ENTERTAINMENT MAIL: days out; GREAT DAYS OUT.
JUL 2-6 Royal Bank Glasgow Jazz Festival, Various venues, 0141 552 3552, prices vary. Jazz greats such as George Benson and Ronald Brunner.
JUL 3-6 Eyemouth Beach Festival, Eyemouth Beach and Harbour, Borders, 018907 50557, Noon-8pm. Family beach activities.
JUL 6 A Massiff Adventure, 12 Kings Court, King Street, Glasgow, 0141 552 2787, 2pm, pounds 20. Multi-cultural music and arts festival.
JUL 12 The Centenary of Flight Airshow, East Fortune Airfield, North Berwick, 0870 272 2580, pounds 10 (pounds 5); family (2 adults, 3 children), pounds 20. Tickets cost more on the day.
JUL 12-13 Floors Castle Festival of the Rose, Floors Castle, Roxburgh Estates Office, Kelso, 01573 223333. 10am-5pm. Free. Talks and tours.
JUL 16-27 Crail Festival, Various venues, Crail, Fife, 01333 451115. Prices vary. Concerts and family fun.
JUL 18-20 The Wicker Man Festival, East Kirkcarswell Farm, Dundrennan, Kirkcudbright, 01738 449430, times and prices vary. Music including Ska and Bad Manners.
JUL 18-21 Bute Live Music & Arts Festival, Various Venues, Isle of Bute, 01700 502151, pounds 35.
HIDDEN GARDENS A visionary new permanent attraction provides a space for quiet reflection in the city. It combines elements of gardens from Persia, Asia and Europe from ancient to modern times. Behind Tramway, 25 Albert Drive, Glasgow, 0845 330 3501. Tue-Sat 10am-8pm; Sun noon-6pm. Free.
GLADSTONE'S LAND See how a wealthy Edinburgh Merchant's family lived in the 17th century in an authentically decorated tenement. 477b Lawnmarket, Edinburgh, 0131 226 5856. Mon-Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 2-5pm, pounds 3.50 (pounds 2.60); family pounds 9.50.
SENSATION Science comes to life with dozens of specially designed exhibits. Find out how humans, animals and plants sense the world through multi- media, interactive exhibits, a technosphere surf zone and science shows. Greenmarket, Dundee, 01382 228800. Daily 10am-5pm (till 6pm from Jul 1) pounds 5.50 (pounds 3.99).
ABERDOUR CASTLE Built by the Douglas family in the 14th century, this delightful castle has a walled garden and dovecote and a historically furnished gallery. Aberdour, Fife, 01383 860519. Daily 9.30am-6.30pm. pounds 2.20 (75p-pounds 1.60).
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|Publication:||Sunday Mail (Glasgow, Scotland)|
|Date:||Jun 29, 2003|
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