Summer Holiday events in Renfrewshire

View all the upcoming Summer Holiday events taking place throughout Renfrewshire below or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Renfrewshire

Kids Sewing Class

Kids Sewing Class

Selected dates between 9th June 2021 - 21st July 2021

If you're not sure what to do with your kids this summer then why not introduce them to a new hobby courtesy of Thimbleberry Sewing!
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BRICKLIVE Animal Paradise

BRICKLIVE Animal Paradise

26th June 2021 - 15th August 2021
Paisley

Have a great family day out in Paisley this summer with BRICKLIVE's Animal Paradise running from Saturday 26th June until Sunday 15th August!
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Kilbarchan Virtual Show

Kilbarchan Virtual Show

26th June 2021
Online Event Renfrewshire

Kilbarchan Agricultural Society have announced that they will be holding a virtual version of their annual show on Saturday 26th June and they're inviting entries for all sections now!
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Scottish Opera Pop-up Opera Tour - A Little Bit of Iolanthe, The Mikado and The Gondoliers

Scottish Opera Pop-up Opera Tour - A Little Bit of Iolanthe, The Mikado and The Gondoliers

26th June 2021 - 27th June 2021

Pop-up Opera is back on the road for Summer 2021 with a bumper tour featuring Gilbert & Sullivans' best-loved hits! Don't miss it at Beacon Arts Centre, Greenock on 26th & 27th June!
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A Search For Hidden History In Paisley

A Search For Hidden History In Paisley

27th June 2021

Darkside History and Tours and Walking Tours on Wheels present a wee wander around School Wynd and Oakshaw in search of the hidden historical events of this area!
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Outdoor Basketball Summer Camps

Outdoor Basketball Summer Camps

28th June 2021 - 16th July 2021

Basketballpaisley will be running Outdoor Basketball Summer Camps at Decathlon Braehead's Outdoor Courts during the holidays!
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PACE Summer Fest!

PACE Summer Fest!

28th June 2021 - 14th August 2021

Jam-packed with unique and varied creative performance experiences for ages 3-21, PACE is excited to present their Summer Fest 2021!
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Renfrewshire Leisure Summer Activity Camps

Renfrewshire Leisure Summer Activity Camps

28th June 2021 - 6th August 2021
Various Locations Renfrewshire

Renfrewshire Leisure's summer activity camps are back with a mixture of fun indoor and outdoor sporting activities, arts & crafts, games, and so much more!
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McGill’s Greenock Depot Open Day

McGill’s Greenock Depot Open Day

3rd July 2021

McGill's Buses will be celebrating their 20th anniversary with an Open Day at their Greenock Depot on Saturday 3rd July!
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Sma’ Shot Day

Sma’ Shot Day

3rd July 2021
Online Event Renfrewshire

Paisley's annual Sma' Shot day event, one of the oldest workers' festivals in the UK, will take place this year on Saturday 3rd July... but not as you know it.
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Twist & Hit: Summer Tumbling Camps

Twist & Hit: Summer Tumbling Camps

5th July 2021 - 16th July 2021

Join the Twist & Hit Cheerleaders over the Summer Holidays for some tumbling fun during the day!
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Events in East Renfrewshire

Barrhead Housing Eco Crafting Sessions

Barrhead Housing Eco Crafting Sessions

Selected dates between 24th June 2021 - 29th July 2021

Barrhead Housing Association are running a series of Eco Crafting Sessions, beginning on Thursday 24th June, focusing on using the waste materials we may find at home!

Find out about Barrhead Housing Eco Crafting Sessions on What's On East Renfrewshire
The Listening Tree

The Listening Tree

26th June 2021 - 27th June 2021

Explore the woodland of Eastwood Park with Sithy The Tree Spirit, learn how to listen to the trees, and find a new way to play in the green spaces all around us!

Find out about The Listening Tree on What's On East Renfrewshire
East Renfrewshire Culture and Leisure Summer Classes

East Renfrewshire Culture and Leisure Summer Classes

28th June 2021 - 13th August 2021

East Renfrewshire Culture and Leisure's summer sports classes are back! You can book your child into their favourite sports class, available throughout the holidays!

Find out about East Renfrewshire Culture and Leisure Summer Classes on What's On East Renfrewshire
PRIME Football Summer Camps

PRIME Football Summer Camps

28th June 2021 - 14th August 2021

Glasgow's brand new coaching brand PRIME Football Coaching is launching this summer with four weeks of fun football camps at Pro Soccer, Rouken Glen Park!

Find out about PRIME Football Summer Camps on What's On East Renfrewshire
Pro-Soccer Minis Summer Camps

Pro-Soccer Minis Summer Camps

28th June 2021 - 13th August 2021

Pro-Soccer Minis Summer Camps is a fun and enjoyable class to introduce our pre-school children an enjoyable start to the nation's favourite game!

Find out about Pro-Soccer Minis Summer Camps on What's On East Renfrewshire
Pro-Soccer Skills School Summer Camps

Pro-Soccer Skills School Summer Camps

28th June 2021 - 13th August 2021

Pro-Soccer Skills School Summer Camp is a fun and innovative class designed to give children an enjoyable start to the nation's favourite game!

Find out about Pro-Soccer Skills School Summer Camps on What's On East Renfrewshire
DinoCHUMs Treasure Hunt

DinoCHUMs Treasure Hunt

5th July 2021 - 1st August 2021

DinoCHUMs East Ren is a family friendly, app-based Treasure Hunt being held in Rouken Glen Park this summer as part of the wider Choose How U Move East Ren programme!

Find out about DinoCHUMs Treasure Hunt on What's On East Renfrewshire
East Renfrewshire Culture and Leisure Summer Camps

East Renfrewshire Culture and Leisure Summer Camps

5th July 2021 - 6th August 2021

East Renfrewshire Culture and Leisure are running their popular All-Stars camps 5 days a week throughout the Summer Holidays!

Find out about East Renfrewshire Culture and Leisure Summer Camps on What's On East Renfrewshire
Tappy Toes Summer Club

Tappy Toes Summer Club

Selected dates between 7th July 2021 - 9th July 2021

Join Tappy Toes for their Summer Clubs in Newton Mearns or Giffnock which offer a series of fun packed dance & movement classes to keep you and your little one wiggling away!

Find out about Tappy Toes Summer Club on What's On East Renfrewshire
Zippys Gymnastics Academy Summer Camps

Zippys Gymnastics Academy Summer Camps

12th July 2021 - 13th August 2021

Zippy's Gymnastics Academy's Summer Camps are now open for booking! Running on Mondays to Fridays during the holidays and suitable for ages 3+

Find out about Zippys Gymnastics Academy Summer Camps on What's On East Renfrewshire
Rouken Glen Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival

Rouken Glen Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival

18th September 2021 - 19th September 2021

Some of Scotland's best food trucks, street food operators and independent craft brewers will come together for a family friendly food & drink celebration in Rouken Glen Park in September!

Find out about Rouken Glen Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival on What's On East Renfrewshire

Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

In Our Yard: After Zooms

In Our Yard: After Zooms

Selected dates between 4th June 2021 - 27th August 2021

‘After Zooms’ are a re-invention of Capital Theatres popular play days and they are happening live and in-person in Festival Theatre's Courtyard this summer.

Find out about In Our Yard: After Zooms on What's On Edinburgh
In Our Yard: Wee Creatives

In Our Yard: Wee Creatives

Selected dates between 4th June 2021 - 27th August 2021

This summer Capital Theatres are delighted to be returning with Wee Creatives, live and in person, delivered in the newly transformed courtyard space at the Festival Theatre!

Find out about In Our Yard: Wee Creatives on What's On Edinburgh
In Our Yard: Family Takeovers

In Our Yard: Family Takeovers

Selected dates between 5th June 2021 - 28th August 2021

Family takeovers are back with two hour sessions delivered outdoors by professional artist, providing an opportunity for families to make, create and play together.

Find out about In Our Yard: Family Takeovers on What's On Edinburgh
Human Nature

Human Nature

12th June 2021 - 21st July 2021

Take a fascinating journey around the world through this large-scale outdoor photography exhibition and explore how we connect to nature as humans.

Find out about Human Nature on What's On Edinburgh
Search Party Edinburgh

Search Party Edinburgh

14th June 2021 - 29th August 2021

Search Party Edinburgh is back for Summer 2021! Race against the clock around the streets of Edinburgh and help Professor Artie Fact find the missing city mascot.

Find out about Search Party Edinburgh on What's On Edinburgh
Climate Detectives

Climate Detectives

26th June 2021 - 11th July 2021

The Heriot-Watt campus is a lovely, scenic spot for a walk with a side of learning. Framed by greenery and nature, the campus is brimming with intriguing facts about research into our climate's histor

Find out about Climate Detectives on What's On Edinburgh
Deep Time Walk

Deep Time Walk

26th June 2021 - 11th July 2021

Experience a history of the Earth like never before with the Deep Time Walk, an interactive audio app that helps you learn about deep time.

Find out about Deep Time Walk on What's On Edinburgh
Discovering the Deep Outdoor Exhibition

Discovering the Deep Outdoor Exhibition

26th June 2021 - 11th July 2021

Explore the mysteries of the deep ocean in this outdoor photography exhibition that tells the story of marine science in Scotland, from its earliest beginnings to the present day.

Find out about Discovering the Deep Outdoor Exhibition on What's On Edinburgh
Edinburgh Science Festival at the Zoo!

Edinburgh Science Festival at the Zoo!

26th June 2021 - 11th July 2021

It’s that time of year again when we grab our lab coats, dig out our magnifying glasses and gather our inquisitive minds for two weeks of science at Edinburgh Zoo!

Find out about Edinburgh Science Festival at the Zoo! on What's On Edinburgh
Edinburgh’s Mathematical History

Edinburgh’s Mathematical History

26th June 2021 - 11th July 2021

From Thomas Bayes through James Clerk Maxwell to Mary Somerville, explore the mathematical delights hidden in Edinburgh's city centre on this self-led walking trail.

Find out about Edinburgh’s Mathematical History on What's On Edinburgh
Elemental

Elemental

26th June 2021 - 11th July 2021

Discover and interact with the elements on this magical, multi-sensory journey through an intriguing, immersive digital world where magic meets alchemy and alchemy meets science.

Find out about Elemental on What's On Edinburgh
Ellie Harrison: Early Warning Signs

Ellie Harrison: Early Warning Signs

26th June 2021 - 11th July 2021

This summer marks the ten-year anniversary of Ellie Harrison's artistic project Early Warning Signs, and the first opportunity to see the artwork reunited.

Find out about Ellie Harrison: Early Warning Signs on What's On Edinburgh
Exploring Edinburgh’s Volcano - Adults and Young People

Exploring Edinburgh’s Volcano - Adults and Young People

26th June 2021 - 11th July 2021

Explore the evidence for these ancient volcanoes in Edinburgh on this self-led walking tour and learn how geology still shapes the city and landscape we see today!

Find out about Exploring Edinburgh’s Volcano - Adults and Young People on What's On Edinburgh
Exploring Edinburgh’s Volcano - Children and Families

Exploring Edinburgh’s Volcano - Children and Families

26th June 2021 - 11th July 2021

Explore the evidence for these ancient volcanoes on this self-led walking tour for families and learn how geology still shapes the city and landscape we see today!

Find out about Exploring Edinburgh’s Volcano - Children and Families on What's On Edinburgh
Mackie’s Summertime Explorers at Newhailes House and Gardens

Mackie’s Summertime Explorers at Newhailes House and Gardens

26th June 2021 - 27th June 2021

There are 26,000 Mackie's chocolate treats waiting to be claimed at 13 famous locations across Scotland on the 26th & 27th June including at Newhailes House and Gardens!

Outdoor Family Walks

Outdoor Family Walks

Selected dates between 26th June 2021 - 4th July 2021

Join the Dynamic Earth team for these family-friendly walks in Holyrood Park exploring Edinburgh's past.

Find out about Outdoor Family Walks on What's On Edinburgh
Pale Blue Dot

Pale Blue Dot

26th June 2021 - 11th July 2021

National Museum of Scotland is proud to be hosting Edinburgh Science Festival’s brand-new exhibition, Pale Blue Dot, created to celebrate the Year of Coasts and Waters 2020–21.

Find out about Pale Blue Dot on What's On Edinburgh
Rockpool Rambles

Rockpool Rambles

26th June 2021 - 29th June 2021

Join the wild side of life on this informative walk along the North Berwick shoreline with the team at the Scottish Seabird Centre!

Find out about Rockpool Rambles on What's On Edinburgh
Secrets of Healthy Cognitive Ageing

Secrets of Healthy Cognitive Ageing

26th June 2021 - 11th July 2021

On this self-led walk around George Square and the local neighbourhood you will hear about the project’s unique history and its people, and learn about the secrets of healthy cognitive ageing.

Find out about Secrets of Healthy Cognitive Ageing on What's On Edinburgh
Sherlock Holmes and the Biofilms Mystery

Sherlock Holmes and the Biofilms Mystery

26th June 2021 - 11th July 2021

Calling all budding detectives! Sherlock Holmes needs your help to find out who broke into his apartment and why they did it...can you examine the clues and identify the burglar?

Find out about Sherlock Holmes and the Biofilms Mystery on What's On Edinburgh
The Dead Interesting Tour

The Dead Interesting Tour

26th June 2021 - 11th July 2021

Take a journey back in time along the pathways of Warriston Cemetery to hear tales of its fascinating tenants and the trails they blazed during their time on earth.

Find out about The Dead Interesting Tour on What's On Edinburgh
This is Engineering… As You’ve Never Seen It Before

This is Engineering… As You’ve Never Seen It Before

26th June 2021 - 21st July 2021

This is an exhibition by the Museum of Engineering Innovation and photographer Ted Humble-Smith which takes you on a fascinating journey through some of the UK's greatest engineering innovations.

Find out about This is Engineering… As You’ve Never Seen It Before on What's On Edinburgh
Urban Fossil Detective

Urban Fossil Detective

26th June 2021 - 11th July 2021

Become a fossil detective and discover what ancient creatures can be found in rocks, buildings and even pavements right here in Edinburgh in this self-guided walking trail!

Find out about Urban Fossil Detective on What's On Edinburgh
Women in STEM Street Art Trail

Women in STEM Street Art Trail

26th June 2021 - 11th July 2021

Join us on this trail as we celebrate amazing women who have passionately contributed to the world of Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM).

Find out about Women in STEM Street Art Trail on What's On Edinburgh
Digital Outdoors: Satellites and Environmental Science

Digital Outdoors: Satellites and Environmental Science

Selected dates between 28th June 2021 - 2nd July 2021

Discover how satellite technology can be used by environmental scientists to learn about our planet.

Find out about Digital Outdoors: Satellites and Environmental Science on What's On Edinburgh
Family Trail: Portraits at the Palace

Family Trail: Portraits at the Palace

1st July 2021 - 30th July 2021

Pick up your copy of this family trail and use it to become an art detective and explore the Palace, discovering details and hidden histories in the portraits on display.

Find out about Family Trail: Portraits at the Palace on What's On Edinburgh
Family Bushcraft

Family Bushcraft

2nd July 2021

In this workshop you will try your hand at some essential survival skills while testing your family’s ability to light fires and create tools to hunt and cook the elusive... marshmallow!

Find out about Family Bushcraft on What's On Edinburgh
Outdoor Family Walk: A Tropical Land

Outdoor Family Walk: A Tropical Land

3rd July 2021

Join the Dynamic Earth team for a family-friendly walk in Holyrood Park, exploring Edinburgh's tropical past as part of Edinburgh Science Festival.

Find out about Outdoor Family Walk: A Tropical Land on What's On Edinburgh
Dynamic Dinosaurs at Conifox

Dynamic Dinosaurs at Conifox

5th July 2021 - 11th July 2021

Dynamic Dinosaurs are stomping into Conifox Adventure Park from Monday 5th - Sunday 11th July. Are you brave enough to meet our friendly fearsome dinos this Summer?

Find out about Dynamic Dinosaurs at Conifox on What's On Edinburgh
Edinburgh Summer 2021 Camp at George Watson’s College

Edinburgh Summer 2021 Camp at George Watson’s College

5th July 2021 - 9th July 2021

Miniversity Holiday Camps are coming to George Watson’s College this summer and are specifically designed for children age 5-12 years!

Find out about Edinburgh Summer 2021 Camp at George Watson’s College on What's On Edinburgh
Art Map Making - Summer Workshops

Art Map Making - Summer Workshops

Selected dates between 7th July 2021 - 11th August 2021

Every Wednesday from July 7th - August 11th a variety of artists will be hosting sessions for young people (age 11+) to explore different art making techniques.

Find out about Art Map Making - Summer Workshops on What's On Edinburgh
Paw Patrol Live

Paw Patrol Live

7th July 2021

PAW Patrol Live! “Race to the Rescue” brings everybody’s favourite pups to the Edinburgh Playhouse stage for an action packed, high-energy, musical adventure!

Find out about Paw Patrol Live on What's On Edinburgh
Kids Learn to Sew Class

Kids Learn to Sew Class

Selected dates between 9th July 2021 - 16th July 2021

This Kids learn to sew class is an introductory sewing class for 8-15 years. The class must be taken before children can progress to take any of my other sewing classes for children.

Find out about Kids Learn to Sew Class on What's On Edinburgh
Kids Sewing - Hair scrunchies

Kids Sewing - Hair scrunchies

Selected dates between 9th July 2021 - 16th July 2021

This sewing class for children aged 8-15 will show them how to upcycle old clothing into fun fashion accessories.

Find out about Kids Sewing - Hair scrunchies on What's On Edinburgh
Kids Sewing Class - Tote Bag

Kids Sewing Class - Tote Bag

9th July 2021

Has your child already taken the Kids Introductory Sewing Class to learn how to use a sewing machine? Then this Tote Bag class is an ideal sewing project to gain practice.

Find out about Kids Sewing Class - Tote Bag on What's On Edinburgh
Digital Event: Family Craft – Stained Glass Windows

Digital Event: Family Craft – Stained Glass Windows

10th July 2021

Come along to this family drop in session with artist Claudia Miller and create your own faux stained-glass picture to hang in the window at home!

Find out about Digital Event: Family Craft – Stained Glass Windows on What's On Edinburgh
Watercolours for wee ones

Watercolours for wee ones

10th July 2021

Become an artist like Queen Victoria and paint your own watercolour as you join us in the ancient abbey to create your own work of art to take home!

Find out about Watercolours for wee ones on What's On Edinburgh
Pentlands Activity Camps - Summer

Pentlands Activity Camps - Summer

12th July 2021 - 13th August 2021

Pentlands Activity Camps (PAC) offers school holiday fun, adventure and activity for school aged children (5+/nearing the end of Primary 1) and young teenagers.

Find out about Pentlands Activity Camps - Summer on What's On Edinburgh
Summer Camp - Minecraft Exploration Island

Summer Camp - Minecraft Exploration Island

12th July 2021 - 16th July 2021

Join our exclusive Minecraft World: ComputerXplorers Exploration Island. Share the fun and learn along the way as we dig, chop and code our way though a world full of challenges and new discoveries.

Find out about Summer Camp - Minecraft Exploration Island on What's On Edinburgh
Digital Event: Family Craft – Tea Party Garland Decoration

Digital Event: Family Craft – Tea Party Garland Decoration

13th July 2021

Make your own tea party garland at home, the perfect decoration for a sunny day garden picnic!

Kids Sewing - T-shirt skirt

Kids Sewing - T-shirt skirt

16th July 2021

Take 2 T-shirts.... This is a fun and fashionable upcycling class for 11-15 year olds, upcycling t-shirts in to a grunge-style skirt.

Find out about Kids Sewing - T-shirt skirt on What's On Edinburgh
How to be a Psychic Conman

How to be a Psychic Conman

17th July 2021

Roll up! Roll up! Gather ye round the traveling caravan as Snake Oil Salesman, Ash Pryce, demonstrates the miraculous curative abilities of psychic surgery.

Find out about How to be a Psychic Conman on What's On Edinburgh
Treasure Island with Quantum Theatre

Treasure Island with Quantum Theatre

17th July 2021

It’s pirates, ships and buried treasure for Summer 2021 at Quantum Theatre’s adaptation of Robert Louis- Stevenson’s classic adventure, Treasure Island!

Find out about Treasure Island with Quantum Theatre on What's On Edinburgh
Jazz for Kids

Jazz for Kids

Selected dates between 19th July 2021 - 23rd July 2021

Jazz for Kids is a Festival Pass Exclusive 'Give It A Go' Workshop led by Sue McKenzie (Suitable for 4 to 7 years).

Find out about Jazz for Kids on What's On Edinburgh
Palace Paintbox

Palace Paintbox

24th July 2021

Join us for a day of activities inspired by the many portraits you can see at the Palace of Holyroodhouse.

Find out about Palace Paintbox on What's On Edinburgh
Scottish Opera Pop-up Opera Tour - A Little Bit of Iolanthe, The Mikado and The Gondoliers

Scottish Opera Pop-up Opera Tour - A Little Bit of Iolanthe, The Mikado and The Gondoliers

28th July 2021

Pop-up Opera is back on the road for Summer 2021 with a bumper tour featuring Gilbert & Sullivans' best-loved hits! Don't miss it at Edinburgh Zoo on 28th July!

Scottish Opera Pop-up Opera Tour - A Little Bit of Iolanthe, The Mikado and The Gondoliers

Scottish Opera Pop-up Opera Tour - A Little Bit of Iolanthe, The Mikado and The Gondoliers

29th July 2021 - 1st August 2021

Pop-up Opera is back on the road for Summer 2021 with a bumper tour featuring Gilbert & Sullivans' best-loved hits! Don't miss it at Edinburgh's Festival Theatre between 29th July & 1st August!

Summer Magic Workshop with Edinburgh International Magic Festival

Summer Magic Workshop with Edinburgh International Magic Festival

1st August 2021

Learn, create and perform your own magic in this workshop at Lauriston Castle this summer for Ages 7 - 11!

Family Craft: Pond life - Pond Dipping

Family Craft: Pond life - Pond Dipping

2nd August 2021

Discover what lives in our wonderful pond in the Japanese Garden and like a scientist record what you have found in a special little book.

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Groovy Geology

Groovy Geology

2nd August 2021

Enjoy your Bank Holiday at Hopetoun House with a Ranger-led stroll along the foreshore exploring part of the best of West Lothian's geological resource!

Find out about Groovy Geology on What's On Edinburgh
Foodies Festival

Foodies Festival

6th August 2021 - 8th August 2021

Foodies Festival, the UK’s biggest food festival, returns to Edinburgh’s Inverleith Park 6th, 7th and 8th August 2021!

Find out about Foodies Festival on What's On Edinburgh
Fringe by the Sea: Gordon Buchanan – Animal Families and Me

Fringe by the Sea: Gordon Buchanan – Animal Families and Me

7th August 2021

Animal Families and Me promises a unique opportunity to hear personal recollections of Gordon’s globetrotting travels, as he delves into his world of weird, wild and wonderful wildlife.

MagicFest at the Fringe - The Secret Room

MagicFest at the Fringe - The Secret Room

Selected dates between 8th August 2021 - 21st August 2021

What mysteries does Lauriston Castle conceal? Come along and explore untold mysteries in the Secret Room!

Find out about MagicFest at the Fringe - The Secret Room on What's On Edinburgh
Woodland Treasure Box

Woodland Treasure Box

11th August 2021

Make your own little treasure box to store your Summer memories and decorate it with natures scenes with Lauriston Castle staff!

Find out about Woodland Treasure Box on What's On Edinburgh
Walter Scott Storytelling Festival Day

Walter Scott Storytelling Festival Day

15th August 2021 - 15th July 2021

Born 250 years ago, Scottish novelist Walter Scott was at one time the most famous writer in the world. Join us on his birthday to celebrate Scott and his connection to the Palace of Holyroodhouse!

Find out about Walter Scott Storytelling Festival Day on What's On Edinburgh
Field - Something for the Future Now

Field - Something for the Future Now

Selected dates between 22nd August 2021 - 29th August 2021

Directed by Christine Devaney and featuring an ensemble of Edinburgh-based performers, Field is an immersive, uplifting work that has Arthur’s Seat as its backdrop.

Find out about Field - Something for the Future Now on What's On Edinburgh
The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

5th August 2022 - 27th August 2022

It is with deep regret that we announced the cancellation of the 2021 Tattoo but we will return from 5th to 27th August 2022.

Find out about The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on What's On Edinburgh

Events in Fife

A Scientific Tour of St Andrews: Brewster’s Angle!

A Scientific Tour of St Andrews: Brewster’s Angle!

Selected dates between 26th June 2021 - 10th July 2021

Discover the scientists, breakthroughs and little known discoveries of St Andrews on our brand new Scientific Tour of St Andrews. This tour is for novices and experts, and for families too!

Mackie’s Summertime Explorers at Falkland Palace and Garden

Mackie’s Summertime Explorers at Falkland Palace and Garden

26th June 2021 - 27th June 2021

There are 26,000 Mackie's chocolate treats waiting to be claimed at 13 famous locations across Scotland on the 26th & 27th June including at Falkland Palace and Garden!

Summer Open Day at Teasses Estate

Summer Open Day at Teasses Estate

27th June 2021

Come and enjoy a day out on the Teasses Estate for the yearly Summer Open Day from 11am on 27th June!

Find out about Summer Open Day at Teasses Estate on What's On Fife
Burntisland Fairground

Burntisland Fairground

5th July 2021 - 15th August 2021

Burntisland Fairground returns this summer! Situated on the links just yards from a Blue Flag beach, this traditional funfair provides all you need for a great family day out.

Find out about Burntisland Fairground on What's On Fife
Aberdour Festival

Aberdour Festival

30th July 2021 - 8th August 2021

The Aberdour Festival is possibly the best festival of the Summer, each year playing host to an exciting and packed programme of events!

Find out about Aberdour Festival on What's On Fife
Milkshake! Live - Milkshake Monkey’s Musical - POSTPONED

Milkshake! Live - Milkshake Monkey’s Musical - POSTPONED

6th August 2021

Don't miss all your favourites including Fireman Sam, Noddy, Shimmer & Shine, Digby Dragon, Wissper, Nella the Princess Knight and the Floogals when Milkshake! Live returns to Rothes Halls!

Peppa Pig’s Best Day Ever!

Peppa Pig’s Best Day Ever!

6th July 2022 - 8th July 2022

Prepare for the brand new Peppa Pig live show packed full of songs, games and laughter, it really is the best day ever for Peppa Pig fans!

Find out about Peppa Pig’s Best Day Ever! on What's On Fife

Events in Glasgow

Loch Lomond Faerie Trail

Loch Lomond Faerie Trail

5th April 2021 - 30th September 2021

Loch Lomond Faerie Trail is back with a new trail mystery! Book Now for tickets right through the summer and join us in our biggest adventure yet!

Find out about Loch Lomond Faerie Trail on What's On Glasgow
City Sightseeing Glasgow

City Sightseeing Glasgow

26th April 2021 - 19th December 2021

With 21 stops where you can hop on and off to visit some of the city's leading attractions, City Sightseeing Glasgow is the perfect way to explore Glasgow!

Find out about City Sightseeing Glasgow on What's On Glasgow
Culzean By The Sea

Culzean By The Sea

1st May 2021 - 26th September 2021

To celebrate Scotland's Year of Coasts & Waters Culzean Castle have created a fantastical trail of willow sculptures depicting creatures, real and mythical, of the sea and water!

Find out about Culzean By The Sea on What's On Glasgow
UEFA Euro 2020 Glasgow Green Fan Zone

UEFA Euro 2020 Glasgow Green Fan Zone

11th June 2021 - 11th July 2021

Be part of the UEFA Euro 2020 experience by enjoying the matches live at the Glasgow Green Fan Zone open between 11th June and 11th July!

Find out about UEFA Euro 2020 Glasgow Green Fan Zone on What's On Glasgow
Castlemilk Explorers

Castlemilk Explorers

Selected dates between 12th June 2021 - 12th March 2022

Castlemilk Explorers is fun, free, nature group for 7 - 12 year old's to learn about nature in a fun environment!

Find out about Castlemilk Explorers on What's On Glasgow
UEFA Euro 2020 Glasgow

UEFA Euro 2020 Glasgow

Selected dates between 14th June 2021 - 29th June 2021

Glasgow is one of 12 cities that will host UEFA EURO 2020 fixtures in Summer 2021 to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the championship!

Find out about UEFA Euro 2020 Glasgow on What's On Glasgow
GVVT Centre Circle Day

GVVT Centre Circle Day

26th June 2021

See a fleet of vintage buses from Bridgeton Bus Garage running on a circular route around Glasgow City Centre on Saturday 26th June!

Find out about GVVT Centre Circle Day on What's On Glasgow
Mackie’s Summertime Explorers at Culzean Castle

Mackie’s Summertime Explorers at Culzean Castle

26th June 2021 - 27th June 2021

There are 26,000 Mackie's chocolate treats waiting to be claimed at 13 famous locations across Scotland on the 26th & 27th June including at Culzean Castle!

Find out about Mackie’s Summertime Explorers at Culzean Castle on What's On Glasgow
Mackie’s Summertime Explorers at Geilston Garden

Mackie’s Summertime Explorers at Geilston Garden

26th June 2021 - 27th June 2021

There are 26,000 Mackie's chocolate treats waiting to be claimed at 13 famous locations across Scotland on the 26th & 27th June including at Geilston Garden!

Find out about Mackie’s Summertime Explorers at Geilston Garden on What's On Glasgow
Mansfield Park Street Festival

Mansfield Park Street Festival

26th June 2021

Join Halo Arts for a day of festival fun at Partick's Mansfield Park! Featuring live music, street play, samba bands, circus performers, stalls and more!

Find out about Mansfield Park Street Festival on What's On Glasgow
Early Summer Foraging Walk

Early Summer Foraging Walk

28th June 2021

As the plants come in to their Summer season, join herbalist and foraging tutor Catriona Gibson on a guided walk around Queen's Park!

Find out about Early Summer Foraging Walk on What's On Glasgow
Kingston Gymnastics Summer Camp

Kingston Gymnastics Summer Camp

28th June 2021 - 13th August 2021

Kingston Gymnastics Club are running a summer camp over the summer holidays, open to members and non-members from age 5 upwards!

Find out about Kingston Gymnastics Summer Camp on What's On Glasgow
Summer Holiday Adventure Camps

Summer Holiday Adventure Camps

28th June 2021 - 11th August 2021

This Summer, West End Adventure are running six weeks of fun and action packed adventurous activities in Luss!

Find out about Summer Holiday Adventure Camps on What's On Glasgow
Summer Holiday Programme

Summer Holiday Programme

29th June 2021 - 14th August 2021

Baltic Street Adventure Playground is running a holiday programme until 14th of August, Tuesday to Saturday. It's free to attend (booking required) and has lots for the kids to do!

Find out about Summer Holiday Programme on What's On Glasgow
Gangsta Granny - POSTPONED

Gangsta Granny - POSTPONED

30th June 2021 - 3rd July 2021

The acclaimed producers of Horrible Histories will bring Gangsta Granny, the amazing story by David Walliams, to the King's Theatre Glasgow in Summer 2021!

Find out about Gangsta Granny - POSTPONED on What's On Glasgow
Meet Peter Rabbit

Meet Peter Rabbit

30th June 2021

Peter Rabbit is hopping along to Silverburn! Pop along on Wednesday 30th June and take a Covid-safe family photo with him!

Find out about Meet Peter Rabbit on What's On Glasgow
Outdoor Summer Art Camp!

Outdoor Summer Art Camp!

30th June 2021 - 11th August 2021

Join MAKE at Dumbreck Playbarn for their Outdoor Art Camp where 5 - 11 year olds can be creative and make new friends this Summer!

Find out about Outdoor Summer Art Camp! on What's On Glasgow
Scottish Opera Pop-up Opera Tour - A Little Bit of Iolanthe, The Mikado and The Gondoliers

Scottish Opera Pop-up Opera Tour - A Little Bit of Iolanthe, The Mikado and The Gondoliers

30th June 2021

Pop-up Opera is back on the road for Summer 2021 with a bumper tour featuring Gilbert & Sullivans' best-loved hits! Don't miss it at Queen's Park Arena, Glasgow on 30th June!

Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust Open Sundays

Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust Open Sundays

Selected dates between 4th July 2021 - 5th September 2021

The Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust opens its Bridgeton Bus Garage to the public on selected Sundays throughout the year!

Find out about Glasgow Vintage Vehicle Trust Open Sundays on What's On Glasgow
Princesses of Pop Summer Sessions - Clydebank

Princesses of Pop Summer Sessions - Clydebank

4th July 2021

The amazing 'Princesses of Pop' Show featuring Little Mix Magic and Simply Ariana is coming to Clydebank on Sunday 4th July!

Find out about Princesses of Pop Summer Sessions - Clydebank on What's On Glasgow
Hillhead Summer Arts Academy

Hillhead Summer Arts Academy

5th July 2021 - 9th July 2021

Interested in drama, music, art and performance? Join Halo Arts for a week long summer holiday arts project for young people aged 6-12!

Find out about Hillhead Summer Arts Academy on What's On Glasgow
Bard in the Botanics

Bard in the Botanics

7th July 2021 - 28th August 2021

Bard in the Botanics are delighted to be returning to Glasgow Botanic Gardens for their 20th anniversary season with brand new productions of 'Twelfth Night' and 'The Winter's Tale'!

Find out about Bard in the Botanics on What's On Glasgow
Folksy Theatre presents: Little Red

Folksy Theatre presents: Little Red

7th July 2021

Filled with live music, colourful characters and puppetry, this wonderful outdoor family musical from Folksy Theatre at Queen's Park Arena has something for everyone!

Find out about Folksy Theatre presents: Little Red on What's On Glasgow
Surge Festival

Surge Festival

10th July 2021 - 11th July 2021

Surge Festival, is back with a bunch of weird and wonderful acts, on a rolling schedule, so you can see everything over an hour and a half visit. It’s like Supermarket Sweep but in a zoo!

Find out about Surge Festival on What's On Glasgow
Volunteer Action Day: Woodland Clean-up and Pizza

Volunteer Action Day: Woodland Clean-up and Pizza

10th July 2021

Join the Castlemilk Park Project team for a community clean before heading back to the stables to try an amazing wood-fired pizza using their outdoor pizza oven!

Find out about Volunteer Action Day: Woodland Clean-up and Pizza on What's On Glasgow
The Little Mix Experience - POSTPONED

The Little Mix Experience - POSTPONED

11th July 2021

They look like Little Mix, they sound like Little Mix, they are The Little Mix Experience! Catch them live at the King's Theatre Glasgow on Sunday 11th July 2021!

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Outdoor Summer Drama Camp

Outdoor Summer Drama Camp

12th July 2021 - 16th July 2021

What Happens Now? are excited to announce that they'll be running a bumper week-long Outdoor Summer Drama Camp for kids and young people ages 3-16!

Find out about Outdoor Summer Drama Camp on What's On Glasgow
Doggy Day

Doggy Day

14th July 2021

Fun for all the family awaits at the annual Doggy Day in Castlemilk Park on Wednesday 14th July!

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Resonate - POSTPONED

Resonate - POSTPONED

17th July 2021 - 18th July 2021

Whether you're a Minecraft fan, a YouTube enthusiast or a casual gamer, join thousands of others for Resonate – The Ultimate Gaming Experience!

Find out about Resonate - POSTPONED on What's On Glasgow
Get Close To Nature: Stream Dipping

Get Close To Nature: Stream Dipping

21st July 2021

Get close to nature and find out all about Castlemilk Park stream's inhabitants on this dipping workshop!

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Little Red and the Kelvinbridge Curse

Little Red and the Kelvinbridge Curse

24th July 2021 - 8th August 2021

Join Websters Theatre for their very first Summer panto extravaganza, Little Red and the Kelvinbridge Curse!

Find out about Little Red and the Kelvinbridge Curse on What's On Glasgow
Princesses of Pop Summer Sessions - Glasgow

Princesses of Pop Summer Sessions - Glasgow

24th July 2021

The amazing 'Princesses of Pop' Show featuring Little Mix Magic and Simply Ariana is coming to Glasgow on Saturday 24th July!

Find out about Princesses of Pop Summer Sessions - Glasgow on What's On Glasgow
Cassiltoun Family Forest Fun Day

Cassiltoun Family Forest Fun Day

28th July 2021

Head along to Castlemilk Park on Wednesday 28th July for the annual Cassiltoun Family Forest Fun Day, this year's theme is Fairies & Goblins!

Find out about Cassiltoun Family Forest Fun Day on What's On Glasgow
Castlemilk Park Community Cinema

Castlemilk Park Community Cinema

6th August 2021

New for this season's events programme, Castlemilk Park Project proudly present The Stables Garden Outdoor Cinema!

Find out about Castlemilk Park Community Cinema on What's On Glasgow
Brodick Highland Games

Brodick Highland Games

7th August 2021

The 2021 Brodick Highland Games will be held at Ormidale Park on Saturday 7th August, they're a great day out for all the family!

Find out about Brodick Highland Games on What's On Glasgow
Piping Live!

Piping Live!

7th August 2021 - 15th August 2021

Piping Live! Glasgow's International Piping Festival is a 9-day celebration which will see events such as concerts, talks, recitals and more take place across the city!

Find out about Piping Live! on What's On Glasgow
Max & Harvey

Max & Harvey

11th August 2021

Join Max & Harvey as they take over the Lomond Auditorium at the SEC Glasgow for one night only on 11th August 2021!

Find out about Max & Harvey on What's On Glasgow
Scottish Opera Pop-up Opera Tour - A Little Bit of Iolanthe, The Mikado and The Gondoliers

Scottish Opera Pop-up Opera Tour - A Little Bit of Iolanthe, The Mikado and The Gondoliers

13th August 2021 - 15th August 2021

Pop-up Opera is back on the road for Summer 2021 with a bumper tour featuring Gilbert & Sullivans' best-loved hits! Don't miss it at Scottish Opera Production Studios between 13th & 15th August!

Kelburn Garden Party

Kelburn Garden Party

1st July 2022 - 4th July 2022

The Kelburn Garden Party is a music and arts festival that explodes across numerous stages, nooks and spaces throughout the magical glen and stunning gardens that surround Kelburn Castle!

Find out about Kelburn Garden Party on What's On Glasgow
BGCP Comic Con: Loch Lomond

BGCP Comic Con: Loch Lomond

2nd July 2022 - 3rd July 2022

BGCP Comic Con returns to Loch Lomond Shores on 2nd & 3rd July with a family-friendly event suitable for heroes of all ages!

Find out about BGCP Comic Con: Loch Lomond on What's On Glasgow
Peppa Pig’s Best Day Ever

Peppa Pig’s Best Day Ever

13th July 2022 - 14th July 2022

Prepare for the brand new Peppa Pig live show when it comes to the King's Theatre Glasgow, packed full of songs, games and laughter, it really is the best day ever for Peppa Pig fans!

Find out about Peppa Pig’s Best Day Ever on What's On Glasgow
Paw Patrol Live!

Paw Patrol Live!

29th July 2022

The most popular rescue dogs on the planet are returning to Glasgow! Catch Paw Patrol live at the SEC Armadillo on 29th July 2022!

Find out about Paw Patrol Live! on What's On Glasgow

Events in Lanarkshire

Strathaven Miniature Railway 2021 Season

Strathaven Miniature Railway 2021 Season

Selected dates between 1st May 2021 - 25th September 2021

Strathaven Miniature Railway reopens for the 2021 season on Saturday 1st May and will run every Saturday until the end of September!

Find out about Strathaven Miniature Railway 2021 Season on What's On Lanarkshire
WALKCYCLE4AIR Treasure Trail

WALKCYCLE4AIR Treasure Trail

17th June 2021 - 31st August 2021

A Treasure Trail App game has been launched to offer summer fun in the area around the Hamilton Palace Grounds and Strathclyde Country Park!

Find out about WALKCYCLE4AIR Treasure Trail on What's On Lanarkshire
Jurassic Lanark Trail

Jurassic Lanark Trail

25th June 2021 - 29th August 2021

After 50 million years, the dinosaurs are back! Don't miss your chance to spot them on the Jurassic Lanark Trail this Summer!

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Jurassic Adventures - Kids Craft & STEM Workshops (Part of Jurassic Lanark’s Dinosaur Trail)

Jurassic Adventures - Kids Craft & STEM Workshops (Part of Jurassic Lanark’s Dinosaur Trail)

26th June 2021 - 29th August 2021

Material Geeks are running a series of workshops in Lanark this summer to compliment Discover Lanark with their 'Walking in their Footsteps' Dinosaur trail!

ACE Summer Programme

ACE Summer Programme

28th June 2021 - 15th August 2021

Looking for activities to entertain your children during the summer? SLLC will have a variety of ACE and Tiny ACE activities available at a range of venues across South Lanarkshire!

Find out about ACE Summer Programme on What's On Lanarkshire
Uddingston Sport Camps - Summer

Uddingston Sport Camps - Summer

28th June 2021 - 13th August 2021

Uddingston Sport Camps are back for the Summer Holidays with seven weeks of multi sport camps between the 28th June and 13th August!

Find out about Uddingston Sport Camps - Summer on What's On Lanarkshire
Princesses of Pop Summer Sessions - Bellshill

Princesses of Pop Summer Sessions - Bellshill

3rd July 2021

The amazing 'Princesses of Pop' Show featuring Little Mix Magic and Simply Ariana is coming to The Coach House, Bellshill on Saturday 3rd July!

Find out about Princesses of Pop Summer Sessions - Bellshill on What's On Lanarkshire
Empty Net Goalkeeping Academy Summer Camps

Empty Net Goalkeeping Academy Summer Camps

5th July 2021 - 7th July 2021

Grab your gloves and come along to one of Empty Net Goalkeeping Academy's Summer Camps down at Fives in Hamilton!

Find out about Empty Net Goalkeeping Academy Summer Camps on What's On Lanarkshire
Little Red And The Big Bad Wolf

Little Red And The Big Bad Wolf

6th July 2021

Filled with live music, colourful characters and puppetry, this wonderful outdoor family musical from Folksy Theatre at M&Ds has something for everyone!

Find out about Little Red And The Big Bad Wolf on What's On Lanarkshire
Tappy Toes Summer Club

Tappy Toes Summer Club

Selected dates between 6th July 2021 - 8th July 2021

Join Tappy Toes for their Summer Club in East Kilbride or Rutherglen which offers a fun packed dance & movement class to keep you and your little one wiggling away!

Find out about Tappy Toes Summer Club on What's On Lanarkshire
Princesses of Pop Summer Sessions - Cambuslang

Princesses of Pop Summer Sessions - Cambuslang

11th July 2021

The amazing 'Princesses of Pop' Show featuring Little Mix Magic and Simply Ariana is coming to Cambuslang on Sunday 11th July!

Find out about Princesses of Pop Summer Sessions - Cambuslang on What's On Lanarkshire
Biggar Links Community Art Trail

Biggar Links Community Art Trail

17th July 2021 - 1st August 2021

Organised by Biggar Little Festival, Biggar Links is a community art project celebrating the resident's precious links!

Find out about Biggar Links Community Art Trail on What's On Lanarkshire
The Pure Amazing Wiz of Oz

The Pure Amazing Wiz of Oz

30th July 2021

The Pure Amazing Wiz of Oz is an all singing, all dancing show for all the family not to be missed at The Town House, Hamilton on Friday 30th July!

Find out about The Pure Amazing Wiz of Oz on What's On Lanarkshire
Biggar Little Picnic

Biggar Little Picnic

31st July 2021 - 1st August 2021

Biggar Little Festival is pleased to announce that they will be holding an outdoor summer music event in the grounds of Loaningdale House on the 31st July & 1st August!

Find out about Biggar Little Picnic on What's On Lanarkshire
Milkshake! Live - Milkshake Monkey’s Musical

Milkshake! Live - Milkshake Monkey’s Musical

31st July 2021

Don't miss all your favourites including Fireman Sam, Noddy, Shimmer & Shine, Digby Dragon, Wissper, Nella the Princess Knight and the Floogals when Milkshake! Live returns to Motherwell Concert Hall!

Find out about Milkshake! Live - Milkshake Monkey’s Musical on What's On Lanarkshire
The Pure Amazing Wiz of Oz

The Pure Amazing Wiz of Oz

1st August 2021

The Pure Amazing Wiz of Oz is an all singing, all dancing show for all the family not to be missed at Lanark Memorial Hall on Sunday 1st August!

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The Pure Amazing Wiz of Oz

The Pure Amazing Wiz of Oz

3rd August 2021

The Pure Amazing Wiz of Oz is an all singing, all dancing show for all the family not to be missed at Rutherglen Town Hall on Tuesday 3rd August!

Find out about The Pure Amazing Wiz of Oz on What's On Lanarkshire
The Pure Amazing Wiz of Oz

The Pure Amazing Wiz of Oz

5th August 2021

The Pure Amazing Wiz of Oz is an all singing, all dancing show for all the family not to be missed at East Kilbride Village Theatre on Thursday 5th August!

Find out about The Pure Amazing Wiz of Oz on What's On Lanarkshire
Scottish Opera Pop-up Opera Tour - A Little bit of HMS Pinafore and The Pirates of Penzance

Scottish Opera Pop-up Opera Tour - A Little bit of HMS Pinafore and The Pirates of Penzance

7th August 2021

Pop-up Opera is back on the road for Summer 2021 with a bumper tour featuring Gilbert & Sullivans' best-loved hits! Don't miss it at East Kilbride Arts Centre on 7th August!

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Summer Holidays Activity Programme

Summer Holidays Activity Programme

28th June 2021 - 13th August 2021

Join us at The Battle of Bannockburn over the summer holidays for a dazzling array of exciting activities!

Find out about Summer Holidays Activity Programme on What's On Stirling
The Littlest Pet Shop

The Littlest Pet Shop

2nd July 2021 - 29th July 2021

This summer we are bringing the cutest and cuddliest event of them all to Thistles, Stirling - The Littlest Pet Shop!

Find out about The Littlest Pet Shop on What's On Stirling
164th Famous Alva Games.

164th Famous Alva Games.

10th July 2021

The 164th Famous Alva Games will return on Saturday 10th July bringing you all a great family day out!

Find out about 164th Famous Alva Games. on What's On Stirling
Scottish Opera Pop-up Opera Tour - A Little Bit of Iolanthe, The Mikado and The Gondoliers

Scottish Opera Pop-up Opera Tour - A Little Bit of Iolanthe, The Mikado and The Gondoliers

16th July 2021 - 21st July 2021

Pop-up Opera is back on the road for Summer 2021 with a bumper tour featuring Gilbert & Sullivans' best-loved hits! Don't miss it at Stirling Castle in July!

Events in Other Areas

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Paisley Farmers Market
Ayrshire Farmers Markets hold a market in Paisley Town Centre on the second and last Saturdays of each month!
A Search For Hidden History In Paisley
Darkside History and Tours and Walking Tours on Wheels present a wee wander around School Wynd and Oakshaw in search of the hidden historical events of this area!
Renfrewshire Leisure Summer Activity Camps
Renfrewshire Leisure's summer activity camps are back with a mixture of fun indoor and outdoor sporting activities, arts & crafts, games, and so much more!
PACE Summer Fest!
Jam-packed with unique and varied creative performance experiences for ages 3-21, PACE is excited to present their Summer Fest 2021!
Erskine Riverside Market
You'll find range of fresh produce, unique gifts & street food and more at Erskine Riverside Market on the last Sunday of each month!

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Beacon Arts Centre Braehead Arena Johnstone Town Hall Paisley Arts Centre The Bungalow Paisley