Top 15 Events in the UK You Can’t Afford to Miss

By September 25, 2019 December 9th, 2019 Event Industry, Event Management, Events, Travel
Top 15 Events in the UK You Can’t Afford to Miss
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The United Kingdom connects avid travelers to some of the beautiful travel destinations in the world. If you’re a traveler planning to visit the United Kingdom and looking for places to visit in London or anywhere in the United Kingdom, this blog is for you. With the holiday season arriving soon, there’s plenty of events you can attend on your visit. However, if you’re a local looking for things to do next weekend or holiday season, you just got lucky. From murder mystery evenings to a Christmas party, there’s a lot you can add in your things-to-do in the UK list. Sit back and pick your favorite from our list of top 15 events in the UK, you can’t afford to miss.

1. Petrol Girls

Rooted in a DIY music community that has always combined politics with punk rock, Petrol Girls are part of a counter culture challenging mainstream values like nationalism and the gender binary, and the oppressions that these ideals promote. With a diverse range of influences such as Refused, The Slits, Fugazi and Björk, and having had the pleasure to support bands such as The Dead Kennedys, Propagandhi, RVIVR, Anti Flag and Refused, the band are constantly developing musically as well as politically. Their music frequently toys with unusual time signatures and harmonic movement, with screaming and harsh angular rhythms to sad and desperate melodic moments or raging anthemic choruses. The lyrics grow from direct experiences and genuine questions, pushing beyond repetitive slogans to provoke meaningful conversations about what we’re actually going to do to change something.

Petrol Girls are named after Pétroleuses, mythical women of the Paris commune who allegedly set fire to private property with Molotov cocktails made from milk bottles, and rejected traditional gender roles. The inspiration came from a talk on Women and Protest given by writer Laurie Penny, who loosely translated Pétroleuses to Petrol Girls.

Petrol Girls

Venue: KASBAH Social Club – Limerick, V94 KX51, Ireland

Date: Jan 23, 2020, 08:00 PM

2. Christmas Party (DJ & Live Singer)
Festive Season is Party Season at Village. Party night includes a delicious 3 course dinner, dance-tastic disco, entertainment and a late bar

Christmas Party (DJ & Live Singer)

Christmas Party (DJ & Live Singer)

Venue: Village Manchester Ashton – Pamir Drive, Ashton-Under-Lyne, OL7 0PG

Date: From 22 Nov 2019 To 22 Dec 2019 (9 Performances)

3. Lunch With Panto
Enjoy a festive two-course lunch with plenty of Panto silliness, and meet the big man himself to tell him what good boys and girls you’ve been (we mean the kids, not you!).

Lunch With Panto

Lunch With Panto

Venue: Village Manchester Ashton – Pamir Drive, Ashton-Under-Lyne, OL7 0PG

Date: From 8th Dec 2019 To 24th Dec 2019 (4 Performances)

4. Unite Together Darlington
Unite Together. With the No.1 Spiritualist Medium in the North East of England, Miss Suzanne Gill. This remarkable lady will demonstrate her talent of speaking to those who have “passed on”. The comfort many have taken away from these shows is a testament to the accuracy of her work.

Unite Together Durham

Unite Together Durham

Venue: The George Hotel – Piercebridge, United Kingdom

Date: 26th Feb, 2020,07:30 PM

5. Katie Spencer – Sunday Session
The live music programme at Deepdale Backpackers & Camping continues with a Sunday Session from the hugely talented Katie Spencer. The perfect excuse to escape to the beautiful North Norfolk Coast. “Katie’s guitar playing has echoes of my dear friend the late great Bert Jansch. Like a musical weaver she threads her poetic lyrics through the guitar’s strings and produces little tapestries of song.”Ralph McTell. This Winter Sunday Session will take place in our Backpackers Hostel sitting room, with a bar in the kitchen. Please bring snacks, but not drink as our bar will be serving beers, ciders, wines and soft drinks. We can’t imagine a better end to a Winter weekend, so why not join us. Book a bed with us in the Hostel or a pitch on the Campsite for Sunday night and entrance is included. Otherwise, tickets available in advance from our Yapsody Box Office for £5.

Katie Spencer - Sunday Session

Katie Spencer – Sunday Session

Venue: Deepdale Backpackers & Camping – Deepdale Farm, Burnham Deepdale, Norfolk, PE31 8DD

Date: 16 Feb, 2020 , 7:30 PM

6.The Leonore Piano Trio

The excellent Leonore Piano Trio presents a weekend of music by Haydn, Brahms and Dvořák; charting the evolution of the piano trio through three composers, from its Classical quasi-sonata form to the rhapsodic, folk-like nature it assumed under the Czech’s pen.

The Leonore Piano Trio

Venue: The Castle Hotel – Castle Green, Taunton, United Kingdom

Date: From 24th Apr 2020 To 26th Apr 2020 (4 Performances)

7. The Rubix Cubes
Dance the night away and enjoy a blast from the past at this fantastic ’80s disco! Join the village club for an evening of hits from the popular Glasgow based band – The Rubix Cubes. Watch them as they come in style and entertain you with the 80s classics such as Prince’s 1999, Madonna’s Like a Virgin and Culture Club Karma’s Chameleon. Watch their performance live while you enjoy a 3-course meal, disco and late bar which is open until 1 AM.

The Rubix Cubes

The Rubix Cubes

Venue: Village Glasgow – 7 Festival Gate, Pacific Quay, G51 1DB

Date: Oct 25, 2019 – Jun 6, 2020 (2 Performances)

8. Starlight Christmas Party Nights
Celebrate in style at one of the best Starlight Party Nights – the stunning Charter Suite will be fully dressed with sparkling fairy lights and a myriad of stars, there will be a glass of prosecco for all guests at the table, and after a delicious meal there’s a disco to ensure you have an evening to remember!

Starlight Christmas Party Nights

Starlight Christmas Party Nights

Venue: Moor Hall Hotel and Spa – Moor Hall Hotel & Spa, Moor Hall Drive, Four Oaks, Sutton Coldfield, B75 6LN United Kingdom

Date: From Dec 4, 2019 – Jan 5, 2020 (9 Performances)

9. Rising Stars
This year the instrumental line-up broadens to include not just string trios and piano quartets but music featuring recorder and horn, from Handel and Bach to Schumann, Brahms and Strauss.

Rising Stars

Rising Stars

Venue: The Castle Hotel – Castle Green, Taunton, United Kingdom

Date: From 24 Jan 2020 To 26 Jan 2020 (4 Performances)

10. Boogie Bingo
High Energy, modern, interactive Bingo Party Night! Live Entertainment and fun superstar DJ’s with fantastic prizes to be won!Event Includes: 3 Course Meal, DJ & EntertainmentBar opens at 7pmDinner served at 8pmDepart at 01:00am

The act may vary to that shown in the image. Please check, before booking, which act will be appearing on your chosen date.

Why not make a night of it and stay with us taking advantage of a 10% discount off bedroom rates by clicking the link below.

Boogie Bingo

Venue: Village Bournemouth – Wessex Fields, Deansleigh Road, BH7 7DZ

Date: 7 Mar 2020 19:00

11.Miz Cracker: American Woman (Cork)

Miz Cracker brings her brand new one-woman comedy show ‘American Woman’ to Cork’s ‘Cyprus Avenue’. Expect her to be thin white and salty… plus big hair and even bigger laughs. Cracker will use comedy and performance to open a discussion on the way in which drag queens and gay men can become better allies to women in an age where feminism is more important than ever.

Miz Cracker

Venue: Cyprus Avenue – Caroline Street, Cork, Ireland

Date: 18 Feb, 2020 , 7:30 PM

12.Frozen Afternoon Tea

Join us for a Frozen Themed Afternoon Tea, we will have a visit from the Princesses with lots of fun and games.
All children’s tickets also include a visit to see Santa in his grotto to receive a gift.

Frozen Afternoon Tea

Venue: Dahlias’ Kitchen – Cropper Road, Blackpool, United Kingdom

Date: Dec 23, 2019 , 2:00 PM

13.Richard Marshal with Hitchin Band

Richard is a Besson Artist and Clinician who solely performs on the Prestige Cornet and RM1 Signature cornet mouthpiece. We are delighted that Richard has agreed to perform as a guest soloist with Hitchin Band, your local Championship Section brass band.

Richard Marshal with Hitchin Band

Venue: St Mary’s Church – Churchyard, Hitchin SG5 1DN, United Kingdom

Date: 9 May 2020, 7:30 PM

14. Breakfast with Santa
Book a big date with the big man himself! Treat yourself and the kids to a delicious traditional breakfast buffet, and then the main event. Meet Santa and tell him what good boys and girls you’ve been (we mean the kids, not you!). Breakfast will begin at 9.30 AM.

Breakfast with Santa

Breakfast with Santa

Venue: Village Aberdeen – Prime Four Kingswells, AB15 8PJ, United Kingdom

Date: Dec 7, 2019 – Dec 21, 2019 (3 Performances)

15. Pub & Grill Christmas Day
Christmas is a holiday filled with good cheer, joyful celebrations and great food. Celebrate your Christmas day at the Village Hotel Edinburgh. Feast your eyes on this! A four-course Christmas Day lunch with all the trimmings. No washing up! Just lots of quality time with your friends and family!

Pub & Grill Christmas Day

Pub & Grill Christmas Day

Venue: Village Hotel Edinburgh – 140 Crewe Road South, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Date: 25 Dec 2019 (4 Performances)

Have you always wanted to see how people celebrate Christmas in the United Kingdom? You’ve picked the right time to travel. Be it a Ghost night or a Tribute to Abba, you have an array of events you can’t afford to miss. However, if these events are not in your vicinity and you’re looking for “upcoming events near me” on Google, you can check our upcoming events page and pick your choice of event. As an event presenter, if this blog interests you and you’d like to see your events up here, here’s your opportunity. Create your events with our low priced event ticketing system, leverage our incredible features, promote your events and sell your tickets online easily. Our holiday season offers are live. To avail a 25% off,  you can use the promo code HOLIDAY25 and create an outstanding event. Sign up NOW!





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