5 things you can’t miss at Aberdeen’s newest pop-up Festival!
To celebrate Edinburgh Festivals’ 70th anniversary, Aberdeen will host its very first pop-up festival, Festival! from 16-19 November 2017.
The four-day festival will include screenings, performances, workshops and events! Here’s five top events not miss:
Even the name of this event has got my stomach rumbling! Believe it or not (I sure do) this was the fastest selling event at Edinburgh International Science Festival. This is a tutored cheese tasting that will transform your understanding of the scientific processes used to produce cheese!
Date: 16 November 2017. Time: 6-7.15pm. Venue: Belmont Filmhouse, Aberdeen
Ice cream science bikes! Yes, you read correctly. Watch expert performers do some unforgettable science as they make instant frozen ice cream right in front of you – and if you’re lucky you might even get a scoop to take away.
Date: 19 November 2017. Time: 12-1pm. Venue: Belmont Filmhouse, Aberdeen
Food and music – two of my favourite things! Enjoy a two course brunch as you listen on to the swingiest and happiest jazz from the 1920’s and 1930’s.
Date: 19 November 2017. Time: 12.30-2.30pm. Venue: Carmelite, Aberdeen
Original groves, classic hip-hop, funk breaks and jaw dropping lyrical acrobats… this ninFestivale-piece band is in Aberdeen for the special performance.
Date: 18 November 2017. Time: 8-9.30pm. Venue: The Tunnels, Aberdeen
In 1988, the world’s deadliest oil rig disaster happened just off the shore from Aberdeen in the North Sea. 167 men perished. 61 survived. Watch this riveting documentary as it explores the disaster at the Piper Alpha oil rig.
Date: 19 November 2017. Time: 1-2.55pm. Venue: Belmont Filmhouse, Aberdeen
There’s plenty going on over the four-day programme, to see the full Festival! programme head to www.festival2017.co.uk.