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Brian Doyle sent in this picture from Stonehaven's Folk Festival
Brian Doyle sent in this picture from Stonehaven's Folk Festival

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July

18 Stonehaven Kids Mini Highland Games, Mackie Academy

19 Stonehaven Highland Games, Mackie Academy

26 Party in the Park, 12-8pm, bands to be announced shortly. Entrance this year is going to be a packet or tin of food for the local food bank + £7 standard, £5 concession and £25 for a family ticket which covers two adults and up to four concessions. Bouncy Castle is included in the entrance fee so the kids can play all day.

30 Feis Rois Ceilidh, Dickson Hall, LAURENCEKIRK. Five of Scotland’s most outstanding Young Traditional Musicians are touring Scotland and will visit Laurencekirk, in conjunction with Aberdeen International Youth Festival.

Doors open 7.00pm, ceilidh concert 7.30pm. Prices £10.00, £8.00 concessions, school children enter for free.

August

1 Stonehaven & District Country Music Club, Station Hotel, 8.30pm till late. Live music and all types of dancing. Bill Alexander

8 Stonehaven & District Country Music Club, Station Hotel, 8.30pm till late. Live music and all types of dancing. Texas Express.

8-9 Auchenblae Gardens Open Weekend 1pm to 4pm. Starting at the Village Hall.

15 Stonehaven & District Country Music Club, Station Hotel, 8.30pm till late. Live music and all types of dancing. Johnny Bremner

15 Glenbervie Amateur Hortus Club, Annual Flower Show and Industrial Exhitition at Glenbervie House, Drumlithie. Opening at 1.30 p.m. Newtonhill Pipe Bank, Stalls, Children’s Acitivities and Refreshments.

28 Stonehaven Town Hall, 8pm Sing a Long Sound of Music. Entry £10.

28 McRuvie and Patrice with Stephen Jackson Stonehaven British Legion, 8pm, tickets £10 from Ma Simpson’s

29 Stonehaven & District Country Music Club, Station Hotel, 8.30pm till late. Live music and all types of dancing. Dave Shiriff

29 Portlethen Gala Day

29 Social Dance. Ballroom, Latin and Sequence, 2 Leftfeet Dance School, Stonehaven Town Hall. 8pm-11pm.

September

9 Laurencekirk Senior Citizens, St Laurence Hall, all welcome.

18-19 Toyah that vivacious singer from the 80s is out on tour and every bit as good as before and looking fantastic. Exclusive to Stonehaven Town Hall for two nights only (only dates north of Edinburgh in 2015), support from our very own Leighann Esslemont and Band. Tickets £25 will be on sale at Ma Simpson’s or online.

19 West Mearns Parish Church Glenbervie. Coffee morning in Drumlithie Hall 10am-11.45am. Various stalls admission £3.50, children £1.50.

October

9-10 The High Energy act that is BAD MANNERS, is coming to Stonehaven. Two dates exclusive for the North East of Scotland. You will remember them for such classics as “Lip up fatty”, “Special Brew” and “My Girl Lollipop”

Support band is our very own North East Band The Chandeliers. Tickets £25 from Ma Simpson’s or online.

14 Laurencekirk Senior Citizens, St Laurence Hall, all welcome.

November

11 Laurencekirk Senior Citizens, St Laurence Hall, all welcome.

December

12 Laurencekirk Senior Citizens, Christmas Party, Masonic Hall all welcome.

February 1016

10 Laurencekirk Senior Citizens, St Laurence Hall, all welcome.

March 2016

9 Laurencekirk Senior Citizens, St Laurence Hall, all welcome.

April 2016

13 Laurencekirk Senior Citizens, St Laurence Hall, all welcome.

May 2016

11 Laurencekirk Senior Citizens, St Laurence Hall, all welcome.

June 2016

11 Laurencekirk Senior Citizens, Summer outing, leaving from Mearns Court and Masonic Hall 11.45.