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Events are categorised by county and city, and are current and upcoming, future or past.

Current and upcoming
Events that are happening in the current month or the next calendar month only

Events that are happening beyond the end of the next calendar month
As the current month is April, everything taking place from 1st June onwards is classed as future. These events will be summarised on the Future events page above.
On the first Saturday of each new month, events for the next month will be featured under their relevant county and city. For example, all of June’s events will be posted on Saturday 2nd May.

This event has taken place
Once an event has ended, it is moved to the ‘ARCHIVE’ part of the site. This takes place the Friday after the event has ended.

As well as events being listed under towns and cities, there are also nationwide events taking place. You can find them here.

Event classifications and types
To make it easier to find events featured on whatsonwhere, similar events are grouped together. Simply click on the classification page, such as “Animals, nature and horticulture” and then click on the relevant event type, such as “nature event”, and you will see all of the nature events taking place across the UK in the current month and the next month, all in one place. If you click on an event type, and there aren’t any events shown, check back next week, as new events are posted every Saturday.

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The events section is updated weekly every Saturday, so keep checking back for more info on upcoming events!

N.B. whatsonwhere is not responsible if an event is cancelled. Please ensure that you check with the event website before attending to double check that the event is still taking place.

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Attractions in Bath, Somerset

The American Museum takes you on a journey through the history of America, from its early settlers to the twentieth century. With its remarkable collection of folk and decorative arts, the Museum shows the diverse and complex nature of American traditions. The only museum of Americana outside the United States, it was founded to bring American history and cultures to the people of Britain and Europe.
Address: Claverton Manor, Bath, Somerset, BA2 7BD
Twitter: @Americanmuseum
Homepage: http://americanmuseum.org
Events webpage: http://americanmuseum.org/whats-on

Attractions in Portsmouth, Hampshire

aspex has a 33-year track record of supporting emerging artists and engaging audiences, through the delivery of a programme of exhibitions, off-site projects and participatory opportunities. Since relocating to the waterfront at Gunwharf Quays in Portsmouth in 2006, the gallery has focused on finding ways to meaningfully engage its visitors by facilitating connections with artists and revealing the creative process. The participation programme provides activities for toddlers through to pensioners, and its work with children with Special Educational Needs and Autism has been described as exemplary. The gallery is home to the aspex Cafe Bar, a family friendly space selling fresh lunches, cake and great tea & coffee. You can also buy a range of great gifts, crafts and greetings cards in the aspex Craft & Design space.
Address: The Vulcan Building, Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO1 3BF
Twitter: @aspexportsmouth
Homepage: http://www.aspex.org.uk
Events webpage: http://www.aspex.org.uk/whats-on

Attractions in Richmond, Greater London

Come to Kew and explore the world’s most famous botanic garden. Just 30 minutes from central London, Kew Gardens boasts breathtaking landscapes, iconic glasshouses, historic buildings and a vast range of rare and beautiful plants.
Address: Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Greater London, TW9 3AB
Twitter: @kewgardens
Homepage: http://www.kew.org/visit-kew-gardens
Events webpage: http://www.kew.org/visit-kew-gardens/whats-on

Attractions in South West London

The Museum is a world-class visitor attraction and leading science research centre. We use our unique collections and unrivalled expertise to tackle the biggest challenges facing the world today. We care for more than 80 million specimens spanning billions of years and welcome more than five million visitors annually.
Address: Cromwell Road, London, SW7 5BD
Twitter: @NHM_London
Homepage: http://www.nhm.ac.uk
Events webpage: http://www.nhm.ac.uk/visit/whats-on/day.html

Attractions in Colwyn Bay, Conwy

Set in North Wales, high above Colwyn Bay with panoramic views and breathtaking scenery, beautiful gardens are home to our caring conservation zoo. Roam the wooded pathways, relax on the grassy slopes and spend a lovely day learning about many rare and endangered species from Britain and around the world including Snow Leopards, Chimpanzees, Red Pandas and Sumatran Tigers!
Address: Colwyn Bay, Conwy, LL28 5UY
Twitter: @WelshMountainZo
Homepage: http://www.welshmountainzoo.org
Events webpage: http://www.welshmountainzoo.org/daily-event-timetable

Attractions in Edinburgh

Edinburgh Zoo is owned by The Royal Zoological Society of Scotland (RZSS). The Society was founded in March 1909, and the Zoo opened in July 1913. Set in 82 acres of sloping parkland, the Zoo is situated three miles to the west of Edinburgh city centre. Apart from getting close to over 1,000 rare and endangered animals, there are many different ways to enjoy your day out. You can experience a busy programme of educational events and activities – ranging from keeper talks through to hands-on animal encounters – and a wide-range of eating experiences, several play areas and a fantastic gift shop.
Address: 134 Corstorphine Road, Edinburgh, EH12 6TS
Twitter: @EdinburghZoo
Homepage: http://www.edinburghzoo.org.uk
Events webpage: http://www.edinburghzoo.org.uk/events

Attractions in Chessington, Greater London

Chessington World of Adventures Resort now offers a theme park with over 40 rides and attractions, a Zoo and SEALIFE centre with over 1000 animals, and an onsite Resort Hotel with 150 bedrooms.
Address: Leatherhead Road, Chessington, KT9 2NE
Twitter: @CWOA
Homepage: http://www.chessington.com
Events webpage: http://www.chessington.com/explore/special-events.aspx