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Top Annual Events Scotland

Below is a list of the top annual events taking place in Scotland in 2024.

Highland Games - July - September there is normally at least one event each weekend

January 30th - Viking Festival at Lerwick on the Shetland Isles. Map.

Feb & March - Rugby 6 Nations - at least 2 matches played Murryfield Stadium in Edinburgh

March 29 -31 - Scottish National Surfing Championships at Thurso north Highlands, Map

April 19th & 20th - Scottish Grand National horse race jumps at Ayr southwest Scotland

May 3rd - 5th - Fort William Mountain Bike World Series, at the Nevis Range by Fort William, Map

May 17th - Scottish Islands Peaks Race Sailing and Fell Running teams the West Coast

May 25th - 26th - Edinburgh Marathon for professionals & amateurs in the city Edinburgh

June 15th - Tough Mudder at Drumlanrig Castle 19 miles north of Dumfries by Thornhill, Map

June 21st - 23rd - Scottish Traditional Boat Festival at Portsoy 50 miles northwest of Aberdeen, Map

July 12th - 14th - TRNSMT Festival - music festival at Glasgow Green in Glasgow, Map

July 11th - 14th - Scottish Open golf tournament at The Renaissance Club 23 miles east of Edinburgh. Map

July 16th - Scottish Festival of Motoring at Ingliston Royal Highland Centre by Edinburgh, Map

July 14th - 21st - The Open golf tournament is at Royal Troon in Troon in southwest Scotland, Map

July 25th - 28th - the Senior Open is at Carnoustie Golf Links in Carnoustie, Map

August 2nd - 24th - Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo spectacular entertainment in Edinburgh

August 22nd - 25th - Blair Castle Horse Trials at Blair Castle 34 miles north of Perth, Map

Aug 31st - Sept 8th - Largs Viking Festival at Largs 33 miles west of Glasgow, Map

Sept 19th - 21st - Ayr Gold Cup, Scotland's top horse race flat meeting Ayr southwest, Map

Sept 29th - Loch Ness Marathon - starts from Bught Park on the south side of Inverness. Map

October 6th - Great Scottish Run - 10k&half marathon in Glasgow / George Square , Map

See Also:

Ayr Racecourse

Musselburgh Racecourse

Car & Bike Shows

Gigs & Theatre Specials

Hill/Mountain Running Events

Historic Events

Music Festivals

Sailing Events

Scottish Athletics Fixtures

Scottish Cricket Fixtures

Scottish Football Fixtures

Scottish Ice Hockey Fixtures

Scottish Rugby Fixtures

Surfing Events


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