Stonehaven

Stonehaven. situated on Scotland’s north east coast, 15 miles south of Aberdeen plays an important role in attracting visitors to the Aberdeen City and Shire region of Scotland.

Originally a fishing village built around the High Street, and formerly known as Stonehive, the town has grown to a population of around 11,000.

The sense of history, with the impressive ruined fortress of Dunnottar Castle, the awe inspiring views of the sea and harbour, the friendliness of the local people, combine to make Stonehaven special.

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Sunday 02 Jul 2017

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Bike rack in Market Square

Stonehaven

AB39 2QE

T: 07851039597


Interesting in learning more about Stonehaven? Come along to a free one and a half hour walking tour, on every Sunday till the end of August. From stories of religious strife and the BBC to murder and mars bars, we introduce you to a side of Stonehaven you will never have seen before. Tours are free but donations are welcome. No need to book. Just turn up in time for the tour.

Prices: Free but donations welcome/

Contact: Lia Sanders

E: scotfreetours@gmail.com

W: www.scotfreetours.com

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Thursday 06 Jul 2017

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Stonehaven Folk Festival

Thursday 06 Jul 2017
Thu/Fri evening events Sat/Sun events from 10:30 - 00:00

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Stonehaven Town Hall

Stonehaven

Stonehaven

AB39 2BU

T: 07811455279


The pretty North East coastal town of Stonehaven comes alive with a vibrant mix of traditional and contemporary “Folk” music and song. Concerts, Ceilidh, Sessions, Singarounds, Workshops and fun things to do. Come and join us as Stonehaven Folk Festival celebrates its 29th year. For the fun side of the weekend, on Saturday there is the Paper’n’Comb World championships. This celebrates and maintains the tradition of the once common and very popular instrument, the humble Paper’n’Comb. On the Sunday morning there is the Aqua Ceilidh in the Open Air Art Deco Pool, real ceilidh band, and real seawater. 2017 Guests include Irish Singer and Piper Jarlath Henderson, renowned Scottish Fiddler John McCusker, Mancunian Mike McGoldrick and friends, singer songwriter Archie Fisher, singer Emily Smith, young Orkney four piece Fara and Scottish Young Tradition Musician of the year finalist Iona Fyfe. For full details of Guests, workshops and sessions please visit the Festival web site.

Prices: Main Concerts are ticketed, many free events, see web site for details

Contact: Charlie West

E: charlie_west@hotmail.com

W: www.stonehavenfolkfestival.co.uk

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Friday 07 Jul 2017

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Stonehaven Folk Festival

Friday 07 Jul 2017
Thu/Fri evening events Sat/Sun events from 10:30 - 00:00

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Stonehaven Town Hall

Stonehaven

Stonehaven

AB39 2BU

T: 07811455279


The pretty North East coastal town of Stonehaven comes alive with a vibrant mix of traditional and contemporary “Folk” music and song. Concerts, Ceilidh, Sessions, Singarounds, Workshops and fun things to do. Come and join us as Stonehaven Folk Festival celebrates its 29th year. For the fun side of the weekend, on Saturday there is the Paper’n’Comb World championships. This celebrates and maintains the tradition of the once common and very popular instrument, the humble Paper’n’Comb. On the Sunday morning there is the Aqua Ceilidh in the Open Air Art Deco Pool, real ceilidh band, and real seawater. 2017 Guests include Irish Singer and Piper Jarlath Henderson, renowned Scottish Fiddler John McCusker, Mancunian Mike McGoldrick and friends, singer songwriter Archie Fisher, singer Emily Smith, young Orkney four piece Fara and Scottish Young Tradition Musician of the year finalist Iona Fyfe. For full details of Guests, workshops and sessions please visit the Festival web site.

Prices: Main Concerts are ticketed, many free events, see web site for details

Contact: Charlie West

E: charlie_west@hotmail.com

W: www.stonehavenfolkfestival.co.uk

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Saturday 08 Jul 2017

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Stonehaven Folk Festival

Saturday 08 Jul 2017
Thu/Fri evening events Sat/Sun events from 10:30 - 00:00

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Stonehaven Town Hall

Stonehaven

Stonehaven

AB39 2BU

T: 07811455279


The pretty North East coastal town of Stonehaven comes alive with a vibrant mix of traditional and contemporary “Folk” music and song. Concerts, Ceilidh, Sessions, Singarounds, Workshops and fun things to do. Come and join us as Stonehaven Folk Festival celebrates its 29th year. For the fun side of the weekend, on Saturday there is the Paper’n’Comb World championships. This celebrates and maintains the tradition of the once common and very popular instrument, the humble Paper’n’Comb. On the Sunday morning there is the Aqua Ceilidh in the Open Air Art Deco Pool, real ceilidh band, and real seawater. 2017 Guests include Irish Singer and Piper Jarlath Henderson, renowned Scottish Fiddler John McCusker, Mancunian Mike McGoldrick and friends, singer songwriter Archie Fisher, singer Emily Smith, young Orkney four piece Fara and Scottish Young Tradition Musician of the year finalist Iona Fyfe. For full details of Guests, workshops and sessions please visit the Festival web site.

Prices: Main Concerts are ticketed, many free events, see web site for details

Contact: Charlie West

E: charlie_west@hotmail.com

W: www.stonehavenfolkfestival.co.uk

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Sunday 09 Jul 2017

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Stonehaven Folk Festival

Sunday 09 Jul 2017
Thu/Fri evening events Sat/Sun events from 10:30 - 00:00

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Stonehaven Town Hall

Stonehaven

Stonehaven

AB39 2BU

T: 07811455279


The pretty North East coastal town of Stonehaven comes alive with a vibrant mix of traditional and contemporary “Folk” music and song. Concerts, Ceilidh, Sessions, Singarounds, Workshops and fun things to do. Come and join us as Stonehaven Folk Festival celebrates its 29th year. For the fun side of the weekend, on Saturday there is the Paper’n’Comb World championships. This celebrates and maintains the tradition of the once common and very popular instrument, the humble Paper’n’Comb. On the Sunday morning there is the Aqua Ceilidh in the Open Air Art Deco Pool, real ceilidh band, and real seawater. 2017 Guests include Irish Singer and Piper Jarlath Henderson, renowned Scottish Fiddler John McCusker, Mancunian Mike McGoldrick and friends, singer songwriter Archie Fisher, singer Emily Smith, young Orkney four piece Fara and Scottish Young Tradition Musician of the year finalist Iona Fyfe. For full details of Guests, workshops and sessions please visit the Festival web site.

Prices: Main Concerts are ticketed, many free events, see web site for details

Contact: Charlie West

E: charlie_west@hotmail.com

W: www.stonehavenfolkfestival.co.uk

Event organiser? Edit This Event

Event Logo

Bike rack in Market Square

Stonehaven

AB39 2QE

T: 07851039597


Interesting in learning more about Stonehaven? Come along to a free one and a half hour walking tour, on every Sunday till the end of August. From stories of religious strife and the BBC to murder and mars bars, we introduce you to a side of Stonehaven you will never have seen before. Tours are free but donations are welcome. No need to book. Just turn up in time for the tour.

Prices: Free but donations welcome/

Contact: Lia Sanders

E: scotfreetours@gmail.com

W: www.scotfreetours.com

Event organiser? Edit This Event

Sunday 16 Jul 2017

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Bike rack in Market Square

Stonehaven

AB39 2QE

T: 07851039597


Interesting in learning more about Stonehaven? Come along to a free one and a half hour walking tour, on every Sunday till the end of August. From stories of religious strife and the BBC to murder and mars bars, we introduce you to a side of Stonehaven you will never have seen before. Tours are free but donations are welcome. No need to book. Just turn up in time for the tour.

Prices: Free but donations welcome/

Contact: Lia Sanders

E: scotfreetours@gmail.com

W: www.scotfreetours.com

Event organiser? Edit This Event

Sunday 23 Jul 2017

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Bike rack in Market Square

Stonehaven

AB39 2QE

T: 07851039597


Interesting in learning more about Stonehaven? Come along to a free one and a half hour walking tour, on every Sunday till the end of August. From stories of religious strife and the BBC to murder and mars bars, we introduce you to a side of Stonehaven you will never have seen before. Tours are free but donations are welcome. No need to book. Just turn up in time for the tour.

Prices: Free but donations welcome/

Contact: Lia Sanders

E: scotfreetours@gmail.com

W: www.scotfreetours.com

Event organiser? Edit This Event

Sunday 30 Jul 2017

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Bike rack in Market Square

Stonehaven

AB39 2QE

T: 07851039597


Interesting in learning more about Stonehaven? Come along to a free one and a half hour walking tour, on every Sunday till the end of August. From stories of religious strife and the BBC to murder and mars bars, we introduce you to a side of Stonehaven you will never have seen before. Tours are free but donations are welcome. No need to book. Just turn up in time for the tour.

Prices: Free but donations welcome/

Contact: Lia Sanders

E: scotfreetours@gmail.com

W: www.scotfreetours.com

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Thursday 03 Aug 2017

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Stonehaven Town Hall

Allardice Street

Stonehaven

AB39 2BU

T: 01224 213800


A mix of musical styles is at the heart of this annual concert in 2017. Including traditional Scottish music from Fèis Rois National Ceilidh Trail, folk with American influences from Atlantic North (USA), Pipers from Brazil that add a hint of Samba to their music and some African drumming and dance.

Prices: TBC

Contact: Aberdeen International Youth Festival

E: info@aiyf.org

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