5 of the Best 4-5 May

5 of the Best, 4-5 May

This bank holiday weekend is looking pretty exciting. With a wide range of events ranging from music festivals to football matches and everything else in between there is something to suit all tastes and ages! 

Doncaster Fake Festival, Sandall Park, 4 May

Sandall Park’s Fake Fest is back for another year! Our home event and guaranteed smasher. Last year our fake P!nk was such a hit, you nearly blew her off stage, we had to bring her back! She joins such a strong line-up, you seriously cannot miss the party this year. Round up your groups and come join us inside our famous giant marquee!


May Day Big Weekend!, 3-6May, Market Square

It's another bank holiday weekend and we have a full programme of entertainment for all the family in the Market Square! There will be a big screen in front of The Corn Exchange showing all stages of the Tour de Yorkshire and after racing it will transform into a free open-air cinema. Click here for a list of the films we will be showing and the times.

 Hedkandi After Racing, Doncaster Racecourse, 4 May

The iconic dance phenomenon Hedkandi is here at Doncaster Racecourse!  Celebrating 20 years of throwing some of the most glamorous and exciting parties around the World, Hedkandi lands at Doncaster Racecourse for a one off party after racing on May 4th!

All ticket packages excluding family enclosure include racing and entrance to Hedkandi. Hedkandi starts immediately after the last race until late! Full artist line-up to be revealed very soon.


May Day Family Fun Day, Cusworth Hall, 5 May

Come and join us as we celebrate May Day at Cusworth Hall!

Try your hand at Maypole dancing, enjoy a performance by the Greek Oak Morris Men, and sample Cook’s springtime cooking in the Great Kitchen at our May Day fun day. Free event, charges apply for some activities on site.

Swing in to Spring, Brodsworth Hall, 5-6 May

Hear Yorkshire’s finest swing bands perform against the stunning backdrop of Brodsworth Hall. Bring along your deck chairs and relax with an afternoon of superb music. Performances start at 12pm and 2pm and last approximately 40 minutes.

Members: FREE

Adult £8.30 Conc £7.50 Child £5.00 Family £21.60 Tickets will be available to purchase at the site on the day

For loads more great events and activities going on in Doncaster, please visit our website, www.visitdoncaster.com

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