Have fun discovering Glasgow with two, quirky, heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt courtesy of Curious About!
Whether you're wishing to purchase a few hidden treasures, interested in selling or just wishing for an enjoyable day out, there is something for everyone at Ayr's Sunday Market and Car Boot Sale!
Browse the stalls and bag yourself a bargain at Blochairn Car Boot Sale every Sunday from 6am to 3pm!
Enjoy a wee walk and a premium whisky tasting in a local pub with a fun, local guide and see a new side to the city on your trip with this small group tour with Walking Tours in Glasgow!
Glasgow Life will throw open the doors of the beautiful Kelvingrove Bandstand for a fantastic week-long FREE programme of children and family events!
Baltic Street Adventure Playground is running a holiday programme until 13th of August, Tuesday to Saturday. It's free to attend and has lots for the kids to do!
Head along to Castlemilk Park on Wednesday 27th July for the annual Cassiltoun Family Forest Fun Day, this year's theme is Fairies & Goblins!
As part of Scotland's Gardens Scheme you can visit Glenarn in Rhu, Helensburgh, for a Plant Sale on Sunday 21st August!
Citizens Theatre presents The Comedy of Errors, Shakespeare's riotous tale of mistaken identity and reunited families, as part of the Live at No.40 outdoor festival!
Glasgow Children's Hospital Charity's annual 10K Sponsored Walk & Fun Day is back! Come and walk alongside your heroes at Kelvingrove Park on Sunday 4th September!
Join the team at RSPB Scotland Loch Lomond in Gartocharn and go in search of some natural foodie delights!
Loch Lomond Shores is set to host their fantastic Christmas Festival on Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th December featuring street food, children's entertainers and rides, live entertainment and more!
Rouken Glen Junior Parkrun is a weekly, free 2km timed run held on Sunday mornings at Rouken Glen Park!
Join the Whitelee Rangers on their free weekly parent & baby walking group which meets on Tuesday mornings at 10am at Whitelee Windfarm Visitor Centre!
East Renfrewshire Culture and Leisure are running their popular All-Stars camps 5 days a week throughout the Summer Holidays!
Join Mearns Castle Golf Academy throughout the summer for their Kids Summer Golf Camps covering all aspects of golf including putting, chipping, pitching, irons and driving!
Looking for something different for your kids during the Summer Holidays? Off Grid Kids are running their outdoor camps for primary school children!
The Whitelee Countryside Rangers' Boggy Beasties summer holiday club will return for 2022 and booking are now being taken!
Eaglesham's first and only beer festival returns on Saturday 9th July... now an annual event offering craft beer, fine wines, thirst-quenching cider, great food and live entertainment!
Enjoy an explosive evening of short fuses and tall tales, as five actors try to pull off the most infamous conspiracy in history at Greenbank Garden!
Bring the whole family and experience the magic of Greenbank Garden's relaxed and elegant surroundings, whilst helping Mother Nature at the same time!
Join Derek and Laura Harrison as they open their beautiful garden in Newton Mearns on Sunday 17th July as part of Scotland's Gardens Scheme!
Join family and friends for what promises to be one of the most splendid evenings of the summer when Chapterhouse Theatre Company bring Pride and Prejudice to Greenbank Garden!
Join the Whitelee Countryside Rangers for full day hike taking in some of the unusual spots of interest at windfarm!
Foodies Festival, the UK's biggest celebration of food, drink and music is coming to Rouken Glen Park in August!
The annual Giffnock Beer Festival returns for a seventh outing to GHA Rugby Club on Saturday 27th August!
Canine Capers is a fun annual event, especially for dogs and their owners, organised by the Whitelee Countryside Rangers!
Take to the streets for the annual Giffnock Village Classic Car Show on Saturday 3rd September - and remember to bring along the family!
Join the countryside ranger for a twilight walk to track down the bats around Dams To Darnley Country Park, and find out all about these nocturnal creatures!
What if for one night of the year, evil triumphs over good? Find out what would happen this Halloween at Whitelee Windfarm!
Join the Whitelee Rangers at their firework free zone on Saturday 5th November and walk your dog in peace!
Robin and his pals need your help this winter to put on a feast like no other, join the Whitelee Countryside Rangers and make a bird-feeders to delight your feathered friends!
It's the winter solstice, so why not the Whitelee Countryside Rangers for some fresh air, a brew with a view, and maybe a mince pie or two?
Join photographer Simon Messer in Edinburgh old town as he shows you the very best places to take some truly special pictures!
Join photographer Simon Messer in Edinburgh Old Town for your Personal PhotoShoot Experience! It's perfect for couples, families and solo travelers alike.
Have fun discovering Edinburgh on this quirky, self-guided, heritage walk with a treasure hunt theme from Curious About!
Experience Edinburgh's original and award winning Farmers' Market at Castle Terrace every Saturday from 9am - 2pm!
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement with the arrival of the weekly market, home to art, crafts, jewellery, gifts, not to mention amazing locally made food!
The weekly Leith Market has it all - fresh meats, fish, bread, veggies, fruits, cheeses, home bakes, olives, jams, chutneys, oils, smokehouse products and lots more!
The weekly Stockbridge Market is a foodie heaven featuring creative crafts, original artwork, superb street food. Eat, meet, greet or treat - there is something for everyone!
Come and join us at Edinburgh Car Boot Sale Market for some bargains and for sellers to have a clearout!
This is an exciting outdoor based club for 7-12 year olds with a keen interest in nature and the outdoors, whatever the weather.
Hopetoun Junior Rangers is a fun, monthly outdoors club for 11-18 year olds with an interest in nature and the countryside.
Join Surgeons' Hall Museums on their 5* weekend walking tour through Edinburgh’s old town and hear tales of old Edinburgh, disease, dissection and curious methods of treatment!
A monthly market for West Linton, held on the first Saturday of the month, showcasing artisan foods, produce and crafts!
Segway Events is coming to Vogrie Country Park Edinburgh on selected dates in 2022. Book your experience now!
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!
This long garden in a corner site of Glassel Park Estate is planted mostly by plant type with water features and an unheated conservatory contains cacti and insectivorous plants.
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!
Enjoy this Ranger-led walk at Hopetoun House will guide you through the nature and history of Hopetoun’s designed landscape.
101 Greenbank Crescent hides a fascinating garden on a steeply sloped site, with views over Braidburn Valley Park to the Pentland hills.
Join a Ranger on a guided walk around Holyrood Park's High Road. Enjoy spectacular views and hear fascinating tales from Holyrood's past!
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!
The Pop-Up Pro's are bringing their popular food market and beer garden, Festival Village, to the rooftop at Waverley Mall once again this Summer!
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.
A large, formal lily pond now forms the focal point in front of the house. There is a large pond, another lily pond and a woodland garden with a burn running through.
Visit Fairnielaw with its mixture of both formal and wild areas with beautiful views towards Traprain Law and the Garleton Hills at the highest point!
Paddington ‘Marmalade Messiness’ is an outdoor adventure for families who love to immerse themselves in storytelling, theatre and puppetry, suitable for all ages.
Taylor’s of Edinburgh return to Sighthill Public Park with their popular annual Edinburgh Colour Bomb Carnival between Friday 24th June and Saturday 9th July!
Claremont is an eclectic garden created over the past 18 years. There are three ponds (one very large), a rockery, a dovecot, rose patio and a few interesting trees including a grand monkey puzzle.
Nickleodeon Experience announces a nationwide outdoor adventure tour bringing fans' favourites shows to life this summer, kicking off in Saughton Park, Edinburgh from 1st to 14th July!
Pop superstar Olly Murs will be heading out on a tour of stunning outdoor venues across the UK in 2022, catch him live at Edinburgh Castle on Friday 8th July 2022!
Enjoy a day out as you visit the garden of Broadwoodside in East Lothian on 8th or 9th July!
Join Anna Canning, an expert botanist and wild plant forager, on this guided walk around Hopetoun and collect some wild ingredients to make a delicious snack or herbal remedy.
Stopping at places of local interest, enjoy a free 13 mile social ride at a relaxed pace on 9th July, organised by West Lothian Sustrans volunteers!
Scottish Opera's Pop-up Opera is back with three brilliant half-hour shows for audiences of all ages at Edinburgh Park on 9th and 10th July!
Join Wild Thyme Wellness for a Forest Bathing walk at Hermitage of Braid Nature Reserve. It's designed to help you slow down, enjoy the present moment, allowing nature to nurture your mind and body.
Join Chapterhouse Theatre Company for best loved of all fairytales as they perform Cinderella against the backdrop of Edinburgh Zoo’s beautiful Mansion House on 19th July!
Celebrate all things great in food & drink when the Edinburgh Food Festival returns to George Square Gardens in July 2022!
9 Braid Farm Road is an interesting and quirky organic garden of different styles and areas.
Come and enjoy tea, home baking and a chat with our friendly plot-holders at this independent allotment site is a tranquil and charming space, hidden away in a built-up area!
Pentland Crescent Gardens include three neighbouring gardens (two of which are new for 2022). They are all laid out very differently, offering a wide range of ideas for visitors.
Set against the backdrop of Edinburgh Zoo’s beautiful Mansion House, Chapterhouse Theatre Company bring the beautiful story of Pride and Prejudice to life!
Returning this summer, Edinburgh Zoo will host the wonderful Chapterhouse Theatre Company who are bringing their new production of Romeo and Juliet!
Now in it's fourth year, The Royal Society Of Edinburgh summer events programme, Curious, is back from 1st to 14th August!
Enjoy your Bank Holiday at Hopetoun with a Ranger-led stroll along the foreshore exploring the best of West Lothian's geological resource!
Foodies Festival, the UK's biggest celebration of food, drink and music is returns to Inverleith Park, Edinburgh in August!
Join us at Surgeons Hall Museums on our inaugural BSL walking tour through Edinburgh’s old town on 6th August!
The family friendly Out East Festival is headed your way on Saturday the 6th and Sunday 7th of August 2022 at the beautiful Dalkeith Country Park!
The Tartan Titan inflatable assault course, the next blockbuster addition to Conifox Adventure Park, arrives this Summer!
Taking place in the heart of Scotland's capital city, the third edition of Edinburgh Summer Sessions pops up against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle!
Hunter’s Tryst is a well-stocked and beautifully designed, mature, medium-sized, wildlife-friendly town garden.
Join Jump Edinburgh for this challenging but beautiful way to explore Edinburgh with a friendly and supportive group on Saturday 13th August!
Come and spend some time drawing outdoors in the very varied surroundings of The Water of Leith with artist Rosemary Taylor on Saturday 13th August!
Whitburgh House Walled Garden is a contemporary, stylish one-acre walled garden, 700 feet above sea level, a lively forward-looking and an unexpected gem.
Race for Life Pretty Muddy is a brilliant 5k muddy obstacle course. Have fun with your friends whilst raising valuable funds for life-saving research!
This Halloween, Edinburgh Zoo Spooktacular! returns with a new series of family-friendly frights.
Come along for a gentle Ranger-led walk on to explore the fascinating world of fungi at Hopetoun House.
Explore the sights and sounds of Christmas in this magical after dark experience when it returns to the Royal Botanic Gardens in Edinburgh!
Kirkcaldy Boot and Mart, indoor and outdoor every Saturday, Sunday and Wednesday... all welcome!
Bowhouse Market Weekends are a celebration of the best food and drink from Fife and beyond with a host of food and drink producers and the opportunity to try a great selection of street food.
Join an expert guide on a tour of the world's most famous golf course. Walk in the footsteps of icons of the game and experience a player's eye view of the fabled links.
Come along to Leven Artisan Market! Just like our previous monthly markets we will have a variety of stalls selling, artisan crafts, homewares, cosmetics and speciality food and drink.
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.
Set on a hill, this one-acre Edwardian landscaped garden has panoramic views over the River Tay.
Willowhill is an evolving three-acre garden with a series of mixed borders designed with different vibrant colour combinations for effect all season.
Join us at St Andrews Botanic Garden for walks with our Garden Team on the second Wednesday of each month and walks with our Director on the last Wednesday of each month.
Gardener's Cottage was originally part of the Craigflower Estate and what remains of the original botanical collection is maintained by the current owners.
Callaway Golf and St Andrews Links have created a new and unique visitor experience, The Big Bag Trail, as the countdown continues to the 150th Open returning to Fife.
The Yes-U-Are Partnership hold a monthly Indoor & Outdoor Arts & Crafts Market & Car Boot Sale in the Erskine Building, Dunfermline!
Check out all the events taking place in July at Froglife: Fife Living Waters in Cowdenbeath!
Come and visit Coul House Gardens, a hidden gem lying within the grounds of Coul House, an imposing B-listed Victorian farmhouse which dates back to circa 1875.
Burntisland Highland Games, the second-oldest highland games in the world, will take place on Monday 18th July 2022 from 10am.
The Aberdour Festival is possibly the best festival of the Summer, each year playing host to an exciting and packed programme of events!
While only about a third of an acre in size, 29a Low Road it is laid out with a spacious lawn and has several secluded areas to sit, enjoy the peace and listen to the birdsong.
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire on one of their regular health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether!
Drumpellier Junior Parkrun is a weekly, free 2km timed run held on Sunday mornings at Drumpellier Country Park!
An undercover car boot sale is held at Lanark Agricultural Market on Sundays throughout the year from 8am to 2pm!
Held weekly on Sundays Chatelherault Market showcases the best of hand-made products from designers and producers across Scotland!
New Lanark's regular indoor and outdoor market's showcase the best of hand-made products from designers and producers across Scotland!
Strathaven Miniature Railway reopens for the 2022 season in April and will run every Saturday until the end of September!
View badgers, bats and other nocturnal creatures on a Badger Watch event organised by the Falls of Clyde Rangers!
After 50 million years, the dinosaurs are back... and they're even more hungry! Don't miss your chance to spot them on the Jurassic Lanark Trail this Summer!
Explore more at the National Museum of Rural Life this summer with their new Nature Track Packs!
Little Sparta is Ian Hamilton Finlay's greatest work of art. Come and explore the grounds as part of Scotland’s Gardens Scheme!
Over the summer RSPB Baron's Haugh will be hosting four Nature Club sessions giving budding young naturalists the opportunity to find out more about their local wildlife!
Uddingston Sport Camps are back for the Summer Holidays with five weeks of multi sport camps between the 4th July and 5th August!
Join The Conservation Volunteers in a BioBlitz at David Livingstone Birthplace! With over 11 acres of grounds it's the perfect place to explore!
Discover the beauty of the South Calder water as it makes its way through the steep-sided gorges and forest within Strathclyde County Park.
Featured in the Scotsman and on Border television come and explore Old Manse Wild Garden in Wanlockhead as part of Scotland’s Gardens Scheme!
The Conservation Volunteers are back at David Livingstone Birthplace and this time they’re here to help you build a den!
Carluke's Market Square will be taken over by some of the finest local traders and fun activities for all the family when the Summer Fayres return to the town!
The most fun run on Earth, Color Obstacle Rush at Strathclyde Park is a 5k course featuring 20 thrilling obstacles, 6 colour stations and 20 music zones!
Learn all about hedgehogs in this special workshop with the Conservation Volunteers at David Livingstone Birthplace on 20th July!
Join the North Lanarkshire Countryside Rangers at Strathclyde Park and discover what lurks below the surface of the wildlife pond!
Owners of Braehead House, Karin and Walter Hecht, have nurtured and developed the garden for 40 years! Come and explore for yourself on 24th July as part of Scotland's Gardens Scheme!
Make sculptures out of recycled materials and turn trash into art at David Livingstone Birthplace's Junk Art Workshop!
Join the Conservation Volunteers outside in David Livingstone Birthplace's parkland for an interactive bushcraft session and learn what it takes to survive out in the wild.
The BIG Family Festival, at Strathclyde Country Park, is new for 2022 and invites families to end their summer with a bang on 6th & 7th August!
New Lanark is hosting a Dog's Day Out on the 13th & 14th August... it's going to be a barking day out for all!
As dusk falls Drumpellier comes alive, join this popular and free night walk and spot some nocturnal wildlife!
Join the Countryside Rangers in Palacerigg Country Park as they go in search of the tracks, trails and signs our wild mammals leave behind.
Musicfest Mainstage is family-friendly, one-day music festival being held within the grounds of the Uddingston Cricket Club on Saturday 10th September as part of the Bothwell Scarecrow Festival!
The ever popular Cumbernauld 10K returns for 2022 to Broadwood Stadium on Sunday 11th September!
Join the Whitelee Countryside Rangers for a twilight stroll through the windfarm spotting the night-time creatures who inhabit the moors!
Join the reserve warden for a twilight walk to track down the bats around RSPB Baron's Haugh, and find out all about these nocturnal creatures!
Join the Countryside Rangers in Strathclyde Country Park as they go in search of the tracks, trails and signs our wild mammals leave behind.
The Carluke Jam & Ham Festival is a festival of food and music, celebrating the towns rich history in food products!
Join the Countryside Rangers in Drumpellier Country Park as they go in search of the tracks, trails and signs our wild mammals leave behind.
Taking place in the stunning grounds of Chatelherault, Mud Madness involves mud runs, water slides, obstacles and even a dip in the River Avon – great fun for all ages!
Come along and learn about the birds that come to this wonderful nature reserve as the weather turns and the nights get longer!
RSPB Baron's Haugh is a brilliant place for wildlife, but did you know it also has a fascinating history? Join this guided walk and hear about its historical delights!
Create a festive masterpiece for your mantelpiece - all made from natural materials sourced from within Strathclyde Country Park!
Join the RSPB to enjoy a seasonal wander around Baron's Haugh to gather all kinds of natural craft materials and make your own festive wreath!
Barshaw Junior Parkrun is a weekly, free 2km timed run held on Sunday mornings at Barshaw Park, Paisley!
Battery Park Junior Parkrun is a weekly, free 2km timed run held on Sunday mornings at Battery Park, Greenock!
Active Communities run a series of weekly, recreational jogging groups throughout Renfrewshire... if you want to get fit, have fun and make some new friends then they want to hear from you!
Kilmacolm Farmers Market is held on the first Saturday each month in the Village Square, featuring a great selection of local Scottish produce!
Ayrshire Farmers Markets hold a market in Paisley Town Centre on the second and last Saturdays of each month!
Renfrew Market runs on the 2nd Sunday of each month from 10am until 4pm in Robertson Park showcasing fresh produce, artisan crafts, unique gifts and street food from local businesses!
The Bishopton & Dargavel Farmers Market is held at Bishopton Train Station Car Park on the third Saturday of each month!
You'll find range of fresh produce, unique gifts & street food and more at Erskine Riverside Market on the last Sunday of each month!
Experience a fantastic farm animal safari from a purpose built 14 seater all weather trailer where you can enjoy the panoramic 360 degree views of this working farm in Kilmacolm!
Join our rangers and volunteers to help control the spread of Himalayan Balsam on the Castle Semple lochshore.
Have a great family day out in Paisley this summer with BRICKLIVE's Fantasy Kingdom running from Saturday 25th June until Sunday 14th August!
RSPB Lochwinnoch have a range of wildlife themed challenges that will put your 'wild skills' to the test, have fun on this self-led activity for the whole family!
Castle Semple Loch is home to a broad diversity of birdlife during the summer, join one of the Clyde Muirshiel rangers for a guided bird walk and learn all about the different species in residence!
Join Clyde Muirshiel's Summer Kids programme of events during the school holidays... on Wednesday 6th July they'll be building stick boats!
Join one of Clyde Muirshiel's rangers on a walk around Castle Semple Country Park, and learn all about the different species of bumblebees resident in the park!
Wild Things are hosting a Coastal Activity Leader Training Practical Course, a unique alternative to Beach School, at Lunderston Bay, Gourock in July.
Join Clyde Muirshiel's Summer Kids programme of events during the school holidays... on Wednesday 13th July they'll be doing some practical orienteering at Johnshill Meadow!
Come along to RSPB Lochwinnoch and take part in this fantastic self-led activity for families exploring the nature trails and finding out all about hedgehogs as you go!
Join the Clyde Muirshiel rangers for a guided wildflower identification walk around Castle Semple Country Park and learn about the broad diversity of wildflowers that can be seen along the lochshore!
Can you tell the difference between a peacock butterfly and a small tortoishell? Why not join one of the Clyde Muirshiel rangers for this guided butterfly walk at Muirshiel Visitor Centre!
Join Clyde Muirshiel's Summer Kids programme of events during the school holidays... on Wednesday 20th July they'll be building dens!
Get ready for the skirl of the bagpipes and the beat of the drum when Renfrew's Robertson Park plays proud host to its first ever pipe band competition!
Join one of the Clyde Muirshiel rangers for a guided historical tour of Castle Semple Country Park on Sunday 24th July!
Join Paisley Darkside Historical Walking Tours on 25th July as they take a look at the life of the Paisley silk weaver Peter Burnet.
Join Clyde Muirshiel's Summer Kids programme of events during the school holidays... on Wednesday 27th July they'll be building insect hotels!
Join the Clyde Muirshiel rangers for a free drop in session for all ages where they'll be collecting wildflower seeds to grow in their polytunnels!
Join Clyde Muirshiel's Summer Kids programme of events during the school holidays... on Wednesday 3rd August they'll be pond dipping and learning all about invertebrates!
Join Clyde Muirshiel's Summer Kids programme of events during the school holidays... on Wednesday 10th August they'll be feeding and learning about the birds at Castle Semple Loch!
Join the Clyde Muirshiel rangers and volunteers to help control the spread of Himalayan Balsam on the Castle Semple lochshore.
Join the Clyde Muirshiel Rangers for a free drop in session for all ages where they'll be propogating wildflowers in their polytunnels!
Can you tell the difference between a peacock butterfly and a small tortoishell? Why not join one of the Clyde Muirshiel rangers for this guided butterfly walk at Castle Semple!
Time to look out your running shoes and get in training for the 2022 Paisley 10k Road Race and Fun Run when it returns on Sunday 21st August!
Guided by Clyde Muirshiel's Ranger Service listen out for these elusive night time creatures in the environs around Castle Semple!
Join the Clyde Muirshiel rangers for this drop in session at Johnshill, where they'll be scything the meadow to help the wildflowers grow!
Join one of the Clyde Muirshiel rangers for a tree identification walk around Parkhill Wood on 11th September!
Join the Clyde Muirshiel rangers and volunteers to help control the spread of Rhododendron within the woodland areas of the park.
The ever popular Stirling Farmers' Market on Port Street is held on the 2nd & 4th Saturdays of each month!
Come and visit Falkirk Stadium Car Boot Sale, the biggest and best car boot sale in the region, every Sunday - weather permitting.... all welcome!
Come and explore Kilbride Castle gardens! They cover some 12 acres and are situated above the Ardoch Burn and below the castle.
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
The Edinburgh University Exmoor Pony Trekking Section have began the summer season of trekking out of Glendevon and take riders over the age of 4, of any and all abilities.
The 164th Famous Alva Games will return on Saturday 9th July bringing you all a great family day out!
Held in Breadalbane Park, Killin, the 2022 Killin Highland Games returns on Wednesday 3rd August!
Enjoy a visit to Ault Wharrie, formerly the Masonic Home in Dunblane, on 25th July. The extensive grounds have been redesigned and replanted over the last five years.
Making a difference to the Parkinson's community and help find a cure for Parkinson's at the Pedal Stirling Sportive on 21st August! There's a distance option to suit everyone.
Come together for a 10k walk with and explore Stirling at night. Walk to remember, walk to celebrate and walk with friends!
The annual Strathcarron Hospice 10k Road Race is back, bigger and better than before! Will you join the challenge?