William McGonagall has long been regarded as ‘the worst poet in the history of the English language’. Join Scots actor Jock Ferguson for an evening of anecdotes and stories and a wee dram in betwe
Have fun discovering Edinburgh on this quirky, self-guided, heritage walk with a treasure hunt theme from Curious About!
Join artist Tessa Asquith-Lamb for a tour specifically designed for visually impaired visitors focusing on the 'Marine: Ian Hamilton Finlay' exhibition.
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!
The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh is hosting one of artist Ellie Harrison’s four Early Warning Signs.
Fore! The Fore Play Crazy Golf team have launched another cracking venue to eat, drink, play and up your selfie game in the heart of the Capital!
See Oliver Cook's first solo exhibition 'Form & Light' as well as a paintings show from Calum McClure, winner of the 2011 Jolomo Painting Award at The Scottish Gallery this September!
Frances Walker is one of the most recognisable names in Scottish art and the Royal Scottish Academy is delighted to host an exhibition traversing the breadth of Frances Walker's illustrious career.
This summer Dovecot Studios celebrates the artist Jock McFadyen’s 70th birthday year with Lost Boat Party an exhibition of paintings which describe the romance and grandeur of the Scottish landscape
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.
Join artist Naomi Garriock who will introduce you to the Mind’s Eye booth, a colour mixing live broadcast that is brought to you by a family of hands.
Feast your eyes on stunning, macro-photographic studies of seeds and fruits from the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh’s Herbarium Collection.
It's back! The Edinburgh Stand's fabulous flagship Saturday show ruturns in July.
Drawing on our outstanding typewriter collection, this exhibition features a range of machines, including an 1876 Sholes and Glidden typewriter which was the first to have a QWERTY keyboard.
Choose How U Move East Ren is running between the 17th May and 31st October 2021! Join the programme today, get active & earn fantastic rewards to support your local community!
Hear stories of some of the people buried in the cemetery, from early pioneer footballers, brave suffragettes, and the men who built Glasgow on a tour of Cathcart Cemetery for Doors Open Days!
Free, fun and fantastic! East Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions!
Don't miss a day of music, shopping for vintage clothing and vinyl records, and of course scooters when the Friday Street Mod Alldayer hits Eaglesham on Saturday 4th September!
Run the Blades returns to Whitelee Windfarm for 2021 in September with three events... a 10K, Half Marathon and the 50K Ultra!
It's been 30 years since Luciano Pavarotti, José Carreras and Plácido Domingo made their historic debut, celebrate the emotional highlights of the first concert and the sequel in Los Angeles!
The Anstruther Harbour Festival returns in September 2021 with a host of great events - don't miss it!
Come along to our colourful and entertaining family-friendly exhibition to explore the stories hidden within some of our fantastic paintings.
Everything in the garden’s lovely as we explore the wonderful world of wildlife and plants through our colourful and entertaining family-friendly exhibition!
Scotland's annual Doors Open Days festival gives you free access to lots of fascinating buildings across Fife! This year's events in Fife Central will be held on selected dates in September!
Scotland's annual Doors Open Days festival gives you free access to lots of fascinating buildings across Fife! This year's events in Fife East will be held on 4th or 5th September!
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!
The Trail of Thought is a meandering journey of playful, typographic carvings, designed to encourage mindfulness and celebration of the landscape underneath the Lomond Hills.
Kirkcaldy Boot and Mart, indoor and outdoor every Saturday, Sunday and Wednesday... all welcome!
This exhibition is a study in photography and film of the human stories underpinning Hull’s distant water trawling industry, its demise and legacy, by photographer and filmmaker Simon Sharp.
Explore Glassmount House gardens, a densely planted walled garden and surrounding woodland with an A-listed sun dial, Mackenzie & Moncur greenhouse and historical doocot.
Willowhill is an evolving three-acre garden with a series of mixed borders designed with different vibrant colour combinations for effect all season.
Come along to St. Andrews Farmers Market and find a wide range of artisan producers come together selling delicious food and specially made crafts!
An incredible large-scale tapestry, created by a Dunfermline community weaving project, has gone on show at Dunfermline Carnegie Library & Galleries.
Local lads Trading Glances headline PJ Molloys on Saturday 4 September! Support comes from The Scarletts, Kirsty Donaldson & Stay For Tomorrow.
Take half an hour out to cultivate inner peace and enjoy the rest of the day with an inspired and positive mind on one of Kadampa Meditaion Centre's Lunchtime Classes!
Alex Dordoy presents 'The Weather Channel' a new solo exhibition at The Modern Institute focussing primarily on landscapes!
After another testing year for all, the Annan Gallery is delighted to bring to you the first of their 2021 Solo Exhibitions: 'Meditations on Colour' by Alison McWhirter!
Art On the Exchange Outdoor Markets return to Royal Exchange Square with their fabulous pop-up markets full of original pieces of art, jewellery, crafts, and designer products!
Follow the antics of Denise and Danny in the new comedy play, 'Bend it like Bertie' at Websters Theatre Glasgow in September!
Enjoy the best of Scotland's street food at the Big Feed Street Food Social, Glasgow's indoor, fully licensed street food market!
Experience Ridley Scott's multi-Academy Award-nominated cult classic, Blade Runner on a vast HD screen accompanied by a live orchestra at the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall on September 4th 2021!
The third annual Bute Pride celebration will take place on the 4th and 5th September compete with a parade plus a variety of evening entertainment in and around Rothesay!
This beautiful exhibition features thirteen works by Joan Eardley one of Scotland's most remarkable artists working in the post-war period!
Join Walking Tours in Glasgow to explore the streets of Mackintosh's home city to experience and witness his lasting legacy!
Join The Root of Magic for a magically awesome time in their weekly potions and science workshop, held on Saturdays!
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!
Glass of fizz on arrival, entertainment from four comedians, plus a two course meal – Arta's Comedy Nights are guaranteed to tickle your funny bone!
Join The Language Hub for a creative writing workshop for short stories for adults with local author Reyah Martin!
To celebrate Scotland's Year of Coasts & Waters Culzean Castle have created a fantastical trail of willow sculptures depicting creatures, real and mythical, of the sea and water!
Have fun discovering Glasgow with a self-guided, heritage walk with a treasure hunt theme from Curious About!
Be immersed in a world of magic making your very own potions cocktail at The Root Of Magic!
Newcastle-formed, Brighton-based alt-rock trio Demob Happy will tour the UK this Summer! Catch them live at Broadcast on Saturday 4th September!
This two day workshop at Print Clan with Fraser Taylor will explore the relationship between the hand drawn image and the printed image.
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!
The Pop-Up Pro's are bringing their popular food market and beer garden, Festival Village, to Glasgow's Candleriggs Square!
Flair Gymnastics Club have just opened a new facility within The Pitches in the Southside of Glasgow and have a range of new classes available for kids 5+!
Tramway presents Angletwich, the first solo exhibition in Scotland by artist Flo Brooks, realised in partnership with Brighton CCA!
Fore Play Crazy Golf is the ultimate destination offering fun for grown-ups! They've got everything from bespoke, locally-inspired crazy golf to delicious drinks and the finest street food offerings!
OVO is on a mission to zero carbon. Our next step? We're launching OVO Bikes in Glasgow – bringing pedal power to the people. So you can start your journey towards easier, greener living!
Glasgow residents are invited to sign up to Glasgow City Council's exciting new 'Get Active, You Can Do It!' challenge, which runs until Thursday 30 September!
The Ghost Signs of Glasgow Exhibition by Glasgow City Heritage Trust unearths the stories behind old signs and shopfronts of the city!
Glasgow Central Tours offer you the chance to explore behind the scenes of Glasgow's most iconic and busiest landmarks, Central Station!
This is a 1.5 - 2 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!
Get under the skin of Glasgow's vibrant music scene with this entertaining, guided walking tour of Merchant City and the East End from Glasgow Music City Tours!
Feel the beat of Glasgow's vibrant music scene with this entertaining, guided walking tour of the city centre with Glasgow Music City Tours!
Taken over the span of one year, 'Glasgow Photo Journey:1978' perfectly encapsulates the hardships, resilience and humour of the people living in our city at the time.
The Glasgow Science Festival team is live at the Glasgow Botanic Gardens from Saturday 4th to Sunday 12th September with loads of free activities suitable for all ages!
Glasgow's Pride March and Mardi Gla will be held on Saturday 4th September kicking off in front of The SSE Hydro before weaving its way into City Centre!
Good Move Glasgow run Health Walks right across the city which are suitable for all ages and abilities!
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)!
Sogo Arts presents 'Great Stadiums of the North' an exhibiton of 25 years of photography covering the Northern Hemisphere's (wee-est) team's pitches by Brian Sweeney!
Handmade in Ayr is a creative monthly market showcasing the best of Ayrshire arts and crafts at The Grain Exchange, featuring quality Ayrshire & Scottish makers!
Helensburgh and Lomond Artisans Association are holding their annual Autumn Craft Fair on Saturday 4th September in Helensburgh Parish Church!
Join a Historic Tour of the University of Glasgow the fourth oldest university in the English-speaking world!
Jo Sunshine is a visually impaired artist based in Glasgow, Jo is hosting an exhibition of her work at Maryhill Burgh Halls until 14th September!
You'll find fresh produce and sweet treats, handmade crafts, jewellery, artwork, gifts, pet supplies and more at Largs Market every Saturday in Gallowgate Square!
The 2021 Largs Viking Festival & Festival of Fire, marking the 1263 Battle of Largs, will be held between the 28th August and 5th September!
Inspired by Glasgow Women's Library's communities and collections, the Life Support exhibition considers how artists and activists have addressed and challenged their life experiences.
Little Barrie & Malcolm Catto bring their Quatermass Seven show to Glasgow's King Tut's on Saturday 4th September!
Loch Lomond Faerie Trail is back with a new trail mystery! Book Now for tickets right through the summer and join us in our biggest adventure yet!
The Loch Lomond Food & Drink Festival is an amazing weekend out for all the family featuring music, cookery, real ale, fresh produce and lots of fun!
Meat Your Persona is a new touring pop-up created by Oxford University and Liminal Space designed to get people talking about how meat and dairy affects us and the environment.
Nathan Ball has announced a show at the Garage Glasgow on Saturday 4th September as part of his upcoming UK tour!
Outdoor art gallery, Paintings on Railings, returns to the Botanic Gardens on the last weekend in August and the first three weekend in September!
Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Held on Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays, Polmadie Car Boot Sale is Scotland's only fully undercover car boot sale!
Pop up Spot Collective is a one-day event, on Saturday 4th September, that brings together some of the best, independent businesses in Glasgow!
Join The Root Of Magic on a Friday or Saturday for their Potions Cocktail Class for adults and be immersed in a world of magic!
Join Spin for a two hour pottery workshop and create at your own socially distanced table with staff on hand to help bring your vision to life!
Riverside Festival's after-hours party Riverside By Night is a festival in its own right, which continues the party into the small hours at SWG3!
Riverside Festival, Scotland's premier electronic music festival, will return to the grounds of the Riverside Museum in September with a three day extravaganza!
Treat yourself to an evening of award-winning comedy at Glee Club Glasgow, featuring four superb stand-up comedians that will keep you laughing until Monday!
As part of Scotland's Gardens Scheme you can visit Glenarn in Rhu, Helensburgh, a complete example of a ten-acre garden which spans from 1850 to the present day!
On September 4th & 5th Caledonian Rock Shop will once again host the annual Scottish Mineral, Fossil and Jewellery Show, come and see for yourself what natural treasures can be found here in Scotland!
Shawlands Farmers Market brings rural Scotland to the centre of Glasgow's Southside on the 1st and 3rd Saturday each month!
Don't miss a mini collective of Scottish makers popping up for two days in Glasgow's Southside at Lingo Flamingo, Deanston Drive!
Springburn Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Springburn Park in the North of Glasgow!
Walking Tours in Glasgow is now offering a Street Art tour! This mural and modern culture tour will show the beautiful street art pieces scattered around the city of Glasgow!
The RGI Kelly Gallery are excited to announce Summer Reflections exhibition by the professionally elected RGI members opening on Saturday 21st August!
Everything from kid-friendly classics to family foreign language and the latest blockbuster releases, Take 2 will keep even the littlest film fans entertained!
This display is dedicated to the art of Beatrix Whistler (1857–96) and features a small selection of her oil paintings and sketches.
With it's iconic archways The Barras Market it is a Glasgow institution, open to the public every weekend, come along and grab yourself a bargain or two!
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!
Held on the first Saturday of each month at The Deep End, The Big Zero Waste Market is a treasure trove of vintage, antique and collectables!
The Dockyard Social brings together the best street food traders Scotland has to offer all under one roof... everyone is welcome from families and foodies, to dates and dogs!
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!
The Glasgow Stand's fabulous flagship Saturday show has been sold out every week for the past five years!
Come along to the Hidden Gardens and join Whirly Gig as they retell the story of 'The Tiger Who Came To Tea' using puppets and props!
Glasgow's most obsessed disco champion, Al Kent, will be in his usual spot behind the decks for a marathon five hour session at the Berkeley Suite on Saturday 4th September!
Tollcross Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Tollcross Park in the East End of Glasgow!
Join Early Years Scotland in the Professional Learning Academy for their first in-person event since March 2020 led by Dr Marion Burnsfrom Education Scotland.
Victoria Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Victoria Park in the West End of Glasgow!
Take a look behind the scenes of Wester Distillery and enjoy a guided tasting of the range of spirits produced at this microdistillery!
This critically acclaimed major exhibition explores the development of Whistler's artistic practice, showcasing the strengths and richness of the Hunterian's collection and features major works!
Being screened at CCA Glasgow, Dampbusters is the third in a triptych of films exploring the past, present and future of community organising in Glasgow.
If you are over the age of 65 and live in the North Lanarkshire area The Fair Play Foundation's Active@Home programme is the one for you!
The BGCP is back for 2021 but on a smaller socially distanced scale! Don't miss them when they bring their Comic and Toy Market Tour to Rutherglen Exchange Shopping Centre!
Bon Jovi tribute Bon Giovi are set to make a return appearance at Lanark Memorial Hall on Saturday 4th September 2021!
Explore the walking and cycling route between two of South Lanarkshire's historic buildings, enjoying local heritage, whilst benefitting your health and wellbeing!
Art Hub Scotland is a creative and inclusive space based in Coatbridge, they are running a programme of Art Classes for children starting on Saturday 4th September!
Join Get Walking Lanarkshire on one of their regular health walks! Enjoy the fresh air, meet new people and have a good blether!
Learn about the community spirit and passion that surrounds Lanimers at New Lanark's brand new exhibition, Lanark Lanimers: A Wee Look Back!
Leadhills Miners Library is the oldest subscription library in the British Isles and is now a museum of literature and village life, open weekends May to September!
Join Maggie's on Saturday 4th September and take on Lanarkshire's three highest peaks to help them support people with cancer in your local area.
New Lanark's regular indoor and outdoor market's showcase the best of hand-made products from designers and producers across Scotland!
Don't miss an exciting exhibition of recent paintings in Mixed Media by Artist Douglas Davies RSW at Biggar and Upper Clydesdale Museum between the 21st August and 12th September!
Rutherglen Repertory Theatre and Rutherglen Town Hall proudly present the double bill Numbered with the Dead & Funeral for a Fiend on the 3rd & 4th September!
Strathaven Miniature Railway reopens for the 2021 season on Saturday 1st May and will run every Saturday until the end of September!
Strathclyde Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Strathclyde Country Park!
Join the Scottish Equestrian Hotel for a woodland adventure exploring their Gruffalo Trail on the ponies!
Always wanted to learn how to sew but just don’t know where to start? Then this four day course from Thimbleberry Sewing is the course is for you!
Castle Semple Rowing Club Regatta, the largest one day regatta in Scotland, returns to Castle Semple Visitor Centre on Saturday 4th September!
Built in 1815, Bishopton Parish Church was designed by David Hamilton, one of Scotland's most famous and prolific architects, come and explore the building as part of this year's Doors Open Days!
Brediland Allotments is an outdoor venue dedicated to growing fruit, vegetables and flowers, visitors are invited to explore them as part of Doors Open Days 2021!
For Doors Open Days 2021 families can explore Broadloan Community Garden, enjoy a kids garden quiz and be in with the chance of winning a prize!
For Doors Open Days 2021 the Clyde Muirshiel Rangers are offering walking tours to Castle Semple Collegiate Church!
The Diane Mitchell Music School in Paisley will be open to the public on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th September as part of this year's Doors Open Days!
For Doors Open Days 2021 Erskine Community Allotments are offering the opportunity to purchase allotment organic produce, jam, chutneys, home baking and more!
Lamont Farm Project in Erskine invite you to come along and meet all their residents as part of this year's Doors Open Days!
Take a self-guided tour around Paisley Central Methodist Hall, designed by architects Watson and Salmond and constructed in 1908, as part of Doors Open Days 2021!
For Doors Open Day 2021, Paisley St George's Outreach Centre will be holding a special exhibition highlighting the history of the George Street Church and Glenburn Parish!
Renfrewshire House will open its doors to the public as part of this year's Doors Open Days allowing children to participate in mock votes and sit on the Provost's chair!
Scope is a public showing of art made by 30+ local creatives come along and explore the exhibition complete with interactive pieces as part of this year's Doors Open Days!
Know locally as 'the little white church in the wood' come and explore St Mary's Episcopal Church in Bridge of Weir as part of this year's Doors Open Days!
Tannahill's Cottage will be open as part of this year's Doors Open Days with members of the Burns Club and the Tannahill MacDonald Club hand to explain the history of the building!
Join Mossvale Community Church on Saturday 4th September for their Tree Lighting Ceremony being held as part of this year's Doors Open Days!
Paisley's Wallneuk North Church contains one of the last working pipe organs built by Abbott & Smith, come along and explore this historical building as part of Doors Open Days!
For Doors Open Days 2021 Paisley's West End Growing Grounds Association are offering tours of their beautiful grounds alongside activities for the kids and ask a gardener sessions!
Are you ready to face your fears and walk across fire in support of Ronald McDonald House Glasgow?
Kilmacolm Farmers Market is held on the first Saturday each month in the Village Square, featuring a great selection of local Scottish produce!
Spend some quality family time together at RSPB Scotland Lochwinnoch taking part in one of their self-led Little Explorers Trails!
Free, fun and fantastic! Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions throughout the week!
NNE invite you to step back in time, and join them in a fun-filled theatrical tribute to the golden days of Cash & Carter at the Bungalow Paisley on 4th September!
Renfrewshire Council's Spotless September is back again this year with volunteers heading out into their communities to brighten up the area where they live and tackle litter!
XSite Braehead is getting ready to unveil XSite Studio, Scotland's first ever bespoke social media content creation space, open to the public from 12th August!
Elvis Tribute Act Johnny Lee Memphis is the official and current World Cup and European Elvis Tribute Champion and you can catch him at The Albert Halls on 4th September!
Catch local musician Brian Kelly perform a full acoustic set of cover songs to suit all age groups from Pop/Rock to Soul and Funk at The Crook Bar & Bistro on 4th September!
Join us for an embroidery workshop with a difference! Bring some bling to your embroidery with stitcher to the stars, Chloe Patience of Bebaroque. This workshop will be chock full of techniques.
Bannockburn House is proud to present, the Mark Leslie Fine Art Photography exhibition. It's the culmination of a two year portrait project showcasing our wonderful volunteers.
Come along on Friday 4th September and develop a new skill with Blaeberry River Art’s Paint n Sip class at Made in Stirling!
Join Fintry Amateur Dramatic Society for Roaches Coaches, a radio comedy set in a small-town bus depot, in a magical time before COVID-19 was invented!
The S4C Weekly Lunch Club provides a light lunch plus entertainment or a fun activity. Come along and meet friends both old and new!
Samaritans is running a roadshow event to raise awareness of local support services available to the community outside the Thistle Shopping Centre, Stirling on Saturday 4th September.
One of Scotland's foremost singers, Siobhan Miller is an exceptional talent and you can hear her at The Tolbooth on 4th September.
This exhibition showcases some of The Stirling Smith Art Gallery and Museum’s remarkable art collection.
The Stirling Smith Art Gallery & Museum is delighted to welcome a major exhibition of works by Robert Mach.
Join us for Vibration Festival, Scotland's newest boutique awarding winning family friendly music festival, in the stunning grounds of Callendar Park, Falkirk on Saturday 4th September!