Food festivals, horse riding, classic cars, steam trains and famous piggy’s lots to brighten up the soggy weather this weekend.

Milton Keynes Museum, Transport Weekend
McConnell Drive,  Wolverton, MK12 5EL
11 -4pm
More than 200 cars, vans, motorbikes and pieces of military equipment are on display at the Milton Keynes Museum transport weekend with a Red Bull Racing Formula One car in ‘pole position’. Perfect for the petrol head in your life, Tinkis are well catered for with a miniature train to take a trip on.

Bedfordshire Steam & Country Fair 
Shuttleworth, Old Warden G18 9EP
Gates open 9am
If you can’t get enough of the transport theme then check out the annual Bedfordshire Steam & Country Fair with Steam Engines, Tractors & Heavy Horses. There’s Sheepdog working and Falconry displays as well as an old time fairground.

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MK Food Festival
Free entry
Linford Manor Park.
11-5 pm
A celebration  of local food producers all exhibitors are from within 20 miles of Milton Keynes. To keep your little Tinki’s busy there are children’s cooking workshops and pizza making sessions. For the adults there are Real Ales and Ciders, Chef demonstrations and hot street food.


Peppa Pig Day at Thrift Farm
Buckingham Road, Whaddon, Milton Keynes, MK17 0EQ
Peppa Pig  is making an appearance at Thrift Farm. There’s a bouncy castles, animal handling, face painting, story time and games on top of the farms usual activities. Normal entrance fee will apply with additional charge for extras.

18th September

Bryerley Springs Equestrian Centre
Great Brickhill, Milton Keynes MK17 9AB
from 10am
Bryerley Springs Equestrian Centre is giving everyone the chance to get closer to horses for FREE with unique taster sessions as part of the national Give Horses a Go weekend. The activities will begin at 10am and will include free horse rides, displays and games. Advanced booking is advisable on 01525 261823.