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November 2016 Events

Events across Scotland in November 2016.

The Saltire

The Saltire  is a week-long festival of music, culture and heritage. East Lothian is the birthplace of the Scottish Flag and The Saltire Festival celebrates this fact alongside St Andrew's Day.

Dundee Dance Day

15 years since the first event back in 1998, the Dundee Dance Event brings together party people for a day dedicated to the celebration of house music.

Skye Swing & Jazz Festival

Skye's first Swing and Jazz festival in different locations around the Island. Looks like it will be great fun!  The festival includes  swing, big band, jitterbug and jive showcasing new and established stars in the Scottish jazz world. This years festival has a 1920's theme.


Founded in 1993, with appearances by Sir Ian McKellen and Rhona Cameron, the Glasgay! festival celebrates its 21st anniversary in 2014.

St Andrews Food & Drink Festival

Now in its third year, St Andrews Food & Drink Festival will offer a month long celebration of food and drink in and around the beautiful town of St Andrews. Some of the attarctions this yera include chef demonstrations, tastings, special Festival menus in venues across town, an extended Fife Farmers’ Market with pop-up restaurant, and events involving a wide range of delicacies.

Perthshire Amber

Experience the best of contemporary songs along with folk, traditional songs in this interesting 10 day event, which has evolved to be an important event in Scotland's musical calendar.


Festival of new music that focuses on emerging composers and the interaction between art forms. This is new classical music featuring composers you have never heard of - probably.


A weekend of non-stop fiddle music, including talks, concerts, masterclasses, workshops, recitals and ceilidhs.

Perthshire Amber Festival

Now into the 10th year, this festival features a full lineup of wonderful concerts featuring the finest of Scotland's musical talent as well as some international guests.

Commonwealth Fencing Championships

A six-day event that will bring together some of the world's most talented fencers from 30 countries who will vie for Commonwealth glory. Visitors will also get a chance to try their hands at fencing alongside. There will be a range of many other family friendly activities and refreshment stalls.


Dundee Science Festival

A city-wide celebration of science that offers fun, entertainment, inspiration and curiosity for all ages, The diverse programme features hands-on workshops, science shows, lectures, debates, comedy, exhibitions and a schools programme.

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