Scottish Music Festivals

This is a small select list of some of the festivals and events taking place in Scotland. Please note that information on this list is correct at the time of collating the list but Taigh na Teud does not accept responsibility for any events which are cancelled or changed. Please check details with the contacts given with each event listing.

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Celtic Connections


Inverness Music Festival


Niel Gow Annual Fiddle Festival

Hebridean Tunes

Kirriemuir Festival of Music and Song

Milnathort Music Festival /

National Accordion & Fiddle Club Festival

Shennaghys jui

Stirling Traditional Dance Festival

St Patrick's Festival,

Hawick Reivers Festival,


Edinburgh International Harp Festival

Edinburgh’s Ceilidh Culture

Edinburgh’s Youth Gaitherin

GlenFarg Folk Festival

Knoydart Music Festival

Northern Streams, Edinburgh

Skye World Music Festival

TRADFEST Edinburgh


Ayrshire Burns an a’ that!

The Border Gaitherin

Buchan Heritage Festival

Doune & Dunblane Fling


Girvan Traditional Folk Festival

Highlands and Islands Music and Dance Festival

Islay Malt & Music Festival

Knockengorroch World Festival

Mo Fes

Orkney Folk Festival

Skye Accordion & Fiddle Festival

Shetland Folk Festival

Moniave Folk Festival,

Isle of Skye Accordion and Fiddle Festival,

Portsoy Traditional Music Festival,


Arran Folk Festival

Glasgow West End Festival

International Storytelling Festival

Keith Festival

Loanhead Music Festival

Solas Festival

Strathyre Music Festival

East Neuk Festival, Fife,


Barra - Feis Bharraigh

Dunedin International Folk Dance Festival

Guildtown Bluegrass Music Festival

Lomond Folk Festival

The North Atlantic Fiddle Convention, Aberdeen

Ross-shire Fèis Rois Cèilidh Trail

Skye Festival Feis an Eilein

South Uist - Ceòlas Summer Music School

Southern Fried

SpeyFest, Fochabers, Moray,

Stonehaven Folk Festival

Stornoway Hebridean Celtic Festival

Yn Chruinnaght Interceltic Festival

Newcastleton Traditional Music Festival, Near Hawick,

Scottish Traditional Boat Festival, Portsoy,

Hebridean Celtic Festival, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis,

Wickerman Festival, Dundrennan,


Auchtermuchty Festival

Belladrum Tartan Heart Music Festival, Beauly,

Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Glasgow- Piping Live! Festival

Innerleithen Music Festival

The Isle of Skye Highland Games

Mull of Kintyre Music Festival

Shetland Fiddle Frenzy

Marymass Folk Festival, Kilwinning,


Blas Festival

Ceòl Cholasa, Colonsay

Douglasdale Folk Festival

The Doric Festival, Aberdeen

Dunbar Traditional Music Festival

Gigha Music Festival

Isle of Jura Music Festival

Kirrimuir Festival

Linlithgow Folk Festival

Portpatrick Folk Festival

Tarbert (Argyll) Music Festival

Loopallu Festival, Ullapool,


Beauly - Blazin’ in Beauly

Biggar Little Festival

Darvel Music Festival, Ayrshire

Perthshire Amber – The Dougie Maclean Festival

Royal National Mod

Selkirk Sessions

Ullapool Guitar Festival

Sound Festival 2014

Scottish International Storytelling Festival, Edinburgh,


Ayr Common Ground Festival

Denholm Folk Festival

Fiddle Festival

Skye Jazz Festival

Strathspè Away

Brechin Music Festival, Brechin, Angus,

Carrying Stream Festival, Edinburgh,

Northern Roots Music Festival, Bogbain, Inverness,