Events Scotland: The Cannae Miss List, January 31-February 6

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).

More info here 


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.

More info here 


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.

More info here 


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.

More info here



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!