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Sleep in the Park – a huge success

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Published December 12, 2017

This weekend saw Unique Events deliver Sleep in the Park – a massive fundraising success with over 8,000 people sleeping rough to support Scottish charity Social Bite. So far over £3.6 million has been raised to help eradicate homelessness in Scotland within the next five years. In addition to the monetary donations, 164 job opportunities and 33 temporary housing solutions were donated... View Article

Red, Red Rose Street

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Published December 6, 2017

  Following the success of the event last year the second Red, Red Rose Street Festival, celebrating all things Burns, returns to the city centre in January 2018 with an even bigger and better programme of events.  Focused around Rose Street, the Burns celebrations will include a Burns Supper, two family ceilidhs, Burns Club comedy nights, Captivate Theatre’s musical of... View Article

Popular in Kilmarnock!

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Published December 1, 2017

We are delighted to announce the success of ILLUMINIGHT, the fire and light spectacular in Kilmarnock’s Dean Castle Country Park which ended Sunday 19th November. The inaugural event welcomed over 38,000 visitors during its four week run. Presented by East Ayrshire Leisure, created and produced by Unique Events in collaboration with production specialists Black Light, Illuminight celebrated the re-opening of Dean Castle... View Article

ILLUMINIGHT extra sessions!

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Published November 7, 2017

ILLUMINIGHT, the brand new fire and light spectacular in Kilmarnock’s Dean Castle Country Park, is proving to be this autumn’s hottest ticket with thousands of visitors enjoying the event over the opening weekend and over 12,500 tickets already snapped up for the run. Due to popular demand, new family-friendly sessions have been added to ILLUMINIGHT each weekend until Sunday 19... View Article

Queensferry Crossing Opening Ceremony

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Published September 8, 2017

We were delighted to produce and facilitate the Opening Ceremony activity for the new Queensferry Crossing on Monday 4th September. The Queensferry Crossing sits alongside the Forth Bridge and the Forth Road Bridge – three iconic structures spanning three centuries of cutting-edge civil engineering and we were honoured to play a role in such a historic and memorable occasion.