Upcoming tours, festivals and special events
The Duke Street Big Band
Big band, Latin, jazz and soul from the London-based band.
Duke Street Expo
Cafés, churches, charity shops and pubs along the half mile stretch of Dennistoun between Bellgrove and Duke Street train stations open their doors for an all-day cultural expo. There's pop-up performances, DJ sets, concerts, choirs and pub quizzes with with music, food, community and carousing top of the agenda.
The Dukes of Uke
A musical adventure with Biggar's very own ukulele ensemble.
Dulcie May and The Mystery Cats
Female vocalist Dulcie May and her soul fusion band/cats.
Dulwich Choral Society
Choral works and opera excerpts.
Dum Dum Girls
Buzzsaw guitars and girl group harmonies from this Californian band.
Dumbarton Comedy Factory
Monthly laughs from the funny folks at Dumbarton Comedy Factory.
Dumfries Agricultural Show
Agricultural show with livestock, trade shows, food stalls and entertainment.
Dumfries & Galloway Science Festival
Family-oriented science fest from the makers of Glasgow Science Festival, with drop-in displays and exhibitions and loads of science-y fun for everyone.
Dumplin Country presents live music with light refreshments, hot drinks and a licensed bar.
A one-day music and food festival. Lineup still to be announced but the festival will be showcasing female artists in 2018, plus the usual youth music stage, kids entertainment and a teen 'discotent'.
Dunbar Music Festival
The DTMF has a back catalogue filled with some of Scotland's best loved music names, including Phil Cunningham, Aly Bain, Sandy Legget and Ian Davidson. A range of trad music to suit most tastes, with a family concert on Sunday afternoon and workshops for all ages.
Dunbar's SciFest is an exciting, interesting and fun few days of shows, workshops, storytelling and talks.
Dunbartonshire Concert Band
60-piece community wind, brass and percussion band.
Top-flight fiddler in concert.
Duncan Chisholm: KIN
A multi-media meditation on family, landscape and culture by fiddler Duncan Chisholm.
Monthly resident DJ night bringing the beats from every genre that'll make your toes tap and hips swing.
Duncan Lamont Night
Mainstream jazz saxophonist from Greenock plus his pals Esther Bennett and Tina May.
Folk focussing on farming and rural life.
Solo recital by acclaimed Dundee-born cellist.
Duncansby to Skirza
Walk taking in cliff tops and seabird colonies. Wear stout boots, waterproofs, and bring a packed lunch.
Dundee Afternoon Lecture
A series of talks in the topic of Geography and nature.
Dundee and District Philatelic Society
Regular meetings of the local stamp enthusiasts. New members and visitors always welcome. Annual membership is £10 (under 18s free.)
Dundee Arts Cafe
Regular talks from a variety of different speakers followed by a chance to ask questions and discuss the topic. Everyone welcome.
The Dundee Blues Bonanza
A host of local and international blues artists play, and watching is completely free of charge.
Dundee Choral Union
Sacred and secular works from the city choir.
Dundee Doors Open Day
A series of events giving free access to some of Scotland's most historic and extraordinary places, many of which are not usually open to the public. Venues include Dundee Rep, Blackness Road Community Fire Station, D'Arcy Thompson Zoology Museum, Dundee City Archives and Dundee United Football Club Tannadice Stadium.
Dundee Jazz Festival
International jazz names rub shoulders with Dundonian talent in a programme that covers many styles of jazz, including blues, soul, funk, big band and Latin.
Dundee Literary Festival
Launched in 2007, the Dundee Literary Festival is a university-led event celebrating ideas, words and books. Bonar Hall serves as the festival hub, with a pop-up bookshop and Ms Battenberg’s Travelling Tea Room creating a haven for bookworms. The programme covers a mix of literary genres, including crime, autobiography…
Dundonald Music Festival
A folk/rock weekender with a concert each night, plus music workshops and competitions for children.
Annual agricultural show with cattle, sheep, dogs and horses on show.
The Dunedin Consort
Acclaimed ensemble of singers and players specialising in Baroque music under the musical direction of John Butt.
Dunedin International Folk Dance Festival
Held bi-annually, this event brings together dance groups from France, Germany and Italy alongside those from Scotland to participate in an exchange of folk dance styles in a vibrant series of workshops and performances.
Dunedin Wind Band Spring Concert
The Edinburgh-based amateur wind consort turns lungfuls of air into a tuneful selection of old favourites and modern classics.
Dunfermline Bruce Festival
Dunfermline, home to the story of Robert the Bruce as well as the legendary king's grave, hosts a weekend of historical activities and re-enactments with a strong family feel.
Dunfermline Comic Con
Comic book convention with stalls selling original art and collectables, a cosplay competition and panels with visiting comic artists and writers. 'The Dunfermline con was one of the best I've ever attended in the UK. From the enthusiastic volunteers who looked after us so well to the number of parents who brought their…
Dunfermline Folk Club Session Night
Informal folk session. Share a story or a song, play a tune or just kick back and listen to the home grown talent.
Dunfermline Folk Weekend
Opening with a family ceilidh on the Friday evening, the weekend proceeds with a selection of workshops, sessions, open stage, family events and concerts, run by a folk club that's been in existence now for over 50 years.
Dunfermline Fresh Air Festival
Family event for all ages featuring a fete, sports activities, stalls, classic cars, live music and much more.
Dunfermline Live showcases the best in Scottish music (and guests) with performances across some of town's best music venues. 2014's line-up includes Embrace, King Creosote, Eugene McGuinness, Hector Bizerk, Dexters, AMWF, The Merrylees, Vigo Thieves, Scary People, Neon Waltz, Modern Faces and The Moon Kids.
Dunkeld & District Strathspey & Reel Society
Formed in 1932 to promote Scottish Fiddle Music the society boast a vast repertoire of traditional tunes. Proud of their local connection to the heritage of Niel Gow they always include some of his scores in their programme.
Dunoon Film Festival
Boutique weekend festival bringing world cinema, forgotten classics and new work by Scottish directors to the seaside town of Dunoon.
Dunoon Jazz Festival 2022
Small but perfectly-formed jazz festival.
Rock/metal/punk four-piece from Edinburgh.
Dunvant Male Choir
Dunvant Male Choir is one of the oldest continuous serving choirs in Wales, having been formed in 1895.
Dutch duo comprising Bobby Rootveld and Sanna van Elst playing Jewish musical theatre on guitar, woodwind, percussion and voice.
Duo Van Vliet
- Written by: Britten
Duo of Ian Anderson (violin) and Rafal Luc (classical accordion) in recital.
Solo performance from the songwriter and cellist who has played with Birdy, the Imagined Village and Jackie Oates.
Duran Duran tribute act.
Durand Jones & the Indications
14+ Under 16s with an adult