FESTIVALS

Callander Jazz & Blues 2018

Callander Jazz Festival ~ Poppies Hotel calendar_today 04 Oct 19 place Callander, Perthshire http://www.callanderjazz.com/tickets.html

Accommodation info

The Callander Jazz and Blues Festival is the largest rural Jazz & Blues festival in Scotland and is firmly established on the UK festival map. First held back in 2006, the festival has grown every year, with this years event featuring over 50 gigs across 12 venues, performing live jazz, blues, soul and boogie over 3 days. From solo artists to big bands, over 150 musicians ensure a long weekend of great music in the autumn splendour of the Trossachs. Come and join us for a fantastic weekend of fun and music in the beautiful setting of Callander, situated only 16 miles from Stirling and the M9 on the main A84  trunk road at the eastern gateway to the Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park. Whatever your taste in music, come along and enjoy the atmosphere of the 14th annual Callander Jazz and Blues Festival from Friday 4th October until Sunday 6th October.

Some of the many performers who are playing at this years Callander Jazz and Blues Festival
The Cadillac Kings * The Revolutionaires * The Swing Commanders * Kyla Brox * The Marwills * Dusha Connection * Swing Sensation * The John Verity Band * Uncle Red * The Penman Jazzmen * The Jazz Pack * Al Hughes * The Lucy Mae Band * Jenne McClure & Stirling Crisis * Blues Deluxe * Fever * The John Verity Band * King Buddah * The Paprika Blues Band * Filthy Blues * Mudslide * The Tommy ​Bentz Band * Black Snake Roots * The Lynsey Dolan Band * Lewis Hamilton Band * Nico G * Fraser McDonald * Rock Til U Drop

2019 Festival Tickets


Rover Tickets

Weekend Rover Tickets entitle the holder entry to all festival performances where a ticket is required but are subject to space being available at the venue.
  • Weekend Rover £50.00 
Weekend Rover Tickets can be pre-ordered now by calling telephone number
            01877 330329
Weekend Rover Tickets will also be available to purchase in the build up to the festival over the counter at the following Visit Scotland offices:
Visit Scotland Stirling
Old Town Jail, St Johns St, Stirling FK8 1EA
Telephone: 01786 475019
Callander Information Office
52-54, Main Street, Callander FK17 8BD
Telephone: 01877 330342​

Venue Tickets 

Venue Tickets will need to be purchased at the door of a few venues subject to space being available for the event. 
  • ​Performances at the McLaren venue are priced at £10.00
  • Performances at the Dreadnought & Hostel venues are priced at £5.00
  • Performances at the Waverley Hotel, Dalgair House Hotel & Crown Hotel venues are priced free of charge
Please note venue tickets, where required, cannot be pre-booked and are issued on a first come first served basis. All of the Headline Performances will be clearly indicated on the festival programme.

Cruise Tickets

Jazz & Blues Cruise aboard the Sir Walter Scott on stunning Loch Katrine. The Blues Cruise on Saturday 5th and the Jazz Cruise on Sunday 6th for 2 hours from 3pm until 5pm. Jazz & Blues Cruise Tickets can only be purchased in advance or on the day at the Loch Katrine Pier ticket office. On board refreshments are available and there is a covered area on deck in case of inclement weather. 
  • Ticket Holders will be pay £18.00 
  • Non Ticket Holders will pay £23.00 
Cruise Tickets can be collected from the booking office on the day of the cruise. Ensure you have your Rover Ticket or wristband to get the £5 discount.
Email enquiries@lochkatrine.com or
phone 01877 332004 to purchase cruise tickets or request information.​​