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Tour of Britain window dressing competition

09/08/2022

By Christina Wright

Businesses in Aberdeen are invited to dress their windows with a cycling design or theme in the lead up to the Tour of Britain, which departs from Aberdeen on Sunday 4 September. Some great prizes are on offer for the best dressed windows!

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Escape to the City

03/08/2022

By Christina Wright

Our latest campaign, supported by the VisitScotland Destination Marketing Fund, encourages visitors to come and experience Aberdeen and all it has to offer.

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Meet the Business: Scottish Traditional Boat Festival

02/08/2022

By Christina Wright

Hear from Richard Thorne, Portsoy Community Enterprise, about the return of the Scottish Traditional Boat Festival to Portsoy in June. During the interview, Richard shares how they have worked with their suppliers and stallholders to make the festival more sustainable and how they have been using digital technology to make the festival more interactive and attract new audiences.

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Read the results from our July Quarterly Business Monitor

01/08/2022

By Christina Wright

Read the results from our latest Quarterly Business Monitor looking back at business performance between April and June and looking ahead at future enquiries and bookings.

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Join us at our Destination Strategy launch events

28/07/2022

By Christina Wright

A new destination strategy for Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire, the Framework for Growth, is now ready to launch. Join us at one of two launch events - one in-person and one online - to hear how your views have shaped a way forward for tourism in our region, the ambition for 2030 and learn how you can be involved.

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Coastal Communities Challenge Fund - new application round launched

19/07/2022

By Christina Wright

A new application round for the Coastal Communities Challenge has just launched and will be open for applications until Sunday 28 August.

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Stories from our Home

14/07/2022

By Christina Wright

We recently met with some of the captivating individuals of the North-east to hear their stories about their time in the region, the place they call home

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Meet the Business: Greyhope Bay

08/07/2022

By Christina Wright

Our new "Meet the Business" interview series kicks off with Fiona McIntyre, Managing Director and Founder of Greyhope Bay, which opened its doors in April. Fiona shares the ups and downs she faced during the course of the project, as well as the importance of community engagement and storytelling to bringing Greyhope Bay to life.

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VisitAberdeenshire Annual Review 2021/22

06/07/2022

By Christina Wright

We are delighted to share our annual review of the financial year 2021/22, which features a summary of our work across all areas of our organisation as we have maintained our focus on driving demand to visit the region and on supporting local businesses to survive, thrive and meet that demand.

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Our fourth Quarterly Business Monitor survey is now open!

04/07/2022

By Deirdre O'Donnell

Tourism and hospitality businesses in Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire are invited to complete our fourth Quarterly Business Monitor, designed to gather your thoughts and feedback on current business challenges and highlights.

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