9 Things To Do In Scotland This Weekend

The weekend is fast approaching, and it’s time to make some plans! Ditch your usual haunts and your duvet and find something new and exciting to do this weekend. Whether you’re heading out on your own or with your family in tow, take a look at our list of our top 9 things to do in Scotland.

Things To Do In Scotland This Weekend

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Their Work is Not Forgotten
Edinburgh, 8th – 14th October

2018 marks 100 years since the first women received the right to vote and the Museum of Edinburgh is celebrating this huge milestone with an amazing exhibition.

Find out more here.

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Moray Walking and Outdoor Festival
Moray, 15th June – 24th June

For those more active types, the Moray Walking and Outdoor Festival could be for you – why not escape to the country this weekend and discover Moray’s natural, historical and cultural landscape.

Find out more here.

 

Somewhere Ahead I See You
Inverness, June 11th – July 21st

Rediscover the meaning of youth at this absorbing exhibition held in Inverness’ Eden Court Theatre.

Find out more here.

 

Crime Pays: A Darker History Tour
Aberdeen, Saturday 23rd June

Fancy something a little different? Why not join Scot Free Tours as they explore the darkest side of Aberdeen’s history by night…

Find out more here.

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Solas Festival
Perthshire, 22nd – 24th June

If you’re a music and arts lover looking for a weekend of good music, alone or with your family, then the Solas Festival just outside of Perth could be for you!
Find out more here.

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Sunday Sessions Scotland
Dalkeith,
24th June
Looking for something to brighten up your Sunday? Grab your outdoor clothes and get to Dalkeith Country Park for a day full of music and family fun with acts including Kaiser Chiefs and Feeder.

Find out more here.

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Ring of Brodgar Walk
Stromness, Orkney, 5th June – 27th September

Join expert guides at the Ring of Brodgar and walk among the enigmatic stones of one of the most spectacular prehistoric monuments in the British Isles.

Find out more here.

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West End Festival
Glasgow, May- June
The West End Festival continues and this weekend promises to action packed with everything from musical performances to malt whisky masterclasses!

Find out more here.

 

Planetarium Shows
Dundee, 23rd June

Turn your attention to the stars this Saturday at Britain’s first purpose-built public observatory. Mills Observatory, located at the summit of Balgay Hill in Dundee, offers magnificent scenery across the Tay as well as a fascinating look at the night sky.

Find out more here.

 

Written by: Emma Arthurs