May Bank Holiday 2018

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There are always loads of events taking place around the May Bank Holiday weekend. Just a few weeks after Easter, it's another chance to celebrate the coming of summer, with a very good chance of a sun-soaked long weekend. This year's early May Bank Holiday is shaping up to be a belter, with masses of gigs, clubnights and other events happening from Friday through to the Bank Holiday Monday itself.

With so much choice over the 2018 May Bank Holiday weekend, you're sure to be able to find something that takes your fancy and if it's not a mad night out you're looking for, you might want to consider booking a table at a restaurant or even going the whole hog by booking a hotel stay over the Bank Holiday period.

2018 May Bank Holiday events

Here's a huge selection of May Bank Holiday 2018 events to tickle your fancy, buy your tickets quick if you're going.

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Annie Mac presents Lost & Found Festival
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Annie Mac presents Lost & Found Festival

St Paul's Bay, Malta

Thursday 3rd May

6:00pm til 4:00am

Minimum Age: 18

From £85

Annie Mac presents Lost & Found Festival - a four day long celebration of electronic music locat...

Cause & Affect
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Cause & Affect

24 Kitchen Street, Liverpool

Thursday 3rd May

10:00pm til 3:00am

Minimum Age: 18

£6 / 8 / 10 / 12.50

Hot Plate & Shadows link up to bring one of bass music's shining lights to Liverpool

Blackmores Blood
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Blackmores Blood

Bootleggers, Kendal

Thursday 3rd May

7:30pm til 11:00pm

Minimum Age: 12

£12 Advance - £15 Door

Blackmore’s Blood. A dedicated tribute to Ritchie Blackmore playing his music from Deep Purple...

We Are All Here
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We Are All Here

The Classic Grand, Glasgow

Thursday 3rd May

7:00pm til 12:00am

Minimum Age: 18

£5

Team Lumo Film Fundraiser featuring Scottish Hip Hop's Finest Artists

The Undercover Hippy
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The Undercover Hippy

Gullivers, Manchester

Thursday 3rd May

7:30pm til 11:00pm

Minimum Age: 18

From £10 Adv £12 OTD

Drum and Bass MC turned singer songwriter Billy Rowan, aka The Undercover Hippy plays Gullivers, Man...

Hibushibire (Japan) + One Unique Signal + yellow6
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Hibushibire (Japan) + One Unique Signal + yellow6

Hare And Hounds, Birmingham

Thursday 3rd May

7:30pm til 11:00pm

Minimum Age: 18

£7.50 Advance / £9 OTD

Kushikatsu Records present Hibushibire, One Unique Signal & yellow6 at Hare & Hounds on Thur...

Teedra Moses
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Teedra Moses

Hare And Hounds, Birmingham

Thursday 3rd May

7:00pm til 11:00pm

Minimum Age: 18

£22.50 Advance

Teedra Moses performs live at the Hare & Hounds on Thursday 3rd May 2018.

SoulJam - Do You Wanna Funk - Brighton
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SoulJam - Do You Wanna Funk - Brighton

Patterns , Brighton

Thursday 3rd May

11:00pm til 3:00am

Minimum Age: 18

6/8

After a brief hiatus we are back for what is to be our penultimate party of the year!!

Jazzhop: A Live Tribute to Dilla
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Jazzhop: A Live Tribute to Dilla

The Deaf Institute, Manchester

Thursday 3rd May

10:00pm til 3:00am

Minimum Age: 18

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Get ready for a treat as we delve into Dilla’s extensive archive of jazz sampled beats, brough...

SoulJam - Do You Wanna Funk - Southampton
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SoulJam - Do You Wanna Funk - Southampton

Junk, Southampton

Thursday 3rd May

11:00pm til 3:00am

Minimum Age: 18

5/7

After a brief hiatus we are back for what is to be our penultimate party of the year!!

The Turbans
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The Turbans

The Tin At The Coal Vaults, Coventry

Thursday 3rd May

8:00pm til 10:00pm

Minimum Age: 18

From £11 Advance

International musical adventurers The Turbans bind together music igniting audiences with the baccha...

Jizzy Pearl

Jizzy Pearl

Think Tank, NEWCASTLE Upon TYNE

3rd May

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Jizzy Pearl

Think Tank, NEWCASTLE Upon TYNE

Thursday 3rd May

7:30pm til 11:00pm

Minimum Age: 14

£12

SSD Concerts presents American vocalist Jizzy Pearl live in May 2018

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Treat yourself this May Bank Holiday... 3* Luxury hotels from just £38.00 per room...

    Britannia Hotel City Centre Manchester
    From just £38.00 per room
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    Britannia Hotel City Centre Manchester

       

    35 Portland Street, Manchester

    From just £38.00 per room

    Hotel

    Dating back to 1858 this City Centre grade II listed building is situated in the heart of City centre Manchester within a 5 minute walk of all mainline stations.

    Macdonald Manchester Hotel
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    Macdonald Manchester Hotel

        

    London Road, Manchester

    p Set within vibrant Manchester right next door to Piccadilly train station the Macdonald Hotel & Spa basks in all its elegance.

    Daresbury Park Hotel & Spa
    From just £39.00 per room

    Daresbury Park Hotel & Spa

    Daresbury Warrington Cheshire, Warrington
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    Daresbury Park Hotel & Spa

        

    Daresbury Warrington Cheshire, Warrington

    From just £39.00 per room

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    Set in the perfect spot for those busy bees needing to commute the Daresbury Park Hotel is just a couple of minutes from the M56 - meaning quick and easy access to Chester Liverpool and Manchester.

    Radisson BLU Hotel Leeds

    Radisson BLU Hotel Leeds

    Unit C1 The Lightthe Headrow, Leeds
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    Radisson BLU Hotel Leeds

        

    Unit C1 The Lightthe Headrow, Leeds

    Situated in the heart of Leeds city centre Radisson Blu Leeds offers an ideal location in The Light leisure complex.

    The Principal Manchester
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    The Principal Manchester

         

    Oxford Street, Manchester

    p The what where and how /p p With its brand-new name and extravagant makeover the Principal Manchester (previously The Palace) is a real sight for sore eyes.

    Jurys Inn Manchester City Centre
    From just £75.00 per room

    Jurys Inn Manchester City Centre

    56 Great Bridgewater Street, Manchester
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    Jurys Inn Manchester City Centre

       

    56 Great Bridgewater Street, Manchester

    From just £75.00 per room

    Hotel

    The New Look Jurys Inn Manchester offers excellent value right in the heart of the city centre.

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May Bank Holiday Meal Offers

Asia de Cuba
3 special offers avalable

Asia de Cuba

St Martin's Lane Hotel, London

World Fusion cuisine

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Asia de Cuba

St Martin's Lane Hotel, London

World Fusion cuisine

Average price £60.00

3 special offers avalable

For global travelers with a cultured palate and a love of variety, Asia de Cuba restaurant, overseen by renowned international restaurateur Jeffrey Ch...

Blueprint Café
1 special offer avalable

Blueprint Café

28 Shad Thames, London

European cuisine

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Blueprint Café

28 Shad Thames, London

European cuisine

Average price £35.00

1 special offer avalable

Overlooking the Thames, Blueprint Café offers a bright and airy space complete with its own terrace.

Cantina del Ponte
1 special offer avalable

Cantina del Ponte

The Butlers Wharf Building, London

Italian cuisine

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Cantina del Ponte

The Butlers Wharf Building, London

Italian cuisine

Average price £25.00

1 special offer avalable

A corner of Italian sunshine in Butlers Wharf, Shad Thames, Cantina del Ponte offers the influences, flavours and atmosphere of Italy.

Coq d
2 special offers avalable

Coq d'Argent

1 Poultry, London

French cuisine

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Coq d'Argent

1 Poultry, London

French cuisine

Average price £50.00

2 special offers avalable

Coq d'Argent serves classic French food in its spectacular rooftop setting at No.

Le Pont de la Tour
4 special offers avalable

Le Pont de la Tour

The Butlers Wharf Building, London

French cuisine

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Le Pont de la Tour

The Butlers Wharf Building, London

French cuisine

Average price £30.00

4 special offers avalable

Le Pont de la Tour is a jewel in the crown of the London restaurant scene - a stylish, luxurious, bubbling restaurant that gives diners superb food an...

Orrery
2 special offers avalable

Orrery

55 Marylebone High Street, London

French cuisine

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Orrery

55 Marylebone High Street, London

French cuisine

Average price £48.00

2 special offers avalable

Orrery restaurant seats 100 guests in an elegant dining room on the first floor of a converted stable block, overlooking Marylebone Church Gardens.