Festivals & Events

There are festivals galore celebrating the rich history, culture and fabulous food of this great Scottish region.


The Scottish Series in May is a firm fixture in everyone’s sailing diary. The Cowal Highland Gathering in Dunoon in August is the most spectacular Highland Games in Scotland. Walk wild and free with the annual Cowalfest walking and arts festival in October. Sample the very best of the west at the Loch Fyne Food Festival in Cairndow. You can have all the local and regional events on offer during your visit emailed to you in advance of your stay by visiting Explore Argyll.


Click here to find out about the upcoming festivals in Argyll.