Days out with Skiddle: The best experiences and attractions in the UK | Skiddle

Days Out With Skiddle brings you the best events and attractions on the site.

Skiddle Staff

Date published: 24th Aug 2022

This week on Days Out we have plenty of thrills for you to enjoy, especially if you like food and drink events. We have brunches themed around great movies, brilliant music genres and most importantly mouth-watering flavours. We also have Halloween and Oktoberfest-themed events with both events happening sooner than you'd think.


Born To Be Wild Child Pride Rocks Family Party

When: Sunday 28th August

Where: Escape To Freight Island, Manchester

This is a pride party for the whole family to enjoy. With activities such as face painting, craft making and temporary tattoos on offer. The Remake Remodel DJs will be playing the best rock and roll classics throughout. Celebrating all things pride, there'll be a rainbow balloon drop and much more pride-themed activities to do.


Find tickets for Born To Be Wild Child Pride Rocks Family Party - here



Halloween at Hickings 2022

When: Friday 28th- Monday 31st October

Where: New Stapleford Community Centre, Stapleford

The grounds at Stapleford Community Centre take a whole new form when it comes to Halloween. They will have a scary walkthrough maze that will feature zombies, witches and other creatures waiting to give you a fright. That's not all there is to do, as a whole host of scary activities are on offer throughout the site.


Find tickets for Halloween at Hickings 2022 - here



Moulin Rouge vs The Greatest Showman

When: Saturday 17th September

Where: Ballin Maidstone, Maidstone

Moulin Rouge and The Greatest Showman are two of the greatest movies centred around spectacle. If you're a fan of one or both of these movies then this is the perfect place to be. Dress-up is encouraged, as they invite you to arrive to this brunch dressed as your favourite character.


Find tickets for Moulin Rouge vs The Greatest Showman - here



Issa Vibe Day Party- Black & Gold Edition


When: Sunday 28th August

Where: Phillys, Edinburgh

Ampiano will be going head to head with Afrobeats and Afro House at this brunch event that is set to be a wild one. The vibes will be immaculate as DJs go head to head to bring you the very best beats from these genres. Make full use of the dancefloor and their unlimited BBQ.


Find tickets for Issa Vibe Day Party- Black & Gold Edition - here



Oktoberfest- 24th September

When: Saturday 24th September

Where: Temple Arches, Leeds

Oktoberfest is coming back to Leeds this year and this time it is in association with Chow Down, the city's go-to place for good times and brilliant food. The venue will become one big Bavarian celebration with steins, bratwurst and lederhosen in abundance. Make full use of Leeds' biggest beer garden.


Find tickets for Oktoberfest- 24th September - here



An Evening With Nigel Benn and Chris Eubank

When: Friday 11th November

Where: Rainton Arena, Houghton-le-Spring

Two legends collide in this event but they're not fighting each other. The two boxers instead will be interviewed about their glittering careers and of course the fights they had against each other too. Don't miss a rare opportunity to see these two enjoy a candid night of discussion.


Find tickets for An Evening With Nigel Benn and Chris Eubank - here



DNB Brunch- London


When: Saturday 26th November

Where: E1, London

DNB Brunch is pulling an all-dayer in November. Bottomless cocktails, bottomless fried chicken and endless tunes are the order of the day. You get 60 minutes to enjoy the food and drink for as long as possible. Make sure you get a chance to dance too, as the DJs will be spinning all day long.


Find tickets for DNB Brunch- London - here



Darts Dazzler XV


When: Wednesday 7th December

Where: Royal Armouries, Leeds

Leeds is being treated to this amazing darts event later in the year. Featuring some of the biggest names in the sport such as Fallon Sherrock, Wayne Mardle and Joe Cullen, you'll be absolutely spoilt for choice when it comes to talent. There will be a party atmosphere throughout this event.


Find tickets for Darts Dazzler XV - here



Secret Edinburgh- The Leith Walk

When: Thursday 25th August

Where: Argonaut Books, Edinburgh

This is your chance to explore some of the hidden parts of Edinburgh. This walking tour will see Hannah Robinson, author of Secret Edinburgh: An Unusual Guide lead you around some of the hidden gems of Leith. It'll culminate with drinks and a book signing in a cocktail bar.


Find tickets for Secret Edinburgh- The Leith Walk - here



Check out our What's On Guide to discover even 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.