This summer, you’re the VIP! Here are all the details you need to make the most of your ‘Pipers Experience.’

The Piper’s Experience is perfect for ultimate Tattoo fans! Not only will you get to enjoy the show from VIP seats in Section 15, you’ll also get:

  • an exclusive backstage tour to see behind the scenes at the Tattoo
  • the VIP treatment at our VIP Lounge pre- and post-show
  • piped to your seats by a member of the Tattoo Massed Pipes & Drums
  • meet Tattoo cast members at the Tattoo VIP Lounge after the show
  • one free drink ticket in the Tattoo VIP Lounge.

Only $162.00 per person
Don’t miss out—limited seats available!

FOUR WAYS TO BUY:

  1. Click one of the links below to be taken directly to the show date to purchase your Pipers Experience tickets.
  2. In Ticketmaster, choose which show you’d like to attend and when you see the pricing levels on the right-hand side of the screen, click in the ‘Ticket Packages’ section at the top and then ‘Apply Filters’ to be taken to Section 15 with all of the available seats.
  3. Choose which show you’d like to attend and when you see the seating map, click on Section 15 to find all available seats.
  4. Choose which show you’d like to attend and when you see the seating map, click ‘Filters’ on the right-hand side of the screen, and check only ‘Pipers Experience’ to find all available seats.

SECTION 15 — ALL SHOWS
JUNE 28: ROWS C, D, E (SEATS 1-15)
JUNE 29: ROWS E, F, G, H (SEATS 1-15)
JUNE 30 MATINEE: ROWS C, D, E, F, G, H (SEATS 1-15)
JUNE 30 EVENING & JULY 1: ROWS E, F, G, H (SEATS 1-15)

Psst! Need help buying your tickets? We’ve got tutorials to guide you. Click here to see them!

  • Please don’t forget to bring your tickets with you (mobile or mailed)! You’ve got the best seats in the house in Section 15, enjoy the view.
  • You will need to show your tour guide your Pipers Experience ticket ahead of your backstage tour, and you need your ticket for entry to the Tattoo VIP Lounge.
  • Your complimentary backstage tour will last roughly one hour.
  • If you’re attending on June 28th, your tour begins at 3:00 pm.
  • If you’re attending on June 29th, your tour begins at 10:00am.
  • If you’re attending either show June 30th, your tour begins at 10:00 am.
  • If you’re attending on July 1st, your tour begins at 12:00 pm.
  • Please arrive at the Scotiabank Centre entrance on the corner of Duke Street and Brunswick Street (Gate B) to meet your tour guide. See the Google Map at the bottom of the page.
  • You will be checked in and given your complimentary Tattoo lanyard as a keepsake.
  • The backstage tour is wheelchair accessible. Please let us know ahead of time if you will require a wheelchair for the tour.
  • The Tattoo VIP Lounge opens one hour prior to showtime (1:00 pm on matinees, 6:00 pm on evening shows).
  • If you’re attending on June 28th, the Tattoo VIP Lounge opens at 6:00 pm.
  • If you’re attending on June 29th, the Tattoo VIP Lounge opens at 1:00 pm.
  • If you’re attending on June 30th at 2:00 pm, the Tattoo VIP Lounge opens at 1:00 pm.
  • If you’re attending on June 30th at 7:00 pm, the Tattoo VIP Lounge opens at 6:00 pm.
  • If you’re attending on July 1st, the Tattoo VIP Lounge opens at 1:00 pm.
  • Please arrive at 1:00 pm or 6:00 pm sharp to take full advantage of the Tattoo VIP Lounge.
  • Please arrive at the Tattoo VIP Lounge through the Scotiabank Centre using the Carmichael Street Box Office (Gate D) entrance. See the Google Map at the bottom of the page.
  • You must show your ticket at the lounge reception desk before the Tattoo VIP Lounge, and you will be greeted and given your drink ticket.
  • Make your way inside, have a drink, and mingle with Tattoo production team members and other dignitaries.
  • Seating begins at 1:25 pm or 6:25 pm, and you will be greeted by a member of the Tattoo Production Team to line up at the door so you can be piped to your seat.
  • You will be piped to your seat by a member of the Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo Massed Pipes & Drums. Please be advised there are steps to the seats – we are happy to accommodate any mobility concerns. Please email us at [email protected] for more information.
  • Enjoy the show: it’s 2.5 hours including a 20-minute intermission, and once it’s over, feel free to make your way back to the Tattoo VIP Lounge for another hour of fun.
  • If you return to the Tattoo VIP Lounge, this is where you’ll get the chance to meet cast members. Members from different performing groups are invited to the Tattoo VIP Lounge after each show; have fun!
  • Simply follow the VIP Lounge guide back to the Tattoo VIP Lounge after the show!

Questions? Call 1-902-420-1114 or email [email protected] for more information.

GOOGLE MAP OF PIPERS EXPERIENCE LOCATIONS
Orange – Backstage Tour start location
Yellow – Tattoo VIP Lounge entrance

Click here for a printable map!

“I love the Tattoo. It’s a great family opportunity and I like to share the experience.”

Wanda Ryan

Photos by Stoo Metz, David Baillieul, Hamish Gordon & others.
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