"Aberdeen"

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Aberdeen's War

An exhibition drawing on the city’s rich collections to explore different aspects of Aberdeen’s involvement with the Great War including work by war artist James McBey.

Aberdeen Art Gallery

Wed 26 Nov

Times vary / Free / 01224 523700

Thu 27 Nov

Times vary / Free / 01224 523700

Fri 28 Nov

Times vary / Free / 01224 523700

…and 2 more dates until 30 Nov

Aberdeen parkrun

An informal weekly 5k run along the Beach Esplanade. Everyone is welcome, no matter how fast or slow (you're welcome to walk the route, bring your dog or push a buggy), so you can use it as a one-off fitness test, a chance to get some fresh air or come every week to try to beat your personal best time. It's friendly and…

Beach Esplanade, Aberdeen

Sat 29 Nov

Free

Sat 6 Dec

Free

Sat 13 Dec

Free

…and 2 more dates until 27 Dec

Aberdeen Rock Choir

The local Aberdeen choir is run by Aberdeenshire based musician Chris Mutch. Our No.1 Album gave ordinary people the chance to become chart-topping singers, and Rock Choir is continually giving our members bigger and better opportunities to achieve things they never thought they could do - from supporting national…

Bon Accord Golf Club, Aberdeen

Wed 26 Nov

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

Wed 14 Jan 2015

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

Wed 21 Jan 2015

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

…and 18 more dates until 24 Jun 2015

Aberdeen Ice Rink

Get your skates on and enjoy some festive sporting action at the ice rink. There are aids for the smaller skaters, in the shape of jolly orange seals.

Union Terrace Gardens, Aberdeen

Mon 1 Dec

£3 (Family £10) / 01224 522984

Tue 2 Dec

£3 (Family £10) / 01224 522984

Wed 3 Dec

£3 (Family £10) / 01224 522984

…and 33 more dates until 5 Jan 2015

Aberdeen Country Fair

Attracting over 30,000 visitors on the last Saturday of every month, the market boasts 36 – 40 stalls including a mix of over 25 local and guest producers, and local craft products. Stallholders include family-run butchers HM Sheridan; Hubertus Game; Ingram's Homecure (bacon, pork, sausages and cured meats); Cove Bay…

Belmont Street, Aberdeen

Sat 29 Nov

Free / 01224 649000

Sat 27 Dec

Free / 01224 649000

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Aberdeen Jazz Festival

A host of musicians and performers descend on the Granite City for a few days of jazz and blues, with everything from jamming and workshops, to chilled out gigs on the green and late night sessions. Featured in 2014 were Swedish drummer Magnus Ostrom and the late, great Jack Bruce. Roll on 2015 – a jazzy drum roll that is.

Various venues: Aberdeen

Wed 18 Mar 2015

Times & prices vary / 08451 110302

Thu 19 Mar 2015

Times & prices vary / 08451 110302

Fri 20 Mar 2015

Times & prices vary / 08451 110302

…and 3 more dates until 23 Mar 2015

West Aberdeen Rock Choir

The West Aberdeen Rock Choir is led by singer/pianist Chris Mutch. Our choir is made up of many locals who never thought they could sing or hadn't found the right outlet for their secret singing in the car or shower. I don't think any of us expected to make the huge number of great friends we have along the way not just…

Peterculter Parish Church

Thu 27 Nov

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

Thu 15 Jan 2015

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

Thu 22 Jan 2015

£25 a month, free taster / 01252 714276

…and 18 more dates until 25 Jun 2015

Aberdeen International Youth Festival

Classical and chamber music, contemporary and traditional dance, jazz and theatre are on offer from a cast of rising international and local stars, with companies travelling from the USA, Russia, Middle East, Africa and Asia to perform.

Various venues: Aberdeen

Fri 24 Jul 2015

Times & prices vary / 01224 213800

Sat 25 Jul 2015

Times & prices vary / 01224 213800

Sun 26 Jul 2015

Times & prices vary / 01224 213800

…and 6 more dates until 1 Aug 2015

Aberdeen Music Centre Christmas Concert

A concert of festive music by bands, orchestras and choirs featuring some of Aberdeen's finest young musicians.

Music Hall, Aberdeen

Sat 13 Dec

£3.50–£5 / 01224 641122

The Junior Groups perform.

£6.50–£8 / 01224 641122

The Senior Group performs.

Salsa Aberdeen: La Fiesta Latina

Learn the art of Salsa and then celebrate your new found dance skills at the party. No partner needed; everyone welcome.

Tiger Tiger, Aberdeen

Wed 26 Nov

£7 (Students £4) / 01224 252 434

Salsa for beginners from 7pm. Social dancing from 8pm.

Sat 29 Nov

£7 (Students £4) / 01224 252 434

Salsa for beginners from 4pm. Social dancing from 5pm.

Wed 3 Dec

£7 (Students £4) / 01224 252 434

Salsa for beginners from 7pm. Social dancing from 8pm.

…and 22 more dates until 18 Feb 2015 back to top

Aberdeen Choral Society: A Classical Spectacular!

An programme of choral classics, from Mozart to Haydn.

Music Hall, Aberdeen

Tue 16 Dec

£6–£21 / 01224 641122

Aberdeen Singing Chorus: Question Time

With 66 songs in the programme, are the titles or first lines of each in the form of a question? (Yes, they are).

Music Hall, Aberdeen

Wed 26 Nov

Times to be confirmed / £3.50–£7.50 / 01224 641122

Aberdeen Asset Management Ladies Scottish Open

The Aberdeen Asset Management Ladies Scottish Open, the only professional ladies' golf tournament to be played in Scotland, returns to Archerfield Links this summer. The event features some of the top players on the Ladies' European Tour, and Scottish golfer Catriona Matthew returns this year as reigning champion to…

Archerfield Links, North Berwick

Thu 27 Aug 2015

Times & prices vary / 01620 897050

Fri 28 Aug 2015

Times & prices vary / 01620 897050

Sat 29 Aug 2015

Times & prices vary / 01620 897050

Sun 30 Aug 2015

Times & prices vary / 01620 897050

The University of Aberdeen May Festival

Aberdeen University's May Festival attracts thousands of visitors to the Granite City. The programme features a diverse range of cultural activities, including music, film, literature and food-related events for the whole family.

Various venues: Aberdeen

Fri 29 May 2015

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01224 273233

Sat 30 May 2015

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01224 273233

Sun 31 May 2015

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01224 273233

Marion Patterson's Medals: Courageous Rescue in Wartime Aberdeen

Over 70 years ago, Aberdeen-born Marion, a Senior Fire Guard, was awarded the George Medal for risking her life to save a trapped serviceman after a Second World War bombing in South Market Street. This small display provides a rare chance to see all her medals, along with photographs and other memorabilia giving an…

Aberdeen Maritime Museum

Wed 26 Nov

Free / 01224 337700

Thu 27 Nov

Free / 01224 337700

Fri 28 Nov

Free / 01224 337700

Sat 29 Nov

Free / 01224 337700

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Breakneck Comedy

A night of comedy with open mic opportunities and a different line-up every time.

Blue Lamp, Aberdeen

Sat 29 Nov

£10 / 07702 305532

With Stuart Mitchell, Scott Ironside, Gus Lymburn and Rik Caranza.

Tue 2 Dec

£5 / 07702 305532

With Billy Kirkwood, Gary Meikle, Steve Bowers plus guests.

Fri 5 Dec

£10–£30 / 07702 305532

With Raymond Mearns, Graham Mackie, Nancy Clench and Gus Lymburn.

…and 8 more dates until 23 Dec

The Bloody Marys

The Aberdeen ensemble, who have been entertaining Scottish audience since the 90s, perform live.

The Lemon Tree, Aberdeen

Sat 13 Dec

£15 / 01224 642230

The Sellouts

Popular covers band based in Aberdeen, playing tunes from a variety of bands, from the Killers to the Kinks.

The Lemon Tree, Aberdeen

Sun 21 Dec

£10 / 01224 642230

The band play a Hogmanay show

An Afternoon with Shona MacLean

The writer dicusses her work.

Aberdeen Central Library

Sat 29 Nov

Free ticketed / 01224 652500

Part of Book Week Scotland.

Guestrow

An exploration of the appearance and disappearance of Guestrow, an important Aberdeen street, through photographs and objects.

The Tolbooth, Aberdeen

Wed 26 Nov

Free / 01224 621167

  • 10:00 – 17:00 Guestrow The Tolbooth, Aberdeen

Thu 27 Nov

Free / 01224 621167

  • 10:00 – 17:00 Guestrow The Tolbooth, Aberdeen

Fri 28 Nov

Free / 01224 621167

  • 10:00 – 17:00 Guestrow The Tolbooth, Aberdeen
…and 55 more dates until 31 Jan 2015 back to top

Culture Cafe

A series of monthly one-off lunchtime events.

Music Hall, Aberdeen

Thu 11 Dec

£8 (£6) / 01224 641122

Featuring Aberdeenshire born guitarist Ian Watt.

Dancing in the Streets

Spectacular Motown celebration of some the world's most entertaining and enduring songs.

Music Hall, Aberdeen

Thu 27 Nov

£25–£27.50 / 01224 641122

E Of E

Crossover pop rock band who have toured with McBusted.

The Lemon Tree, Aberdeen

Thu 27 Nov

Over-14s only

£9 / 01224 642230

  • 19:30 E Of E The Lemon Tree, Aberdeen

The Tunnels, Aberdeen

Thu 27 Nov

£9 / 01224 211121

An Evening with David Sedaris

Writer, humorist and wit, brimming with sardonic social observations.

Music Hall, Aberdeen

Sun 14 Jun 2015

£26 / 01224 641122

Hot City

New weekly disco night with a variety of DJs each time.

Cafe Drummond, Aberdeen

Thu 27 Nov

£3 / 01224 619930

  • 11:00 – 02:00 Hot City Cafe Drummond, Aberdeen

Thu 4 Dec

£3 / 01224 619930

  • 11:00 – 02:00 Hot City Cafe Drummond, Aberdeen

Thu 11 Dec

£3 / 01224 619930

  • 11:00 – 02:00 Hot City Cafe Drummond, Aberdeen
…and 3 more dates until 1 Jan 2015 back to top