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Events calendar 2018

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We provide weather forecasts for key lifestyle and sporting events taking place throughout the year.

January

New Year's Day Parade (1 January)

London Boat Show (10-14 January)

Burns Night (25 January)

Big Garden Birdwatch (28-30 January)

February

6 Nations Rugby (3 February - 17 March)

Valentine's Day (14 February)

Chinese New Year (16 February)

March

St. David's Day (1 March)

Mother's Day (11 March)

Cheltenham festival (13 - 16 March)

St. Patrick's Day (17 March)

Australian Grand Prix (22-25 March)

April

Easter Sunday (1 April)

The Cancer Research UK Boat Races (2 April)

Bahrain Grand Prix (6-8 April)

Chinese Grand Prix (13-15 April)

Grand National (14 April)

Lyrid Meteor Shower (16-25 April)

London Marathon (22 April)

Harrogate Flower Show (26-29 April)

Great Edinburgh Run (23 April)

St George's Day (23 April)

May

Tour de Yorkshire (3-6 May)

Ten Tors (11-13 May)

Barcelona Grand Prix (11-13 May)

Balmoral Show (16-19 May)

Devon County Show (17-19 May)

Royal Wedding (19 May)

FA Cup Final (19 May)

Great Manchester Run (20 May)

French Open (21 May - 10 June)

RHS Chelsea Flower Show (22-26 May)

Monaco Grand Prix (24-27 May)

BBC Music The Biggest Weekend (25-28 May)

Edinburgh Marathon (26 -27 May)

June

Royal Cornwall Show (7 - 9 June)

South of England Show (7 - 9 June)

Great North Swim (8 - 10 June)

Download Festival (8-10 June)

Canadian Grand Prix (8-10 June)

Capital's Summertime Ball 2018 (9 June)

Great Women's Run (10 June)

Womens Tour of Britain (13 - 17 June)

Fifa World Cup (14 June - 15 July)

Royal Three Counties Show (15-17 June)

Fathers Day (17 June)

Royal Cheshire County Show (19-20 June)

Royal Ascot (19-23 June)

Royal Highland Show (21-24 June)

Isle of Wight Festival (21-24 June)

Royal Norfolk Festival (27 - 28 June)

Scottish Game Fair (29 June - 1 July)

July

Great Yorkshire Run (1 July)

Wimbledon (2-15 July)

Hampton Court Flower Show (3-8 July)

British Summer Time Festival (6-15 July)

(RNAS) Yeovilton International Air Day (7 July)

Wireless Festival (6-8 July)

Royal Isle of Wight Agricultural Show (8 July)

Latitude Festival (12-15 July)

Lovebox Festival (13-14 July)

Henley Garden Show (13-15 July)

Royal International Air Tattoo (13-15 July)

Open Golf Championship (15-22 July)

Tendring Hundred Show (14 July)

Royal Lancashire Show (20 - 23 July)

Muller Anniversary Games (21 - 22 July)

Royal Welsh Show (23 - 26 July)

New Forest and Hampshire County Show (24-26 July)

Royal International Horse Show (25 - 29 July)

Camp Bestival (27 - 29 July)

CarFest North (27-29 July)

Hungarian Grand Prix (27-29 July)

The Game Fair (27 - 29 July)

Glorious Goodwood (31 July-4 August)

August

IAAF World Championships London 2017 (4-13 August)

Cardiff International Food and Drink Festival  (6 - 8 August)

Edinburgh International Festival (3-27 August)

Edinburgh Fringe Festival (3-27 August)

Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo (3 - 25 August)

Boardmasters (8-12 August)

Bristol International Balloon Fiesta (9-12 August)

Royal Manx Agricultural Show (10-11 August)

Shrewsbury Flower Show (10-11 August)

Great British Food Festival - Chiswick House, London (10 - 12 August)

Perseid Meteor Shower (12-13 August)

Green Man Festival (16-19 August)

Smoke & Fire Festival (18-19 August)

Creamfields (23-26 August)

Reading Festival (24-26 August)

Leeds Festival (24-26 August)

South West Four (25 - 26 August)

Notting Hill Carnival (25-27 August)

US Open Tennis Championship n( 27 August - 9 September)

Italian Grand Prix (31 August-2 September)

September

Royal Highland Games (1 September) 

Tour of Britain (2-9 September)

Goodwood Revival (7-9 September)

Proms in the Park (8 September)

Ludlow Food Festival (8 - 10 September)

Great North Run (9 September)

Singapore Grand Prix (14-16 September)

Southampton Boat Show (14-23 September)

Royal County of Berkshire Show (15-16 September)

Midland Game Fair (15 -16 September)

Great British Food Festival ( 22 - 23 September) 

Great Bristol Half Marathon (23 September)

Great Scottish Run (30 September - 1 October)

October

Great Bath Feast (1 - 9 October)

Orionid Meteor Shower (2 October - 7 November)

Japanese Grand Prix (5-7 October)

South of England Autumn Show & Game Fair (6 - 7 October)

Cardiff Half Marathon (7 October)

United States Grand Prix (19-21 October)

QIPCO British Champions Day (20 October)

Great South Run (21 October)

Mexican Grand Prix (26-28 October)

November

Bonfire Night (5 November)

Brazilian Grand Prix (9-11 November)

Cardiff Christmas Market (15 November - 23 December)

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix (23-25 November)

St Andrew's Day (30 November)

December

Great Christmas Pudding Race (8 December)

Geminid Meteor Shower (13-14 December)

Cold Moon (22 December)

Christmas Day (25 December)

King George VI Chase 2018 (26 December) 

Edinburgh's Hogmanay Celebrations (30 December - 1 January)

New Year's Eve (31 December)

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