Days out, Gala

14 events

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Stonehaven Harbour Festival

Family day out along Stonehaven's harbour, with stalls, displays, a sandcastle building competition, raft races and more.

Stonehaven Harbour

Sun 25 Aug

Prices to be confirmed / 01569 762741

  • 11:00 – 16:00

Castle Douglas Soap Box Derby

Community event aiming to promote the town of Castle Douglas.

Castle Douglas Town Hall

Sun 7 Jul

Free / 01387 253 383

  • 12:00

Crathes Castle Summer Fun Day and Castle Camp Out!

PART I: 10am–5pm Calling all children! The famous Family Fun Day at Crathes Castle just got bigger! Complete the Highland Coo Trail and Fun Challenge to get your special personalised Crathes adventure badge. Meet furry friends, go wild on bouncy castles and have an amazing time at our circus, dance and drumming…

Crathes Castle, Garden & Estate, Banchory

Sat 20 Jul

£25 Adults:Including Castle Camp Out; £15 Adults 6pm-11pm (Children £6 10am-5pm) / 01330 844 525

  • 10:00 – 23:00

Ballater Victoria Week

Initiated in 1987 to commemorate the 150th anniversary of Queen Victoria's accession and to raise funds for the refurbishment of the Victoria and Albert Halls, Ballater's Victoria Week brings together numerous sections of the community to lay on a host of fun activities for all ages.

Various venues: Ballater

Sat 3 Aug

prices vary

  • 12:00 – 00:00

Sun 4 Aug

prices vary

  • 12:00 – 00:00

Mon 5 Aug

prices vary

  • 12:00 – 00:00
…and 6 more dates until 11 Aug

Clydebuilt Festival

A festival of boats, folk and maritime heritage that celebrates boats and the folk that use them for work and play.

Kelvin Harbour, Glasgow

Sat 21 Sep

Times & prices to be confirmed / 0141 357 3699

Sun 22 Sep

Times & prices to be confirmed / 0141 357 3699

Super Market

Market hawking a wide range of goods, alongside creative workshops and children's activities.

The Engine Works, Glasgow

Sun 4 Aug

£1 / 07412612351

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Sun 1 Sep

£1 / 07412612351

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Sun 1 Dec

£1 / 07412612351

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Byres Road Makers Market

A market on the last Saturday of the month featuring handmade crafts and work by Scottish designers, artists and crafters.

Hillhead Library, Glasgow

Sat 29 Jun

Times to be confirmed / 0141 339 7223

Sat 27 Jul

Times to be confirmed / 0141 339 7223

Sat 31 Aug

Times to be confirmed / 0141 339 7223

…and 3 more dates until 30 Nov

CLAN Walk

Sponsored walk and fun day, raising awareness and funds for CLAN Cancer Support. There are two routes to choose from: The Banchory Big One (15 miles; for ages 12+) and The Milton Mini (3 miles).

Crathes Castle, Garden & Estate, Banchory

Sun 1 Sep

£10–£15 / 0844 493 2166

Clydebuilt Festival 2020

The Clydebuilt Festival returns for its fourth year, and it's bigger than ever. Watch on as rowers participate in Scotland's biggest open water rowing race, participate in arts and crafts activities, and much more.

River Clyde

Fri 4 Sep 2020

Times to be confirmed / Free / 0141 357 3699

Sat 5 Sep 2020

Times to be confirmed / Free / 0141 357 3699

Sun 6 Sep 2020

Times to be confirmed / Free / 0141 357 3699

Creative Peebles Festival

The arts on offer at this Borders multi-disciplinary festival include music by local performers, visual art representing the local area, author readings, newly-commissioned theatre performances, film, a crafts fair and tours with historical, humorous, musical, landscape and literary themes.

Various venues: Peebles

Sat 24 Aug

Times & prices vary

Sun 25 Aug

Times & prices vary

Mon 26 Aug

Times & prices vary

…and 7 more dates until 2 Sep

Endo Ball

Ball to raise money for Endometriosis UK – a charity supporting women who suffer with endometriosis.

Holiday Inn Birmingham Airport

Sat 9 May 2020

£40 / 07890 938981

Sat 16 May 2020

07890 938981

  • 18:00 – 00:00

Hogmanay Gala Dinner Dance

Dine and dance the last day of 2019 away at this Hogmanay celebration, with music from the Scotia Ceilidh Band.

Tinto Hotel, Biggar

Tue 31 Dec

£20–£60 / 01899 308454

The London International Horse Show

Seven-day horse extravaganza with several competitions in different horsey disciplines, and celebrations of Team GB's mounted success at the London Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Olympia, London W14

Mon 16 Dec

£13 / 0871 230 5580

Tue 17 Dec

£13 / 0871 230 5580

Wed 18 Dec

£13 / 0871 230 5580

…and 4 more dates until 22 Dec

Refugee Festival Scotland

Coordinated by Scottish Refugee Council, and centred around World Refugee Day (for 2019 it's 20 June), this annual festival of arts and cultural events celebrates the contribution which refugees make to Scottish cultural life and the welcome offered by local people.

Various venues: Scotland

Mon 24 Jun

Times & prices to be confirmed / 0141 248 9799

Tue 25 Jun

Times & prices to be confirmed / 0141 248 9799

Wed 26 Jun

Times & prices to be confirmed / 0141 248 9799

…and 4 more dates until 30 Jun