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.


DECEMBER 2017


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

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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

6-8 May: Steam on the Dock, Liverpool

6-14 May: Fowey Festival

7-8 May: Ilfracombe Art Trail


APRIL 2016

This week's events

26 April-2 May: RNLI Mayday

28 April-8 May: Cathedral Quarter Festival, Belfast 

29 April-7 May: Food Connections, Bristol

29 April-1 May: Lyme Regis Fossil Festival

29 April-2 May: Landmark Beer and Music Festival, Ilfracombe

30 April-1 May: Brighton Tattoo Convention

30 April-1 May: Filey Folk Festival

1 May: Salcombe Crab Festival

1 May: Padstow 'Obby Oss 

1-31 May: Brighton Fringe

This week's events

16-22 April: Boscastle Walking Week

22-24 April: Whitby Goth Weekend 

23-24 April: Great Yarmouth Chess Congress tournament

23-24 April: Colonsay Book Festival

This week's events

16-17 April: Porthleven Literary Festival

16-17 April: Surfaced Pro, Watergate Bay, Cornwall

16-17 April: Oliver's Mount Spring Cup, Scarborough

16-22 April: Boscastle Walking Week

16-24 April: Cardiff Children's Literary Festival

This week's events

Until 9 October: Weston Sand Sculpture Festival, Weston-Super-Mare

8-10 April: Tap Takeover, craft beer festival, Brighton

9-10 April: Sci-Fi, Scarborough

MARCH/APRIL 2016

This week's events

31 March-3 April: Great Yarmouth Easter Fair 

1-3 April: Threshold Festival, Liverpool

MARCH 2016

This week's events


26-27 March: Bristol Chocolate Festival

27 March: Easter Bonnet Parade, Lyme Regis


This week's events

17 March: St Patrick's Parade, Liverpool

18-20 March: Bristol International Jazz and Blues Festival

This week's events

8-12 March: Dartmouth Comedy Festival

10-28 March: Falmouth Spring Festival

11-13 March: Ilfracombe Film Festival

11-13 March: Kings Lynn Fiction Festival

12-13 March: MCM Comic Con, Liverpool

12-13 March: Weymouth Leviathan Maritime Literary Festival

12-13 March: Purbeck Strings, Swanage

FEBRUARY/MARCH 2016

This week's events

2-6 March: Stanza Poetry Festival, St Andrews

6 March: Eastbourne Half Marathon

This week's events

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

25-28 February: Liverpool International Jazz Festival 

26 February: Seaton Town Winter Beerfest

28 February: Brighton Half Marathon

This week's events

17-21 February: Fort William Mountain Festival

18-20 February: Luminous Landscapes, Spring Festival of Light, Liverpool

20-28 February: Rye Bay Scallop Week

This week's events

8 February: St Ives Feast and Hurling the Silver Ball

11-14 February: Fife Jazz Festival

12-21 February: Eastbourne Music and Arts Festival

12-14 February: BBC6 Music Festival, Bristol

12-14 February: Coastival, Scarborough

13-20 February: Showzam Festival, Blackpool

This week's events

2-28 February: Brighton Science Festival

JANUARY 2016

This week's events

26 January: Up Helly Aa, Lerwick

This week's events

21-25 January: Slapstick Festival, Bristol

This week's events

8-31 January: Out To Lunch Arts Festival, Belfast

DECEMBER 2015/JANUARY 2016

31 December: Stonehaven Fireballs 

31 December: New Years Eve Fancy Dress Revelry, Weymouth

1 January: Loony Dook, South Queensferry

1 January: New Years Day Fireworks, Cromer

DECEMBER

This week's events

21 December: Montol 2015, Penzance

26 December: Tenby Boxing Day Swim

This week's events

Christmas Markets all over the country.   For a list follow this link. 

10 December: Hunstanton Christmas Tree Festival

11-13 December: Christmas At The Castle, Southsea

12 December: Aldeburgh Christmas Lights Swtich-on

12 December: Rye Christmas Festival

12 December: Mousehole Harbour Christmas Lights Switch-on

Christmas Markets all over the country.   For a list follow this link.


3-6 December: Padstow Christmas Festival

4-6 December: Fowey Christmas Market

4-6 December: Cromarty Film Festival

4-7 December: Great British Folk Festival, Skegness 

5 December: Polperro Christmas Market and Lights Switch-on

5-6 December: Rochester Dickensian Christmas Festival

5-6 December: Nadelik - A Cornish Christmas, Pendennis Castle, Falmouth

NOVEMBER

This week's events


Christmas Markets all over the country.   For a list follow this link.

26-29 November: The Ultimate Christmas Fair, Liverpool

27-28 November: Candlelit Dartmouth

27-29 November: Tarbert Book Festival

28 November: Felixstowe Christmas Craft Market and Lights Switch-on

28 November: Southwold Christmas Lights Switch-on

28 November: Lanterns, Lights and 'Luminations, Brixham

28-29 November: Dickensian Christmas Festival, Ulverston

This week's events

Christmas Markets all over the country.   For a list follow this link.

13-29 November: Cine-City, Brighton

20 November: Launch of Fourth Cardiff Children's Literature Festival

20-29 November: Oban Winter Festival

21 November: Light Fantastic, Paignton

21 November: Fleetwood Music and Arts Festival

22 November: Bridlington Old Town Dickensian Festival and Fair


This week's events

Some of the Christmas markets start this week.  For a list follow this link.

10 November: Cardigan Fair

12-15 November: Looe Literary Festival

13-14 November: Saltburn Beer Festival

16 November: Torquay Christmas Sparkle and Lights Switch-On

This week's events

1-15 November: Hull Comedy Festival

4-8 November: Inverness Film Festival

6-8 November: Aldeburgh Poetry Festival

OCTOBER/NOVEMBER

This week's events

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

27 October-9 November: Dylan Thomas Festival, Swansea

29-31 October: Skye Swing Jazz Festival

30 October-1 November: Whitby Goth Weekend

31 October: Burnham-On-Sea Food and Drink Festival

1 November: London to Brighton Veteran Car Run

This week's events

22-25 October: St Andrews Voices

23-31 October: Coast 2015, Cromer and Sheringham Art and Literary Festival

23 October-8 November: Brighton Early Music Festival

23-25 October: Dartmouth Food Festival

23-25 October: North Cornwall Book Festival 

24-25 October: Conwy Feast

24-25 October: Falmouth Beer Festival

This week's events

14-18 October: Lowender Peran International Celtic Festival, Newquay

15-18 October: Isle of Wight Literary Festival


15-18 October: Legends of Rock, Great Yarmouth

16-18 October: Swanage Railway Autumn Steam Gala

16-18 October: Musicport Festival, Whitby

16-19 October: Jaunt With Jane, Jane Austen Lyme Regis Weekend

This week's events

7-10 October: North Wales International Poetry Festival

8-10 October: Eastbourne Beer Festival 

8-11 October: Falmouth Oyster Festival

8-11 October: Woodbridge Shuck Shellfish Festival

9-11 October: Scotland's Boat Show, Inverkip

9-18 October: Looping The Loop Festival, Thanet

9-24 October: Brighton Comedy Festival

10-11 October: Rochester Literary Festival

10-11 October: Anglesey Oyster Produce Festival, Trearddur Bay Hotel

10-15 October: The Veil Is Thin artists' retreat, Iona

10-17 Ocrtober: Tiree Wave Classic

10-18 October: Hastings Week

SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER

1-4 October: Swanage Blues Festival

2-4 October: Broadstairs Food Festival

2-4 October: FlipSide Festival, Snape Maltings, Aldeburgh

3-4 October: Powderham Food Festival

3-4 October: Boscastle Food, Art and Craft Festival

3-4 October: Bournemouth Marathon Festival

SEPTEMBER

This week's events

23-27 September: Berwick Film Festival

25-27 September: Porthcawl  Elvis Festival

25-27 September: Cornucopia Festival, Burton Constable Hall near Hull

25-27 September: South Downs Folk Festival, Bognor Regis

25-27 September: Scarborough Jazz Festival

25 September-4 October: Wigtown Book Festival

26-27 September: Weston-Super-Food Festival, Weston-Super-Mare

26-27 September: Aldeburgh Food and Drink Festival, Snape Maltings, Aldeburgh

This week's events




Until 18th September: South East Cornwall Walking Festival

Until 27th September: Rye Arts Festival

15-20 September: Brief Encounters Short Film and Animation Festival, Bristol

16-20 September: Guernsey Literary Festival

16-20 September: The Costume Games, Brighton

17-28 September: Splash On The Street, Falmouth

18-20 September: Dunoon Film Festival 

18-20 September: Looe Music Festival 

18-20 September: Out There, Great Yarmouth

18-20 September: Bude For Food

18-27 September: International Festival of Food, Guernsey

19-20 September: Eastbourne Book Festival

19-20 September: Liverpool Food and Drink Festival

19-27 September: Swanage and Purbeck Walking Festival

This week's events

11-13 September: Factoberfest, Bristol

11-13 September: Wheels and Fins Festival, Broadstairs

11-20 September: Agatha Christie Festival, Torquay

12-13 September: Steampunk Festival, Eastbourne