Homecoming Scotland 2014 Events Guide

Throughout Homecoming 2014, enjoy a packed programme of cultural, active, food & drink, ancestral and natural events and festivals which perfectly showcase Scotland’s distinct identity.

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Scottish Diaspora Tapestry

Admire the beautifully intricate tapestry created by Scots in 25 countries over the past two years through an events programme.

Bannockburn Live: A feast of food, music and history

Experience the biggest ever re-enactment of the Battle of Bannockburn at Bannockburn Live.

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Glasgow Commonwealth Games

Witness world-class sports alongside Culture 2014 and Festival 2014 celebrating music, theatre and the arts.

Ryder Cup Opening Concert

Join Scots stars from music, film and culture for a special gala party to kick off the 2014 Ryder Cup

Aboyne Highland Games

From piping to dancing and much more, experience the thrill of this popular traditional event in the north east

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Forth Bridges Festival 2014

The iconic Forth Road Bridge celebrates its 50th anniversary with a week-long programme of events

John Muir Festival

Celebrate the life and work of conservationist John Muir, father of the National Park

Baxters Loch Ness Marathon

Sign up to run one of Scotland’s most picturesque marathon routes or cheer on the runners from the sidelines

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Whisky Month

Our national drink deserves more than just one event – sample an entire month full of our water of life.

Highland Homecoming

From the traditional to the cutting-edge: enjoy this two month long celebration of Highland culture.

Edinburgh Festivals

Join the world’s largest celebration of the arts as Edinburgh hosts thousands of performances throughout the city.