Local Events 2018

For a full list of What’s On in and around Grantown on Spey see the local Community Website

Grantown Show

Date: August 9, 2018

Location: Heathfield Park

snug-thumbnailAn annual Strathspey Farmer’s Club show at Heathfield Park at the top of town.  Livestock competitions, vintage vehicles, decorated vehicle pageant, childrens races, terrier racing and pets parade.  Also various trade and craft stalls.   In the evening a marquee dance from 10pm with live music.

Thunder in the Glens

Start date: August 24, 2018

End date: August 27, 2018

Location: Aviemore & Grantown on Spey

snug-thumbnailThe main event is held in Aviemore but the bikes ride out from Aviemore and come to Grantown on Spey where the Square is lined with stalls, live music and food galore. Join in this great weekend of Harley fun!

Grantown Highland Games

Date: August 26, 2018

Location: Heathfield Park

snug-thumbnailAnnual Highland Games with all the fun of the fair! Held in Heathfield Park at the top of town all the usual Highland Games will take place along with a fun fair and lots of stalls.

Carve Carrbridge

Date: September 1, 2018

Location: Carrbridge

snug-thumbnailChainsaw carving, pipe band, auction, stalls, food, drink and a great day out in Carrbridge just a 20 minute drive from Grantown on Spey.


Date: September 2, 2018

Location: Grantown on Spey, Square

snug-thumbnailA day of vintage vehicles, stalls and a great day out on our Square here in Grantown. Collectors items and memorabilia including local community groups and their stalls.

Golden Spurtle

Date: October 6, 2018

Location: Carrbridge Village Hall

snug-thumbnailSince 1996 the World Porridge Making Championship has taken place each year in Carrbridge, just a 15 minute drive from Grantown on Spey.  Find out all about it at the Golden Spurtle website

Hogmanay in the Square

Date: December 31, 2018

Location: Grantown on Spey, Square

hogmanayJoin in the wonderful festivities here at Hogmanay. Celebrations start at 10pm on the Square, music, dancing, food and drink stalls with fireworks at the bells – Snug Still Available for 2018/2019!