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Events and Festivals for Groups

Find the perfect Event or Festival for your group

Greatdays Group Travel’s UK and Ireland team are the experts in planning Events and Festivals for Groups. We can help with the travel arrangements to events and festivals within the UK & Ireland. This includes a year round selection of different events, including Christmas Markets, Flower Shows, Tattoos, County Shows, Firework extravaganza’s, illuminations, Steam Fairs and festivals of light.

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All our packages are tailor-made to suit your group requirements including your choice 3 or 4 star hotels together with events such as the Chinese New Year, Beaulieu Autojumble, Thriplow Daffodil weekend, the Royal Highland Show, the Edinburgh and Buxton Tattoos, Cheshire Snowdops, the Jersey tennerfest, Leeds Castle Fireworks, Well dressing in the Peak District, The Rhubarb Festival in Yorkshire, St Patricks Weekend in Dublin, The Royal Cheshire Show and Cholmondeley Pageant of Power.

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  • Blackpool boulevard on a sunny day

    Irish Country Music Festival in Blackpool 2021

    2, 3 or 4 day tour
    From £75 per person

    Greatdays and their partners are pleased to present another exciting weekend of live country music with our Exclusive Irish Music Festival in Blackpool! Book early to avoid disappointment. We […]

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  • Manchester Christmas Market © Marketing Manchester

    Manchester Christmas Markets

    3 day tour
    From £92 per person - minimum 20 passengers

    For a truly festive experience, visit the magical Manchester Christmas Markets. Take in the aroma of roasting chestnuts while browsing the hand crafted wares. There is something for everyone from jewellery […]

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  • Bell on The Royal Yacht Britannia, Edinburgh, Scotland © Helen Pugh

    Royal Edinburgh at Christmas

    4 day tour
    From £275 per person - minimum 20 passengers

    Edinburgh is a beautiful city, steeped in history and royal tradition. In winter the city transforms in a carnival of colours, lights and celebrations. On this wonderfully wintry […]

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  • Matlock Illuminations

    Matlock Illuminations

    3 day tour
    From £121 per person - minimum 20 passengers

    Matlock Illuminations features a unique parade of illuminated and decorated boats on the River Derwent every weekend throughout September and October. Each boat carries a decorated model and as […]

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  • RHS Garden Rosemoor, Devon - Autumn colour by the lake © RHS, Clive Nichols

    Glow Winter Illuminations at RHS Rosemoor

    3 day tour
    From £123 per person - minimum 20 passengers

    See the gardens Glow at RHS Rosemoor this winter. Throughout December groups are able to see the Rosemoor in a whole new light and enjoy the gardens in […]

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  • Edinburgh, Scotland - A military band perform on the esplanade during The Edinburgh Military Tattoo © VisitScotland, Kenny Lam

    Edinburgh Tattoo – BEST SELLER

    3 or 4 day tour
    From £124 per person - minimum 20 passengers

    Set against the majestic backdrop of Edinburgh Castle, the world-famous Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo takes place each August. The Scottish capital comes alive with a unique and unforgettable […]

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  • Festival of Lights

    Longleat Festival of Light

    3 day tour
    From £137 per person - minimum 20 passengers

    Winter wouldn’t be complete without the renowned Festival of Light. The illuminating lantern spectacle will see hundreds of silk-strewn scenes and digital installations embellishing the ornate Longleat Estate […]

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  • Edinburgh, Scotland - Edinburgh Castle in autumn seen from Princes Street Gardens © VisitScotland, Kenny Lam EXPIRES 18.1.2022

    The Royal Highland Show Edinburgh

    3 day tour
    From £171 per person - minimum 20 passengers

    The Royal Highland Show is one of the largest events in Edinburgh and the highlight of the Scottish country calendar. With entertainment, food and drink, farming and not […]

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  • Edinburgh, Scotland - View of Edinburgh Castle and Christmas Market from the Scott Monument (03) © VisitScotland, Kenny Lam EXPIRES 3.12.2021

    Edinburgh Christmas Markets

    2 and 3 day tour
    From £72 per person - minimum 20 passengers

    Enjoy the Edinburgh Christmas celebrations which start in late November and run until Christmas Eve. With the official switch-on of the Christmas lights the whole city gets into the […]

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  • RHS Garden Harlow Carr, Harrogate, North Yorkshire - Glow Illuminations © RHS, sirastudio

    Glow Winter Illuminations at RHS Harlow Carr

    2 day tour
    From £60 per person - minimum 20 passengers

     See the gardens Glow at RHS Harlow Carr  this winter and experience the magic of the Christmas markets. At RHS Harlow Carr we walk an illuminated trail around […]

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  • Irish Music Festival Weekend

    Irish House Party – Wexford – BEST SELLER

    5 day tour
    From £319 per person - minimum 20 passengers

    Enjoy the Craic with an Irish House Party in charming County Wexford.

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  • RHS Garden Harlow Carr, Harrogate, North Yorkshire - Glow Illuminations © RHS, sirastudio

    Christmas Glow at RHS Harlow Carr

    2 day tour
    Price on request

    See the gardens at RHS Harlow Carr in a new light this winter.  

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  • RHS Garden Wisley, nr Woking, Surrey - Christmas Glow 2017-Hoya © RHS, Paul Debois

    Christmas Glow at RHS Rosemoor

    2 day tour
    Price on request

    See how the gardens glow this Christmas at RHS Rosemoor.  

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  • Waterford Winterval 2017 Waterford Winterval 2017 Carousel at Winterval, Waterford © Tony Quilty-Failte Ireland

    Waterford Winterval

    4 day tour
    From £220 per person

    Experience the magical atmosphere of the Waterford Winterval on the build up to Christmas. Meander around the Christmas markets with a hot drink, marvel at the wonderful carol […]

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  • Drone image exterior Salisbury Cathedral

    Goodwood Festival of Speed 2021

    3 day tour
    From £242 per person - minimum 20 passengers

    Whether you’re a ‘petrol-head’ or not, the Goodwood Festival of Speed offers an intoxicating mix of cars, stars and motorsport royalty. Enjoy the spectacular event held in the […]

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  • Aintree, The Jockey Club

    Grand National 2021

    3 day tour
    From £189 per person - minimum 20 passengers

    The Grand National has been the pinnacle of ambition for owners, trainers and jockeys since the inaugural running at Aintree Racecourse in 1839.

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    St Patrick’s Day in Ireland 2021

    4 day tour
    From £239 per person - minimum 20 passengers

    As the one national holiday that is celebrated in more countries around the world than any other, St. Patrick’s Day is the day when everyone wants to be Irish. Celebrate […]

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  • Pitlochry tour, Enchanted Forest © Graham Smith, group tour to Pitlochry

    Fall Under the Spell of the Enchanted Forest – TRIED & TESTED

    5 day tour
    Price on request - minimum 20 passengers

    Get back to nature with this Pitlochry tour showcasing some of the most dramatic and beautiful scenery of Scotland. Visit Scotland’s award winning Enchanted Forest by Pitlochry. With […]

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  • ChocFest in Melton Mowbray

    ChocFest in Melton Mowbray

    2 day tour
    From £89 per person - minimum 20 passengers

    Enjoy the excitement of ChocFest 2020, Located at Melton Mowbry’s famous undercover Livestock Market. This November chocolate fanatics can feast their senses on a huge variety of chocolate […]

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  • Somerset Carnival of Light

    Be Dazzled at the Somerset Carnival of Light

    3 day tour
    Price on request - minimum 20 passengers

    Prepare to see the November Somerset sky set alight by this annual illuminated procession, the Somerset Carnival of Light. Fantastic floats ablaze with lights, live music, marching bands, […]

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  • Worcester Christmas Markets Worcestershire Southwest Hot chocolate 2016 © Andy Burton Worcester City Council

    Worcester Victorian Christmas Fayre

    2 day tour
    Price on request - minimum 20 persons

    Worcester Victorian Christmas Fayre is the leading themed street market in the West Midlands. Hundreds of stalls fill the atmospheric streets of Worcester’s historic heart with the colours, […]

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  • Viva Cabaret Blackpool

    Cabaret and Canals featuring the Viva Variety show in Blackpool

    2 day tour
    From £95

    This Viva Cabaret Lancaster Canal Boats tour has a two day action packed itinerary featuring a fabulous Variety Show at Viva Blackpool. On Monday morning after breakfast, and on your […]

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  • Thriplow Daffodils

    Thriplow Daffodil Weekend

    3 day tour
    From £123 per person - minimum 20 passengers

    Each year up to 10,000 people visit Thriplow Village near Royston for the annual Daffodil weekend. On this Thriplow Daffodil Weekend you will step back in time walking in […]

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    Lincoln Christmas Markets

    3 day tour
    From £139 per person - minimum 20 passengers

    Get in the festive mood on this tour to the Lincoln Christmas Markets. Visit the first and best Christmas Market spread over the cobbled streets, beneath the floodlit […]

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  • Royal Cheshire County Show

    3 day tour
    From £125

    A true tour of Cheshire life Experience and celebrate all that is great and good about the countryside at the Royal Cheshire County Show. With its roots firmly embedded […]

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  • Beaulieu Autojumble

    3 day tour
    From £175.00 per person - minimum 20 passengers

    Famous across the world and a must see for the motoring enthusiast, the Beaulieu Autojumble has something for everyone. It is the largest outdoor sale of motoring and […]

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  • Leeds Castle Fireworks

    Leeds Castle Fireworks

    3 day tour
    From £156 per person - 20 minimum passengers

    The Leeds Castle Fireworks is hailed as one of the finest firework displays in the country, a pyrotechnic spectacular set to themed music that all can enjoy. A perfect […]

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  • Dorset Steam Fair

    The Great Dorset Steam Fair and Beaulieu

    4 day tour
    From £247 per person - minimum 20 passengers

    Here’s a short break with a difference! The Great Dorset Steam Fair, held near Blandford Forum in Dorset, is a typically British event offering a unique blend of […]

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  • Cholmondeley Castle, Cheshire

    Cholmondeley Pageant of Power

    3 day tour
    Price on request - minimum 20 passengers

    The Cholmondeley Pageant of Power takes place in the beautiful grounds of Cholmondeley Castle. The Cholmondeley family have resided here since Norman times. The Pageant of Power is perfect […]

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  • Birmingham Christmas Markets

    Birmingham Christmas Market

    3 day tour
    Price on request - minimum 20 passengers

    Enjoy a group tour to Birmingham including the Birmingham Christmas Markets. Birmingham’s Frankfurt Christmas Market and Craft Market has run for over a decade now. Over time it has become a […]

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  • Yorkshire Forced Rhubarb

    Rhubarb

    2 day tour
    From £55 per person - minimum 20 passengers

    Discover the secrets of Yorkshire’s Rhubarb triangle. Rhubarb has been an important part of Wakefield’s local economy for over 150 years. Although this heyday may be long past, rhubarb […]

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  • Ireland tour Killarney delights Ring of Kerry landscape ©Tourism Ireland

    Rose of Tralee & Killarney

    5 day tour
    From £333 per person - minimum 20 passengers

    Our Rose of Tralee and Killarney tour is a must. Base yourself in the attractive towns of Tralee or Killarney, located in the beautiful green County of Kerry. You have the chance to […]

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  • Bath, Somerset - Bath Christmas Market (VB34172424) © Chris Cooper EXPIRES 18.6.2022

    Bath Christmas Market

    3 day tour
    From £112 per person - minimum 20 passengers

    Bath is fast becoming known as the ‘Christmas City’. Bath Christmas Market is a special delight in the holiday season. Each year, the area outside the stunning Bath […]

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