Our What’s On events Scotland guide to the most vibrant, most unusual and most unmissable events this weekend and in the coming week
Jazz And Blues Festival
Edinburgh, various venues, July 12-21
This festival dates from 1978 and encompasses all forms of jazz and blue. Headline acts include Jools Holland.
Glasgow, Glasgow Green, July 12-14
A weekend of live music from acts including Arctic Monkeys, Bastille, Liam Gallacher, Catfish and the Bottlemen and Franz Ferdinand.
Run The Blades
Whitelee Wind Farm, July 20
HOsted by Breaking Strain Events, the day offers a 10k, half marathon and 50k ultra-marathon distances, all on trails.
Outdoor Theatre At Culzean Castle
Culzean near Maybole, Culzean Castle, July 21
An adaptation of David Walliams’ best-seller Gangster Granny by Heartbreak Productions.
Roller Rink At Intu Shopping Centre
Braehead, Intu Braehead Shopping Centre, July 12 – August 11
Intu Braehead, near Glasgow, have turned their Curling Rink into a roller skating rink for summer. Super exciting! The Roller Rink is only temporary until August 11.
Perth, Perth Racecourse, July 14
It’s Perth Racecourse’s annual Family Raceday this Sunday, July 14. A really great day for families and racing lovers alike, it’s the perfect day out during the school holidays – and all kids go free.
Bus & Coach Day
Dundee, Museum of Transport, July 14
A special interactive exhibition of buses and coaches from around Scotland.
Make sure to double-check event websites and weather warnings before travelling.
For more events around Scotland, pick up a copy of our July issue!