Scotland events highlights for June include the Edinburgh International Film Festival, the Glasgow International Jazz Festival, and of course, the fabulous Leith Festival.
Taste of Grampian Food Festival
4th June 2016 Inverurie, Aberdeenshire
Northeast celebration of Grampian’s food and drink, with the emphasis on local produce. Celebrity chefs, music, children’s entertainment, and arts & crafts guarantee a great day for the whole family.
Kirkcudbright Jazz Festival
9th – 12th June 2016, Kirkcudbright
The harbour town of Kirkcudbright holds its annual jazz festival, featuring Dixieland and Swing Jazz, a Jazz Church Service and Brolly Parade.
Alliance Trust Cateran Yomp
11th – 12th June 2016, Blairgowrie, Perthshire
Raising money for ABF The Soldiers’ Charity with a 52 mile walk across stunning Perthshire scenery. Walkers of all abilities can take part in bronze (22 miles), silver (36.5 miles) or gold (52 miles) routes.
11th – 19th June, Edinburgh
Join in the fun with concerts & exhibitions, live music events, comedy, theatre, tours, gala day and parade at the Leith Festival.
Edinburgh International Film Festival
15th – 26th June 2016, Edinburgh
The best in British and world cinema is celebrated, showing some of the latest new movies at The Edinburgh International Film Festival. You have the chance to meet some of the artists involved.
Cream O The Croft Weekend Festival
17th – 19th June 2016, Comrie Croft, Perthshire
An amazing festival weekend, with all that is best in Scottish mountain biking for you and yours to enjoy.
Martin Currie Rob Roy Challenge
18th June 2016, Drymen, near Loch Lomond
This hike and bike challenge has raised over £2.5 million for charity. Based in Central Scotland, around the Trossachs and Loch Lomond, the route starts in Drymen and takes participants through Callendar, Killin and finishes in Kenmore.
Edinburgh Night Ride
18th – 19th June 2016, Edinburgh
Cycle for charity, 50 miles one night, support the charity of your choice.
Glasgow International Jazz Festival
22nd – 26th June 2016, Glasgow
The Glasgow International Jazz Festival features traditional and mainstream jazz, blues and contemporary.
Royal Highland Show
23rd – 26th Jun 2016, Edinburgh
Four day event with over 4,000 livestock on show. Demonstrations in cookery, crafts and fashion, and over 1000 stands selling anything and everything.
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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.