Diary

The most comprehensive calendar of local events

in Ullapool & District 

JUNE 2019

15 -27 Rural Catalogue Exhibition at the Macphail Centre

15  Ullapool and District Pipe Band: Highland Games

15   Caberfeidh Ceilidh Band, Ullapool village Hall 8 - 11.30pm

18 & 19 & 20 Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

18   Rab Noakes. Ceilidh Place Venue

18   Free Creative Writing at the Community Workshop 2- 4pm

19   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

19   Musical Theatre/Jazz Dance for Adults (13+) Ullapool Village Hall 7-8pm

20    Ranger Event 2-3pm A Wee Walk to Nature: Sunlight, Ullapool

20  Fairtrade Pop Up Shop 11am-1pm Church of Scotland Hall

20   Ullapool and District Junior Pipe Band, Calmac Car Park 7.30pm

21   Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita, music at The Macphail Centre

22   Mosaic Slates in a day at Jan's Studio Elphin 10am-5pm

22   Summer Solstice BBQ, bonfire and ceilidh. Elphin Community Hall

22   Dance Fun Classes for Kids, Ullapool Village Hall

22   Isle Tanara open Day

23   Mahler Players at The Macphail Centre

24   Yes Ullapool & Lochbroom,  Ullapool Village Hall Committee Room 7.30pm

24 & 25   Yoga in the Gallery An Talla Solais Gallery, 6- 7.15 pm

25 & 26 & 27 Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

26   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

26   Ullapool fairtrde group meeting, Ullapool Vilage Hall Commitee room  7.30pm

27   Brogan Beaga Ceilidh  Ullapool Village Hall at 6.30pm

29   Coigach Gathering 2019 Community Hall and Playing Field from 12.30pm

29    Coigach Gathering Dance Achiltibuie Hall 7.30pm onwards

29   Lochbroom Leisure , Ullaspool 25th Anniversary day 10am -4pm

29   Ceilidh at the Seaforth to celebrate ULLASPOOL 8.30pm till late.

29    Craig Robertson at the Arch Inn

30   Loch Beannach, Little Assynt for Insects.  11am Assynt Field Club

JULY 2019

1   Cathy Nardeilo - Pianist at the Macphail Centre

1    Nature Walk along the old route on the south side of Quinag  11am- 2pm

2     Eriska. Ceilidh Place Venue

2   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

3    Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

3  Ullapool Wildlife Watch event to be confirmed

3    Creative Contemporary Dance for adults (13+) Ullapool Village Hall 7-8pm

3   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

4   Ullapool and District Junior Pipe Band, Calmac car park 7.30pm

4    Ian Blackford and Maree Todd, Ceilidh Place venue 7pm

4   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

5    End of School Term - start of holidays!

5   North Sutherland: Botanical Odyssey; NWHighlands Geopark Event 7.30pm at the Rock Stop, Kylesku

5     Moishe's Bagel. Ceilidh Place Venue

6   Boys Dance/Ullapool Youth Dance/Everybody Dance - Classes held in the Macphail Centre

8   Jack Dee at the Macphail Theatre

9     Rachel Hair & Ron Jappy. Ceilidh Place Venue

9   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

10   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

10   Scottish Ballet: Wee Hansel and Gretel at the Macphail Theatre  11am & 1.30pm

10   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

11   Ranger Event. 2-3pm A Wee Walk to Nature: Cloud Watching, Ullapool

11   Ullapool and District Junior Pipe Band Calmac carpark 7.30pm

11    Snuffbox. Ceilidh Place Venue

11   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

12    Bumblebee Identification, Kinlochbervie Hotel 10am - 3pm

13.   Rotary Pier Day

13   NW Highland Writers, Ceilidh Place Parlour 11am-1.30pm

14   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

14   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

15    Legion Scotland Lochbroom meeting 8pm Arch Inn

16   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

17   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

17    Assynt. Ceilidh Place Venue

17   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

18    Ranger Event. 4-5.30pm Food for Free Foraging Walk, River Blackwater, Garve.

18    Ullapool and District Junior Pipe Band Calmac carpark 7.30pm

18   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

19   Can You Catch The Killer - Murder Mystery at the Macphail Theatre

19    Craig Robertson at the Arch Inn

20    Rowing the Minch for MS, Soup and Pudding Lunch, Ullapool Village Hall

21   2 Durnamuck Gardens open 12-5 (Scottish Garden Scheme)

23    McKerron, Brechin, O h'Eadhra. Ceilidh Place Venue

23   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

24    Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

24   Ranger Event. 2-4pm Schools Out! Young Naturalist, Laide

24   Val McDermid with Alan McCredie Ullapool Village Hall

24    Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch

25   Ranger Event. 2-3pm A Wee Walk to Natu Calmac Car park 7.30pm.

25   Ullapool and District Junior Pipe Band

25   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

26   Museum Vintage Machinery Day

27 - 2 Aug Variations Summer School at the Macphail Centre

28   Laxford River for riverside and woodland flowers 11am Assynt Field Club

30    Hannah Rarity Ceilidh Place Venue

30    Ranger Event. 10am-5pm Mountain Life Coul Mor, Coigach

30   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

31   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

31   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

AUGUST 2019

1   Ullapool and District Junior Pipe Band Calmac car park 7.30pm

1   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

2   Golden Eagles & the North West Highlands  NWHGeopark Event 7.30pm at the Rock Stop, Kylesku

3   Lochbroom Sheep Dog Trials, Inverbroom Farm

4   Car Boot Sale at Ullapool Golf Club10am - 2pm.

5   Ullapool and Distirct Junior Pipe Band Calmac car park 7.30pm

6   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

7    Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

7  Routes Quartet, Ceilidh Place Venue

7   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

8    Ranger Event. 11.30-1pm Schools Out! Meet a tree, Lael Forest Garden.

8    Ranger Event. 2-3pm A Wee Walk to Nature: A wander at Lael.

8   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

9    Assynt Highland Games, Lochinver

10   Rowing the Minch for MS

10    Oddballs Day

10   Lapwyng. Ceilidh Place Cafe/Bar

12-16    Holiday Club 10.30-12.30 Church of Scoltand Hall

13    Westward the Light. Ceilidh Place Venue

13   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

14   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

14   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

15   Ullapool and District Junior Pipe Band Calmac car park 7.30pm

15   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

16    Craig Robertson at the Arch Inn

17    Ryan Young & Jenn Butterworth Ceilidh Place Venue

17   Ullapool Flower, Craft & Produce Show 2019, Ullapool Village Hall

20   School reopen for winter term

20   Ruaraidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

21   Ruaraidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

21   Ullapool Wildlife Watch: Fish! 2019 Year of the Salmon

21   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

22   Ranger Event. 2-3pm A Wee Walk to Nature: Maths in Nature, Ullapool

22   Dundonnell House Garden open to the public 2 -5pm  (no  teas)

22    Baile. Ceilidh Place Venue

22   Ullapoool and District Junior Pipe Band Calmac car park 7.30pm

22   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

24    Ullapool Angling Competition & Marine Weekend

25   Fungus Foray at Dundonnell House 11am Assynt Field Club

25    2 Durnamuck Gardens open 12 -5 (Scottish Garden Scheme)

27   Vintage Geological Maps; NWHighlands Geopark Event 2pm at the Rock Stop, Kylesku

27   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

28   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

28   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

29   Ullapool and District Junior Pipe Band Calmac car park 7.30pm

29    Doghouse Roses Ceilidh Place Venue

29   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

29   Ullapool and District Junior Pipoe Band, Calmac car park 7.30pm

31   The Chosen - Dance at the Macphail Theatre

SEPTEMBER 2019

3    Tannara, Ceilidh Place Venue

4    Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

5    Ranger Event. 2-3pm A Wee Walk to Nature: Looking for Fungi, Ullapool

10   Ranger Event. 6.15-8.30 am Seawatch and Sunrise, Mellon Udrigle, Laide

11    Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

12   Poet of the Impossible, magic at The Macphail Centre

14    Elphin Chicken Day Starts at 1pm Elphin Community Hall.

14   Highland Chamber Orchestra at the Macphail Theatre

18   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

18  Ullapool Wildlife Watch Fungi Walk Meet at Lael Forest Gardens car park

19   Ranger event. 2-3pm A Wee Walk to Nature: Collecting Tree Seeds, Ullapool

20   Ranger Event. 1-4pm Wester Ross Green Volunteers Badentarbet Beach Clean, Coigach

21    Ullapool Sprint Triathlon

21   Scottish Opera at the Macphail Theatre

21    Josie Duncan & Pablo Lafuente. Ceilidh Place Venue

22    Traligill Valley Inchnadamph: water courses and caves 11am Assynt Field Club

25   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

27/28 Loopallu

OCTOBER 2019

1   Ranger Event. 12-2pm, Foraging Walk, Isle Martin, Ullapool

4,5,6   Ullapool Guitar Festival 2019

7   Legion Scotland Lochbroom meeting 8pm Arch Inn

10   Ranger Event. 2-3pm A Wee Walk with Nature: Colour Changes in Nature, Ullapool

11   Tibetan Monks at the Macphail Theatre

11    Susie McCabe 'Born Believer' at the Ceilidh Place

12   Coigach Half Marathon starts 1pm from Achiltibuie playing field

15    Ranger Event. 11am-1pm The Salmon's Journey, Rogie Falls, Garve

16   Ranger Event 10am-4.30pm Over the Hill, Dundonnell-Clachan on the Coffin Route, Lochbroom.

19   Ranger Event. 10am-12 noon. Wester Ross Green Volunteers: Ullapool Hill Path Day

21- 25    Senior Feis at the Macphail Centre

24   Ranger Event. 2-3pm A Wee Walk to Nature: How does wildlife cope with winter, Ullapool

30   Ullapool Wildlife Watch Survival !: Games and activities

NOVEMBER 2019

5    Museum soup and sandwich lunch

6    Ranger Event. 11am-3pm Around Loch Kernsary, Poolewe

10    Remembrance Sunday

12    Ranger Event. 4.30-7.30pm Full Moon Walk, Ullapool Hill

14    Ranger Event 2-3pm A Wee Walk to Nature:Feed the Birds, Ullapool

16    Ranger Event 10am-12 Wester Ross Green Volunteers: Riverside Paths, Ullapool

18    Legion Scotland Lochbroom Meeting 8pm Arch Inn

19  Museum soup and sandwich lunch

26   Ranger Event 11am -2pm Tree Walk at Bad an Sgalag, near Gairloch

27  Ullapool Wildlife Watch Trees! National Tree week

28    Ranger Event 2-3pm A Wee Walk to Nature: National Tree Week, Ullapool

30   Rowing the Minch Thank You Ceilidh, Ullapool Village Hall

DECEMBER 2019

3    Museum soup and sandwich lunch

5-8   Christmas Tree Festival at the Church of Scotland

10    Ranger Event. Mountain Life: Inspired by Mountains Gairloch (time tbc)

11    Ranger Event. Mountain Life: Inspired by Mountains Achiltibuie (time tbc)

12    Ranger Event. 2-3pm A Wee Walk to Nature: Festive Plants and Animals, Ullapool

13    Ranger Event. Mountain Life: Inspired by Mountains. Ullapool (time tbc)

15   Service of Nine Lessons and Carols by candlelight 3.30pm St Mary's Church

17    Ranger Event. 11am-1pm Get away from it all! Gruniard Bay.

17  Museum soup and sandwich lunch

18   Santa Float tours Ullapool Village

18  Ullapool Wildlife Watch Christmas presents for nature Meet at Ullapool Library

24   Children's Crib Service 4.30pm at St Mary's Church

24   Midnigth Mass 11.30pm at St Mary's Church

31  Hogmanay Ceilidh Dance, Drams Ceilidh Band, ullapool Village Hall

JANUARY 2020

7    Museum soup and sandwich lunch

18   Ullapool Museum Big Sale

21   Museum soup and sandwich lunch

27   British Legion Lochbroom AGM

FEBRUARY 2020

4    Museum soup and sandwich lunch

18   Museum soup and sandwich lunch

MARCH 2020

3    Museum soup and sandwich lunch

12-15    Ullapool Dance Festival

17   Museum soup and sandwich lunch

MAY 2020

8-10 Ullapool Book Festival