Overview

Aberdeen is overflowing with exciting attractions for visitors to explore. From museums and heritage trails to castles and beeches, this beautiful Scottish city and ‘shire’ are awaiting your discovery.

What's on in Aberdeen

1 - 11 March
Based on the story and characters from the Oscar®-winning DreamWorks Animation film, Shrek, this hilarious and spectacular production turns the world of fairytales upside down in an all-singing, all-dancing, must-see musical comedy.

12 - 15 April
The Nuart Aberdeen festival will take in April and will see a team of international, national and local artists develop their latest works on walls around the city centre.

25 - 26 May
Pitmedden Music Festival brings two days of eclectic music and entertainment, with something for everyone. There is a full programme of entertainment for all the family with folk, orchestra, rock, Americana and many more genres of music.

Tribute Nights at Aberdeen Airport

17 February
Rod Stewart

28 April
Jersey Boys

19 May
Stepz

16 June
Take That

27 October
Queen

Tribute Nights at Aberdeen

30 March
Gary Barlow

25 May
Elvis

Staff Recommends

Best Bar: Housed in the beautifully restored Langstane Kirk, Soul offers a chill-out spot by day and a lively music venue by night, perfect for anyone wanting top quality drinks and food.

Best Restaurant: For the finest steak in Aberdeen and an unbeatable wine selection head to Prime Cuts on Crown Terrace, where they serve up the best of local Scottish cuisine with a modern twist.

Best Shop: A well-known gem of the Aberdeen crown, MacBeans have supplied the city with top shelf tea and coffee for over 20 years – be sure to try the Coffee of the Moment before it’s all gone!

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