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August 2018

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Thursday 2

10:30 Byre Film Club: Kind Hearts and Coronets (U) 1949 black comedy – a distant poor relative of the Duke of D'Ascoyne plots to inherit the title by murdering the eight other heirs, all played by Alec Guinness, ahead of him in the succession; Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA [map]; Comedy Film

19:30 The Story Of The Beach Boys – A Tribute Beach Boyz Tribute Band reproduce 100% live, the complex orchestral arrangements and intricate harmonies of America’s biggest ever pop group with a comprehensive selection of chart hits America’s biggest pop band ever recorded including: God Only Knows – Good Vibrations – I Get Around – Surfin’ USA – Fun Fun Fun – California Girls – Sloop John B and many more that you will surely know; Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA [map]; Music

Friday 3

11:00 - 13:00 Sandcastle Competition open to all ages, judging at 1pm, entry £1.50; West Sands [map]; 01334-474140 for information; Outdoors

19:00 Andre Rieu Screening: Amore – My Tribute to Love (encore screening) known to millions as ‘The King of Waltz’, André Rieu is one of the world’s most popular music artists, the spectacular Maastricht concert features the maestro in his element, along with his 60-piece Johann Strauss Orchestra, sopranos, tenors and guests; Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA [map]; Film Music

Saturday 4

09:00 - 13:00 Farmers Market Meat, Fish & Dairy, Fruit & Vegetables, Preserves & Beverages, Baking & Confectionery, Speciality Produce, Crafts & Miscellaneous; North Car Park, Argyle Street, KY16 9BX [map]; Food & Drink Sale

11:30 Saturday Children’s Storytime From treasured classics and modern favourites, to the latest titles from talented new authors and illustrators! Waterstones Bookshop, 103 Market Street, KY16 9NX [map]; Kids

Sunday 5

13:00 - 16:00 International Sunday Brunch unlimited buffet of continental charcuterie, smoked salmon, sushi and sashimi, as well as a full range of salads, complemented by main dishes ranging from roasted rib-eye of beef to a delicious selection of fresh local seafood. Home baked pastries and choice of desserts completes this feast; Fairmont St Andrews, on the A917 St Andrews - Crail road [map]; Food & Drink Out of Town

14:00 - 16:00 Bandstand Concert Lochgelly Band; St Andrews Bandstand, The Scores [map]; Free Music

Monday 6

Tuesday 7

15:00 Comic Mischief Making create your own BEANO style comic character with a comic book expert, Dr Damon Herd from Dundee Comics Creative Space will work with children to create their very own mischievous character – comic capers guaranteed!; St Andrews Public Library, Church Square, South Street, KY16 9NN [map]; Kids

Thursday 9

10:30 Byre Film Club: Viceroy’s House (12A) 2017 film, with Hugh Bonneville, exploring India’s transition to independence from the British Empire shows repercussions felt across the entire country, not just in the presidential estate; Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA [map]; Film

Friday 10

11:00 - 23:00 Lammas Market 2018 oldest surviving medieval street fair, featuring: fun fair, continental market, food and drink; Market Street; Food & Drink Games Kids Outdoors Sale

Saturday 11

11:00 - 23:00 Lammas Market 2018 oldest surviving medieval street fair, featuring: fun fair, continental market, food and drink; Market Street; Food & Drink Games Kids Outdoors Sale

11:30 Saturday Children’s Storytime From treasured classics and modern favourites, to the latest titles from talented new authors and illustrators! Waterstones Bookshop, 103 Market Street, KY16 9NX [map]; Kids

Sunday 12

13:00 - 16:00 International Sunday Brunch unlimited buffet of continental charcuterie, smoked salmon, sushi and sashimi, as well as a full range of salads, complemented by main dishes ranging from roasted rib-eye of beef to a delicious selection of fresh local seafood. Home baked pastries and choice of desserts completes this feast; Fairmont St Andrews, on the A917 St Andrews - Crail road [map]; Food & Drink Out of Town

12:00 - 23:00 Lammas Market 2018 oldest surviving medieval street fair, featuring: fun fair, continental market, food and drink; Market Street; Food & Drink Games Kids Outdoors Sale

14:00 - 16:00 Bandstand Concert Dysart Colliery Silver Band; St Andrews Bandstand, The Scores [map]; Free Music

18:00 - 20:00 Jazz Sundays join us for a drink and a bite to eat and enjoy the sounds of our early evening Jazz!; Mitchell’s, 110-112 Market Street, KY16 2PB [map]; Music

Monday 13

11:00 - 00:00 Lammas Market 2018 oldest surviving medieval street fair, featuring: fun fair, continental market, market stalls, food and drink; Market Street & South Street; Food & Drink Games Kids Outdoors Sale

Tuesday 14

11:00 - 23:00 Lammas Market 2018 oldest surviving medieval street fair, featuring: fun fair, continental market, market stalls, food and drink; Market Street & South Street; Food & Drink Games Kids Outdoors Sale

17:00 - 21:00 The Night Market live music, crafts, street food, steak barn grill; Balgove Larder, Strathtyrum, KY16 9SF [map]; Craft Food & Drink Music Sale

Thursday 16

20:00 An Evening with William Dalrymple in his book, Koh-i-Noor: The History of the World’s Most Infamous Diamond, William Dalrymple presents the definitive history of the ‘Mountain of Light’, from the various claims made on it today, to the controversies and plunderings of its past, all in vigorous and erudite prose; Topping & Company Booksellers, 7 Greyfriars Garden, KY16 9HG [map]; Talk

Friday 17

Saturday 18

10:30 - 11:30 Forgan’s Kiddie Ceilidh Bring the kids along for some good old fashioned Ceilidh dancing; Forgan’s, 110 Market Street, KY16 9PB [map]; 01334 466973 Dance Kids

11:30 Saturday Children’s Storytime From treasured classics and modern favourites, to the latest titles from talented new authors and illustrators! Waterstones Bookshop, 103 Market Street, KY16 9NX [map]; Kids

Sunday 19

13:00 - 16:00 International Sunday Brunch unlimited buffet of continental charcuterie, smoked salmon, sushi and sashimi, as well as a full range of salads, complemented by main dishes ranging from roasted rib-eye of beef to a delicious selection of fresh local seafood. Home baked pastries and choice of desserts completes this feast; Fairmont St Andrews, on the A917 St Andrews - Crail road [map]; Food & Drink Out of Town

14:00 - 16:00 Bandstand Concert Arbroath Instrumental Band; St Andrews Bandstand, The Scores [map]; Free Music

Monday 20

Tuesday 21

10:00 Bookbug free story, song and ryhme sessions for babies, toddlers, pre-school children and their families; St Andrews Public Library, Church Square, South Street, KY16 9NN [map]; Free Kids

Thursday 23

20:00 An Evening with Matt Haig author talks about his new book Notes on a Nervous Planet a study in how to live a vital, happy, and human life in the 21st Century; Topping & Company Booksellers, 7 Greyfriars Garden, KY16 9HG [map]; Talk

Friday 24

19:30 Aly Bain and Phil Cunningham with their musical magic and quick-witted humour, they will pull your emotional strings one moment and have you falling off the seat with laughter the next; Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA [map]; Music

20:00 Andrew Miller with Now We Shall Be Entirely Free author talks about his new book; Topping & Company Booksellers, 7 Greyfriars Garden, KY16 9HG [map]; Talk

Saturday 25

11:30 Saturday Children’s Storytime From treasured classics and modern favourites, to the latest titles from talented new authors and illustrators! Waterstones Bookshop, 103 Market Street, KY16 9NX [map]; Kids

19:30 Aly Bain and Phil Cunningham with their musical magic and quick-witted humour, they will pull your emotional strings one moment and have you falling off the seat with laughter the next; Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA [map]; Music

Sunday 26

13:00 - 16:00 International Sunday Brunch unlimited buffet of continental charcuterie, smoked salmon, sushi and sashimi, as well as a full range of salads, complemented by main dishes ranging from roasted rib-eye of beef to a delicious selection of fresh local seafood. Home baked pastries and choice of desserts completes this feast; Fairmont St Andrews, on the A917 St Andrews - Crail road [map]; Food & Drink Out of Town

14:00 - 16:00 Bandstand Concert Tullis Russell Mills Band; St Andrews Bandstand, The Scores [map]; Free Music

Monday 27

Tuesday 28

Thursday 30

10:30 Byre Film Club: The Lives of Others (15) 2006 Academy Award winner for Best Foreign Language Film, tracks the monitoring of East Berlin residents by agents of the Stasi, the GDR’s secret police; Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA [map]; Film

Friday 31

19:30 South Bend (14+) a tale of hope, of love, of a small country and a vast one, of a good Samaritan and a relationship gone bad; Byre Theatre, Abbey Street, KY16 9LA [map]; Comedy Play

Wed 13 June
- Sun 22 July MUSA Young Artist Award 2018: Light and Dark Enjoy the winning entries to this year’s MUSA Young Artist Award, an annual art competition for schools in Fife. From the sun, moon and stars to film noir via shadows, rainbows and fascinating science, this year's competition promises to shine a light on Fife’s talented young artists.; St Andrews Public Library, Church Square, South Street, KY16 9NN [map]; Free Art Kids Exhibition

Mon 16
- Sun 22 July Alice in Wonderland Activity Week: Cheshire Cat Hunt can you find all the Cheshire Cats in the children’s dept and work out the secret word – colouring in / activity sheets will be available all week; Waterstones Bookshop, 103 Market Street, KY16 9NX [map]; Kids

Sat 14
- Sun 29 July Art Club Summer Exhibition an exhibition of framed paintings – oil, watercolour, pastel, acrylics and mixed media on varied subjects including land- and seascapes, flowers, birds, animals and more – 10:00-17:00 weekdays and Saturdays, 12:30-17:00 Sundays; Art Club Rooms, 14c Argyle Street, KY16 9BP [map]; Art Exhibition Free

Tue 1 May
- July Visiting Artists May June July exhibition shows a selection of recent work by painters from NE Scotland: Helen Forrest, Karen Hadjitofi, Fiona Jack, Liz Milne, Morag Stevenson and Val Thomson, highlighting the various styles and subject matter within the group, but demonstrating their common love of paint. They are shown along side Emma Ball, Paul Bartlett, Alison Cage, Andrew Kenny, Gill Knight, David Nicol, John Picken, Janet Robertson and Gina Wright; Upstairs @ J & G Innes, Bookshop & Stationer, 107 South Street, KY16 9QW [map]; Art Exhibition

Fri 3
- Sun 12 August Linda Paton Art Exhibition Linda Paton is once again holding her popular solo art exhibition. Paintings of St Andrews scenes, Large Seascapes, and Modern Abstracts in Oils and Acrylics 10am-5pm daily; Art Club Rooms, 14c Argyle Street, KY16 9BP [map]; Art Exhibition

Sun 3 June
- Sun 26 August International Sunday Brunch unlimited buffet of continental charcuterie, smoked salmon, sushi and sashimi, as well as a full range of salads, complemented by main dishes ranging from roasted rib-eye of beef to a delicious selection of fresh local seafood. Home baked pastries and choice of desserts completes this feast – Sundays 1-4pm; Fairmont St Andrews, on the A917 St Andrews - Crail road [map]; Food & Drink Out of Town

April
- August St Andrews Land Train Tour The tour is approximately 40 minutes and features live commentary from the guard. You can relax, have fun, see the sights and learn some interesting history, facts and stories while you let the train take the strain. The ticket is for a complete circuit but the journey can be broken to allow you to explore the different areas of the town and you can rejoin the train at a later time to complete your tour (please retain your ticket for this purpose) – see web site for times; Stops at Bruce Embankment, Cathedral, Harbour, Blackfriars Chapel; Outdoors Tour

Sat 28 July
- Thu 30 August Encountering Scotland: Creative Photography Sharing Migrant Experiences of Life in Scotland What’s it like living in a new place and experiencing a different culture and way of life? Created by pupils of Madras College and students of English as a Second Language at Fife College, this preview display shows some of the photographs created by migrants living in Fife to demonstrate their thoughts about life in their new homes; Bell Pettigrew Museum, Bute Medical Buildings, KY16 9TS [map]; Art Exhibition Free

Sat 16 June
- Sat 22 September Art in Trust includes works by all four Scottish Colourists – Peploe, Cadell, Hunter and Fergusson. There are also works by two of Scotland’s greatest landscape artists, William McTaggart and James McIntosh Patrick. The Camden Town group is represented by Walter Sickert and Spencer Frederick Gore and the Glasgow Boys are represented by E A Hornel and John Lavery. Also on display are paintings by Joan Eardley, William Gear, Robin Philipson, Alison Watt and more. Whether your tastes are traditional or contemporary, there is something to inspire, delight and challenge; St Andrews Museum, Kinburn Park, Doubledykes Road, KY16 9DP [map]; Art Exhibition Free

Thu 10 May
- Sun 30 September Modern St Andrews witness the changes that the town of St Andrews has experienced from the 1950s to the present day – 14:00-17:00 daily; Preservation Trust Museum, 12 North Street, KY16 9PW [map]; Exhibition Free History

Sat 1
- Sun 30 September Autumn Exhibition Scottish Society of Architect Artists September The SSAA will be returning this year for the month of September with all new work.; J & G Innes, Bookshop & Stationer, 107 South Street, KY16 9QW [map]; Exhibition

24 March
- 21 October Tropical Butterfly Experience Enter a tropical paradise and experience our Tropical Butterfly House. In our flight zone you can observe these amazing butterflies up close; Botanic Garden, Canongate, KY16 8RT [map]; Nature Exhibition

June
- October The St Andrews Photographers Summer Exhibition We have been invited to exhibit work in Holy Trinity Church, St Andrews again this year. We are exhibiting from June to October and have a number of prints and cards for sale. Come along and enjoy the exhibition and the atmosphere within this beautiful church; Holy Trinity Church, South Street, KY16 9UH [map]; Art Exhibition

Mon 1
- Sun 28 October St Andrews Photography Festival 2018 an exciting month-long programme of events is planned; Art Exhibition

Sat 24 November
- Sun 2 December Art and Craft Fair annual sale of local work; Preservation Trust Museum, 12 North Street, KY16 9PW [map]; Art Craft Free Sale


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