Local Events

There's so much to see and do in the Perthshire Highlands.

From off-road driving to an evening at the theatre or a walking and cycling break, plan it all when you stay at Fonab Castle. Our knowledgeable and friendly Concierge team are here to help.

May – September - Pitlochry Highland Night (every Monday)

The Park is fortunate to have a grassed terraced banking overlooking the show. You can there or watch the event from the comfort of your car even sound sounding the horn to show your appreciation

19:15 Gates open at 19:15
19:20 The Pipe Band marches from Fishers Hotel to the showground at around 19:20
19:45 Show starts
21:15 Show ends and the Pipe Band marches back to Fishers Hotel.

It is recommended to take warm clothing and even a blanket if sitting on the banking.

In poor weather, the show will take place in the Pitlochry Town Hall.

27th – 30th August 2020 - Blair Castle International Horse Trials

Beautiful Blair Castle is the proud host of Scotland’s premier equestrian event.

For the latest details please visit the main website.

12th September 2020 - Pitlochry Highland Games

Pitlochry Highland Games provides a fabulous day out for all the family. Drawing crowds of approx. 6000, visitors can enjoy:

Pipe Bands
Highland Dancing
Throwing the Hammer
Tug O War
Children’s Races
Massed Pipe Band Parade
Solo Piping
Tossing the Caber
Putting the Stone
Track Events
Stalls and Catering

1st October – 1st November 2020 - The Enchanted Forest

The Enchanted Forest is Scotland’s Premier Sound & Light Event

Nestled in the beautiful Faskally Wood in Pitlochry, The Enchanted Forest is the current winner of UK’s Best Cultural Event, Best Large Event and the Chairman’s Award and three times winner of Best Cultural Event at the Scottish Event Awards. The Enchanted Forest was also recently winner of the Rural Tourism & Hospitality Award at the 2016 Scottish Rural Awards. You can be sure to be dazzled by woodland wonderland.

Tickets will go on sale to the public 4th November 2018.

1st January - New Year’s Day Street Party

Join the locals as they welcome in the New Year in style with a New Year’s street party. Taking place in Pitlochry on New Year’s Day between 1pm and 4pm, entrance to this event is free.  A variety of delicious hearty food is served and revellers are invited to dance to a Ceilidh Band

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