The Cannae Miss List: October 5 – 12

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


World Porridge Making Championships

Carrbridge, October 6

Competitors from across the world compete for the coveted Golden Spurtle trophy.

Find out more here



Dundee Rep, October 11

This award-winning one-woman comic play is claims it’s “sort of ” about Mary, Queen of Scots, but set in a London pub’s Historic Figure Comedy Night and promises a fast-paced, irreverent and darkly comic night

Tickets and info here


Drovers’ Tryst Walking Festival

Strathearn, October 6 – 14

A walking festival run by volunteers and built around a programme of guided walks in stunning Strathearn.

More info here


Coffee Festival!

Edinburgh, October 6

Coffee-lovers, head to the Corn Exchange for workshops tastings, demonstrations and stalls of every kind of coffee you can think of.

Event list here



Cowal, October 5 – 12

Scotland’s largest walking festival on this scenic peninsula in Argyll – with arts festival and social events, too!

Website here




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

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