Entertainment

Top Choice Theatre in South Edinburgh

Summerhall

Formerly Edinburgh University's veterinary school, the Summerhall complex is a major cultural centre and entertainment venue, with old halls and lecture theatres (including an original anatomy lecture theatre) now s…
Top Choice Theatre in Pitlochry

Pitlochry Festival Theatre

Founded in 1951 (in a tent!), this famous and much-loved theatre is the focus of Highland Perthshire's cultural life. The summer season, from May to mid-October, stages a different play each night of the week except…
Top Choice Traditional Music in Old Town

Sandy Bell's

This unassuming pub is a stalwart of the traditional music scene (the founder's wife sang with the Corries). There's music almost every evening at 9pm, and from 3pm Saturday and Sunday, plus lots of impromptu sessio…
Top Choice Live Music in Glasgow

King Tut's Wah Wah Hut

One of the city’s premier live-music pub venues, hosting bands every night of the week. A staple of the local scene, and a real Glasgow highlight.
Top Choice Cinema in Glasgow

Glasgow Film Theatre

This much-loved three-screener off Sauchiehall St shows art-house cinema and classics.
Top Choice Theatre in Mull

Comar

Mull's lively arts scene includes a famous theatre group, regular art exhibitions and concerts. This arts organisation puts on exhibitions, plays and concerts in Tobermory's An Tobar and elsewhere. Check its website…
Cinema in West End & Dean Village

Filmhouse

The Filmhouse is the main venue for the annual Edinburgh International Film Festival and screens a full program of art-house, classic, foreign and second-run films, with lots of themes, retrospectives and 70mm scree…
Live Music in Dundee

Reading Rooms

Dundee's hippest venue is an arty, bohemian hang-out in a run-down former library that hosts some of Scotland's best indie club nights. Live gigs have ranged from island singer-songwriter Colin MacIntyre (aka Mull H…
Live Music in Old Town

Caves

A spectacular subterranean club venue set in the ancient stone vaults beneath the South Bridge, the Caves stages a series of one-off club nights and live-music gigs, as well as ceilidh nights during the festival – c…
Live Music in New Town

Jam House

The brainchild of rhythm-and-blues pianist and TV personality Jools Holland, the Jam House is set in a former BBC TV studio and offers a combination of fine dining and live jazz and blues performances. Admission is …