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New Bucket List Challenge Launched on World Heritage Day

New Bucket List Challenge Launched on World Heritage Day

Press Releases   •   Apr 18, 2017 12:24 BST

Scotland’s six most iconic sites celebrated as part of the 2017 Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology

Panning a really good summer of events

Panning a really good summer of events

Press Releases   •   Apr 13, 2017 13:54 BST

Scotland’s events portfolio continues to prosper thanks to EventScotland, part of VisitScotland’s Events Directorate.

Celebrate World Heritage Day with Scotland in Six

Celebrate World Heritage Day with Scotland in Six

Press Releases   •   Mar 31, 2017 17:08 BST

Romans, Picts, Steampunks and guerrilla knitters to celebrate Scotland’s six iconic UNESCO World Heritage Sites on 18 April

National treasures

National treasures

Press Releases   •   Mar 17, 2017 11:54 GMT

The best of the best in Scottish tourism announced at the Scottish Thistle Awards

Film festival receives financial boost

Film festival receives financial boost

Press Releases   •   Jan 27, 2017 13:24 GMT

The Alchemy Film and Moving Image Festival in Hawick is one of four events across the country to receive support from VisitScotland.

The World’s Biggest Burns Night Celebration Announces full line-up

The World’s Biggest Burns Night Celebration Announces full line-up

Press Releases   •   Dec 01, 2016 13:47 GMT

Ten Day Arts Festival Returns to Dumfries for a Sixth Spectacular Year from Friday 20th – 29th January 2017

Bringing home the gold(s)

Bringing home the gold(s)

Press Releases   •   Nov 16, 2016 10:31 GMT

With more than 40 current Summer and Winter Olympic medallists competing in EventScotland-supported events in 2016, concluding with the upcoming Le Gruyère AOP European Curling Championships, it has been another tremendous year for sport in Scotland.

Tuning into tourism

Tuning into tourism

Press Releases   •   Nov 02, 2016 11:06 GMT

​The world’s first music tourism summit, set to take place in Glasgow later this month, could provide a platform for the ‘limitless’ possibilities of music tourism in Scotland.

Design for Life

Design for Life

Press Releases   •   Oct 17, 2016 09:18 BST

Graphic Design Festival Scotland gets set to raise the bar

Capital bid for Bingham Cup

Capital bid for Bingham Cup

Press Releases   •   Oct 05, 2016 15:35 BST

VisitScotland CEO backs bid to bring tournament to Scotland

Knit Fest visitors have designs on the Highlands

Knit Fest visitors have designs on the Highlands

Press Releases   •   Sep 27, 2016 14:14 BST

Inverness Loch Ness International Knitting Festival to be held this weekend

£20,000 funding boost for Aberdeen & Moray Speyside events

£20,000 funding boost for Aberdeen & Moray Speyside events

Press Releases   •   Aug 18, 2016 15:43 BST

A cycling sportive and a festival of music and song are among 21 events across the country to receive backing from the latest round of awards from the EventScotland National Funding Programme, as part of VisitScotland’s work to deliver the national events strategy Scotland the Perfect Stage.

Funding boost helps Dragon Matrix along the way

Funding boost helps Dragon Matrix along the way

Press Releases   •   Aug 17, 2016 10:58 BST

An “augmented reality” performance set in the Angus woodlands is one of 21 events across the country which are receiving backing from the latest round of awards from the EventScotland National Funding Programme

£47.6k funding boost for Stirlingshire events

£47.6k funding boost for Stirlingshire events

Press Releases   •   Aug 16, 2016 08:37 BST

Four events in Stirlingshire are among 21 across the country which are receiving backing from the latest round of awards from the EventScotland National Funding Programme, as part of VisitScotland’s work to deliver the national events strategy Scotland the Perfect Stage.

£62,500 funding boost for Highland events

£62,500 funding boost for Highland events

Press Releases   •   Aug 15, 2016 14:12 BST

Six Highland events receive EventScotland funding

Powerful boost for ‘electric’ music festival

Powerful boost for ‘electric’ music festival

Press Releases   •   Aug 12, 2016 15:42 BST

The Electric Fields Festival is one of 21 events across the country receiving support from the EventScotland National Funding Programme, as part of VisitScotland’s work to deliver the national events strategy Scotland the Perfect Stage.

World Pipe band Championships being held in Glasgow for 30th consecutive year

World Pipe band Championships being held in Glasgow for 30th consecutive year

Press Releases   •   Aug 12, 2016 10:37 BST

The Worlds welcomes one of the biggest fields in the history of the event to compete at Glasgow Green on 12 and 13 August

Fife event on track thanks to funding boost

Fife event on track thanks to funding boost

Press Releases   •   Aug 11, 2016 17:12 BST

​One of Scotland’s biggest motorsport festivals is among 21 events to be supported by the EventScotland National Funding Programme as part of VisitScotland’s work to deliver the national events strategy Scotland the Perfect Stage.

Funding boost for ploughing championships in East Lothian

Funding boost for ploughing championships in East Lothian

Press Releases   •   Aug 11, 2016 12:30 BST

​The first European Reversible Ploughing Championships to be held on Scottish soil is among 21 events across the country which are receiving backing from the latest round of awards from the EventScotland National Funding Programme, as part of VisitScotland’s work to deliver the national events strategy Scotland the Perfect Stage.

National programme funding is the icing on the cake (fest)

National programme funding is the icing on the cake (fest)

Press Releases   •   Aug 08, 2016 17:11 BST

​Public events taking place across Scotland from August-October are set to benefit from £233,000 from EventScotland’s National Funding Programme, it has today been revealed.