Diary

The most comprehensive calendar of local events

in Ullapool & District 

JULY 2019

19   Can You Catch The Killer - Murder Mystery at the Macphail Theatre

19   Craig Robertson at the Arch Inn

20 Rowing the Minch for MS, Soup and Pudding Lunch, Ullapool Village Hall

20   Kevin Fraser 10pm at The Seaforth

21   2 Durnamuck Gardens open 12-5 (Scottish Garden Scheme)

23    McKerron, Brechin, O h'Eadhra. Ceilidh Place Venue

23   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

24    Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

24   Ranger Event. 2-4pm Schools Out! Young Naturalist, Laide

24   Val McDermid with Alan McCredie Ullapool Village Hall

24    Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch

25   Ullapool History Walk, 11am, starts at Ullapool Museum

25   Ranger Event. 2-3pm A Wee Walk to Natu Calmac Car park 7.30pm.

25   Fairtrade Pop-up Shop 11 - 1 Church of Scotland Hall

25   Knockan Crag NNR Open Day  with walks at 12pm and 2pm

25   Marine Protected Areas Drop-in Session, Stornoway  2-8pm

25   Ullapool and District Junior Pipe Band

25   Alister McCulloch Trio at The Ceilidh Place Venue

25   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

26   Vintage Tractor Parade starting at 11.15am

26   Museum Vintage Machinery Day  12 noon Ullapool Village Hall

26   Johnny Cash Duo at The Seaforth 10pm

27 - 2 Aug Variations Summer School at the Macphail Centre

27   Edinburgh Quartet: Bach, Mozart, Beethoven at the Macphail Theatre

27   Willie Campbell10pm at The Seaforth

28   Laxford River for riverside and woodland flowers 11am Assynt Field Club

29   Taichi session, Macphail Theatre. 6 - 7.30pm, everyone welcome

30   Qigong session, Macphail Centre 5.45 - 6.45pm, everyone welcome

30    Hannah Rarity Ceilidh Place Venue

30    Ranger Event. 10am-5pm Mountain Life: Cul Mor, Coigach

30   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

31   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

31   Knockan Crag Walk at 3pm NWHighlands Geopark Event

31   Edinburgh Quartet: Beethoven, Francaix, Dvorak at the Macphail Theatre

31   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

AUGUST 2019

1   Ullapool History Walk, 11am, starts at Ullapool Museum

1   Ullapool and District Junior Pipe Band Calmac car park 7.30pm

1    Kim Richards in concert, Ceilidh Place Venue 8.30pm

1   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

2   Art Workshop Coastal Papier Mache 2-4pm An Talla Solais

2   Kim Richards in concert, Coigach Community Hall 7.30pm

2    City Limits 10pm at The Seaforth

3   Lochbroom Sheep Dog Trials, Inverbroom Farm

3    Chris Henderson 10pm at The Seaforth

4   Car Boot Sale at Ullapool Golf Club10am - 2pm.

5   Taichi session, Macphail Theatre. 6 - 7.30pm, everyone welcome

5   Ullapool and Distirct Junior Pipe Band Calmac car park 7.30pm

6   Qigong session, Macphail Centre, 5.45 - 6.45pm, everyone welcome

6   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

7   Knockan Crag Walk at 10.30am NWHighlands Geopark Event

7   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

7  Routes Quartet, Ceilidh Place Venue

7   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

8   Ullapool History Walk, 11am, starts at Ullapool Museum

8   TMSA Young Trad Tour, Macphail Theatre, Ullapool

8    Ranger Event. 11.30-1pm Schools Out! Meet a tree, Lael Forest Garden.

8    Ranger Event. 2-3pm A Wee Walk to Nature: A wander at Lael.

8   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

8    Johnny Cash Duo 10pm at The Seaforth

9    Assynt Highland Games, Lochinver

9    Sons of the Soil 10pm at The Seaforth

10   Rowing the Minch for MS

10    Oddballs Day

10   Lapwyng. Ceilidh Place Cafe/Bar

10   CallumMacPhail, Sean Cousins 10pm at The Seaforth

12   Map and compass skills.  11 - 2pm.  John Muir Trust event

12   Taichi session, Macphail Theatre. 6 - 7.30pm, everyone welcome

12-16    Holiday Club 10.30-12.30 Church of Scotland Hall

13   Qigong session, Macphail Centre, 5.45 - 6.45pm, everyone welcome

13   Westward the Light. Ceilidh Place Venue

13   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

14   Knockan Crag Walk at 10.30am. NWHighlands Geopark  Event

14   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

14   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

15   Ullapool History Walk, 11am, starts at Ullapool Museum

15   Ullapool and District Junior Pipe Band Calmac car park 7.30pm

15   Dance with Ruairidh Maclean at Coigach Community Hall

15   Johnny Cash Duo at the Seaforth 10pm

16   Keith Robinson at the Seaforth 10pm

16  Craig Robertson at the Arch Inn

17   Great Wilderness Challenge, Poolewe

17    Ryan Young & Jenn Butterworth Ceilidh Place Venue

17   Ullapool Flower, Craft & Produce Show 2019, Ullapool Village Hall

17   Scott Ramsay at The Seaforth 10pm

19   Taichi session, Macphail Theatre. 6 - 7.30pm, everyone welcome

20   School reopen for winter term

20   Qigong session, Macphail Centre, 5.45 - 6.45pm, everyone welcome

20   Ruaraidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

21   Knockan Crag Walk at 3pm NWHighlands Geopark Event

21   Ruaraidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

21   Ullapool Wildlife Watch: Fish! 2019 Year of the Salmon

21   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

21   Ullapool Fairtrade Group meeting 7.30pm Committee Room, Ullapool Village Hall

22   Ullapool History Walk, 11am, starts at Ullapool Museum

22   Ranger Event. 2-3pm A Wee Walk to Nature: Maths in Nature, Ullapool

22   Dundonnell House Garden open to the public 2 -5pm  (no  teas)

22    Baile. Ceilidh Place Venue

22   Ullapoool and District Junior Pipe Band Calmac car park 7.30pm

22   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

23   Soul Feeder at the Seaforth 10pm

24    Ullapool Angling Competition & Marine Weekend

24   The Side at the Seaforth 10pm

25   Fungus Foray at Dundonnell House 11am Assynt Field Club

25    2 Durnamuck Gardens open 12 -5 (Scottish Garden Scheme)

26   Taichi session, Macphail Theatre. 6 - 7.30pm, everyone welcome

27   Vintage Geological Maps; NWHighlands Geopark Event 2pm at the Rock Stop, Kylesku

27  Qigong session, Macphail Centre, 5.45 - 6.45pm, everyone welcome

27   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

28   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

28   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

29   Ullapool History Walk, 11am, starts at Ullapool Museum

29   Ullapool and District Junior Pipe Band Calmac car park 7.30pm

29    Doghouse Roses Ceilidh Place Venue

29   Ruairidh Maclean at the Arch Inn

30   Johnny Cash Duo at the Seaforth 10pm

31   The Chosen - Dance at the Macphail Theatre

31   Kevin Fraser at the Seaforth 10pm

SEPTEMBER 2019

2    Walking in the Wild.  Learn basic survival skills.  11am - 3pm. John Muir Trust event

2    Taichi session, Macphail Theatre. 6 - 7.30pm, everyone welcome

3    Qigong session, Macphail Centre, 5.45 - 6.45pm, everyone welcome

3    Tannara, Ceilidh Place Venue

4    Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

5    Ullapool History Walk, 11am, starts at Ullapool Museum

5    Ranger Event. 2-3pm A Wee Walk to Nature: Looking for Fungi, Ullapool

6   Gareth Bryant at The Seaforth 10pm.

7   Isle Martin Open Day

7   Lazy Jam Duo 10pm at The Seaforth

9   Taichi session, Macphail Theatre. 6 - 7.30pm, everyone welcome

10   Ranger Event. 6.15-8.30 am Seawatch and Sunrise, Mellon Udrigle, Laide

10   Qigong session, Macphail Centre, 5.45 - 6.45pm, everyone welcome

11    Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

12   Ullapool History Walk, 11am, starts at Ullapool Museum

12   Poet of the Impossible, magic at The Macphail Centre

13   Chris Henderson at The Seadforth 10pm

14    Elphin Chicken Day Starts at 1pm Elphin Community Hall.

14   Highland Chamber Orchestra at the Macphail Theatre

14   Andy Duncan at The Seaforth 10pm

16   Taichi session, Macphail Theatre. 6 - 7.30pm, everyone welcome

17   Qigong session, Macphail Centre, 5.45 - 6.45pm, everyone welcome

18   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

18  Ullapool Wildlife Watch Fungi Walk Meet at Lael Forest Gardens car park

19   Ranger event. 2-3pm A Wee Walk to Nature: Collecting Tree Seeds, Ullapool

19   Ullapool History Walk, 11am, starts at Ullapool Museum

20   Ranger Event. 1-4pm Wester Ross Green Volunteers Badentarbet Beach Clean, Coigach

20   Keith Robinson at The Seaforth 10pm

21   Ullapool Sprint Triathlon

21   Scottish Opera at the Macphail Theatre

21   Josie Duncan & Pablo Lafuente. Ceilidh Place Venue

22   Traligill Valley Inchnadamph: water courses and caves 11am Assynt Field Club

23   Taichi session, Macphail Theatre. 6 - 7.30pm, everyone welcome

24   Qigong session, Macphail Centre, 5.45 - 6.45pm, everyone welcome

25   Elphin Craft and Food Market 10am-4pm Elphin Community Hall

27   Willie Campbell at The Seaforth 10pm

27/28 Loopallu

OCTOBER 2019

1   Ranger Event. 12-2pm, Foraging Walk, Isle Martin, Ullapool

1   Qigong session, Macphail Centre, 5.45 - 6.45pm, everyone welcome

4,5,6   Ullapool Guitar Festival 2019

5   Fairtrade 25 year Anniversary Coffee Morning, 10.30am - 12.30pm, Church of Scotland Hall

7   Legion Scotland Lochbroom meeting 8pm Arch Inn

7   Walking in the Wild.  Learn basic survival skills. 11am - 3pmJohn Muir Trust event

7   Taichi session, Macphail Theatre. 6 - 7.30pm, everyone welcome

8   Qigong session, Macphail Centre, 5.45 - 6.45pm, everyone welcome

10   Ranger Event. 2-3pm A Wee Walk with Nature: Colour Changes in Nature, Ullapool

11   Tibetan Monks at the Macphail Theatre

11    Susie McCabe 'Born Believer' at the Ceilidh Place

12   Horse Macdonald, The Ceilidh Place Venue

12   Coigach Half Marathon starts 1pm from Achiltibuie playing field

14   Taichi session, Macphail Theatre. 6 - 7.30pm, everyone welcome

15    Ranger Event. 11am-1pm The Salmon's Journey, Rogie Falls, Garve

15   Qigong session, Macphail Centre, 5.45 - 6.45pm, everyone welcome

16   Ranger Event 10am-4.30pm Over the Hill, Dundonnell-Clachan on the Coffin Route, Lochbroom.

19   Ranger Event. 10am-12 noon. Wester Ross Green Volunteers: Ullapool Hill Path Day

21   Taichi session, Macphail Theatre. 6 - 7.30pm, everyone welcome

21- 25    Senior Feis at the Macphail Centre

22   Ullapool Museum soup and sandwich lunch, Ullapool Village Hall

22   Qigong session, Macphail Centre, 5.45 - 6.45pm, everyone welcome

24   Ranger Event. 2-3pm A Wee Walk to Nature: How does wildlife cope with winter, Ullapool

26   Hallowe'en Fancy Dress Disco in aid of Gino's Cantina 3pm

27   Clocks change

28   Taichi session, Macphail Theatre. 6 - 7.30pm, everyone welcome

29   Qigong session, Macphail Centre, 5.45 - 6.45pm, everyone welcome

30   Ullapool Wildlife Watch Survival !: Games and activities

NOVEMBER 2019

1   Community Bonfire and Fireworks

4   Taichi session, Macphail Theatre. 6 - 7.30pm, everyone welcome

5    Museum soup and sandwich lunch

5    Qigong session, Macphail Centre, 5.45 - 6.45pm, everyone welcome

6    Ranger Event. 11am-3pm Around Loch Kernsary, Poolewe

10    Remembrance Sunday

11   Taichi session, Macphail Theatre. 6 - 7.30pm, everyone welcome

12    Ranger Event. 4.30-7.30pm Full Moon Walk, Ullapool Hill

12    Qigong session, Macphail Centre, 5.45 - 6.45pm, everyone welcome

14    Ranger Event 2-3pm A Wee Walk to Nature:Feed the Birds, Ullapool

16    Ranger Event 10am-12 Wester Ross Green Volunteers: Riverside Paths, Ullapool

18    Legion Scotland Lochbroom Meeting 8pm Arch Inn

19  Museum soup and sandwich lunch

26   Ranger Event 11am -2pm Tree Walk at Bad an Sgalag, near Gairloch

27   Ullapool Wildlife Watch Trees! National Tree week

28    Ranger Event 2-3pm A Wee Walk to Nature: National Tree Week, Ullapool

28    Winter Lights Switch On

29 & 30 & 1 Dec  Winter Weekend Festival

30   Rowing the Minch Thank You Ceilidh, Ullapool Village Hall

DECEMBER 2019

3    Museum soup and sandwich lunch

5-8   Christmas Tree Festival at the Church of Scotland

10    Ranger Event. Mountain Life: Inspired by Mountains Gairloch (time tbc)

11    Ranger Event. Mountain Life: Inspired by Mountains Achiltibuie (time tbc)

12    Ranger Event. 2-3pm A Wee Walk to Nature: Festive Plants and Animals, Ullapool

13    Ranger Event. Mountain Life: Inspired by Mountains. Ullapool (time tbc)

15   Service of Nine Lessons and Carols by candlelight 3.30pm St Mary's Church

17    Ranger Event. 11am-1pm Get away from it all! Gruniard Bay.

17  Museum soup and sandwich lunch

18   Santa Float tours Ullapool Village

18  Ullapool Wildlife Watch Christmas presents for nature Meet at Ullapool Library

24   Children's Crib Service 4.30pm at St Mary's Church

24   Midnigth Mass 11.30pm at St Mary's Church

31  Hogmanay Ceilidh Dance, Drams Ceilidh Band, ullapool Village Hall

JANUARY 2020

 1   The Ceilidh Place Ne'er Day Gig!

7    Museum soup and sandwich lunch

18   Ullapool Museum Big Sale

21   Museum soup and sandwich lunch

27   British Legion Lochbroom AGM

FEBRUARY 2020

4    Museum soup and sandwich lunch

18   Museum soup and sandwich lunch

MARCH 2020

3    Museum soup and sandwich lunch

12-15    Ullapool Dance Festival

17   Museum soup and sandwich lunch

APRIL 2020

10  Joseph Peach and Charlie Grey The Ceilidh Place Venue

11   Rant The ceilidh Place venue

18   Old Blind Dogs The Ceilidh Place Venue

25   Eilidh Shaw and Ross Martin The Ceilidh Place Venue

MAY 2020

8-10 Ullapool Book Festival

16   Jenny Sturgeon The Ceilidh Place Venue

JUNE 2020

11   Karen Marshalsay The Ceilidh Place Venue

JULY 2020

11   Fergus Mccredie Trio THe Ceilidh Place Venue

18   Tim Edey THe Ceilidh Place Venue