One of Scotland’s favourite Winter destinations, Perth City Centre is a popular choice for shopping, eating out and being entertained! Perth Winter Festival calendar of events runs from Hallowe’en in October to Chinese New Year in February and brings with it a seasonal extravaganza of markets, shows, family fun and cultural events.

Join us as we switch on the lights of Scotland’s newest city and celebrate with live music, a chocolate festival and a cultural event for the entire community – Perth Winter Festival has something for everyone!

Think everything from foodie fountains to knitters circles, singing brownies to chart-topping stars. While you’re here, why not stop for a bite of lunch, take part in one of the fantastic markets on offer or book into one of the spectacular Christmas shows, pantos or concerts? 

Saturday 28th October

City of Perth Halloween Parade and Fun Night

Perth’s the place for spooky and kooky Halloween fun. Get in the spirit by dressing up and taking part in a costumed parade through the city centre. Or practise running from ghouls by taking part in the Halloween Howler, a junior race for 6-12 year olds, or take the Halloween Screamer zip wire down the High Street. For grown-ups looking for a bigger fright dare you brave the Castle Horror 666 Zombie Maze?

Caution: While there will be something for all ages, parts of the city will be zoned as unsuitable for children due to the scarier entertainment on offer. Parental discretion is advised.

Time: 5.30 pm – 9.00 pm
Location: Various locations Perth City Centre
Ticket prices: FREE – no booking required

 

Saturday 18th November

Perth’s Christmas Lights Switch on

Sunday 19th November

Perth’s Festive Feast

Saturday 9th December

Perth Santa Run

Saturday 18th & Sunday 19th November

Perth Chocolate and Gin Festival

Sunday 26th November

The Perth St Andrew’s Day Scottish Festival

Saturday 10th February 2018

Perthshire Chinese New Year Celebrations

Saturday 27th January 2018 – Wednesday 14th February 2018

Perth Riverside Light Nights

Experience the beauty of Perth’s riverside walk as the Riverside Light Nights return for 2018. Illuminations and fantastic themed nights, including celebrations of Chinese New Year and Valentine’s Day, transform the Norie-Miller Walk into a magical wonderland in the city centre. There will be food, drink, and lots of other surprises to delight you throughout the Light Nights.

**Programme may be subject to change

What’s On

October

26th – 31st October | Spirits of Scone

Spirits of Scone will offer a thrilling illuminated tour around the Palace grounds, including the graveyard and the Ghoul’s Maze. Some gruesome characters from Scottish history will be brought back to life with spine-tingling stories inspired by local folklore.

Time: Admission times vary
Location: Scone Palace
Ticket prices: Tickets start at £5 – book now at www.scone-palace.co.uk

28th October | City of Perth Halloween Parade and Fun Night

Perth’s the place for spooky and kooky Halloween fun. Get in the spirit by dressing up and taking part in a costumed parade through the city centre. Or practise running from ghouls by taking part in the Halloween Howler, a junior race for 6-12 year olds, or take the Halloween Screamer zip wire down the High Street. For grown-ups looking for a bigger fright dare you brave the Castle Horror 666 Zombie Maze?

Caution: While there will be something for all ages, parts of the city will be zoned as unsuitable for children due to the scarier entertainment on offer. Parental discretion is advised.

Time: 5.30 pm – 9.00 pm
Location: Various locations Perth City Centre
Ticket prices: FREE – no booking required

December

December markets

Saturday 2 December 2017 9.00 am – 2.00 pm. Perth Farmers’ Market.

Saturday 9 December 2017 9.00 am – 2.00pm. Fair City Markets offering a mixture o arts and crafts, gifts, food and drink.

Saturday 16 December 2017 9.00 am – 2.00pm. Perth Farmer’s Market.

2nd December | Perth Christmas Lantern Parade & Nativity Scene

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. Day time workshops are held to create the lanterns all ready for this short parade. The celebration of Christmas continues with carol singing, and bell ringing.

Time: Parade starts 5:00 pm
Location: From St Ninian’s Cathedral to St John’s Kirk through Perth City Centre
Ticket prices: FREE – no booking required. Do bring your own torch/lantern.

9th December | Perth Santa Run 2017

The streets of Perth will be filled with Santa Clauses of all sizes for our annual 5km fun run event. A fantastic sight for supporters, and a great experience for our runners. Your finisher’s medal will even double up as a Christmas tree decoration, and runners who keep their Santa suits on to visit local retailers often benefit from a range of bonus discounts and special offers.

Time: 12 noon start
Location: Various locations in Perth City Centre
Ticket prices: Entry £10 per runner – this includes a Santa suit (adult or child) to run in, finisher’s medal, and goodie bag.

31st December | Comrie Flambeaux Process 

Whilst the origins of this ancient custom are lost in the mists of time, the tradition is maintained by local voluntary effort. Each Hogmanay as midnight is announced by the bells of Big Ben the Flambeaux are lit. The torches, consisting of long thick birch poles with tarred rags tightly bound to the tops, are paraded around the village preceded by the pipe band and followed by an adult fancy dress parade.

Time: Children’s fancy dress parade 6.30 pm; fireworks from 7.15 pm; midnight Flambeaux Parade
Location: Various locations in Comrie, Perthshire
Ticket prices: FREE – no booking required

 

February

27th January – 14th February 2018 | Perth Riverside Light Nights

Experience the beauty of Perth’s riverside walk as the Riverside Light Nights return for 2018. Illuminations and fantastic themed nights, including celebrations of Chinese New Year and Valentine’s Day, transform the Norie-Miller Walk into a magical wonderland in the city centre. There will be food, drink, and lots of other surprises to delight you throughout the Light Nights.

Time: 3:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Location: Norie-Miller Walk, Perth
Ticket prices: FREE – no booking required.

10th February 2018 | Perthshire Chinese New Year Celebrations

Follow the dragons, dancing lions, and lanterns through Perth City Centre to celebrate Chinese New Year with Perth’s Chinese Community. A sight for the eyes, and a feast for the ears with firecrackers galore.

Time: Parade Starts at 5:30 pm
Location: Various locations in Perth City Centre
Ticket prices: FREE – no booking required.

November

3rd November | Coupar Angus Bonfire Night

Time: 6:45 pm
Location: Larghan Park
Ticket prices: FREE – donations welcome. No booking required.

4th November | Perth Farmers’ Market

Time: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

5th November | Perth Strathearn Round Table Bonfire Night

Perth’s annual Bonfire Night returns to the Lesser South Inch, organised once again by volunteers from Perth Strathearn Round Table. Live music will entertain the crowds as they gather for their fireworks, and a funfair will be set up alongside the event.

Time: 7:00 pm bonfire lit / 7:30 pm fireworks start
Location: Lesser South Inch, Perth
Ticket prices: FREE – Donations welcome to support organisers Perth Strathearn Round Table. No booking required.

5th November | Crieff Bonfire Night

Time: TBC
Location: TBC
Ticket prices: FREE – donations welcome. No booking required.

18th November | Perth Christmas Lights Switch On

Get ready for Perth’s biggest ever Christmas party! Big, bright and brimming with stars, Perth’s Christmas lights switch on is this year’s must see festive celebration. There will be something for everyone with live music and entertainment, reindeer, fun-filled streets, the Christmas parade led by Santa, and an array of tasty treats. Join us as Perth prepares to count down to Christmas 2017.

Time: 12 noon – 9:00 pm (Christmas Lights Switch On at 6:15 pm)
Location: Various locations Perth City Centre
Ticket prices: FREE – no booking required

18th & 19th November | Perth Chocolate and Gin Street Fest

The Perth Chocolate & Gin Street Fest is a unique celebration of all things chocolate and gin. Indulge your passion for the cocoa bean with mouth-watering chocolate bars; buttons; sauces; spreads; cakes; truffles; hot chocolate and so much more…Browse the great range of stalls showcasing gins from around the UK with an amazing variety of flavours to choose from. Taste a few, buy a bottle or two – there’s a gin to suit every taste!

Time: As Christmas Lights Switch on & Festive Feast
Location: King Edward Street, Perth
Ticket prices: FREE entry. Charges apply and pre-booking required for workshops.

19th November | Perth’s Festive Feast

Cake, soup, chocolate and gin – what more could anyone want for a festive feast?

The Christmas Lights Switch On fun continues with a celebration of some of the best and most creative of Perthshire food and drink. And, it all takes place against a backdrop of live entertainment from local bands and other performers. The Festive Feast includes:

Perth Chocolate & Gin Street Fest

Continuation of event from Saturday 18 November 2017.

Cake Fest Perth and Kinross

An edible map of Perth and Kinross will be created under the watchful gaze of Head Baker Simon Preston. Cake buildings and landmarks from across Perth and Kinross will be added to the creation throughout Sunday 19 November as the cake map takes place.

Zuppa – Great Perthshire Soup Competition

Let the battle of the soups commence. The second annual Zuppa Soup Competition finale will take place on Sunday 19 November. The best soup recipes using produce from across Perth and Kinross will be put to a public vote. Which soup will come out top?

Time: 12 noon – 5:00 pm
Location: Various locations in Perth City Centre
Ticket prices: FREE – no booking required

19th November | The Handmade Show

The Handmade Show showcases designers and makers from across Scotland and beyond. The perfect place to browse a great range of arts and crafts, and kick start your Christmas shopping in style.

www.handmadeshow.co.uk

Time: 10:30 am – 4:30 pm
Location: Perth Concert Hall
Ticket prices: FREE entry. No booking required

25th November |Perthshire Creates Christmas Design Market

A unique opportunity to buy original contemporary craft and design gifts direct from artists and designers/makers from across Perth and Kinross. Unusual and individual gifts including jewellery, ceramics, art, textiles, photograph, glass, metalwork, and more.

Time: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Location: Civic Hall, Council Buildings, 2 High Street, Perth
Ticket prices: FREE entry. No booking required

26th November |The Perth St Andrew’s Day Scottish Festival

Celebrate Scotland’s national day in the Fair City with the Scotland Street Marketplace. Sample some of the finest food and drink from Scotland’s natural larder, while enjoying live performances from Scotland’s number one bagrockers the Red Hot Chillip Pipers, local duo The Mad Ferret Band, The Rod Stewart Songbook and many more. Hosted by broadcaster Grant Stott.

A unique opportunity to buy original contemporary craft and design gifts direct from artists and designers/makers from across Perth and Kinross. Unusual and individual gifts including jewellery, ceramics, art, textiles, photograph, glass, metalwork, and more.

Time: 12 noon – 5:00 pm
Location: Vaious locations in Perth City Centre
Ticket prices: FREE entry. No booking required

 

 

 

 

January

1st January 2018 | Pitlochry New Year Street Party 

Join in the fun as Pitlochry takes to the streets to celebrate the New Year with an afternoon of dancing, pipe bands, children’s entertainment, and warming treats.

Time: 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Location: Atholl Road, Pitlochry
Ticket prices: FREE – no booking required.

27th January – 14th February 2018 | Perth Riverside Light Nights

Experience the beauty of Perth’s riverside walk as the Riverside Light Nights return for 2018. Illuminations and fantastic themed nights, including celebrations of Chinese New Year and Valentine’s Day, transform the Norie-Miller Walk into a magical wonderland in the city centre. There will be food, drink, and lots of other surprises to delight you throughout the Light Nights.

Time: 3:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Location: Norie-Miller Walk, Perth
Ticket prices: FREE – no booking required.

 

Getting Here

Perth is the most accessible city in Scotland with fantastic road, bus and rail links. Perth is location just 90 minutes from 90% of Scotland’s population.

Getting to Perth by Car

Perth is easily accessible by road from Edinburgh, Glasgow, Dundee, Stirling and Inverness. There’s a wide range of safe and secure, short stay car parks within the city centre.

Getting to Perth by Bus

Perth can be reached by a network of fast and reliable coach services. Travelling around Perth is easy by bus, with many fast and reliable services available, from all over the City.

Getting to Perth by Train

Perth Railway Station is a short walk from the city centre. There are regular services to and from Stirling, Dundee and Pitlochry, with a journey time of around 30 minutes.Direct trains to and from Edinburgh run at approximately two hourly intervals.

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Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 1 all-day
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
To celebrate 150 years of encouraging interest in the environment, nature and culture heritage of Perthshire with Perthshire Society of Natural Science there will be a limited time exhibit at the Perth Museum and Art[...]
Patrick Matthew Festival: Day 3 10:00 am
Patrick Matthew Festival: Day 3 @ Various Venues
Oct 1 @ 10:00 am
Patrick Matthew Festival: Day 3 @ Various Venues
The Carse of Gowrie Sustainability Group has secured funding from the Heritage Lottery to celebrate the remarkable life and legacy of Patrick Matthew  19th Century landowner, farmer, social justice campaigner and fruit grower who discovered[...]
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Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 2 all-day
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
To celebrate 150 years of encouraging interest in the environment, nature and culture heritage of Perthshire with Perthshire Society of Natural Science there will be a limited time exhibit at the Perth Museum and Art[...]
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Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 3 all-day
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
To celebrate 150 years of encouraging interest in the environment, nature and culture heritage of Perthshire with Perthshire Society of Natural Science there will be a limited time exhibit at the Perth Museum and Art[...]
Let’s Dance 6:00 pm
Let’s Dance @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 3 @ 6:00 pm
Let’s Dance @ Perth Concert Hall
Creative dance classes for adults with mental or physical disabilities. Led by expert tutors, these classes will help participants gain confidence and increase their flexibility, musicality and posture in a sociable and supportive environment. Carers[...]
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Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 4 all-day
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
To celebrate 150 years of encouraging interest in the environment, nature and culture heritage of Perthshire with Perthshire Society of Natural Science there will be a limited time exhibit at the Perth Museum and Art[...]
Dame Evelyn Glennie in Conversation 7:30 pm
Dame Evelyn Glennie in Conversation @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 4 @ 7:30 pm
Dame Evelyn Glennie in Conversation @ Perth Concert Hall
To celebrate its 150th anniversary year the Perthshire Society of Natural Science, one of Scotland’s oldest learned societies, has invited Dame Evelyn Glennie to share an evening of conversation and music. She will share the[...]
Dame Evelyn Glennie in Conversation 7:30 pm
Dame Evelyn Glennie in Conversation @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 4 @ 7:30 pm
Dame Evelyn Glennie in Conversation @ Perth Concert Hall
To celebrate its 150th anniversary year the Perthshire Society of Natural Science, one of Scotland’s oldest learned societies, has invited Dame Evelyn Glennie to share an evening of conversation and music. She will share the[...]
Horsecross Voices 7:30 pm
Horsecross Voices @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 4 @ 7:30 pm
Horsecross Voices @ Perth Concert Hall
A fun, informal singing group for adults. No previous singing experience or music reading is required. 20 Sep: Musicals with Lisa Lulis 27 Sep: Frankie Vali songs with Dougie Flower 4 Oct: Varied and Fun[...]
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Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 5 all-day
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
To celebrate 150 years of encouraging interest in the environment, nature and culture heritage of Perthshire with Perthshire Society of Natural Science there will be a limited time exhibit at the Perth Museum and Art[...]
£2 Talk: Gallery Tour of Prehistory section, Story of Perth 12:30 pm
£2 Talk: Gallery Tour of Prehistory section, Story of Perth @ Perth Museum & Art Gallery
Oct 5 @ 12:30 pm – 1:15 pm
£2 Talk: Gallery Tour of Prehistory section, Story of Perth @ Perth Museum & Art Gallery
Find out about Perthshire in the Neolithic and Bronze Ages with Mark Hall, Collections Officer at Perth Museum and Art Gallery.
Perth Film Society: Toni Erdmann 7:45 pm
Perth Film Society: Toni Erdmann @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 5 @ 7:45 pm
Perth Film Society: Toni Erdmann @ Perth Concert Hall
Toni Erdmann Cert 15, 2016, 162 mins, German with subtitles A practical joking father tries to reconnect with his hard working daughter by creating an outrageous alter ego and posing as her CEO’s life coach.[...]
Perth Film Society: Toni Erdmann 7:45 pm
Perth Film Society: Toni Erdmann @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 5 @ 7:45 pm
Perth Film Society: Toni Erdmann @ Perth Concert Hall
A practical joking father tries to reconnect with his hard working daughter by creating an outrageous alter ego and posing as her CEO’s life coach. Marin Ade’s German comedy has won numerous awards and was[...]
Tour, Talk & Make 8:30 pm
Tour, Talk & Make @ Perth Museum & Gallery
Oct 5 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Tour, Talk & Make @ Perth Museum & Gallery
Join artist Susie Johnston to look at Louise Bourgeois’s work and influences on this informal tour and talk. All attending will be encouraged to make an object or write a series of words as a[...]
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Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 6 all-day
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
To celebrate 150 years of encouraging interest in the environment, nature and culture heritage of Perthshire with Perthshire Society of Natural Science there will be a limited time exhibit at the Perth Museum and Art[...]
Printmaking Workshop 1:00 pm
Printmaking Workshop @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 6 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Printmaking Workshop @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Learn new printmaking techniques and processes to visually communicate your ideas and emotion. Wear old clothes (booking required). ARTIST ROOMS: Louise Bourgeois draws from the ARTIST ROOMS collection of over 1,600 works of modern and[...]
BOOKMARK 2017: Christopher Brookmyre – ‘Want You Gone’ 6:00 pm
BOOKMARK 2017: Christopher Brookmyre – ‘Want You Gone’ @ Blairgowrie Community Campus
Oct 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
BOOKMARK 2017: Christopher Brookmyre - 'Want You Gone' @ Blairgowrie Community Campus
Chris Brookmyre discusses the follow-up to 2016’s McIlvanney Prize winner Black Widow, in which journalist Jack Parlabane is blackmailed by a skilled, resourceful and boundlessly devious hacker. Chris Brookmyre’s first novel, Quite Ugly One Morning,[...]
Museum Late: Wild Nights 7:00 pm
Museum Late: Wild Nights @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 6 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Museum Late: Wild Nights @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Adults only after hours at the museum. Calling all creatures of the night – join us for our second-ever Museum Late. Get in touch with your wild side as the long night draws ever closer.[...]
BOOKMARK 2017: Rachel Crowther – ‘The Things You Do For Love’ 7:30 pm
BOOKMARK 2017: Rachel Crowther – ‘The Things You Do For Love’ @ Blairgowrie Community Campus
Oct 6 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
BOOKMARK 2017: Rachel Crowther - 'The Things You Do For Love' @ Blairgowrie Community Campus
“A wonderful page-turner of a novel about the complexity of female life, by a new writer who understands it all too well. You can have it all, but only if you’re prepared to pay the[...]
Thank You For The Music 8:00 pm
Thank You For The Music @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 6 @ 8:00 pm
Thank You For The Music @ Perth Concert Hall
The UK’s No 1 live concert tribute show to ABBA and the Bee Gees The world’s longest-running ABBA concert show is coming to town to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Swedish super group’s biggest selling[...]
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Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 7 all-day
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
To celebrate 150 years of encouraging interest in the environment, nature and culture heritage of Perthshire with Perthshire Society of Natural Science there will be a limited time exhibit at the Perth Museum and Art[...]
ParaCon Alba @Perth 9:00 am
ParaCon Alba @Perth @ Mercure City Mills Hotel
Oct 7 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
ParaCon Alba @Perth @ Mercure City Mills Hotel
Scotland’s first convention of all things paranormal. 2 days crammed full of talks, an expo featuring a variety of groups and individuals involved in all aspects of the paranormal and workshops as well as a[...]
BOOKMARK 2017: Martin Bell – ‘War and The Death of News’ 10:00 am
BOOKMARK 2017: Martin Bell – ‘War and The Death of News’ @ Blairgowrie Community Campus
Oct 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
BOOKMARK 2017: Martin Bell - 'War and The Death of News' @ Blairgowrie Community Campus
Martin Bell has spent more than half a century in unquiet corners of the world, including the surrogate war zone of the House of Commons. During that time, the way that wars have been fought[...]
Crieff Drover’s Market 10:00 am
Crieff Drover’s Market @ James Square
Oct 7 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Crieff’s Drovers’ Market hosted by Crieff@Christmas as a social enterprise & fund raiser for Crieff’s Christmas Lights. Market opens at 11am and closes at 6pm. Many varied local and not so local traders offering craft[...]
The Big Draw: Giant Soldier Collage 11:00 am
The Big Draw: Giant Soldier Collage @ Black Watch Museum
Oct 7 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
The Big Draw: Giant Soldier Collage @ Black Watch Museum
Join us on 7th and 8th October to celebrate the 2017 Big Draw. Showcase your artistic flair as we create a series of giant soldier collages using pencils, crayons, tissue paper, fabric, wool and lots[...]
BOOKMARK 2017: Flora Shedden – ‘Gatherings’ 3:00 pm
BOOKMARK 2017: Flora Shedden – ‘Gatherings’ @ Blairgowrie Community Campus
Oct 7 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
BOOKMARK 2017: Flora Shedden - 'Gatherings' @ Blairgowrie Community Campus
Flora lives in Highland Perthshire. She has worked as a gallery assistant, researcher, photographer, costume seamstress and waitress, before her success as a finalist on The Great British Bake Off encouraged her to plan her[...]
BOOKMARK 2017: Alan Johnson – ‘The Long and Winding Road’ 4:45 pm
BOOKMARK 2017: Alan Johnson – ‘The Long and Winding Road’ @ Blairgowrie Community Campus
Oct 7 @ 4:45 pm – 5:45 pm
BOOKMARK 2017: Alan Johnson - 'The Long and Winding Road' @ Blairgowrie Community Campus
Alan Johnson continues to chart his extraordinary journey from the slums of West London to the corridors of power in Westminster, a journey almost unimaginable in today’s Britain. In The Long and Winding Road, Alan’s[...]
BOOKMARK 2017: Festival Dinner 8:00 pm
BOOKMARK 2017: Festival Dinner @ The Red House Hotel
Oct 7 @ 8:00 pm
BOOKMARK 2017: Festival Dinner @ The Red House Hotel
BOOKMARK invites you to continue the conversation at BOOKMARK 2017’s Festival Dinner in The Red House Hotel, Coupar Angus on Saturday 7th October, 2017 with Guest Speaker – Alan Johnson 8.00 for 8.30pm Dress Code:[...]
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Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 8 all-day
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
To celebrate 150 years of encouraging interest in the environment, nature and culture heritage of Perthshire with Perthshire Society of Natural Science there will be a limited time exhibit at the Perth Museum and Art[...]
The Big Draw: Giant Soldier Collage 11:00 am
The Big Draw: Giant Soldier Collage @ Black Watch Museum
Oct 8 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
The Big Draw: Giant Soldier Collage @ Black Watch Museum
Join us on 7th and 8th October to celebrate the 2017 Big Draw. Showcase your artistic flair as we create a series of giant soldier collages using pencils, crayons, tissue paper, fabric, wool and lots[...]
BOOKMARK 2017: Blairgowrie Players – ‘The Arrow’ 1:30 pm
BOOKMARK 2017: Blairgowrie Players – ‘The Arrow’ @ Blairgowrie Town Hall
Oct 8 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
BOOKMARK 2017: Blairgowrie Players - 'The Arrow' @ Blairgowrie Town Hall
Following on from last year’s success with the ever-popular Whisky Galore – The Radio Play, this year’s festival play will be a premiere, The Arrow, by local playwright, Robert Mercer Nairne from Meikleour. The arrow[...]
Perth Piano Sundays: Alexander Gavrylyuk 3:00 pm
Perth Piano Sundays: Alexander Gavrylyuk @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 8 @ 3:00 pm
Perth Piano Sundays: Alexander Gavrylyuk @ Perth Concert Hall
Bach/Busoni Toccata and Fugue in D minor Haydn Sonata in B minor No 47 XVI:32 Chopin 6 Etudes Scriabin Sonata No 5 Rachmaninov 4 Preludes Rachmaninov Sonata No 2 (2nd edition)
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Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 9 all-day
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
To celebrate 150 years of encouraging interest in the environment, nature and culture heritage of Perthshire with Perthshire Society of Natural Science there will be a limited time exhibit at the Perth Museum and Art[...]
The Brodsky Quartet 7:30 pm
The Brodsky Quartet @ St. John's Kirk
Oct 9 @ 7:30 pm
The Brodsky Quartet @ St. John's Kirk
Shostakovich, Beethoven and Borodin
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Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 10 all-day
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
To celebrate 150 years of encouraging interest in the environment, nature and culture heritage of Perthshire with Perthshire Society of Natural Science there will be a limited time exhibit at the Perth Museum and Art[...]
Squirrel Scampers (6- 12 year olds) 10:30 am
Squirrel Scampers (6- 12 year olds) @ The Hermitage
Oct 10 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Squirrel Scampers (6- 12 year olds) @ The Hermitage
For the younger nature explorers, the Hermitage rangers will run a Squirrel Scampers event on Wednesday 6th September, as part of the Trust’s Nature Nippers Club 2017. Suitable for ages two to five years, the Rangers[...]
Let’s Dance 6:00 pm
Let’s Dance @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 10 @ 6:00 pm
Let’s Dance @ Perth Concert Hall
Creative dance classes for adults with mental or physical disabilities. Led by expert tutors, these classes will help participants gain confidence and increase their flexibility, musicality and posture in a sociable and supportive environment. Carers[...]
The Sensational 60’s Experience 7:30 pm
The Sensational 60’s Experience @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 10 @ 7:30 pm
The Sensational 60's Experience @ Perth Concert Hall
Mike Pender (the original voice of The Searchers) Chris Farlowe, Herman’s Hermits, The Fortunes and The New Amen Corner perform hits including The Searchers’ Needles and Pins and When You Walk In The Room; Chris[...]
Will Millard: Life With The Hunters of the South Seas 7:30 pm
Will Millard: Life With The Hunters of the South Seas @ Salutation Hotel
Oct 10 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Will Millard: Life With The Hunters of the South Seas @ Salutation Hotel
Royal Scottish Geographical Society – Inspiring People Talks Join award-winning BBC Presenter and writer Will Millard for an evening of stories from a decade spent living with the South Pacific’s last remaining hunter-gatherer tribes. Will’s[...]
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Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 11 all-day
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
To celebrate 150 years of encouraging interest in the environment, nature and culture heritage of Perthshire with Perthshire Society of Natural Science there will be a limited time exhibit at the Perth Museum and Art[...]
Walking with the Archaeologist in the Sma’ Glen, Crieff 10:00 am
Walking with the Archaeologist in the Sma’ Glen, Crieff
Oct 11 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Walking with the Archaeologist in the Sma’ Glen, Crieff
Join Perth and Kinross Heritage Trust’s Outreach Officer to discover the wealth of historical sites surviving nestled within one of Perthshire’s most dramatic small glens. From the Roman fort of Fendoch to Ossian’s stone, the[...]
Women 10:00 am
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 11 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Join us for our first major survey of artists’ films, performances for the camera, critical writing, podcasts and limited editions by women artists from over 30 countries featured in our Horsecross Arts collection of contemporary[...]
Coffee, Croissant and Art 11:30 am
Coffee, Croissant and Art @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 11 @ 11:30 am
Coffee, Croissant and Art @ Perth Concert Hall
Enjoy a cuppa or a glass of wine with our resident curator Iliyana Nedkova and find out about our unique collection of bold contemporary art as part of our current exhibition Women. No prior interest[...]
Life behind the Wire: Letters and Diaries 1:30 pm
Life behind the Wire: Letters and Diaries @ Black Watch Museum
Oct 11 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Life behind the Wire: Letters and Diaries @ Black Watch Museum
The Museum’s exhibition, Life behind the Wire, uncovers the stories of soldiers captured and imprisoned during the 20 th Century. In this workshop, you will discover how Prisoners of War passed the time keeping diaries[...]
Horsecross Voices 7:30 pm
Horsecross Voices @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 11 @ 7:30 pm
Horsecross Voices @ Perth Concert Hall
A fun, informal singing group for adults. No previous singing experience or music reading is required. 20 Sep: Musicals with Lisa Lulis 27 Sep: Frankie Vali songs with Dougie Flower 4 Oct: Varied and Fun[...]
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Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 12 all-day
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
To celebrate 150 years of encouraging interest in the environment, nature and culture heritage of Perthshire with Perthshire Society of Natural Science there will be a limited time exhibit at the Perth Museum and Art[...]
Insight Tours: Dunkeld Cathedral, Dunkeld 10:00 am
Insight Tours: Dunkeld Cathedral, Dunkeld
Oct 12 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Insight Tours: Dunkeld Cathedral, Dunkeld
Join Historic Environment Scotland in Dunkeld Cathedral where you will learn about the conservation of one of Scotland’s greatest ecclesiastical buildings from one of their architects, and climb up the scaffold to see up close[...]
Women 10:00 am
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 12 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Join us for our first major survey of artists’ films, performances for the camera, critical writing, podcasts and limited editions by women artists from over 30 countries featured in our Horsecross Arts collection of contemporary[...]
Fantastic Fungi 10:30 am
Fantastic Fungi @ The Hermitage
Oct 12 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Fantastic Fungi @ The Hermitage
Discover the world of fungi with the National Trust for Scotland at the Hermitage on Saturday 23rd September. Visitors are invited to join the site’s Rangers for ‘Fantastic Fungi’, a walk and talk tour around the[...]
Lecture | Passchendaele 6:30 pm
Lecture | Passchendaele
Oct 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Lecture | Passchendaele
Friends of The Black Watch Castle and Museum lecture series Professor Gary Sheffield will take us through the Battle of Passchendaele.  Passchendaele was the major WW1 campaign of 1917.  It was fought initially for control[...]
Royal Scottish National Orchestra Beethoven and Sibelius 7:30 pm
Royal Scottish National Orchestra Beethoven and Sibelius
Oct 12 @ 7:30 pm
Royal Scottish National Orchestra Beethoven and Sibelius
Adams The Chairman Dances Beethoven Violin Concerto Sibelius Symphony No 2 Edward Gardner, conductor James Ehnes, violin Sibelius’ Second Symphony will make a thrilling climax to a concert filled with incredible moments; from the grandeur[...]
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Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 13 all-day
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
To celebrate 150 years of encouraging interest in the environment, nature and culture heritage of Perthshire with Perthshire Society of Natural Science there will be a limited time exhibit at the Perth Museum and Art[...]
Women 10:00 am
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 13 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Join us for our first major survey of artists’ films, performances for the camera, critical writing, podcasts and limited editions by women artists from over 30 countries featured in our Horsecross Arts collection of contemporary[...]
The Battle of Dunkeld, Dunkeld 1:00 pm
The Battle of Dunkeld, Dunkeld
Oct 13 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
The Battle of Dunkeld, Dunkeld
Join Kevin Munro of Historic Environment Scotland on a gentle guided walk to uncover the history of the Battle of Dunkeld. Learn about how the topography, terrain and its unusual urban setting had a role[...]
Curious Minds: The Remarkable Physiology of the Seal 7:30 pm
Curious Minds: The Remarkable Physiology of the Seal @ Soutar Theatre
Oct 13 @ 7:30 pm
Curious Minds: The Remarkable Physiology of the Seal @ Soutar Theatre
“Curious Minds” is an eclectic series of talks, by leading Scottish experts in their fields, exploring the theme of Contemporary Science in Scotland. But don’t expect Powerpoint slides stuffed with meaningless formulas and jargon. We[...]
The Ultimate Eagles 8:00 pm
The Ultimate Eagles @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 13 @ 8:00 pm
The Ultimate Eagles @ Perth Concert Hall
The world’s best Eagles tribute celebrate 40 years of the legendary album Hotel California and perform the band’s greatest hits. The show recreates The Eagles original Grammy-winning masterpiece, perfectly performed by the band’s own world-class[...]
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Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 14 all-day
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
To celebrate 150 years of encouraging interest in the environment, nature and culture heritage of Perthshire with Perthshire Society of Natural Science there will be a limited time exhibit at the Perth Museum and Art[...]
Women 10:00 am
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 14 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Join us for our first major survey of artists’ films, performances for the camera, critical writing, podcasts and limited editions by women artists from over 30 countries featured in our Horsecross Arts collection of contemporary[...]
Blow and Blast: Easy/Improvers Woodwind Workshop 10:30 am
Blow and Blast: Easy/Improvers Woodwind Workshop @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 14 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Blow and Blast: Easy/Improvers Woodwind Workshop @ Perth Concert Hall
A range of workshops offering easy and intermediate-level ensemble playing for adult learners/returners on wind instruments. Build your skills and confidence in a light-hearted, friendly and informative environment. The small group size allows for plenty[...]
Blow and Blast: Wind Band 1:00 pm
Blow and Blast: Wind Band @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Blow and Blast: Wind Band @ Perth Concert Hall
A range of workshops offering easy and intermediate-level ensemble playing for adult learners/returners on wind instruments. Build your skills and confidence in a light-hearted, friendly and informative environment. The small group size allows for plenty[...]
Museum Explorers: Terrible Ticonderoga 1:30 pm
Museum Explorers: Terrible Ticonderoga @ Black Watch Museum
Oct 14 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Museum Explorers: Terrible Ticonderoga @ Black Watch Museum
Help The Black Watch attack Fort Carillion and work as a team to create a scale model of the fortress. With Halloween approaching, we will gather in the French Wars gallery to discover the scary[...]
Blow and Blast: Intermediate Woodwind Workshop 3:00 pm
Blow and Blast: Intermediate Woodwind Workshop @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 14 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Blow and Blast: Intermediate Woodwind Workshop @ Perth Concert Hall
A range of workshops offering easy and intermediate-level ensemble playing for adult learners/returners on wind instruments. Build your skills and confidence in a light-hearted, friendly and informative environment. The small group size allows for plenty[...]
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Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 15 all-day
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
To celebrate 150 years of encouraging interest in the environment, nature and culture heritage of Perthshire with Perthshire Society of Natural Science there will be a limited time exhibit at the Perth Museum and Art[...]
Women 10:00 am
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 15 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Join us for our first major survey of artists’ films, performances for the camera, critical writing, podcasts and limited editions by women artists from over 30 countries featured in our Horsecross Arts collection of contemporary[...]
Fun with Fruit and Fungi 10:30 am
Fun with Fruit and Fungi
Oct 15 @ 10:30 am – 4:30 pm
Fun with Fruit and Fungi
Join us for a celebration of seasonal fare including tasters of fungi, hazelnuts, soups and stews representing the kind of foods abundant on the shores of Loch Tay during the autumn months. Bring a container[...]
Poppy Weaving Workshop 11:00 am
Poppy Weaving Workshop @ Black Watch Museum
Oct 15 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Poppy Weaving Workshop @ Black Watch Museum
Spend time with local artist June McEwan as she teaches the art of weaving willow poppies.In this session you will create a beautiful willow poppy to take home. £3 per person | All ages welcome[...]
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Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 16 all-day
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
To celebrate 150 years of encouraging interest in the environment, nature and culture heritage of Perthshire with Perthshire Society of Natural Science there will be a limited time exhibit at the Perth Museum and Art[...]
Women 10:00 am
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 16 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Join us for our first major survey of artists’ films, performances for the camera, critical writing, podcasts and limited editions by women artists from over 30 countries featured in our Horsecross Arts collection of contemporary[...]
Lunchtime Concerts: Scottish Ensemble 1:00 pm
Lunchtime Concerts: Scottish Ensemble @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 16 @ 1:00 pm
Lunchtime Concerts: Scottish Ensemble @ Perth Concert Hall
The Scottish Ensemble’s chamber music performances are something special. This concert pairs two absolute masterpieces; the Mozart is in his richest vein of inspiration and the Brahms is incredibly intense and passionate.
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Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 17 all-day
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
To celebrate 150 years of encouraging interest in the environment, nature and culture heritage of Perthshire with Perthshire Society of Natural Science there will be a limited time exhibit at the Perth Museum and Art[...]
Women 10:00 am
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 17 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Join us for our first major survey of artists’ films, performances for the camera, critical writing, podcasts and limited editions by women artists from over 30 countries featured in our Horsecross Arts collection of contemporary[...]
Let’s Dance 6:00 pm
Let’s Dance @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 17 @ 6:00 pm
Let’s Dance @ Perth Concert Hall
Creative dance classes for adults with mental or physical disabilities. Led by expert tutors, these classes will help participants gain confidence and increase their flexibility, musicality and posture in a sociable and supportive environment. Carers[...]
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Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 18 all-day
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
To celebrate 150 years of encouraging interest in the environment, nature and culture heritage of Perthshire with Perthshire Society of Natural Science there will be a limited time exhibit at the Perth Museum and Art[...]
Women 10:00 am
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 18 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Join us for our first major survey of artists’ films, performances for the camera, critical writing, podcasts and limited editions by women artists from over 30 countries featured in our Horsecross Arts collection of contemporary[...]
Wind Resistance 6:30 pm
Wind Resistance @ Perth Theatre
Oct 18 @ 6:30 pm
Wind Resistance @ Perth Theatre
Every autumn, two and a half thousand pink-footed geese fly from Greenland to winter at Fala Flow, a protected peatbog southeast of Edinburgh. From this windy plateau, Karine Polwart surveys the surrounding landscape through history,[...]
Michael Kiwanuka at Perth Concert Hall! 7:00 pm
Michael Kiwanuka at Perth Concert Hall! @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 18 @ 7:00 pm
Michael Kiwanuka at Perth Concert Hall! @ Perth Concert Hall
Perth Concert Hall is second Scottish date for Michael Kiwanuka Michael Kiwanuka fans who failed to get tickets for his sold-out Glasgow gig on Monday 1 May, have an extra chance to see him in[...]
Michael Kiwanuka 7:30 pm
Michael Kiwanuka @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 18 @ 7:30 pm
Michael Kiwanuka @ Perth Concert Hall
Michael Kiwanuka gained widespread critical acclaim with his debut album, 2012’s Home Again and in the same year won the BBC’s Sound of 2012 poll. Although he owns a unique and distinctively soulful contemporary voice,[...]
Wind Resistance 7:30 pm
Wind Resistance @ Perth Theatre
Oct 18 @ 7:30 pm
Wind Resistance @ Perth Theatre
Every autumn, two and a half thousand pink-footed geese fly from Greenland to winter at Fala Flow, a protected peatbog southeast of Edinburgh. From this windy plateau, Karine Polwart surveys the surrounding landscape through history,[...]
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Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 19 all-day
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
To celebrate 150 years of encouraging interest in the environment, nature and culture heritage of Perthshire with Perthshire Society of Natural Science there will be a limited time exhibit at the Perth Museum and Art[...]
Perth Continental Market 10:00 am
Perth Continental Market @ Perth City Centre
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Perth Continental Market @ Perth City Centre
Mix of international food and craft in the city centre. Come along to this 4 day market full of international food and crafts.  Market runs from Thu 19th to Sun 22nd October
Perth Continental Street Market 2 10:00 am
Perth Continental Street Market 2
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am
Perth Continental Street Market 2
The Continental Street Market returns to Perth following on from its hugely successful first visit in July. There will once again be the choice of hot and cold foods from across the globe, as well[...]
Women 10:00 am
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Join us for our first major survey of artists’ films, performances for the camera, critical writing, podcasts and limited editions by women artists from over 30 countries featured in our Horsecross Arts collection of contemporary[...]
Life behind the Wire: Stitch in Time 1:30 pm
Life behind the Wire: Stitch in Time @ Black Watch Museum
Oct 19 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Life behind the Wire: Stitch in Time @ Black Watch Museum
The Museum’s exhibition, Life behind the Wire, uncovers stories of soldiers captured and imprisoned during the 20th Century. In this workshop we will take a look at some of the embroidered pieces they made during[...]
Wind Resistance 6:30 pm
Wind Resistance @ Perth Theatre
Oct 19 @ 6:30 pm
Wind Resistance @ Perth Theatre
Every autumn, two and a half thousand pink-footed geese fly from Greenland to winter at Fala Flow, a protected peatbog southeast of Edinburgh. From this windy plateau, Karine Polwart surveys the surrounding landscape through history,[...]
Perth Film Society: The Salesman 7:45 pm
Perth Film Society: The Salesman @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 19 @ 7:45 pm
Perth Film Society: The Salesman @ Perth Concert Hall
The Salesman Cert PG, 2016, 125 mins, Persian with subtitles, English While both participating in an amateur production of “Death of a Salesman,” a teacher’s wife is assaulted in her new home, leaving him determined[...]
Perth Film Society: The Salesman 7:45 pm
Perth Film Society: The Salesman @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 19 @ 7:45 pm
Perth Film Society: The Salesman @ Perth Concert Hall
While both participating in an amateur production of Death of a Salesman, a teacher’s wife is assaulted in her new home, leaving him determined to find the perpetrator himself despite his wife’s traumatized objections. Winner[...]
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Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 20 all-day
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
To celebrate 150 years of encouraging interest in the environment, nature and culture heritage of Perthshire with Perthshire Society of Natural Science there will be a limited time exhibit at the Perth Museum and Art[...]
Perth Continental Market 10:00 am
Perth Continental Market @ Perth City Centre
Oct 20 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Perth Continental Market @ Perth City Centre
Mix of international food and craft in the city centre. Come along to this 4 day market full of international food and crafts.  Market runs from Thu 19th to Sun 22nd October
Perth Continental Street Market 2 10:00 am
Perth Continental Street Market 2
Oct 20 @ 10:00 am
Perth Continental Street Market 2
The Continental Street Market returns to Perth following on from its hugely successful first visit in July. There will once again be the choice of hot and cold foods from across the globe, as well[...]
Women 10:00 am
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 20 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Join us for our first major survey of artists’ films, performances for the camera, critical writing, podcasts and limited editions by women artists from over 30 countries featured in our Horsecross Arts collection of contemporary[...]
Wind Resistance 6:30 pm
Wind Resistance @ Perth Theatre
Oct 20 @ 6:30 pm
Wind Resistance @ Perth Theatre
Every autumn, two and a half thousand pink-footed geese fly from Greenland to winter at Fala Flow, a protected peatbog southeast of Edinburgh. From this windy plateau, Karine Polwart surveys the surrounding landscape through history,[...]
Wind Resistance 7:30 pm
Wind Resistance @ Perth Theatre
Oct 20 @ 7:30 pm
Wind Resistance @ Perth Theatre
Every autumn, two and a half thousand pink-footed geese fly from Greenland to winter at Fala Flow, a protected peatbog southeast of Edinburgh. From this windy plateau, Karine Polwart surveys the surrounding landscape through history,[...]
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Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 21 all-day
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
To celebrate 150 years of encouraging interest in the environment, nature and culture heritage of Perthshire with Perthshire Society of Natural Science there will be a limited time exhibit at the Perth Museum and Art[...]
Fair City Enduro 8:00 am
Fair City Enduro @ South Inch
Oct 21 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Fair City Enduro @ South Inch
“A Spectacular Event!” – Wideopenmag Do you dream about shredding amazing trails dressed as a Sexy Vicar? Good, because this is Halloween – Muckmedden style! Fair City Enduro, based in the vibrant “Fair City” of[...]
Perth Continental Market 10:00 am
Perth Continental Market @ Perth City Centre
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Perth Continental Market @ Perth City Centre
Mix of international food and craft in the city centre. Come along to this 4 day market full of international food and crafts.  Market runs from Thu 19th to Sun 22nd October
Perth Continental Street Market 2 10:00 am
Perth Continental Street Market 2
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am
Perth Continental Street Market 2
The Continental Street Market returns to Perth following on from its hugely successful first visit in July. There will once again be the choice of hot and cold foods from across the globe, as well[...]
Pewter Casting Workshops 10:00 am
Pewter Casting Workshops @ Perth Museum & Art Gallery
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Pewter Casting Workshops @ Perth Museum & Art Gallery
A Mobile Foundry will be set up outside Perth Museum & Art Gallery, with the mould making workshop in the lecture theatre. The whole process including the pour will take 2 hours.This workshop is suitable[...]
Pitlochry Market 10:00 am
Pitlochry Market
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Pitlochry Market
Pitlochry Market is held Monthly on the 3rd Saturday of each month April to December, opening from 10:00 AM to 15:00 PM. The market features local artisan stalls selling various items including food and drink.
Women 10:00 am
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Join us for our first major survey of artists’ films, performances for the camera, critical writing, podcasts and limited editions by women artists from over 30 countries featured in our Horsecross Arts collection of contemporary[...]
Wind Resistance 6:30 pm
Wind Resistance @ Perth Theatre
Oct 21 @ 6:30 pm
Wind Resistance @ Perth Theatre
Every autumn, two and a half thousand pink-footed geese fly from Greenland to winter at Fala Flow, a protected peatbog southeast of Edinburgh. From this windy plateau, Karine Polwart surveys the surrounding landscape through history,[...]
Out of the Ashes 7:30 pm
Out of the Ashes @ Perth North Church
Oct 21 @ 7:30 pm
Out of the Ashes @ Perth North Church
Out of the Ashes are a pioneering couple from Gloucestershire, using music as part of their mission to stand for joy, healing and love in the church; energising weary Christians and rejuvenating ailing congregations with[...]
The Celtic Sessions: Breabach, Kris Drever 7:30 pm
The Celtic Sessions: Breabach, Kris Drever @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 21 @ 7:30 pm
The Celtic Sessions: Breabach, Kris Drever @ Perth Concert Hall
Scotland’s leading folk band, Breabach unites the talents of Calum MacCrimmon (pipes/whistles/bouzouki), Ewan Robertson (guitar/vocals), James Mackenzie (pipes/flute/whistles), Megan Henderson (fiddle/ vocals/stepdance) and James Lindsay (double bass). To simply call Kris Drever ‘a folksinger’ is[...]
Wind Resistance 7:30 pm
Wind Resistance @ Perth Theatre
Oct 21 @ 7:30 pm
Wind Resistance @ Perth Theatre
Every autumn, two and a half thousand pink-footed geese fly from Greenland to winter at Fala Flow, a protected peatbog southeast of Edinburgh. From this windy plateau, Karine Polwart surveys the surrounding landscape through history,[...]
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Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 22 all-day
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
To celebrate 150 years of encouraging interest in the environment, nature and culture heritage of Perthshire with Perthshire Society of Natural Science there will be a limited time exhibit at the Perth Museum and Art[...]
Perth Continental Market 10:00 am
Perth Continental Market @ Perth City Centre
Oct 22 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Perth Continental Market @ Perth City Centre
Mix of international food and craft in the city centre. Come along to this 4 day market full of international food and crafts.  Market runs from Thu 19th to Sun 22nd October
Perth Continental Street Market 2 10:00 am
Perth Continental Street Market 2
Oct 22 @ 10:00 am
Perth Continental Street Market 2
The Continental Street Market returns to Perth following on from its hugely successful first visit in July. There will once again be the choice of hot and cold foods from across the globe, as well[...]
Women 10:00 am
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 22 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Join us for our first major survey of artists’ films, performances for the camera, critical writing, podcasts and limited editions by women artists from over 30 countries featured in our Horsecross Arts collection of contemporary[...]
Wind Resistance 6:30 pm
Wind Resistance @ Perth Theatre
Oct 22 @ 6:30 pm
Wind Resistance @ Perth Theatre
Every autumn, two and a half thousand pink-footed geese fly from Greenland to winter at Fala Flow, a protected peatbog southeast of Edinburgh. From this windy plateau, Karine Polwart surveys the surrounding landscape through history,[...]
Wind Resistance 7:30 pm
Wind Resistance @ Perth Theatre
Oct 22 @ 7:30 pm
Wind Resistance @ Perth Theatre
Every autumn, two and a half thousand pink-footed geese fly from Greenland to winter at Fala Flow, a protected peatbog southeast of Edinburgh. From this windy plateau, Karine Polwart surveys the surrounding landscape through history,[...]
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Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 23 all-day
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
To celebrate 150 years of encouraging interest in the environment, nature and culture heritage of Perthshire with Perthshire Society of Natural Science there will be a limited time exhibit at the Perth Museum and Art[...]
Women 10:00 am
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 23 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Join us for our first major survey of artists’ films, performances for the camera, critical writing, podcasts and limited editions by women artists from over 30 countries featured in our Horsecross Arts collection of contemporary[...]
The Simon and Garfunkel Story 7:30 pm
The Simon and Garfunkel Story @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 23 @ 7:30 pm
The Simon and Garfunkel Story @ Perth Concert Hall
Direct from its success in London’s West End, a sold-out debut here and standing ovations at every performance, The Simon & Garfunkel Story is back! Using huge projection photos and original film footage, this 50th[...]
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Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 24 all-day
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
To celebrate 150 years of encouraging interest in the environment, nature and culture heritage of Perthshire with Perthshire Society of Natural Science there will be a limited time exhibit at the Perth Museum and Art[...]
Women 10:00 am
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Join us for our first major survey of artists’ films, performances for the camera, critical writing, podcasts and limited editions by women artists from over 30 countries featured in our Horsecross Arts collection of contemporary[...]
Let’s Dance 6:00 pm
Let’s Dance @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm
Let’s Dance @ Perth Concert Hall
Creative dance classes for adults with mental or physical disabilities. Led by expert tutors, these classes will help participants gain confidence and increase their flexibility, musicality and posture in a sociable and supportive environment. Carers[...]
Elaine Paige in Concert 7:30 pm
Elaine Paige in Concert @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 24 @ 7:30 pm
Elaine Paige in Concert @ Perth Concert Hall
The First Lady of Musical Theatre, Elaine Paige has performed live in concerts all over the world. As a recording artist she has released 22 solo albums, including 4 multi-Platinum and 9 Gold, has featured[...]
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Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 25 all-day
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
To celebrate 150 years of encouraging interest in the environment, nature and culture heritage of Perthshire with Perthshire Society of Natural Science there will be a limited time exhibit at the Perth Museum and Art[...]
Women 10:00 am
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 25 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Join us for our first major survey of artists’ films, performances for the camera, critical writing, podcasts and limited editions by women artists from over 30 countries featured in our Horsecross Arts collection of contemporary[...]
Coffee, Croissant and Art 11:30 am
Coffee, Croissant and Art @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 25 @ 11:30 am
Coffee, Croissant and Art @ Perth Concert Hall
Enjoy a cuppa or a glass of wine with our resident curator Iliyana Nedkova and find out about our unique collection of bold contemporary art as part of our current exhibition Women. No prior interest[...]
£2 Talk: The Carpow Bronze Age Log Boat 12:30 pm
£2 Talk: The Carpow Bronze Age Log Boat @ pin Hide Map Perth Museum & Art Gallery
Oct 25 @ 12:30 pm – 1:15 pm
£2 Talk: The Carpow Bronze Age Log Boat @ pin Hide Map Perth Museum & Art Gallery
In 2017 the logboat returned to display at Perth Museum. Find out about the excavation of this 3,000 year old logboat with archaeologist Dave Strachan of Perth & Kinross Heritage Trust.
Horsecross Voices 7:30 pm
Horsecross Voices @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 25 @ 7:30 pm
Horsecross Voices @ Perth Concert Hall
A fun, informal singing group for adults. No previous singing experience or music reading is required. 20 Sep: Musicals with Lisa Lulis 27 Sep: Frankie Vali songs with Dougie Flower 4 Oct: Varied and Fun[...]
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Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 26 all-day
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
To celebrate 150 years of encouraging interest in the environment, nature and culture heritage of Perthshire with Perthshire Society of Natural Science there will be a limited time exhibit at the Perth Museum and Art[...]
Women 10:00 am
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Join us for our first major survey of artists’ films, performances for the camera, critical writing, podcasts and limited editions by women artists from over 30 countries featured in our Horsecross Arts collection of contemporary[...]
Spirits of Scone 6:00 pm
Spirits of Scone @ Scone Palace
Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Spirits of Scone @ Scone Palace
Spirits of Scone is a thrilling illuminated tour around the historic grounds of Scone Palace. Gruesome characters from Scottish history will be brought back to life with spine-tingling stories inspired by local folklore, guaranteed to[...]
St Petersburg Symphony Orchestra 7:30 pm
St Petersburg Symphony Orchestra @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 26 @ 7:30 pm
St Petersburg Symphony Orchestra @ Perth Concert Hall
We are thrilled to welcome the St Petersburg Symphony Orchestra to Perth Concert Hall. There is nothing quite like the visceral energy of this major international symphony orchestra performing the music of its native composers[...]
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WOW Festival Perth 2017 8:00 am
WOW Festival Perth 2017 @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 27 @ 8:00 am – Oct 29 @ 11:45 pm
WOW Festival Perth 2017 @ Perth Concert Hall
Southbank Centre’s Women of the World Festival comes to Perth this October for a weekend celebrating women! Let’s hear it for the girls! Southbank Centre’s Women of the World Festival is coming to Perth and[...]
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 27 all-day
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
To celebrate 150 years of encouraging interest in the environment, nature and culture heritage of Perthshire with Perthshire Society of Natural Science there will be a limited time exhibit at the Perth Museum and Art[...]
Women 10:00 am
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Join us for our first major survey of artists’ films, performances for the camera, critical writing, podcasts and limited editions by women artists from over 30 countries featured in our Horsecross Arts collection of contemporary[...]
Spirits of Scone 6:00 pm
Spirits of Scone @ Scone Palace
Oct 27 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Spirits of Scone @ Scone Palace
Spirits of Scone is a thrilling illuminated tour around the historic grounds of Scone Palace. Gruesome characters from Scottish history will be brought back to life with spine-tingling stories inspired by local folklore, guaranteed to[...]
Curious Minds: Managing Water 7:30 pm
Curious Minds: Managing Water @ Soutar Theatre
Oct 27 @ 7:30 pm
Curious Minds: Managing Water @ Soutar Theatre
“Curious Minds” is an eclectic series of talks, by leading Scottish experts in their fields, exploring the theme of Contemporary Science in Scotland. But don’t expect Powerpoint slides stuffed with meaningless formulas and jargon. We[...]
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Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 28 all-day
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
To celebrate 150 years of encouraging interest in the environment, nature and culture heritage of Perthshire with Perthshire Society of Natural Science there will be a limited time exhibit at the Perth Museum and Art[...]
WOW – Women of the World Festival
WOW – Women of the World Festival @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 28 – Oct 29 all-day
WOW - Women of the World Festival @ Perth Concert Hall
Join us for WOW Perth – Scotland’s first ever WOW festival! WOW – Women of the World is a global network of festivals for everyone that celebrates women and girls, takes a frank look at[...]
Women 10:00 am
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Join us for our first major survey of artists’ films, performances for the camera, critical writing, podcasts and limited editions by women artists from over 30 countries featured in our Horsecross Arts collection of contemporary[...]
Kinross Farmers Market 11:21 am
Kinross Farmers Market @ Kinross
Oct 28 @ 11:21 am – 12:21 pm
Kinross Farmers Market @ Kinross
As the three Kinross Farmers’ Markets have been so successful in 2016 KLEO is now planning to organise the Kinross Farmers’ Market on every 4th Saturday of the month from April until October in 2017![...]
City of Perth Halloween Parade and Fun Night 5:30 pm
City of Perth Halloween Parade and Fun Night @ Perth City Centre (Various Locations)
Oct 28 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
City of Perth Halloween Parade and Fun Night @ Perth City Centre (Various Locations)
Perth’s the place for spooky and kooky Halloween fun. Get in the spirit by dressing up and taking part in a costumed parade through the city centre. Or practise running from ghouls by taking part[...]
Night at the Museum 6:00 pm
Night at the Museum @ Black Watch Museum
Oct 28 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Night at the Museum @ Black Watch Museum
Are you brave enough to explore The Black Watch Museum and its frightening First World War trench by torchlight? Meet ghoulish ghosts from the Regiment’s past and hear their spooky stories before taking part in[...]
Spirits of Scone 6:00 pm
Spirits of Scone @ Scone Palace
Oct 28 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Spirits of Scone @ Scone Palace
Spirits of Scone is a thrilling illuminated tour around the historic grounds of Scone Palace. Gruesome characters from Scottish history will be brought back to life with spine-tingling stories inspired by local folklore, guaranteed to[...]
Luisa Omielan 8:00 pm
Luisa Omielan @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 28 @ 8:00 pm
Luisa Omielan @ Perth Concert Hall
Comedy phenomenon Luisa Omielan is bringing smash hit show Am I Right Ladies?! to Perth. Her first show What Would Beyonce Do?! was hailed as ‘one of the biggest stand up hits of the last[...]
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Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 29 all-day
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
To celebrate 150 years of encouraging interest in the environment, nature and culture heritage of Perthshire with Perthshire Society of Natural Science there will be a limited time exhibit at the Perth Museum and Art[...]
Women 10:00 am
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 29 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Join us for our first major survey of artists’ films, performances for the camera, critical writing, podcasts and limited editions by women artists from over 30 countries featured in our Horsecross Arts collection of contemporary[...]
Poppy Weaving Workshop 11:00 am
Poppy Weaving Workshop @ Black Watch Museum
Oct 29 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Poppy Weaving Workshop @ Black Watch Museum
Spend time with local artist June McEwan as she teaches the art of weaving willow poppies.In this session you will create a beautiful willow poppy to take home. £3 per person | All ages welcome[...]
Spirits of Scone 6:00 pm
Spirits of Scone @ Scone Palace
Oct 29 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Spirits of Scone @ Scone Palace
Spirits of Scone is a thrilling illuminated tour around the historic grounds of Scone Palace. Gruesome characters from Scottish history will be brought back to life with spine-tingling stories inspired by local folklore, guaranteed to[...]
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Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 30 all-day
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
To celebrate 150 years of encouraging interest in the environment, nature and culture heritage of Perthshire with Perthshire Society of Natural Science there will be a limited time exhibit at the Perth Museum and Art[...]
Women 10:00 am
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 30 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Join us for our first major survey of artists’ films, performances for the camera, critical writing, podcasts and limited editions by women artists from over 30 countries featured in our Horsecross Arts collection of contemporary[...]
Spirits of Scone 6:00 pm
Spirits of Scone @ Scone Palace
Oct 30 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Spirits of Scone @ Scone Palace
Spirits of Scone is a thrilling illuminated tour around the historic grounds of Scone Palace. Gruesome characters from Scottish history will be brought back to life with spine-tingling stories inspired by local folklore, guaranteed to[...]
Patsy Cline: The Concert She Never Gave 7:30 pm
Patsy Cline: The Concert She Never Gave @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 30 @ 7:30 pm
Patsy Cline: The Concert She Never Gave @ Perth Concert Hall
Sandy Kelly stars in this enthralling tribute to the music, life and times of one of the biggest ever country music stars. An evening of song, laughter and legendary stories is promised when you come[...]
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Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Oct 31 all-day
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: The Study of Nature @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
To celebrate 150 years of encouraging interest in the environment, nature and culture heritage of Perthshire with Perthshire Society of Natural Science there will be a limited time exhibit at the Perth Museum and Art[...]
Women 10:00 am
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 31 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Women @ Perth Concert Hall
Join us for our first major survey of artists’ films, performances for the camera, critical writing, podcasts and limited editions by women artists from over 30 countries featured in our Horsecross Arts collection of contemporary[...]
Let’s Dance 6:00 pm
Let’s Dance @ Perth Concert Hall
Oct 31 @ 6:00 pm
Let’s Dance @ Perth Concert Hall
Creative dance classes for adults with mental or physical disabilities. Led by expert tutors, these classes will help participants gain confidence and increase their flexibility, musicality and posture in a sociable and supportive environment. Carers[...]
Life Drawing Evening Classes – Block 2 6:00 pm
Life Drawing Evening Classes – Block 2 @ Perth Museum & Art Gallery
Oct 31 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Life Drawing Evening Classes – Block 2 @ Perth Museum & Art Gallery
Exciting new tutor-led life drawing classes, to help build skills and provide an opportunity for those preparing portfolios for college. Life drawing is an essential part of art college submissions, and workshops have also been[...]
Spirits of Scone 6:00 pm
Spirits of Scone @ Scone Palace
Oct 31 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Spirits of Scone @ Scone Palace
Spirits of Scone is a thrilling illuminated tour around the historic grounds of Scone Palace. Gruesome characters from Scottish history will be brought back to life with spine-tingling stories inspired by local folklore, guaranteed to[...]
Spooks and Sacrifice – Celtic Samhain 7:00 pm
Spooks and Sacrifice – Celtic Samhain
Oct 31 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Come in ‘guise and bring a jack-o-lantern to light your way into the spirit world. Samhain at the Crannog is a unique experience and sees visitors travelling from far and wide to attend; many of[...]

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