What's On In Perthshire, Perth & Dundee
Blairgowrie Holiday Park is centrally located and is perfect for a relaxing break, or for exploring everything that Central Scotland has to offer. The small town of Blairgowrie has lots to see and do, with a wide range of shops, restaurants, pubs, activities, and events going on throughout the year.
The park is ideally located for visiting the surrounding areas, with the popular cities of Glasgow, Edinburgh & Aberdeen around 1.5 hours away, Dundee & Perth 30 mins and Stirling 1 hour.
The area is especially popular for people looking for a fishing break, skiing trip or golfing holidays, with Salmon fishing on the River Tay, Glenshee Ski Centre & a number of world famous golf courses all close by.
Please check the websites listed before travelling to or booking tickets for any events as dates/times may be subject to change and we're not liable for any changes to events.
Perth Medieval Fayre
Watch and try your hand at a range of skills including hand and wheel spinning, loom weaving and live metal casting from Threads in Time. There will also be medieval music, weapons and armour, traditional crime and punishment demonstrations and much much more!
Perth Highland Games
The Games include traditional Heavyweight events such as throwing weights and hammers and tossing the caber. In addition, there is Highland dancing, foot- and cycle races and the very popular pipe band contest with large numbers of overseas bands often taking part.
The Braemar Gathering
The Braemar Gathering, is always held on the first Saturday in September in The Princess Royal and Duke of Fife Memorial Park in Braemar. The event starts at 9.30 a.m. and usually finishes at about 5.00 p.m.
Blairgowrie Highland Games
The annual Games, a blend of spectacle and fun, take place on the first Sunday after the first Saturday in September in beautiful Perthshire.
Perthshire Open Studios
Across Perth & Kinross
From professional artists and makers opening their workspaces, to art clubs and groups getting together to exhibit, this annual nine day event offers the opportunity to see a huge range of work and meet creators throughout Perthshire and Kinross-Shire.
Wee G&T Festival
Dewars Centre, Perth
The Wee G&T Festival is Provender Brown Deli's annual celebration of all things juniper. 2019 will be the festival's fourth year and, judging by the feedback from previous guests and exhibitors, we seem to have got the formula just about right!
Dundee Flower & Food Festival
A delicious staple in the Dundee calendar, with food and drink tastings, chef demonstrations, live music, and competitions. Guests in 2016 include The Incredible Spicemen, Jean Christophe Novelli and The Beechgrove Garden's Carole Baxter.
The Enchanted Forest
Set amidst the stunning Autumn woodland of Forestry Commission Scotland’s Faskally Wood in Highland Perthshire, The Enchanted Forest is Scotland’s premier sound and light event.
Current winner of UK’s Best Cultural Event, the Scottish Outdoor Leisure Award for Best Outdoor Festival as well as Scotland’s Best Large Event you can be sure of a warm welcome at this woodland wonderland that dazzles and delights.
Spirits of Scone - Halloween
Scone Palace, Perth
There's a frightening chill of Halloween in the air... This October, why not round up your most fearless of friends and make your way to the Spirits of Scone, a fright-fest like no other!
The nights are getting dark, and the grounds will be transformed into a truly terrifying playground for menacing ghouls and horror film freaks. They're lurking in the woods and hiding in the maze; this is where your nightmares come to life!
Perth Chocolate & Gin Street Festival
George Street, Perth
Returning for the 3rd year this is a celebration of all things cocoa washed down with some gin. Meet the artisan makers and producers and learn more about their products whilst enjoying a tipple or two. This is a free outdoor market event and no tickets are required.
The Perth Festive Feast
Treats for the ears and the tastebuds on Sunday 18 November when the Perth Festive Feast returns to the city centre.
More live music and entertainment on the King Edward Street and Horsecross Plaza stages to entertain visitors to the Perth Festive Feast, offering a scrumptious Christmassy spread of cake, soup, chocolate, and gin.
Perth Lantern & Nativity Parade
Join a beautiful lantern-lit procession through Perth City Centre, ending with the unveiling of the Perth Christmas Nativity Scene outside St John’s Kirk. A great way to celebrate your local community this festive season. Daytime workshops are held to create the lanterns all ready for this short parade. The celebration of Christmas continues with carol singing and bell ringing.