Our What’s On guide to the most vibrant, most unusual and most unmissable events in Scotland this weekend and in the coming week
Peebles, June 18 – 21
A festival of local legend, history and tradition that marks the return of summer with the lighting of fires.
Bus & Coach Sunday
Dundee Museum of Transport, June 17
A special interactive exhibition of buses and coaches from around Scotland.
Hazlehead, Aberdeen, June 17
All the classec games’ events, including the Scottish Tug O’ War Championships!
Fish and Chips By Train!
Bo’ness & Kinneil railway, June 22
Enjoy a ride on a steam train with fish and chips – and an ale to wash it down with, too!
St Magnus Festival
Various venues, Orkney, June 22 – 27
Founded in 1977, this festival boasts a line-up of local and international artists.
Royal Highland Show
Ingliston, June 21 – 24
Agricultural show, food festival, and family fun day rolled into one, with motor, equine and craft programmes to boot.
Make sure to double-check event websites and weather warnings before travelling.