Upcoming tours, festivals and special events

Wrong!

Majority gay club night, but welcoming to everyone, WRONG! forgoes the cheesy pop and spins tech house and techno, plus hosts a variety of special guest DJs.

Alastair McDonald

Glasgow-born folk musician, known from countless radio and TV shows.

Backyard Comedy Club

Hand-picked acts from the circuit, compered by great local and not-so-local talents.

Baga Chipz

The RuPaul's Drag Race UK sensation is stumbling her way into Revenge for a common-as-muck knees up that's guaranteed to be MUCHHHH BETTER! Baga Chipz will be taking to The Powder Room stage in Brighton on Friday 24th January. She'll be joined by our local legends Crystal Lubrikunt, Lydia L'Scabies, Rococo Chanel &…

Banchory Beer Festival

Weekend summer festival offering beer, gin, cider, Scotland's first rum and prosecco.

Brodick Highland Games

Traditional village Highland games with athletics, a pipe band, heavy weights, Highland dancing and stalls.

Ceilidh in Lauriston Hall

Ceilidh the night away at Lauriston Hall.

Chocolate City UK Presents The Chocolate Men

Male entertainers and revue dancers perfect for birthday, hen party, or girls nights out.

Daria Kulesh

Russian folk singer-songwriter.

Desperado

The ensemble performs Eagles classics.

Devon Welsh

Canadian singer and songwriter who was the frontman of the electropop duo Majical Cloudz. He released his debut solo album, Dream Songs, in 2018.

Edinburgh Tradfest

Edinburgh's TradFest kickstarts the summer season with a celebration of traditional music from Scotland and around the world. The extensive programme includes music workshops for children and adults, hosted by a number of world-class musicians.

Fickle Friends

The five-piece Brighton-based band performs its 1980s style new wave pop.

Freak Power

Acid jazz, funk and soul outfit.

Into The Shadows

Shadows tribute band.

Isle of Jura Music Festival

Island festival of Scottish traditional music which encourages local talent with concerts, workshops and sessions, and completes the bill with established acts to give them something to aspire to.

Magic of Thailand Festival

Two day event highlighting the tastes of Thailand and Thai culture, organised by the Magic of Thailand.

Meursault

The Edinburgh indie/folktronica band, back again after Neil Pennycook did a stint as Supermoon.

Midlothian Outdoor Festival

Previously known as the Midlothian Walking Festival, this event has now grown into a larger and broader celebration of activities from the outdoor world. A range of goings-on take place over the nine days of this festival, including guided walks, talks, wildlife watching, downhill snow sports, and cycling through the…

The New Jersey Boys

Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons tribute show.

Nightmares On Wax

Experimental hip hop, rap, soul and dance music artist.

North Mississippi Allstars

Southern rock and blues trio.

Notflix

A made-up-as-they-go-along musical based on the worst movies the audience can suggest.

Ólafur Arnalds

Icelandic experimental electronica and ambient musician.

Perth Racecourse

Enjoy a flutter and watch the horse racing.

PQA Open Day

Open day at the Pauline Quirke Academy of Performing Arts.

Race For Life: Pretty Muddy Kids

A chance for kids to race a muddy obstacle course and help raise funds for Cancer Research.

Re-Take That

Tribute act to the all-conquering boy band.

Rocket From The Crypt

Garage-punk band from San Diego.

Salena Jones

The jazz vocalist performs various pieces with her sextet.

Sasha Velour

American drag queen, designer and illustrator, known for winning RuPaul's Drag Race season nine.

Terminal V

Dance and electronic music festival featuring Laurent Garnier's first appearance in Edinburgh for 20 years. The line-up also includes the likes of Annie Mac, Free Love, IDA and more.

TLC

The American duo – previously a three-piece featuring the late vocalist Lisa Lopes – performs R&B and pop-angled hip hop.

Ultimate Activity Camps

Fun activity camp for kids featuring over 40 sport opportunities.

Book of Genesis

Prog rock band covering the Peter Gabriel years and some of the best songs from the Phil Collins period.

Carrie Hope Fletcher

Singer, songwriter, actress, vlogger and author Carrie Hope Fletcher chats about her new book All That She Can See.

Louise Distras

Acoustic punk songstress.

World Pipe Band Championships

The best pipe bands from all over the world, featuring 8000 pipers and drummers, compete for the most prestigious prizes and the coveted World Champion crown. As well as the music, a dedicated children's zone, gourmet food and Highland games add to the day out.

Scared to Dance

Indie, 1960s pop, new wave and lo-fi.

Piping Live! Glasgow International Piping Festival

A week-long celebration of piping, including contemporary and traditional, solo and pipe bands. The World Pipe Band Championships take place on the second to last day at Glasgow Green, with free family displays in George Square.

Greg Russell & Ciaran Algar

Contemporary folk from the acclaimed young duo.

Elio Pace: The Billy Joel Songbook

Elio Pace plays the songs of the Piano Man featuring David Brown.

Greenwich Comedy Festival

Comedy bonanza in the heart of Greenwich.

Billy Pearce

Energetic humour, storytelling and wordplay.

Lankum

Four-piece traditional folk group from Dublin.

Radical Redemption

Dutch hardstyle DJ and record producer.

Lady Gaga: The Chromatica Ball

Big electro tunes and even bigger costumes from poker-faced Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta, in support of her sixth studio album Chromatica.

The Gin & Rum Festival

A gin and rum festival with over 60 different varieties of each with tasting sessions, talks and live music.

Stranraer RNLI Park Fest

Stranraer Inshore Lifeboats adopt their land legs for a fundraising music festival featuring a range of local and familiar artists as well as craft stalls, fun fair rides and The Marine Lake with its pirate ship. Previous headliners include S Club, Dodgy, Toplaoder and Ben Haenow.