Annual Events

Each year Grantown-on-Spey hosts a number of annual events. This page features some of the highlights for this year



Festive Lights Switch On

Date: November 29, 2019

Time: 4.30pm-5.30pm

Location: Grantown-on-Spey, Square & High Street

festive-lightsAndy Williams described the festive season as the most wonderful time of the year, which is certainly true in Grantown-on-Spey.. Grantown-on-Spey boasts an impressive display of lights strung above the high street and sparkling in the trees, the season is officially kicked off on the 29th November at 4.30pm in the Town Square, with the switch on of the Christmas lights.

Torchlight Procession

Date: December 23, 2019

Time: 7.00pm for 7.30pm

Location: Grantown-on-Spey, Square & High Street

gosStarting at the very bottom of the High Street near the Craiglynne Hotel the annual Torchlight procession is led by Santa and his Reindeer up to the Square for carols and refreshments.

Hogmanay in the Square

Date: December 31, 2019

Time: 23:00 - 01:00

Location: Grantown-on-Spey, Square

hogmanay, grantown on spey

Bring in the New Year in style with a street party to rival the biggest in the UK.

Every Hogmanay Grantown-on-Spey hosts its legendary New Year’s party with live music and Highland dancing.


Date: September 6, 2020

Time: 9.00am - 4.00pm

Location: Grantown-on-Spey, Town Square & High Street

mmWith hundreds of cars on display, Motormania is a fantastic day out and a petrol heads heaven. With everything from classic tractors to modern hot hatches you’re bound to find something of interest.

With a range of stalls and traders in attendance, as well as street performances, Motormania is the perfect family day out.

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