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

This week on Days Out With Skiddle we have musicals, comedy shows, family festivals and even some early World Cup preparation on the cards.

Skiddle Staff

Date published: 6th Apr 2022

This week on Days Out With Skiddle we have musicals, comedy shows, family festivals and even some early World Cup preparation on the cards. Each week we bring you the very best attraction and events on the Skiddle site and put them all in one place. To learn more about each one, click on the event titles.


Get Up, Stand Up! The Bob Marley Musical

When: Tuesday 22nd February- Saturday 2nd July

Where: The Lyric Theatre, London

Bob Marley is one of the most recognisable musicians of all time and synonymous with Reggae. In this brilliant musical you'll see his life celebrated in its full glory as you get to understand his story. With many of his classic songs being played too, this is a fitting tribute to an icon.


Find tickets for Get Up, Stand Up! The Bob Marley Musical - here




Al Murray The Pub Landlord- A Gig For Victory

When: Sunday 16th October

Where: Southport Comedy Festival, Southport

Al Muray is one of the most recognisable British comedians and he's back this year with a new standup tour. Making an appearance at this year's Southport Comedy Festival, the pub landlord will be back with his bizarre and incredibly funny outlook on life. Make sure you don't miss this one.


Find tickets for Al Murray The Pub Landlord- A Gig For Victory - here




The Big Family Day Out

When: Sunday 15th May

Where: Williamson Park, Lancaster

An annual event in Lancaster, The Big Family Day Out returns to Williamson Park this year and features so much for the family to do. there's the mini zoo, the legendary butterfly house, multi-sensory play for the younger ones and plenty of dancing and activities to encourage your creative side.


Find tickets for The Big Family Day Out - here




Camelot Rises- I Am Legend

When: Thursday 7th April

Where: Camelot, Chorley

Camelot Rises is the new project from the highly successful drive-in movie series that came to Manchester in recent years. Now they set the stage for a zombie apocalypse, as a routine cinema trip becomes a scramble for survival. With plenty of actors around the corner to scare you. We don't know what worse, the movie or the possible jumpscares that await.


Find tickets for Camelot Rises- I Am Legend - here




The Open Arms

When: Friday 10th June

Where: Warwick Castle, Warwick

Britain's biggest beer garden is back this year for an 11-week run at Warwick Castle. Where better to get yourself a few drinks with your friends and family? What you can expect is award-winning street food, local ale, cocktails and a brilliant atmosphere. Make sure you spend some time down at The Open Arms


Find tickets for The Open Arms - here




Surrey Fan Zone- World Cup

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When: Monday 21st November

Where: Esher Rugby Club, Hersham

The World Cup may be a while away but with the recent draw for the competition being made, you can't help but be excited as an England fan. Their opening group game will be against Iran and you can bag yourself a place already at a fan zone in Surrey. Paint a flag on your face and support your national team.


Find tickets for Surrey Fan Zone- World Cup - here




Easter Family Disco

When: Thursday 14th April

Where: Bredbury Hall Hotel, Stockport

The family Disco returns with a special Easter theme. All ages are welcome here and it could be your young one's first steps onto the dancefloor which will have two hours' worth of entertainment and even some craft stations to feed their creative instincts. They'll surely go home happy with an Easter egg gift too.


Find tickets for Easter Family Disco - here



Solihull Dining Club

When: Sunday 17th April

Where: Brueton and Malvern Park, Solihull

Digbeth Dining Club have announced their programme of events for this Summer and will be returning to Solihull again. Marking their ten year anniversary, they are determined to make this their best year yet and they'll be bringing their usual mix of award-winning food with plenty of alcohol. 


Find tickets for Solihull Dining Club - here




David o'Doherty

When: Wednesday 2nd November

Where: The Leadmill, Sheffield

David o'Doherty the Irish comedian will be heading to Yorkshire as part of his 2022 tour at the end of the year. Know for his appearances on shows such as 8 Out of 10 Cats QI and Would I Lie To You? the comic has become well-loved and you can see his own standup show here.


Find tickets for David o'Doherty - 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.








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