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

Days Out With Skiddle is the weekly feature that gives you an update on the best events and attractions that can be found on the Skiddle site.

Skiddle Staff

Date published: 27th Apr 2022

Days Out With Skiddle is the weekly feature that gives you an update on the best events and attractions that can be found on the Skiddle site. Always a diverse mix, there are so many weird and wonderful things happening that we put in this list from sport to comedy and food. Take a look below and click on the event titles for more information.


Laugh Hard Comedy

When: Saturday 4th June

Where: Plaza Cinema, Waterloo

The iconic Plaza Cinema is a beautiful venue and for this event it will be hosting a comedy night hosted by Andy Roach. The lineup of comedians has not yet been announced but expect a mixture of upcoming talent and seasoned veterans who have appeared on shows such as Britain's Got Talent and Live at The Apollo.


Find tickets for Laugh Hard Comedy - here




Puppy Yoga Birmingham

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When: Friday 6th May

Where: Avebury House, 55 Newhall Street, Birmingham

If you're looking for a chance to get close to some adorable puppies then come down to puppy yoga in Birmingham. Here, in a 50-minute class, you'll spend your time switching between soothing yoga exercises and playtime with the pups. No, you are unfortunately not allowed to take them home.


Find tickets for Puppy Yoga Birmingham - here




For The Love of Wrestling 3

When: Saturday 29th- Sunday 30th April 2023

Where: Bowlers Exhibition Centre, Manchester

If you're a big fan of wrestling then you'll love this convention event in Manchester that celebrates all the stars and the memorable moments of the sport. After a recently successful 2022 edition, they're back for another round next year and you can secure a ticket already.


Find tickets for For The Love of Wrestling 3 - here




Buxton Comic Con

When: Monday 2nd May

Where: Buxton Octagon Pavilion Gardens, Buxton

Buxton Comic Con brings you a mix of guests, star cars, props, characters, stalls and more. With special guests from various films and TV shows ready to make appearances, there's a lot to fit into one day. There are all kinds of memorabilia to purchase and you can even enter their cosplay competition.


Find tickets for Buxton Comic Con - here




Dinosaurs in the Park- Chelmsford

When: Thursday 18th August- Sunday 4th September

Where: Hylands Estate, Chelmsford

Everyone loves dinosaurs, especially children and this is the perfect place to bring them to explore their curiosity. With different dinosaurs of all different shapes and sizes roaming the park go on your very own safari trail to learn more about each one. The animatronics are staggeringly life-like.


Find tickets for Dinosaurs in the Park- Chelmsford - here




FA Cup Final 2022 Live Screening

When: Saturday 14th May

Where: Vauxhall Food and Beer Garden, London

The FA Cup final will be played between Chelsea and Liverpool this year, two of the best teams in the country at the moment. Chelsea will be looking for revenge after Liverpool beat them in the Carabao Cup final. You can watch it at this screening in London where it will definitely be more Chelsea friendly.


Find tickets for FA Cup Final 2022 Live Screening - here




UKG Brunch- Birmingham

When: Saturday 30th April

Where: The Mill Digbeth, Birmingham

UKG Brunch is back in Birmingham and bigger than ever. This time around they're bringing out a whole cast of MCs including Denzee, Scott Garcia and Masterstepz. They'll be keeping you going for the whole day as you get to enjoy an hour of bottomless food and drink. 


Find tickets for UKG Brunch- Birmingham - here




Curry and Beer Festival 2022

When: Sunday 3rd July

Where: Roundhay Park, Leeds

Roundhay Park in Leeds will be hosting a huge curry and beer festival this year and it sounds like the kind of event that is full of constant temptations. With a whole host of independent breweries to sample, you also get to grab curry from authentic food stalls that have flavours from all around the world.


Find tickets for Curry and Beer Festival 2022 - here




Dom Joly's Holiday Snaps

When: Friday 20th May

Where: The Leadmill, Sheffield

Dom Joly is a name that you'll recognise instantly and the comedian is off on a huge tour this year called Holiday Snaps. He'll be using all of his experience of travelling abroad to bring you some of the craziest anecdotes from everything that he's seen. He'll have you laughing out loud in no time.


Find tickets for Dom Joly's Holiday Snaps - 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.