Best Events in the UK

You're hankering across the country, beau and chums in tow, but where to go and what to do? With such a wealth of stunning cities, and events at that, it's no wonder that there's so much to do. From stunning cinema events and heralded supper clubs, to dazzling circus shows and secret affairs, there's no stopping us on the discovery of some of the best events that the UK has to boast. Check out our recommendations for some of the best events in the UK and have yourself a rollick across the country.

Last updated on 17th February 2020




From interactive Harry Potter tours to spooky ghost hunts, this series of cool walking events is one of the best ways to learn more about the city you're in. From London, to York and Edinburgh, they're some of the best events in the UK.

Upside Down House

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Enter the Upside Down House, a unique, family-friendly attraction that lets you walk on the ceiling and experience life the other way around. Popping up across the country, head down for the ultimate twisted photo op.

The Gin Society

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Rejoice gin-lovers everywhere, The Gin Society are heading on a UK-wide tour, taking over some of the most beautiful buildings across the country for an evening of tasting, workshops and live music. From Manchester to Sunderland and Sheffield, this 100-strong variety gin celebration is not one to miss. 

Summer Lodge is a gorgeous five-star country house hotel set in the magical village of Evershot. The calendar here is jam-packed with seasonal events, from afternoon teas, to wreath-making workshops and gourmet wine-tasting experiences. 

Give your kids the gift of a new skill this summer holiday as the Mini Ninja Sushi School returns to YO! Sushis across the country. With tickets from just £15, your little ones can learn how to roll their own maki and chow down on fresh fish sushi.

Elite Pubs, Kent

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From rustling up a delicious selection of gin concoctions to putting together you're very own cocktails, Elite Pubs should be your go to when it comes to drinks events and masterclasses in the UK thanks to their varied range of locations and experiences.

@ Bristol and Bath Rum Distillery on Saturday 22nd February 2020 and 27 other Saturdays

Located in the heart of Bristol this unique rum experience will have you playing distiller as the Bristol & Bath Distillery shows you how to flavour your very own rum. Starting with a guided tasting of some of Dead Man's Fingers finest blends, you'll then be given the chance to re-distil your own 70cl bottle to take home.

Sounds Familiar Music Quiz

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With over 100 tunes covering a range of genres and decades, Sounds Familiar is the music quiz that'll have any music lover screaming. Gather your teammates and prepare to battle it out from Manchester and Liverpool all the way to London.

Perfect for you or the gin-lover in your life, this unique riverboat cruise is taking you around the UK's waterways with a little help from your favourite juniper spirit. Climb aboard for the chance to sample four delicious gins, and two fabulous cocktails over the three hour journey.

@ Spotlight on Various dates from Thursday 20th February 2020

Birmingham may be known for plenty, but there's one street food event putting it more than on the map, it's invading palates too. If you're heading up to the city and looking for a truly fun filled Friday on the tiles, why not head to the Digbeth Dining Club where street food, DJ antics, pocket friendly cocktails and a truly buzzing enviroment come as standard?

With adventures to be had across the country, The Great Game is a brilliant way to get to know a new place. The concept includes a downloadable pack that will show you different sites, teach you know facts, and most importantly, finish at the pub.

Kids 'n' Sushi

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From London to Oxford and Cambridge, Sticks 'n' Sushi is introducing your little ones into the world of Japanese food with fun cookery classes. Perfect for private parties or a quirky weekend activity, expect handmade treats and goodie bags to take home.

Run by local creatives an d small businesses, Mac and Wild Falls of Shin are bringing together people form all walks of life with wild outdoor cooking classes, foraging, yoga, children's classes and plenty more for all to enjoy across the country.

Bringing Cambridge some of the best live music, Hidden Rooms is a charming spot with a hot roster of talent. Stop by this cocktail den for regular performances, with everything from improvised jazz to classic folk.

Copper House

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Head over to Berkhamsted's gorgeous Copper House bar and restaurant this November 2nd where they'll be celebrating Día de los Muertos with a unique night of tequila cocktails, Mexican-inspired finger food and an excellent DJ taking over the decks. 

Innis & Gunn

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Innis & Gunn has is one of the UK's most successful craft beer businesses, making their events even more of a hot ticket. Whether you're taking part in the beer vs bourbon challenge or enjoying gin-infused dishes, there's plenty to be explored. 

Swiftogeddon

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Swiftogeddon is a night run by fans, for fans, giving people from across the country the chance to pray at the alter of Taylor Swift. Expect non-stop Swifty all night long from deep cuts to extended mixes and fan favourites from across the years. 

Boasting stunning panoramic views of Guernsey's St Peter's Port, the roof terrace at The Duke of Richmond has a jam-packed calendar full of seasonal events. From cosy winter-time igloos to elegant afternoon teas and a New Year's Day celebrations like no other. Come here and snuggle up under one of the faux fur blankets with your favourite tipple and a stunning backdrop.

YO! Sushi - Sushi School

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Whether you're looking for a quirky cookery class, unique date idea or rainy day activity, these YO! Sushi masterclasses may be just the thing for you. Learn the art of rolling the perfect maki, gunkan and nigiri over two hours, and you'll be sure to impress any future dinner guests.