Lochgilphead Celtic & Pictish Festival

Event information

Date: 3 August 2024

Time: 11.00 am - 4.00 pm

Cost: Free

Type: Festival

The annual Lochgilphead Celtic & Pict Festival has been growing in popularity since 2016. An interactive family fun day out on the front green featuring, battle re-enactments, weapons demos, living history, music, crafts and more.

This year’s line-up includes:

  • Music Performances by Medvind from Sweden Dundersmäll – Medvind (youtube.com)and Ancient Music Ireland
  • Re-enactment and displays by Swords of Dalriada, Glasgow Vikings, Rhynie Wifies, Nick Innes & Friends, Rognedga Crafts
  • Displays and Workshop by Macdonald Armouries, Monikie Rock Art, Merlin’s Forge, Jim Glazzard/Asgard, Kilmartin Museum, The Groam Museum
  • Our largest ever craft market including stalls for Rookery Craft Mead and Kilmartin Glen Gin
  • Food & Drink from Polly’s Horsebox Coffee Shop and Rolling Pizza Horsebox

Follow the link for a snapshot of last year’s event.

Lochgilphead Celtic and Pictish Festival 2023 Living History & Craft Fair (youtube.com)

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Lochgilphead Celtic & Pictish Festival – Festival of all things Celtic and Pictish (celtfestargyll.com)

Finally, we are supporting other local groups as part of this year’s exercise. Grateful for any contributions via our crowd funding appeal.

Lochgilphead Celtic & Pictish Festival outreach – a Community crowdfunding project in Lochgilphead by Lochgilphead Celtic & Pictish Festival (crowdfunder.co.uk)