Dundee has many annual large events and festivals during the year to suit all members of the family.  During summer the city buzzes with creativity with the Ignite Festival and the Almost Blue Festival sees blues music fans flock to the city.  

Later in the year the annual lifestyle  Dundee Flower and Food Festival attracts over 25,000 visitors over a three day event and The Blue Skies Festival. 

Winter sees the city come to life with Dundee Science FestivalDundee Jazz FestivalDundee Literary FestivalNEoN,  Dundee Film FestivalDundee Mountain Film Festival and Light Nights which attracts over 30,000 visitors to the City Centre to enjoy an evening of family entertainment including the switching on of the  Christmas Lights.

The comprehensive guide to What's On in Dundee covers a range of events taking place  in the city and the surrounding area including art exhibitions, gig guides, shows, outdoor activities and festivals. 

Camperdown Park, Wildlife Centre & Historic House

Located on the northwest fringe of Dundee, Camperdown Country Park is open all year and offers a range of activities including woodland trails, an adventure playground and Camperdown Wildlife Centre where you can see European brown bear, wolves, lynx and ring tailed lemurs.  The Park boasts an 18 hole championship golf course and a pitch and putt course.


Dundee can guarantee a lively day or night out, whether you want a nice meal, shopping, a bar with music or a theatre experience.

From cosy basement bars offering traditional home cooked food and free live music to the splendid concert hall, The Caird Hall.