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What's on in Lanarkshire

Welcome to What's on Lanarkshire, we pride ourselves on keeping you up to date on events in Lanarkshire taking place throughout the year, from the latest theatre events and live music performances to local activities and fantastic attractions!

Popular events in Lanarkshire

You'll find the most popular Lanarkshire events on the website right now, right here!

The Gruffalo Trail

The Gruffalo Trail

23rd April 2021 - 28th November 2021

Join the Scottish Equestrian Hotel for a woodland adventure exploring their Gruffalo Trail on the ponies!

Lanark Market Car Boot Sale

Lanark Market Car Boot Sale

2nd May 2021 - 19th December 2021

An undercover car boot sale is held at Lanark Agricultural Market on Sundays throughout the year from 8am to 2pm!

Close Encounters

Close Encounters

26th April 2021 - 8th May 2021

The Tolbooth Lanark reopens on Monday 26th April with Close Encounters, an exhibition focusing on the history of Lanark's medieval network of closes and vennels!

New Lanark Markets

New Lanark Markets

3rd April 2021 - 19th December 2021

New Lanark's regular indoor and outdoor market's showcase the best of hand-made products from designers and producers across Scotland!

Featured events in Lanarkshire

There are thousands of events in Lanarkshire every month, here we've hand-picked a few you should definitely pay attention to!

Sunday Mail Young Scot Awards

Sunday Mail Young Scot Awards

22nd April 2021
Online Event

The Sunday Mail Young Scot Awards has been honouring Scotland's incredible young people for 15 years, join them for this year's online awards ceremony on Thursday 22nd April!

Scotland’s Virtual Kiltwalk

Scotland’s Virtual Kiltwalk

23rd April 2021 - 25th April 2021
National Event

On the weekend of April 23rd - 25th, take on a challenge of your choice and support a charity you care about, as part of Scotland's Virtual Kiltwalk!

Pond Doctor with Froglife and RSPB Scotland

Pond Doctor with Froglife and RSPB Scotland

24th April 2021
Online Event

Froglife and RSPB Scotland Loch Lomond are joining forces for this virtual Pond Doctor event on Saturday 24th April!

FunBox: How To Be A Superhero Virtual Show

FunBox: How To Be A Superhero Virtual Show

24th April 2021
Online Event

It’s time to pull on your spandex, grab your capes and head up, up and away from the comfort of your homes as FUNBOX present a very special online version of 'How To Be A Superhero'!

New Events in Lanarkshire

You'll find all the latest Lanarkshire events that have been added to the website right here!

Close Encounters

Close Encounters

26th Apr 2021 - 8th May 2021

The Tolbooth Lanark reopens on Monday 26th April with Close Encounters, an exhibition focusing on the history of Lanark's medieval network of closes and vennels!
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The Gruffalo Trail

The Gruffalo Trail

23rd Apr 2021 - 28th Nov 2021

Join the Scottish Equestrian Hotel for a woodland adventure exploring their Gruffalo Trail on the ponies!
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Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Kilsyth Gardens

Scotland’s Gardens Scheme Open Garden: Kilsyth Gardens

30th May 2021
Kilsyth

Explore the neighbouring private gardens of Aeolia and Blackmill in Kilsyth on Sunday 30th May as part of Scotland's Gardens Scheme!
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Latest Lanarkshire News

Revolutionary free online learning tool for Scottish pupils unveiled

Revolutionary free online learning tool for Scottish pupils unveiled

A digital learning platform, designed to support all teenage pupils across Scotland with their education launched on Wednesday 21 April.
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Due to demand, theme park extends opening dates for its new outdoor adventure zone

Due to demand, theme park extends opening dates for its new outdoor adventure zone

It only opened at the beginning of the month, but the new outdoor adventure zone at M&D's Scotland's Theme Park has proved so popular that opening times have been extended!
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Final push for Beat the Street Hamilton and Blantyre

Final push for Beat the Street Hamilton and Blantyre

The final push for points has started as Beat the Street, the giant game taking place across Hamilton and Blantyre, draws to a close.
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The World Pipe Band Championships 2021, due to take place at Glasgow Green in August has been cancelled

The World Pipe Band Championships 2021, due to take place at Glasgow Green in August has been cancelled

The event, which would normally attract around 200 bands from around the world to compete, is expected to return to Glasgow in 2022.
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Upcoming Theatre Events in Lanarkshire

Whether you prefer comedy or musicals, ballet or opera, our Lanarkshire theatre listings will have something to suit everyone!

Paul’s First Missionary Journey

Paul’s First Missionary Journey

27th April 2021
Online Event Lanarkshire

Drama Kirk return with the third installment of their series of dramatized studies 'Paul, a man changed forever' on Tuesday 27th April.
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MacFloyd: To The Moon & Back

MacFloyd: To The Moon & Back

8th May 2021

MacFloyd return to the Motherwell Concert Hall with their new show, To The Moon & Back, promising an unforgettable journey through the Pink Floyd catalogue!
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Buddy Holly & The Cricketers

Buddy Holly & The Cricketers

11th July 2021

Summer 2021 will see the long-awaited return of The Summer Hollyday Special from Buddy Holly & The Cricketers, live at Rutherglen Town Hall on Sunday 11th July!
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Upcoming Family & Kids Events in Lanarkshire

Don't be stuck for things to do with the kids in Lanarkshire! We have something for everyone and every pocket...

The Gruffalo Trail

The Gruffalo Trail

23rd April 2021

Join the Scottish Equestrian Hotel for a woodland adventure exploring their Gruffalo Trail on the ponies!
Read more

The Gruffalo Trail

The Gruffalo Trail

24th April 2021

Join the Scottish Equestrian Hotel for a woodland adventure exploring their Gruffalo Trail on the ponies!
Read more

New Lanark Markets

New Lanark Markets

24th April 2021

New Lanark's regular indoor and outdoor market's showcase the best of hand-made products from designers and producers across Scotland!
Read more

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Activities in Lanarkshire

Step away from the TV remote, choose one or more from our activities selection, and get out of the house to discover new skills, sports and more!

Family Yoga with Stephen from The Still Beneath

Family Yoga with Stephen from The Still Beneath

Join Stephen from The Still Beneath for Family Yoga, every Saturday morning at Holy Trinity Church Hall, Motherwell.

Bothwell Castle Golf Club

Bothwell Castle Golf Club

Bothwell Castle Golf Club is a flat parkland course with mature trees framing many of its fairways and excellent greens.

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Attractions in Lanarkshire

Lanarkshire and the surrounding areas have a great mix of sightseeing attractions. If you are looking for a fun family day out or a trip with friends, then look no further!

Flip Out Glasgow

Flip Out Glasgow

Spend a day out at Flip Out the world's largest trampoline and inflatable park in Glasgow!

Biggar Albion Museum

Biggar Albion Museum

The Albion Museum sits back from North Back Road, Biggar and houses vehicles of Albion Motors, a commercial vehicle manufacturing firm started in 1899...

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Eating & Drinking in Lanarkshire

Eating out in Lanarkshire is a joy, with a range of restaurants and cafes on offer and there's a wide selection of places to enjoy a quiet pint or a cheeky cocktail.

ML3 Bar

ML3 Bar

ML3 Bar is a friendly, modern bar a short distance from Hamilton Park Racecourseserving fine wines, cocktails and a selection of craft beers and lagers...

The Scrib Tree

The Scrib Tree

Cosy and welcoming, The Scrib Tree is an enthusiastic champion of Lanarkshire farm produce and handcrafted gifts!

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Popular Events

The Gruffalo Trail
Join the Scottish Equestrian Hotel for a woodland adventure exploring their Gruffalo Trail on the ponies!
Lanark Market Car Boot Sale
An undercover car boot sale is held at Lanark Agricultural Market on Sundays throughout the year from 8am to 2pm!
Close Encounters
The Tolbooth Lanark reopens on Monday 26th April with Close Encounters, an exhibition focusing on the history of Lanark's medieval network of closes and vennels!
New Lanark Markets
New Lanark's regular indoor and outdoor market's showcase the best of hand-made products from designers and producers across Scotland!
The Magic of The Beatles
The Magic of The Beatles is one of the UK's leading Beatles tribute shows who play to ecstatic sell-out audiences all over the world, catch them at Lanark Memorial Hall on 9th October!

Popular Venues

Airdrie Town Hall East Kilbride Arts Centre East Kilbride Village Theatre Lanark Memorial Hall Motherwell Concert Hall and Theatre Rutherglen Town Hall The Town House Hamilton