• Orkney Folk Festival - image by Sean Purser

Culture & Events

With many things to see and do you’ll not want to miss out!

There’s always something happening in Orkney, from festivals, concerts, and exhibitions, to community events and celebrations. You’ll find plenty to occupy your days here, all year round.

Take a look at our events calendar and get those dates in your diary!

Win a Three-Night Break to Orkney

This unforgettable three-night experience for two adults will take you to the spectacular Orkney Islands where you’ll follow in the footsteps of mighty Viking rulers, learn about wartime heritage during two world wars, experience breathtaking natural landscapes, and explore the picturesque town of Stromness.