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GENERATION ››

This epic programme of events celebrates 25 years of contemporary arts in Scotland - from Orkney to the Scottish Borders

  • The Atholl Highlanders Parade held annually in May at Blair Castle, home of Europe's only legal private army, Blair Atholl
    The Atholl Highlanders Parade held annually in May at Blair Castle, home of Europe's only legal private army, Blair Atholl
  • Bight blue Light shining through trees at night time during the Enchanted Forest in Perthshire.
    Discover a magical nocturnal world of dazzling colour and sound at the Enchanted Forest © Otto Koota
  • A border collie herds a flock of geese at the Scottish Game Fair, Scone Palace
    The Scottish Game Fair, Scone Palace
  • The crowd facing the main stage at T in the Park, Scotland's biggest music festival
    The main stage at T in the Park, Scotland's biggest music festival

Enjoy a wide variety of events in Perthshire covering music, activities, arts and more. From the summer spectacle of the Highland games to the biggest music festival in Scotland and a dazzling life and sound show set in a forest at night, Perthshire boasts a year-round calendar of events that is second to none. There is also a great choice of smaller, community events that are perfect for family day out or a quiet weekend.

Every July thousands of music fans descend upon Balado for T in the Park, Scotland’s largest outdoor music festival. Catch the biggest names in rock and pop at this internationally renowned music event which in recent years has seen an eclectic range of acts from REM to Tom Jones headline. 

A variety of traditional events also take place throughout the region during the summer months, including 14 Highland games. At the Atholl Gathering you can watch the tossing o’ the caber, Highland dancing and bagpipers, all set against the magnificent backdrop of Blair Castle.

Watch traditional country pursuits and sports at the Scottish Game Fair as Scone Palace and see beautiful pedigree horses and their Olympian riders compete at the Blair Castle International Horse Trials. You can enjoy plenty of other exciting equestrian events at Perth Racecourse where horse racing has taken place since 1613.

Don't miss thrilling outdoor activities at the Perthshire Adventure Festival on 13 - 15 June, where you can try out a range of adrenaline-pumping activities, including: kayaking, bungee jumping, rock climbing, biking and there is even the chance to climb a zip wire.

Enjoy the cultural delights of the Pitlochry Winter Words Festival and the Perth Festival of the Arts, and choose from the superb year-round programmes of venues such as the Perth Concert Hall, and Pitlochry Festival Theatre offering theatre, dance, drama, film, comedy and more.

Perthshire Open Studios is an annual nine day event held in September. Over 180 artists, makers and creators will be opening their studios across the region, as part of an event which is a real highlight of Scotland’s art events calendar.

Experience Perthshire’s autumnal woods as you never have before at the Enchanted Forest. Marvel as Faskally Wood is transformed into a nocturnal winter wonderland using otherworldly light and sound effects.

Take a look at the information listings below and find out more about events in Perthshire.

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  1. Cancer Research Christmas Fair

    Type

    Sport & Leisure

    Gradings

    Perth

    Browse through an array of craft stalls.

    Dates

    24 Nov 2014 to 25 Nov 2014
  2. Whisky Kisses

    Type

    Theatre Event

    Gradings

    Pitlochry

    Romantic musical in which a woman sets out to restore the fortunes of a family-owned distillery.

    Dates

    23 May 2014 to 18 Oct 2014
  3. The Admirable Crichton

    Type

    Theatre Event

    Gradings

    Pitlochry

    J M Barrie's classic comedy from 1902 about a redoubtable and unruffled man servant.

    Dates

    12 Jul 2014 to 15 Oct 2014
  4. Ross Noble: Tangentleman

    Type

    Comedy Event

    Gradings

    Perth

    Fast-paced improv from the Newcastle-born stand-up.

    Dates

    4 Oct 2014
  5. Gradings

    Pitlochry

    A sound and lighting experience using the forest as a natural backdrop.

    Dates

    3 Oct 2014 to 26 Oct 2014
  6. Perth Craft Market

    Type

    Sport & Leisure

    Gradings

    Perth

    Craft stalls.

    Dates

    13 Sep 2014
  7. Osprey Walk

    Type

    Sport & Leisure

    Gradings

    Kinross

    Come and seek out Ospreys fishing the rich waters of Loch Leven.

    Dates

    14 Aug 2014
  8. Kinrick

    Type

    Music Event

    Gradings

    Glenfarg

    Folk group.

    Dates

    4 Aug 2014
  9. Gradings

    Perth

    Singing and dancing.

    Dates

    9 Aug 2014
  10. Gradings

    Kinross

    Film festival in the stunning grounds of Tullibole Castle.

    Dates

    29 Aug 2014 to 31 Aug 2014
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