The Highlight Spot

DATE: 30 March 2024 - 30 March 2024

TIME: 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm

LOCATION: King Edward Street, Perth

TICKETS: Free

EVENT TYPE: Partner Events

EVENT SUITABILITY: All Ages

Across Perth and Kinross, we’re lucky to have incredibly talented performers – and we want to show them off. The Highlight Spot will bring music, dance and a lot of fun to Perth High Street on 30th and 31st March. Please note the timings are approximate.

SATURDAY

Fiobha // 12pm

Come and enjoy the sounds of Scotland with the brilliant ceilidh band, Fiobha. We strongly encourage dancing.

Perth Concert Hall Voices // 12.30pm

The joyous sound of the Perth Theatre Voices group will fill the High Street.

Perthshire Ukeleles // 1pm

Playing classic hits, the Perthshire Ukelele group will brighten your Saturday.

Inspire Dancers // 1.30pm

Inspire Dance Studios, a local dance school home to Scottish and World Champion dancers take to the stage.

Fair City Baton Twirlers // 2pm

Fair City Baton Twirlers will show off their skills and entertain us all.

Pitlochry Festival Theatre’s Show Choir // 2.30pm

Talented, fun and ready to be centre stage, Pitlochry Festival Theatre’s Show Choir will be a hit on the high street.

True Gents // 3.30pm

A local folk/pop band with Perth at their heart, the True Gents will bring the fun with their original songs.

Tarneybackle // 4pm

Blackford based duo Tarneybackle have been playing together for over 20 years and produced six albums, they’ll finish off the day one celebrations with a banger or two.

SUNDAY

Dunkeld & Birnam Traditional Youth Music Group // 12pm

Newly established in April 2023 for young persons aged P5 – S6, these budding young musicians have been refining skills in playing trad music and members will play a selection of Scottish tunes from the ever-growing repertoire.

12.30 TBC

Perth UHI Performers // 1.30pm

Perth UHI train talented young people to perform at their best – come and see the next generation of superstars.

Traditional Step Dancing // 2pm

Scottish Step Dancing was almost lost to Scotland after the Clearances, but the brilliant Kinfauns dancers are keeping the tradition alive.

Ad Lib Arts // 2.30pm

Singing their hearts out for us, Ad Lib Arts will take to the stage.

Perth Strathspey & Reel Society // 3.30pm

It’s time to tap your toe to some traditional Scottish music.

Tay Ceilidh Band // 3.30pm

Perth born and bred and ready to finish off the celebratory weekend, get your dancing shoes ready for the Tay Ceilidh Band to play us away.