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.
The Greenyards, Melrose, April 13
24 teams compete in the world’s most famous rugby seven-a-side tournament.
Inverness Whisky & Gin Festival
Bogbain Farm, April 13
A fun-filled time with food, music and drink!
Backhouse Rossie Estate, April 13 – 14
See some of the first daffodil cultivars ever created in the UK.
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.
Saba Douglas-Hamilton: A Life With Elephants
Mitchell Theatre, April 16
The elephant conservationist and wildlife TV presenter shares stories of life in Kenya.
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!