Live music venues
Stirling is punching well above its weight when it comes to the arts.
The Tolbooth is the toast of Scotland’s traditional and world music scene. An award-winning £6m conversion transformed this historic and characterful building into a state-of-the-art performance space, dance studio and recording studio.
Bob Dylan, REM and Ocean Colour Scene have all played Stirling Castle Esplanade - location for Hogmanay celebrations.
The MacRoberts Art Centre - The recently revamped Macrobert arts centre based in Stirling University’s campus offers a cinema and theatre programme and a host of activities designed for children and families.
The Albert Halls - Eddi Reader’s vocals have filled the historic venue - as have excited crowds at WWF wrestling and tribute concerts!
The Smith Art Gallery brings social history to life through art and artefacts.