North Hop Brings Craft Beers and Festival Fun to Inverness!

Craft beer connoisseurs from across the country will descend on Inverness this August as the city plays host to the first ever North Hop festival! Organisers of the brand new two-day craft beer festival, to be held at Eden Court, say the event looks set to brew up a storm here the August with more than 20 exhibitors, including 10 Scottish breweries,  showcasing more than 50 craft beers and ciders as well as artisan gins and creative cocktails. Live Music at Inverness Beer Festival More Read more [...]
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July #Nessflash: Sports, Games and Getting Active

As the Queen’s Baton Relay heads for Inverness this month to mark the of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow this year, and the city prepares for  July’s #Nessflash event will focus on active pursuits in and around Inverness. Sports, Games and Getting Active The event, which will be held on Twitter and open to all, will kick off at 8.30pm tonight and will feature two questions for participants to answer, followed by a 10 minute “Freestyle” where those with an interest in Inverness Read more [...]
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goNORTH Festival Brings Creative Energy to Inverness

Tomorrow sees Scotland’s leading creative industries festival, goNORTH, set up its stall in Inverness and organisers say it’s shaping up to be the most wide-reaching edition in its 14-year-history. This year’s goNORTH Festival takes place tomorrow (June 4th) and Thursday (June 5th)  at venues across the city. The unique event, which is free for the public to attend, will welcome leading industry players from the fashion, music, gaming, screen, broadcast and publishing  sectors offering Read more [...]
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June #Nessflash Info: Fun, Festivals and Highland Flings!

Today, Monday June 2nd, marks the third #Nessflash event on Twitter – and we are inviting YOU to join us from 8.30pm to celebrate all that makes our Inverness and Loch Ness great! #Nessflash is an opportunity for individuals, businesses and organisations with an interest in Inverness/Loch Ness to come together online and share their thoughts about, and experiences of, the area. A theme and questions are provided to inspire participation in the half-hour tweeting session and get enthusiasm fired Read more [...]
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Happyness Comedy Fest Bringing Funny Back to the Heart of the Highlands

The streets of Inverness will be echoing to the sound of titters, guffaws and big belly laughs at the end of the week, as the city once again plays host to top comedians as part of the Happyness Inverness Comedy festival. The four-day festival, organised by Edinburgh Comedy legends Gilded Balloon, runs from Thursday May 22nd to Sunday May 25th and offers something for everyone with a wide range of comic styles and comeday stylings taking place at venues across the area. Fun Packed Programme for Read more [...]
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May #Nessflash Info: Holidays in the Heart of the Highlands

This Monday, May 5th will see the second ever #Nessflash event taking place on Twitter, albeit at the slightly earlier time of 8.30pm (due to feedback received after the first event last month.) The event is an opportunity for everyone with an interest in Inverness to come together online and share their thoughts about, and experiences of, the area. A theme and questions are provided to help kick off the half-hour tweeting session and get enthusiasm fired up for Inverness and Loch Ness. May Read more [...]
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April #Nessflash Info: Home, Heritage and Tartan Hearts

In case you missed our announcement, Monday April 7th will be the first ever #Nessflash event on Twitter, using the popular social media site to help promote all the very best of Inverness. As we are introducing #Nessflash in The Year of Homecoming 2014, during the month of April, which is celebrated as Scottish Heritage Month by our friends and family across the Atlantic, it seemed only right that the first every event should have a strong Scottish flavour. April #Nessflash Theme With this Read more [...]
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#Nessflash is coming!

Do you think the Inverness area is great? Want to tell the world about everything that is going on in and around the city in the Highlands? Well here is your chance - #Nessflash is coming. What is #Nessflash? #Nessflash is an opportunity for Inverness area residents, businesses, organisations, and admirers to share their love of our city and surrounds on social media, in a coordinated Twitter event running for half an hour on the first Monday of every month from 8.30-9pm (time edited after Read more [...]
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Record Number of Entries for 30th Inverness Half Marathon

This year’s Global Energy Inverness ½ Marathon has attracted a record number of entries this weekend, as the popular Highland event celebrate its 30th anniversary. Over 3500 runners will line up to start one of three races today – the Inverness ½ Marathon, 5K Team Attack or 5K Fun Run – in what promises to be an exciting day of racing. A quality field of runners promises a tight battle for the titles and prize money, with some competitors travelling from as far afield as Australia as Read more [...]
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Inverness to Honour Burns With Displays, Drama and Dance

INVERNESS will be the venue for “Haggis, hilarity and heaps of Burns-inspired fun” this weekend as the Highland capital honours Scotland’s Bard in inimitable style. Inverness residents and visitors are being invitied to join in an exciting celebration of the Life of Burns taking place across the city on Saturday January 25th from 6.45pm. Burns Night Celebrations in Inverness Organised by Eden Court CREATIVE, the event will kick off in Falcon Square with the Hilarious Haggis Highland Read more [...]
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