Events

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Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 11:00 am
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 1 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 2:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
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Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 11:00 am
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 3 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
Spin Knit Crochet or Sew – For Arts Sake 1:30 pm
Spin Knit Crochet or Sew – For Arts Sake @ For Arts Sake
Nov 3 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
WeekDay Workshops on Thursday from 1.30 to 3.30 with Maggie Spin Knit Crochet or Sew – come and join in   People of all ages are welcome although if you are under 16 you will need to be accompanied by
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 2:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
Scottish Ornithology Club Talk 7:30 pm
Scottish Ornithology Club Talk @ St Magnus Centre
Nov 3 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Scottish Ornithology Club Talk Join us for a talk on Dippers by Peter Mawby.
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Prize Bingo 7:30 pm
Prize Bingo @ Masonic Hall
Nov 4 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Prize Bingo Venue: Masonic Hall, Kirkwall Time: Eyes down 7.30pm Admission: Entry £2
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Orkney Arts & Crafts Fair 10:00 am
Orkney Arts & Crafts Fair @ Kirkwall Town Hall
Nov 5 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Orkney Arts & Crafts Fair Venue: Kirkwall Town Hall Time: 10am – 4pm
Exhibition: Introducing Moti 10:30 am
Exhibition: Introducing Moti @ Orkney Museum
Nov 5 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
Introducing Móti An exhibition by recent art graduates – Louise Barrington, Susan Boyd, Kristyn Grieve, Mary Grieve, Frances Scott & Sigurd Smith. From 5th November. Venue: Orkney Museum, Kirkwall Time: Mon – Sat 10.30am – 12.30pm & 1.30pm – 5pm
Martinmas Fayre 10:30 am
Martinmas Fayre @ King Street Halls
Nov 5 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Martinmas Fayre Soup, sandwiches, face painting, bottle stall, garden produce, etc. Fun for all the family. Venue: King Street Halls, Kirkwall Time: 10.30am – 1.30pm
Kirkwall Bonfire Night 6:45 pm
Kirkwall Bonfire Night @ Peedie Sea
Nov 5 @ 6:45 pm – 8:15 pm
Kirkwall Bonfire Night Venue: Peedie Sea, Kirkwall Time: Bonfire lit 6.45pm, Kirkwall City Pipe Band 7pm, Fireworks 7.15pm
Kirkwall City Pipe Band 7:00 pm
Kirkwall City Pipe Band @ Pickaquoy
Nov 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Kirkwall City Pipe Band @ Pickaquoy
Bonfire Night Bonfire Night parade, meeting at The Castle 6.30pm. Parade time 7pm.
Live Music – The Braelanders 7:30 pm
Live Music – The Braelanders @ The Royal British Legion
Nov 5 @ 7:30 pm – 12:00 am
Live Music – The Braelanders Venue: Royal British Legion, Kirkwall Admission: £7
Bonfire Night with The Chair, Rocker and Bad Apple 8:00 pm
Bonfire Night with The Chair, Rocker and Bad Apple @ Masonic Hall
Nov 5 @ 8:00 pm – Nov 6 @ 1:00 am
Bonfire Night with The Chair, Rocker and Bad Apple   Booking essential. Please email mariemonty1@hotmail.com to reserve a ticket.
Bonfire Night with The Chair, Rocker and Bad Apple 8:00 pm
Bonfire Night with The Chair, Rocker and Bad Apple @ Masonic Hall
Nov 5 @ 8:00 pm – Nov 6 @ 1:00 am
Musical fireworks with The Chair, Rocker and Bad Apple. Booking essential. Please email mariemonty1@hotmail.com to reserve a ticket.
Live Music – Matt Anderson 10:00 pm
Live Music – Matt Anderson @ The Auld Motorhoose
Nov 5 @ 10:00 pm – Nov 6 @ 1:00 am
Live Music – Matt Anderson Venue: The Auld Motor Hoose, Kirkwall Time: 10pm till late
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Exhibition: Introducing Moti 10:30 am
Exhibition: Introducing Moti @ Orkney Museum
Nov 7 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
Introducing Móti An exhibition by recent art graduates – Louise Barrington, Susan Boyd, Kristyn Grieve, Mary Grieve, Frances Scott & Sigurd Smith. From 5th November. Venue: Orkney Museum, Kirkwall Time: Mon – Sat 10.30am – 12.30pm & 1.30pm – 5pm
OTDA Old Time, Ceilidh and Country Dancing 7:30 pm
OTDA Old Time, Ceilidh and Country Dancing @ St Magnus Centre
Nov 7 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Orkney Traditional Dance Association Old Time, Ceilidh and Country Dancing. Everyone welcome to dance or listen to the music including visitors to Orkney. Under 8’s accompanied by an adult.  
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Exhibition: Introducing Moti 10:30 am
Exhibition: Introducing Moti @ Orkney Museum
Nov 8 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
Introducing Móti An exhibition by recent art graduates – Louise Barrington, Susan Boyd, Kristyn Grieve, Mary Grieve, Frances Scott & Sigurd Smith. From 5th November. Venue: Orkney Museum, Kirkwall Time: Mon – Sat 10.30am – 12.30pm & 1.30pm – 5pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 11:00 am
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 8 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 2:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
Orkney Archaeology Society Talk 7:30 pm
Orkney Archaeology Society Talk @ St Magnus Centre
Nov 8 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Orkney Archaeology Society Talk “The Archaeology of Jutland” A talk by Dr Innes Mccartney. Venue: St Magnus Centre, Kirkwall Time: 7.30pm Admission: Free
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Exhibition: Introducing Moti 10:30 am
Exhibition: Introducing Moti @ Orkney Museum
Nov 9 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
Introducing Móti An exhibition by recent art graduates – Louise Barrington, Susan Boyd, Kristyn Grieve, Mary Grieve, Frances Scott & Sigurd Smith. From 5th November. Venue: Orkney Museum, Kirkwall Time: Mon – Sat 10.30am – 12.30pm & 1.30pm – 5pm
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Exhibition: Introducing Moti 10:30 am
Exhibition: Introducing Moti @ Orkney Museum
Nov 10 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
Introducing Móti An exhibition by recent art graduates – Louise Barrington, Susan Boyd, Kristyn Grieve, Mary Grieve, Frances Scott & Sigurd Smith. From 5th November. Venue: Orkney Museum, Kirkwall Time: Mon – Sat 10.30am – 12.30pm & 1.30pm – 5pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 11:00 am
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 10 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
Spin Knit Crochet or Sew – For Arts Sake 1:30 pm
Spin Knit Crochet or Sew – For Arts Sake @ For Arts Sake
Nov 10 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
WeekDay Workshops on Thursday from 1.30 to 3.30 with Maggie Spin Knit Crochet or Sew – come and join in   People of all ages are welcome although if you are under 16 you will need to be accompanied by
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 2:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
Winter Wine Fair with Kirkness & Gorie 6:00 pm
Winter Wine Fair with Kirkness & Gorie @ Kirkwall Town Hall
Nov 10 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Winter Wine Fair All Welcome, Forty wines to sample in an informal, friendly setting: red, white, dry, sweet, port, champagne and more. Kirkwall Town Hall, Saturday 19th November, 6-8.30pm With samples and treats from local food producers. £7 in advance
Live Music – Liam & Co 7:30 pm
Live Music – Liam & Co @ The Royal British Legion
Nov 10 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Live Music at the Royal British Legion Kirkwall. Contact the branch for more info.
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Exhibition: Introducing Moti 10:30 am
Exhibition: Introducing Moti @ Orkney Museum
Nov 11 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
Introducing Móti An exhibition by recent art graduates – Louise Barrington, Susan Boyd, Kristyn Grieve, Mary Grieve, Frances Scott & Sigurd Smith. From 5th November. Venue: Orkney Museum, Kirkwall Time: Mon – Sat 10.30am – 12.30pm & 1.30pm – 5pm
Remembrance Dinner 7:00 pm
Remembrance Dinner @ The Royal British Legion
Nov 11 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Remembrance Dinner All members (including family & associate) and their partners are cordially invited to attend. Venue: Royal British Legion, Kirkwall Time: TBC Admission: Tickets £10 from the club
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Charities Christmas Bazaar – Voluntary Action Orkney 10:00 am
Charities Christmas Bazaar – Voluntary Action Orkney @ Kirkwall Town Hall
Nov 12 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Charities Christmas Bazaar - Voluntary Action Orkney @ Kirkwall Town Hall | Kirkwall | Scotland | United Kingdom
Christmas crafts and items.    
Exhibition: Introducing Moti 10:30 am
Exhibition: Introducing Moti @ Orkney Museum
Nov 12 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
Introducing Móti An exhibition by recent art graduates – Louise Barrington, Susan Boyd, Kristyn Grieve, Mary Grieve, Frances Scott & Sigurd Smith. From 5th November. Venue: Orkney Museum, Kirkwall Time: Mon – Sat 10.30am – 12.30pm & 1.30pm – 5pm
Saturday Slaughters 2:30 pm
Saturday Slaughters @ Orkney Library & Archive
Nov 12 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Saturday Slaughters @ Orkney Library & Archive | Kirkwall | Scotland | United Kingdom
Come along to discuss this story which is set in Orkney
Live Music – Bad Apple 9:30 pm
Live Music – Bad Apple @ St Ola Hotel, Back Bar.
Nov 12 @ 9:30 pm – 12:00 am
 
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Annual Remembrance Day Parade 10:30 am
Annual Remembrance Day Parade
Nov 13 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Annual Remembrance Day Parade.   From Royal British Legion to St. Magnus Cathedral.
Kirkwall City Pipe Band 10:30 am
Kirkwall City Pipe Band @ Legion/Cathedral
Nov 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Kirkwall City Pipe Band @ Legion/Cathedral
Remembrance Sunday Remembrance Sunday parade, meeting at the Legion 10am. Parade time 10.30am.
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Exhibition: Introducing Moti 10:30 am
Exhibition: Introducing Moti @ Orkney Museum
Nov 14 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
Introducing Móti An exhibition by recent art graduates – Louise Barrington, Susan Boyd, Kristyn Grieve, Mary Grieve, Frances Scott & Sigurd Smith. From 5th November. Venue: Orkney Museum, Kirkwall Time: Mon – Sat 10.30am – 12.30pm & 1.30pm – 5pm
OTDA Old Time, Ceilidh and Country Dancing 7:30 pm
OTDA Old Time, Ceilidh and Country Dancing @ St Magnus Centre
Nov 14 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Orkney Traditional Dance Association Old Time, Ceilidh and Country Dancing. Everyone welcome to dance or listen to the music including visitors to Orkney. Under 8’s accompanied by an adult.  
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Exhibition: Introducing Moti 10:30 am
Exhibition: Introducing Moti @ Orkney Museum
Nov 15 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
Introducing Móti An exhibition by recent art graduates – Louise Barrington, Susan Boyd, Kristyn Grieve, Mary Grieve, Frances Scott & Sigurd Smith. From 5th November. Venue: Orkney Museum, Kirkwall Time: Mon – Sat 10.30am – 12.30pm & 1.30pm – 5pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 11:00 am
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 15 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
Eats’n’Treats – Chilli Night 12:00 pm
Eats’n’Treats – Chilli Night @ Eats'n'Treats
Nov 15 @ 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Eats’n’Treats will be open late with a cosy pot of Chilli ready to warm you up after Shopping.  Bring your own Bottle
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 2:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
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Exhibition: Introducing Moti 10:30 am
Exhibition: Introducing Moti @ Orkney Museum
Nov 16 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
Introducing Móti An exhibition by recent art graduates – Louise Barrington, Susan Boyd, Kristyn Grieve, Mary Grieve, Frances Scott & Sigurd Smith. From 5th November. Venue: Orkney Museum, Kirkwall Time: Mon – Sat 10.30am – 12.30pm & 1.30pm – 5pm
Talk – Orkney Vintage Club – Old Orkney Memorabilia 7:30 pm
Talk – Orkney Vintage Club – Old Orkney Memorabilia @ King Street Halls
Nov 16 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Orkney Vintage Club Talk A talk by Neil Leask – Old Orkney Memorabilia Venue: King Street Halls, Kirkwall Time: 7.30pm
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Exhibition: Introducing Moti 10:30 am
Exhibition: Introducing Moti @ Orkney Museum
Nov 17 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
Introducing Móti An exhibition by recent art graduates – Louise Barrington, Susan Boyd, Kristyn Grieve, Mary Grieve, Frances Scott & Sigurd Smith. From 5th November. Venue: Orkney Museum, Kirkwall Time: Mon – Sat 10.30am – 12.30pm & 1.30pm – 5pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 11:00 am
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
Spin Knit Crochet or Sew – For Arts Sake 1:30 pm
Spin Knit Crochet or Sew – For Arts Sake @ For Arts Sake
Nov 17 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
WeekDay Workshops on Thursday from 1.30 to 3.30 with Maggie Spin Knit Crochet or Sew – come and join in   People of all ages are welcome although if you are under 16 you will need to be accompanied by
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 2:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
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Exhibition: Introducing Moti 10:30 am
Exhibition: Introducing Moti @ Orkney Museum
Nov 18 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
Introducing Móti An exhibition by recent art graduates – Louise Barrington, Susan Boyd, Kristyn Grieve, Mary Grieve, Frances Scott & Sigurd Smith. From 5th November. Venue: Orkney Museum, Kirkwall Time: Mon – Sat 10.30am – 12.30pm & 1.30pm – 5pm
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Kick-Start Your Christmas
Kick-Start Your Christmas @ Kirkwall Town Centre
Nov 19 all-day
Kick-Start Your Christmas @ Kirkwall Town Centre
Five independent Kirkwall fashion stores invite you to kick-start your Christmas shopping this Saturday, the 19th, with a range of unmissable offers and discounts.. Klaize will be showing lots of new party wear, and giving you a glass of bubbly
Fashion Day 10:00 am
Fashion Day @ Kirkwall Town Centre
Nov 19 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Pop along to some of the Independent Fashion Clothing Stores on 19th November to see new stock, give things a try and find something special.   Klaize, Starlings,Judith Glue, the Longship and Kirsteen Stewart will be taking part.
Exhibition: Introducing Moti 10:30 am
Exhibition: Introducing Moti @ Orkney Museum
Nov 19 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
Introducing Móti An exhibition by recent art graduates – Louise Barrington, Susan Boyd, Kristyn Grieve, Mary Grieve, Frances Scott & Sigurd Smith. From 5th November. Venue: Orkney Museum, Kirkwall Time: Mon – Sat 10.30am – 12.30pm & 1.30pm – 5pm
Saturday Book Club 2:30 pm
Saturday Book Club @ Orkney Library & Archive
Nov 19 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Saturday Book Club @ Orkney Library & Archive | Kirkwall | Scotland | United Kingdom
Come along to discuss this story set in Orkney by a local author
Mayfield Singers – ‘Take him, earth, for cherishing’ 7:30 pm
Mayfield Singers – ‘Take him, earth, for cherishing’ @ St Magnus Centre
Nov 19 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Mayfield Singers ‘Take him, earth, for cherishing’   An evening of winter warmth and remembrance. Featuring advent and winter music in fond memory of Michael Lee, with music by Bach, Howells, McGregor (and even a little Disney…) Mulled wine and
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Exhibition: Introducing Moti 10:30 am
Exhibition: Introducing Moti @ Orkney Museum
Nov 21 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
Introducing Móti An exhibition by recent art graduates – Louise Barrington, Susan Boyd, Kristyn Grieve, Mary Grieve, Frances Scott & Sigurd Smith. From 5th November. Venue: Orkney Museum, Kirkwall Time: Mon – Sat 10.30am – 12.30pm & 1.30pm – 5pm
OTDA Old Time, Ceilidh and Country Dancing 7:30 pm
OTDA Old Time, Ceilidh and Country Dancing @ St Magnus Centre
Nov 21 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Orkney Traditional Dance Association Old Time, Ceilidh and Country Dancing. Everyone welcome to dance or listen to the music including visitors to Orkney. Under 8’s accompanied by an adult.  
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Christmas Exhibition 10:00 am
Christmas Exhibition @ Customs House, Grooves
Nov 22 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
 
Exhibition: Introducing Moti 10:30 am
Exhibition: Introducing Moti @ Orkney Museum
Nov 22 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
Introducing Móti An exhibition by recent art graduates – Louise Barrington, Susan Boyd, Kristyn Grieve, Mary Grieve, Frances Scott & Sigurd Smith. From 5th November. Venue: Orkney Museum, Kirkwall Time: Mon – Sat 10.30am – 12.30pm & 1.30pm – 5pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 11:00 am
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 2:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
RSPB Orkney – Eagles to Little Terns 7:30 pm
RSPB Orkney – Eagles to Little Terns @ St Magnus Centre
Nov 22 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Meet RSPB staff to hear the latest news about Hoy’s white-tailed eagles, Orkney’s seabirds, and a project in which local children helped protect little terns. The evening will also include the AGM of the RSPB Orkney local group. All welcome.
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Christmas Exhibition 10:00 am
Christmas Exhibition @ Customs House, Grooves
Nov 23 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
 
Exhibition: Introducing Moti 10:30 am
Exhibition: Introducing Moti @ Orkney Museum
Nov 23 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
Introducing Móti An exhibition by recent art graduates – Louise Barrington, Susan Boyd, Kristyn Grieve, Mary Grieve, Frances Scott & Sigurd Smith. From 5th November. Venue: Orkney Museum, Kirkwall Time: Mon – Sat 10.30am – 12.30pm & 1.30pm – 5pm
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Christmas Exhibition 10:00 am
Christmas Exhibition @ Customs House, Grooves
Nov 24 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
 
Exhibition: Introducing Moti 10:30 am
Exhibition: Introducing Moti @ Orkney Museum
Nov 24 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
Introducing Móti An exhibition by recent art graduates – Louise Barrington, Susan Boyd, Kristyn Grieve, Mary Grieve, Frances Scott & Sigurd Smith. From 5th November. Venue: Orkney Museum, Kirkwall Time: Mon – Sat 10.30am – 12.30pm & 1.30pm – 5pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 11:00 am
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
Spin Knit Crochet or Sew – For Arts Sake 1:30 pm
Spin Knit Crochet or Sew – For Arts Sake @ For Arts Sake
Nov 24 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
WeekDay Workshops on Thursday from 1.30 to 3.30 with Maggie Spin Knit Crochet or Sew – come and join in   People of all ages are welcome although if you are under 16 you will need to be accompanied by
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 2:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 24 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
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Christmas Exhibition 10:00 am
Christmas Exhibition @ Customs House, Grooves
Nov 25 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
 
Exhibition: Introducing Moti 10:30 am
Exhibition: Introducing Moti @ Orkney Museum
Nov 25 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
Introducing Móti An exhibition by recent art graduates – Louise Barrington, Susan Boyd, Kristyn Grieve, Mary Grieve, Frances Scott & Sigurd Smith. From 5th November. Venue: Orkney Museum, Kirkwall Time: Mon – Sat 10.30am – 12.30pm & 1.30pm – 5pm
Prize Bingo 6:30 pm
Prize Bingo @ The Peedie Kirk Hall
Nov 25 @ 6:30 pm
Prize Bingo In aid of Orkney Charitable Trust Venue: The Peedie Kirk Hall, Palace Road, Kirkwall Time: Eyes down 7.30pm doors open 6.30pm
Bannocks & Blood; Ann Cleeves Murder Mystery 7:00 pm
Bannocks & Blood; Ann Cleeves Murder Mystery @ Orkney Library & Archive
Nov 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Bannocks & Blood; Ann Cleeves Murder Mystery @ Orkney Library & Archive | Kirkwall | Scotland | United Kingdom
Friday 25 November 2016: There will be a Shetland Murder Mystery evening starting in the MacGillivray Room at 7.00pm. The Palace Players will perform a play written by ‘Shetland’ creator Ann Cleeves and the audience will try to work out
Cinderella – Pantomime 7:30 pm
Cinderella – Pantomime @ Orkney Theatre
Nov 25 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Kirkwall Arts Club are performing the 2016 pantomime – Cinderella, at the Orkney Theatre. Tickets go onsale 15th October 2016 at Tesco.  
Orkney Field Club Talk 7:30 pm
Orkney Field Club Talk @ King Street Halls
Nov 25 @ 7:30 pm
Orkney Field Club Talk Orkney’s Loch Ness Monster? Dr Sandy Kerr tells a fishy tale about the hunt for the elusive Arctic Char. Venue: King Street Halls, Kirkwall Time: 7.30pm Admission: TBC
Live Music – Jazz at the Reel 8:00 pm
Live Music – Jazz at the Reel @ The Reel
Nov 25 @ 8:00 pm
Jazz at The Reel Featuring music by the Tony Lee Trio Venue: The Reel, Broad St Kirkwall Time: 8pm till late
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Kirkwall BID – Peedie Christmas Trees Launch
Kirkwall BID – Peedie Christmas Trees Launch @ Kirkwall BID area
Nov 26 all-day
Over 70 Peedie Christmas Trees on display in the town centre.  See them daily until Christmas.
Christmas Exhibition 10:00 am
Christmas Exhibition @ Customs House, Grooves
Nov 26 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
 
Farmers Market 10:00 am
Farmers Market @ Masonic Hall
Nov 26 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Farmers Market @ Masonic Hall
FARMERS MARKET, MASONIC HALL, KIRKWALL 10AM – 2PM
Farmers Market 10:00 am
Farmers Market @ Kirkwall Masonic Hall
Nov 26 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
 
Childrens author John Fardell 10:30 am
Childrens author John Fardell @ Orkney Library & Archive
Nov 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Childrens author John Fardell @ Orkney Library & Archive | Kirkwall | Scotland | United Kingdom
Children’s author John Fardell will be in the McGillivray Room with a fun and interactive session aimed at 5 – 12 year olds, which will start at 10.30am. Tickets are not required for this event, just turn up join in
Exhibition: Introducing Moti 10:30 am
Exhibition: Introducing Moti @ Orkney Museum
Nov 26 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
Introducing Móti An exhibition by recent art graduates – Louise Barrington, Susan Boyd, Kristyn Grieve, Mary Grieve, Frances Scott & Sigurd Smith. From 5th November. Venue: Orkney Museum, Kirkwall Time: Mon – Sat 10.30am – 12.30pm & 1.30pm – 5pm
Christmas Fayre 12:00 pm
Christmas Fayre @ Salvation Army Hall
Nov 26 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Christmas Fayre Sales Tables, Home Bakes, Bric-a-Brac Venue: Salvation Army Hall, Junction Road Kirkwall Times: 12pm – 2pm
Cinderella – Pantomime 2:30 pm
Cinderella – Pantomime @ Orkney Theatre
Nov 26 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Kirkwall Arts Club are performing the 2016 pantomime – Cinderella, at the Orkney Theatre. Tickets go onsale 15th October 2016 at Tesco.  
Cinderella – Pantomime 7:30 pm
Cinderella – Pantomime @ Orkney Theatre
Nov 26 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Kirkwall Arts Club are performing the 2016 pantomime – Cinderella, at the Orkney Theatre. Tickets go onsale 15th October 2016 at Tesco.  
Live Music – Johnny Bremner 8:00 pm
Live Music – Johnny Bremner @ The Royal British Legion
Nov 26 @ 8:00 pm – 12:00 am
Live music
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Christmas Trees Now On Sale
Christmas Trees Now On Sale @ Wellpark Garden Centre
Nov 27 all-day
 
Christmas Exhibition 10:00 am
Christmas Exhibition @ Customs House, Grooves
Nov 27 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
 
Christmas Trees Now On Sale 12:00 pm
Christmas Trees Now On Sale @ William Shearer & Sons
Nov 27 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
 
Kirkwall BID – Festive Day Out 12:00 pm
Kirkwall BID – Festive Day Out @ Kirkwall Town Centre
Nov 27 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Festive Day Out   stay tuned for more info
Cinderella – Pantomime 2:30 pm
Cinderella – Pantomime @ Orkney Theatre
Nov 27 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Kirkwall Arts Club are performing the 2016 pantomime – Cinderella, at the Orkney Theatre. Tickets go onsale 15th October 2016 at Tesco.  
Concert of Advent Music 6:30 pm
Concert of Advent Music @ Salvation Army Hall
Nov 27 @ 6:30 pm
Concert of Advent Music Featuring Kirkwall Salvation Army Choir & Band Venue: Salvation Army Hall Junction Road, Kirkwall Time: 6.30pm
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Christmas Exhibition 10:00 am
Christmas Exhibition @ Customs House, Grooves
Nov 28 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
 
OTDA Old Time, Ceilidh and Country Dancing 7:30 pm
OTDA Old Time, Ceilidh and Country Dancing @ St Magnus Centre
Nov 28 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Orkney Traditional Dance Association Old Time, Ceilidh and Country Dancing. Everyone welcome to dance or listen to the music including visitors to Orkney. Under 8’s accompanied by an adult.  
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Christmas Exhibition 10:00 am
Christmas Exhibition @ Customs House, Grooves
Nov 29 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
 
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 11:00 am
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 29 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral 2:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Nov 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs tour of St Magnus Cathedral Venue: St Magnus Cathedral, Kirkwall Time: 11am & 2pm Admission: £7.50 Contact: 01856 874894
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Christmas Exhibition 10:00 am
Christmas Exhibition @ Customs House, Grooves
Nov 30 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
 
Live Music – Belt Hid Oot – Album Launch 6:30 pm
Live Music – Belt Hid Oot – Album Launch @ King Street Halls
Nov 30 @ 6:30 pm
Belt Hid Oot Album Launch Belt Hid Oot is a group of young musicians from the West Mainland. Support by Kenny Ritch Snr Venue: King St Halls, Kirkwall Time: 7pm, doors open 6.30pm
Cinderella – Pantomime 7:30 pm
Cinderella – Pantomime @ Orkney Theatre
Nov 30 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Kirkwall Arts Club are performing the 2016 pantomime – Cinderella, at the Orkney Theatre. Tickets go onsale 15th October 2016 at Tesco.