Scotland events highlights for the month of April include the Edinburgh International Science Festival, Edinburgh’s Ceilidh Culture, and the Melrose Sevens Tournament.
Edinburgh International Science Festival
26th March – 10th April 2016, Edinburgh
Fun for the whole family in this fourteen day event of science exhibitions, tours and workshops.
Bell Rock Tavern, Tayport Folk Festival
TBC, Tayport, Fife
Free, family friendly event with Session Playing, Open Mic, and Workshops. Traditional pub on 2 levels with 2 bars, large terrace overlooking the Harbour and Tay. Real ales and cider, great festival food, and rough camping beauty spots.
Glasgow International Festival of Contemporary Art
8th – 25th April 2016, Glasgow
Exhibitions, seminars, talks and events in this festival showing the best of contemporary visual arts and artists.
Melrose Sevens Rugby
9th April, Melrose
Scottish Borders Rugby Sevens events. Thousands of spectators come every year to see rugby played at its traditional home.
SYHActive Outdoor Challenge
TBC, Rowardennan, Loch Lomond
Enjoy a fun day out, participating in the wide variety of activities and benefits that Scotland’s first National Park has to offer.
Spirit of Speyside
28th April – 2nd May, Speyside
Fun for all whisky lovers, with 5 days of Whisky, Food, Music & Fun throughout Speyside.
Galasheils Mini Walking Festival
30th April – 1st May, Scottish Borders
Route planning is in progress, check website for details.
See the Scotland Travel Information page for all the information you need for travelling to and within Scotland. helful advice on passports and visas, currency, weather, holiday extras, useful travel links and more.
Major Events in Scotland :
Edinburgh Military Tattoo
You’ll have to book your Edinburgh Military Tattoo tickets early if you want to see this magnificent spectacle, and internationally acclaimed event, set against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle.
Edinburgh Fringe Festival
One of the world’s largest arts events, the Festival stages more than 2,000 shows in hundreds of theatres, and a lot more.
Year after year the Hogmanay street party brings something new: Torchlight Procession, Carnival, Street Theatre and more.