2015 will be an exciting year for Braemar as a number of exciting anniversaries take place including the 50th year of Braemar Mountain Rescue Team, 200th year anniversary of Braemar Royal Highland Society and 300th anniversary of the 1715 Jacobite Rebellion. We will keep you posted of the special events taking place!
Lots of weekly events kick off in July – Pipe band displays in the village centre every Sunday afternoon, Highland dancing display every Weds evening in the village hall, Village history walks every Tues 8pm and Weds 3pm (meet outside Invercauld Hotel) plus regular events at Braemar Castle including the Jacobite weekend on 23rd/24th/25th July.
Braemar is situated in the heart of the Cairngorms National Park and close to Balmoral castle in Royal Deeside. Our lovely village is surrounded by stunning mountain scenery, beautiful glens containing ancient pine forests and teeming with wildlife. The village has a good range of accommodation options, independent and boutique shops plus some fine places to eat out.