Fayres & Festivals 

The South of England and East Anglia offers a wide range of Family friendly Fayres & Festivals to suit all ages, with top music acts, trade stalls, displays, and childrens entertainment. Checkout Fayres & Festivals sited all across the South and the East.


unravel… a festival of knitting

22/02/2019 @ Farnham Maltings

Since its launch in 2009, unravel has become one of the leading independent events for knitting and crochet enthusiasts. Now in its 11th year, we are delighted that the festival has established itself into a much loved yarn event for all ages and abilities. The three day festival offers a curated marketplace featuring over 70 contemporary […]

unravel… a festival of knitting

23/02/2019 @ Farnham Maltings

Since its launch in 2009, unravel has become one of the leading independent events for knitting and crochet enthusiasts. Now in its 11th year, we are delighted that the festival has established itself into a much loved yarn event for all ages and abilities. The three day festival offers a curated marketplace featuring over 70 contemporary […]

unravel… a festival of knitting

24/02/2019 @ Farnham Maltings

Since its launch in 2009, unravel has become one of the leading independent events for knitting and crochet enthusiasts. Now in its 11th year, we are delighted that the festival has established itself into a much loved yarn event for all ages and abilities. The three day festival offers a curated marketplace featuring over 70 contemporary […]

The Glass Fair at Knebworth

24/02/2019 @ Knebworth Barns

  Sunday 24th February will see the seventh outing of the Glass Fair @ Knebworth. This prestigious event with around 70 exhibitors takes place in the Knebworth House Barns complex which provides the perfect ambience. Knebworth House is set in its own deer park situated just off the A1M at J7( Stevenage, SG1 2AX) and […]

MK Handmade & Vintage Spring Weekend Extravaganza

02/03/2019 – 03/03/2019 @ thecentre:mk

2/3 March (Sat 9am-6pm and Sun 10:30am-5pm) In front of John Lewis, Centre:MK (Milton Keynes Shopping Centre) MKH&V Kicks off 2019 with our fabulous Spring event on 2/3 March. The huge Middleton Hall in front of John Lewis at Centre: MK is transformed into a huge treasure trove of 130+ indoor pop-up shops, all hosting […]

The Contemporary Textiles Fair

23/03/2019 – 24/03/2019 @ Landmark Arts Centre

This ever-popular event returns boasting an incredible range of talent from makers and artists either working with, or inspired by, textiles. This year we have over 75 diverse exhibitors plus a special exhibition, workshops and an illustrated talk by renowned artist and textile collector Diana Springall.  Image courtesy: Rebecca Bruton. Admission: £4 / £3 concessions […]

Don Kipper

07/04/2019 @ Crowland Abbey

Don Kipper are performing in the Abbey on Sunday 7th April at 19:30 pm They are a multi award-winning seven-piece ensemble playing a wide range of traditional musical forms reflecting the cultural diversity of North East London, from Turkish and Greek folk music to Romani and klezmer. While rooting themselves deeply in the traditions that […]

Easter Steam Up

21/04/2019 – 22/04/2019 @ Mid Suffolk Light Railway

The Easter Weekend emphasis will be on entertainment for families with children. The railway and museum facilities will be open with steam train rides, museum, visits to the new Restoration Shed, shop and café, plus Easter Bunny hunts with Easter eggs as prizes and quizzes for younger visitors. The duty locomotive is scheduled to be […]

Ely’s Eel Food Safari 3rd – 6th May 2019 (part of Eel Festival)

03/05/2019 – 06/05/2019 @

Ely’s Eel Food Safari 3rd – 6th May 2019  (Part of Ely’s Eel Festival Weekend) Celebrate Ely’s eel origins with four fabulous days of quirky eel related fun and entertainment during Ely’s Eel Festival 2019. This year, as always, we see the return of the Eel Food Safari which runs across all four days of […]

Ely Eel Day (part of Eel Festival Weekend)

04/05/2019 @ Cross Green (Ely Cathedral) and Jubilee Gardens (Riverside)

Ely’s Eel Day 4th May 2019 (part of Eel Festival Weekend 3rd – 6th May 2019) The Eel Parade kicks off Saturday’s Eel Day when we celebrate 16 years, with a colourful array of eels process from Cross Green (next to Ely Cathedral) through Ely’s High Street, down to the river where a whole host of […]