We look at the dates and details of the biggest and best music festivals in the Highlands for 2021.

The Gathering

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The return of The Gathering will happen at The Northern Meeting Park on the 29th of May, 2021.

The line-up news ,including additions from the rearranged 2020 line-up, can be found here

XpoNorth 2021

With XpoNorth 2020 moved to digital platforms due to COVID-19, plans for 2021 will be announced in due course. Their Facebook page is full of information and support for musicians, artists etc

Details of the digital version of XpoNorth 2020 can be found here.

Woodzstock 2021

Woodzstock 2020 was announced for June the 13th, but has now been rearranged for 9 September 2020. Confirmation of plans for 2021 have not yet been confirmed

Our coverage of Woodzstock can be found here

Belladrum 2021

Belladrum 2021 has been announced for Thursday 29th July to Saturday 31st July 2021. Details about the move from 2020 to 2021 can be found here.

Our coverage including recent line-up announcement of Belladrum can be found here

Jocktoberfest 2021

With no announcement of Jocktoberfest 2020 made, it will be interesting to see when (and if) Jocktoberfest returns.

Our coverage of Jocktoberfest can be found here

Monsterfest 2021

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Monsterfest has been announced to return in November 2020. News on 2021 has yet to be confirmed

Our coverage of the first two festival can be found here.

Have we missed an event? Give us a shout here and we will sort that out.