Events and Entertainments



Royal Deeside, Scotland


For a small village there is always a lot to see and do in and around Braemar. For sports and activities available on a daily basis please see the Braemar Sports and Activities page. Some main events to occur in and around Braemar during 2002 are listed below. This list will be updated as more information becomes available. A draft of the daily entertainment provided for visitors is given on the Entertainment page. 

Events for 2002




Braemar Telemark Festival

7 - 10th March

Nordic Skiing plus (click for more details)

Balmoral Road Races

14 April 2001

including BUPA Great Caledonian Run (click for more details)

Braemar Golf Tournament

?? May


Royal Deeside Walking Week

24 May - 31 May

A selection of walks in Upper Deeside

Braemar Gala Week

5 - 14 July

Fun for all (click for more details )

Braemar Gathering and Highland Games

Saturday 7th September

Probably the best Highland Games in the world (click for more details)

Braemar Pantomime (Sleeping Beauty)

December 20 -23 and 26 2000

Traditional Pantomime : Tickets Braemar Pharmacy (013397 41423)

Braemar Telemark Festival Spread over 4 days this festival for ' free heel ' enthusiasts provides a entertaining mix of ski and apres ski events. Events will take place in Braemar and at the Glenshee ski slopes. (telephone 013397 41242)

Balmoral Road Races. (2001) These are held over the Easter weekend on the superb royal Balmoral Estate. Featured on BBC television it is Britains most beautiful run. The star event is the BUPA Great Caledonian Run over 10 km on the afternoon of Saturday 14th April. Balmoral Estate will be open to the public who wish to watch the event. For those wishing to take part, the closing date is 26th March.


Throughout the summer (and much of the winter too) there is a daily entertainment programme in addition to the events listed above. A programme (for 2001) is presented here.

( Click for more details)

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Balmoral Road-races



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