Nature events in Lanarkshire

View all the upcoming Nature events taking place throughout Lanarkshire below or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Lanarkshire

National Museum of Rural Life Summer Trail - CANCELLED

National Museum of Rural Life Summer Trail - CANCELLED

27th June 2020 - 28th September 2020

Take a walk in the countryside on the brand new family trail at National Museum of Rural Life, and see what you can spot on the way to the farm!
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Tracks And Signs

Tracks And Signs

17th October 2020

Join the Countryside Rangers in Drumpellier Country Park as they go in search of the tracks, trails and signs our wild mammals leave behind.
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Frightfully Weird Wildlife - A Halloween Special!

Frightfully Weird Wildlife - A Halloween Special!

29th October 2020
Online Event Lanarkshire

Ahead of Halloween, join the team at Castlebank Horticultural Centre for a virtual tour of the strangest, scariest and weirdest living things on Earth!
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Woodcarving And Whittling

Woodcarving And Whittling

14th November 2020

Come along and try your hand at carving a spoon, mushroom, or maybe a Scandinavian kuksa cup at Palacerigg Country Park!
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Willow Harvest

Willow Harvest

7th February 2021

Put on your wellies and join us for the annual Willow Harvest at National Museum of Rural Life, East Kilbride!
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Events in East Renfrewshire

Muddy Monster Club - CANCELLED

Muddy Monster Club - CANCELLED

Selected dates between 9th July 2020 - 10th December 2020

Muddy Monsters a nature club for 2-5 year olds ran by the Whitelee Countryside Rangers and held on the second Thursday of every month!

Find out about Muddy Monster Club - CANCELLED on What's On East Renfrewshire
Whittling Whitelee - CANCELLED

Whittling Whitelee - CANCELLED

20th September 2020

Calling all want-to-be whittlers, learn how to craft your own spoon from green wood using traditional tools and skills with the Whitelee Countryside Rangers!

Find out about Whittling Whitelee - CANCELLED on What's On East Renfrewshire
Beat The Street East Renfrewshire

Beat The Street East Renfrewshire

30th September 2020 - 11th November 2020

Beat the Street is a fun, free game that will see communities in East Renfrewshire transformed into a giant game! See how far you can walk, cycle and run in just 6 weeks!

Find out about Beat The Street East Renfrewshire on What's On East Renfrewshire
Bonkers about Conkers - CANCELLED

Bonkers about Conkers - CANCELLED

12th October 2020

Prepare your own conker and put it to the test at the first ever Whitelee Conker Contest on Monday 12th October!

Find out about Bonkers about Conkers - CANCELLED on What's On East Renfrewshire
Makaton Map Masters - CANCELLED

Makaton Map Masters - CANCELLED

16th October 2020

Learn how to read a basic map and explore the windfarm with your team on this Makaton orienteering course with the Whitelee Rangers!

Find out about Makaton Map Masters - CANCELLED on What's On East Renfrewshire
Wilderland Wildlife Film Festival

Wilderland Wildlife Film Festival

20th October 2020

Wilderland Wildlife Film Festival is back for its second year touring the very best of the world's short wildlife films, catch it at Eastwood Park Theatre on Tuesday 20th October!

Find out about Wilderland Wildlife Film Festival on What's On East Renfrewshire
Wonderful Wreaths - CANCELLED

Wonderful Wreaths - CANCELLED

5th December 2020

Deck your halls with your very own festive creations this winter thanks to the Whitelee Countryside Rangers!

Find out about Wonderful Wreaths - CANCELLED on What's On East Renfrewshire

Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

Scotland’s Precious Seas

Scotland’s Precious Seas

19th August 2020 - 10th January 2021

To celebrate the Year of Coasts and Waters, this small exhibition explores Scotland’s diverse sea life and the many threats facing our marine life.

Find out about Scotland’s Precious Seas on What's On Edinburgh
Autumn Wander - CANCELLED

Autumn Wander - CANCELLED

26th September 2020

Enjoy this ranger led walk taking in interesting corners of Hopetoun this autumn and enjoy the views over the forth and the seasonal changes of the historic landscape of Hopetoun House!

Find out about Autumn Wander - CANCELLED on What's On Edinburgh
Ranger-led Grounds Walk

Ranger-led Grounds Walk

26th September 2020

This ranger led walk will lead you through the nature and history of Hopetoun's designed landscape.

Find out about Ranger-led Grounds Walk on What's On Edinburgh
Fascinating Fungi - CANCELLED

Fascinating Fungi - CANCELLED

27th September 2020

With internationally important fungi lawns, and woodlands bursting with mushrooms of all shapes and sizes, you will be guided on a gentle walk to explore the fascinating world of fungi.

Find out about Fascinating Fungi - CANCELLED on What's On Edinburgh
Tree-mendous Walk in the Grounds of Hopetoun House

Tree-mendous Walk in the Grounds of Hopetoun House

Selected dates between 11th October 2020 - 25th October 2020

This exclusive 2 hour Ranger-led walk will guide you through the nature and history of some of the specimen trees found throughout Hopetoun’s designed landscape.

Find out about Tree-mendous Walk in the Grounds of Hopetoun House on What's On Edinburgh
Creepy Crawly Bug Hunt

Creepy Crawly Bug Hunt

3rd May 2021

Hunt the grounds of Lauriston for creepy crawlies in their natural habitat, then make a giant version of your favourite bug at Lauriston Castle!

Find out about Creepy Crawly Bug Hunt on What's On Edinburgh
Royal Highland Show 2021

Royal Highland Show 2021

17th June 2021 - 20th June 2021

One of Scotland's most iconic events 'The Royal Highland Show' returns to the Royal Highland Centre from 17th June!

Find out about Royal Highland Show 2021 on What's On Edinburgh

Events in Fife

Evening Zoo

Evening Zoo

4th August 2020 - 19th September 2020

See Fife Zoo as you’ve never seen it before on Friday and Saturday evenings throughout August!

Find out about Evening Zoo on What's On Fife
Blooming Marvellous

Blooming Marvellous

12th September 2020 - 14th February 2021

Everything in the garden’s lovely as we explore the wonderful world of wildlife and plants through our colourful and entertaining family-friendly exhibition!

Find out about Blooming Marvellous on What's On Fife

Events in Glasgow

Castlemilk Park Volunteer Group

Castlemilk Park Volunteer Group

Selected dates between 4th September 2020 - 30th October 2020

The Castlemilk Park Volunteer Group meet on Thursdays and Fridays to carry out practical work in the park and keep it looking beautiful!

Find out about Castlemilk Park Volunteer Group on What's On Glasgow
Doors Open Days Glasgow

Doors Open Days Glasgow

14th September 2020 - 20th September 2020

Scotland's annual Doors Open Days festival is going digital, giving you online access to lots of fascinating buildings across Glasgow! This year's event will be held between the 14th & 20th September!

Find out about Doors Open Days Glasgow on What's On Glasgow
Wildlife and Photo Walks and Talks For All

Wildlife and Photo Walks and Talks For All

Selected dates between 14th September 2020 - 9th November 2020

Join the team at Castlemilk Park Project on the second Monday of each month for their online wildlife and photography sessions!

Find out about Wildlife and Photo Walks and Talks For All on What's On Glasgow
Plant to Perfume - Natural Perfume & Aromatherapy Workshop

Plant to Perfume - Natural Perfume & Aromatherapy Workshop

5th October 2020

Make your own unique & completely natural, organic perfume, with the finest quality essential oils at Essential Oils & You's Plant to Perfume - Natural Perfume & Aromatherapy Workshop!

Blue Prints: Workshop in Printing with Botanical or Blue

Blue Prints: Workshop in Printing with Botanical or Blue

5th November 2020

Blue Prints is a four week workshop in creating prints with blue techniques using Botanical elements: Indigo, Cyanotype, Logwood and Eco Printing.

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Wallace Nature Club by Under The Trees

Wallace Nature Club by Under The Trees

Selected dates between 16th August 2020 - 20th September 2020

The Wallace Nature Club is run by local charity 'Under The Trees' and gives your child the opportunity for lots of outdoor fun as they learn about the natural environment on The Abbey Craig!

Find out about Wallace Nature Club by Under The Trees on What's On Stirling

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Popular Events

Pumpkin Festival at M&D’s
The annual Pumpkin Festival at M&D’s is a fantastic experience for the whole family featuring Pumpkin picking, Halloween themed games, spooky storytelling and more!
Strathaven Miniature Railway 2020 Season
Strathaven Miniature Railway reopens for the 2020 season on Saturday 1st August and will run every Saturday until the end of September!
A Magical Christmas Afternoon Tea With Santa
Enjoy a truly magical Christmas themed afternoon tea for adults and children at the 4 Star Alona Hotel on Sunday 13th December!
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!
Strathclyde Country Park Fireworks Display - CANCELLED
Celebrate bonfire night safely with a bang at the annual Strathclyde Country Park Firework Display on Thursday 5th November 2020!

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