Orkney International Science Festival (OISF) has received a funding boost from EventScotland’s National Events Programme (Round 48), which will support events taking place from July to December 2023.
OISF, which runs from 7th to 13th of September and includes in-person and popular online events, is one of 23 public-facing events across 14 Local Authorities in Scotland to have received a share of £277,666.
Paul Bush OBE, Director of Events at VisitScotland, said:
“Our National Events Programme continues to play a crucial role in supporting Scotland’s event sector establish, develop and evolve a far-reaching range of sport and cultural events across the country. Having them in our calendar further strengthens Scotland’s place as the perfect stage for events.
“Events also provide a vital means to generate and distribute additional positive economic, social and cultural impacts across the country throughout the year. They play an important role in our communities, enabling us all to connect, enjoy and share memorable experiences.”
A wide range of events throughout Scotland are being supported.
|Aberdeen Mela – One World Day||27 August|
|Beatson’s Building Supplies Mull Rally||13-15 October|
|Crieff Highland Gathering||20 August|
|Doonhame Festival||21/ 22 July|
|Fringe by the Sea||4-13 Aug|
|Lammermuir Festival||7-18 Sep|
|Leaving Home and Tattoo Metagama||11/12 August|
|Nairn Book & Arts Festival||30 Aug – 3 Sept|
|Oban Winter Festival||17 – 26 Nov|
|Orkney International Science Festival||7 – 13 Sept|
|Paisley Halloween Festival||26 – 28 Oct|
|Party at the Palace||12/ 13 Aug|
|Run the Blades||14 – 16 July|
|Scottish Traditional Boat Festival||30 June – 2 July|
|Scottish Wild Food Festival||16/17 Sept|
|Stirling Science Festival||10 – 14 Oct|
|Stranraer Oyster Festival||15-17 Sep|
|The Black Isle Show||2/3 Aug|
|Tiree Music Festival||7 – 9 July|
|Vogrie Pogrie Community Festival||15-17 Sep|
|Youth Beatz||1/ 2 July|
Click on this link for the OISF programme