Thursday January 19, 2017

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For the first time in Aberdeen and north-east Scotland! Direct from six sold-out seasons in London’s Hyde Park Winter Wonderland and three packed-out tours, Britain’s favourite contemporary thrill circus is setting out once again to amaze and...
His Majesty’s Theatre, ABERDEEN, Aberdeenshire AB25 1GL
Wed 1 Feb to Sat 4 Feb

Rock Icons is an all new energetic live music show that will take you on a musical and visual journey through the eras and evolution of Rock and Classic Rock, featuring the music from the worlds most iconic Bands such as Yes, Deep Purple, Queen,...
ACT Theatre, 33 King St, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire AB24 5AA
Sun 12 Feb

The UK’s premier comedy family drag variety show is back! With A Brand New Fabulous Show for 2017! Whatever your age, come along and join Mrs T and the “girls” from MHT this Spring for a truly magnificent night of dazzling costumes, side...
Arts Theatre, 33 King St, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire AB24 5AA
Tue 21 Feb

Award winning comedian and actor Omid Djalili known for his legendary stand-up performances, is back on a nationwide tour! Intelligent, sometimes provocative and always entertaining, his stand-up is a hugely energetic and captivating comedy...
His Majesty’s Theatre, Rosemount Viaduct, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire AB25 1GL
Thu 23 Feb

The Aberdeen Boat Race returns to the River Dee this March, where the University of Aberdeen will face reigning champions Robert Gordon University in an intense battle of skill and determination. Last year, Robert Gordon University clinched the...
River Dee, South Esplanade West, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire AB11 9AA
Sat 4 Mar

Ecclesgreig Castle, Victorian Gothic on a 16th century core, is internationally famous as an inspiration for Bram Stoker’s Dracula. The snowdrop walk ( 150+ varieties of snowdrop) starts at the castle, meanders around the estate, along...
St Cyrus, Aberdeenshire DD10 0DP
Sun 5 Mar

Harlem Globetrotters. Artists performing: Harlem Globetrotters.: Tickets avaiable.
Aberdeen Exhibition Centre - GE Arena, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire AB23 8BL
Wed 5 Apr

Auchmacoy House’s attractive policies feature spectacular displays of thousands of daffodils. Directions: A90 from Aberdeen. Turn right to Auchmacoy/Collieston.
Ellon, Aberdeenshire AB41 8RB
Sun 16 Apr

Set in an ancient landscape in the foothills of the impressive foreboding hill of Bennachie. A circular walk through glorious daffodils with outstanding views. Interesting garden in early stages of restoration, with large groupings of rhododendrons...
Oyne, Inverurie, Aberdeenshire AB52 6RW
Sun 30 Apr

Castle Fraser’s designed landscape and parkland are the work of Thomas White dating from 1794. Castle Fraser, one of the most spectacular of the Castles of Mar, has a traditional walled garden of trees, shrubs and herbaceous plantings, a...
Sauchen, Inverurie, Aberdeenshire AB51 7LD
Sat 6 May and Sun 7 May

Beautiful five acre Woodland Garden filled with azaleas and rhododendrons beneath ancient Scots pines, Douglas firs and silver firs, some over 42 metres tall, beeches and rare and unusual trees, including pindrow firs, Pere David’s maple, Erman’s...
Inchmarlo, Banchory, Aberdeenshire AB31 4AL
Sun 21 May

A series of evening guided tours with the Head Gardener. The west garden was made by Charles and Henrietta Leith-Hay around the beginning of the 20th century. In summer the magnificent zigzag herbaceous and serpentine catmint borders provide a...
Huntly, Aberdeenshire AB54 4NQ
Thu 25 May, Thu 29 Jun

Join the Head Gardener for a walk through the historic rose garden each Wednesday at 2:00pm throughout July. The Trust has established a collection of old-fashioned roses which is at its peak for blossom and colour during July. Other garden areas...
Drumoak, by Banchory, Aberdeenshire AB31 5EY
Sat 27 May and Sun 28 May

The Sessions a LIVE re-staging of The Beatles at Abbey Road Studios: Tickets avaiable.
Aberdeen Exhibition Centre - GE Arena, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire AB23 8BL
Mon 29 May

These gardens were created in the ancient quarry below the Castle. The bridge spanning the garden is a copy of famous brig o’ Balgownie and reflects beautifully on the largest of the four ponds which plays host to a wide range of water plants....
Alford, Aberdeenshire AB33 8RA
Sun 4 Jun

Late Victorian house, for which Queen Victoria laid the foundation stone, with superb views over the Dee Valley. There are herbaceous borders, heather beds, a water garden and rockery with alpines. The Golden Jubilee garden contains trees, shrubs...
Tarland, Aberdeenshire AB34 4XX
Sun 4 Jun

An evening tour with the Curator, Mark Paterson and Head Gardener, Richard Walker. The garden comprises a sunken garden with alpine lawn, a rock garden built in the 1960s complete with cascading water and pond system, a long double sided herbaceous...
23 St Machar Drive, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire AB24 3UU
Wed 7 Jun

The Great British Dog Walk is an annual event in aid of Hearing Dogs for Deaf People.This is a family and dog friendly event and everyone is welcome. There are two walk lengths to choose from; the short walk is 3km long and suitable for...
Haddo House and Country Park, Methlick, Ellon, Aberdeenshire AB41 7EQ
Sat 10 Jun

This steeply sloping garden of just under one acre is packed with plants. It rises from a wet streamside gully and woodland, past sunny terraces and a small parterre, to dry flowery banks. Directions: Burnhervie is about three miles west of...
Burnhervie, Inverurie, Aberdeenshire AB51 5JR
Sun 11 Jun

A superb series of gardens around a Victorian Castle with great views across Deeside. Walled garden with a world-class laburnum walk, a mixture of herbaceous and shrub borders, vegetables and fruit trees. Extensive lawns and wildflower meadows and a...
Kincardine O’Neil, Aberdeenshire AB34 5AE
Sun 11 Jun

Finzean House was the family home of Joseph Farquharson, the Victorian landscape painter, and the garden was the backdrop for several of his paintings. The garden has lovely views over the historic holly hedge to the front of Clachnaben. There is a...
Finzean, Banchory, Aberdeenshire AB31 6NZ
Sun 18 Jun

Ecclesgreig Castle, Victorian Gothic on a 16th century core, is internationally famous as an inspiration for Bram Stoker’s Dracula. The snowdrop walk ( 150+ varieties of snowdrop) starts at the castle, meanders around the estate, along...
St Cyrus, Aberdeenshire DD10 0DP
Sun 18 Jun

Nestled in the north east corner of Scotland, between Inverness and Aberdeen, Portsoy is a small former fishing port which boasts two beautiful harbours. The annual Scottish Traditional Boat Festival provides something for everyone - a real family...
Links Road, Portsoy, Aberdeenshire AB45 2SS
Sat 24 Jun and Sun 25 Jun

An informal country garden extending to a half acre, with a further six acres of wildflowers, native trees and a pond. Wildlife friendly mixed borders are filled with shrubs and perennials and include a ‘hot’ border with various flaxes and a...
Bridge of Muchalls, Stonehaven, Aberdeenshire AB39 3RU
Sun 25 Jun

The gardens at Haddo have recently been restored to their original Victorian glory and showcase geometric beds planted in a modern interpretation of Victorian formal bedding schemes. Meet the gardeners and learn about this project, the history of...
Methlick, Ellon, Aberdeenshire AB41 7EQ
Wed 28 Jun, Wed 9 Aug

Sexy, funny, feisty, eye opening and totally entertaining - East meets West and Cabaret meets spectacular West End musical as the party explodes into life in a dazzling kaleidoscope of colour. The entertainment is fast and unrelenting as the...
Sabai Pavilion, Baxter Park, Aberdeenshire DD4 6NL
Fri 30 Jun to Sat 8 Jul

Join the Head Gardener for a walk through the historic rose garden each Wednesday at 2:00pm throughout July. The Trust has established a collection of old-fashioned roses which is at its peak for blossom and colour during July. Other garden areas...
Drumoak, by Banchory, Aberdeenshire AB31 5EY
Wed 5 Jul, Wed 12 Jul, Wed 19 Jul, Wed 26 Jul

An informal country cottage garden extending to ¾ acre with a further acre as wildflower meadow and pond. There are several garden rooms which have different moods, from the bright sunny gravel garden to the shady and cool orchard. Borders are...
Rothienorman, Inverurie, Aberdeenshire AB51 8YB
Sun 9 Jul

Sexy, funny, feisty, eye opening and totally entertaining - East meets West and Cabaret meets spectacular West End musical as the party explodes into life in a dazzling kaleidoscope of colour. The entertainment is fast and unrelenting as the...
Sabai Pavilion, Beach Links, Aberdeenshire AB24 5NS
Fri 14 Jul to Tue 29 Aug

Douneside is the former home of Lady MacRobert who developed these magnificent gardens in the early to mid-1900s. Ornamental borders and water gardens surround a spectacular infinity lawn overlooking the Deeside hills. A large walled garden...
Tarland, Aberdeenshire AB34 4UD
Sun 16 Jul

Our garden has evolved from grass circling the house and steading to a series of small garden areas with places to sit and enjoy the surroundings. Our aim has been to create a pleasing environment to delight the senses through different garden...
Cuminestown, Turriff, Aberdeenshire AB53 5YS
Sat 22 Jul and Sun 23 Jul

The property, which can be traced back to the Crusades, is surrounded by three acres of landscaped lawns, formal walled garden, veg and greenhouse area and a newly planted orchard. There are 27 acres of wooded walks, paddocks and a large wildlife...
Insch, Aberdeenshire AB52 6LJ
Sun 23 Jul

A series of evening guided tours with the Head Gardener. The west garden was made by Charles and Henrietta Leith-Hay around the beginning of the 20th century. In summer the magnificent zigzag herbaceous and serpentine catmint borders provide a...
Huntly, Aberdeenshire AB54 4NQ
Thu 27 Jul, Thu 24 Aug

In the heart of the beautiful Vale of Alford, the village lies near the River Don amid rolling farmland. The gardens, both mature and newly established, offer a fascinating range of planting and designs, some quirky, some traditional, but all...
Alford, Aberdeenshire AB33 8HH
Sun 30 Jul

Celebrating 75 years of opening for charity with Scotland’s Gardens. The nucleus of the beautiful present day house dates from 15th century with additions in 18th and 19th centuries. A traditional Scottish walled garden on a slope with...
Drumlithie, Stonehaven, Aberdeenshire AB39 3YA
Sun 6 Aug

Pitmedden is a seventeenth century walled garden on two levels. Original garden pavilions with ogival roofs look down on an elaborate spectacle of four rectangular boxwood parterres flanked by fine herbaceous borders and espalier trained apple trees...
Ellon, Aberdeenshire AB41 7PD
Sun 13 Aug

Fasque Castle the former family home of William Gladstone four - time PM under Queen Victoria is set deep within its own forested parkland at the end of a drive through a private deer park. The current owners have restored the house to its former...
Fettercairn, Laurencekirk, Aberdeenshire AB30 1DN
Sun 13 Aug

Tarland Community Gardens opened in 2013 and is a Tarland Development Group project. It provides an inclusive and accessible community growing space for local residents. It has indoor (polytunnel) and outdoor raised beds for rent plus communal...
Aboyne, Aberdeenshire
Sat 23 Sep

17 May: Join our expert Head Gardener for high tea followed by a garden walk within the beautiful setting of the gardens at Crathes Castle. Chance to Q&A with HG during high tea. 30 October: Members of the garden team will lead you the autumn...
Banchory, Aberdeenshire AB31 5QJ
Wed 17 May, Sat 30 Sep

These gardens were created in the ancient quarry below the Castle. The bridge spanning the garden is a copy of famous brig o’ Balgownie and reflects beautifully on the largest of the four ponds which plays host to a wide range of water plants....
Alford, Aberdeenshire AB33 8RA
Sun 1 Oct

UB40. Artists performing: UB40.: Tickets avaiable.
Aberdeen Exhibition Centre - GE Arena, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire AB23 8BL
Fri 8 Dec

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