Events Scotland: The Cannae Miss List, April 27 – May 6

Events Scotland. The Cannae Miss List, April - May

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


Scotland Calling

O2 Academy, April 27

One-day punk festival, featuring bands such as The Exploired, Slaughter & The Dogs, Macc Lads ad Angelic Upstarts

More info here


Dippy Nature discovery Day

Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, April 28

Discover and record local wildlife.

More info here


Forthside Festival

Whins of Milton, Stirling, May 3-4

Stirling’s new independent music festival, featuring Stevie McCrorie, Pete Macleod, and top tribute acts.

More info here


Highlands and Isands Dance Festival

Various venues, Oban, May 3-5

More than 1,100 participants in 125 classes over 11 disciplines.

More info here



Rozelle Park, Ayr, May 4 

A programme of events based around the works of Rabbie Burns, including live music and a Burns wine bar and beer garden.

More info here


Scottish Six Day Trials

Various venues, May 6-11

Motorcycle riders from around the world will compete over six consecutive days along on-road and off-road routes around Lochaber, with some as long as 160km (100 miles) Each daily route is designed to challenge the ability, experience, stamina and strength of each rider as well as testing the calibre of their bikes.

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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