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Illyria Outdoor Theatre- The Lost World

August 2nd, 2017 - August 2nd, 2017

Illyria has an unmatched reputation for innovation in the open-air touring theatre sector, where they are the first company to tackle a show in this genre and of this scope. Prehistoric thrills, monster laughs and life-size dinosaurs abound in the must-see show of the summer!

Recommended for older children and their families.

Running time: 1 hour 50 minutes including 20 minute interval

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Cambo Gardens

FAMILY SUMMER SIZZLE ADVENTURES – Summer holiday activities at Cambo!

August 7th, 2017 - August 7th, 2017

Every MONDAY, free drop in activities throughout the holidays from 12-3pm. Bring a picnic and join us round the camp fire! Each week we will have a fun activity afterwards either in the woods, gardens or beach.
7 August – camp fire then fairy trail (linking in with earlier family yoga session - see further listings for events)
We are currently transforming our historic stables into a new Visitor Centre, due to open this Autumn and there is lots happening at Cambo this summer….
For more information contact Judy: [email protected]

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Paxton House

Illyria Outdoor Theatre- Pride and Prejudice

August 12th, 2017 - August 12th, 2017

It’s back! Illyria’s production of Jane Austen’s glorious social comedy attracted sell-out audiences for 4 consecutive years. It toured throughout the UK and Europe, attracted nationwide critical acclaim and at its run at the 2003 Edinburgh Fringe the queue for returns stretched around the block.
Recommended for adults and children aged 5+

Running time: 2 hours 20 minutes including 20 minute interval

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Paxton House

Paxton House Summer Fayre

August 13th, 2017 - August 13th, 2017

Paxton House are re-starting their annual summer fayre and this one is shaping up to be a cracker!
With a live band on the lawn, local stall holders, face painting, bouncy castles and many more little surprises which will be announced over the next few weeks!
We hope you can all make it and enjoy a fun packed summers day at Paxton House!

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Cambo Gardens

FAMILY SUMMER SIZZLE ADVENTURE – Summer holiday activities at Cambo!

August 14th, 2017 - August 14th, 2017

Every MONDAY, free drop in activities throughout the holidays from 12-3pm. Bring a picnic and join us round the camp fire! Each week we will have a fun activity afterwards either in the woods, gardens or beach.
14 August – camp fire then natural kite making in the glass houses
We are currently transforming our historic stables into a new Visitor Centre, due to open this Autumn and there is lots happening at Cambo this summer….
For more information contact Judy: [email protected]

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Stirling Castle - HES

Renaissance Revelry

September 30th, 2017 - October 1st, 2017

Music, dance and drama fill the castle once again and bring it alive. Meet the characters and learn about their life in the Royal Palace. Visit the kitchen and see the food they would have prepared and hear more about the past times of the nobility and Mary, Queen of Scots.

This event is included in the Stirling Castle admission price.

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Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

Christmas at the Botanics

November 24th, 2017 - December 30th, 2017

The magical, botanical, illuminated trail...

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas when the trees and Glasshouses of the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh are spectacularly lit and all aglow. There’s something for everyone at this festive event, a one mile illuminated trail that winds its way through the world famous Garden providing a magical experience after dark. This year, the new 2017 winter trail is a botanical wonderland inspired by the Garden itself. As you enter, greeted by the sights and sounds of Christmas, wander beneath the tree canopies bathed in seasonal colour.

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Scone Palace

Scone Palace Cancer Research Christmas Fair

November 27th, 2017 - November 27th, 2017

The perfect opportunity to do your Christmas shopping!
There will be lots of wonderful gifts, cards, decorations and speciality foods which have been specially selected for their originality, quality and craftsmanship.

27 th November 2017, 4.00 pm - 8.00 pm & 28th November 2017, 10.00 am - 4.00 pm

The Old Servants' Hall Coffee Shop and Gift Shop will be open on both dates.
Please note this event is not suitable for young children and prams/pushchairs are not permitted in the Palace.

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Scone Palace

Cancer Research Christmas Fair

November 28th, 2017 - November 28th, 2017

The perfect opportunity to do your Christmas shopping!
There will be lots of wonderful gifts, cards, decorations and speciality foods which have been specially selected for their originality, quality and craftsmanship.

27th November 2016, 4.30 pm - 8.30 pm & 28th November 2016, 10.00 am - 4.00 pm

The Old Servants' Hall Coffee Shop and Gift Shop will be open on both dates.
Please note this event is not suitable for young children and prams/pushchairs are not permitted in the Palace.

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Scone Palace

Christmas Carol Concert

December 7th, 2017 - December 7th, 2017

Hark the Herald Angels Sing......Once again we are delighted to be joined by the Fair City Singers, an independent choir made up of 80 talented 11 -18-year-olds from across Perthshire.

Join us in the candle lit State Drawing Room here at Scone Palace as they delight their audience with a wonderful selection of fun and traditional Christmas carols and songs.

Tickets on sale from mid-October.

During the interval, Christmas fizz & mince pies will be served.

Why not come earlier and do a spot of Christmas Shopping at our late night shopping event?

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