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The main reason for sending you this short letter is to say a huge Thank You to you all for not just making me very proud to promote the music and musicians of Scotland, which I am privileged to do all around the world, but to make me equally proud to be part of such a vibrant music scene within Scotland within which organisations such as Fèis Rois play such an important role, especially for young people.
Ian Smith, Portfolio Manager for Music and IP at Creative Scotland referring to a group of Fèis Rois musicians who performed at Cambridge Folk Festival
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We are currently taking bookings for:


To raise funds towards our wide range of classes and activities we are holding a Grand Prize Draw on 1st May 2017.

Tickets cost £1 and prizes include:

  • 2 nights Dinner, Bed & Breakfast for 2 people at the Cèilidh Place, Ullapool
  • Dinner for 4 people at The Victoria, High St, Dingwall
  • Lunch for 2 people at the Storehouse of Foulis, by Evanton
  • £50 voucher for the Glen Mhor Hotel, Inverness
  • £20 food voucher for the Old Inn, Gairloch
  • £25 voucher for Poyntzfield Herb Nursery, Black Isle, by Dingwall
  • £25 voucher for Sutor Creek, Cromarty
  • Bottle of Glenmorangie 12 year old single malt whisky

Our thanks go to all the above businesses for their generosity and support.

If you would like to help by selling tickets for us please contact our Office Manager, Marion, or call the office on 01349 862600. Ticket stubs need to be returned by 24th April to ensure inclusion in the draw.

As part of our 30th anniversary celebrations in 2016, we have created a short film where 30 people talk about what Fèis Rois means to them. Take a minute to watch it!

Check out upcoming events in our calendar!


Accordion players at the Junior FèisHave you always wanted to play an instrument?

Maybe you already play an instrument and would like the opportunity to play music with other people?

How about developing your Gaelic language skills?

Explore our website to find out about a whole range of exciting opportunities for young people to participate in traditional music, song, dance and drama. We also have the acclaimed Fèis Rois Inbhich for adults who enjoy playing music too!

Teachers - find out how we can support you to create a bespoke programme of traditional music for your school in our schools section.

See About Us for an overview of what goes on at Fèis Rois and see at a glance which of our activities might appeal to you.


Fèis Rois is a registered charity. Although we are generously supported by Creative Scotland, Highland Council and Fèisean nan Gàidheal, we constantly strive to identify additional income to ensure that our activities are affordable to all. If you would like to support our work, you can make a donation quickly and securely online by clicking on the Paypal Donate link below.

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email | t: +44 (0)1349 862 600| f: +44 (0)1349 862600
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Fèis Rois is a company limited by guarantee, registered number SC123137, recognised by the Inland Revenue as a Scottish Charity number SC017647. Web Development - Paul Murray | Design - Lucy Kendra | Photographs - Derek Prescott | Video – Chris Smith
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