Multiplexes are all very well, but they can be soulless places.
Why not try something smaller?
Scotland is well-served with independent and art house cinemas. And it's not all four-hour Iranian tragedies - most of
Doonies Farm is a working farm which has been threatened with closure
It is open for children and adults to get within touching distance of a variety of rare breed farm animals. A fantastic experience for city dwellers
Animals, Just for fun, Countryside, Best during the day, Suitable for pre-school kids (0-5), Suitable for primary school kids (6-11), Suitable for teenagers (12+)
Doonies Farm is the perfect place to visit for a family day out. There are a variety of rare breeds ranging from pigs to horses to goats. Doonies is a year round attraction but bursts to life in the Spring! I have
Animals, Relaxing, Educational, Countryside, Best during the day, Suitable for pre-school kids (0-5), Suitable for primary school kids (6-11), Suitable for teenagers (12+)
The best Amusement park in Scotland. Fact. There is so much to do here for everyone - from young children to adults - you'll never get bored at Codonas. Ram people on the dodgems, go loop the loop on the roller coaster,
Codonas Amusement Park (Aberdeen)
Adventurous, Relaxing, Just for fun, Seaside, Suitable for primary school kids (6-11), Suitable for teenagers (12+)
Hazelhead maze is the ideal way to get away from your children in the secure knowledge that they are captured safely inside for at least an hour. It's great fun for adults too although set aside enough time in your
I went to Aberdeen for a day trip.
There was so much to do we couldnt fit it in one day so we slept at a travel lodge. The next day we went to the beach, there was ferris wheels, about 10 restaurants and much more.
The Beach at Footdee (Aberdeen)
Adventurous, Good exercise, Just for fun, Seaside, Best during the day
One of Europes largest indoor gardens and
Scotlands third most visited gardens, the
David Welch Winter Gardens are a year-round
There are many rare and exotic plants on
show from all…
This spectacular boxing fundraiser will once again be set in the iconic venue of The Beach Ballroom, with SK Boxing Promotions showcasing the cream of up and coming boxing talent in Scotland while providing original and…
The Regimental Museum of The Gordon Highlanders, exhibiting the
history of the North East of Scotland's famous regiment.
Exhibitions, picture gallery, introductory film presentation,
audio-visual displays and…
5k and 10k fun runs at the Beach Boulevard in aid of the
There is no minimum sponsorship. Just raise as much as you
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