Events

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Upcoming Events

Disney’s The Little Mermaid
9th August 2022
In a magical kingdom beneath the sea, the beautiful young mermaid, Ariel, longs to leave her ocean home to be part of the world above… After a chance encounter Ariel, King Triton’s youngest daughter, falls in love with handsome Prince Eric. But the...
02 The Shiel

The Big Night Out – Variety at its Very Best
20th August 2022
THE BIG NIGHT OUT variety show is coming! From the Producers of THE AYRSHIRE LADS! EHP Theatre’s THE BIG NIGHT OUT, celebrates the rebirth of variety. Thanks to shows such as Britain’s Got Talent, variety has seen a surge in popularity in recent years...
01 The Shire

Largs Viking Festival
27th August 2022
Our Festival takes place every year on Largs promenade (last weekend in August - First weekend in September) and draws people from near and far to celebrate the Viking heritage in Largs, notably the Battle of Largs of 1263 which was the scene of the last V...
02 The Shiel

Exodus
9th September 2022
Bold, satirical and uncomfortably funny, Exodus explores systematic deception and the indifference to human suffering.
01 The Shire

The Paul McKenna Band
14th September 2022
The Paul McKenna Band are coming to Kilmarnock for the very first time on Wednesday 14th September 2022! “The best folk band to have come out of Scotland in the last twenty years” New York Times Scotland’s Paul McKenna has long been ranked among our ...
01 The Shire

The Best of UK Fleetwood Mac
15th September 2022
One of the UK's top, and some say most authentic, Fleetwood Mac tribute shows. UK Fleetwood Mac are a high calibre, professional and polished band of experienced and accomplished musicians who have come together to recreate the sound, look, and feel of the...
01 The Shire

Acoustic Beatles and Eagles
17th September 2022
Edinburgh Fringe Award Winning Acoustic Duo :The Boyds perform their 55 minute show of all the best of The Fab Four. - Expect to hear classic songs such as ‘Strawberry Fields, Let it be, All you need is love,Yesterday...’ - Plus the genius of Lenno...
02 The Shiel

Scottish Chamber Orchestra
17th September 2022
From the turmoil of conflict and defiance against oppression – to the blazing flames of joy. Join award-winning Estonian conductor Kristiina Poska and the Scottish Chamber Orchestra for a concert of high drama and deep emotion. It wasn’t Shakespe...
02 The Shiel

Gusztáv Fenyő: Beethoven Cycle
11th September 2022
Gusztáv Fenyő returns for the second half of his eight-concert cycle postponed from 2020 due to Covid19. The cycle celebrates the 250th anniversary of the birth of this creative genius who overcame deafness to produce music that was at times passionate ...
05 The Cumbrae

Following the Lights
8th August 2022
The Following The Lights Exhibition is a unique historical journey around the lighthouses and light vessels of the UK. Highlighting the rich maritime heritage of a bygone age by showcasing a range of historical artefacts including letters, images and signe...
05 The Cumbrae

Foreignfox
29th September 2022
Foreignfox are a four-piece alternative indie folk post rock outfit from Dunfermline in Scotland with sweeping guitars, close to the bone lyrics and huge choruses. They were formed out of a mutual appreciation for bands such as Manchester Orchestra and Bra...
01 The Shire

A Tribute To The Great Crooners
1st October 2022
Colin Scougall Presents A Tribute To The Great Crooners Scotland’s King Of Easy Listening, Colin Scougall, is touring Scotland with a brand new show full of classic songs made famous by the great crooners of the 20th century. The Coatbridge bor...
02 The Shiel

Liz Lochhead's Tartuffe
4th October 2022
RUNNING TIME: 1 HOUR WITH NO INTERVAL Lochhead’s un-P.C. rude & rhyming cut of Moliere's French classic relocated to a Scotch living room of the 1940’s. Conman Tartuffe, with his perfect mark in Orgon, the gullible paterfamilias, is set to ruin them a...
01 The Shire

Crown Ballet - Sleeping Beauty
10th October 2022
Crown Ballet are proud to present the UK Premier of this ballet company from Moldova with their sumptuous ballet production of Sleeping Beauty - the classic story of love and innocence, mystery and magic set to Tchaikovsky’s sublime score. Stunning chore...
01 The Shire

Crown Ballet - Swan Lake
11th October 2022
Crown Ballet are proud to present the UK Premier of this ballet company from Moldova with their glorious production of Swan Lake – the most famous ballet of all time. Swan Lake is one of Tchaikovsky’s best works, featuring some of ballet’s most memor...
01 The Shire

Sweet Caroline
28th October 2022
It’s time for that night out you have been dreaming of! Sweet Caroline - The Ultimate tribute to Neil Diamond. Starring renowned tribute artist Gary Ryan, as seen on ‘Stars in Their Eyes’! The show will take you for one special evening, back to...
02 The Shiel

Abba Tribute
28th October 2022
AWARD WINNING ABBA TRIBUTE ALWAYS A GREAT PARTY NIGHT 
01 The Shire

The Lady and The Poet: Extracts
30th October 2022
This is a live performance of extracts from the play The Lady and The Poet; it will be performed by actors onstage in the street, as part of Ayr's Tamfest 2022
01 The Shire

Some Comedy Yeah! at the Smoking Goat
1st September 2022
Some Comedy Yeah! returns for another dose of free monthly comedy. Get cosy, get intimate and get close to the action with Some Comedy Yeah and LAB Grown Events' free, monthly comedy events in Ayr. Hosted by Ian White, we have three or four comics every ...
01 The Shire

Arran Arts Heritage Trail
8th August 2022
All year round. Find out about Arran's artistic heritage by following our trail around the island. Arran has been and still is a magnet for painters, and craftspeople for centuries. Details on our website.
03 The Arran

Events Throughout the Year

A collection of William Fife designed classic yachts gathering on the Clyde for a week of spectacular racing. Great for shore and on water viewing. The yachts will race from Largs to Dunoon, Rothesay and Tighnabruaich and return to Largs. The Fife Regatta will see a spectacular fleet of famous Fife Yachts return to their birthplace on the Clyde to participate in a unique regatta.


A sea creature trail for the entire family to explore the stunning scenery around Culzean Castle. Follow the wicker sculpture trail to seek out an array of sea creatures. From mesmerising mermaids to dazzling dolphins, what will you discover?