Events Scotland: The Cannae Miss List, April 12 – 18

Events Scotland. Naturalised Backhouse Daffodils on the lawn at the front of the House on the Rossie Estate

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


Gintyre: Festival of Scottish Gins

Campbelltown Town Hall, April 12 – 14

Taste gins from across Scotland, meet the producers and enjoy a variety of fringe events. Gin dinners and special cinema screenings are on offer.

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Melrose Sevens

The Greenyards, Melrose, April 13

24 teams compete in the world’s most famous rugby seven-a-side tournament.

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Inverness Whisky & Gin Festival

Bogbain Farm, April 13

A fun-filled time with food, music and drink!

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Daffodil Festival

Backhouse Rossie Estate, April 13 – 14

See some of the first daffodil cultivars ever created in the UK.

More info here


The Master of Ballantrae

Smith Art gallery & Museum, April 15

Nigel McMurray talks about Robert Louis Stevenson’s novel, which is set in the aftermath of the Battle of Culloden. Part of Stirling Literary Society’s 30th season.

More info here


Saba Douglas-Hamilton: A Life With Elephants

Mitchell Theatre, April 16

The elephant conservationist and wildlife TV presenter shares stories of life in Kenya.

More info here



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

For more events around Scotland, pick up a copy of our April issue!

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