Once you arrive in Orkney it will not take long for you to relax into the local pace of life where there is time to take notice of your surroundings. However don’t let this deceive you. There is always something happening and you can get involved. For a taster of events and festivals in Orkney planned for 2011 please select from the following options to view events from April to August.
- May 7th till end June – Orkney Traditional Music Project hold lunchtime concerts at St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall every Saturday.
- May 17th – Norwegian Constitution Day – Parade – piping, singing and dancing starts from Kirkwall Pier 2.30pm.
- May 26th to 29th – Orkney Folk Festival – Stromness Celebrates traditional and modern folk music performed by local and visiting artists.
For more information on these and other events please click on Visit Orkney.com