The Cannae Miss List: May 11 – 17

Our What’s On guide to the most vibrant, most unusual and most unmissable events in Scotland this weekend and in the coming week


Moniave Folk Festival

Moniave, neaar Dumfries, May 11 – 13

A weekend of outstanding music and family entertainment in Scotland’s Festival Village, featuring some of Scotland’s finest trad and folk musicians.



Perth Concert Hall, May 12

Sensational two-hour show featuring Abba’s greatest hits performed by Europe’s leading tribute band

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Pitlochry Golf Week

Pitlochry, May 13 – 18

Running since 1979, this week of golf celebration consists of lessons, activities, competitions and evening entertainment.

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Orkney Nature Festival

Stromness, May 14 – 20

Learn more about Orkney’s native wildlife with talks, workshops and guided walks organised by the local RSPB team.

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Hands-on At Riverside

Glasgow Riverside Museum, May 17

Explore life stories of Glaswegians during World War II through museum photographs, objects and works of art.

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

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