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Programme

*Please note* Events and activities can be added all the way up to the start of the festival.

** denotes Free of Charge

FRIDAY 24TH OCTOBER

8.00pm Concert: The Opening Concert - Dougie MacLean & Rachel Sermanni SOLD OUT at estimated capacity! However as this is a new venue there may be further seats available in September. Phone 01350 724261 now to be added to the limited wait list for tickets ...
Venue: Fonab Castle, by Pitlochry

SATURDAY 25TH OCTOBER 

11.00am Decorated Wheelbarrow Procession ** through the streets of Dunkeld

1.00 - 4.00pm Concert: Open Mic **
Venue: Wee Festival Hall, Amber Central

8.00pm Concert: The Heritage Concert - Dougie MacLean, Emily Smith, Mischa Macpherson Trio & Tom Spiers Selling Fast!
Venue: Blairgowrie Town Hall

SUNDAY 26TH OCTOBER

1.00 - 4.00pm Concert: Open Mic **
Venue: Wee Festival Hall, Amber Central

2.00pm Amber Afternoon Concert: Emily Smith Only 18 tickets left!
Venue: Castle Menzies, Weem near Aberfeldy

8.00pm Concert: Dougie MacLean & The Old Dance School Selling Fast!
Venue: Blairgowrie Town Hall

MONDAY 27TH OCTOBER

10.00am - 4pm The Palmerstons Heritage SongBus. Only 7 tickets left!
Collects from and returns to North CarPark, Dunkeld.

2.00pm Amber Afternoon Concert: Eliza Lynn (USA) Only 24 tickets left!
Venue: Methven Castle

5.00 - 7.00pm Concert: Cabaret Amber ** Kate O'Callaghan : Miss Irenie Rose : Coaltown Daisies
Venue: Wee Festival Hall, Amber Central (Hosted by Gina MacLeod and Alan Jordan)

8.00pm Concert: Dougie MacLean & Eddi Reader SOLD OUT!
Venue: Blair Castle, Blair Atholl

TUESDAY 28TH OCTOBER

2.00pm Amber Afternoon Concert: Sorren MacLean & Hannah Fisher Selling Fast!
Venue: Hilton Garden Room

5.00 - 7.00pm Concert: Cabaret Amber ** Darcy Silva & Roy Marchbank : Ryan Young & Leo Forde
Venue: Wee Festival Hall, Amber Central (Hosted by Gina MacLeod and Alan Jordan)

8.00pm Concert: Dougie MacLean & The TuneBook (featuring Ross Ainslie) Selling Fast!
Venue: Aberfeldy Town Hall

WEDNESDAY 29th OCTOBER

2.00pm Amber Afternoon Concert: Dougie MacLean Fiddle Concert SOLD OUT!
Venue: Caputh Church

5.00 - 7.00pm Concert: Cabaret Amber** Elliott Morris : Jo Mango
Venue: Wee Festival Hall, Amber Central (Hosted by Gina MacLeod and Alan Jordan)

8.00pm Concert: Eliza Lynn (USA), Buddy MacDonald (CAN) & The Paperboys (CAN) Selling Fast!
Venue: Pitlochry Town Hall

THURSDAY 30TH OCTOBER

2.00pm Amber Afternoon Concert: The Paperboys -Acoustic (USA) SOLD OUT!
Venue: Butterstone Village Hall

5.00 - 7.00pm Concert: Cabaret Amber** The Dirty Beggars : The Chaplins
Venue: Wee Festival Hall, Amber Central (Hosted by Gina MacLeod and Alan Jordan)

8.00pm Concert: Dougie MacLean & Duncan Chisholm Only 18 tickets left!
Venue: Dunkeld Cathedral

FRIDAY 31ST OCTOBER

2.00pm Amber Afternoon Concert: Duncan Chisholm Only 19 tickets left!
Venue: Murthly Castle Chapel

8.00pm Concert: Dougie MacLean with The Royal Scottish National Orchestra Selling Fast!
Venue: Perth Concert Hall

SATURDAY 1ST NOVEMBER

1.00 - 4.00pm Concert: Open Mic **
Venue: Wee Festival Hall, Amber Central

2.00pm Amber Afternoon Concert: The Sea Atlas SOLD OUT!
Venue: The Crannog, Loch Tay, Kenmore

8.00pm Concert: Dougie MacLean & Friends
(Friends include: The MacLean Project, Eliza Lynn (USA), The Paperboys (Canada), Martin Carthy (England), Willie Campbell...more guests to be confirmed. Selling Fast!
Venue: Perth Concert Hall

SUNDAY 2ND NOVEMBER

2.00 - 6.00pm Concert: Farewell Bash with Dougie MacLean and the Festival Team Musicians! SOLD OUT!
Venue: Edradour Distillery

Amber Central The Festival Base

central-weeFollowing the success of last year's festival the base of operations will once again be in the historic and picturesque town of Dunkeld in Perthshire.

Amber Discoveries

discoveries-weeExplore the wonderful history, landscapes, heritage, culture and communities of the our beautiful region ...through walks, talks, workshops, music sessions and lots more!

The Big Knit

Get your knitting needles out and help raise money for Guide Dogs Scotland.

Amber Harvest

Raid your cupboards or pantry and help The Cyrenians feed Scotland's homeless.

Festival Sponsors & Supporters