Where & When?

Friday, April 26th 2019
Monday, April 29th 2019

Field Studies Council
Enochdhu, Blairgowrie PH10 7PG
Scotland, UK

Attendees, Speakers, Skills apply below.
Organizations and companies interested in sponsoring, please contact John Hall.


Applications Due December 31st.
Application tips & FAQ


cost to attend

If accepted, standard ticket will be £250, which includes lodging for 3 nights, all meals, snacks, beverages, assist with shuttle/carpool to and from site, full access to the 4 days of event activities.

If accepted you will have 30 days to confirm and purchase your ticket before your spot is given to someone on the waitlist!

Scholarships available on a limited basis, as well as reduced ticket fees for accepted speakers.

When to Arrive & Leave

The Art of Retreat Europe event starts at 6pm on Friday, April 26th, 2019; please arrive promptly on-site by 4pm to find your accommodations, tour the sites, and prepare for event programming. The event ends on Monday, April 29th, 2019 at 11am.

Please prepare to leave the site by 6pm with all belongings.


transportation to scotland

Edinburgh Airport is the recommended international airport. Both Glasgow and Edinburgh Airport are approximately one hour and forty minutes away by car. Transit from Glasgow Airport or Prestwick Airport to Edinburgh is only 90 minute by public transport (bus or train) The location is nine miles away from the nearest train station, Pitlochry. Pitlochry is approximately 6 hours train ride from London.

transportation to site

Transportation will be organised from both Glasgow and Edinburgh. We can also arrange pick-up from Pitlochry train Station. If you are arriving early or leaving late we recommend you come through Edinburgh.


On-site housing has a mix of single, twin, and eight -person shared bedrooms. Attendees will be assigned into the shared rooms which contain bunk beds, an ensuite, lighting, and sockets (Type G). While we can make no guarantee, If you have a specific accommodation need for privacy, please let us know in your application and we will do our best to place you.

WiFi & Electronics

There is free WiFi onsite in Kindrogan. Phone service onsite is functional. Every bed will have a socket and a lamp. Please remember that all plugs will be British. Kindrogan is based in the highlands, so expect slow connection speeds even when connected to the WiFi.

Security & Entry

Everyone will be searched upon entry. Weapons and illegal drugs are strictly prohibited. Violators will be removed from the event if necessary, and barred entry to any future event.

Staying Fueled

In addition to meals, participants will have access to water, tea, and coffee throughout the day. While some snacks will be provided, we welcome participants to also bring any additional food they wish.