All Events 13 August 2017

View all the upcoming Events taking place throughout Glasgow on the 13 August 2017 below or use the calendar to find Events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Glasgow

Curious About Glasgow

Curious About Glasgow

01 January 2016 - 31 December 2017
Various Locations Glasgow
Have fun discovering Glasgow with two self-guided, heritage walks and optional treasure hunt from Curious About!
Moments in History: William Hunter’s British Medals

Moments in History: William Hunter’s British Medals

10 March 2016 - 27 August 2017
Moments in History displays an outstanding collection of over 900 16th to 18th century Historical medals!
Tennent’s Brewery Tour

Tennent’s Brewery Tour

08 August 2016 - 31 December 2017
Find out how Wellpark Brewery make Tennent's so special on one of their daily Brewery Tours!
Glasgow Central Station Tours

Glasgow Central Station Tours

01 September 2016 - 31 December 2017
Glasgow Central Tours offers you the chance to explore one of Glasgow's most iconic and busiest landmarks!
Clyde Life

Clyde Life

06 December 2016 - 06 December 2017
Clyde Life is a stunning, nostalgic photography display capturing the ever-changing landscape of Glasgow’s River Clyde
Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

01 January 2017 - 31 December 2017
Various Locations Glasgow
Good Move Glasgow run Health Walks right across the city which are suitable for all ages and abilities!
Kelvingrove Organ Recitals

Kelvingrove Organ Recitals

01 January 2017 - 31 December 2017
Kelvingrove has daily, delightful recitals given by eminent local organists and visiting players!
Mackintosh at the GSA Tour

Mackintosh at the GSA Tour

01 January 2017 - 31 December 2017
Discover Charles Rennie Mackintosh's story at The Glasgow School of Art, from student to master architect!
Polygraphs

Polygraphs

17 February 2017 - 17 September 2017
The Polygraphs exhibition at the Gallery of Modern Art includes some of the most compelling artists working today!
A Fair Life

A Fair Life

04 March 2017 - 21 January 2018
Riverside Museum's A Fair Life exhibition captures the rich hidden history of Scottish Showmen and women!
Art of Power: Treasures from Mount Stuart

Art of Power: Treasures from Mount Stuart

31 March 2017 - 14 January 2018
Art of Power is a two venue exhibition showcasing masterpieces from Mount Stuart, Isle of Bute.
Frank Quitely: The Art of Comics

Frank Quitely: The Art of Comics

01 April 2017 - 01 October 2018
Kelvingrove hosts the largest collection of Frank Quitely's work ever displayed in The Art of Comics!
Kelvin Hall Building Tours

Kelvin Hall Building Tours

01 April 2017 - 18 December 2017
Rediscover Kelvin Hall with a tour of the new venue! Free 45 minute tours are running most days until December 18th!
Sailors and their Dark Side

Sailors and their Dark Side

20 May 2017 - 31 August 2017
Sailors and their Dark Side is an exhibition about pirates, buccaneers and privateers at The Tall Ship!
Celtic Football Club Stadium Tour

Celtic Football Club Stadium Tour

01 June 2017 - 31 December 2017
Learn all about the colourful history and heritage of Celtic Football Club on one of the regular stadium tours!
Outlander Tour of TV Locations

Outlander Tour of TV Locations

01 June 2017 - 31 August 2017
Various Locations Glasgow
Outlander Tour - Visit Jamie and Claire’s homeland and see the iconic sites from Series 1 & 2 with your own guide.
Escape Games at ClueHQ Glasgow

Escape Games at ClueHQ Glasgow

09 June 2017 - 31 August 2017
Clue HQ is the perfect exhilarating, exciting, entertaining team building, escape the room experience!
Summer Fun at Loch Lomond Shores

Summer Fun at Loch Lomond Shores

11 June 2017 - 20 August 2017
Loch Lomond Shores have an amazing line-up of events planned over the Summer to keep all the family entertained!
Brick History

Brick History

16 June 2017 - 02 September 2017
Walk through history in LEGO® bricks when Warren Elsmore's, Brick History comes to Clydebank Town Hall this Summer!
University of Strathclyde Summer Programme - Registration is Open!

University of Strathclyde Summer Programme - Registration is Open!

16 June 2017 - 24 August 2017
Choose from over 80 classes and workshops and open the door to learning with Strathclyde Uni's Summer Programme!
What’s on for Families at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre

What’s on for Families at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre

17 June 2017 - 31 August 2017
Bring the family along to the Glasgow Museums Resource Centre for a day crammed with fun events!
What’s on for Families at Riverside Museum

What’s on for Families at Riverside Museum

17 June 2017 - 31 August 2017
The Riverside Museum hold a fantastic programme of activities for all the family throughout the year!
What’s on for Families at Scotland Street School Museum

What’s on for Families at Scotland Street School Museum

17 June 2017 - 31 August 2017
Scotland Street School Museum hold a fantastic programme of activities for all the family throughout the year!
What’s on for Families at the People’s Palace

What’s on for Families at the People’s Palace

17 June 2017 - 31 August 2017
The People’s Palace holds a fantastic programme of activities for all the family to enjoy throughout the year!
Summer Holiday Roller Disco

Summer Holiday Roller Disco

28 June 2017 - 15 August 2017
Grab the kids, get your skates on and enjoy a disco at the Rollerstop Roller Rink during the summer holidays!
Lost Glasgow - More than just Memories

Lost Glasgow - More than just Memories

29 June 2017 - 31 August 2017
Glasgow City Heritage Trust and Lost Glasgow have teamed up to bring you the 'More than just Memories' exhibition!
Be Inspired This Summer

Be Inspired This Summer

01 July 2017 - 15 August 2017
Be inspired this summer with a day out to Glasgow Science Centre and explore more than 300 exhibits over three floors!
Escape The Past

Escape The Past

01 July 2017 - 13 August 2017
NTS is challenging adults and youngsters to ‘Escape the Past’ in a popular detective game hosted at Pollok House!
OpenJump 7+

OpenJump 7+

01 July 2017 - 31 December 2018
Jump around on over 19,000ft2 of interconnected, world-class trampolines at Ryze Glasgow's OpenJump sessions!
What’s on for Families at Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum

What’s on for Families at Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum

01 July 2017 - 31 August 2017
Bring the family along to the Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum for a day crammed with fun events!
What’s on for Families at St Mungo Museum

What’s on for Families at St Mungo Museum

01 July 2017 - 31 August 2017
Take part in fun family activities and crafts including storytelling and mask making at St Mungos Museum!
Pirate Summer of Fun!

Pirate Summer of Fun!

03 July 2017 - 16 August 2017
Pirates Bonny Ann & Scary Mary will be taking over The Tall Ship at Riverside this Summer with lots of fun activities!
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Summer Schools: Screen for Young People and Adults

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Summer Schools: Screen for Young People and Adults

03 July 2017 - 21 August 2017
The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland are running several screen courses for young people and adults this summer!
Summer Treasure Hunts!

Summer Treasure Hunts!

03 July 2017 - 16 August 2017
Join The Tall Ship pirates on a daily treasure hunt to find Captain Scallywag's loot during the Summer holidays!
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Summer Schools: Music for Adults

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Summer Schools: Music for Adults

05 July 2017 - 04 September 2017
The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland are running several music courses for adults throughout the summer!
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Summer Schools: Production for Young People and Adults

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Summer Schools: Production for Young People and Adults

10 July 2017 - 14 August 2017
The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland are running several production courses for young people and adults this summer!
Riverside Museum Summer Beach

Riverside Museum Summer Beach

13 July 2017 - 25 September 2017
Glasgow's only beach is back for the summer holidays - grab your bucket and spade for lots of sandy fun!
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Summer Schools: Drama for Adults

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Summer Schools: Drama for Adults

17 July 2017 - 21 August 2017
The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland are running several drama courses for adults throughout the summer!
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Summer Schools: Dance

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Summer Schools: Dance

24 July 2017 - 14 August 2017
The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland are running several dance courses for adults and children this summer!
Spider-Man: Homecoming in 4DX

Spider-Man: Homecoming in 4DX

26 July 2017 - 01 October 2017
Cineworld Glasgow is set to alert your 'spidey' senses with the release of Spider-Man: Homecoming in 4DX!
Summer Nights at the Bandstand

Summer Nights at the Bandstand

02 August 2017 - 13 August 2017
The Summer Nights festival returns to the Kelvingrove Bandstand, Glasgow in August 2017!
Princes Square’s Secret Summer Sanctuary

Princes Square’s Secret Summer Sanctuary

05 August 2017 - 13 August 2017
The Princes Square Summer Sanctuary will see the stunning atrium space transformed into a relaxing summer spot!
Art for Erskine Exhibition & Sale 2017

Art for Erskine Exhibition & Sale 2017

09 August 2017 - 13 August 2017
View contemporary artwork and sculpture by acclaimed and up and coming artists at the Art for Erskine Exhibition!
The Summer Show 2017

The Summer Show 2017

10 August 2017 - 02 September 2017
Cyril Gerber Fine Art have a selection of 19th-21st century British paintings on display as part of their Summer show!
Glasgow Independent Newsagents - A Celebration in Drawing

Glasgow Independent Newsagents - A Celebration in Drawing

11 August 2017 - 22 August 2017
A celebration of Glasgow's Independent Newsagents in drawings will be on display at the New Glasgow Society!
Intro to Acting Intensive Weekend

Intro to Acting Intensive Weekend

12 August 2017 - 13 August 2017
Glasgow South Side
Acting Coach Scotland are holding a weekend long 'Intro to Acting' intensive course on the 12th & 13th August.
Women’s Sexuality And Wellbeing

Women’s Sexuality And Wellbeing

12 August 2017 - 13 August 2017
Join Every Body Loves for two women only workshops on sexuality and wellbeing at Yoga Healing Glasgow.
101 Dalmatians & Decorate your Own Doggy Cupcake Party

101 Dalmatians & Decorate your Own Doggy Cupcake Party

13 August 2017
Catch a screening of the classic movie 101 Dalmatians and decorate your own doggy cupcake at the Grosvenor Cafe!
Amazing Paper Puppets & Origami Animation Workshops - Tales of Thomson

Amazing Paper Puppets & Origami Animation Workshops - Tales of Thomson

13 August 2017
Come along to Holmwood for a chance to learn and work alongside an award winning paper & animation artist!
Are Ye Dancin’ Argentine Tango?

Are Ye Dancin’ Argentine Tango?

13 August 2017
Join Glasgow Tango Studio for a unique opportunity to dance Argentine Tango in the Gallery of Modern Art!
‘Make Your Own Pinboard’ Class

‘Make Your Own Pinboard’ Class

13 August 2017
Come along to Glasgow Furniture Collective's 'Make Your Own Pinboard' class and learn the basics of upholstery!
Big Feed Street Food Social

Big Feed Street Food Social

13 August 2017
Glasgow South Side
Enjoy the best of Scotland's street food at the Big Feed, Glasgow's indoor, fully licensed Street Food Market!
Blochairn Car Boot Sale

Blochairn Car Boot Sale

13 August 2017
Glasgow East End
Browse the stalls and bag yourself a bargain at the weekly Glasgow Markets car boot sale in Blochairn!
Books at the Botanics

Books at the Botanics

13 August 2017
Glasgow's Book Fair, Books at the Botanics, is held every month in the Hopkirk building at Glasgow's Botanic Gardens!
Cabaret at the Corinthian

Cabaret at the Corinthian

13 August 2017
Soak up the amazing atmosphere during a night of West End and Broadway musical magic with Cabaret at the Corinthian!
Cinema Club at Blythswood

Cinema Club at Blythswood

13 August 2017
Settle in for a Hollywood classic, family movie or all-time favourite at Blythswood's Cinema Club!
Clothes Swap Party

Clothes Swap Party

13 August 2017
Calling all Fashionistas! Join us for an afternoon of fun at the Clothes Swap Party at The Raven!
Dr Sketchy’s Anti Art School Glasgow

Dr Sketchy’s Anti Art School Glasgow

13 August 2017
The cult-cabaret phenomenon, Dr Sketchy, puts a new spin on life drawing once a month at Stereo Cafe Bar!
Free Face Painting at St Enochs

Free Face Painting at St Enochs

13 August 2017
Wee ones can have their faces painted for free every Sunday from 12pm - 4pm at the St Enoch Centre food court!
Glasgow Continental - Scotland’s Weekly Skinny Swim, Turkish & Sauna

Glasgow Continental - Scotland’s Weekly Skinny Swim, Turkish & Sauna

13 August 2017
Glasgow Continental - Scotland's Weekly Skinny Swim, Turkish & Sauna is held on Sundays at The Arlington Baths Club!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

13 August 2017
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Himalayan Balsam Pulling - CANCELLED

Himalayan Balsam Pulling - CANCELLED

13 August 2017
DUE TO UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCES THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.
Historic Tours of Glasgow University

Historic Tours of Glasgow University

13 August 2017
Join a Historic Tour of Glasgow University the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world!
ICW Fight Club Taping

ICW Fight Club Taping

13 August 2017
Insane Championship Wrestling brings its weekly episodic Fight Club event to The Garage, Glasgow on August 13th!
In the Footsteps of Prince Charlie

In the Footsteps of Prince Charlie

13 August 2017
Glasgow City Centre
Follow in the footsteps of Prince Charlie from Argyle Street to Glasgow Green on a tour with Glasgow Historic Walks!
James Dinnen Art: Exhibition and Sale

James Dinnen Art: Exhibition and Sale

13 August 2017
Head into the Merchant Square on a Saturday or Sunday and browse Glasgow artist James Dinnen's Limited Edition Prints!
Liberte Comedy Basement

Liberte Comedy Basement

13 August 2017
Liberte Comedy Basement, a weekly comedy night showcasing some of Scotland's funniest upcoming and established talent!
Merchant Square Craft & Design Fair

Merchant Square Craft & Design Fair

13 August 2017
The Merchant Square Craft Fair is held every weekend, why not spend a relaxing afternoon browsing the stalls!
Michael Redmond’s Pick of the Fringe

Michael Redmond’s Pick of the Fringe

13 August 2017
Fed up missing out on all the Fringe action in Edinburgh? Michael Redmond hosts four top acts at the Stand Glasgow!
Minions Arts and Crafts Family Sunday Lunch

Minions Arts and Crafts Family Sunday Lunch

13 August 2017
Join Browns Brasserie & Bar for their Minions Arts & Crafts Lunch in aid of the Glasgow Children's Hospital Charity!
Open Mic with Southside Sessions

Open Mic with Southside Sessions

13 August 2017
Open Mic Night at The Allison Arms - Enjoy some great live entertainment in one of the Southside's friendliest pubs!
Play on Pedals Drop In Sessions

Play on Pedals Drop In Sessions

13 August 2017
Various Locations Glasgow
Play on Pedals deliver drop-in sessions for young children to learn how to cycle across Glasgow throughout the year!
Project Craft

Project Craft

13 August 2017
Learn new skills, create something unique and have lots of fun along the way with Project Craft at Paperchase!
Roman Blind Masterclass

Roman Blind Masterclass

13 August 2017
Learn how to make a fab Roman blind on this one day workshop from Sew Confident!
Sloans Market

Sloans Market

13 August 2017
Pop along to Sloans Market any weekend and you will find a brilliant and exciting selection of stalls and traders!
Southside Sunday Beer Sesh - Hazing On A Sunday Afternoon

Southside Sunday Beer Sesh - Hazing On A Sunday Afternoon

13 August 2017
Pop Up Tastings will be hosting a tasting session of some of the most exciting beer they can get their hands on!
Summer Get Together

Summer Get Together

13 August 2017
Come along to The Hidden Gardens on August 13th for a very special end of Summer Community Celebration!
Sundays are Fundays

Sundays are Fundays

13 August 2017
Take the kids along to Holmwood House on Sundays during the summer for their Family Fun Day events!
Sweeneys Quiz Night

Sweeneys Quiz Night

13 August 2017
Come down to Sweeney's on the Park on a Sunday night for their weekly quiz with a cash jackpot!
The Dice Roll Café

The Dice Roll Café

13 August 2017
Dice Roll is a pop-up board game café that can be found in Saramago's terrace bar, at the CCA, every second Sunday!
The Last Battle of Mary Queen of Scots Guided Walk

The Last Battle of Mary Queen of Scots Guided Walk

13 August 2017
Hear the story of Mary Queen of Scots including the last battle on this guided tour with Glasgow Historic Walks!
The RSPB at Kelvingrove

The RSPB at Kelvingrove

13 August 2017
You'll find RSPB Glasgow holding events every weekend at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum from 1pm - 4pm!
The West End Shuttle Bus

The West End Shuttle Bus

13 August 2017
Glasgow West End
In celebration of the holidays, Visit West End are running a free shuttle bus every weekend in July & August!
Tour of TS Queen Mary

Tour of TS Queen Mary

13 August 2017
Don't miss the unique opportunity to step-aboard Queen Mary and see how the restoration works are coming along!

Events in East Renfrewshire

Family Holiday Activities at Whitelee Windfarm

Family Holiday Activities at Whitelee Windfarm

27 June 2017 - 13 August 2017
Whitelee Windfarm hold a great range of free family activities over the school Summer holidays!
Art Exhibition

Art Exhibition

01 August 2017 - 30 September 2017
Browse some beautiful paintings courtesy of Neilston Artists at the Bank Cafe until the end of September!
Canine Capers

Canine Capers

13 August 2017
Canine Capers is a fun event especially for dogs and their owners organised by the Whitelee Countryside Rangers!
Crafts and Table Top Sale

Crafts and Table Top Sale

13 August 2017
The Barrhead Foundry Crafts & Table Top Sale is held on the second Sunday of each month with proceed going to charity!
East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

13 August 2017
Free, fun and fantastic! East Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions!
Pedalwise ER Bike Rental Service

Pedalwise ER Bike Rental Service

13 August 2017
Enjoy a hassle-free bike ride exploring Rouken Glen Park with Pedalwise ER's Bike Rental Service!
The Big Butterfly Count

The Big Butterfly Count

13 August 2017
Join in with The Big Butterfly Count national survey led by Butterfly Conservation at Dams to Darnley Country Park!

Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

Curious About Edinburgh

Curious About Edinburgh

01 January 2016 - 31 December 2017
Have fun discovering Edinburgh with two self-guided, heritage walks and optional treasure hunt with Curious About!
Scotland’s Gardens - Hunter’s Tryst

Scotland’s Gardens - Hunter’s Tryst

01 January 2017 - 31 December 2017
Scotland’s Gardens 2016 - Hunter's Tryst is a hidden treasure & was featured on "The Beechgrove Garden" June 2015.
The Tomb: Ancient Egyptian Burial

The Tomb: Ancient Egyptian Burial

31 March 2017 - 03 September 2017
The Tomb presents the story of one extraordinary tomb, built around 1290BC and reused for over 1000 years.
Golf Hire

Golf Hire

20 April 2017 - 30 September 2017
Want to enjoy Edinburgh's famous 'Pitch & Putt' course but don't have clubs? Hire them from The Golf Tavern for £5.
Hibee Tots Football Toddler Class

Hibee Tots Football Toddler Class

26 April 2017 - 26 April 2018
New Hibee Tots Football Toddler Classes for 2-4yrs are starting on 26th April.
Edinburgh’s 101 Objects

Edinburgh’s 101 Objects

01 May 2017 - 31 March 2018
Discover the rich history of Edinburgh through 101 of its most treasured objects.
Edinburgh Alphabet

Edinburgh Alphabet

19 May 2017 - 08 October 2017
An A-Z of the City's Collections, feature more than 300 objects, is now on at City Art Centre.
Outlander Tour of TV Locations

Outlander Tour of TV Locations

01 June 2017 - 31 August 2017
Outlander Tour - Visit Jamie and Claire’s homeland and see the iconic sites from Series 1 & 2 with your own guide.
Scotland’s Gardens - Newhall

Scotland’s Gardens - Newhall

01 June 2017 - 31 August 2017
Take a Wander around the lovely gardens at Newhall as part of Scotland’s Gardens 2017.
Le Petit Verre Opera Company: Call for Cast

Le Petit Verre Opera Company: Call for Cast

03 June 2017 - 25 August 2017
Le Petit Verre, a brand new opera/operetta company is searching for their principal roles in an uncoming production.
Corgi Treasure Hunt

Corgi Treasure Hunt

05 June 2017 - 31 December 2017
We'll be hiding lots of cuddly Britannia toy corgis on board the ship for you to spot.
Fringe Festival Schools Poster Competition Exhibition

Fringe Festival Schools Poster Competition Exhibition

06 June 2017 - 28 August 2017
The winning entries to the 2017 Fringe Schools Poster Competition are on display at Dynamic Earth.
A Tale on the Mile

A Tale on the Mile

09 June 2017 - 25 September 2017
A Tale on the Mile is an exhibition of the work of photographer David Guillen on the streets of The Royal Mile.
The Galloway Hoard

The Galloway Hoard

16 June 2017 - 01 October 2017
Be among the first to see unique and rare Viking-age objects that have lain hidden for a thousand years.
It’s Alive

It’s Alive

22 June 2017 - 18 September 2017
This summer, the Museum of Childhood hosts a marvellous cast of clockwork characters.
Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobites

Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobites

23 June 2017 - 12 November 2017
This major new exhibition will tell the real story of Bonnie Prince Charlie and the rise and fall of the Jacobites.
Den Building Adventures

Den Building Adventures

01 July 2017 - 22 August 2017
Join the tribe for daring daily adventures at Almond Valley during the summer holidays!
OpenJump 7+

OpenJump 7+

01 July 2017 - 31 December 2018
Jump around on over 19,000ft2 of interconnected, world-class trampolines at Ryze Edinburgh's OpenJump sessions!
Polar Extremes at Dynamic Earth

Polar Extremes at Dynamic Earth

01 July 2017 - 28 August 2017
Check out the host of Polar themed activities for the whole family to enjoy at Dynamic Earth this summer!
Summer fun at the Scottish Seabird Centre

Summer fun at the Scottish Seabird Centre

01 July 2017 - 14 August 2017
Lots of family fun as the dolphins and crabs take centre stage at the Seabird Centre, North Berwick this summer!
Swashbuckling summer at Fort Kinnaird

Swashbuckling summer at Fort Kinnaird

13 July 2017 - 13 August 2017
Ahoy there! There’s a shipload of fun for the whole family as pirates descend upon Fort Kinnaird this summer.
Age of Oil

Age of Oil

21 July 2017 - 05 November 2017
An exhibition showcasing the work of artist Sue Jane Taylor and the relationship between art, environment & industry.
Let’s Go to a Place

Let’s Go to a Place

27 July 2017 - 04 September 2017
An exhibition of contemporary children, caught between the imaginary digital landscape and the real world.
Richard Wright: The Stairwell Project, 2010

Richard Wright: The Stairwell Project, 2010

27 July 2017 - 27 August 2017
See The Stairwell Project, a permanent work at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art by Richard Wright.
Thomas Cameron: Dream Sequence

Thomas Cameron: Dream Sequence

27 July 2017 - 02 September 2017
Head into The Sutton Gallery for their festival exhibition 'Dream Sequence' by artist Thomas Cameron.
Alison Watt: Still, 2004​

Alison Watt: Still, 2004​

28 July 2017 - 28 August 2017
Still, a monumental painting by Alison Watt, hangs in the Memorial Chapel Old Saint Paul's Scottish Episcopal Church.
Traverse Festival 2017 - Adam

Traverse Festival 2017 - Adam

30 July 2017 - 27 August 2017
If you are born in a country where being yourself can get you killed, exile is your only choice.
Themed Tours at the National Museum of Scotland

Themed Tours at the National Museum of Scotland

01 August 2017 - 31 August 2017
Check out the daily free guided themed tours for adults and small groups at the National Museum of Scotland in August!
Baby Wants Candy: The Completely Improvised Full Band Musical

Baby Wants Candy: The Completely Improvised Full Band Musical

02 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Baby Wants Candy, one of last year’s Top Ten Reviewed Comedy Shows returns to Edinburgh Fringe Festival!
Balloonatics

Balloonatics

02 August 2017 - 15 August 2017
Scottish comedian Chris Henry brings his hit kids show, Balloonatics, to Edinburgh Fringe as part of his world tour.
Carla Lippis - Cast A Dark Shadow

Carla Lippis - Cast A Dark Shadow

02 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
The Playhouse on the Fringe 2017 presents: Carla Lippis - Cast A Dark Shadow on from 2nd August.
Colin Cloud: DARE

Colin Cloud: DARE

02 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Don't miss Colin Cloud when he brings his show to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.
Dan Antopolski: Return of The Dan Antopolski

Dan Antopolski: Return of The Dan Antopolski

02 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Triple Perrier Award nominee Dan Antopolski returns to the Fringe with a brand new hour of comedy.
Danny Condon: Songs from the Black Sheep

Danny Condon: Songs from the Black Sheep

02 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
The Playhouse on the Fringe 2017 presents: Danny Condon and his hilarious caberet: Songs from the Black Sheep.
Eaten

Eaten

02 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
What if your food started talking back? Eaten invites children and grown-ups to the fascinating world of the food web.
Ed Byrne: Spoiler Alert

Ed Byrne: Spoiler Alert

02 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Go on, spoil yourself! when Ed Byrne returns to the Fringe this year with a show called Spoiler Alert.
Gareth Waugh - Honestly?

Gareth Waugh - Honestly?

02 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Gareth Waugh: Honestly? is the most dishonest debut you’ll see all Fringe. Don't miss this eagerly-awaited solo debut!
Hyprov: Improvisation Under Hypnosis

Hyprov: Improvisation Under Hypnosis

02 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Hyprov: Improvisation Under Hypnosis - The undisputed late night hit of 2016's Fringe is back.
Kai Humphries - Punch Drunk

Kai Humphries - Punch Drunk

02 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Gilded Balloon and MZA present: Kai Humphries - Punch Drunk, a wonderfully affirming and downright hilarious story.
MARK THOMAS  A Show That Gambles on the Future

MARK THOMAS A Show That Gambles on the Future

02 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Mark Thomas returns to Summerhall with yet another brand new seventy minutes of his famous investigative escapades.
Michelle Shocked: Truth vs Reality

Michelle Shocked: Truth vs Reality

02 August 2017 - 16 August 2017
The Playhouse on the Fringe 2017 presents: Triple Grammy nominated artist Michelle Shocked: Truth vs Reality.
Micky Bartlett - Typical!

Micky Bartlett - Typical!

02 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Northern Ireland's Micky Bartlett brings 'Typical!' his funniest show yet to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.
Ongals: Babbling Comedy

Ongals: Babbling Comedy

02 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Ongals present: Babbling Comedy - A high energy non-verbal comedy spectacular tickling the funny bone of every age.
Oskar’s Amazing Adventure

Oskar’s Amazing Adventure

02 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Come and enjoy this heart-warming tale, the perfect summer treat for young children and their families.
Shazia Mirza: With Love From St Tropez

Shazia Mirza: With Love From St Tropez

02 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Lies, lies and more lies when Shazia Mirza brings her brand new show 'With Love From St Tropez' to the Fringe!
TAPE FACE

TAPE FACE

02 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
The long awaited return of the show the world can't stop talking about comes to the Edinburgh Fringe.
The Gardener

The Gardener

02 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Cumbernauld Theatre present: The Gardener, a play about amateur gardening, growing old, and of a life spent in love.
Thrones! The Musical

Thrones! The Musical

02 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
The acclaimed musical parody phenomenon, Thrones! The Musical, is back with a newly updated and extended version.
Tom Houghton - Class Half Empty

Tom Houghton - Class Half Empty

02 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Gilded Balloon and MZA Present: Tom Houghton (Comedian of the Year finalist 2017) with his show, Class Half Empty.
Tom Skelton: Blind Man’s Bluff

Tom Skelton: Blind Man’s Bluff

02 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Join character comedy maverick Tom Skelton on a wild gallop through the history of blindness and his own sight loss.
Tom Stade: I Swear

Tom Stade: I Swear

02 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
The Canadian tour de force returns with a new show ‘I Swear’, prepare for another epic blast of Tom Stade!
Yvonne Buskie: ....starting to see the end

Yvonne Buskie: ....starting to see the end

02 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Yvonne Buskie: ..starting to see the end - An evolving environment influenced by ideas of piety and vandalism.
Caleidocello

Caleidocello

03 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Viennese Cellist Peter Hudler presents his music show 'Caleidocello'- Ode to the seemingly useless at the Fringe.
Craig Hill: Someone’s Gonna Get Kilt!

Craig Hill: Someone’s Gonna Get Kilt!

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Scotland's kilted comedy treasure Craig Hill brings his latest riotous show Someone’s Gonna Get Kilt to the Fringe!
Daniel Sloss: Now

Daniel Sloss: Now

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Award-winning Scottish comedian Daniel Sloss brings his new show 'Now' to the Edinburgh Fringe.
Design Informatics Pavilion

Design Informatics Pavilion

03 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
Step into the future at the interactive pop up Design Informatics Pavilion as part of Futureplay Festival in August!
Edinburgh International Festival: Meow Meow’s Little Mermaid

Edinburgh International Festival: Meow Meow’s Little Mermaid

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Forget the Little Mermaid you thought you knew. Meow Meow’s subversive cabaret is a fairytale gone rogue.
Emotional Terrorism

Emotional Terrorism

03 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
Ellyn Daniels puts a hilarious spin on her soul-bearing tale of one girl’s journey from humiliation to liberation.
Enterprise: By Brian Parks

Enterprise: By Brian Parks

03 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Internationally acclaimed playwright Brian Parks brings his brand-new, fast-paced and surreal comedy to the Fringe.
FuturePlay Immersive Gallery

FuturePlay Immersive Gallery

03 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
Imagine stepping into a canvas and exploring a visual world in virtual reality... now you can at FuturePlay Festival!
FuturePlay Tech Zone

FuturePlay Tech Zone

03 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
Explore an interactive playground, where art meets tech with fun and surprises for all ages at FuturePlay Festival!
FuturePlay Virtual Reality Studio

FuturePlay Virtual Reality Studio

03 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
Immerse yourself in virtual worlds from the surreal to the sublime at the FuturePlay Virtual Reality Studio!
Ignorance Is Chris - Edinburgh Fringe

Ignorance Is Chris - Edinburgh Fringe

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Award-nominated Scottish comedian Chris Henry brings his raw and hilarious show, Ignorance Is Chris, to the Fringe.
Jimeoin: Ridiculous

Jimeoin: Ridiculous

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Award winning Comedian Jimeoin brings his new show 'Ridiculous' to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.
Margaret Thatcher Queen of Game Shows

Margaret Thatcher Queen of Game Shows

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Multi-award winning Margaret Thatcher Queen of Soho returns to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe for her fourth year.
Mary Go Nowhere

Mary Go Nowhere

03 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Mary Go Nowhere - A brand new black comedy and a deliciously dark script for this year’s Fringe-goers.
Massaoke’s Club La La - Edinburgh Fringe 2017

Massaoke’s Club La La - Edinburgh Fringe 2017

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
The Fringe's number one party just got bigger! Massaoke's new night, Club La La, comes to Assembly's Spiegeltent.
Nick Cody - On Fire!

Nick Cody - On Fire!

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Australia’s acclaimed comedy super-nova Nick Cody is back at the Fringe with a brand-new hour of kickass stand-up.
Njambi McGrath: Breaking Black

Njambi McGrath: Breaking Black

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Breaking Black - An exploration of a black British/African woman’s experience in a hostile post-Brexit Britain.
Quarter Life Crisis

Quarter Life Crisis

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Quarter Life Crisis is a hilarious and cheeky one woman show about hiting the quarter century milestone.
Ross Leslie: Cry Hard

Ross Leslie: Cry Hard

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Catch 60 minutes from Fife comedian Ross Leslie talking about what makes him cry hard, and you laugh hard.
Ruby Redfort by Lauren Child - The First Ever Stage Adaptation!

Ruby Redfort by Lauren Child - The First Ever Stage Adaptation!

03 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Escapade Productions brings an adaptation of the Ruby Redfort series by Lauren Child to George Square Theatre!
Set List - Stand Up Without a Net

Set List - Stand Up Without a Net

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Literally as they walk on stage, comedians must instantly create a spontaneous and original NEW stand-up set!
Shappi Khorsandi: Mistress and Missfit

Shappi Khorsandi: Mistress and Missfit

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Fringe favourite Shappi Khorsandi is back with a brand new show for the 2017 Edinburgh Festival Fringe.
Sunil Patel: Titan

Sunil Patel: Titan

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Sunil Patel brings his second hour of nihilistic gags to the Edinburgh Fringe this August with 'Titan'.
The Rise and Fall of Marcus Monroe

The Rise and Fall of Marcus Monroe

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Introducing the worldwide premiere of ‘The Rise And Fall Of Marcus Monroe’ hitting the stage for the first time.
Traverse Festival 2017 - Eve

Traverse Festival 2017 - Eve

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Eve is the story of a child raised as a boy but who became one of the 10 Outstanding Women in Scotland in 2017.
Traverse Festival 2017 - Letters to Morrissey

Traverse Festival 2017 - Letters to Morrissey

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Award-winning playwright Gary McNair returns to the Traverse Theatre with his new one-man show - Letters to Morrissey.
Traverse Festival 2017:  Lilith: The Jungle Girl

Traverse Festival 2017: Lilith: The Jungle Girl

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Lilith: The Jungle Girl is an explosively messy mash-up of satire, slime and queer rage. See it at Traverse Theatre!
Traverse Festival 2017: Jess and Joe Forever

Traverse Festival 2017: Jess and Joe Forever

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Jess and Joe Forever is a coming of age tale that explores rural life and what it means to belong.
Traverse Festival 2017: Nassim

Traverse Festival 2017: Nassim

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Nassim Soleimanpour returns with an audacious theatrical event in which you will transcend borders and languages.
Whose Line Is It Anyway?

Whose Line Is It Anyway?

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Hosted by Clive Anderson, a live extravaganza of the improvisational comedy show is coming to the Fringe this August!
Bill Martin: The Stories Behind the Songs

Bill Martin: The Stories Behind the Songs

04 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Bill Martin MBE will be appearing at The Dome during the Fringe, telling the stories behind the songs that he wrote.
BrickCity – The Backstage Tour

BrickCity – The Backstage Tour

04 August 2017 - 25 August 2017
Join LEGO artist Warren Elsmore and his team for a backstage tour and experience an amazing LEGO city built live!
Circus Hub

Circus Hub

04 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
Underbelly's Circus Hub is back at The Meadows bigger and better than ever before!
Cirkopolis

Cirkopolis

04 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Cirkopolis - Quebec's Cirque Éloize transform classic film Metropolis into a virtuosic spectacle for the whole family.
Craft Scotland Summer Show

Craft Scotland Summer Show

04 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
The Craft Scotland Summer Show returns again this year to the second floor of White Stuff during the Festival Fringe.
Edinburgh Cocktail Festival

Edinburgh Cocktail Festival

04 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Come along to Edinburgh Cocktail Festival this August with its cocktail bars, food-stalls, pop-up events and more!
Edinburgh International Festival:  Martin Creed’s Words and Music

Edinburgh International Festival: Martin Creed’s Words and Music

04 August 2017 - 18 August 2017
Artist, musician and Turner Prize-winner Martin Creed invites you to an evening of words, music and more.
Edinburgh International Festival: Flight

Edinburgh International Festival: Flight

04 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Renowned Scottish theatre company Vox Motus adapts Caroline Brothers’s 2012 novel Hinterland, in a magical experience.
Edinburgh International Festival: Krapp’s Last Tape

Edinburgh International Festival: Krapp’s Last Tape

04 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Samuel Beckett’s moving meditation on time, memory and ageing is performed by renowned Irish actor Barry McGovern.
Edinburgh International Festival: Meet Me at Dawn

Edinburgh International Festival: Meet Me at Dawn

04 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Meet Me at Dawn is about two women wash up on a distant shore following a violent boating accident.
Goblin Market

Goblin Market

04 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
A spellbinding solo performance of Christina Rossetti’s poem, Goblin Market for both children & adults alike.
Godspell

Godspell

04 August 2017 - 19 August 2017
Shotgun Theatre presents: Godspell - A vibrant and compelling musical about love, hope and finding friendship.
Home Sweet Garden

Home Sweet Garden

04 August 2017 - 15 August 2017
Asylon Theatre proudly presents its new, highly visual production of Home Sweet Garden for ages 4+ at Botanic Gardens.
Jesus

Jesus

04 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Nebiyu Assefa's paintings of Jesus are interwoven with Joanna Brown's photosgraphs of modern day Israel & Palastine.
Legacy of Balfour

Legacy of Balfour

04 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Just Festival: Exhibition of work by the Network of Photographers for Palestine on the Legacy of Arthur Balfour.
Mimi's Suitcase

Mimi's Suitcase

04 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
This one-woman play follows Iranian teen Mimi's return to her war-torn homeland after a happy childhood in Barcelona.
Monski Mouse’s Baby Disco Dance Hall

Monski Mouse’s Baby Disco Dance Hall

04 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Get your disco-dancing-booties on! Monski Mouse’s Baby Disco Dance Hall is back at Edinburgh Festival Fringe!
Princes of Main: New Year’s Eve

Princes of Main: New Year’s Eve

04 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Join Princes of Main for the funniest, weirdest, most cathartic New Year’s Eve party you’ve ever been to.
Princess Pumpalot: The Quest for the Purple Super-Farting Bean

Princess Pumpalot: The Quest for the Purple Super-Farting Bean

04 August 2017 - 18 August 2017
Princess Pumpalot: The Quest for the Purple Super-Farting Bean is a fast, fun packed show for all the family.
Protestimony

Protestimony

04 August 2017 - 28 September 2017
Protestimony is a visual and interactive art exhibition using artworks etc. created by refugees in the Calais Jungle.
Robin Hood: The Panto

Robin Hood: The Panto

04 August 2017 - 16 August 2017
Sherwood Forest gets air-lifted to Edinburgh in Pumpkin Pantos’ debut Fringe production of Robin Hood: The Panto!
The Best of Irish Comedy

The Best of Irish Comedy

04 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
The Best of Irish Comedy featuring four top comics for the price of one returns to Stand 3, The Stands largest venue.
The Best of Scottish Comedy

The Best of Scottish Comedy

04 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
See the best comics on the contemporary Scottish circuit with at least four acts on every bill at The Stand Fringe.
The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

04 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
The 2017 Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo embraces a colourful theme, Splash of Tartan at Edinburgh Castle this year.
Traverse Festival 2017: Frogman

Traverse Festival 2017: Frogman

04 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
A coming-of-age, supernatural thriller, experienced in VR headsets from Curious Directive and Hull 2017.
Cally Beaton: Super Cally Fragile Lipstick

Cally Beaton: Super Cally Fragile Lipstick

05 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
Cally Beaton is ready to come out about her double life in her hilarious brand-new stand-up show at the Fringe!
Free Fringe Music at the Museum

Free Fringe Music at the Museum

05 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Experience the joy of live music with different performers every day in partnership with Live Music Now Scotland.
FuturePlay Sessions

FuturePlay Sessions

05 August 2017 - 20 August 2017
Talks, panels & showcases discussing and debating the latest trends and controversies in the worlds of art and tech.
Hero

Hero

05 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
Heroes Theatre presents: Hero, an uplifting, live illustrated, storybook adventure for ages 8+ at Black Market.
Julius Caesar (with pirates!)

Julius Caesar (with pirates!)

05 August 2017 - 18 August 2017
Some Kind of Theatre are proud to present: Julius Caesar (with pirates!) a swashbuckling adventure for all ages.
Lal Batti Express - Red Light Express

Lal Batti Express - Red Light Express

05 August 2017 - 16 August 2017
Lal Batti (Red Light) Express is a production about the lives of young women from Mumbai's red-light area.
Laugh Begins at Forty

Laugh Begins at Forty

05 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
A new age is dawning for the Edinburgh Fringe ... and it begins at 40 with a fantastic line-up of stand-up comedians.
The Drunk and Heckle Show

The Drunk and Heckle Show

05 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
Edinburgh Fringe Festival: The Drunk and Heckle show hosted by Canadian comic David Tsono is back!
Traverse Festival 2017: Nina - A Story About Me and Nina Simone

Traverse Festival 2017: Nina - A Story About Me and Nina Simone

05 August 2017 - 13 August 2017
Olivier Award-nominated actress Josette Bushell-Mingo mixes story and song in Nina - A Story About Me and Nina Simone.
Traverse Festival 2017: The Whip Hand

Traverse Festival 2017: The Whip Hand

06 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
The Whip Hand is an explosive new play about power, privilege, blood ties and our inescapable past.
PGA Open at The Golf Tavern

PGA Open at The Golf Tavern

07 August 2017 - 13 August 2017
Watch all the action from the PGA Open golf tournement live in HD at The Golf Tavern from 7th to 13th August!
Edinburgh International Festival: The Divide

Edinburgh International Festival: The Divide

08 August 2017 - 20 August 2017
The Divide is an extraordinary new work by one of the UK’s greatest storytellers, Alan Ayckbourn.
Paolozzi @ The Arches

Paolozzi @ The Arches

08 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Edinburgh Beer Factory brings together creative talent from the world of food, drink & art at The Arches this August.
Traverse Festival 2017:  Party Game

Traverse Festival 2017: Party Game

08 August 2017 - 20 August 2017
Party Game is an extraordinary immersive theatrical performance about embracing the unknown.
Wild Bore

Wild Bore

08 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Wild Bore: Three masters of smart, spiky, political performance who are not afraid to talk out of their arses!
Juliana Capes: Earthly Bodies

Juliana Capes: Earthly Bodies

09 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
A street based artwork, exhibition and tour that charts the significance of the city’s chewing gum constellations.
Off the Top!

Off the Top!

09 August 2017 - 19 August 2017
The Playhouse on the Fringe 2017 presents: TV and Broadway veteran Jason Kravits with his show 'Off the Top'!
The Polar Bears Go Up!

The Polar Bears Go Up!

10 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
The Polar Bears are back for the Festival Fringe and they are moving up in the world. See them at the EICC.
100 Years of Balfour

100 Years of Balfour

11 August 2017 - 19 August 2017
A dramatised reading of letters exchanged between the British, Palestinian and Zionist parties 100 years ago.
Edinburgh International Festival: Vuelos

Edinburgh International Festival: Vuelos

11 August 2017 - 13 August 2017
Vuelos is a magical dance theatre work for children and families. Age 5+.
Exhibition: On Masks - Sculptures by Teresa Hunyadi

Exhibition: On Masks - Sculptures by Teresa Hunyadi

11 August 2017 - 24 August 2017
The Scottish Arts Club is proud to host an exhibition of sculptures by Teresa Hunyadi during the Festival Fringe.
Jimeoin - Even More Ridiculous!

Jimeoin - Even More Ridiculous!

11 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
Jimeoin - Even More Ridiculous! Extra Friday & Saturday night 9pm shows! Later, ruder, sillier and absolutely full-on.
Stand By

Stand By

11 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
Stand By, written by former Police Officer Adam McNamara, shows the modern-day Police Service laid bare.
A Stone’s Throw

A Stone’s Throw

12 August 2017 - 16 August 2017
Live music, storytelling and puppetry combine in this performance by Giddy Aunt Theatre for ages 7+.
Edinburgh International Book Festival - Afternoon Tea with.....

Edinburgh International Book Festival - Afternoon Tea with.....

12 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Listen to a fabulous selection of Authors and tuck into a classic British afternoon tea, what more could you want?
Edinburgh International Book Festival - Amnesty International Imprisoned Writers Series

Edinburgh International Book Festival - Amnesty International Imprisoned Writers Series

12 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Check out the Amnesty International Imprisoned Writers Series events that are on each day of the festival.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Age of Political Earthquakes

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Age of Political Earthquakes

12 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Age of Political Earthquakes - Authors from across the world share their insights of this year’s seismic shocks.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - India & Pakistan: 70 Years On

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - India & Pakistan: 70 Years On

12 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
This series is explores the 70th anniversary of the Indian subcontinent’s independence from British rule.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Playing with Books

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Playing with Books

12 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
Innovative events which play with the idea of using performance and music to discuss books on stage.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Reading the Final Chapter

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Reading the Final Chapter

12 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
This series explores death, one of the hardest things to deal with, a taboo we rarely fully explore.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - This Woman Can

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - This Woman Can

12 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
This series is all about phenomenal women. Dynamic women who are taking (or have taken) on the world.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Writing the City

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Writing the City

12 August 2017 - 24 August 2017
New Towns - we look back at the past, consider what it takes to make a town work and ask what the next 70 years holds.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes:  Babble On - Spoken Word

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Babble On - Spoken Word

12 August 2017 - 23 August 2017
Babble On returns with performances from some of the best poets and spoken word artists from across the world.
Edinburgh International Festival: Yo, Carmen

Edinburgh International Festival: Yo, Carmen

12 August 2017 - 13 August 2017
Don't miss a vibrant ode to womanhood from the brilliant flamenco dancer and choreographer María Pagés at Playhouse.
Julia Donaldson & Friends

Julia Donaldson & Friends

12 August 2017 - 13 August 2017
International bestselling picture book author Julia Donaldson is back with more singing, dancing and rhyming fun.
Nairn’s Are You Sitting Comfortably?

Nairn’s Are You Sitting Comfortably?

12 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Start your day with a magical trip into the world of words with one of our Festival authors. For children of all ages.
Party at the Palace

Party at the Palace

12 August 2017 - 13 August 2017
McEwan's Party at the Palace: Scotland's biggest family friendly music festival is back at Linlithgow in August!
Splitscreen @EdFringe

Splitscreen @EdFringe

12 August 2017 - 17 August 2017
HeadThirst Theatre presents its debut production: Splitscreen, an absurdist parody of the hit TV show, Gogglebox.
’Art to Wear’ International Contemporary Jewellery Show

’Art to Wear’ International Contemporary Jewellery Show

13 August 2017 - 20 August 2017
For the first time ever, Lily Luna will be holding a designer jewellery exhibition during the Fringe Festival.
Cabareilidh

Cabareilidh

13 August 2017
Have fun this Fringe Festival with Cabareilidh, the first dinner variety cabaret show of its kind, at the Ghillie Dhu!
Cathal McConnell Trio

Cathal McConnell Trio

13 August 2017
The concert with the Cathal McConnell Trio is sure to be musically enriching, hugely rewarding and a whole lot of fun.
Ceilidh in the Park

Ceilidh in the Park

13 August 2017
Help grant Wishes and break the World Record for the "Biggest" Gay Gordens with When You Wish Upon a Star Scotland!
Celebration Service

Celebration Service

13 August 2017
CRC Edinburgh invite you join their young, dynamic service and experience church like you never done before.
Dark Side of the Moon: The Full Dome Experience

Dark Side of the Moon: The Full Dome Experience

13 August 2017
A dome spectacular at Dynamic Earth featuring the 1973 album 'The Dark Side of the Moon' in explosive surround sound.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Taking the Air

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Taking the Air

13 August 2017 - 25 August 2017
A series of truly fascinating events looking at sighing, singing, poetry, air quality and taking our last breath.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Unbound

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Unbound

13 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
An eclectic line-up of top talents plays with words, music and much more every night for your entertainment.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Outriders

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Outriders

13 August 2017 - 15 August 2017
Five Scottish writers relate stories about the state of the Americas today after being sent over on epic jouneys.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Come & Sing International

Edinburgh International Festival: Come & Sing International

13 August 2017
Do you love singing? Come along and sing with members of the Edinburgh Festival Chorus.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Peter Grimes

Edinburgh International Festival: Peter Grimes

13 August 2017
Benjamin Britten’s immensely powerful work is the defining British opera of the 20th century.
Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

13 August 2017
Dads Rock run free playgroups for dads/granddads and their kids aged (0-5yrs) every Saturday and Sunday.
Get Galloping with Clare Balding

Get Galloping with Clare Balding

13 August 2017
Horse-related hilarity as Clare Balding presents her debut book for children, The Racehorse Who Wouldn't Gallop.
Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

13 August 2017
Come along to our Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshops to make and decorate your own goodies!
Just Festival Pulpit

Just Festival Pulpit

13 August 2017
Come and join us at St John's Festival Pulpit to hear voices from inside and outside the church.
Knights of the Castle

Knights of the Castle

13 August 2017
Make your own coat of arms, sword and shield and to battle marauding dragons and help protect Lauriston Castle!
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime for Age 5+

Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime for Age 5+

13 August 2017
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.
Riot Jazz Brass Band + Thumpasaurus

Riot Jazz Brass Band + Thumpasaurus

13 August 2017
Come down to La Belle for a boogie and sweat it out with one of the finest bands to hit the UK in a long time.
SRPS Railtours Steam Special - Fife Coast to Scottish Borders

SRPS Railtours Steam Special - Fife Coast to Scottish Borders

13 August 2017
Step back in time and travel by steam train along the new Borders Railway this August to Galashiels and Tweedbank.
Stockbridge Sunday Market

Stockbridge Sunday Market

13 August 2017
Its not just food on offer...............we have crafts, candles, jewellery ,CDs and who knows what else!
Sunday Funday

Sunday Funday

13 August 2017
Looking for something different to do with the kids on Sunday? Then pop down to The Yard!
The Crafters Roadshow

The Crafters Roadshow

13 August 2017
Shop for the best in Scottish Crafts and support your local makers at The Crafters Roadshow at The Centre, Livingston.
Time Travels with Adrian Edmondson

Time Travels with Adrian Edmondson

13 August 2017
Travel back in time with comedian, writer and TV personality Adrian Edmondson as he presents his first book for kids.

Events in Lanarkshire

Air Space Little Ones Toddler Sessions

Air Space Little Ones Toddler Sessions

06 March 2017 - 31 December 2017
Air Space hold Little Ones Toddler Sessions for children aged 5 and under on weekdays during term time!
Lanarkshire’s War

Lanarkshire’s War

03 April 2017 - 29 October 2017
Lanarkshire’s War at Low Parks Museum explores the war not only from those on the front line but by those back home.
The 1950s: Having It So Good!

The 1950s: Having It So Good!

26 May 2017 - 26 August 2017
The 1950s: Having It So Good! is a must see family exhibition for lovers of all things kitsch and retro!
Biscuit & Donut Making For Kids

Biscuit & Donut Making For Kids

31 May 2017 - 31 December 2017
Come along to Coopers Coffees in Hamilton and bake biscuits or doughnuts with your family!
The Big Stampede

The Big Stampede

23 June 2017 - 27 August 2017
The streets and open spaces of Hamilton and South Lanarkshire will come alive with giant safari animals this summer!
High Diving Pirates

High Diving Pirates

24 June 2017 - 03 September 2017
Shiver me timbers, the High Diving Pirates return to M&Ds Scotlands Theme Park, with a whole NEW show!
Summer Pirate Hunt

Summer Pirate Hunt

24 June 2017 - 27 August 2017
Come along and join in the fun, search the Conservatory, gardens and zoo solving the clues on our Pirate Hunt!
Brick City

Brick City

28 June 2017 - 10 September 2017
Brick City, the must-see exhibition for fans of LEGO young and old, is coming to New Lanark this summer!
Summer Programme

Summer Programme

28 June 2017 - 16 August 2017
Rutherglen Universal Connections are running a summer programme for young people of secondary school age!
East Kilbride Summer School

East Kilbride Summer School

11 July 2017 - 15 August 2017
Kip McGrath's East Kilbride Summer School will improve your child's English and math skills before the new term!
Summer at M&D’s

Summer at M&D’s

31 July 2017 - 31 August 2017
Scotland’s Theme Park is a must-visit destination this summer with plenty of activities for kids to keep them busy!
End of Summer Beach Party!

End of Summer Beach Party!

12 August 2017 - 13 August 2017
Looking for ways to entertain the kids? Join us at Flip Out on August 12th & 13th for a summer beach party!
Steam Fair Weekend

Steam Fair Weekend

12 August 2017 - 13 August 2017
Come along to Summerlee Museum of Scottish Industrial Life on the 13th & 14th of August for their Steam Fair Weekend!
20th Anniversary Golf Day

20th Anniversary Golf Day

13 August 2017
Get a team together and take part in Dalziel Park Golf Club's Texas Scramble in celebration of their 20th anniversary!
Biggar Rally

Biggar Rally

13 August 2017
The Albion Trust's Biggar Rally becomes more popular each year and 2017 will be no exception!
Braehead Car Boot Sale

Braehead Car Boot Sale

13 August 2017
An undercover car boot sale is hold every week on a Sunday at Braehead Village Hall near Lanark!
Cricklewood Gala Day

Cricklewood Gala Day

13 August 2017
The Cricklewood are hosting their own mini gala day on August 13th in aid of Glasgow Children's Hospital Charity!
Dipper Watch

Dipper Watch

13 August 2017
Come down to the Falls of Clyde every Saturday and Sunday afternoon this Summer for your chance to see some dippers!
Exclusive Autism Friendly Sessions at Air Space

Exclusive Autism Friendly Sessions at Air Space

13 August 2017
Air Space Trampoline Park in East Kilbride are pleased to offer exclusive Autism Friendly sessions every Sunday!
Flowers Of Scotland Carboot Sale

Flowers Of Scotland Carboot Sale

13 August 2017
The Flowers Of Scotland Carboot Sale is held every Sunday at the Flowers Of Scotland Garden Centre from 8am - 2pm!
Free Investigating the Past: Black Hill Open Day

Free Investigating the Past: Black Hill Open Day

13 August 2017
Interested in archaeology? Join Northlight Heritage for their Investigating the Past: Black Hill Open Days!
Insects at Cadzow Oaks

Insects at Cadzow Oaks

13 August 2017
Join South Lanarkshire Countryside Rangers for their guided walks exploring the famous Cadzow Oaks at Chatelherault!
Old Firm Legends Game

Old Firm Legends Game

13 August 2017
Don't miss the Old Firm Legends Game at Clyde Valley High School in support of Teen Challenge and Youth Football!

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Roar Do Feet Clinic

Roar Do Feet Clinic

12 January 2017 - 16 November 2017
Roar Do Feet clinics run in a number of venues around Renfrewshire throughout the year.
Larry Herman: Clydeside 1974 - 76

Larry Herman: Clydeside 1974 - 76

17 June 2017 - 20 August 2017
Catch an exhibition of New York born photographer Larry Herman's work from around the Clydeside in the mid-seventies!
Explorer Challenge

Explorer Challenge

29 June 2017 - 27 August 2017
Spend some quality family time together at RSPB Scotland Lochwinnoch on one of their Wild Challenges!
SummerFest 2017 Youth Performing Arts Festival

SummerFest 2017 Youth Performing Arts Festival

01 July 2017 - 13 August 2017
One of the UK's largest youth performing arts festivals for young people, PACE SummerFest returns for 2017!
Full Boot Car Boot

Full Boot Car Boot

13 August 2017
Full Boot Car Boot is Paisley's only weekly car boot sale, held every Sunday on Fulbar Road from 9am!
intu Braehead Kids Club

intu Braehead Kids Club

13 August 2017
Don't miss out - intu Braehead Shopping Centre has free kids' entertainment every Sunday from 12-4pm!
Live Music Sundays

Live Music Sundays

13 August 2017
Every week Paisley's Anchor Bar holds their Live Music Sunday event! Come along from 4pm and enjoy the tunes!
Mix

Mix

13 August 2017
Mix at Erskine Parish Church is a fortnightly youth group for P7 & High School pupils... A warm welcome awaits all!
Paisley Comic Book Club Meet

Paisley Comic Book Club Meet

13 August 2017
Come and talk about your favourite comics/manga, meet new friends and have fun at Paisley Comic Book Club Meet!
Paisley Hearthstone Fireside Gathering

Paisley Hearthstone Fireside Gathering

13 August 2017
Come along and play Hearthstone in a fun friendly environment at Comicrazy in Paisley on Sunday evenings!
Summer Fete 2017

Summer Fete 2017

13 August 2017
Come along to Ferguslie Cricket Club on Sunday 13th August with the family for their annual Summer Fete!
Sunday Jazz Session

Sunday Jazz Session

13 August 2017
Enjoy a laid back Sunday afternoon jazz session courtesy of Canal Station's five-piece house band!
The Scottish Food Market at Kip Marina

The Scottish Food Market at Kip Marina

13 August 2017
You'll find quality Scottish food and drink purveyors and producers at the monthly Scottish Food Market at Kip Marina!

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Parent and Child weekday sessions at The ZooLab Junge Room

Parent and Child weekday sessions at The ZooLab Junge Room

01 February 2017 - 31 December 2017
Introduce your little ones to new, exciting aspects of the world around them at our Parent and Child sessions.
Scotland’s Gardens - Duntreath Castle Gardens

Scotland’s Gardens - Duntreath Castle Gardens

01 February 2017 - 30 November 2017
Scotland’s Gardens - Visit Duntreath Castle Gardens with lake, woodland walk & 15th century keep and chapel.
Scotland’s Gardens - Rowberrow

Scotland’s Gardens - Rowberrow

01 February 2017 - 31 December 2017
Scotland’s Gardens - Rowberrow is a colourful garden with unusual specimens overlooking Dollar Glen.
Scotland’s Gardens - Gargunnock House Garden

Scotland’s Gardens - Gargunnock House Garden

13 March 2017 - 30 September 2017
Scotland's Gardens - Gargunnock House Garden with large mature garden, house garden & woodland walks.
Flights into Scotland’s Past

Flights into Scotland’s Past

01 April 2017 - 31 October 2017
An exhibition of Kieran Baxter’s aerial photographs & visualisations of Scotland’s historic monuments and landscapes
Scotland’s Gardens - Kilbryde Castle

Scotland’s Gardens - Kilbryde Castle

01 April 2017 - 30 September 2017
Scotland’s Gardens - Enjoy the formal, woodland & wild gardens of Kilbryde Castle.
Scotland’s Gardens - Thorntree

Scotland’s Gardens - Thorntree

01 April 2017 - 15 October 2017
Scotland’s Gardens - Thorntree is a charming garden with views from Ben Lomond to Ben Ledi.
Scotland’s Gardens - Gardener’s Cottage Walled Garden

Scotland’s Gardens - Gardener’s Cottage Walled Garden

01 May 2017 - 31 October 2017
Scotland’s Gardens - Wander through the Gardener’s Cottage Walled Garden with fine views of the Campsie Hills.
Scotland’s Gardens - The Tors

Scotland’s Gardens - The Tors

01 May 2017 - 30 September 2017
Scotland’s Gardens - The Tors is an award winning Victorian garden of just over one acre.
Stills at the University of Stirling

Stills at the University of Stirling

01 May 2017 - 18 August 2017
An exhibition of contemporary and historic photography is on at Stirling Universary, presented by Stills Edinburgh.
Active kids Summer 2017 at the Peak

Active kids Summer 2017 at the Peak

03 July 2017 - 18 August 2017
Active kids - PEAK summer camps are back!! Plenty of fun and activities for kids aged 5 - 13 years.
Sharing Stories: Epic Art Challenge

Sharing Stories: Epic Art Challenge

28 July 2017 - 17 August 2017
A brand new exhibition for summer featuring artwork by local young people in the community aged 4-15.
The Chinese State Circus - Dynasty

The Chinese State Circus - Dynasty

08 August 2017 - 13 August 2017
The incomparable Chinese State Circus comes to Kings Park, Stirling as part of its UK tour from 8th to 13th August.
Abbey Craig Through The Ages

Abbey Craig Through The Ages

12 August 2017 - 13 August 2017
Unlock the hidden history of the Abbey Craig as part of History, Heritage and Archaeology 2017.
Lemur Weekend

Lemur Weekend

12 August 2017 - 13 August 2017
It's Lemur weekend at Blair Drummond! Come along and learn about the "superheroes" of the conservation world!
Falkirk Town Heritage Tours

Falkirk Town Heritage Tours

13 August 2017
Stroll into the past with our Tour Guides and find out more about the rich heritage of Falkirk Town Centre.
Hub Club Ride

Hub Club Ride

13 August 2017
Stirling Cycle Hub's monthly Hub Club has kicked off again to help you prepare for Pedal for Scotland.
Jack & Jill Market - Falkirk

Jack & Jill Market - Falkirk

13 August 2017
Shop smartly, be savvy and save money at the Jack & Jill Market Falkirk at Grangemouth Sports Complex!
Mugdock Superdog 2017

Mugdock Superdog 2017

13 August 2017
Try out our crafty agility course and fun contests at Mugdock Superdog 2017 on 13th August.
Open Garden Tea Party in aid of Brain Tumour Charity

Open Garden Tea Party in aid of Brain Tumour Charity

13 August 2017
Burnside Cottage, Kippen is holding an Open Garden Tea Party in aid of Brain Tumour Charity on 13th August.
Pokemon Swap Day!

Pokemon Swap Day!

13 August 2017
Come along to a Pokemon Swap Day, with fun, games and prizes, at Waterstones Stirling on 13th August!
Pub Quiz at Nicky-Tams every Sunday

Pub Quiz at Nicky-Tams every Sunday

13 August 2017
Enjoy a Pub Quiz at Nicky-Tams every Sunday with a bar tab up for grabs!
Stirling Car Boot Sale & Market

Stirling Car Boot Sale & Market

13 August 2017
The Stirling Car Boot Sale & Market is held every Sunday at the Caledonian Cattle Market from 7am!
Summer Family Nature Club

Summer Family Nature Club

13 August 2017
Check out The Lodge Forest Visitor Centre fun activities at their Summer Nature Club this year!
TrailFest RunSOCIAL & Mugdock Mile Race

TrailFest RunSOCIAL & Mugdock Mile Race

13 August 2017
Join TrailFest for a social run in and around Mugdock Country Park for fun, not speed, so it’s accessible to everyone.
Weekend Workshop - Carve & Cast a Silver Ring

Weekend Workshop - Carve & Cast a Silver Ring

13 August 2017
Learn how to create a bespoke, one-off silver ring in this workshop at the Central Scotland School of Jewellery.
Woodland Fairy Experience

Woodland Fairy Experience

13 August 2017
Come and visit our Woodland Fairy Experience at North Ballochruin Farm, Balfron Station!

Events in Other Areas

Summer Event Program

Summer Event Program

08 July 2017 - 27 August 2017
The team at Kelburn have put together an incredibly exciting mix of events just in time for the Summer holidays!
Dog Splash

Dog Splash

12 August 2017 - 13 August 2017
Dog Splash is the fastest growing dog water sports event! Don't miss it when it comes to Scotland for the first time!