Upcoming tours, festivals and special events

The Stone Roses

The iconic Mancunians, lead by singer Ian Brown, do their indie-rock thing.

Stone Soup

Live music and poetry from davesnewbike and friends.

Stone Thieves

Stone Thieves present their bluesy rock'n'roll.


Tribute tot he classic rock of The Rolling Stones.

Stonehaven Fireballs Ceremony

Welcome in the new year with friends and family watching as a troupe of revellers parade up the High Street swinging balls of fire around their heads which create patterns in the air and light up the dark skies: and for which the finale is looping the fireballs into the Harbour. This is followed by a powerful firework…

Stones In His Pockets

  • Directed by: Ian McElhinney
  • Written by: Marie Jones

Two actors take on 15 characters in this comedy, which examines what happens when a Hollywood movie shoot lands in the middle of a quiet Irish community.

Stories of The Fort

Discover some of the history of Fort William on this circular walk which takes in The Old Fort, Old Inverlochy Castle and Tomnahara graveyard.

A Storm of Light

Post-rock doom metal band from New York on their Nations to Flames tour.

Storm The Palace

Indie folk outfit hailing from Scotland via London, who also blend 60s vibes and 90s guitar bands into their sound.


Northants rockers STORMBRINGER formed in the summer of 2011, when founding members Jon Quantrill, Dom Wallace, Ash Smith and Darren McCullagh got together to write and create what would become the bands 2013 debut album ‘MMXIII’, recorded with vocalist Mike Stockley. A mix of classic rock and heavy metal with a…


Noise quartet from London.

Stormy Weather Shanty Choir

Norwegian folk rock shanty choir from the island of Stord.

Story Books

Indie-ish post-rock from the BBC 6 Music-lauded Story Books.

Story Café

Lunch and some stories – a winning combination.

Story Space

Exciting storytelling for children aged 3–6, with opportunities to join in with singing and dancing for tots and parents/carers alike.

Story Train

Hop aboard the Story Train for some a magical, wordy journey.

The Storytelling Cafe

A quarterly event, featuring stories, songs, tales and tunes from local talent.


Fun and interactive storytelling sessions for little ones. Read along with our resident storyteller, stickers and prizes for all.


Storytelling events from inspiring speakers but, more importantly, twice-cooked pork belly with radish, tomato and pomegranate fattoush. Book now!

Storytime and Activities

Storytime and activities with a different theme each time.

Stourbridge Comedy Festival

A comedy festival taking in the best of local and national comedians.

Stowed Out Festival

This festival features an eclectic mix of local and established musical acts, craft stalls and storytellers on the banks of the Gala Water.

Straight Arrows

Distorted, reverb heavy garage punk.

Straight No Chaser

Smooth but ultra-sharp a cappella male choir from Indiana.

Straight Outta Compton Tour

Featuring DJ Yella and Lil Eazy E.

Straight Up All Hip Hop

A night of back to back hip hop.

Strange Attractor

An eclectic evening of experimental classical sounds.

The Strange Doors

The group pays tribute to the psych and blues-rockers.

Strange Paradise

David Barbarossa spins 'drunk disco', exotic funk and post-punk.

Stranger Than Fiction

Friendly, monthly Edinburgh writers' group for those interested in writing non-fiction. Most months there's discussion of a chapter or two of something a member has written, but it's always a social occasion with plenty of opportunity for literary chat.


A regular tribute night for The Smiths and Morrissey, with a proud fan club atmosphere and aesthetic, uninhibited dancing and more daffs/gladioli than you can shake a stick at. All proceeds raised go to charity.

Stranraer RNLI Park Fest

Stranraer Inshore Lifeboats adopt their land legs for a fundraising music festival featuring a range of local and familiar artists as well as craft stalls, fun fair rides and The Marine Lake with its pirate ship. Previous headliners include S Club, Dodgy, Toplaoder and Ben Haenow.

'Stratagem' with Alan Partridge Live!

A live stage show starring the award-winning Steve Coogan as Alan Partridge.

Strathaven Balloon Festival

An international hot air ballooning extravaganza, combining the stunning sight of hot air balloons launching and flying. Plus there's a fun fair, stalls, classic vehicles and other evening events.

Strathclyde parkrun

An informal weekly 5k run in Strathclyde Country Park. Everyone is welcome, no matter how fast or slow (you're welcome to walk the route, bring your dog or push a buggy), so you can use it as a one-off fitness test, a chance to get some fresh air or come every week to try to beat your personal best time. It's friendly and…

Strathclyde University Jazz Orchestra

Student-led and directed musical ensemble playing jazz faves and contemporary pieces.

Strathclyde University Symphony Orchestra

Strathclyde University's Symphony Orchestra has, against all the odds, survived the university's axing of its music program, and offers student musicians the chance to explore the symphonic repertoire.


Folk rock survivors, celebrating their 40th year, who featured Rick Wakeman in their line-up at one time.

The Stray Birds

Laid back Americana from the Pennsylvania trio.


Rising producer STRAY plays hip hop, bass, drum & bass, jungle and footwork.


Del Bromham's hard rock trio.

Stray Kids

Formed in 2017, this South Korean boyband found fame on a reality TV show and have gone on to become a hugely successful K-pop act. In 2019 Stray Kids topped the charts in Korea with Eps Clé 1: Miroh and Clé: Levanter before heading out on the ‘District 9: Unlock’ World Tour.

Street Art Festival

Showcase for urban artists.

StreetFest London

A celebration of Britain's street culture, fusing together live art, dance, fashion, urban sports, music, food and more.


A Streetrave party featuring the classic sound of the old-school house superclub.


Drummerless jazz quartet headed by accordion Karen Street.


Monthly evening of experimental jazz, rock and electronics.

Strictly Come Hospice

Seven weeks of ballroom dancing fun, a la Strictly. Learn new techniques and perform on stage in front of friends and family.

Strictly Musicals

A night of pure entertainment woven around over fifty all time greatest musical theatre songs from over twenty five of the world’s most famous musicals. Featuring a cast and orchestra of over 100, Strictly Musicals is packed with hits from some of the biggest ever West End musicals including Wicked, Matilda, Miss Saigon…

Strictly Smokin’ Big Band

Jazz from the Strictly Smokin' Big Band.