Aberdeen Festivals

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Start 24 May
End 26 May
May Festival

May Festival

Taking place at the University of Aberdeen’s stunning King’s College campus in Old Aberdeen,the May Festival offers more than 120 events spanning popular themes including literature, music, film, science, visual arts and sport.

Location: The University of Aberdeen

Start 6 Jun
End 9 Jun
Look Again

Look Again

Look Again Festival invites you to ‘become a tourist in your own city’ by seeing Aberdeen city centre through fresh eyes. This visual festival is a celebration of the very best contemporary visual art and design, showcasing both local and internationally acclaimed talent in Aberdeen.

Start 14 Sep
End 23 Sep


North East Open Studios (NEOS) is one of the UK’s largest open studios events. Discover the diverse range of artists and makers in North-east Scotland as they yet again open their studio doors. Experience the passion of the artists, learn what makes them tick, enjoy hands-on workshops and discover art at its grass roots - NEOS offers a truly unique opportunity.

Location: Various, Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire


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