Major events for visitors and locals alike

Why not plan your next break “Doon the Watter” to coincide with one of our fantastic events?

Dunoon is a wonderful destination for both weekend breaks and longer vacations. The town prides itself on hospitality and we invite visitors to join us at any of the major events we host annually.

There is a mix of sports, music and family focussed events, reflecting the broad appeal of our wee town and the beautiful surrounding countryside.

Upcoming events

Throughout the year

Special events

International Flying Fifteen

14-15th May 2022
We are excited to welcome The Flying Fifteen, a sailing and racing competition happening in several countries around the world on the sea, estuaries and inland waters.

Punk on the Peninsula

2nd-5th June 2022
The weekend festive provides a mix of legendary names from the punk and ska world alongside up and coming bands that are making waves throughout the UK and beyond.

Argyll Rally 2022

24-25th June 2022
Organised by Mull Car Club, the ‘Dunoon Presents Argyll Rally’ is a closed-road asphalt stage event which is the opening round of the KNC Groundworks Scottish Rally Championship.

Dunoon 10k Road Race 2022

6th August 2022
A classic fast and flat 10k road race, out and back on the banks of the beautiful Firth of Clyde with stunning views in every direction.

Doon the Watter Revival

12-13th August 2022
A weekend of Ska, Northern Soul and top drawer Mod bands returns to the Coal Pier in Dunoon. Great bands, even better atmosphere.

Cowal Fringe Festival

25-27th August 2022
A weekend out for the whole family – Dunoon town centre will be full of entertainment!

UK Powerboat Championship

9-11th September 2022
Like F1 on water – this high speed spectacular returns to the Dunoon and the clyde for 2022.

Dunoon Presents Ultra 55k Marathon 2022

Saturday 1st October 2022
Dunoon’s first Ultra trail marathon taking in some of Argyll’s most stunning scenic trails!

Dunoon Dazzles Winterfest

25-26th November 2022
Live Christmas entertainment and attractions for the whole family.

Please note, all events are subject to license and authorisation. Dunoon Presents cannot be held responsible for third party bookings made in advance as dates and times may change subject to authorisation.

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