We've been totally spoilt with bank holidays the last few months, but as this is the last one for a while we want you to really make the most of it, which is why dear friendos, we've rounded up some cracking May bank holiday events and offers for you to really get your teeth stuck into. 

If you enjoyed (or missed out on) Ridgeview Wine Estate's magnificent summer parties last year, then be sure to put Saturday 26th May in your diary and celebrate Spring into Summer with us. Sit back, relax and enjoy a fun-filled day on the Ridgeview vineyard – it's going to be a scorcher on the day, too! With panoramic views of the beautiful Sussex countryside and South Downs, this vineyard is the perfect location for an intimate family-friendly party to kick off the Bank Holiday in style. Your ticket includes: A welcome glass of Ridgeview sparkling wine, Street Food lunch provided by Garlic Wood Farm, Guided tours of the vineyard and winery, Live music sets from local musicians, Sparkling wines, craft beer and soft drinks to purchase from the bar all day.

Read more about SPRING INTO SUMMER: A GARDEN PARTY ON THE VINEYARD (INC. LUNCH, TOURS, MUSIC & MORE!) @ Ridgeview Wines, £35

What better way to celebrate the long overdue end of winter than by a trip to the beach? We've got just the thing to make your trip even better, too: some tasty, proper brews from the Bison Beer gang. All you need to do is grab yourself this Wriggle and then wander on over to Bison Beer in town and to pick up two tasty 1 litre bottles of delicious, locally brewed beer. You'll be sipping on the Bison beer See Side brew – an American style Pale Ale at 5%. Then all that remains is for you to make the short hop, skip and jump over to the seaside and relax! Summer is finally here – get your mates, get some beers, and get to the beach. We'll see you there.

Read more about 2X 1 LITRE BOTTLES OF DRAUGHT BISON BEER TO TAKE TO THE BEACH @ Bison Beer, £13.50

Make the most of the much anticipated arrival of summer today, by Wriggling your way over to the brilliant Fountain Head for this boozy treat. You and your lucky companions (we hope – although credit to you if you can drink all this by yourself) will be a-sipping on an enormous two litre jug of freshly made Pimms – the ultimate summer treat. Packed with all the refreshing, delicious fresh fruits you'd expect, as well as a good boozy kick, you just can't beat a glass of Pimms on summer's day. Bottoms up!

Read more about An Extra Large 2 Litre Jug of Pimms @ Fountain Head, £14.40

Wriggle your way over to the excellent Good Things Brewing Taproom @ Cafe Plenty (incidentally one of team Wriggle's favourite watering holes in Brighton), and treat yourself to some first-rate, super deluxe taco goodness from the magnificent Wolfsmouth team. Forget everything you think you know about tacos though – these ones are next level. Utilising the finest quality – and a few lesser known – ingredients, the Wolfsmouth boys make seriously decadent flavour combinations that are singing with flavour. You'll get a pair of these beautiful hand-pressed corn tacos (both the same flavour), as well as a schooner of tasty Good Things beer – what could be better?

Read more about Any 2x Deluxe Tacos & A Schooner of Good Things Beer @ Wolfsmouth Tacos @ Cafe Plenty, £9.95

Join the fabulous Pottery & Pints team at the Shakespeare's Head, Brighton for a two-hour afternoon pottery on the wheel workshop where you'll learn to create your very own hand-built piece! Pottery & Pints' experienced ceramics tutor will be teaching the basic skills of how to "throw" a pot on the potters wheel, guiding you as you make your very own piece. After your piece is made, you can pick a colour from a wide range of glazes, cobalts and oxides for your bowl to be glazed, and return to the Shakespeare's Head in approximately 2-3 weeks to pick up your finished work! Your ticket includes: the materials (clay, and tools) along with the firing and glazing costs of one piece (more pieces chargeable on the day) and the first drink is on the house, too! You will also receive 20% off any food orders taken at the bar. The Shakespeare is famous for its wonderful "Sausage and Mash" menu.

Read more about POTTERY & PINTS: BEGINNERS' CERAMIC CLASS @ The Shakespeare's Head Pub

If you're looking for a standout way to celebrate a special occasion, then call off the search, because we've found it for you. Fantastically good value and in the most stunning of venues, this really is one of our favourite ways to spend a lazy afternoon. Wriggle your way over to the beautiful Stanmer House, and indulge in this fantastic bottomless brunch. With this Wriggle, you'll be indulging in sixty minutes of bottomless prosecco (or mocktails if you prefer), as well as your choice of a sumptuous brunch dish.

Read more about COUNTRY HOUSE BRUNCH W/ 60 MINS BOTTOMLESS PROSECCO @ Source @ Stanmer House, £19

There's a brand new bottomless brunch in town, and we're very, very excited about it. The Proud Cabaret is a massive, flamboyant, decadent extravaganza of a brunch-cum-daytime party – it's the perfect way to celebrate a special occasion, or just to get a little bit loosey goosey with your nearest and dearest. Arrive at Proud Cabaret at 12pm, where you'll be greeted with an hour of bottomless house cocktails before sitting down to a fabulous four course brunch, with choices for veggies, vegans and meat-eaters alike. The fun doesn't stop there though – oh no. The four-hour daytime party is hosted by the legendary Dolly Rocket, who will be presiding over a guest DJ and live entertainment, whilst generally ensuring you have a great time.

Read more about DIRTY DELICIOUS DAYTIME PARTY: 4-COURSE BOTTOMLESS BRUNCH, LIVE ENTERTAINMENT, DJ & COCKTAILS @ Proud Cabaret Brighton, £27

Keen to make the most of the beautiful sunshine that's finally poking its head out from behind winter? Wriggle your way over to the brilliant Presuming Ed today and treat yourself to this brilliantly boozy little beer selection. You'll choose four cans of craft beer to take away – from a dazzling range of local and more exotic breweries. The perfect thing to grab on the way home from work, on your way to the beach, to a BBQ, or just to take home and enjoy.

Read more about SOMETHING FOR THE BEACH, PARK, PARTY OR BBQ: 4X CRAFT CANS TO TAKE AWAY @ Presuming Ed, £10

Sundays at The Seven Stars are pretty special occasions. They are serving up some of the tastiest roasts in town and you're invited to come along and try them with a friend. Choose from any of the following delicious options: Sous Vide and then Roasted Strip loin of beef, with braised Jacobs Ladder (Short Beef Ribs), Caramelised Chicken Thigh, Pork Belly with Crackling, Vegetable Gratin with Hazelnuts & Red wine reduction or Vegan Aubergine, Chervil Root and Courgette Frittata (with vegan sides). Tasty trimmings included of course (including pukka Yorkshire Pudds!). We recommend you get there earlier, rather than later to avoid disappointment.

Read more about ANY 2 SUNDAY ROASTS (MEAT, VEGGIE OR VEGAN) @ Croustillant D @ The Seven Stars, £15.95

Let's be honest, bank holidays are made for one thing and one thing only: enjoying delicious booze with your best mates, and getting an extra day to recover. In that spirit, then (geddit), we've teamed up with Upstairs @ The Joker to offer you lucky lot some dreamy – and dreamily priced – bank holiday drinks. You'll be getting your choice of cocktails from off the menu, for just £4 – yes – £4! You'll be enjoying your cocktails Upstairs @ The Joker, in their beautifully refurbished, elegant cocktail bar. Lush.

Read more about BOOZY BANK HOLIDAY: ANY COCKTAIL @ Upstairs @ The Joker

Published -23rd May 2018