Days Out events in Glasgow

View all the upcoming Days Out events taking place throughout Glasgow below or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Glasgow

The Big Escape Glasgow

The Big Escape Glasgow

18th September 2020 - 31st December 2021
Glasgow City Centre

The Big Escape is a brand new interactive outdoor experience, played on your smartphone, which will turn Glasgow City Centre into a giant escape game!
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Loch Lomond Faerie Trail

Loch Lomond Faerie Trail

5th April 2021 - 30th September 2021

Loch Lomond Faerie Trail is back with a new trail mystery! Book Now for tickets right through the summer and join us in our biggest adventure yet!
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City Sightseeing Glasgow

City Sightseeing Glasgow

26th April 2021 - 19th December 2021
Various Locations Glasgow

With 21 stops where you can hop on and off to visit some of the city's leading attractions, City Sightseeing Glasgow is the perfect way to explore Glasgow!
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Glasgow City Centre Walking Tour

Glasgow City Centre Walking Tour

26th April 2021 - 19th December 2021

This is a 1.5 - 2 hour tour that will take you around all the main sites of the city, giving you an excellent opportunity to find out about Glasgow's rich history and culture!
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Festival Village: Merchant City - POSTPONED

Festival Village: Merchant City - POSTPONED

30th April 2021 - 26th September 2021

The Pop-Up Pro's are bringing their popular food market and beer garden, Festival Village, to Glasgow's Candleriggs Square!
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Fore Play Crazy Golf

Fore Play Crazy Golf

Selected dates between 30th April 2021 - 19th December 2021

Fore Play Crazy Golf is the ultimate destination offering fun for grown-ups! They've got everything from bespoke, locally-inspired crazy golf to delicious drinks and the finest street food offerings!
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The Creative Craft Show featuring The Scottish Quilting Show - POSTPONED

The Creative Craft Show featuring The Scottish Quilting Show - POSTPONED

20th May 2021 - 23rd May 2021

The Creative Craft Show returns to the SEC Glasgow between the 20th and 23rd of May 2021 and includes The Scottish Quilting Show!
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At The Flix Drive In

At The Flix Drive In

28th May 2021 - 31st May 2021

Join At The Flix for their Spring drive-in movie event with films shown on the world's largest outdoor LED screen at Prestwick Airport!
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Helicopter Flight Experience

Helicopter Flight Experience

30th May 2021 - 30th October 2021
National Event

Fly high above rolling countryside and local landmarks to witness breathtaking views like you’ve never seen before on a helicopter flight with Adventure 001!
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Helensburgh & Lomond Highland Games

Helensburgh & Lomond Highland Games

5th June 2021

The Helensburgh & Lomond Highland Games is a family-friendly event celebrating all things Scottish, featuring modern & traditional sports including Highland dancing, athletics and caber tossing!
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UEFA Euro 2020 Glasgow

UEFA Euro 2020 Glasgow

Selected dates between 14th June 2021 - 29th June 2021
Various Locations Glasgow

Glasgow is one of 12 cities that will host UEFA EURO 2020 fixtures in Summer 2021 to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the championship!
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Glasgow Mod Weekender

Glasgow Mod Weekender

25th June 2021 - 27th June 2021
Various Locations Glasgow

Friday Street Presents the 18th annual Glasgow Mod Weekender will take place between the 25th & 27th June across Blackfriars Bar, BAaD and the Barony Bar!
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Glasgow Gin Festival

Glasgow Gin Festival

26th June 2021

Scottish Gin Festivals are coming to Glasgow! Join them at the Trades Hall on Saturday 31st October for a day of local music, tapas and of course... gin!
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Shawlands Beer & Gin Festival

Shawlands Beer & Gin Festival

26th June 2021

Returning to Dumbreck Playing Fields on Saturday 26th June is the annual Shawlands Beer & Gin Festival with a bigger bar and more beer, gin and food vendors!
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Kelburn Garden Party

Kelburn Garden Party

2nd July 2021 - 5th July 2021

The Kelburn Garden Party is a music and arts festival that explodes across numerous stages, nooks and spaces throughout the magical glen and stunning gardens that surround Kelburn Castle!
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The Rum Festival Glasgow

The Rum Festival Glasgow

16th July 2021 - 17th July 2021

It's back! The UK's first travelling Rum Festival is back in Glasgow for a fourth year! Catch it at The Briggait on the 16th & 17th July!
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Resonate - POSTPONED

Resonate - POSTPONED

17th July 2021 - 18th July 2021

Whether you're a Minecraft fan, a YouTube enthusiast or a casual gamer, join thousands of others for Resonate – The Ultimate Gaming Experience!
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Cassiltoun Family Forest Fun Day

Cassiltoun Family Forest Fun Day

28th July 2021

Head along to Castlemilk Park on Wednesday 28th July for the annual Cassiltoun Family Forest Fun Day, this year's theme is Fairies & Goblins!
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Brodick Highland Games

Brodick Highland Games

7th August 2021
Brodick

The 2021 Brodick Highland Games will be held at Ormidale Park on Saturday 7th August, they're a great day out for all the family!
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Piping Live!

Piping Live!

7th August 2021 - 15th August 2021
Various Locations Glasgow

Piping Live! Glasgow's International Piping Festival is a 9-day celebration which will see events such as concerts, talks, recitals and more take place across the city!
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STREETrave

STREETrave

7th August 2021

The MASSIVE STREETrave Summer Alldayer returns to SWG3 on August 7th with an epic lineup which includes some lockdown heroes and some very special guests!
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The Gin & Rum Festival

The Gin & Rum Festival

13th August 2021 - 14th August 2021

The UK's largest Gin & Rum Festival tour is coming to Glasgow! If you're thirsty for knowledge or just want to party the night away, the Gin and Rum Festival is for you!
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Go Swim Loch Lomond

Go Swim Loch Lomond

28th August 2021

Go Swim Loch Lomond on Saturday 28th August is an open water swimming experience you'll never forget!
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Largs Viking Festival & Festival of Fire

Largs Viking Festival & Festival of Fire

28th August 2021 - 5th September 2021
Largs

The 2021 Largs Viking Festival & Festival of Fire, marking the 1263 Battle of Largs, will be held between the 28th August and 5th September!
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Sausage and Cider Fest

Sausage and Cider Fest

28th August 2021

The Sausage and Cider Fest will arrive in Glasgow for the very first time at the amazing Briggait on Saturday 28th August!
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Riverside Festival

Riverside Festival

3rd September 2021 - 5th September 2021

Riverside Festival, Scotland's premier electronic music festival, will return to the grounds of the Riverside Museum in September with a three day extravaganza!
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Loch Lomond Food & Drink Festival

Loch Lomond Food & Drink Festival

4th September 2021 - 5th September 2021

The Loch Lomond Food & Drink Festival is an amazing weekend out for all the family featuring music, cookery, real ale, fresh produce and lots of fun!
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Epilepsy Scotland Ladies Lunch

Epilepsy Scotland Ladies Lunch

5th September 2021

Bring your sparkle to the Hilton Grosvenor Glasgow in September and join Epilepsy Scotland for their fabulous annual Ladies Lunch!
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The Gin To My Tonic Show

The Gin To My Tonic Show

10th September 2021 - 12th September 2021

The Gin To My Tonic Show, the ultimate gin festival with unlimited tastings, is returning to the SEC Glasgow between the 10th and 12th September 2021!
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TRNSMT Festival

TRNSMT Festival

10th September 2021 - 12th September 2021

TRNSMT Festival will return to Glasgow Green in 2021 from 10th - 12th September, featuring headline acts Courteeners, Liam Gallagher and The Chemical Brothers!
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Clydebuilt Festival

Clydebuilt Festival

11th September 2021 - 12th September 2021

Back for a fourth year, the Clydebuilt Festival will return to the Riverside Museum and The Tall Ship at Riverside on Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th of September 2021!
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Scotland Vegan Festival

Scotland Vegan Festival

25th September 2021

On Saturday 25th September, Hampden will be home to the annual Scotland Vegan Festival, featuring over 80 stalls, demos, workshops and more!
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Great Scottish Run - Toddler, Junior & Family Events

Great Scottish Run - Toddler, Junior & Family Events

2nd October 2021

Get the whole family active by joining the Great Scottish Run's family friendly activities in George Square on Saturday 2nd October
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Great Scottish Run

Great Scottish Run

3rd October 2021

Glasgow's iconic running event returns to the city's streets in 2021 with an incredible weekend that includes the 10k, Half Marathon and Junior events!
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The Creative Craft Show / Crafts for Christmas

The Creative Craft Show / Crafts for Christmas

14th October 2021 - 17th October 2021

Two events for the price of one! The Creative Craft Show and Crafts for Christmas at the SEC Glasgow in October is the ultimate day out for hobbyists and crafters!
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Stag & Dagger Glasgow

Stag & Dagger Glasgow

13th November 2021
Various Locations Glasgow

Stag & Dagger Glasgow, Scotland's original multi-venue event and biggest new music showcase returns on Saturday 13th November!
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The Great Western

The Great Western

13th November 2021
Various Locations Glasgow

The Great Western, a festival of musical exploration and discovery held in venues across Glasgow, returns with their 2021 edition on Saturday 13th November!
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Ginfall Festival Glasgow

Ginfall Festival Glasgow

27th November 2021

Scotland's most popular Gin Festival, GinFall, returns to where it all began, the luxurious Pollokshields Burgh Hall, Glasgow, for another amazing day out on Saturday 27th November!
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IRN-BRU Carnival

IRN-BRU Carnival

22nd December 2021 - 16th January 2022

Come along to the Scottish Event Campus for plenty of festive family fun with Christmas favourite, the IRN-BRU Carnival!
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The Scottish Caravan, Motorhome & Holiday Home Show

The Scottish Caravan, Motorhome & Holiday Home Show

3rd February 2022 - 6th February 2022

The Scottish Caravan, Motorhome & Holiday Home Show returns to the Scottish Event Campus for 2022 between the 3rd and 6th of February!
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Model Rail Scotland

Model Rail Scotland

25th February 2022 - 27th February 2022

Model Rail Scotland is the biggest model railway show held in Scotland and is a must for every railway enthusiast, don't miss it at the SEC Glasgow on the 25th, 26th and 27th February 2022!
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BGCP Comic Con: Largs

BGCP Comic Con: Largs

12th March 2022
Largs

Returning for a fourth year, BGCP Comic Con presents Largs Comic Con 2022 on Saturday 12th March!
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The Dog Lover Show

The Dog Lover Show

2nd April 2022 - 3rd April 2022

The Dog Lover Show - Visit Scotland's largest dog show when it returns to the SEC Glasgow in April 2022 for another fun-packed day out for all the family!
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BGCP Comic Con: Shawlands

BGCP Comic Con: Shawlands

1st May 2022

BGCP Comic Con is coming to Shawlands in May 2022, with an array of awesome themed activities, traders and fun for all ages!
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Gig in the Goil

Gig in the Goil

6th May 2022 - 8th May 2022

Gig in the Goil returns to Argyll Holidays' Drimsynie Estate with three full days of live music, food & drink and a host of family fun!
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Ecto-Con

Ecto-Con

7th May 2022

Ecto-Con, a one day fan event to celebrate EVERYTHING Ghostbusters, is coming to The Trades Hall, Glasgow on Saturday 7th May 2022!
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Eat & Drink Festival

Eat & Drink Festival

27th May 2022 - 30th May 2022

The Eat & Drink Festival returns to the SEC Glasgow between 27th and 30th May 2022 featuring the country's top artisan producers, leading street food vendors & world-class chefs!
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Ideal Home Show Scotland

Ideal Home Show Scotland

27th May 2022 - 30th May 2022

Ideal Home Show Scotland makes a welcome return to the SEC Glasgow with a wonderland of inspiration for your home from the 27th - 30th May 2022!
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Barraloadasoul

Barraloadasoul

18th June 2022

Northern Soul, Mod and 60s R&B alldayer, Barraloadasoul, returns to The Barrowlands for another outing on Saturday 18th June 2022!
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BGCP Comic Con: Loch Lomond

BGCP Comic Con: Loch Lomond

2nd July 2022 - 3rd July 2022

BGCP Comic Con returns to Loch Lomond Shores on 2nd & 3rd July with a family-friendly event suitable for heroes of all ages!
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Events in East Renfrewshire

Run the Blades

Run the Blades

16th July 2021 - 18th July 2021

Run the Blades returns to Whitelee Windfarm for 2021 in July with three events... a 10K, Half Marathon and the 50K Ultra!

Find out about Run the Blades on What's On East Renfrewshire
Rouken Glen Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival

Rouken Glen Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival

18th September 2021 - 19th September 2021

Some of Scotland's best food trucks, street food operators and independent craft brewers will come together for a family friendly food & drink celebration in Rouken Glen Park in September!

Find out about Rouken Glen Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival on What's On East Renfrewshire
Playground Festival

Playground Festival

24th September 2021 - 26th September 2021

Playground Festival will be returning to the luscious gardens & woods of Rouken Glen Park in September featuring headline acts Underworld, Kraftwerk and Nile Rodgers & CHIC!

Find out about Playground Festival on What's On East Renfrewshire
Eaglesham Fair

Eaglesham Fair

4th June 2022

It's always a fun filled family day out at the bi-annual Eaglesham Fair being held on Saturday 4th June 2022!

Find out about Eaglesham Fair on What's On East Renfrewshire

Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

The Big Escape Edinburgh

The Big Escape Edinburgh

18th September 2020 - 31st December 2021

The Big Escape is a brand new interactive outdoor experience, played on your smartphone, which will turn Edinburgh City Centre into a giant escape game!

Find out about The Big Escape Edinburgh on What's On Edinburgh
Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Shepherd House

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Shepherd House

20th April 2021 - 22nd July 2021

Visit Shepherd House, a constantly evolving artist’s garden that never stands still, with lots of surprises including a shell house built in 2014, lavender parterres, a rill and fountains!

Find out about Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Shepherd House on What's On Edinburgh
Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Humbie Dean

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Humbie Dean

Selected dates between 22nd April 2021 - 7th October 2021

Come and visit Humbie Dean, a two-acre ornamental and woodland garden sandwiched between two burns at 600 feet with interest throughout a long season!

Find out about Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Humbie Dean on What's On Edinburgh
Fore Play Crazy Golf

Fore Play Crazy Golf

Selected dates between 30th April 2021 - 19th December 2021

Fore! The Fore Play Crazy Golf team have launched another cracking venue to eat, drink, play and up your selfie game in the heart of the Capital!

Find out about Fore Play Crazy Golf on What's On Edinburgh
Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Newliston

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Newliston

1st May 2021 - 4th June 2021

Take a walk round Newliston, a well preserved 18th-century parkland/designed landscape rather than a garden as such, full of mature rhododendrons and azaleas, fine vistas and allees of trees!

Find out about Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Newliston on What's On Edinburgh
Magic of the Séance at Lauriston Castle - CANCELLED

Magic of the Séance at Lauriston Castle - CANCELLED

Selected dates between 8th May 2021 - 26th June 2021

Sell out illusionist Ash Pryce takes you around the centuries old Lauriston Castle, demonstrating supernatural spookiness and séance magic.

Find out about Magic of the Séance at Lauriston Castle - CANCELLED on What's On Edinburgh
Sketchbook Saturday

Sketchbook Saturday

Selected dates between 8th May 2021 - 12th June 2021

It's Sketchbook Saturday at to The Palace of Holyroodhouse, so come along and sketch several spectacular spots during your visit!

Find out about Sketchbook Saturday on What's On Edinburgh
Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Tyninghame House and The Walled Garden

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Tyninghame House and The Walled Garden

Selected dates between 9th May 2021 - 4th July 2021

Enjoy a visit to Tyninghame House and The Walled Garden, awarded ‘Outstanding’ for every category in the Inventory of Gardens and Designed Landscapes of Scotland!

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Longwood

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Longwood

Selected dates between 13th May 2021 - 9th September 2021

Visit Longwood, an extensive, long-established country garden at 800 feet, undergoing renewal. There are ducks and hens, stream and ponds as well as areas of wild garden.

Find out about Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Longwood on What's On Edinburgh
Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Redcroft

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Redcroft

15th May 2021 - 16th May 2021

An attractive Arts and Crafts house, Redcroft is a mature walled garden with a variety of different features and habitats.

Find out about Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Redcroft on What's On Edinburgh
Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: 101 Greenbank Crescent

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: 101 Greenbank Crescent

22nd May 2021 - 23rd May 2021

101 Greenbank Crescent hides a fascinating garden on a steeply sloped site, with views over Braidburn Valley Park to the Pentland hills.

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Moray Place and Bank Gardens

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Moray Place and Bank Gardens

23rd May 2021

Visit the amazing communal gardens for the Residents of the Moray Estate. Between them they stretch over 9 acres offering an atmosphere of tranquillity within the city centre!

itison Drive-In Movies

itison Drive-In Movies

28th May 2021 - 30th May 2021

itison, Scotland's pioneer of Drive In movie events, are transforming Hopetoun House outside Edinburgh for an epic May Bank Holiday weekend of Harry Potter and Batman Drive In movies!

Find out about itison Drive-In Movies on What's On Edinburgh
Family Encounters at the Botanics

Family Encounters at the Botanics

Selected dates between 29th May 2021 - 6th June 2021

The majority of the Family Encounters offer takes place over two weekends in the stunning surroundings of the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh.

Find out about Family Encounters at the Botanics on What's On Edinburgh
In the Night Garden Live

In the Night Garden Live

29th May 2021 - 30th May 2021

In the Night Garden Live is the perfect musical theatre experience for the entire family and comes to the King’s Theatre in May as part of a UK tour.

Find out about In the Night Garden Live on What's On Edinburgh
Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Hunter’s Tryst

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Hunter’s Tryst

29th May 2021 - 30th May 2021

Hunter’s Tryst is a well-stocked and beautifully designed, mature, medium-sized, wildlife-friendly town garden.

Find out about Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Hunter’s Tryst on What's On Edinburgh
Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Rivaldsgreen House

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Rivaldsgreen House

29th May 2021

Come and visit Rivaldsgreen House in Linlithgow with its mature two-acre garden with mixed herbaceous, rose and tree planting!

The National Whisky Festival

The National Whisky Festival

5th June 2021

Following popular previous editions, The National Whisky Festival will be making its way back to Edinburgh in June.

Find out about The National Whisky Festival on What's On Edinburgh
The Lauriston Horror Tour

The Lauriston Horror Tour

Selected dates between 12th June 2021 - 24th October 2021

Come along and see the sights of the castle as never seen before – hear the history of the castle and ghostly tales of the city with your professional tour guide.

Find out about The Lauriston Horror Tour on What's On Edinburgh
The Royal Highland Show - CANCELLED

The Royal Highland Show - CANCELLED

17th June 2021 - 20th June 2021

One of Scotland's most iconic events, The Royal Highland Show, returns to the Royal Highland Centre between the 17th and 20th June 2021!

Find out about The Royal Highland Show - CANCELLED on What's On Edinburgh
Let’s Rock Scotland

Let’s Rock Scotland

19th June 2021

Let's Rock Scotland, the Ultimate 80's Festival, returns to Dalkeith Country Park on Saturday 19th June 2021 with a fantastic lineup of artists bringing you the very best of the 80’s!

Find out about Let’s Rock Scotland on What's On Edinburgh
Queen Victoria’s Palace

Queen Victoria’s Palace

20th June 2021

Join us for a day of family activities exploring Queen Victoria's time at the Palace of Holyroodhouse.

Find out about Queen Victoria’s Palace on What's On Edinburgh
Victorian Objects Up Close

Victorian Objects Up Close

20th June 2021

Surrounded by the exhibition Victoria and Albert, come along and find out more about what life was like at the Palace of Holyroodhouse in the nineteenth century!

Find out about Victorian Objects Up Close on What's On Edinburgh
Tough Mudder Scotland

Tough Mudder Scotland

3rd July 2021 - 4th July 2021

Tough Mudder is coming to Dalkeith Country Park this July. Will it be the classic 10 mile series of obstacles and mud runs or the shorter, 5k course? Both will push your physical and mental limits!

Find out about Tough Mudder Scotland on What's On Edinburgh
Digital Event: Family Craft – Tea Party Garland Decoration

Digital Event: Family Craft – Tea Party Garland Decoration

13th July 2021

Make your own tea party garland at home, the perfect decoration for a sunny day garden picnic!

Edinburgh Craft Beer Festival

Edinburgh Craft Beer Festival

16th July 2021 - 17th July 2021

The Edinburgh Craft Beer Festival returns in 2021 with a world class line-up of breweries, headline music acts and Scotland’s finest street food!

Find out about Edinburgh Craft Beer Festival on What's On Edinburgh
Scottish Festival of Motoring

Scottish Festival of Motoring

18th July 2021

Brand new 'Scottish Festival of Motoring' is coming to the Royal Highland Centre Edinburgh on Sunday 18th July 2021, it's a must go event for all the family!

Find out about Scottish Festival of Motoring on What's On Edinburgh
Edinburgh Food Festival

Edinburgh Food Festival

23rd July 2021 - 1st August 2021

Celebrate all things great in food & drink when the Edinburgh Food Festival returns to George Square Gardens IN 2021!

Find out about Edinburgh Food Festival on What's On Edinburgh
Slam Tent

Slam Tent

30th July 2021 - 1st August 2021

The legendary Slam Tent is returning to Edinburgh this summer - from 30th July to 1st August.

Find out about Slam Tent on What's On Edinburgh
Edinburgh Gin Festival 2021

Edinburgh Gin Festival 2021

31st July 2021

The Edinburgh Gin Festival is coming to Central Hall on Saturday 31st July! Come along and meet the distillers, chat, sample and even buy a bottle to take home!

Find out about Edinburgh Gin Festival 2021 on What's On Edinburgh
Funbox Presents Jungle Party - POSTPONED

Funbox Presents Jungle Party - POSTPONED

31st July 2021 - 1st August 2021

It's time to stop 'lion' around, pack up your 'trunks', be a 'snappy dresser' and get up to some 'monkey business' because FUNBOX are having a JUNGLE PARTY at Howden Park Centre and you're invited!

Find out about Funbox Presents Jungle Party - POSTPONED on What's On Edinburgh
Truckfest Scotland

Truckfest Scotland

31st July 2021 - 1st August 2021

Scotland’s biggest and best truck show returns to Edinburgh’s Royal Highland Centre on the 3rd & 4th August. A great day out for the family!

Find out about Truckfest Scotland on What's On Edinburgh
Foodies Festival

Foodies Festival

6th August 2021 - 8th August 2021

Foodies Festival, the UK’s biggest food festival, returns to Edinburgh’s Inverleith Park 6th, 7th and 8th August 2021!

Find out about Foodies Festival on What's On Edinburgh
Forth on The Fringe

Forth on The Fringe

6th August 2021 - 7th August 2021

Forth on the Fringe is our annual one stop shop for all the essential acts you need to see at this year’s Edinburgh Festival. Catch it at Edinburgh Playhouse on 6th and 7th August 2021!

Find out about Forth on The Fringe on What's On Edinburgh
Party at the Palace

Party at the Palace

7th August 2021 - 8th August 2021

The award winning Party at The Palace will return in 2021, taking place on Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th August.

Find out about Party at the Palace on What's On Edinburgh
MagicFest at the Fringe - The Secret Room

MagicFest at the Fringe - The Secret Room

Selected dates between 8th August 2021 - 21st August 2021

What mysteries does Lauriston Castle conceal? Come along and explore untold mysteries in the Secret Room!

Find out about MagicFest at the Fringe - The Secret Room on What's On Edinburgh
Edinburgh Wedding Exhibition

Edinburgh Wedding Exhibition

11th September 2021 - 12th September 2021

Dive headfirst into wedding planning at Edinburgh’s Largest Wedding Exhibition at BT Murrayfield Stadium. It's wedding heaven!

Find out about Edinburgh Wedding Exhibition on What's On Edinburgh
Scots at War at the Castle

Scots at War at the Castle

11th September 2021

Join Scots at War for an interactive family experience where you can join Scotland's army of yesterday- today!

Find out about Scots at War at the Castle on What's On Edinburgh
Upstairs Downstairs

Upstairs Downstairs

19th September 2021

Come along to Lauriston where you will don an apron and mob cap to make lemonade and biscuits in the old kitchen then visit the magnificent rooms upstairs!

Find out about Upstairs Downstairs on What's On Edinburgh
The Rum Festival Edinburgh

The Rum Festival Edinburgh

24th September 2021 - 25th September 2021

It's back! The UK's first travelling Rum Festival is back in Edinburgh for a fourth year! Catch it on the 24th & 25th of September!

Find out about The Rum Festival Edinburgh on What's On Edinburgh
The Ultimate 90’s Rave

The Ultimate 90’s Rave

25th September 2021

Scotland’s biggest ever 90’s dance festival, The Ultimate 90’s Rave, is coming to The Royal Highland Centre, Ingliston on 25th September!

Find out about The Ultimate 90’s Rave on What's On Edinburgh
Edinburgh Juniper Festival

Edinburgh Juniper Festival

1st October 2021 - 3rd October 2021

The Juniper Festival, 'Scotland’s Best Gin Fest', returns to Summerhall in October 2021.

Find out about Edinburgh Juniper Festival on What's On Edinburgh
Riverdance: The New 25th Anniversary Show

Riverdance: The New 25th Anniversary Show

5th October 2021 - 6th October 2021

Riverdance: The New 25th Anniversary Show comes to Edinburgh Playhouse in October 2021, immersing you in the extraordinary and elemental power of its music and dance!

Find out about Riverdance: The New 25th Anniversary Show on What's On Edinburgh
Family Special Event: Ghost of the Castle - Hallowe’en Horrors

Family Special Event: Ghost of the Castle - Hallowe’en Horrors

23rd October 2021 - 24th October 2021

It’s not Hallowe’en season without ghost stories in old castles with strange characters, bizarre house staff, and spooky mysteries, now is it?

Hop Run 2021

Hop Run 2021

23rd October 2021

Hop Run, in partnership with Stewart Brewing, after a covid-19 break, will be back for its second year on Saturday 23rd October 2021!

Find out about Hop Run 2021 on What's On Edinburgh
Ian Waite and Vincent Simone - the Ballroom Boys Act 2

Ian Waite and Vincent Simone - the Ballroom Boys Act 2

23rd October 2021

The Ballroom Boys double act Ian Waite and Vincent Simone are set to return with a brand new show! Catch it at the Howden Park Centre in October!

Find out about Ian Waite and Vincent Simone - the Ballroom Boys Act 2 on What's On Edinburgh
The Terror Trail

The Terror Trail

23rd October 2021 - 24th October 2021

The Edinburgh Horror Festival have created an all new interactive morning adventure for families at Lauriston Castle.

Find out about The Terror Trail on What's On Edinburgh
Terminal V Festival - Halloween 2021

Terminal V Festival - Halloween 2021

30th October 2021 - 31st October 2021

Terminal V returns to The Royal Highland Centre for two days, taking place over Halloween weekend 30th + 31st October!

Find out about Terminal V Festival - Halloween 2021 on What's On Edinburgh
Stag & Dagger Edinburgh

Stag & Dagger Edinburgh

14th November 2021

Stag & Dagger, Scotland's original multi-venue event and biggest new music showcase returns to Edinburgh on Sunday 14th November!

Find out about Stag & Dagger Edinburgh on What's On Edinburgh
The Great Eastern

The Great Eastern

27th November 2021

The Great Eastern is a brand new all-day music festival taking place in Edinburgh on 27th November 2021.

Find out about The Great Eastern on What's On Edinburgh
Edinburgh Vegan Festival

Edinburgh Vegan Festival

28th November 2021

Don't miss the Edinburgh Vegan Festival, taking place on Sunday 28th November 2021 at Out of the Blue Drill Hall!

Find out about Edinburgh Vegan Festival on What's On Edinburgh
An Edwardian Christmas

An Edwardian Christmas

5th December 2021

It’s Christmas 1910 all the family and staff come together to enjoy the season. Walk through Lauriston Castle on a special tour watching the performance by Edinburgh Living History unfold!

Find out about An Edwardian Christmas on What's On Edinburgh
A Family Edwardian Christmas at Lauriston Castle

A Family Edwardian Christmas at Lauriston Castle

12th December 2021

Join us at Lauriston Castle for our annual Christmas event where you can capture the magic of Christmas past!

Find out about A Family Edwardian Christmas at Lauriston Castle on What's On Edinburgh
The 10th Annual Scottish Tattoo Convention

The 10th Annual Scottish Tattoo Convention

26th March 2022 - 27th March 2022

The 10th Annual Scottish Tattoo Convention returns to The Edinburgh Corn Exchange in March 2022, bigger and better than ever!

Find out about The 10th Annual Scottish Tattoo Convention on What's On Edinburgh
Edinburgh Comic Con 2022

Edinburgh Comic Con 2022

16th April 2022 - 17th April 2022

Edinburgh Comic Con returns to the EICC in 2022 and once more, it will be a weekend of madness from the world of film and TV, comic books, gaming, cosplay and much more.

Find out about Edinburgh Comic Con 2022 on What's On Edinburgh
BGCP Comic Con: Bathgate

BGCP Comic Con: Bathgate

25th June 2022

BGCP Comic Con is coming to Bathgate for the first time, with an array of awesome themed activities, traders and fun for all ages!

Find out about BGCP Comic Con: Bathgate on What's On Edinburgh

Events in Fife

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Glassmount House

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Glassmount House

1st April 2021 - 30th September 2021

Explore Glassmount House gardens, a densely planted walled garden and surrounding woodland with an A-listed sun dial, Mackenzie & Moncur greenhouse and historical doocot.

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Willowhill

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Willowhill

24th April 2021 - 30th August 2021

Willowhill is an evolving three-acre garden with a series of mixed borders designed with different vibrant colour combinations for effect all season.

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: South Flisk

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: South Flisk

Selected dates between 25th April 2021 - 23rd May 2021

The spectacular views over Fife to Perthshire and Angus and the large flooded quarry full of fish, planted with impressive marginals, make the garden at South Flisk very special in the area.

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: The Tower

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: The Tower

1st May 2021 - 21st August 2021

Set on a hill, this one-acre Edwardian landscaped garden has panoramic views over the River Tay.

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Kirklands

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Kirklands

23rd May 2021

Kirklands, built in 1832, has a walled garden, terraces, woodland garden and over the bridge there is 20 acres of woodland with a pathway by the burn.

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Lindores House

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Lindores House

Selected dates between 23rd May 2021 - 25th July 2021

Enjoy a woodland walk beside the loch and stunning views from the garden of Lindores House!

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Straiton Farmhouse

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Straiton Farmhouse

Selected dates between 23rd May 2021 - 13th June 2021

Straiton Farmhouse offers a profusion of cottage garden favourites - including poppies, foxgloves, lupins - together with unusual and varied herbaceous and tree peonies.

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Earlshall Castle

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Earlshall Castle

Selected dates between 30th May 2021 - 27th June 2021

This extensive, exquisitely designed garden, perfectly complements Earlshall Castle, restored by Sir Robert Lorimer in the 1890s.

Dunfermline Fresh Air Festival 2021

Dunfermline Fresh Air Festival 2021

5th June 2021

Don't miss some free family fun at the Fresh Air Festival in Dunfermline Public Park on 5th June!

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Dunfermline Fake Festival

Dunfermline Fake Festival

3rd July 2021

We’re back! After skipping a year, Dunfermline Fake Festival returns to Pittencrieff Park on 3rd July.

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Aberdour Festival

Aberdour Festival

30th July 2021 - 8th August 2021

The Aberdour Festival is possibly the best festival of the Summer, each year playing host to an exciting and packed programme of events!

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Glenrothes Gin Festival

Glenrothes Gin Festival

31st July 2021

Scottish Gin Festivals are coming to Glenrothes! Join them at Rothes Halls on Saturday 31st July for an afternoon of local music, tapas and of course... gin!

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LIVE Family Wrestling - Glenrothes - CANCELLED

LIVE Family Wrestling - Glenrothes - CANCELLED

22nd August 2021

Enjoy an action-packed, top-rated, must-see show suitable for all ages when LIVE Family Wrestling comes to Rothes Halls!

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Anstruther Harbour Festival

Anstruther Harbour Festival

3rd September 2021 - 5th September 2021

The Anstruther Harbour Festival returns in 2021 with a host of great events - don't miss it!

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Outwith Festival 2021: Live Music

Outwith Festival 2021: Live Music

11th September 2021

The Outwith All-Dayer: Live music will take place from 3pm until midnight on Saturday 11th September 2021 in the heart of Dunfermline’s historic town centre.

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Cupar Gin Festival

Cupar Gin Festival

25th September 2021

Scottish Gin Festivals are returning to Cupar! Join them at Cupar Corn Exchange on Saturday 25th September for an afternoon of local music, tapas and of course... gin!

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Ian Waite and Vincent Simone - the Ballroom Boys Act 2

Ian Waite and Vincent Simone - the Ballroom Boys Act 2

24th October 2021

The Ballroom Boys double act Ian Waite and Vincent Simone are set to return with a brand new show! Catch it at the Alhambra Theatre Dunfermline in October.

Spook’Ore

Spook’Ore

29th October 2021 - 31st October 2021

Spook'Ore is a family friendly Halloween event at Lochore Meadows. Something for everyone and don’t worry it’s not that scary!

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Prog in the Park 2.0

Prog in the Park 2.0

2nd April 2022

PROG IN THE PARK 2.0 is taking place at the Glen Pavilion, Pittencrief Park Dunfermline in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support Scotland. Don't miss 12 hours of quality prog rock Live!

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Events in Lanarkshire

Wildfire Festival

Wildfire Festival

25th June 2021 - 27th June 2021

Scotland's award winning rock festival, WildFire Festival, makes a welcome return between the 25th and 27th June 2021 to Scotland's highest village, Wanlockhead!

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Rock & Roll Rampage

Rock & Roll Rampage

3rd July 2021

Rock n Roll Rampage, Scotland's premier Rock n Roll festival, returns for its fifth year running to Gartcosh Social Club on July 3rd!

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MusicFest Mainstage

MusicFest Mainstage

4th September 2021

Musicfest Mainstage is family-friendly, one-day music festival being held within the grounds of the Uddingston Cricket Club on Saturday 4th September 2021 as part of the Bothwell Scarecrow Festival!

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It’s A Knockout

It’s A Knockout

17th September 2021 - 19th September 2021

St. Andrew's Hospice are holding their annual 'It’s A Knockout' charity event in Strathclyde Park between the 17th & 19th September!

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GinFall Festival Hamilton

GinFall Festival Hamilton

6th November 2021

Now established as THE BIGGEST One Day Gin Festival in Scotland, GinFall Hamilton returns to the Hamilton Town House on Saturday 6th November!

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BGCP Comic Con: Rutherglen

BGCP Comic Con: Rutherglen

5th February 2022

It's that time of year to suit up, put on your best cape and mask to make your way to the the iconic Rutherglen Town Hall on Saturday 5th February for the return of BGCP Comic Con: Rutherglen!

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Stereofunk Festival

Stereofunk Festival

30th April 2022

Celebrating 15 years, Stereofunk Festival will now take place on Saturday 30th April 2022 at Strathclyde Country Park!

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Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Pedal The Park

Pedal The Park

23rd May 2021

Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park and Ride63 Community Cycling Club are delighted to be once again hosting Pedal the Park on Sunday 23rd May!

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Greenock Gin Festival

Greenock Gin Festival

12th June 2021

Scottish Gin Festivals are coming to Greenock! Join them at Greenock Town Hall on Saturday 12th June for an evening of local music, tapas and of course... gin!

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McGill’s Greenock Depot Open Day

McGill’s Greenock Depot Open Day

3rd July 2021

McGill's Buses will be celebrating their 20th anniversary with an Open Day at their Greenock Depot on Saturday 3rd July!

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Scotland’s Boat Show

Scotland’s Boat Show

8th October 2021 - 10th October 2021

Scotland’s Boat Show returns to Kip Marina, Inverkip between the 8th and 10th October 2021!

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Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Kilbryde Castle

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Kilbryde Castle

23rd May 2021

Come and explore Kilbride Castle gardens on Sunday 23rd May! They cover some 12 acres and are situated above the Ardoch Burn and below the castle.

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Shrubhill

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Shrubhill

30th May 2021

Explore two acres of mixed, informal planting of some unusual rhododendrons, azaleas, specimen trees and other shrubs at Shrubhill!

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Comedy Beer Garden Tour

Comedy Beer Garden Tour

3rd July 2021

Join Des McLean and Susie McCabe for an afternoon of laughter as they bring their Comedy Beer Garden Tour to Stirling!

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164th Famous Alva Games.

164th Famous Alva Games.

10th July 2021

The 164th Famous Alva Games will return on Saturday 10th July bringing you all a great family day out!

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Stirling Highland Games

Stirling Highland Games

21st August 2021

The annual Stirling Highland Games returns for its 150-year celebration on Saturday 21st August 2021, promising a great day out for all the family!

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Vibration Festival 2021

Vibration Festival 2021

4th September 2021

Join us for Vibration Festival, Scotland's newest boutique awarding winning family friendly music festival, in the stunning grounds of Callendar Park, Falkirk on Saturday 4th September!

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Bo’Ness Gin Festival

Bo’Ness Gin Festival

18th September 2021

Join Scottish Gin Festivals at Bo'ness Town Hall on Saturday 18th September for a special afternoon of local music, tapas and of course... gin!

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The Callander Jazz and Blues Festival

The Callander Jazz and Blues Festival

1st October 2021 - 3rd October 2021

Whatever your taste in music, come along and enjoy the atmosphere of the annual Callander Jazz and Blues Festival this October!

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Stirling Scottish Marathon 2021

Stirling Scottish Marathon 2021

24th October 2021

It doesn't matter if you are elite runner, fun runner, first timer or a spectator! The Stirling Scottish Marathon 2021 will include something for everyone!

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Stirling Whisky Festival 2021

Stirling Whisky Festival 2021

30th October 2021

Stirling Whisky Festival welcomes distilleries from all over to celebrate with over 100 drams to sample, it's a whisky connoisseur dream!

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Stirling Gin Festival

Stirling Gin Festival

6th November 2021

Central Scotland’s first, biggest and best Gin Festival is returning in 2021 and held again at The Golden Lion Hotel on 6th November!

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Drymen Show

Drymen Show

28th May 2022

Strathendrick Agricultural Society's Drymen Show is taking place on Saturday 28th May 2022. Come along for another great family day out!

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Killin Music Festival

Killin Music Festival

17th June 2022 - 19th June 2022

Killin Music Festival is an electric three day festival of music, features bands and artists on the main stage as well as fringe events throughout the area.

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BGCP Comic Con: Stirling

BGCP Comic Con: Stirling

16th July 2022

Stirling BGCP Comic Con returns to the The Albert Halls on Saturday 16th July 2022, bringing you all the best and current offerings from the geek world!

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