Festivals & Events

Colonsay is proud to host several exciting events and festivals throughout the year. For 2017 we can look forward to the following:


Ceol Cholasa

Colonsay's very own folk music festival

2017 will see Ceol Cholasa's 10th anniversary and we are celebrating with a week-long festival of events. 

11th - 17th September 2017




Colonsay Book Festival

One of the smallest and remote literary events in Britain!

29th & 30th April 2017




Colonsay Festival of Spring

Annual 3 week festival celebrating all that our beautiful island has to offer in Spring. 

1st - 21st May 2017




October Food & Drink Festival

Annual 2 week festival with several fabulous food & drink tastings, workshops and cookery sessions.

14th - 28th October 2017




Colonsay Rugby Festival

A weekend of rugby and more on our beautiful island.

2017 dates TBC