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: 3rd Apr 2024

We have plenty of brilliant Days Out for you to enjoy on Skiddle this week, with a lot of events you can attend that will be fun for the whole family. Whether it be a carnival, a family rave or even an opportunity to see newborn lambs, the whole family will have a brilliant time. Check them out below.


North Yorkshire Carnival


When: Saturday 15th - Sunday 16th June

Where: Catterick Racecourse, Richmond

This North Yorkshire Carnival will be the bonkers day out that will leave you with brilliant memories this summer. Featuring mighty monster trucks and a motorbike stunt show, you'll also be able to experience all your typical carnival activities such as fairground rides and there will be brilliant street food on offer too.


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Dom Joly - The Conspiracy Tour


When: Tuesday 5th November

Where: Old Fire Station, Carlisle

For his latest standup tour, Dom Joly will be entering the wild world of conspiracy theories. Let him be your guide to flat Earth, vaccines and lizard people who secretly control the world. With a view for fairness, he will be inviting conspiracy theorist Dr Julian Northcote on stage to defend the wild theories.


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Little Bop Carnival - Family Mini Fest


When: Sunday 19th May

Where: Binks Yard, Nottingham

The Little Bop Carnival heads to Nottingham, bringing raving to all ages. A mini festival, you can get fully immersed in the atmosphere for the day, where aside from dancing you can get involved in plenty of activities such as inflatables, a rodeo bull and vintage games. 


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People, Places and Things


When: Friday 3rd May - Saturday 3rd August

Where: Trafalgar Theatre, London

Denise Gough reprises her role as Emma in this story that follows an actress whose life is spiralling out of control. Heading to rehab, we follow her in the struggle of sobering up. It's a performance that is set to keep you entranced, in what has been a huge hit with critics. 


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The Playhouse Project 8th Birthday Family Rave


When: Sunday 28th April

Where: The Refuge, Manchester

This family rave in Manchester is celebrating its 8th birthday by bringing out some excellent DJs in Veba and Lil'Fee. The whole family are invited to come down and dance, with a brilliant selection of workshops to get involved with too. 


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UKTTA Birmingham Tattoo Convention


When: Saturday 13th - Sunday 14th April

Where: The New Bingley Hall, Birmingham

There's not long to go now until this tattoo convention in Birmingham, where they will be showcasing a selection of the best artists under one roof. They will be showcasing their skills live, whilst you'll also be able to enjoy street food, fiery performances and bars.


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Everlast Scaffolding Darts Dazzler 17


When: Wednesday 4th December

Where: Royal Armouries, Leeds

The Darts Dazzler returns to Leeds' Royal Armouries later this year where you'll be able to see the stars of the sport go head-to-head. The perfect excuse for a pre-Christmas party as you look to see the year off in the best way where there will be an incredible atmosphere. 


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Lambing 2024


When: Tuesday 9th April

Where: Whirlow Hall Farm, Sheffield

This is the place to be for all things Lamb. If you can't get enough of these cute animals, get to Whirlow Farm, where the newly-born lambs will be frolicking around. A whole day will be made of it, with animal handling, a bouncy castle, magic shows and more to keep you entertained. 


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For more events and attractions on Skiddle, check out our Things To Do page. or 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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