Best free events in the UK - Festivals, Carnivals, Parades, Shows, Fireworks etc

A non-commercial listing of hundreds of amazing events - many free.



Annual Festival of Transport, usually held around the second Sunday in May.

Sun 11:00-16:00 War Memorial Park, Basingstoke RG21 4AH.

Often over 900 vehicles on display, including classic vintage commercial vehicles, fire engines, military trucks, cars and motorcycles, plus specialist clubs, trade stalls and catering.
A great day out for all the family.

Free event.




The www.free-events.co.uk website lists hundreds of events in the UK. Many make ideal family days out and holiday ideas, whilst others are more adventurous, colorful, exciting, and even eccentric or quirky. We include carnivals and parades, firework displays, music festivals, county agricultural shows, pet shows, village fates, sporting events, air shows, boat shows and many charity events. You will find event descriptions, dates, times and locations, and links to further information - blue for external information, red for internal pages with event descriptions and photographs. The main page lists brief descriptions of events in date order for the year ahead. If you would like your event considered for inclusion, please see the contacts page.