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

Days Out With Skiddle returns with all the comedy, food and drink events you could ask for.

Skiddle Staff

Last updated: 29th Jun 2022

We think it's about time you started thinking about Oktoberfest, the annual event that celebrates drinking. We've already got some events on the Skiddle site as you'll see on the list below. Days Out With Skiddle is here to bring you the very best events and attractions on the Skiddle site. Click on the event titles for more information.


Jaggers Stand Up Comedy Club

When: Saturday 23rd July

Where: Cameo, Bournemouth

Jaggers Stand Up Comedy is the longest-running comedy club show in all of Bournemouth. It graces venues every Saturday night and for this event, the headline act will be Alan Francis. He'll be joined by Kieran Lawless, Jack Campbell and Pauline Eyre for an irresistible night of comedy.


Find tickets for Jaggers Stand Up Comedy Club - here



Big Comedy Presents Ed Byrne and Jo Caulfield

When: Sunday 9th October

Where: Southport Comedy Festival, Victoria Park, Southport

This is a brilliant double bill at Southport's annual comedy festival which always seems to draw in all the comedians who are at the top of their games. These two will need little introduction as you'll likely recognise Ed Byrne and Jo Caulfield from the various panel shows that they've appeared on.


Find tickets for Big Comedy Presents Ed Byrne and Jo Caulfield - here



John May Live

When: Friday 9th September

Where: Camp and Furnace, Liverpool

John May is a comedian and actor from Liverpool who creates a whole host of characters for the various skits that he puts on. You can find them on his YouTube channel to get a taste of what he does. For the second time he'll be gracing the stage at Camp and Furnace ad we can't wait to see him.


Find tickets for John May Live - here



Grease vs Dirty Dancing Bottomless Brunch


When: Saturday 9th July

Where: Ballin, Maidstone

Here comes a clash between two of the most iconic movies of all time. The scores for each film are recognisable enough on their own. Brunch events of all kinds are popping up all across the UK and at this one you'll have live entertainment, special cocktails and plenty of movie-themed fun.


Find tickets for Grease vs Dirty Dancing Bottomless Brunch - here



Planet Circus omg! Harrogate

When: Tuesday 28th June- Sunday 3rd July

Where: Pannal Car Boot Sale, Harrogate

Planet Circus omg! Is one of the most successful circus events in the world. They're always welcomed warmly when they tour across the UK and put on a stunning display of death-defying stunts. If it's danger that gets you going then look no further than this outrageous display of talent.


Find tickets for Planet Circus omg! Harrogate - here



Oktoberfest Comes to Sheffield


When: Saturday 8th October

Where: Network, Sheffield

Oktoberfest is almost here! Well, it's a few months away but there's no reason to not be thinking about getting your spot booked. This huge event at Network Sheffield is not one to be missed, there will be plenty of two pint steins and all the lederhosen that your eyes can possibly comprehend.


Find tickets for Oktoberfest Comes to Sheffield - here



England vs Wales- Live Screening


When: Tuesday 29th November

Where: Vauxhall Food and Beer Garden, London

Two of the biggest rivals in international football collide at the World Cup this year as England take on Wales in one of their group stage games. You can come down to Vauxhall Food and Beer Garden to cheer on whichever side you want to win. With three huge screens you won't miss a minute of the action.


Find tickets for England vs Wales- Live Screening - here



The Secret Agent Challenge- Save The World


When: Thursday 14th July

Where: Birmingham Bierkeller

This interactive event sees you undergo your secret agent training and attempt to save the world. No small task, this is a team challenge game where you'll take part in various challenges in order to unlock clues. It'll be an event that tests your brain as you save humanity from destruction.


Find tickets for The Secret Agent Challenge- Save The World - here



Cathedral of Comedy: Larry Dean

When: Saturday 19th November

Where: Newcastle Cathedral, Newcastle Upon Tyne

The latest event in the Cathedral of Comedy series, Larry Dean has been invited to Newcastle to show off his latest stand-up routine. You may remember him from various TV show appearences, especially his hilarious go at Live At The Apollo. This show will have you falling off your chair.


Find tickets for Cathedral of Comedy: Larry Dean - here



Afternoon Spritz?


When: Saturday 2nd July

Where: Jacobs Roof Garden, Cardiff

Sometimes the only tonic you need to take away the stresses of life is a good old Aperol Spritz. The drink is a staple of summer and seems to be inescapable this year. Here, you can enjoy the full glare of the sun on the rooftop terrace of Jacobs Roof Garden in Cardiff. Time to take a moment to relax.


Find tickets for Afternoon Spritz? - here



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.








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