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Daily Events

Events may be subject to change. Please refer to an updated events schedule on arrival. A calendar grid version is also available.

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Tuesday, 19 November 2019
  • Tomnaverie Stone Circle

    Friday, 1 February 2019 - Tuesday, 31 December 2019 @ 

    Tomnaverie Stone Circle: Recumbant Stone Circle surrounding a burial cairn just outside Tarland dated from around 4,500 BC. For this and other Historic Scotland locations visit

  • Woodend Barn Events

    Friday, 1 February 2019 - Saturday, 30 November 2019 @ 

    Woodend Barn Events: Films Exhibitions, Crafts & Live Performances at Woodend Barn, Banchory. Booking is essential. 013308 26520,

  • Tarland Trails

    Friday, 1 February 2019 - Tuesday, 31 December 2019 @ 

    Tarland Trails: Mountain Bike Trails located in Drummy Woods on the Outskirts of Tarland Village. Trails with 3 levels of difficulty to suit all abilities.

  • Burn o' Vat Natural Nature Reserve

    Monday, 1 January 2018 - Tuesday, 31 December 2019 @ 
    Burn O' Vat Visitor Centre, Muir of Dinnet National Nature Reserve, Dinnet, Aboyne AB34 5NB, UK

    A natural deep water carved stone bowl that is free and open year round for the public to explore, alongside circular walking trails, Between Dinnet & Ballater, AB34 5NB, For more details visit:

  • Knock Castle Ruin

    Monday, 1 January 2018 - Tuesday, 31 December 2019 @ 

    16th century four-storey tower house of the Gordon family. Free and open year round for the public to explore. 1 mile outside of Ballater on the South Deeside Road heading towards Crathie. For details click on the event link and under ‘All Walks’ click on Seven Bridges Trail.

  • Historic Scotland Locations Nearby

    Monday, 1 January 2018 - Tuesday, 31 December 2019 @ 

  • Cairnton Farm Tours

    Tuesday, 19 November 2019

    Cairnton Farm Tours ~ with Deeside Activity Park, Dess, Aboyne. Tours are available throughout the week, lasting for 1 hour followed by Afternoon Tea. Special rate for Craigendarroch guests is: £16.50 per adult and £9 per child (under 7yrs). Booking is essential. Please call us +44 (0)13398 83536 for bookings, enquiries or directions. Cairnton is a working farm specialising in pedigree Aberdeen Angus breeding stock. Meet owner’s Ken and Margaret Howie as they welcome guests to the farm, and extol the virtue of the world’s finest beef breed, The Aberdeen Angus. The farm tours start at the paddocks and pens with a chance to get up close and personal with some of their favourite cows and bulls. Explore the farms Wind Turbine and Bio Mass boiler which heats up the farm and all three of the Cairnton Farm holiday cottages, then return to the Deeside Activity Park Coffee Shop where Afternoon Tea will be waiting for you. Guests will also have the opportunity to purchase Aberdeen Angus Beef from the onsite farm shop. Visit for more details on other activities they can offer.

  • Tarland Traditional Folk Music Sessions

    Tuesday, 19 November 2019

    Tarland Traditional Folk Music Sessions: Starts 9.00pm, Aberdeen Arms, The Square, Tarland. Unplugged fiddles, accordions, bagpipes and guitars. Come along and enjoy or bring your own instruments and join in. We advise contacting in advance should there be changes to usual event dates, 013398 81225.

  • Ballater Bridge Club

    Tuesday, 19 November 2019

    Ballater Bridge Club: Tuesdays from 6.30pm – 10.00pm & Improvers Class Thursdays from 12.30pm – 4.30pm, Mike Sheridan Room, Victoria & Albert Halls, Ballater, For details Tel. 013397 55501, We advise contacting in advance should there be changes to usual event dates

  • Skipper & Wife Fish Van

    Tuesday, 19 November 2019

    Tuesdays from 10.30am – 12 noon outside, Glenmuick Church, Ballater, and 12.30pm – 1.00pm outside the Deeside Deli, Ballater, Thursdays from10.45am – 12.15pm outside Glenmuick Church, Ballater, and outside Deeside Deli, Ballater around 2pm for 10 minutes, For details Tel. 07860 677602 or 07904 167825 or Email:

  • Aqua Fit Class with Morag Cole

    Tuesday, 19 November 2019 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am

    The Country Club, Hilton Grand Vacations Club at Craigendarroch. 9.30am – 10.30am. Booking is essential. Please visit the Leisure Desk or dial 013397 53435. With a mixture of cardio and body conditioning aqua work, this Aqua Fit class is a great way to build up strength and flexibility. Please note that access to the main pool is reserved for the Aqua Fit class participants during this time.

  • Glen Tanar Trout Fishing

    Saturday, 1 June 2019 - Tuesday, 31 December 2019 @ 

    Trout Fishing on Private Stocked Loch. 9.00am-5.00pm, Adult £30, Child £15 £ 5.00pm-10.00pm (or until dark on shorter days) Adult £25, Child £10. Boats and lifejackets available. Please bring your own equipment. Booking is essential.

  • Migvie Kirk

    Sunday, 1 July 2018 - Tuesday, 31 December 2019 @ 

    Migvie Kirk, Migvie by Tarland, Built 1770, Now deconsecrated, the interior was completely refurbished by local Artists and Craftsmen for a unique exhibition space, 9th century Pictish Symbol stone in the Kirk yard, No admission charge, For more details visit:

  • Loch Muick & Lochnagar Wildlife Reserve

    Saturday, 2 June 2018 - Tuesday, 31 December 2019 @ 

    Loch Muick & Lochnagar Wildlife Reserve, Home to a Red Deer Reserve, Stunning wildlife and scenery and the dramatic Glas Allt Waterfall, South of Ballater via Spittal of GlenMuick, Visitor Center & Parking (pay & display), Open all year, For more details visit:

Daily Events July 6


Craigendarroch Owners' Club,
Braemar Road, Ballater, Royal Deeside, AB35 5XA. United Kingdom
Tel +44 (0)1339 755558

2020 Annual General Meeting

The 2020 AGM will be held in London at Woburn House, Tavistock Square, WC1H 9HQ on Saturday 18th April 2020.