Pitlochry Whats On Guide May 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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May 2019

Folk and blues night in the Ewe Bar

17 May @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Perthshire United Kingdom + Google Map

Every Friday 8pm
Folk and blues night in the Ewe Bar
Fortingall Hotel, Fortingall, By Aberfeldy, Perthshrie PH152NQ
Friday night the local musicians gather to play folk and blues night in the Ewe Bar – sometimes the music is also on Saturday night as well. There is nothing to beat an evening in the company of locals who love playing together – very special. We suggest you book a table and have some food before hand in the Ewe Bar. Tel: 01887830367 For more on the Fortingal Hotel

Stephanie Gibson – Live @ McKays

17 May @ 9:00 pm - 12:00 am
Free

17th May from 9pm
Stephanie Gibson – Live @ McKays
McKays Hotel, Bar and Restaurant, 138 Atholl Road, Pitlochry PH16 5AG
Brilliant vocalist from Dundee, with over 4 years experience, singing all genres of music to get the audience up on their feet singing and dancing along! Free entry. Tel 01796 473888

Scott MacDonald at The Old Mill Inn

17 May @ 9:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Free

17th May from 9.30pm
Scott MacDonald at The Old Mill Inn 
The Old Mill Inn, Mill Lane, Pitlochry PH16 5BH
Singer/songwriter from Glasgow plays acoustic guitar & harmonica driven music. FREE Admission T: 01796 474 020 www.oldmillevents.co.uk www.theoldmillpitlochry.co.uk

 

Optics fair at Loch of the Lowes Visitor Centre

18 May @ 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Perthshire United Kingdom + Google Map

Sat 18 May 10.30am – 4pm
Optics fair
Loch of the Lowes Visitor Centre, By Dunkeld Perthshire PH8 0HH
A wide selection of binoculars and telescopes to try and buy, with expert advice from the Viking representative. 01350 727 337 and lochofthelowes@scottishwildlifetrust.org.uk

Etape all you can Eat Pasta Buffet

18 May @ 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
£7.95

18th May 2pm to 9pm
Etape all you can Eat Pasta Buffet
McKays Hotel, Bar and Restaurant, 138 Atholl Road, Pitlochry PH16 5AG
Let us take care of your carb loading for the Etape Caledonian. At McKays our all you can eat pasta buffet is perfect for you and your supporters. We’ll take all your food prep worries away the night before the big race.
Our pasta buffet is on from 3pm until late on Saturday 18th May and we’ll give you a wrist band once you pay so you can come along at any time. To arrange a wrist band just pop into McKays anytime on Friday 17th and Saturday 18th May to collect yours. Adults £12.95 Under 12’s £7.95 Tel:- o1796 473888

Cousin Kens Nephews – Live @ McKays

18 May @ 9:00 pm - 12:00 am
Free

18th May from 9pm
Cousin Kens Nephews – Live @ McKays
McKays Hotel, Bar and Restaurant, 138 Atholl Road, Pitlochry PH16 5AG
Cousin Ken’s Nephews are an all round five piece band who guarantee to have their audience dancing and signing all night long. The band comes with a wealth of experience to ensure an evening you will never forget. Free entry. Tel 01796 473888

Headroom at The Old Mill Inn

18 May @ 9:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Free

18th May from 9.30pm
at The Old Mill Inn
The Old Mill Inn, Mill Lane, Pitlochry PH16 5BH
A covers band from Dundee playing hits from across the decades. FREE Admission T: 01796 474 020 www.oldmillevents.co.uk www.theoldmillpitlochry.co.uk

 

Etape Caledonia – Closed road Cycle event

19 May @ 6:30 am - 3:00 pm
Etape Caledonia Pitlochry main street on event day

Sunday 19th May – The first wave leaves at 6.30am.
Etape Caledonia
Pitlochry, Tummel, Rannoch, Aberfeldy
Etape Caledonia starts and finishes in Pitlochry. It is a mass participation cycling event offering two route options for riders: An 85 mile route – The course is on closed roads beginning and concluding in Pitlochry. The course consists of rolling hills and forest-lined roads around Loch Rannoch and Loch Tummel, combined with the demanding, twisting climb of Mt Schiehallion (1,083m). 40 mile route – The course is on closed roads beginning and concluding in Pitlochry. A 40 mile route take you left away from the 85 mile route at Loch Tummel and then South towards Coshieville, round to Aberfeldy before you finish back in Pitlochry. You can the organisers by email on etape@limelightsports.com or call them on 0845 680 8838

Etape Wrap Party with Last Orders from 4PM

19 May @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free

19th May from 4pm
Etape Wrap Party at The Old Mill Inn 
The Old Mill Inn, Mill Lane, Pitlochry PH16 5BH
Last Orders are our top Rock tribute act covering all the rock & pop favourites. 4PM Start. FREE Admission T: 01796 474 020 www.oldmillevents.co.uk www.theoldmillpitlochry.co.uk

 

Sausage Roll Week @ The Country Bakery Dunkeld

20 May - 25 May
Free
Sausage Roll week at the Dunkeld Bakery

20th to 25th May
Sausage Roll Week
Country Bakery, 26 Atholl St, Dunkeld PH8 0AR
Every Day this week we are introducing a new GOURMET sausage roll to Dunkeld… some will make the menu – some won’t!   It is really up to you. Making an appearance will be: Pork and Black Pudding; Pork and Haggis; Pork with Chicken and Stuffing; Pork with Caramelised Onion; Italian Pork with Sundried Tomato and  others!!! Come in Everyday to try them. £2.20 each or 2 for £4

Bats: why should we care? At Loch of the Lowes

24 May @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Perthshire United Kingdom + Google Map

Fri 24 May 7pm-9pm
Bats: why should we care?
Loch of the Lowes Visitor Centre, By Dunkeld Perthshire PH8 0HH
Liz Ferrell from the Bat Conservation Trust will give an informative talk about the work of the charity, the bats found in the UK and why we should all care about these unique mammals. Non-member £6, member £5, child £3.*† (* advance booking is essential for these events; † not suitable for children under 8. Book your place by phoning Loch of the Lowes Visitor Centre on 01350 727 337, or visit scottishwildlifetrust.org.uk/events)

Folk and blues night in the Ewe Bar

24 May @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Perthshire United Kingdom + Google Map

Every Friday 8pm
Folk and blues night in the Ewe Bar
Fortingall Hotel, Fortingall, By Aberfeldy, Perthshrie PH152NQ
Friday night the local musicians gather to play folk and blues night in the Ewe Bar – sometimes the music is also on Saturday night as well. There is nothing to beat an evening in the company of locals who love playing together – very special. We suggest you book a table and have some food before hand in the Ewe Bar. Tel: 01887830367 For more on the Fortingal Hotel

Dave and Paul – Live @ McKays

24 May @ 9:00 pm - 12:00 am
Free

24th May from 9pm
Dave and Paul – Live @ McKays

McKays Hotel, Bar and Restaurant, 138 Atholl Road, Pitlochry PH16 5AG
Fantastic duo Dave & Paul, regulars at McKays back for a night of pure entertainment belting our songs from across the decades. Free entry. Tel 01796 473888

Lynnie Carson at The Old Mill Inn

24 May @ 9:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Free

24th May from 9.30pm
Lynnie Carson at The Old Mill Inn 
The Old Mill Inn, Mill Lane, Pitlochry PH16 5BH
Talented Glasgow based singer/songwriter playing a mix of originals & covers including the likes of Marvin Gaye and First Aid Kit. FREE Admission T: 01796 474 020 www.oldmillevents.co.uk www.theoldmillpitlochry.co.uk

 

Modern Calligraphy Workshop

25 May @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
£59

25th May 10am to 1pm
Modern Calligraphy Workshop

Errichel and Thyme Restaurant, Crieff Road, Aberfeldy PH15 2EL
What are you doing on 25th May 2019!? We are so excited to announce that we have the wonderful  Jenni Liandu doing one of her Modern Calligraphy Workshops at Errichel and Thyme Restaurant. Limited spaces available! 10.00Hrs – 13.00Hrs More information and BOOKING in link below. http://www.jlcalligraphy.com/new-products/may-modern-calligraphy-beginners-errichel

Atholl Highlanders Talk

25 May @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Perthshire United Kingdom + Google Map

Saturday 25th May 11am
Atholl Highlanders Talk
Blair Castle, Blair Atholl, By Pitlochry PH18 5TL
Discover more about the fascinating history of the Atholl Highlanders, Europe’s last remaining private army. This special talk in the castle ballroom explains how the regiment was granted their colours, the history and tradition behind the annual parade. The talk will be led by our Archivist, and members of the Atholl Highlander regiment will be in attendance. There will be an opportunity for photographs at the end of the talk. Duration: approximately 1 hour. Admission: £5 (plus castle and gardens admission). Tel: 01796 481 207

Taybank Market @ Dunkeld

25 May @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Perthshire United Kingdom + Google Map

Saturday 25 May 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

Atholl Highlanders Parade

25 May @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Perthshire United Kingdom + Google Map

Saturday 25th May 2.30pm
Atholl Highlanders Parade
Blair Castle, Blair Atholl, By Pitlochry PH18 5TL
The annual inspection of Europe’s last remaining private army, the Atholl Highlanders. The private army parades on the forecourt of historic Blair Castle, accompanied by the sound of their magnificent pipes and drums. Beginning at 2.30pm and continuing for about an hour, the Highlanders’ Parade is a truly memorable experience for everyone involved, harking back to Scotland’s rich cultural heritage with flair, spectacle and pride. Parking in the grounds of the castle. Admission: Gardens Admission fee applies. Tel: 01796 481 207

Scott Ashworth – Live @ McKays

25 May @ 9:00 pm - 12:00 am
Free

25th May from 9pm
Scott Ashworth – Live @ McKays

McKays Hotel, Bar and Restaurant, 138 Atholl Road, Pitlochry PH16 5AG
The incredible Scott Ashworth is back by popular demand helping you have the best last Saturday night of 2018!! Scott was recently chosen by the guys at Outlaw Music Round Table as their Artist Of The Week! An amazing achievement, and not someone you want to miss to make your night out memorable! Free entry. Tel 01796 473888

Chris White and The Organic Jukebox at The Old Mill Inn

25 May @ 9:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Free

25th May from 9.30pm
Chris White and The Organic Jukebox at The Old Mill Inn 
The Old Mill Inn, Mill Lane, Pitlochry PH16 5BH 
A covers band from Perth playing hits from across the decades. FREE Admission T: 01796 474 020 www.oldmillevents.co.uk www.theoldmillpitlochry.co.uk

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