Annual Events

Upcoming Events in and around the area for 2017:

The Siberian Husky Club of Great Britain 32nd Aviemore Sled Dog Rally 2017 28th -29th January 2017

Annual Inverness Fiddlers Rally Saturday, 4th March 2017

Inverness Half Marathon & 5K Run Sunday, 12th March 2017

Brodie Castle Events 2016-2017

Spirit of Speyside Whiskey Festival 27th April-1st May 2017

Burgie International Horse Trials 11th-12th June 2017

Keith and Dufftown Railway 1940s Weekend TBC, June 2017

European Pipe Band Championships 14th June 2017

Forres Highland Games 8th July 2017

Abernethy Highland Games (Nethy Bridge) 12th August 2017

Nairn Highland Games 19th August 2017

Glen Urquhart Highland Games 26th August 2017

Grantown on Spey Highland Games 27th August 2017

For a full list of all the Scottish Highland Games Events in 2017, please visit, the Scottish Highland Games Association Website.

Thunder in the Glens Harley Davidson Weekend, 25th – 28th August 2017

Carve Carbridge,Chainsaw Carving competition 2nd September 2017

Golden Spurtle, World Porridge Making Championships, Carrbridge, TBC, Saturday, 7th October

The Lochness Marathon 24th September 2017

Aviemore Half Marathon & 10K Run TBC, October 2017

Speyside Way Challenge Walk

Strathspey Steam Railway

Christmas Eve Parade, Aviemore, an ever increasing and very popular Santa Claus Parade with a Reindeer drawn sled through the beautiful Town of Aviemore.  This wonderful winter festival event includes pipers, followed by a stunning fireworks display on the early evening of 24th December 2016/2017.

Hogmanay in Boat of Garten, the modern built Community Village Hall hosts a fantastic live music Hogmanay Ceilidh, such a fabulous way to bring in the New Year, 31st December 2016/2017.

For more information on “What’s On” in and around Boat of Garten, please visit The Boat of Garten The Osprey Village website.

For more information on Aviemore Annual Events, please visit the “What’s On”, Visit Aviemore Website.