Events

Each week I will post a selection of events taking place around the British coast, including festivals, sporting events and regattas, carnivals and quirky annual traditions.

JUNE 2019

Events this week

Until 23 June: Polperro Festival

Until 23 June: Portsmouth Festivities

19-23 June: Williams BMW International Tennis Tournament, Liverpool

20-24 June: Bristol Sounds

21 June: Stonehaven Highland Games

21-23 June: GoldCoast Ocean Fest, Croyde

21-23 June: Teignmouth Folk Festival

21-27 June: St Magnus International Festival, Orkney

21-29 June: Nature Valley International Tennis Tournament, Eastbourne

21-30 June: Golowan Festival, Penzance

22 June: The Moveable Feast, Criccieth

22-23 June: Africa Oye, Liverpool

22-23 June: Cardiff Mini Film Festival

22-23 June: First Light Festival, Lowestoft

22-23 June: Scottish Traditional Boat Festival, Portsoy

22-23 June: Weston Air Festival, Weston-Super-Mare

22-29 June: Southwold Arts Festival

23 June: RNLI Harbour Raft Race, Rhyl

23-29 June: Mevagissey Feast Week

Events this week

11 June-28 July: River Town, Bristol

12-23 June: Bristol Food Connections

13-16 June: Isle of  Wight Festival

13-16 June: Brighton Bear Weekend

14-15 June: Occombe Festival, Paignton

14-16 June: Pembrokeshire Street Food Festival, Tenby

14-23 June: Moray Walking and Outdoor Festival

14 June-14 July: Southend Festival

15 June: Ultra Trail Scotland, Arran

15 June: Brixham Trawler Race

15-16 June: Alnmouth Arts Festival

15-22 June: Criccieth Festival

15 June-14 July: Festival of Chichester

16 June: Cleethorpes Blues Rhythm & Rock Festival

16 June: London to Brighton Bike Ride

16 June: Medway River Festival, Chatham

16 June: Sundried Southend Triathlon

Events this week

5-9 June: D-Day Celebrations, Portsmouth

6-16 June: Great Yarmouth Arts Festival

7-8 June: Oban Live

7-8 June: Craft Beer Festival, Bristol

7-9 June: Whitby 60s Music Festival

7-9 June: Bay Folk Weekend, Robin Hood's Bay

7-15 June: Ulverston International Music Festival

7-16 June: Belfast Book Festival

7-23 June: Aldeburgh Festival, Snape Maltings

7-26 June: Larne Arts Festival

8 June: Cider Salon, Bristol

8-9 June: Crail Food Festival

8-9 June: Vegan Summer Festival, Brighton

8-9 June: Blackpool Pride

8-11 June: Scilly Laughs Comedy Festival, Isles of Scilly

8-16 June: Leith Festival

9 June: Ardrossan Highland Games

MAY 2019

Events this week:

30 May-1 June: Festival of Discovery, Anglesey

30 May-3 June: Wirral Folk Festival

31 May-1 June: Inside Out Festival, Cardiff

31 May-2 June: Baltic Weekender, Liverpool

31 May-2 June: Bordeaux Wine Festival, Liverpool

31 May-2 June: Mersey River Festival, Liverpool

31 May-2 June: Flavour Fest, Plymouth

31 May-2 June: Wessex Folk Festival, Weymouth

31 May-2 June: Kingsbridge Food and Music Festival

31 May-3 June: FyneFest, Loch Fyne

1 June: The Fitness Festival, Southsea

1-9 June: Festival of Nature, Bristol

1-9 June: Gower Walking Festival

1 June: Abersoch 10K

1 June: Helensburgh and Lomond Highland Games

1-2 June: Torbay Air Show

2-7 June: English Riviera International Dance Festival

2-30 June: Guernsey Floral Festival

Events this week:

21-28 May: Dundee Design Festival

23-26 May: Orkney Folk Festival

23-27 May: Southend Film Festival

23-28 May: Scilly Folk Festival

24 May-1 June: Islay Festival of Music and Malt

24-26 May: Tunes in the Dunes, Perranporth

24-26 May: Beer and Cider Festival, Eastbourne

24-27 May: Jazz Jurassica, Lyme Regis

24-27 May: Bude and Stratton Folk Festival

24 May-2 June: Greenbank Fal River Festival, Falmouth

25 May: Lord Mayor's Day, Plymouth

25 May: Scilly Swim Challenge

25-26 May: Love Saves The Day, Bristol

25-26 May: Portrush Raft Race Weekend

25-26 May: Fayre in the Square, Weymouth

25-26 May: Taste Cumbria, Ulverston

25-26 May: Rock 'n' Roll Marathon, Liverpool

25-27 May: Amble Puffin Festival

25-29 May: Brixfest, Brixham

25 May-7 June: TT Races, Isle of Man

Events this week:

13-19 May: Orkney Nature Festival

16-18 May: Great Yarmouth Beer and Cider Festival

17 May: Beo Festival, Armadale Castle, Skye

17 May: Light Night, Liverpool

17-20 May: Arran Mountain Festival

17-19 May: Rail Ale Festival, Ffestiniog and Welsh Highland Railways

17-19 May: Whitby Gospel Music Convention

18-19 May: Fish and Ships, Whitby

18-19 May: Crab and Lobster Festival, Cromer and Sheringham

Events this week:

9 May: Guernsey Liberation Day

9-11 May: The Great Escape, Brighton

9-12 May: Liberation, Jersey International Music Festival

9-12 May: Crimefest, Bristol

10-12 May: Folk On The Pier, Cromer

10-12 May: Dart Music Festival, Dartmouth

10-12 May: St Ives Food and Drink Festival

10-12 May: Foodies Festival, Bristol

10-12 May: Ullapool Book Festival

10-12 May: Wirral Poetry Festival

10-18 May: Fowey Festival of Arts and Literature

10-22 May: Creative Scilly

11-12 May: Bristol Thai and Multicultural Festival

11-12 May: Pirates Weekend, Plymouth

11-17 May: St Ives Literature Festival

12 May: Gourock Highland Games

12-18 May: North West 200, Antrim coast

APRIL 2019

Events this week

22 April-5 May: Fightback, Brighton

23 April-4 May: Roseland Festival

26-28 April: Porthleven Food Festival

26-28 April: Country on the Coast Festival, Portsmouth

27-28 April: Colonsay Book Festival

27-28 April: Great Yarmouth Chess Congress

Events this week

18-21 April: Nuart Festival, Aberdeen

19-20 April: Easter Weekend at Snape Maltings

19-20 April: Thanet Beer Festival, Margate

19-22 April: Torbay Easter Hockey Festival

20-21 April: Newbiggin-by-the-Sea Kite Festival

Events this week

12-14 April: Heritage On The Dock, Liverpool

12-14 April: Brighton Marathon Weekend

12-14 April: Whitby Goth Weekend

13 April: Inverness Whisky and Gin Festival

Events this week

3-12 April: Walk Scilly, Scilly Isles

5-7 April: Prisoner Convention Weekend, Portmeirion

MARCH 2019

Events this week

29-30 March: Ale and Arty Festival, Bexhill-on-Sea

29-30 March: Threshold Festival, Liverpool

29-30 March: Vintage 60's Festival, Cromer

29-31 March: BBC 6 Music Festival, Liverpool

Events this week

22-24 March: Bristol International Jazz and Blues Festival

22-24 March: March Manouche Festival, Menai Bridge

24 March: Love Food Spring Festival, Bristol

24 March: 5K or 10K Your Way! Menai Bridge

Events this week

Until 16 March: Highbridge Festival of the Arts, Burnham-on-Sea and Highbridge

14-17 March: British Gymnastics Championships, Liverpool

15-17 March: King's Lynn Fiction Festival

17 March: Liverpool St Patrick's Day Parade

17 March: Weymouth Half Marathon

Events this week

6-10 March: Stanza Poetry Festival, St Andrews

8-9 March: Ullapool Dance Festival

8-17 March POW! Arts and Culture Festival, Thanet

9-10 March: MineVention, Dreamland, Margate

Events this week

3 March: Eastbourne Half Marathon

Events this week


18 February-10 March: Portsmouth Bookfest 

20-24 February: Fort William Mountain Festival

21-24 February: Liverpool International Jazz Festival

23 February: Scira 2019 Viking Festival, Sheringham

23 February: Rhyl 10 Mile

23-3 March: Rye Bay Scallop Week

24 February: Brighton Half Marathon

Events this week

15-16 February: Dartmouth Beer Festival

16-24 February: Brighton Science Festival

Events this week

4 February: St Ives Feast Day

8-10 February: Chinese New Year, Liverpool

9-17 February: Eastbourne Music and Arts Festival

10-17 February: British Dal Festival, Bristol

JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2019

Events this week

29 January: Up Helly Aa, Lerwick, Shetland

31 January-2 February: Winter Ales Festival, Liverpool

1-3 February: Profound Sound Festival, Folkestone

JANUARY 2019

Events this week

25 January: Vegan Festival, Eastbourne

Events this week

16-20 Slapstick Festival, Bristol

Events this week

11-20 January: Horror-on-Sea Festival, Southend-on-Sea

Events this week

1 January: Loony Dook, South Queensferry

1 January: Duck Race and Lyme Lunge, Lyme Regis

1 January: New Year's Day Fireworks, Cromer

DECEMBER 2018

Events this week

28-31 December: Liverpool International Horse Show

31 December: Stonehaven Fireballs

31 December: New Years Eve Fancy Dress Revelry, Weymouth

Events this week

21 December: Montol Festival, Penzance

23 December: Tom Bawcock's Eve, Mousehole

Events this week

15 December: Mousehole Christmas Lights Switch-on

16 December: Chase The Pudding, Weymouth

Events this week

6-9 December: Padstow Christmas Festival

7-9 December: Hunstanton Christmas Tree Festival

8 December: Rye Christmas Festival

8-9 December: Port Solent Festival of Christmas, Portsmouth

NOVEMBER 2018

Events this week

30 November-1 December: Candlelit Dartmouth

30 November-2 December: Cromarty Film Festival

30 November-2 December: Portmeirion Food and Craft Fair

30 November-3 December: Great British Folk Festival, Skegness

1 December: Felixstowe Christmas Craft Market and Lighting Up Day

1 December: Polperro Christmas Lights Switch On

1-2 December: Rochester Dickensian Christmas

2 December: Woodbridge Christmas Street Fair

Events this week

23-25 November: Islay Sessions

24 Novebmer: Wells Christmas Tide Festival, Wells-Next-The-Sea

24 November: Fleetwood Music and Arts Festival, Fleetwood

24 November: Lanterns, Lights and 'luminations, Brixham

24 November: Southwold Christmas Lights Switch-on

24 November: Brighton and Hove Book Fayre

24-25 November: Ulverston Dickensian Festival

25 November: Orford Festive Makers Market, Orford

Events this week

Christmas markets all over the country

Until 6th January: Liverpool Christmas Ice Festival

15-18 November: Looe Literary Festival

15-18 November: Atlantic Sessions, Causeway Coast, Northern Ireland

16-18 November: Tenby Blues Festival

16-25 November: Oban Winter Festival

17 November: Torquay Christmas Carnival

17 November: BoHo Winter Light Festival, Eastbourne

18 November: Clovelly Herring Festival

Events this week

Until 10 November: Looping The Loop Festival, Thanet

7-11 November: Inverness Film Festival

8-12 November: Ways With Words Festival, Southwold

9-11 November: Dunoon Film Festival

9-25 November: Cine-City Film Festival, Brighton

10 November: Cardigan Fair

OCTOBER 2018

Events this week

Until 4 November: Sound Festival, Aberdeen

26 October-11 November: Brighton Early Music Festival

26-28 October: Gwledd Conwy Feast

26-28 October: Whitby Goth Weekend

27 October-9 November: English Riviera Film Festival


27-28 October: Steampunk Halloween Festival, Felixstowe

28 October-4 November: Cardiff Fashion Week

31 October-4 November: Lowender Peran Festival, Newquay

1-18 November: Hull Comedy Festival

2-4 November: Aldeburgh Poetry Festival

4 November: London to Brighton Veteran Car Run

Events this week

9-14 October: The Iris Prize Festival (LGBT film festival), Cardiff

11-14 October: Falmouth Oyster Festival

11-14 October: Isle of Wight Literary Festival

11-27 October: Dance Live, Aberdeen

12-14 October: Scotland's Boat Show, Inverkip

13 October: Oxjam, Portsmouth

13 October: Vegan Festival, Portsmouth

13-19 October: Tiree Wave Classic, Tiree

13-20 October: Speed Week, Weymouth

Events this week

Until 26 November: Eastbourne Beer Festival on Tour

4-7 October: Giant Spectacular, Liverpool

4-7 October: Swanage Blues Festival

4-13 October: Aberdeen Comedy Festival

6 October: Dials Festival, Portsmouth

6-7 October: Bournemouth Marathon

6-7 October: Powderham Food Festival, Powderham Castle, Devon

6-14 October: Hastings Week

6 October-7 November (every Saturday): Fireworks, Southend

SEPTEMBER 2018

Until the end of the month

Until 30 September: Guernsey Food Festival

19-23 September: Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival

20-23 September: Berwick Film & Media Arts Festival

20-23 September: South Downs Folk Festival, Bognor Regis

20-30 September: Smash The Keys, Liverpool

21-23 September: Looe Music Festival

21-29 September: Appledore Book Festival

21-30 September: Wigtown Book Festival

22-23 September: Sandman Triathlon, Newborough

23 September: Blackpool Music Run

25-30 September: Encounters Film Festival, Bristol

27-29 September: St George's Hall Beer Festival, Liverpool

28 September: Party At The Park, Cardiff

28-30 September: British Musical Firework Championships, Southport

28-30 September: Scarborough Jazz Festival

28-30 September: Plymouth Art Weekender

28-30 September: Broadstairs Food Festival

28-30 September: By The Sea Festival, Margate

28-30 September: Elvis Festival, Porthcawl

29 September: Boundary Brighton

29 September: Mary Rose Live: After Hours - Waterfront Sessions, Portsmouth

29-30 September: Teign Shanty Festival, Teignmouth

29-30 September: Docks Heritage Weekend, M-Shed, Bristol

29-30 September: Aldeburgh Food and Drink Festival

30 September: Tresco Triathlon, Tresco, Isles of Scilly

30 September: Lyn Food Festival, Lynton

Events this week

Until 16 September: South East Cornwall Walking Festival

11-14 September: British Science Festival, Hull

13 September-13 October: Brighton Digital Festival

14-15 September: City of Liverpool Tattoo

14-16 September: Agatha Christie Birthday Celebration Festival, Torbay

14-16 September: Llandudno Arts Weekend

14-16 September: Stranraer Oyster Festival

14-16 September: Tarbert Music Festival

14-16 September: Out There Festival of Street Arts and Circus, Great Yarmouth

14-16 September: Purbeck Nordic Walking Festival, Dorset

14-30 September: Liverpool Comedy Festival

15 September: Portsmouth Pride

15-16 September: Pirates on the Dock, Liverpool

15-16 September: Plymouth Seafood Festival

15-16 September: Salute to the 40s, Chatham Historic Dockyard

15-16 September: North Norfolk Railway 1940s Weekend, Sheringham and Holt

15-16 September: Barmouth Walking Festival

15-17 September: Wells Pirate Festival, Wells next the Sea

15-30 September: Rye Arts Festival

Events this week

5-9 September: Isle of Man Film Festival

6-9 September: Festival No. 6, Portmeirion

6-12 September: Orkney International Science Festival

7-9 September: Newquay Fish Festival

7-9 September: Wheels and Fins Festival, Joss Bay Beach, Broadstairs

7-9 September: Best of the West Festival, Inveraray Castle

7-15 September: Blas Festival, various locations in the Highlands

8 September: Fishstock, Brixham

8-9 September: Great Yarmouth Maritime Festival

8-9 September: Steampunk Festival, Eastbourne

8-9 September: Staithes Festival

8-22 September: St Ives September Festival

9 September: Rye Festival of the Sea

9 September: Ironman Wales, Pembrokeshire

AUGUST/SEPTEMBER 2018

Events this week

26-28 August: The Ould Lammas Fair, Ballycastle

26-31 August: Mersea Week

27 August: Rhyl Comic Con

28-31 August: Bude Jazz Festival

30 August-1 September: Dartmouth Royal Regatta

30 August-2 September: Bournemouth Air Festival

30 August-2 September: Lindisfarne Festival

31 August-2 September: Lyme Folk Weekend, Lyme Regis

31 August-2 September: Freedom Festival, Hull

31 August-4 November: Blackpool Illuminations

1 September: Kingsbridge Show

1 September: Bridport Hat Festival

1-2 September: Beaumaris Food Festival

1-2 September: Air Waves, Portrush

1-2 September: St Annes International Kite Festival

1-2 September: Vintage By The Sea, Morecambe

1-2 September: North Norfolk Food and Drink Festival, Holkham Hall

1-3 September: Lockdown Festival, Powderham Castle

1-8 September: Manx Electric Railway 125th anniversary celebrations, Isle of Man

1-9 September: Largs Viking Festival

1-30 September: Coastal Currents Arts Festival, Hastings and St Leonards

1-30 September: Taste of Scilly, Isles of Scilly

2 September: Lobster and Crab Feast, Clovelly

AUGUST 2018

Events this week

22-28 August: International Beatle Week, Liverpool

23 August: St Ives RNLI Lifeboat Day

23-24 August: Clacton Air Show

23-25 August: Swansea Bay Beer and Cider Festival, Swansea

23-25 August: Landmark Beer, Food and Music Festival, Ilfracombe

23-26 August: Isle of Wight International Scooter Rally, Ryde

23-27 August: Rye International Jazz and Blues Festival

24 August: The Moveable Feast, Cemaes Bay, Anglesey

24-26 August: Victorious Festival, Portsmouth

24-26 August: Pride Cymru's Big Weekend, Cardiff

24-27 August: Folk On The Dock, Liverpool

24-27 August: Hope Cove Weekend

25 August: BFest, Bamburgh

25 August: Portscatho Regatta

25-27 August: Torbay Royal Regatta

25-27 August: Cardiff Harbour Festival

25 August-2 September: Bude Lifeboat Week

26 August: World Pier Crabbing Championships, Cromer

26-31 August: Mersea Week

26 August-21 September: Great Yarmouth Festival of Bowls

Events this week

Until 17 August: Cromer Carnival Week

14-15 August: Weymouth Carnival

14-18 August: Children's Week, Paignton

16-19 August: Airbourne, Eastbourne

16-19 August: Southport Flower Show

16-19 August: The Wight Proms, Cowes

18 August: Bude Carnival

18 August: Cardigan River and Food Festival

18-24 August: Whitby Folk Week

19 August: Killyleagh Summer Festival, County Down

19 August: Menai Seafood Festival, Menai Bridge

19 August: Hunstanton Kite Festival & Classic Car Rally

19-25 August: Fowey Royal Regatta

Events this week

Until 12 August: Fringe By The Sea, North Berwick

8 August: Planet Love, Belfast

8-9 August: British Fireworks Championships, Plymouth

8-12 August: Boardmasters Festival, Newquay

9-12 August: Bristol International Balloon Fiesta

10-11 August: Aberaeron Beer and Cider Festival

10-12 August: Ocean City Blues and Jazz Festival, Plymouth

10-12 August: Spittal Seaside Festival

10-13 August: Mousehole Carnival

10-17 August: Broadstairs Folk Week

10-19 August: Falmouth Week

11 August: Lynmouth Raft Race

11 August: Whitstable Harbour Day

11-12 August: Jack Up The 80s Festival, Ryde

11-12 August: UK Pro Beach Volleyball, Bridlington

11-17 August: Dawlish Carnival Week

11-18 August: Salcombe Town Regatta

12 August: Rhyl Music Festival

12 August: The Moveable Feast, Conwy

12 August: Sea 2 Shore Festival, Aberystwyth

12 August: Aberaeron Festival of Welsh Ponies and Cobs

Events this week

Until 5 August: Port William Carnival Week

3 August: Torbay Steam Fair, Brixham

3-4 August: Harbour Fest, Hayle

3-5 August: New Quay Music Festival

3-5 August: Brighton Pride

3-5 August: Margate Soul Festival

3-10 August: Sidmouth Folk Week

4 August: Menai Food Festival, Menai Bridge

4 August: Woofstock, Dartmouth

4-11 August: Cowes Week

4-11 August: Alderney Week

4-12 August: Pittenweem Arts Festival

4-12 August: Lyme Regis Regatta and Carnival Week

5 August: Herne Bay Cartoon Festival

JULY 2018

Events this week

Until 27 July: Charlestown Regatta Week, Cornwall

23 July-3 August: Fishguard International Music Festival

24-28 July: Dartmouth Shakespeare Week

25-29 July: Manx Heritage Transport Festival, Isle of Man

26 July: Pirate Day, Land's End

26 July: Be In Birkenhead Festival

26-27 July: Ocean City Sounds, Plymouth

26-29 July: Camp Bestival, Lulworth

26-29 July: Port Eliot Festival, St Germans, Cornwall

27-28 July: Eilean Dorcha Festival, Benbecula

27-29 July: Weston Lions Real Ale and Cider Festival, Weston-Super-Mare

28-29 July: Bude Castle Heritage Festival

28-29 July: Festival of Filey

28-29 July: Gorleston Clifftop Festival

28-29 July: Clipper Race, Liverpool

28-30 July: Upfest, Bristol

28 July-3 August: Lyme Regis and Charmouth RNLI Guild Lifeboat Week

28 July-4 August: Swanage Regatta and Carnival

29 July: Manx 100 Mountain Bike Event, Isle of Man

29 July: Rhyl RNLI Harbour Raft Race

Events this week

18-21 July: HebCelt Festival, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis

20-22 July: Bristol Harbour Festival

20-22 July: Scarborough Seafest Maritime Festival

21 July: Arran Rock 'n' Blues Festival, Brodick

21-22 July: Heysham Viking Festival

21-22 July: Liverpool International Music Festival

21-22 July: Whitstable Oyster Festival

21-22 July: Port Erin Festival of the Beach and Sea, Isle of Man

21-22 July: Lowestoft Summer Festival

21-28 July: Conwy Classical Music Festival

21-29 July: Paignton Festival

21-30 July: Ramsgate Festival

22-27 July: Abersoch Dinghy Week

Events this week 

8 July: Cardigan Bay Seafood Festival, Aberaeron

12-15 July: Latitude Festival, Southwold

13-14 July: British Beach Polo Championships, Sandbanks

13-14 July: Jurassic Fields, Bridport

13-15 July: Gwyl Arall, Caernarvon

13-15 July: Kingsbeer Festival, Kingswear

13-15 July: Tiree Music Festival

13-15 July: Plymouth Regatta

13-15 July: Swanage Jazz Festival

13-21 July: Budleigh Salterton Music Festival

14 July: Brazilica Festival, Liverpool

14 July: Food Fair at The Copse, Dawlish

14 July: Clovelly Maritime Festival

14 July: The Kate Burge Sea-To-Summit Fell Race Trailer, Laxey (start), Isle of Man


14-15 July: Vintage For Victory, Whitchurch, Cardiff

14-15 July: Pommery Dorset Seafood Festival, Weymouth

14-15 July: Beach Life Festival, Eastbourne

14-15 July: Beer and Cider Festival, Exmouth Pavilion

14 July-28 October: Liverpool Biennial

15 July: Douglas Carnival, Isle of Man

15 July: The Dockyard Bakeoff, Chatham Historic Dockyard

15-22 July: The Open Golf Championship, Carnoustie

15-28 July: King's Lynn Festival

15-29 July: St Peter Port Town Carnival & La Faete De La Musique, Guernsey

Events this week

2-14 July: Gower Festival

2-15 July: Bristol Pride Festival

2 July-2 September: Gromit Unleashed, Bristol

4-7 July: Penzance Literary Festival

4-7 July: Hastings Beer and Music Festival

5-8 July: Mouth of the Tyne Festival, Tynemouth

5-8 July: Stonehaven Folk Festival

6-8 July: Gemau Cymru, various locations in Wales

6-8 July: Southport Air Show

6-8 July: BSRA National Scooter Rally, Cleethorpes

6-8 July: Rock Oyster Festival, Rock, Cornwall

6-8 July: Sark Summer Festival

6-9 July: Loch Fyne Viking Festival

6-21 July: Lafrowda Festival, St Just, Cornwall

7-8 July: Paddle Round The Pier, Brighton

7-8 July: Potty Festival, Sheringham

7-8 July: Tarbert Seafood Festival

7-9 July: British Style Collective, Liverpool

7-15 July: Rathlin Festival Week, Rathlin Island

8 July: Croyde Ocean Triathlon

8 July: Thorpefest, Thorpeness, Suffolk

JUNE/JULY 2018


Events this week

29 June-14 July: Deal Music and Arts Festival

25 June-1 July: Blackpool Armed Forces Week

27 June-1 July: East Neuk Festival, East Neuk of Fife

27 June-1 July: Felixstowe Book Festival

30 June: Abersoch Triathlon

30 June: Music By The Sea, Aldeburgh

30 June: Gairloch Highland Gathering

30 June: Scarborough Armed Forces Day

30 June: Malt and Music Festival, Lochranza, Arran

30 June-14 July: Festival of Firsts, Wirral

1 July-15 August: The Southend Festival

JUNE 2018

Events this week

21-24 June: Isle of Wight Festival

21-24 June: Williams BMW Liverpool International Tennis Tournament

22-24 June: Falmouth International Sea Shanty Festival

22-24 June: Teignmouth Folk Festival

22-24 June: The Falmouth Classics

22-24 June: Largs Live

22-24 June: Cardiff Mini Film Festival

22-24 June: Cider Salon, Bristol

22-28 June: St Magnus International Festival, Orkney

22-30 June: Nature Valley International, Eastbourne

23 June: The Moveable Feast, Criccieth

23-24 June: Weston Air Festival

23-24 June: Dartmouth Art and Craft Weekend

23-24 June: St Merryn Steam and Vintage Rally, St Merryn near Padstow

23-25 June: Weymouth and Portland Armed Forces Celebrations

23-30 June: Southwold Arts Festival

23 June-9 July: Festival of the Sea, Isle of Wight

24 June: Bigbury Fun Run

24 June: North Devon Marathon and Half Marathon, Woolacombe

24-30 June: Mevagissey Feast Week

Events this week

11-17 June: Bristol Food Connections

14-17 June: Brighton Bear Weekend

14-17 June: Swansea International Jazz Festival

15 June: Pembrokeshire Street Food Festival, Tenby

15-17 June: GoldCoast Oceanfest, Croyde

15-24 June: Portsmouth Festivities

15-24 June: Moray Walking and Outdoor Festival

15-24 June: Golowan Festival, Penzance

16 June: Medway River Festival, Chatham

16 June: Ultra Trail Scotland, Arran

16 June: Brixham Trawler Race

16-17 June: Africa Oye, Liverpool

16-17 June: The Haven Great Yarmouth Air Show

16 June-15 July: Festival of Chichester

17 June: London to Brighton Bike Ride

17 June: Sundried Southend Sprint Triathlon

17-25 June: Criccieth Festival

Events this week

6-16 June: Ulverston International Music Festival

6-16 June: Belfast Book Festival

8-9 June: Festival of Reggae, Liverpool

8-9 June: Ukulele Proms, Oddicombe Beach, Babbacombe

8-9 June: Crail Food Festival

8-10 June: Whitby 60s Music Festival

8-10 June: Bay Folk Weekend, Robin Hood's Bay

8-11 June: Blackpool Pride

8-24 June: Aldeburgh Festival

9-12 June: Scilly Laughs Comedy Festival, Isles of Scilly

10 June: Maldon Mud Race

10 June: Mythfest, Talacre Beach near Prestatyn

10-18 June: Polperro Festival

Events this week

1-3 June: FyneFest, Cairndow, Loch Fyne

1-3 June: Flavour Fest, Plymouth

1-3 June: Kingsbridge Food and Music Festival

2 June: The Fitness Festival, Southsea

2-3 June: Wessex Folk Festival, Weymouth

2-10 June: Gower Walking Festival

2-10 June: Larne Arts Festival

3 June: Fowey Cider and Cheese Festival

3 June: Henri Lloyd 10K, Abersoch

3-7 June: English Riviera International Dance Festival, Torquay

MAY 2018

Events this week

24-28 May: Jazz Jurassica, Lyme Regis

24-29 May: Scilly Folk Festival

25-27 May: Orkney Folk Festival

25-27 May: Beer and Cider Festival, Eastbourne

25-28 May: Bude and Stratton Folk Festival

25 May-3 June: Fal River Festival, Falmouth

26-27 May: Portrush Raft Race Weekend

26-27 May: Vegfest, Bristol

26-27 May: Fayre In The Square, Weymouth

26-27 May: Love Saves The Day, Bristol

26-27 May: Mutiny Festival, Portsmouth

26-27 May: Taste Cumbria, Ulverston

26-28 May: Tallships Regatta, Liverpool

26-28 May: Amble Puffin Festival

26-30 May: Brixfest, Brixham

26 May-8 June, TT Races, Isle of man

27 May: Fire and Sea Festival, Harlech

27 May-10 June: Volvo Ocean Race Cardiff Stopover

Events this week

14-20 May: Orkney Nature Festival

17-19 May: The Great Escape, Brighton

18 May: Lightnight, Liverpool

18 May: Great Yarmouth Beer and Cider Festival

18-20 May: Coll Bird Festival, Island of Coll

18-20 May: Hanse Festival, King's Lynn

18-20 May: Rail Ale, Ffestiniog and Welsh Highland Railways

18-20 May: Whitby Gospel Music Convention, Whitby Pavilion

18-21 May: Arran Mountain Festival

19-20 May: Crab and Lobster Festival, Cromer and Sheringham

Events this week

7-12 May: Bridlington Golf Festival

9 May: Guernsey Liberation Day

9-19 May: Liberation - Jersey International Music Festival

10-20 May: Mayfest, Bristol

11-13 May: Folk On The Pier, Cromer

11-13 May: Dart Music Festival, Dartmouth

11-13 May: St Ives Food and Drink Festival

11-19 May: Fowey Festival of Arts and Literature

12 May: Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway Fun Day

12-13 May: Pirates Weekend, Plymouth

12-13 May: Steam on the Dock, Liverpool

12-19 May: St Ives Literature Festival

13-19 May: North West 200 motorcycle races, Portrush, Portstewart and Coleraine

Events this week

30 April-20 May: Festival of Spring, Colonsay

1 May: Padstow Obby Oss

1-31 May: RNLI Mayday, countrywide

3-13 May: Cathedral Quarter Arts Festival, Belfast

4 May-3 June: Brighton Fringe

4-6 May: World Pilot Gig Championships, Isles of Scilly

4-7 May: Filey Folk Festival

5 May: Riding of the Bounds, Berwick-Upon-Tweed

5-6 May: Lyme Regis Fossil Festival

5-7 May: Ilfracombe Art Trail

5 May-3 June: Plymouth History Festival

5-27 May: Brighton Festival

6 May: Salcombe Crab Festival

APRIL/MAY 2018

Events this week

23 April-13 May: City Reads, Brighton and Hove

27-29 April: The Brighton Tap Takeover

27-29 April: Whitby Goth Weekend

28-29 April: Colonsay Book Festival

28-29 April: Great Yarmouth Chess Congress

28 April-13 May: Isle of Wight Walking Festival

APRIL 2018

Events this week

20-22 April: Bristol New Music

20-22 April: Grinagog Festival, Torquay

20-22 April: Porthleven Food Festival

21-22 April: Sci-Fi Scarborough


21 April-5 May: Roseland Festival, Cornwall

Events this week

13-14 April: Threshold Festival, Liverpool

14-15 April: Comic Art Festival, Margate

Events this week

3-4 April: DRAWin Festival, Brighton


4-14 April: Walk Scilly


5-8 April: Heritage On The Dock, Liverpool

8 April: Osprey Sprint Triathlon, Castletown, Isle of Portland

MARCH/APRIL 2018

Events this week

30 March: Great British Spring Clean, West Wittering

31 March-1 April: Kite Festival, Newbiggin-By-The-Sea

1 April: Beastly Egg Hunt, Bamburgh Castle

1 April: Mull of Galloway Foghorn Event

MARCH 2018

Events this week

23-25 March: Manouche Festival, Menai Bridge


Events this week

15-18 March: Bristol International Jazz and Blues Festival

15-18 March: Liverpool St Patrick's Day Weekender

16-17 March: Ale and Arty Beer Festival, Bexhill-On-Sea

16-18 March: Kings Lynn Fiction Festival

18 March: Weymouth Half Marathon

Events this week

7-11 March: St Andrews Poetry Festival

7-11 March: POW Festival, Margate, Broadstairs and Ramsgate

FEBRUARY/MARCH 2018

4 March: Eastbourne Half Marathon

FEBRUARY 2018

Events this week

21-25 February: Fort William Mountain Festival


21-24 February: Liverpool Beer Festival

22-25 February: Liverpool International Jazz Festival

24 February: Rhyl 10 Mile

24 February-4 March: Rye Bay Scallop Festival

25 February: Brighton Half Marathon

Events this week

3 February-18 March: Fife Jazz Festival

5 February: St Ives Feast Day

9-18 February: Eastbourne Music and Arts Festival

10-17 February: Sheringham Viking Festival

10-18 February: Brighton Science Festival

11-14 February: Showzam, Blackpool

JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2018

Events this week

30 January: Up Helly Aa, Lerwick

2-4 February: Profound Sound Festival, Folkestone

JANUARY 2018


Events this week

25-28 January: Bristol Slapstick Festival

Happy New Year!

1 January: Loony Dook, South Queensferry

1 January: New Year's Day Duck Race, Lyme Regis

1 January: New Year's Day Fireworks, Cromer

DECEMBER 2017

Events this week

29-31 December: Liverpool International Horse Show

31 December: Stonehaven Fireballs

31 December: New Year's Eve Fancy Dress Revelry, Weymouth

Events this week

21 December: Montol Festival, Penzance

23 December: Tom Bawcock's Eve, Mousehole

Events this week

Christmas markets all over the country 

16 December: Mousehole Harbour Christmas Lights Switch On

17 December: Chase the Pudding Santa Run, Weymouth

Events this week

Christmas markets all over the country

7-10 December: Padstow Christmas Festival

8-10 December: Hunstanton Christmas Tree Festival

9 December: Rye Christmas Festival


Events this week

Christmas markets all over the country

1-3 December: Cromarty Film Festival 

1-3 December: Portmeirion Food and Craft Fair

1-3 December: Saundersfoot Christmas Festival 

1-4 December: Great British Folk Festival, Skegness

2 December: Aldeburgh Celebration of Christmas and Switching On of Lights 

2 December: Felixstowe Christmas Market and Lighting Up Day

2 December: Polperro Christmas Lights Switch On

2-3 December: Dickensian Christmas Festival, Rochester

2-3 December: St Annes Victorian Festival, Lytham St Annes


NOVEMBER 2017

Events this week

Christmas markets all over the country

24-25 November: Candlelit Dartmouth

25 November: Fleetwood Music and Arts Festival

25 November: Lanterns, Lights and 'Luminations, Brixham

25 November: Southwold Christmas Lights Switch On

25-26 November: Ulverston Dickensian Festival


Events this week

Christmas markets all over the country

13-19 November: Looe Literary Festival

16-19 November: Atlantic Sessions, Causeway Coast, Northern Ireland

17-19 November: Islay Sessions

17 November-7 January: Liverpool Christmas Ice Festival

18 November: Clovelly Herring Festival

18 November: Torquay Christmas Carnival

18 November: BoHo Winter Light Festival, Eastbourne

18 November: Lowestoft Christmas Lights Switch On

18-26 November: Oban Winter Festival


Events this week

8-12 November: Inverness Film Festival

9-12 November: Ways With Words Festival, Southwold

10 November: Cardigan Fair

10-11 November: Saltburn Beer Festival

10-12 November: Dunoon Film Festival

10-26 November: Cine-City, Brighton


11-19 November: Looping The Loop Festival, Thanet


OCTOBER/NOVEMBER 2017

Events this week

30 October-5 November: Aldeburgh Poetry Festival

2-5 November: Lowender Peran Festival, Newquay

2-22 November: Hull Comedy Festival

3-5 November: Aldeburgh Documentary Festival

5 November: London to Brighton Veteran Car Run


OCTOBER 2017

Events this week

24-26 October: Flipside Festival, Lowestoft

25-31 October: Halloween Evenings of Mini Horrors, Babbacombe Model Village

26-29 October: Orkney Storytelling Festival

26-29 October: St Andrews Voices

26-29 October: Wales Rally GB, Cardiff

27-29 October: Gwledd Conwy Feast

27-29 October: Whitby Goth Weekend


26 October-11 November: Sound Festival, Aberdeen

27 October-9 November: Dylan Thomas Festival, Swansea

27 October-12 November: Brighton Early Music Festival

28 October-4 November: Cardiff Fashion Week


Events this week

19-21 October: Falmouth Beer Festival

19-29 October: Liverpool Irish Festival

20-22 October: Musicport, Whitby

20-22 October: Dartmouth Food Festival

22-23 October: North West Fashion Festival, Liverpool


Events this week

12-15 October: Isle of Wight Literary Festival

12-20 October: Circus City, Bristol

12-28 October: Dance Live, Aberdeen

13-15 October: Scotland's Boat Show, Inverkip

14-20 October: Speed Week, Weymouth

14-20 October: Tiree Wave Classic


Events this week

5-7 October: Eastbourne Beer Festival

5-8 October: Swanage Blues Festival

5-15 October: Aberdeen Comedy Festival

6-9 October: St Martin's Film Festival, St Martin's Isles of Scilly

7-8 October: Bournemouth Marathon Festival

7-8 October: Powderham Food Festival, Powderham Castle, Devon

7-10 October: North Wales International Poetry Festival 

7-15 October: Hastings Week

10-15 October: Iris Prize Festival, Cardiff

12-15 October: Falmouth Oyster Festival

14 October: Grand reopening of Tate St Ives


SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2017


Events this week

28-30 September: St George's Hall Beer Festival, Liverpool

29 September-1 October: British Musical Fireworks Championships, Southport

29 September-1 October: Looe Music Festival

29 September-1 October: Broadstairs Food Festival

29 September-1 October: By The Sea Festival, Margate

30 September: Grand Day Out, Plymouth City Market

30 September-1 October: Docks Heritage Weekend, M Shed, Bristol

30 September-5 November: HOUSE Biennale, Brighton and Hove


SEPTEMBER 2017

Events this week

Until 24 September: Guernsey Food Festival

19-24 September: Encounters Film Festival, Bristol

20-24 September: Berwick Film and Media Arts Festival

21-24 September: South Downs Folk Festival, Bognor Regis

22-23 September: Liverpool International Festival of Psychedelia

22-24 September: Porthcawl Elvis Festival

22-24 September: Plymouth Art Weekender

22-24 September: Scarborough Jazz Festival

22-30 September: Appledore Book Festival

22 September-1 October: Wigtown Book Festival

23 September: The Colour Run, Brighton

23-24 September: Aldeburgh Food and Drink Festival

24 September: Lyn Food Festival, Lynton


Events this week

13-17 September: International Agatha Christie Festival, Torquay

13-17 September: Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival

14 September-13 October: Brighton Digital Festival

15-17 September: Wells Pirate Festival

15 September-1 October: Liverpool Comedy Festival

16 September: Around the Mount Open Water Swim, Marazion, Cornwall

16 September: Wild Rhyl

16-17 September: Bathing Beauties Festival, Mablethorpe

16-17 September: Fiery Foods Festival, Brighton

16-17 September: Liverpool Food and Drink Festival

16-17 September: Pirate Festival on the Dock, Liverpool

16-17 September: Plymouth Seafood Festival

16-17 September: Sandman Triathlon, Newborough, Anglesey

16-17 September: North Norfolk Railway Sheringham and Holt 1940s Weekend

16-17 September: The Out There Festival, Great Yarmouth

16-18 September: Barmouth Walking Festival

16-23 September: South East Cornwall Walking Festival 

16-24 September: Swanage and Purbeck Walking Festival

16 September-1 October: Rye Arts Festival


Events this week

5-9 September: British Science Festival, Brighton

7-10 September: Camp Bestival, Lulworth Castle

7-10 September: Festival No. 6, Portmeirion

7-10 September: Isle of Man Film Festival

7-13 September: Orkney International Science Festival

8-10 September: Wheels and Fins Festival, Broadstairs

8-10 September: Factoberfest, Bristol

8-10 September: Best of the West Festival, Inveraray

9 September: Fishstock, Brixham

9-10 September: Great Yarmouth Maritime Festival

9-10 September: SteamPunk Festival, Eastbourne

9-23 September: St Ives September Festival

10 September: Ironman Wales, Pembrokeshire

Chicken 


AUGUST/SEPTEMBER 2017

29 August-1 September: Bude Jazz Festival

31 August-3 September: Bournemouth Air Festival

31 August-3 September: Lindisfarne Festival 

1-3 September: Lyme Folk Weekend

1-3 September: Freedom Festival, Hull

1-3 September: Lockdown Festival, Powderham Castle

1-30 September: Taste of Scilly Food Festival

2 September: Kingsbridge Show

2 September: Bridport Hat Festival

2 September: Cider Festival, Plymouth Pavilions 

2-10 September: Largs Viking Festival 

2-3 September: Beaumaris Food Festival

2-3 September: St Annes International Kite Festival, St Annes, Lancashire

2-3 September: Vintage By The Sea, Morecambe

2-3 September: North Norfolk Food and Drink Festival, Holkham Hall

2-3 September: Air Waves Air Festival, Portrush

2 September-1 October: Coastal Currents, Hastings and St Leonards

3 September: Lobster and Crab Feast, Clovelly

AUGUST 2017

Events this week

20-25 August: Mersea Week

23-29 August: International Beatle Week, Liverpool

24-25 August: Clacton Air Show

24-26 August: Swansea Bay Beer and Cider Festival

24-26 August: Dartmouth Regatta 

24-27 August: Purbeck Valley Folk Festival 

24-28 August: Rye International Jazz and Blues Festival

24 August-3 September: Brighton and Hove Food Festival Autumn Harvest

25 August: BFest, Bamburgh

25 August: St Ives Raft Race

25-27 August: Pride Cymru's Big Weekend, Cardiff

25-27 August: Victorious Festival, Portsmouth

25-28 August: The Landmark Beer Festival, Ilfracombe

25-28 August: Hope Cove Weekend 

25-28 August: Cardiff Harbour Festival

26 August: Portscatho Regatta

26-27 August: Brighton Thai Festival

26-27 August: Dover Music Festival

26-28 August: Folk Festival on the Dock, Liverpool

27 August: Amble Harbour Day

27 August-22 September: Great Yarmouth Festival of Bowls


Events this week

Until 18 August: Cromer Carnival Week

13-19 August: Fowey Regatta Week

15-16 August: Weymouth Carnival

15-19 August: Children's Week, Paignton

16-20 August: Mull of Kintyre Music Festival

17 August: St Ives Lifeboat Day 

17-20 August: Eastbourne Air Show 

17-20 August: Southport Flower Show 

18-21 August: Whitby Regatta

19 August: Killyleagh Summer Festival

19-20 August: Isle of Wight Garlic Festival

19-23 August: Torbay Royal Regatta

19-25 August: Whitby Folk Week

19-26 August: Conwy River Festival

19-26 August: Dartmouth Royal Regatta Sailing Week

20 August: Hunstanton Kite Festival

22 August: Menai Seafood Festival

Events this week

7-13 August: Fringe by the Sea, North Berwick

9-10 August: British Firework Championships, Plymouth

9-13 August: Boardmasters Festival, Newquay

10-12 August: TT16mm Film Festival, Tarbert

10-13 August: Bristol International Balloon Fiesta

11-12 August: Aberaeron Beer and Cider Festival

11-13 August: Edge Festival, Solva

11-13 August: Ocean City Blues and Jazz Festival, Plymouth

11-13 August: Appledore Summer Festival

11-18 August: Broadstairs Folk Week

12 August: Cardigan River and Food Festival

12-13 August: Cheesefest, Brighton Racecourse

12-13 August: International Bognor Birdman

12-13 August: Spittal Seaside Festival

12-19 August: Dawlish Carnival Week

13 August: Aberystwyth Sea2Shore Festival 

13 August: Aberaeron Festival of Welsh Ponies and Cobs

14 August: Beach Tennis Tournament, Margate

JULY/AUGUST 2017

Events this week

Until 6 August: Port William Carnival Week

2-6 August: Lytham Festival

3-6 August: German Beerfest, Swansea

4-6 August: Brighton Pride

4-6 August: Margate Soul Festival

4-6 August: New Quay Music Festival

4-6 August: Torbay Steam Fair, Brixham 

4-11 August: Sidmouth Folk Week

4-13 August: Falmouth Week

5 August: Salcombe Town Regatta

5 August: Woofstock, Dartmouth 

5-11 August: Albacore International Sailing Championships, Weymouth

5-13 August: Alderney Week

5-13 August: Lyme Regis Regatta and Carnival Week

5-13 August: Pittenweem Arts Festival

6 August: Herne Bay Cartoon Festival 

JULY 2017

Events this week

Until 28th July: Charlestown Regatta Week

24 July-1 August: Fishguard International Music Festival

25 July: Pirate Day, Land's End

26 July: Be In Birkenhead Festival

26-30 July: Dartmouth Shakespeare Week

26 July-4 August: St Endellion Summer Festival

27-30 July: Camp Bestival, Lulworth Castle

27-30 July: Weston-Super-Mare Real Ale and Cider Festival

27-30 July: Port Eliot Festival, St Germans, Cornwall

28-30 July: Maryport Blues Festival

28 July-28 August: Brighton's Big Screen

29-30 July: Festival of Filey

29-30 July: Gorleston Cliff Top Festival

29 July-5 August: Cowes Week

29 July-5 August: Swanage Regatta and Carnival

Events this week


19-22 July: Hebridean Celtic Festival, Stornoway

21-23 July: Bristol Harbour Festival

21-23 July: Scarborough Seafest

21-23 July: Rye Festival of the Sea

22 July: Adrian Flux British FIM Speedway Grand Prix, Cardiff

22 July: Lynmouth Raft Race

22-23 July: Port Erin Festival of the Beach and Sea, Isle of Man

22-23 July: Lowestoft Summer Festival

22-24 July: Whitstable Oyster Festival

22-29 July: Lyme Regis Lifeboat Week

22-30 July: Paignton Festival

22-30 July: Ramsgate Festival

23-28 July: Abersoch Dinghy Week

23-29 July: Conwy Classical Music Festival

Events this week

13-16 July: Latitude Festival, Southwold

14-15 July: Brixham Hap'nin

14-15 July: Jurassic Fields, Bridport

14-16 July: Brazilica, Liverpool

14-16 July: Swanage Jazz Festival

14-16 July: Cardiff International Food and Drink Festival

14-16 July: Kingsbeer Festival, Kingswear

14-16 July: Plymouth Regatta

14-16 July: Tiree Music Festival 

15-16 July: P1 Superstock Powerboat Racing, Milford Haven

15-16 July: Heysham Viking Festival

15-16 July: Beach Life Festival, Eastbourne

15-22 July: Kingsbridge Fair Week

15-29 July: St Peter Port Town Carnival and La Faete d'la Musique

16 July: Clovelly Maritime Festival

16-29 July: Kings Lynn Festival

Events this week

5-8 July: Penzance Literary Festival 

5-9 July: Loch Fyne Viking Festival

6-8 July: Hastings Beer and Music Festival

6-9 July: Stonehaven Folk Festival

6-9 July: Mouth of the Tyne Festival

7-15 July: Budleigh Salterton Music Festival

7-8 July: Bristol Pride Festival

7-8 July: British Beach Polo Championships, Sandbanks

7-9 July: British Style Collective, Liverpool

7-22 July: Wirral Festival of Firsts

8 July: Thorpefest, Thorpeness, Suffolk

8 July: Village Green Festival, Southend

8 July: Shakespeare On The Beach - Hamlet, Margate

8 July: Loving The Beach Festival, Blackpool Sands, Devon

8-9 July: Pommery Dorset Seafood Festival, Weymouth

9 July: Cardigan Bay Seafood Festival, Aberaeron

JUNE/JULY 2017

30 June-1 July: Gairloch Highland Gathering

30 June-2 July: Tunes In The Dunes, Perranporth

30 June-2 July: Malt and Music Festival, Arran

30 June-2 July: Gemau Cymru, Cardiff

30 June-16 July: Deal Festival

1-15 July: The Gower Festival

1-2 July: Filey Town Festival of Arts and Crafts

1-2 July: Grillstock, Bristol

1-2 July: Paddle Round The Pier, Hove Lawns

1-2 July: Tarbert Seafood Festival

1-2 July: Potty Festival, Sheringham

1-16 July: Lafrowda Festival, St Just near Penzance

2 July: Croyde Ocean Triathlon

JUNE 2017

Events this week

22-25 June: British Cycling National Road Championships, Isle of Man


22-25 June: International Canoe Sailing Championships, Weymouth

23-25 June: Sidmouth Literary Festival

23-25 June: Largs Live Music Festival

23-25 June: Cardiff Mini Film Festival

23 June-1 July: Aegon International Tennis, Eastbourne

23 June-9 July: Festival of the Sea, Isle of Wight

24 June: Bigbury Fun Run

24-25 June: Mersey River Festival, Liverpool

24-25 June: Weymouth Lions Music Festival

24-25 June: Newquay 7s Rugby Tournament

24-25 June: Dartmouth Art and Craft Weekend

24-25 June: St Merryn Steam and Vintage Rally, St Merryn, near Padstow

24 June-2 July: Pembrokeshire Fish Week

25 June: North Devon Marathon and Half Marathon

25 June-1 July: Mevagissey Feast Week 

Events this week

15-18 June: Swansea International Jazz Festival

16-18 June: The Falmouth Classics

16-18 June: Falmouth International Sea Shanty Festival

16-18 June: Pembrokeshire Street Food Festival, Tenby

16-18 June: Teignmouth Folk Festival

16-18 June: GoldCoast Oceanfest, Croyde

16-24 June: St Magnus International Festival, Orkney

16-25 June: Moray Walking and Outdoor Festival

16-25 June: Portsmouth Festivities

16-25 June: Golowan Festival, Penzance

17 June: Funk The Format Festival, Brighton and Hove

17 June: Abersoch Triathlon

17 June: Brixham Trawler Race

17-23 June: Broadstairs Dickensian Festival

17-25 June: Criccieth Festival

17 June-16 July: Festival of Chichester 

17-18 June: Weston-super-Mare Air Festival and Armed Forces Weekend

17-19 June: Weymouth and Portland Armed Forces Celebrations

18 June: Funk The Family, Brighton and Hove 

Events this week

7-17 June: Ulverston International Music Festival 

7-17 June: Belfast Book Festival

8-11 June: Isle of Wight Festival

9-10 June: Wild Life Festival, Brighton

9-11 June: Dickens Festival, Rochester

9-11 June: Whitby 60s Music Festival

9-11 June: Robin Hood's Bay Folk Festival

9-11 June: Blackpool Pride Festival

9-25 June: Aldeburgh Festival

10-11 June: Crail Food Festival

10-13 June: Scilly Laughs Comedy Festival, Isles of Scilly

10-18 June: Polperro Festival

11 June: Tresco Triathon, Tresco, Isles of Scilly

MAY/JUNE 2017

Events this week

2-4 June: Flavour Fest, Plymouth

2-4 June: Wessex Folk Festival, Weymouth

2-4 June: Kingsbridge Food and Music Festival

3 June: Fowey Cider and Cheese Festival

3 June: Henri Lloyd Abersoch 10K

4 June: Salcombe Estuary Rowing Club Regatta 

4 June: Festival of the Sea and Raft Race, Looe

4-9 June: English Riviera International Dance Festival, Torquay

MAY 2017

Events this week

25-28 May: Orkney Folk Festival

25-28 May: Sound City, Liverpool 

25-30 May: Scilly Folk Festival

26-29 May: Bude and Stratton Folk Festival

26-29 May: Lyme Regis Jazz and Blues Weekend

26 May-4 June: Fal River Festival

27-28 May: Fayre In The Square, Weymouth

27-28 May: Love Saves The Day, Bristol

27-28 May: Mutiny Festival, Portsmouth

27-28 May: Rock 'N' Roll Marathon, Liverpool

27-28 May: Royal William Yard Festival, Plymouth

27-28 May: Taste Cumbria, Ulverston

27-29 May: Festival of Southend On Sea

27-29 May: Amble Puffin Festival

27-29 May: New Brighton Seaside Festival

27-31 May: Brixfest, Brixham

27 May-9 June: TT Races, Isle of Man

Events this week

15-21 May: Orkney Nature Festival

18-20 May: The Great Escape, Brighton

18-21 May: Great Yarmouth Beer and Cider Festival

19-21 May: Rail Ale, Ffestiniog and Welsh Highland Railways

19-21 May: Whitby Gospel Music Convention

19-22 May: Arran Mountain Festival

20-21 May: Big Dorset Outdoor Weekend, Weymouth

20-21 May: Cromer and Sheringham Crab and Lobster Festival

20-21 May: Vegfest, Bristol

Events this week

9 May: Guernsey Liberation Day

12-14 May: Dart Music Festival

12-14 May: Coll Bird Festival, Isle of Coll

13 May: Lightnight, Liverpool

13 May: Plymouth Pirate Weekend

13-14 May: Moth Open Water Sailing Championships, Weymouth

13-14 May: St Ives Food and Drink Festival

13-14 May: Whitlit, Whitstable

13-20 May: St Ives Literature Festival

14 May: Musicfest, Brighton Palace Pier

Events this week

1 May: Padstow Obby Oss

1-6 May: Bridlington Golf Festival

1-21 May: Festival of Spring, Colonsay

1-31 May: RNLI Mayday

5-7 May: Folk On The Pier, Cromer

5 May-4 June: Brighton Fringe, including The Warren

6-7 May: Steam On The Dock, Liverpool

6-17 May: Ilfracombe Art Trail

6-13 May: Fowey Festival of Arts and Literature

6-14 May: Liberation Music Festival, Jersey

6-28 May: Brighton Festival

APRIL/MAY 2017

Events this week

27-30 April: Lyme Regis Fossil Festival

27 April-7 May: Cathedral Quarter Arts Festival, Belfast 

28 April-1 May: World Pilot Gig Championships, Scilly 

28 April-1 May: Filey Folk Festival

29-30 April: Colonsay Book Festival

29 April-1 May: Foodies Festival, Hove Lawns

30 April: Salcombe Crab Festival

Events this week

21-23 April: Porthleven Food Festival

21-23 April: Whitby Goth Weekend

22-23 April: Great Yarmouth Chess Congress

Events this week

14-16 April: Daymark Music Festival, Saint Martins, Scilly

15-16 April: Bristol Chocolate Festival

Events this week

8-9 April: Budleigh Salterton Food and Drink Festival

8-9 April: Sci-Fi, Scarborough 

9 April: Osprey Sprint Triathlon, Portland

MARCH/APRIL 2017

Events this week

30 March-17 April: Falmouth Spring Festival

31 March-2 April: Threshold Festival, Liverpool

1-7 April: Walk Scilly

MARCH 2017

Events this week

23-26 March: Jurassic Coast Sailing Championships, Portland

Events this week

16-19 March: Bristol International Jazz and Blues Festival

17 March: Liverpool St Patrick's Day Parade

17-18 March: Ale and Arty Beer Festival, Bexhill On Sea

17-19 March: March Manouche Festival, Menai Bridge

18-19 March: Purbeck Strings Festival, Isle of Purbeck

19 March: Weymouth Bay 10K Run

Events this week

8-12 March: Dartmouth Comedy Festival 

10-12 March: King's Lynn Fiction Festival

11-12 March: Comic Con, Liverpool

11-19 March: Rottingdean Spring Music Festival

12 March: Daffodil Sunday, Hartland Abbey

12 March: Weymouth Half Marathon

FEBRUARY/MARCH 2017

Events this week

28 February: Lentsherd, Clovelly

1-5 March: St Andrews Poetry Festival

5 March: Eastbourne Half Marathon

FEBRUARY 2017

Events this week

23-26 February: Liverpool International Jazz Festival

24 February-6 March: Acoustic Isle, Isle of Wight

26 February: Brighton Half Marathon

Events this week

15-19 February: Fort William Mountain Festival

18-19 February: Coastival, Scarborough

18-26 February: Rye Bay Scallop Week

Events this week

Until 18 March: Fife Jazz Festival, St Andrews and other Fife locations

6 February: St Ives Feast and Hurling the Silver Ball

10-19 February: Eastbourne Music and Arts Festival

11-14 February: Showzam, Blackpool

11-25 February: Brighton Science Festival

JANUARY 2017

Events this week

31 January: Up Helly Aa, Lerwick

Events this week

Until 26 January: Mwldan Film Festival, Cardigan

18-22 January: Bristol Slapstick Festival

DECEMBER 2016/JANUARY 2017

Events this week

31 December: Stonehaven Fireballs

31 December: New Years Eve Fancy Dress Revelry, Weymouth

31 December-2 January: Liverpool International Horse Show

1 January: Loony Dook, South Queensferry

1 January: Grand Duck Race and Lyme Lunge, Lyme Regis


1 January: New Years Day Fireworks, Cromer

DECEMBER 2016

Events this week

21 December: Montol Festival, Penzance

23 December: Tom Bawcock's Eve, Mousehole

Events this week

 Christmas markets all over the country

17 December: Christmas In The Square, Portsmouth

17 December: Mousehole Christmas Lights Switch On

17 December: Southsea Castle's Christmas Cracker 

Events this week

Christmas markets all over the country

9-11 December: Fowey Christmas Market

9-11 December: Hunstanton Christmas Tree Festival

10 December: Rye Christmas Festival

Events this week

Christmas markets all over the country

1-4 December: Padstow Christmas Festival

2-4 December: Cromarty Film Festival

2-5 December: Great British Folk Festival, Skegness

3 December: Christmas Magic, Seven Sisters Country Park

3 December: Polperro Christmas Lights Switch On

3-4 December: Dickensian Christmas Festival, Rochester 

3-18 December: Christmas Market at Eastbourne Bandstand

NOVEMBER 2016

Events this week 

Christmas markets all over the country 

25-26 November: Candlelit Dartmouth

26 November: Felixstowe Christmas Lights Switch On

26 November: Lanterns, Lights and 'Luminations, Brixham

26 November: Southwold Christmas Lights Switch On

27 November: Bridlington Old Town Dickensian Festival

26-27 November: Dickensian Christmas Festival, Ulverston


Events this week

Christmas markets all over the country

Until 3 January: Liverpool Christmas Ice Festival

18 November: BoHo Winter Light Festival, Eastbourne

18-27 November: Oban Winter Festival

19 November: Aldeburgh Christmas Lights Switch On

19 November: Eastbourne Book Festival

19 November: Lowestoft Christmas Lights Switch On

19 November: Fleetwood Music and Arts Festival

Events this week

9-13 November: Inverness Film Festival

9-13 November: Looe Literary Festival

10 November: Cardigan Fair

11-12 November: Saltburn Beer Festival 

11-13 November: Dunoon Film Festival

11-27 November: Cine-City, Brighton

12 November: Torquay Christmas Lights Switch-On

Events this week

2-6 November: Lowender Peran Festival, Newquay

3-20 November: Hull Comedy Festival

4-6 November: Aldeburgh Documentary Festival

4-6 November: Aldeburgh Poetry Festival

4-6 November: Whitby Goth Weekend

4-7 November: Jaunt With Jane, (Jane Austen Weekend) Lyme Regis

6 November: London to Brighton Veteran Car Run

OCTOBER 2016

Events this week

Until 6 November: Brickstock, Cardiff

24-30 October: Cardiff Fashion Week

25-31 October: Halloween Evenings of Mini Horrors, Babbacombe Model Village

26-30 October: Spill Festival of Performance, Ipswich

27-30 October: Bram Stoker International Film Festival, Whitby

27 October-9 November: Dylan Thomas Festival, Swansea

28 October-13 November: Brighton Early Music Festival

Events this week

17-23 October: Bristol Cocktail Week

20-23 October: St Andrews Voices

20-23 October: Falmouth Beer Festival

20 October-6 November: Sound Festival, Aberdeen

20 October-19 November: Cardiff Contemporary Festival

21-23 October: Musicport Festival, Whitby

21-23 October: Swn Festival, Cardiff

21-23 October: Dartmouth Food Festival

21-23 October: North Cornwall Book Festival, St Endellion

21-23 October: Conwy Feast

22-23 October: North West Fashion Festival, Liverpool

22-30 October: Norfolk Walking and Cycling Festival

23-31 October:  Cromer and Sheringham Art and Literary Festival

Events this week

13-16 October: Falmouth Oyster Festival

13-16 October: Isle of Wight Literary Festival 

13-23 October: Liverpool Irish Festival

14-16 October: Scotland's Boat Show, Inverkip

14-25 October: Dance Live, Aberdeen

15-22 October: Tiree Wave Classic

15-25 October: Looping the Loop Festival, Thanet

Events this week

6-8 October: Eastbourne Beer Festival

6-9 October: Swanage Blues Festival

7-14 October: Amble Seafood Week

7-10 October: North Wales International Poetry Festival 

8-16 October: Hastings Week


10-15 October: The Veil is Thin, Iona


SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2016

Events this week

29 September-1 October: St George's Hall Beer Festival, Liverpool 

30 September-2 October: Broadstairs Food Festival

1-2 October: Powderham Food Festival, Powderham Castle, near Exeter

1-2 October: Bournemouth Marathon Festival

SEPTEMBER 2016

Events this week

20-25 September: Brief Encounters Film Festival, Bristol

21-25 September: Berwick Film Festival

22 Septemer-2 October: Guernsey International Food Festival

23-24 September: Liverpool International Festival of Psychedelia

23-25 September: Looe Music Festival

23-25 September: Plymouth Art Weekender

23-25 September: Porthcawl Elvis Festival 

23-25 September: Cornucopia Festival, Burton Constable Hall, near Hull

23-25 September: South Downs Folk Festival, Bognor Regis

23-25 September: Scarborough Jazz Festival

23 September-1 October: Appledore Book Festival

23 September-2 October: Wigtown Book Festival

24-25 September: Aldeburgh Food and Drink Festival

24-25 September: Big Sunday, Portstewart

25 September: Lyn Food Festival, Lynton and Lynmouth

Events this week

Until 16 September: South East Cornwall Walking Festival

Until 24 September: St Ives September Festival

12-21 September: Barmouth Walking Festival 

15-18 September: Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival

16-18 September: Out There, Great Yarmouth

17-18 September: Liverpool Food and Drink Festival

17-25 September: Swanage and Purbeck Walking Festival

17 September-1 October: Rye Arts Festival

Events this week

9-11 September: Lyme Folk Weekend, Lyme Regis

9-11 September: Wells Pirate Festival, Wells-Next-The-Sea

9-11 September: Wheels and Fins, Broadstairs 

9-11 September: Factoberfest, Bristol

9-18 September: Agatha Christie Festival, Torquay

10 September: Fishstock, Brixham

10 September: RNLI Around the Mount Open Water Swim, Marazion, Cornwall

10-11 September: Steampunk Festival, Eastbourne

10-11 September: Bathing Beauties, Mablethorpe

10-11 September: Best of theWest Festival, Inveraray

10-11 September: Pirate Festival on the Dock, Liverpool

10-24 September: St Ives September Festival

AUGUST/SEPTEMBER 2016

Events this week:

30 August-2 September: Bude Jazz Festival

1-30 September: Brighton Digital Festival 

1-4 September: Festival No 6, Portmeirion

1-4 September: Lindisfarne Festival

1-7 Septermber: Orkney Science Festival

2-4 September: Freedom Festival, Hull

2-4 September: National Watersports Festival, Hayling Island

3 September: Kingsbridge Show

3 September: Bridport Hat Festival 

3 September: Cider Festival, Plymouth

3 September: Hamble Valley Festival of Food, Hamble, Hampshire

3-4 September: Food Rocks, Lyme Regis

3-4 September: North Norfolk Food and Drink Festival, Holkham Hall

3-4 September: Jersey Live Festival

3-4 September: Together The People, Brighton

3-4 September: Air Waves Air Festival, Portrush

Events this week:

23-27 August: Mersea Week

24-30 August: International Beatle Week, Liverpool

25-26 August: Clacton Airshow

25-27 August: Dartmouth Royal Regatta

25-28 August: Purbeck Valley Folk Festival 

25-28 August: Copperfest, Amlwch

25-29 August: Rye International Jazz and Blues Festival

26-29 August: North Sea Tall Ships Regatta, Blyth

26-29 August: Folk Festival on the Dock, Liverpool

27 August: Portscatho Regatta

27-28 August: Victorious Festival, Portsmouth

27-29 August: Brighton and Hove Food Festival, various events

27-29 August: Hope Cove Weekend

27 August-4 September: Largs Viking Festival

28 August: Amble Harbour Day

28-29 August: Cardiff Harbour Festival and the P1 Welsh Grande Prix of the Sea 

Events this week:

Until 19 August: Cromer Carnival Week

14-20 August: Fowey Royal Regatta 

16-17 August: British Firework Championships

16-20 August: Childrens Week, Paignton

17-21 August: Mull of Kintyre Music Festival, Campbeltown

18-21 August: Southport Flower Show

18-22 August: V-Dub Island, Isle of Wight

19-21 August: Glass Butter Beach, Abersoch

19-22 August: Whitby Regatta

19-24 August: Torbay Royal Regatta

20 August: Menai Seafood Festival

20-21 August: Isle of Wight Garlic Festival 

20-26 August: Whitby Folk Week

Events this week:


8-14 August: Fringe By The Sea, North Berwick

10-14 August: Boardmasters Festival, Watergate Bay, Cornwall

11-14 August: Airbourne Air Show, Eastbourne

11-14 August: Bristol International Balloon Fiesta

12-14 August: Croyde Beer Festival

13 August: BFest, Bamburgh Castle

13 August: Aberaeron Beer and Cider Festival

13-14 August: Margate Beach Tennis Tournament

13-14 August: Spittal Seaside Festival

13-20 August: Dawlish Carnival Week

14 August: Aberaeron Festival of Welsh Ponies and Cobs

Events this week:

Until 5 August: Sidmouth Folk Week 

Until 6 August: Alderney Week

Until 8 August: Port William Carnival Week

31 July-6 August: Salcombe Town Regatta 

1-7 August: Lytham Festival

5-7 August: Margate Soul Festival 

5-7 August: Brighton and Hove Pride Weekend

5-7 August: Edge Festival, Solva

5-7 August: New Quay Music Festival

5-7 August: Torbay Steam Fair, Brixham

5-12 August: Broadstairs Folk Week

6-13 August: Cowes Week

6-14 August: Lyme Regis Regatta and Carnival Week

6-14 August: Pittenweem Arts Festival

7 August: Rockfish Crab Festival, Dartmouth
  
JULY 2016

This week's events

Until 31 July: Paignton Festival

Until 31 July: Ramsgate Festival

25 July: Southend Highland Games, Southend, Kintyre

26-30 July: Qatar Goodwood Festival, near Chichester

28-31 July: Camp Bestival, Lulworth

28-31 July: Weston-Super-Mare Real Ale and Cider Festival

28-31 July: Port Eliot Festival, St Germans, Cornwall

28-31 July: British Gymnastics Series, Liverpool

29-31 July: Maryport Blues Festival

29-31 July: Thorpeness Festival of Golf

30-31 July: Gorleston Clifftop Festival

30-31 July: St Annes Kite Festival

30 July-5 August: Charlestown Regatta Week

30 July-6 August: Swanage Regatta and Carnival

30-31 July: Appledore Summer Festival

30 July-6 August: Salcombe Town Regatta

31 July: Lundy Air Day

This week's events

Until 24 July: Eyemouth Herring Queen Festival

21-24 July: Liverpool International Music Festival

21-24 July: Louis Vuitton Americas Cup, Portsmouth

21-31 July: Whitstable Oyster Festival

21 July-2 August: Fishguard International Music Festival

23 July: Viking Longboat Races, Peel, Isle of Man

23-24 July: Dover Festival

23-24 July: Festival Fun on the Green, Lowestoft

23-30 July: Lyme Regis Lifeboat Week

24-29 July: Abersoch Dinghy Week

24-30 July: Conwy Classical Music Festival



This week's events

13-16 July: Hebridean Celtic Festival Outer Hebrides

14-17 July: Latitude Festival, Southwold

15-16 July: Rock Oyster Festival

15-17 July: Bristol Harbour Festival

15-17 July: Plymouth Regatta

15-17 July: Tiree Music Festival

15-17 July: Brazilica Festival, Liverpool

16 July: Cornish Cider Run, Saltash

16-17 July: Beach Life Festival, Eastbourne

16-23 July: Kingsbridge Fair Week

16-30 July: St Peter Port Town Carnival, Guernsey

This week's events

7-10 July: Stonehaven Folk Festival

8-9 July: Electric Beach Festival, Newquay

8-9 July: Jurassic Fields Music Festival, Bridport

8-9 July: Brixham Hap'nin

8-10 July: Swanage Jazz Festival

8-10 July: Cardiff International Food and Drink Festival

9 July: Shakespeare On The Beach, Margate

9-10 July: Pommery Dorset Seafood Festival, Weymouth

9-10 July: Vintage on the Dock, Liverpool

9-16 July: Liverpool Biennial

9-23 July: Wirral Festival of Firsts

JUNE/JULY 2016

30 June-2 July: Hastings Beer and Music Festival

30 June-3 July: North Wales Bluegrass Festival, Conwy

1-2 July: Gairloch Highland Gathering 

1-3 July: Malt and Music Festival, Arran

1-3 July: Gemau Cymru sports event, Cardiff

1-10 July: Bristol Pride Festival

1-16 July: Deal Festival

1-16 July: Gower Festival

2 July: Sark to Jersey Rowing Race 

2 July: Thorpefest, Thorpeness, Aldeburgh

2-3 July: Grillstock, Bristol

2-3 July: Tarbert Seafood Festival

2-3 July: Potty Festival, Sheringham

2-16 July: Lafrowda Festival, St Just, near Penzance

3 July: Croyde Ocean Triathlon 



JUNE 2016

Events this week

20-27 June: Aegon International, Eastbourne

24-26 June: Northern Soul Weekender, Bridlington

25 June: Bigbury Fun Run

25 June: Newquay 7's Rugby Tournament

25-26 June: Dartmouth Art and Craft Weekend

25-26 June: St Merryn Steam and Vintage Rally, St Merryn near Padstow

25-26 June: Filey Town Festival

26 June: Cardiff Mini Film Festival 

26 June: North Devon Marathon and Half Marathon


Events this week

16-26 June: Moray Walking Festival

17-19 June: GoldCoast Oceanfest, Croyde

17-19 June: Falmouth International Sea Shanty Festival 

17-19 June: Teignmouth Folk Festival

17-26 June: St Magnus International Festival, Orkney

17-26 June: Portsmouth Festivities

17-26 June: Golowan Festival, Penzance

18 June: Abersoch Sprint Triathlon

18 June: Brixham Trawler Race

18 June: Portsmouth Pride

18-19 June: Weston Air Festival and Armed Forces Weekend

18-19 June: Cock O'The North  Road Races and European Bike Rally, Oliver's Mount, Scarborough

18 June-3 July: Festival of the Sea, Isle of Wight

18-25 June: Criccieth Festival 

18-26 June: Polperro Festival

18 June-17 July: Festival of Chichester

Events this week 

8-19 June: Ulverston Music Festival

9-12 June: Isle of Wight Festival

9-19 June: Belfast Book Festival

10-11 June: Sidmouth Literary Festival

10-12 June: Whitby 60s Music Festival

10-12 June: Robin Hood's Bay Folk Weekend

10-26 June: Aldeburgh Festival

11-12 June: Wild Life Festival, Brighton City Airport

11-12 June: Blackpool Pride Festival

MAY/JUNE 2016

Until 4 June: Amble Puffin Festival

Until 10 June: TT races, Isle of Man


30 May-5 June: Fal River Festival, Falmouth

3-5 June: Wessex Folk Festival, Weymouth

3-5 June: Kingsbridge Food and Music Festival

3-5 June: Mersey River Festival, Liverpool

3-5 June: Dickens Festival, Rochester

3-5 June: Wheels Festival, Bournemouth

3-12 June: Festival of Voice, Cardiff

3-12 June: Whitstable Biennale

4 June: Henri Lloyd Abersoch 10K

5 June: Salcombe Estuary Rowing Club Regatta

5-10 June: English Riviera International Dance Festival 

MAY 2016

This week's events

26-29 May: Orkney Folk Festival

27-29 May: Tunes in the Dunes, Perranporth

27-30 May: Bude and Stratton Folk Festival

27-30 May: Lyme Regis Jazz and Blues Weekend

28-29 May: Love Saves the Day, Bristol

28-29 May: Sound City, Liverpool

28 May-1 June: Brixfest, Brixham

28 May-5 June: Exmoor Coast Fest


This week's events

16-22 May: Orkney Nature Festival

19-21 May: The Great Escape, Brighton

19-22 May: Great Yarmouth Beer and Cider Festival

20-21 May: Portsmouth Beer Festival

20-22 May: Rail Ale, Welsh Highland and Ffestiniog Railway

20-22 May: Whitby Gospel Music Convention

21-22 May: Cromer and Sheringham Crab and Lobster Festival 

21-22 May: Vegfest, Bristol

21 May-4 June: Isle of Anglesey Walking Festival

This week's events

9 May: Guernsey Liberation Day  

11-15 May: Whitlit, Whitstable

12-22 May: Mayfest, Bristol

13 May: Light Night, Liverpool

13-15 May: Coll Bird Festival

13-15 May: Dartmouth Music Festival

13-16 May: Arran Mountain Festival

14-15 May: Plymouth Pirate Weekend

14-15 May: St Ives Food and Drink Festival

14-21 May: St Ives Literature Festival

This week's events

Until 15 May: Festival of Spring, Colonsay

2 May: History Day Sail, Ipswich

2-7 May: Bridlington Golf Festival

3-15 May: Liberation International Music Festival, Jersey

6 May-5 June: Brighton Fringe