Our top pick of events for June
Looking for something to do this June?
We've put together our top pick of events guaranteed to get you out and about.
Remember, when planning an evening out, get the train in.
The Drifters - Usher Hall, Edinburgh
The Drifters are now many lineups away from the original doo-wop group that had hits with 'Under the Boardwalk', 'Up on the Roof' and 'On Broadway', but they're keeping alive the flame of harmony singing under the guardianship of Tina Treadwell, daughter of their original manager.
Date: Thursday 13 June 2019
Closest station: Haymarket
Glasgow Comic Con - Glasgow Royal Concert Hall
Glasgow's annual celebration of comics and sequential art is open to all ages, and among the guests this year are Declan Shalvey, Frank Quitely, Tanya Roberts, Al Ewing and Dan McDaid. There's a kids' zone, and cosplayers can enter the catwalk competition.
Date: Saturday 29 June 2019
Time: 10:00 - 18:30
Closest station: Glasgow Queen Street
Noel Gallagher and High Flying Birds - Bught Park, Inverness
The brains behind Oasis leads his current band in a selection of his more recent songs (including the riff-tastic 'Holy Mountain') and Oasis favourites. All the music and none of the sulking.
Dates: Saturday 8 June 2019
Closest station: Inverness
Hair the Musical - Edinburgh Playhouse
The 1967 musical celebrating love, freedom and peace is on tour after getting rave reviews in the West End, and its message of non-violence and diversity could hardly be more timely. Contains nudity.
Date: Monday 17 - Saturday 22 June 2019
Time: Times vary
Closest station: Edinburgh Waverley
Glasgow Jazz Festival - various venues, Glasgow
The Glasgow Jazz Festival brings together great musicians from all over the world, and this year's lineup features Martin Taylor, Fionna Duncan, Theon Cross, David McAlmont, the James Taylor Quartet, Mulatu Astatke, Sarah-Jane Morris, Raymond Macdonald, Madison McFerrin and more music to get your toes tapping and blood pumping.
Date: Wednesday 19 - Sunday 23 June 2019
Time: Times vary
Closest stations: Glasgow Queen Street / Glasgow Central