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  • The Highland Dancing Competition at the Cowal Games in Dunoon, Argyll & The Isles
    The Highland Dancing Competition at the Cowal Games in Dunoon
  • Audience enjoying Mogwai concert, Argyll & The Isles
    Audience enjoying Mogwai concert
  • Idlewild performing during music festival, Argyll & The Isles
    Idlewild performing
  • A lone piper photographed in the evening sunshine framed against blue skye
    A lone piper photographed in the evening sunshine
  • A woman sniffs at a glass of whisky while participating in a tasting session
    A woman sniffs at a glass of whisky in a tasting session

Experience a cultural treat with the many arts and culture events in Argyll & The Isles and explore the creative side of this stunning region.

The calendar of Argyll & The Isles arts and culture events offers numerous fascinating exhibitions along with vibrant traditional and contemporary music and dance events which reflect the rich Scottish culture and heritage.

Cowalfest offers a more peaceful way to experience the region’s scenery, offering a variety of tranquil walking routes for all abilities with many arts activities and exhibitions to uncover along the way.

Enjoy the Cowal and Artmap Argyll Open Studio weekends in August and September, and treat yourself to your very own piece of art, inspired by the stunning landscapes and wildlife of Argyll & The Isles. Indulge in a number of different cultural and creative Heart of Argyll events over the course of 2013.

Highland games abound here with unusual settings, including the games at Inveraray in July, held with the backdrop of the magnificent castle. This is a fantastic opportunity to watch traditional dancing, heavy athletics contests, pipe band displays and much more. One of the world’s largest Highland games can be experienced at the Cowal Highland Gathering in August.

Browse the information listings of arts and cultural events in Argyll & The Isles and start planning a creative trip to Scotland today.

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  1. Gradings


    Take a trip to 1950s Italy in this chic and romantic telling of one of Mozart’s best-loved operas.


    29 Oct 2015
  2. Gradings


    Solo performances by Robbie Synge and Anna Krzystek.


    3 Oct 2015
  3. Cowal Open Studios


    Arts & Cultural



    This beautiful hidden gem of a peninsular is home to an eclectic mix of working artists working in a range of media. Over thirty of them are part of this year's Cowal Open Studios.


    25 Sep 2015 to 28 Sep 2015
  4. Spectretown


    Theatre Event



    A contemporary play inspired by the bothy ballads of Scotland's North East.


    3 Sep 2015
  5. Gradings


    Hear book readings by a selection of authors and meet the people behind the characters.


    21 Nov 2015 to 22 Nov 2015

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