List of Events in the Outer Hebrides

This is a list of proposed (and past) events in the Outer Hebrides.

Planning an Event

If you are planning an event, it is recommended that you check to see if it clashes with another event in your area.

Events may be picked up through the various licensing processes; however, If you want your event added to this list, Please complete our register your public event online form.

Please note that we aim to add all public events but reserve the right to not list an event, including some recurring or smaller events.

Please read our Organising a Public Event page to ensure your event goes ahead safely.

We may be in touch if we think the event needs any relevant permissions.

Attending an Event

This list is for information only and does not indicate that an event has any relevant permissions in place or will go ahead. If you plan to attend any event, please check the links (where provided) for the latest information about the event including any registration/ticket process. Please note hyperlinks are not updated after an event so they may not necessarily work for past events.

List of Events 2023

Public Events 2023
Month Event Location Dates/Times
August Carloway Agricultural Show (Opens in a new window or downloads a file) Carloway School Wednesday 2 August 2023 (1:15pm)
August ColourRun Castle Grounds Lews Castle Ground Saturday 5 August 2023 (1pm)
August Tattoo with Tattoo Week 7 - 12 Aug Stornoway - Castle Green Friday 11 August - Saturday 12 August 2023
August 3 Islands Marathon Our Lady of the Isles Statue, South Uist Sunday 13 August 2023 (10am)
September Stramash (Opens in a new window or downloads a file) Stornoway - Willowglen Friday 1 September - Saturday 2 September 2023
September The Heb: Race on the Edge (Opens in a new window or downloads a file) Uist Start Saturday 2 September - Sunday 3 September 2023

Recurring Events

Recurring Events
Event Location When
Lewis Castle Parkrun (Opens in a new window or downloads a file) Near Cuddy Point, Castle Grounds Saturdays at 9:30am
An Lanntair Stornoway Various

Other Information of Interest

List Of Cruise Ships: Cruise Ships 2023 (Stornoway Port Authority) (Opens in a new window or downloads a file)

List of Events through: Esgire (Opens in a new window or downloads a file)