Nairnshire Challenge

Date: Sunday 26th May 2014

The Nairnshire Challenge is a 31 mile duathlon (13 miles on foot, 18 miles on bike) covering the length of Nairnshire from the highest, most southern point to the most northern point by the sea. The journey begins on tracks across the wilderness of Dava Moor on Cawdor Estate. At Drynachan Lodge participants change over to their bikes and follow a pictureque route on public roads through wooded Nairnshire to the sea shore in Nairn.


Nairn Tennis Open

Date: 13 – 20 July 2014

Tennis Open for all ages attracting players from throughout the country

Farmers Show

Date: 26July 2014

The show is the highlight of the Nairnshire farming society calendar, and is a popular attraction for residents of Nairn, surounding areas and tourists alike. It typically features a range of trade stands, livestock competitions, a craft fair, a food fair and numerous other attractions, The show day is completed by a marquee dance in the evening.


Nairn Highland Games

Date: 16 August 2014

Nairn Highland Games is one of the biggest amatuer gatherings in the north.


Nairn Book and Arts Festival

Date: 2 to 7 September 2014

Nairn Book and Arts Festival is a gathering of well known Authors, Poets, Musicians and Comedians.


Coast to Coast Challenge

Date:  13 September 2014

Endurance Event which starts on Nairn beach and finnishes in Glen Coe. Traversing one of the most famous mountain landscapes in the world by bike, foot and boat.