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June 2016 Events

Events across Scotland in June 2016

We are slowly getting them back up to date!


Glasgow Science Festival

A family friendly science festival featuring various activities including spectacular science shows, arts/crafts stations, workshops, film screenings, exhibits and meet the researcher sessions for all ages.

Harris Arts Festival

This festival displays the Hebrides' passion and aptitude for luring arts fans to idyllic locations and rewarding them with a showcase of professional performances and local artistry. Now in its 22nd year, the festival is the highlight of a summer-long programme of events, illustrated talks, concerts and workshops.

Orkney Farmers Market

Most northerly farmers market in the world probably! Held last Saturday of every month Jan-November and also 2nd Saturday of the month in May, June, July & December

Angus Glens Walking Festival

Ever since the very first walking festival in 2003, walkers having been coming back to Angus year after year to enjoy everything the area has to offer. From the breathtaking landscapes of the glens to impressive coastal views, Angus is the perfect backdrop for a walking holiday.

St Andrews Links Trophy

Join amateur golfers from around the world and walk in the footsteps of golfing legends at the 28th St Andrews Links Trophy. The tournament takes place on the New Course and the Old Course.

West End Festival, Glasgow

The West End Festival is Glasgow’s largest cultural event and every June takes over this popular area of Glasgow with a wide variety of events and performances. Last year over 400 events took place in 80 venues.

Anstruther Harbour Fest

The Festival features various attractions such as ceilidhs, pipe bands, dance displays, classic boats, competitive rowing races, market stalls and children's entertainment among others. the high light of teh day will be the yacht muster where a variety of boats gather at the historic harbour.

Meadows Festival

Edinburgh's festival season kicks off with the Meadows Festival, which offers the best local bands, dance groups, quirky performers and workshops amidst lots of family-friendly activities.

The Eden Festival, Moffat

A small and well-thought-out music fest with a varied line-up supported by family-friendly Activities, exhibitions and cabaret and comedy tents. Shortlisted for the Best Family Festival award in the UK Festival Awards in 2014

St Abbs Market

Local produce, crafts and gift market with local artwork, gifts and food. Every Friday from 25th March - 16th December

Garioch Theatre Festival

Staging a mix of professional and youth theatre shows alongside community events and exhibitions, this Inverurie-based theatre festival aims to foster new talent by providing training opportunities in a range of theatre skills.

Traquair Shakespeare Festival

Step back to Shakespearean times and enjoy jousting, archery, falconry, living history displays, jesters and other Elizabethan pursuits as well as enjoying theatre and early music throughout the weekend.

Gardening Scotland

Scotland's National Gardening Show featuring floral displays, gardening experts, arts, crafts and entertainment. Royal Highland Centre, Ingliston.

Taste Of Grampian

Explore the taste of Grampian in this one-day food and drink festival, which offers a great day out for the family with lots to see and do including face painting, food sampling and wine tasting.

Jim Clark Rally

The three day event of Jim Clark Rally is the only closed road rally in the UK. 2016 it will be again be forest track for legal reasons.

Culross Festival

The Culross Festival has been bringing top UK and Scottish acts to the picturesque setting of Culross for over 20 years. The open-air lawn of Abbey House and the presence of catering facilities lend themselves to a late summer picnic, and previous festivals have included Eddi Reader, Ruby Turner and Capercaillie.

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