Music in Ullapool

Ullapool Guitar Festival

This festival features a series of concerts and workshops over a weekend in early October, with late-night club sessions and some high-quality musicians on show.
Music in Stornoway (Steornabhagh)

Hebridean Celtic Festival

A four-day extravaganza of folk, rock and Celtic music held in the second half of July.
Sports in Portree (Port Righ)

Isle of Skye Highland Games

These annual games are held in Portree in early August.
Sports in Plockton

Plockton Regatta

The big event of the year in Plockton is the Regatta, a fortnight of boat races that culminates in a concert and ceilidh. It begins in late July or early August.