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.
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.
Looking for a different way to connect with friends and family? Why not give this virtual cocktail masterclass a go. Available for up to three households, you'll be given your very own private tutor, who will guide you through the mixology process- resulting in three delicious tipples.
This May, take part in a thrilling online murder mystery experience, in which you'll attempt to catch the culprit behind the murder of an influential millionaire. Work as part if a team, piece together clues and quiz witness testaments all in an attempt to piece everything together.
This summer, you're gonna want to get to Reading. Not only is the Three Guineas playing host to a mega 4-day fest, but there will also be appearances from Sipsmith, Gorilla Spirits, Hogs Back and plenty more, as well as live tunes and street food.
UK Brewery Tours are taking guests around some of Britain's best beer cities, and giving guests an insider look into how the finest craft brews are created. This one in Sheffield features an knowledgeable guide, a tutored tasting and plenty of samples.
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.
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.
The fittingly-named The Big Quiz Of Utter Nonsense is inviting you to spend a barmy 90 minutes miming, drawing and answering brilliantly bizarre and random questions from your hilarious host. Best described as a mix of Cards Against Humanity, Cranium and Shooting Stars, this event is definitely shaking up your lockdown.
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.
Looking to brighten up your mid-week? Head to The Townhouse in Sutton Coldfield, where the party will be in full swing with Drag Bingo. Get your dabbers at the ready and prepare for a very glamorous (and sassy) take on the great British pastime with plenty of prizes to be won.
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.
This fun and inspirational wine tasting session will have you become somewhat of a expert, all from the comfort of your own home. Try six creations across differing regions and styles, and learn all about the art behind them from a WSET-qualified educator this May.
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.
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.
Shaking up your evenings in, Last Home Standing is a hilarious online event that'll have you competing against various houses around the country. What starts as true or false quickly escalates into air guitar-ing around your living room, all thanks to this raucous, action-packed quiz.
Head down to The 1865 this summer where the The Long John Baldry will be back with their epic all-dayer. Celebrate the sounds of the summer with an eclectic line up of live bands, including Zoot Money, followed by an international array of DJs across the day.
If you find yourself in the Cookham Dean area, The Mole and Badger Bar Restaurant & Wine Emporium have one heck of a gin-spired evening for you. Enjoy a delectable three course meal with bottomless, yes bottomless, G&Ts for 90 minutes every Friday.
The folks behind Twisted Barrel Ale are letting you in on their secrets as they show you around their brewery just outside Coventry. Taking place on Saturdays, tickets include a tour of the brewery, a tasting session, and a pint of beer.
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.
Iconic VIP tours is bringing a variety of top-quality virtual experiences direct to your living room. Whether you're looking for a bit of quirky team building, or just the chance to inject some fun into your weekend, these games are themed on popular films - from Indiana Jones to The Hobbit.
Are you a fan of the iconic TV show? Then this immersive dining experience will be right up your street. Make your way to the White Swan Hotel for a Fawlty Towers evening joined by Basil, Sybil and Manuel as they serve you delicious food with a side of comedy.
Join The Mole and Badger Bar Restaurant & Wine Emporium for a fizz-fuelled Thursday as the Maidenhead favourite brings you bottomless prosecco and a selection of delicious bites from Cornish crab and corn-fed chicken to indulgent puddings.
Raising money for NHS Charities Together, this virtual game show is inviting you and your loved ones to battle it out over a series of rounds, featuring everything from quirky quiz questions to epic challenges. Hosted by Mr Quiz Fontana, this is a chance to spice up your Friday night in plans.
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.
Don your detective cap for a virtual whodunnit like no other. Taking place over two weeks, the investigation will see watching daily videos as you meet various characters, discover evidence and follow clues to work out the truth and discover the murderer.
It's time to head up north for a dose of something truly special, and pretty darn fun. One of the best events in Glasgow and a cracking romp for anyone looking to pair a pint with some more unique acts, join two of the best drag acts in Glasgow for a night of number calling, Bingo blotting and misbehaving at the Hillhead Bookclub.
If you're a West End lover, this one's for you. After receiving more than 50,000 viewers for their first online event, Phoenix Arts Show are bringing you the best in cabaret and theatre every week with their Saturday Supershows - expect live performances, comedy and a lot of glamour.