Parking and Travel Advice for BP Big Screens

Ahead of BP Big Screens screening of La traviata this Tuesday (4 July 2017) Aberdeen City Council would like to encourage visitors to the event to take advantage of public transport or walk to the event.

There will be limited parking at both of the Duthie Park car parks, as well as in the surrounding streets. Parking will be on a strictly first-come-first-serve basis.

Bus timetables can be found at www.firstbus.com/Aberdeen or https://www.stagecoachbus.com/about/north-scotland

The screen will go live at 6.30pm with the curtain up and opera beginning at 7.00pm, so visitors are reminded to allow plenty time for entering the park.

Picnics and portable seating are welcome in the park but no barbecues or naked flames are allowed. Please dispose of your rubbish responsibly. A selection of hot and cold soft drinks and baked goods will be available to purchase.

The alcohol by-law on drinking in public places will be lifted between 6pm and 11pm however alcohol can only be consumed on the main grass area of the Duthie Park.

Verdi’s best loved opera returns this summer for the BP Big Screens experience, in one of The Royal Opera’s most popular productions. La traviata’s story of a beautiful Parisian courtesan prepared to make the ultimate sacrifice for love is told through thrilling ensembles and choruses, impassioned duets and stunningly beautiful lyrical arias Be prepared for an evening of visual and musical beauty and profound emotion.