LET’S CIRCUS - BIG TOP VARIETY SHOWS

Thursday to Saturday

HebCelt’s favourite circus is coming home for their only Scottish Shows of 2022!

With an all-star international cast featuring old favourites and brand new acts, expect to be amazed and amused.  Visit The Magpie Big Top for the best family entertainment experience.

Let’s make this festival one to remember. Let’s Circus!

LET’S CIRCUS - COME AND PLAY

Thursday to Saturday


Don’t just watch the circus - BE the circus!  Join the stars of the show to learn all kinds of amazing skills - Trapeze, Acrobatics, Juggling, Plate Spinning, Hula Hoop and more

For kids (and not kids) of all ages!


JIM THE MAGICIAN

Friday and Saturday, from 4 – 7pm

Jim the Magician is back with his unforgettable mind-boggling close-up magic!

Jim has been the resident HebCelt magician since 2012 and has become a firm favourite with festival audiences of all ages.  A full time professional musician, Jim performs at weddings, parties, corporate events and festivals across Scotland.  You are sure to be left wondering and pondering long into the night, look out for his legendary fork trick!  The closer you are the more amazing it is!

GAELIC SONG, RHYMES AND STORYTELLING

Friday and Saturday 3.30pm and 4.30pm

Come along and join us for some songs, rhymes, and a favourite children’s story. Our fun 30-minute sessions will be led by Gaelic early years officers. These sessions are suitable for children aged up to around 5 and all levels of Gaelic welcome, from complete beginner to fluent speaker.

Suitable for pre-school children and their parents/carers



AN LANNTAIR ART TENT

Lewis Chessmen 

Thursday to Saturday

Relax for a while in the Art Tent at the top of the Castle Green.  You can paint your own Lewis Chessman, similar to the 12th century game pieces discovered in Uig in 1831. Use it to play a real game of chess, or join in with a big board game where you make up the rules.    

Fun for all ages led by An Lanntair arts workers.

Look out for face painting, bouncy castle and other fun items for the family in the festival arena