- Friday 16th November – PM Sessions in Bars/Hotels across Islay
- Saturday 17th November – AM Workshops (fiddle, whistle, accordion, guitar)
- Saturday 17th November – PM Grand Concert followed by Ceilidh at Bruichladdich Hall
- Sunday 18th November – Lunchtime Sessions in Bars/Hotels across Islay
The festival runs from Friday the 16th November to Sunday the 18th November. The Friday night kicks off at 9pm with sessions across Islay taking place in the Bridgend Hotel, Port Charlotte Hotel and the Islay Hotel with local musicians encouraged to join in.
The Saturday morning will feature workshops for all ages in a range of instruments at Ionad Chaluim Chille Ìle. The workshops will run from 10am to 2.00pm.
The highlight of the weekend will be a grand concert and ceilidh dance in Bruichladdich Hall on the Saturday evening. The concert starts at7.30pm and will showcase the extensive talents of all of the musicians and will be the perfect appetiser for the ceilidh dance that will follow it.
For those with enough energy left there will be a second set of “survivor” sessions at the three hotel venues from 12 noon on Sunday.