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Events Across Scotland



Looking for a weekly dance class to get involved with or just fancy an evening of storytelling or music? Traditional Arts and Culture Scotland’s networks in story, song and dance are hosting events and sessions the length and breadth of Scotland – have a look below for traditional arts events in your area.

End of May Ceilidh

Columcille Centre, 2 Newbattle Terrace, EH10 4RT
Saturday 30th May

With caller Ken Gourlay, ST ceilidh band and piper. Soft drinks £1, alcohol £3. No high heels please. Attendees with no handbags, bags, rucksacks, etc. will get fast track entry. Mobile phones and tablets: photos and video are OK but if you intend to text, browse the web etc. we’d prefer you didn’t come. Musicians … Continued

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Campbell’s Ceilidh

214 Portobello High Street, EH15 2AU
Sunday 31st May

While the air is thick with illusion we’ll cut it with a ceilidh and let song, tune and story fill our air for a while. Sundays at seven. Mairi Campbell hosts a weekly zoom global gathering of songs, tunes, poems and offerings from friends, fans and family. Every Sunday during lockdown. Welcome to Campbell’s Ceilidh. … Continued

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June Ceilidh

Lauriston Hall, 28 Lauriston St., Edinburgh EH3 9DJ
Friday 5th June

With caller Ken Gourlay, ceilidh band and piper. Soft drinks £1, alcohol £3. No high heels please. Attendees with no handbags, bags, rucksacks etc. will get fast track entry. Mobile phones and tablets: photos and video are OK but if you intend to text, browse the web etc. we’d prefer you didn’t come. Musicians find … Continued

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Campbell’s Ceilidh

214 Portobello High Street, EH15 2AU
Sunday 7th June

While the air is thick with illusion we’ll cut it with a ceilidh and let song, tune and story fill our air for a while. Sundays at seven. Mairi Campbell hosts a weekly zoom global gathering of songs, tunes, poems and offerings from friends, fans and family. Every Sunday during lockdown. Welcome to Campbell’s Ceilidh. … Continued

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Campbell’s Ceilidh

214 Portobello High Street, EH15 2AU
Sunday 14th June

While the air is thick with illusion we’ll cut it with a ceilidh and let song, tune and story fill our air for a while. Sundays at seven. Mairi Campbell hosts a weekly zoom global gathering of songs, tunes, poems and offerings from friends, fans and family. Every Sunday during lockdown. Welcome to Campbell’s Ceilidh. … Continued

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Campbell’s Ceilidh

214 Portobello High Street, EH15 2AU
Sunday 21st June

While the air is thick with illusion we’ll cut it with a ceilidh and let song, tune and story fill our air for a while. Sundays at seven. Mairi Campbell hosts a weekly zoom global gathering of songs, tunes, poems and offerings from friends, fans and family. Every Sunday during lockdown. Welcome to Campbell’s Ceilidh. … Continued

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The Living Mountain – Jenny Sturgeon

Portgordon Village Hall, Cross Street, Portgordon, Buckie, Moray, AB56 5QW
Friday 26th June

To mark the release of her new album ‘The Living Mountain’ – a collection of songs inspired by the celebrated book of Aberdonian, Nan Shepherd. The 12 tracks, which make up the album, take inspiration from each chapter of Nan’s book together with Jenny’s own experience exploring the Cairngorm mountain range which, is close to … Continued

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The Living Mountain – Jenny Sturgeon

Collieston Community Centre, Hightown, Collieston, Ellon, Aberdeenshire, AB41 8RS
Saturday 27th June

To mark the release of her new album ‘The Living Mountain’ – a collection of songs inspired by the celebrated book of Aberdonian, Nan Shepherd. The 12 tracks, which make up the album, take inspiration from each chapter of Nan’s book together with Jenny’s own experience exploring the Cairngorm mountain range which, is close to … Continued

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Campbell’s Ceilidh

214 Portobello High Street, EH15 2AU
Sunday 28th June

While the air is thick with illusion we’ll cut it with a ceilidh and let song, tune and story fill our air for a while. Sundays at seven. Mairi Campbell hosts a weekly zoom global gathering of songs, tunes, poems and offerings from friends, fans and family. Every Sunday during lockdown. Welcome to Campbell’s Ceilidh. … Continued

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July Ceilidh

Lauriston Hall, 28 Lauriston St., Edinburgh EH3 9DJ
Saturday 11th July

With caller Ken Gourlay, ceilidh band and piper. Soft drinks £1, alcohol £3. No high heels please. Attendees with no handbags, bags, rucksacks etc. will get fast track entry. Mobile phones and tablets: photos and video are OK but if you intend to text, browse the web etc. we’d prefer you didn’t come. Musicians find … Continued

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RSCDS Summer School in St Andrews (Cancelled)

College Gate, St Andrews KY16 9AJ
Sunday 19th July

Enjoy learning Scottish country dancing at our Summer School in St Andrews! It is perfect for learning more about Scottish dance and music. Book one or two weeks of Summer School and enjoy dancing in the historic university town of St Andrews. We welcome all abilities and ages. Join some 700 dancers from as far … Continued

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RSCDS Week 1 Summer School in St Andrews (Cancelled)

University Hall, University of St Andrews, Kennedy Gardens, St Andrews, KY16 9DL
Sunday 19th July

The RSCDS Summer School brings together some of the best Scottish Country Dance teachers and musicians from around the world to beautiful St. Andrews. Throughout the week dancers will be taught by different teachers, dance to a new musician, and learn in a new venue so you can experience first-hand the world class atmosphere Summer … Continued

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RSCDS Week 2 Summer School in St Andrews (Cancelled)

University Hall, University of St Andrews, Kennedy Gardens, St Andrews, KY16 9DL
Sunday 26th July

The RSCDS Summer School brings together some of the best Scottish Country Dance teachers and musicians from around the world to beautiful St. Andrews. Throughout the week dancers will be taught by different teachers, dance to a new musician, and learn in a new venue so you can experience first-hand the world class atmosphere Summer … Continued

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