The festival is centered around evening Concerts in the Town Hall featuring a mix of established international artists and up and coming musicians and singers. There are also many fringe events throughout the weekend. Events include Ceilidhs, Workshops, Sessions, Singarounds and Family events. There is also a Tradition Bearers Concert highlighting the rich singing tradition of Scotland and the British Isles. On the lighter side, the Festival also hosts the World Paper 'n' Comb Championships and the unique Aqua Ceilidh in the outdoor Art Deco swimming pool.