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52 THINGS TO DO IN UNITED KINGDOM (JULY 06 - JULY 15)

Stratford River Festival

Stratford River Festival

unconfirmedJuly 2024 (waiting for updates) • event

Spectacular narrow boats invite you to sail down the banks of the Avon

Cruise to Staffa

Cruise to Staffa

April–October  • activity

The trip to Staffa amazes with wildlife encounters, puffin colonies, and the geometric shapes of Fingal's Cave

Heather

Heather

July–September/October (best in August) • nature

Purple heather blooms on ornate open Scottish fields, heathlands, wetlands, and forests

Dolphin and Whale Watching in Scotland

Dolphin and Whale Watching in Scotland

April–November  • nature

Grand Minkes, Humpbacks, Fins, Orcas, and above all the cute and playful Bottlenose dolphins will amuse you during the seasonal cruises

Atlantic Puffins on Skomer

Atlantic Puffins on Skomer

mid April–July (best early to mid-July) • nature

These "sea parrots" really make your day and put a smile on your face!

Lavender Fields

Lavender Fields

mid-June/July–early August • nature

Fields of flowering lavender decorate the landscapes of England with enchanting shades from smoky-lilac to blue-purple

Scotland's Most Remote Pub

Scotland's Most Remote Pub

April–October • activity

The waterway to the Old Forge Pub overlooks Europe's Last Wilderness, and the very pub pleases with strong ale, langoustines, and live music

Wireless Festival

Wireless Festival

July 12-14, 2024 • event

Let this fantastic event be a highlight of your London summer!

Hillwalking or Munro Bagging

Hillwalking or Munro Bagging

April–October  • activity

To become a "completer" you have to bag not less than 284 Munros

Puffins on the Farne Islands

Puffins on the Farne Islands

April–mid-July • nature

See these amazing birds on the northeast coast of England!

Tower of London

Tower of London

all year round • activity

Visit the iconic landmark which played a pivotal role in the history of London

Bottlenose Dolphins in Cardigan Bay

Bottlenose Dolphins in Cardigan Bay

June–September • activity

Summer in Cardigan Bay is marked with playful spectacles performed by dolphins

Coasteering

Coasteering

May–October • activity

The brave and curious will enjoy exploring the nearly inaccessible craggy coastlines of western and eastern Scotland

Hedgehog Rescue

Hedgehog Rescue

April–October • activity

Hedgehogs are now on the endangered species list in Wales

Coast to Coast Walk

Coast to Coast Walk

April–October • activity

Recognized as a classic, the Coast to Coast route continues to delight trekkers

Great Orme Tramway

Great Orme Tramway

late March–late October • activity

Ride a Victorian tramcar to feel the atmosphere of old Llandudno

Exploring the Lake District

Exploring the Lake District

April–October • nature

Idyllic landscapes with ancient villages preserve the memory of the old times

Wimbledon

Wimbledon

July 1-14, 2024 • event

The oldest and most prestigious tennis tournament, one of four Grand Slam tournaments

Hiking Legendary Landscapes of Wales

Hiking Legendary Landscapes of Wales

June–October • activity

Explore Wales with outdoor pursuits from June to October—the ideal period for hiking

Lunan Bay Bathing Season

Lunan Bay Bathing Season

June–mid-September • nature

Every princess would have enjoyed a swim on an appealing pink beach overlooked by a castle

Ben Nevis

Ben Nevis

April–July  • activity

True hikers will not respect themselves having visited Scotland without ascending its highest summit

Polo

Polo

May–September • activity

There is a tradition of priming the turf after the first two chukkers: spectators leave their seats and stroll around the field

Sheep Trekking in the Brecon Beacons

Sheep Trekking in the Brecon Beacons

April–August • activity

Check out this typical Welsh scene and try some trekking among Wale's famous fluffy residents in the Brecon Beacons

Horse Flat Racing Season

Horse Flat Racing Season

April–September  • activity

Musselburgh Racecourse provides year round great racing action with 27 racedays

Dan-yr-Ogof, the National Showcaves Centre for Wales

Dan-yr-Ogof, the National Showcaves Centre for Wales

April–October • nature

Explore the underworld of Brecon Beacons' caves, one of the most significant natural attractions of the UK!

Cruising on a Vintage Steam Boat

Cruising on a Vintage Steam Boat

late April–mid-September • activity

Even if you do not fancy visiting museums, you will definitely enjoy a sail on the Vic 32 proclaimed a "smokey living museum"

Adventure Tubing and River Bugging

Adventure Tubing and River Bugging

April–October  • activity

At some moments it might be unclear whether you flow or fly—either way a good dose of adrenaline is guaranteed

Beach Season

Beach Season

mid-May–September • activity

Sunny mornings in England can easily turn into afternoon rains, but if you don't mind the weather, local beaches can surprise you with their beauty

Sailing around the Small Isles

Sailing around the Small Isles

late April–mid-August • activity

The picturesque Small Isles area is perfect for a sailing holiday on a traditional wooden yacht

Dolphin & Whale Watching in Wales

Dolphin & Whale Watching in Wales

May–February • nature

Pembrokeshire, or the Celtic Deep, is the favourite feeding ground for sea mammals in Wales

Shuttleworth Air Shows

Shuttleworth Air Shows

May 12-October 6, 2024 • event

Choose any from a series of premier air shows between May and October

Stargazing

Stargazing

all year round (best in autumn and spring) • nature

The United Kingdom knows how to impress stargazing fans

Mostly Jazz Funk & Soul Festival

Mostly Jazz Funk & Soul Festival

unconfirmedJuly 6–8, 2024 • event

Enjoy catchy rhythms and soulful melodies at this one-of-a-kind music fest

Langoustines, Crabs and Lobsters

Langoustines, Crabs and Lobsters

April–November  • food

The search for the tastiest langoustines, crabs and lobsters will take you to the most beautiful scenery of Scotland

Beach Season

Beach Season

June–September • activity

If you are not afraid of the cold, try Welsh beaches which attract lots of holidaymakers from year to year

Haggis

Haggis

July–January | January 25 • food

Sheep's insides are sewn into its stomach, boiled, and served with "tatties and neeps" and a glass of Scotch Whisley for Burns Supper

Crab Apple Jelly

Crab Apple Jelly

April–October  • food

Crab apple jelley with peanut butter makes for a delicious sweet-sour sandwich

British Grand Prix

British Grand Prix

July 4-7, 2024 • event

The Grand Prix at Silverstone is one of the oldest in the history of Formula 1

Horse Riding

Horse Riding

May–July | September • activity

Explore the Brecon Beacons horseback—the experience you've never been riding before!

Golf

Golf

April–October • activity

Golf courses of Scotland will impress you with breathtaking scenery—especially the course on the River Clyde encased by the Ayrshire hills

Lamb Meat

Lamb Meat

July–January  • food

Scottish lamb is the sweetest and the leanest in the world owing to the excellent Highland pastures

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Llanfair­pwllgwyngyll­gogery­chwyrn­drobwll­llan­tysilio­gogo­goch

year round • activity

With 58 characters this village has the longest name in Europe

Wales Airshow (Swansea Air Show)

Wales Airshow (Swansea Air Show)

July 6-7, 2024 • event

The biggest free event in Wales takes over Swansea Bay

Wallop Wheels and Wings

Wallop Wheels and Wings

July 13, 2024 • event

Don't miss the Wallop Wheels and Wings air show, showcasing the best of UK military aviation!

Cat and Fiddle Road

Cat and Fiddle Road

all year round • activity

The most dangerous road in Britain attracts bikers and tourists

Kelpies

Kelpies

all year round • activity

The biggest equine sculpture in the world

White Water Rafting

White Water Rafting

June–September  • activity

Previous experience is not required, but you must be brave to survive the "Zag Zag," the "Sharks Tooth," and the drop over the Falls of Tummel

Water Skiing and Wakeboarding

Water Skiing and Wakeboarding

April–September  • activity

Scotland's glistening lakes are there not just for visual delight—try out some skiing or wakeboarding!

Stand Up Paddleboarding

Stand Up Paddleboarding

March–November  • activity

"Row, row, row the board, gently down the stream"–yes, the board, no misspelling here. This sport​ combines surfing with kayaking

Canyoning and Gorge Walking

Canyoning and Gorge Walking

late March–late September • activity

The steep Scottish canyons, seemingly inaccessible at the first sight are actually explored by thousands of adventurous enthusiasts

Kitesurfing & Windsurfing

Kitesurfing & Windsurfing

March–August (all year round) • activity

Perfect wind in your sail and kite all year round

Surfing in Wales

Surfing in Wales

September–April (prime season) | April–October (classes and camping) • activity

This exhilarating experience, both good for confidence and the spirit, is one of the best ways to make your coastal adventure in Wales unforgettable

143 THINGS TO DO OUT OF SELECTED DATE RANGE

Lumiere Festival

Lumiere Festival

out of rangeNovember 16–19, 2023 • event

The largest light festival in the UK features amazing installations

Porthcawl Elvis Festival

Porthcawl Elvis Festival

out of rangeSeptember 27-29, 2024 • event

Paying tribute of love to the King of Rock'n'Roll, for several years they clothe Elvis Presley' suits and wigs, imitate an immortal voice and motions, despite the age and sex

Northern Lights

Northern Lights

out of rangelate September–mid-March • nature

This incredible natural phenomenon can be seen even in Kent and Cornwall

Notting Hill Carnival

Notting Hill Carnival

out of rangeAugust 24–26, 2024 • event

The capital of Great Britain is hardly recognizable when the Afro-Caribbean spirit revels in the streets of London

The Big Cheese Festival

The Big Cheese Festival

unconfirmedlate July 2023 • event

Take a break in one of Europe's largest castles to enjoy the medieval traditions of Wales

London to Brighton Veteran Car Run

London to Brighton Veteran Car Run

out of rangeNovember 5, 2023 • event

Spectacular cars from the end of the 19th century preserve the spirit of good old England

Up Helly Aa

Up Helly Aa

out of rangeJanuary 30 • event

To mark the end of the Yule season, thousands of Vikings traditionally burn the galley with thousands of torches

Hogmanay (New Year's Eve)

Hogmanay (New Year's Eve)

out of rangeDecember 29, 2023–January 1, 2024 • event

Hogmanay is a unique way to celebrate the New Year with torchlights, bonfires, fireworks, and loads of music

The Jacobite Steam Train

The Jacobite Steam Train

out of rangeApril 3–October 27, 2023 • activity

Did you know that the route of the Hogwarts Express passes through the Scottish Highlands?

Common Ridings on the Scottish Borders

Common Ridings on the Scottish Borders

out of rangeJune 16, 2023 • event

Though today there is no need to protect the Scottish borders, the Scots still celebrate their centuries-old traditions and history

Fairy Pools of the Isle of Skye

Fairy Pools of the Isle of Skye

out of rangeOctober–November  • activity

Emerald-coloured pools possess magic powers that make you dive into the water, no matter how chilly it is

Edinburgh Military Tattoo

Edinburgh Military Tattoo

out of rangeAugust 2-24, 2024 • event

A memorable representation of dance, military pageantry and music as part of the Edinburgh Festival

Isle of Man TT

Isle of Man TT

out of rangeMay 27-June 8, 2024 • event

The most spectacular and dangerous motorsport event in the world

Changing of the Guard

Changing of the Guard

out of rangeApril–July • event

A guard in an iconic scarlet tunic and bearskin hat must be always on alert to protect the Queen, so the changing of the guard is a vital tradition

The War and Peace Revival

The War and Peace Revival

out of rangeJuly 25–29, 2023 • event

The world's largest military vehicle show and festival

Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival

Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival

out of rangeMay 1-6, 2024 • event

It is a great Scotch fun to intoxicate oneself to traditional Celtic singing, dancing, and storytelling

Lord Mayor's Balloon Regatta

Lord Mayor's Balloon Regatta

unconfirmedmid-May 2024 • event

London's only official ballooning event

Blooming Bluebells

Blooming Bluebells

out of rangeApril–May  • nature

Words seem needless at the site of this blue beauty

Braemar Gathering

Braemar Gathering

out of rangeSeptember 2, 2023 • event

The Gathering is famous for its hospitality, friendship, multitude of events and the presence of the Royal Family, and it's only a 2-hour drive from Edinburgh

Hogwarts in the Snow

Hogwarts in the Snow

out of rangeNovember 12, 2022–January 15, 2023 • activity

Still waiting for your invitation letter to Hogwarts? Luckily, today muggles can freely roam the school for wizards!

The Burry Man

The Burry Man

out of rangeAugust 11, 2023 • event

Follow the Burry Man throughout the streets of Queensferry as he drinks whisky and spreads good luck

Robin Hood Festival

Robin Hood Festival

out of rangeJuly 19-20, 2024 • event

A knightly tournament with real ale, live music, and theatre performances in a medieval village with street artists and travelling minstrels

Christmas at Powis Castle

Christmas at Powis Castle

out of rangeDecember 2–31, 2023 • event

Try a fabulous Christmas at Powis Castle: Carols, Father Christmas in his grotto, and an illuminated garden

Abergavenny Steam Rally

Abergavenny Steam Rally

out of rangeMay 26-27, 2024 • event

Amazing vintage autos can be found in Abergavenny’s Bailey Park

Truro City of Lights

Truro City of Lights

unconfirmedlate November 2023 • event

Cornwall's most prominent lights and arts festival

Sky Safari: Longleat Balloon Festival

Sky Safari: Longleat Balloon Festival

unconfirmedSeptember 8–10, 2024 • event

The largest ballooning event in the UK

Trooping the Colour & The King's Birthday Parade

Trooping the Colour & The King's Birthday Parade

out of rangeJune 15, 2024 • event

Even rows of marching soldiers called "Trooping the Colors​," royal flyovers, and salutes celebrate the Birthday of Her Majesty

Burning of the Clavie

Burning of the Clavie

out of rangeJanuary 11 • event

This Pagan feast may be erased from Gregorian calendar, but not from people'​s minds

Royal Welsh Show

Royal Welsh Show

out of rangeJuly 22-25, 2024 • event

Witness this popular agricultural event in Llanelwedd that attracts lots of visitors from all over the world

Rhyl Air Show

Rhyl Air Show

out of rangeAugust 26–27, 2023 • event

A thrilling summer celebration on North Wales' coast

Cherry Blossom

Cherry Blossom

out of rangeApril–early May • nature

Beautiful pink sign of spring arrival

Autumnal Castles

Autumnal Castles

out of rangeSeptember–October • activity

Scottish castles nested atop extinct volcanoes or on the loch islands and cliff edges are beautifully​ surrounded by fall colours

Museums at Night

Museums at Night

overOctober 31–November 2, 2019 • event

Museums have a special charm when explored at night—​you might see something special you'd miss during the day

Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Edinburgh Festival Fringe

out of rangeAugust 2-26, 2024 • event

A unique blend of thousands of known and less-known artists performing a wide variety of shows in smaller venues around the city

Christmas Markets

Christmas Markets

out of rangeearly November–early January • event

Get into the mood for the holidays with traditional European entertainment

Lovebox Festival

Lovebox Festival

on holdJuly 12–13, 2019 • event

Enjoy the the genre-blurring lineup during one of the finest festivals in London

Monmouth Festival

Monmouth Festival

out of rangelate July–early August 2022 • event

Check out the best live sounds of Welsh summer

The Loony Dook

The Loony Dook

out of rangeJanuary 1 • event

Would you plunge into the icy waters in the middle of winter?

Glastonbury Festival

Glastonbury Festival

unconfirmedlate June 2023 • event

Have you ever been to the most significant greenfield event in the world?

Edinburgh International Festival

Edinburgh International Festival

out of rangeAugust 2-25, 2024 • event

The Festival is a showcase of world's best music, dance, theatre, and opera in Edinburgh every August

Autumn Foliage

Autumn Foliage

out of rangelate September–October  • nature

Though Scots Pine is definitely the king of the Highlands, in autumn it lets other trees outshine it with beautiful colors

Christmas Markets (Fayres)

Christmas Markets (Fayres)

out of rangeearly November–early January  • event

Festive Christmas atmosphere full of Welsh traditions and charms

Telford Balloon Fiesta

Telford Balloon Fiesta

unconfirmedlate August, 2024 • event

A spectacular summer festival in Telford Town Park

Christmas Lights in Liverpool

Christmas Lights in Liverpool

unconfirmedDecember–January • event

Liverpool looks brighter than ever during the holiday season

Saundersfoot New Years Day Swim

Saundersfoot New Years Day Swim

out of rangeJanuary 1 • event

Check out this traditional charity swimming event in the icy waters of Saundersfoot on the first day of the New Year

Buckingham Palace Tours

Buckingham Palace Tours

out of rangeAugust–September • activity

The finest pieces of art, exquisite furniture, and the overall magnificence of the palace evoke great awe

Land or Sand Yachting

Land or Sand Yachting

out of rangeSeptember–November | March–May  • activity

Water is not absolutely necessary to sail—when your boat has wheels and a sail you can easily glide on land

The Ba' Game

The Ba' Game

out of rangeDecember 25 | January 1 • activity

When charged up Uppies and Doonies fight for the leather trophy ball, the townspeople protect their dwellings with wooden barricades

Lewes Bonfire Night

Lewes Bonfire Night

out of rangeNovember 5 • event

Called bonfire capital of the world, Lewes hosts the largest festivities in the UK

St. Patrick's Day in Manchester

St. Patrick's Day in Manchester

out of rangeMarch 8–17, 2024 • event

Soak up the atmosphere of the Emerald Isle at the Manchester Irish Festival

Red Deer​ Rutting

Red Deer​ Rutting

out of rangeSeptember–October  • nature

The loud clash of red deer signals that rutting season is on–time to watch the stags' fight​

Reading & Leeds Festivals

Reading & Leeds Festivals

out of rangeAugust 21-25, 2024 • event

Some of the most popular music festivals in the UK with great names of pop and rock

The Great Knaresborough Bed Race

The Great Knaresborough Bed Race

out of rangeJune 8, 2024 • event

This fun event involves almost everybody in the town and attracts thousands of visitors

Brighton Christmas Market

Brighton Christmas Market

out of rangeNovember 18–December 24, 2023 • event

This Christmas market truly verges on the sublime

Starling Murmuration

Starling Murmuration

out of rangeNovember–February • nature

A regular sunset shows performed by migrating starlings in Gretna shows that the birds are really into that small town in the south of Scotland

Bridgwater Carnival

Bridgwater Carnival

out of rangeNovember 5, 2022 • event

Bridgwater Guy Fawkes Carnival is a huge illuminated carnival that can surely take your breath away. Check out why!

Farnborough International Airshow

Farnborough International Airshow

out of rangeJuly 22–26, 2024 • event

Visit one of the world's biggest airshows, capable of changing the future of global aerospace

Bradford Festival Of Lights (Bradford is #LiT)

Bradford Festival Of Lights (Bradford is #LiT)

out of rangeNovember 3–4, 2023 • event

Amazing fireworks and art in West Yorkshire

Rude Health Bog Snorkelling Championships

Rude Health Bog Snorkelling Championships

out of rangeAugust 25, 2024 • event

Spiderman, a cavewoman, Batman, mermaids, and others superheroes race in this peat bog

Christmas Markets in Scotland

Christmas Markets in Scotland

out of rangemid-November–early January • event

Scotland loves Christmas! It hosts some of the best Christmas Markets in the UK

Towcester Balloon Festival

Towcester Balloon Festival

overAugust 30, 2022 • event

Enjoy a breathtaking balloon festival with a colorful fireworks display as the finale

Seasonal Meats

Seasonal Meats

out of rangeSeptember–November  • food

Discover the freshest meats and vegetables locally produced and indulge your sweet tooth with the best seasonal fruits

Eisteddfod

Eisteddfod

out of rangeAugust 5–12, 2023 • event

The largest and oldest celebration of Welsh culture in the world

St. Patrick's Day Parade in Birmingham

St. Patrick's Day Parade in Birmingham

out of rangeMarch 17, 2024 • event

The third largest St. Paddy's parade in the UK

NKD Festival

NKD Festival

out of rangeMay 26–30, 2023 • event

Youth and families gather every summer for this clothes-free festival. Dare to join?

Midlands Air Festival

Midlands Air Festival

out of rangeMay 31-June 2, 2024 • event

A breathtaking aviation event with hot air balloons and a nightfire show

Skipton Christmas Market

Skipton Christmas Market

out of rangeDecember 3 & 10, 2023 • event

Gear up for this truly magical holiday event

Seal Pups

Seal Pups

out of rangeNovember  • nature

The world's largest grey seal population and their cute pups inhabit the shores of the Scottish Orkney Islands

The Tar Barrels of Ottery St Mary

The Tar Barrels of Ottery St Mary

out of rangeNovember 4 • event

One of the most colourful Bonfire Night traditions in England

Boomtown Fair

Boomtown Fair

out of rangeAugust 9–13, 2023 • event

Be a part of a phenomenal alternative world, be a part of the story!

Lawn Mower Racing World Championships

Lawn Mower Racing World Championships

out of rangeAugust 12–13, 2023 • event

Racing is always competitive and spectacular. And how about lawn mower racing?

English Greyhound Derby

English Greyhound Derby

out of rangeMay–June • event

Watch elite dogs compete with grace in this traditional race

Bournemouth Air Festival

Bournemouth Air Festival

out of rangeAugust 31–September 3, 2023 • event

Check out one of Britain's greatest tourism events

Duxford Air Shows

Duxford Air Shows

out of rangeMay 5, 2024 | June 1–2, 2024 | July 26, 2024 | August 17, 2024 | August 31, 2024 | September 14–15, 2024... Show more • event

Visit Britain's largest aviation museum when it hosts military air shows

Birmingham Christmas Market

Birmingham Christmas Market

out of rangeNovember 2–December 24 • event

The Birmingham Frankfurt Christmas Market is a huge winter celebration with lots of food, drinks, music, and fun

Winchester Cathedral Christmas Market

Winchester Cathedral Christmas Market

out of rangeNovember 17–December 21, 2023 • event

Check out one of Europe's best holiday fairs at the history-rich Medieval cathedral

Nottingham Winter Wonderland

Nottingham Winter Wonderland

out of rangeNovember 7–December 31 • event

Become a part of the English holiday fairytale at this Christmas market

Isle of Wight Festival

Isle of Wight Festival

out of rangeJune 20-23, 2024 • event

This festival is all about escapism thanks to its atmospheric location

Red Squirrels

Red Squirrels

out of rangeNovember–March  • nature

Cheeky red squirrels play in the white snow and among the green pines of Devilla Forest

Sweet Chestnut Season

Sweet Chestnut Season

out of rangeOctober–late December • food

Large steaming braziers, from which a fragrant smoke spreads, is a typical sight for the Englishmen in the fall

Oysters

Oysters

out of rangeSeptember–mid-April • food

Once the very Roman emperor deemed Scottish oysters as the best shellfish in the world

Bristol Christmas Market

Bristol Christmas Market

out of rangeNovember 3–December 23, 2023 • event

Feel the English holiday vibe at this Christmas market

Canterbury Christmas Market

Canterbury Christmas Market

out of rangeNovember 10–December 24, 2023 • event

Visit this Christmas market to find out what the real holiday magic is

Scotch Pie and Bovril

Scotch Pie and Bovril

out of rangeAugust–April  • food

A football match cannot do without a piece of warm nourishing mutton pie and a glass of hot beef-flavoured Bovril

Bluebells in Bloom

Bluebells in Bloom

out of rangeApril–May • nature

Don't miss the blooming of this natural treasure of Wales in spring—countryside fields, woodlands, and gardens are covered with blue flower carpet!

Download Festival

Download Festival

out of rangeJune 14-16, 2024 • event

The legendary rock festival in England which discovered some great names in the past

Manchester Coffee Festival

Manchester Coffee Festival

out of rangeNovember 18–19, 2023 • event

After visiting this event, you’ll fall in love with coffee

Leeds Light Night Lights Festival

Leeds Light Night Lights Festival

out of rangeOctober 12–13, 2023 • event

Don't miss UK’s most mesmerizing light festival

Stirling Highland Games

Stirling Highland Games

out of rangeAugust 17, 2024 • event

Multiple fun events combined with stalls full of local products are the main attractions at Stirling Highland Games

Lambing

Lambing

out of rangeApril • nature

Join the farmers and find out just how busy lambing season can be

Bournemouth Christmas Market

Bournemouth Christmas Market

out of rangeNovember 18, 2023–January 1, 2024 • event

One of England's most authentic Christmas celebrations

Bestival

Bestival

out of rangeJuly 25-28, 2024 • event

Chilling with your family couldn't be more exciting!

Fall Colors

Fall Colors

out of rangelast week of October-first week of November • nature

During autumn, London becomes even more dreamlike

Aero Expo UK

Aero Expo UK

out of rangeJune 22-23, 2024 • event

UK's Aero Expo is the place to learn all about the aviation industry

Cheltenham Jazz Festival

Cheltenham Jazz Festival

out of rangeMay 1–6, 2024 • event

The spring celebration of all genres of jazz

Boxing Day

Boxing Day

out of rangeDecember 26 • event

The occasion has nothing to do with fists and punching, but rather boxes full of gifts

Canoeing on the River Wye

Canoeing on the River Wye

out of rangeMarch–May • activity

An unforgettable outdoor activity for water sports fans

Winter Mountain Biking

Winter Mountain Biking

out of rangeNovember–March  • activity

Winter is not a reason to hide your mountain bike in England

St. Patrick's Day

St. Patrick's Day

out of rangeMarch 10–17, 2024 • event

The celebration of all things Irish all over the Great Britain

Victorious Festival

Victorious Festival

out of rangeAugust 25–27, 2023 • event

A popular family-friendly event for music fans, a stone’s throw from the beach in Portsmouth

MCM Birmingham Comic Con

MCM Birmingham Comic Con

out of rangeDecember 1–3, 2023 • event

Visit an epic cosplay event in the National Exhibition Centre Birmingham

Wales Comic Con

Wales Comic Con

out of rangeMay 13–14, 2023 (Telford) • event

Enjoy a weekend of cosplay and pop culture at Telford International Centre

Bath Christmas Market

Bath Christmas Market

out of rangeNovember 23–December 10, 2023 • event

The Bath Christmas Market is a colorful winter extravaganza full of unique gifts and Christmas atmosphere

Leeds Christmas Market

Leeds Christmas Market

out of rangeNovember 24–December 22, 2023 • event

Christkindelmarkt in Leeds is a great chance to celebrate winter with a blast

Ealing Jazz Festival

Ealing Jazz Festival

out of rangeJuly 29–30, 2023 • event

Save the date for this unique music festival

Barnacle Geese

Barnacle Geese

out of rangeSeptember–mid-April • nature

These tri-coloured birds are numerous in Scotland—they bark as if they were dogs and are believed to have originated from mollusks in Scottish folklore

Christmas Lights in Manchester

Christmas Lights in Manchester

out of rangelate September–December • event

From the city center to the Greater Manchester area, there are plenty of winter trails to explore

Woodley Carnival

Woodley Carnival

out of rangeJune 10, 2023 • event

One of the oldest carnivals opens doors to locals and visitors

Brecon Jazz Festival

Brecon Jazz Festival

out of rangeAugust 6–20, 2023 • event

Indulge in one of the world's most energetic jazz celebrations!

Seabirds in Glan y Môr Elias

Seabirds in Glan y Môr Elias

out of rangeSeptember–February • nature

Walk along the shoreline of Glan y Môr Elias Local Nature Reserve for a real bird spectacle

Apple Day

Apple Day

out of rangeOctober  • event

Discover "tasty" Apple Day in England, although you will be offered much more than just apples

Asparagus Season

Asparagus Season

out of rangeMay–June • food

Asparagus has acquired the glory of an aristocratic product

Isle of Wight Balloon Festival

Isle of Wight Balloon Festival

unconfirmedlate May 2023 • event

A popular ballooning event at Robin Hill Country Park

Hunting Season

Hunting Season

out of rangeAugust 12–March • activity

The season starts with grouse, snipe, and ptarmigan then proceeds with other wildfowl and finishes with deer

Snowdrops

Snowdrops

out of rangeFebruary–mid-March • nature

Delicate snowdrops rising up from the snow are able to console and inspire even the saddest souls

Cosford Air Show

Cosford Air Show

out of rangeJune 9, 2024 • event

The second biggest airshow organized by Royal Air Force

Rugby Season

Rugby Season

out of rangeNovember–April • activity

Attend an exciting match of rugby at the most prestigious stadium on the planet in Cardiff!

Six Nations Championship

Six Nations Championship

out of rangeFebruary–March • event

Witness one of the most impressive games of rugby heroes and losers during the Six Nations Championship

Pumpkin Season

Pumpkin Season

out of rangeOctober • food

The "golden head" is full of delicious seeds and vitamins

Surfing

Surfing

out of rangemid-October–mid-November • activity

It is not true that the treacherous Scottish waves leave no opportunities for inexperienced surfers—there are options for everyone

NASS Festival

NASS Festival

out of rangeJuly 6–9, 2023 • event

Long weekend full of action sports, cutting-edge music, and parties

Noisily Festival

Noisily Festival

out of rangeJuly 6–9, 2023 • event

An open-air electronic music and arts festival held in a beautiful setting

Driffield Steam Fair

Driffield Steam Fair

out of rangeAugust 12–13, 2023 • event

A vintage showcase in the East Riding of Yorkshire

Punkie Night in Somerset

Punkie Night in Somerset

out of rangeOctober 26, 2023 • event

Enjoy an atmospheric event linked with Halloween

Winter Hiking

Winter Hiking

out of rangeDecember–February • activity

Explore the winter magic of the snow-capped peaks of Snowdonia or Brecon Beacons and walk historical trails along the Wales Coast Path

Snow Buntings

Snow Buntings

out of rangeDecember–February • nature

Take a look at this showy game bird when you visit the Gronant Sand Dunes

HowTheLightGetsIn

HowTheLightGetsIn

out of rangeMay 24-27, 2024 • event

The world's largest philosophy and music festival

Teignmouth Airshow

Teignmouth Airshow

out of rangeJune 30–July 2, 2023 • event

An exciting free event in the beautiful English Riviera town of Teignmouth

Lincoln Comic Con (Linc-Con)

Lincoln Comic Con (Linc-Con)

out of rangeSeptember 30, 2023 • event

A vibrant comic convention in English East Midlands

Cornwall Christmas Markets

Cornwall Christmas Markets

out of rangelate November–late December • event

Seasonal festivities and excellent Cornish food by the Atlantic Ocean

Chatsworth Country Fair

Chatsworth Country Fair

out of rangeSeptember 1–3, 2023 • event

A Derbyshire showcase of the very best countryside has to offer

Birmingham Chinese New Year

Birmingham Chinese New Year

out of rangeFebruary 11, 2024 • event

One of the largest annual festivities in Birmingham

Blackpool Air Show

Blackpool Air Show

out of rangeAugust 12–13, 2023 • event

Spectacular aerial displays over the Irish Sea waterfront

Old Buckenham Airshow

Old Buckenham Airshow

out of rangeJuly 27-28, 2024 • event

The biggest airshow in Norfolk and Suffolk

Yorktoberfest

Yorktoberfest

out of rangeOctober 19–21, 2023 | October 27–28, 2023 • event

Lots of beer, bratwurst and awesome bumper cars

Kingston Christmas Market

Kingston Christmas Market

out of rangeNovember 16–December 31 • event

A traditional market in the town of Kingston-upon-Thames in South West London

Oxford Christmas Market

Oxford Christmas Market

canceledDecember • event

A holiday fair in one of England's most famous cities

Fowey Christmas Market

Fowey Christmas Market

out of rangeDecember 8–10, 2023 • event

A festive weekend with plenty of entertainment, shopping, and food

Great Missenden Food Festival

Great Missenden Food Festival

out of rangeApril 7–10, 2023 • event

Foodies' paradise in the Misbourne Valley

East Kirkby Air Show

East Kirkby Air Show

out of rangeAugust 5, 2023 • event

The biggest independent air show in Lincolnshire

Jersey International Air Display

Jersey International Air Display

out of rangeSeptember 14, 2023 • event

The spectacular air show in the Channel Islands

Deer Shed Festival

Deer Shed Festival

out of rangeJuly 26-29, 2024 • event

One of the best family festivals in the UK

Peas

Peas

out of rangeAugust • food

Enjoy freshly shelled English peas!

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