What’s On

From our fantastic, year-round festivals, historic national holidays, time-honoured traditions, and quirky cultural celebrations, Scotland has much to be proud of.

What's on soon

Edinburgh Fringe Festival

1 Aug 2014 - 31 Aug 2014

World class performers gather in Edinburgh for a month full of fabulous festivals. Enjoy the carnival atmosphere as some of the big...

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

1 Aug 2014 - 23 Aug 2014

Expereience the beat of the drums and skirl of the pipes at this hotly anticipated event....

Edinburgh International Festival

8 Aug 2014 - 31 Aug 2014

The Edinburgh International Festival is the leading event in Scotland’s cultural calendar and the city becomes the world’s...

Edinburgh International Book Festival

9 Aug 2014 - 25 Aug 2014

Edinburgh plays host to the largest book festival in the world. Held in the green surroundings of Charlotte Square, the festival is...

Edinburgh MELA

29 Aug 2014 - 31 Aug 2014

It may be the shortest of Edinburgh’s festivals, but the Mela is perhaps the brightest. Running over one weekend during the busiest...

The Ryder Cup 2014

23 Sep 2014 - 28 Sep 2014

The greens and fairways of The PGA Centenary Course will be a cauldron of noise as the US takes on champions Europe from 23 - 28...

Annual Events

The Ryder Cup 2014

For the first time since 1973, and for only the second in its history, Scotland plays host to the Ryder Cup. This year's venue is the...

Scotland Week

Scotland is coming to North America! Join us for the 2015 Scotland Week where the very best in Scottish theatre, art, music and ...

Scotland’s Festivals

Throughout the year, Scotland has many festivals to attend, from the Edinburgh Fringe festival to T in the Park, there's something...

Edinburgh Festivals

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

Highland Games

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

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...

St Andrew’s Day

On November 30 the world celebrates St Andrew’s Day, Scotland’s national day. There will be parties galore in Scotland, events...

Hogmanay

No one celebrates Hogmanay quite like the Scots! From traditional fire festivals and torchlight processions to street parties with...

Burns Night

January 25th marks the annual celebration of Scotland's national poet Robert Burns. Find out about his life and poetry, the Burns...