Getabout Cycle Roadshow - Free Family Event

Getabout Bike roadshow - Saturday 16th June: Hazlehead Park;

It’s a chance to come along, have some fun and enjoy a range of different bikes including giant tricycles, hand pedal bikes, penny farthings and a whole lot more! Suitable for all ages

Completely free of charge, open to all members of the public and will be available from 9.30am to 4pm

The event is being run by Adventure Aberdeen and organised by Aberdeen City Council with Smarter Choices Smarter Places funding from Paths for All as part of UK Bikeweek.

Aberdeen City Centre Free Walking Tour with Scot Free Tours

Interested in learning more about Aberdeen? In this tour you will see the highlights of Aberdeen city centre, while you find out about Aberdeen's social history, its quirky inhabitants and how it got to where it is today.

Tours start from the Mercat Cross in the Castlegate and last 90 minutes. Walk-ups are welcome but to guarantee your place, reserve a space on our website. The tours are free. Donations are welcome.

Private tours are available on request. Just contact us at

Crime Pays Tour: Darker History in Aberdeen

As night falls, it is time to explore the darkest side of Aberdeen's history. From kidnapping and witchcraft to adultery and murder, we explore stories of crime and punishment from the last 500 years. 

Over an hour and 45 minutes, your costumed guide will bring to life tales from the most sordid chapter of Aberdeen's past. And, by the end, you will truly be able to say whether crime pays. 

Tickets cost £8. Not suitable for those under the age of 15. Advance booking necessary.