Whalton Bale/Baal Fire

Northumberland | 04 July 19

An ancient annual event that's fun for the family.

29June

Charlbury Beer Festival including the Aunt Sally World Championships

Oxfordshire | 29 June 19

2019 DATE CONFIRMED! SATURDAY 29TH JUNE.

16June

Peebles Beltane Week

Scottish Borders | 16 June 19

Peebles Beltane Week will be taking place on 16th to 22nd June 2019

06June

Hawick Common Riding

Scottish Borders | 06 June 19

6th June to 8th June 2019.

16June

Melrose Festival Week

Scottish Borders | 16 June 19

16th June until 22nd June 2019

05August

Coldstream Civic Week

Scottish Borders | 05 August 19

The Coldstream Civic Week 2019 will be taking place on 5th to 9th August 2019.

30June

SWATON VINTAGE DAY AND WORLD EGG THROWING CHAMPIONSHIPS

Lincolnshire | 30 June 19

TO BE HELD ON SUNDAY 30 JUNE 2019

26August

Bourton on the Water Football in the River Match

Gloucestershire | 26 August 19

Bourton-on-the-Water Football in the River 2018 kicks off on August 27th 2018

01August

Yorkshire Day

North Yorkshire | 01 August 19

A yearly event to celebrate and recognize the boundaries of Yorkshire.

12August

Mary Gibson's Mausoleum Inspection

West Sussex | 12 August 18

A historical event held 12th August for nearly 200 years

06July

48th World Tin Baths Championships

Isle of Mann | 06 July 19

Fun Starts 14:00hrs

26May

Arbor Day Aston on Clun

shropshire | 26 May 19

The only place in the UK that still marks this ancient tradition.

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