Events around Fort Augustus

March 2016 - Inverness Half Marathon will once again take place around the city.

April 2016 - Inverness Whisky Festival will once again take place at Bogbain Farm with a tour, tasting, music, food, and dancing on offer.
April 2016 - Glenlivet 10k Road Race follows a scenic route with beautiful views from the distillery around the secret glen.

May 2016 - Brew at the Bog now rated as the best new Scottish music festival.
May 2016 - Inverness Festival Association Highlights Concert 7:30pm at the One Touch Theartre Eden Court.

June 2016:  Rock Ness Concert will hopefully return after having been cancelled for the past two years.

July 2016 - Inverness Highland Games in Northern Meeting Park is a popular event for locals and tourists alike and is renowned for being the best of the Highland games.

August 2016 - Nairn Showoffers a variety of entertainment with livestock exhibitions, craft fair, food fair, show jumping, trade stands, cookery demonstrations and much more.
August 2016: Highland Field Sports Fair at Moy Hall The fair at Moy Village offers entertainment and activity for old and young. Largely field sports activities but also competitions with fly casting, gun dog handling and clay pigeon shooting.
August 2016: Black Isle Show at Mannsfield Showground, Muir of Ord is the biggest agricultural show in the North of Scotland and is hugely popular. Book accommodation early.
August 2016: Belladrum – Tartan Heart Festival on the Belladrum Estate near Beauly. The event is an outdoor music festival for all the family with rock, country, blues and world music.
August 2016: Glenurquhart Highland Games at Blairbeg Park, Drumnadrochit, Loch Ness another popular games.

September 2016: Nairn Book & Arts Festival. Nairn’s celebration of literature, drama, art, film and music beside the Moray Firth.
September 2016: Northern Meeting Piping Competitions  is a solo piping contest with pipers from all over Northern Scotland taking place from 8am to 5pm each day. Juniors event is on the 5th.
September 2016: Blas Music Festival. Check out the website to see venue and performers.
September 2016 - Highland Military Tattoo will take place in the dramatic setting of Fort George, Inverness.
25 September 2016: Loch Ness Marathon plus 5K and 10K River Ness fun runs. The Baxters Loch Ness Marathon takes place along the shores of Loch Ness. Book accommodation early as everywhere gets booked up quickly.

October 2016: . A unique annual event, celebrating archaeology and heritage in the Highlands area.
30 - 31 October 2016: Halloween Show Ness Islands. The biggest Halloween Party in the Highlands and a great event for all the family.

5 November 2016: Civic Bonfire And Fireworks Display. The Highland’s biggest bonfire with a 20 minutes fireworks display and free admission.
November 2016: Inverness Film Festival Eden Court. Check out the Eden Court Theatre website for full details and ticket prices.
November 2016: Christmas Lights Switch On. Christmas Carols and Traditional Scottish music from 5.30pm against the backdrop of a spectacular projection show which brings the Town House to life with animations just in time for the arrival of Santa Claus.

December 2016: Rudolph’s Winter Wonderland. Rudolph and his Reindeer friends bring a touch of Christmas magic to the Highland Capital.
31 December 2016: The Red Hot Highland Fling. See in 2016 at The Northern Meeting Park with a spectacular concert featuring various artists.


The Guesthouse

The Kettle House B & B
Golf Course Road
Fort Augustus, PH32 4BY