Our What’s On Scotland guide to the most vibrant, most unusual and most unmissable events this weekend and in the coming week
The Music Of Harry Potter
Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow, March 16
The RSNO perform music from the Harry Potter films, from the Philosopher’s Stone to Deathly Hallows, conducted by Richard Kaufman.
Dundee, March 15
Celebrating the great music of Jeff Lynn and The Electric Light Orchestra.
Sounds From Stirling Castle: A Military Concert
Stirling Castle, Stirling, March 16
Performances in aid of the service charity Erskine and the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Museum Trust, featuring The Band of The Royal Regiment of Scotland, the Military Wives Choir and the Pipes, Drums and Dancers of Queen Victoria School.
Scottish Concert Band Festival
Concert Hall, Perth, March 16-17
The 10th year of these National Finals which bring together the best bands in Scotland.
Eden Court, Inverness, March 16
Over 100 musicians will be on stage for this spectacular event, joined by some special guests.
St Patrick’s Day Irish Comedy Festival
The Stand, Glasgow, March 17
Celebrate St Patrick’s day in style with Keith Farnan, Johnny Candon, Lisa Casey and host Michael Redmond.
Make sure to double-check event websites and weather warnings before travelling.