5 of the Best, 8th-9th February

You told us that you wanted us to conitnue doing these 5 of the Best posts because it helped you with planning your weekend activities. You also said that you wanted us to post it a bit earlier on in the week so that is exactly what we are doing.

So here we go for the first 5 of the Best of 2020. It is packed full of great activities for you to enjoy. There’s plenty in here for all the family to enjoy and something for the adults.

Kirk Bramwith Snowdrop Festival, 8th-15th February – St Mary’s Church Bramwith 

Come and marvel at the first signs of spring at the annual Snowdrop Festival. Various stalls and light refreshments available. It’s a great day out for all the family. Read more…

The Festival of British Railway Modelling, 8th-9th February – Doncaster Racecourse

Come and celebrate the 24th year of The Festival of British Railway Modelling at the Doncaster Racecourse, DN2 6BB with 30 hand-picked, British working layouts from a variety of major scales and gauges plus over 80 high quality traders and societies. Don’t miss the live, expert demonstrations and the chance to stock up on essentials. Read more…

Doncaster Rovers v Rochdale, 8th February – Keepmoat Stadium

Support Darren Moore’s men this Saturday at the Keepmoat Stadium. Kick of is at 3pm. Last minute tickets are available. If you’ve never been to a rovers match before, we recommend you try it at least once, you never know you might even enjoy it. Read more…

Mount Pleasant Gin Festival, 8th February – Mount Pleasant Hotel

Join us for a fun filled four-hour session of gin sampling at the next Mount Pleasant Gin Festival! On arrival you will collect your first Gin & Mixer in your glass to keep and then you will have the chance to taste a huge selection of over 40 gins (including many from Yorkshire) paired with premium tonics. You will also have the chance to meet distillers, try free samples and learn about the fantastic gins they produce. Read more…

Family Fun 2-11 years Valentines Special

These fantastic kids arts and crafts classes are suitable for girls and boys from the age of two to eleven years of age. So unlike many other activities, there’s no problem with siblings of different ages. These classes are perfect for your whole family to spend quality time together, and to be creative individually and also as a team. Read more…

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

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