Pitlochry Whats On July 2019The Pitlochry What’s On guide is full of events and activities in the Aberfeldy, Blair Atholl, Dunkeld, Pitlochry, Rannoch and Tummel areas from guided walks, theatre events, shows, highland games, lots of music all in one place. The Pitlochry What’s On is produced monthly.

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April 2019

Aberfeldy Farmers Market

7 April @ 8:00 am - 7 October @ 5:00 pm
Perthshire United Kingdom + Google Map

7th April to 7th October (1st Sun each month) 10am to 2pm
Aberfeldy Farmers Market + Crafts & Art Fair
The Square, Aberfeldy PH15 2DD
The farmers market has a wide range of fresh produce including meat, vegetables, fish, cheese, bread, chocolate and lots of beautiful hand crafted items for sale. Further details from Fiona MacEwan, 01887 829343 or 07990 834092 or aberfeldymarket@btopenworld.com

The Crafts & arts fair is in the Birks Cinema – you will find ‘Craftnade Traditional, Contemporary, Unique, Bespoke, Scottish’ art from in and around Highland Perthshire. Further details contact Lynn Shilp 01887 830620 or e-mail lynn@breaghaglass.com

Pitlochry Market

20 April @ 10:00 am - 19 October @ 3:00 pm
Perthshire United Kingdom + Google Map

20th April to 19th October (3rd Saturday each month) 10.00am to 3.00pm
Pitlochry Market
Pitlochry Business Centre, Armoury Road.PH16 5AP.
Fresh meat, vegetables, bread, cakes, bakes, beer, gin, mead, jewellery, arts and crafts. Local Traders, Produce and Crafts. For more details. email: stalls@pitlochrymarket.co.uk or www.PitlochryMarket.co.uk

July 2019

Summer Watch Safaris: No Question – An Opportunity of a Lifetime!

1 July @ 4:30 pm - 15 September @ 4:30 pm

1st July to mid-September (Departs daily 4.30pm)
Summer Watch Safaris: No Question – An Opportunity of a Lifetime!
Highland Safaris, By Aberfeldy PH15 2JQ
Summer is here! Nothing compares to the beauty, peace and tranquility of our hills and glens. The upland moors are starting to turn purple as the heather flowers. Red Grouse have hatched their chicks, our moors reverberate with the humming of Bees and the elusive Mountain Hare now matches the grey of the rocks. In the fading light with amazing photo opportunities and the chance to see amazing wildlife. Enjoy refreshments high in the hills where the serenity and sheer magnificence of this vista will become an everlasting memory. The Summer Watch Safaris depart at 1630hrs and includes a chilled wine or a hot drink. Perfect for a pre-dinner adventure. We look forwards to seeing you soon and welcoming on Summer Watch Safari! Booking highly recommended as they are popular. Tel:- 01887 820071 https://www.highlandsafaris.net/land-rover-safaris/summer-watch.html 

The Ladies Highland Open

14 July @ 10:00 am - 19 July @ 5:00 pm
Perthshire United Kingdom + Google Map

Sunday 14th to Friday 19th July 2019
The Ladies Highland Open
Pitlochry Golf Club, Golf Course Road, Pitlochry PH16 5QY
A wonderful week of Golf and social events second to none. Pitlochry Golf Course is proud to welcome you to the home of the Highland Open. Pitlochry Golf Course offers visitors the chance to play one of Perthshire’s most visually stunning golf courses and a fitting challenge for those of all handicaps. The competition comprises events and activities both on and off the course, and with many new friends to make, old acquaintances to catch up with, and everything in between, it makes for a complete golfing experience. So come along, join in and taste for yourself the Highland golf experience at Pitlochry. Tel:- 01796 472792

Celtic Summer at the Scottish Crannog Centre

18 July @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Perthshire United Kingdom + Google Map
£5 – £10.00

18th July
Celtic Summer 
The Scottish Crannog Centre, Kenmore Loch Tay PH15 2HW
A day of summer fun and games plus log boat races – weather permitting, music, Iron Age style summer food, beekeepers & more. This event is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund. For more on the Scottish Crannog Centre

Kayaking – adventure taster half days

22 July @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Monday 22nd, (1.30pm to 4pm)
Kayaking – adventure taster half days
Beyond Adventure, Riverside, Aberfeldy PH15 2EB
Kayaking – Beyond Adventure are running a series of adventure taster half days this summer, perfect for all. They can be for complete beginners through to seasoned adventurers! This includes all tuition, equipment and transport. Adults £45 Children £30. This includes all tuition, equipment and transport. To book on please get in touch – email@beyondadventure.co.uk or Tel 01887 829202. Not what you are looking for? We also run bespoke and private trips – visit www.beyondadventure.co.uk for our latest offerings!

Canoeing – adventure taster half days

25 July @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Thursday 25th (1.30pm to 4pm)
Canoeing – adventure taster half days
Beyond Adventure, Riverside, Aberfeldy PH15 2EB
Canoeing – Beyond Adventure are running a series of adventure taster half days this summer, perfect for all. They can be for complete beginners through to seasoned adventurers! This includes all tuition, equipment and transport. Adults £45 Children £30. This includes all tuition, equipment and transport. To book on please get in touch – email@beyondadventure.co.uk or Tel 01887 829202. Not what you are looking for? We also run bespoke and private trips – visit www.beyondadventure.co.uk for our latest offerings!

Paddleboarding – adventure taster half days

26 July @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Friday 26th,  (1.30pm to 4pm)
Paddleboarding – adventure taster half days
Beyond Adventure, Riverside, Aberfeldy PH15 2EB
Paddleboarding – Beyond Adventure are running a series of adventure taster half days this summer, perfect for all. They can be for complete beginners through to seasoned adventurers! This includes all tuition, equipment and transport. Adults £45 Children £30. This includes all tuition, equipment and transport. Book essential – email@beyondadventure.co.uk or Tel 01887 829202. Not what you are looking for? We also run bespoke and private trips – visit www.beyondadventure.co.uk for our latest offerings!

Soldiers Leap Jacobites and Red Coats

27 July @ 10:00 am - 28 July @ 4:00 pm

Sat 27th and Sun 28th July (10am to 4pm)
Soldiers Leap Jacobites and Red Coats
Killiecrankie National Trust of Scotland Visitor Centre, 3 miles north of Pitlochry, PH16 5LQ
Commemorating the 330th anniveersary of the Battle of Killiecrankie, when a Scottish Government Army was defeated by a Jacobite force almost half its size. There will be displays from the period, showing how they would have lived to Red Coat and Jacobite skirmishes. Entry is free. NTS Car Park charge of £2 helps go towards the upkeep costs of running the centre.

Taybank Market @ Dunkeld

27 July @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Perthshire United Kingdom + Google Map

Saturday 27 July 11am to 4pm
Taybank Market
The Taybank, Dunkeld PH8 0AQ
A monthly Artists and Makers Market, hosted by the Dunkeld Craft Collective.
The majority of our traders live and work in the Dunkeld area, a beautiful, picturesque village, long known for its creativity n art, music and literature. Come along and enjoy a day out in this spectacular location on the banks of The River Tay, there will be food and drink and maybe even a little impromptu music available all day from The Taybank Hotel. https://www.dunkeldcraftcollective.com/ Tel: 01350 727340

Kayaking – adventure taster half days

29 July @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Monday 29th (1.30pm to 4pm)
Kayaking – adventure taster half days
Beyond Adventure, Riverside, Aberfeldy PH15 2EB
Kayaking – Beyond Adventure are running a series of adventure taster half days this summer, perfect for all. They can be for complete beginners through to seasoned adventurers! This includes all tuition, equipment and transport. Adults £45 Children £30. This includes all tuition, equipment and transport. To book on please get in touch – email@beyondadventure.co.uk or Tel 01887 829202. Not what you are looking for? We also run bespoke and private trips – visit www.beyondadventure.co.uk for our latest offerings!

August 2019

Celts are Coming at the Scottish Crannog Centre

2 August @ 10:00 am - 5 August @ 5:00 pm
Perthshire United Kingdom + Google Map
£5 – £10.00

2nd to 5th August
Celts are Coming 
The Scottish Crannog Centre, Kenmore Loch Tay PH15 2HW
4 days of prehistoric celebrations including music, demonstrations by Iron Age experts.  More information will be posted on the Scottish Crannog website or call us on 01887 830583. This event is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund. For more on the Scottish Crannog Centre

Strathearn 2019 – Orienteering

2 August @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until 3 August 2019

Fri 2nd and Saturday 3rd August
Strathearn 2019 – Orienteering
Venues:- Rotmell Farm off the old A9 via Dunkeld and Grandtully
GET YOUR FAMILY ORIENTEERING THIS SUMMER – The Scottish six day orienteering event brings big time sporting action to the area on August 2nd and 3rd with both spectating and novice come-and-try-it opportunities. Venues are – 2nd Craig a Barns (Rotmell Farm off the old A9 via Dunkeld only – no access from A9) and on the 3rd – Grandtully parking in a field to the west of the junction of the A827 and B898 Parking fees. Spectator entrance free. Competition entry fees. (Biosecurity – please clean shoes before coming and after. leaving the area)

Above the Soldier’s Leap

3 August @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
£25.00

Saturday 3rd August 10am to 5pm
Above the Soldier’s Leap

Blair Atholl to Pitlochry
A great walk from Blair Atholl to Pitlochry across quiet moors, through forests and alongside lochs and rivers. After following an old right of way we go across a lovely moor, offering fantastic views of the hills on a good day, to Craig Fonvuick and then follow a good path into the Pass of Killiecrankie via some old shielings. We then walk along the lovely wooded banks of Loch Faskally to Pitlochry. The walk is 16km (10 miles) with a total ascent of 600m and will take 6-7 hours. The cost is £25 per person plus a rail fare for travel from Pitlochry to Blair Atholl. Please call us on 07402 666656 or 07588 438583, or email us on info@perthshiretreks.scot, for more information and bookings.

Highland Four Ball Better Ball Open

4 August

Sunday 4th August
Highland Four Ball
Pitlochry Golf Couse, Golf Course Road, Pitlochry PH16 5Qy
If you can’t make the weeks golf, come and play in the Highland Four Ball Better Ball Open on Sunday the 4th August. Entry £20 per pair. For more info call 01796 472792 or manager@pitlochrygolf.co.uk or got www.PitlochryGolf.co.uk

The 100th Gents Highland Open @ Pitlochry Golf Club

4 August @ 8:00 am - 9 August @ 5:00 pm
Perthshire United Kingdom + Google Map

Sunday 4th August – Friday 9th August 2019
The 100th Gents Highland Open
Pitlochry Golf Club, Golf Course Road, Pitlochry PH16 5QY
Pitlochry Golf, since 1909 has offered visitors the chance to play one of Perthshire’s most visually stunning Golf Courses and iconic Golf Tournaments. The week comprises competition and events both on and off the course, where new friends are made and old acquaintances to catch up with. The 100th tournament will be special so don’t delay in entering, join in and taste for yourself the “Highland” Golf Experience at Pitlochry. Entry Cost for past participants: Non-Member £90. Country Member £60, Full Member £40 **Introduce a new friend of the Highland and get £20 off your entry.** Address:Golf Course Rd, Pitlochry PH16 5QY Tel:01796 472792 Web: http://www.pitlochrygolf.co.uk

Schiehallion: the fairy hill walk

6 August @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
£25.00

6th August from 10am to 4pm
Schiehallion Walk: the fairy hill
A fantastic walk up Schiehallion (1083m), a famous Perthshire Munro. There are some interesting stories to tell about the “fairy hill of the Caledonians” and it can offer great views in all directions. The walk is 10km with a total ascent of 750m and will take 5-6 hours. 
The cost is £25 per person. To help support the future management of Schiehallion, we will donate 50% of our net income from this walk to the John Muir Trust. For more information and bookings, please go to: https://www.perthshiretreks.scot/events or Telephone: 07402 666656 or 07588 438583 E-mail: info@perthshiretreks.scot

Logierait Farmers Market

11 August @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Perthshire United Kingdom + Google Map

11th August 10.00am to 2.00pm
Logierait Farmers Market
Mill of Logierait, Ballinluig, Perthshire, PH9 0LH
2nd Sunday throuigh the summer months. Selection of traders selling local produce and crafts, from fresh fish, meats, pies, bread, baking, vegetables to chocolates and preserves. Also find plants, soaps, fudge, dog treats, jewellery, art, woodcrafts and collectables. Free car parking, the local buses stop at the gate. There is somewhere to sit down, have a blether, enjoy a mug of coffee or tea, and a hot pie locally made by MacDonalds, and listen to some live fiddle music, and even nice loos! The Farm’s Narrow Gauge Railway runs on Market days, from Midday. Tel:- 01796 482222

Summer Pop Up Market

17 August @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

17th August 11am to 3pm 
Summer Pop Up Market
Mains of Taymouth, Kenmore PH15 2HN
This popular little market has local crafts people, food and drink stalls. Felting, bread, cakes, knitting, meet the Strathearn Cheese maker with his cheeses, very talented hand made slate designs by Nicola. Herbalist, hand made Harris Tweed cushions, delicious Mains of Taymouth Kenmore fudge and much more. A lovely atmosphere in a very special place on Loch Tay. Highly recommended.

Land Rover Blair Castle International Horse Trials

22 August - 25 August
Perthshire United Kingdom + Google Map

Thurs 22nd to Sun 25th August
Land Rover Blair Castle International Horse Trials
Blair Castle, Blair Atholl, By Pitlochry PH18 5TL
Equestrian sport dominates the four days, competitors ranging from Olympic champions to local Pony Club children and everyone in between. Many different types of equestrian competition including eventing and dressage can be seen. If you are not especially horse-crazy though, fear not, there is still plenty to watch and lots of things to keep you entertained!

The Bruadar Country Fair takes place on Saturday and Sunday, and showcases all sorts of countryside pursuits. Displays in the Bruadar Country Fair Arena in recent years have encompassed everything from traditional countryside pastimes such as falconry and gun dog training to the more modern activity of quad bike stunt riding!

Over 200 trade stands offer something to suit every taste and every budget. Fine art, casual and country clothing, jewellery and vehicles are all available. A large food hall is full of delights – handmade chocolates, organic and rare breed meats, pastries and baked goods, fine wines… delicious! Equestrian shoppers too will be in their element, with tack, clothing, horseboxes, jumps, feed and bedding all on offer. For more details www.BlairHorseTrials.co.uk info@blairhorsetrials.co.uk

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