All Events 05 August 2017

View all the upcoming Events taking place throughout Edinburgh on the 05 August 2017 below or use the calendar to find Events taking place on a specific month or date.

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.
The Tomb: Ancient Egyptian Burial

The Tomb: Ancient Egyptian Burial

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

Golf Hire

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

Hibee Tots Football Toddler Class

26 April 2017 - 26 April 2018
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.
Edinburgh Alphabet

Edinburgh Alphabet

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

Outlander Tour of TV Locations

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

Scotland’s Gardens - Newhall

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

Le Petit Verre Opera Company: Call for Cast

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

Corgi Treasure Hunt

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

Fringe Festival Schools Poster Competition Exhibition

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

A Tale on the Mile

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

The Galloway Hoard

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

It’s Alive

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

Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobites

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

Activity Area

30 June 2017 - 12 August 2017
Come and have fun in the City Art Centre gallery activity area with lots of activities for the whole family to enjoy.
Den Building Adventures

Den Building Adventures

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

OpenJump 7+

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

Polar Extremes at Dynamic Earth

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

Summer fun at the Scottish Seabird Centre

01 July 2017 - 14 August 2017
Lots of family fun as the dolphins and crabs take centre stage at the Seabird Centre, North Berwick this summer!
Hibernian Summer Football Camps 2017

Hibernian Summer Football Camps 2017

03 July 2017 - 11 August 2017
Tranent
The summer school break is on its way, so keep your child busy with the Hibernian Summer Football Camp at Tranent!
PAC Summer Activity Camps

PAC Summer Activity Camps

10 July 2017 - 11 August 2017
School holiday fun, adventure & activity for children age 5 to young teenagers at Pentlands Activity Camps.
Swashbuckling summer at Fort Kinnaird

Swashbuckling summer at Fort Kinnaird

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

Age of Oil

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

Let’s Go to a Place

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

Richard Wright: The Stairwell Project, 2010

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

Thomas Cameron: Dream Sequence

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

Alison Watt: Still, 2004​

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

Traverse Festival 2017 - Adam

30 July 2017 - 27 August 2017
If you are born in a country where being yourself can get you killed, exile is your only choice.
Little Shakespeare Company Summer Camp and Fringe Production

Little Shakespeare Company Summer Camp and Fringe Production

31 July 2017 - 12 August 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Sign up now to Little Shakespeare Company's summer camp which culminates in an Edinburgh Fringe production!
Edinburgh People Exhibition

Edinburgh People Exhibition

01 August 2017 - 05 August 2017
Edinburgh People, an exhibition of images taken by Ryan Walls over an 8 week period in 2015 is on at Out of the Blue.
Themed Tours at the National Museum of Scotland

Themed Tours at the National Museum of Scotland

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

Baby Wants Candy: The Completely Improvised Full Band Musical

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

Balloonatics

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

Carla Lippis - Cast A Dark Shadow

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

Colin Cloud: DARE

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

Dan Antopolski: Return of The Dan Antopolski

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

Danny Condon: Songs from the Black Sheep

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

Eaten

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

Ed Byrne: Spoiler Alert

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

Gareth Waugh - Honestly?

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

Hyprov: Improvisation Under Hypnosis

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

Kai Humphries - Punch Drunk

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

MARK THOMAS A Show That Gambles on the Future

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

Michelle Shocked: Truth vs Reality

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

Micky Bartlett - Typical!

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

Ongals: Babbling Comedy

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

Oskar’s Amazing Adventure

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

Shazia Mirza: With Love From St Tropez

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

TAPE FACE

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

The Gardener

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

Thrones! The Musical

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

Tom Houghton - Class Half Empty

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

Tom Skelton: Blind Man’s Bluff

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

Tom Stade: I Swear

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

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

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

Caleidocello

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

Craig Hill: Someone’s Gonna Get Kilt!

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

Daniel Sloss: Now

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

Design Informatics Pavilion

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

Edinburgh International Festival: Meow Meow’s Little Mermaid

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Forget the Little Mermaid you thought you knew. Meow Meow’s subversive cabaret is a fairytale gone rogue.
Edinburgh International Festival: Rhinoceros

Edinburgh International Festival: Rhinoceros

03 August 2017 - 12 August 2017
A new Scottish/Turkish version of Ionesco’s Rhinoceros is on at the Royal Lyceum Theatre.
Emotional Terrorism

Emotional Terrorism

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

Enterprise: By Brian Parks

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

FuturePlay Immersive Gallery

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

FuturePlay Tech Zone

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

FuturePlay Virtual Reality Studio

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

Ignorance Is Chris - Edinburgh Fringe

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

Jimeoin: Ridiculous

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

Margaret Thatcher Queen of Game Shows

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

Mary Go Nowhere

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

Massaoke’s Club La La - Edinburgh Fringe 2017

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

Nick Cody - On Fire!

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

Njambi McGrath: Breaking Black

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Breaking Black - An exploration of a black British/African woman’s experience in a hostile post-Brexit Britain.
Penetrator by Anthony Neilson

Penetrator by Anthony Neilson

03 August 2017 - 12 August 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Darkly hilarious & compelling, Penetrator takes a long hard look at urban masculinity and the limits of friendship.
Quarter Life Crisis

Quarter Life Crisis

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

Ross Leslie: Cry Hard

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

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

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

Set List - Stand Up Without a Net

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

Shappi Khorsandi: Mistress and Missfit

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

Sunil Patel: Titan

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Sunil Patel brings his second hour of nihilistic gags to the Edinburgh Fringe this August with 'Titan'.
The Darling Monologues

The Darling Monologues

03 August 2017 - 11 August 2017
Meet Lily, Sadie and Ruby, acutely observed characters brought to life by their creator, author Angela Jackson.
The Rise and Fall of Marcus Monroe

The Rise and Fall of Marcus Monroe

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

Traverse Festival 2017 - Eve

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

Traverse Festival 2017 - Letters to Morrissey

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

Traverse Festival 2017: Lilith: The Jungle Girl

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

Traverse Festival 2017: Jess and Joe Forever

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

Traverse Festival 2017: Nassim

03 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Nassim Soleimanpour returns with an audacious theatrical event in which you will transcend borders and languages.
Where are they now?

Where are they now?

03 August 2017 - 06 August 2017
DOK Artist Space is hosting an exhibition of highlights from this years Glasgow School of Art Degree Show.
Whose Line Is It Anyway?

Whose Line Is It Anyway?

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

Bill Martin: The Stories Behind the Songs

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

BrickCity – The Backstage Tour

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

Circus Hub

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

Cirkopolis

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

Craft Scotland Summer Show

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

Edinburgh Cocktail Festival

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

Edinburgh International Festival: Martin Creed’s Words and Music

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

Edinburgh International Festival: Flight

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

Edinburgh International Festival: Krapp’s Last Tape

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

Edinburgh International Festival: Meet Me at Dawn

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

Foodies Festival

04 August 2017 - 06 August 2017
Stockbridge and Canonmills
Edinburgh Foodies Festival, the UK’s largest celebration of food & drink, returns to Inverleith Park 4th-6th August.
Forth on the Fringe

Forth on the Fringe

04 August 2017 - 05 August 2017
Radio Forth on the Fringe is one of the ‘must see’ shows of this year’s Festival. See it at Edinburgh Playhouse!
Goblin Market

Goblin Market

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

Godspell

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

Home Sweet Garden

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

Jesus

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

Legacy of Balfour

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

Mimi's Suitcase

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

Monski Mouse’s Baby Disco Dance Hall

04 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Get your disco-dancing-booties on! Monski Mouse’s Baby Disco Dance Hall is back at Edinburgh Festival Fringe!
Nocturne

Nocturne

04 August 2017 - 09 August 2017
Ragamala Dance Company uses Indian dance and music to summon the different facets of the night in Nocturne.
Princes of Main: New Year’s Eve

Princes of Main: New Year’s Eve

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

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

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

Protestimony

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

Robin Hood: The Panto

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

The Best of Irish Comedy

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

The Best of Scottish Comedy

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

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

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

Traverse Festival 2017: Frogman

04 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
A coming-of-age, supernatural thriller, experienced in VR headsets from Curious Directive and Hull 2017.
Bronx | Edinburgh’s Ultimate Urban Affair

Bronx | Edinburgh’s Ultimate Urban Affair

05 August 2017
Bronx Edinburgh and Subway Cowgate team up every week to provide you a one stop shop for all your urban delights.
Cabareilidh

Cabareilidh

05 August 2017
Have fun this Fringe Festival with Cabareilidh, the first dinner variety cabaret show of its kind, at the Ghillie Dhu!
Cally Beaton: Super Cally Fragile Lipstick

Cally Beaton: Super Cally Fragile Lipstick

05 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
Cally Beaton is ready to come out about her double life in her hilarious brand-new stand-up show at the Fringe!
Dark Side of the Moon: The Full Dome Experience

Dark Side of the Moon: The Full Dome Experience

05 August 2017
A dome spectacular at Dynamic Earth featuring the 1973 album 'The Dark Side of the Moon' in explosive surround sound.
Edinburgh Farmers Market

Edinburgh Farmers Market

05 August 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Experience Edinburgh’s original Farmers’ Market, The only market in Edinburgh where the farm really meets the city.
Edinburgh International Festival: Dunedin Consort

Edinburgh International Festival: Dunedin Consort

05 August 2017
Edinburgh’s own Dunedin Consort bring a sense of enormous excitement to the launch of the 2017 Queen’s Hall concerts
Edinburgh International Festival: Greek

Edinburgh International Festival: Greek

05 August 2017 - 06 August 2017
Greek is now a modern opera classic, lauded in productions across the world.
Edinburgh International Festival: The Opening Concert

Edinburgh International Festival: The Opening Concert

05 August 2017
Come along to the opening concert of the Edinburgh International Festival at the Usher Hall on 5th August!
Free Fringe Music at the Museum

Free Fringe Music at the Museum

05 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Experience the joy of live music with different performers every day in partnership with Live Music Now Scotland.
Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

Free Playgroups - Dads Rock

05 August 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
Dads Rock run free playgroups for dads/granddads and their kids aged (0-5yrs) every Saturday and Sunday.
FuturePlay Sessions

FuturePlay Sessions

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

Gallery Tours

05 August 2017
Come along to City Art Centre and join one of the excellent guides on a spotlight tour of their exhibition.
Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshop

05 August 2017
Come along to our Getting Gooey Chocolate Workshops to make and decorate your own goodies!
Grassmarket Weekly Market

Grassmarket Weekly Market

05 August 2017
Every Saturday the centre of the Grassmarket becomes a flurry of excitement as we host our weekly market.
Hendrick’s P.L.A.N.T Laboratory

Hendrick’s P.L.A.N.T Laboratory

05 August 2017
Join us as we investigate with Hendrick's Gin the wonder that is the cucumber in a series of questionable experiments.
Hero

Hero

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

Julius Caesar (with pirates!)

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

Lal Batti Express - Red Light Express

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

Laugh Begins at Forty

05 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
Edinburgh South
A new age is dawning for the Edinburgh Fringe ... and it begins at 40 with a fantastic line-up of stand-up comedians.
Lauriston Castle: Summer Bunting Tea Party

Lauriston Castle: Summer Bunting Tea Party

05 August 2017
Make summer bunting with vintage fabrics in this workshop then enjoy an afternoon tea party at Lauriston Castle.
Leith Farmers‘ Market

Leith Farmers‘ Market

05 August 2017
Leith
A bustling weekly farmers market right beside the Water of Leith.
Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime for Age 5+

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

05 August 2017
Hear tales of stinking streets, terrible tortures and ghostly goings-on with Mercat Tours - Ghosts, Gore & Grime.
Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

Monkey Barrel Comedy’s Big Saturday Show

05 August 2017
Every Saturday Monkey Barrel Comedy brings you a night of premier stand up comedy right in the heart of Edinburgh.
New Towns Very Best of the Fest

New Towns Very Best of the Fest

05 August 2017
New Towns Very Best of the Fest - Eleven superb showcases featuring the very best comedy from across the Fringe.
Rough Runner

Rough Runner

05 August 2017 - 06 August 2017
Are you ready Edinburgh? Rough Runner is returning to town this August!
Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - 39 Nantwich Drive

Scotland’s Gardens Charity Open Day - 39 Nantwich Drive

05 August 2017
Edinburgh East
Scotland’s Gardens: Wander round this large wildlife friendly garden, run on organic principles.
Summer Bollywood Workout

Summer Bollywood Workout

05 August 2017
Stockbridge and Canonmills
Keep fit this summer with Ihayami School's summer classes! Saturday mornings from 15th July to 19th August (6 weeks).
The Drunk and Heckle Show

The Drunk and Heckle Show

05 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
Edinburgh Fringe Festival: The Drunk and Heckle show hosted by Canadian comic David Tsono is back!
The Morningside Makers Market

The Morningside Makers Market

05 August 2017
The monthly Morningside Makers Market is a great opportunity to buy from local home grown Scottish based talent.
The Reformation Festival Chorus

The Reformation Festival Chorus

05 August 2017
The Reformation Festival Chorus presents a programme of inspirational choral music on 5 August as part of the Fringe.
The Stand Late Club

The Stand Late Club

05 August 2017
Late-night comedy at its best, five comics, two hours and a late bar at The Stand Comedy Club Festival Fringe!
Traverse Festival 2017: Nina - A Story About Me and Nina Simone

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

05 August 2017 - 13 August 2017
Olivier Award-nominated actress Josette Bushell-Mingo mixes story and song in Nina - A Story About Me and Nina Simone.
Truckfest Scotland

Truckfest Scotland

05 August 2017 - 06 August 2017
Scotland’s biggest and best truck show returns to Edinburgh’s Royal Highland Centre on the 5th & 6th July.

Events in East Renfrewshire

Family Holiday Activities at Whitelee Windfarm

Family Holiday Activities at Whitelee Windfarm

27 June 2017 - 13 August 2017
Whitelee Windfarm hold a great range of free family activities over the school Summer holidays!
Summer Fun at East Renfrewshire Libraries

Summer Fun at East Renfrewshire Libraries

01 July 2017 - 09 August 2017
East Renfrewshire Libraries are running loads of fantastic and free activities for kids over the Summer holidays!
Kids Summer Golf Camp

Kids Summer Golf Camp

03 July 2017 - 11 August 2017
Mearns Castle Golf Academy Summer Coaching Camps are great fun and a great way to get you child into golf!
Art Exhibition

Art Exhibition

01 August 2017 - 30 September 2017
Browse some beautiful paintings courtesy of Neilston Artists at the Bank Cafe until the end of September!
East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

05 August 2017
Free, fun and fantastic! East Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions!
Eid Family Fun Day

Eid Family Fun Day

05 August 2017
Come along to our Eid Family Fun Day for a day of face-painting, Mehndi, a bouncy castle and more on 5th August!
Karaoke Night

Karaoke Night

05 August 2017
Come along to a great night's entertainment at The Traveller's Rest in Neilston every Saturday from 9pm!
Pedalwise ER Bike Rental Service

Pedalwise ER Bike Rental Service

05 August 2017
Enjoy a hassle-free bike ride exploring Rouken Glen Park with Pedalwise ER's Bike Rental Service!
Princess Day at Showcase

Princess Day at Showcase

05 August 2017
Bring your little Princesses along to GHA Rugby Club in Giffnock on the 5th of August for a day full of magic!
Tennis For Free

Tennis For Free

05 August 2017
If you're free on a Saturday afternoon and would like to give tennis a try then 'Tennis For Free' is for you!

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!
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!
Sailors and their Dark Side

Sailors and their Dark Side

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

Celtic Football Club Stadium Tour

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

Outlander Tour of TV Locations

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

Escape Games at ClueHQ Glasgow

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

Summer Fun at Loch Lomond Shores

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

Brick History

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

University of Strathclyde Summer Programme - Registration is Open!

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

What’s on for Families at Glasgow Museums Resource Centre

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

What’s on for Families at Riverside Museum

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

What’s on for Families at Scotland Street School Museum

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

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

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

Camp Indy - Summer Camp

26 June 2017 - 11 August 2017
Camp Indy return to Kelvinside Academy for the Summer Holidays with their personalised activity programme for kids!
Summer Courses for Adults & Children

Summer Courses for Adults & Children

26 June 2017 - 11 August 2017
The Open Studio at The Glasgow School of Art offers week-long courses for Adults and Children over the Summer!
Summer Holiday Roller Disco

Summer Holiday Roller Disco

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

Lost Glasgow - More than just Memories

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

Be Inspired This Summer

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

Escape The Past

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

OpenJump 7+

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

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

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

What’s on for Families at St Mungo Museum

01 July 2017 - 31 August 2017
Take part in fun family activities and crafts including storytelling and mask making at St Mungos Museum!
Newlands Tennis Club Summer Camps

Newlands Tennis Club Summer Camps

03 July 2017 - 11 August 2017
Newlands Tennis club in Glasgow's Southside are running fantastic, fun tennis camps for kids during the holidays!
Pirate Summer of Fun!

Pirate Summer of Fun!

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

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Summer Schools: Music for Children and Young People

03 July 2017 - 11 August 2017
The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland are running several music courses for children and young people over the summer!
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Summer Schools: Screen for Young People and Adults

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

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

Summer Treasure Hunts!

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

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Summer Schools: Music for Adults

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

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

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

Enchanted Summer

11 July 2017 - 12 August 2017
This Summer there's a maze, fairy garden and mini beach for the young and young-at-heart to enjoy at Glasgow Fort!
Riverside Museum Summer Beach

Riverside Museum Summer Beach

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

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Summer Schools: Drama for Adults

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

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Summer Schools: Dance

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

Spider-Man: Homecoming in 4DX

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

Dye in the Goldfish Bowl

01 August 2017 - 05 August 2017
Scottish Youth Theatre National Ensemble presents Dye in the Goldfish Bowl at Simon Community Scotland Warehouse!
Zippos Circus at Glasgow Bellahouston Park

Zippos Circus at Glasgow Bellahouston Park

01 August 2017 - 07 August 2017
Zippos Circus returns to Glasgow's Bellahouston Park from 1st - 7th August with their Big Top Tour!
Summer Nights at the Bandstand

Summer Nights at the Bandstand

02 August 2017 - 13 August 2017
The Summer Nights festival returns to the Kelvingrove Bandstand, Glasgow in August 2017!
Bruce Morton’s Pick of the Fringe

Bruce Morton’s Pick of the Fringe

03 August 2017 - 05 August 2017
Fed up missing out on all the Fringe action in Edinburgh? Bruce Morton hosts four top acts at the Stand Glasgow!
Flashdance

Flashdance

04 August 2017 - 12 August 2017
Flashdance – The Musical will open at the King’s Theatre in Glasgow on Friday 4th August 2017!
IGNITION Festival of Motoring

IGNITION Festival of Motoring

04 August 2017 - 06 August 2017
The IGNITION Festival of Motoring returns to the SEC Glasgow in August with an exhilarating three-day extravaganza!
Art On the Exchange Summer Outdoor Markets

Art On the Exchange Summer Outdoor Markets

05 August 2017
Summer is here and Art On Scotland is bringing you their regular pop-up markets to celebrate!
Best of Yesbar Virgins

Best of Yesbar Virgins

05 August 2017
The Best of Yesbar Virgins is the late night show with guaranteed laughs where truly anything can happen!
Cahoots at Sweeneys On The Park

Cahoots at Sweeneys On The Park

05 August 2017
Sweeney's On The Park have regular live music every Saturday from 4pm to 7pm courtesy of Cahoots!
Celine Dion

Celine Dion

05 August 2017
Global music sensation, Celine Dion will play The SSE Hydro in August, her first Glasgow performance in over 20 years!
Cheese and Wine

Cheese and Wine

05 August 2017
Who can resist the allure of fine cheese and delicious wine? Come along to Marchtown for their cheese & wine tasting!
Come & Try Swimming Event

Come & Try Swimming Event

05 August 2017
Scottish Swimming are excited to announce that they are hosting Open Water Come & Try Sessions at Loch Lomond Shores!
Dean Friedman - In Concert

Dean Friedman - In Concert

05 August 2017
For one night only, catch the legendary Dean Friedman in concert at Websters Theatre, Glasgow!
Drawing the Landscape

Drawing the Landscape

05 August 2017 - 06 August 2017
Join artist May Byrne at Art Park Glasgow for a weekend masterclass exploring drawing landscapes!
Family Funday

Family Funday

05 August 2017
On Saturday 5th of August The Whiteinch Centre is holding a Family Funday, the event is free and everyone is welcome!
Feast End Festival

Feast End Festival

05 August 2017
The Feast End Festival will showcase some of the country's best street food, produce and traders at BAaD!
Glasgow City Centre Readings

Glasgow City Centre Readings

05 August 2017
Joan Charles will be at United Healing in St Enoch's Square providing Tarot, Angel, Spiritual Readings.
Glasgow Farmers Market at Queens Park

Glasgow Farmers Market at Queens Park

05 August 2017
This popular farmers market brings rural Scotland to the centre of Glasgow's Southside twice a month!
Glasgow’s Music Mile Tour

Glasgow’s Music Mile Tour

05 August 2017
Join Glasgow Music City Tours for a guided walking tour of venues past and present on Glasgow's Music Mile!
GoMA Guided Tours

GoMA Guided Tours

05 August 2017
Enjoy a free guided tour of Scotland's most visited modern art gallery, Glasgow's Gallery of Modern Art!
Govan Retail Market & Car Boot Sale

Govan Retail Market & Car Boot Sale

05 August 2017
Browse the stalls and bag yourself a bargain at the weekly City Markets retail market and car boot sale in Govan!
Hidden Lane Saturdays

Hidden Lane Saturdays

05 August 2017
Over 20 shops, studios and the Hidden Lane Tearooms will be open throughout the Summer for Hidden Lane Saturdays!
Historic Tours of Glasgow University

Historic Tours of Glasgow University

05 August 2017
Join a Historic Tour of Glasgow University the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world!
I Welcome @ GoMA

I Welcome @ GoMA

05 August 2017 - 06 August 2017
Glasgow West Amnesty International would like to invite you to “I Welcome @ GoMA” photo exhibition on 5th/6th August
In Search of Saint Patrick Guided Walk

In Search of Saint Patrick Guided Walk

05 August 2017
Go on search of the story of Saint Patrick in Old Kilpatrick on this guided tour with Glasgow Historic Walks!
James Dinnen Art: Exhibition and Sale

James Dinnen Art: Exhibition and Sale

05 August 2017
Head into the Merchant Square on a Saturday or Sunday and browse Glasgow artist James Dinnen's Limited Edition Prints!
Jogging - West Highland Way

Jogging - West Highland Way

05 August 2017
Join Outdoors For You for their seven mile jog along the first section of the West Highland Way on August 5th!
Late Night Soul

Late Night Soul

05 August 2017
Join Felonious Munk for a late night soul session at Ad Lib on the first Saturday of every month!
Meet the Piper Tours

Meet the Piper Tours

05 August 2017
Come to The National Piping Centre this summer for a very special Scottish experience... Meet the Bagpiper!
Merchant City Music Tour

Merchant City Music Tour

05 August 2017
Join Glasgow Music City Tours for a guided walking tour of iconic Merchant City and East End music venues!
Merchant Square Craft & Design Fair

Merchant Square Craft & Design Fair

05 August 2017
The Merchant Square Craft Fair is held every weekend, why not spend a relaxing afternoon browsing the stalls!
Nomadic Rituals + Unkirk + 1TBC

Nomadic Rituals + Unkirk + 1TBC

05 August 2017
Don't miss 3-piece Doom-Sludge-Metal band from Belfast , Nomadic Rituals, when they play 13th Note on August 5th!
NYOS Symphony Orchestra Summer Tour

NYOS Symphony Orchestra Summer Tour

05 August 2017
This summer NYOS Symphony Orchestra will perform alongside world famous percussionist, Colin Currie!
Open Day 5th August 2017

Open Day 5th August 2017

05 August 2017
Azenza International is holding an open day on Saturday 5th August to celebrate the opening of a new Glasgow office.
Pater Patter

Pater Patter

05 August 2017
PATER PATTER is a weekly group run by Dads for Dads, they meet on Saturday mornings at Merry-Go-Round!
Play on Pedals Drop In Sessions

Play on Pedals Drop In Sessions

05 August 2017
Play on Pedals deliver drop-in sessions for young children to learn how to cycle across Glasgow throughout the year!
Pottery Stencilling Taster Class with Jen Smith Ceramics!

Pottery Stencilling Taster Class with Jen Smith Ceramics!

05 August 2017
Join Jen Smith for a Pottery Stencilling Taster Class at Sunshine No.1 on Saturday 5th August!
Princes Square’s Secret Summer Sanctuary

Princes Square’s Secret Summer Sanctuary

05 August 2017 - 13 August 2017
The Princes Square Summer Sanctuary will see the stunning atrium space transformed into a relaxing summer spot!
Project Craft

Project Craft

05 August 2017
Learn new skills, create something unique and have lots of fun along the way with Project Craft at Paperchase!
Saturday Morning Yoga with Heather Archibald

Saturday Morning Yoga with Heather Archibald

05 August 2017
Join Heather Archibald at lululemon Glasgow for a complimentary Saturday Morning Yoga class on August 5th!
Sculpture Club

Sculpture Club

05 August 2017
Got creative kids? Bring them along to Glasgow Sculpture Studio for their free Saturday Sculpture Club!
Sew La Tea Dough

Sew La Tea Dough

05 August 2017
Join Rags to Riches for their monthly upcycling event, Sew La Tea Dough, at Govanhill Baths!
Sloans Market

Sloans Market

05 August 2017
Pop along to Sloans Market any weekend and you will find a brilliant and exciting selection of stalls and traders!
Southside Shindig

Southside Shindig

05 August 2017
Enjoy a celebration of UK & International food and music when the Southside Shindig returns to Queen's Park Arena!
Summer Afternoons Pre-Parties

Summer Afternoons Pre-Parties

05 August 2017
The Grosvenor Cafe are hosting special pre-parties ahead of the Summer Nights events at The Kelvingrove Bandstand!
Summer Market & Family Day

Summer Market & Family Day

05 August 2017
Enjoy live music, cooking, demos and lots of kids entertainment at the Summer Clydeside Market at The Quay Glasgow!
Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

05 August 2017
Glasgow Film Theatre's Take 2 Family-Friendly Film Screenings will keep even the littlest film fans entertained!
Tennent’s Heritage Walking Trail

Tennent’s Heritage Walking Trail

05 August 2017
Come and explore Auld Glasgow with Tennent’s Brewery on one of their regular Heritage Walking Trail events!
The Early Show

The Early Show

05 August 2017
The Early Show at Yesbar showcases some of the funniest comedians around every Friday & Saturday night!
The Glasgow Pub Crawl

The Glasgow Pub Crawl

05 August 2017
Bar hop your way down Sauchiehall Street on the Glasgow Pub Crawl - your go-to night out in city centre!
The Late Show

The Late Show

05 August 2017
Enjoy late night comedy every Friday and Saturday with your host Viv Gee in Yesbar Comedy Club!
The Resting Place of King Robert the Bruce Guided Walk

The Resting Place of King Robert the Bruce Guided Walk

05 August 2017
Hear the story of Robert the Bruce and explore his resting place on this guided tour with Glasgow Historic Walks!
The Scottish Drinks Festival

The Scottish Drinks Festival

05 August 2017 - 06 August 2017
The first ever Scottish Drinks Festival is being held on 5th & 6th August at Glasgow's iconic Briggait!
The West End Shuttle Bus

The West End Shuttle Bus

05 August 2017
In celebration of the holidays, Visit West End are running a free shuttle bus every weekend in July & August!

Events in Lanarkshire

Air Space Little Ones Toddler Sessions

Air Space Little Ones Toddler Sessions

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

Lanarkshire’s War

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

The 1950s: Having It So Good!

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

Biscuit & Donut Making For Kids

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

The Big Stampede

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

High Diving Pirates

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

Summer Pirate Hunt

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

Brick City

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

Summer Programme

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

East Kilbride Summer School

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

Summer at M&D’s

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

Dipper Watch

05 August 2017
Come down to the Falls of Clyde every Saturday and Sunday afternoon this Summer for your chance to see some dippers!
Family Activities at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

Family Activities at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

05 August 2017
North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre hold a range of fun museum activities, arts and crafts every Saturday!
Ladies’ Night with Marvin Humes, Matt Terry and Jake Quickenden

Ladies’ Night with Marvin Humes, Matt Terry and Jake Quickenden

05 August 2017
Ladies' Night on August 5th is the most hotly anticpated night of the year at Hamilton Park Racecourse!
Leah MacRae: My Big Fat Fabulous Diary

Leah MacRae: My Big Fat Fabulous Diary

05 August 2017
Leah MacRae is bringing her brand new comedy show, My Big Fat Fabulous Diary, to East Kilbride Village Theatre!
Love & Light Recovery Cafe

Love & Light Recovery Cafe

05 August 2017
Open on Saturdays the Love & Light Recovery Cafe offers Support for families affected by alcoholism and drug addiction
Luxury Badger Safari

Luxury Badger Safari

05 August 2017
Be escorted by the Falls of Clyde Ranger in their 4x4 on this Luxury Badger Watch to within 5 minutes of the sett!
Motherwell Community Market

Motherwell Community Market

05 August 2017
The Motherwell Community Market is held every Saturday from 9am - 2pm at South Dalziel Historic Building!
Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

Muddy Adventures’ Saturday Club

05 August 2017
Come and have an outdoor adventure at Muddy Adventures' Saturday club in Strathclyde Country Park!
Rhythm of the Dance

Rhythm of the Dance

05 August 2017
Don't miss Rhythm of the Dance, one of the most popular and successful Irish Step Dance shows, at Lanark Memorial Hall

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.
Larry Herman: Clydeside 1974 - 76

Larry Herman: Clydeside 1974 - 76

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

Explorer Challenge

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

SummerFest 2017 Youth Performing Arts Festival

01 July 2017 - 13 August 2017
One of the UK's largest youth performing arts festivals for young people, PACE SummerFest returns for 2017!
Argentine Tango Comes to Town

Argentine Tango Comes to Town

05 August 2017
Join a Free Outdoor Mini Milonga in front of Paisley Abbey ahead of the Paisley International Tango Festival!
Broadloan Community Gardens Gardening Group

Broadloan Community Gardens Gardening Group

05 August 2017
Got some spare time on a Wednesday or Saturday? Come and volunteer at Broadloan Community Gardens!
Coloursfest

Coloursfest

05 August 2017
Now in its 16th year and once again at Braehead Arena, the 2017 Coloursfest promises to be something special!
Ferguslie v Kelburne

Ferguslie v Kelburne

05 August 2017
Come along and watch Paisley's two cricket teams go head to head in a crucial WDCU Premier League Clash on 5th August!
Karaoke Night

Karaoke Night

05 August 2017
Come along to a great night's entertainment at The Balnagowan Arms in Paisley every Saturday from 8pm!
Paisley Board Games Night

Paisley Board Games Night

05 August 2017
Come along for a great evening of playing the board games you love and discover some new ones at Comicrazy!
Paisley Magic The Gathering Commander

Paisley Magic The Gathering Commander

05 August 2017
Come along to Comicrazy in Paisley on Saturday evenings to play casual Magic the Gathering Commander format.
Paisley Magic The Gathering Standard Tournament

Paisley Magic The Gathering Standard Tournament

05 August 2017
Come along to Comicrazy in Paisley on Saturday afternoons to take part in Magic The Gathering Standard Tournament.
Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

05 August 2017
Free, fun and fantastic! Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions!
Scouting Information Stall - ASDA Linwood

Scouting Information Stall - ASDA Linwood

05 August 2017
Come and visit Renfrewshire District Scouts at ASDA Linwood to hear all about how Scouting is growing in the area.
The Debt Collectors - Free Entry

The Debt Collectors - Free Entry

05 August 2017
Catch The Debt Collectors live in The Bungalow with all your favourite rock'n'roll tracks on Saturday 5th August.
The Little Mermaid

The Little Mermaid

05 August 2017
Hans Christian Andersen's classic tale of The Little Mermaid is brought to the Beacon Arts Centre by the Panto Company

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Parent and Child weekday sessions at The ZooLab Junge Room

Parent and Child weekday sessions at The ZooLab Junge Room

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

Scotland’s Gardens - Duntreath Castle Gardens

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

Scotland’s Gardens - Rowberrow

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

Scotland’s Gardens - Gargunnock House Garden

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

Flights into Scotland’s Past

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

Scotland’s Gardens - Kilbryde Castle

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

Scotland’s Gardens - Thorntree

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

Scotland’s Gardens - Gardener’s Cottage Walled Garden

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

Scotland’s Gardens - The Tors

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

Stills at the University of Stirling

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

Active kids Summer 2017 at the Peak

03 July 2017 - 18 August 2017
Active kids - PEAK summer camps are back!! Plenty of fun and activities for kids aged 5 - 13 years.
The ZooLab Jungle Room’s Summer Clubs

The ZooLab Jungle Room’s Summer Clubs

03 July 2017 - 11 August 2017
Learn about movement, care, living and growing this summer holiday at The ZooLab Jungle Room's Summer Clubs!
Sharing Stories: Epic Art Challenge

Sharing Stories: Epic Art Challenge

28 July 2017 - 17 August 2017
A brand new exhibition for summer featuring artwork by local young people in the community aged 4-15.
August Anniversary Dates at The National Wallace Monument

August Anniversary Dates at The National Wallace Monument

05 August 2017
Come along to some special presentations at The Wallace Monument to mark important anniversaries in Wallace's life.
Falkirk Town Heritage Tours

Falkirk Town Heritage Tours

05 August 2017
Stroll into the past with our Tour Guides and find out more about the rich heritage of Falkirk Town Centre.
Free wine instore tasting: Dry Fior d’Arancio

Free wine instore tasting: Dry Fior d’Arancio

05 August 2017
My Dolce Wines is holding another free instore wine tasting on 5th August and this time it is: Dry Fior d’Arancio.
Jess Glynne

Jess Glynne

05 August 2017
Singer-songwriter Jess Glynne takes to the stage at Falkirk Stadium on 5th August - her only Scottish show in 2017.
Kettlebell Ceilidh Night

Kettlebell Ceilidh Night

05 August 2017
Come along to a Kettlebell Ceilidh Night on 5th August and help raise funds for Scottish Kettlebell Sport Federation.
Little Landscapes in Silk

Little Landscapes in Silk

05 August 2017
Make a silk painted card with Elizabeth in this workshop on 5th August at Mugdock Country Park. Age 5+
Live Music at Nicky-Tams every Saturday

Live Music at Nicky-Tams every Saturday

05 August 2017
A variety of musicians play some awesome music every Saturday afternoon.
Music at Midday

Music at Midday

05 August 2017
Come along to the "Music at Midday" recitals at Dunblane Cathedral every Saturday until 2nd September!
Pillars, Crags & Plugs, Mugdock

Pillars, Crags & Plugs, Mugdock

05 August 2017
Come along on this fascinating walk to learn more about the Blane Valley’s geological past.
Scotfairs Antique, Vintage & Collectors Fair

Scotfairs Antique, Vintage & Collectors Fair

05 August 2017
Scotfairs hold a regular Antique, Vintage & Collectors Fair at the Albert Halls in Stirling!
Stirling GhostWalk

Stirling GhostWalk

05 August 2017
Join the Old Town's most grumblesome Ghoul - the Happy Hangman, Jock Rankin - on a creepy, comic guided tour!
Summer Family Nature Club

Summer Family Nature Club

05 August 2017
Check out The Lodge Forest Visitor Centre fun activities at their Summer Nature Club this year!
Wetland Wander - Guided Walk

Wetland Wander - Guided Walk

05 August 2017
Enjoy a guided walk through RSPB Black Devon Wetlands and hear about the wildlife, habitats and management of it.
Woodland Fairy Experience

Woodland Fairy Experience

05 August 2017
Come and visit our Woodland Fairy Experience at North Ballochruin Farm, Balfron Station!
YDance: Project Y 2017

YDance: Project Y 2017

05 August 2017
Project Y is back for 2017 with another exciting programme of new contemporary dance works.

Events in Other Areas

Summer Event Program

Summer Event Program

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

Woodland Warrior Glasgow 2017

05 August 2017
Take part in the ultimate (muddy) challenge when Woodland Warrior Glasgow 2017 comes to Craufurdland Castle!