The castle will be closing its doors on Saturday 21st December after the Saturday Matinee and we will be back on Monday 6th January so.....
We would like to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy Hogmanay!
Friday Filmnight this week is not Christmassy at all! It's an action comedy starring Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg.
Friday 20th December at 7.30pm
2 Guns Cert 15
Saturday Matinee isn't Christmassy either! From the makers of 'Cars' we have 'Planes'
Saturday 21st December at 2.30pm
Planes Cert U
We need a volunteer for Saturday, please contact Jay (07728405539) if you intend to attend and can work a remote control.
This is the last screening for 2013. We'll be back in the New Year on Friday 17th January.
We aim to set up a rota system in the new year for the Saturday Screenings, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to put your name on the list. If enough people sign up it may mean you only have to take a turn once or twice a year, and it will ensure the continuation of the Saturday Matinee.
Thank you and have a very happy and relaxing time over the festive period.
This weekend's Cinema at Banff Castle begins tonight (6th Dec) with
Friday Filmnight at 7.30pm
Stand Up Guys cert 15 - a comedy with Al Pacino, Christopher Walken and Alan Arkin
followed by the
Saturday Matinee at 2.30pm
Nativity 2 - Danger in the Manger cert U, a British seasonal comedy with David Tenant
If anyone is able to volunteer for the projection of Saturday's film please contact Jay on 07728405539.
We greatly value our volunteers as without them there would be no Cinema Experience. So thank you to all who do help out.
Yes, we are continuing to offer a diverse cinema experience at Banff Castle.
This week's Friday Filmnight at 7.30pm is the Emmy Award Winning Drama Behind The Candelabra
with Matt Damon, Rob Lowe, Michael Douglas and Dan Aykroyd. BYO drinks and snacks - coffee/tea available.
Saturday Matinee at 2.30pm is a film for all the family, Monster University.
Would a volunteer projector button presser who is available for the matinee please call Jay on 07728405539.
Back after a short break for the Halloween Fun Day
Cinema Experiences for all the family:
Friday Filmnight - 8th November at 7.30pm
Django Unchained cert 18
Saturday Matinee - 9th November at 2.30pm
Robosapien cert PG
We need a volunteer 'projectionist' for Saturday Matinee :) - please contact Jay on 07728405539 or at the Spindrift Studio
There will not be any films this weekend...we are having a Halloween Fun Day instead!!!!
There are various performances, stalls, and attractions. The Kelpie Cafe is being run by Lockhart's Event Catering offering a fantastic selection of light bites and halloween treats.
Also night time tours available for the more brave and adventurous among you!
On the day we will have:
Spooky stories and terrifing tales
Various games- lucky dip, tombola
Your chance to design the Banff Castle Ghost!!!
Interactive Arena Performances.
Fancy dress Photobooth
Wandering Rhynie Fairies
Fancy Dress is very much encouraged....adults too!!!
And of course 3 haunted ghost tours at 6:30, 7:30 amd 8:30 for the big kid in you!!
Two fantastic films being screened this weekend at Banff Castle:
Friday Filmnight 11th October at 7.30pm
Cloud Atlas - cert 15
Saturday Matinee 12th October at 2.30pm
Epic - cert U
We need a volunteer 'projectionist' for the Saturday Matinee. Please contact Jay at the Spindrift Studio on tel. no. 07728405539 by Friday evening.
Friday Filmnight 27th September @ 7.30pm
Side Effects cert15
Saturday Matinee 28th September @ 2.30pm
From Up On Poppy Hill cert U
The Cinema Experience is brought to you by the 'Spindrift Studio'
Come for Coffee, It's For MacMillan
Friday 27th/Saturday 28th,10am-4pm,
Spindrift Studio 8b Quayside, Banff Harbour, Banff.
A few dates for your diary over the next couple of weeks...
Films this weekend...titles to be annouced soon!
Sunday September 1st - Dean Spruce Tarot Readings in the East Pavilion
Thursday 5th September - Francesca Stridgen's Qi Gong and Dance Circle classes start again
Friday 6th September - Music at The Kelpie is back for its usual evening of entertainment.
And we also have regular relaxation with Gordon Edward Hatha yoga and beginners yoga classes back on 9th September
So dont miss out ...book early if you want to attend!
For those of you that attend the Gordon Edward yoga classes at Banff Castle on Mondays or Tuesdays, we would like to advise that it has been cancelled for the next two weeks.
Classes should resume from Monday 9th September.