All Events 23 August 2017

View all the upcoming Events taking place throughout Edinburgh on the 23 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.
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!
Age of Oil

Age of Oil

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

Let’s Go to a Place

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

Richard Wright: The Stairwell Project, 2010

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

Thomas Cameron: Dream Sequence

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

Alison Watt: Still, 2004​

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

Traverse Festival 2017 - Adam

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

Themed Tours at the National Museum of Scotland

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

Baby Wants Candy: The Completely Improvised Full Band Musical

02 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Edinburgh South
Baby Wants Candy, one of last year’s Top Ten Reviewed Comedy Shows returns to Edinburgh Fringe Festival!
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.
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.
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.
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 Rise and Fall of Marcus Monroe

The Rise and Fall of Marcus Monroe

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

Traverse Festival 2017 - Eve

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

Traverse Festival 2017 - Letters to Morrissey

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

Traverse Festival 2017: Lilith: The Jungle Girl

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

Traverse Festival 2017: Jess and Joe Forever

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

Traverse Festival 2017: Nassim

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

Whose Line Is It Anyway?

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

Bill Martin: The Stories Behind the Songs

04 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
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: Flight

Edinburgh International Festival: Flight

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

Edinburgh International Festival: Krapp’s Last Tape

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

Edinburgh International Festival: Meet Me at Dawn

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

Goblin Market

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

Jesus

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

Legacy of Balfour

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

Mimi's Suitcase

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

Monski Mouse’s Baby Disco Dance Hall

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

Princes of Main: New Year’s Eve

04 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Join Princes of Main for the funniest, weirdest, most cathartic New Year’s Eve party you’ve ever been to.
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.
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.
Cally Beaton: Super Cally Fragile Lipstick

Cally Beaton: Super Cally Fragile Lipstick

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

Free Fringe Music at the Museum

05 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Experience the joy of live music with different performers every day in partnership with Live Music Now Scotland.
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.
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.
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!
Traverse Festival 2017: The Whip Hand

Traverse Festival 2017: The Whip Hand

06 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
The Whip Hand is an explosive new play about power, privilege, blood ties and our inescapable past.
Paolozzi @ The Arches

Paolozzi @ The Arches

08 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Edinburgh Beer Factory brings together creative talent from the world of food, drink & art at The Arches this August.
Wild Bore

Wild Bore

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

Juliana Capes: Earthly Bodies

09 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
A street based artwork, exhibition and tour that charts the significance of the city’s chewing gum constellations.
The Polar Bears Go Up!

The Polar Bears Go Up!

10 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
The Polar Bears are back for the Festival Fringe and they are moving up in the world. See them at the EICC.
Exhibition: On Masks - Sculptures by Teresa Hunyadi

Exhibition: On Masks - Sculptures by Teresa Hunyadi

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

Jimeoin - Even More Ridiculous!

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

Stand By

11 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
Edinburgh North
Stand By, written by former Police Officer Adam McNamara, shows the modern-day Police Service laid bare.
Edinburgh International Book Festival - Afternoon Tea with.....

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

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

Edinburgh International Book Festival - Amnesty International Imprisoned Writers Series

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

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Age of Political Earthquakes

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

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

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

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Playing with Books

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

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Reading the Final Chapter

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

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - This Woman Can

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

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Writing the City

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

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Babble On - Spoken Word

12 August 2017 - 23 August 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Babble On returns with performances from some of the best poets and spoken word artists from across the world.
Nairn’s Are You Sitting Comfortably?

Nairn’s Are You Sitting Comfortably?

12 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Start your day with a magical trip into the world of words with one of our Festival authors. For children of all ages.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Taking the Air

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Taking the Air

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

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Unbound

13 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
An eclectic line-up of top talents plays with words, music and much more every night for your entertainment.
A Boy Named Cash

A Boy Named Cash

14 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
A one-man band greatest hits tribute to the legend Johnny Cash featuring Monty Cotton, as seen on The Voice.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Stripped 2017

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Stripped 2017

14 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Comics, graphic novels and the writers and illustrators who create them are the focus of our popular Stripped strand.
Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Visions of the Future

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes - Visions of the Future

14 August 2017 - 28 August 2017
Leading authors and public intellectuals consider the seismic shifts in society and how we can adapt in the future.
Dance Classes Hillside & Meadowbank

Dance Classes Hillside & Meadowbank

15 August 2017 - 13 October 2017
Various Locations Edinburgh
The McPherson Dance Studio's new term dance classes are starting in Hillside & Meadowbank (preschool to adults).
Freedom

Freedom

15 August 2017 - 26 August 2017
'Freedom' powerfully depicts the themes of sex slavery, domestic violence, and the worst kind of misogyny.
The Flying Lovers of Vitebsk

The Flying Lovers of Vitebsk

15 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
The Flying Lovers of Vitebsk is a story of the incredible life and love of artist Marc Chagall and his wife Bella.
Traverse Festival 2017:   Breakfast Plays: B!RTH

Traverse Festival 2017: Breakfast Plays: B!RTH

15 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Breakfast Plays: BIRTH - Four female playwrights present plays questioning their country’s approach to birth pracice.
Edinburgh International Festival: Nederlands Dans Theater

Edinburgh International Festival: Nederlands Dans Theater

21 August 2017 - 23 August 2017
Nederlands DansTheater presents a triple bill choreographed by Paul Lightfoot, Sol León and Gabriela Carrizo.
Homework Club

Homework Club

21 August 2017 - 11 June 2018
Kids taking too long to get their homework done? Bring them along to the Homework Club at Wonder World, Edinburgh!
Row Your Boat

Row Your Boat

21 August 2017 - 25 August 2017
Edinburgh New Town
Join Grinagog Theatre and help Daphne row her boat in this rollicking adventure full of live music and interaction.
The Gin Whore Tour

The Gin Whore Tour

21 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Historical tales of hooch & harlots, paired with the very best gins, in this slightly naughty one woman show.
Traverse Festival 2017: An Evening with an Immigrant

Traverse Festival 2017: An Evening with an Immigrant

21 August 2017 - 25 August 2017
Award-winning poet and playwright Inua Ellams presents: An Evening with an Immigrant.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Real Magic

Edinburgh International Festival: Real Magic

22 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Real Magic takes you on a hallucinatory journey, in a performance about struggle, optimism and the desire for change.
Edinburgh International Festival: Oresteia: This Restless House

Edinburgh International Festival: Oresteia: This Restless House

22 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
A compelling, brutal soap opera, exposing the fragility of a family’s bonds.
Edinburgh International Festival: Room 29

Edinburgh International Festival: Room 29

22 August 2017 - 24 August 2017
In this brand new collaboration, Jarvis Cocker and Chilly Gonzales give voice to the ghosts of Room 29 at the Château M
Spect-Act

Spect-Act

22 August 2017 - 25 August 2017
A series of interactive plays presented by Active Inquiry, the Bethany, the Alma and the Shakti Theatre Companies.
All The Young Nudes Life Drawing Sessions

All The Young Nudes Life Drawing Sessions

23 August 2017
Edinburgh Old Town
All The Young Nudes invites you to special Edinburgh Festival Fringe drawing sessions at Whitespace, Norloch house.
Arts and Law Conference - The Festival Edition: Taking Risks & Playing It Safe

Arts and Law Conference - The Festival Edition: Taking Risks & Playing It Safe

23 August 2017
Edinburgh West
The Arts and Law Conference returns for a second year on 23rd August and will be exploring the theme of festivals.
Edinburgh Folk Club

Edinburgh Folk Club

23 August 2017
Come along to Edinburgh Folk Club's regular weekly show on Wednesday evenings at Summerhall.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Mariinsky & RSNO

Edinburgh International Festival: Mariinsky & RSNO

23 August 2017
Only at the International Festival could you experience two of the world’s finest orchestras in a single concert.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Trio Zimmermann

Edinburgh International Festival: Trio Zimmermann

23 August 2017
Trio Zimmermann returns with one of the true monuments of classical music – Bach’s mighty Goldberg Variations.
Edinburgh International Festival: Alfred Brendel

Edinburgh International Festival: Alfred Brendel

23 August 2017
Join Alfred Brendel as he talks about musical matters at the King's Theatre!
F**k Tinder Edinburgh

F**k Tinder Edinburgh

23 August 2017
Come and join in the only comedy night for single people that has travelled the world and now comes to Edinburgh!
James Acaster’s Classic Scrapes - Book Launch

James Acaster’s Classic Scrapes - Book Launch

23 August 2017
Come along to Waterstones West End on 23rd August and meet James Acaster as he launches his new book, Classic Scrapes!
Japes

Japes

23 August 2017
Fancy yourself a comedy connoisseur? Come check out ‘Japes’ at the Monkey Barrel every Wednesday.
Lissa Evans & A L Kennedy: Absurd Adventures

Lissa Evans & A L Kennedy: Absurd Adventures

23 August 2017
Two fantastically funny authors, Lissa Evans & A L Kennedy, come together for a bonkers, absurd and ridiculous event.
Michel Faber talks about the work of Eva Faber

Michel Faber talks about the work of Eva Faber

23 August 2017
Author Michel Faber will be talking about the remarkable work of his late wife, the photographer Eva Faber.
Outdoor Bootcamp

Outdoor Bootcamp

23 August 2017
Leith
Projekt 42 holds a free weekly outdoor bootcamp at the Leith Links every Wednesday. Come along and have a go!
Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

Speed Quizzing at Frankenstein

23 August 2017
Come along to Speed Quizzing, the brand-new way to pub quiz, every Wednesday at Frankenstein's!
With Mental Health in Mind

With Mental Health in Mind

23 August 2017
A discussion on how we can combat the stigma surrounding mental health issues, and how art and community can help.

Events in East Renfrewshire

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!
Guitar 53 Beginners Guitar Classes

Guitar 53 Beginners Guitar Classes

22 August 2017 - 03 October 2017
Join Guitar 53 at St Ninians High School for their guitar classes for beginners! Suitable for ages 8+!
Beginners 8 Week Mindfulness Meditation Course

Beginners 8 Week Mindfulness Meditation Course

23 August 2017
Join Vicky from The Wee Retreat for an eight week Mindfulness Meditation Course for beginners at Orchardhill Church.
East Renfrewshire Bipolar Group

East Renfrewshire Bipolar Group

23 August 2017
The East Renfrewshire Bipolar Self-Help Group meet on the 4th Wednesday each month at Orchardhill Parish Church.
East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

23 August 2017
Free, fun and fantastic! East Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions!
East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Alan Lafferty

East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Alan Lafferty

23 August 2017
Cllr Alan Lafferty - Ward 4 holds regular surgeries at Clarkston Hall and Duff Memorial Hall, Busby.
East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Charlie Gilbert

East Renfrewshire Councillor Surgery: Charlie Gilbert

23 August 2017
Cllr Charlie Gilbert - Ward 2 holds regular surgeries at Mearns Library and Glen Halls, Neilston
East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

23 August 2017
East Renfrewshire Council HSCP run several walking groups throughout the week perfect for beginners upwards!
East Renfrewshire Lakers Basketball Club New Season

East Renfrewshire Lakers Basketball Club New Season

23 August 2017
The East Renfrewshire Lakers Basketball Club's new season begins on August 23rd, and they're looking for new members!
Help Improve Walking & Cycling in and Around Clarkston

Help Improve Walking & Cycling in and Around Clarkston

23 August 2017
A drop-in event is being held at Clarkston Halls to gather feedback on improving local walking & cycling routes.
Include Me 2 Club - Wednesday Night Live

Include Me 2 Club - Wednesday Night Live

23 August 2017
Join Include Me 2 Club, a weekly social club for adults with additional support needs, for Wednesday Night Live!
Lesley Dutch School of Dance Classical Ballet Classes - New Term

Lesley Dutch School of Dance Classical Ballet Classes - New Term

23 August 2017
Lesley Dutch School of Dance have a new Classical Ballet Class for ages 5+ starting on August 23rd in Giffnock!
Walk the Block

Walk the Block

23 August 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

23 August 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!
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!
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!
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!
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!
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!
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!
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!
The Summer Show 2017

The Summer Show 2017

10 August 2017 - 02 September 2017
Cyril Gerber Fine Art have a selection of 19th-21st century British paintings on display as part of their Summer show!
This Restless House

This Restless House

15 August 2017 - 09 September 2017
Don't miss Zinnie Harris' adaptation of the Greek tragedy The Oresteia, This Restless House, at the Citizens Theatre!
The Many Faces of Les Donaghy

The Many Faces of Les Donaghy

18 August 2017 - 16 September 2017
Don't miss 'The Many Faces of Les Donaghy' a solo exhibition of portraits by the award-winning artist!
Gallowgate Artists Studios Exhibition

Gallowgate Artists Studios Exhibition

20 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Four local artists will be exhibiting their work at Gallowgate Artists Studios between the 20th & 27th August.
2017 TOTAL BWF Badminton World Championships

2017 TOTAL BWF Badminton World Championships

21 August 2017 - 27 August 2017
Champions from 44 countries will compete in the TOTAL BWF Badminton World Championships this August!
International Festival Encounters

International Festival Encounters

21 August 2017 - 25 August 2017
RCS offers an immersive five-day programme for ambitious producers, programmers, creative artists and performers.
Billy Kirkwood’s Pick of the Fringe

Billy Kirkwood’s Pick of the Fringe

23 August 2017
Fed up missing out on all the Fringe action in Edinburgh? Billy Kirkwood hosts four top acts at the Stand Glasgow!
Bounce and Rhyme

Bounce and Rhyme

23 August 2017
Bounce and Rhyme are free and fun sessions for parents, carers and children 3 or under ran weekly in Glasgow Libraries
Crafty Wednesdays

Crafty Wednesdays

23 August 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

23 August 2017
Enjoy live music every Wednesday night at one of the most historic and atmospheric venues... Dukes Bar!
El Cantante Sessions

El Cantante Sessions

23 August 2017
The El Cantante Sessions are a weekly live music showcase featuring the best local & international talent!
Hartbeeps at St Enochs

Hartbeeps at St Enochs

23 August 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

23 August 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

23 August 2017
Mackintosh Queen's Cross is one of Glasgow's hidden architectural gems, explore the church for free every Wednesday!
Pickard’s Picture House

Pickard’s Picture House

23 August 2017
Come and join us in the world's oldest surviving music hall, for a weekly celebration of cinema!
Project Craft

Project Craft

23 August 2017
Learn new skills, create something unique and have lots of fun along the way with Project Craft at Paperchase!
Public Health & the Built Environment Conference

Public Health & the Built Environment Conference

23 August 2017
Govanhill Baths Centenary Celebrations close with their Public Health & the Built Environment Conference.
Quiz & Chips

Quiz & Chips

23 August 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

23 August 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

23 August 2017
Toddlers Tales are free and fun sessions for parents, carers and children aged 3-5 held weekly in Glasgow Libraries!

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 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!
Blether & Friendship Club

Blether & Friendship Club

23 August 2017
Come along for a good old fashioned blether at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre every Wednesday afternoon!
Boogie Beat Music & Movement - Wishaw

Boogie Beat Music & Movement - Wishaw

23 August 2017
Boogie Beat Music & Movement have a new block of classes starting at Wishaw Sport Centre on August 23rd!
Cumbernauld MS Chat Group

Cumbernauld MS Chat Group

23 August 2017
Join the MS Society Wider North Lanarkshire Group for their regular Chat Group on Wednesdays at the Carrick Stone.
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

23 August 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

23 August 2017
Boost your physical and mental health on a weekly health walk through K-Woodlands, East Kilbride!
Nightshift

Nightshift

23 August 2017
As dusk falls Drumpellier comes alive, join our popular and free night walk and spot some nocturnal wildlife!
Outdoor Bookbug Storytelling Session

Outdoor Bookbug Storytelling Session

23 August 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

23 August 2017
Join Healthy Valleys for their weekly Rigside Stop Smoking Group for free confidential advice and support!

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.
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!
Broadloan Community Gardens Gardening Group

Broadloan Community Gardens Gardening Group

23 August 2017
Got some spare time on a Wednesday or Saturday? Come and volunteer at Broadloan Community Gardens!
Paisley Yu-Gi-Oh! Meet

Paisley Yu-Gi-Oh! Meet

23 August 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

23 August 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 - 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.
Nicky-Tams Jam Night

Nicky-Tams Jam Night

23 August 2017
Nicky-Tams Jam Night is a chance to join in and have some fun.
Paula Obrien - Falkirk

Paula Obrien - Falkirk

23 August 2017
See Paula Obrien live at the Best Western Park Hotel, Falkirk as part of her brand new tour 'Beyond The Stars'!
Stirling GhostWalk

Stirling GhostWalk

23 August 2017
Join the Old Town's most grumblesome Ghoul - the Happy Hangman, Jock Rankin - on a creepy, comic guided tour!
Summer Ceilidhs at the Tolbooth

Summer Ceilidhs at the Tolbooth

23 August 2017
Our ever popular summer ceilidhs are back and suitable for all ages and stages!
The Pearl Fishers

The Pearl Fishers

23 August 2017
Scotland’s Opera Bohemia make their first visit to Macrobert Arts Centre with this Bizet’s masterpiece.
Under-Mined

Under-Mined

23 August 2017 - 01 September 2017
Artist Philip Gurrey has produced an exhibition that examines Scotland’s mining past, present and future.

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!