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Bristol Balloon Fiesta 2023

Europe’s largest annual balloon fiesta returns to celebrate its 45th anniversary with over 100 balloon taking part in mass ascents and nightglows....

Family Fun Day at Bath City Farm

A fun family day on the farm for the whole family with fun and games, live music, craft stalls, games, animal tours, plant tour and shop, community stage, face ...

Valley Fest 2023

A weekend of eating, drinking, dancing, learning and lazing by the lake. Celebrate the South West’s incredible food and drink plus the passion of those who ...

Farmfest 2023

Showcasing emerging anf established artists, DJs, comedy, kids' discos, workshops and entertainment for the whole family....

National Playday at Pennyquick Park

With straw bale dens, spin painting, archery, swingboats, messy play, drumming, bungees, construction, samba band, inflatable slide, chair o' planes, scrap and ...

Robin Hood at the Holburne

Beneath the Major Oak, this inept troupe of only three actors gather to tell the story of Britain’s best- known folktale. The only problem is: no one can ag...

Trowbridge Festival

A weekend of music from a variety of bands. Under 18s must be accompanied by an adult ticket holder. Children 6 and under go free....

Camp Bestival 2023

Family festival with music, craft, entertainment and lots of fun on the Dorset coast to celebrate its 15th birthday. Headliners include Sophie Ellis-Bextor, The...

Dr Dolittle at the Holburne

Doctor Dolittle likes animals. in fact, he likes them so much he fills his house with every kind of creature imaginable. And then one day, he figures out ho...

Bad Dad at the Holburne

An open-air adaptation of this warm-hearted tale following the highs and lows of a father-son relationship. Join Frank and Gilbert as they navigate their way ...

Julian Road Summer Fete

In collaboration with Christ Church, an afternoon of non-stop, family friendly fun with White Elephant stall second hand book stall, Pin the Tail on Bladud's Pi...