Illuminated Parade of about 60 floats and samba bands etc.
Video Southend Illuminated Carnival [TBC] Race The Train, Wales Saturday.
Large Car Boot area, licensed bar, barbecue, demonstrations and displays by special interest groups. 20- Upton Blues Festival Fri-Sun Upton Upon Severn, Worcestershire. Weston Super Mare Pride, Grove Park [TBC] Hereford Pride Brighton Dog Pride, Preston Park Stockport Pride, Market Place Brighton Pride Sat Parade, Hove Lawns to Preston Park. [TBC] Coventry Pride, University Square, Priory Street [TBC] York Pride, Knavesmire [TBC] Flintshire Pride, Theatre Clwyd, Mold. - [TBC] Exmouth Pride, Manor Gardens [TBC] Sparkle Transgender Celebration, Sackville Gardens, Manchester [TBC] London Pride Baker St to Trafalgar Sq. 12- [TBC] Bournemouth Pride Bandstand , The Triangle [TBC] Bristol Pride, Castle Park [TBC] Pride Glasgow, Kelvingrove Park. The free family event is part of Pooles Wave 105 Summertime in the South and brings six weeks of the best party action, bands and street entertainers to Poole Quay before ending with a dazzling firework display over the harbour at 10pm every Thursday evening until the end of August. Londons greatest sights will create an inspiring backdrop for a memorable day of cycling. Starts in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, then follows a 100-mile route on closed roads through the capital and into Surreys stunning countryside.
Britains biggest free blues festival with over 90 performances on 3 official stages and 9 pub stages. Free event.20- Bug Jam Fri-Sun Santa Pod Raceway, Airfield Road, NN29 7XA. [TBC] Edinburgh Pride [TBC] Essex Pride, Central Park. [TBC] Rotherham Pride, Clifton Park [TBC] Salford Pride. Eventissima Events Artisan Crafts, Vintage & Gift Fairs Sat Faversham, The Alexander Centre, Gatefield Hall - Sat Tonbridge, The Angel Centre, Medway Hall - Sun Meopham Village Hall - Sat Sevenoaks Community Arts Centre, Stag Plaza - Sat Eynsford Village Hall - Sat Faversham, The Alexander Centre, Gatefield Hall - Sat Tonbridge, The Angel Centre, Medway Hall - Sat Sevenoaks Community Arts Centre, Stag Plaza - Sat Faversham, The Alexander Centre, Gatefield Hall - Sat Tonbridge, The Angel Centre, Medway Hall - Sat Sevenoaks Community Arts Centre, Stag Plaza - Sun Meopham Village Hall - Sat Tonbridge, The Angel Centre, Medway Hall - Sun Tonbridge, The Angel Centre, Medway Hall - Sat Eynsford Village Hall - Sat Sevenoaks Community Arts Centre, Stag Plaza - Sun Sevenoaks Community Arts Centre, Stag Plaza - Sat Faversham, The Alexander Centre, Gatefield Hall - Birmingham Reading Cardiff Southall Aberaeron Pershore Newbury Brighton [TBC] Basingstoke Glastonbury Dorset Dogs Festival Sat - Upton Park. Finishes on The Mall in central London, shortly before 150 professional cyclists race in the Prudential Ride London-Surrey Classic on a similar route.
The biggest street arts festival in the UK - still fresh and edgy.
Outdoor theatre, street entertainment, circus, music, dance and star-studded Fringe.400 shows across exciting venues, including the return of the Counting House, with the very best free shows.
Popular viewing areas are The Hoe and Queen Anne's Battery. And its all family friendly. [TBC] Weymouth Carnival Wed - Events and entertainment all day. Sandcastle Competition, Fun Run, Red Arrow fly-past. Daily sea front air show - classic WW2, latest military jets, helicopters, air-sea rescue, wing walkers etc - weather permitting. The biggest free seafront air show in the world.17- [TBC] Northampton Balloon Festival Fri-Sun Billing Aquadrome.
Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, comprising Lancaster, Spitfire and Hurricane. Provisional times: Sand Sculpting, Weymouth Carnival Sky Divers, - Beach Football, Beach Space Hopper Race, Waitress Trolley Race, Coach Pull Challenge, Children's Fun Run, - Steel band, King's Statue, - Seafront Procession, Live music, beach stage, Fireworks. A Great Day Out for All The Family, with planned Balloon Flights AM & PM, evening glow, endless selection of stands, stalls and attractions. Northampton Balloon Festival17- [TBC] Birdfair Fri-Sun Rutland Water Nature Reserve, Egleton, Rutland LE15 8BT. Bird watching centre, lectures, multiple marquees and stands selling the latest products, plus full catering. Four days of entertainment, yacht racing, rowing races and various free forms of entertainment as published in the official programme, finishing with a prize presentation and spectacular firework display. [TBC] Southend Illuminated Carnival Sat from Southchurch Park, then along seafront to finish at Shorefield Road.
The course is run alongside the railway over fields, rough pasture, and farm tracks.18- [TBC] Ipswich Maritime Festival Sat-Sun.
Vintage & classic cars, pony rides, dog show, Elmbridge model club, children's races, children's dancing, live music, stalls and refreshments. More info from Malcolm Pritchett 01932 343929. Create Festival Sat - Victoria Park, Jemmett Road, Ashford, Kent TN23 5HD. Music, dance, food and traditional arts and crafts. Free even Ringrose Law Dragon Boat Event, Brayford Pool, Lincoln, LN6 7TS St Neots Dragon Boat Festival, River Great Ouse, Regatta Meadow, St Neots, PE19 7SR Nottingham Riverside Festival Dragon Boat Challenge, River Trent, Nottingham, NG2 2JY [TBC] East Anglian Dragon Boat Festival, Nicolas Everitt Park, Lowestoft NR33 9JR Downham Market Water Festival, Great Ouse Relief Channel, Hythe Bridge, Downham Market Rotary Clubs of Nene Valley Dragon Boat Event, Wicksteed Park, Kettering, NN15 6NJ Cambridge Dragon Boat Festival, River Cam, Fen Ditton, Cambridge, CB5 8ST Designability Dragon Boat Event, Designability, Midland Road stretch of River Avon, Bath The British Dragon Boat Racing Association Owners of the classic vehicles will line up at the waters edge as Poole Quay becomes the venue for car enthusiasts and spectators to get close to the vehicles of their dreams. Phoenix Space Race - 5k, 10k, Half Marathon, Marathon, Ultra. Maker Club is a fantastic after school and weekend club for kids aged 8-13. Little wonder Classics on the Common, already Britains biggest mid-week classic car meeting, now ranks among the top events of the classics calendar. Procession from Station Road, through the town to the event field. Street entertainers, living history re-enactments, comedy, music, dance, a traditional funfair, folk dancing, falconry, fire eating, minstrels, troubadours, craft and market stalls with produce from near and far, and much much more. Run in association with the National Trust, and featuring some of the worlds greatest and most beautiful kites. More Kite Festivals Real music, played on a real sound system.
Folk, rock, spoken word & outdoor theatre - one of the South Easts biggest free music festivals. Walton on Thames, Surrey Sat North Wales Half Marathon, Conwy Sun British Masters Half Marathon Championships, Redhill, Surrey Sun 22 July 2018 Saturn Gobling King Run - 5k, 10k, Half Marathon, Marathon, Ultra. The club is an educational technology and design club, working on real-world problems in a project based style. 26- [TBC] Warwick Folk Festival Warwick Folk Festival and its friendly Fringe offer something for everyone with a pulsating programme of more than 130 events . Displays, crafts, stalls, entertainment all day, refreshments. We're bringing back our Soundsystem to it's spiritual home, Camden, for three special shows featuring a whole heap of selectors, singers & MC's from the extended Reggae Roast family. [TBC] American Rod & Custom Show Sunday, Worthing Seafront.
Annual cross-country run organised by the Rotary Club of Tywyn. The train takes about 1 hour 47 minutes for the return journey.
The start is adjacent to the Talyllyn Railway station.