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What's On Loch Lomond October

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

October 2020

Gatherings and Events during October 2020 will not be taking place due to the COVID restrictions. Most hope to be back in October 2021

2019 Events

Friday 4th - Sunday 6th October
Callander Jazz & Blues Festival
The annual Callander Jazz & Blues Festival is once again fast approaching and as always will offer a long weekend of superb music. We are looking forward to a very lively festival weekend.

Sat 05 Oct 2019
Dark Skies - Stargazing Night

RSPB Loch Lomond, High Wards Farm, Gartocharn, G83 8SB
Enjoy an evening of stargazing in the beautiful surroundings of RSPB Loch Lomond. With experts and equipment on hand from Stirling Astronomical Society this is the perfect location to look at the wonders of the night sky. 18:30 - 20:00
Price: £8, £6.50 for RSPB members (Kids £4, £3.50) Booking essential

Arnprior Farm
Pick your own Scottish Pumpkins for Halloween from our patch here in Arnprior!
We also offer: Kale Maze, Quad Pods, Bale Mountain, Face Painting, Chainsaw Carving, Pop Up Craft Events, Food and Drink Trucks, Fantastic Photo opportunities. Check us on Facebook and Instagram for latest information

Monday 14 October to Sunday 20 October
RSPB Loch Lomond, High Wards Farm, Gartocharn, G83 8SB
Halloween Half Term Hunt
Creepy clues, magic and potions will help you round this trail. Pick up a hunt at the Nature Hub and get exploring! No booking necessary, just drop-in to join in the fun.
10:00 - 16:00 : Price: Cost £2 (£1.50 for member) per hunt

Thursday 31st October
Happy Halloween! Have a spooktacular evening!

The Wallace Monument Stirling
From April to September the Wallace Monument by Stirling holds live performances by costumed actors – bringing Sir William Wallace and the characters of his time to life. Listen to the story of The Battle of Stirling Bridge, or even have your photograph taken with a Scottish warrior from the 14th Century! Presentations take place between 11.15am and 3.30pm each day on Saturdays, Sundays, and Wednesdays (and at weekends only from October until December, and during February and March).

For events at the Wallace National Monument, click here

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

Broken clouds, light rain
  • Broken clouds, light rain
  • Temperature: 10 °C
  • Wind: West-Southwest, 4.6 mph
  • Pressure: 998 hPa
  • Rel. Humidity: 87 %
  • Visibility: 6.2 mi
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