• Entertainment in Dundee

    With such a wide range of entertainment on offer in Dundee, it can seem a little daunting to decide what to try first! At Apex, we want to make that task a little easier, with our guide to Dundee entertainment. Whilst only an introduction, we hope that this will whet your appetite to sample one of Dundee's many delights.

    Art Galleries / Museums

    Dundee is one of the UK’s hottest cities for visual arts – partly due to the Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design. And the best place to catch up with the latest exhibitions and arthouse films is DCA (Dundee Contemporary Arts).

    You can also see one of the UK’s most famous theatre groups at Dundee Rep. For a programme that takes in ballet to balladeers, Caird Hall Theatre offers up an intriguing mix of populist and high brow productions.

    Film / Cinemas

    Home to two large cinemas, the Odeon and Cineworld, Dundee can cater for the most avid film goers requirements.

    Sports / Games

    Dundee is a hive of activity for the avid sports fan, be you an armchair pundit or adrenalin junkie, there's something to cater for all. Home to two football teams - Dundee Utd and Dundee, an Ice Hockey Team - the Dundee Stars, many basketball teams, including the Dundee Sharks and a variety of other clubs and teams, it's clear to see Dundee's appeal to sports enthusiasts. Why not try the olympic sized ice rink, Dundee Ice Arena, which boasts a 2300 seating capacity and bar facilities.

    Music, Concerts, Theatres & Shows

    The Dundee Rep is home to Scotland's only permanent ensemble company and Scottish Dance Theatre. An award winning theatre, it regularly hosts a variety of shows, including drama, dance, music and comedy.

    Another popular theatre venue in Dundee is the historic Caird Hall. In the centre of Dundee, overlooking the main square, this versatile venue plays host to a variety of events, including operas, ballets, comedy shows, classical shows, pop/rock concerts and traditional music events.

    Dundee Nightlife

    Ever popular Dundee comes alive at night with a variety of pubs and clubs offering everything from chilled out jazz to club classics, ensuring a memorable night for all. Popular venues include Fat Sams, offering 3 floors of chart music, The Reading Rooms, for a live music extravaganza and the London Nightclub and Diner, serving up relaxed R+B and funky jazz.