Our What’s On Scotland guide to the most vibrant, most unusual and most unmissable events this weekend and in the coming week
Scots Fiddle Festival
Pleasance, Edinburgh. November 16 – 18
For the first time in many years the fiddle fest is back under one roof, with workshops, recitals, concerts and more in The Pleasance.
Various, Nov 17 – 19
Gary Delaney brings his tour north of the border for another onslaught of lean, expertly crafted comedy in Aberdeen, Glasgow and Edinburgh.
L’Art Du Vin
83 Hanover Street, Edinburgh. Weds, Nov 21
Try five natural wines each carefully paired with a selection of small and large plates, packed full of Chilean flavour and great Scottish ingredients.
The Masters’ Secrets
art4you Scotland, Killearn. Nov 21
Professor Erma Hermens, senior researcher at the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, gives a fascinating illustrated talk revealing the painting secrets of the Dutch masters.
Glasgow’s Christmas Market
St Enoch Square, Nov 9 – Dec 23
It’s that time of year again! The Christmas craft markets are springing up in our cities, and the first is Glasgow’s with it’s popular German beer tent and food stalls.
Make sure to double-check event websites and weather warnings before travelling.