The Cannae Miss List: September 15 – 21

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


Ocean Film Festival World Tour

Festival Theatre, Edinburgh, September 15

A brand-new collection of ocean-themed films, with fascinating marine life and intrepid adventures both above and below the ocean’s surface. Free prize giveaway of ocean related goodies at each screening too!

Watch the trailer here


Prestonpans Parade

Prestonpans, September 15-16

Living history event marking the historic Battle of Prestonpans.  A memorial parade, carrying regimental banners will commemorate the clans that fought in 1745, followed by an exciting reenactment of the battle.

Full events list here


Lammermuir Festival

East Lothian, September 14 – 21

Classical music festival featuring world-famous artists, orchestras and ensembles, with an opening concert by the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra.

Programme here


Skyrunning World Championships

Kinlochleven, September 13-15

Hill racing event with 27 medals in three categories – vertical, sky and ultra! World championships in each discipline at stake.

Route details here


Lagavulin Jazz Festival

Islay, September 14-16

Enjoy a weekend of high-quality jazz with Scottish and international musicians playing in venues through the whisky isle.

Programme here


Youth Film Festival

Across Glasgow, September 14-16

A festival designed, created and administered by 15 to 19-year-olds, as part of Scotland’s Year of Young People.

More info here


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

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