OCTOBER 26TH 2018
Inverness, Loch Ness and the surrounding area host a vast array of events throughout the year. No matter when you plan to visit, there are numerous visitor attractions and events to experience. Be it one of the many Highland Games, music festivals, sports challenges or cultural events, Inverness really have so much to offer!
Book to stay with us at Ardconnel Court Apartments and our team will happily recommend things to see and do throughout your stay. In the meantime, here are some of our top picks for 2019.
Snowman Rally is Round 1 of the Scottish Rally Championship.
Inverness Half Marathon and 5K will once again take place around the city.
Highland Adventure Fest, Inverness Leisure Centre
Etape Loch Ness
Glenlivet 10k Road Race follows a scenic route with beautiful views from the distillery around the secret glen.
Inverness Classic Vehicle Show
Highland and Moray Food and Drink Festival
Piping Inverness– Inverness to host European Pipe Band Championships.
The Gathering at the Northern Meeting Park. The family friendly, city centre festival will feature a host of the most exciting traditional and folk based bands from The Highlands and Scotland alongside a line-up of the finest craft food and drink suppliers from the region.
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.
Nairn Show – offers a variety of entertainment with livestock exhibitions, craft fair, food fair, show jumping, trade stands, cookery demonstrations and much more.
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.
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.
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.
Groove Loch Ness
21-24 August Shrek the Musical at Eden Court Theatre
Loch Ness Knitting Festival
Halloween Show at the Ness Islands
Civic Bonfire and Fireworks Display, Inverness
Christmas Lights Switch-on, Inverness
Winter Wonderland, Whin Park, Inverness
Red Hot Highland Fling Hogmanay Show, Inverness