Our What’s On events Scotland guide to the most vibrant, most unusual and most unmissable events this weekend and in the coming week
Scottish Portrait Awards
Glasgow Art Club, Glasgow, January 30 – February 15
This exhibition features top portraits by artists and photographers, including the winner of the £5000 SPA for fine art, the £2000 winner in photography and the £500 SPA Young Photographer Award (16-25 years).
Ben Fogle: Tales From The Wilderness
Music Hall, Aberdeen, February 1
Thrilling tales from this TV adventurer that include crossing Antarctica, swimming with crocodiles and climbing Everest.
Box office 01224 641122
Festival Theatre, Edinburgh, January 29
Musical comedy show featuring Henry VIII’s six wives, telling their side of the story and singing their way into the spotlight.
More info or call box office 0131 5296000
Edinburgh Wellbeing Festival
Assembly Rooms, George Street, February 1-2
The capital’s only festival dedicated to health, fitness and wellbeing.
Winter Wildlife Workshop
Blackness Castle, West Lothian, February 8
Give wildlife a helping hand and make a bird feeder or bird box to take home for your garden.
Year Of the Rat Celebration Concert
Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh, February 6
Musicians from Tianjin University of Finance and Economics play pieces based on traditional Chinese folk music.
Make sure to double-check event websites and weather warnings before travelling.
For more events around Scotland, pick up a copy of our February issue!