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Events in Aberfeldy - Balquhidder - Comrie - Crianlarich - Crieff - Kenmore - Killin - Lochearnhead - St Fillans - Strathyre - Tyndrum

Forthcoming Events through 2nd January 2018

(Read on down or click here   for major events that will take place throughout 2017)
 
Daily.  Auchingarrich Wildlife Centre and Rainbow Trout Fishing Ponds. Auchingarrich, by Comrie (01764-679469)
 
Daily.  Earth Adventures, Bushcraft, Archery and Fly & Bait Fishing activities for all.  Do It Outdoors, Auchingarrich by Comrie  (079-73802620)
 
Daily (09:00-17:00).  Mountain safaris, Forest safaris; Walking safaris; Biking safaris; Red Deer Centre.  Winter Watch safaris from November to February.  Highland Safaris, Dull, by Aberfeldy  (01887-820071)
 
Daily, April to November 2nd.  Loch Tay Safaris: a unique 90-minute cruise on Loch Tay exploring the history, heritage and folklore of Perthshire’s largest loch.  Loch Tay Safaris, Pier Road, Kenmore (01887-820071)
 
Mon - Sat (10:00-16:00).  Last entry 1 hr prior to closing. Dewar's Aberfeldy Distillery - visit distillery, warehouses and museum. Aberfeldy PH15 2EB (01887-822010)
 
Sat 7th October - Sat 27th January.  Artists in Rannoch: The exhibition features oils, site specific installations, words, tapestry, acrylics and cast bronze from the seven members of Rannoch artists' group. Aberfeldy Watermill & Gallery (01887-822896)
 
Thursdays (19:00 - 22:30).  Celtic Acoustic Music Sessions - folk to blues, bluegrass to instrumental. Birks Cinema, Aberfeldy (01887-829141)

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Saturday 9th  (10:00 - 17:00). Crieff Christmas Market - Gifts for all the family and everything you need for the festive season under one roof. Strathearn Artspace, Comrie Street, Crieff
Saturday 9th  (11:00). Christmas Santa Dash (Falls of Dochart Inn to Bridge of Lochay Hotel) followed by Carols from the Killin Community Choir and a Christmas Craft Fair. Bridge of Lochay Hotel, Killin
Sunday 10th  (10:00 - 17:00). Crieff Christmas Market - Gifts for all the family and everything you need for the festive season under one roof. Strathearn Artspace, Comrie Street, Crieff
Sunday 10th  (10:00). Community Christmas Service with carols sung by Killin Community Choir. Church of Scotland, Killin
Sunday 10th  (19:30 - 21:30). Crieff Choral Group Christmas Concert. Crieff Parish Church, Strathearn Terrace, Crieff
Monday 18th  (19:00). Community Carol Service with Killin Community Choir. Village Hall, Lochearnhead
Saturday 16th  (10:00 - 15:00). Christmas Community Fest - food hall, music, bouncy castle & Santa's grotto. Town Hall, Aberfeldy
Saturday 16th  (19:00 - 24:00). White Church Christmas Party Night: dinner, bar & Snapped Entertainment disco. White Church, Comrie (01764-679001)
Sunday 17th  (14:30 - 16:00). Brass Central Strathearn Christmas Concert. Strathearn Artspace, Comrie Street, Crieff
Saturday 23rd. Christmas Party Night Dinner with the Minogue Brothers.  Booking essential. Ben Lawers Hotel, Lawers  (01567-820436)
Sunday 24th  (12:00). Annual bedding of the St Fillans Healing Stones. Old Mill, Dochart Bridge, Killin (01567-820628)
Thursday 28th  (11:00 - 11:30). Christmas Holiday Storytime for 4 - 7 year olds. Aberfeldy Watermill & Gallery (01887-822896)
Saturday 30th  (20:30). Skipinnish - Scottish Highland West Coast music. McLaren Hall, Killin
Saturday 30th  (21:00). Live Music: Ted Christopher. Coach House Hotel, Killin  (01567-820349)
Sunday 31st  (20:00). Hogmanay Dance. Strathyre Village Hall (01877-384757)
Sunday 31st  (21:00 - 01:00). Hogmanay Party: Bring in the New Year with The Session covers band. Lochearnhead Village Hall
Sunday 31st  (21:00 - 01:00). Hogmanay Extravaganza: music, humour, dancing, wine, spirit and song. Balquhidder Village Hall
Sunday 31st  (23:45). Aberfeldy Hogmanay Festival. Town Square, Aberfeldy
Sunday 31st  (23:45). New Year Fireworks Display. Falls of Dochart Bridge, Killin
Sunday 31st  (18:30 - midnight). 8.30 Children’s Fancy Dress Parade at the White Church; 19.15 Fireworks at the Boulevard; Midnight Hogmanay Flambeaux: unique midnight torchlight procession. Melville Square, Comrie
Monday 1st January (13:00 - 16:00). New Year's Day Street Party: Vale of Atholl Pipe Band, dancing to Jack Delaney's Ceilidh Band and (normally) hog roast; mulled wine; broth; sausage rolls. Atholl Road (main street), Pitlochry (01796-473153)
Monday 1st  (21:00 - 01:00). New Year's Night Dance. McLaren Hall, Killin  (01567-820854)
Monday 1st  (21:00 - 01:00). New Year's Night Dance: Stuart McKeown Ceilidh Band. Balquhidder Village Hall (01877-384752)
Tuesday 2nd  (11:00 - 11:30)Festive Storytime for 4 - 7 year olds. Aberfeldy Watermill & Gallery (01887-822896)
 
 
Annual Events in 2017

Outdoor Activity Events

Tuesday 25th April. Bob MacGregor Memorial Road Run - 180 miles of Highland Perthshire roads.  Pre-1975 motorcycles preferred.  Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . McLaren Hall, Killin

Saturday 6th May (13:00). 29th Stuc a’ Chroin 5000: Category A Long Hill Race (distance 20 km; climb 1500 m). Strathyre

Saturday 3rd (09:00) - Sunday 4th June (15:00).  Bob MacGregor Memorial 2-Day Motorcycle Trial. Kinnell Estate, Killin

Sunday 11th June (09:00). 6th Strathearn Marathon. Cultybraggan Camp, Comrie

Wednesday 14th June  (19:30). Ben Sheann: short hill race (distance 3.4 km; climb 380 m).  Date to be confirmed. Strathyre

Saturday 1st July  (11:00). Ben Ledi Hill Race (distance 10 km; climb 750 m). Strathyre Forest Holidays

Saturday 8th July. 2017 Artemis Great Kindrochit Quadrathlon: Swim Loch Tay (1.3 km) - Walk / run seven Munros (24 km) - Kayak back to Ardtalnaig (11 km) - Cycle around Loch Tay (54 km).  Ardtalnaig, Loch Tay

Saturday 26th August  (12:00). Tay Fitness Killin 10K - open to all (walk, jog or run) charity event.  www.killin10k.co.uk   Dochart Bridge, Killin

Saturday 2nd September. Highland Perthshire Marathon and Half-Marathon – run or cycle.  www.highlandperthshiremarathon.co.uk   Wade's Park, Aberfeldy

Saturday 9th September (09:00). Open Water Swim: Loch Earn end-to-end (~10 km). 

Saturday 7th October. National Trust for Scotland Hill Race - Meall nan Tarmachan (distance 9.5 km; climb 700 m). Dan Watson (01567-820404)

Saturday 7th to Saturday 14th October. Drovers' Tryst Walking Festival: bag some local Munros, walk old drove roads or ramble through the glens.  Fun mountain bike racing, photographic walks & evening entertainment. Crieff and environs

 

Highland Games and Agricultural Shows

Saturday 1st July (08:00). Lochearnhead Shears International Sheep-shearing Competition. Games Park, Lochearnhead.

Wednesday 5th July (17:30 - 21:30). Kenmore Highland Games. Sports Field, Kenmore

Tuesday 18th July (10:45). Inveraray Highland Games & World Caber Championships. Castle Grounds, Inveraray

Saturday 22nd July (12:00 - 17:00). Balquhidder, Lochearnhead & Strathyre Highland Games. Games Park, Lochearnhead

Wednesday 2nd August (13:00). Killin Highland Games. Breadalbane Park, Killin

Saturday 12th August (09:30). Atholl & Breadalbane Agricultural Show & Highland Gathering. Wade's Park, Aberfeldy

Sunday 13th August (10:00 - 17:00). Perth Highland Games. North Inch, Perth

Saturday 19th August (10:30). Killin Agricultural Show. Breadalbane Park, Killin

Sunday 20th August (10:30). Crieff Highland Gathering. Market Park, Crieff

Thursday 24th August (10:30 - 16:30). Argyllshire Gathering (Oban). Mossfield Park, Oban

 

Activities for Children

Tuesdays 4th & 18th July and 1st & 15th August (10:30 - 12:30). Mini-beasts of the mountain (adults must be accompanied by a child and vice versa). Ben Lawers NNR car park

 

Live Traditional Music

Every Thursday (19:00 - 22:30). Celtic Acoustic Music Sessions led by Doug & Hilary Law. Birks Cinema, Aberfeldy

Friday 26th (19:00) to Sunday 28th May. 5th Strathyre Music Festival: www.balvaig.co.uk   Strathyre

Friday 16th to Sunday 18th June. Killin Music Festival '17. McLaren Hall, Killin

Friday 29th September to Sunday 1st October. 12th Callander Jazz & Blues Festival. Callander and area

 

Arts & Cultural Events

Saturday 10th to Sunday 18th June. Forth Valley Art Beat - a celebration of talent and individual inspiration. Over 140 artists at 80 different locations.

Friday 9th & Saturday 10th June. Perthshire and Angus Provincial Mod (Mòd Ionadail Shiorrachd Pheairt agus Aonghais). Breadalbane Community Campus, Aberfeldy

Saturday 2nd to Sunday 10th September. Perthshire Open Studios - artists and makers throughout Perthshire welcome you to their workshops & studios.

 

Food & Drink Events

Friday 26th - Sunday 28th May. Mhor Festival: food and drink, music, theatre, arts and dance. Monachyle Mhor Farm, Balquhidder

 

National Trust for Scotland Walks

Walks commence at the Ben Lawers National Nature Reserve car park unless otherwise stated.
For further information telephone 01567-820988 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Friday 23rd June (09:00). Ben Lawers Ridge Walk. Walk the 7 peaks of the Lawers range with a qualified mountain guide and wildlife expert. 8 - 10 hours duration. Booking essential. Ben Lawers NNR car park

Tuesday 4th July (10:30 - 12:30). Mini-beasts of the mountain (adults must be accompanied by a child and vice versa). Ben Lawers NNR car park

Wednesday 12th July (13:30 - 16:30).  Butterflies and moths of the mountain. Booking advisable. Ben Lawers NNR car park

Friday 14th July (09:00 - 17:00). Mountain flowers - an 8-hour high-level guided walk. Booking essential. Ben Lawers NNR car park

Tuesday 18th July (10:30 - 12:30). Mini-beasts of the mountain (adults must be accompanied by a child and vice versa). Ben Lawers NNR car park

Friday 21st July (09:00 - 17:00). Mountain flowers - an 8-hour high-level guided walk. Booking essential. Ben Lawers NNR car park

Friday 21st and / or Saturday 22nd July.  Moth night and / or morning. See rangers set harmless moth traps and check the catch in the morning. Ben Lawers NNR car park

Wednesday 26th July (13:30 - 16:00). Flora and fauna of the hillside. Booking advisable. Ben Lawers NNR car park

Friday 28th July (09:00 - 17:00). Mountain flowers - an 8-hour high-level guided walk. Booking essential. Ben Lawers NNR car park

Tuesday 1st August (10:30 - 12:30). Mini-beasts of the mountain (adults must be accompanied by a child and vice versa). Ben Lawers NNR car park

Wednesday 9th August (13.30 - 16:00). Hillside safari - a 2½ hour walk. Booking advisable. Ben Lawers NNR car park

Friday 11th August (10.30 - 16:30). An introduction to real navigation: map and compass navigation in the hills - a 6-hour course. Booking essential. Ben Lawers NNR car park

Tuesday 15th August (10:30 - 12:30). Mini-beasts of the mountain (adults must be accompanied by a child and vice versa). Ben Lawers NNR car park

Friday 18th August (09:30 - 17:00). An introduction to identification of grasses, sedges and rushes. Booking essential. Ben Lawers NNR car park

Wednesday 23rd August (13:30 - 16:00). Flora and fauna of the hillside. Booking advisable. Ben Lawers NNR car park

Wednesday 30th August (10:00).  Bheinn Ghlas & Ben Lawers. Walk 2 of the most popular peaks of the Lawers range with a qualified mountain guide and wildlife expert. 5 - 6 hours duration. Booking essential. Ben Lawers NNR car park

 

National Trust for Scotland Talks

Talks take place during July and August at the National Trust for Scotland meeting rooms, Lynedoch, Main Street, Killin FK21 8UW, at 8pm.

 

Heritage Events @ Scottish Crannog Centre, Loch Tay

Booking is essential for large groups - telephone 01887-830583.

Sunday 19th March (10.30 - 16.30).  Scottish Coppice Festival: a special day of coppice craft demonstations and market place.

Easter Sunday 16th April (10:30 - 16:30). Easter Eggstravaganza: cook pancakes, bake bread rolls and churn butter.

Sunday 30th April (10:30 - 16:30). BELTANE! - Celtic Spring Celebration. Storytelling, ceremonial fire and demonstrations. Bring blossoms to make flower garlands.

Sunday 28th May (10:30 - 16:30). Iron Age Ingenuity: hands-on ancient skills including bronze casting and wood turning.

Wednesday 21st June (evening event). Midsummer Music Festival: booking essential.

Thursday 20th July (10:30 – 16:30). Iron Age Gourmet Day: fabulous down-to-earth nutritious food, as prepared by our ancestors.

Sunday 6th August (10:30 - 16:30). Iron Age Artisan Village: Celts, crannogs and crafts.

Sunday 27th August (10:30 - 16:30). Summer Harvest Festival: ancient ploughing, seed sowing & bread baking in Iron Age clay ovens.

Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th September (10.30 - 16.30).  Ways with Wood: The Turnery Prize - Wood-turning and carving demonstrations by experts from throughout the country.

Sunday 15th October (10:30 - 16:30). Fun with Fruit and Fungi: a celebration of seasonal fare including tasters of fungi, hazelnuts, soups and stews.

Tuesday 31st October (19:00 - 21:00). Spooks and Sacrifices - Celtic Samhain Festival Night: fire juggling, sacrificial wicker ram burn, apple ducking, storytelling & much more, all lit by flaming torches.

 

Christmas / New Year

Sunday 31st December (23:45).  Killin New Year Firework Display.  Falls of Dochart, Killin

Sunday 31st December (23:45).  Comrie Hogmanay Flambeaux: unique midnight torchlight procession; pipe band.  Melville Square, Comrie

 


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Where is Killin? We’re here!

Find the public transport routes to and from Killin.

Taxis, banks, garages, church services and more – you’ll find them all here.

Find out what’s on in the next few days or major events throughout the year.


Throughout the year, businesses in the Killin area offer special promotions, bargain deals and special events. Visit these pages regularly to find special offers that appeal to you.