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Techfest: A Celebration of Scottish Wildlife

Techfest: A Celebration of Scottish Wildlife

  • Monday 1 January 0001 - Sunday 9 September 2018

  • Techfest

  • 10am

  • £0.00

  • Spoken Word, Something Different

Get in touch with your wild side at this fantastic event celebrating Scotland’s wildlife and the great outdoors. With everything from flowers to fossils, sea birds to seals and wildcats to rewilding there’s something for everyone in this all day event jam packed with activities and fun for all ages.  

Learn how to identify the elusive wildcat in a game of wildcat bingo, visit our mobile rockpools and meet all the fascinating creatures that inhabit the Scottish coastline, take a tour through the botanical gardens and zoology museum, have a go at pond dipping to see what you can find and learn about the fantastic conservation efforts that are taking place throughout the country. Plus special guest star Nick Baker from the Really Wild Show will be there to share his expertise of the natural world. All this and more in a day that’s bound to educate, inspire and entertain!  

Date: Sunday 9th September
Time: 10:00am – 4:30pm
Venue: Zoology Building and Cruickshank Botanical Garden, University of Aberdeen,
Tillydrone Avenue, Aberdeen, AB24 2TZ
Cost: Free   

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Music Hall Transformation    
We are currently undertaking the largest and most ambitious project in the history of the venue. The Music Hall Transformation will breathe new life into the building and ensure it is the heartbeat of culture in the North-east of Scotland. There are so many ways that you can show your support to the Music Hall Transformation, and help secure its place at the heart of city life for generations. Please click here to donate and help us reach our goal and be part of the excitement.

View our brochures online
Our brochures are available in a variety of formats, whether you'd prefer to view the brochure online, pick up a paper copy from any of our many outlets or in BSL (British Sign Language). Aberdeen Performing Arts recognises our responsibility to consider the environment in everything we do, with this in mind, we would like to encourage you to view our brochures online.