What’s On – Events in Scotland

There are lots exciting events in Scotland taking place each year. From our fantastic, year-round festivals, historic national holidays, time-honoured traditions, and quirky cultural celebrations, Scotland has much to be proud of.

Upcoming Events in Scotland

Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival

14 Jul 2017 - 23 Jul 2017

Edinburgh Jazz Festival was set up in 1978 by banjo-player and guitarist, Mike Hart. The festival is held in various venues in...

The Open Golf Championship

16 Jul 2017 - 23 Jul 2017

Once again the world's greatest golfers will gather to do battle for the famous Claret Jug at Royal Troon Golf Club on the west coast...

Aberdeen International Youth Festival

28 Jul 2017 - 5 Aug 2017

One of the world's biggest participatory youth arts festivals, with music, theatre and dance from across the world....

Annual Events

International Celtic Festivals

In 2017 Scotland will be Country of Honour at two major traditional music festivals, in France and Germany. Find out more below about...

Highland Games

Highland Games are a unique mix of sports, culture and community. Find out more about Highland Games taking place this year in...

Edinburgh Festivals

Edinburgh is Scotland’s shining capital city: an architectural jewel with its contrasting Old and New towns, a place packed with...

Winter Festivals

Get out and about in Scotland this Winter - there's so much going on!  Scotland's Winter Festivals; St Andrew's Day, Hogmanay...

Scotland Week

Scotland is coming to North America! Join us for the 2017 Scotland Week where the very best in Scottish theatre, art, music and ...