Shetland Accordion and Fiddle Festival

Now in its 35th year, the festival welcomes over 200 musicians from home and abroad, including full Scottish dance bands, small groups and solo artists, performing concerts and dances in venues...


The 35th Shetland Accordion and Fiddle Festival is being held from 10th – 13th October 2024.

Approximately 60 invited musicians from outwith Shetland, including Full Scottish Dance Bands, smaller groups and solo artistes form the basis of the festival. They are joined by approximately 150 local musicians performing individually or within groups and clubs. The festival is also attended by members of various Scottish traditional dance clubs and attracts traditional music enthusiasts and visitors from all over the world.

The festival consists of concerts and dances held throughout Shetland over the weekend. It showcases visiting and local artistes, who perform to a large number of people at a variety of venues. It also provides opportunities for attendees to take part in traditional Shetland and Scottish dances.


Enjoy code: 749815
Target groups
Elderly, Adult, Youth
External information

Available tickets

10/10 2024 1:00am
Various venues: Shetland SHETLAND ZE1 0TE
Provided by The List