Festival Overview

Mull of Kintyre Music Festival 2023

16th – 20th August

Line-Up and events to be confirmed.


The 2022 event schedule was: 

Tuesday 16th and Wednesday 17th 

Mull of Kintyre Music Festival Heritage Trail Walks
Hear Campbeltown’s history on a waterfront walk.

During the week there will be MOK Fest whisky and gin tours of Glen Scotia, Springbank and Beinn an Tuirc Distillery’s.

Wed 17th August

Beinn an Tuirc Festival Gaelic Concert (£10)
Argyll Hotel, Campbeltown – Doors 7.00pm

Musicians: Calum Alex MacMillan with Ross Martin, Iain MacPherson, Tarbert Gaelic Choir with many more TBC

The Argyll Hotel turns into an old fashioned ceilidh house with great tunes, stories, songs and fantastic chorus singing.  

Thursday 18th August

Young Folk Night (£8)
Heritage Centre, Campbeltown – Doors 7.00pm
This is a showcase for the young musical talent of South Kintyre.

Friday 19th August

Festival Ceilidh Night (£18 / £9 for children)
Victoria Hall, Campbeltown, Doors 7.30pm 
Ceilidh music at it’s best with performances from the Fiobha Ceilidh Band, Cala, Dalriada Connections Band and Kintyre Schools Pipe Band

Saturday 20th August

Get Afloat with Kintyre Seasports | Dalintober Beach 10am
Come along and watch or join in with a morning of sea sports.
More information available at www.kintyreseasports.co.uk

Festival Parade & Pipe Band Performance 12.30am
A performance by KSPB  followed by the brand new Festival
Parade, everyone is welcome to join in and follow the band up Main St,
along Longrow and up Well Close to Springbank for our Up The Close event.

Up the Close” 1.00pm (Donations welcome)
Springbank, Campbeltown

An open air concert with Gubbed, Jimi Get Your, Funk On, The James McCorkindale School of Dance, The Funky Chicken,
charity and commercial stalls, beer tent plus surprise guests. Licensed event

Saturday Session Venue: Kilbrannan Bar 1.00pm 
An afternoon of music with the MOK Fest mega music session featuring many artists who perform on stage over the weekend and live performances from guest artists

Saturday Traditional Concert (£22)
Heritage Centre, Campbeltown (Doors 7.00pm)
Bands: Aly Bain & Phil Cunningham and Ellie Beaton with Gillie O’Flaherty

Glen Scotia West Coast Rocks Concert in the Vic (£27)
Victoria Hall, Campbeltown, (Doors 7.30pm)

Bands: Elephant Sessions, Trail West and Rhuvaal. 

MC Alison Moffat Leith

Sunday 21st August

Kilkerran Distillery Dalriada Connections Concert (£14 incl sponsors miniature)
Heritage Centre, Campbeltown (Doors 1.30pm)
Artists from across the Pan Celtic world feature in this hugely popular concert.

Bands: Brian McNeill, Ceolta, Scooter Muse + many more TBC

Survivors Night Concert (£22)
Victoria Hall, Campbeltown – Doors 7.30pm
Pop, rock, brass, traditional, pipe band music and much more at this legendary concert.

Bands: Slainte Davaar Allstars, Rhuvaal, FLING, Alex, Archie & Arran McAllister, Session A83 more bands TBC. 

MC Alison Moffat Leith

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