What’s On in August 2020

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.

14
Aug

Nicky Kirk and Ross Hall – Cancelled

'Ross and Nicky began playing tunes together whilst living on the Isle of South Uist and share a passionate interest in Scottish and Irish music. Ross hails from North-East Scotland and takes his influence from a wide range of musicians which has left him with a nuanced yet powerful fiddle style, equally comfortable playing a 2/4 March or a fast…

  • From: 14th August 2020 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 14th August 2020 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
15
Aug

Pictism – Cancelled

Pictism are a Scottish folk duo, from opposite ends of the country. Lucy (vocals and tin whistle) comes from the enchanting Orkney islands and Tam (guitar and vocals) is from the vibrant little port town of Leith. Currently based in Edinburgh, where they perform at regular folk sessions and residencies, Pictism play a wide range of Scottish and Irish music,…

  • From: 15th August 2020 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 15th August 2020 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Boots Bar
16
Aug
Sunday session

Open Session

We've been running impromptu live music sessions for the last 34 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: 16th August 2020 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 16th August 2020 at 11:00 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
22
Aug

Box O’ Bananas – Cancelled

The bands music is very difficult to label.   Box O’ Bananas are already widely recognised as an up-tempo Ceilidh band but they are very versatile thus making them capable of performing a vast array of styles.  Scottish, Irish, folk / rock and a Cajun vibe can be anticipated at a Banana recital.   Their set may also feature songs, slow airs,…

  • From: 22nd August 2020 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 22nd August 2020 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Boots Bar
23
Aug
Sunday session

Open Session

We've been running impromptu live music sessions for the last 34 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: 23rd August 2020 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 23rd August 2020 at 11:00 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
28
Aug

Fras – Cancelled

FRAS, Gàidhlig for a shower play wild west coast music on accordion, bagpipes, banjo, flute and guitar. Wild West Highland days and storming tune-fuelled nights have formed Fras.Their debut album, dile, is a bracing shower of melodies, a downpour of thundering rhythm with the occasional promise of sunshine. Fras are: Angus Binnie from Cromarty on Pipes and whistles, Murdo Cameron…

  • From: 28th August 2020 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 28th August 2020 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
29
Aug

Calum MacPhail and Sean Cousins – Cancelled

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: 29th August 2020 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 29th August 2020 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
30
Aug
Sunday session

Open Session

We've been running impromptu live music sessions for the last 34 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: 30th August 2020 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 30th August 2020 at 11:00 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar

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