February Fun Days Out
February can be a grey time of year so plan some fun days out with the family!
Chinese New Year, Bristol
Welcome in the Year of the Rooster with spectacular traditional and contemporary performances, stalls, workshops and activities.
Where: Bristol Museum and Art Gallery
When: 4th and 5th February
More info: www.bristolmuseums.org.uk
Grimaldi Clowns Service, London
Every year dozens of clowns gather to pay their respects to Grimaldi, king of the clowns ((1778-1837). Arrive early as it is always packed.
Where: All Saints Church, Haggerston
When: 5th February
More info: www.timeout.com
Aberdeen’s Festival of Light – Spectra
A four-day light festival, bringing together international artists in locations around the city.
Where: various locations, Aberdeen
When: 9th – 12th February
More info: spectraaberdeen.com
Valentines Fair, Derby
Enjoy all the fun of the fair with a loved one this Valentine's Day! Stalls, activities and family fun.
Where: Derby Market Place
When: 13th – 19th February
More info: www.visitderby.co.uk
Classics on the Quay, Southampton
Come and admire classic cars lined up on the Quay. Free to visit or take part.
Where: Shamrock Quay, Southampton
When: 19th February
More info: www.discoversouthampton.co.uk
Model Railway Show, Gwynedd, Wales
A steam-filled spectacular day in the Model Railway Show, with lots of different activities including free rides for children on miniature steam engines.
Where: National Slate Museum, Llanberis, Gwynedd
When: 22nd – 24th February
More info: www.museumwales.ac.uk
JORVIK Viking Festival, York
Join in the action as hundreds of Vikings from all over the world descend on York for the Viking Festival.
Where: York city centre
When: 20th – 26th February
More info: www.york360.co.uk
Crickhowell Walking Festival, Wales
Featuring 80 guided walks at different levels of duration and difficulty – so there is something there for everyone. In addition, there is an extensive programme of events for walkers and non-walkers alike.
Where: Usk Valley, Crickhowell, Wales
When: 25th February – 5th March
More info: www.crickhowellfestival.com