What’s On in October 2018

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.

06
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: 6th October 2018 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 6th October 2018 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Clachaig Boots Bar
07
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: 7th October 2018 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 7th October 2018 at 11:00 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
12
Oct

Octoberfest 2018

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: 12th October 2018 at 06:00 pm
  • To: 27th October 2018 at 11:59 pm
  • At: Clachaig Inn
12
Oct

Calum MacPhail and Sean Cousins

Calum is a warm, down-to-earth, young man from the West Coast of Scotland who fell in love with the accordion at a tender age of 7. As a young boy with the desire to learn more, he spent more years learning the rudiments from the best accordionists in the Highlands until he eventually created his unique style. Though he hailed…

  • From: 12th October 2018 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 12th October 2018 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
13
Oct
Mak-a-din live music

Mak-A-Din

Mak-a-din are a lively Scottish & Irish folk duo. Gordon & Davy, who are both from Grangemouth, have been together for almost 3 years now after playing with other bands & duo’s. They believe in giving the audience what they want to hear. Their gigs tend to be a mixed night of Scottish / Irish & contemporary music. Gordon was…

  • From: 13th October 2018 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 13th October 2018 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Clachaig Inn Boots Bar
14
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: 14th October 2018 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 14th October 2018 at 11:00 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
18
Oct

Octoberfest Gin Tasting Session

Through 2018 we did think that the interest in Scottish distilled gins might ease a little. However, few things in life seem to be as dyanamic as the Scottish produced gin market with new stock coming available all the time. Keeping track of what's new, where it's from and what does it taste like can be a little tricky. But,…

  • From: 18th October 2018 at 08:00 pm
  • To: 18th October 2018 at 10:00 pm
  • At: Dining Room
19
Oct
Pool Table, Boots Bar

Octoberfest Pool Competition #1

If you fancy yourself as the next Efren Reyes or Cecil P '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 Up to 16 Players Players must register at the…

  • From: 19th October 2018 at 07:00 pm
  • To: 19th October 2018 at 11:00 pm
  • At: Boots Bar
20
Oct

Emma and the Ragmen

Introducing Emma Nelson a vocalist with a passionate, powerful, distinct voice who breathes life into the band’s many original compositions. Clear influences, amongst others, being Wanda Jackson and Brenda Lee. The band have a sound straight out of 50’s America mixed with neo-rock ‘n’ roll. Supported by one of the most experienced rhythm sections on the scene, Alan McCubbin (double…

  • From: 20th October 2018 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 20th October 2018 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
21
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: 21st October 2018 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 21st October 2018 at 11:00 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
25
Oct

Whisky Tasting Masterclass

Whisky tour of scotland Our Whisky Tastings are always different. Each time around we take a fresh view of things, and aim to mix things up a bit. After all, there are so many whiskies from so many distilleries and each one has its own unique character. There will be six Whiskies that we will get round to choosing in…

  • From: 25th October 2018 at 08:00 pm
  • To: 25th October 2018 at 10:00 pm
  • At: Dining Room
26
Oct
Pool Table, Boots Bar

Octoberfest Pool Competition #2

If you fancy yourself as the next Efren Reyes or Cecil P '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 Up to 16 Players Players must register at the…

  • From: 26th October 2018 at 07:00 pm
  • To: 26th October 2018 at 11:00 pm
  • At: The Boots Bar
27
Oct

White Rose

White Rose are a multi-instrumental , vocal harmonic Folk Duo. Kev  and Dougie  have an instrument selection of  acoustic guitar, mandolins, bouzouki, bodhrans, harmonica & whistles. With a long list of Scottish & Jacobite  original compositions and many traditional songs, has seen them play all over the country. White Rose have also played in USA entertaining our distant cousins across…

  • From: 27th October 2018 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 27th October 2018 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
28
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: 28th October 2018 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 28th October 2018 at 11:00 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar

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What You've Missed

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