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 [...]

3 12, 2014

Highland Games at Dundas Castle

By | 2017-03-01T10:52:31+00:00 December 3rd, 2014|incentives|0 Comments

Reel Time Events were happy to provide a Scottish Highland Games Experience for a luxury German car company at the fantastic Dundas Castle as part of their incentive program. Providing a taste of Scotland, the party of lucky attendees were greeted at the doors of the stunning Dundas Castle by a lone piper, before being separated into their clans to participate in a number of different events.  A variety of traditional and more contemporary events, held both inside and out, gave the delegates a chance to experience the very best of Scottish [...]

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’ [...]

10 02, 2014

Burn’s Night – Stirling Castle and The Reel Time Ceilidh Band

By | 2017-03-01T11:03:16+00:00 February 10th, 2014|incentives|0 Comments

The Reel Time Ceilidh Band played in Stirling Castle on Burn’s Night for a large company putting on an incentive trip for high achieving sales staff. Being familiar with incentive trips Reel Time Events knew the best package to provide; as well as the Reel Time Ceilidh Band they provided a stunning Highland Dance performance and got the crowd dancing to Ceilidh tunes. The Reel Time Band At the end of the night the guests were led by a pipe band beating the retreat and exiting the stunning grounds of Stirling [...]

3 02, 2014

Highland Games Scottish Team Building Activities

By | 2017-03-01T11:04:48+00:00 February 3rd, 2014|events, incentives|0 Comments

What an event we had on Saturday at Dalhousie Castle hotel.  Reel Time Events were asked to deliver some memorable Scottish team building events the day before an Australian wedding. We were graced with one of Scotland's most perfect summer days for the event, so things started well! We ran 6 highland games team building activities for the group, with the wedding party being split up into teams to allow them to compete for the chieftains’ prize. The activities were; Whisky cocktail making, wellie wanging, highland dancing, caber tossing, hammer throwing and [...]

16 11, 2011

Scotland Means Business

By | 2017-03-01T11:20:28+00:00 November 16th, 2011|conferences, events, incentives|0 Comments

Reel Time had a wonderful night at Kelvingrove on Tuesday, entertaining the VIP guests of Visit Scotland. We had a bagpiper welcoming the guests to the fantastic Glasgow venue.  Roddy Deans was compering the event and addressed the haggis, while the Reel Time Ceilidh Band was on hand to give its funky brand of ceilidh music for guests to let their hair down.  Later in the evening, the great Rodolpho performed some Aerial hoop, and silk performances. Was great to meet all the MICE buyers and Scottish suppliers, who came together to [...]

20 05, 2011

Reel Time and Visit Scotland showcase Scotland to MIT Magazine

By | 2017-03-01T11:26:34+00:00 May 20th, 2011|conferences, events, incentives|0 Comments

Reel Time was helping Visit Scotland entertain a delegation of journalists, event bookers and other MICE professionals at Stirling castle.  16th May 2011. Reel Time provided a lively entrée to the guests Scottish dinner with a performance from Scotlands fight display experts:  the clann. The clann create battle sequences during events to show guests, at fairly close quarters, the art of Scottish fighting. To see one of the clans performances from the safety of your armchair, then click the Scottish clan battle link. Roddythepiper was also on hand to pipe the Clann [...]

6 05, 2011

Edinburgh Airport Whisky Tasting

By | 2017-03-01T11:27:38+00:00 May 6th, 2011|bars, events, incentives|0 Comments

If you are looking for a Fantastic whisky tasting experience in Edinburgh then Reel Time Events is the company you are looking for. April 2011 saw us entertain 72 Fire department managers from Airports all over the UK. Our whisky tasting was after a hearty Scottish dinner enjoyed by the delegates.  Reel Time whisky taster James Davie presented three whiskies to an attentive audience. On the menu was a balvenie doublewood, bowmore and a surprise wee Scotch Malt Whisky Society single cask bottle that we had been impressed with. After the whisky [...]

16 04, 2011

Visit Scotland: Scotland Means Business 2011

By | 2017-03-01T11:29:45+00:00 April 16th, 2011|conferences, events, incentives|0 Comments

We were up at the Old Course Hotel on Tuesday for a fantastic event run by Visit Scotland  for their Scotland Means Business workshop. 150 companies from all over the world converged on Fairmont Hotel for face to face meetings, networking and of course a VIP Scottish themed gala dinner (held down the road at the Old Course) Roddy Deans was comparing the event, introducing Bagpipers, celtic dancers and of course the energetic Reel Time Ceilidh Band. Guests commented afterwards over a nightcap what a fantastic Scottish event it had been, letting them experience first hand the diverse range of Scottish hospitality, entertainment and [...]

25 10, 2010

85 Ladies arrive for a highland fling

By | 2017-03-01T11:32:36+00:00 October 25th, 2010|conferences, events, incentives|0 Comments

Reel Time Events got asked for an X factor style kilt dressing session to form a part of a mini indoor highland games.  The clients wanted some fun and interactive challenges that teams could compete in to collect the prizes. With their conference being in Scotland this year, they thought that the highland games was a great theme.  The venue was the Barcelo Carlton, which does not have any adjoining fields, so indoor highland games it was! As the group was predominantly ladies, we geared the activities for them. In their 2.5 [...]