Our What’s On guide to the most vibrant, most unusual and most unmissable events in Scotland this weekend and in the coming week
Night Market Returns!
July 17, Aug 14, and Sept 18 at Balgove Larder, St Andrews
Expect live music, crafts and Scotland’s best street food at the popular Night Market at Balgove Larder’s Steak Barn. Local producers will host stalls of delicacies to try and buy.
Scotland Vegan Festival
July 14, at Hampden Park
A feast of delicious vegan food, more than 100 fantastic stalls, world food caterers, cookery demos, talks, interactive workshops, yoga and children’s activities.
Edinburgh Jazz & Blues
July 13 – 22, various venues
Traditional jazz and some styles you might not have heard of will be spilling out of a host of Edinburgh pubs this week for the festival’s 40th year.
Traditional games with heavy-weight events, pipe bands and food stalls are on at the following locations this weekend:
Love’s Labour’s Lost
July 16, Queen’s Park, Glasgow
Shakespeare’s classic comedy is brought to life by Folksy Theatre with live music and audience interaction in this open-air rendition.
Hebridean Celtic Festival
July 18-21, Stornoway
Headliners for the 23rd mutli-award-winning HebCelt include Deacon Blue, The Fratellis, and Eddi Reader, playing against the most spectacular backdrops.
Make sure to double-check event websites and weather warnings before travelling.