Perth and Kinross Events

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

Santa’s Grotto @ Dobbies Garden Centre Perth
Nov 24 – Dec 24 all-day
Santa's Grotto @ Dobbies Garden Centre Perth | Scotland | United Kingdom

Santa’s Grotto is one of our most exciting festive experiences at Dobbies. Bring your little ones along to explore the magical setting, be welcomed by Santa himself and receive a toy of your choice.

Choose a toy suitable for your child’s age, subject to availability while stocks last:

  • Lego
  • Playmobil
  • Bigjigs
  • WOW Toys
  • Dobbie soft toy


  • Gifts are only suitable for the age as stated due to small parts. Please select a toy that is appropriate for your child’s age.
  • Please be aware that there will be multiple children booked within each 15-minute slot – the timings simply allow us to manage the queue for you.
  • Advance booking is recommended as key dates sell out quickly. Book now to avoid disappointment.
  • Where a session is shown as ‘Sold Out’ – we are sorry, there are no more tickets available for that time.



Stately Home Christmas @ Scone Palace
Dec 16 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Stately Home Christmas @ Scone Palace

Visit Scone this Christmas when the Palace exterior is decked with twinkling lights, grand trees and even a glimmering Rudolf! We will be opening our doors on Sunday 16th December from 10.00am – 3.00pmand invite you to see the State Rooms adorned with beautiful decorations, baubles, a magnificent Christmas tree, candles and glimmering lights.

We will be joined by the wonderful musical trio, the McAndrew Sisters who will be singing festive songs and Christmas carols around the Christmas tree.

Our Coffee Shop will be open and serving warming and tempting home-baked treats and you can even do a spot of last minute Christmas shopping in our Food and Gift Shops.

Tickets available online or on arrival. £6.00 per person.