Days out with Skiddle: The best experiences and attractions in the UK

Days Out With Skiddle is back this week with some festive events and plenty of comedy to go around.

Skiddle Staff

Date published: 1st Dec 2021

Happy December everyone! If you haven't already, it's time to get the tree up, pop on your favourite Christmas song and maybe even pop on your favourite seasonal movie. As ever, we have some amazing attractions and events on Skiddle that are fun for the whole family and quite a few that are focused around the next month.

Get out and enjoy yourself around the next month as we're hopefully able to have as normal a Christmas as possible. Click on the event titles to learn more about them.


Festive Drag Bingo with the Bingo Babes

When: Thursday 16th December

Where: Drygate Brewing Co, Glasgow

The Bingo Babes return to Drygate Brewing Co for their typically manic drag bingo but this time it's all within the festive spirit. This is the perfect event to get you in that Christmas spirit, a night full of games, laughter, music, drinks and much more, Have a night off, you've deserved it.


Find tickets for Festive Drag Bingo with the Bingo Babes here.





Laugh Out Loud Comedy Club Bournemouth

When: Friday 31st December

Where: Pavilion Dance South West, Bournemouth

The Laugh Out Loud Comedy Club in Bournemouth is bringing you, four top-quality comedians, in this New Years Eve special. Famous for booking some of the most beloved comedians in the country before they got their big breaks, this is the place to be if you want to experience the very best new talent.


Find tickets for Laugh Out Loud Comedy Club Bournemouth here.





Christmas Comedy @ Rotunda Comedy Club

When: Saturday 4th- Sunday 5th December

Where: Rotunda Comedy Club, Glasgow

Enjoy a fantastic three-course meal by the renowned Craneside Kitchen with the menu options emailed out to you ahead of this event. You'll also be treated to three award-winning Scottish comedians who will be making you nearly spit out your drink with their side-splitting behaviour.


Find tickets for Christmas Comedy @ Rotunda Comedy Club here.





Christmas City- The Santa Clause

When: Saturday 4th December

Where: Power League Soccer Dome, Manchester

Here is the chance to visit the cinema in a whole new way, come and see your favourite Christmas films in a drive-in theatre experience. This is a screening of The Santa Clause, one of the best Christmas films that you can find, although we're sure that'll be up for debate. 


Find tickets for Christmas City0 The Santa Clause here.





The Winter Rooftop Garden

When: Saturday 4th December

Where: Jacobs Roof Garden, Cardiff

The Winter Rooftop Garden in Cardiff is open again! This is the perfect place to celebrate the festive season where you can grab some mulled wine and view all of Cardiff's Christmas lights from above. This sounds like a wonderful retreat where you can spend time amongst friends and/or family.


Find tickets for the Winter Rooftop Garden here. 





NYE at Hafla

When: Friday 31st December

Where: Hafla Hafla, Liverpool

How about spending your NYE at Hafla Hafla in Liverpool? You can enjoy a six-course meal for £50 and expect some traditional dishes with a Hafla twist. Vegetarian options are available and you'll be greeted with fizz on arrival. We think you should go all out to end this year and there's no better place to do so.



Find tickets for NYE at Hafla here.





Pretty Woman The Musical

When: Thursday 16th December

Where: Savoy Theatre, London

Pretty Woman: The Musical is back and you can catch it this December at the Savoy Theatre. Grab a seat for this take on one of Hollywood's most beloved romantic stories featuring choreography from two-time Tony Award winner Jerry Mitchell. This will be a show that will truly blow your socks off.


Find tickets for Pretty Woman The Musical here.






The Comedy Attic- New Year Special

When: Saturday 1st January 2022

Where: Beehive Inn, Edinburgh

Bring in the new year in the right way at the Beehive Inn's weekly comedy night. They're putting on a special show on the first day of the new year which will be full of unadulterated comedy mayhem. With three amazing comedians from across the UK coming to Scotland with the sole purpose of not leaving a dry eye in the room.


Find tickets for The Comedy Attic- New Year Special here.





Digbeth Ice Rink

When: Thursday 9th December

Where: Luna Springs Digbeth, Birmingham

Who doesn't enjoy a bit of ice rink embarrassment. If you've got a family member, friend or partner who is better than you then they can be your mentor as you become Bambi for a day. Digbeth's ice rink is the perfect place to learn a new skill or at least make some funny memories.


Find tickets for Digbeth Ice Rink here.





Antwerp Mansion Ghost Hunt

When: Saturday 29th January 2022

Where: Antwerp Mansion, Manchester

Old Manchester venue Antwerp Mansion is now a spot for some truly haunting affairs. For those ghost hunters amongst you, rumour has it that Antwerp Mansion is particularly potent for paranormal activity. If you like having a creeping sense of unease and a determination to see something that might creep you out then come along on a ghost hunt.



Find tickets for Antwerp Mansion Ghost Hunt here.




If you're looking for even more events and attractions on the Skiddle site then check out our Things To Do page. To see what's going on in your nearest town or city head to our What's On guide.