Popular viewing areas are The Hoe and Queen Anne's Battery. And its all family friendly. [TBC] Weymouth Carnival Wed - Events and entertainment all day. Sandcastle Competition, Fun Run, Red Arrow fly-past. Daily sea front air show - classic WW2, latest military jets, helicopters, air-sea rescue, wing walkers etc - weather permitting. The biggest free seafront air show in the world.17- [TBC] Northampton Balloon Festival Fri-Sun Billing Aquadrome.Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, comprising Lancaster, Spitfire and Hurricane. Provisional times: Sand Sculpting, Weymouth Carnival Sky Divers, - Beach Football, Beach Space Hopper Race, Waitress Trolley Race, Coach Pull Challenge, Children's Fun Run, - Steel band, King's Statue, - Seafront Procession, Live music, beach stage, Fireworks. A Great Day Out for All The Family, with planned Balloon Flights AM & PM, evening glow, endless selection of stands, stalls and attractions. Northampton Balloon Festival17- [TBC] Birdfair Fri-Sun Rutland Water Nature Reserve, Egleton, Rutland LE15 8BT. Bird watching centre, lectures, multiple marquees and stands selling the latest products, plus full catering. Four days of entertainment, yacht racing, rowing races and various free forms of entertainment as published in the official programme, finishing with a prize presentation and spectacular firework display. [TBC] Southend Illuminated Carnival Sat from Southchurch Park, then along seafront to finish at Shorefield Road.The Carnival is rounded off with a fantastic Firework Display. Free, family-friendly event featuring an eclectic mix of musical styles.
Rock, ska, blues, folk, rap and reggae on 3 stages, in the glorious setting of Forty Hall Farm, a working organic farm that is home to an award-winning local vineyard, orchard and organic market garden. City Hall Lawn, Cardiff Southampton Pride, Guildhall Square & West Marlands Road Totnes Pride, The Civic Hall.Massive comedy selection, four music stages, fantastic cabaret, theatre, children's shows, spoken word, a walking tour and busking.03- [TBC] Spraoi Festival, Waterford, Ireland Fri-Sun. Attendance 100,000 over the Irish Bank Holiday weekend.Parade usually Sunday at The Quays - 400 brilliantly costumed performers, floats, lights and special effects, followed fireworks over the River Suir.03- [TBC] Nottingham Riverside Festival Fri-Sun Victoria Embankment. Join 100,000 at Nottingham's biggest free festival weekend along the beautiful River Trent.VW festival with Drag Racing, Stunt Displays, Show & Shine, Traders, Autojumble, 5 Music Arenas and Funfair. Agility, dog demos and taster sessions, a fun dog show and lots of stalls, pop-up caf, ice-cream, family activities and face-painting and more. [TBC] Wellesbourne & Shakespeare Raft Race Sun . Wed Albert Street Ventnor Illuminated Carnival Sat Albert Street Cowes Main Carnival. Sat Matalan Car Park, St George's Way Cowes Illuminated Carnival. Weymouth Beach Volleyball Classic Fri-Sun Weymouth Beach. Festival site includes a magnificent show court surrounded by a specially constructed beach grandstand (free to the public), nine tournament courts, over 100 top class 2 a-side men and women's volleyball teams, live commentary, music intervals and a volleyball trade village.20 Jul - Stevens Funfair, Promenade - More Radio Pop Concert, Steyne Gardens - Fire Station Open Day in Ardsheal Road plus the Broadwater Carnival Charity Market, Promenade 27- Commercial Market, Promenade Sat , The Pier Classic British & European Car & Scooter Display in Steyne Gardens BSA Bantam, British Legion, Honda Goldwings, and Bloodrunners motorbikes in Montague Place 28- Lions Stalls on the Promenade Charity Market on the Promenade Bus Rally from Heene Road to Grand Avenue along Marine Parade American Custom Car Display in Steyne Gardens [TBC] Nottinghamshire Pride Sat - Forest Fields Recreation Ground (Goose Fair site). Sat - main stage, acoustic stage, community stage, dance tent, cabaret tent, comedy tent, burlesque tent etc. 07875 377145. [TBC] Linslade Canal Festival Sat - Tiddenfoot Waterside Park.See link for tickets.20- Tramlines Festival, Sheffield Fri-Sun. 4 main stages and over 70 venues in the city to explore, including The Leadmill, O2 Academy Sheffield, Barkers Pool, The University of Sheffield, The Harley, The Bowery, the Peace Gardens, Endcliffe Park and the main stage at Devonshire Green - capacity 8,000. Annual event raises over 10,000 pounds for charity. Community event with a conservation and heritage theme. Vibrant Street Carnival featuring costumed bands and floats from Victoria Park through the city. Performances by 26 regional musicians, catch some early morning yoga, Indian drummers, choirs, harpist, jazz music and local food.04- Gumball 3000 Rally Over one hundred rich and famous each pay tens of thousands of pounds to drive their super-cars 3000 miles, across continents, in seven days. London Video 08- British Firework Championships Wed-Thu . 6 firework companies battle over two nights for the title of British Fireworks Champion. Music stage, morris dancing, fairground rides, catering outlets etc. Main stage in Jubilee Square with live bands and performance area in the city centre, with spoken word, comedy, acoustic performance, street theatre, art gallery, market stalls, large scale film projection, fire, dance and music. Summer Cider Cycle Bog Snorkelling Triathlon World Bog Snorkelling Championship 19- Welsh International Four Days Walks Ron Skilton Memorial Half Marathon Real Ale Wobble 24- Real Ale Ramble 11- [TBC] Military and Flying Machines Show Sat-Sun - Damyns Hall Aerodrome, Upminster, Essex. 300 vehicles, flying displays, heavy tanks, mock battles, living history, tank & helicopter rides, collectors stalls, arena events and all day music. Some of the biggest tribute acts in Europe on two stages, over two days of crowd-surfing, chorus-chanting, festival fun.