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Events in Scotland in August

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25 May - 7 September 2019 Dornoch, IV25 3SD

Dornoch Pipe Band parades in the Square for the pleasure of crowds of visitors and locals. Highland dancers add to the...

25 July - 25 August 2019 2 Market Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1DE

Founded in 2004, Edinburgh Art Festival is Scotland’s largest annual visual art festival.

1 August 2019 Mannsfield Showground, Muir of Ord, Highland, IV6 7RS

Livestock, tractors, food, specialty bars and beer tents, craft, funfair. A family day out.

1 August 2019 Greenlaw, Castle Douglas, DG7 2PW

A great day out for all the Family with so much going on. Gates open at 9.00am

1 - 3 August 2019 Belladrum Estate, Beauly, Inverness, Scotland, UK

Family-friendly event includes over 90 acts across 5 stages featuring local and internationally renowned artists.

2 - 3 August 2019 Perth, Scotland, UK

Annual two-day agricultural show with livestock, entertainment and trade stalls. Open 8.00am - 6.00pm.

2 - 5 August 2019 Loch Tay, Kenmore, by Aberfeldy, PH15 2HY

Celts Are Coming at the Scottish Crannog Centre

2 - 3 August 2019 Moy, Inverness-shire, IV13 7YQ

Competitions in fly casting, gun dog handling, and clay pigeon shooting. Pets parade and terrier races. Pipe bands.

2 August 2019 Dornoch, Ross-shire, Scotland, UK

The Dornoch Highland Gathering has been held every year since 1887, bar the war years and one unfortunate rainy day. It is a...

2 - 26 August 2019 180 High Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1QS

The largest arts festival in the world, this annual event features a wide-ranging programme.

2 - 24 August 2019 Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

The Capital's annual military extravaganza, featuring a unique blend of music, dance, drama and pageantry.

3 August 2019 Park Farm, Dumfries, DG2 7LU

This is one of the largest one-day agricultural shows in Scotland with live stock, trade stands and craft fair. Main show...

3 August 2019 Kilmore, Oban, Argyll, PA34 4XX

Agricultural show featuring equestrian events, live stock, trade stands, children's entertainment, dancing and refreshments.

3 August 2019 Newtonmore, Inverness-shire, Scotland, UK

Traditional Highland Games with dancing, piping, heavy events, track and hill races, pipe bands, shows and stalls.

3 August 2019 Aberlour, Moray, AB38 9QP

Traditional Highland Games with massed pipe bands, heavy and light events, Highland dancing, tug o' war and haggis hurling.

1 Dornoch Pipe Band Parade Dornoch, IV25 3SD
2 Edinburgh Art Festival 2 Market Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1DE
3 Black Isle Show Mannsfield Showground, Muir of Ord, Highland, IV6 7RS
4 Stewartry Show Greenlaw, Castle Douglas, DG7 2PW
5 Belladrum Festival Belladrum Estate, Beauly, Inverness, Scotland, UK
6 Perth Show Perth, Scotland, UK
7 Celts Are Coming at the Scottish Crannog Centre Loch Tay, Kenmore, by Aberfeldy, PH15 2HY
8 Highland Field Sports Fair Moy, Inverness-shire, IV13 7YQ
9 Dornoch Highland Gathering Dornoch, Ross-shire, Scotland, UK
10 Edinburgh Festival Fringe 180 High Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1QS
11 The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
12 Dumfries Show Park Farm, Dumfries, DG2 7LU
13 Lorn Show Kilmore, Oban, Argyll, PA34 4XX
14 Newtonmore Highland Games Newtonmore, Inverness-shire, Scotland, UK
15 Aberlour Strathspey Highland Games Aberlour, Moray, AB38 9QP

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