The Cannae Miss List: April 27 – May 3

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


Paisley Food & Drink Festival

County Square Paisley, April 27-28

A four-day festival celebrating the best that Scotland’s larder has to offer.

Events listing


Etape Loch Ness

Inverness, April 29

This 106k (66 miles) cycle challenge takes in the best views of our iconic loch, starting and finishing at Inverness.


Spring Gala

Byre Theatre, St Andrews, April 30 – May 1

The Dance Society of the University of St Andrews returns with their annual display show, featuring 11 styles of dance – from ballet to hip hop!

Tickets here


Contemporary Clown Festival

Assembly Roxy, Edinburgh, April 28  May 5

Witness the best in theatre clown performance brought to you by CloWnStePPinG, build and nourish Scotland’s growing community of clown artists.


Inverness Science Festival

Various venues, April 27 – May 12

Take part in this celebration of science and technology with free events, which take place all across the city for all the family.

festival website


A Quest For Healing

Surgeon’s Hall, Edinburgh, April 27 onwards

This unique collaboration between claimed Chinese artist Zhang Yanzi and the Surgeon’s Hall Museums, investigating themes of healing, energy and human existence.

Surgeon’s Hall website



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

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