New family festival set for Drymen & Loch Lomond
Jul10

New family festival set for Drymen & Loch Lomond

FORMER Runrig frontman Donnie Munro and Highland pop band Tide Lines have been announced as headliners for a brand-new festival taking place near Drymen. Loch Lomond Live will take place at Drymen Show Field on Saturday 22 and 23 September and promises to offer over 50 live acts from across the country, plus local food and drink, as well as a host of family fun. As well as Tide Lines and Donnie Munro – who will perform a mixture of...

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Braw festival nights in Balmaha
Sep04

Braw festival nights in Balmaha

TWO special evening events are sure to be amongst the highlight’s of Balmaha’s Braw Weekend festival in a few weeks’ time. For as well as two full days of free family entertainment on the Saturday (1 October) and Sunday (2 October) the Braw Weekend festival programme also features a special five course meal on the opening night (Friday 30 September) and an exciting line-up of live music on the Saturday night. The Friday...

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Balmaha stage set for Saturday’s Weirfest family fun day
Jun13

Balmaha stage set for Saturday’s Weirfest family fun day

A PACKED programme of live music will entertain festival goers at this Saturday’s  (18 June)  Weirfest in Balmaha from 11am to 4pm. The line up includes ground breaking acoustic guitarist David Allison; alternative blues singer/songwriter Dave Arcari; veteran folk singer and broadcaster Jimmie MacGregor; popular Scottish minstrel Alistair MacDonald and the colourful Loch Lomond Ukulele Orchestra. As well as live entertainment,...

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Get involved in the Braw Weekend!
May18

Get involved in the Braw Weekend!

BALMAHA’S Braw Weekend is coming back on 1 and 2 October 2016 and is offering a fantastic opportunity to work on the event. Run by the Oak Tree Inn, the Braw Weekend has a vacancy for a part time event assistant to work in the run up to the event and over the weekend itself. Applicants should have excellent communication skills and a good knowledge of social media as well as previous events experience The successful candidate...

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June date for second Weirfest
Mar15

June date for second Weirfest

BALMAHA’S second annual Weirfest is set to take place on Saturday 18 June. Following the success of last year’s inaugral event, Weirfest and Scotland’s Red Toorie Hat Festival will once again celebrate Scotland’s most-loved mountain man Tom Weir Last year’s family fun day of music, competitions, cooking and outdoor craft demonstrations, was a hit with visitors to his iconic statue at Balmaha bay – this year....

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