Workshops, Festival

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Scottish Traditional Boat Festival

As traditional boats congregate in the historic harbour, the seaside town of Portsoy celebrates with a festival of music, dance and traditional crafts and art.

Various Venues, Portsoy

Fri 3 Jul 2015

Times & prices vary / 01261 842951

Sat 4 Jul 2015

Times & prices vary / 01261 842951

Sun 5 Jul 2015

Times & prices vary / 01261 842951

Shetland Fiddle Frenzy

A week-long summer school and festival celebrating the music and the musicians that have led Shetland to become one of the world’s most highly acclaimed fiddle playing regions. As well as music classes and concerts, it offers classes in drawing and painting, and traditional knitting techniques, as well as cultural trips…

Mareel, Lerwick

Sun 2 Aug 2015

Times & prices vary / 01595 743 843

Mon 3 Aug 2015

Times & prices vary / 01595 743 843

Tue 4 Aug 2015

Times & prices vary / 01595 743 843

…and 5 more dates until 9 Aug 2015

Tiree Music Festival

Folk and trad music are the stars at this festival, which was voted Best Small Festival at the Scottish Event Awards in 2012 and 2013. The tiny Hebridean island, nicknamed the ‘Hawaii of the North’, plays host to a weekend of genre-spanning sounds as well as family activities and fringe events. Past events have saw a…

An Talla, Isle of Tiree

Fri 17 Jul 2015

Times vary / £65–£89 / 01879 220520

Sat 18 Jul 2015

Times vary / £65–£89 / 01879 220520

Sun 19 Jul 2015

Times vary / £65–£89 / 01879 220520

Ullapool Dance Festival

Dance festival with classes for all ages and abilities and performances from Alan Greig Dance Theatre plus a ceilidh and Latin dance party.

Various venues: Ullapool

Sat 7 Mar 2015

Times & prices vary / 01854 612575

UnstFest

Britain's most northerly festival on Britain's most northerly island is a family-friendly affair with fiddle workshops, go kart races, film screenings and live music worth travelling for.

Various venues, Unst

Fri 10 Jul 2015

Times & prices vary

Sat 11 Jul 2015

Times & prices vary

Sun 12 Jul 2015

Times & prices vary

…and 7 more dates until 19 Jul 2015 back to top

Voluntary Arts Week

Make a creative date in your diary as part of Voluntary Arts Week 2015. The UK-wide festival finds arts groups showcasing their work and encouraging you to have a go. Visit the website to register your event and find local activities.

Various venues, Scotland

Fri 15 May 2015

Times & prices vary / 0131 561 7333

Sat 16 May 2015

Times & prices vary / 0131 561 7333

Sun 17 May 2015

Times & prices vary / 0131 561 7333

…and 7 more dates until 24 May 2015

West End Festival

Taking over the West End of Glasgow each year, the festival treats the ears to a great musical line-up, tantalises all the senses with a carnival and delves into the creative depths of local studios and exhibitions with the Hidden Lane open days.

West End, Glasgow

Fri 5 Jun 2015

Times & prices vary / 0141 341 0844

Sat 6 Jun 2015

Times & prices vary / 0141 341 0844

Sun 7 Jun 2015

Times & prices vary / 0141 341 0844

…and 21 more dates until 28 Jun 2015

XpoNorth

A two-day cross genre festival devoted to crafts, publishing, screen and broadcast as well as music. There's workshops, masterclasses and conferences during the day, evening showcases of music and film as well as opportunities to network with movers and shakers in the creative industries.

Various Venues, Inverness

Wed 10 Jun 2015

Times vary / Free

Thu 11 Jun 2015

Times vary / Free