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What's On in West Lothian

We offer visitors a whole host of events & activities to enjoy!

A huge variety of events take place within West Lothian throughout the year. Visitors can enjoy Music Festivals, Spectacular Jousting, Folk Festivals, Gala Day processions through to Magical Christmas Fairs.

Livingston’s Howden Park Centre offers an excellent range of theatre and music and is host to arts and crafts exhibitions, and dance performances. Linlithgow Burgh Halls hosts all year round art exhibits. For those wishing to catch the latest blockbuster movie, you can check out the latest films at Livingston’s Vue Cinema or Bathgate Cinema.

If you have an event we've not listed, let us know! Visit our Contact form to send us some details.

 

 If you are thinking about filming or holding an event in West Lothian, please contact amanda.lamb@westlothian.gov.uk or click here for more information.

 

 

Highlights

  • Scotch Hop Scotch Hop at Linlithgow Palace 2018
    Linlithgow
    Wednesday evenings 11 July - 8 August

    Scotch Hop offers an evening of Scottish dancing for all the family!

  • Party At The Palace Party at The Palace 2018
    Linlithgow
    Sat 11 Aug, Sun 12 Aug 2018

    Head to Linlithgow on the 11th and 12th of August 2018 and enjoy Scotland's most spectacular two-day music event overlooking the magnificent Linlithgow Palace!

  • 10 Year Jupiter Artland Logo Romanti-Crash!

    Sat 28 Jul - Sun 29 Jul 2018

    A sleepover programme of experimental art and music at Jupiter Artland (near Edinburgh).

  • Bush Craft Bush Craft

    Fri 03 Aug 2018

    Spend some time in the woods and learn how to safely make fire at Hopetoun House, South Queensferry.

  • Teens in the kitchen TEENS IN THE KITCHEN 12 YEARS+
    Livingston
    Sun 30 Sep 2018

    Bring your teens along and let us teach them a new skill for life whilst they have great fun.

  • Den Building Den Building Adventures
    Livingston
    Sat 30 Jun - Mon 20 Aug 2018

    Join the tribe for daring daily adventures exploring some of the wildest and most remote corners of the Almond Valley site.

  • Scotch Hop Scotch Hop at Linlithgow Palace 2018
    Linlithgow
    Wednesday evenings 11 July - 8 August

    Scotch Hop offers an evening of Scottish dancing for all the family!

  • Party At The Palace Party at The Palace 2018
    Linlithgow
    Sat 11 Aug, Sun 12 Aug 2018

    Head to Linlithgow on the 11th and 12th of August 2018 and enjoy Scotland's most spectacular two-day music event overlooking the magnificent Linlithgow Palace!

  • 10 Year Jupiter Artland Logo Romanti-Crash!

    Sat 28 Jul - Sun 29 Jul 2018

    A sleepover programme of experimental art and music at Jupiter Artland (near Edinburgh).

  • Bush Craft Bush Craft

    Fri 03 Aug 2018

    Spend some time in the woods and learn how to safely make fire at Hopetoun House, South Queensferry.

  • Teens in the kitchen TEENS IN THE KITCHEN 12 YEARS+
    Livingston
    Sun 30 Sep 2018

    Bring your teens along and let us teach them a new skill for life whilst they have great fun.

  • Den Building Den Building Adventures
    Livingston
    Sat 30 Jun - Mon 20 Aug 2018

    Join the tribe for daring daily adventures exploring some of the wildest and most remote corners of the Almond Valley site.

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    • Den Building
      Den Building Adventures
      Livingston
      Sat 30 Jun - Mon 20 Aug 2018

      Join the tribe for daring daily adventures exploring some of the wildest and most remote corners of the Almond Valley site.

    • Gooey Events Limited
      Gooey Events Limited
      Livingston
      Sun 01 Jul - Sat 01 Jul 2028

      We offer many types of events & parties to keep the kids amused, as well as additional events for hen parties, corporate & team building, and schools visits.

    • Scotch Hop
      Scotch Hop at Linlithgow Palace 2018
      Linlithgow
      Wednesday evenings 11 July - 8 August

      Scotch Hop offers an evening of Scottish dancing for all the family!

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      Pampered Chocolate Workshops and Parties
      Livingston
      15 July & 30 September 2018

      A fun filled workshop at Gooey Events!

    • Hopetoun House
      Pond Dipping
      South Queensferry
      Fri 27 Jul 2018

      Bring the kids and find out what lurks beneath the surface of the Hopetoun Round Pond.

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      Family Friendly Badger Watch
      Linlithgow
      Fri 27 Jul 2018

      Spend some time outdoors in West Lothian with the West Lothian Rangers Service Events Programme for 2018.

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      DAY OUT WITH THOMAS
      West Lothian
      Sat 28 Jul, Sun 29 Jul, Sat 08 Sep, Sun 09 Sep 2018

      Engines with friendly faces, children's entertainment, competitions, face painting, fairground attractions.

    • Bush Craft
      Bush Craft
      Fri 03 Aug 2018

      Spend some time in the woods and learn how to safely make fire at Hopetoun House, South Queensferry.

    • August Poster

      Grado faces Reckless Intent Heavyweight Champion DCT in the evenings main event.

    • Party At The Palace
      Party at The Palace 2018
      Linlithgow
      Sat 11 Aug, Sun 12 Aug 2018

      Head to Linlithgow on the 11th and 12th of August 2018 and enjoy Scotland's most spectacular two-day music event overlooking the magnificent Linlithgow Palace!

    • Canal Fun Day
      Canal Fun Day 19 August 2018
      Linlithgow
      19th August 2018

      A fun filled family-friendly day out with a number of activities and attractions to keep everyone amused.

    • Fiddlers on the Outdoor Stage
      Linlithgow Folk Festival 2018
      Linlithgow
      5- 9 September 2018

      This year's Folk Festival is packed full of fantastic music in the picturesque setting on historic Linlithgow!

    • Cake Decorating
      KIDS CAKE DECORATING CLASS 5+
      Livingston
      Fri 21 Sep 2018

      Bring the kids along to our fun packed cupcake decorating class at The Larder.

    • Teens in the kitchen
      TEENS IN THE KITCHEN 12 YEARS+
      Livingston
      Sun 30 Sep 2018

      Bring your teens along and let us teach them a new skill for life whilst they have great fun.

    • Halloween Pumpkins
      Spooky Happenings
      Livingston
      Sat 06 Oct - Wed 31 Oct 2018

      As the nights get darker, mysterious creatures emerge from the dark corners of the old farm.

    • Halloween Fright Night
      Friday Fright Night
      Livingston
      Fri 26 Oct 2018

      A little extra horror once the sun goes down, with a scary surprise around every corner, ghost trains to nowhere, and trailer rides circuiting the graveyard.

    • Halloween Fright Night
      Spooky Saturday
      Livingston
      Sat 27 Oct 2018

      A little extra horror once the sun goes down, with a scary surprise around every corner, ghost trains to nowhere, and trailer rides circuiting the graveyard.

    • Halloween
      Halloween Pumpkin Carving
      Linlithgow
      Sun 28 Oct 2018

      We're getting into the Halloween spirit this October!

    • Fungi Day Foray
      Fabulous Fungi
      South Queensferry
      Sun 28 Oct 2018

      We hope to explore the fruiting fungi at Hopetoun.

    • Hopetoun Christmas Shopping Fair- Bottles
      Hopetoun’s Christmas Shopping Fair 2018
      South Queensferry
      Fri 30 Nov - Sun 02 Dec 2018

      Shop until your heart is content at our annual Christmas Shopping Fair.

    • Santa
      Santa’s Farmyard Cottage
      Livingston
      8th, 9th, and daily from 14th - 24th December

      Once again, it's the time of the year when dear old Santa Claus visits Almond Valley and settles into his comfortable farmyard cottage within a chilly midwinter forest.

    • Christmas
      Santa Breakfasts
      Livingston
      Fri 14 Dec, Mon 17 Dec, Fri 21 Dec 2018

      Enjoy a tasty breakfast before visiting jolly old Santa in his magic cottage.

    • Christmas
      Christmas Afternoon Teas
      Livingston
      Fri 14 Dec, Mon 17 Dec, Fri 21 Dec 2018

      Enjoy a smart sophisticated seasonal afternoon tea, with cakes, sandwiches and many dainty festive nibbles.

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      Santa Suppers
      Livingston
      Fri 14 Dec, Fri 21 Dec 2018

      A warming and yummy evening supper, served at your tables by the kitchen elves.