British Events to See with Alfa Travel (Coach Holidays 2019)

Summer UK Holidays & Events

Alfa Travel Coach HolidaysWhy not combine your summer UK holiday with a special event whilst you are on holiday. There are lots of things to do throughout Britain such as fireworks displays, carnival processions, air shows & parades. Alfa travel have listed some of their coach holidays that you could take that could also let you attend a special event in the area. to check availability of any of the tours shown > click here

There are lots of great British events to choose from

  • Royal Norfolk Agricultural Show (26th & 27th June)
  • Scarborough Armed Forces Day (28th June)
  • Scarborough Sea Festival (27th – 28th July)
  • Blackpool Air Show (10th – 11th Aug)
  • Blackpool Illuminations (30th August – 3rd November)
  • Blackpool World Fireworks Displays (6th, 13th, 20th & 27th September)
  • Cowal Highland Gathering (29th August – 31st August)
  • Bournemouth Air Show (31st August – 1st September)
  • Eastbourne Sunshine Carnival (25th May)
  • Eastbourne 999 Emergency Services Display (6th – 7th July)
  • Eastbourne Air Show (12th – 18th August)
  • Eastbourne & Lewes Walking Festival (20th – 29th September)
  • Isle of Wight Carnival, Sandown (28th July)
  • Isle of Wight Illuminated Procession, Sandown (29th August)
  • Isle of Wight Carnival, Shanklin (1st August)
  • Weston Air Festival (22nd – 23rd June)
  • Torbay Air Show (1st – 2nd June)
  • Ilfracombe Carnival (25th August)
  • Newquay Fish Festival (13th – 15th September)
  • Porsches on the Prom (19th May)
  • Porthcawl Carnival (20th July)
  • Llandrindod Wells Victorian Festival (19th – 25th August)

Here are some of the tours listed with the departure date first followed by the Alfa Travel coach holiday tour name, holiday duration , departure region and price (from) per person

Cowal Highland Gathering (29th August – 31st August)

  • Aug 24 Dunoon & Isle of Bute 8 Days South from £394pp
  • Aug 28 Dunoon 5 Days Yorkshire from £224pp

Isle of Wight Carnival, Sandown (28th July)

  • July 27 Sandown Isle of Wight 8 Days North West from £449pp
  • July 27 Sandown Isle of Wight 8 Days Midlands from £454pp

Isle of Wight Illuminated Procession, Sandown (29th August)

  • Aug 24 Sandown Isle of Wight 8 Days North West from £439pp
  • Aug 24 Sandown Isle of Wight 8 Days Midlands from £449pp
  • Aug 25 Sandown Isle of Wight 7 Days South from £399pp

Isle of Wight Carnival, Shanklin (1st August)

  • Jul 28 Shanklin Isle of Wight 7 Days North West from £439pp
  • Jul 31 Shanklin Isle of Wight 5 Days North West from £309pp
  • Jul 31 Shanklin Isle of Wight 5 Days Yorkshire from £284pp

Royal Norfolk Agricultural Show (26th & 27th June)

  • Jun 22 Norfolk Coast 8 Days North West from £459pp
  • Jun 22 Explore East Anglia 8 Days North East from £414pp
  • Jun 23 Explore East Anglia 8 Days North West from £414pp
  • Jun 23 The Golden Mile of Fun 7 Days Yorkshire from £364pp
  • Jun 23 The Golden Mile of Fun 7 Days Midlands from £369pp
  • Jun 26 Cromer & Royal Norfolk 5 Days Yorkshire from £279pp

Scarborough Armed Forces Day (28th June)

  • Jun 23 Scarborough 7 Days Midlands from £389pp
  • Jun 26 Scarborough & Whitby 5 Days North West from £274pp

Scarborough Sea Festival (27th – 28th July)

  • July 24 Scarborough & Whitby 5 Days North West from £274pp
  • July 27 York & The Deep 5 Days Midlands from £289pp
  • July 27 Scarborough & Whitby 5 Days South from £264pp

Bournemouth Air Show (31st August – 1st September)

  • Aug 28 Bournemouth 5 Days North West from £259pp

Eastbourne Sunshine Carnival (25th May)

  • May 19 Eastbourne 8 Days North West from £424pp
  • May 22 Eastbourne & Brighton 5 Days North West from £269pp

Eastbourne 999 Emergency Services Display (6th – 7th July)

  • July 3 Eastbourne & Brighton 5 Days North West from £294pp
  • July 6 Exciting Eastbourne 8 Days Midlands from £459pp
  • July 6 Eastbourne & Brighton 5 Days South from £284pp

Eastbourne Air Show (12th – 18th August)

  • Aug 10 Eastbourne 8 Days Midlands from £464pp
  • Aug 11 Eastbourne 8 Days North West from £479pp
  • Aug 14 Eastbourne 5 Days Yorkshire from £269pp
  • Aug 17 Eastbourne 5 Days North East from £274pp

Eastbourne & Lewes Walking Festival (20th – 29th September)

  • Sep 14 Exciting Eastbourne 8 Days Midlands from £439pp
  • Sep 15 Eastbourne 7 Days North West from £344pp
  • Sep 15 Exciting Eastbourne 7 Days Yorkshire from £384pp
  • Sep 21 Eastbourne & Brighton 5 Days North East from £259pp
  • Sep 21 Eastbourne 5 Days Midlands from £219pp
  • Sep 21 Elegant Eastbourne 5 Days South from £214pp
  • Sep 22 Eastbourne 7 Days North West from £324pp
  • Sep 22 Exciting Eastbourne 7 Days North East from £394pp
  • Sep 25 Eastbourne 5 Days North West from £209pp
  • Sep 25 Elegant Eastbourne 5 Days Yorkshire from £209pp
  • Sep 28 Elegant Eastbourne 5 Days South from £209pp

Blackpool Air Show (10th – 11th Aug)

  • Aug 7 Blackpool 5 Days North West from £239pp
  • Aug 10 Blackpool, Lune Valley & Lakes 5 Days Midlands from £249pp

Blackpool Illuminations (30th August – 3rd November)

  • Aug 31 Britain’s Capital Of Fun 5 Days South from £239pp
  • Sep 1 Blackpool & Windermere 7 Days Yorkshire from £314pp
  • Sep 1 – Sep 8 Blackpool & Windermere 7 Days South from £359pp
  • Sep 4 Blackpool, Lune Valley & Lakes 5 Days North West from £254pp
  • Sep 7 Blackpool, Lune Valley & Lakes 5 Days North East from £254pp
  • Sep 11 – Sep 25 Britain’s Capital Of Fun 5 Days North West from £229pp
  • Sep 14 – Sep 28 Britain’s Capital Of Fun 5 Days South from £249pp
  • Sep 15 – Sep 29 Blackpool & Windermere 7 Days Midlands from £334pp
  • Sep 21 Britain’s Capital Of Fun 5 Days Midlands from £239pp
  • Sep 22 Blackpool & Windermere 7 Days North West from £334pp
  • Sep 22 Blackpool & Windermere 7 Days North East from £349pp
  • Oct 2 – Oct 28 Britain’s Capital Of Fun 5 Days North West from £214pp
  • Oct 5 – Oct 14 Britain’s Capital Of Fun 5 Days Midlands from £214pp
  • Oct 6 – Oct 20 Blackpool & Windermere 7 Days North West from £314pp
  • Oct 9 – Oct 28 Britain’s Capital Of Fun 5 Days Yorkshire from £199pp
  • Oct 12 Britain’s Capital Of Fun 5 Days South from £239pp
  • Oct 13 Blackpool & Windermere 7 Days Midlands from £329pp
  • Oct 21 – Oct 28 Britain’s Capital Of Fun 5 Days North East from £214pp

Blackpool World Fireworks Displays (6th, 13th, 20th & 27th September)

  • Sep 1  Blackpool & Windermere 7 Days Yorkshire from £314pp
  • Sep 1  Blackpool & Windermere 7 Days South from £359pp
  • Sep 4  Blackpool, Lune Valley & Lakes 5 Days North West from £254pp
  • Sep 7  Blackpool, Lune Valley & Lakes 5 Days North East from £254pp
  • Sep 8  Blackpool & Windermere 7 Days South from £359pp
  • Sep 11  Britain’s Capital Of Fun 5 Days North West from £239pp
  • Sep 15  Blackpool & Windermere 7 Days Midlands from £349pp
  • Sep 22  Blackpool & Windermere 7 Days North West from £334pp
  • Sep 22  Blackpool & Windermere 7 Days North East from £349pp
  • Sep 25  Britain’s Capital Of Fun 5 Days North West from £229pp

Weston Air Festival (22nd – 23rd June)

  • Jun 22 Weston-super-Mare 5 Days South from £264pp
  • Jun 22 Weston-super-Mare 5 Days North East from £254pp

Torbay Air Show (1st – 2nd June)

  • May 29 Torquay 5 Days Yorkshire from £254pp
  • Jun 1 Torquay 5 Days North East from £254pp

Ilfracombe Carnival (25th August)

  • Aug 24 Devon Coast & Crystal 8 Days North West from £364pp
  • Aug 24 Devon Coast & Crystal 8 Days Midlands from £384pp
  • Aug 24 Exmoor & Clovelly 5 Days South from £249pp

Newquay Fish Festival (13th – 15th September)

  • Sep 8 Cornish Coast & Eden 7 Days Midlands from £354pp
  • Sep 11 Cornish Gardens 5 Days North West from £279pp

Porsches on the Prom (19th May)

  • May 18 North Wales Highlands & Islands 5 Days Midlands from £239pp

Porthcawl Carnival (20th July)

  • July 17 Glamorgan Coast 5 Days North West from £269pp
  • July 17 Spectacular South Wales 5 Days Yorkshire from £274pp

Llandrindod Wells Victorian Festival (19th – 25th August)

  • Aug 19 Shropshire To The Sea 5 Days North West from £259pp

Note that prices quoted are for the Alfa tour only and do not include any entry costs associated with the events mentioned. The events are just to give you an idea of what you can do while on holiday and not part of your trip in any way. So if an event is cancelled or you can't get tickets you will still be subject to Alfa Travel's normal booking terms & conditions as these events are not part of the holiday. To check availability of any Alfa Travel coach holiday > click here