The Cannae Miss List: April 13 – 19

Our What’s On guide to the most vibrant, most unusual and most unmissable events in Scotland this weekend and in the coming week


Conpulsion Conspiracy

Teviot, Bristo Square, Edinburgh, April 13 – 15 

Table-top gaming convention, covering board games, war games, and live action roleplay. Run in support of the Grassmarket Community Project.


Melrose Sevens

Melrose, April 14

Your chance to visit the legendary tournament that kicked off the global rugby sevens phenomenon. Teams from across Scotland – and the world – will competefor the glory of lifting the coveted Ladies Cup.


Wind Resistance

Perth Theatre, April 17 – 22

A combination of story and song, created by singer Karine Polwart.


Dead By Dawn

Edinburgh Filmmhouse, April 19 – 22

Celebrating its 25th anniversary, this horror fest hosts a selection of premieres, classic features, short films, and a screening of films by the  guest of honour, American director and screenwriter, John Landis.


Circus of Horrors

Glasgow King’s Theatre, April 18

The troupe celebrates its 21st anniversary with an amalgamation of bizarre, brave and beautiful acts – some of which have never before been seen in the UK!



Make sure to double-check event websites and weather warnings before travelling.