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What's On in Argyll:

Argyll plays host to so many events and activities throughout the year that it can be hard to keep track of what is when!  We have devised a list of some of the events local to our

cottages - and noted which properties are best for attending each:

(L) - Lochindaal  (1MSW) 1 Main Street West    (SC) Smugglers' Cottage  (CNB) Craig Na Barnach

Lochgilphead Farmers Market - normally second Saturday each month (CNB)

Mull Music Festival - 26-28th April 2024

Islands & Highlands Car Rally, various locations, 7-23rd May 2024

Scottish Series boat race/regatta, Tarbert - late May bank holiday weekend (L)

The George Hotel Bluebell Music Festival,Inveraray-late May bank holiday weekend (SC,1MSW,CNB)

Fyne Ales music festival 'FyneFest' - 31 May-2 June 2024 (SC, 1MSW, CNB)

Inveraray Armed Forces Day - June 2024 (1MSW, SC, CNB)

Argyll Rally, Dunoon - last weekend in June (SC, 1MSW)

Tarbert Seafood Festival - first weekend in July (L)

Tiree Music Festival - 7-9th July 2023

Mach Stages Rally, Machrihanish - 8-9 July 2023 (L)

Trials of Bute - 13-16th July 2023 (SC, 1MSW)

Inveraray Highland games - 18th July 2023 (SC, 1MSW, CNB)

Mull Highland games - 20th July 2023

Cowal Sheepdog Trials - 26th July 2023 (SC, 1MSW, CNB)

ButeFest - 28-30th July 2023 (1MSW, SC)

Tarbert Viking Festival - TBC (L)

Kintyre Agricultural Show - 4th August (L)

Lorn Agricultural Show - 5th August 

Kilberry Loop Sportive Cycling - 5th August (L)

MokFest (Mull of Kintyre Music Festival) - 9-13 August 2023 (L)

Tarbert Fair - 10-14th August 2023 (L)

Campbeltown Sheepdog Trials - 11th August 2023 (L)

Mid-Argyll Show - 12th August 2023

Bute Highland games - 12th August (1MSW, SC)

Skipness Sheepdog Trials - 12th August 2023 (L)

ArtMap Argyll - 19-28th August 2023

Ardrishaig Gala - 19th August

Oban Games - 24th August 

Cowal Gathering - 24-26th August (1MSW, SC)

Inveraray Castle 'Best of the West' craft market - 2nd & 3rd September (SC, 1MSW, CNB)

Dalmally Agricultural Show - 2nd September (SC, 1MSW, CNB)

Islay Book Festival - 8-10 September 2023 (L)

Tarbert Music Festival - 15-17th September 2023 (L)

Lagavulin Islay Jazz Festival - 15-17th September 2023 (L)

Cowal Open Studios - 22-25th September (1MSW, SC)

Jura Music Festival - 23-25th September

Colonsay Food & Drink Festival - 7-21st October 2023

Mull Rally - 12-15 October

CowalFest (Walking Festival) - 12-16th October (1MSW, SC)

Tiree Wave Classic (Windsurfing) - 14-20th October 2023

Bonfire Night, Lochgilphead/Tarbert - Friday/Saturday closest to bonfire night

Tarbert Christmas Fair - 24th November (L)

Tarbert Book Festival - 26th November 2023 (L)


For locals - if you have any events you think might be relevant, please let us know and we can add them in!

For guests - please ensure you double check dates for this year for each event as they can vary, and be aware of the distance from each property to the event.

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