Welcome to the 2017/18 Winter in Perth and Perthshire Guide containing all the information you need to plan a fantastic festive season.

Shopping? Enjoy the area’s exceptional mix of independent shops and well-known High Street stores. And don’t miss the many markets and fairs in the run up to Christmas.

Planning a night out? This Guide is full of suggestions including traditional pantomime, winter shows, classical concerts, talks and dining out in style.

There’s also plenty of suggestions for the little ones including where to catch up with Santa!

Add in all the fantastic events which form part of the Perth Winter Festival – from the Lights Switch On to the Gin and Chocolate Fest and from Halloween to the Santa Fun Run and you’ll see that Perthshire is the perfect place to be this winter!