Perth Business News

City of Perth Winter Festival

One of Scotland's favourite Winter destinations, Perth City Centre is a popular choice for shopping, eating out and being entertained! 

Perth Winter Festival calendar of events runs from Hallowe'en in October to Chinese New Year in February and brings with it a ...

Perthshire Chinese New Year Celebrations

Perth City Centre - 10th February 2018

Follow the dragons, dancing lions, and lanterns through Perth City Centre to celebrate Chinese New Year with Perth's Chinese Community. A sight for the eyes, and a feast for the ears with firecrackers galore.


The Monarch of the Glen at Perth Museum and Art Gallery

The Monarch of the Glen painting will be at Perth Museum and Art Gallery from the 25th November 2017 – 13th January 2018

The Monarch of the Glen is one of the most famous British pictures of ...

Perth Concert Hall Win

Perth Concert Hall wins best large venue award at the recent Scottish Events Awards 

Perth Concert Hall

The team at the Concert Hall were thrilled to win such a prestigious and well deserved award! 


Gleneagles awards

Congratulations to @AndrewFairlie1 & his team on retaining two Michelin stars at Gleneagles! 

Andrew Fairlie

This highlights the bountiful larder that Perthshire has on its doorstep and the importance of stunning food.


Gin takes centre stage!

Scotland and Perthshire are well know for our food and drink offers and as that theme expands from traditional whisky, now gin takes the spotlight! 

Fonab Castle

Gin packages add to the great options at Fonab Castle


Blair Castle retains its 5 star status

Blair Castle is delighted that VisitScotland has kept its 5 star rating

Blair Castle

Blair Castle in keeping with its top ranking, also has the only private army in Europe.

Blair Castle

Blair Castle has a variety of rooms and flexible spaces suitable for conference ...

Meetings Perthshire & VisitScotland Challenge

Meetings Perthshire was delighted to work in partnership with VisitScotland's Business Events team and Perth & Kinross Council to bring together a group of UK agency clients and show case Perthshire.

Seven agents joinied the hosted trip that included a challenge over the three days, from a ...

Murrayshall Investment

Murrayshall House Hotel


Wednesday 30th November 2016 –

One of Perthshire's finest country house hotels has been acquired by joint venture partners Stellar Asset Management and Hetherley Capital Partners in a deal that will ...

Cycling Scotland Conference 2016

The Cycling Scotland Conference will take place on Monday 7 and Tuesday 8 November 2016 in Perth Concert Hall, offering delegates from across the country two days of study tours, events, workshops and high profile speakers.

The Conference will bring together over 150 professionals, campaigners, volunteers and ...

Perthshire rises to the challenge

UK buyers go head-to-head in bid to encourage more business events

Some of Perthshire's top venues and suppliers have put a group of UK buyers through their paces, in a series of challenges to encourage more business visitors to the area.

The Perthshire Agency Challenge, the first of ...

We're on Twitter

To keep up to date with what's going on in the world of meetings, incentives, conferences and events in Perthshire follow us on Twitter @BusinessInPerth


History Brought To Virtual Life in Highland Perthshire

Atholl Palace Minecraft

The Atholl Palace Hotel in Pitlochry welcomed over 300 children and their families from across the UK, to the launch event (Sunday 17th July) of their exciting, newly-built Minecraft platform.

Believed to be the first Minecraft hotel reconstruction in the world, commissioning developers, Immersive ...

Scotland's Hotel

From enchanted forest adventues, highland gatherings and adrenaline activities, Perthshire has a great selection and Scotland's Hotel has got the accommodation to match! 

Enchanted forest


Whether here for a day meeting or residential, stay a bit longer and really explore Perthshire.  

Scotlands Hotel

Scotland's ...

Dunkeld House Hotel

As of May this year, Dunkeld House Hotel returned to being an independent country house.

Dunkeld House Hotel

The new owners, Dunkeld House Hotel LLP, is a partnership between Arnold Schnegg and James Hawksworth who founded and built the Hallmark Hotels group. There ...

Easy to Find


With a diverse and unique range of venues and attractions, plus easy access from Glasgow and Edinburgh, Perthshire has everything you need and a whole lot more.

So escape from the office and explore the beautiful heart and centre of Scotland — you’ll soon discover how doing business ...

Ballathie House Hotel Celebrations

Award Season Celebrations

Ballathie is sharing its success with guests, as part of their recent awards success.

The hotel are justifiably proud having recently been awarded Scottish Hotel Awards Country Sports Hotel of the Year. Not being content with just one fantastic award, Head Chef Scott Scorer added another fabulous award to ...

Year of Innovation, Architecture and Design

Atholl Palace Minecraft

Year of Innovation, Architecture and Design

The Atholl Palace Minecraft mini-game and Museum relaunch is proud to be recognised by Visit Scotland as part of their year of innovation, architecture and design 2016.

The Year of Innovation, Architecture and Design 2016, running from 1 January ...

Scone Palace & Perth City

Scone Palace & Perth City celebrate double tourism award shortlisting

One of Scotland's most iconic visitor attractions, Scone Palace, has been shortlisted for an accolade at this year's prestigious National Coach Tourism Awards. In a double celebration for Perth, the City of Perth has also been shortlisted for an award alongside ...

Something for Everyone

What better way to celebrate Scotland themed years than holding your conference or event in stunning Perthshire, get your creative ideas flowing with the great range and diversity on offer.

Perthshire’s many natural charms include wildlife walks, picnics and a wide range of open-air sports and games — ideal for any occasion, ...

BlueSky Thinking

It’s going to be an exciting year for the region, with Perthshire businesses offering a range of new services – all great reasons why you should choose Perthshire as a business tourism destination. 

BlueSky Experiences has announced a new Team Development offering covering: Personal Effectiveness, Communications Skills, Team Building, Team ...

Perthshire. Where Good Business Comes Naturally.

Great ideas come from the great outdoors — and where better to recharge your business batteries than in the heart of Scotland itself.

With its miles of beautiful unspoiled countryside, Perthshire has become the premier location for successful meetings, conferences and tailor-made business incentives.

Whether it’s kayaking with colleaguesgolfing at ...

Busy month for Perth Concert Hall

Perth Concert Hall will welcome over 1500 conference-goers this month for a series of prestigious events.

Going Places with Scotland’s Food & Drink Industry presents A Scottish’s Cities Global Excellence Conference on March 5th, an event that aims to help businesses maximise their ambitions at home and abroad. Between the 21st and ...

Perthshire - a winning year!

As the Home of Golf becomes the Home of the Ryder Cup in 2014, Scotland and Perthshire in particular is set to see a massive boost in tourist numbers as thousands of fans from Europe, the United States and beyond visit the country to attend the tournament or ...

Perth City News

Mi Rewards is live!
Posted on Tuesday September 18, 2018

The ‘Mi Rewards’ programme, the first of its kind in the UK, is due to launch in Perth on Friday 21st  September.

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Books, bookshops, authors and festivals: A literary tour around Perthshire
Posted on Monday September 17, 2018

Perthshire is a creative place. We have a huge number of festivals and an enviable line-up of concerts, exhibitions, galleries, museums, not to mention highly creative people! Books and writers play an important part in our creative scene, so we’d like to take you on a tour of Literary Perthshire, and bring you all the events, festivals, bookshops and bookish places in one place. We hope you enjoy it!

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Perthshire for Adrenaline Seekers
Posted on Friday September 14, 2018

While Perthshire has much to offer for those visitors seeking a peaceful respite for the Summer – from culture geeks to country walkers – there’s also a whole world of thrills to be found if you want to try something a little wilder. Over the course of the past few years, the district has managed to secure a reputation as the go-to region in Scotland for adrenaline junkies, outdoor adventurers and everyone eager to take a walk on the wild side, with some of the most highly rated and qualified instructors in the field at your disposal

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Get another bite of Perth and Kinross as Cake Fest returns
Posted on Thursday September 06, 2018

As part of this year's Winter Festival we are looking for bakers of all abilities from beginners to professionals to help create a giant edible map of Perth and Kinross.

Groups or individuals are being asked to pick their favourite building or place within Perth and Kinross and recreate it in cake form. These will then feature on a giant edible map of the region which will be skillfully created by Cake Fest Head Baker Simon Preston. Baking teams will be guided by Simon every step of the way and there’s no charge to take part.

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