What’s On in October 2017

In order to let you plan your holiday and make the most of the area we have included a list of whats on. Just select a month from our month by month listing (right) of music, relaxation, activities and other events that are happenong in Glencoe and the local area. Below you will find a list of featured events that are simply not to be missed.

01
Oct

Open Session

We've been running impromptu live music sessions for the last 31 years and although harnessing the local talent is a bit of a dark art we can normally muster somewhere between 2 & 22 willing local musicians so don’t be shy, a handful of folk can magically transform into a multitude so bring along your Bodhrán, guitar or violin and…

  • From: 1st October 2017 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 1st October 2017 at 11:00 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
07
Oct

The Tonkerers

The Tonkerers are a lively 5 piece band who perform mainly covers and traditional songs in a variety of musical styles drawing on folk, country, reggae and pop influences. They deliver a crowd pleasing mix of entertainment with energy and a sense of fun enjoyed by audiences of all ages. The band takes its name from an incident in Falkirk…

  • From: 7th October 2017 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 7th October 2017 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Clachaig Boots Bar
08
Oct

Open Session

We've been running impromptu live music sessions for the last 31 years and although harnessing the local talent is a bit of a dark art we can normally muster somewhere between 2 & 22 willing local musicians so don’t be shy, a handful of folk can magically transform into a multitude so bring along your Bodhrán, guitar or violin and…

  • From: 8th October 2017 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 8th October 2017 at 11:00 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
13
Oct

Octoberfest 2017

Octoberfest has grown from humble beginnings to become a firmly established part of the annual calendar here in Glencoe. Originally very much a beer festival, Octoberfest is now a wider celebration of this lovely time of year in one of Scotland’s most spectacular Highland glens. Good Beer, Hearty Food, Great Craic The basic principles of good beer, hearty food and…

  • From: 13th October 2017 at 06:00 pm
  • To: 28th October 2017 at 11:59 pm
  • At: Clachaig Inn
13
Oct

Calum MacPhail and Sean Cousins

The extremelly talented Calum MacPhail and Sean Cousins will be opening Octoberfest here at the Clachaig . They will also be back in a couple of weeks with the rest of their award winning band hò-Rò. For a taste of what to expect head over to their website www.musichoro.com/media

  • From: 13th October 2017 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 13th October 2017 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
14
Oct

The Lewis Hamilton Band

Since their formation in August 2010 The Lewis Hamilton Band have been booked for over 400 shows from Shetland to Poland, and have appeared at most of the UK’s biggest blues festivals, including Main Stage performances at Hebden Bridge and Maryport. As a guitarist Lewis pays tribute to some of the greatest musicians of the 20th century, taking influence from…

  • From: 14th October 2017 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 14th October 2017 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
15
Oct

Open Session

We've been running impromptu live music sessions for the last 31 years and although harnessing the local talent is a bit of a dark art we can normally muster somewhere between 2 & 22 willing local musicians so don’t be shy, a handful of folk can magically transform into a multitude so bring along your Bodhrán, guitar or violin and…

  • From: 15th October 2017 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 15th October 2017 at 11:00 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
16
Oct
Pub Quiz

The Clachaig Octoberfest Pub Quiz

Monday nights during OctoberFest are Quiz Nights Ray Von/The Quiz Ninja: And the answer is, the Shroud of Turin. Phoenix Nights Quiz Team: Ah, sh*t. Kenny Junior: What did we put? Kenny Senior: Lisa Stansfield As with all things Clachaig, it's a very informal affair. We'll find our very own Ray Von to act as Quiz Ninja and we'll spend…

  • From: 16th October 2017 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 16th October 2017 at 10:00 pm
  • At: Clachaig Inn Boots Bar
19
Oct

Whisky | Gin Tasting Session

Details still to be confirmed, but you can expect Thursday evening to be an opportunity to get to grips with the myriad of malts and Scottish gins to be found on Clachaig's back shelves. Availability for October 2016 pretty much sold out, so get your names down early for what promises to be one of these most educational and enjoyable…

  • From: 19th October 2017 at 08:00 pm
  • At: Dining Room
20
Oct
Pool Table, Boots Bar

Octoberfest Pool Competition #1

If you fancy yourself as the next Efen Reyes or Buddy Hall come along and enter our Friday night pool competitions being held over this year's Octoberfest. The Competition will be held as a straight knock out competition. Here's how it works. Start 7pm Boots Bar Over 18's only 16 Players Players must register at the Boots Bar. First come,…

  • From: 20th October 2017 at 07:00 pm
  • To: 20th October 2017 at 11:00 pm
  • At: Boots Bar
21
Oct

hò-Rò

Glencoe local Lucy and her band hò-Rò are an award winning young energetic, traditional celtic and folk band. 'Hò-rò' is a phrase used as a movement in playing music before the development of written music; a form of "Canntaireachd". Hailing from the Scottish Highlands, Hò-rò have quickly become ones to watch on the Scottish music scene. Their unique energetic tune…

  • From: 21st October 2017 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 21st October 2017 at 11:30 pm
22
Oct

Open Session

We've been running impromptu live music sessions for the last 31 years and although harnessing the local talent is a bit of a dark art we can normally muster somewhere between 2 & 22 willing local musicians so don’t be shy, a handful of folk can magically transform into a multitude so bring along your Bodhrán, guitar or violin and…

  • From: 22nd October 2017 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 22nd October 2017 at 11:00 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
23
Oct

The Clachaig Octoberfest Pub Quiz

Monday nights during OctoberFest are Quiz Nights Ray Von/The Quiz Ninja: And the answer is, the Shroud of Turin. Phoenix Nights Quiz Team: Ah, sh*t. Kenny Junior: What did we put? Kenny Senior: Lisa Stansfield As with all things Clachaig, it's a very informal affair. We'll find our very own Ray Von to act as Quiz Ninja and we'll spend…

  • From: 23rd October 2017 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 23rd October 2017 at 10:00 pm
  • At: Clachaig Boots Bar
26
Oct
clachaig whisky glass

Whisky or Gin Tasting Session

Details still to be confirmed, but you can expect Thursday evening to be an opportunity to get to grips with the myriad of malts and Scottish gins to be found on Clachaig's back shelves. Availability for October 2016 pretty much sold out, so get your names down early for what promises to be one of these most educational and enjoyable…

  • From: 26th October 2017 at 12:00 am
  • At: Dining Room
27
Oct
Pool Table, Boots Bar

Octoberfest Pool Competition #2

If you fancy yourself as the next Efen Reyes or Buddy Holly come along and enter our Friday night pool competitions being held over this year’s Octoberfest. The Competition will be held as a straight knock out competition. Here's how it works. Start 7pm Boots Bar Over 18's only 16 Players Players must register at the Boots Bar. First come,…

  • From: 27th October 2017 at 07:00 pm
  • To: 27th October 2017 at 11:00 pm
  • At: The Boots Bar
28
Oct

Mad Ferret

  Mad Ferret are the premier Scots / Irish folk duo that are guaranteed to rile a crowd and energize a room. For the past two years they have been performing their original blend of traditional and contemporary folk music, and have entertained crowds the length and breadth of Scotland. Their lively, energetic performances are packed with technical mandolin work,…

  • From: 28th October 2017 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 28th October 2017 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
28
Oct
halloween

Hallowe’en | Fancy Dress

Come celebrate the Celtic New Year, Samhain(Sow'inn) with us here at the Clachaig on Saturday 28th October. Samhain is the ancient Celtic Festival marking the end of Autumn and the begining of Winter. Although these days it is better known as Hallowe'en. Young Celtic children would blacken their faces and wear old clothes so they could hide from the Aos…

  • From: 28th October 2017 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 29th October 2016 at 11:30 pm
  • At: The Boots Bar
29
Oct

Open Session

We've been running impromptu live music sessions for the last 31 years and although harnessing the local talent is a bit of a dark art we can normally muster somewhere between 2 & 22 willing local musicians so don’t be shy, a handful of folk can magically transform into a multitude so bring along your Bodhrán, guitar or violin and…

  • From: 29th October 2017 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 29th October 2017 at 11:00 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar

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