Tolbooth Stirling

Tolbooth Stirling

About Tolbooth Stirling

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The award-winning Tolbooth is Stirling's venue for music, performance and classes.

Re-opened in 2002, after a sensational restoration and redesign by award winning architect Richard Murphy, the Tolbooth has quickly established a reputation as one of the best live music venues in the country.

The Tolbooth has always been a feature of Stirling's cultural life, it has been a court and jail (complete with death cells) and hosted a parliament in the reign of James VI.

Nowadays the Tolbooth is the base for Stirling Council's Arts and Event Team and the home to some of the best musicians and performers working in Scotland.

The extended Grade A-listed building has retained many original features such as the dome ceiling in the main auditorium as well as incorporating state of the art technology throughout its eight floors.

The main auditorium can accommodate up to 166 people seated theatre style but at the touch of a button the space can be transformed to suit a an event for up to 225 people standing.

Throughout this light and airy building there are small to medium sized meeting rooms, the largest of which can accomodate 100 people, break-out rooms, circulation space, a cafe/bar and restaurant.

A permanent technical team is on hand to provide support to the more than traditional methods of presentation.

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Upcoming Events at Tolbooth Stirling

The Tannahill Weavers

The Tannahill Weavers

4th February 2022

Catch The Tannahill Weavers, one of the world’s premier traditional Celtic bands, when they return to the Tolbooth Stirling on 4th February!
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The East Pointers - CANCELLED

The East Pointers - CANCELLED

10th February 2022

The multi-award-winning East Pointers are back on the road with new music from their upcoming EP and stop off at the Tolbooth Stirling on 10th February!
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Heal & Harrow

Heal & Harrow

11th February 2022

The 16th and 17th Century Scottish Witch Trials were one of the darkest periods of Scotland’s history. In this new project, Rachel Newton and Lauren MacColl pay a humanising tribute to these women.
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Astrid: The Storm Sessions Acoustic Tour

Astrid: The Storm Sessions Acoustic Tour

12th February 2022

Willie Campbell and Charlie Clark aka Astrid are bringing The Storm Sessions Acoustic Tour to the Tolbooth on 12th February!
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The Paul McKenna Band

The Paul McKenna Band

17th February 2022

Don't miss the outstanding Paul McKenna Band when they play the Tolbooth Stirling on Thursday 17th February!
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Constant Follower and Friends

Constant Follower and Friends

24th February 2022

Stirling’s Constant Follower will perform at the Tolbooth as a part of a special evening and joined by a selection of wonderful performers who make up Stirling's thriving and varied music scene.
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Pete Whittaker: Solo and Free

Pete Whittaker: Solo and Free

25th February 2022

Join Pete from the sub culture of underground crack climbing and onto the side of the world’s highest big walls.
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Greig Taylor Album Launch

Greig Taylor Album Launch

26th February 2022

Enjoy a special night as Greig Taylor returns to the Tolbooth on 26th February to launch his new record, his fifth studio album.
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Genesis Visible Touch

Genesis Visible Touch

5th March 2022

Genesis Visible Touch are the ultimate Phil Collins-era Genesis show and you can catch them at the Tolbooth Stirling on Saturday 5th March!
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Gary Delaney: Gary in Punderland

Gary Delaney: Gary in Punderland

9th March 2022

Gary Delaney is returning to the road with another onslaught of lean, expertly crafted gaggery! Catch him at the Tolbooth Stirling on 9th March!
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Kinnaris Quintet

Kinnaris Quintet

11th March 2022

The technically dazzling quintet draws from a wide range of folk traditions and classical music to create an excitingly unique sound. Catch them at the Tolbooth on 11th March!
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CODA to Rock Stirling!

CODA to Rock Stirling!

12th March 2022

CODA are Europe’s most exciting and authentic tribute to Led Zeppelin and you can catch them at The Tolbooth on 12th March!
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J.J Gimour

J.J Gimour

19th March 2022

Don't miss internationally acclaimed Scottish singer-songwriter J.J Gimour when he comes to the Tolbooth Stirling on Saturday 19th March!
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Saint Phnx

Saint Phnx

23rd March 2022

Glaswegian siblings Saint Phnx have announced a gig at the Tolbooth Stirling on Wednesday 23rd March!
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Hamish Napier Trio - The Woods Tour

Hamish Napier Trio - The Woods Tour

31st March 2022

Join us at the Tolbooth Stirling as Hamish Napier performs his award winning new album The Woods (Album of the Year at the Scots Trad Music Awards).
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Heidi Talbot Trio

Heidi Talbot Trio

7th April 2022

Heidi Talbot's style switches easily between Celtic and Americana, but Subtlety is Talbot’s magic ingredient. Don't miss the Trio when they play the Tolbooth Stirling on Thursday 7th April!
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Pictish Trail Plus Special Guests

Pictish Trail Plus Special Guests

10th April 2022

Johnny Lynch, AKA Isle-of-Eigg dwelling electro-acoustic psych-pop wonder Pictish Trail is back with a fourth album Thumb World and comes to the Tolbooth.
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The Rheingans Sisters

The Rheingans Sisters

15th April 2022

A unique and unmissable act on the folk and world music stage today, award-winning multi-instrumentalists, composers and folk scholarsRowan and Anna play a plethora of instruments in their live shows.
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Bogha-frois

Bogha-frois

23rd April 2022

This concert at the Tolbooth is a bold celebration of the music with a diverse range of musicians and multi-instrumentalists taking to the stage to perform.
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JigJam

JigJam

8th May 2022

Multi-award winning quartet JigJam are on tour in 2022 and come to the Tolbooth Stirling on Saturday 8th May!
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Broken Chanter

Broken Chanter

14th May 2022

After appearing at the recent Tolbooth Shindig, Broken Chanter returns on 14th May for what will be a special night of music!
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Flook

Flook

18th May 2022

Flook return to the Tolbooth on Wednesday 18th May and continue to inspire and enchant audiences of all ages!
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The Langan Band

The Langan Band

20th May 2022

Enjoy a modern and exhilarating sound very much rooted in modern traditions with catchy tunes and beautiful lyrics when The Langan Band come to the Tolbooth!
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Yorkston, Thorne and Khan

Yorkston, Thorne and Khan

21st May 2022

Yorkston, Thorne and Khan are touring the UK in support of their third album and stop off at the Tolbooth on 21st May 2022!
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Niteworks

Niteworks

11th June 2022

Electronic Celtic fusion band Niteworks have announced a tour for 2022 including a night at the Tolbooth Stirling on 11th June!
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Fara

Fara

21st October 2022

It's an exciting new chapter for FARA as they welcome young Highland pianist Rory Matheson to the line-up. Catch them at the Tolbooth Stirling on 21st October!
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The McDougall’s Party Time

The McDougall’s Party Time

22nd October 2022

Join Max, Auntie Aggie and Morag the Rabbit as they get ready to throw the biggest and best party ever – and you’re invited to join the celebrations!
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