For updated information about all of the events going on in Argyll & The Isles, check out the Explore Argyll events diary, which lists all the festivals, Highland games, sporting events and cultural events that take place throughout the year. On the homepage, if you enter your holiday dates and email address, you'll get a ‘what’s on’ list for your stay sent to you. 

  • Helensburgh & Lomond Real Ale Festival annual event in mid-May. Victoria Halls, Sinclair Street, Helensburgh. One of Scotland's premier real ale festivals. Large selection of the finest Scottish Real Ales accompanied by local music. Discounted entry if you pre-register via the website.
  • Loch Fyne Oysters are holding a series of lunches with a difference at its world famous Oyster Bar Restaurant in Cairndow,on the stunning West Coast.Pick your own oysters, enjoy a cookery course with masterchef Colin Bussey and gorge on a delicious five course taster lunch. Come to A Taste of Loch Fyne  in September.