Upcoming Events in Lamlash

Tiderays – LIVE!
Sunday 01.03.2020 4 pm – 6 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
Initially, Tiderays went down more of a folk route that’s developed to give Tiderays more of a rock edge. Melodic rock with a folk tinge.
More info at PHT’s website.

Mess o’ Blues – LIVE!
Saturday 07.03.2020 9:00 pm – 11:59 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
Bringing together influences from Rory Gallagher and Van Morrison through to Alex Harvey, Maggie Bell and Frankie Miller , Mess o’ Blues play with the heartiness of an Irish stew and the spice of a Scottish haggis.
More info at PHT’s website.

Mess o’ Blues – LIVE!
Sunday 08.03.2020 4 pm – 6 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
Bringing together influences from Rory Gallagher and Van Morrison through to Alex Harvey, Maggie Bell and Frankie Miller , Mess o’ Blues play with the heartiness of an Irish stew and the spice of a Scottish haggis.
More info at PHT’s website.

Vegan weekend at the Pierhead Tavern (PHT)
Although sadly the Vegan festival is not running we still have this lovely dinner going ahead – please book in advance if you can. Our full menu is also available.
Menu available 12pm Saturday 14th March – 9pm Sunday 16th March

ARRAN VEGFEST – Vegan Food and Inspiring Talks
Postponed – new date tbc! More information on the ARRAN VEGFEST website.

DOPESICKFLY – LIVE!
Saturday 14.03.2020 9:00 pm – 11:59 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
The lyrically explosive, musically diverse, Funk Rock Hybrid with a Hip-Pop twist known as DOPESICKFLY emanate an upbeat feel good vibe.
More info at PHT’s website.

LAURA SILVERSTONE – LIVE!
Sunday 15.03.2020 4 pm – 6 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
Based in Edinburgh, Scotland, Laura Silverstone has been a composer and songwriter since the age of 13. At 21 years old, she is at the moment recording her first solo studio album, in which she experiments with styles from space rock and advant-garde to folk and classic rock.
More info at PHT’s website.

Postcards – LIVE!
Saturday 21.03.2020 9:00 pm – 11:59 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
Specialising in re-interpretations of 80s indie, post punk & alternative music
More info at PHT’s website.

Scott Macdonald- LIVE!
Sunday 22.03.2020 4 pm – 6 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
Scott Macdonald is a Glasgow based singer/songwriter who’s Inspiration is from artists such as Neil Young, John Martyn and Mike Scott.
More info at PHT’s website.

Blue Milk – LIVE!
Saturday 28.03.2020 9:00 pm – 11:59 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
Glasgow-based Blue Milk are a one-of-a-kind roots group harking back to traditional turn-of-the-century Delta Blues and 60’s – 70’s electric Blues Rock.
More info at PHT’s website.

Blue Milk acoustic- LIVE!
Sunday 29.03.2020 4 pm – 6 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
More info at PHT’s website.


Les Gitanes – LIVE!
Saturday 04.04.2020 9:00pm – 11:59pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
Les Gitanes play Hot Gypsy Jazz in the tradition of Django Reinhardt & the Hot Club Quintet of France. Based on the beautiful Isle of Bute.
More info at PHT’s website.

Les Gitanes – LIVE!
Sunday 05.04.2020 4pm – 6pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
Les Gitanes play Hot Gypsy Jazz in the tradition of Django Reinhardt & the Hot Club Quintet of France. Based on the beautiful Isle of Bute.
More info at PHT’s website.

Curly’s Easter Hunt!
Saturday, April 11, 2020 from 10:30 am to 04:30 pm
Octopus Centre at Old Pavilion, Lamlash, Scotland, United Kingdom, KA27 8LS
Join COAST at the Octopus Centre for their annual Easter Eggstravaganza!
This year, Curly the Octopus has hidden pictures of himself around the grounds and in the centre. Find each picture, record the letter held in his arms and spell out the easter-themed word to win a bag of eggcellent treats! Parents can browse the Octopus Centre whilst children hunt, or sit back and relax with a hot drink or ice cream. No need to book, just turn up on the day to take part! The event is free of charge, however a donation of £2 per child is welcome on the day to help COAST with their ongoing education and outreach work.
Contact: COAST, T: 01770 600 656

The Lyndsey Dolan Band – LIVE!
Saturday 11.04.2020 9:00pm – 11:59pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
Their music is a heady cocktail of blues and country with a generous dash of ‘Glasgow Soul’.
More info at PHT’s website.

Clova- LIVE!
Sunday 12.04.2020 4pm – 6pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
Acousitic 3 piece folk group with mandolin, guitar, fiddle Bodhran & 3 vox playing a mix of covers and original Scottish music form their album.
More info at PHT’s website.

Splinters- LIVE!
Saturday 18.04.2020 9:00pm – 11:59 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
An Ayrshire 4 piece band putting their own stamp on classic & modern tracks from Kate Bush, Blondie, Buzzcocks to The Who, Pink and Radiohead
More info at PHT’s website.

Splinters- LIVE!
Sunday 19.04.2020 4pm – 6pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
An Ayrshire 4 piece band putting their own stamp on classic & modern tracks from Kate Bush, Blondie, Buzzcocks to The Who, Pink and Radiohead
More info at PHT’s website.

Harbour Ankers- LIVE!
Friday 24.04.2020 9:00pm – 11:59 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
Seasoned musicians play ingsongs from the sea plus other foot tapping tunes.
More info at PHT’s website.

Brian Rawson Band – LIVE!
Saturday 25.04.2020 9:00pm – 11:59pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
The Brian Rawson Band have been a staple of the Scottish blues rock scene for a number of years.
More info at PHT’s website.

Old Bohemia – LIVE!
Sunday 26.04.2020 4pm – 6pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
They can be generally found as resident performers in some of the UK’s best loved music venues, playing well known songs of the last 50 years
More info at PHT’s website.


Midnite Hour – LIVE!
Saturday 02.05.2020 9:00 pm – 11:59 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
They perform rock and pop songs, which we feel are a bit special such as covers by Genesis, Supertramp, ELO, Coldplay, The Doors, Santana, Bon Jovi, Police.
More info at PHT’s website.

Midnite Hour – LIVE!
Sunday 03.05.2020 4 pm – 6 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
They perform rock and pop songs, which we feel are a bit special such as covers by Genesis, Supertramp, ELO, Coldplay, The Doors, Santana, Bon Jovi, Police.
More info at PHT’s website.

Dopesickfly – LIVE!
Saturday 09.05.2020 9:00 pm – 11:59 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
The lyrically explosive, musically diverse, Funk Rock Hybrid with a Hip-Pop twist known as DOPESICKFLY emanate an upbeat feel good vibe.
More info at PHT’s website.

Dopesickfly – LIVE!
Sunday 10.05.2020 4 pm – 6 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
The lyrically explosive, musically diverse, Funk Rock Hybrid with a Hip-Pop twist known as DOPESICKFLY emanate an upbeat feel good vibe.
More info at PHT’s website.

Earthbound – LIVE!
Saturday 16.05.2020 9:00 pm – 11:59 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
Earthbound are a professional indie rock band – they play a wicked set list that will get you all singing & dancing.
More info at PHT’s website.

Audioclass Acoustic – LIVE!
Sunday 17.05.2020 4 pm – 6 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
Two top musicians from the band Earthbound join together with keyboard player and singer form Audioclass.
More info at PHT’s website.

Escapade – LIVE!
Saturday 23.05.2020 9:00 pm – 11:59 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
Top musicians led by one of Scotland’s most experienced frontmen – Rab Reilly ESCAPADE have played at everything from school proms to big corporate events & is at The PHT to entertain with lots of favourite covers.
More info at PHT’s website.

Escapade – LIVE!
Sunday 24.05.2020 4 pm – 6 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
Top musicians led by one of Scotland’s most experienced frontmen – Rab Reilly ESCAPADE have played at everything from school proms to big corporate events & is at The PHT to entertain with lots of favourite covers.
More info at PHT’s website.

The Bond- LIVE!
Saturday 30.05.2020 9:00 pm – 11:59 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
More info at PHT’s website.

The Bond- LIVE!
Sunday 31.05.2020 4 pm – 6 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
More info at PHT’s website.


Folky McFolkface – LIVE!
Saturday 06.06.2020 9:00 pm – 11:59 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
Folky MacFolk Face is a Scottish and Irish traditional music four piece band.
More info at PHT’s website.

Folky McFolkface- LIVE!
Sunday 07.06.2020 4 pm – 6 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
Folky MacFolk Face is a Scottish and Irish traditional music four piece band.
More info at PHT’s website.

Lemon Soul – LIVE!
Saturday 13.06.2020 9:00 pm – 11:59 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
a soul band covering classic Motown, Stax and other artists from the 60’s. Guaranteed to get you dancin’ !!
More info at PHT’s website.

Hingin By a Threed and Burnt Down House Bluegrass – LIVE!
Sunday 14.06.2020, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
4pm – 6pm: Hingin by a threed is a Celtic folk band who play Irish, Scottish and American folk music.
6pm – 9pm: Real Bluegrass and True Country from Homer Alaska
More info at PHT’s website.

Blackleaf 40 – LIVE!
Saturday 20.06.2020 9:00 pm – 11:59 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
Blackleaf 40 are a blues rock band based in Ayrshire. Their mix of original music and classic blues tunes has forged their reputation as a great live band.
More info at PHT’s website.

Blackleaf 40- LIVE!
Sunday 21.06.2020 4 pm – 6 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
Blackleaf 40 are a blues rock band based in Ayrshire. Their mix of original music and classic blues tunes has forged their reputation as a great live band.
More info at PHT’s website.

The George Lindsay Blues Band – LIVE!
Saturday 27.06.2020 9:00 pm – 11:59 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
This three piece play “nuthin’ but the blues” to quote their own calling card. However, the GLB are no one-trick pony, incorporating some rock funk and country genres within their blues framework.
More info at PHT’s website.

The George Lindsay Blues Band- LIVE!
Sunday 28.06.2020 4 pm – 6 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
This three piece play “nuthin’ but the blues” to quote their own calling card. However, the GLB are no one-trick pony, incorporating some rock funk and country genres within their blues framework.
More info at PHT’s website.


Oscar Cordoba Band – LIVE!
Saturday 04.07.2020 9:00 pm – 11:59 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
A heady mix of instrumental rock, jazz, prog, funk and fusion
More info at PHT’s website.

Oscar Cordoba Band- LIVE!
Sunday 05.07.2020 4 pm – 6 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
A heady mix of instrumental rock, jazz, prog, funk and fusion
More info at PHT’s website.

Videostar 80 – LIVE!
Saturday 11.07.2020 9:00 pm – 11:59 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
Video Star’ are a 80s Rock & Pop Duo!..Phenomenal Tribute show with all the classics, costume changes & light show.. Get ready to go Back To The Future!
More info at PHT’s website.

Scott Nicol- LIVE!
Sunday 12.07.2020 4 pm – 6 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
A passionate pop/rock/Americana singer, songwriter and energetic showman from Ayrshire.
More info at PHT’s website.

Dopesickfly – LIVE!
Saturday 18.07.2020 9:00 pm – 11:59 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
The lyrically explosive, musically diverse, Funk Rock Hybrid with a Hip-Pop twist known as DOPESICKFLY emanate an upbeat feel good vibe.
More info at PHT’s website.

Dopesickfly- LIVE!
Sunday 19.07.2020 4 pm – 6 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
The lyrically explosive, musically diverse, Funk Rock Hybrid with a Hip-Pop twist known as DOPESICKFLY emanate an upbeat feel good vibe.
More info at PHT’s website.

Wootown Hillbillies – LIVE!
Saturday 25.07.2020 9:00 pm – 11:59 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
You can expect high-flying bluegrass with tumbling banjo, mandolin and harmonica breaks, all mixed with a smattering of beautiful heartfelt tunes, accompanied by harmonies.
More info at PHT’s website.

Wootown Hillbillies – LIVE!
Sunday 26.07.2020 4 pm – 6 pm, Pier Head Tavern (PHT), Lamlash
You can expect high-flying bluegrass with tumbling banjo, mandolin and harmonica breaks, all mixed with a smattering of beautiful heartfelt tunes, accompanied by harmonies.
More info at PHT’s website.


ARRAN ROCK ‘N’ Blues FESTIVAL
26th – 27th September 2020
20 bands, by the sea, in Lamlash
2020’s Rock’N’ Blues Fest festival is going to be even bigger, larger capacity and is moving dates to the September holiday weekend. This date is particularly important to Arran as it was when music lovers came en-masse in the 1970’s. Tickets – £35
If you’d like to have more info or buy tickets please got to the ARRAN ROCK ‘N’ Blues FESTIVAL website.

Arran Coastal Rowing Club’s 2nd EMERGENCY SERVICES REGATTA
Sunday, 18th October 2020, Lamlash Pier
More info here.

Santa’s Sparkle
Saturday, 21st November, Arran High School, Lamlash
Food – Drink – Entertainment & SANTA!
www.santassparkle.co.uk
Lamlash Improvements can take no responsibility for the accuracy of the above event information. While every effort is taken to keep the information accurate and up to date, Lamlash Improvements is not the promoter of these events (unless otherwise stated on the event list) and has no control over any changes.

Upcoming Events in Arran

Throughout the year Arran is host to many events, activities, festivals, fairs and performances. Please check the Arran Banner, Facebook and posters for other events around the island. Enjoy the variety!

Lamlash with Village Green

Lamlash with Village Green