Costumed Events Calendar

Calendar of Events - Whats happening this year

Here's a selection of fancy dress costumed event dates for your diary.

We've added all the major celebration dates through the next 12 months and maybe a few of the less well known, just in case you need that extra excuse to party!


25th January Burns Night
26th January Australia Day



3rd February – 17th March Six Nations Rugby
4th February Superbowl
9th – 25th February Winter Olympics
13th February Mardi Gras
14th February Valentine's Day
16th February Chinese New Year of the Dog
18th February BAFTA’S



1st March World Book Day
1st March St David's Day
4th March Academy Awards 90th
11th March Mother’s Day
13th-16th March Cheltenham The Festival
17th March St Patrick's Day
25th March Greek Independence Day




1st April Easter Sunday
14th April Grand National
22nd April London Marathon
22nd April Queens Birthday
23rd April St George's Day



5th May Cinco de Mayo
5th May Kentucky Derby
8th May VE Day 73rd Anniversary
12th May Eurovision Final
19th May Football FA Cup
19th May Royal Wedding
20th May Cuba Independence Day
28th May USA Memorial Day



1st June Italian Republic day
2nd June Epsom Derby
6th June D DAY 74th Anniverary
9th June Trooping the Colour
14th June – 15th July World Cup Football
11th – 15th June Healthy Eating Week
17th June

Father's Day

19th – 23rd June Royal Ascot
30th June Armed Forces Day



2nd July – 15th July Wimbledon
4th July American Independence Day
8th July British Grand Prix
14th July Bastille Day
15th July Wimbledon Final
15th July World Cup Final
15th – 22nd July British Open Golf
4th – 11th August Cowes Week



3rd – 25th August Royal Edinburgh Tattoo
6th August Jamaica Independence Day
27th August Notting Hill Carnival
29th August Tomatina Spain



16th September Mexican Independence Day
19th September Talk Like a Pirate day
22nd Sept – 7th October Oktoberfest



5th – 12th October Seafood Week
9th – 15th October Curry Week
12th October Spain National Day
13th October Royal Wedding
31st October Halloween



5th November Bonfire Night
7th November Diwali
15th November Beaujolais Nouveau
22nd November Thanksgiving
26th November Alice in Wonderland published 1865
30th November St Andrew's Day



25th December Christmas Day
26th December Boxing Day
31st December New Years Eve