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Great ideas for the Bank Holiday Weekend!

The weather is slowly picking up and the UK is getting ready for another Bank Holiday Weekend! If you are still stuck for ideas why not take your car and visit any of the suggestions below as there is plenty of stuff going on around the country:

Dorking:  are you a wine lover? Denbies Wine Estate in Surrey is doing different kind of Vineyard Tours. Learn everything about how this English wine is made. Make sure you have got a designated driver!  Find out more here: http://www.denbies.co.uk/visit-denbies/finding-us/

Brighton: visit the Brighton Festival which is on until Sunday the 24th. Brighton festival is a yearly celebration of music, theatre, dance, circus, art, film and literature.  A highlight for Saturday and Sunday is The Measure of All Things which is a new live cinema performance loosely inspired by the Guinness Book of Records.  More info can be found here: http://brightonfestival.org/event/5922/the_measure_of_all_things/ more info about Brighton Festival here: http://brightonfestival.org
Altherstone, Twycross Zoo: why not visit this Zoo in North Warwickshire? Our favourite is the giraffes. More information can be found here: http://twycrosszoo.org/

Wymeswold, Leicestershire: didn’t get tickets to this year’s Glastonbury? Or can’t afford it? Why not visit Glastonbudget in Wymeswold, Leicestershire. The world’s biggest and best tribute festival. Tribute acts are: Kins of Leon, Four Fighters and Not the Rolling Stones. Festival tickets can be bought here: http://www.glastonbudget.org/  this includes free parking and free camping.

Salford: don’t want to drive this Sunday and feeling active? For adults or families with children over 12,cycle around the leafy cycle lanes of the old railway looplines. Meet at the visitor centre. Blackleach Country Park, John Street, Walkden. Free, booking essential – 0161 793 4219 or rangers@salford.gov.uk. 24th of May -10am-12pm.

Blackpool: as the weather forecast doesn’t look bad this Bank Holiday Weekend why not visit Blackpool and enjoy a bit of sunshine and ice cream!  Find out more what’s on this Bank Holiday weekend: http://www.visitblackpool.com/

Don’t forget to have a look at our family cars! Have a good Bank Holiday!