Events Scotland: The Cannae Miss List: Jan 18 – 24

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


Legends of American Country

Gaiety Theatre, Ayr, January 18

A night of toe-tapping country classics performed by four fantastic singers, backed by a top-class band.

Info here


Strathpuffer 24

Strathpeffer, January 19 – 20

The 24-hour mountain bike endurance event that attracts competitors from around the world. The exciting event is open to solos, pairs and teams of four and eight.

Info here


Dippy About the Dinosaur

Kelvingrove, Glasgow, starts January 22

Discover the little-known story of Diplodocus carnegii, named after Scottish-American millionaire and philanthropist Andrew Carnegie.

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National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh, starts January 18

A new major exhibition that looks at mechanised human form. Featuring more than 100 objects this is a chance to see the most significant collection of humanoid robots ever assembled.

More info here


Inside The Staircase

The Lemon Tree, Aberdeen. January 20

United States trial lawyer David Rudolph brings a new perspective to the hit Netflix film The Staircase.

More info here


Craig Hill: C’mon The Lads

Macrobert Arts Centre, Stirling, January 19

The no-holds-barred comedian returns with a show that’s definitely not about football, apparently.

More info here



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

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