When it comes to celebrations, Scotland has few rivals in the world of events and festivals, that's why visitors come from far and wide to experience one of our many incredible events. Scotland, the Perfect Stage for Events.
When we're not dancing to drums and rousing music, tossing a caber or sampling delicious local cuisine, we're celebrating our heritage and culture, challenging the world's best contenders in adrenaline-pumping sports, or donning elaborate costumes for street-side revelry. We definitely know how to party! Our iconic venues and picture-perfect scenic backdrops play host to world-leading music, cultural and sport events. There really is no place quite like Scotland to enjoy an electrifying and magical event experience.
Explore our mind-boggling diversity of treats in store for foodies, whisky aficionados, music enthusiasts, history buffs, cultural admirers, adventurous souls and everyone in between. There really is so much choice when it comes to attending an event in Scotland, from small local events with plenty of spirit to large scale global events.
Why not explore some of the fantastic events that our stunning cities are hosting? Each of Scotland's cities hosts a variety of vibrant and colourful festivals that'll keep you entertained for hours. Looking for the extra feel-good factor? Then celebrate with us and embrace one of our Year of Coasts and Waters themed events. Interested in knowing why Scotland has earned its stripes as a leading events destination? Then check out all the big events coming to our shores over the next few years here.
If you'd like to submit an event, you can get your event listed on visitscotland.com for free.