Perth and Kinross Events

The city hosts a wide variety of events across the year – we look forward to welcoming you to Perth!

Dec
13
Thu
2018
Strathearn Community Campus: An Evening of Film – Alone in Berlin @ Strathearn Community Campus
Dec 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Strathearn Community Campus: An Evening of Film - Alone in Berlin @ Strathearn Community Campus

After a Nazi German working class couple loses their son in World War II, they decide to retaliate by secretly leafletting handwritten cards in Berlin denouncing their government.

The film will be followed by a discussion with Culture Perth & Kinross Libraries staff comparing the film & book. Tickets are available from Strathearn Community Campus reception.

Strathearn Community Campus: An Evening of Film – Carol @ Strathearn Community Campus
Dec 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Strathearn Community Campus: An Evening of Film - Carol @ Strathearn Community Campus

An aspiring photographer develops an intimate relationship with an older woman in 1950s New York.
The film will be followed by a discussion with Culture Perth & Kinross Libraries staff comparing the film & book. Tickets are available from Strathearn Community Campus reception.

Dec
15
Sat
2018
Clydebuilt Puppets: Red Riding Hood’s Magic Purse @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Dec 15 @ 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Clydebuilt Puppets: Red Riding Hood’s Magic Purse @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery

A classic story told with a difference. Meet an adventurous Red Riding Hood, an independent Granny, and of course the wonderful, Wicked Wolf who is so hungry he could eat almost anything!
The Wolf plans to have ’Grannie for lunch and Little Rosie for Afternoon tea…

Find out how Red Riding Hood’s ‘Magic Purse’ saves the day in this delightful show for ages 3+ years and family audiences.
Rod-glove puppets and shadow theatre combined with original music and sounds bring this fabulous story to life.

(45 mins)

African Children’s Choir @ Perth Baptist Church
Dec 15 @ 7:00 pm
African Children's Choir @ Perth Baptist Church | Scotland | United Kingdom

(All proceeds to African Children’s Choir charity)

The children melt the hearts of audiences with their charming smiles, beautiful voices and lively African songs and dances. Today more than 50 schools are supported by the choir. These are children who could have lost all hope, but have overcome their circumstances and now are making a positive impact on society. The children are radiant with hope, musically gifted and wonderfully entertaining.

‘A Winter’s Night’ Chansons Christmas Concert @ St. Ninians Cathedral
Dec 15 @ 7:30 pm
'A Winter's Night' Chansons Christmas Concert @ St. Ninians Cathedral | Scotland | United Kingdom

Chansons with brass ensemble

St. Ninians Cathedral, Perth

Saturday 15 December 2018 at 7.30pm

Programme includes:

John Rutter ‘Gloria’ | Cecilia McDowall ‘A Winter’s Night | Music for choir and brass; Gabrieli | Sweelinck

Refreshments are included and will be served after the concert.

Tickets £15 (£5 students/under 26s) are available by visiting www.chansons.co.uk or calling 01259 742346.

Dec
21
Fri
2018
Ad Lib Theatre Presents: Cinderella @ North Inch Community Campus
Dec 21 @ 7:00 pm
Ad Lib Theatre Presents: Cinderella @ North Inch Community Campus | Scotland | United Kingdom

Cinderella lives a life of drudgery, bullied by her horrible Ugly sisters and wicked step-mother. Her muddled and confused father, Baron Hardup is powerless to intervene (he’s more scared of them than she is!) and her only comfort is her pal Buttons!

Prince Charming is holding a ball to meet his bride to be. Can this be the chance that Cinders has been waiting for? Perhaps…. with the help of her slightly scatty Fairy Godmother she shall go to the ball!

Get your tickets to the ball for this traditional, family pantomime!

Dec
22
Sat
2018
Ad Lib Theatre Presents: Cinderella @ North Inch Community Campus
Dec 22 @ 1:30 pm
Ad Lib Theatre Presents: Cinderella @ North Inch Community Campus | Scotland | United Kingdom

Cinderella lives a life of drudgery, bullied by her horrible Ugly sisters and wicked step-mother. Her muddled and confused father, Baron Hardup is powerless to intervene (he’s more scared of them than she is!) and her only comfort is her pal Buttons!

Prince Charming is holding a ball to meet his bride to be. Can this be the chance that Cinders has been waiting for? Perhaps…. with the help of her slightly scatty Fairy Godmother she shall go to the ball!

Get your tickets to the ball for this traditional, family pantomime!

Ad Lib Theatre Presents: Cinderella @ North Inch Community Campus
Dec 22 @ 7:00 pm
Ad Lib Theatre Presents: Cinderella @ North Inch Community Campus | Scotland | United Kingdom

Cinderella lives a life of drudgery, bullied by her horrible Ugly sisters and wicked step-mother. Her muddled and confused father, Baron Hardup is powerless to intervene (he’s more scared of them than she is!) and her only comfort is her pal Buttons!

Prince Charming is holding a ball to meet his bride to be. Can this be the chance that Cinders has been waiting for? Perhaps…. with the help of her slightly scatty Fairy Godmother she shall go to the ball!

Get your tickets to the ball for this traditional, family pantomime!

Dec
23
Sun
2018
Ad Lib Theatre Presents: Cinderella @ North Inch Community Campus
Dec 23 @ 1:30 pm
Ad Lib Theatre Presents: Cinderella @ North Inch Community Campus | Scotland | United Kingdom

Cinderella lives a life of drudgery, bullied by her horrible Ugly sisters and wicked step-mother. Her muddled and confused father, Baron Hardup is powerless to intervene (he’s more scared of them than she is!) and her only comfort is her pal Buttons!

Prince Charming is holding a ball to meet his bride to be. Can this be the chance that Cinders has been waiting for? Perhaps…. with the help of her slightly scatty Fairy Godmother she shall go to the ball!

Get your tickets to the ball for this traditional, family pantomime!

Jan
1
Tue
2019
Pitlochry New Year Street Party
Jan 1 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Enjoy a real community New Year party in the beautiful Highland Perthshire town of Pitlochry. Join in the fun with the pipe band, ceilidh dancing in the street, children’s entertainment, food and mulled wine. Entry to the party is free, with funds raised from donations for the food and drink, and raffle ticket sales.