With a student population of over 50,000, Aberdeen has plenty to offer in the way of entertainment. The city is a hidden gem of culture and entertainment, right in the heart of North East Scotland.

Attend a show such as Sunshine on Leith, a Play Pie and a Pint or the Student Show at the stunning His Majesty’s Theatre or the Lemon Tree. There is also a panto every December. 

A number of world renowned bands play at the Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre (AECC) and the Music Hall. Bands that have played include The Killers, Little Mix, Manic Street Preachers and Iron Maiden. Top of the range comedians also come to the Granite City. With the new ‘The Event Complex Aberdeen (TECA)’ set to open soon, there is no doubt that the number of top shows in Aberdeen will continue to grow!

Aberdeen is home to four cinemas including the unique and traditional Belmont Cinema and a 4DX in Union Square, CIneworld at the Beach and Vue at Shiprow.