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Bon Scott Statue

Bellies Brae Car Park, Bellies Brae, Kirriemuir, Kirriemuir DD8 4EB, Scotland
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Just after the Bon Fest

Beautiful bronze statue of Bon Scott financed by crowd funding from all over. I lit at night and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
John C
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All Bonfesterinoes are Made Welcome in Kirriemuir

I have just driven through my hometown of Kirriemuir, nestled in the foot-hills of the Great Angus... read more

Reviewed May 5, 2018
Angus E
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Kirriemuir, United Kingdom
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“fitting tribute” (12 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Bellies Brae Car Park, Bellies Brae, Kirriemuir, Kirriemuir DD8 4EB, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful bronze statue of Bon Scott financed by crowd funding from all over. I lit at night and there for all to see all year round. In the car ark at the bottom of Bellies Brae. A must for all AC/DC fans.

Thank John C
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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

I have just driven through my hometown of Kirriemuir, nestled in the foot-hills of the Great Angus Glens, and have never seen so many people happily enjoying the Bon Scott Tribute Weekend - an annual weekend for Rockers and Rollers alike. The Kirrie boy who...More

1  Thank Angus E
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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

For a lot of years I’ve been traveling to Kirriemuir for BONFEST. Now there is a statue of Bon Scott, about time too! A must for all AC/DC lovers to have your photo taken with the Bon Scott statue. Also, Kirriemuir is a lovely place...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Emotionally ecstatic all rolled into one long waited for trip ! He’s everything in TNT - dynamite and I believe his big balls are being held every night . A fitting statue , Kirriemuir is lovely , friendly people . Easy parking even with our...More

Thank Tracie G
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

This is brilliant work by John McKenna, who as well as being an excellent figure sculptor is also a Bon Scott fan. So this was his dream commission! There is so much care and attention to detail. Situated on the edge of a car park...More

1  Thank nelmaggie
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Reviewed 7 April 2018

first time there last year 20017,,met some great people,hoping tae get there this year fir the same fun an music,,let there be rock,

Thank Derrick S
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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

I love this place and think the statue of Bon is fantastic. The people are amazingly friendly. Great food st the pubs. Most beautiful Cemetry I’ve ever seen, except maybe Paris. The town itself is full of history, incredibly pretty witn amazeing architecture. Peter Pan...More

1  Thank swetlana36
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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Went to Bonfest in 2017. Had a great time. Everyone is so friendly and the music was great. Well organised. Got our early bird tickets for this year, can't wait. Audra & Graeme.

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Reviewed 6 April 2018

Its always a great time in Kirrie during Bonfest.Great bands n banter n good times.Usually meet up with lots off auld pals as i comer up fae Bristol but im originally from Dundee jist doon the road.Im looking forward to it again in May.Bring it...More

1  Thank Jimmy B S
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

Bonfest....the best weekend of the year, with the best people ....only 4 weeks to go until we get to do it again!

Thank aarmar
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Rodrigo M
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Response from Keith R | Reviewed this property |
Look up the bands playing and decide which ones you want to see. No one day better than another.
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5 December 2017|
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Response from Angus E | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The toen has about three different taxi services. Try for Forfar ... that's about six miles away. Cheers.
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Response from roseannc718 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there sorry i have been busy with some personal things but there is the Airlie arms hotel and Thrums Hotel both in town Centre in Kirriemuir. Also Drumshademuir campsite has someglamping pods and tent and caravan spaces... More
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