Our What’s On events Scotland guide to the most vibrant, most unusual and most unmissable events this weekend and in the coming week
International Comedy Festival
Various venues, Aberdeen, October 3-13
Top comics will be intent on targeting your funny bones – including comics such as Ben Elton, and Scottish favourites Daniel Sloss and Fern Brady.
Stirling Castle BSL Tour
Stirling Castle, Stirling, October 5, 10.30am
Explore the castle with deaf tour guide, John Hay, whose sign-language tour will be translated into English by interpreter Linda Duncan.
An Audience With Elaine C Smith
Festival theatre, Edinburgh, October 4
A mix of sprkling stand-up, story-telling and a question and answer session.
Corn Exchange, Edinburgh, October 5
All things coffee, featuring workshops, tastings and demonstrations.
Dundee Science Festival
Various venues, Dundee, October 5-20
A range of exciting and stimulating events, talks, shows and hands-on exhibits demonstrating the wonderful world of science.
Gaiety Theatre, Ayr, October 7-8
Russian National Ballet perform Tchaikovsky’s famous and much-loved ballet.
Kyloe Film Club – The Goonies
Kyloe Restaurant & Grill, Edinburgh’s West End, October 5
This is a theatrical dining experience which walks guests through the film by highlighting key moments in the form of exciting dishes and drinks. Guests will be welcomed with a glass of prosecco, a bucket of popcorn and a Baby Ruth Bar followed by dishes such as the Truffle Shuffle arancini and One Eyed Willie’s cheesecake. Guests can also look forward to one of Kyloe’s perfectly cooked signature Scottish steaks with a side of pizza fries.
Make sure to double-check event websites and weather warnings before travelling.
For more events around Scotland, pick up a copy of our October issue!