All Events 31 May 2017

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Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

Curious About Edinburgh

Curious About Edinburgh

01 January 2016 - 31 December 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
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
Edinburgh South
Scotland’s Gardens 2016 - Hunter's Tryst is a hidden treasure & was featured on "The Beechgrove Garden" June 2015.
Mark Wallinger Mark

Mark Wallinger Mark

04 March 2017 - 04 June 2017
MARK WALLINGER MARK, the first exhibition in Scotland of work by Turner Prize-winning artist Mark Wallinger.
The Weaver’s Apprentice

The Weaver’s Apprentice

10 March 2017 - 01 June 2017
This exhibition tells the story of the Dovecot apprenticeship, featuring objects from the organisation’s archive.
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.
Ihayami School Summer Term Of Classes

Ihayami School Summer Term Of Classes

18 April 2017 - 08 July 2017
Stockbridge and Canonmills
Check out Dance Ihayami's summer term of classes starting on 18th April 2017.
Scotland’s Gardens - Shepherd House

Scotland’s Gardens - Shepherd House

18 April 2017 - 13 July 2017
Musselburgh
Scotland’s Gardens - Shepherd House has featured in magazines & on TV in ‘Britain’s Best Back Gardens'.
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.
Magic Carpet Minis

Magic Carpet Minis

20 April 2017 - 15 June 2017
Take a trip on the Magic Carpet, especially for very little ones, at the National Museum of Scotland. Ages 0 - 2.
Ambit: Photographies from Scotland

Ambit: Photographies from Scotland

22 April 2017 - 09 July 2017
Ambit: Photographies from Scotland - An exhibition embracing some of the current tendencies and innovative talent.
Hibee Tots Football Toddler Class

Hibee Tots Football Toddler Class

26 April 2017 - 26 April 2018
Various Locations Edinburgh
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
Various Locations Edinburgh
Discover the rich history of Edinburgh through 101 of its most treasured objects.
Themed Tours at the National Museum of Scotland

Themed Tours at the National Museum of Scotland

01 May 2017 - 31 May 2017
Check out the themed tours at the National Museum of Scotland in May!
Whisky Month

Whisky Month

01 May 2017 - 31 May 2017
The Scotch Whisky Experience is celebrating May’s Whisky Month by raising a dram to the Art of Blending.
Laura Gill Artwork at Art And Vintage

Laura Gill Artwork at Art And Vintage

02 May 2017 - 04 June 2017
Edinburgh East
Edinburgh artist Laura Gill has a new exhibition opening at Art And Vintage from 2nd May.
Scotland’s Gardens - Newliston

Scotland’s Gardens - Newliston

03 May 2017 - 04 June 2017
Various Locations West Lothian
Scotland’s Gardens - Newliston is an eighteenth century designed landscape with good rhododendrons and azaleas.
Glory on Earth

Glory on Earth

20 May 2017 - 10 June 2017
Glory on Earth is a play by Scottish playwright Linda McLean about Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots.
Hidden Door Festival 2017

Hidden Door Festival 2017

26 May 2017 - 04 June 2017
Leith
The Hidden Door Festival returns from 26th May to 4th June at Leith Theatre.
Corstorphine Festival May 28th  - June 3rd

Corstorphine Festival May 28th - June 3rd

28 May 2017 - 03 June 2017
Edinburgh West
This weekend (28th May) sees the start of the week long Corstorphine Festival which takes place until 3rd June.
Bambert's Book of Lost Stories (8 - 12 yrs)

Bambert's Book of Lost Stories (8 - 12 yrs)

29 May 2017 - 31 May 2017
This internationally lauded novel is brought to life as a thrillingly inventive and remarkable production.
MamaBabaMe (18mths - 3yrs)

MamaBabaMe (18mths - 3yrs)

30 May 2017 - 04 June 2017
Join us at the ringside of our mini arena to witness this exciting new dance, theatre and live music experience.
Night Light (3 - 6 yrs)

Night Light (3 - 6 yrs)

30 May 2017 - 04 June 2017
Audiences will be immersed in a magical universe surrounded by a beautifully designed structure.
Shirley Valentine

Shirley Valentine

30 May 2017 - 03 June 2017
Willy Russell’s heart-warming comedy 'Shirley Valentine' comes to the King's Theatre.
Anastacia

Anastacia

31 May 2017
Regular Music presents: Anastacia in concert plus special guests at the Usher Hall on 31st May.
Bounce! (7 - 12 yrs)

Bounce! (7 - 12 yrs)

31 May 2017 - 01 June 2017
This stunning and highly amusing dance piece full of optimism explores how we react to the unexpected.
Edinburgh Folk Club

Edinburgh Folk Club

31 May 2017
Come along to Edinburgh Folk Club's regular weekly show on Wednesday evenings at Summerhall.
Elizabethan Costume Exhibition

Elizabethan Costume Exhibition

31 May 2017 - 10 June 2017
An exhibition of costumes, undergarments & accessories made by Edinburgh College students as part of their training.
Free project-based English course!

Free project-based English course!

31 May 2017
Venture English is pleased to introduce Wee Venture, our free English course in Edinburgh!
Japes

Japes

31 May 2017
Fancy yourself a comedy connoisseur? Come check out ‘Japes’ at the Monkey Barrel every Wednesday.
Loco Kamanchi

Loco Kamanchi

31 May 2017
Loco Kamanchi at the Bongo Club every Wednesday bringing you the best in Bass over Rooms 1 & House & Techno in Room 2.
Magic Carpet

Magic Carpet

31 May 2017
Take a trip on the Magic Carpet to explore the fantastic things in the National Museum of Scotland. Ages 2 - 4.
Moving Forward After Breast Cancer Treatment

Moving Forward After Breast Cancer Treatment

31 May 2017
Stockbridge and Canonmills
Struggling to get back to normal after treatment for breast cancer? Then come along to this Moving Forward programme.
No Diggity

No Diggity

31 May 2017
La Belle Angèle brings you a new monthly club night of 90s, R&B and Hip Hop.
Primo (2 - 5 yrs)

Primo (2 - 5 yrs)

31 May 2017 - 04 June 2017
This unusual and beautifully lit show is set in a purpose-built pool.
Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - Humbie Dean

Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - Humbie Dean

31 May 2017
Various Locations East Lothian
Wander around Humbie Dean, a two acre ornamental and woodland garden. Part of Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Days.
Scottish Opera: La bohème

Scottish Opera: La bohème

31 May 2017
Scottish Opera returns to the Festival Theatre with a new production of Puccini’s classic, La bohème.
SiMBA Support Group

SiMBA Support Group

31 May 2017
Edinburgh West
Our SiMBA monthly group offers support for those who's baby has died at any stage of pregnancy or close to birth.
Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

31 May 2017
Come along to Speed Quizzing, the brand-new way to pub quiz, every Wednesday at Frankenstein's!
The Diary of Anne Frank

The Diary of Anne Frank

31 May 2017 - 03 June 2017
Edinburgh Peoples Theatre presents: The Diary of Anne Frank at Church Hill Theatre from 31st May - 3rd June.
Woodland Plant Identification

Woodland Plant Identification

31 May 2017
TCV Scotland: This workshop is aimed at beginners and those with limited plant identification.

Events in East Renfrewshire

East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

31 May 2017
Free, fun and fantastic! East Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions!
East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

31 May 2017
East Renfrewshire Council HSCP run several walking groups throughout the week perfect for beginners upwards!
Introduction to Ancestry

Introduction to Ancestry

31 May 2017
Learn how to browse world wide ancestry records with East Renfrewshire Heritage Service's introductory session!
New 5-a-side Football League - Teams Wanted

New 5-a-side Football League - Teams Wanted

31 May 2017
New Wednesday night 5-a-side leagues are starting on May 31st at Pro Soccer Glasgow - new teams wanted!
Ramble and Read

Ramble and Read

31 May 2017
Join the ramble and read group for a gentle health walk and then relax and refresh over a cuppa and a chat about books
Walk the Block

Walk the Block

31 May 2017
Walk the Block is a weekly evening walk from Clarkston to Muirend, Giffnock and then back to Clarkston!
Whole Foods Market Run Club

Whole Foods Market Run Club

31 May 2017
Get your trainers on and join the Run Club at Whole Foods Market, in partnership with Run4It and Anytime Fitness!

Events in Glasgow

Curious About Glasgow

Curious About Glasgow

01 January 2016 - 31 December 2017
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!
Max Brand and Joanne Robertson: Poppies

Max Brand and Joanne Robertson: Poppies

04 December 2016 - 11 June 2017
Poppies, at the Gallery of Modern Art, explores how contemporary art in Glasgow continues to grow and evolve.
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
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!
Balconies

Balconies

01 May 2017 - 31 May 2017
Explore the rich and illustrious past of Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art in new exhibition, Balconies!
Photo Exhibition: Objectif Sport!

Photo Exhibition: Objectif Sport!

02 May 2017 - 24 June 2017
Come along to the Alliance Française de Glasgow for their photo exhibition - Objectif Sport!
Arieh Frosh and Jay Delves: On water, sculled, quiet

Arieh Frosh and Jay Delves: On water, sculled, quiet

27 May 2017 - 18 June 2017
'On water, sculled, quiet' is the coming together of two projects that take bodies of water as their starting points.
Rob Churm: Parasite Rex

Rob Churm: Parasite Rex

27 May 2017 - 09 July 2017
Glasgow based artist Rob Churm presents a solo exhibition exploring new ways of seeing and describing the world!
Funny Girl

Funny Girl

30 May 2017 - 03 June 2017
Michael Mayer's critically acclaimed production of Funny Girl The Musical comes to the King's Theatre Glasgow!
Tristan & Yseult

Tristan & Yseult

30 May 2017 - 03 June 2017
Critically acclaimed Tristan & Yseult promises an irresistible night of love at the Citizens Theatre!
Who’s Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?

Who’s Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?

30 May 2017 - 03 June 2017
Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? is a riveting masterpiece of American theatre, catch it at the Theatre Royal Glasgow!
A Play, A Pie and A Pint Mini Musicals Season

A Play, A Pie and A Pint Mini Musicals Season

31 May 2017
A Play, A Pie and A Pint is delighted to announce a sparkling Season of Mini-Musicals at Oran Mor!
Bounce and Rhyme

Bounce and Rhyme

31 May 2017
Bounce and Rhyme are free and fun sessions for parents, carers and children 3 or under ran weekly in Glasgow Libraries
Butcher’s Choice Comedy

Butcher’s Choice Comedy

31 May 2017
Butcher's Choice is Glasgow's freshest regular comedy night, offering more prime cuts of comic meat for your pleasure!
Cocktail & Chat Networking

Cocktail & Chat Networking

31 May 2017
Start the summer with some networking in style - Cocktails and Pampering with a little chat thrown in at Browns!
Crafty Wednesdays

Crafty Wednesdays

31 May 2017
Crafty Wednesdays is our creative and social craft group run by the fabulous Iona Barker from Say it Ain’t Sew!
Dukes Open Mic

Dukes Open Mic

31 May 2017
Enjoy live music every Wednesday night at one of the most historic and atmospheric venues... Dukes Bar!
Hartbeeps at St Enochs

Hartbeeps at St Enochs

31 May 2017
Enjoy Hartbeeps sessions for a unique, interactive and sensory experience for youngsters at the St Enoch Centre!
Historic Tours of Glasgow University

Historic Tours of Glasgow University

31 May 2017
Join a Historic Tour of Glasgow University the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world!
Mackintosh Queen’s Cross Free Entry Wednesdays

Mackintosh Queen’s Cross Free Entry Wednesdays

31 May 2017
Mackintosh Queen's Cross is one of Glasgow's hidden architectural gems, explore the church for free every Wednesday!
Mayfesto Song Party

Mayfesto Song Party

31 May 2017
Enjoy a night of awesome covers from the house band of the Tron Theatre and the Tron Community Choir!
Pleasure and Pain

Pleasure and Pain

31 May 2017 - 03 June 2017
Pleasure and Pain charts the tragic journey from aspiring writer into the darkness of drug addiction and madness.
Project Craft

Project Craft

31 May 2017
Learn new skills, create something unique and have lots of fun along the way with Project Craft at Paperchase!
Quiz & Chips

Quiz & Chips

31 May 2017
Quiz and Chips at The Butterfly and The Pig brings together our favourite team sport with our favourite food!
The Glasgow Pub Crawl

The Glasgow Pub Crawl

31 May 2017
Bar hop your way down Sauchiehall Street on the Glasgow Pub Crawl - your go-to night out in city centre!
Toddlers Tales

Toddlers Tales

31 May 2017
Toddlers Tales are free and fun sessions for parents, carers and children aged 3-5 held weekly in Glasgow Libraries!
Voices, Barks and Brains: Dr Phil McAleer

Voices, Barks and Brains: Dr Phil McAleer

31 May 2017
Join Dr Phil McAleer at Glasgow Science Centre on May 31st as he explores the science behind voice perception!
Waterstones Sauchiehall Street Sci-Fi, Horror & Fantasy Book Group

Waterstones Sauchiehall Street Sci-Fi, Horror & Fantasy Book Group

31 May 2017
Join Waterstones Sauchiehall Street for their monthly book group focusing on all things Sci-Fi, horror and fantasy!

Events in Lanarkshire

Snippets of South Lanarkshire

Snippets of South Lanarkshire

04 June 2016 - 30 June 2017
Snippets of South Lanarkshire brings together a selection of stories which celebrate the areas varied history!
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!
Blether & Friendship Club

Blether & Friendship Club

31 May 2017
Come along for a good old fashioned blether at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre every Wednesday afternoon!
Dementia Cafe at The Carrick Stone

Dementia Cafe at The Carrick Stone

31 May 2017
Join Alzheimer Scotland for their regular Dementia Cafe at The Carrick Stone and find out about support in your area.
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

31 May 2017
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire for their health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether!
Health Walk

Health Walk

31 May 2017
Boost your physical and mental health on a weekly health walk through K-Woodlands, East Kilbride!
Outdoor Bookbug Storytelling Session

Outdoor Bookbug Storytelling Session

31 May 2017
Join the EKCT team for fun in the fresh air with Bookbug every Wednesday afternoon in Kilbride Woodlands!
Rigside Stop Smoking Group

Rigside Stop Smoking Group

31 May 2017
Join Healthy Valleys for their weekly Rigside Stop Smoking Group for free confidential advice and support!
Wedding Open Evening

Wedding Open Evening

31 May 2017
Still to find your Wedding Venue? The AlonA Hotel, Motherwell may just be what you’re looking for!

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.
Jane Haining: The Scot who died in Auschwitz

Jane Haining: The Scot who died in Auschwitz

01 April 2017 - 05 August 2017
Paisley Thread Mill Museum is hosting an exhibition telling the story of Jane Haining: The Scot who died in Auschwitz.
Paisley Art Institute 129th Annual Exhibition

Paisley Art Institute 129th Annual Exhibition

20 May 2017 - 25 June 2017
The annual Paisley Arts Institute exhibition brings together contemporary artworks from all over Britain!
Paisley Yu-Gi-Oh! Meet

Paisley Yu-Gi-Oh! Meet

31 May 2017
Pop along to Comicrazy in Paisley on a Wednesday evening to play The Official Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card game!
Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

31 May 2017
Free, fun and fantastic! Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions!

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 - Milseybank

Scotland’s Gardens - Milseybank

01 April 2017 - 31 May 2017
Scotland’s Gardens - Milseybank is a wonderful and interesting sloping garden with outstanding views.
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.
Scotland’s Gardens - Arndean

Scotland’s Gardens - Arndean

15 May 2017 - 18 June 2017
Scotland’s Gardens - Wander the beautiful mature garden of Arndean extending to 15 acres including a woodland walk.
Nicky-Tams Jam Night

Nicky-Tams Jam Night

31 May 2017
Nicky-Tams Jam Night is a chance to join in and have some fun.
Scotland’s National Hero

Scotland’s National Hero

31 May 2017
Who was William Wallace? Listen as a costumed actor gives you an insight into the life of Scotland’s National Hero.
Stirling School of English International Supper & Ceilidh

Stirling School of English International Supper & Ceilidh

31 May 2017
Celebrate the end of term with Stirling School of English International Supper & Ceilidh on 31st May!
Sweeney Todd

Sweeney Todd

31 May 2017 - 03 June 2017
Join us at The Dunblane Centre for the amazing Sondheim musical “Sweeney Todd – the Demon Barber of Fleet Street”.

Events in Other Areas

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