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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Family fun in store at gala day
May22

Family fun in store at gala day

THERE’s still time to get involved in Drymen, Croftamie & Buchanan Gala Day – the annual event that promises a fun-filled programme for all the family on Saturday 11 June. Whether you want to enter a float in the parade, take part in the competitions or quiz…or volunteer to lend a hand just see out ‘further info’ section below to find out how to get involved. Everyone is welcome to enjoy the fun...

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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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Dave Arcari live at Buchanan Memorial Hall
Jan17

Dave Arcari live at Buchanan Memorial Hall

AFTER kicking off 2016 with shows at the Blues Kitchen, London and Glasgow’s Celtic Connections festival, alt.blues troubadour Dave Arcari and G63 resident returns home for a show at Buchanan Memorial Hall (Milton of Buchanan, by Drymen) on Saturday 6 February. Arcari ended 2015 with a month-long US tour (his second of the year) and a series of Scottish shows culminating with Glasgow on Ice in the city’s George Square. And he can’t...

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