Calendar of Events in Scotland 2020

The Edinburgh Science Festival is a diverse programme of innovative events.

1. Edinburgh Science Festival – 4th-19th April 2020

A diverse programme of innovative events, science exhibitions, tours and workshops.

Complete your Drumscot luxury tour with a trip one of the country's best whisky festivals.

2. Spirit of Speyside Festival - 29th April - 4th May 2020

Fun for all whisky lovers, with 5 days of Whisky, Food, Music & Fun throughout the Speyside region.

Celebrate food, music and theatre on your luxury custom tour at Mhor Festival.

3. Mhor Festival - 24th-26th May 2020

Lovers of food, music, theatre and dance will enjoy this.

Soak up all things Scottish at the Royal Highland Show. Contact Drumscot for more information

4. The Royal Highland Show - 18th-21st June 2020

Four day event with over 4,000 livestock on show. Demonstrations in cookery, crafts and fashion, and over 1000 stands selling anything and everything.

The Scottish Game Fair is a true celebration of the countryside - fun for all ages.

5. Scottish Game Fair - 3rd-5th July 2020

This fantastic three-day event attracts tens of thousands of visitors and is a true celebration of conservation and the countryside, while raising vital funds for wildlife conservation science and will once again feature an impressive line-up of traders, competitions and main ring events. Plus, there will be a plethora of country sports activities to appeal to all ages and abilities from fishing and clays to gundogs.

The Scottish Car Show is the biggest show in the country for motoring enthusiasts.

6. Scottish Car Show - TBC

The Scottish Car Show, held at the Royal Highland Centre, is the biggest show in the country for motoring enthusiasts.

The Scottish Car Show is the biggest show in the country for motoring enthusiasts.

7. Edinburgh Craft Beer Festival - 17th-18th July 2020

Famous not just for its whisky, Scotland is also renowned for its craft beer - the Edinburgh Craft Beer Festival celebrates this and much more, with food and music to boot.

The Scottish Car Show is the biggest show in the country for motoring enthusiasts.

8. Inverness Highland Games - 18th July 2020

The Inverness Highland Games boasts dancers, pipers, feats of strength, and even a mass Highland Fling.

Take in the spectacle of the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on  Scottish Tour with Drumscot

9. Edinburgh Military Tattoo - 7th-29th August 2020

Spectacular event set against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. Hailed as one of the most spectacular shows in the world and watched by a TV audience of 100 million worldwide. Not to be missed.

The world's largest celebration of the arts, the Fringe is a huge cultural event which runs for three weeks.

10. Edinburgh Fringe Festival - 7th-31st August 2020

The world’s biggest celebration of the arts. Runs for three weeks with a mix of culture and art, theatre, music and dance, exhibitions, children’s shows and events.

Art lovers will find comfort and a hugely enjoyable experience at the Pittenweem Art Festival.

11. Pittenweem Art Festival - 1st-9th August 2020

In this small and friendly East Neuk of Fife village, the harbour's fishing boats, steep wynds and quirky cottages provide a picturesque backdrop as over 100 artists from all over Britain exhibit their work in houses, garages, halls and shops, and on the pier.

The Blair Castle Horse Trails are Scotland's only three-start three-day event.

12. Blair Castle Horse Trials - 27th-30th August 2020

Come and enjoy a day at Blair Horse Trials, Scotland’s only three-star three-day event,and one of only 3 such events in Britain (the others being Blenheim and Bramham).

Enjoy a thoroughly Scottish day with the Braemar Gathering via Drumscot

13. The Braemar Gathering - 5th September 2020

Possibly the most popular of all the Highland Games in the world, and the only one which guarantees the presence of a member of the royal family. Track events and displays, pipers and dancers.

Don't miss an iconic Highland Games in Scotland; let Drumscot plan your perfect private tour.

14. Pitlochry Highland Games - 12th September 2020

Everything you would expect at a Highland games event. Highland dancing, pipers, track and field events, grand pipe band contest for grades 1 to 4 and novice juvenile, and a grand finale of massed pipe bands.

If you are interested in a private tour of Scotland taking in one or more of these delectable Scottish dishes, Drumscot would be delighted to prepare a sample itinerary for your consideration. In the first instance please contact

DRUMSCOT, St Andrews, Fife, KY16 9TU, Scotland,

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