What's on in and around Loch Lomond, Stirling, Glasgow and Edinburgh in the heart of Scotland
Monday 1st April
April Fool's Day - Don't get caught out!
Sat 6th & Sun 7th April 2019
Springfest at Loch Lomond Shores
Springfest at Loch Lomond Shores is one of Scotland’s biggest food and drink festivals and 2019 is shaping up to be bigger and better than ever with more producers.
This free festival, set on the banks of Loch Lomond, is a celebration of all things food and drink and a must for foodies. It also features lots of great entertainment, fun activities and shopping opportunities. From 11am to 5pm.
Saturday 6th April
National Tartan Day 2019
The annual Tartan Day Parade in New York is celebrated as part of Scotland Week. Led by a Grand Marshal, the parade will bring together pipers and drummers from all over the world in a celebration of the contribution made to the USA by the Scots.
Friday 19th April
Visit Loch Lomond for a great day out or Easter Break
Sunday 21st April
Monday 22nd April
Enjoy the Bank Holiday and visit Loch Lomond for a great day out!
Fri 19 Apr 2019 - Mon 22 Apr 2019
Easter Eggsplorer Trails
Join in the Easter eggsploration at Dumbarton Castle. Can you find all the clues to complete the challenge? Drop-in throughout the day. This event is included in the normal admission price.
Saturday 20th /Sunday 21st April
Loch Katrine by Callander FK17 8HZ Tel:01877 376315/6
Easter Mad Hatter Cruises 11.30am, 1.00pm, 2.30pm, and 4pm
Eggsplorer Easter Egg Hunts from 10.30am
Saturday 20th /Sunday 21st April
Edenmill Farm, Stockiemuir Road, Blanefield Tel 01360 771707
Edenmill Easter Family Fun Weekend
Activities included in soft play area @ £4.95 each
Glitter Tatoos, Mascots, Farm animals, Treasure Hunt, Easter egg hunt (all day), Arts & crafts, Easter bonnet making.
Sunday 21st April
The Lodge Forest Visitor Centre
Easter Duck Race
Races start 12pm, 1pm, and 2pm
Booking Essential Tel 0300 067 6600
Easter Sunday, 21 April/Easter Monday, 22 April
Cadbury Easter Egg Hunts
Ben Lomond, Ardess Lodge, Rowardennan , by Drymen , Stirling , G63 0AR
Bring the whole family together this Easter and treat your loved ones to the magic of our Cadbury Easter Egg Hunts. Get ready for a long weekend of fun! Follow bunny’s clues and complete your adventure to win a delicious chocolatey prize. Egg Hunt Times 10:00 - 16:30
Thursday, April 25th 2019
The Lodge on Loch Lomond
Girls' Night In
18:00 - 21:00
Come along to our Girls Night In, for an evening of pampering and fun with your friends!
Tickets include the following: Drinks on arrival - Goody bag including a copy of the latest Scottish Wedding Directory - Hand-picked local suppliers - Hair + make-up trials- Competitions, freebies, giveaways and on-the-night prizes - Wedding theming and decoration special feature
This is an event not to be missed so make sure and get your girls together for this fabulous event in the most picturesque venue, Lodge on Loch Lomond!
Book tickets via EVENTBRITE
Sunday 28th April
The KiltWalk, Glasgow - Balloch
The Glasgow event is the biggest Kiltwalk of the year and takes place on Sunday 29th April with three separate walks, The Mighty Stride which is a smidge under twenty six miles, The Big Stroll which is over fourteen miles in length and The Wee Wander which is three laps of Balloch Country Park comprising a total of just over 6 miles.
Scottish Farmers' Markets at Loch Lomond Shores, Balloch
Every Saturday and Sunday
Farmers' Markets in and near Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park
Why not look out for local produce from our farmers and artisans at Loch Lomond Shores in Balloch and at many other places.
Loch Lomond Car Boot Sales
If you are looking for a bargain and a good day out, why not visit a car boot sale at Loch Lomond and surrounding area. Car boot sales are a popular way of disposing of those unwanted items and a great way of bargain hunting.
Live Music Loch Lomond
Regular live music in the Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park.
Scottish Castles : Historic Scotland
There are many famous Scottish Castles in central Scotland. Check out what special events they are hosting this season.
Mugdock Castle and Country Park
Local Tourist Information Centres
Open all year unless stated
Aberfoyle Information Centre, Main Street, Aberfoyle FK8 3UQ 01877 382352
Balloch Information Centre, The Old Station Building, Balloch G83 8LQ 01389 753533
Callander Information Centre, 52-54 Main Street, Callander FK17 8BD 01877 330342
Dunoon Information Centre, 7 Alexandra Parade, Dunoon PA23 8AB 01369 703785
Falkirk Information Centre, The Falkirk Wheel, Lime Road, Tamfourhill, Falkirk FK1 4RS 01324 620244
Glasgow Airport Information Centre, Domestic Arrivals, Glasgow International Airport PA23 2ST 0141 848 4440
Glasgow Information Centre, 220 Buchanan Street, Glasgow G1 2FF 0845 859 1006
Inveraray Information Centre, Front Street, Inveraray PA32 8UY 01499 302063
Stirling Pirnhall Information Centre, M9 Motorway Services Area, Pirnhall Roundabout, Stirling FK7 8ET 01786 814111
Stirling Information Centre, Old Town Jail, St John Street, Stirling FK8 1EA 01786 475019
Tyndrum Information Centre (open Apr-Oct), Main Street, Tyndrum FK20 8RY 01838 400246