Menu

What's On

  • 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!

  • FREE Camera Exhibition Livingston Camera Club: Through the Lens
    West Lothian
    Fri 01 Jun - Sun 04 Nov 2018

    This exhibition highlights the varied styles of Livingston Camera Club whose members are frequently inspired by nature, people, urban activity and the abstract.

  • 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 Chocolate and Crafting Workshops
    Livingston
    Sat 01 Sep, Sat 01 Sep 2018

    A selection of tasty chocolate based workshops where gifts are produced to take home!

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

    A fun filled workshop at Gooey Events!

  • no image DAY OUT WITH THOMAS
    West Lothian
    Sat 08 Sep, Sun 09 Sep 2018

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

  • FREE Almond Valley Kids Go Free With Furry Friend

    Fri 17 Aug 2018

    To celebrate the end of summer, for one day only all soft toys who visit Almond Valley will be given a special ticket to enable their young owners to accompany them free of charge

  • folk18 Folk 'N Ale Festival 17 - 18 August 2018
    Torphichen
    Fri 17 Aug - Sat 18 Aug 2018

    The Torphichen Inn Presents the Torphichen Folk 'N Ale Festival 18'!

  • Nick Cope Nick Cope Family Concert

    Sat 18 Aug 2018

    Well known family singer/songwriter is coming to Linlithgow.

  • FREE 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.

  • Front Gallery Tour
    Linlithgow
    Thu 23 Aug 2018

    Join us for a group tour of the current exhibition from Jo Ganter. Led by Visual Arts Officer Camille Archer.

  • Go Bats Go Bats!
    Linlithgow
    Fri 24 Aug 2018

    An informative talk in a beautiful location!

  • no image Bat Walk

    Fri 24 Aug 2018

    An after dark walk looking and listening for Bats and other creatures of the night.

  • FREE Linlithgow Classic Car Day Linlithgow Classic Car Day August 2018
    Linlithgow
    26 August 2018

    Don’t miss this fun day out for classic car enthusiasts; from pre-war vintage to modern day super cars and motorbikes…

  • no image Creatures of the Night

    Fri 31 Aug 2018

    An evening walk looking for signs of nocturnal creatures .

  • On Location Blackness On Location: Blackness
    Linlithgow
    Sat 01 Sep - Sun 02 Sep 2018

    On the banks of the Forth, Blackness has proven to be a popular spot throughout history and even in recent times as a filming location; including the popular TV series Outlander.

  • 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.

  • Budapest Cafe The Budpaest Cafe Orchestra

    Sat 22 Sep 2018

    The highly entertaining Budapest Café Orchestra is a group of professional musicians who present themselves as an Eastern European street band.

  • Grounds Walk 2017 Rotary Charity Classic/ Vintage Car Show
    South Queensferry
    Sun 23 Sep 2018

    Rotary and Hopetoun House are pleased to announce the regeneration of the popular Car Show returning to the Historic and imposing Hopetoun House.

  • Linlithgow in Autumn Autumn Wander
    South Queensferry
    Wed 26 Sep 2018

    Join in with West Lothian walking week and enjoy this ranger led walk taking in interesting corners of Hopetoun.

  • no image Hannah Rarity

    Sun 30 Sep 2018

  • 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.

  • Christine Poster Linlithgow Twinning Association Presents Christine Bovill
    Linlithgow
    Sat 13 Oct 2018

    Linlithgow Town Twinning Association are celebrating their 30th annual exchange.

  • kids in kitchen Kids in the Kitchen 9+
    Livingston
    Wed 17 Oct 2018

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

  • Yo Yu Kosuge

    Sat 20 Oct 2018

    With her superlative technique, sensitivity of touch and profound understanding of the music she plays, Yu has become one of the world’s most noted young pianists.

  • 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.

  • no image Wine Tasting
    Linlithgow
    Fri 09 Nov 2018

    Taste and learn about wine in a relaxed and sociable environment perfect for the beginner and the wine enthusiast alike.

  • 2018FamilyConcert Family Concert – ‘Revolting Rhymes’
    Linlithgow
    Sat 17 Nov 2018

    Featuring Roald Dahl’s “Revolting Rhymes”, this is an event for all ages.

  • WIND QUINTET AND PIANO The Magnard Ensemble – Wind Quintent and Piano

    Sat 17 Nov 2018

    The concert features music available for the slightly unusual line-up of a wind quintet with piano.

  • 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.

  • THE RUISI STRING QUARTET The Ruisi String Quartet
    Linlithgow
    Sat 08 Dec 2018

    Winners of the Royal Philharmonic Society award for Young British String Players, the Ruisi Quartet.

  • Wreath Making Wreath Making
    South Queensferry
    Sun 09 Dec 2018

    Get hands on at Hopetoun and create your own beautiful wreath completely from scratch.

  • Jack and the beanstalk Jack and the Beanstalk

    Various dates throughout December - see website for details

    Join us once again at Howden Park Centre, for another super-dooper-party-pooper panto this Christmas 2018.

  • 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.

  • Christmas Santa Suppers
    Livingston
    Fri 14 Dec, Fri 21 Dec 2018

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

  • Santa in Linlithgow Christmas Wreath Making
    Linlithgow
    Sun 16 Dec 2018

    Sunday 16 December, 1.30-5.30pm What better way to get in the festive mood than by making your very own Christmas wreath?

  • GESUALDO SIX The Gesualdo Six
    Linlithgow
    Sat 19 Jan 2019

    The GESUALDO SIX is a vocal consort comprised of some of the UK’s finest young consort singers, directed by Owain Park.

  • Adam Walker Adam Walker, Flute & James Baillieu, Piano

    Sat 09 Feb 2019

    Adam Walker is leading a new generation of wind soloists and was described by Classic FM as “one of the top 5 international flautists”.

  • Red Priest Red Priest

    Sat 09 Mar 2019

    Red Priest is the only early music group in the world to have been compared in the press to the Rolling Stones, Jackson Pollock, the Marx Brothers, Spike Jones and the Cirque du Soleil.

  • 2018Piano Concert For Violin And Piano
    Linlithgow
    Sat 06 Apr 2019

    Lana Trotovsek has won admiration for her expressive playing and unique musicality.

  • 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!

  • FREE Camera Exhibition Livingston Camera Club: Through the Lens
    West Lothian
    Fri 01 Jun - Sun 04 Nov 2018

    This exhibition highlights the varied styles of Livingston Camera Club whose members are frequently inspired by nature, people, urban activity and the abstract.

  • 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 Chocolate and Crafting Workshops
    Livingston
    Sat 01 Sep, Sat 01 Sep 2018

    A selection of tasty chocolate based workshops where gifts are produced to take home!

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

    A fun filled workshop at Gooey Events!

  • no image DAY OUT WITH THOMAS
    West Lothian
    Sat 08 Sep, Sun 09 Sep 2018

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

  • FREE Almond Valley Kids Go Free With Furry Friend

    Fri 17 Aug 2018

    To celebrate the end of summer, for one day only all soft toys who visit Almond Valley will be given a special ticket to enable their young owners to accompany them free of charge

  • folk18 Folk 'N Ale Festival 17 - 18 August 2018
    Torphichen
    Fri 17 Aug - Sat 18 Aug 2018

    The Torphichen Inn Presents the Torphichen Folk 'N Ale Festival 18'!

  • Nick Cope Nick Cope Family Concert

    Sat 18 Aug 2018

    Well known family singer/songwriter is coming to Linlithgow.

  • FREE 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.

  • Front Gallery Tour
    Linlithgow
    Thu 23 Aug 2018

    Join us for a group tour of the current exhibition from Jo Ganter. Led by Visual Arts Officer Camille Archer.

  • Go Bats Go Bats!
    Linlithgow
    Fri 24 Aug 2018

    An informative talk in a beautiful location!

  • no image Bat Walk

    Fri 24 Aug 2018

    An after dark walk looking and listening for Bats and other creatures of the night.

  • FREE Linlithgow Classic Car Day Linlithgow Classic Car Day August 2018
    Linlithgow
    26 August 2018

    Don’t miss this fun day out for classic car enthusiasts; from pre-war vintage to modern day super cars and motorbikes…

  • no image Creatures of the Night

    Fri 31 Aug 2018

    An evening walk looking for signs of nocturnal creatures .

  • On Location Blackness On Location: Blackness
    Linlithgow
    Sat 01 Sep - Sun 02 Sep 2018

    On the banks of the Forth, Blackness has proven to be a popular spot throughout history and even in recent times as a filming location; including the popular TV series Outlander.

  • 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.

  • Budapest Cafe The Budpaest Cafe Orchestra

    Sat 22 Sep 2018

    The highly entertaining Budapest Café Orchestra is a group of professional musicians who present themselves as an Eastern European street band.

  • Grounds Walk 2017 Rotary Charity Classic/ Vintage Car Show
    South Queensferry
    Sun 23 Sep 2018

    Rotary and Hopetoun House are pleased to announce the regeneration of the popular Car Show returning to the Historic and imposing Hopetoun House.

  • Linlithgow in Autumn Autumn Wander
    South Queensferry
    Wed 26 Sep 2018

    Join in with West Lothian walking week and enjoy this ranger led walk taking in interesting corners of Hopetoun.

  • no image Hannah Rarity

    Sun 30 Sep 2018

  • 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.

  • Christine Poster Linlithgow Twinning Association Presents Christine Bovill
    Linlithgow
    Sat 13 Oct 2018

    Linlithgow Town Twinning Association are celebrating their 30th annual exchange.

  • kids in kitchen Kids in the Kitchen 9+
    Livingston
    Wed 17 Oct 2018

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

  • Yo Yu Kosuge

    Sat 20 Oct 2018

    With her superlative technique, sensitivity of touch and profound understanding of the music she plays, Yu has become one of the world’s most noted young pianists.

  • 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.

  • no image Wine Tasting
    Linlithgow
    Fri 09 Nov 2018

    Taste and learn about wine in a relaxed and sociable environment perfect for the beginner and the wine enthusiast alike.

  • 2018FamilyConcert Family Concert – ‘Revolting Rhymes’
    Linlithgow
    Sat 17 Nov 2018

    Featuring Roald Dahl’s “Revolting Rhymes”, this is an event for all ages.

  • WIND QUINTET AND PIANO The Magnard Ensemble – Wind Quintent and Piano

    Sat 17 Nov 2018

    The concert features music available for the slightly unusual line-up of a wind quintet with piano.

  • 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.

  • THE RUISI STRING QUARTET The Ruisi String Quartet
    Linlithgow
    Sat 08 Dec 2018

    Winners of the Royal Philharmonic Society award for Young British String Players, the Ruisi Quartet.

  • Wreath Making Wreath Making
    South Queensferry
    Sun 09 Dec 2018

    Get hands on at Hopetoun and create your own beautiful wreath completely from scratch.

  • Jack and the beanstalk Jack and the Beanstalk

    Various dates throughout December - see website for details

    Join us once again at Howden Park Centre, for another super-dooper-party-pooper panto this Christmas 2018.

  • 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.

  • Christmas Santa Suppers
    Livingston
    Fri 14 Dec, Fri 21 Dec 2018

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

  • Santa in Linlithgow Christmas Wreath Making
    Linlithgow
    Sun 16 Dec 2018

    Sunday 16 December, 1.30-5.30pm What better way to get in the festive mood than by making your very own Christmas wreath?

  • GESUALDO SIX The Gesualdo Six
    Linlithgow
    Sat 19 Jan 2019

    The GESUALDO SIX is a vocal consort comprised of some of the UK’s finest young consort singers, directed by Owain Park.

  • Adam Walker Adam Walker, Flute & James Baillieu, Piano

    Sat 09 Feb 2019

    Adam Walker is leading a new generation of wind soloists and was described by Classic FM as “one of the top 5 international flautists”.

  • Red Priest Red Priest

    Sat 09 Mar 2019

    Red Priest is the only early music group in the world to have been compared in the press to the Rolling Stones, Jackson Pollock, the Marx Brothers, Spike Jones and the Cirque du Soleil.

  • 2018Piano Concert For Violin And Piano
    Linlithgow
    Sat 06 Apr 2019

    Lana Trotovsek has won admiration for her expressive playing and unique musicality.

Welcome to West Lothian

Welcome to West Lothian

Come and visit us in West Lothian, Scotland!

West Lothian makes a fantastic visit for many great reasons. With our rich heritage, friendly towns, great shopping and wide open spaces, West Lothian people have plenty to smile about.

Your complete guide to travel, accommodation, places to visit, activities and events. From short breaks to romantic weekends, activity weeks, family holidays and relaxing get-aways.

Great Reasons to Visit

There are loads of great reasons to Visit West Lothian - here's some of them!

  • Jupiter Artland
  • A Walk in Almondell, West Lothian
  • A visit to Linlithgow Palace
  • New Hopetoun Gardens
  • The Linlithgow Canal Centre
  • Welcome to West Lothian
  • The Cupcake Cafe Bar
  • Linlithgow Burgh Halls
  • Hopetoun House Fireworks
  • West Lothian Group Visits

West Lothian Latest

What's happening right now in West Lothian

All Blog Articles