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Perth and Kinross Archaeology Year, April – October 2017

Perth and Kinross Archaeology Year, April – October 2017

2017 is the Scottish Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology, and here at Perth and Kinross Heritage Trust we’re joining in this celebration of Scotland’s heritage with an extra special programme of vibrant, engaging and informative events, not just over one month but seven!

The programme spans from the beginning of April to the end of October and was official launched with an exciting sunset ceremony on Saturday 22 April.

Enchanted Forest 28th September – 29th October 2017

Set amidst the stunning Autumn woodland of Forestry Commission Scotland’s Faskally Wood in Highland Perthshire, The Enchanted Forest is Scotland’s premier sound and light event.

Current winner of UK’s Best Cultural Event, as well as Scotland’s Best Large Event you can be sure of a warm welcome at this woodland wonderland that dazzles and delights.

Christmas Lights Switch On 18th November 1pm -8pm

Get ready for Perth’s biggest ever Christmas Party!

It’s big, bright and brimming with stars, Perth’s Christmas Light’s Switch On is this year’s must-see festive celebration with a fantastic line-up of sensational acts making their way to Fair City to kick start the season’s glorious Winter Festival.

Taking you from afternoon into evening, Perth’s Christmas Light’s Switch-On has something for everyone – stages, entertainment-packed streets and an array of tasty treats and street food await you as we prepare to countdown to Christmas 2017.

The Christmas Lights switch-on is part of Perth Winter Festival 2017.

*** The programme may be subject to change.