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

Here are the best events and attractions on Skiddle.

Skiddle Staff

Date published: 28th Feb 2024

We hope you're looking forward to the summer because we have a reminder here of what's going to make this one so great, the Euro's. Yep, we have a live screening of England's first game available to book your place at now, where you can imagine the good vibes. Add to this live theatre, charity fundraisers and a tattoo convention and we've got something for everyone.


An Audience With Karen Dunbar


When: Friday 26th April 2024

Where: Cumbernauld New Town Hall, Cumbernauld

Scottish comedian, writer and actress Karen Dunbar will be touring all across Scotland this year, and she'll be coming to Cumbernauld to bring her unique sense of humour to stage. You may know her for her role on Chewin' the Fat and the array of hilarious characters she played.


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Bristol Tattoo Convention


When: Saturday 6th - Sunday 7th July

Where: Ashton Gate Stadium, Bristol

Bristol Tattoo Convention returns for 2024, taking place at Ashton Gate Stadium, where a wide range of artists will be on show. Browse a diverse amount of styles and see if you can be inspired for your next tattoo. Get one done on the day or learn more about the trade.


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Islay Whisky Vault Open Day


When: Saturday 25th May

Where: Islay Whisky Vault, Isle of Islay

For fans of all things whisky, this will be your lucky day as you're invited into the vault at Islay whisky, where they will be launching bottles of their specially selected cask for Feis Isle 2024. The £10 entry will get you in as well as a tasting glass, lanyard, welcome dram and three people will have the chance to win a bottle of the new cask.


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Mill Green - Easter Golf Night


When: Friday 29th March

Where: The Club at Mill Green in Hatfield

Hop on over to Mill Green to experience some Easter-themed night golf. Let the fun begin underneath the stars, where you'll get to play seven holes on a par three course, Afterwards, you'll be treated to a delicious meal too, on what promises to be a memorable night. 


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An Afternoon With Leeds United's Ian Harte


When: Sunday 9th June

Where: Scholars Bar, Scarborough

A chance to be in the room with a Leeds United legend, this event is put on by the Scarborough branch of the supporters club. Ian Harte will be in conversation, with one of hist most notable achievements being a part of the memorable Leeds team who progressed to the Champions League semi-finals in the 2000-2001 season.


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England vs Serbia Euros Group Game 1


When: Sunday 16th June

Where: Apps Court Farm, Walton-On-Thames

It isn't too long to go now until the Euro's. We can already see the sun being out in force, with pints and plenty of football to be watched. There's optimism about England's chances going into the tournament with world-class talents such as Bellingham and Kane surely ready to take us far. You can see how they get on in their first game against Serbia at this screening event.


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Liverpool v Wolves - Jurgen's Farewell


When: Sunday 19th May

Where: The Dome at Grand Central Hall, Liverpool

Jurgen announced last month that this would be his last season as manager of Liverpool. His last game with the club could potentially be the season closer against Wolves. Here, you can watch the game and get fully immersed in what will be an emotional goodbye for a Liverpool legend. 


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Next To Normal


When: Tuesday 18th June - Friday 13th September

Where: Wyndham's Theatre, London

Next To Normal is a story that focusses on themes of family, illness, loss and grief. We follow Diana Goodman, a wife and mother living with Bipolar disorder and haunted by her past. There will be plenty of memorable moments as this is a musical that tackles difficult themes but will leave you with the joy of some amazing songs.


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North Leeds Charity Beer Festival 2024


When: Friday 12th April

Where: North Leeds Cricket Club, Leeds

The Rotary Club of Roundhay are putting on their annual large fundraiser. A charity beer festival which will see 36 hand-picked locally-brewed ales for you to try, with food being served and live music being played to make this a proper day out. All proceeds will be going to Rotary charities, with 72k raised since their beginnings in 2012. 


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For more events and attractions across the UK, check out our Things To Do page and our Something Different Inspire Me.



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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