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: 15th May 2024

Summer is right around the corner now and we have some events here that will help you make the most of the next few months. Whether it be cheering on England or Scotland at the Euros or live comedy and tribute acts, we have you sorted with a bunch of fun activities.

Euros Fanzone Dalkeith: Germany v Scotland


When: Friday 14th June

Where: Euros Fanzone, Kings Park, Dalkeith

The domestic league season is nearly over but fear not! The Euros start less than a month afterwards and the first game will see hosts Germany take on Scotland for what will be a fiery encounter. Can Scotland grab a surprise result? Attend this fan zone to cheer them on. 


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Laugh In The Park 2024 - Glasgow's Southside Comedy Festival


When: Saturday 13th July

Where: Queens Park Arena, Glasgow

Southside's annual comedy festival returns, providing us with laughs during a sunny Saturday in July. Some of the comedians involved include Billy Kirkwood, Gary Faulds, Susie MacBe and Mikey Motion. It promotes some of the very best talent from Scotland.


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Adele By Candlelight


When: Friday 20th September

Where: Rialto Plaza, Coventry

We all love some Adele ballads, the huge vocal highs and the beautifully devastating chorus'. This is the perfect tribute to the power of her music with an incredibly talented artist belting out her classics. It's the perfect place for romance too as it'll take place immersed in candlelight. 


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Joseph Holt 175th Anniversary Beer Festival


When: Friday 20th September

Where: Joseph Holt Brewery, Manchester

It's a very big birthday for Joseph Holt as they celebrate 175 years in brewing. Head down to the brewery in September to browse from a wide range of cask beers at the festival they're putting on. All centred around the North West, try a range of classic and new flavours.


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Cornwall Street Food Festival 2024


When: Friday 24th - Monday 27th May

Where: The Barrowfields, Newquay

Cornwall Street Food Festival sounds like the perfect way to spend the upcoming May Bank Holiday. Across four days there will be flavours from all across the world as well as entertainment and family fun. No two traders cook the same cuisine, leaving you with mouth-watering options. 


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An Evening With Everton Legend Leighton Baines


When: Friday 31st May

Where: Devonshire House Hotel, Liverpool

One of Everton's most loyal players of the Premier League era, Leighton Baines was known as a dependable full-back with a knack for getting forward too. This is his first event meeting supporters since his retirement, giving you the chance to quiz him on all things Everton. 


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Les Miserables


When: Wednesday 15th May - Friday 9th August

Where: Queen's Theatre, London

One of the best productions that you can see on the West End, Les Miserables is all about revolution and features some of the most memorable songs from musical theatre. Make sure you don't miss the latest production of this classic story.


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Document Euro 2024: England v Denmark


When: Thursday 20th June

Where: Document, Bristol

It feels as though there's a good sense of optimism around England's chances for the Euros. One of their group games will be against Denmark, who will arguably be their hardest opponents at this stage. Cheer them on with your fellow fans at Bristol's Document. 


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



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.