Atholl Highlanders marching at the start of the Atholl Gathering held at Blair Castle
The Atholl Highlanders Parade held annually in May at Blair Castle, home of Europe's only legal private army, Blair Atholl
The Scottish Game Fair, Scone Palace
Perthshire is home to some of the most captivating scenery in the country and boasts a rich cultural legacy which you can experience at a variety of heritage and outdoor events held throughout the year. Enjoy the vibrant spectacle of Highland games, witness traditional country sports and explore the region’s remarkable landscape on foot at a walking festival.
No visit to Perthshire during the summer months is complete without attending at least one of the 14 Highland games that take place at towns and villages across the region. Watch the tossing o’ the caber and the hammer throw while hearing the rousing sound of the bagpipes.