The Cannae Miss List: Jan 11 – 17

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


Winter Wildlife Workshop

Blackness Castle, January 13

Drop in to the castle and join local rangers to give wildlife a helping hand this winter. Create a bird feeder, bird box or mini-beast hotel in this creative workshop.

Info here


Celebrations in the Mills

Verdant Works, Dundee, January 12 – 31

Exhibition about life in Dundee’s mills, through artefacts and photographs. At the centre is a unique sack dress which was created for a bride by her work colleagues prior to her wedding.

Info here


Miz Cracker: It’s Time

Potterow, Edinburgh, January 17

Coming to Scotland for the first time, RuPaul’s Drag Race season 10, final-five star is touring the UK with her one-woman show, It’s Time.

Book here


Chinese Calligraphy Class

Abden House, Edinburgh, January 15

Run by Chi Zhang, discover the ancient art of calligraphy using the traditional Chinese brush and ink combination that has been in use for thousands of years.

More info here


Viennese Strauss Gala

Howden, Livingston, January 12

A costumed recreation of the Viennese festive season incorporating some of Strauss’ masterpieces as well as highlights of operettas by Kalman and Lehar.

More info here


Glasgow Girls

Kings Theatre, Glasgow, January 15 – 19

The life-affirming, song-and-dance-filled, Scottish musical drama, based on the true story of seven feisty Glaswegian teenagers, whose lives change forever.

More info here



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

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