Our What’s On guide to the most vibrant, most unusual and most unmissable events in Scotland this weekend and in the coming week
Dynamic Earth, Edinburgh. July 1 onwards
Create your own dinosaur, choosing everything from colour to camouflage, and watch it digitally come to life before your eyes.
Traditional Boat Festival
Portsoy, June 30 – July 1
The town’s annual celebration of its rich maritime and cultural heritage, with demonstrations, live music and a festival feast!
Piping At Forres
Forres, June 30
Pipers, drummers and food and craft stalls make for a great family day out at the European Pipe Band Championships.
Scottish Game Fair
Scone Palace, June 29 – July 1
Premier event in the countryside calendar, with cooking demonstrations, competitions, retail outlets and lots more.
East Neuk Festival
Various, June 27 – July 1
The best classical music in select and intimate venues across the East Neuk of Fife, including Bowhouse Farm.
Kevin and Karen Clifton
Edinburgh’s Usher Hall, June 30
Glasgow’s Royal Concert Hall, July 1
Strictly Come Dancing professionals Kevin and Karen perform the waltz, cha-cha, foxtrot, tango and salsa.
Make sure to double-check event websites and weather warnings before travelling.