Great food and drink are just two of the many reasons to visit Bath this autumn, as the city goes all foodie with the Great Bath Feast in October.
Location: Bath, SomersetCity
There are over 200 films to choose from at London’s most accessible and exciting film festival.
Location: London, Greater LondonLiterature, film and TV
You can catch a must-see movie ahead of its release and question the director about what inspired them at the CINECITY Brighton Film Festival.
Location: Brighton & Hove, East SussexCulture
Take a journey through the world of music at Whitby’s annual Musicport Festival, an event full of excellent live music and cultural diversity.
Location: Whitby, North YorkshireCoastal towns
Watch stand-up from some of the world’s top comedians and then learn how to be funny yourself at the Birmingham Comedy Festival.
Location: Birmingham, West MidlandsPerforming arts
You can spend a whole weekend in October honouring the great literature that was inspired on the island.
Location: Cowes, Isle of WightOctober events
There’s no shortage of wordy stimulation and novel debate for aspiring book worms at the Chester Literature Festival.
Location: Chester, CheshireLiterature, film and TV
With its fine selection of food stalls, many of which offer local produce, Nottingham's Robin Hood Beer and Cider Festival is a great place for foodies.
Location: Nottingham, NottinghamshireFestivals and carnivals
Meet some of the UK's most beloved authors in an annual literary festival for the whole family.
Location: Portsmouth, HampshireEvents
The Weald & Downland Open Air Museum, home to over 50 historic building exhibits, demonstrates how barley and hops are transformed into ale and beer.
Location: Singleton, Nr Chichester, West SussexMuseums, galleries and libraries
Book lovers simply can’t miss this prestigious literature event in the Yorkshire Dales.
Location: Ilkley, West YorkshireFestivals and carnivals
Get up to NewcastleGateshead and be inspired by a festival centred around art and creativity in children.
Location: Newcastle, Tyne and WearPerforming arts
Get hands on with baby dragons and learn dragonology as ‘Alchemy Entertainment’ takes over the Dean Heritage Centre for the whole weekend.
Location: Forest of Dean, GloucestershireForests and woodlands
Eat your way around this flavoursome festival, celebrating one of the UK’s most distinctive foods.
Location: Lincoln, LincolnshireBudget
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