• 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 Holiday to Orkney!

This unforgettable three-night experience for two adults will take you to the spectacular Orkney Islands where you’ll explore the fascinating Heart of Neolithic Orkney, experience breathtaking natural landscapes, admire traditional craftsmanship and learn about the world-famous whisky.