What’s On in August 2019

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.

03
Aug

Kinky Karma

Predominantly a covers band playing music from the 60’s to present. Songs by  Kings of Leon, Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Kasabian and many more… https://www.facebook.com/KINKY-KARMA

  • From: 3rd August 2019 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 3rd August 2019 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
04
Aug

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: 4th August 2019 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 4th August 2019 at 11:00 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
10
Aug

Box O’Bananas

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: 10th August 2019 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 10th August 2019 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Clachaig Inn Boots Bar
11
Aug

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: 11th August 2019 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 11th August 2019 at 11:00 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
17
Aug
No hanging about

Glencoe Open Water Swim

Back for its 5th year, the Glencoe Open Water Swim is firmly established on the annual events calendar. Whether an experienced open water swimmer or looking to take that first 'dook' in the great outdoors, the Glencoe Open Water Swim promises to be a great event that will appeal to all. Based on the shores of Loch Leven set against…

  • From: 17th August 2019 at 11:00 am
  • At: Loch Leven, by Ballachulish
17
Aug

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: 17th August 2019 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 17th August 2019 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
18
Aug

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: 18th August 2019 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 18th August 2019 at 11:00 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
23
Aug

The Full Floor

The Full Floor are an up-and-coming young ceilidh band based in Glasgow hailing from four different parts of Scotland. From their varied musical backgrounds, the girls come together to produce a fresh sound with tradition being at the heart of the band. You can expect driving tunes from the Glasgow based band, including 2016 young Trad Finalist and local Fiddle…

  • From: 23rd August 2019 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 23rd August 2019 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Boots Bar
24
Aug

The Lewis Hamilton Band

The Lewis Hamilton Band performs mostly original Blues/Rock/Americana music, combining melodic and powerful vocals with a rock solid rhythm section and virtuoso heart-felt lead guitar.

  • From: 24th August 2019 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 24th August 2019 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
25
Aug

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: 25th August 2019 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 25th August 2019 at 11:00 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
30
Aug

The Tweed Valley Ceilidh Band

Roddy Matthews - Fiddle Roddy Matthews has a great love of traditional music from both sides of the border and across the Irish Sea. His unique blend of these three different styles can be clearly heard in his playing and compositions. Garry Forrest -  Accordion Keith Lauder - Drums Keith started playing drums at an early age, playing with some…

  • From: 30th August 2019 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 30th August 2019 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Boots Bar
31
Aug

Pictism

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: 31st August 2019 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 31st August 2019 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar

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