Events

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12:00 pm Swallows and Amazons – Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre
Swallows and Amazons – Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre
Sep 25 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Swallows and Amazons - Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre | Scotland | United Kingdom
Adaptation of the 1930s novel by English author Arthur Ransome, in which four siblings go on an adventure in the Lake District. Mrs Walker takes her four boisterous children for a summer holiday in the idyllic Lakeland fells while her husband,
3:00 pm Pete’s Dragon – Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre
Pete’s Dragon – Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre
Sep 25 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Pete’s Dragon - Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre | Scotland | United Kingdom
The adventures of an orphaned boy named Pete and his best friend Elliot, who just so happens to be a dragon. After his parents die in a car accident while driving through a large uninhabited forest, toddler Pete is raised
6:00 pm Special Event: Michael Buble – Tour Stop 148 – Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre
Special Event: Michael Buble – Tour Stop 148 – Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre
Sep 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Special Event: Michael Buble – Tour Stop 148 - Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre | Scotland | United Kingdom
Michael Bublé – TOUR STOP 148 presents a front row seat to the superstar’s phenomenally successful sold out To Be Loved Tour, which concluded in 2015 and was seen globally by over two million fans. Filmed for the big screen
10:30 am The Battle of Jutland, Scapa Flow and the War at Sea Exhibition @ Orkney Museum
The Battle of Jutland, Scapa Flow and the War at Sea Exhibition @ Orkney Museum
Sep 26 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
The Battle of Jutland, Scapa Flow and the War at Sea Exhibition Venue: The Orkney Museum, Kirkwall Time: Mon – Sat 10.30am – 5pm Admission: Free
11:00 am Swallows and Amazons – Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre
Swallows and Amazons – Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre
Sep 26 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Swallows and Amazons - Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre | Scotland | United Kingdom
Adaptation of the 1930s novel by English author Arthur Ransome, in which four siblings go on an adventure in the Lake District. Mrs Walker takes her four boisterous children for a summer holiday in the idyllic Lakeland fells while her husband,
7:30 pm OTDA Old Time, Ceilidh and Country Dancing @ St Magnus Centre
OTDA Old Time, Ceilidh and Country Dancing @ St Magnus Centre
Sep 26 @ 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.  
7:30 pm Swallows and Amazons – Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre
Swallows and Amazons – Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre
Sep 26 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Swallows and Amazons - Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre | Scotland | United Kingdom
Adaptation of the 1930s novel by English author Arthur Ransome, in which four siblings go on an adventure in the Lake District. Mrs Walker takes her four boisterous children for a summer holiday in the idyllic Lakeland fells while her husband,
10:30 am The Battle of Jutland, Scapa Flow and the War at Sea Exhibition @ Orkney Museum
The Battle of Jutland, Scapa Flow and the War at Sea Exhibition @ Orkney Museum
Sep 27 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
The Battle of Jutland, Scapa Flow and the War at Sea Exhibition Venue: The Orkney Museum, Kirkwall Time: Mon – Sat 10.30am – 5pm Admission: Free
11:00 am Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Sep 27 @ 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
1:00 pm The Purge: Election Year – Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre
The Purge: Election Year – Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre
Sep 27 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
The Purge: Election Year - Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre | Scotland | United Kingdom
It’s been two years since Leo Barnes stopped himself from a regrettable act of revenge on Purge Night. Now he is head of security for Senator Charlie Roan, a Presidential candidate who has vowed to eliminate the Purge’s annual night
2:00 pm Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Sep 27 @ 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
7:30 pm The Purge: Election Year – Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre
The Purge: Election Year – Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre
Sep 27 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
The Purge: Election Year - Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre | Scotland | United Kingdom
It’s been two years since Leo Barnes stopped himself from a regrettable act of revenge on Purge Night. Now he is head of security for Senator Charlie Roan, a Presidential candidate who has vowed to eliminate the Purge’s annual night
10:30 am The Battle of Jutland, Scapa Flow and the War at Sea Exhibition @ Orkney Museum
The Battle of Jutland, Scapa Flow and the War at Sea Exhibition @ Orkney Museum
Sep 28 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
The Battle of Jutland, Scapa Flow and the War at Sea Exhibition Venue: The Orkney Museum, Kirkwall Time: Mon – Sat 10.30am – 5pm Admission: Free
4:30 pm The Purge: Election Year – Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre
The Purge: Election Year – Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre
Sep 28 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
The Purge: Election Year - Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre | Scotland | United Kingdom
It’s been two years since Leo Barnes stopped himself from a regrettable act of revenge on Purge Night. Now he is head of security for Senator Charlie Roan, a Presidential candidate who has vowed to eliminate the Purge’s annual night
7:00 pm Royal Shakespeare Company: Cymbeline – Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre
Royal Shakespeare Company: Cymbeline – Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre
Sep 28 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Cymbeline is a ruler of a divided Britain. When Innogen, the only living heir, marries her sweetheart in secret, an enraged Cymbeline banishes him. But a powerful figure behind the throne is plotting to seize power and murder them both.
10:30 am The Battle of Jutland, Scapa Flow and the War at Sea Exhibition @ Orkney Museum
The Battle of Jutland, Scapa Flow and the War at Sea Exhibition @ Orkney Museum
Sep 29 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
The Battle of Jutland, Scapa Flow and the War at Sea Exhibition Venue: The Orkney Museum, Kirkwall Time: Mon – Sat 10.30am – 5pm Admission: Free
11:00 am Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Sep 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
1:00 pm Green Room – Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre
Green Room – Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre
Sep 29 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Green Room - Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre | Scotland | United Kingdom
When an unsigned punk band book an impromtu gig at a seedy dive bar frequented by neo-Nazis, they are expecting a tough night. But when they accidentally become witnesses to a murder, the band find themselves trapped in the venue’s
1:30 pm Spin Knit Crochet or Sew – For Arts Sake @ For Arts Sake
Spin Knit Crochet or Sew – For Arts Sake @ For Arts Sake
Sep 29 @ 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
2:00 pm Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Upstairs Tour St Magnus Cathedral @ St Magnus Cathedral
Sep 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
6:30 pm The Purge: Election Year – Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre
The Purge: Election Year – Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre
Sep 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The Purge: Election Year - Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre | Scotland | United Kingdom
It’s been two years since Leo Barnes stopped himself from a regrettable act of revenge on Purge Night. Now he is head of security for Senator Charlie Roan, a Presidential candidate who has vowed to eliminate the Purge’s annual night
8:45 pm Green Room – Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre
Green Room – Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre
Sep 29 @ 8:45 pm – 10:45 pm
Green Room - Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre | Scotland | United Kingdom
When an unsigned punk band book an impromtu gig at a seedy dive bar frequented by neo-Nazis, they are expecting a tough night. But when they accidentally become witnesses to a murder, the band find themselves trapped in the venue’s
10:30 am The Battle of Jutland, Scapa Flow and the War at Sea Exhibition @ Orkney Museum
The Battle of Jutland, Scapa Flow and the War at Sea Exhibition @ Orkney Museum
Sep 30 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm
The Battle of Jutland, Scapa Flow and the War at Sea Exhibition Venue: The Orkney Museum, Kirkwall Time: Mon – Sat 10.30am – 5pm Admission: Free
3:00 pm Sausage Party – Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre
Sausage Party – Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre
Sep 30 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Sausage Party - Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre | Scotland | United Kingdom
A sausage strives to discover the truth about his existence. Life is good for all the food items that occupy the shelves at the local supermarket. Frank the sausage, Brenda the hot dog bun, Teresa Taco and Sammy Bagel Jr.
6:00 pm Fara – Launch Concert @ King Street Halls
Fara – Launch Concert @ King Street Halls
Sep 30 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Fara - Launch Concert @ King Street Halls | Kirkwall | Scotland | United Kingdom
Album launch of ‘Cross The Line’ on 30th September at the King Street Halls with support from Belt Hid Oot!   It’s a FREE but ticketed event so please reserve your tickets!     Book your seats for a fantastic
7:30 pm Sausage Party – Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre
Sausage Party – Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre
Sep 30 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Sausage Party - Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre | Scotland | United Kingdom
A sausage strives to discover the truth about his existence. Life is good for all the food items that occupy the shelves at the local supermarket. Frank the sausage, Brenda the hot dog bun, Teresa Taco and Sammy Bagel Jr.
8:00 pm Himmerland – LIVE music @ The Reel
Himmerland – LIVE music @ The Reel
Sep 30 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Himmerland - LIVE music @ The Reel | Kirkwall | Scotland | United Kingdom
HIMMERLAND from Denmark – Touring Scotland, Shetland and Orkney 2016 Himmerland is a group of traveling musicians, each carrying very different life stories and traditions in their rucksacks. We come from different regions of Denmark – Bornholm (an island in
10:30 am Autumn Fayre @ Kirkwall Town Hall
Autumn Fayre @ Kirkwall Town Hall
Oct 1 @ 10:30 am – 3:00 pm
Local Crafts & Businesses
11:30 am Soup & Sandwich Lunch @ St Magnus Centre
Soup & Sandwich Lunch @ St Magnus Centre
Oct 1 @ 11:30 am – 2:30 pm
In aid of Cancer Research, All welcome
1:00 pm Blinky Bill: The Movie – Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre
Blinky Bill: The Movie – Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre
Oct 1 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Blinky Bill: The Movie - Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre | Scotland | United Kingdom
An adventurous young koala embarks on a journey across the wild and dangerous Australian outback, and discovers that there is more to being a hero than meets the eye. Clever and mischievous, but at times rash and unrealistic, Blinky is
6:00 pm Sausage Party – Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre
Sausage Party – Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre
Oct 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sausage Party - Phoenix Cinema @ The Pickaquoy Centre | Scotland | United Kingdom
A sausage strives to discover the truth about his existence. Life is good for all the food items that occupy the shelves at the local supermarket. Frank the sausage, Brenda the hot dog bun, Teresa Taco and Sammy Bagel Jr.