Grantown Events


Check out what’s on offer in Grantown on Spey at the Grantown Online Website – below are some of this year’s highlights!

Spirit of Speyside Speyside Whiskey Festival   Thursday 3 – Monday 7 May 2018

Cairngorms Nature Big Weekend  Saturday 12 & Sunday 13 May 2018

The Grantown Show  Thursday 9 August 2018. Farming and agricultural show with attractions and events for all the family. One of the town’s annual highlights and well worth a visit.

The Grantown on Spey Highland Games  Sunday 26 August 2018. Traditional Highland Games with many family events and shows.

Thunder in The Glens  Friday 24 – Sunday 26 August 2018 Thunder in the Glens has become one of the major events in the UK for Harley-Davidson fans, with people travelling from all over the world to enjoy the 2-day event. With 3,000 bikers registering for the gathering it is now officially the largest Harley Davidson rally in the UK with an ever growing number of loyal fans. Riders enjoy the thrill of riding through the scenic mountains and glens, visiting highland towns including Grantown-on-Spey.  Riders and spectators will experience world famous Scottish hospitality and a party to end all parties.

Motormania Sunday 2 September showcases around 500 classic cars in Grantown-on-Spey’s Square and High Street.  There is always a great party atmosphere and if you love cars this event is not to be missed!

The 23rd Annual Golden Spurtle World Porridge Making Championships takes place in Carr-Bridge just 20 minutes drive from Grantown-on-Spey on Saturday 6 October 2018. The world title is awarded to the porridge-maker deemed to have made the best  traditional porridge using oatmeal, salt and water.

Check out what else is happening across the Cairngorms National Park – Grantown-on-Spey  is a great base as most events will be within a 45 minutes drive away from Ardconnel House.