September 2014 Events

Events across Scotland in September 2014.

The Ryder Cup 2014

The Ryder Cup - one of the biggest sporting events in the world will take place in September 2014 at the PGA Centenary Course at Gleneagles.

Homecoming Scotland 2014

The year-long programme of events will be celebrating the very best of Scotland’s food and drink, our fantastic active and natural resources as well as our creativity, culture and ancestral heritage.

Stockbridge Market, Edinburgh

A Scottish Farmers market with a continental heart - quality local artisan crafts too!

Open every Sunday from 10am to 5pm.

Helix Day Festival

Helix day festival is a free outdoor event that offers a wide range of activities for walkers, runners, horse riders, cyclists, historical societies, school children and more.

St Abbs Market

Local produce, crafts and gift market with local artwork, gifts and food.

Bute Linedance Festival

The 22nd annual line dance festival on Bute, offers a musical feats to the spectators who can enjoy country, blues, Irish and Latin tunes from bands like Calico and Magill. The weekend is open to all dancers, no matter what level of expertise.

Scotland Sings

Scotland Sings takes place throughout the year, giving visitors the chance to sing in public through a series of events around the country.

Angus Farmers' Market

The stall holders from the Angus Farmers' Market will be looking out their tartan bonnets to take part in the Tartan Week festivities. This is a chance to celebrate Scottish people, heritage and culture and of course to sample all the market brings with first class local produce.

Tour Auchentoshan Distillery

Explore a full range of whiskies and exclusive ale. Open seven days a week. Holidays: 25th and 26th of December and the 1st and 2nd of January.

Flavour Fortnight

More than 100 foodie events, activities and experiences taking place across Dumfries & Galloway.

The Trossachs Beer Festival

Join us for our annual Scottish Real Ale festival at the Scottish Real Ale shop and The Lade Inn.  Sample a selection of wonderful Scottish real ales, Ciders and live music at the weekends. 

Arran Viking Festival

A week-long celebration of the ancient Viking heritage of Scotland and in particular of Largs, where the Vikings were finally defeated and driven out in 1263.

Largs Viking Festival

Re-enactments, stalls and lots of events in Largs including burning of the longship and battle re-enactment

The Deep Fried Film Festival

Lanarkshire’s Deep Fried Film Festival can claim to be the only event that hands out movie honours named after fish shop favourites. Deep Fried Film raises money for several charities by donating all money raised for their screenings.

Edinburgh Mela

Though it is a festival with South Asian roots, it’s a truly international celebration of cultures. World music, dance, fashion, food and fun spread over four areas of the Main Music Stage, the Mela World Dance Feste (newly established in 2012), the Mela Mix stage and the Mela Kidzone.

The Mela Global Food Village caters to your taste buds  after taking in all the sights and sounds.

Nairn Book and Arts Festival

A range of musical, literary and artistic events with a fringe drawing on the talents of the local creative community. Last year ran the gamut from Kate Adie to the Red Hot Chilli Pipers and this year will offer a similar programme of favourite names from across the genres.

Forth Bridges Festival

The Forth Bridges Festival will draw over 100,000 local, national and international visitors over a 10 day period. The festival in celebration of the 50th birthday of the  iconic Forth Bridge.

Peebles Highland Games

Traditional Highland Games featuring pipe band contest, Highland dancing, heavy competitions and stalls and trade stands.

Annick Valley Outdoor Festival

A popular annual walking festival throughout the beautiful Annick Valley countryside with a mix of guided walks and family events.

The Peerie Willie Guitar Festival

Dedicated to the memory of Shetland jazz guitarist William Johnson, the Peerie Willie Guitar Festival celebrates traditional guitar music in all its forms, with a particular emphasis on the jazz guitar accompaniment style that Johnson pioneered.

Loch Lomond Food and Drink Festival

The seventh food and drink festival returns to the bonny banks with demonstrations and display of the best of Scottish and international cuisine.

British Science Festival

The British Science Festival is one of Europe's largest celebrations of science, engineering and technology, with over 250 events, activities, exhibitions and trips taking place over a week in September.

Blas Festival

Blas festival comprises of more than 80 music, dance, film and food events over nine days in September across the Highlands and Islands.

Doors Open Days

A fantastic FREE event is Glasgow's way of celebrating its buildings, streets, architecture, history and above all about itself.

Braemar Highland Gathering

Braemar Gathering attracts competitors and spectators from all over the World. The annual attendance is around 16,000 and normally members of the Royal Family attend during some of the events.

Ben Nevis Race

An amateur race to the summit of Scotland's highest mountain, for the experienced hill runners only.


Annual music festival to help fund educational opportunities for disadvantaged children in the poorest and most remote regions of Nepal.

The Braemar Gathering

Traditional Highland gathering and sports events attended by members of the Royal Family.

Pedal for Scotland

Pedal for Scotland is Scotland's biggest and best bike ride and is conducted from Glasgow and Edinburgh on a choice of routes.