Scotland events highlights for the month of April include the Edinburgh International Science Festival, Galashiels Mini Walking Festival, and the Melrose Sevens Tournament.
Possible cancellations or postponements. Please check with the venue/event organiser for updates.
Scotland Events April 2021….
Edinburgh International Science Festival
27th March – 11th April 2021
A diverse programme of innovative events, science exhibitions, tours and workshops.
Melrose Sevens Rugby
8th – 11th April 2021, Melrose
Scottish Borders Rugby Sevens events. Thousands of spectators come every year to see rugby played at its traditional home.
Edinburgh International Harp Festival
9th – 14th April 2021
Selection of concerts, courses and workshops in surroundings of Merchiston Castle School.
St Andrews Golf Week
11th – 17th April 2021
Follow in the footsteps of the great, and play not only the legendary Old Course but also the other excellent St Andrews courses.
Magical Ice Festival
Get ready to enter a world of adventure featuring daring tales from across the kingdom in Disney On Ice presents Magical Ice Festival.
Scottish Hair and Beauty
Scotland’s largest hair and beauty trade show.
Walking festival across the Isles of Islay, Jura and Colonsay.
Galasheils Mini Walking Festival
TBC, Scottish Borders
Route planning is in progress, check website for details.
Glasgow International Festival of Contemporary Art
Exhibitions, seminars, talks and events in this festival showing the best of contemporary visual arts and artists.
Forth Bridge Cross Sponsored Walk
TBC, South Queensferry
Erskine Bridge Cross Sponsored Walk
TBC, Old Kilpatrick
Tay Bridge Cross Sponsored Walk
Fund raise with a 6, 13, or 26 mile walk to support Glasgow Hospice.
Etape Loch Ness
25th April 2021, Loch Ness
Cycle for Charity.
Spirit of Speyside
28th April – 3rd May 2021, Speyside
Fun for all whisky lovers, with days of Whisky, Food, Music & Fun throughout the Speyside region.
30th April – 2nd May 2021, Kirriemuir, Angus
International Bon Scott Rock Festival.
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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.
Edinburgh Hogmanay: Year after year the Hogmanay street party brings something new: Torchlight Procession, Carnival, Street Theatre and more.
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