All posts by: Patti Booth

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October Tayfest is a week long family festival showcasing the best that Highland Perthshire has to offer.  The event encourages you to step out of your comfort zone and try activities that you wouldn’t normally do. Now in its 5th year, the festival will run from Saturday 12th October to Sunday 20th October 2019.  Visitors […]

Pitlochry Highland Games was re-established in 1852 and one of the first traditional Highland Games to be revived.  The gathering takes place on the 2nd Saturday of September and 2019’s event will be held on the 14th September at the Recreation Ground in Pitlochry. It attracts 7,000 visitors from around the world and is a […]

New for 2019, Fèis Thatha is a weekend of music, dance and Gaelic fun in Aberfeldy.  The event takes place over the 14th and 15th September 2019. Open to people of all ages, visitors can participate and enjoy the traditional arts and Gaelic language through a wide programme of activities.  Activities include: the fiddle, guitar, […]

The Beyond the Tay Adventure Challenge is a 14km run from Aberfeldy to picturesque Kenmore followed by a 13km paddle back to Aberfeldy on the River Tay.  Organised by Beyond Adventure and Still Going Strong Events, the event takes place on 21st September 2019. The family friendly event is open to all and welcomes both […]

Birnam Highland Games takes place on the 31st August 2019.  Set against a magnificent backdrop of Highland Perthshire scenery, the event has been running since 1864. The family-friendly gathering is open to all and visitors can experience a wide array of traditional games and entertainment including: tossing the caber, track and field, cycling, highland dancing […]

New tourist route Heart 200 launched this week.  Aptly named for touring the heart of Scotland – the route links two national parks and spans Perth, Stirling, The Trossachs and Highland Perthshire. The 200 mile route offers something for everyone – enchanting castles, exhilarating adventures and breathtaking landscapes to name a few.  As well as […]

An annual event that sees professional artists and creators across Perthshire throw open the doors to their workshops and exhibit their work to the public. This year the event will run from 7th to the 15th September with 141 venues taking part and the work from over 200 artists to be enjoyed. Art enthusiasts can […]

Fortingall Art is Highland Perthshire’s most prestigious annual art exhibition.  Now in its 15th year, the cultural event draws thousands of visitors from all over the UK. This year the summer exhibition is running from 20th July until 4th August.  It will be displayed in the Molteno Hall in Fortingall and will feature works from: […]