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What's On Loch Lomond June

What's on in and around Loch Lomond, Stirling, Glasgow and Edinburgh in the heart of Scotland

June 2019

Friday 31st May - Sunday 30th June
West End Festival, Glasgow

Having started off as a small local festival centred around Byres Road, this has now grown to become one of the biggest cultural events in Glasgow's calendar.

Saturday 1st June
Helensburgh & Lomond Highland Games

The Helensburgh & Lomond Highland Games are one of the first games of the year and this year they will be held at Helensburgh Rugby Club, Rhu Road Higher, Helensburgh G84 8JZ

Saturday 1st June
Bobath Scotland Dragon Boat Challenge, Balloch Country Park

Dragon boating is a fun filled, adrenaline pumping, water sports event where teams race their dragons in a series of timed races. Ideal for experienced crews and complete beginners alike – from age 12 upwards – boats and full training are provided. All you need is fifteen colleagues, friends or relatives, a desire to help a great cause with fancy dress optional!

The day is all about team building and competition, with each team getting a guaranteed three timed races in the qualifying rounds. Music, running commentary and leader board updates throughout the day add to the excitement and amazing atmosphere, which culminates in a grand final and awards ceremony.

Saturday 1st June
Killearn 10k
Popular athletics event with multi-terrain surfaces - tarmac, forest path, farm track and open grassland. Begins at 11am from the Buchanan Monument

Bearsden & Milngavie Highland Games

Saturday 8th June
Big Hospice Hike Loch Lomond

The 3 Lochs Way is a 34 mile route that takes in stunning scenery of Loch Lomond, Loch Long and Gare Loch. You and your team will start in Balloch and make your way along the route to Helensburgh, Garelochhead and Arrochar before finishing in Inveruglas. This walk is not for the faint hearted, but is a magnificent experience.

Registration fee is £30 and there is a minimum required sponsorship of £150. For more information contact Jennifer Mackenzie on 0141 429 9811 or

Saturday 15h June
Butterfly Walk
RSPB Loch Lomond Nature Reserve, Gartocharn 11:00 - 14:00

Join the team on an adventurous walk in search of the butterflies found at Loch Lomond.
Cost £8.00 (Members £6.50) Booking Required.
Tel: 01389 830670   Email:

Sunday 16th June
Father's Day
Make Father's Day extra special and check out some great Loch Lomond Restaurants

Wednesday 19th - Sunday 23rd June
Glasgow International Jazz Festival

Wednesday 19th - Sunday 30th June
Edinburgh International Film Festival

Established in 1947, the Edinburgh International Film Festival is renowned around the world for discovering and promoting the very best in international cinema, and for heralding and debating changes in global film making. Intimate in its scale, ambitious in its scope, and fuelled by pure passion for cinema in all its manifestations, EIFF seeks to spotlight the most exciting and innovative new film talent, in a setting steeped in history.

Thursday 20th - Sunday 23rd June
Royal Highland Show
Royal Highland Centre, Ingliston, Edinburgh
We’ve been trying to capture what people love most about the Show and haven’t managed it! That's because no one single thing makes it special. What does is that it offers an eclectic mix of the expected and unexpected that keeps the thousands who flock here each year coming back year after year. For those who think it’s just cows and combine harvesters, then what can we say? Be prepared for an experience like no other. We guarantee that if you come you'll be back year after year.

Saturday 29th June
Wild Food Foraging
RSPB Loch Lomond Nature Reserve, Gartocharn 14:00 - 16:00

Go and search for some great natural delights. Share recipes, foraging tips and try some tasty treats.
Cost £10.00 (Members £8.00) Booking Required.
Tel: 01389 830670 Email:

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.

Edinburgh Castle
Stirling Castle
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

Current weather

Loch Lomond

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