Hand-picked local events, by the Lochend team, based on things we love!
Till 27th May @ 10am-5pm
Calander House, Falkirk
Fe Iron The Falkirk Story
Look at the iron founding history of the area and its impact on the wider world. It will look at the links and connections across the area, demonstrating how the foundries impacted the local economy and communities and brought iron from Falkirk to the World. It is a tale of innovation, design, beauty, empire, war, prosperity and decline, and offers a fascinating insight into the role of Falkirk in the wider story of man and metal.
26/27th May @ 10am-5:30pm
Blairdrummond Safari Park
Take the Family along to the brilliant Safari park for some Super Hero fun! Keep an eye out for some special guests and learn about the Heres of the animal world!
Included in price of standard admission
7-27th May @ Various times
Now in its 12th year, the Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival (SMHAF) is one of Scotland’s most diverse cultural events, covering everything from music, film and visual art to theatre, dance, and literature. Its a great opportunity to take some self love time and enjoy the work of other and think about the connection between our mental wellbeing and art.
Prices will Vary
19th May @ 10am-4pm
Learn in a hands on way about the Jacobites battle for their land. Learn how to fire a musket, get dressed up, get creative and make your own battle weapons and armer.
£5 per child and adults go free!
6th May @ 7:30am-12pm
The Helix, Falkirk
A lovely family friendly, traffic free, 7 and a half mile loop round the Kelpies with refreshments and a lovely family vibe for all ages!
Adult-£8 Child-£5 Family-£20