16 09, 2016

National Museum of Scotland Grand Opening

By | 2017-03-01T10:31:36+00:00 September 16th, 2016|events|0 Comments

Reel Time Events were delighted to have been involved in the grand opening of the redeveloped National Museum of Scotland.  To start the day off, Reel Time Events arranged for the Boghall & Bathgate Pipe band to march down Chambers Street, which had been closed especially for the event.  After making their grand entrance, the band entertained the crowds, performing on the newly opened public piazza until the countdown began.  As the public gathered for their first glimpse of the new galleries, Forth 1 DJ Mark Martin started the countdown.  As the [...]

9 05, 2016

Roddy the Piper goes live!

By | 2017-03-01T10:32:22+00:00 May 9th, 2016|events, weddings|1 Comment

Reel Time Events are pleased to announce the new Roddy the Piper website is now live!     The Reel Time Family of websites is currently undergoing a much needed refresh, the first of which to get a new look was Reel Time Bars which has been live since the start of the year. Now the RoddythePiper website has had its much needed update, with a clean and simple design that is easy to navigate.  The new site has updated images and media including video and audio samples so you can see [...]

3 05, 2016

Entertaining at VisitScotland’s Expo 2016

By | 2017-03-01T10:34:16+00:00 May 3rd, 2016|events|0 Comments

Reel Time Events had the pleasure of entertaining over 700 delegates as part of VisitScotland's Expo 2016.  Held at Edinburgh's Corn Exchange for international buyers from the leisure industry, the event was a great success, with guests tasting some of Scotlands finest produce and being entertained by Roddy and the Reel Time Ceilidh Band for the evening. Guests were welcomed at the venue by Roddy, playing some rousing tunes on the bagpipes as they all made their way into the venue for the awards ceremony, hosted by Des Clarke, and gala dinner. [...]

29 03, 2016

Burns Night and Haggis stabbing with Reel Time Events

By | 2017-03-01T10:36:04+00:00 March 29th, 2016|events|0 Comments

Burns Night is always one of the busiest periods of the year for Reel Time Events, and 2016 was no different.  Here is a quick roundup of this year's events and what we have been doing to help celebrate our great Bard's birthday Roddy and the Scraggly Cats had the pleasure of entertaining the Builders Merchants Federation at Dalmahoy Golf and Country Club.  Roddy was on hand to address the haggis and then join the Scraggly Cats for their funky and up beat fusion of ceilidh and pop, giving all [...]

24 03, 2016

Roddy the Piper will go a long way for a good curry!

By | 2017-03-01T10:39:08+00:00 March 24th, 2016|conferences, events|0 Comments

One of our great loves at Reel Time Events is promoting Scottish culture, produce and music with passion and enthusiasm.  Much of this is done here in Scotland, showcasing our great nation to visitors from far flung lands, but occasionally we are lucky enough to get the opportunity to promote Scotland on the International stage. Last month Roddy was lucky enough to be invited by Visit Scotland, along with his colleague Will Marshall, to a week long tour of India where they helped promote Scotland as a destination to the Indian leisure [...]

1 10, 2015

Macbeth Premiere arrives in Edinburgh

By | 2017-03-01T10:43:22+00:00 October 1st, 2015|events|0 Comments

Sunday evening Edinburgh welcomed the star studded film premiere of Macbeth held at Edinburgh's Festival Theatre, including Hollywood A-listers Michael Fassbender, who plays the title role, Paddy Considine and David Thewlis. Reel Time Events were lucky enough to be involved in the premier afterparty held at the National Museum of Scotland, with Roddy and Johnny providing a rousing Scottish welcome on the bagpipes to the 1500 stars and guests. Inside the museum guests were then treated to whisky cocktails served by Mark and the Reel Time Mixologists from the Diageo sponsored bar. [...]

13 02, 2015

Burns Night the Reel Time Way

By | 2017-03-01T10:50:32+00:00 February 13th, 2015|events|0 Comments

As always, Reel Time were out and about helping revellers celebrate and comemorate our great Bard  on Burns night across the country, with a diverse variety of entertainers. Burns night is the annual celebration and commemoration of the life, work and spirit of Scotland's great poet Robert Burns. From his humble beginnings on the family farm in Ayr, his passion and dynamic, contemporary vision has elevated him into one of Scotlands most loved and celebrated figures.  Every year, around the great Bards birthday on the 25th January, Burns night is celebrated across [...]

19 12, 2014

Reel Time Event’s 2014 Highlights

By | 2017-03-01T10:51:56+00:00 December 19th, 2014|bars, conferences, events, incentives, weddings|0 Comments

Reel Time Events has had a busy and varied year in 2014, and as it's the end of the year, we would like to share some of our highlights from across the year. Our corporate events and conferences have been as busy as ever, and in partnership with some of the best conference centers and 5 star venues in Scotland, we have had the pleasure of entertaining a great many delegates from a number of the world's leading companies and organisations.  From Burns night with the Reel Time Band and highland dancers [...]

13 06, 2014

Meetings and Incentive Trip to Scottish Castles | A Highland Games Experience

By | 2017-03-01T10:54:53+00:00 June 13th, 2014|conferences, events, incentives|0 Comments

Last weekend Reel Time Events were pleased to provide the finest Scottish entertainment for a meetings and incentive trip. The client, an international cosmetic brand, was keen to entertain their high achieving sales team. Arranged through Cashel Travel, the guests enjoyed a day of Highland Games Activities in the luxury surroundings of Ferniehirst Castle. Reel Time Events organised an afternoon of fun and challenging activities including Caber Tossing, Scots Hammer Throwing and Welly Wanging. While this may sound like a physically challenging day, the Falconry Display, Bagpipe Lessons and Archery helped guests recover in between the more competitive activities. To add to the challenge, the team was split into five ‘clans’ [...]

22 04, 2014

Visit Scotland’s Expo, entertainment by Reel Time Events

By | 2017-03-01T11:02:33+00:00 April 22nd, 2014|conferences, events|1 Comment

The Reel Time Band playing a classic, yet modern Ceilidh Tune Visit Scotland's largest business to business event, Expo, was held at the SECC in Glasgow this week. Hundreds of destination management companies, professional conference makers, tour companies and journalists descended on Glasgow to meet the very best that Scotland has to provide.  Venues, service providers and destination management companies exchanged ideas and contacts with the delegates. Reel Time Events were asked to work alongside Event Scotland to help put a Scottish flavour on the evening networking event, Scotland in [...]