The Cannae Miss List: Nov 17-23

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


Chocolate Fest!

Perth’s Chocolate and Gin Street Festival celebrates amazing local produce of the cocoa and juniper variety across November 18 – 19. Stalls, workshops – and a display of cakes shaped like local landmarks! Info here.


Edinburgh’s Christmas

Christmas season has arrived in the capital and Princes Street Gardens has once again turned into a winter wonderland of stalls and rides for children. Lose yourself in the Christmas Tree Maze and have a go on the Candy Cane Bungees!


Islay Sessions

Enjoy a weekend of marvellous music on Islay across November 17 – 19, with sessions and workshops from musicians from both traditional and folk scenes. Check out the full line-up here.


Vintage Jazz

Let Edinburgh-based American singer Ali Affleck and the acclaimed Copper Cats band transport you to the prohibition era for a night of swinging jazz at the Dundee Rep on Friday, November 17.


Oban Winter Festival

Celebrate the season with a series of activities, films and light shows in various venues across the town from Friday, November 17 until Sunday 26. Don’t miss the distillery market for local food and crafts stalls.

Katrina Patrick