Use the Fowey Festival as an opportunity to explore the town and countryside that inspired Daphne du Maurier.
Location: Fowey, CornwallCoast
Discover why the twentieth century’s great writers and artists found their inspiration in the fishing town of St Ives.
Location: St Ives, CornwallCoastal towns
Landlubbers beware! Grab an eye-patch and a parrot and head to Brixham for an adventure on the high seas.
Location: Brixham, DevonFamily
Witness the world’s most diverse artists and performers from the risqué world of Burlesque.
Location: London, Greater LondonPerforming arts
For 16 days during May, Norwich becomes a hotbed of international art and performance creating a plethora of entertainment for all ages.
Location: Norwich, NorfolkFestivals and carnivals
Join the thousands of people each year at the world-famous Lyme Regis Fossil Festival celebrating millions of years of history.
Location: Lyme Regis, DorsetWorld heritage sites
Head to Southport in Merseyside to listen to some of the best jazz musicians from around the globe.
Location: Southport, MerseysideMay events
The annual 16-day Ageas Salisbury International Arts Festival blazed into life in 1973, and presents a wonderful array of spectacular events.
Location: Salisbury, WiltshireMay events
Get a ticket for one of the UK’s largest international music, digital and film festivals.
Location: Liverpool, MerseysideMusic and nightlife
Grab your Gore-Tex, pack the tent and amble over to Keswick’s big family adventure.
Location: Lake District, CumbriaForests and woodlands
Celebrity authors, great thinkers and best-selling writers come together at this lively literary event.
Location: Stratford-Upon-Avon, WarwickshireLow cost
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