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 6th April 2018
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.
There’s a wonderful evening of cake and biscuits waiting for you. You’ll be greeted with a glass of prosecco and a taster plate of brownies, cakes and biscuits as you mingle with the other attendees, before you paint large 8 butter biscuits however you like with edible paint. There’s also a cake workshop to try too.
Learn how to shake, shimmy and strip-tease with the best of them at this class on Burlesque as part of Glasgow Burlesque Festival. Led by Lou-Leigh Blue and Roxy Stardust, you can expect to learn all sorts of moves and tricks.
The Food Fest of Kent brings together the finest of food and live music for a weekend of award winning wines, craft beers, and food stalls. With locals heading the festival, other activities like chef interactive cooking, street art, face painting, and arts and crafts will be on hand to make the weekend special.
From knife skills to carving meat, Milestone are bringing you some of the best cooking classes and kitchen skill events in the UK. Join them for a unique roster of events and opportunitues.
Following a successful first year, the Swanbourne Music Festival is returning to The Betsey Wynne. Headlined by none other than Scouting For Girls, this great UK event in Buckinghamshire is the perfect way to celebrate the August bank holiday.
Solve clues and unravel puzzles at this fun treasure hunt, that will not only test your brain but also get you seeing the sights of Cambridge. Your final destination will be a historic pub that will serve 20% off your food and drink bill too!
Get ready for a whole weekend of Motown and Soul as Soul Galore Weekender 2 takes over Folkestone in Kent. Expect two days of the best 60s and 70s sounds with sets from DJs such as Nige Brown, Ian Levine and Jimmy Kent.
From learning to dance through to sipping cocktails from jam jars, this themed event in Beckenham is a dress-up night of old fashioned fun. Head to the gorgeous and grand Beckenham Place Mansion for a night of live music and revelry.
Traverse around Durham in this treasure hunt with a different, which combines sight-seeing of the historic city with super-fun clues and puzzles for you to solve. Your treasure at the end of the road will be a historic Durham pub that’s steeped in history, and will give you 20% off your food and drink bill.
Join this exciting opportunity to experience the process behind making bottles of Hambledon fizz, as guests have the opportunity to disgorge a bottle of English Sparkling wine themselves, as well as enjoy a wine tour, charcuterie and cheese board lunch, four dosage trial wines of Hambledon rose, and a comparative rose tasting of Cava, prosecco, Champagne and English Sparkling Wine.
Whether you're in York, Durham or Oxford this interactive and downloadable treasure hunt is a great way to get to know a city. Spend several hours solving the clues and learning more about the city, before finishing up in the pub.
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?
Looking to get your comedy kicks in the UK? Then why not head on over to Coventry where Backhaus Comedy are coming at you with some of the best stand-up talent in the business. Laughs aplenty? You bet.
This singles night is the perfect way to meet single professionals, as you enjoy a few drinks, a few retro board games, and even a few ice-breakers to get the conversation rolling.
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.