Tales of Birnam and Dunkeld at Birnam Arts
Fri 9 Dec
Tales of Birnam and Dunkeld | Auditorium
19:00 - 22:00
Doors Open 6:15

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Book The Queen's Platinum Jubilee - Dunkeld Celebrations

Sat 4 Jun

End of Summer Song: Beatrix Potter in Perthshire

Sun 5 Jun

Scottish Plainsong Choir with Canty

Sun 5 Jun

Niel Gow: His Life and Times

The Cross, Dunkeld

The Queen's Platinum Jubilee - Dunkeld Celebrations

Sat 4 Jun - 5 Jun

Dunkeld Community Archives and Chapter House Museum present the Queen's Platinum Jubilee celebrations in Dunkeld.


Stanley Park will be the centre of the Dunkeld Celebrations with a programme of events in the Arena throughout both days including:

Re-Enactment Groups:  Scots at War, Great War Society, Erskine Regiment, 10th Century Warriors.

The Vale of Atholl Pipe Band (Saturday), Blairgowrie Rattray & District Pipe Band (Sunday), Scottish & North Irish Yeomanry (Saturday only), Dunkeld Fire Department, music throughout the day from Craig Herbertson, Munro Gauld and Neil Baillie and a ‘Royal’ exhibition in Dunkeld Community Archive.

Parade  – Saturday 4 June | 10.15am

The Parade will leave from the Niel Gow statue, Little Dunkeld, for Stanley Hill park, Dunkeld, including The Vale of Atholl Pipe Band, Dunkeld Army Cadet Force plus The Scottish & North Irish Yeomanry, Jackal & Horses as well as members of the Great War Society, Scots at War, the Erskine Regiment and 10th Century Warriors.

Fancy Dress competition – Sunday 5 June | 3pm

Open to all ages, the judging will be held in the events arena on Sunday at 3pm.

Sat 4 Jun

7pm / End of Summer Song: Beatrix Potter in Perthshire

Birnam Institute Players

Birnam Institute Players present a full-length play with songs about the famous writer, Beatrix Potter.

Sun 5 Jun

4:30pm / Scottish Plainsong Choir with Canty

Narrated by Wattie Barbour, the history of Dunkeld's religious past is told in music.


As of 2pm on Sunday 5th June, Tickets will only be available on the door at The Cathedral.

7:30pm / Niel Gow: His Life and Times

Pete Clark and Jamie Jauncey

Music and conversation with Pete Clark & Jamie Jauncey


Join us for the free activities in Stanley Park. The three concerts are ticketed events, which you can book through Birnam Arts.

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Box Office
Mon - Fri | 10:00 - 17:00

Wed-Sun | 10:00 - 16:30

Birnam Arts
Station Road
Birnam Dunkeld
Tel: 01350 727 674


Welcome to Birnam Arts, a boutique multi-purpose arts, conferencing and entertainment venue.


Pop in to the Foyer Cafe for breakfast, grab a delicious coffee with a selection of our homemade baking or enjoy a light lunch whilst browsing on the free WiFi. Wander upstairs to view the latest of our monthly art exhibitions before visiting the world of Beatrix Potter, or the Gift Shop to purchase a special gift for your loved ones or yourself!

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I have enjoyed taking part in events such as Scots Opera before we came to live in the area. Since then we have enjoyed both attending events and the splendid cafe In the foyer. It is a brilliant example of a local/regional community arts initiative and must not be allowed to falter.

Christopher D Morris   |   Crowdfunder #savebirnamarts 2020

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Sunday 4th December

We're really sorry but due to staff shortages the cafe will only be serving Tea, Coffee and Cakes today.

The Gift Shop, Beatrix Potter Exhibition and Gallery Exhibition are open as usual.