2019 Special Events

Join us and enjoy special activities in the grounds of Balmoral

Details for 2019 special events are currently as follows:-

Rangers Walk
Every Wednesday at 2.00 p.m. (April to July)
Join the Ranger for a guided walk around the grounds of Balmoral to see some amazing views and hear some fascinating facts. easy walking with some rough paths and gradual inclines. The walks lasts one and a half to two hours. There is no charge for the guided tour - however the Estate admission fee must be paid. Places are limited - to book your place visit the Carriage Hall Exhibition and collect your ticket.

Ask a Ghillie
Saturday 15th June at 11.00 a.m., 1.00 p.m. and 3.00 p.m.
Watch Highland Ponies in action and find out what a year is like in the life of a gamekeeper.

Jumbo Rides
Saturday 22nd June
All aboard for a ride around the grounds in our specially converted Land Rover, known as the Jumbo!

Scotch College Pipe Band
Friday 28th June at 12.00 noon
This pipe band and highland dancers have travelled from Adelaide in Australia to perform at Balmoral.

Teddy Bears Picnic
Saturday 29th June
In association with a Bear Names Buttony Charity.   Children welcome to bring their teddy bear for stories and fun with local story tellers.

Guided Cairns Walk
Sunday 30th June at 2.00 p.m.
Explore some of the hidden statues, monuments and cairns on the estate with our knowledgeable guide.   Booking advisable.   2 ½ hours of gentle walking.

Garden Tour
Saturday 6th July at 11.00 a.m., 1.00 p.m. and 3.00 p.m.
Join one of the Balmoral Gardeners for a guided tour of the gardens.

4x4 Self Drive
Sunday 6th and Sunday 7th July
Sign up on our website to join our 4x4 self drive guided drive around the estate.   Tours last approximately three hours and start at 9.00 a.m. and 1.00 p.m.    Book now to avoid disappointment.

Birds of Prey
Sunday 13th July from 11.00 a.m. until 4.00 p.m.
Come see some wonderful birds of prey up close and personal.

Outdoor Theatre Event – Much Ado About Nothing
Saturday 20th July at 7.00 p.m.
The Three Inch Fools are a troupe od actors equipped with all manner of musical instruments performing a highly imaginative and vibrantly musical take on Shakespeare’s plays.   Purchase tickets in advance through our online shop.

What's On Event List

You can also view the Hilton Grand Vacations at Craigendarroch What's On Event List for the month by clicking here.

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