Weird things to do in England this summer


Looking for fantastically fun activities and events in England this summer? We've picked some of the most bonkers things to do across the country, come rain or shine.

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Whatever you're into and wherever you're based, these terrific days out will inspire you to experience the best of England this July, August and September. From fabulous experiences for grown-ups only to awesome places the kids will love, there are great ideas for everyone.

Fans of the truly weird and wonderful won't want to miss watching the World Gravy Wrestling Championships in Lancashire, while animal lovers who like to keep active will adore the arrival of goat yoga to Hampshire. For those who like to head straight for the seaside when the sun comes out, Margate will be hosting the world's biggest bouncy castle this summer. The mammoth inflatable will be large enough for 100 bouncers at a time and taller than the Great Wall of China.

There is also plenty going on in London, with a giant waterslide hitting Alexandra Palace and an underground pop-up bar serving cocktails with a story. Discover more unusual things to do in England this summer...