What’s On In Inverness This Summer
As usual we’re expecting a busy summer in the Highland capital, Inverness. The clocks have changed and the days are noticeably longer. Tourist attractions have dusted off their summer timetables and Scottish castles get ready to open their doors for the summer season. We are lucky to have a great number of varied events and festivals taking place throughout the Highlands and therefore tourists flock to our shores. Because there seems to be something for all tastes and many events are free.
Here are just a few of the main events taking place. So which will you be attending?
7th April Whisky and Gin Festival, Bogbain Farm, Inverness
27th April Inverness Science Festival
29th April Etape Loch Ness – competitive cycle round Loch Ness
5th May Bandstand Beer and Music Festival, Nairn
7th May The Scottish 6 Day Motorcylce Trials, Fort William
27th May Race for Life, Bught Park, Inverness
31st May Tony Christie, Eden Court Theatre, Inverness
15th and 16th June Inverness Provincial Mod, Eden Court Theatre
24th June Billy Ocean, Inverness Leisure Centre
26th – 30th June Sunshine on Leith, Eden Court Theatre, Inverness
21st July Inverness Highland Games
29th July Little Mix, Bught Park, Inverness
1-2nd August Black Isle Show, Muir of Ord
2-4th August Belladrum Tartan Heart Festival, Beauly
8th September Simple Minds, Chrissie Hinds and KT Tunstall, Bught Park, Inverness
17th September Joe Lycett, Eden Court Theatre, Inverness
23rd September Loch Ness Marathon
31st October and 1st November Jason Manford, Eden Court Theatre, Inverness
23 November The Proclaimers, Inverness Leisure Centre
31st December – The Red Hot Highland Fling, Inverness
This is just a flavour of what’s on in the Highlands this summer. Keep an eye out for additional events. We’re very excited for a fun-packed schedule once again this season.