Days Out With Skiddle: The best experiences and attractions in the UK

Here are the best events and attractions at Skiddle

Skiddle Staff

Date published: 10th Jul 2024

As the weather takes a bit of a dip, and the summer holidays draw in, it leaves the question of what fun things can you do with the family. However, not to fear as here at Skiddle we have a long list of things that'll keep everyone entertained. So take a look through this week, Days Out With Skiddle. 



Kings Hill Music Festival 2024 


When: Saturday 13th July 2024

Where: The Spitfire Pub, West Malling

Enjoy a family day out this weekend in West Malling at the Spitfire Pub for the Kings Hill Music Festival. Heading into their 15th year, this is always a day full of fun. Paired with live music from genres that everybody can enjoy. A perfect day out with the family. 


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Jose Sol Masterclass


When: Friday 12th July 2024

Where: Malaga Tapas Pollokshields, Glasgow

Get your cook on at the Jose Sol Masterclass in Malaga Tapas. The masterclass will give you an exclusive demonstration of the art of Spanish ham cutting. It's a one-of-a-kind experience in Scotland and will feature a range of delicious tapas which will be served to allow you to taste the amazing Jamon of Spain.


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Tattooed Planet 2024


When: Saturday 13th - Sunday 14th July 2024

Where: BEC Arena, Manchester

Another thing to do this weekend is to take the family to the highly anticipated Tattooed Planet. This event celebrates some of the greatest tattoo artists in the industry. It'll be an unforgettable weekend where you and the family can enter a world of amazing independent traders and an array of electrifying entertainment.


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Somerset Street Food Festival 


When: Friday 12th - Sunday 14th July 2024 

Where: Portishead Lake Grounds, Bristol

Another event on our family days out this weekend is the Somerset Street Food Festival. They return to immerse you in all their family-friendly fun for three days full of food and drink. With market stools, tasty traders, live entertainment and it's all completely free!


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Puppy Yoga 


When: Sunday 14th July 2024

Where: Selina Birmingham, Birmingham

Another thing to do with the family this weekend is a puppy yoga class. It is the perfect way to spend your Sunday; getting zen while being surrounded by a bunch of puppies to reduce your stress levels and improve your mental health. 


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Rumbling Wresting Summer Sizzler


When: Friday 12th July 2024

Where: Ditton Community Centre, Ditton

The South East's most popular touring company is coming to Ditton for a summer sizzler. This a perfect day out with the family as it will bring some favourites from the Rumble Roster. Plus Enjoy a whole afternoon of high-flying moves that the kids will be talking about for weeks after. 


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Southsea Thai Food and Craft Festival


When: Saturday 13th - Sunday 14th July 2024

Where: Southsea Common, Portsmouth

Treat yourself and your family to a two-day Thai festival to experience the taste of Thailand summer at Southsea Common. Expect a day full of traditional food, music and dancing; plus a Thai beer garden, Thai massages and a children's play area. 


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The London Dungeon


When: Tuesday 14th February - Sunday 14th July 2024

Where: The London Dungeon, London

You can never go wrong with The London Dungeon, and it's quite literally the ultimate day out. Known as the home of scary fun, The London Dungeon is an adrenaline thrill that takes you all through the 1000 years of London's darkest history. With 16 haunting shows and 2 thrilling rides expect it to be the perfect day out with the family. 


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For more events and attractions from across the UK, check out our Things To Do page.



Check out our What's On Guide to discover more rowdy raves and sweaty gigs taking place over the coming weeks and months. For festivals, lifestyle events and more, head on over to our Things To Do page or be inspired by the event selections on our Inspire Me page.







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