Grantown Events


Spirit of Speyside Speyside Whiskey Festival  27 April – 1st May 2017

Cairngorms Nature Big Weekend 13 & 14 May 2017

Walking Festivals: Aviemore Walking Festival , Moray Walking Festival  Tomintoul and Glenlivet Walking Festival and many more. (See links above for more details).

The Grantown Show 10th August 2017. 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 27 August 2017. Traditional Highland Games with many family events and shows.

Thunder in The Glens 25th – 28th August 2017. 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.

The 23rd Annual Golden Spurtle World Porridge Making Championships takes place in Carr-Bridge just 20 minutes drive from Grantown-on-Spey on 7th October 2017. The world title is awarded to the porridge-maker deemed to have made the best  traditional porridge using oatmeal, salt and water.  This year the pack horse bridge also celebrates its 300th anniversary so the celebrations should be extra special!