Festivals, Carnivals and Events around the UK, England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales, including music festivals, carnivals and summer fayres.

Iceskating at Winter Funland

Winter Funland are the company behind the largest indoor and outdoor winter wonderland festival in the North West of England.

This year Winter Funland will be putting on a winter wonderland at Event City, Trafford Center, Manchester. The Winter Funland team have a wealth of experience in producing some of the largest kids and family orientated festival events around the UK. Attractions will include a huge indoor ice skating rink, a 1000 seat theater showing headline acts all day.

festive fermentation masterclasses

After a successful run of sold-out sessions throughout the summer, Hoxton-based bar and restaurant Cub are releasing a new set of dates for their Fermentation Masterclasses throughout the Autumn and Winter, with a festive twist.

In November and December Cub will host Festive Fermentation Masterclasses, which will be presented by one of the world's most prolific experts on the subject - Dr Johnny Drain. A regular Fermentation Masterclass will take place in October.

Knowsley Safari’s Pumpkin Trail

Venture into Wolf Country and the Bat Forest this Halloween as part of Knowsley Safari’s spook-tastic Pumpkin Trail. Children can look-out for spooky ‘true or false’ facts about Halloween animals, which have been hidden on the trail throughout Knowsley’s Foot Safari. Do wolves really howl at the moon? Do bats help produce coffee? Learn this and so much more, and better still, children can pick-up a Pumpkin Trail map for just 50 pence, which they can use to enter their ‘true or false’ answers into a prize draw to win a silver family membership.

Alistair with penguins : The Making of 'Our Planet': Conservation behind the Camera

WFN Trustee Sir David Attenborough’s groundbreaking Netflix documentary series Our Planet showcased Earth’s incredible wildlife and fragile habitats as never before.

Wonderland themed Christmas

This year’s ‘Christmas at Marwell’ takes families into a curious world of topsy turvy delights with a fairy tale Alice in Wonderland theme.

Christmas at Marwell is a magical event, which is in its 10th year, providing a fun filled 60 to 80-minute festive experience for all the family to meet Father Christmas.

Pumpkin patch at Thornton Hall Country Park

Hidden on the borders of North Yorkshire & Lancashire's countryside is the award-winning Thornton Hall Country Park. The perfect destination for farm fun, animal encounters, indoor/outdoor play areas and spooky entertainment this Halloween season!

Halloween and Pumpkin Picking Patch at Thornton Hall Country Park

12th - 31st October 2019

Do you think you are brave enough to take part in the farm park's grisly deeds such as bloody lamb and calf feeding, freaky animal petting and eerie egg collecting?

Salad at free from festival

Free From Festival is UK’s 1st Food Festival that focuses on people that are living their life 'free from' gluten, dairy or refined sugar. 

Their first event in Manchester will be taking place in a quirky venue, Fairfield Social Club, 5 minutes from Manchester Piccadilly Station on Saturday, the 19th of October from 11.30AM until 5.30PM.

Man skiing at the Telegraph Ski & Snowboard Festival

Join WhoSki.com at the Telegraph Ski & Snowboard Festival, Battersea Evolution, October 24-27, 2019

The circular economy goes skiing, as WhoSki.com brings sustainability to the winter sports industry at the UK's biggest annual ski and snowboard fest during the October half-term holidays.

You'll find our ‘start-up chalet' (OC23) in the Mountain Village, next to the fabulous Big Wheel, (and near the food) throughout this year's Telegraph Ski & Snowboard Festival.

Drinks at Nicholson's Fourth Annual Gin Festival

Nicholson’s Pubs across the UK will be putting a beer-related spin on their fourth annual gin festival by sharing gin creations from some of the UK’s leading breweries.