Events in Edinburgh on 03 August 2019

View all the upcoming events in Edinburgh on the 03 August 2019 below, or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Edinburgh

Mervyn Stutter’s ‘Pick of the Fringe’
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Mervyn Stutter’s ‘Pick of the Fringe’

3rd August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Mervyn Stutter and his team carefully research the Fringe and bring you live 'tasters' from seven top shows in a packed 90 minute late lunchtime extravaganza at The Pleasance!
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A Rock ‘n’ Roll Suicide

A Rock ‘n’ Roll Suicide

2nd August 2019 - 26th August 2019
Edinburgh South
Ziggy Stardust takes us on a Tragical Mystery Tour through the life of a nearly-was rock star! Drama, tragedy and hilarity ensue to a live rocking backdrop. Read more
A Trilogy of Horrors: Vol 1

A Trilogy of Horrors: Vol 1

2nd August 2019 - 11th August 2019
TumbleDry Theatre return with their sell-out production of three classic horror stories from three great writers. Read more
A Trilogy of Horrors: Vol 2

A Trilogy of Horrors: Vol 2

2nd August 2019 - 11th August 2019
TumbleDry Theatre return to the Fringe with three more classic horrors stories from three great writers in A Trilogy of Horrors: Vol 2. Read more
Adam Hess: My Grandad Has A Fringe

Adam Hess: My Grandad Has A Fringe

31st July 2019 - 25th August 2019
Adam Hess, the star of Tonight at the Palladium, Comedy Central’s Stand Up Central and Live from The BBC is back at the Fringe with, without doubt, his funniest show yet! Read more
Adam Riches: The Beakington Town Hall Murders

Adam Riches: The Beakington Town Hall Murders

31st July 2019 - 26th August 2019
An interactive comedy whodunnit from the mind of Adam Riches is coming to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe! Read more
And the Birds Did Sing

And the Birds Did Sing

2nd August 2019 - 11th August 2019
This is about living but it began with a death. This evocative solo work, explores the interplay between music, dance and the origins of stories. Read more
Another

Another

2nd August 2019 - 7th August 2019
Don't miss a quadruple bill of dance and poetry from ascendant young European artists created specifically for BalletWorks at Dance Base in August! Read more
Anthem Saturdays at Opium

Anthem Saturdays at Opium

3rd August 2019
Enjoy Rock and Metal favourites at Opium Alternative Club & Bar Edinburgh's Anthem Saturdays, it's free entry! Read more
Art Exhibition: KYST

Art Exhibition: KYST

6th July 2019 - 26th August 2019
This exhibition is a record of the passage of time and its effect on nature and people, the result of a project undertaken by artist Ben Woodhams in 2018. Read more
Arthur’s Amble

Arthur’s Amble

3rd August 2019
Come along for a gentle guided walk around Hunter’s Bog and St. Margaret’s Loch and learn more about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past. Read more
Audacious Mr Astley

Audacious Mr Astley

31st July 2019 - 25th August 2019
Awarded 5 stars at the 2018 Fringe and written and performed by professional ringmaster Chris Barltrop, this is a unique insider's view of entertainment history. Read more
Baby Wants Candy: The Completely Improvised Full Band Musical

Baby Wants Candy: The Completely Improvised Full Band Musical

31st July 2019 - 25th August 2019
Edinburgh South
Baby Wants Candy returns to the Fringe this August with more brand new, ad-libbed, exhilarating 55-minute musicals, all taken from audience suggestions. Read more
Blood and Gold

Blood and Gold

1st August 2019 - 26th August 2019
Ancient mythology and modern storytelling collide in this contemporary exploration by Scottish Kenyan storyteller Mara Menz at the Scottish Storytelling Centre. Read more
Blood and Guts: The Twists and Turns of Edinburgh’s Medical History

Blood and Guts: The Twists and Turns of Edinburgh’s Medical History

3rd August 2019
Various Locations Edinburgh
Join the Surgeons Hall Museums on their walking tour through Edinburgh’s old town and hear tales of old Edinburgh, disease, dissection and curious methods of treatment. Read more
Bobby & Amy

Bobby & Amy

31st July 2019 - 26th August 2019
Bobby & Amy is a new dark comedy by Fringe First award winner Emily Jenkins exploring friendship and what happens when our way of life is threatened by those who don’t understand it. Read more
BRICKLIVE Ocean

BRICKLIVE Ocean

6th July 2019 - 8th September 2019
A world exclusive display is coming to Edinburgh Zoo this summer, with over 30 life-sized sculptures made from over one million LEGO® bricks, in the first-ever showing of BRICKLIVE Ocean! Read more
Brunch With Betty Jackson CBE

Brunch With Betty Jackson CBE

3rd August 2019
Smart Works Edinburgh invites you to a fabulous morning of conversation, brunch and shopping in the company of one the UK’s celebrated fashion figures and patron of Smart Works, Betty Jackson CBE! Read more
Burgerz

Burgerz

1st August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Carving out a place for themselves as one of the UK’s prominent trans voices, Travis presents a performance that is timely, unsettling and powerful. Read more
Burns for Brunch

Burns for Brunch

1st August 2019 - 26th August 2019
Robert Burns awakes in 2019 sharing thoughts, poems, songs, and casting a satiric eye around his Scotland and ours. Read more
Captivating Rhythms

Captivating Rhythms

2nd August 2019 - 8th September 2019
This solo exhibition by Laura Gill, curated for Art and Vintage Edinburgh, contains paintings and prints of Music, Dance and Theatre, capturing the essence of the Edinburgh Festival. Read more
Celeste’s Circus

Celeste’s Circus

1st August 2019 - 25th August 2019
This award-winning show offers a first trip for wee ones into the magic of the big top with thrills, spills, oohs and ahhs. Read more
Children’s Afternoon Tea at Dalmahoy

Children’s Afternoon Tea at Dalmahoy

7th May 2019 - 31st August 2019
Bring the little ones along to a special Children’s Afternoon Tea this Summer at Dalmahoy Hotel & Country Club with colourful sandwiches, cakes and goodies! Read more
Cirque Berserk!

Cirque Berserk!

2nd August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Britain’s biggest theatre circus spectacular is back by popular demand, featuring all your favourite Cirque Berserk! acts plus some thrilling new ones! Read more
ComedySportz

ComedySportz

1st August 2019 - 17th August 2019
Various Locations Edinburgh
You've seen football, you've seen tennis, but have you seen Comedy as a sport? Then you don't want to miss this all ages, all action, all improvised competitive comedy show at The Fringe! Read more
Confetti and Chaos

Confetti and Chaos

1st August 2019 - 26th August 2019
Returning to Edinburgh Fringe: the 5-star all-in-one dining experience that has fun and mayhem bursting from the seams of a wedding dress! It's the worst wedding reception you’ll ever go to… Read more
Craft Scotland Summer Show 2019

Craft Scotland Summer Show 2019

2nd August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Discover statement handmade objects for you, and your home, from 41 Scotland-based makers in one unique location at the Craft Scotland Summer Show held in White Stuff Edinburgh! Read more
Crocodile Fever

Crocodile Fever

2nd August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Meghan Tyler’s surreal Crocodile Fever is a grotesque black comedy celebrating sisterhood whilst reminding us that the pressure cooker of The Troubles is closer than we imagine. Read more
Cryptic: Below the Blanket

Cryptic: Below the Blanket

24th July 2019 - 25th August 2019
Marking twenty-five years of ‘ravishing the senses’, Cryptic presents Below the Blanket, a series of new artworks installed throughout the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh this Summer. Read more
Cuddly Corgi Treasure Hunt

Cuddly Corgi Treasure Hunt

29th May 2019 - 31st December 2019
Looking to entertain the kids? Come and spot our cuddly corgis hiding around Britannia’s tour route. Read more
Curious About Edinburgh

Curious About Edinburgh

14th June 2019 - 31st October 2020
Have fun discovering Edinburgh with a self-guided, heritage walk with a treasure hunt theme from Curious About! Read more
Daisy Earl: Fairy Elephant

Daisy Earl: Fairy Elephant

31st July 2019 - 26th August 2019
Edinburgh Old Town
Fresh off the back of supporting Tom Stade’s nationwide tour, multi award-winning newcomer Daisy Earl brings her hotly anticipated debut hour to this year’s Fringe. Read more
Dave Bibby: Crazy Cat LAD-y

Dave Bibby: Crazy Cat LAD-y

3rd August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Award-winning idiot, Dave Bibby, presents a carousel of comedy: characters, stand-up, sketches and much more at PBH's Free Fringe @ Globe Bar! Read more
David Mach: Paper Trail

David Mach: Paper Trail

1st August 2019 - 31st August 2019
The Scottish Arts Club is delighted to be hosting an exhibition of the work of David Mach, one of Scotland's most widely acclaimed artists, during the Festival this year. Read more
Dead Equal

Dead Equal

2nd August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Edinburgh North
The unsung stories of women medics in combat through time are given voice in a new opera directed by Miranda Cromwell. Part of Army@TheFringe. Read more
Den Building Adventures

Den Building Adventures

29th June 2019 - 20th August 2019
Join the tribe for daring daily adventures exploring some of the wildest and remote corners of the Almond Valley site during the summer holidays! Read more
Don’t Bother

Don’t Bother

31st July 2019 - 26th August 2019
Edinburgh South
The stand-up poetry show Don’t Bother, starring multi award-winning performance poet Bróccán Tyzack-Carlin, is part of the line-up at this year’s Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Read more
Early Mornings - The Musical

Early Mornings - The Musical

3rd August 2019 - 24th August 2019
Edinburgh Old Town
Early Mornings – The Musical is a fun, lively, family-friendly show and you can catch it at Paradise Green as part of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe! Read more
Ed Byrne: If I’m Honest

Ed Byrne: If I’m Honest

1st August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Join Ed Byrne as he takes a long hard look at himself and tries to decide if he has ANY traits that are worth passing on to his children! Read more
Edinburgh Festival Fringe:  Craig Hill: Bottoms Up!

Edinburgh Festival Fringe: Craig Hill: Bottoms Up!

2nd August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Join Craig Hill as he pops his cork to toast his 21st show at the fringe - this is one fun mixer that will keep you fizzy all the way to the bottom. Read more
Edinburgh Festival Fringe: Jimeoin: Ramble On!

Edinburgh Festival Fringe: Jimeoin: Ramble On!

2nd August 2019 - 25th August 2019
You’ve seen him on TV including ‘Live at the Apollo’ and ‘Royal Variety Performance’ But nothing beats seeing Jimeoin live – don't miss his incredible 26th Edinburgh fringe! Read more
Edinburgh International Festival - Kiinalik: These Sharp Tools

Edinburgh International Festival - Kiinalik: These Sharp Tools

2nd August 2019 - 5th August 2019
A dramatic meeting between two extraordinary artists, examining their intertwined histories, colonial legacies and the changing climate we all face. Read more
Edinburgh International Festival:  Night Walk for Edinburgh

Edinburgh International Festival: Night Walk for Edinburgh

25th July 2019 - 25th August 2019
Edinburgh Old Town
Discover an alternative, unseen Edinburgh. A city where memory and history collide, where the strange and the unexpected skew your sense of what is real. Read more
Edinburgh International Festival: 9

Edinburgh International Festival: 9

3rd August 2019 - 6th August 2019
Our senses allow us to apprehend the world around us. 9 brings them to vivid life through a bold journey of sensation. A work for families. Read more
Edinburgh International Festival: Andreas Ottensamer and Yuja Wang

Edinburgh International Festival: Andreas Ottensamer and Yuja Wang

3rd August 2019
The Berlin Philharmonic’s principal clarinettist and the Chinese piano sensation launch The Queen’s Hall series in spectacular style. Read more
Edinburgh International Festival: La Reprise

Edinburgh International Festival: La Reprise

3rd August 2019 - 5th August 2019
Milo Rau constructs an uncompromising theatrical documentary around a savage killing that shocked Belgium. Read more
Edinburgh International Festival: Peter Gynt

Edinburgh International Festival: Peter Gynt

1st August 2019 - 10th August 2019
Scottish star James McArdle takes the challenging title role in a raucous reboot of Ibsen’s epic play. Read more
Edinburgh International Festival: The Crucible

Edinburgh International Festival: The Crucible

3rd August 2019 - 5th August 2019
Based on the play by Arthur Miller, a brand-new narrative ballet, given its world premiere at the International Festival as one of the highlights of Scottish Ballet’s 50th anniversary year. Read more
Edinburgh International Festival: The Secret River

Edinburgh International Festival: The Secret River

2nd August 2019 - 11th August 2019
The Secret River is a shattering, astonishingly beautiful piece of contemporary theatre, one that speaks directly to a modern world riven by mistrust of the other. Read more
Edinburgh’s Greatest Hits: The Story of the Capital’s Music

Edinburgh’s Greatest Hits: The Story of the Capital’s Music

3rd August 2019
Edinburgh Old Town
Explore the past and present music hotspots of Edinburgh's Old Town with this 90 minute guided walking tour run by Edinburgh Music Tours! Read more
Elliott Bibby - Magic in a Jiffy

Elliott Bibby - Magic in a Jiffy

2nd August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Join Elliott Bibby, Scottish Magician of the Year 2018, as he brings his fast-moving show full of laughs and surprises to the Fringe! Read more
Enough

Enough

27th July 2019 - 25th August 2019
Poetic, unpredictable and explosive, Stef Smith’s latest play is a fragmentary and intense journey into female friendship and unearths what happens when you can no longer be the woman people want. Read more
Eric Lampaert: Borne of Chaos - Yum Yum

Eric Lampaert: Borne of Chaos - Yum Yum

2nd August 2019 - 25th August 2019
From womb to tomb, from homeless to Hollywood. This is an honest retelling of Eric Lampaert’s trials and tribulations from birth to now and how he made it from the streets to cinema. Read more
Faulty Towers The Dining Experience at Edinburgh Fringe

Faulty Towers The Dining Experience at Edinburgh Fringe

1st August 2019 - 26th August 2019
Don't miss the legendary show, Faulty Towers The Dining Experience, when it returns for its 13th Edinburgh Fringe! Read more
Feast of Fools

Feast of Fools

1st August 2019 - 18th August 2019
Join Daniel Serridge at his dinner table of foolishness as he regales you with tales of disgusting banquets, salubrious suppers and measly meal! Read more
Fingers and Thumbs with Andy Gunn

Fingers and Thumbs with Andy Gunn

3rd August 2019
Scottish guitar virtuoso Andy Gunn debuts his all new show 'Fingers and Thumbs' at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, exploring in trio format various stringed instruments. Read more
Fizz on the Forth

Fizz on the Forth

3rd August 2019
Join us for Maid of the Forth's sunset cruise – Fizz on the Forth - as part of our acclaimed musical events programme. Read more
Foodies Festival

Foodies Festival

2nd August 2019 - 4th August 2019
Join in the fun as the Foodies Festival, the UK’s largest celebration of food & drink, returns to Inverleith Park Edinburgh from 2nd to 4th August! Read more
Fort Douglas Summer Holiday Activities

Fort Douglas Summer Holiday Activities

29th June 2019 - 18th August 2019
Get the kids outdoors this summer and away from the screens with a visit to Fort Douglas adventure park, where you'll find a host of extra activities to keep them happy! Read more
Frank Sanazi: Ocean’s Nein

Frank Sanazi: Ocean’s Nein

2nd August 2019 - 18th August 2019
Frank Sanazi has enlisted the help of his elite crooning war buddies Dean Stalin and Saddami Davis Jnr to bring his comedy war machine to the Fringe! Read more
Fringe Ceilidhs in Lauriston Hall

Fringe Ceilidhs in Lauriston Hall

2nd August 2019 - 24th August 2019
Come along for some good exercise and great fun with Edinburgh Ceilidhs in Lauriston Hall during the Festival Fringe! Read more
Fringe Dome Nights

Fringe Dome Nights

3rd August 2019
Dynamic Earth Dome Nights return every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday of the Fringe, showing three films in Edinburgh's only 360 degree cinema! Read more
Grayson Perry: Julie Cope’s Grand Tour

Grayson Perry: Julie Cope’s Grand Tour

25th July 2019 - 2nd November 2019
Julie Cope’s Grand Tour comes to Dovecot Edinburgh bringing the complete set of tapestries designed by Grayson Perry for A House for Essex. Read more
Hamish Henderson: On the Radical Road

Hamish Henderson: On the Radical Road

2nd August 2019 - 26th August 2019
An evocative, innovative shape-shifting drama sculpted from the poetry, music and songs of Hamish Henderson. Read more
Hands-on History

Hands-on History

3rd August 2019
Get hands-on with our replica objects, dress up as a Stuart monarch and discover fun facts about Palace life during the Renaissance this summer at the Palace of Holyroodhouse. Read more
Henry Box Brown

Henry Box Brown

31st July 2019 - 26th August 2019
Edinburgh Old Town
Amazing fusion of R'n'B and gospel telling the unmissable true tale of an 1850s Virginia slave who mails himself to freedom in a box. Read more
Heroes

Heroes

1st August 2019 - 26th August 2019
All or Nothing Aerial Dance Theatre and Room 2 Manoeuvre are bringing their new show, Heroes, to the Fringe. Don't miss this clever caper told through aerial dance theatre and contemporary circus! Read more
Hibernian Football Camps 2019

Hibernian Football Camps 2019

1st July 2019 - 9th August 2019
Various Locations East Lothian
Make sure your School Holiday is active and full of football fun with the Hibernian Community Football Summer Programme! Read more
Hot Dub Time Machine

Hot Dub Time Machine

1st August 2019 - 3rd August 2019
Hot Dub Time Machine is the World’s First Time Travelling Dance Party and it's ruturns to Edinburgh in August at the Edinburgh Corn Exchange! Read more
Hours of fun for the under 5s

Hours of fun for the under 5s

3rd August 2019
Edinburgh Leisure is home to a brilliant under 5s programme of coaching, lessons and activities - come and get a flavour of what we have to offer across the city at our Under 5s Open Day! Read more
How Not to Drown

How Not to Drown

30th July 2019 - 25th August 2019
Hilarious, painful and uplifting, How Not to Drown shares a story of endurance for a little kid who wasn’t safe or welcome anywhere in the world. Read more
I Wish My Life Were Like A Musical

I Wish My Life Were Like A Musical

31st July 2019 - 26th August 2019
Edinburgh South
This comedic musical revue reveals everything you could want to know about being a musical theatre performer... if only there were any who'd admit it. Read more
Illicit Thrill:  Where Do We Gogo from Here...

Illicit Thrill: Where Do We Gogo from Here...

2nd August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Join Stacey 'The Legs' Clare, Roxy Starmuff, Ivy 'The Voice' Paige and the kick-ass stripteasers of the Thrill as they get rude, crude and very, very nude. Read more
Imagination Workshop Hub

Imagination Workshop Hub

1st August 2019 - 26th August 2019
This colourful and classy 5-star hub, new for Edinburgh Fringe 2019, in The Principal Hotel George Street, will host 11 amazing acts including Fringe favourite, Faulty Towers The Dining Experience. Read more
In the Footsteps of John Muir

In the Footsteps of John Muir

2nd May 2019 - 6th August 2019
This photography exhibition in Blackness Castle traces John Muir's travels from his childhood in Dunbar to the American National Parks he helped to establish. Read more
Jesus L’Oreal – Still Nailing It!

Jesus L’Oreal – Still Nailing It!

2nd August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Jesus L'Oreal, our sassy, dyslexic King of the Shoes, descends once again in a cloud of Febreeze to the Fringe! Read more
Joyce The Play

Joyce The Play

31st July 2019 - 26th August 2019
Complete with puppetry, heart-warming music and live magic this innovative and imaginative new play is sure to dazzle the whole family. Read more
JRR Tolkien’s Leaf by Niggle

JRR Tolkien’s Leaf by Niggle

1st August 2019 - 3rd August 2019
Puppet State Theatre Company's acclaimed adaptation of JRR Tolkien's miniature masterpiece returns to the Fringe, showcasing enchanting storytelling for fantasy fans and phobics alike. Read more
Justin Heyes: White Muslim at The Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Justin Heyes: White Muslim at The Edinburgh Fringe Festival

1st August 2019 - 11th August 2019
Justin Heyes brings his new show White Muslim to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe! Join him as he takes a hilariously honest look at religion, dating, marriage and culture! Read more
Live Science Shows

Live Science Shows

1st July 2019 - 18th August 2019
Professor Egghead returns to the Scottish Seabird Centre this summer with two fantastic new live science shows and two fun-filled puppet shows! Read more
Loud Poets: Best of Fringe

Loud Poets: Best of Fringe

1st August 2019 - 26th August 2019
Each night features a unique line-up and Loud Poets? classic fist-thumping, pint-drinking, side-tickling, heart-wrenchin Read more
Mervyn Stutter’s ‘Pick of the Fringe’

Mervyn Stutter’s ‘Pick of the Fringe’

3rd August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Mervyn Stutter and his team carefully research the Fringe and bring you live 'tasters' from seven top shows in a packed 90 minute late lunchtime extravaganza at The Pleasance! Read more
Microsculpture: The Insect Portraits of Levon Biss

Microsculpture: The Insect Portraits of Levon Biss

29th June 2019 - 22nd September 2019
The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh is hosting ‘Microsculpture’ an exhibition of giant insect portraits exposed in microscopic detail by British photographer Levon Biss. Read more
Monica: This Play Is Not About Monica Lewinsky

Monica: This Play Is Not About Monica Lewinsky

2nd August 2019 - 17th August 2019
Edinburgh Old Town
Dianne Nora’s play, which comes to the Fringe from the USA on its world premiere tour, explores infamy and intimacy and how we reckon with the people we were and the experiences we had in the past. Read more
Moon: We Cannot Get Out

Moon: We Cannot Get Out

31st July 2019 - 25th August 2019
Two provincial louts perform grotty comedy sketches. There's something wrong with their venue though: it keeps trying to kill them! Read more
Moonstruck: 500 years of mental health

Moonstruck: 500 years of mental health

14th June 2019 - 23rd December 2019
This exhibition encourages us to examine our own ideas around mental health and aims to show how, even now, many older stereotypes and ideas about these conditions remain unchanged. Read more
Mouthpiece

Mouthpiece

1st August 2019 - 25th August 2019
After a critically acclaimed London run, the gripping Traverse Theatre hit 'Mouthpiece' about class, culture and appropriation, returns with a new cast. Read more
Myra’s Story

Myra’s Story

1st August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Meet middle-aged homeless alcoholic woman, Myra McLaughlin, living rough on the streets of Dublin. Hilarious, harrowing, heartbreaking. You'll laugh with her, cry with her, but won't forget her! Read more
Ned and the Whale

Ned and the Whale

3rd August 2019 - 18th August 2019
Edinburgh South
Flossy and Boo bring you their curiously spellbinding brand of storytelling. Come sail away on a quest to help Ned find his courage and discover the truth behind the mysterious Kingdom of Spies! Read more
Nocturnal Urban Saturdays

Nocturnal Urban Saturdays

3rd August 2019
Nocturnal is bigger and better than ever before at Subway Cowgate's Urban Saturdays! Read more
Only Fools The (cushty) Dining Experience

Only Fools The (cushty) Dining Experience

1st August 2019 - 26th August 2019
Receiving rave reviews in 2018, the brand new, fully immersive comedy 'Only Fools The (cushty) Dining Experience' comes to the Edinburgh Fringe for the first time in 2019. Read more
Oor Wullie’s BIG Bucket Trail Edinburgh

Oor Wullie’s BIG Bucket Trail Edinburgh

17th June 2019 - 30th August 2019
Various Locations Edinburgh
Oor Wullie's BIG Bucket trail will be taking to the streets of Edinburgh this summer with life-size, individually decorated Oor Wullie sculptures waiting to be discovered, for everyone to enjoy! Read more
Pianodrome Lunchtime Concerts

Pianodrome Lunchtime Concerts

2nd August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Leith
Anything can happen at this all-acoustic lunchtime concert in the Pianodrome, made entirely from upcycled pianos! Read more
Places of Comfort: Exhibition of Wood Sculptures by Teresa Hunyadi

Places of Comfort: Exhibition of Wood Sculptures by Teresa Hunyadi

3rd August 2019 - 18th August 2019
Teresa Hunyadi’s intriguing wood sculptures are on display at Patriothall Gallery, Edinburgh, from 3-18 August; an exhibition conceived to be experienced by touch. Read more
Princess Pumpalot: The Ghostly Farting Monk Hunt

Princess Pumpalot: The Ghostly Farting Monk Hunt

2nd August 2019 - 12th August 2019
Based on characters from the top-selling children's books by Robin Mitchell, Princess Pumpalot and Guffy embark on another absurd adventure in this brand-new show for 2019! Read more
Rabbie’s: Edinburgh City Tours

Rabbie’s: Edinburgh City Tours

1st January 2019 - 31st December 2019
Various Locations Edinburgh
Discover the stories, secrets, and sights of the city and get the local’s perspective of Edinburgh with Rabbie's Edinburgh City Tours! Read more
Rabbie’s: Tours from Edinburgh

Rabbie’s: Tours from Edinburgh

1st January 2019 - 31st December 2019
Various Locations Edinburgh
Make Edinburgh your base for a trip to Scotland and combine the magic of Scotland's capital with the best of the Highlands on a tour with Rabbie's! Read more
Rhys James: Snitch

Rhys James: Snitch

31st July 2019 - 25th August 2019
Rhys James, a regular on Mock The Week (BBC 2), returns to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe with his new show 'Snitch'. Read more
Rhys Nicholson – Nice People Nice Things Nice Situations

Rhys Nicholson – Nice People Nice Things Nice Situations

1st August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Edinburgh South
Award-winning critic and audience favourite Rhys Nicholson is delighted to return to the Edinburgh Fringe with his highly anticipated brand-new show, Nice People Nice Things Nice Situations! Read more
Rich Kids: A History of Shopping Malls In Tehran

Rich Kids: A History of Shopping Malls In Tehran

1st August 2019 - 25th August 2019
A darkly comedic, urgent new play about entitlement, consumption and digital technology, exploring cycles of historic decline and rebirth and the ways societies try to reproduce themselves. Read more
Rob Auton: The Time Show

Rob Auton: The Time Show

31st July 2019 - 26th August 2019
Edinburgh South
Following on from his shows about the colour yellow, the sky, faces, water, sleep, hair and talking, award winning writer and performer Rob Auton turns his attention to time. Read more
Sara Barron: Enemies Closer

Sara Barron: Enemies Closer

31st July 2019 - 25th August 2019
Sara Barron, 2018 Edinburgh Comedy Awards Best Newcomer nominee, returns to the Fringe with her stunning new show 'Enemies Closer'. Read more
Seann Walsh: After This One I’m Going Home

Seann Walsh: After This One I’m Going Home

31st July 2019 - 25th August 2019
Edinburgh South
Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee and 2018 Strictly Come Dancing contestant Seann Walsh returns to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe this August with his new stand-up show 'After This One I’m Going Home'. Read more
Shakespearience

Shakespearience

31st July 2019 - 26th August 2019
Edinburgh South
Join Shakespeare's Men as they fly through Macbeth, Romeo & Juliet and Twelfth Night in a whirlwind hour of mischievous storytelling, a perfect treat for all the family! Read more
Simon Munnery: Alan Parker Urban Warrior Farewell Tour

Simon Munnery: Alan Parker Urban Warrior Farewell Tour

1st August 2019 - 26th August 2019
Simon Munnery reprises his legendary, cult comedy creation, Alan Parker Urban Warrior for this year’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Read more
Sing Me a Song: The Robert Louis Stevenson Show

Sing Me a Song: The Robert Louis Stevenson Show

1st August 2019 - 11th August 2019
Acclaimed musical duo Neil Adam and Judy Turner present the wit and wisdom, the adventures and heartbreaks of the beloved author in this Fringe performance. Read more
Something About Simon

Something About Simon

31st July 2019 - 26th August 2019
Edinburgh South
Something About Simon, a new show celebrating the life and musical talent of legendary American singer songwriter Paul Simon, heads to this year’s Edinburgh Fringe. Read more
Spliced

Spliced

31st July 2019 - 25th August 2019
Edinburgh West
From one of Ireland's exciting up-and-coming writers comes a fun, fierce, site-specific show with thrilling music and video. Read more
Spontaneous Potter

Spontaneous Potter

31st July 2019 - 25th August 2019
After an official sold-out run in 2018, Spontaneous Potter, an entirely improvised Harry Potter comedy play, is coming back to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival! Read more
Standfast

Standfast

1st August 2019 - 18th August 2019
Various Locations Edinburgh
Not Cricket Productions return to the Edinburgh Fringe with a brand new show for 2019 - Standfast - where escape room meets theatre in this interactive adventure around the streets of Edinburgh. Read more
Sukh Ojla: For Sukh’s Sake

Sukh Ojla: For Sukh’s Sake

31st July 2019 - 25th August 2019
Edinburgh Old Town
Sukh Ojla, one of the UK’s hottest new comics with a recent slot on BBC2’s The Big Asian Stand Up, heads up to the Fringe with her first ever hour. Read more
Summer Aboard The Royal Yacht Britannia

Summer Aboard The Royal Yacht Britannia

2nd July 2019 - 31st August 2019
Discover what life was like on board for both the Royal Family as well as the 220 Royal Yachtsmen as you tour The Royal Yacht Britannia this summer, it's a perfect family day out! Read more
Summer Magic Workshop with Edinburgh International Magic Festival

Summer Magic Workshop with Edinburgh International Magic Festival

3rd August 2019
Learn, create and perform your own magic in this workshop at Lauriston Castle this summer for Ages 7 - 11! Read more
Tales of Whatever Edinburgh Fringe 2019

Tales of Whatever Edinburgh Fringe 2019

1st August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Don't miss true storytelling show 'Tales of Whatever' when it returns to the Fringe for 2019 with changing daily lineups of seasoned Fringe comics and performers! Read more
Tartan Folk

Tartan Folk

20th June 2019 - 24th October 2019
Edinburgh New Town
Design your own outfit using exciting tartan fabrics, laces, sparkly gems, pom poms and other embellishments in these fun family workshops with Fiona Mackechnie! Read more
The Happiness Project

The Happiness Project

2nd August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Edinburgh North
Performed by a diverse, inclusive cast, The Happiness Project places queer, working class and disabled people’s stories centre stage. Read more
The John Rowe Show

The John Rowe Show

2nd August 2019 - 24th August 2019
Edinburgh South
Get your groove on in this fabulously fun musical chat show hosted by Aussie singer, producer, talent coach and ex kid's TV star John Rowe! Read more
The Lady Boys of Bangkok: The Greatest Showgirls Tour!

The Lady Boys of Bangkok: The Greatest Showgirls Tour!

2nd August 2019 - 26th August 2019
Edinburgh West
The Ladyboys are back in town for the Fringe and celebrating turning ‘21’ with The Greatest Showgirls Tour 2019, expect glamour, side-splitting comedy, and plenty of audience participation! Read more
The Mae Martin Experiment

The Mae Martin Experiment

3rd August 2019 - 5th August 2019
Don't miss the Mae Martin Experiment, as Mae builds a free-flowing, experimental hour of improvised stand-up based on the audience’s suggestions. Every night will be unique! Read more
The Morningside Makers Market

The Morningside Makers Market

3rd August 2019
The monthly Morningside Makers Market is a great opportunity to buy from local home grown Scottish based talent. Read more
The Patient Gloria

The Patient Gloria

1st August 2019 - 25th August 2019
The Patient Gloria wowed audiences at the Abbey Theatre during its sold-out world premiere at the Dublin Theatre Festival and you can catch it at Traverse Theatre in August! Read more
The Red Hourglass

The Red Hourglass

1st August 2019 - 14th August 2019
A dazzling, unique horror-comedy from Alan Bissett creator of The Moira Monologues. Here he plays five characters - three male, two female, none of them human! Read more
The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

2nd August 2019 - 24th August 2019
With the iconic backdrop of Edinburgh Castle, the four corners of the globe will meet in a kaleidoscope of music, dance and entertainment making the Edinburgh Tattoo an event like no other! Read more
The Struggling Life of An Artist

The Struggling Life of An Artist

1st August 2019 - 26th August 2019
Edinburgh Old Town
Inspired by reality,The Struggling Life of An Artist is a comedy (with the occasional song) about the insanity of male-dominated creative industries. Read more
The Trial

The Trial

2nd August 2019 - 17th August 2019
Edinburgh Old Town
Part stand-up, part gig, part storytelling The Trial is a dynamic and interactive piece of theatre that asks if we can reject authority in order to live an love in different ways. Read more
The West End Fair

The West End Fair

3rd August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Welcome to the West End Fair! Edinburgh's largest Arts, Crafts and Design Fair will be running from Saturday 3rd - Sunday 25th of August in the churchyard of St John's Church. Read more
Thrones! The Musical Parody!

Thrones! The Musical Parody!

31st July 2019 - 25th August 2019
Thrones!, the smash-hit must-see show of the Fringe, has been updated and is back for yet another blockbusting run of hilarious musical mayhem. Read more
Too Young to Stay in, Too Old to Go Out!

Too Young to Stay in, Too Old to Go Out!

2nd August 2019 - 18th August 2019
In this one man show Nigel Osner takes a quizzical look at the comic and bitter realities of growing older. There's a lot of humour but with a bitter sweet edge! Read more
Top Secret House Party by Ladylikes Comedy

Top Secret House Party by Ladylikes Comedy

1st August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Edinburgh Old Town
You’ve been invited to Ladylikes Top Secret House Party. So dust off your glad rags and gear up for an hour of sketch comedy featuring wacky characters and outlandish scenarios from your BFFs-to-be! Read more
Truckfest Scotland

Truckfest Scotland

3rd August 2019 - 4th August 2019
Scotland’s biggest and best truck show returns to Edinburgh’s Royal Highland Centre on the 3rd & 4th August. A great day out for the family! Read more
Trump’s Fake TV

Trump’s Fake TV

2nd August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Don't miss Trump’s Fake TV as it roasts popular culture with mischievous glee. From a drag version of Donald Trump to Theresa May, and everyone in-between! Read more
Trying it On

Trying it On

28th July 2019 - 25th August 2019
David is confronted by his 20-year-old self. Do they still share the same beliefs? Is it the world that’s changed, or him? Has he sold in or sold out? And why did his generation vote for Brexit? Read more
Two Hearts:  The Comeback Tour

Two Hearts: The Comeback Tour

1st August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Edinburgh Old Town
Don't miss Two Hearts, New Zealand’s most bombastic musical comedy duo, when they return to the Fringe! Read more
Unicorns, Almost

Unicorns, Almost

2nd August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Edinburgh North
Unicorns, Almost is a one-man play by Owen Sheers, directed by John Retallack, about the life and work of WWII poet Keith Douglas as part of Army@TheFringe. Read more
Until the Flood

Until the Flood

1st August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Celebrated artist and Pulitzer Prize finalist Dael Orlandersmith (Yellowman) performs the European premiere of her poetic and revelatory play 'Until the Flood'. Read more
Victoria Crowe: 50 Years of Painting

Victoria Crowe: 50 Years of Painting

18th May 2019 - 13th October 2019
The City Art Centre is proud to present the first major survey devoted to the work of one of the UK’s most distinguished artists, Victoria Crowe. Read more
Voldemort and the Teenage Hogwarts Musical Parody

Voldemort and the Teenage Hogwarts Musical Parody

31st July 2019 - 25th August 2019
Edinburgh South
Join Tom and his Hogwarts classmates on a hilarious musical adventure packed with magic, hormones and more than a few murders! Read more
Wee Seals and Selkies

Wee Seals and Selkies

1st August 2019 - 11th August 2019
In this delightful family show, storytelling and music combine to create an enchanting performance, evoking the Scottish northern seashores. Read more
What Girls Are Made Of

What Girls Are Made Of

1st August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Performed with a live band, 'What Girls Are Made Of' is the true story of Cora Bissets's journey, celebrating life’s euphoric highs and epic shitstorms. Read more
What Girls Are Made Of

What Girls Are Made Of

1st August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Performed with a live band, 'What Girls Are Made Of' is the true story of Cora Bissets's journey, celebrating life’s euphoric highs and epic shitstorms. Read more
Whose Line Is It Anyway: Live at the Fringe

Whose Line Is It Anyway: Live at the Fringe

31st July 2019 - 26th August 2019
One of the greatest TV shows of our time recently celebrated its 30th anniversary, and what better way to commemorate than with a live Fringe extravaganza at Underbelly’s McEwan Hall! Read more

Events in East Renfrewshire

Busby Tennis Camps

Busby Tennis Camps

2nd July 2019 - 15th August 2019
Busby Tennis Club is running Summer Holiday Camps for 4 - 15 year olds over the holidays, suitable for all abilities!
Cycle Station Bike Hire

Cycle Station Bike Hire

3rd August 2019
Cycle Station's popular bike hire is back at Whitelee Windfarm every Saturday and Sunday throughout the season, weather permitting!
Dino Days

Dino Days

16th July 2019 - 16th August 2019
Pop into The Avenue Shopping Centre this Summer and come face to face with some prehistoric creatures on their Dinosaur Trail!
East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

14th January 2019 - 15th December 2019
Free, fun and fantastic! East Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions!
Family Weekend Activities at Whitelee Windfarm

Family Weekend Activities at Whitelee Windfarm

3rd August 2019
Whitelee Windfarm hold a great range of free family activities every weekend during their open season!
Karaoke

Karaoke

3rd August 2019
Join Dino Martino and some of the best singers and entertainers in Barrhead at The Flying Horse for Saturday night Karaoke!
Kids Summer Tennis Camps

Kids Summer Tennis Camps

1st July 2019 - 16th August 2019
It is always good to find something that is fun, healthy and entertaining for children to do during school holidays - and there is no better sport to achieve this for your kids than tennis!
Playground Festival

Playground Festival

2nd August 2019 - 4th August 2019
Playground Festival is a brand new three day music festival, featuring an eclectic mix of iconic international and best new artists, coming to Rouken Glen Park on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th August 2019!
Pro-Soccer Skills School Holiday Camp

Pro-Soccer Skills School Holiday Camp

28th June 2019 - 16th August 2019
Pro-Soccer Skills School Summer Camp is a fun and innovative class designed to give children between the ages of 5-12 years old an enjoyable start to the nations favourite game!
Rod Stewart Tribute

Rod Stewart Tribute

3rd August 2019
The Tuesday Friendship Club present a fantastic evening of music at the Columba Club, Barrhead courtesy of a Rod Stewart Tribute on Saturday 3rd August!
Summer Woodland Trail at Greenbank

Summer Woodland Trail at Greenbank

1st June 2019 - 31st August 2019
Explore the Summer-themed trails in the woodland at Greenbank Garden, the perfect way to spend the school holidays!
Tennis For Free

Tennis For Free

3rd August 2019
If you're free on a Saturday afternoon and would like to give tennis a try then 'Tennis For Free' at Cowan Park, Barrhead is just for you!
The Little Garden Kingdom

The Little Garden Kingdom

1st July 2019 - 11th August 2019
Looking for something to do during the school holidays? Come along to Greenbank Garden and enjoy their brand new summer children's experience!
Vision Coaching School Holiday Multi-Sports Camp

Vision Coaching School Holiday Multi-Sports Camp

1st July 2019 - 16th August 2019
Vision Coaching has been delivering high quality multi-sports camps for almost a decade in Ayrshire and this Summer they are bringing their very popular camps to Giffnock!

Events in Fife

Burntisland Fairground

Burntisland Fairground

25th May 2019 - 18th August 2019
Situated on the links just yards from a Blue Flag beach, this traditional funfair provides all you need for a great family day out.
Cupar Vintage Festival

Cupar Vintage Festival

3rd August 2019
Calling all vintage lovers, come along to a fun filled free day on the streets of Cupar with classic car and scooter display, music, swing dancing, vintage stalls and much more...
Defend Fife 2019

Defend Fife 2019

3rd August 2019 - 4th August 2019
Defend Fife returns on 3rd and 4th August with a fun-packed day which all the family will enjoy!
Explore! Travellers and Trailblazers

Explore! Travellers and Trailblazers

6th July 2019 - 10th November 2019
Let us take you on an epic adventure! Follow in the footsteps of intrepid explorers to discover exotic lands and fantastic voyages through our hands-on, family friendly exhibition!
Gig in the Car Park

Gig in the Car Park

3rd August 2019 - 4th August 2019
Gig in the Car Park returns for 2019 on 3rd and 4th August with a great line up including local Fife favourites and others from across the country!
Island Jewels of the Forth

Island Jewels of the Forth

26th June 2019 - 31st August 2019
This exhibition shines a spotlight on the now mainly deserted islands of the Outer Firth of Forth from the Bass Rock at the mouth of the Forth westwards to the iconic Forth Bridges.
Jacobites and Redcoats at Culross Palace!

Jacobites and Redcoats at Culross Palace!

3rd August 2019 - 4th August 2019
Come along to Culross Palace on 3rd & 4th August and watch performances from a Jacobite and Redcoat soldier alongside other characters from eighteenth-century society and family-friendly crafts!
Mindful Gardening: Weeding, Feeding and Composting

Mindful Gardening: Weeding, Feeding and Composting

3rd August 2019
Join Greener Kirkcaldy on Saturday 3rd August for a mindful gardening worshop with Simone Melanie from Solar Ripe!
St. Andrews Farmers’ Market

St. Andrews Farmers’ Market

3rd August 2019
Come along to St. Andrews Farmers’ Market, on the 1st Saturday of every month, with up to 20 stallholders bringing a wide choice of produce!
Tall Tales and Fabulous Fables

Tall Tales and Fabulous Fables

25th May 2019 - 1st September 2019
Come and join us at Dunfermline Carnegie Library and Galleries for some family-friendly fun with our colourful, interactive summer exhibition!
Tour an Amazon Fulfillment Centre

Tour an Amazon Fulfillment Centre

19th February 2019 - 31st October 2019
See the magic that happens after you click ‘buy’ on Amazon.co.uk by touring our Dunfermline fulfilment centre and seeing first-hand how we deliver for our customers.

Events in Glasgow

60 Days of Summer

60 Days of Summer

5th July 2019 - 27th August 2019
National Trust for Scotland's Culzean Castle is offering 100 families per day the chance to enjoy all that the historic Ayrshire estate has to offer for a special price, until 27 August!
A Dwelling House

A Dwelling House

6th July 2019 - 31st August 2019
Come along to The Hill House throughout the summer months for a range of family activities, from trails to drop-in arts and crafts inspired by design elements throughout the house!
An Evening with Gazza

An Evening with Gazza

3rd August 2019
Get up close and personal to Rangers legend Paul ‘Gazza’ Gascoigne at The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall on Saturday 3rd August!
Art On the Exchange Outdoor Markets

Art On the Exchange Outdoor Markets

3rd August 2019
Art On Scotland return to Royal Exchange Square with their fabulous pop-up markets full of original pieces of art, jewellery, crafts, and designer products!
Art on the Shore

Art on the Shore

3rd August 2019 - 4th August 2019
Art on the Shore is a brand new interactive loch side Art Festival running on the 3rd and 4th August 2019 at Loch Lomond Shores!
Balloon Magic at the Forge Market

Balloon Magic at the Forge Market

3rd August 2019
Bring the kids along for an afternoon of inflatable fun with Stevo the magician - completely free of charge - at the Forge Market!
Bard in the Botanics 2019: Muse of Fire

Bard in the Botanics 2019: Muse of Fire

26th June 2019 - 3rd August 2019
Scotland's biggest and best-loved Shakespeare Festival, Bard in the Botanics, returns this Summer to Glasgow's Botanic Gardens with their 'Muse of Fire' Season!
Benny Lynch: The Little King of the Gorbals

Benny Lynch: The Little King of the Gorbals

16th August 2018 - 30th June 2020
The People’s Palace is hosting a community display which gathers together never seen before objects from Benny Lynch’s life and career.
Bishopton Art Group Late Summer Exhibition

Bishopton Art Group Late Summer Exhibition

3rd August 2019 - 31st August 2019
Between Saturday 3rd and Saturday 31st August members of Bishopton Art Group will be exhibiting a selection of their paintings in the Tearoom at Glasgow Botanic Gardens!
BRICK BUILT Tour

BRICK BUILT Tour

22nd June 2019 - 15th September 2019
Explore Land, Sea & Air in LEGO® Bricks this Summer with Warren Elsmore's BRICK BUILT tour at St. Enoch Centre!
Bricks 4 Kidz Lego Workshop

Bricks 4 Kidz Lego Workshop

3rd August 2019
The Forge Market are delighted to welcome Bricks 4 Kidz Lego workshops to the market for a summer full of building fun with everyone's favourite building blocks!
Cahoots at Sweeneys On The Park

Cahoots at Sweeneys On The Park

3rd August 2019
Sweeney's On The Park have regular live music every Saturday from 4pm to 7pm courtesy of Cahoots!
Car Boot Sale & Coffee Morning

Car Boot Sale & Coffee Morning

3rd August 2019
Kilbowie St Andrews Parish Church are holding another of their ever-popular Car Boot Sale & Coffee Mornings on Saturday 3rd August, come along and snap up some bargains!
Castlemilk Explorers

Castlemilk Explorers

3rd August 2019
Castlemilk Explorers is fun, free, nature group for 7 - 12 year old's to learn about nature in a fun environment!
Clyde Cruising Club Dinghy Section Sailing Camp

Clyde Cruising Club Dinghy Section Sailing Camp

1st July 2019 - 9th August 2019
Clyde Cruising Club Dinghy Section are holding RYA Dinghy Sailing Courses At Bardowie over the Summer holidays!
Cornelia Parker: One Day This Glass Will Break

Cornelia Parker: One Day This Glass Will Break

18th May 2019 - 15th September 2019
Pollok House is delighted to present an exhibition of prints by one of Britain's leading contemporary artists, Cornelia Parker, in partnership with Hayward Touring and the Southbank Centre, London.
Culzean Treasure Trail

Culzean Treasure Trail

29th June 2019 - 15th September 2019
Some pesky pirates have docked at Culzean's shore and dropped some treasure around the park on their visit! Can you find the pieces of silver hidden around the park?
Curious About Glasgow

Curious About Glasgow

12th January 2019 - 31st December 2019
Have fun discovering Glasgow with a self-guided, heritage walk with a treasure hunt theme from Curious About!
Distillery Tour & Whisky Tasting

Distillery Tour & Whisky Tasting

1st July 2018 - 31st December 2019
Come to The Clydeside Distillery, immerse yourself in Glasgow history and watch the craftsmen distil pure new make spirit by hand, the time-honoured way on the tour followed by a whisky tasting!
Doctor Dolittle the Musical - CANCELLED

Doctor Dolittle the Musical - CANCELLED

23rd July 2019 - 3rd August 2019
You’ve never seen anything like it! Doctor Dolittle returns to the stage in Leslie Bricusse’s acclaimed family musical! Catch it when it comes to Glasgow's King's Theatre!
Domestic Bliss

Domestic Bliss

8th March 2019 - 31st December 2020
Domestic Bliss is a new exhibition that brings together works from Glasgow Museums' collection to reflect on GoMA's building history as a former house, Royal Exchange and civic space!
Enterteasement: Comedy! Magic! Burlesque!

Enterteasement: Comedy! Magic! Burlesque!

3rd August 2019
If you're looking for a good night out that's a little bit different then look no further, Enterteasement at The Admiral Bar combines comedy, magic and burlesque into a night like no other!
Exhibition of Alexander Millar Paintings

Exhibition of Alexander Millar Paintings

17th May 2019 - 31st December 2019
An exhibition of Alexander Millar will be on display in Princes Square showcasing a collection of originals, drawings and limited-edition prints!
Face Painting at the Forge Market

Face Painting at the Forge Market

3rd August 2019
Calling kids of all ages... come along to the Forge Market where Tracy and her highly trained team will be be painting faces every weekend!
Giffnock North Summer Holiday Camps

Giffnock North Summer Holiday Camps

1st July 2019 - 9th August 2019
Giffnock North Athletics Club's Summer Holiday Camps are a great way to have fun, whilst trying out some fun athletics activities and making new friends!
Glasgow Central Station Tours

Glasgow Central Station Tours

1st January 2019 - 31st December 2019
Glasgow Central Tours offer you the chance to explore behind the scenes of Glasgow's most iconic and busiest landmarks, Central Station!
Glasgow Football Tour

Glasgow Football Tour

3rd August 2019
Join Glasgow Football Tour and enjoy stories of Glasgow's football heritage on a two-hour driven tour of the city!
Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

1st January 2018 - 31st December 2019
Good Move Glasgow run Health Walks right across the city which are suitable for all ages and abilities!
Govan Retail Market & Car Boot Sale

Govan Retail Market & Car Boot Sale

3rd August 2019
Browse the stalls and bag yourself a bargain at the weekly City Markets retail market and car boot sale in Govan (opposite the Govan Shopping Centre)!
Govanhill International Festival and Carnival

Govanhill International Festival and Carnival

1st August 2019 - 11th August 2019
Govanhill International Festival and Carnival is a cultural celebration of our unique community, including a Carnival Parade on Saturday 3rd August and a whole host of other events!
Hire-a-guide at RSPB Scotland Loch Lomond

Hire-a-guide at RSPB Scotland Loch Lomond

1st May 2019 - 1st September 2019
Take a personal tour around RSPB Loch Lomond with a guide looking for wildlife and discovering the unique history and management of the reserve!
Historic Tours of Glasgow University

Historic Tours of Glasgow University

3rd August 2019
Join a Historic Tour of Glasgow University the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world!
Kelvingrove Organ Recitals

Kelvingrove Organ Recitals

1st January 2019 - 31st December 2019
Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum holds delightful daily recitals by eminent local organists and visiting players!
Kids Summer Boot Camp: Coding, Robotics and Engineering

Kids Summer Boot Camp: Coding, Robotics and Engineering

1st July 2019 - 17th August 2019
The British Youth IT College is hosting several Kids Computing Summer Camps for six to fourteen year olds during the holidays!
King’s Theatre Backstage Tour

King’s Theatre Backstage Tour

3rd August 2019
If you would like to hear about the King's Theatre's rich history and have a look behind the scenes, book your place now on one of the upcoming behind the scenes tours!
Landscape in Print

Landscape in Print

2nd August 2019 - 3rd August 2019
Play with collage and mono-print to create vibrant landscapes and abstractions on this two-day course at Studio Pavilion!
Linda McCartney Retrospective

Linda McCartney Retrospective

5th July 2019 - 12th January 2020
A major retrospective of photography by Linda McCartney will be shown in the UK for the first time at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow from 5th July 2019 to 12th January 2020!
Madagascar The Musical

Madagascar The Musical

31st July 2019 - 4th August 2019
Filled with outlandish characters, adventure galore and an upbeat score, you’ll have no choice but to 'Move It, Move It!' when Madagascar The Musical comes to the King's Theatre Glasgow this Summer!
Merchant City Music Past and Present

Merchant City Music Past and Present

3rd August 2019
Join Glasgow Music City Tours for a guided walking tour of several iconic Merchant City and East End music venues!
Merchant Square Craft & Design Fair

Merchant Square Craft & Design Fair

3rd August 2019
The Merchant Square Craft Fair is held every weekend, why not spend a relaxing afternoon browsing the stalls!
Music Mile Walking Tour

Music Mile Walking Tour

3rd August 2019
Join Glasgow Music City Tours for a guided walking tour of venues past and present on Glasgow's Music Mile!
Newlands Tennis Club Summer Camps

Newlands Tennis Club Summer Camps

1st July 2019 - 9th August 2019
Newlands Tennis club in Glasgow's Southside are running fantastic, fun tennis camps for kids during the holidays!
Oor Wullie’s BIG Bucket Trail Glasgow

Oor Wullie’s BIG Bucket Trail Glasgow

17th June 2019 - 30th August 2019
Oor Wullie's BIG Bucket trail will be taking to the streets of Glasgow this summer with life-size, individually decorated Oor Wullie sculptures waiting to be discovered, for everyone to enjoy!
Outdoor Play

Outdoor Play

6th July 2019 - 31st August 2019
Come along to Geilston Garden this Summer for some outdoor play adventures on the spotter trail, wild flower maze and natural play area!
Pirate Weekend at the Forge Market

Pirate Weekend at the Forge Market

3rd August 2019 - 4th August 2019
Ahoy there me hearties! Get ready for a swashbuckling day of fun enjoying the best of the high seas in Scotland's Largest Indoor Market!
Platform at Argyle St Arches

Platform at Argyle St Arches

3rd August 2019
Ten of Scotland’s best independent street food traders vendors set up stall every Friday, Saturday and Sunday, within the newly refurbished Argyle Street Arches!
Play in a Day

Play in a Day

3rd August 2019
Join Jazz Hands Scotland Productions for their Play in a Day workshop, part of their Summerfest 2018 programme!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

3rd August 2019
Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Portraits of People

Portraits of People

19th July 2019 - 10th August 2019
Project Ability presents 'Portraits of People' an art exhibition of mixed portraits and peoplescapes by three very distinct artists!
Princess for a Day Brunch with Belle

Princess for a Day Brunch with Belle

3rd August 2019
Join One 4 The Kids at Mharsanta for another of their extremely popular Princess for a Day Brunch events featuring Belle from Sleeping Beauty!
Quarriers Glasgow Group Activities

Quarriers Glasgow Group Activities

1st July 2018 - 31st December 2019
Quarriers Glasgow Group Activities provides group activities for adults with learning disabilities in the north west and south areas of Glasgow.
R-CADE Family Fun Summer

R-CADE Family Fun Summer

2nd July 2019 - 31st August 2019
At R-CADE they welcome the whole family down for some classic gaming fun, every day during the Summer holidays!
R-CADE Lates

R-CADE Lates

3rd August 2019
Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday after 7pm (unless otherwise advertised) R-CADE kick out the kids and let the adults have their fun!
Rabbie’s: Tours from Glasgow

Rabbie’s: Tours from Glasgow

1st January 2019 - 31st December 2019
Make Glasgow your base for a trip to Scotland and combine this pioneering city with the best of the Highlands on a tour with Rabbie's!
Rally Roon The Rangers

Rally Roon The Rangers

24th July 2019 - 3rd August 2019
From the team that brought you Singin I’m No A Billy I’m A Tim, and Witches Fae Easterhoose comes: Rally Roon The Rangers, the HILARIOUS true blue comedy by Ned Sollid!
Riverside Museum Summer Beach

Riverside Museum Summer Beach

5th June 2019 - 31st August 2019
Glasgow's only beach is back once again for the summer holidays - grab your bucket and spade for lots of sandy fun at Riverside Museum!
Rum, Tequila & Tacos Festival

Rum, Tequila & Tacos Festival

3rd August 2019
SWG3 invite you to Glasgow's first ever Rum, Tequila & Tacos food and drink festival on Saturday 3rd August!
SENSEcity Walking Tour

SENSEcity Walking Tour

3rd August 2019
Get to know Glasgow's stories through a high tech Augmented Reality Experience with a human touch on the SENSEcity Walking Tour!
Simon Donnelly and Charlie Miller’s Summer Camp

Simon Donnelly and Charlie Miller’s Summer Camp

1st July 2019 - 9th August 2019
Join Simon Donnelly and Charlie Miller for their fantastic Football Summer Camps for 5 to 16 year olds at Glasgow Green Football Centre!
Sloans Market

Sloans Market

3rd August 2019
Pop along to Sloans Market any weekend and you will find a brilliant and exciting selection of stalls and traders!
Slomatics + Headless Kross + Dead Otter

Slomatics + Headless Kross + Dead Otter

3rd August 2019
Belfast legends Slomatics are hitting Glasgow once again, catch them at Nice N Sleazy on August 3rd with support from Headless Kross and Dead Otter!
Sogol Mabadi and Birthe Jorgensen: Home Where Home Is Not

Sogol Mabadi and Birthe Jorgensen: Home Where Home Is Not

27th June 2019 - 3rd August 2019
Home Where Home Is Not is an ambitious exhibition by Glasgow-based artists Sogol Mabadi and Birthe Jorgensen reimagining fixed notions of home, and what it means to be of more than one place.
Springburn Parkrun

Springburn Parkrun

3rd August 2019
Springburn Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Springburn Park in the North of Glasgow!
Street Art Walking Tour

Street Art Walking Tour

3rd August 2019
Walking Tours in Glasgow is now offering a two hour Street Art tour! This mural and modern culture tour will show the beautiful street art pieces scattered around the city of Glasgow!
Summer Fun at Loch Lomond Shores

Summer Fun at Loch Lomond Shores

1st July 2019 - 1st September 2019
Loch Lomond Shores have an amazing line-up of events and activities planned over the Summer to keep all the family entertained!
Summer Holiday Adventures

Summer Holiday Adventures

1st July 2019 - 9th August 2019
This Summer, West End Adventure are running fun and action packed days of activities including climbing, archery, kayaking, bush craft and hill walking!
Summer Holiday Programme

Summer Holiday Programme

2nd July 2019 - 10th August 2019
Baltic Street Adventure Playground is running a holiday programme until 10th of August, Tuesday to Saturday. It's free to attend and has lots for the kids to do!
Summer Nature Trail

Summer Nature Trail

1st July 2019 - 14th September 2019
Come and discover some of the local wildlife at RSPB Scotland Loch Lomond's Summer Nature Trail. Perfect for your mini nature detectives!
Summer Nights at the Bandstand

Summer Nights at the Bandstand

26th July 2019 - 10th August 2019
The Summer Nights at the Bandstand festival returns to Kelvingrove Park in July and August and includes performances from Bloc Party, Teenage Fanclub, Burt Bacharach, Suede and more!
Summer of Sport

Summer of Sport

1st June 2019 - 31st August 2019
Bring your family along to Hill House in Helensburgh over the Summer where you'll be able to try out a variety of lawn games and activities!
Summer Pirate Takeover

Summer Pirate Takeover

1st July 2019 - 14th August 2019
This summer, The Tall Ship pirates are taking over Glenlee for a range of pirate-themed activities!
Summer Study Sessions

Summer Study Sessions

29th July 2019 - 9th August 2019
If you're in S2 - S4, join Learning Better for their Summer Study Sessions covering study skills and maths!
Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

Take 2: Family-Friendly Films

3rd August 2019
Glasgow Film Theatre's weekly Take 2 Family-Friendly Film Screenings will keep even the littlest film fans entertained!
Tennent’s Brewery Tour

Tennent’s Brewery Tour

1st January 2018 - 31st December 2019
Find out how Wellpark Brewery make Tennent's so special on one of their daily Brewery Tours!
Tessa Lynch & Rachel Adams: A Collaborative Exhibition

Tessa Lynch & Rachel Adams: A Collaborative Exhibition

13th July 2019 - 8th September 2019
Studio Pavilion at House for an Art Lover is pleased to present a new collaborative project by Glasgow based artists Rachel Adams and Tessa Lynch in the gallery throughout the Summer of 2019!
The Lighthouse Building Tours

The Lighthouse Building Tours

3rd August 2019
The Lighthouse hold tours every Saturday, they offer a great opportunity to learn about The Lighthouse building, but also about the work of Charles Rennie Mackintosh and the city he was born in!
Theatre Royal Backstage Tour

Theatre Royal Backstage Tour

3rd August 2019
Go backstage and visit one of Scotland's most significant theatres, Glasgow's Theatre Royal, for a look behind the scenes!
Tollcross Parkrun

Tollcross Parkrun

3rd August 2019
Tollcross Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Tollcross Park in the East End of Glasgow!
University of Strathclyde Summer Programme

University of Strathclyde Summer Programme

2nd June 2019 - 21st August 2019
Choose from a wide range of classes and workshops. Kick start your learning with the University of Strathclyde's Centre for Lifelong Learning Summer Programme!
UTD Sports Summer Multi Sport Camps

UTD Sports Summer Multi Sport Camps

1st July 2019 - 14th August 2019
UTD Sports are buzzing to announce their Multi Sport Activity Camps will return for the Summer Holidays to several locations across Glasgow!
Victoria Parkrun

Victoria Parkrun

3rd August 2019
Victoria Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Victoria Park in the West End of Glasgow!
WEST Brewery Tour

WEST Brewery Tour

3rd August 2019
WEST Brewery tours are a great way to hear all about their story, see where it all began and, MOST IMPORTANTLY, sample some products along the way!
Wild Things Weekend

Wild Things Weekend

3rd August 2019 - 4th August 2019
Bring your wild things out on an adventure at RSPB Scotland Loch Lomond this August and become nature detectives!

Events in Lanarkshire

A Game of 2 Halves

A Game of 2 Halves

6th July 2019 - 27th October 2019
As Albion Rovers Football Club celebrate 100 years at Cliftonhill Stadium in Coatbridge, Summerlee Museum presents a unique photographic study of the fans and environment surrounding the team.
Bookbug at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

Bookbug at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

3rd August 2019
Free, fun and fantastic! North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre hold Bookbug sessions every Monday, Tuesday & Saturday!
Corn Exchange Young Performers present Three Plays in Three Days

Corn Exchange Young Performers present Three Plays in Three Days

1st August 2019 - 3rd August 2019
Corn Exchange Young Performers are running their annual Three Plays in Three Days summer workshops for kids in P5 - S6 between the 1st and 3rd August!
Discover Your Family and Local History

Discover Your Family and Local History

1st May 2019 - 20th December 2019
Always wanted to trace your family tree but not sure where to begin? Come along to North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre for one of their weekday sessions!
Family Activities at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

Family Activities at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

3rd August 2019
North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre hold a range of fun museum activities, arts and crafts every Saturday for kids aged 5 upwards!
Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

Get Walking Lanarkshire Health Walks

1st January 2018 - 31st December 2019
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire on one of their regualr health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether!
Let’s Go Summer

Let’s Go Summer

29th June 2019 - 10th August 2019
Join the team at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre for a jam packed programme of activities to keep the kids entertained during the school holidays!
Pong to Playstation

Pong to Playstation

24th May 2019 - 24th August 2019
Pong to Playstation at North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre is an exciting, hands-on interactive exhibition exploring video game evolution, technology and culture featuring over 500 objects!
School’s Out(ish for Summer)

School’s Out(ish for Summer)

28th June 2019 - 11th August 2019
Join us at New Lanark this summer for a huge range of Summer Activities for kids in Robert Owen's School for Children!
Strathaven Miniature Railway 2019 Season

Strathaven Miniature Railway 2019 Season

3rd August 2019
Strathaven Miniature Railway reopens for the 2019 season on Saturday 30th of March and will run every weekend until the end of September!
Strathclyde Parkrun

Strathclyde Parkrun

3rd August 2019
Strathclyde Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Strathclyde Country Park!
Summer Dinosaur Hunt

Summer Dinosaur Hunt

29th June 2019 - 1st September 2019
Calderglen Country Park are running another of their popular treasure trails this Summer and this year it's dinosaur themed!
Summerlee Summer Fun

Summerlee Summer Fun

29th June 2019 - 13th August 2019
Throughout the holidays, Summerlee are holding family activities including arts and crafts, traditional games, mine tours, tram rides, not forgetting the award winning play area and exhibitions!
The Spectacular High Diving Pirates

The Spectacular High Diving Pirates

22nd June 2019 - 1st September 2019
Shiver me timbers, The Spectacular High Diving Pirates return to M&Ds Scotlands Theme Park, with a whole NEW show!
The Thistle Crests Heraldic Carvings from The Chancery of the Order

The Thistle Crests Heraldic Carvings from The Chancery of the Order

15th June 2019 - 10th August 2019
Come along to Biggar & Upper Clydesdale Museum to catch a glimpse of rarely seen carvings held at the Court of The Lord Lyon in Edinburgh!

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

80s & 90s Nostalgia Boogie

80s & 90s Nostalgia Boogie

3rd August 2019
Relive some of the biggest hits from the 80s & 90s with the Glynhill Hotel's resident DJ, who will have you on the dance floor from start to finish!
Active Communities’ Jogging Buddies

Active Communities’ Jogging Buddies

3rd August 2019
Active Communities run a series of jogging groups throughout Renfrewshire on a weekly basis!
Binocular and Telescope Open Day

Binocular and Telescope Open Day

3rd August 2019
Come along to a free Binocular & Telescope Open Day at RSPB Lochwinnoch, expert advice will be on hand all day!
Bricks in Space

Bricks in Space

29th June 2019 - 13th August 2019
Paisley First are promising a day out of this world in Paisley town centre this summer with their Bricks in Space Summer Trail!
Circus Extreme

Circus Extreme

25th July 2019 - 4th August 2019
This year a new death-defying and extreme circus is descending on the UK as part of it’s European tour! Don't miss Circus Extreme at intu Braehead between the 25th July and 4th August!
Explorer Trail

Explorer Trail

29th June 2019 - 8th August 2019
Spend some quality family time together at RSPB Scotland Lochwinnoch taking part in one of their self-led Explorer Trails this Summer!
Girls On The Run

Girls On The Run

3rd August 2019
Active Communities' Girls on the Run sessions aim to inspire girls to be active, healthy and feel good about themselves!
intu Braehead Roller Rink

intu Braehead Roller Rink

27th June 2019 - 11th August 2019
Taking over the Curling Rink for six weeks only, shoppers will be able to roller skate around the 25m by 20m rink until Sunday 11th August at intu Braehead's brand new Roller Rink!
Junior Jogging Buddies

Junior Jogging Buddies

3rd August 2019
Held on Saturday mornings during term time, Active Communities' Junior Jogging Buddies group aims to encourage kids exercise and add more activity to their days!
Karaoke

Karaoke

3rd August 2019
Join Dino Martino and some of the best singers and entertainers in Paisley at The Bally for Saturday night Karaoke!
Life Summer Party

Life Summer Party

3rd August 2019
Join Life Church Paisley on Saturday 3rd August for their Summer Part featuring bouncy castle, kids' tattoos, sand art, nail bar, treasure hunt and entertainment!
PACE Fest!

PACE Fest!

29th June 2019 - 11th August 2019
Jam-packed with unique and varied creative performance experiences for ages 3-21, PACE is excited to present Fest! Summer 2019!
Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

3rd August 2019
Free, fun and fantastic! Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions throughout the week!
Street Stuff Summer Fun

Street Stuff Summer Fun

1st July 2019 - 9th August 2019
Football, dance, gaming, DJ workshops and much more will be available for young people aged 8 to 16 to take part in for free this summer courtesy of Street Stuff!
Summer Jam

Summer Jam

3rd August 2019
The family-friendly music event, Summer Jam, returns for a ninth year to Three Churches Inn, Lochwinnoch on Saturday 3rd August with all proceeds going towards the Teenage Cancer Trust.

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

A Battle Won

A Battle Won

3rd August 2019
Travel back in time as costumed actors bring to life the main events of William Wallace and Andrew de Moray’s victory in 1297 at the Battle of Stirling Bridge.
Epic Art Exhibition 2019

Epic Art Exhibition 2019

29th June 2019 - 19th August 2019
Come along to Macrobert Arts Centre and enjoy a selection of artwork by local children and young people inspired by wildlife and the environment...
Fèis Fhoirt and Fèis Phàislig

Fèis Fhoirt and Fèis Phàislig

3rd August 2019
Enjoy a double bill of traditional music performed by some of the most talented young players from across Scotland at the Tolbooth on 3rd August!
James Watt: Power to the World

James Watt: Power to the World

25th April 2019 - 23rd August 2019
Explore the life, work, and legacy of James Watt and his reinvention of the steam engine in this new exhibition at The Engine Shed!
Jungle Club

Jungle Club

15th July 2019 - 16th August 2019
Jungle Club is Blair Drummond Safari Park's brand new school holiday programme for children aged 8-12 years old. Perfect for adventurous youngsters who love animals and the outdoors.
Meet your Maker

Meet your Maker

7th June 2019 - 25th August 2019
Historic Environment Scotland and Craft Scotland collaborated to provide opportunities for members of the local community to co-design new work and you can see the results in this exhibition!
Motivate

Motivate

15th July 2019 - 8th August 2019
McLaren Leisure's Motivate Class, for children aged 4-5 years, is a 2 hour session including activities such as sports, games, bouncy castle fun and more...
Phase One Habitat Survey and Preliminary Ecological Appraisal Workshop: 2 day course

Phase One Habitat Survey and Preliminary Ecological Appraisal Workshop: 2 day course

3rd August 2019
This very popular 2 day course run by TCV Scotland will benefit ecologists, land managers, rangers, planners, environmental consultants and students.
Scotfairs Antique, Vintage & Collectors Fair

Scotfairs Antique, Vintage & Collectors Fair

3rd August 2019
Scotfairs hold a regular Antique, Vintage & Collectors Fair at The Albert Halls in Stirling. Come along and enjoy the informal atmosphere of the market!
Stirling ‘Old Town’ Walking Tours

Stirling ‘Old Town’ Walking Tours

27th July 2019 - 30th November 2019
Explore the old town of the city with local guides and get a full overview of Stirling's dark history on a family-friendly, leisurely stroll.
Summer Art School for Creative Kids

Summer Art School for Creative Kids

15th July 2019 - 14th August 2019
Summer art school for creative kids at Learn2draw is back this summer. This is a great opportunity to spend time indoors and out doing art and making new friends.
Summer Family Nature Club: Mini Beast Hunt

Summer Family Nature Club: Mini Beast Hunt

3rd August 2019
Join us at The Lodge Forest Visitor Centre for a fun filled morning with a mini beast hunt. Come and see the crawly beasties that live in the undergrowth!
Summer Holiday Club at The Peak

Summer Holiday Club at The Peak

1st July 2019 - 16th August 2019
Join us this summer at The Peak Holiday Club, it's jam packed with plenty of fun sports and activities to suit all ages!
Summer Kids’ Camp

Summer Kids’ Camp

1st July 2019 - 16th August 2019
McLaren Leisure's popular Kids’ camp for primary age children returns from 1st July to 16th August (Monday to Friday), with lots of fun activities.
Summer Swim School

Summer Swim School

8th July 2019 - 12th August 2019
Book the kids in for Monday swimming classes this summer at McLaren Leisure Centre, suitable for pre-schoolers and beginners. Also running is a 5 day intensive Swim School.

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