Events within 5 miles of Pittenweem

21 events within 5 miles

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East Neuk Festival

World-class, critically-acclaimed music, art and literature converge on this busy corner of Fife. Though chamber music remains at the heart of its programme, the East Neuk Festival's most varied selection yet includes musical surprises, international authors and imaginative artworks, all located in quirky venues.

Various venues: East Neuk (1.6 miles)

Wed 26 Jun

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed

Thu 27 Jun

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed

Fri 28 Jun

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed

…and 2 more dates until 30 Jun

Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita

Two great harpists meet (well, one's a kora, but a kora is a kind of harp) in a Welsh-African fusion.

Anstruther Town Hall (1.5 miles)

Sat 29 Jun

£12 (7–17s £5) / 01333 311 977

Part of East Neuk Festival.

Crail Festival

As well as musical entertainment, the Crail Festival features art, drama, theatre and outdoor activities including a sandcastle competition and rock pool guddle, for both adults and children.

Various venues: Crail (4.8 miles)

Wed 17 Jul

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01333 450108

Thu 18 Jul

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01333 450108

Fri 19 Jul

Times & prices to be confirmed / 01333 450108

…and 8 more dates until 27 Jul

Bowhouse Market Weekend

A weekend of food and drink in a recently refurbished barn, with stalls selling locally-sourced produce, shellfish and meat from artisan butchers, as well as craft drinks. There is also live food theatres and a children's corner.

Bowhouse, St Monans (1.9 miles)

Sat 13 Jul

Free / 01333 720200

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Sun 14 Jul

Free / 01333 720200

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Sat 10 Aug

Free / 01333 720200

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Sun 11 Aug

Free / 01333 720200

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Catrin Finch

Distinguished harpist who specialises in classical works from Bach, Debussy, Faure and Parish-Alvars.

St Ayle Church, Anstruther (1.9 miles)

Sun 30 Jun

£13–£17 (Children £5 for 7–17 year olds) / 01333 310438

Solo recital featuring works by Debussy, Bach and Piazzolla. Part of East Neuk Festival.

Pittenweem Arts Festival

In this small and friendly village, the harbour's fishing boats, steep wynds and quirky cottages provide a picturesque backdrop as more than 100 artists from all over Britain exhibit their work in houses, garages, halls and shops, and on the pier.

Various venues: Pittenweem (0.2 miles)

Sat 3 Aug

Times & prices vary

Sun 4 Aug

Times & prices vary

Mon 5 Aug

Times & prices vary

…and 6 more dates until 11 Aug

Anstruther Harbour Festival

Family-friendly food festival based in Anstruther and featuring local food and producers, as well as children's activities, tastings and demonstrations.

Anstruther Harbour (1.4 miles)

Fri 19 Jul

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed

Sat 20 Jul

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed

Sun 21 Jul

Times vary / Prices to be confirmed

Belcea Quartet & Pavel Haas Quartet

Two quartets join forces for performances of Haydn's Quartet Op. 33 No 5, Shostakovich's Quartet No 8 in C Minor Op. 110 and Mendelssohn's Octet in E flat Op. 20.

Bowhouse, St Monans (1.9 miles)

Sat 29 Jun

£18–£25 (ages 7–17 £5) / 01333 720200

Belcea Quartet

Originally formed at the Royal College of Music in 1994, the Belcea Quartet – Corine Belcea (violin), Axel Schacher (violin), Antoine Lederlin (cello) and Krzysztof Chorzelski (viola) – has made critically acclaimed recordings of the Bartók and Beethoven quartets.

Kilrenny Church, Anstruther (2.4 miles)

Sat 29 Jun

£13–£17 (Children £5) / 0131 473 2000

The Bowhouse Series

Series of classical music performances from local, national and international artists.

Bowhouse, St Monans (1.9 miles)

Wed 26 Jun

£18–£25 (Children £5 for 7–17 year olds) / 0131 473 2000

Handpicked period-instrument wind players from across Europe perform Mozart's Serenade for 13 Winds, while the Tullis Russell Mills Band perform Michael Nyman's film music, led by John Wallace. Part of East Neuk Festival.

Thu 27 Jun

£18–£25 (Children £5 for 7–17 year olds) / 0131 473 2000

The Belcea String Quartet, Pavel Haas Quartet and pianist Elisabeth Leonskaja perform:

DVOŘÁK String Quintet in E-flat ‘American’, Op 97 BRAHMS Piano Quintet in Fm, Op 34

Sat 29 Jun

£13–£17 (Children £5) / 0131 473 2000

Sun 30 Jun

£18–£25 (Children £5) / 0131 473 2000

Performance of Wagner's Siegfried Idyll, Mozart's Sinfonia Concertante in E-flat and Mendelssohn's Symphony no. 3 in Am by Benjamin Baker (violin), Diyang Mei (viola) and the Scottish Chamber Orchestra.

Charity Garden Opening - Pittenweem: Gardens in the Burgh

A great variety in garden design: from well-established traditional, to open aspect landscaped, a hidden raised, walled garden, existing and newly participating ‘make over’ projects. The nearby refurbished ‘Crazy Golf’ circuit, next to the West Braes Car Park remains an attraction for the children. This is a…

Pittenweem: Gardens in the Burgh (0.1 miles)

Sun 23 Jun

£5 (Children free) / 01333 311988

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Colin Currie Quartet

Described by The Spectator as ‘the world’s finest and most daring percussionist’, Colin Currie launched his quartet with a concert in Beijing in September 2018 with a similar programme to this one, consisting of works by recent or current avant-garde composers.

Waid Academy, Anstruther (1.4 miles)

Sat 29 Jun

£17 (Children £5) / 01334 659404

DUO

Colin Currie (percussion) and Huy Watkins (piano) perform a programme of contemporary music, alongside the world premiere of their ENF commission.

Bowhouse, St Monans (1.9 miles)

Fri 28 Jun

£13–£17 (Children £5 for 7–17 year olds) / 0131 473 2000

Part of East Neuk Festival.

East Neuk Festival Retreat: A Next Step 1

Series of classical music events performed by young participating musicians of the East Neuk Festival Retreat programme.

Kilrenny Church, Anstruther (2.4 miles)

Fri 28 Jun

£13–£17 (Children £5 for 7–17 year olds) / 0131 473 2000

Musicians of The ENF Retreat perform Mozart's Quintet in Gm and Brahms' Sextet in G.

Elie Library: Animal First Aid With Pdsa

Dogs. Cats. Rabbits. Guinea pigs. They're not only our beloved family pets, they're also amongst the long list of brave animal astronauts who have explored outer space! But even space explorers get hurt sometimes… PDSA will be joining us throughout the summer holidays, so come along to learn some animal first aid so…

Elie Library (4.1 miles)

Wed 14 Aug

£1.50

Elie Library: Cosmic Capers

The intergalactic fun continues – crafts, stories and lots of cosmic capers!

Elie Library (4.1 miles)

Fri 2 Aug

£1.50

Satie & Grappelli

Music by Erik Satie performed by Euan Stevenson, and gipsy jazz from the Tim Kliphuis Trio.

Easter Town Hall, Anstruther (1.5 miles)

Sat 29 Jun

£12 (Children £5) / 01333 310122

Scottish and European Vintage Ploughing Championships

Over 200 competitors battle it out in horse, vintage, modern and classic categories over the two day event, culminating in the crowning of this year's Scottish Plougher. Ploughing commences at 9.30am and finishes at 2pm so come along early to see all the action.

Bowhouse, St Monans (1.9 miles)

Sat 26 Oct

£8 (£6; under 14s free) / 07717 758638

  • 09:30 – 14:00

Sun 27 Oct

£8 (£6; under 14s free) / 07717 758638

  • 09:30 – 14:00

Seckou Keita

Senegalese kora player with an eclectic approach to collaboration and five albums under his belt.

St Ayle Church, Anstruther (1.9 miles)

Fri 28 Jun

£12 (Children £5) / 01333 310438

St Monans Community Arts Festival

With a strong local community focus, this festival offers a range of spectator and participatory events, with history walks and a camera museum ranking as two of the most popular among a programme of concerts, workshops, visual arts displays and literary events.

Various venues: St Monans, Anstruther (1.3 miles)

Sat 14 Sep

Times & prices vary / 01333 730741

Sun 15 Sep

Times & prices vary / 01333 730741

Waid Library: Alien Invasion

The aliens have taken over the library…and they want to join in the holiday fun!! Come along for some alien inspired stories and crafts.

Waid Library, Anstruther (1.4 miles)

Thu 18 Jul

£1.50 / 01334 659404