Events in Edinburgh on 27 October 2020

View all the upcoming events in Edinburgh on the 27 October 2020 below, or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Edinburgh

Auld Reekie Tours

Auld Reekie Tours

4th September 2020 - 20th December 2020

Take a journey into the dark side of old Edinburgh's history touring the haunted underground vaults with Auld Reekie Tours!
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Bright Shadows: Scottish Art in the 1920s

Bright Shadows: Scottish Art in the 1920s

12th September 2020 - 6th June 2021

The 1920s was a period of contrasts and this exhibition explores the styles, ideas and events that shaped Scottish art during this influential decade.
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Centre for Lifelong Learning’s Autumn Online Classes

Centre for Lifelong Learning’s Autumn Online Classes

1st October 2020 - 23rd December 2020
Online Event

With the help of expert tutors, the Centre for Lifelong Learning at University of Strathclyde have developed an exciting range of classes to help keep you busy this Autumn!
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Charles Phillips Pre-Auction Opportunity

Charles Phillips Pre-Auction Opportunity

10th September 2020 - 31st December 2020
Online Event Edinburgh

Due to Covid-19 we are are unable to perform our normal live auction event in your area therefore we will now offer an online collection at way below the auction estimates.
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Cilla The Musical - POSTPONED

Cilla The Musical - POSTPONED

26th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

Sheridan Smith reprises her award-wining portrayal of the late Cilla Black to star in Bill Kenwright’s stage production, Cilla The Musical at Edinburgh Playhouse in October.
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Cuddly Corgi Treasure Hunt

Cuddly Corgi Treasure Hunt

27th July 2020 - 31st October 2020

Looking to entertain the kids? Come and spot our cuddly corgis hiding around Britannia’s tour route.
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Curious About Edinburgh

Curious About Edinburgh

1st January 2020 - 31st December 2020
Various Locations Edinburgh

Have fun discovering Edinburgh with a self-guided, heritage walk with a treasure hunt theme from Curious About!
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Dog First Aid (LIVE) 3 modules 3 evenings

Dog First Aid (LIVE) 3 modules 3 evenings

Selected dates between 22nd September 2020 - 27th October 2020
Online Event

The Emergency Canine Care course run by Dog First Aid Scotland North has been designed to be delivered through a live interactive session in 3 evening modules.
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ECHO

ECHO

3rd October 2020 - 4th November 2020

ECHO is Michael Craik's first solo exhibition at &Gallery and he presents a new collection of contemplative, minimal acrylic paintings.
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First Bite Junior Youth Theatre

First Bite Junior Youth Theatre

17th September 2020 - 10th December 2020
Online Event Edinburgh

First Bite Junior Youth Theatre is run by Live Drama and is for all 7 - 11 year olds with a love of drama and the performing arts and starts on 17th September!
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Fore Play Crazy Golf

Fore Play Crazy Golf

2nd October 2020 - 31st October 2020
Edinburgh New Town

Round up your pals and get the ball rolling for your next night oot as Fore Play Crazy Golf Edinburgh pop-up has found a new home!
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Global Lab

Global Lab

27th September 2020 - 30th October 2020

Global Lab offers inspiring examples of creative practice in the arts, education and frontline activism, with the opportunity to share, question and dialogue.
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Interior Design Service

Interior Design Service

14th September 2020 - 31st December 2020

Make your dream home a reality with the IKEA Interior Design Service. It's a tailored and hassle free shopping experience for your convenience!
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Invisible Cities Walking Tours - Edinburgh

Invisible Cities Walking Tours - Edinburgh

31st July 2020 - 31st December 2020
Various Locations Edinburgh

Invisible Cities offer family friendly guided walking tours of Edinburgh that showcase some of the city's historical landmarks and explore the social projects that make the city what it is!
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Lockdown Virtual Tour and Tasting

Lockdown Virtual Tour and Tasting

23rd April 2020 - 3rd April 2021
Online Event

Come and join us at Stirling Distillery as our team take you on a virtual tour and tasting from the comfort of your own home!
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Make memories aboard The Royal Yacht Britannia

Make memories aboard The Royal Yacht Britannia

1st October 2020 - 31st October 2020

The Royal Yacht Britannia has attained VisitScotland's 'We're Good To Go' certificate, so step aboard and follow in the footsteps of Royalty this October!
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Mid-Century Modern Art and Design From Conran to Quant

Mid-Century Modern Art and Design From Conran to Quant

15th July 2020 - 4th January 2021

Explore the furniture, fashion, textiles, lighting, ceramics, and printed material that defined Mid-Century Modern in this exhibition on now at Dovecot Studios!
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Music Classes for Children age 4 to 12

Music Classes for Children age 4 to 12

12th September 2020 - 12th November 2020
Online Event Edinburgh

St Marys Music School Edinburgh is delivering various online music classes for children age 4 to 12 years starting in September.
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Open Hearth

Open Hearth

17th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

The Festival’s famous Open Hearth sessions move online in a ceilidh of cultures and featuring some of the finest traditional storytellers from around the world.
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Operating Theatre Live

Operating Theatre Live

Selected dates between 11th June 2020 - 18th March 2021
Online Event

Join award-winning Sam Piri and Amy Straughan LIVE from the operating theatre every Tuesday and Thursday as they examine the incredible structure of the human body to learn in a way never done before!
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Pedal It Purple

Pedal It Purple

1st October 2020 - 31st October 2020
National Event

Cycle your purple socks off this October with by taking park in Glasgow Children's Hospital Charity's brand new cycling challenge... Pedal It Purple!
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Ray Harryhausen - Titan of Cinema

Ray Harryhausen - Titan of Cinema

24th October 2020 - 5th September 2021

This exhibition is in collaboration with the Ray and Diana Harryhausen Foundation to celebrate what would have been film special effects superstar Ray Harryhausen's 100th birthday year.
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Scotland’s Precious Seas

Scotland’s Precious Seas

19th August 2020 - 10th January 2021

To celebrate the Year of Coasts and Waters, this small exhibition explores Scotland’s diverse sea life and the many threats facing our marine life.
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Scots Music Group: Instrument and Song Classes

Scots Music Group: Instrument and Song Classes

8th September 2020 - 3rd December 2020
Online Event Edinburgh

Scots Music Group is running its autumn term online! Check out the full list of weekly classes available through Zoom!
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Secrets of Witches Wood

Secrets of Witches Wood

10th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

Follow the winding footpaths and venture into the lost lands of the Calder Witches at Almond Valley Heritage Centre this October!
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Silver Clay Boxes and Beads

Silver Clay Boxes and Beads

Selected dates between 27th October 2020

Based on feedback from beginners classes, this bespoke intermediate level full-day workshop with Anna Campbell, covers what people wanted to learn next: how to make silver clay boxes and beads.
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Storytelling Cafe Sessions

Storytelling Cafe Sessions

17th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

Rediscover the joy of ‘eye to eye, mind to mind, and heart to heart’ storytelling at the Scottish Storytelling Centre as part of the Scottish International Storytelling Festival.
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The Big Escape Edinburgh

The Big Escape Edinburgh

18th September 2020 - 31st December 2021
Edinburgh Old Town

The Big Escape is a brand new interactive outdoor experience, played on your smartphone, which will turn Edinburgh City Centre into a giant escape game!
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The Gruagach Solais

The Gruagach Solais

17th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

Claire Hewitt’s images are a response to the abundant natural and mythological landscape around her.
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The Phantom of the Opera - CANCELLED

The Phantom of the Opera - CANCELLED

23rd September 2020 - 31st October 2020

The brilliant original production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Phantom of the Opera arrives at the Festival Theatre for the first time ever in 2020!
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The Real Mary King’s Close Tours

The Real Mary King’s Close Tours

18th July 2020 - 20th December 2020

Edinburgh's deepest secret, the Real Mary King’s Close is buried deep beneath the Royal Mile... a warren of hidden streets that has remained frozen in time since the 17th Century!
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Traverse Young Writers’ Scratch Performances

Traverse Young Writers’ Scratch Performances

1st August 2020 - 16th May 2021
Online Event Edinburgh

Traverse is delighted to present brand new, specially created, pieces from nine Young Writers online, with performers filming in their own homes under lockdown conditions.
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Weekly Online Computing Club for Kids

Weekly Online Computing Club for Kids

10th August 2020 - 19th December 2021
Online Event Edinburgh

Check out ComputerXplorers SEScotland's online kids computing clubs, the perfect way to learn the latest technologies and develop invaluable tech skills.
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Wondrous Woods

Wondrous Woods

21st October 2020 - 15th November 2020

Come and join us for a creative lighting journey through the winding mystical pathways of the Wondrous Woods at Hopetoun House in a family friendly and safe event this Autumn!
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YogaBellies Edinburgh North - Online

YogaBellies Edinburgh North - Online

5th August 2020 - 30th December 2020
Online Event Edinburgh

YogaBellies Edinburgh North is holding LIVE classes, starting from Wednesday 5th August and bookings are now open!
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Events in East Renfrewshire

Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Friends Online Sessions

Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Friends Online Sessions

17th June 2020 - 31st December 2020

Alzheimer Scotland's Dementia Advisor is now delivering free, interactive and informative online Dementia Friends information sessions throughout East Renfrewshire.

Find out about Alzheimer Scotland Dementia Friends Online Sessions on What's On East Renfrewshire
Beat The Street East Renfrewshire

Beat The Street East Renfrewshire

30th September 2020 - 11th November 2020

Beat the Street is a fun, free game that will see communities in East Renfrewshire transformed into a giant game! See how far you can walk, cycle and run in just 6 weeks!

Find out about Beat The Street East Renfrewshire on What's On East Renfrewshire
Macmillan East Ren Move More

Macmillan East Ren Move More

9th July 2019 - 1st February 2021

Move More is a programme of physical activity, advice and support for people at all stages of the cancer journey, contact the Macmillan East Ren team and find out how to get involved.

Find out about Macmillan East Ren Move More on What's On East Renfrewshire
The Great Clarkston Pumpkin Trail

The Great Clarkston Pumpkin Trail

24th October 2020 - 1st November 2020

With Hallowe'en not too far away, I Love Clarkston are celebrating one of the best holidays of the year, with The Great Clarkston Pumpkin Trail!

Find out about The Great Clarkston Pumpkin Trail on What's On East Renfrewshire
Witchy Windows

Witchy Windows

24th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

This Halloween, Clarkston Community Council invite you to take part in Clarkston's first ever Witchy Windows event!

Find out about Witchy Windows on What's On East Renfrewshire

Events in Fife

Blooming Marvellous

Blooming Marvellous

12th September 2020 - 14th February 2021

Everything in the garden’s lovely as we explore the wonderful world of wildlife and plants through our colourful and entertaining family-friendly exhibition!

Find out about Blooming Marvellous on What's On Fife
Fife Art Exhibition 2020: Coast and Waters

Fife Art Exhibition 2020: Coast and Waters

3rd October 2020 - 21st November 2020

Fife’s biggest annual arts competition will be going ahead in 2020 with a new theme and in a brand new venue!

Find out about Fife Art Exhibition 2020: Coast and Waters on What's On Fife
Pregnancy Pilates - Online

Pregnancy Pilates - Online

13th May 2020 - 16th December 2020

Pregnancy Pilates helps to reduce those aches and pains, keep you active and benefit from some social time with other expectant women.

Find out about Pregnancy Pilates - Online on What's On Fife
Seniors Pilates - Online

Seniors Pilates - Online

13th May 2020 - 16th December 2020

Join Sam Mace Wellness for an online weekly Pilates class for the over 60's and strengthen your back and core, rebalance your body and improve posture through re-alignment!

Find out about Seniors Pilates - Online on What's On Fife
Well Being Well Doing

Well Being Well Doing

1st August 2020 - 31st October 2020

Using the labyrinth, earthship, yurt and lochside gardens to mindfully connect with nature, be with others in a like minded community and get creative in a simple and easy way!

Find out about Well Being Well Doing on What's On Fife

Events in Glasgow

Blochairn Car Boot Sale

Blochairn Car Boot Sale

4th October 2020 - 20th December 2020

Browse the stalls and bag yourself a bargain at the weekly City Markets car boot sale in Blochairn!

Find out about Blochairn Car Boot Sale on What's On Glasgow
Blood Brothers - SUSPENDED

Blood Brothers - SUSPENDED

27th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

Blood Brothers tells the captivating tale of twins who, separated at birth, grow up on opposite sides of the tracks, only to meet again with fateful consequences, don't miss it at the Glasgow King's!

Find out about Blood Brothers - SUSPENDED on What's On Glasgow
Bounce and Rhyme

Bounce and Rhyme

Selected dates between 17th August 2020 - 3rd December 2020

Bounce and Rhyme are free and fun sessions for parents, carers and children Two or under held weekly in several Glasgow Libraries!

Find out about Bounce and Rhyme on What's On Glasgow
Bridgeton Cross Retail Market

Bridgeton Cross Retail Market

Selected dates between 4th August 2020 - 22nd December 2020

Browse the stalls and bag yourself a bargain at the twice weekly City Markets Bridgeton Cross Retail Market!

Find out about Bridgeton Cross Retail Market on What's On Glasgow
Castlemilk Park Volunteer Group

Castlemilk Park Volunteer Group

Selected dates between 4th September 2020 - 30th October 2020

The Castlemilk Park Volunteer Group meet on Thursdays and Fridays to carry out practical work in the park and keep it looking beautiful!

Find out about Castlemilk Park Volunteer Group on What's On Glasgow
City Sightseeing Glasgow

City Sightseeing Glasgow

17th July 2020 - 20th December 2020

With 21 stops where you can hop on and off to visit some of the city's leading attractions, City Sightseeing Glasgow is the perfect way to explore Glasgow!

Find out about City Sightseeing Glasgow on What's On Glasgow
Curious About Glasgow

Curious About Glasgow

1st January 2020 - 31st December 2020

Have fun discovering Glasgow with a self-guided, heritage walk with a treasure hunt theme from Curious About!

Find out about Curious About Glasgow on What's On Glasgow
Glasgow Central Station Tours

Glasgow Central Station Tours

2nd September 2020 - 20th December 2020

Glasgow Central Tours offer you the chance to explore behind the scenes of Glasgow's most iconic and busiest landmarks, Central Station!

Find out about Glasgow Central Station Tours on What's On Glasgow
Glasgow City Centre Walking Tour

Glasgow City Centre Walking Tour

1st August 2020 - 13th December 2020

This is a 2.5-3 hour tour that will take you around all the main sites of the city, giving you an excellent opportunity to find out about Glasgow's rich history and culture!

Find out about Glasgow City Centre Walking Tour on What's On Glasgow
Glasgow Science Festival: Science on the Sofa

Glasgow Science Festival: Science on the Sofa

9th September 2020 - 9th November 2020

Glasgow Science Festival are back with a digital programme of hands-on activities, talks, shows and more, to entertain and inspire!

Find out about Glasgow Science Festival: Science on the Sofa on What's On Glasgow
Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

1st January 2020 - 31st December 2020

Good Move Glasgow run Health Walks right across the city which are suitable for all ages and abilities!

Find out about Good Move Glasgow Health Walks on What's On Glasgow
Historic Tours of Glasgow University

Historic Tours of Glasgow University

Selected dates between 1st September 2020 - 20th December 2020

Join a Historic Tour of the University of Glasgow the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world!

Find out about Historic Tours of Glasgow University on What's On Glasgow
Insight Talks at the Hunterian

Insight Talks at the Hunterian

Selected dates between 6th October 2020 - 15th December 2020

Gain an insight into The Hunterian's world class collections at one of their weekly lunchtime talks!

Find out about Insight Talks at the Hunterian on What's On Glasgow
Invisible Cities Walking Tours - Glasgow

Invisible Cities Walking Tours - Glasgow

31st July 2020 - 31st December 2020

Invisible Cities offer friendly walking tours of Glasgow that showcase some of the city's historical landmarks and explore the social projects that make the city what it is!

Find out about Invisible Cities Walking Tours - Glasgow on What's On Glasgow
Loch Lomond Scary Faerie Trail

Loch Lomond Scary Faerie Trail

1st October 2020 - 1st November 2020

This October, just in time for Halloween, Loch Lomond Faerie Trail will again be transformed into the Scary Faerie Trail!

Find out about Loch Lomond Scary Faerie Trail on What's On Glasgow
Love Letter to Glasgow

Love Letter to Glasgow

17th May 2020 - 24th December 2020

Local artist Lee Robertson has been working on 'Love Letter to Glasgow' an exhibition which was due to be held in Sogo Arts on the Saltmarket, he's now taken his exhibition online!

Find out about Love Letter to Glasgow on What's On Glasgow
NYCOS Mini Music Makers Online

NYCOS Mini Music Makers Online

18th August 2020 - 21st December 2020

Join NYCOS for their Mini Music Makers Online classes, providing an opportunity for you and your child to make and enjoy music together!

Find out about NYCOS Mini Music Makers Online on What's On Glasgow
Open Mic Tuesdays with Southside Sessions

Open Mic Tuesdays with Southside Sessions

Selected dates between 6th October 2020 - 17th November 2020

Join the Southside Sessions from 8.30pm every Tuesday for their Open Mic Night at The Corona Bar & Kitchen!

Find out about Open Mic Tuesdays with Southside Sessions on What's On Glasgow
Seasonal Yoga Classes Online

Seasonal Yoga Classes Online

14th September 2020 - 23rd December 2020

Join Simply Yoga By Laura for her seasonal yoga classes on Zoom and increase your flexibility and feel healthier and fitter with a regular yoga practice from the comfort of your own home!

Find out about Seasonal Yoga Classes Online on What's On Glasgow
Solo Photography Exhibition, David Gilliver: It’s a Small World

Solo Photography Exhibition, David Gilliver: It’s a Small World

1st September 2020 - 31st December 2020

The Scotia Gallery welcomes you to a solo photography exhibition featuring an impressive series of macro photography created by Scottish Artist and photographer David Gilliver!

The Big Escape Glasgow

The Big Escape Glasgow

18th September 2020 - 31st December 2021

The Big Escape is a brand new interactive outdoor experience, played on your smartphone, which will turn Glasgow City Centre into a giant escape game!

Find out about The Big Escape Glasgow on What's On Glasgow
Traditional Music Session

Traditional Music Session

Selected dates between 6th October 2020 - 24th November 2020

Come along to Sweeneys on the Park on Tuesday evenings and enjoy the talented musicians playing Traditional Irish and Scottish tunes!

Find out about Traditional Music Session on What's On Glasgow
Uncle Baji’s Pub Quiz

Uncle Baji’s Pub Quiz

Selected dates between 6th October 2020 - 29th December 2020

Bring your pals and have a go at one of the hardest pub quizzes the fine city of Glasgow has to offer... Uncle Baji's Pub Quiz at Taphouse Bar & Kitchen!

Find out about Uncle Baji’s Pub Quiz on What's On Glasgow
Walking:Holding Film Screening

Walking:Holding Film Screening

1st October 2020 - 1st November 2020

Performance art & mobile technology converge in Walking:Holding, a meditative journey through urban landscapes focusing on LGBTQ+ experience.

Find out about Walking:Holding Film Screening on What's On Glasgow
Yoga (Led into Mysore) with Laura

Yoga (Led into Mysore) with Laura

Selected dates between 15th September 2020 - 10th December 2020

Join an online guided Ashtanga yoga class, open and suitable for all levels of students, including Mysore practitioners.

Find out about Yoga (Led into Mysore) with Laura on What's On Glasgow

Events in Lanarkshire

Clyde Valley Family Park Pumpkin Festival

Clyde Valley Family Park Pumpkin Festival

10th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

From the 10th until the 31st of October ALL children visiting Clyde Valley Family Park will get to choose their own FREE pumpkin as part of their ticket and the park's Pumpkin Festival!

Find out about Clyde Valley Family Park Pumpkin Festival on What's On Lanarkshire
Darktober at M&D’s Presents: Anarchy

Darktober at M&D’s Presents: Anarchy

25th September 2020 - 31st October 2020

Don't miss Anarchy, a terrifyingly unforgettable experience where terror rules and your fate can change with every turn, at M&Ds Scotland's Theme Park!

Find out about Darktober at M&D’s Presents: Anarchy on What's On Lanarkshire
Holistic Treatments - Massage & Reiki

Holistic Treatments - Massage & Reiki

Selected dates between 1st July 2020 - 17th December 2020

The Health & Wellness Hub bring weekly holistic treatments, including massage and reiki, to several community venues around Lanarkshire!

Find out about Holistic Treatments - Massage & Reiki on What's On Lanarkshire
Pumpkin Picking at Valley View

Pumpkin Picking at Valley View

2nd October 2020 - 31st October 2020

Have fun and pick and carve your own pumpkin at Valley View at Gouldings between Friday 2nd and Saturday 31st October!

Find out about Pumpkin Picking at Valley View on What's On Lanarkshire
Tenement Through Time

Tenement Through Time

27th March 2020 - 31st December 2020

Tenement Through Time is a new, innovative and interactive exhibition which explores tenement life in New Lanark between 1881-1971!

Find out about Tenement Through Time on What's On Lanarkshire

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Active Communities’ Jogging Buddies

Active Communities’ Jogging Buddies

Selected dates between 6th October 2020 - 23rd December 2020

Active Communities run a series of jogging groups throughout Renfrewshire on a weekly basis!

Find out about Active Communities’ Jogging Buddies on What's On Renfrewshire
Active Communities’ Walking Buddies

Active Communities’ Walking Buddies

Selected dates between 6th October 2020 - 22nd December 2020

Active Communities run a series of walking groups throughout Renfrewshire on a weekly basis!

Find out about Active Communities’ Walking Buddies on What's On Renfrewshire

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Halloween Fun

Halloween Fun

10th October 2020 - 31st October 2020

Blair Drummond Safari and Adventure Park is going PUMPKIN-tastic this Halloween. It might be smaller in scale, but will still be big on family fun!

Find out about Halloween Fun on What's On Stirling
Santa@Home

Santa@Home

16th September 2020 - 30th November 2020

Woodland Experience has launched Santa@Home, a fun-filled experience that will ensure your family can still enjoy Santa’s magic this year from the comfort of your own living room!

Find out about Santa@Home on What's On Stirling
The John Muir Family Award

The John Muir Family Award

27th April 2020 - 31st January 2021

Under The Trees is offering the chance for families to undertake the John Muir Award with them. It's a fantastic outdoor learning award, and is easy to achieve - even under our current situation!

Find out about The John Muir Family Award on What's On Stirling

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The Big Escape Edinburgh
The Big Escape is a brand new interactive outdoor experience, played on your smartphone, which will turn Edinburgh City Centre into a giant escape game!
Royal Highland Show 2021
One of Scotland's most iconic events 'The Royal Highland Show' returns to the Royal Highland Centre from 17th June!
Edinburgh Corn Exchange Car Boot Sale Market
Edinburgh Corn Exchange Car Boot Sale Market is open but with strict rules and guidelines. Come and join us for some bargains and for sellers to have a clearout!
Leith100 : Light-Up Leith History Mural
Come see the Leith History Mural in a whole new LIGHT when it returns for a run of 10 nights from 25th September!
Auld Reekie Tours
Take a journey into the dark side of old Edinburgh's history touring the haunted underground vaults with Auld Reekie Tours!

Popular Venues

Edinburgh Playhouse Festival Theatre Edinburgh Kings Theatre Edinburgh National Museum of Scotland Traverse Theatre