Welcome to Braemar. 2015 Braemar’s Big Year

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, the 200th year anniversary of Braemar Royal Highland Society and 300th anniversary of the 1715 Jacobite Rebellion.

Arts Festival

Now an established fixture in the Braemar diary the award winning Braemar Creative Arts Festival will once again be running between 21st - 25th October 2015. Visit their website for information and bookings in a wide range of classes, workshops and events including an exciting Fringe programme.

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 which contain abundant wildlife. The village has a good range of accommodation options, independent and boutique shops plus some fine places to eat out.

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Upcoming events

Braemar Creative Arts Festival
9:00 am–11:30 pm, October 25, 2015
Various village locations
oil painting, photography, poetry, singing, ceramics, drama, ukulele, willow weaving, poetry, creative writing, fiddle, story telling, oil pastels, quilting, wood carving, floristry, mosaics, samba drumming, cooking, and foraging…