Pipefest Stirling - Route

Pipefest Stirling – Key Timings

Date: 27 June 2014 Form-up position: Stirling Castle Esplanade Arrive: 5:00pm onwards / Form-up time: 6:00pm / March-off time: 7:00pm The parade is split into four sections: Alpha, Bravo, Charlie and Delta.  Each section has a different forming-up area within the Castle Esplanade.  Each section is split into a number of blocks.  Pipe Bands and Clans are advised to march FOUR abreast. …

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The Bruce 700 – A new large scale composition by Allan MacDonald

Don’t miss the premier performance of Allan MacDonald’s large scale composition, “The Bruce 700” at the Albert Halls, Stirling on Thursday June 26. The composition, which has been commissioned by Stirling Council and is funded by Creative Scotland and Stirling Council, follows MacDonald’s acclaimed tribute to William Wallace whose performance at the Tolbooth in 2005 marked the 700th anniversary of …

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Bannockburn Live!

Bannockburn Live is a two day event for all, on Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 June 2014 from 10am – 7pm. It may be centuries since swords were drawn on the battlefield, but in June you can experience the Battle of Bannockburn for yourself as it is brought to life during two days of epic battle performances. Watch 300 soldiers …

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Visit the oldest active distillery in Scotland and home of The Famous Grouse

A visit to Scotland is not complete without a visit to at least one distillery!  Glenturret – the oldest active distillery in Scotland is only 21 miles from Stirling and is home to Scotland’s favourite whisky – The Famous Grouse! With award winning distillery tours and restaurant there is much to do for everyone. TripAdvisor Reviews. The distillery restaurant – …