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Recent Posts

Christmas Lights Switch On Acts Revealed

We’re delighted to reveal the acts for Perth’s biggest ever Christmas party! It’s big, bright and brimming with stars, Perth’s Christmas Light’s Switch On is this year’s must-see festive celebration with a fantastic line-up of sensational acts making their way to Fair City to kick-start the season’s glorious Winter Festival including Alesha Dixon, MUD, The Hunna, East 17, Boyzlife and more! Read more →

Happy Mondays: Week 6 – Ben Vrackie

My last walk up Ben Vrackie, the hill that overlooks Pitlochry in Perthshire, was a much sadder affair. I'd just split up with my girlfriend at the time and needed to get some head space. The slow wander, time to think and stunning scenery helped me get some perspective on the situation. Read more →

BOOKMARK 2017

While searching on the internet for the collective noun for booklovers this was offered up: a bookmark of readers. How very apt as this weekend Blairgowrie was the destination for visitors who enjoyed the book festival BOOKMARK 2017. A packed programme from Friday 6th to Sunday 8th October saw readers and writers celebrate a love of literature in Blairgowrie, Rattray and The Glens. Read more →

Upcoming Events

Oct
22
Sun
2017
all-day Perth Museum and Art Gallery: Th... @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: Th... @ 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,...
10:00 am Perth Continental Market @ Perth City Centre
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...
10:00 am Women @ Perth Concert Hall
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,...
6:30 pm Wind Resistance @ Perth Theatre
Wind Resistance @ Perth Theatre
Oct 22 @ 6:30 pm
Wind Resistance @ Perth Theatre
Every autumn, two and a half thousand pink-footed geese fly...
Oct
23
Mon
2017
all-day Perth Museum and Art Gallery: Th... @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: Th... @ 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,...
10:00 am Women @ Perth Concert Hall
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,...
7:30 pm The Simon and Garfunkel Story @ Perth Concert Hall
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...
Oct
24
Tue
2017
all-day Perth Museum and Art Gallery: Th... @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: Th... @ 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,...
10:00 am Women @ Perth Concert Hall
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,...
6:00 pm Let’s Dance @ Perth Concert Hall
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....
7:30 pm Elaine Paige in Concert @ Perth Concert Hall
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...
Oct
25
Wed
2017
all-day Perth Museum and Art Gallery: Th... @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: Th... @ 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,...
10:00 am Women @ Perth Concert Hall
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,...
11:30 am Coffee, Croissant and Art @ Perth Concert Hall
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...
12:30 pm £2 Talk: The Carpow Bronze Age L... @ pin Hide Map Perth Museum & Art Gallery
£2 Talk: The Carpow Bronze Age L... @ 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....
7:30 pm Horsecross Voices @ Perth Concert Hall
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...
Oct
26
Thu
2017
all-day Perth Museum and Art Gallery: Th... @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Perth Museum and Art Gallery: Th... @ 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,...
10:00 am Women @ Perth Concert Hall
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,...
6:00 pm Spirits of Scone @ Scone Palace
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...
7:30 pm St Petersburg Symphony Orchestra @ Perth Concert Hall
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...