A blast from the past: Thousands of fans hit Rewind over the weekend

The weekend was full of so many highlights as locals and visitors flocked to loads of events in the area – from the Dundee Summer Streets festival to the Open.

One of the biggest was the 80s throwback festival, Rewind, at Scone Palace, Perth.

Fans enjoying the Boomtown Rats at Rewind Scotland 2018.

Rewind celebrated its 10th birthday in a huge way with a stacked line-up boasting the likes of UB40, Gipsy Kings, Bonnie Tyler and more.

All of these were topped with the headline act, Status Quo, who rocked out in front of more than 20,000 fans.

A thrilling show put on by Status Quo on the Sunday date of Rewind Scotland 2018

Music-lovers from all over were winding back the clock as they dressed-up as their favourite 80s icons.

Here are some of the best outfits from the weekend:


Oompa Loompa Oompity Doo

Spotted – a wee Oompa Loompa in the crowd.


We ‘pity the fools’ who couldn’t make it to Rewind

A fan dressed up as Mr T. from the A-Team.


Be careful with those hands! 

A festival-goer as Gina Scissorhands


Who you gonna call?!

Luckily there were no ghosts at this festival, so the Ghostbusters had a great time.


Where’s Flash Gordon when you need him? 

The sci-fi tyrant was amogst the crowds.


Posing for a pic

Crowds turned up in colourful outfits to celebrate the 10th anniversary of Rewind.

For more pics from the weekend check out #rewindscotland on Twitter and Instagram.

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Hamzah Hussain