Scotland has many attractions to appeal to all tastes: from castles and stately homes to galleries and museums; from parks and gardens to exhibitions and theme parks. Whether it’s for mum and dad or just for kids; whether you prefer to watch wildlife and nature at work, or marvel at Scotland’s dramatic history and fine culture; whether you want to be outdoors or indoors … Scotland has something everyone.
30th August - 7th September 2014, Ayrshire:
A week-long celebration of Viking heritage with family events throughout the duration and a Viking Village on the Promenade.
6th & 7th September 2014, Culloden:
Join us to celebrate all that is great about highland culture - from dance, music and Gaelic song to our shared history.
5th - 7th September 2014, Moray:
The Tomintoul Pre-Convention Motorcycle Gathering is back for a second year with bikes, beer, live music, stunts, stalls and fun.
4th - 10th September 2014, Orkney:
This international science festival includes demonstrations, talks, field trips and visits - as well as evening ceilidhs and concerts.
14th September 2014, Perth:
Don’t miss The Scottish Vintage Tractor and Engine Club’s Farming Yesteryear and Vintage Rally 2014 at Scone Palace Parklands.
May - mid September, Gorebridge:
Arniston House is a magnificent William Adam, Palladian style mansion house set in acres of beautiful parkland just 11 miles from Edinburgh.
Mid May to mid September, North Ayrshire:
Displaying the history of the abbey and the town of Kilwinning, the museum is open Easter weekend and then from the middle of May to the middle of September.
20th & 21st September 2014, Perth:
Scotland’s only Chilli Festival returns to Scone Palace.
20th & 21st September 2014, Glasgow:One of Scotland’s Largest Wedding Shows with a spectacular fashion show, car showcase, cake tastings and much much more.
21st September 2014, East Lothian:
Join us for a thrilling display of gravity-defying stunts with the amazing White Helmets motorcycle display team.