March offers a quiet lull between half term and Easter. With it, we can enjoy the first signs of spring and the slow return of warmer weather. With this promise of brighter days, it is an ideal time to get out and explore the UK. So, if this leaves you wondering ‘what’s on in March’, we have some answers. Here is a round-up of some of the best UK events this month.
Falmouth Spring Festival
For a town-wide celebration of spring, head to Falmouth from Thursday 14th – Sunday 24th March 2019. The Falmouth Spring Festival will be taking place throughout the town and includes ‘paint the town yellow day’, a flower show and a free rockpooling session. It’s several days of fun for the whole family.
Dundee Women’s Festival
Dundee Women’s Festival will be held from Saturday 2nd – Saturday 16th March 2019. For these two weeks, Dundee will host this remarkable celebration of women’s voices. It coincides with International Women’s Day and there will be a whole host of different events to get involved with.
Burton Agnes Orchid Festival
This March Burton Agnes Hall, near Driffield, is hosting a stunning Orchid Festival. Taking place from Saturday 2nd – Sunday 3rd March 2019, this festival is a true celebration of the variety of beautiful orchids. You will be able to see wonderful displays as well as get advice from the experts.
True OriGINs Gin Festival
The True OriGINS Gin Festival is coming to Edinburgh on Friday 29th March 2019. This is the perfect place to discover your new favourite gin; there will be over 70 different varieties on offer. There will also be live music and street food to help make this an unforgettable day.
International Festival of Beer
For more drinks related fun, head over to the National Brewery Centre in Burton-on-Trent from Friday 8th March – Sunday 10th March 2019. Here you will find the International Festival of Beer where you will be treated to over a thousand beers and ciders from around the UK and across the world. There will also be entertainment and food stalls.