The Cannae Miss List: June 29 – July 5

Dynamic Earth 2018 Summer Programme Launch - Design your own dinosaur. Pic: © Lesley Martin

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.

More info here


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!

Website here


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.

Website here


Scottish Game Fair

Scone Palace, June 29 – July 1

Premier event in the countryside calendar, with cooking demonstrations, competitions, retail outlets and lots more.

More info here


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.

See the venues and concerts here


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.

Ticket info for both dates here


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

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