What's on in and around Loch Lomond, Stirling, Glasgow and Edinburgh in the heart of Scotland
Sunday 1st April
Easter Sunday (April Fool's Day - Don't get caught out!)
Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt with the National Trust
Ben Lomond - Rowardennan - 09:45 - 16:30
Bring the whole family together this Easter and treat your loved ones to the magic of our Cadbury Easter Egg Hunts! Get ready for a long weekend of fun and discovery as you spot the first signs of spring and experience nature bursting into life at the special places the National Trust for Scotland looks after. Become a nature detective to follow bunny’s clues and finish your adventure with a delicious chocolatey treat.
Ben Lomond, Ardess Lodge, Rowardennan, by Drymen, G63 0AR
Monday 2nd April
Enjoy the Bank Holiday and visit Loch Lomond for a great day out!
Saturday 7th April
National Tartan Day 2018
2018 marks the 20th anniversary of the annual Tartan Day Parade in New York as part of Scotland Week. Led by a Grand Marshal, the parade will bring together pipers and drummers from all over the world in a celebration of the contribution made to the USA by the Scots.
Saturday 21st April
Sunday 22nd April
The Balfron 10k
The Balfron 10k Race, sponsored by Mulberry Bush Montessori, will take place on Sunday 22nd April.
Starts at 11.00am. For more details, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday 28 April - Sun 29 April
Loch Lomond Comic Con 2018
Lomond Shores Balloch
Browse through a huge variety of comic books, action figures, artwork and hand made crafts on offer from a wide variety of passionate and talented vendors. And there may just be a few iconic characters there too. Fun for all the family. Free event
Sunday 29th April
The KiltWalk, Glasgow - Balloch
The Glasgow event is the biggest Kiltwalk of the year and takes place on Sunday 30th April with three separate walks, The Mighty Stride which is a smidge under twenty six miles, The Big Stroll which is over fourteen miles in length and The Wee Wander which is three laps of Balloch Country Park comprising a total of just over 6 miles.
Scottish Farmers' Markets at Loch Lomond Shores, Balloch
Every Saturday and Sunday
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.
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