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April 2017

CABARET – GLENBURN HOTEL

April 1 - December 9
The Glenburn Hotel, Mountstuart Rd
Rothesay , Argyll and Bute PA20 9JP United Kingdom
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                 The Glenburn hotel is running a series of Cabaret evenings throughout 2017. See the list below for the artists being covered:         April May June 1st April – Shirley Bassey 6th May – Phil Collins 3rd June – Soul & Motown 8th April – Soul & Motown 13th May – Truly Elton 10th June – Elvis 15th April – Tina Turner 20th May – Bootleg Bee Gees 17th June…

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July 2017
£80

ButeFest 2017

July 28 @ 12:00 pm - July 30 @ 11:55 am
The Meadows Park, Rothesay, + Google Map

28th Jul 2017 - 30th Jul 2017 – A Fabulous Weekend of Music, Food & Fun on the Isle of Bute.  See here for more  details. Come over and be part of the most accessible island Music Festival. A family friendly festival with great music, yummy food, superb drink and best of all, a wonderful setting.  All this on an island 33 miles as the crow flies from Glasgow

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Free

Light Up Bute – Tribute To Disney

July 29 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Guildford Square, 20 Montague St
Rothesay, Argyll and Bute PA20 9DA United Kingdom
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Market at the Pier

July 30 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Rothesay Cabbies Rest, Mid Pier
ROTHESAY, Argyll and Bute PA20 9AB United Kingdom
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Isle of Bute Trust runs a Sunday market on the last Sunday of each month between now and September. Experience the  best of local crafts, food, drink and art  -all right in the centre of Rothesay! Entry is free.

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£3

Bute Open Garden Weekend

July 30 @ 1:00 pm - July 31 @ 5:00 pm
Marlene’s Garden, 1a Broadcroft Lane
Rothesay, Argyll and Bute PA209BA United Kingdom
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Here's a treat for the keen gardener!  A small but delightful hidden cottage garden with an emphasis on wildlife, there is a pond, unusual plantings, fruit and vegetables that are all growing in harmony. All monies raised support the charities sponsored by Scotland's Gardens. Open 1 -5 pm both days. To find it from the centre of Rothesay, proceed up High Street (B881) past the castle on the right till you come to Bussey's Carpet Shop in Broadcroft Lane - park…

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Home Baking-Ballianlay Teas

July 30 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Ballianlay Village Hall, Isle of Bute + Google Map

What is a " Ballianlay Tea?"?  .  For 3 Sundays in the summer,  the fantastic  home bakers of Ballianlay put on an afternoon tea.  It's a super event, and only a few miles from Rothesay.  The prices are excellent too!

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August 2017

CRIME WRITING FESTIVAL – BUTE NOIR

August 4 - August 6
Various Locations on the Island,

This is the second year of Bute Noir, the Island's very own crime writing festival. Meet the authors, understand their motivation, and hear them read their works. Click the icons for more details, or download the programme here. Now, to make this fascinating weekend even more attractive, we have put together a  little competition. You can win £50 of ferry vouchers and two tickets to Myra Duffy's Saturday morning tour - this is a great chance to hear Myra's perspective…

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Free

Rothesay Pavilion Hard Hat Tour

August 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Rothesay Pavilion,

Go behind the scenes at the Pavilion refurbishment.  All tours must be booked via Ann Russell ann@rothesaypavilion.co.uk

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£29

Isle of Bute Golf Bonanza

August 11 - August 13
Various Locations on the Island,

Make a weekend of it to play 54 holes over the two courses. Prizes galore, and all for under £30. August 11th: Rothesay GC - Seniors Open 3 Age Categories. £10 Entry. Overall prize fund  - £500.00. Extra prizes on the day. August 12th - Rothesay GC - Mclean Cup £10 Entry. Handicap limit 18. 18 Hole strokeplay competition. Overall prize fund of £545.00. August 13th  - Kingarth Open (Bute GC) £9 Entry. Total prize fund - £360 (including £100 first prize).

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Free

Raft Race

August 13 @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Isle of Bute Sailing Club,

The race is undoubtedly now a favourite in the island’s summer calendar.  Come along and enjoy the spectacle.

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£5

Bute Bowling Competition

August 14 - August 19
Various Locations on the Island,

One Island, three bowling clubs, 5 days of fantastic bowling.  Teams can be all gents, all ladies or mixed. Entry for each competition £5 per person. Monday 14 Aug 17 - Rothesay Bowling Club - Triples competition: Winners prize £300. Runners-up £150. Tuesday/Wednesday 15-16 Aug 17. Craigmore Bowling Club. Pairs competition. Winners prize £300. Runners -up £100. Thursday/Friday 16-17 Aug 17. Ardbeg Bowling Club.Singles competition. Winners prize (both gents and ladies) £200. Runner up £100. Saturday 19 Aug 17. Rinks competition.…

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£10

BUTE HIGHLAND GAMES

August 19 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Rothesay Showground, High Street
Rothesay,
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Welcome to Bute Highland Games What better way to indulge yourself in the pure flavour of Scotland than to experience at first hand the magic of a Highland Games set on a beautiful Scottish island? The wonderful and haunting music of pipe bands; the supreme expertise and skill of highland dancers; the prowess and strength of heavy event athletes and wrestlers; the enthusiasm and energy of track runners; the sheer endurance of road race competitors and an opportunity to see…

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Transclyde Music: Claude Bourbon

August 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Craigmore Bowling Club,
£2

BUTE TRAIN ON THE PROM (MODEL RAILWAY ENTHUSIASTS READ ON)!

August 26 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Discovery Centre Rothesay, Victoria St, Rothesay, Isle of Bute
Rothesay, Argyll and Bute PA20 0AP United Kingdom
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The Isle of Bute Trust is bringing a model railway to Bute for the first time in years.  But this is one that  you can sit on…!   The train will be only a couple of hundred of metres from the Market on the Pier on the Sunday. The opening times are 1100 - 1700 on both: 26 & 27 August.     Thomas The Tank Engine meets the Seaside!

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Home Baking – Ballianlay Tea

August 27 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Ballianlay Village Hall, Isle of Bute + Google Map

What is a ” Ballianlay Tea?”?  .  For 3 Sundays in the summer, the  the fantastic  home bakers of Ballianlay put on an afternoon tea.  It’s a super event, and only a few miles from Rothesay.  The prices are excellent too!

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Market at the Pier

August 27 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Rothesay Cabbies Rest, Mid Pier
ROTHESAY, Argyll and Bute PA20 9AB United Kingdom
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Isle of Bute Trust runs a Sunday market on the last Sunday of each month between now and September. Experience the  best of local crafts, food, drink and art  -all right in the centre of Rothesay! Entry is free.

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September 2017

Transclyde Music:Eleanor McAvoy

September 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Craigmore Bowling Club,
NYK

Baird of Bute Awards Dinner

September 8 @ 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
The Victoria Hotel,

Celebrate work of the Baird of Bute Society

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Free

BUTE FESTIVAL OF FLIGHT

September 9 @ 12:00 pm
Ettrick Bay, Argyll and Bute PA20 0QX United Kingdom + Google Map

Commemorate the first powered flight in Scotland - the annual event is back for 2017.

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TBC

TEE IN THE PORT: THE SKUNNERED

September 23 @ 7:30 pm - 11:59 pm
Port Village Hall, Castle St
Port Bannaatyne, Argyll and Bute United Kingdom
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A fantastic September weekend event.

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Market at the Pier

September 24 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Rothesay Cabbies Rest, Mid Pier
ROTHESAY, Argyll and Bute PA20 9AB United Kingdom
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Isle of Bute Trust runs a Sunday market on the last Sunday of each month between now and September. Experience the  best of local crafts, food, drink and art  -all right in the centre of Rothesay! Entry is free.

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Transclyde Music – Junkman’s Choir

September 30 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Craigmore Bowling Club,
October 2017
Free

Rothesay Pavilion Hard Hat Tour

October 10 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Rothesay Pavilion,

Go behind the scenes at the Pavilion refurbishment.  All tours must be booked via Ann Russell ann@rothesaypavilion.co.uk

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Transclyde Music: Des Horsfall

October 14 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Isle of Bute Sailing Club,
November 2017
Free

Light Up Bute – Rock the Prom

November 4 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Rothesay Promenade,

Transclyde Music: Slocam Ramblers

November 4 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Craigmore Bowling Club,
February 2018

Transclyde Music: Anna Coogan

February 3, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Craigmore Bowling Club,
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