Scotland’s first ever Year of Young People is happening in 2018. It aims to inspire all ages through its young people (8-26) by celebrating their achievements, valuing their contributions to communities and creating new opportunities for them to shine on a local and global stage.

Young people are at the heart of designing, developing and deciding what they want the year to be. The Scottish Government is working with youth partners and the events and tourism sector to deliver activities and experiences for communities across Scotland to enjoy and discover more about our amazing young people.

#YOYP2018

What’s On

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Myths and Magic Day School 10:00 am
Myths and Magic Day School @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Apr 2 @ 10:00 am – 3:30 pm
Myths and Magic Day School @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Spend the whole day immersed in the magical world of Myth and legend. Discover and learn magic tricks and the power of illusion from professional magician Cara Hamilton. Cara Hamilton has been a Professional Mindreader[...]
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Torchlight Tours 2:00 pm
Torchlight Tours @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Apr 11 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Torchlight Tours @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Are you brave enough to explore the museum basement by torchlight? Join ‘History and Horror tours’ for a spooky guided tour discovering some of the oddest objects in the museum’s collection and the grizzly tales[...]
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Torchlight Tours 2:00 pm
Torchlight Tours @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Apr 12 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Torchlight Tours @ Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Are you brave enough to explore the museum basement by torchlight? Join ‘History and Horror tours’ for a spooky guided tour discovering some of the oddest objects in the museum’s collection and the grizzly tales[...]
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Free Golf For Under 18s

Clubs across Perthshire offer all junior golfers under 18 years FREE golf when playing with a paying adult. We are delighted to encourage any combination of adults taking juniors out to enjoy a round in a two, three or four-ball.

A maximum of two children are permitted to play free, accompanied by one green fee paying adult. We recommend booking in advance as reservations are subject to availability. Some clubs may apply restrictions but whenever possible, they will do their best to accomodate and give junior golfers an opportunity to experience golf in Perthshire.

Top 10 Toddler Adventures

No matter how old you are, there are plenty of amazing adventures and experiences to enjoy around Perthshire and tiny tots are no exception! With the first five years being crucial for physical, intellectual, and social-emotional development, Perthshire is the perfect place to let your child develop.

Outdoor adventures, sporting activities and wildlife – keeping them happy and amused has never been easier.

Take a look here at someone of the amazing experiences toddlers and pre-schoolers can have, right here in Perthshire.

Top 10 Outdoor Activities in Perthshire

If you are looking to get the adrenaline pumping by taking part in a big adventure, you are in the right place. Perthshire is bursting with some amazing locations and activity providers which are guaranteed to bring you an adventure you won’t forget in a hurry.

Young Street Performers and Traders Wanted!

We are looking for young traders and street performers, age 16 to 26-year-old, who would like a FREE market pitch or street performance space at this years DiverseCiTay Festival.
We want the young people of Perthshire to show off their hidden talents and bedroom businesses as we celebrate the diverse culture of residents across Perthshire.

We are expecting over 10,000 attendees at our Festival so this is a great opportunity to strut your stuff!

Year of Young People 2018

Scotland’s first ever Year of Young People is happening in 2018. It aims to inspire all ages through its young people (8-26) by celebrating their achievements, valuing their contributions to communities and creating new opportunities for them to shine on a local and global stage.

Young people are at the heart of designing, developing and deciding what they want the year to be. The Scottish Government is working with youth partners and the events and tourism sector to deliver activities and experiences for communities across Scotland to enjoy and discover more about our amazing young people.

Book Your Free DiverseCiTAY Bus Journey

Book Your Free DiverseCiTAY Bus Journey on Saturday 23rd June. We’re offering free return bus trips to Perth City Centre from Invergowrie, Blackford, Kinross, Alyth and Aberfeldy

£10 Experiences | Cheap Things to do in Perthshire

Is money a little tight this week? Don’t worry, there’s plenty of great experiences to enjoy in Perth and around Perthshire without breaking the bank. If you are looking for some fun things to do without spending a fortune, here is 10 amazing experiences you can have for under £10!

Top 10 Glamping Sites in Perthshire

Glamping is perfect those who want to get out and get in touch with nature whilst retaining some home comforts we have all grown accustomed too.
Perthshire is bursting with brilliant campsites which specifically cater to glamping accommodation.

Top 10 Digital Detox Experiences

Digital detox experiences are places of escape from the bustle of the 24-hour connected lifestyle. No Wi-Fi, no internet, so you can just switch your phone off and enjoy the peace. A digital detox is a great holiday for families to reconnect; for couples who just want to spend time alone; or even for groups of friends who don’t want technology to distract from having a good time together.

BBC Music’s The Biggest Weekend: Perth

We are delighted to announce some more brilliant acts joining us at Scone Palace for the BBC Radio 2 and the BBC Radio 3 #BiggestWeekend!

Breabach, Karine Polwart and Eddi Reader are the newest acts to be added to the line-up, and we can’t wait to welcome them to Perth City Centre!!

Tickets are still available for the Friday night but make sure you get your tickets soon before they are gone!

The countdown is on for the most exciting live music event of the Summer, as BBC Music, Radio 2 and Radio 3 join forces to bring two days of spectacular performances to Scone Palace.

Perthshire Bucket List 2018

Are there things in Perthshire you’ve always wanted to do? Activities and sights that you keep meaning to get around to? If so, why not make a Perthshire Bucket List for 2018? Each month (or more often!) you could do a different activity, visit a different attraction or see something different.

Get Involved

Scotland is the first country in the world to dedicate a full year to celebrating young people. And we need your help to make it unforgettable. How can you champion and celebrate young people during 2018?

Share your ideas via #YOYP2018

 

stay social & spread the word #YOYP2018

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